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Heavy rains claim five lives in Solan

18 Aug 2019 | 8:10 PM

Solan, Aug 18 (UNI) Continuing playing the havoc, unremitting rains claimed five lives in Baddi-Barotiwala-Nalagarh industrial belt in this district on Sunday.

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Sant Longowal Martyrdom Day: Punjab gov't announces holiday on Aug 20

18 Aug 2019 | 8:09 PM

Chandigarh, Aug 18 (UNI) Punjab government has declared holiday in Sangrur and Barnala on August 20 (Tuesday) on account of the martyrdom day of Sant Harchand Singh Longowal.

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Heavy rains flood low lying areas of Ambala city

18 Aug 2019 | 7:56 PM

Ambala, Aug 18 (UNI) Most of the areas especially low lying ones in Ambala city were flooded with the night-long heavy rains on Sunday.

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Sanjay Kundu for timely competition of developmental projects

18 Aug 2019 | 7:49 PM

Hamirpur(HP), Aug 18 (UNI) Principle Secretary Excise and Taxation, Quality control and monitoring Sanjay Kundu on Sunday directed the officers of various government departments to ensure proper quality control and timely completion of the projects and schemes assigned to their departments by the state government from times to time.

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Temperature chart

18 Aug 2019 | 7:47 PM

Bhopal, Aug 18 (UNI) The maximum and minimum temperatures recorded on Sunday in Madhya Pradesh’s principal cities/towns:
Place Max Min (in degrees Celsius)
Bhopal 26.

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Manish Tewari reviews flood situation in Anandpur Sahib areas

18 Aug 2019 | 7:29 PM

Ropar, Aug 18 (UNI) Shri Anandpur Sahib MP Manish Tewari closely monitored the flood situation on an hourly basis in conjunction with the local administration and the Bhakra Beas Management Board and the on-going rescue and relief operations.

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BJP will once again form govt in Haryana under Khattar's leadership : Rajnath

BJP will once again form govt in Haryana under Khattar's leadership : Rajnath

18 Aug 2019 | 7:26 PM

Kalka (Haryana), Aug 18 (UNI) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday lauded the working of present state government at helm for the last five years and said he is confident that the BJP would once again form government in the state under the leadership of Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar.

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HPU's Intel center for distance education of learning postpones counselling

18 Aug 2019 | 7:25 PM

Shimla, Aug 18 (UNI) Himachal Pradesh University's, International Center for Distance Education of Learning(ICDEOL) decided to cancelled the counselling session for Bachelor of Education degree admission, scheduled for Monday, owing to heavy rainfall in the state, a spokesperson of HPU said on Sunday.

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House collapse in Chamba claims 2 lives

18 Aug 2019 | 6:54 PM

Shimla, Aug 18 (UNI) A house collapsed at Mehla village of Chamba district on Sunday, killing two people on-the-spot, a senior officer of the district administration said.

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Rain havoc: 18 die in HP, CM directs DMs to ensure locals, tourists safety

Rain havoc: 18 die in HP, CM directs DMs to ensure locals, tourists safety

18 Aug 2019 | 6:44 PM

Shimla, Aug 18(UNI) As many as 18 people have lost their lives in rain related accidents in various parts of the state in last 24 hours, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said on Sunday.

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Schools in Shimla to remain shut due to heavy rainfall

18 Aug 2019 | 6:42 PM

Shimla, Aug 18 (UNI) All the educational institutes will remain closed on Monday as a precautionary measure owing to heavy rainfall in past 24 hrs, Shimla Deputy Commissioner said on Sunday.

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Haryana : Drug peddler nabbed with 70 gm heroin

18 Aug 2019 | 6:34 PM

Kaithal, Aug 18 (UNI) The Anti-Narcotics cell of district police arrested a drug peddler and seized 70 grams heroin from him.

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Punjab govt brings 4500 journalists under Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojana

18 Aug 2019 | 6:30 PM

Chandigarh, Aug 18 (UNI) Punjab government has brought journalists into the ambit of its recently launched flagship universal health insurance scheme ‘Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojana’ (SSBY).

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Parts of missing AN-12 BL-534 aircraft recovered

Parts of missing AN-12 BL-534 aircraft recovered

18 Aug 2019 | 6:20 PM

Chandigarh, Aug 18 (UNI) A joint team of Dogra Scouts and Indian Air Force recovered parts of the AN-12 BL-534 aircraft which went missing over Rohtang Pass on February 7, 1968.

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Talks with Pakistan will be held only on PoK: Rajnath

Talks with Pakistan will be held only on PoK: Rajnath

18 Aug 2019 | 6:05 PM

Kalka, Haryana, Aug 18 (UNI) Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said that now, if talks are held with Pakistan, it would only be held on Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).

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