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  • Eligible families left out in LIFE housing scheme will be included in supplementary list: Kerala CM
  • Police seizes 250 kg Sea Cucumbers
  • Nadda forms 6 member BJP committee to probe Jharkhand killings
  • National seminar on ‘Refrigeration & Cold Chain Solutions’ held in Kolhapur
  • C(A)A: MP CM urges rethink
  • MIA bomb incident: Accused handed over to Mangalore police
  • SAD reiterates CAA support, but wants inclusion of Muslims
  • Dept of Justice celebrates 1 5 lac registrations of Tele-Law, felicitates 3 top village level entrepreneurs
  • Kerala Tourism’s disabled-friendly project earns UNWTO special mention
  • '3500 Cr Frost International' scam: Cong alleges 'loot and scoot' is flourishing under Modi Govt
  • Khelo India Games 2020 end with Maharashtra on top
  • Golf: Shubhankar, Gaganjeet to represnt India at Omega Dubai Desert Classic tourney
  • Entire world facing negative repercussions of playing with nature: Narendra Singh Tomar
  • Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Pulwama
  • Hardik Patel granted bail, likely to be released from jail on Thursday
States » North

Capt Amarinder in cahoots with Modi-Shah duo at demolishing iconic institutions: Cheema

20 Jan 2020 | 7:59 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 20 (UNI) Senior leader of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Leader of Opposition (LoP), Harpal Singh Cheema, has alleged that the dubious role of the Congress government in the state and that of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) in the appointment of director general of Police (DGP), Punjab, had proved beyond doubt that the country’s iconic institutions across the country were under constant threat, accusing Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh of conniving with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the dubious ‘deal’.

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Governor launches battery operated carts in sector 17 plaza

20 Jan 2020 | 7:54 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 20 (UNI) Mr VP Singh Badnore, Governor, Punjab and Administrator, UT, Chandigarh on Monday launched battery operated carts in sector 17 plaza in presence of Manoj Parida, Adviser to the Administrator, UT, Chandigarh, Ms Raj Bala Malik, Mayor, Arun Kumar Gupta, Principal Secretary Home, K.K. Yadav, Commissioner, MCC and N.P. Sharma, CGM, Chandigarh Smart City Ltd.

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Two held for murder of girl 4 yrs back in UP

20 Jan 2020 | 7:46 PM

Lucknow, Jan 20 (UNI) The Special Task Force (STF) of the Uttar Pradesh police cracked a four-year-old case pertaining to the abduction and murder of a girl in the Daraganj area of this district and sent the two accused to jail, police said on Monday.

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Youth Congress knocks Indian Animal Welfare Board door

20 Jan 2020 | 7:37 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 20 (UNI) The cow deaths at the Gaushala located near the CTU workshop in Industrial Area, Phase 1, did not stop due to which now the Chandigarh Youth Congress has finally approached the Animal Welfare Board.

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HP: Charas seized from Russia national

20 Jan 2020 | 7:33 PM

Shimla, Jan 20 (UNI) About One Kilogram illicit Charas was seized from a Russia national under Bajora police station in Kullu district during a search, Police said on Monday.

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Hearing on application for re-hearing of the Jheerum case completed in High Court

20 Jan 2020 | 7:30 PM

Bilaspur, Jan 20 (UNI) Chhattisgarh High Court on Monday completed hearing on an application of state government to re-hear the case of Jheerum Valley Naxal incident and record statements of some more witnesses in the case.

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Hindustan-Tibet National Highway blocked due to landslide at Bhavanagar

20 Jan 2020 | 7:29 PM

Shimla, Jan 20 (UNI) Normal life is out of gear in Kullu, Lahaul Spiti and Kinnuar district due to heavy snowfall and rainfall for last three days, disrupting vehicular traffic, power supply and telephone communications across the hilly state.

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Haryana Assembly pays rich tributes to those died during inter-session

20 Jan 2020 | 7:25 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 20 (UNI) In the Haryana Vidhan Sabha Session here on Monday, obituary resolutions were passed to pay rich tributes to those prominent personalities who have expired between the period from the end of the previous session and the beginning of the current session.

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SAD demands murder case be registered against Kangar and Dhillon

20 Jan 2020 | 7:21 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 20 (UNI) The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday demanded that Revenue minister Gurpreet Singh Kangar and Faridkot legislator Kushaldeep Singh Dhillon be booked for murder of the former Sarpanch of Behbal Kalan following disclosures by the victim’s family that the Congress leaders had caused the death of the prime witness in the Behbal Kalan police firing case.

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Policy for holistic development of children up to six years on anvil: Aruna Chaudhary

20 Jan 2020 | 7:18 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 20 (UNI) Punjab Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister Aruna Chaudhary announced on Monday that the Punjab State Early Childhood Care and Education Policy to ensure the holistic and integrated development of children up to 6 years of age will be formulated soon. To achieve this target, the cabinet minister sought suggestions and recommendations of the members of State Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) Council up till February 1. She also announced that the social security department would endeavor to implement the policy in the state this year after approval of the cabinet.

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Capt Amarinder meets NHAI chairman, both agree on expeditious commencement of work

20 Jan 2020 | 7:13 PM

New Delhi, Jan 20 (UNI) Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) Chairman Sukhbir Singh Sandhu on Monday agreed to expeditiously start work on the prestigious Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway project.

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Governor declares every Friday as ‘Single use plastic free day’ in schools

20 Jan 2020 | 7:10 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 20 (UNI) Punjab Governor and Administrator of Chandigarh VP Singh Badnore on Monday declared every Friday as ‘single use plastic free day’ in city schools.

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Police deserter among 3 HM militants killed in Shopian encounter: DGP

Police deserter among 3 HM militants killed in Shopian encounter: DGP

20 Jan 2020 | 7:10 PM

Srinagar, Jan 20 (UNI) Three Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) militants, including a top commander and police deserter, were on Monday killed in an encounter which ensued when a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) was launched by security forces in south Kashmir district of Shopian.

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Haryana govt to celebrate Voters Day on Jan 25

20 Jan 2020 | 7:04 PM

Chandigarh, Jan 20 (UNI) As per the directions of the Election Commission of India, Haryana Government will organise a State-Level program on January 25, 2020, in Panchkula to mark the celebrations of Commission's Foundation Day as National Voters' Day. Haryana Governor Satyadeo Narain Arya will be the Chief Guest on the occasion.

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J&K DGP asserts 2020 started with series of successful operations against militants

J&K DGP asserts 2020 started with series of successful operations against militants

20 Jan 2020 | 7:00 PM

Srinagar, Jan 20 (UNI) Asserting that the new year has kicked-off on a positive note, Director General of J& K Police (DGP) said here on Monday that 2020 has started with a series of successful operations against militants in Kashmir valley and added that such action against ultras will be amplified many folds in the coming days.

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