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10 Killed, many stuck after boulders fall on Gurudwara Manikaran Sahib


SHIMLA : As many as 10 people have been killed while many others are feared to be trapped after boulders fell onGurudwara Manikaran Sahib near Kullu due to alandslide in Himachal Pradesh.Rescue operation has started. The death toll is feared to rise.Local residents are helping government in the primary rescue operation.Gurdwara Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, also called as ‘Gurdwara ...

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Badal thanks NDA for inclusive under Prime Minister’s Adarsh Gram Yojra


PHUL KHERA (Sri Muktsar Sahib) : Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today said that in a ‘well deserved’ gift to the state, the NDA government has decided to include Punjab under the “Prime Minister Adarsh Gram Yojna” scheme, which was aimed at transforming the fortunes of SC population in the state, whereas the Congress led UPA government had ...

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NIA releases sketches of Pakistani terrorist Naved’s aides, announces Rs 5 lakh as reward for information


New Delhi, Aug. 18: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday released sketches and declared a reward of Rs. five lakhs each for the two aides of Pakistani terrorist Mohammed Naved Yakub, who was captured alive by locals following the attack on a BSF bus in Udhampur district of Jammu on August 5. Zargham, also known as Mohd. Bhai and ...

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Osama Bin Laden cited Mahatma Gandhi as inspiration in 1993 speech: Audio tapes


London, Aug 18: Osama bin Laden in a 1993 speech invoked apostle of peace Mahatma Gandhi as he asked his supporters to boycott American goods and seek inspiration from the Indian leader’s struggle against the British, according to audio tapes of the slain al-Qaeda chief. After the US invasion of Afghanistan in 2001, Osama Bin Laden was forced to flee ...

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FTII row: Students call for one-to-one interaction with Arun Jaitley


Pune, Aug 18: The Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) students, who have been protesting against the appointment of Gajendra Chauhan, have demanded a formal interaction with Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley. “Don’t treat us like government property. We are not property. We are part of this country. Bring Arun Jaitley for a face to face interaction,” said ...

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