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Punjab bans gutka, pan masala


August 27th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 27 (IANS) Punjab Monday ordered a complete ban on the sale, storage, manufacture and distribution of tobacco-based products, gutka (tobacco-laced areca nut pieces) and pan masala in the ... Read more...

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Manpreet Badal ploughs a lonely furrow (Punjab Newsletter)


August 24th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 24 (IANS) When the People's Party of Punjab (PPP) was floated in March last year, there were expectations that its leader and former Punjab finance minister ... Read more...

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This green cover is upsetting residents! (Letter from Punjab)


July 3rd, 2012 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), July 3 (IANS) At a time when the Punjab government has launched a comprehensive 'Greening Punjab' drive across the state, residents of Mohali town, adjoining Chandigarh, are ... Read more...

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Chandigarh hit by major power outage for hours


June 21st, 2012 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 21 (IANS) A major technical snag hit the power supply in Chandigarh, resulting in a complete blackout in most areas of the city beautiful for long hours Wednesday ... Read more...

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PCB chairman’s visit revives Pakistan’s IPL hopes


May 28th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 27 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Zaka Ashraf's presence as a guest for the final of the Indian Premier League-V has raised hopes for the participation of ... Read more...

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Must win situation for Royals to stay in IPL contest


May 17th, 2012 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 17 (IANS) A win is a must for Rajasthan Royals to stay alive in Indian Premier League when they take on laggards Deccan Chargers at the Rajiv ... Read more...

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Himachal spent Rs.2.36 crore on security for IPL matches


May 17th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, May 17 (IANS) The Himachal Pradesh government spent Rs.2.36 crore on providing security during Indian Premier League (IPL) matches in the last two years, a Right to Information (RTI) ... Read more...

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We need to play well against Daredevils: Hussey


May 14th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab's stand-in skipper David Hussey Monday said his team cannot afford to falter in a crucial Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter against Delhi ... Read more...

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Hussey, Gurkeerat keep Kings XI in playoff hunt (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 2:15 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, May 14 (IANS) Skipper David Hussey and Gurkeerat Singh fashioned an unlikely four-wicket win for Kings XI Punjab in a thrilling last-ball finish against Deccan Chargers here Sunday ... Read more...

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IPL Scoreboard: Kings XI Punjab vs Deccan Chargers


May 14th, 2012 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, May 13 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Deccan Chargers and Kings XI Punjab at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) ... Read more...

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Chargers to bat against Kings XI


May 13th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, May 13 (IANS) Deccan Chargers won the toss and elected to bat against Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League here Sunday.Kings XI Punjab: Shaun Marsh, Mandeep ... Read more...

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Kings XI face Deccan Chargers, look to book play-off berth


May 12th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, May 12 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab, who will face bottom placed Deccan Chargers in their Indian Premier League (IPL) game here Sunday, will look to secure a win to ... Read more...

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Gilchrist still doubtful for Tuesday’s match


May 7th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 7 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab's full-time captain Adam Gilchrist, who is recovering from hamstring injury, is still not sure of playing Tuesday's match against Deccan Chargers.He told reporters ... Read more...

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IPL Scoreboard: Kings XI vs Rajasthan Royals


May 6th, 2012 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, May 5 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium ... Read more...

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Kings XI clinch a thriller against Royal Challengers (Lead)


May 3rd, 2012 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 3 (IANS) A sixer by left-arm spinner Piyush Chawla in the penultimate ball helped Kings XI Punjab snatch a dramatic win by four wickets over hosts Royal Challengers ... Read more...

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Kings XI wary of Gayle ’storm’ in revenge game


May 2nd, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 1 (IANS) In spite of languishing at the eighth slot in the table with five defeats and four wins in nine games, an unfazed Kings XI Punjab will ... Read more...

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Kings XI Punjab elect to bat against Mumbai Indians


April 25th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), April 25 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab captain David Hussey won the toss and elected to bat against Mumbai Indians in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match at ... Read more...

