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Project to shorten distance between Delhi, Ghaziabad approved

September 10th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Sep 10 (IANS) The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA), in its 130th board meeting Monday, approved an elevated road project to shorten the distance between Delhi and Ghaziabad, officials said.The ... Read more...

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Border melts as India, Bangladesh celebrate Mother Language Day (With Images)

February 21st, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Akhaurah (India-Bangladesh border), Feb 21 (IANS) With hundreds and thousands of people from either side of the border present and vivid functions and commemorations of the language martyrs, India ... Read more...

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India, Bangladesh plan joint event on mother language day

February 20th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 20 (IANS) India and Bangladesh will jointly hold the International Mother Language Day at the no-man's land along the border here Tuesday in an effort to enhance the ... Read more...

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Dal Lake frozen due to cold wave in Srinagar

December 29th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
By Fayaz AhmadSrinagar, Dec.29 (ANI): Intense cold wave in Srinagar has frozen the famous Dal Lake with a thick sheet of ice.Tourists and residents wrapped woollens and lit bon fires to warmed ... Read more...

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NATO choppers again violate Pak airspace days after formal apology

October 13th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Oct 13 (ANI): After assuring Pakistan of no more intrusions into its territory, two NATO helicopters again violated Pakistani airspace in Chaman area, a bordering town of Balochistan with Afghanistan."Two NATO ... Read more...

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New land port opens in Bangladesh

August 13th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Aug 13 (IANS) Bangladesh Friday opened a new land port at Akhaura in Brahmanbaria district that helps it connect with India's Agartala city. With the ceremonial opening of the new port, Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Arms for US embassy seized in Pakistan: Report

June 6th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 6 (IANS) Suspicious luggage containing bulletproof jackets and weapons allegedly belonging to the US embassy was seized by police here, a media report said. Islamabad police Saturday intercepted at the Zero ... Read more...

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India to encourage imports from Bangladesh

January 12th, 2010 - 11:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.12 (ANI): In a bid to encourage imports from Bangladesh, India and Bangladesh have agreed to address removal of tariff and non-tariff barriers and port restrictions and facilitate movement ... Read more...

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Shifting of fence brings cheer to farmers along Indo-Pak border

January 1st, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
Ferozpur (Punjab), Jan 1 (ANI) : Farmers in the Ferozpur area living close to India Pakistan border have a reason to smile as the Border Security Force (BSF) is shifting the fencing ... Read more...

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10 killed in bus accident in Arunachal

September 13th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, Sep 13 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed and more than 30 injured when a passenger bus fell into a gorge Sunday in Arunachal Pradesh. A police spokesperson said the accident ... Read more...

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Iran shuts border point with Pakistan following mosque attack

June 1st, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta (Pakistan), June 1 (ANI): In the wake of recent attack on a mosque that killed 25 people in the border city of Zahedan, Iran has decided to close the zero point ... Read more...

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Fencing Bangladesh border displaces people

December 19th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Agartala, Dec 19 (ANI): Hundreds of people displaced due to border fencing took to the streets in Tripura demanding rehabilitation. However, opposition Congress which under the banner of ''Tripura Simanta Bhumi Suraksa ... Read more...

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Four children, woman, man killed in Pak in US drone attack

September 6th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Miranshah ( Pakistan ), Sept 6 (ANI): Four children, a woman and a man were killed in Pakistan s Miranshah tribal area when a suspected US drone hit two houses here ... Read more...

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Srinagar-Leh highway thrown open

April 16th, 2008 - 1:01 am ICT by admin
Srinagar, April 15 (IANS) The strategic Srinagar-Leh highway in Jammu and Kashmir was opened for traffic Tuesday after remaining closed during the winter months due to snowfall. Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad ... Read more...

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Weeklong workshop for physically disabled held in Gangtok

December 23rd, 2007 - 8:14 pm ICT by admin
Gangtok, Dec 23 (ANI): A non-government organisation of Sikkim in association with a Jaipur organisation organised a week-long workshop at Zero Point here to provide free artificial limbs and callipers to the ... Read more...

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