Yogi Adityanath

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ART & CULTURE

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Name change, Yogi Adityanath, Allahabad, Prayagraj

Be it Allahabad or Prayagraj: Why a typical Illahabadi won’t be bothered at all

This is no Mumbai/ Bombay narrative. Allahabad/ Prayagraj makes and lives by its own rules.

VARIETY

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BJP, Yogi Adityanath, Prayagraj, Allahabad

By renaming Allahabad to Prayagraj, how Yogi Adityanath ended up paying a great tribute to Akbar

Akbar never intended the city to be named after Allah. He called it Illahabas — the abode of Gods.

VARIETY

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Shehla Rashid, Yogi Adityanath, Vivek tiwari, Apple executive's murder

Liberals are forgetting slain Apple executive’s wife has a right to decide for herself

To wish death upon people, or justify the killings of people just because they voted for one’s bête noire, flies in the face of liberal principles.

POLITICS

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Yogi Adityanath, Encounter raj, Uttar Pradesh, Vivek tiwari

Killing of Apple techie by trigger-happy, corrupt UP police raises many questions

This malaise can be tackled only if governments follow guidelines laid down by Supreme Court.

VARIETY

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Yogi Adityanath, Acid attack survivors, UP government, Sheroes cafe

Lucknow's Sheroes Cafe, run by acid attack survivors, is shutting down. Yogi Adityanath, here's your chance to show you care

The Uttar Pradesh Mahila Kalyan Nigam believes there is no reason to run the unit, which offered dignified employment to survivors.

POLITICS

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Yogi Adityanath, Mayawati, Bhim Army, Chandrashekhar Azad

Meet Chandrashkehar. The new SC political hero who's ruffling feathers from Mayawati to the BJP

Azad is now the community's icon whose message of unity, empowerment and education for Dalits is worrying other groups.

POLITICS

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Ram Temple, Jawarharlal Nehru, Yogi Adityanath, Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Why the Yogi Adityanath government is in an overdrive to claim Atal Bihari Vajpayee's legacy

It seems the party somewhere realises that all is not as hunky dory in Uttar Pradesh as it was in 2014.

POLITICS

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Minor girls, Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath, Deoria shelter home

Chilling details of Deoria shelter home case highlight the police-political-criminal network

Whether CM Yogi Adityanath actually means business, and will succeed in bringing an end to such crimes, is something only time will tell.

VARIETY

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Yogi Adityanath, BJP, Lok kalyan mitra, Uttar Pradesh

UP govt to pay people Rs 25,000 a month to publicise its schemes: This is truly sabka sath, sabka vikas

Some get jobs. The government gets good PR. The BJP gets votes. All on taxpayers’ money.

POLITICS

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Extrajudicial killings, Yogi Adityanath, Police encounters in up, Up encounters

What Uttar Pradesh's cash-for-encounter raj says about Yogi Adityanath

The government only wants to create a perception that it is serious about tackling law and order.