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Complete all works related to Amarnath Yatra by June 15: LG

21 May 2022 | 11:14 PM

Srinagar, May 21 (UNI) J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Saturday reviewed the preparations for Shri Amarnathji Yatra at a high-level meeting in Raj Bhawan, an official spokesman said.
The meeting was attended by Deputy Commissioners, Senior Superintendents of Police and officials of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB).

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HP CM hails cut in central excise duty on diesel, petrol

21 May 2022 | 10:09 PM

Hamirpur (HP), May 21 (UNI) HP Chief Minister, Jai Ram Thakur has hailed the decision of the central government to reduce central excise duty on petrol and diesel leading to a reduction in the prices of petrol by rupees nine and diesel by seven rupees per liter.

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Exhibition showcasing finest of Kashmir Handicrafts inaugurated at Gulmarg, Kashmir

21 May 2022 | 10:04 PM

Srinagar, May 21 (UNI) Kashmir’s famous resort Gulmarg is playing host to a “craft mela”, a unique handicraft & handloom exhibition showcasing the exquisite art and craft of Kashmir.

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Simian cause HP fire, destroys property worth Rs 80L

21 May 2022 | 9:52 PM

Hamirpur (HP), May 21 (UNI) A monkey caused a major fire on Saturday in Himachal Pradesh here destroying property worth Rs 80 lakh.

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ACB arrests revenue official in graft case

21 May 2022 | 9:13 PM

Srinagar, May 21 (UNI) J&K’s Anti-Corruption Bureau on Saturday arrested a revenue officer in Budgam for demanding bribe for issuance of revenue extracts, the Bureau said in a statement.

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Man beaten to death in MP; culprit held

21 May 2022 | 9:12 PM

Neemuch (MP), May 21 (UNI) A ruling-BJP worker was placed under arrest on Saturday on the charge of fatally beating a mentally-challenged sexagenarian in this district -- a video of the homicide went viral in social media.

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Haryana: 3 workers killed in fire mishap at Faridabad

21 May 2022 | 9:02 PM

Faridabad, May 21 (UNI) Three workers were killed after a fire broke out in a factory near Anangpur Dairy area in the city, police said on Saturday.

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DGP directs officers to revisit security plans, SoPs of police establishments

21 May 2022 | 8:55 PM

Srinagar, May 21 (UNI) In wake of recent fire incidents, J&K’s Director General of Police Dilbag Singh on Saturday directed officers to revisit security plans and standard operation procedures (SoPs) of police establishments.

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Dubai Royals offers business platform to Haryana

21 May 2022 | 8:53 PM

Ambala, May 21 (UNI) Haryana Home and Health Minister Anil Vij on Saturday said that Sheikh Majid Al Moula, a member of the royal family of Dubai, has sent a proposal to the state government offering people to set up business in Dubai.

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Ramban tunnel: All 10 bodies recovered, AAP asks for new law

21 May 2022 | 8:33 PM

Jammu, May 21 (UNI) A search and rescue team working at the under-construction tunnel collapse site in Jammu's Ramban district, on Saturday completed recovery of all 10 bodies of missing labourers from the debris after they were trapped in the rubble since Thursday.

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Entrust construction works to JKPCC: Farooq to LG

21 May 2022 | 8:25 PM

Jammu, May 21 (UNI) Highlighting the plight of the JKPCC, Jammu and Kashmir National Conference president and MP Farooq Abdullah on Saturday appealed to Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha to direct the administration to entrust construction works to the Corporation as per past practice.

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Blast injures constable in Chhattisgarh

21 May 2022 | 8:09 PM

Bijapur (Chhattisgarh), May 21 (UNI) A constable of the CRPF’s Eighth Battalion – who was part of a detachment undertaking an area domination exercise – injured his right leg on Saturday due to an explosion triggered by his stepping on an IED planted by Naxals near Pandeymurga village within Nelasnar Police Station limits in this restive district of Left-wing extremism-affected Bastar division.

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Army chief on 2-day Kashmir visit

21 May 2022 | 7:57 PM

Srinagar, May 21 ( UNI) Army Chief General Manoj Pande on Saturday arrived in Srinagar on a two day visit to Kashmir Valley and reviewed the security situation along the Line of Control (LoC) and hinterland, officials said.

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HP Cong chief seeks HC judge-led probe into police paper leak case

21 May 2022 | 7:48 PM

Hamirpur (HP), May 21 (UNI) Himachal Pradesh Congress president Pratibha Singh on Saturday slammed the Jai Ram Thakur-led BJP government for its apathy towards the career of lakhs of unemployed youth alleging that the police paper leak case is a glaring example as she sought for a court monitored probe.

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