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Sanath Jayasuriya in “Na Bole Tum…’


June 27th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) After a reality show, Sri Lankan cricket legend Sanath Jayasuriya is set to enter a daily soap. He will be seen doing a cameo in ... Read more...

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TV actor to study J. Dey’s life for crime reporter’s role (With Images)


January 11th, 2012 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Small screen actor Kunal Karan Kapoor, who is playing a crime journalist in "Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha", says he would love to ... Read more...

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Six held for snatchings


January 8th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Six young men, who snatched mobile phones and purses of women in order to lead a lavish life and splurge on their girlfriends, were arrested in west ... Read more...

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Derailment of freight train disrupts rail traffic in Ludhiana


December 8th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Dec.8 (ANI): A freight train derailed causing hours of disruption for rail traffic here on Wednesday morning.The accident took place near Ludhiana station, leaving many passengers stranded.The railway officials ... Read more...

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Wedding expo attracts people in Ludhiana


December 6th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Dec.6 (ANI0: A two-day wedding exhibition attracted scores of people here during the weekend.Anupreet Sethi, the organiser of the event, said the expo showcased designer outfits and accessories."Designers across ... Read more...

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Ludhiana plays host to two-day Chrysanthemum exhibition


December 4th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Dec.4 (ANI): A two-day flower exhibition was organized here, showcasing varieties of chrysanthemum.The Department of Floriculture and Landscaping and the Punjab Agricultural University jointly organised the event in memory ... Read more...

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Truckers’ strike in India from December 5


November 27th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Nov.27 (ANI): The All-India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC), one of the largest bodies of truck operators in the country, declared an indefinite nationwide truckers' strike will be carried out ... Read more...

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Punjab 20-20 Premier League kicks off in Ludhina


November 21st, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhina, Nov.21 (ANI): The Punjab Premier League (PPL), a twenty-20 cricket tournament at state-level, kicked off with a colourful ceremony here over the weekend.The first such tournament in the State ... Read more...

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Indian ethnic wear gets Pakistani touch at Ludhiana fashion show


November 12th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Nov.12 (ANI): Designer Charu Parashar showcased unique Punjabi outfits in combination with Pakistani styles at a three-day long fashion extravaganza in Ludhiana.Bollywood actress Mahi Gill walked the ramp in ... Read more...

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Hosiery industry is doing brisk business in Ludhiana


September 23rd, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Sep. 23 (ANI): The Hosiery industry is doing a brisk business here and has created a place for itself in domestic as well as foreign markets.Hosiery firms in the ... Read more...

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Major fire at power grid station in Ludhiana


September 12th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Sep.13 (ANI): About 20 fire tenders had to be pressed into service here after a power grid station was up in flames on Saturday night.The flames also engulfed ... Read more...

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Designer jewellery lures enthusiasts at an exhibition in Ludhiana


September 4th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Sep 4 (ANI): Attractive designer jewellery pieces lured lifestyle enthusiasts at a jewellery exhibition here which concluded yesterday.Jewellery designer Bina Goenka showcased an elegant line of jewellery blended intricately ... Read more...

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Gastroenteritis outbreak hits Ludhiana


September 1st, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Sep 1 (ANI): There has been a outbreak of gastroenteritis in Ludhiana and around 34 people have been admitted to local hospitals.Most of the cases have been registered from ... Read more...

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Plot To Burn Pratigya


August 6th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In recent news, the popular serial known as "Mann Ki Awaaz Pratigya', the protagonist played by Pooja Gaur is leading a very turbulent and disturbed ... Read more...

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Wheat grains ruined in Punjab due to official apathy


July 20th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorMullanpur / Rajkot (Punjab), July 20 (ANI): Hundreds of tonnes of wheat have been ruined in Mullanpur and Raikot towns of Punjab due to official neglect after a recent downpour. ... Read more...

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Ludhiana hosts ‘dhaba’ food festival


February 15th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Feb 15(ANI): To popularize the traditional dhaba food, a hotel in Ludhiana recently organized a 12-day long event named 'Dhaba Food Festival'. Food aficionados visiting the festival ... Read more...

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Punjab hosts international folk festival


February 15th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorPatiala, Feb 15(ANI): Cultural exchanges help build 'bridges of understanding' between people, and in this endeavour Punjab International Folk Festival was recently organized by Punjab Cultural Promotion Council in ... Read more...

