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Gujjar community continues protests over demand for jobs reservations

December 24th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Mathura (Uttar Pradesh)/Dausa (Rajasthan), Dec. 24 (ANI): Hundreds of members of the ethnic Gujjar community continue to stage protests in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan over a demand for reservation of jobs in ... Read more...

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BJP demands simultaneous probe into Games’ irregularities

August 17th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday demanded a Joint Parliamentary Committee or judicial probe into the irregularities in the Commonwealth Games slated for Oct 3-14, which ... Read more...

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Five drug peddlers nabbed in Amritsar

March 22nd, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Amritsar, Mar 22 (ANI): The Special Intelligence Wing of Punjab Police have arrested five drug peddlers and seized 26 kilograms of heroin after a brief gun battle with them on Sunday.Acting ... Read more...

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Sham Singh to head Pakistan’s Gurdwara Parbhandhak Committee

January 1st, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinNew Delhi, Jan 01 (ANI): Sardar Sham Singh has been appointed as the new head of the Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbhandhak Committee (PSGPC) after his candidature was unanimously accepted ... Read more...

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Gilani assures liberal Visa formalities for Sikh pilgrimage

November 5th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinNew Delhi. Nov. 5, (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has assured the Sikh diaspora liberal visa formalities enabling them to visit and pay obeisance at ... Read more...

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Inside the Golden Temple, life moves on (25 years after Indira Gandhi’s assasination)

October 27th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
By P.P.S. Gill It has been 25 years since prime minister Indira Gandhi was assassinated Oct 31, 1984 perhaps, as a consequence of Operation Bluestar at Amritsar's Golden Temple four months earlier. Events ... Read more...

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Two die, portion of religious press building crashes

April 15th, 2009 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, April 15 (IANS) At least two people were killed and two others were injured here when a portion of the printing press building where the Sikh holy book, Guru Granth Sahib, ... Read more...

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370 Sikh pilgrims from Pakistan visited India on Guru Ta Gaddi Diwas

October 26th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh Robin Amritsar, Oct.26 (ANI): A group of 370 Sikh pilgrims from Pakistan and some foreign countries crossed over to India on Saturday at Attari border in a religious procession ... Read more...

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Delhi assembly’s monsoon session begins

September 10th, 2008 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The three-day monsoon session of the Delhi assembly began here Wednesday with opposition lawmakers highlighting the shortage of electricity.Electricity supplies woes were raised during the question hour ... Read more...

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Canadian PM apologises for Komagata Maru, Indo-Canadians reject it

August 4th, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Vancouver, Aug 4 (IANS) The Indo-Canadian community has refused to accept an apology by Prime Minister Stephen Harper for the 1914 Komagata Maru ship incident in which hundreds of Indian ... Read more...

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Punjabi language reaching out to people across the world

April 30th, 2008 - 9:34 pm ICT by admin
Chandigarh, April 30 (ANI): Punjabi language has today turned into a transnational language due the presence of Punjabis around the world. But there are many thinkers who question whether the real ... Read more...

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Fire in Kanpur guts a chemical factory

April 20th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
Kanpur, Apr 20 (ANI): A massive fire broke out in Kanpur around 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, gutting down a petrochemical factory and killing one person.There were about 87 labourers in the ... Read more...

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Road rage claims army man’s life in Punjab

March 13th, 2008 - 1:02 am ICT by admin
Gurdaspur (Punjab), March 12 (IANS) An army man returning to his duty after his leave was killed Wednesday near Dhariwal town in this border district of Punjab in a case of road ... Read more...

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Three held for sending 100 people to US illegally

February 23rd, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Three travel agents have been arrested in New Delhi for allegedly sending over 100 people to the US on forged documents in the past three years, police ... Read more...

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