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AICC forms 31member committee for the Dr B.R. Ambedkar”s 125th year of birth


Chandigarh: The All India Congress Committee has approved a committee of 31 members of PPCC for the celebrations of DR B.R.Ambedkars 125th year of birth. The committee will comprise S Partap Singh Bajwa, Presdent PPCC as the chairman, Sh Sunil Jakhar, CLP as the vice chairmen and Dr Raj Kumar Chabbewal as the convener. The other members include Capt. Amarinder ...

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IANS Report: Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale Still Hero for Sikhs


CHANDIGARH, 10 June : In a significant development, a well known international news organization – the Indo-Asian News Agency (IANS) has reported that Sant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale is still hero for Sikhs even after 31 years of his martyrdom. The report prepared in context of the incident that took place in Jammu over removal the poster of Sant Bhindranwale, has ...

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Punjab zoo animals beat the heat with ice, desert coolers


CHHATBIR (Mohali): With the day temperature soaring past 40 degrees Celsius, ice blocks, desert coolers, and special sprinklers keep cool the animals at the Mahendra Chaudhary Zoological Park here, one of the largest in northern India.The zoo authorities are regularly spraying cold water on the big cats and providing ice to the sloth bears and the Himalayan black bears. For ...

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Punjab to become first ‘Open defection free’ state of India


CHANDIGARH: The Punjab is fast marching towards acquiring the unique status of the first ‘ODF’ (Open Defection Free) state in the country with the 75 per cent of the rural population having access to the Public Toilets. Toilets to the remaining 25 per cent of rural folks would be constructed on mission mode in stipulated time frame by 2017 by ...

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Punjab Youth Congress elections to be held by June end

Punjab Youth

CHANDIGARH: Raj Kumar Kataria, Election Commisioner, Indian youth Congress today announced its performers list carrying 13 names of perspective candidates. He said that the elections for the Punjab youth congress will be held by the end of June.The membership drive of youth congress crossed 312000 in Punjab and after rejections there are 280000 left in the final list. The last ...

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