City in Uttar Pradesh, India

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Kannauj: City in Uttar Pradesh, India
Kannauj is a city, administrative headquarters and a municipal board or Nagar Palika Parishad in Kannauj district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The city's name is an evolved form of the classical name Kanyakubja. It was also known as Mahodaya during the time of Mihira Bhoja. It is situated 104 kilometres west of the state capital, Lucknow.


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Bureaucratic reshuffle: 5 IAS, 10 IPS officers transferred in UP, DM and SP of Kannauj removed

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UP: Tensions prevail after miscreants throw meat pieces in temple in Kannauj

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I-T Department raids Samajwadi Party MLC Pampi Jain's residence in Uttar Pradesh's Kannauj

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