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Business Standard India
A house with just political dreamsThe political journey of Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh's chief minister, is as
A house with just political dreams
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The political journey of Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh's chief minister, is as much a result of his father's public persona as it is of a lonely childhoodThe political journey of Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh's chief... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India religious congregation better organised than Brazil World Cup: ResearchersNEW DELHI: Researchers from Harvard University in the US say a mass pilgrimage
India religious congregation better organised than Brazil World Cup: Researchers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
NEW DELHI: Researchers from Harvard University in the US say a mass pilgrimage in Uttar Pradesh in 2013, which involved more than one hundred million Hindu devotees, was better organised than the 2014 World Cup held in Brazil, which gathered just... Read more
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New Kerala
Who will benefit from Owaisis' entry in Bihar? And after the MIM's spectacular performance in local bodies and corporation e
Who will benefit from Owaisis' entry in Bihar?
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
And after the MIM's spectacular performance in local bodies and corporation elections in Maharashtra, the MIM has turned its attention to northern India including Uttar Pradesh, Delhi and Bihar. In many... Read more
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asianage
Akhilesh Yadav focus on quota seatsThe Samajwadi Party has started drawing up a fresh strategy to win the maximum
Akhilesh Yadav focus on quota seats
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
The Samajwadi Party has started drawing up a fresh strategy to win the maximum number of 80 reserved seats in the upcoming 2017 Assembly elections. UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, who is also the state president of his party, has decided to set up... Read more
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Business Standard India
Faizul Hasan Qadri is building a 'Taj Mahal'The residents of Kaser Kalan, a small village in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr di
Faizul Hasan Qadri is building a 'Taj Mahal'
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The residents of Kaser Kalan, a small village in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr district didn't expect to have a new landmark in their village. But the "mini" Taj Mahal has become just that. Visible from the... Read more
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New Kerala
Big B wants to be Alia's 'humble student' (Movie Snippets) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he would like to be a student
Big B wants to be Alia's 'humble student'
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
(Movie Snippets) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he would like to be a student of the four-films-old actress Alia Bhatt. The "Student of the Year" actress had said that if given the opportunity, she would... Read more
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New Kerala
Vidya Balan announced as the campaign ambassador for behavior change campaign by RB India and Pehel As part of its nationwide initiative Dettol Banega Swachh India, RB India, al
Vidya Balan announced as the campaign ambassador for behavior change campaign by RB India and Pehel
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
As part of its nationwide initiative Dettol Banega Swachh India, RB India, along Pehel and State Governments of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, announced... Read more
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Business Standard India
Akhilesh faces acid test in UP panchayat pollsUP panchayat elections are slated between September 9 and December 15, 2015 to
Akhilesh faces acid test in UP panchayat polls
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
UP panchayat elections are slated between September 9 and December 15, 2015 to fill the post of 59,164 gram pradhans, 74,3297 gram panchayats, 78,075 kshetra panchayats and 3,134 zila panchayat members. In the media and political circles, these... Read more
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asianage
UP governor returns file on Lokayukta to state governmentUnion minister Prakash Javdekar meeting UP Governer Ram Naik at Rajbhawan in Lu
UP governor returns file on Lokayukta to state government
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Union minister Prakash Javdekar meeting UP Governer Ram Naik at Rajbhawan in Lucknow. (Photo: PTI) The tussle between the Uttar Pradesh governor and the state government over the appointment of Lokayukta intensified Tuesday, with Ram Naik returning... Read more
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New Kerala
Vidya Balan campaigns for sanitation in UP, Bihar Bollywood actress Vidya Balan, who is the national sanitation brand ambassado
Vidya Balan campaigns for sanitation in UP, Bihar
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Bollywood actress Vidya Balan, who is the national sanitation brand ambassador, along with with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav flagged off an initiative titled "Changing Behaviour The... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress protests against Akhilesh government The Congress party on Tuesday held demonstrations across the state at distric
Congress protests against Akhilesh government
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
The Congress party on Tuesday held demonstrations across the state at district headquarters and tehsils against the Akhilesh Yadav-led government in Uttar Pradesh. The demonstrations were part of a... Read more
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Business Standard India
UP Lokayuktas appointment: Akhilesh proposes, Guv disposesNaik today returned to the state government, the file seeking his nod for Justi
UP Lokayuktas appointment: Akhilesh proposes, Guv disposes
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Naik today returned to the state government, the file seeking his nod for Justice (retired) Ravindra Singh for the Lokayukta's post. This is the fourth time that the governor has returned the file on the contentious issue. Earlier, the Supreme Court... Read more
