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Punjabi poet Dilbar passes away

Ambala, May 3 (UNI) Hari Singh Dilbar a Punjabi poet of satire and humour passed away at the today.

He was 88.
He died of serious attack of diabetics at his residence.
With a long journey of reciting satirical poems at the Red Fort Delhi, he had recited his verses before Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru to Narendra Modi, whom he had regaled with his lively satires.
Dilber was poet of masses and lived by selling snacks and samosas at the bus stand. He travelled a number of foreign countries ad recent visit was to Australia.
Writers and poets from the state expressed condolence of his demise.
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Four people arrested on charges of illegally transporting elephant tusks in the district

16 Dec 2018 | 1:42 PM

Mysuru, Dec 16(UNI) In a swift operation police have arrested four people involved in illegally transporting and trying to sell the elephant tusk near Kanur village in Kollegal taluk.

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Severe Cyclonic storm "Phethai' to cross AP Coast as Cyclonic Storm on Dec 17 :IMD

16 Dec 2018 | 1:39 PM

Hyderabad, Dec 16 (UNI) The Cyclonic storm ‘PHETHAI’ over southwest Bay of Bengal moved further northnorthwestwards with a speed of 16 kmph during past 6 hours and lay centred at 0830 hrs on Sunday over southwest & adjoining Westcentral Bay of Bengal near latitude 11.

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Temple tragedy: Two more people taken into custody in connection with death of 13 devotees

16 Dec 2018 | 1:35 PM

Chamarajanagara, Karnataka, Dec 16(UNI) Ramapura police have taken into custody two more people for questioning in connection with Sulvadi temple tragedy in which 13 devotees died and more than 100 people fell ill and admitted in various hospitals on the Friday last.

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Life comes to a halt in Kashmir due to strike against civilian deaths

Life comes to a halt in Kashmir due to strike against civilian deaths

16 Dec 2018 | 1:33 PM

Srinagar, Dec 16 (UNI) Life comes to a grinding halt as shops and business establishments, which remain open on Sundays, were closed and traffic was off the roads in Kashmir valley on Sunday due to a strike called by separatists against killing of seven civilians in clashes with security forces in Pulwama.

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Curfew-like restrictions imposed in downtown Srinagar

Curfew-like restrictions imposed in downtown Srinagar

16 Dec 2018 | 1:31 PM

Srinagar, Dec 16 (UNI) Curfew-like restrictions have been imposed in the downtown and parts of civil lines in Srinagar on Sunday following a strike called by separatists against death of seven civilians in clashes with security forces in Pulwama.

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