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BJP protest coal block allocations in Srinagar


September 8th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 8 (IANS) Taking their protest to the streets over coal block allocations, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists Saturday burned effigies of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government ... Read more...

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JKLF chief Yasin Malik arrested at protest march


September 7th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 7 (IANS) Separatist Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was arrested along with a group of supporters in the state's summer capital Friday during ... Read more...

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Everyone supported us, cautious Mulayam says


March 5th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 5 (IANS) Widely tipped to bag Uttar Pradesh, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Monday declined to comment on the likely electoral outcome Tuesday but said "all sections" ... Read more...

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Agra set for mega Mayawati rally


February 21st, 2012 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 21 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati is set to hold a mega rally in Agra Tuesday, one of the biggest during the seven-phased assembly elections.People from ... Read more...

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Vote Congress to transform UP, says Rahul Gandhi


February 14th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 14 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Tuesday appealed to voters to bring his party to power to radically transform Uttar Pradesh.He said the Bharatiya Janata Party, ... Read more...

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Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar (With image)


January 6th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 6 (IANS) Yasin Malik, chief of the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), was arrested here Friday after he tried to take out a march to protest ... Read more...

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Sexually transmitted infections drop in Tamil Nadu: Survey


November 4th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) has observed a sharp decline from 25 percent to 6 percent over a period of 8 years in ... Read more...

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Train to Pakistan - a journey not so pleasant


June 28th, 2011 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, June 28 (IANS) It's Sunday morning. The Bhagat ki Kothi railway station here is ready to receive its weekly train from Pakistan. Stall owners outside are stocked with food ... Read more...

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Delhi Police yet to identify murdered and parcelled woman


April 11th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) A young woman's disfigured and half-decomposed body, packed in an old metal trunk by her killer and parcelled from Delhi to Kishangarh area of Ajmer ... Read more...

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Curfew imposed in Srinagar during Moharum


December 17th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Srinagar, Dec. 17 (ANI): Curfew was imposed in Srinagar on Friday to prevent any untoward law and order incident during Moharum, which is being observed throughout the country.Moharum is observed ... Read more...

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Blast derails India-bound train in Pakistan


December 4th, 2010 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, Dec 4 (IANS) A blast on railway tracks near Karachi early Saturday derailed two bogies of the Thar Express, which was travelling from this southern port city of Pakistan to Rajasthan ... Read more...

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Curfew lifted in parts of Srinagar


August 7th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 7 (IANS) Nine days after curfew was imposed in the Kashmir Valley, the authorities lifted it for two hours Saturday in some areas in the summer capital, police said. Curfew was ... Read more...

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Tight security ahead of Gandhi’s visit


June 25th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 25 (IANS) Security has been tightened in Himachal Pradesh ahead of United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi's trip to Kullu district Monday. Gandhi, who also heads the Congress party, ... Read more...

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Manali-Leh highway to shut June 28


June 24th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 24 (IANS) The Manali-Leh highway will be closed June 28 when United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi visits Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district, an official said Thursday. "Sonia Gandhi is ... Read more...

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Low intensity ‘Phet’ cripples life in Sindh, other adjoining areas


June 7th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jun.7 (ANI): Even though its intensity has been reduced considerably, cyclone 'Phet' has caused massive destruction in Sindh and other adjoining coastal areas with heavy rains accompanied with gutsy winds lashing ... Read more...

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Snow clearing work begins on Manali-Leh highway


March 3rd, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 3 (IANS) The snow clearing work on the strategic 475-km National Highway-21 that connects Manali in Himachal Pradesh to Leh in Jammu and Kashmir has started, an official said Wednesday. The ... Read more...

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700 km more Double lines in next financial year


February 24th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.24 (ANI): Minister for Railways Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced that a target of 700 km has been fixed for the doubling of following railway lines during the next ... Read more...