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New Kerala
Varanasi-Kathmandu 'friendship' bus service grinds to a halt The 'maitreya' (frienship) bus service between Varanasi and Kathmandu, starte
Varanasi-Kathmandu 'friendship' bus service grinds to a halt
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
The 'maitreya' (frienship) bus service between Varanasi and Kathmandu, started amid much fanfare, has ground to a halt largely due to administrative and financial issues, an informed... Read more
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New Kerala
Constitutional procedure was not followed in selecting of UP Lokayukta: BJP The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday backed Uttar Pradesh Governo
Constitutional procedure was not followed in selecting of UP Lokayukta
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
: BJP The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday backed Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik's decision to reject the file concerning the appointment of Justice Ravindra Singh as the... Read more
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New Kerala
Akhilesh seeks latest technology in Lucknow Metro Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday reviewed the progress o
Akhilesh seeks latest technology in Lucknow Metro
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday reviewed the progress of the Lucknow Metro Rail project and sought the use of latest technology in it. He directed officials to ensure that... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nine suspended in UP after hooch claims five livesThe hooch tragedy claimed five lives late Sunday, while three more people are s
Nine suspended in UP after hooch claims five lives
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
The hooch tragedy claimed five lives late Sunday, while three more people are still battling for their lives in a Kanpur hospital. Police said a few people were taken ill after consuming illicit liquor in Karovan area of the Unnao district and by... Read more
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New Kerala
Nine suspended in UP after hooch tragedy The Uttar Pradesh government has suspended nine officials of the excise depar
Nine suspended in UP after hooch tragedy
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
The Uttar Pradesh government has suspended nine officials of the excise department and transferred the superintendent of police (SP) of Unnao district after five people died of consuming illicit liquor,... Read more
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New Kerala
UP CM inaugurates 200 power stations Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday dedicated to the peop
UP CM inaugurates 200 power stations
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday dedicated to the people 585 new power stations across the state. A total of 200 power stations of 400 KV, 220 KV, 132 KV and 33 KV became operational on... Read more
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New Kerala
UP colleges to get centralized digital library facility All the 639 colleges affiliated with the Uttar Pradesh Technical University (
UP colleges to get centralized digital library facility
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
All the 639 colleges affiliated with the Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU) will soon be connected to a central digital library, an official said on Saturday. Orders have already been... Read more
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Central Chronicle
I am not Kamzor, Mazboor or Bhola: UP CMAgencies, Lucknow Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav today asserting
I am not Kamzor, Mazboor or Bhola: UP CM
Central Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Agencies, Lucknow Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav today asserting his authority and seeking to enhance his image as the decisive, dynamic and undisputed leader of the Samajwadi Party today said in the state assembly that he is neither... Read more
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Business Standard India
Solar Energy Corp to set up 4 Parks totalling 600 Mw in UPSolar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) is setting up four solar parks in Utta
Solar Energy Corp to set up 4 Parks totalling 600 Mw in UP
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) is setting up four solar parks in Uttar Pradesh, totalling 600 Mw, predominantly in the arid Bundelkhand region. The solar parks have been proposed at Jalaun (350 Mw), Allahabad (50 Mw), Mirzapur (100 Mw) and... Read more
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asianage
Akhilesh Yadav: Media, BJP create wrong perceptionUP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday blamed the media and also the BJP fo
Akhilesh Yadav: Media, BJP create wrong perception
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday blamed the media and also the BJP for creating a wrong perception about the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh. Replying to a debate on the law and order situation in the state Assembly, the chief... Read more
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asianage
Akhilesh Yadav Media, BJP create wrong perceptionUP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday blamed the media and also the BJP fo
Akhilesh Yadav Media, BJP create wrong perception
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday blamed the media and also the BJP for creating a wrong perception about the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh. Replying to a debate on the law and order situation in the state Assembly, the chief... Read more
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New Kerala
UP CM blames Centre of non-cooperation on power situation Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday accused the union gover
UP CM blames Centre of non-cooperation on power situation
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday accused the union government of neither heeding to their requests for power nor cooperating in sorting out problems in the crucial... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Strong U.S.-India Ties Mean Secure, Prosperous World: U.S. EnvoyLUCKNOW: U.S. Ambassador to India Richard Verma said strengthening of India-U.S
Strong U.S.-India Ties Mean Secure, Prosperous World: U.S. Envoy
SiliconIndia / Posted 9 days ago
