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Army chief visits Northern Command


May 23rd, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 23 (IANS) Ahead of his retirement this month, Indian Army Chief Gen. V.K. Singh Wednesday lauded the "selfless sacrifices" by troops, especially in Jammu and Kashmir,He said this ... Read more...

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Officials shifted in Punjab’s Gurdaspur after violence


March 31st, 2012 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 31 (IANS) The Punjab government Saturday suspended two senior police officers in Gurdaspur and transferred the deputy commissioner after communal violence left an 18-year-old youth dead.Gurdaspur district police ... Read more...

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IAF helped in mission to restore power supply to Kashmir


January 10th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 10 (IANS) Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel played a crucial role in getting the power supply restored to the Kashmir Valley that had plunged into darkness in subzero ... Read more...

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Big Brother recap: Housemates prepare for ‘The Golden Key’ challenge


July 11th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Housemates at the Big Brother House are strategizing for “The Golden Key” challenge. The “Veteran” housemates have already sworn to each other that they will stick together ... Read more...

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Ruckus over union minister’s visit to Himachal


July 6th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Amb (Himachal Pradesh), July 6 (IANS) Union Minister K.H. Muniyappa's trip to inaugurate a railway line in this town led to a ruckus Wednesday with the state's ruling Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Probe team tirelessly worked on Dey case: Mumbai police chief


June 27th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) It took a 22-member police team 16 days of painstaking and continuous effort under tremendous pressure to crack the shocking daylight murder of senior journalist Jyotirmoy ... Read more...

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Factfile on J. Dey murder case


June 27th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) The following is a factfile on the J. Dey murder case, which the Mumbai police said they had cracked Monday with the arrest of seven people.Victim: ... Read more...

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Seven arrested for journalist Dey’s murder, motive unclear (Third Lead)


June 27th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) Mumbai Police have cracked the murder case of Jyotirmoy Dey, arresting seven men for killing the investigative journalist at the behest of mafia don Chhota Rajan ... Read more...

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BJP defends its Punjab leaders named in graft case


June 9th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday strongly defended its Punjab leaders who were recently named in a corruption related case.The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) ... Read more...

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Did not attempt suicide in prison, says Punjab BJP leader


May 24th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 24 (IANS) With rumours afloat that he may have attempted suicide in prison where he is lodged in a Rs.1.5 crore bribery scam, former Punjab chief parliamentary ... Read more...

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Punjab top functionary sent to judicial custody (Lead)


May 10th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 10 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) special court here Tuesday sent Punjab's Chief Parliamentary Secretary (CPS) and BJP legislator Raj Khurana and an ex-government official ... Read more...

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CBI arrests Punjab minister’s aide in graft case


May 10th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 10 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Tuesday arrested Bhag Singh, an aide of Punjab cabinet minister Swarna Ram, in a Rs.1.5 crore graft case over ... Read more...

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CBI questions Punjab minister in graft case


May 9th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 9 (IANS) The central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday questioned Punjab Industries and Local Bodies Minister Manoranjan Kalia in connection with a Rs.1.5 crore graft case.Social Welfare ... Read more...

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Punjab functionary resigns after graft charge, arrest


May 8th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 8 (IANS) Punjab's chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) Raj Khurana, who was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on graft charges, resigned from the post Sunday, ... Read more...

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CBI summons two Punjab ministers in graft case


May 8th, 2011 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 7 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Saturday summoned two Punjab ministers in a graft case.CBI counsel told a special court here that the agency has ... Read more...

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Remand extended of Punjab BJP legislator


May 7th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 7 (IANS) The special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Saturday extended the remand of Punjab's chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator ... Read more...

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Punjab backs arrested legislator


May 7th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 7 (IANS) The Punjab government has questioned the working of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) after the probe agency arrested the state's chief parliamentary secretary and ... Read more...

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Congress implicating me in false cases: Punjab minister


May 6th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 5 (IANS) Perturbed over his name surfacing in a Rs.1.5 crore corruption case, Punjab Industries and Local Bodies Minister Manoranjan Kalia Thursday night said it was an ... Read more...

