The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
26 deaths, all for a free sari
Drawn by the hope of a free sari, 25 poor women died under a stampeding crowd in Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s constituency today when a function to celebrate his election agent’s birthday turned into a chaotic rush. ...  | Read.. 
Hi-tech lab only sign of life in ghost town
1.30 pm. It is a bad time to reach Akola — the heat gets so unbearable during afternoons that it turns into a ghost town. ...  | Read.. 
Mulayam stands by BJP, Ram raises eyebrows
The BJP and the Samajwadi Party came to a tacit agreement to not politicise the 26 deaths that occurred in the stampede here today, but Ram Jethmalani, the Congress-supported Independent candidate against Atal Bihari Vaj ...  | Read.. 
The stampede site in Lucknow. (Reuters)
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