LUCKNOW: U.S. Ambassador to India Richard Verma said strengthening of India-U.S. relations will have a lasting and positive boost for global peace, security and prosperity. On his second day of visit to Uttar Pradesh, the envoy recalled how often he... Read more
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New Kerala
US Ambassador Richard Verma visits Lucknow The United States Ambassador to India, Richard Verma, visited Lucknow August
US Ambassador Richard Verma visits Lucknow
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
The United States Ambassador to India, Richard Verma, visited Lucknow August 19-20. On his first visit to the city, Ambassador Verma met with Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav,... Read more
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New Kerala
Strong US-India ties mean secure, prosperous world: US envoy US Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Thursday said strengthening of India-
Strong US-India ties mean secure, prosperous world: US envoy
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
US Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Thursday said strengthening of India-US relations will have a lasting and positive boost for global peace, security and prosperity. On his second... Read more
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New Kerala
U.S. envoy Richard Verma visits Lucknow United States Ambassador to India, Richard Verma, visited Lucknow on August 1
U.S. envoy Richard Verma visits Lucknow
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
United States Ambassador to India, Richard Verma, visited Lucknow on August 19 and 20. In his first visit to the city, Ambassador Verma met with Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav,... Read more
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Calcutta News
29 UP cops named in 23 rape cases in 14 months: CM As many as 29 Uttar Pradesh Police personnel were named in 23 cases of rape r
29 UP cops named in 23 rape cases in 14 months: CM
Calcutta News / Posted 10 days ago
As many as 29 Uttar Pradesh Police personnel were named in 23 cases of rape registered in the state in the 14 months beginning January 1 last year, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav told the... Read more
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The Hindu
Rape by four people practically not possible, says MulayamSamajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, said that “a rape by four peopl
Rape by four people practically not possible, says Mulayam
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, said that “a rape by four people was not practically possible,” on Tuesday. “One person commits a rape and four are named in the complaint. Kabhi aisa ho sakta hai kya? Aisa practical hi nahin hai.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rahul Jacob: The inspiring Kumbh lessonOn Monday, researchers from Harvard University hosted a panel discussion in New
Rahul Jacob: The inspiring Kumbh lesson
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
On Monday, researchers from Harvard University hosted a panel discussion in New Delhi on the lessons learned from the Kumbh Mela of 2013. In terms of footfall, this was the biggest congregation ever with as many... Read more
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New Kerala
US to develop Allahabad as 'smart city': Envoy The US will help Uttar Pradesh in developing Allahabad as a 'smart city', US
US to develop Allahabad as 'smart city': Envoy
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
The US will help Uttar Pradesh in developing Allahabad as a 'smart city', US Ambassador to India Richard R. Verma said on Wednesday. Verma called on Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav here and held... Read more
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Business Standard India
BHEL-constructed thermal power plant under scannerA thermal power plant constructed by Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) ha
BHEL-constructed thermal power plant under scanner
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
A thermal power plant constructed by Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has come under the scanner with Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (ERC), seeking details of the 500 megawatt (Mw) Anpara D unit in Sonebhadra district of Uttar... Read more
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New Kerala
UP minister Chitranjan Swaroop dead Uttar Pradesh minister for parliamentary affairs, minority welfare and urban
UP minister Chitranjan Swaroop dead
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Uttar Pradesh minister for parliamentary affairs, minority welfare and urban development Chitranjan Swaroop died on Wednesday in New Delhi where he was undergoing treatment, an official here said. Swaroop, 70,... Read more
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New Kerala
29 UP cops named in 23 rape cases in 14 months: CM As many as 29 Uttar Pradesh Police personnel were named in 23 cases of rape r
29 UP cops named in 23 rape cases in 14 months: CM
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
As many as 29 Uttar Pradesh Police personnel were named in 23 cases of rape registered in the state in the 14 months beginning January 1 last year, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav told the... Read more
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The Hindu
Rape by four people practically not possible, says MulayamSamajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, said that “a rape by four peopl
Rape by four people practically not possible, says Mulayam
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, said that “a rape by four people was not practically possible,” on Tuesday. “One person commits a rape and four are named in the complaint. Kabhi aisa ho sakta hai kya? Aisa practical hi nahin hai.... Read more
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New Kerala
US ambassador to discuss business opportunities with Akhilesh US ambassador Richard R. Verma, is likely to discuss business opportunities i
US ambassador to discuss business opportunities with Akhilesh
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
US ambassador Richard R. Verma, is likely to discuss business opportunities in solar energy, tourism and infrastructure sectors during his meeting with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress MLAs disrupt UP assembly over cane charge The Congress disrupted the ongoing assembly session on Tuesday to protest the
Congress MLAs disrupt UP assembly over cane charge
