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Just 4 MPs turn up at all-party meet


Chandigarh : Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh’s initiative of bringing all party Members of Parliament (MPs) on one platform to discuss state-specific issues ahead of the Parliament’s winter session fizzled out with only four of the 20 parliamentarians turning up for the first meeting called here today. Barring three Congress MPs — Chaudhary Santokh Singh, Sunil Jakhar and Gurjeet Aujla ...

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On FB, gangster admits to killing Hindu leader


Amritsar : A Facebook post by gangster Saraj Singh Mintoo, prime accused in the killing of Hindu Sangharsh Sena leader Vipin Sharma, today left the police perplexed. In the post, he admitted to the crime, but said it was a revenge killing and should not be linked to any religion. Police Commissioner SS Srivastava said they were ascertaining the origin ...

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Mastermind behind Jalandhar cash van loot arrested from Rajasthan


Jalandhar, November 14 : The Jalandhar rural police have arrested the mastermind behind the loot of Rs 1.18 crore from a cash van at Bhogpur near here on November 10. Police had arrested two of the seven accused the day after the incident. The 25-year-old Satinder Pal Singh, a postgraduate in computer science was earlier working with HDFC Bank. He, ...

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Farmers and commission agents being harassed by nonpayment of paddy crop- Aman Arora


CHANDIGARH : The Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday asked Capt. Amarinder Singh led Congress government to make sure that the payment of paddy crop id made to the farmers and commission agents so that the already oppressed community don’t suffer anymore. In a press statement, AAP state co-president, Aman Arora said that during his visit to the grain markets, the issue ...

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Navjot Singh Sidhu releases Gurleen Khaira’s book for Occupational English Test


CHANDIGARH : “It is very heartening to note that a book has come out which would be of immense assistance to the nurses wanting to move to the foreign shores by taking OET (Occupational English Test) and make a career for themselves.” Disclosing this here today while releasing a book penned by OET trainer, soft-skill trainer, and career counsellor Gurleen ...

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