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The Hindu
Lahore HC grants 2 days to Punjab govt. to file charges against Hafiz SaeedA review board of the Lahore High Court on Tuesday granted two days to the Punj
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
A review board of the Lahore High Court on Tuesday granted two days to the Punjab government to file charges against Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed and his four aides, who had been under house arrest since last January. Hafiz Saeed a declared... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan seeks extension of Hafiz Saeed’s detentionPakistan’s Punjab government today sought the extension of detention of Mumbai
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Pakistan’s Punjab government today sought the extension of detention of Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed under public safety law, two days after withdrawing its application to prolong his house arrest under the anti-terrorism law. Saeed, the... Read more
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dna
Panchkula violence: Police personnel, CEO of firm run by Dera Sacha Sauda arrestedhad sexually exploited two female followers. The case was registered by the CBI
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
had sexually exploited two female followers. The case was registered by the CBI in December 2002 on the directions of the Punjab and Haryana High Court. A special CBI court in Panchkula has sentenced the Dera chief to 20-year-imprisonment, two... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Post Office manager jets off to India to run his tenth annual life-changing eye campand can't have it done – mostly because they can't afford it." Mr Gill is also
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 hours ago
and can't have it done – mostly because they can't afford it." Mr Gill is also driven by memories of growing up in Punjab in the 1950s. He moved to Wolverhampton in 1980, married Pat, and shortly afterwards moved to Wantage when he got a... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Post Office manager jets off to India to run his tenth annual life-changing eye campand can't have it done – mostly because they can't afford it." Mr Gill is also
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
and can't have it done – mostly because they can't afford it." Mr Gill is also driven by memories of growing up in Punjab in the 1950s. He moved to Wolverhampton in 1980, married Pat, and shortly afterwards moved to Wantage when he got a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Income tax team reaches Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters in Sirsa to conduct search, surveyincome tax, Data Ram, will conduct search and survey at the Dera Sacha Sauda he
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 hours ago
income tax, Data Ram, will conduct search and survey at the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters as per directions of the Punjab and Haryana high court. Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim is currently in jail after being convicted of raping... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Himachal Pradesh polls: Virbhadra’s son among kin of leaders in Congress shortlistto retain the sitting legislators, while it also made clear that its ‘one famil
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
to retain the sitting legislators, while it also made clear that its ‘one family one ticket’ rule, which it had adopted in Punjab, would not be applicable here. From Shimla urban, the committee has shortlisted its general secretary Harbhajan Singh... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Abuse victims in India are suffocating because of stigma’, says Kailash Satyarthiregions such as Srinagar, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, there were c
The Hindu / Posted 10 hours ago
regions such as Srinagar, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, there were cases of violence against children. In Punjab, on the other hand, many children were pushed towards drugs from an early age. We tried to address these issues, while... Read more
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The Indian Express
Navjot Singh Sidhu’s tax plan gets Cabinet nod: Fastway will have to pay Rs 2 per connectionnearly Rs 5 crore as earlier they were making Rs 52 crore and now the receipts
The Indian Express / Posted 12 hours ago
nearly Rs 5 crore as earlier they were making Rs 52 crore and now the receipts would amount to Rs 47 crore. (File photo) PUNJAB’S LOCAL Bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu dealt a ‘blow’ to local cable network companies Monday, when the Punjab... Read more
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The Indian Express
PM Narendra Modi’s Assembly poll pitch: Congress, Gandhis hate, abuse Gujaratdoes not take a decision on GST, governments of all political parties do that.
