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Beemapally Uroos from February 28
Times of India THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: This year's Uroos festival at Beemapally Dargah Shareef will begin on February 28 with the customary procession starting at 8:30am. P M Yousuf Haji, the president of Beemapally Muslim Jama-ath will host the flag at 11:00am to...

SP announces murder accused Amanmani Tripathi as assembly candidate, Akhilesh says he 'didn’t know'
In clear signs that all is still not well in the Samajwadi Party camp, chief minister Akhilesh Yadav said on Monday he had “no knowledge” of the party announcing the candidature of Amanmani Tripathi from Nautanwa assembly constituency in Maharajganj. Tripathi, the son of murder convict Amarmani Tripathi, is also facing charges for murdering his wife. Chief minister Akhilesh Yadav had ordered a CBI probe against Tripathi.

Speaker's meeting: CM 'unaware'
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Use Guru’s ideals to fight communalism: Minister
Thiruvananthapuram: The lofty ideals and vision of social reformer Sri Narayana Guru offer a bulwark against the rising tide of communal friction and casteist atrocities in the country, Forest Ministe...

I was bundled into a vehicle and blindfolded in Calcutta, says Red Star leader
New Delhi, Jan. 24: CPIML-Red Star general secretary K.N. Ramachandran surfaced in Delhi today and claimed that he had been abducted by intelligence officers in Calcutta, questioned, taken to Durgapur and put on a train to the capital. His party, one of the two Naxalite groups that have given up armed struggle and have registered with the EC, is a key participant in the stir against the power transmission project at Bhangar in Bengal.