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CHANDIGARH: Sukhpal Singh Khaira former Congress MLA has made a complaint against Chief Ministert Parkash Singh Badal Chief Justice Shiavax Jal Vazifdar of Punjab and Haryana High Court for plundering the public exchequer to promote their business interests. He has also requested the Chief Justice to treat it as Public Interest Litigation.In his complaint sent on May 26, 2015, Khaira ...

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Punjab and Haryana HC questions Punjab govt on orbit bus issue


CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and Haryana high court today questioned the Punjab government on various aspects of the case relating to death of Arshdeep who was pushed out from the Orbit bus whose shareholders include Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal. Orbit company today filed iincomplete affidavit in the High Court. The High court said that detail in the affidavit filed ...

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6 FIFA officials arrested in Zurich on corruption charges


London : Six football officials were arrested in Zurich early today upon request from US authorities, suspected of receiving bribes worth millions of dollars, Swiss authorities said. The New York Times reported that FIFA officials were arrested.“The bribery suspects – representatives of sports media and sports promotion firms – are alleged to have been involved in schemes to make payments ...

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Pakistan fans miss Indian cricket team, want home series with neighbours


Islamabad : As international cricket returns to Pakistan, fans in the South Asian country are happy and in a festive mood. Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium, the sole venue for the Zimbabwe series 2015, has turned into a fortress with security personnel guarding every corner. But what is heartening to see is the presence of fans in huge numbers. The jam-packed stadium ...

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Taliban militants die in attack in Afghan capita


Kabul, May 27:”An all-night siege in an upscale neighbourhood of Afghanistan’s capital ended in the early hours today morning with the deaths of four heavily armed Taliban attackers, though no civilians or security personnel were injured or killed, an Afghan official said. Deputy Interior Minister Mohammad Ayub Salangi said that weapons had been seized, including a rocket-propelled grenade launcher, three ...

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