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Akhilesh promises action on Agra projects, power complaints


September 10th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 10 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Monday announced more funds for developmental schemes languishing in the Taj city and action on some of the most pressing ... Read more...

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Taj city lashed by heavy showers


September 10th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Sep 10 (IANS) Ending a spell of hot and humid weather of the past few days, heavy showers Monday afternoon brought cheer and turned conditions pleasant for visitors at ... Read more...

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Six-month-old kidnapped in Ajmer, incident caught on CCTV


July 18th, 2012 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 17 (IANS) A woman was caught on a CCTV stealing a six-month-old boy while his mother was sleeping near him in the world-famous shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja ... Read more...

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Ekta to visit Fatehpur Sikri, pray for ‘Kya Super…’ success


June 30th, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Ekta Kapoor is known to be a very religious person. The filmmaker will visit Salim Chisti's shrine at Fatehpur Sikri Sunday to seek blessings for ... Read more...

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New visa agreement soon between India and Pakistan: Envoy


April 9th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) India and Pakistan may finalise a new visa agreement soon to boost business ties between the two countries, Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Shahid ... Read more...

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Zardari came to India with open mind: Bansal


April 9th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari came to India with an open mind and expressed his opposition to terrorism in any form, union minister P.K. ... Read more...

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President Zardari returns home after Indian pilgrimage


April 8th, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari returned to Pakistan late Sunday evening after a day-long private visit to India during which he met Indian Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

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New check-post launched at Attari


April 8th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), April 8 (IANS) The newly constructed integrated check post (ICP) at Attari, along the international border between India and Pakistan Sunday saw a soft launch prior to ... Read more...

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Rahul accepts Bilawal’s invite to visit Pakistan


April 8th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) India's ruling Congress party general secretary Rahul Gandhi was invited to visit Pakistan by Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the son of President Asif Ali Zardari, and ... Read more...

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Enjoyed lunch with Rahul and PM: tweets Bilawal Bhutto (Lead)


April 8th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Bilawal Bhutto, the 24-year-old son of Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari who came to India Sunday on his maiden visit, said he enjoyed lunch ... Read more...

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Sarabjit’s kin in Ajmer, seek his release


April 8th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ajmer, April 8 (IANS) Seeking the release of Sarabjit Singh - the Indian who is on death row in Pakistan - his family members have arrived here ahead of ... Read more...

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Ahead of Zardari visit, Ajmer’s khadims remember Benazir


April 8th, 2012 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ajmer, April 8 (IANS) When Syed Iqbal Kaptan helps Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari perform 'ziyarat' (prayer) at the dargah of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, the memories of his slain ... Read more...

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Muslims preach RSS values in Lucknow


February 9th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 9 (IANS) Donning skull caps and armed with RSS literature, small groups of Muslims here are on a campaign to preach the values of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh among members ... Read more...

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Body of Pakistani governor laid to rest (Second Lead)


January 5th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 5 (IANS) The body of slain Punjab governor Salman Taseer was Wednesday laid to rest with national honours at the Cavalry Ground in Pakistan's Lahore city.Earlier, funeral prayers were ... Read more...

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Sarkozy, Bruni spend an hour at Fatehpur Sikri (Lead)


December 5th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Fatehpur Sikri, Dec 5 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni Sunday spent around an hour at the Fatehpur Sikri, Mughal emperor Akbar's deserted capital, after which Bruni wrote ... Read more...

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Taj Mahal being spruced up for Sarkozy visit


December 1st, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Dec 1 (IANS) The Taj Mahal and Fatehpur Sikri are being spruced up for French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni's visit Sunday.A French official delegation visited Fatehpur ... Read more...

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Family of 10 stable after fasting for 30 days at Ajmer


October 12th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ajmer, Oct 12 (IANS) The condition of 10 members of a family from Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh who were fasting for the last over 30 days at Sufi saint Hazrat Chisti's dargah ... Read more...

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Omar orders major administrative reshuffle in J-K


August 26th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Aug.26 (ANI): In a major administrative reshuffle, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday ordered transfer of several senior civil and police officials.Following a State Cabinet meet, Omar ... Read more...

