Women take active part in visarjan… and other news

September 14, 2011

Women take active part in visarjan
KANPUR: Women took active part in celebrating 'Ganesh Utsav'. Women social welfare societies had organised Ganpati Utsav at various localities this year. Thousands of women took part in the visarjan processions. They sang and danced all the way to
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PNB holds Mega Recovery Camps for small agricultural loans
Such camps have been organised in Kanpur, Lucknow and Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. “Over the last two months, we have organised such camps at around 20 centres pan-India and at least 15 more such camps would be organised at different places before the
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CCTVs dead on GRP side, working on RPF side
KANPUR: At the RPF section, a well-equipped control room has been dedicated to the security of the station. Equipped with 31 state-of-the-art cameras connected to six screens, the RPF cops keep round-the-clock vigil on the premises.
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Idol lifters wore police uniform to dodge cops
In fact, the police after sharing inputs from Jhansi, Kanpur, Jalaun, and Aurraiya, now claim that at least seven cases of idol lifting have been sorted out. Cops came to know that there were eight notorious gang members operating across the state and
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Ganesh devotee dies in accident
KANPUR: A 25-year-old woman devotee was killed and several other sustained critical wounds after a truck hit the loader on which they were travelling in Maharajpur on Sunday. Alka, wife of Surendra of Rajajipuram Colony in Lucknow was injured.
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Shortage of doctors hits dispensaries meant for poor
KANPUR: The initiative of the authorities to ensure better treatment to the people was hit due to crisis of doctors to run the newly re-opened dispensaries. The dispensaries remained closed on Sunday due to unavailability of doctors.
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Saturday rain keeps Sunday cool
KANPUR:The Saturday afternoon's heavy downpour kept Sunday comparatively cooler. The rainfall recorded in past two days is nearly 15 mm. Meanwhile, the maximum temperature recorded for the day was 31.0 degree Celsius, whereas the minimum temperature
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Anna impact during immersion
KANPUR: The Sunday looked like a mini-Mumbai on Sunday as 526 large and hundreds of small idols of Ganpati were immersed in the Ganga. The entire city had come alive despite. Every locality was under the impact of Ganesh Mahotsava.
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Devotees bid adieu to Ganesha amidst chants of 'Ganpati Bappa Morya'
KANPUR: The ten-day festival of Ganesh Chaturthi came to an end on Sunday. Thousands of devotees participated in Ganpati Visarjan. The cries of 'Ganpati Bappa Morya' reverberated in the air. Thousands of people assembled on the streets to see the idols
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Probe in police brutality: Statements of cops, SP men recorded
Statements of police officers and Samajwadi Party(SP) activists were recorded on Saturday by IG Kanpur range Chandra Prakash who is inquiring into the alleged police brutality on SP protesters on March 9. Earlier, National Human Rights Commission(NHRC)
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IIT Kanpur to monitor pollution in city… and other news

September 13, 2011

IIT Kanpur to monitor pollution in city
PTI, Updated: January 06, 2011 18:50 IST Kanpur: IIT Kanpur will oversee the four monitoring centres that will be established to keep a tab on the air
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New Year Hungama in Kanpur
The youngsters in Kanpur ushered in the New Year with elan at a popular club of the city. The venue too wore a festive look with streamers and lights
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Halted Delhi-Kanpur train service restored after four hours
NEW DELHI: Rail traffic between Kanpur and Delhi, which came to a halt following snapping of overhead wires this morning, was restored after four hours.
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Kanpur-Delhi train services disrupted
NEW DELHI: Train services between Kanpur and Delhi have been completely disrupted since morning after overhead wires snapped near Shikohabad Railway Station
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Divya case: Accused's brother moves application for change of counsel
KANPUR: A new turn took place on Wednesday in Divya case when Indrapal Singh, brother of accused Chandra Pal Singh, moved an application in court seeking to
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Coldwave continues to make life miserable
KANPUR: The cold north-westerly winds from Uttarakhand and adjoining states brought down the day temperature of the city from 15 degree Celsius to 9 degree
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Locals at received end at illegal parking lots
KANPUR: The vehicular traffic has increased manifold in the past couple of decades in the city, while the parking spaces have shrunk.
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High-rise building adding to parking woes
KANPUR: Ensuring proper provisions of parking in high-rise buildings is proving a herculean task for the Kanpur Development Authority (KDA) officials.
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Train engine derails, none injured
KANPUR: A train mishap was averted when the engine of Jhansi-Lucknow Intercity Express derailed at Juhi Yard on Wednesday morning, affecting the movement of
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KNN sets up temporary shelter houses for poor
it has been clearly stated that in six metropolitan cities of the state – Lucknow, Agra, Meerut, Varanasi, Allahabad and Kanpur, – the city development
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Agenda 2011 Uttar Pradesh… and other news