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Top Punjab government functionary arrested for graft (Second Lead)


May 5th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 5 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Thursday arrested Punjab's chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Raj Khurana from his official residence ... Read more...

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‘The Hunger Game’ casts its District 3 tributes


April 27th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ian Nelson and Kalia Prescott has been added to the cast of the movie “The Hunger Game.” The movie is the adaptation of Suzanne Collins book.The ... Read more...

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Punjab’s new mining policy to encourage online auctions


April 27th, 2011 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 26 (IANS) To make the auctioning process for mining in the state more transparent, the Punjab government Tuesday announced its new mining policy that will also include online ... Read more...

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Punjab legislator’s nephew kills Jalandhar hotelier (Lead)


April 22nd, 2011 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, April 21 (IANS) The nephew of a legislator of the ruling Akali Dal in Punjab is on the run after allegedly shooting dead a leading hotelier from this city, ... Read more...

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Punjab legislator’s nephew kills Jalandhar hotelier


April 21st, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar, April 21 (IANS) A leading hotelier from this Punjab city was shot dead by the nephew of a sitting legislator of the ruling Akali Dal in Punjab, police said ... Read more...

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Punjab minister stuck in lift


April 7th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 7 (IANS) Punjab Industries and Local Bodies Minister Manoranjan Kalia and ten others were stuck in a lift at a government building here for over 30 minutes ... Read more...

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CBI files chargesheet against judge in Chandigarh bribery scandal (Lead)


March 4th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 4 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday filed a chargesheet against Justice Nirmal Yadav in a bribery scandal, dubbed the 'cash-for-judge' scam, that had rocked ... Read more...

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Relaxation in paying pending house tax in Punjab


February 28th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 28 (IANS) The Punjab government Monday announced relaxation to the state residents in paying pending house tax, and water supply and sewerage charges.Punjab industries and local bodies minister Manoranjan ... Read more...

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Punjab khadi board gets web-portal


February 2nd, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 2 (IANS) To facilitate people who are looking forward to set up small scale industries in the state, Punjab Khadi and Village Industries Board launched its website www.pkvib.in here Wednesday.This ... Read more...

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BJP to go ahead with yatra, Nitish expresses disapproval (Intro Roundup)


January 25th, 2011 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
Jammu/Pathankot, Jan 25 (IANS) In a day of high drama, three top BJP leaders were prevented from leaving Jammu airport and later arrested to thwart the party's controversial flag-hoisting in Srinagar ... Read more...

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BJP leaders taken to Punjab, released (Third Lead)


January 25th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Pathankot, Jan 24 (IANS) Three senior BJP leaders - Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj and Ananth Kumar - were taken into custody by police in Jammu Monday night to thwart their planned ... Read more...

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IT firms prefer Punjab as investment destination: Survey


January 20th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 20 (IANS) Punjab has emerged as a preferred destination for investments in the field of Information Technology (IT) due to its infrastructure and high quality of life, an investor perception ... Read more...

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Punjab to start municipal infrastructure development fund


December 29th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 29 (IANS) The Punjab government will introduce a municipal infrastructure development fund to ensure overall development of civic amenities in the state, a state minister said here Wednesday."We are ... Read more...

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Diplomat pat down: Punjab minister urges PM to act


December 25th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 25 (IANS) Almost two weeks after senior Sikh diplomat Hardeep Puri was asked to remove his turban at a US airport for a security check, a Punjab minister Saturday ... Read more...

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‘Farmers should be given loans at four percent’


December 15th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) A high-level working group on agriculture Wednesday recommended that agricultural loans be given at not more than four percent rate of interest and the minimum support ... Read more...

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12 defence personnel killed as IAF chopper crashes in Arunachal (Lead, changing dateline)


November 19th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Tawang (Arunachal Pradesh), Nov 19 (IANS) Twelve Indian defence personnel - 11 of them from the air force - were killed in a helicopter crash Friday in Arunachal Pradesh close to the ... Read more...

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Pay hike for Punjab’s mayors, councilors


November 4th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 4 (IANS) In a pre-Diwali bonanza for mayors, councillors and other senior functionaries of municipal bodies in Punjab the honorarium paid to them has been almost doubled, a minister ... Read more...

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