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Mira Nair finds India distributor for ‘… Fundamentalist’

June 6th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 6 (IANS) Filmmaker Mira Nair wasn't sure whether "The Reluctant Fundamentalist", on Islamic fundamentalism with a Pakistani protagonist, would get released in India. But she has now found ... Read more...

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US, Chinese teams head to Pakistan avalanche site

April 15th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 15 (IANS) Experts from the US, Norway and China will arrive in Pakistan Sunday to help search for 138 soldiers and civilians trapped in an avalanche a week ... Read more...

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Day after rain chaos, MCD plays blame game

September 16th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) A day after unprecedented rains unleashed fury in the capital, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) said it can't be held accountable for all the ... Read more...

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Terrorists blow up two schools in Pak’s Bajaur Agency

October 24th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Salarzai, Oct 24 (ANI): Terrorists blew up two schools with explosives in Bajaur Agency today, a news channel reported.According to sources, the terrorists planted the explosives at both schools in Bajaur Agency's ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

BSF ready to stop cross border infiltration during winter in J-K

October 16th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Kathua (J-K), Oct 16 (ANI): Siddharth Chattopadhyay, Inspector General (IG) of the Border Security Force (BSF), has said that strategies are in place to stop cross-border infiltration of militants during the winter ... Read more...

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Villages inundated in Haryana as Yamuna overflows banks (Second Lead)

September 10th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 10 (IANS) Fresh breaches in the embankments of the Yamuna river emerged in various places in Haryana's Panipat, Sonepat and Karnal districts, flooding almost 30 villages and damaging national highways ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Punjab, Haryana villages flooded as rivers rise alarmingly

September 10th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 10 (IANS) Close to 75 villages in Punjab and Haryana were flooded and thousands of acres of farm land inundated as the Yamuna, Satluj and other rivers rose to alarming ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Chandigarh to deploy 1,000 cops on Valentine’s Day (Lead)

February 13th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 13 (IANS) Over 1,000 policemen will be deployed across this union territory on Valentine's Day Sunday to avoid any untoward incidents, an officer said. "Over 1,000 policemen will be on field ... Read more...

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Punjab on high alert after radicals’ shutdown call Monday

December 7th, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh/Ludhiana, Dec 6 (IANS) With radical Sikh organisations calling for a state wide shutdown Monday to protest against Saturday's violence in Ludhiana, the Punjab Police and administration in all districts of the ... Read more...

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Curfew on in Ludhiana, no incident on Sunday (Lead)

December 6th, 2009 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Ludhiana, Dec 6 (IANS) Sealed from the rest of the state by a heavy police presence, Ludhiana, Punjab's largest city and a major industrial hub, remained tense Sunday as curfew continued in ... Read more...

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Civic body not to blame for chaos after rains, says Delhi mayor

July 28th, 2009 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), which was blamed by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Tuesday for the chaos in the national capital after heavy rains Monday, sought ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Delhi, neighbourhood on high alert after Noida shootout

January 25th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) A high alert was sounded in New Delhi and its neighbouring areas after two suspected Pakistani terrorists were killed in a gun battle with the Uttar Pradesh ... Read more...

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Security up at Delhi airport after blasts, flights delayed

September 13th, 2008 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) The Indira Gandhi International Airport here was put on a high alert and added security was delaying flights after six blasts shook the national capital Saturday evening, ... Read more...

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High alert after Delhi blasts

September 13th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) A high alert was sounded after a series of blasts rocked the capital Saturday evening injuring more than 50 people. Five blasts ripped through various parts ... Read more...

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Geelani, Mirwaiz held on eve of Kashmir separatists’ march (Lead)

August 25th, 2008 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 25 (IANS) Two senior leaders of the separatist Hurriyat Confrence, hardliner Syed Ali Geelani as well as moderate Mirwaiz Umer Farooq, were arrested here on the eve of their proposed ... Read more...

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Hooda takes holy dip in Kurukshetra tank during solar eclipse

August 1st, 2008 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 1 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Friday joined tens of thousands of pilgrims to take a holy dip in the Brahma Sarovar, a water tank in Kurikshetra town, ... Read more...

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Post-blasts, security beefed up in Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai

July 25th, 2008 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi/Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) Karnataka Friday beefed up security at bus stands, railway stations, airports and other sensitive installations across the state in the wake of the serial blasts in Bangalore ... Read more...

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45 killed in Jaipur serial bombings (Third lead)

May 13th, 2008 - 11:51 pm ICT by admin
Jaipur, May 13 (IANS) A string of blasts rocked the walled areas of this historic central Indian city Tuesday evening killing at least 45 people and injuring over 100, police said. "At ... Read more...

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Delhi on high alert after Jaipur blasts

May 13th, 2008 - 10:37 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) A high alert was sounded in the capital Tuesday evening following a series of blasts in Jaipur. Security was beefed up at sensitive points in the national ... Read more...

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