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Hills near Shimla, Manali get snowfall (Lead)


January 3rd, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 3 (IANS) Hills near popular tourist destinations Shimla and Manali Sunday saw moderate snowfall, an official said here. It was the season's second snowfall in these areas. "Kufri hill slopes ... Read more...

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Rohtang Pass closed for tourists every Tuesday


September 8th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
Manali, Sep 8 (IANS) The picturesque snow-clad Rohtang Pass in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district will remain out of bounds for tourists every Tuesday, according to officials. "Every Tuesday, the Rohtang Pass will be ... Read more...

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Zee TV Synopsis for 6th and 7th July 09


July 3rd, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo Telecast Date: 6th july'09 Monday at 9:30 pmWith lot of hope laali meets her husband Ganeshya .. before she tells him everything she sees her parents ... Read more...

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Backbenchers are in limelight for once (Parliament Diary)


July 2nd, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Backbenches in the Lok Sabha, obscured by pillars in a circular chamber, are no longer the haunt of MPs who want to remain unheard of and ... Read more...

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Zee TV Synopsis for the coming week (25th to 28 may 2009)


May 23rd, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi KijoEveryone in the haveli wants to know what happened between Lali and Shekhar. Sumitra knows that Shekhar had walked out of Lali's room in a ... Read more...

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Writers have more freedom than filmmakers, says author Sharat Kumar


May 5th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) A writer has more creative freedom compared to a filmmaker who is transposing a story into the fixed format of screen, says award-winning bilingual novelist Sharat Kumar. ... Read more...

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Pakistani sentenced to life for passing defence secrets to ISI


April 30th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 30 (IANS) A city court Thursday sentenced to life imprisonment a Pakistani national for passing on vital Indian defence secrets to Pakistan and for criminal conspiracy. Malik Arshad Mahmood, 44, was ... Read more...

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Snowfall eludes Shimla, Manali in Himachal Pradesh


January 18th, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 18 (IANS) A cloudy sky Sunday once again dashed visitors' hopes of seeing snowfall in this popular tourist spot - and state capital -Shimla and tourist resort Manali in Himachal ... Read more...

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Shimla receives first snowfall of season


January 4th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 4 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh's popular tourist spot - and capital - Shimla received the season's first snowfall early Sunday, making the hill town even more picturesque.“Shimla and its nearby areas ... Read more...

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Himachal hotels ready for New Year tourist rush


December 29th, 2008 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Dec 29 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh tourism industry, which saw a drop in bookings post 26/11, has once again geared up for tourists who have started arriving across the state to ... Read more...

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Punjabs heritage buildings going the heritage hotels way


September 6th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil Sharma Patiala, Sep.5 (ANI): Punjab being an erstwhile princely State today boasts of several heritage buildings. These edifices are now being converted into heritage hotels while opening an entirely new ... Read more...

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Pilgrims from Ajmer Urs flock to Agra


July 11th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, July 11 (IANS) Agra is teeming with thousands of pilgrims returning from the Ajmer Urs of Khwaja Sahab eager to see the Taj Mahal and other historical monuments. The district administration ... Read more...

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Jaipur will have daytime curfew Thursday(Second Lead)


May 15th, 2008 - 12:51 am ICT by admin
Jaipur, May 14 (IANS) Curfew was lifted in Jaipur Wednesday evening as the city remained calm and no untoward incident was reported a day after seven bomb blasts killed at least 63 ... Read more...

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Curfew lifted in Jaipur


May 14th, 2008 - 11:30 pm ICT by admin
Jaipur, May 14 (IANS) Curfew was lifted from parts of Jaipur Wednesday evening as the city remained calm and no untoward incident was reported a day after seven bomb blasts killed at ... Read more...

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Curfew lifted in Jaipur (Lead)


May 14th, 2008 - 11:16 pm ICT by admin
Jaipur, May 14 (IANS) Curfew was lifted in Jaipur Wednesday evening as the city remained calm and no untoward incident was reported a day after seven bomb blasts killed at least 63 ... Read more...

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