January 7, 2011

Agenda 2011 Uttar Pradesh
The roads within industrial area of Kanpur, Bhadohi, Sahibabad, Ghaziabad and Hapur are in a bad state causing lot of difficulties in the movement of heavy
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Kanpur rape: Cops 'tortured' neighbour
The Kanpur police reportedly kept Munna Lal Lodhi in illegal custody for three days, subjected him to torture to extract a “confession” of sexual abuse of
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Property prices in Kolkata, Lucknow, Kanpur, Patna
Marketupdate: With Kanpur Nagar Nigam set to develop a 25-km stretch as GangaHeritage Zone to keep the river clean between Naramau and Kanpur Cantonment
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Two youths from Kanpur detained… and other news

January 6, 2011

Two youths from Kanpur detained
Two youths have been detained from Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, for questioning in the alleged rape-and-murder case of a 17-year-old girl on New Year's eve in
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CMS reach Chaturvedi cricket semis… and other news

January 5, 2011

CMS reach Chaturvedi cricket semis
City Montessori School (CMS), Kanpur Road defeated Bal Vidya Mandir by six wickets in their quarter-final match of the 13th Avinash Chandra Chaturvedi
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The railway track has divided the city into two parts
KANPUR: The railway track has divided the city into two parts. What is required is a flyover each at Jarib Chowki, Gumti, Rawatpur and Kalyanpur.
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ROB, not removal of track, is the answer: NER
KANPUR: The proposal submitted by the trader's community to scrap off the Anwarganj-Mandhana rail route will be turned down by the Railway Board.
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Tempers soar over Anwarganj-Mandhana rail route
KANPUR: The Kanpur Anwarganj-Mandhana rail route, an 18-km-long stretch that forms part of Izzat Nagar Division of North Eastern Railways, virtually divides
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Two labourers die in accident
KANPUR: Two labourers died when the tractor on which they were travelling overturned. The accident took place under Akbarpur Kotwali police station on
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Man's body recovered from canal
KANPUR: The body of a 24-year-old man, a resident of Ajeetganj Colony in Kidwai Nagar, was recovered from a canal in Shastri Nagar, under the limits of
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Two die in accidents
KANPUR: Two persons, including an 18-year-old girl, studying in class X at Shivaji Inter College, died in separate accidents on Sunday.
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KNN engineer dies in accident
KANPUR: A 43-year-old assistant engineer of Kanpur Nagar Nigam going for a night stroll died when he was hit by a speeding vehicle on Saturday night.
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Dubious distinction for lawyers
KANPUR: The lawyers got the dubious distinction of enjoying leave for almost for five-and-a-half-month in 2010. Out of 365 days, they appeared in the court
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Orissa CM confers award to IIT-Kanpur Prof. Dr Devi Prasad Mishra

Dr Devi Prasad Mishra of IIT Kanpur. Dr. Mishra is working as an Associate Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology,
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CID to probe cops' role in case mess… and other news