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Royal Challengers elect to field against Punjab


April 20th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 20 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Daniel Vettori won the toss and elected to field against Kings XI Punjab in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the ... Read more...

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We have been inconsistent: Gilchrist


April 19th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 19 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist blamed his team's dismal batting as they suffered their third loss in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Electing to bat ... Read more...

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Gambhir credits bowlers for win over Kings XI Punjab


April 19th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 19 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir praised his bowlers for restricting the Kings XI Punjab to a low score on a flat track and gave ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Knight Riders vs Kings XI, IPL


April 19th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 18 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders at the Punjab Cricket Association ... Read more...

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Kings XI to don green caps for ‘One watt’ campaign


April 17th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 17 (IANS) When Kings XI Punjab take to their home ground, the PCA stadium at Mohali, against Kolkata Knight Riders for their Indian Premier League (IPL) match Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Beleaguered RCB hopes to bounce back


April 17th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 16 (IANS) Suffering three defeats on a trot, two at home and one away, the beleaguered Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) is hoping to bounce back in the league ... Read more...

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Kings XI Punjab put Pune Warriors in


April 12th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 12 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab won the toss and opted to field against Pune Warriors in an Indian Premier League match here Thursday.Teams:Punjab: Adam Gilchrist (captain), Paul ... Read more...

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Manmohan must reach out to Pakistan: Daily


April 4th, 2012 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 4 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should "rise above the compulsions of domestic politics and realise the overall benefits accruing to South Asia from an India-Pakistan ... Read more...

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Kings XI Punjab a balanced squad: Gilchrist


April 2nd, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 2 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab captain-cum-coach Adam Gilchrist said Monday that the Mohali franchise might not have some big names but are a balanced side for the fifth ... Read more...

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Ranchi, Dharmasala to host ODIs against England


April 2nd, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's hometown Ranchi and the popular hill station of Dharmasala will be hosting ODIs for their first time during the series against ... Read more...

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Court dismisses PIL against Tata housing project


March 26th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 26 (IANS) The Punjab and Haryana High Court Monday dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) against construction of a multi-storeyed housing project by the Tata Housing Development ... Read more...

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Sehwag, Bhajji rubbish reports of match-fixing in World Cup semi-final


March 16th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Ace cricketers Virender Sehwag and Harbhajan Singh Friday rubbished reports appearing in London's The Sunday Times claiming that the World Cup semi-final between India ... Read more...

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Pakistani daily rues match fixing in cricket


March 15th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 15 (IANS) Illegal bookies in India and elsewhere remain undeterred as the latest fixing claims focus on the role of Bollywood actresses being used as honey traps for ... Read more...

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Sunday Times allegations are false: Nupur


March 12th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Little known Bollywood actress Nupur Mehta Monday rubbished allegations of her involvement with match-fixing and her role in luring cricketers into throwing games.The Sunday Times claimed ... Read more...

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Badal stakes claim, invited to form government (Lead)


March 9th, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 9 (IANS) Parkash Singh Badal, 84, is to become chief minister of Punjab for a record fifth time with the Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday ... Read more...

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Parkash Singh Badal set to again be Punjab chief minister (Lead)


March 8th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 8 (IANS) Setting aside speculation over the leadership issue, the Shiromani Akali Dal Thursday unanimously elected Parkash Singh Badal to be the party's legislature party leader. Badal ... Read more...

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India’s 300-plus run chases - Fact File


February 28th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, Feb 28 (IANS) The following is the list of India's successful 300-plus run chases in One-day International cricket:India 326-8 vs. England, Lord's, 13 July 2002 India 325-5 ... Read more...

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‘Largest’ immigration firm on police radar


February 21st, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 21 (IANS) Claiming to be the "world's largest immigration group", the multi-billion rupee WorldWide Immigration Consultancy Services (WWICS) here is under the police scanner after it was found ... Read more...

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