The Indian Express / Posted 14 hours ago
does not take a decision on GST, governments of all political parties do that. It includes Congress governments in Punjab and Meghalaya. Central government forms only the 30th part of the entire council that takes decisions on GST. So,... Read more
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The Indian Express
Second firm set up by Punjab Minister Rana Gurjit Singh also invested in mine auctionPunjab Power and Irrigation Minister, Rana Gurjit Singh. (Express file photo: J
The Indian Express / Posted 14 hours ago
Punjab Power and Irrigation Minister, Rana Gurjit Singh. (Express file photo: Jaipal Singh) ONE more link has emerged between Punjab Power and Irrigation Minister and Congress leader Rana Gurjit Singh and the two successful bids in the sandmine... Read more
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asianage
India fumes at Pak move to let Hafiz Saeed off the hookto take action against him. According to news agency reports from Pakistan on
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
to take action against him. According to news agency reports from Pakistan on Saturday, the government in Pakistan’s Punjab province had withdrawn its request that day for extending the detention of Saeed under the anti- terrorism law. On... Read more
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The Hindu
Flip-flop on terror: On Hafiz Saeedfrom its territory. Saeed, the mastermind of the November 2008 terrorist attack
The Hindu / Posted 18 hours ago
from its territory. Saeed, the mastermind of the November 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, had been detained by the Punjab provincial government in January this year under the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA). But last week the government said it... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress leads Gurdaspur by-polls, Sidhu calls it 'Diwali gift' for 'would-be party president' Rahul - newkerala news #280775Gurdaspur (Punjab) , October 15 : As Congress heads for a massive win in the Gu
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
Gurdaspur (Punjab) , October 15 : As Congress heads for a massive win in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-polls, the Minister of Local Government, Tourism, Cultural Affairs, Archives and Museums in the Congress-led Punjab Government, Navjot Singh Sidhu, on... Read more
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dna
Bengal in pole position as Ashok Dinda takes 7 wickets in 100th FC match110 (Ashoke Dinda 7/24, Mohammed Shami 2/44) and 229/5 (Abhimanyu Chauhan 115,
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
110 (Ashoke Dinda 7/24, Mohammed Shami 2/44) and 229/5 (Abhimanyu Chauhan 115, Ashutosh Singh 71, Mohammed Shami 4/45) 2) Punjab 161 and 227 (Manan Vohra 51, Abhishek Sharma 49, Akshay Karnewar 6/47, Akshay Wakhare 4/83) Vidarbha 5-5. Vidarbha won... Read more
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dna
Pakistan EC suspends Nawaz Sharif's son-law and 260 other lawmakers for not giving details of assetsYousaf and former National Assembly speaker Fehmida Mirza. According to the EC
dna / Posted 20 hours ago
Yousaf and former National Assembly speaker Fehmida Mirza. According to the ECP's notification seven senators, 71 MNA, 84 Punjab Assembly members, 50 Sindh Assembly members, 38 Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa members and 11 Balochistan lawmakers have been... Read more
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The Hindu
Punjab farmers defy ban on stubble burningAs the issue of stubble burning continues to plague the region, farmers in Punj
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
As the issue of stubble burning continues to plague the region, farmers in Punjab have expressed reluctance to shun the practice unless they are provided financial incentive. Prepared to take the State machinery head on, the farmers have formed... Read more
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Gulf News
Pollution: Air quality worsens in Delhi161 at R.K. Puram and 155.38 at IGI airport.Warning of further worsening of the
Gulf News / Posted 21 hours ago
161 at R.K. Puram and 155.38 at IGI airport.Warning of further worsening of the air quality, weather analysts said northwesterly winds blowing at speeds of 10 to 12km/h across Delhi were bringing along pollutants from Punjab and neighbouring Hary... Read more
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New Kerala
Steel Minister urges quality upgradation; timely implementation of SPVs, joint ventures - newkerala news #280980Chandigarh (Punjab) , Oct. 16 : Union Steel Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh o
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
Chandigarh (Punjab) , Oct. 16 : Union Steel Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh on Monday directed the CMDs of Public Sector Units (PSUs) under the ministry of steel to finalize and implement all SPVs and joint ventures in a time-bound manner, adding... Read more
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The Hindu
Dengue in numbers: a sting in the talebloodmeal and the time when that mosquito becomes infectious. The study calcul
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
bloodmeal and the time when that mosquito becomes infectious. The study calculated EIP in five dengue-endemic States — Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Kerala — and concluded that Kerala experiences a high incidence of Dengue during the... Read more
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The Hindu
Why no Gujarat poll date yet:’s Pavan VarmaOctober 3rd and the model code of conduct kicked in. “Earlier in the year, pol
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
October 3rd and the model code of conduct kicked in. “Earlier in the year, poll dates for all five states — Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur -- were announced on January 4th. A former election commissioner had said that elections... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gurdaspur & Vengara polls: It isn't Cong's comeback but failure of AAP, BJPisn't as much about the revival of the Congress as it is about the failure of t
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
isn't as much about the revival of the Congress as it is about the failure of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to consolidate in Punjab and the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) inability to make inroads in Kerala. The Congress has indeed wrested the... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Cong wins Gurdaspur LS bypoll by huge marginAgencies, Gurdaspur In a landslide victory, Punjab Congress president and part
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Agencies, Gurdaspur In a landslide victory, Punjab Congress president and party candidate Sunil Jakhar won the Gurdaspur Parliamentary seat by defeating BJP candidate Swaran Salaria with a huge margin of 1,93,219 votes. In a 11-cornered contest,... Read more
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Gulf News