January 4, 2011

CID to probe cops' role in case mess
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) will look into whether Kanpur police attempted to botch the case concerning the sodomy and murder of Divya
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8/10 home buyers are unhappy with their purchase: Survey
The survey-covering 28 private sector developers, was conducted in 10 cities, Delhi , Mumbai , Kolkata , Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Patna, Kanpur,
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UP govt transfers 27 IPS officers
The Gorakhpur range IG, PK Tiwari, replaced Agra range IG Vijay Kumar who is asked to join the Kanpur range in the same capacity.
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Divya case: Court releases accused Munna on personal bond
KANPUR: Munna, the accused in the shocking Divya case, was released on personal bond by a city court on Saturday. District judge Sudhir Kumar Saxena ordered
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Parties continue even on day one
KANPUR: People continued to enjoy even on the first day of the year on Saturday. The food joints, restaurants, malls, ice-cream parlours and coffee shops
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IIT-K to make changes in grading system
KANPUR: The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur is all set to change the prevailing grading system and curriculum and also focus on augmenting
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Trains late, flight on time
KANPUR: The foggy weather continues to disrupt the train movement. The worst hit are the trains arriving from New Delhi. Over two dozen trains were running
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Court reopens after a week
KANPUR: Kanpur nagar and dehat district courts reopened on Saturday after a week's winter vacations. Though attendance was thin on the day, those present
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Divya case: Court releases accused Munna on personal bond
KANPUR: Munna, the accused in much publicised Divya case was released on personal bond by the district judge on Saturday. District judge Sudhir Kumar Saxena
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Cops had a busy night
KANPUR: The people welcomed the New Year with `masti' and `dhamal' while the cops were present on the streets on Friday night to check drunken and rash
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Man held with firearms… and other news

January 3, 2011

Man held with firearms
The state Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) and the Kanpur police arrested a man carrying five firearms and cartridges from outside the Kanpur railway station on
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New Year celebrations: Theme parties rock city
KANPUR: Think party and city folks have splendid reasons to let their hair down. And this time when the occasion was to bid farewell to year 2010 and
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Cops intensify security
KANPUR: The police intensified security across the Industrial City on the eve of New Year. According to DIG Mutha Ashok Jain, the police would also keep a
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2010 showered prosperity on industrial units
KANPUR: The Industrial City, which was also known as the Manchester of the East in the past, is reviving its lost glory. The renowned JP Group took over the
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Cloud cover will keep nights warmer
KANPUR: The city woke up to an overcast sky and experienced light showers during the day on Friday. The Met department says the existing climatic conditions
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No glowing achievements on power front
KANPUR: On the power front, 2010 did not turn out to be a year of achievements. The takeover of Kesco by the Torrent Power Limited could not be accomplished
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Locals want clean Ganga, smooth roads in 2011
KANPUR: After having bumpy rides on the dug-up roads of the city in 2010, the commuters are praying for smoother roads to ride on in the new year.
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Man's body found inside train… and other news

January 2, 2011

Man's body found inside train
LUCKNOW: An unidentified man's body was found lying under a seat in a train in Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh Friday, spreading panic among the passengers,
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Tanu Weds Manu Movie Preview

'Family pressure' leads him to Kanpur to meet Tanu the quintessential small town girl who has studied in Delhi. Meet 'Tanu' is a smart, intelligent girl who
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GlamSham

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Kanpur CB-CID report holds school manager's son accused in rape
Place: Kanpur | Agency: PTI The Crime Branch-Crime Investigation Department (CB-CID) team, probing the sexual assault and death of a girl student in Kanpur,
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Director finding matches for actors of Tanu weds Manu
Delhi, Bangalore, Kanpur, Jaipur, Pune and Chandigarh to look out for the perfect groom and bride for their respective son/daughter.
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Kanpur to develop heritage zone to clean up Ganga
With 2011 knocking on the door, the Kanpur Nagar Nigam (KNN) is set to to develop a Ganga Heritage Zone to keep the river clean. The zone will be developed
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Police identify rapist of minor girl
Lucknow, Dec 30 (IANS) Three months after an 11-year-old girl was raped and sodomised following which she died at her home in Kanpur, the Uttar Pradesh
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Glory & shame for HBTI
KANPUR: It was a mixture of good and bad for the Hartcourt Butler Technological Institute (HBTI) as far as achievements went.
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No action against ultrasound centres
KANPUR: The district administration launched a drive against the genetic counselling centres violating the provisions of PCPNDT Act. As many as 67 out of
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City records marginal rise in crime graph
KANPUR: The Industrial City has recorded a marginal increase in the number of cases pertaining to rape, kidnapping, molestation, dowry death and
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Mixed bag for IIT-K
KANPUR: For the prestigious the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, the year 2010 was a mix of joy and sorrow. While on one hand, the institute
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Lanco Infra to construct Aligarh-Kanpur Nat Highway… and other news

