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  • CBI recreated crime scene of killing of rape victim's father
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  • Property worth of Rs 25 lakhs destroyed in fire
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Dutch Ambassador meets UP CM

Lucknow, Nov 14 (UNI) Dutch Ambassador to India Alphonsus Stoelinga on Tuesday led a delegation
that called on Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

The delegation had representatives from industries like environment, dairy, agriculture, agro-processing,
industrial development, animal husbandry, bio-fuel and grazing.

The envoy expressed the desire of companies from the Netherlands to invest in the state and also informed that a consulate of his country had been opened in Lucknow, which is also its first by his country anywhere in India.

The visiting dignitary also expressed hope that the consulate would help closer bonding between industries of both UP and Netherlands and that trade would also increase between the two.

During the meeting, the Chief Minister informed the delegation about the various initiatives rolled out by his government to encourage industrial investment in the state.
He added that due to the new industrial policy, a conducive environment for investment had been ushered in UP and pointed out that sectors like infrastructure, agro-processing, tourism, dairy, electronics, agriculture and food processing, additional energy sources, civil aviation offering immense scope and opportunities of working together.

Mr Adityanath also extended an invitation to Netherlands to be the 'Partner State' in the proposed 'Global Investors Meet' early next year.

On the occasion, Infrastructure and Industrial Development Commissioner Anoop Chandra Pandey apprised the delegation of various works being done to initiate and encourage investment in the state.
Also present during the meeting were Principal Secretary (Tourism) Awanish Kumar Awasthi, Principal Secretary (Agriculture) Amit Mohan Prasad, Principal Secretary (Dairy Development) Sudhir Bobade, Principal Secretary (Environment) Renuka Kumar) and other senior officers.
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CBI recreated crime scene of killing of rape victim's father

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19 Apr 2018 | 8:49 PM

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Nitish, Rabri, Modi and eight others declared elected unopposed

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19 Apr 2018 | 8:47 PM

Patna, Apr 19 (UNI) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Deputy Chief Minister
Sushil Kumar Modi and former Chief Minister Rabri Devi besides eight others
were today declared elected unopposed after end of the deadline for withdrawal
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Three of a family died in fire, property worth lakhs of rupees gutted

19 Apr 2018 | 8:43 PM

Aurangabad, Apr 19 (UNI) Three members of a family died and properties worth lakhs of rupees were gutted when an accidental fire engulfed at Narainghat village under Barun police station area in the district today.

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Student commits suicide in hostel room

19 Apr 2018 | 8:39 PM

Kakinada, Apr 19 (UNI) An intermediate student of local Bhashyam Junior college has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself to the ceiling fan in his hostel room in Lakshmi Nagar colony in Godarigunta area of the city on Thursday morning.

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Tripura CM demands Congress, CPI(M) to seek apology on Loya case

19 Apr 2018 | 8:38 PM

Agartala, Apr 19 (UNI) Tripura Chief Minister and BJP state President Biplab Kumar Deb today asked Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi and CPI (M) leaders to seek apology to the countrymen for baselessly accusing BJP chief Amit Shah of Justice B H Loya’s death case.

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