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Omar Abdullah orders major shake-up in administration


August 26th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 26 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government Thursday ordered a major shake-up in the state administration, shifting several senior civil and police officers. The major reshuffle, decided in a cabinet meeting ... Read more...

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Sibal, Khurshid pat Jamia students for spirit of peace


February 16th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Kapil Sibal and Minority Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid Tuesday congratulated students from the Jamia Millia Islamia university, who returned after travelling over ... Read more...

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Jamia organises cycle rally for ‘peace and pluralism’


February 15th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) After traversing over 440 km and spreading the message of "peace and pluralism", a unique cycle rally organised by the Jamia Millia Islamia will end in Delhi ... Read more...

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Sheikh Hasina offers prayer at a Sufi shrine in Jaipur


January 13th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Jan 13(ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina offered prayers at the shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti in Ajmer on Wednesday.The Bangladesh premier had arrived in Ajmer, about ... Read more...

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A.R Rahman urge people to maintain cleanliness around Ajmer Dargah


November 22nd, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Ajmer, Nov 22 (ANI): Oscar winning musician A. R. Rahman has urged the people to keep the surroundings of the Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti Dargah here clean.He made this request during ... Read more...

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Prime Minister sends “Chadar” at Ajmer Sharif shrine


June 28th, 2009 - 11:10 pm ICT by ANI
Ajmer, June 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh sent a "Chadar" or, the holy cloth as his offering at the revered shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moin-ud-din Chisti in Ajmer Sharif ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi sends ‘chadar’ to sacred Ajmer Sharif shrine


June 27th, 2009 - 11:56 pm ICT by ANI
Ajmer, June 27(ANI): Union Ministers Salman Khursheed and Sachin Pilot offered a 'chadar' or holy cloth at the revered shrine of Sufi saint Khwaja Moin-ud-din Chisti in Ajmer on the occasion ... Read more...

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Mamata announces special trains for Ajmer Sharif, Puri


June 14th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Howrah (West Bengal), June 14 (IANS) The Indian Railways will run 66 pairs of special trains carrying pilgrims to Puri in Orissa for the June 24 Rathyatra festival, railways minister Mamata Banerjee ... Read more...

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Pakistani women artists make power statement in India (With Images)


March 30th, 2009 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Pakistani women artists are pushing new frontiers despite a conservative social milieu controlled by men. For proof one need look no further than an exhibition ... Read more...

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About 600,000 Muslims to take pledge against terrorism


September 26th, 2008 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Malappuram (Kerala), Sep 26 (IANS) About 600,000 Muslims will take a pledge against terrorism Friday night at an annual prayer meet here, an organiser said.The prayer is organised by Ma'dinu Saquafathil Islamiyya ... Read more...

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Thousands of devotees visit Ajmer Sharif for 796th Urs ceremony


July 7th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by ANI
By Lokender Singh Ajmer, July 7 (ANI): Thousands of devotees converged at the revered Ajmer Sharif shrine in Rajasthan on Sunday to offer prayers on the occasion of 796th Urs of Khwaja ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir governor hosts Pakistani Hindu pilgrims


April 9th, 2008 - 5:57 pm ICT by admin
Jammu, April 9 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor S.K. Sinha Wednesday morning hosted Pakistani Hindu pilgrims, currently on a visit to the state. Sinha invited the pilgrims for breakfast after they paid ... Read more...

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Sufism and Scottish pipes: Rahman’s musical recipe


March 15th, 2008 - 9:20 am ICT by admin
By Chitra Prakash Chennai, March 15 (IANS) If you have heard the score of "Jodhaa Akbar" at the dargah of Sufi saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti in Ajmer, you will know why A.R. Rahman ... Read more...

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Indian fashion industry lacks homegrown literature


February 26th, 2008 - 12:58 pm ICT by admin
By Shweta Thakur New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Indian designers may be making a mark across the world and the country may be dotted with fashion training institutes but there is a big ... Read more...

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