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‘Monitor CBI probe in Kandla Port cam’


April 2nd, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday directed the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) to examine the status of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) investigation into the ... Read more...

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Experts to study cause of bird flu outbreak


March 17th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, March 17 (IANS) Worried at the frequent outbreak of bird flu and its effect on the poultry industry, the Tripura government has decided to urge the central government to ... Read more...

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JNU painted Red as AISA sweeps polls (Lead)


March 3rd, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Chants of "Lal Salaam" and "Naxalbari" resonated in the air as the All India Students Association (AISA) Saturday swept all top four posts of the ... Read more...

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Over 6,200 poultry culled after fresh flu in Tripura


February 2nd, 2012 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 2 (IANS) Over 6,200 poultry birds and ducks were culled in Tripura after reports of a fresh outbreak of bird flu, officials said here Thursday.The culling was done ... Read more...

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Four attacks injure four in Kashmir


October 25th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 25 (IANS) Four security personnel were injured Tuesday in four attacks by separatist guerrillas in a sudden spurt in violence in Jammu and Kashmir. Militants targeted the state ... 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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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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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 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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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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Popular Malkangiri collector worked hard for people


February 24th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, Feb 24 (IANS) In his frequent interactions with the people of Malkangiri as he traversed remote areas of the district on his motorcycle, Malkangiri district collector R. Vineel Krishna, ... 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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Bankura residents say Maoist activities have reduced in the last one year


January 1st, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
By Rik SundarBankura (West Bengal), Jan.1 (ANI): Residents of West Bengal's Bankura district said Maoist activities in the region have reduced in the last year.Bikas Mondal, the Panchayat head, Pingboni, said the ... 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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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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Cow is god: Tripura tribals dont milk cattle


October 25th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Sujit Chakraborty Bagmara (South Tripura), Oct 25 (IANS) Tribals of the dirt-poor village of Bagmara in Tripura have been holding on to ... Read more...

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Punjab unveils mobility plan for cities


September 9th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 9 (IANS) Punjab has taken the lead in the country launching a comprehensive mobility plan (CMP) for urban areas that have over two lakh population. Industries and Commerce Minister Manoranjan ... Read more...

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Akali Dal ignores us on pertinent issues: BJP


August 25th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 25 (IANS) Bringing their differences to the fore, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday said the Akali Dal, its major partner in the ruling coalition government in Punjab, was ... Read more...

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Beant Singh’s widow cremated with state honours


August 3rd, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 3 (IANS) Jaswant Kaur, the widow of slain Punjab chief minister Beant Singh, was cremated with full state honours at the Beant Singh Memorial in Sector 42 here Tuesday. Kaur ... Read more...

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Punjab announces plot allotment scheme for IT sector


July 15th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 15 (IANS) The Punjab government Thursday announced a new scheme for allotting plots to information technology (IT) units. Under the scheme, small and medium plots will be developed at various ... Read more...

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Punjab to have solid waste management plan by March 2011


June 15th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 15 (IANS) The Punjab government will implement a comprehensive waste management project by March 2011 in a bid to make its cities clean, officials said Tuesday. Under the plan, ... Read more...

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Punjab cabinet decides not to enhance retirement age


April 3rd, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 3 (IANS) The Punjab cabinet Saturday unanimously decided not to enhance the retirement age of government employees from 58 to 60 years. A decision to this effect was taken here at ... Read more...

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Court sets aside Punjab’s service extension plans


March 30th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 30 (IANS) The Punjab and Haryana High Court has quashed a Punjab government order allowing public officials and staff extension of a year in service if they were retiring this ... Read more...

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Punjab government okays reforms, raises retirement age


January 22nd, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) Unanimously approving the just submitted Sukhbir Badal-Manoranjan Kalia Committee report on resource mobilisation and reforms, the Punjab cabinet Friday approved the extension of retirement age for government employees ... Read more...

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3 Punjab cities to have police commissioner system


January 22nd, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 22 (IANS) The Punjab government Friday announced that police commissioner system will be introduced shortly in the state's three main cities - Amritsar, Jalandhar and Ludhiana. Each commissionerate will be headed ... Read more...

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