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Punjab for effective involvement of cooperative movement in agriculture sector


February 9th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Feb 9(ANI): The Punjab Agricultural University recently organized a workshop in Ludhiana, which focused on making the cooperative movement in the state effective in agriculture sector.The cooperative sector in ... Read more...

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Punjab promotes fish farming


January 18th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Jan 18(ANI): Many small and marginal farmers in Punjab have switched to integrated fish farming, and among them is Rajvinder Pal Singh of Mullanapur in Ludhiana district, who ... Read more...

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Punjab Government kicks off animal adoption scheme


January 13th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Jan 13(ANI): The Punjab Government has initiated an animal adoption scheme, where they have offered a chance to adopt wild animals and birds from major zoos of the ... Read more...

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Innovations in food processing help farmers in Punjab


January 11th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Jan 10(ANI): The Central Institute of Post-Harvest Engineering and Technology (CIPHET), a premier institute of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) in Ludhiana, recently unveiled the latest food ... Read more...

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As mercury dips further, Punjab farmers hope for a bumper wheat crop


January 7th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Jan 7 (ANI): The plummeting mercury accompanied by drizzle and fog in Punjab state may have been making things difficult for the common man, but it has delighted ... Read more...

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CIPHET promotes small units of agro products among farmers, offers technical know-how in Ludhiana


December 24th, 2009 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Dec.24 (ANI): A premier institute of post harvest research in Punjab is promoting the setting-up of small units of agro products among farmers by providing them with technological know-how.Central ... Read more...

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Punjab cashes in on international trade and investment tie-ups


December 21st, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan Kapoor / Sawinder SinghLudhiana/ Amritsar, Dec 21 (ANI): Today's business environment in the country is favourable for both trade and investment, and Punjab is cashing in on this opportunity through ... Read more...

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The big fat Punjabi wedding in Ludhiana


December 12th, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Dec 12(ANI): The Punjabis love celebrations, and, if there's a marriage, they don't mind spending lavishly, on the same notes a big fat wedding was recently held in ... Read more...

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`Sikhi’- Sikh way of life promoted in Ludhiana


November 16th, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Nov 16(ANI): A unique nation-wide initiative is underway to motivate the youth towards `Sikhi', a way of life, which is based on the spiritual wisdom of Guru Granth ... Read more...

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Banana farming gaining popularity in Punjab


November 16th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Nov 16(ANI): Diversification is the buzzword for progressive farmers in Punjab, and banana farming, which started in 2006, is now emerging as a `viable' and alternate form of farming ... Read more...

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Self-help groups transforming women’s life in rural Punjab


October 26th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Oct.26 (ANI): The Punjab Agricultural University has established self-help groups for women in the State to help them become self-reliant.For Amit Jethi of Ludhiana, making soft toys and ... Read more...

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German artistes win hearts in Punjab


October 24th, 2009 - 8:40 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Oct.24 (ANI): Known for its rich culture and folklore, over the years Punjab has also contributed towards developing cultural ties with countries around the world. Recently, students from ... Read more...

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Ludhiana youth festival provides platform to showcase talent


October 22nd, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Oct 22(ANI): Students of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University in Ludhiana recently displayed their talent in a youth festival, which helped the students develop self-esteem and ... Read more...

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BT brinjal technology is safe, says Dr. Gosal of Punjab Agriculture University


October 20th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Oct. 20 (ANI): Contrary to apprehensions of voluntary organisations over the ill effects of Bt technology for brinjals, a distinguished professor with the Punjab Agriculture University (PAU) has said ... Read more...

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Govind Godhan takes up the task of educating beggars in Ludhiana


October 6th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Oct 5(ANI): Govind Godhan, a social organization in Punjab, has taken up the task of educating beggars and making them self-reliant.Many poor families, who are unable to send their ... Read more...

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Ludhiana hosts seminar on Sufism


September 19th, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Sep 19(ANI): Ludhiana recently played host to a national seminar on Sufism. This time, the theme was the influence of Sufism on modern times.The Sahitaya Academy of New Delhi ... Read more...

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Dr. Satinder Sartaj takes Sufism to music lovers across the world


August 30th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Aug.30 (ANI): Satinder Sartaj is today known as a poet and sufi singer not just in Punjab all over the country, even abroad among ethnic Indians.Born in a ... Read more...

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Demand for private detectives on rise in Ludhiana


August 25th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhiana, Aug.25 (ANI): There is an unprecedented surge in the demand for private detectives in Ludhiana, which has created an excellent business opportunity for the detective agencies who promise ... Read more...

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