‘Jawani Phir Nahi Ani’ sequel gets the green lightand DoP Suleman Razzak. The happy bunch that are still reeling from the stupend
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
and DoP Suleman Razzak. The happy bunch that are still reeling from the stupendous success of their last film together, Punjab Nahi Jaungi, famously took to Instagram to post images of them hanging out at choicest places in the beautiful Turkish... Read more
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Gulf News
Mehwish Hayat to continue TV despite film successsaid that TV dramas and serials could serve as an academy for film artists.She
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
said that TV dramas and serials could serve as an academy for film artists.She said that her performance on an item song in film Na Maloom Afraad made her popular and her main role in film Main Punjab Nahi Jaungi has brought her unprecedented... Read more
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New Kerala
Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by- Congress wins by massive 'morale-boosting' margin - newkerala news #280781Gurdaspur (Punjab) , October 15 : The Congress registered a massive victory in
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Gurdaspur (Punjab) , October 15 : The Congress registered a massive victory in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-polls, as party candidate Sunil Jakhar won by a margin of 1,93,219 votes. The six-month-old government of Congress passed a litmus test by... Read more
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The Hindu
Your reading list for the weekcountries and the rest of modern South Asia. The homeland of the enterprising a
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
countries and the rest of modern South Asia. The homeland of the enterprising and brave Pashtuns, from the borders of the Punjab to parts of Balochistan and south-southeastern Afghanistan, is divided by the powerful destiny-shaping Durand... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
I was humiliated by JIT: Captain Safdar(peace be upon him) and promote his teachings. He paid tribute to Mumtaz Qadri
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
(peace be upon him) and promote his teachings. He paid tribute to Mumtaz Qadri, who was hanged for assassinating former Punjab governor Salmaan Taseer, and urged the participants of the congregation to pray for the early recovery of Kulsoom... Read more
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dna
PM Narendra Modi in Ahmedabad, Gurdaspur bypolls, Rajesh and Nupur Talwar, Doordarshan and Asia Cup 2017its deposit Nearly seven months after winning the Assembly elections, the Cong
dna / Posted yesterday
its deposit Nearly seven months after winning the Assembly elections, the Congress recorded another stomping victory in Punjab on Sunday as it wrested the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat from the BJP with a record margin of 1.93 lakh votes. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gurdaspur, Vengara LS bypolls: Congress proves it can still hold its ownSingh has emerged as the undisputed leader of the state. The party has had to g
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Singh has emerged as the undisputed leader of the state. The party has had to grapple with serious infighting within the Punjab unit over the past few years. The two poles of this internal conflict – which was often fought in the open – were... Read more
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New Kerala
Punjab: One dead, 10 injured in clash over land dispute in Sangrur - newkerala news #280806Sangrur (Punjab) , October 15 : One person died while more than 10 people were
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Sangrur (Punjab) , October 15 : One person died while more than 10 people were injured in a clash that erupted between two groups in Sangrur's Shahpur Kalan over an ongoing land dispute on Sunday. During the violence, arms and weapons were also... Read more
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dna
Environment-friendly firecrackers are better than a banNew Delhi are cited as — construction, vehicular pollution, and stubble burning
dna / Posted yesterday
New Delhi are cited as — construction, vehicular pollution, and stubble burning (in the neighbouring states of Haryana and Punjab). Diwali is once a year, one day out of 52 weeks. Given the already uninhabitable pollution levels, it is true that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Big win for Congress in Gurdaspur, passengers fall ill on Tejas Express, 10 Indians still missing as ship sinks off Japan: Top storiesmargin of 1.9 lakh votes, and the party immediately launched a blistering attac
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
margin of 1.9 lakh votes, and the party immediately launched a blistering attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party and its Punjab ally Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD). Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar, the party’s state president, beat his nearest rival,... Read more
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dna
Cong wrests Gurdaspur from BJP, AAP forfeits its depositNearly seven months after winning the Assembly elections, the Congress recorded
dna / Posted yesterday
Nearly seven months after winning the Assembly elections, the Congress recorded another stomping victory in Punjab on Sunday as it wrested the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat from the BJP with a record margin of 1.93 lakh votes. The by-election was... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress has revived, BJP is going down: Amarinder Singh - newkerala news #280817Chandigarh (Punjab) , October 15 : After Congress' massive victory in the Gurda
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Chandigarh (Punjab) , October 15 : After Congress' massive victory in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-polls, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday said that the elections have revived the grand old party and is the downfall for Bharatiya... Read more
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The Indian Express
Days after Congress alleged EC helping BJP, CM Vijay Rupani says poll panel helped Cong in 2012six months. The poll dates for these states are announced simultaneously. For
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
six months. The poll dates for these states are announced simultaneously. For instance, earlier this year, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Goa, Manipur and Uttarakhand went to polls together. Their poll schedule, spread over a month from February 4 to... Read more
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asianage
Hafiz Saeed close to walking free as Pak drops terror chargesAfzal of the Supreme Court chaired a session of Federal Review Board, at the co
asianage / Posted yesterday
Afzal of the Supreme Court chaired a session of Federal Review Board, at the court’s Lahore registry over the weekend. Punjab province authorities on Saturday withdrew an application seeking to continue his detention under terrorism charges,... Read more
