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(ē`tə), abandoned village, NW Greenland, on Smith Sound, opposite Ellesmere Island. The Eskimo tribe discovered there by John Ross in 1818 is known as the Polar Eskimo and was studied by R. E. Peary, D. B. MacMillan, and Knud Rasmussen. Etah was frequently used as a base for arctic expeditions.


See D. B. MacMillan, Etah and Beyond (1927).

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Police are also trying to arrest other accused who are absconding," said Etah Superintendent of Police, Sanjay Kumar.
However, Etah Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Sanjay Kumar said an investigation into the matter is underway, and the accused would soon be arrested.
The victim had come to attend a wedding in Etah, where she was lured by the accused man, who took her to a secluded area, raped and killed her.
Etah (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 16 ( ANI ): More than 40 students of Kasturba Gandhi School in Uttar Pradesh's Etah were admitted to a hospital due to food poisoning after consuming mid-day meal.
Summary: Etah (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 3 (ANI): Four people sustained burn injuries after two trucks collided with each other and caught fire at NH 91 in Uttar Pradesh's Etah on Saturday.
Summary: Etah (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Sep 02 (ANI): Three inter-state smugglers who used to smuggle illegal liquor to Bihar were arrested by Uttar Pradesh Police from Etah on Saturday.
Summary: Etah (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 29 (ANI): Two Etah policemen, who were caught on camera, asking a prisoner to buy them cigarettes and tobaaco, have been suspended by the Uttar Pradesh Police on Saturday.