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Dogs maul girl to death in Haryana

April 27th, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), April 26 (IANS) Stray dogs mauled a minor girl to death in a village in Haryana's Sirsa district Thursday, police said.The victim, Seema, was mauled by the dogs ... Read more...

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Man gets death for rape, murder of 75-year-old

March 13th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), March 13 (IANS) Over one year after he raped a 75-year-old woman and then strangled her to death, a man was condemned to the gallows by a court ... Read more...

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Punjab VIPs security stepped up after BKI terrorists’ arrest

December 25th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 25 (IANS) Punjab Police has reviewed and stepped up the security of VIP politicians in the state following a communication from Delhi Police that a module of the ... Read more...

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Pilot safe as MiG-21 crashes in Haryana (Lead, Changing Dateline)

December 2nd, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), Dec 2 (IANS) An Indian Air Force MiG-21 fighter crashed in Haryana's Sirsa district Friday following a technical snag but the pilot managed to eject moments before the ... Read more...

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Brothers shot dead in Haryana

May 16th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), May 16 (IANS) Two brothers were shot dead here by members of their extended family over a land dispute, police said Monday.Darshan Singh and Kaur Singh, both in ... Read more...

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Haryana to sell rotten warehouse wheat at 62 paise a kg

November 1st, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), Nov 1 (IANS) Haryana State Warehousing Corporation (HSWC) has received the highest bid of 62 paise a kg for the rotten wheat lying in the state government's warehouse at Bani ... Read more...

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Two Haryana students suspended for ragging

August 19th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), Aug 19 (IANS) A state-run polytechnic for boys here has suspended two students on charges of ragging a junior, officials here said Thursday. The accused were identified as Ajay Kumar and ... Read more...

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Wheat grain worth millions perish due to official apathy in Haryana

July 22nd, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by ANI
By Kanwarjeet Singh VirkSirsa (Haryana), July 22 (ANI): Over 300,000 tonnes of wheat grain lying in various warehouses in Haryana's Sirsa district has either washed away or rotten due to administrative neglect ... Read more...

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Floods continue to ravage Haryana

July 18th, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by ANI
Sirsa (Haryana), July 18 (ANI): Alarmed by the worsening flood situation in Haryana's Sirsa District, the local authorities initiated relief and rescue operations to over scores of people affected by the floods.Multiple ... Read more...

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Five women killed in Dera Sacha Sauda gathering

April 30th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sirsa (Haryana), Apr 30 (ANI): Five women were reportedly killed on Friday in Haryana's Sirsa District during a Dera Sacha Sauda gathering.Several others were injured in the incident that took place as ... Read more...

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Dera chief questioned by Punjab police in Haryana

February 8th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), Feb 7 (IANS) Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmit Ram Rahim Singh was Saturday questioned by the Punjab police in this Haryana town in a case of hurting religious sentiments ... Read more...

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INLD women activists protest water scarcity in Haryana

July 22nd, 2008 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Sirsa (Haryana), July 21 (IANS) Thousands of women activists of the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) here staged a unique march, with empty earthen pitchers in hands, to protest the scarcity of ... Read more...

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