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
The Congress disrupted the ongoing assembly session on Tuesday to protest the cane charge on its leaders and workers in the state capital, forcing the speaker to adjourn it five times till 1... Read more
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asianage
Raj Babbar and Nirmal Mistry injured in lathichargePolicemen try to stop Congress leader Raj Babbar and other party workers, who w
Raj Babbar and Nirmal Mistry injured in lathicharge
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
Policemen try to stop Congress leader Raj Babbar and other party workers, who were marching towards Vidhan Sabha to protest against the UP government, in Lucknow on Monday. — PTI Senior Congress leaders Madhusudan Mistry and Raj Babbar and UPCC... Read more
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The Hindu
U.P. Assembly rocked againThe Monsoon Session of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly, which commenced after a two-
U.P. Assembly rocked again
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
The Monsoon Session of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly, which commenced after a two-day recess, was drowned in pandemonium with the proceedings disrupted by Opposition parties who were determined to pin down the Samajwadi Party government on a host of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Twitter first for historical monument The world’s ‘most loved’ monument, the Taj Mahal, gained more than 2,000 foll
Twitter first for historical monument
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
The world’s ‘most loved’ monument, the Taj Mahal, gained more than 2,000 followers in the first hour. The Taj Mahal is on Twitter. Picture: @TajMahal Twitter Twitter,The Taj Mahal,The Taj Mahal Twitter... Read more
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New Kerala
Protesting Congressmen cane-charged in Lucknow; 1,500 arrested Lucknow police on Monday cane-charged Congress leaders and workers as they le
Protesting Congressmen cane-charged in Lucknow; 1,500 arrested
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Lucknow police on Monday cane-charged Congress leaders and workers as they led a protest march in the state capital and tried to gherao the Vidhan Sabha during its monsoon session. More... Read more
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New Kerala
Rs.22,000 crore supplementary budget to be presented in UP The Uttar Pradesh government will present a Rs.22,000 crore supplementary bud
Rs.22,000 crore supplementary budget to be presented in UP
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
The Uttar Pradesh government will present a Rs.22,000 crore supplementary budget in the assembly on Monday. This is the biggest supplementary budget to be presented by any state government... Read more
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New Kerala
Akhilesh Yadav flags off first batch of Hajj pilgrims Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday flagged off the first b
Akhilesh Yadav flags off first batch of Hajj pilgrims
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday flagged off the first batch of hajj pilgrims from the state capital. Out of the 698 pigrims, 302 are from Lucknow zone and the rest from the... Read more
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asianage
Army jawan lynched for defending a young girl from eve teasersIn a shocking incident on the eve of Independence Day, an Army jawan was lynche
Army jawan lynched for defending a young girl from eve teasers
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
In a shocking incident on the eve of Independence Day, an Army jawan was lynched in Meerut district for protecting a young girl from a group of harassers. The incident took place in Haradev Nagar locality where a group of five miscreants were... Read more
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New Kerala
Taj Mahal makes debut in Twitter India's iconic monument of love Taj Mahal made its Twitter debut as Uttar Pra
Taj Mahal makes debut in Twitter
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
India's iconic monument of love Taj Mahal made its Twitter debut as Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav unveiled the handle on Saturday. Taj Mahal made its social networking world debut on a day when the country is... Read more
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Business Standard India
Taj Mahal becomes 'first monument' to debut on TwitterChief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today launched the official twitter account of th
Taj Mahal becomes 'first monument' to debut on Twitter
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today launched the official twitter account of the monument-- @Taj MahalWith the launch of Taj Mahal's twitter account today, the 17th century mausoleum became the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Now Taj Mahal on Twitter Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav marked Independence Day on Saturd
Now Taj Mahal on Twitter
Calcutta News / Posted 15 days ago
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav marked Independence Day on Saturday by launching the official Twitter account of the 17th century Taj Mahal. The Uttar Pradesh Tourism said the Taj had become the first historical... Read more
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New Kerala
Now Taj Mahal on TwitterUttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav marked Independence Day on Saturday
Now Taj Mahal on Twitter
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav marked Independence Day on Saturday by launching the official Twitter account of the 17th century Taj Mahal. The Uttar Pradesh Tourism said the Taj had become the first historical monument in the world to... Read more
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The Hindu
Taj Mahal beats the Red Fort this Independence Day, makes its debut on TwitterTaj Mahal on Saturday became one of the first historical monuments in the world
Taj Mahal beats the Red Fort this Independence Day, makes its debut on Twitter
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
Taj Mahal on Saturday became one of the first historical monuments in the world to have a Twitter account of its own. The Mughal monument made its debut on the microblogging site with the State Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav launching the official... Read more
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