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Ganga, Yamuna flow 2m below danger level

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The flood situation improved in the city as the water level of Ganga and Yamuna came down two metres below the danger mark, on Sunday.

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Even as the chaos unleashed by the flooding of rivers Ganga and Yamuna seems to have eased, the trail of destruction of life and property it has left behind seems to be too much for city locals to cope with.

From Kaif to Danish Mujtaba, a legacy of sportspersons from Sangam city

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Kaif was the most successful captain of UP in the Ranji Trophy, as under his leadership the home team won their maiden Ranji Trophy title, beating Bengal in a thriller played at Lucknow in 2006.

TTE shot dead by unidentified miscreants

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A train ticket examiner (TTE) was shot dead by unidentified people at Sherwani Mode under Dhoomanganj police station late on Friday.

Shivpal Yadav visits Allahabad

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At a time when the flood water is receding in the all the affected areas, cabinet minister of the state for Public Works Department (PWD), irrigation, co-operative, flood control, land development & water resources, waste land development, revenue, disaster & rehabilitation, Shivpal Yadav made a hasty visit to the district, on Saturday.

Allahabad HC issues preventive order against arrest of Akhlaq’s family

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The Allahabad high court on Friday issued a preventive order against the arrest of family members of Akhlaq, who was lynched in Dadri, Greater Noida, in September last year following rumours of his possessing and eating beef.

Crisis becomes opportunity for politicians

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Although several NGOs and social organisations have come forward to help flood victims, help has also come from political leaders.

In Ballia, Ganga sets new highest flood level

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In Ballia, the Ganga set a new highest flood level (HFL) by breaching the 60.37m mark, while it was flowing 22cm below the HFL in Ghazipur.

BSP bigwigs to descend on city for Sept 4 rally

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Bahujan Samaj Party national president Mayawati would be addressing a mega divisional level rally on Parade Ground in Allahabad on September 4.

Aerial help for flood-hit areas

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Flood victims have been receiving help through the air too, courtesy the Indian Air Force.

Festive makeover: This Janmashtami, ISKCON's idols don designer wear

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Authorities of the temple are preparing designer outfits for the idols at a cost of Rs 1.5lakh to be taken out in tableaux.

Flood threat still looms on Allahabad

In 5 days

With the city receiving bright sunshine all day through and all thr three rivers, Ganga, Yanuma and Tones, remaining either constant or receding at several points, the district may have a sigh of relief in the next two days. However, both the major rivers are flowing over the danger mark but although there is no substantial increase in the volume of water, district administration is maintaining a constant vigil.

Krishna to wear designer outfits this Janmashtami

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Even as various programms would be held across the country to celebrate Krishna Janamashtami on August 25, idols of Radha-Krishna in the Sangam city would be special. Authorities of ISKCON are preparing designer outfits for the idols of their temple which would be taken on the roads of the city in tableaux.

Allahabad, first dist to launch TB/HIV screening at DMCs

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Faced with the scary prospect of tuberculosis (TB) emerging as the most common opportunistic infection affecting HIV-seropositive individuals, the health department is offering TB/HIV screening facilities at its 61 Designated Microscopic Centres (DMC) in the district.

2 robbers land in police dragnet

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CIC inaugurates RTI workshop

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Chief information commissioner of UP Jawed Usmani addressed a workshop here on Monday where he said the Right to Information Act has changed the working of government.

Prayag: Where streets look like rivulets

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Streets in the Sangam City have turned into rivulets and cars and two-wheelers on roads have been replaced by boats.With Ganga and Yamuna in spate, flood water continues to wreak havoc for residents in.

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