January 1, 2011

Lanco Infra to construct Aligarh-Kanpur Nat Highway
Lanco Infratech today said it would undertake a Rs 1000 crore contract for constructing a portion of the Aligarh to Kanpur section of the National Highway
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A reunion party in Kanpur
It was fun unlimited at this reunion party in town. Aur ho bhi kyun na, after all these batchmates from 1990 were meeting after a long time.
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CRISIL assigns fundamental grade `2/5` to Kanpur Plastipack
Credit rating agency, CRISIL Equities has assigned a CRISIL IER fundamental grade of 2/5 (pronounced two on five) to Kanpur Plastipack (KPL).
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Engineering student held for bomb hoax in Lucknow
Hemant Mishra (20), who is a B.Tech student at Vision Institute of Technology at Kanpur, was arrested by the GRP from Charbagh Railway Station,
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Mystery shrouds man's death
KANPUR: Mystery shrouded the death of a 38-year-old man, who had left his house four days back. His body was found in Maharajpur area on Tuesday morning.
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In Zee TV's Dance India Dance Doubles, it's show of talent and grit
An elderly childless couple from Kanpur finding solace in song and dance and a man who made a career on borrowed time are two examples of determination in
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B Tech student held for bomb hoax at Charbagh
On interrogation, Mishra revealed that he is a student of mechanical trade in Vision Institute of Technology, Kanpur. In collusion with other criminals,
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Suicide is not the Last Option
Kanpur: A six-minute video film, Last Option, made by Octopus — a group of eight Kanpur-based youngsters — has been sent to Aahan 2011 Film Festival.
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Anomalies in handling samples in four blood banks at Kanpur
LUCKNOW: Continuing its crackdown on errant blood banks in the state, the state department of food and drug administration, on Wednesday, raided four Kanpur
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Medical colleges in Allahabad, Kanpur, Meerut to go digital
Medical colleges in Meerut, Allahabad and Kanpur, along with the Allahabad district hospital, are set to go digital. Henceforth, these colleges and hospital
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Christmas celebrations in Kanpur… and other news

December 31, 2010

Christmas celebrations in Kanpur
This do on Christmas eve in the city was a li'l different from the usual bashes for it was the guests who welcomed the hosts at the party.
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UP Govt approves 4 mega thermal power plants: report
The report stated that NTPC will be setting up thermal power plant in Bihlaur, Kanpur, private companies Torrent Power will set up a plant in Sandila,
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Several trains delayed due to fog
LUCKNOW: Train numbers 12033/12034 Kanpur-New Delhi-Kanpur Shatabdi Express will remain cancelled from Wednesday (December 29). The train might resume its
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BJP protest soaring prices of onion
KANPUR: The activists of Bharatiya Janata Party held protest in the Cantt area on Monday to highlight the unprecedented rise in prices of onion and garlic.
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KBA junior executive members elected
KANPUR: The elders committee of Kanpur bar association declared the result of junior executive committee members on Tuesday after recounting of votes at
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Tempos carrying passengers more than capacity
KANPUR: Thousands of tempo drivers are carrying passengers more than the permissible limit despite claims by the regional transport office (RTO) and the
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Two dozen trains running late
KANPUR: The foggy weather has hit the movement of the trains. As a result, over two dozen trains were running behind schedule. New Delhi-Kanpur bound
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