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Oil hits 2015 peak as Saudis resume strikes on Yemen


London, Apr 25 : Brent oil prices jumped this week to the highest level so far this year, as the latest Saudi-led air strikes on Yemen stoked supply tensions in the crude-rich Middle East. Elsewhere, precious metal gold sank on sliding safe-haven demand as a result of easing tensions over Greece. Brent prices today hit a four-month peak of $65.80 ...

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Earthquake in Nepal, northern India update: Mild tremors felt in Nagpur, Mumbai too; Richter Scale 2.8


Nagpur/Mumbai (Maharashtra), April 25: Mild tremors were felt in some parts of Mumbai and the central Indian city of Nagpur in Maharashtra as an offshoot of the massive 7.5 Richter Scale earthquake which hit Nepal on Saturday, officials said.There are no reports of any damage or panic among the people in both the cities. Nagpur is the home town of ...

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Earthquake in Nepal: Hundreds trapped as iconic Bhimsen Tower collapses


April 25, 2015 (2:09 pm): Dharahara which is also called Bhimsen Tower was also devastated in the major earthquake in Nepal on Saturday. A strong earthquake measuring 7.5 on the Richter scale rocked Nepal at 11.41 a.m. India time. The tremors were felt from Delhi to Guwahati and Srinagar to Jaipur. The aftershocks continued to half and hour. It was ...

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Bupu Surat Singh Khalsa Released; Pledges to Continue Sangharsh


LUDHIANA, Punjab (April 24, 2015)—After being released from Civil Hospital Ludhiana, Bapu Surat Singh Khalsa has stated that he will continue the movement to seek release of Sikh political prisoners. In a press statement, Bapu Surat Singh Khalsa told Sikh24 that the movement for release of Sikh political prisoners will remain alive. He said that following increasing protests in Punjab ...

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‘Problem of drugs as serious in Punjab as in any other state’


Chandigarh: based Joshi Foundation’s Quit and Kick Drug Movement, a mass awareness initiative against drug addiction to make Punjab drug-free, would reach Ludhiana on April 25. As an initial step, the foundation is organising round table conference of principals/management/directors of prominent schools and colleges in Ludhiana. Announcing this here on Thursday, the chairman of Joshi Foundation Chandigarh and assistant media advisor to ...

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