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Indian Railways is going to introduce electronic reservation charts in trains.

Onboard housekeeping service in trains to improve cleanliness

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The Allahabad division of North Central Railway has launched onboard housekeeping service (OBHS) to give impetus to cleanliness in trains.

CM to visit Allahabad on September 2

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Leaders and workers of Samajwadi Party are preparing to accord a red carpet welcome to chief minister Akhilesh Yadav during his visit at Sarwa village in Naini on September 2.

UPPSC exam concludes peacefully

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The two-day Review Officer/Assistant Review Officer (Mains) Examination-2015 conducted by Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) concluded here on Sunday with the completion of essay paper.

Truck staffers association to strike work on September 2

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The UP Indian Oil Truck-Tankers Employees’ Association has decided not to re-fill petrol-diesel tankers and load LPG cylinders on September 2 in protest against non-fixation of minimum wages.

Ancient temple abode of social harmony

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The campus of historic Lord Shiva temple, known as Bhayaharan Nath Dham at Katra Gulab Singh village on the border of Allahabad and Pratapgarh districts, has an ancient Shivlinga of Bhayaharan Nath established by Bhim, after killing demon Bakasur.

‘Barely 5.14% calls made to Allahabad's control room are genuine’

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Of the nearly, 5.41 lakh calls made to the hi-tech police control room in the past three months, only 5.14% (27,245) calls were found to be genuine.

Women to get PM’s health insurance as rakhi gift

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Thousands of women of the city would be covered under Prime Minister’s health and insurance scheme as Rakshabandhan gift by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday.

Seven-judge HC bench shifts lawyer murder case to Rae Bareli

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A seven-judge bench of Allahabad High Court on Friday directed transfer of trial of district court lawyer Nabi Ahmed murder case from Allahabad district court to Rae Bareli district court.

Role of rural women in freedom struggle to be highlighted

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After a gap of 68 years, a treasure trove of documents revealing the way rural women in Allahabad, Faizabad, Pratapgarh along with western UP region took part in the freedom struggle by refusing to pay tax to the British, would now be made public.

HC bench shifts lawyer murder case to Rae Bareli

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A seven-judge bench of Allahabad High Court on Friday directed transfer of trial of district court lawyer Nabi Ahmed murder case from Allahabad district court to Rae Bareli district court. Nabi Ahmad was killed on March 11, allegedly by police sub-inspector Shailendra Singh in district court premises of Allahabad.

Colour of rakhis in consonance with brother’s zodiac sign

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Markets are flooded with designer and stylish rakhis. Many girls are selecting the colour of rakhis in consonance with the brother’s zodiac sign.

Two arrested in 1.60cr loot case

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Two robbers identified as Bhoopinder Mishra alias Bhaiji and Divesh alias Rohit Singh alias Rabit, residents of Chitrakoot and Pratapgarh were arrested near Nawabganj on Thursday. Two pistols and Rs 1.52 lakh in cash were recovered from them.

Missing minor girls found in Manikpur

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A team of Shankargarh police on Thursday found three girls, identified as, Neeta (12), Jugni (9) and Roshni (8), who had escaped to Manikpur on Wednesday evening. All three girls are residents of Shankargarh area.

Naidu releases list, city to get ‘smart’ makeover

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The inclusion of Allahabad in the list of 98 ‘Smart Cities’ announced by Union urban development minister Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday has rekindled the hope among the people here that city’s infrastructure would be developed and its glory would be preserved.

Web portal monitors health projects under NHM

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The web-based monitoring system of Health Management Information System (HMIS) has proved to be an efficient tool to monitor various health projects being run under National Health Mission (NHM) in the city.

Affairs, enmity claim 529 lives in UP

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Love affairs and personal enmity claimed 529 lives in the state last year and termed as prime reasons behind murders. The data of National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) states that 5,150 people were killed due to different causes in the state in 2014.

STF arrests four for smuggling weapons

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The Special Task Force (Allahabad unit) on Wednesday claimed to have busted an inter-state arms’ smuggling racket and arrested four key members of the gang, near Subedarganj, Railway Bridge Road while plotting to dispose of weapons. All the four arrested arms are between age group of 20-26 years.

Girl, cousin jump to death in front of train

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Bodies of a 21-year-old girl, identified as Manjoo, and her cousin, Mahesh Yadav, both residents of Saray Magan (Bahariya), were recovered in mysterious circumstances near Karjan Bridge railway track on Allahabad-Lucknow route on Wednesday morning. Preliminary police investigations indicate suicide.

City’s smart journey to begin with riverfront along Yamuna

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As part of Smart City project, around 1.35 km of riverfront would be developed around Yamuna Bank Road and Arail Ghat by the Allahabad Development Authority (ADA), Irrigation and power departments at a cost of Rs 147.36 crore. Decorative and herbal plants would be planted along the stretch to give the area a serene look.

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