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3 convicts awarded death in Kopardi rape and murder case


Ahmednagar, November 29 : A sessions court here on Wednesday awarded death sentence to three men convicted for the brutal rape and murder of a 15-year-old girl in Maharashtra’s Kopardi village in 2016. Additional Special Judge Suvarna Kevale awarded the death sentence to Jitendra Babulal Shinde, Santosh Gorakh Bhawal and Nitin Gopinath Bhailume. The judge had on November 18 convicted ...

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Anna Hazare to launch Jan Lokpal stir from March 23 next year


Mumbai, November 29 : Social activist Anna Hazare will launch an agitation over Jan Lokpal and farmers’ issues in New Delhi on March 23 next year. Hazare, who has been the face of the Lokpal movement, said they have chosen March 23 to launch the agitation as it happens to be the ‘Shaheed Diwas’ (Martyr’s Day). “This will be a ...

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New missile puts all of US continent within range, says North Korea


Seoul, November 29 : North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said on Wednesday that his country had achieved full nuclear statehood after successfully testing a new missile capable of hitting anywhere in the United States. The intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) launch snapped a two-month pause in testing by the North and poses a new challenge to US President Donald Trump ...

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Former Dhuri MLA Gobind Singh Longowal elected SGPC presidentAmritsar, November 29


Amritsar, November 29 : Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) General House on Wednesday elected former SAD MLA from Dhuri Gobind Singh Longowal its president during its annual general house meeting. Longowal — a former chairman of Sangrur district planning board — got 154 of 169 votes, beating his rival Amrik Singh Shahpur of Dera Baba Nanak. Bibi Jagir Kaur had ...

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Khaira trains guns on Capt, questions Aroosa Alam’s presence in CM’s house


Chandigarh, November 29 : AAP leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Wednesday trained guns on Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, questioning Aroosa Alam’s role in the CM’s official residence. While addressing the media here, the Leader of Opposition came down heavily on the CM after the House passed a resolution condemning the Bains brothers for releasing an audio CD to “defame ...

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