Three held for making extortion call to builder

Three held for making extortion call to builder

The accused had allegedly made a telephone call to Satpal Singla at his house in Sector 6 on August 24.

50th anniversary of 1965 war: Govt, Army have no data of soldiers, war widows to send invites

50th anniversary of 1965 war: Govt, Army have no data of soldiers, war widows to send invites

However, the government and the Army do not have proper data of the soldiers who took part in the war and the war widows to extend the invitation for the function where they intend to honour them.

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Three weeks after a six-year-old boy was mauled to death by stray dogs in Jamia, little has changed on the ground.

The MSBSHSE has decided to change the pattern of exam question paper for Class IX this year and Class X from next year.

Police on Sunday said Sarkar has confessed to the murders.

Doctors said Rokde has almost lost vision in his right eye, but they are making all efforts to save them.

The group also decided to take up the cause of Patel youths who were either killed or injured, or arrested during the violence sparked by the Patidar agitation in Ahmedabad last Tuesday.

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The talented youngster won the IGU Southern India and Telangana Juniors this year.

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The ex-servicemen had gathered to demand the implementation of OROP.

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The city’s creators designed several pieces of furniture that found its way out of Chandigarh and fetched high prices at auction houses abroad.

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The Chandigarh College of Architecture, Sector 12, has around 10-12 pieces of furniture that were designed by Pierre Jeanneret.

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The BoF made certain budgetary proposals, which were all approved by the Syndicate.

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Prakash Singh Badal mocks AAP, questions its ability
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50th anniversary of 1965 war: Govt, Army have no data of soldiers, war widows to send invites

However, the government and the Army do not have proper data of the soldiers who took part in the war and the war widows to extend the invitation for the function where they intend to honour them.

Punjab schools told to get ready for PM’s live address on Sept 4
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The letters also state that “schools located in remote areas where it is not possible to arrange for TV can use radio/transistor to listen to the PM’s address”.

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AAP’s Punjab convenor Sucha Singh Chottepur alleged that the rally attended by Gandhi and Khalsa was sponsored by the Akalis.

Panjab University grapples with shortage of funds
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The issue will come up for discussion in the meeting of the PU Syndicate to be held on August 30.

Chandigarh Sector 10 shooting: One arrested
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The police identified the suspect as Gagandeep Singh, 30, who hails from Bareta in Mansa district.

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The children were smothered to death, while the wife was strangled, says the report. The police, however, claim they are yet to get a copy of the report