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asianage
Congress upbeat after Kerala, Punjab bypoll victoriesIt was a day of mixed fortunes for the Congress on Sunday. While the party was
asianage / Posted yesterday
It was a day of mixed fortunes for the Congress on Sunday. While the party was jubilant over its electoral victories in Punjab and Kerala bypolls, in Himachal Pradesh it received a jolt with former union minister Sukh Ram and his son and sitting... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Ranji Trophy: Ravindra Jadeja slams 201, Ishant puts Delhi on top80/5 (Ashutosh Singh 51*; A Dinda 2/6). Dharamsala: Goa 255 v Himachal Pradesh
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
80/5 (Ashutosh Singh 51*; A Dinda 2/6). Dharamsala: Goa 255 v Himachal Pradesh 356/4 in 92 ovs (P Khanduri 117, A Bains 143; Alemao 2/83) Mohali: Punjab 161 v Vidarbha 419/5 in 130 ovs (R Sanjay 161, G Satish 126*; Abhishek... Read more
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dna
Gurdaspur bypolls: Amarinder Singh calls victory 'rejection of anti-people' policies of Centre; BJP alleges foul playThe Congress on Sunday wrested the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat from the BJP with i
dna / Posted yesterday
The Congress on Sunday wrested the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat from the BJP with its Punjab unit chief Sunil Jakhar trouncing saffron party candidate Swaran Salaria by a whopping margin of 1,93,219 votes in the high stakes bypoll. Jakhar polled... Read more
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dna
Gurdaspur bypolls results: Vinod Khanna's wife Kavita expresses disappointment at loss; says BJP will introspectparty would introspect on the reasons of the defeat. The Congress today wreste
dna / Posted yesterday
party would introspect on the reasons of the defeat. The Congress today wrested the Gurdaspur seat from the BJP with its Punjab unit chief Sunil Jakhar trouncing saffron party candidate Swaran Salaria by a whopping margin of 1,93,219 votes in the... Read more
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The Hindu
7 Lok Sabha byelections soonEven as the result of the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election in Punjab was declare
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Even as the result of the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election in Punjab was declared on Sunday, byelections to seven Lok Sabha seats in various States are expected to be conducted soon. Some of these seats fell vacant following the death of sitting... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cong wrests Gurdaspur LS seat from BJP-SAD; UDF ally wins Vengara bypollThe Congress party on Sunday wrested the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha (LS) seat in Punja
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The Congress party on Sunday wrested the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha (LS) seat in Punjab from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) — Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) alliance. Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar defeated the BJP’s candidate by a victory margin of 1,93,219... Read more
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asianage
Happy event for Cong, downfall for BJP: Punjab CM on Gurdaspur winChandigarh: After Congress' massive victory in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-polls
asianage / Posted yesterday
Chandigarh: After Congress' massive victory in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-polls, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday said that the elections have revived the grand old party and marks the downfall of Bharatiya Janata Party... Read more
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dna
Ban on stubble burning: Will implement NGT's law, but Centre needs to compensate farmers, says Punjab CMPunjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday while addressing the
dna / Posted yesterday
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday while addressing the ban on stubble burning, the process in which farmers burn their crops that result in environmental pollution, said that the National Green Tribunal had set up a law that... Read more
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dna
Gurdaspur by-election: Congress wrests seat from BJP: Does Modi government have a reason to worry?gets an edge. And that is more pronounced, when the Assembly elections have hap
dna / Posted yesterday
gets an edge. And that is more pronounced, when the Assembly elections have happened recently as is the case with Punjab. So it is only obvious that Captain Amarinder Singh still enjoying a honeymoon period managed to get Sunil Jakhar... Read more
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Gulf News
Congress wrests Gurdaspur from BJPI think the entire SAD is going to be reformed under some new leadership, I bel
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
I think the entire SAD is going to be reformed under some new leadership, I believe,” Jakhar said.Congratulating Jakhar, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said it is a victory for the development agenda of the Congress.“The massive win for... Read more
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New Kerala
Pak withdraws plea to extend Hafiz Saeed' house arrest - newkerala news #280674Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct. 14 : The government of Pakistan's Punjab Province ha
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct. 14 : The government of Pakistan's Punjab Province has withdrawn a request to extend the house arrest of banned Jamaat-ud Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and four of his associates under the Anti-Terrorism Act. However, all... Read more
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asianage
Group of ministers meet today to discuss GST composition schemeother members of the GoM are Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi, Jammu and
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
other members of the GoM are Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi, Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu, Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal and Chhattisgarh Minister of Commercial Taxes Amar Agrawal. The GoM has also... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gurdaspur bypoll: Punjab Congress leaders revel in victory, Amarinder says outcome a denunciation of SAD-BJPLeaders of Punjab Congress launched on Sunday a blistering attack on the Bharat
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Leaders of Punjab Congress launched on Sunday a blistering attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party and its state ally Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), hours after results handed the ruling party a big victory in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election that was... Read more
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