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It has also drawn up an ‘action plan’ to inspect all the buildings in the vicinity.

On April 24, ozone levels hit 75 parts per billion or 150 µg/m³, the first sharp rise seen during the scheme, from around 62 parts per billion or 124 µg/m³ the preceding day.

Nitin said he had put together the project with a shoebox he got from a neighbour and a roll of cotton his brother got for him.

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Moga: Girl shoots herself dead after scoring less in maths
Moga: Girl shoots herself dead after scoring less in maths

Simranjeet Kaur shot herself dead with her father’s licensed revolver at her residence in New Apex Colony in Moga.

Punjab pensioners protest over non-payment of arrears
Punjab pensioners protest over non-payment of arrears

The pensioners said that Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal was an old man himself and he should have known the difficulties of old age.

Himachal Pradesh to involve other states in investigation into the murder of Rocky
Himachal Pradesh to involve other states in investigation into the murder of Rocky

According to police, they will look comprehensively into the incident, including Rocky’s alleged criminal background, rivals and several crimes reported from across the states that may be connected to the incident.

Many were denied visa for Dharmashala meet: Tibetan NGOs

Chinese dissident, Lu Jinghua, linked with the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre was also barred to board the flight to India at JFK airport, even though she possessed a valid visa.

India-Pak ties: Slain Kargil martyr’s daughter has an appeal, on Facebook
India-Pak ties: Slain Kargil martyr’s daughter has an appeal, on Facebook

A Facebook video posted by the daughter of a Kargil War martyr has given a strong message to policymakers of both countries without uttering a single word.

Punjab Congress to launch Dalit outreach programme
Punjab Congress to launch Dalit outreach programme

The party will then go ahead with other constituencies also,” said Sufi singer Hans Raj Hans who had recently joined Congress.

Punjab elections 2016: AAP will sell tickets to highest bidders, says Vijay Sampla
Punjab elections 2016: AAP will sell tickets to highest bidders, says Vijay Sampla

Sampla was reacting to a question if the BJP would make any changes in its poll strategy vis-a-vis Aam Aadmi Party. He was in Jalandhar Sunday.

Kirpal Singh cremated at native village
Kirpal Singh cremated at native village

Singh’s body was handed over to India Tuesday. It was brought to his village later in the day after conducting a postmortem at a Government Medical college in Amritsar.

Pak returns kirpal Singh’s body: No external injury; heart, liver missing
Pak returns kirpal Singh’s body: No external injury; heart, liver missing

Singh’s family alleges that he was killed as part a conspiracy.

CAG detects scam: ‘HP govt gave undue benefits of Rs 209 cr to Jaypee Group’
CAG detects scam: ‘HP govt gave undue benefits of Rs 209 cr to Jaypee Group’

The company sold the project after obtaining permission to do so from the state last year.

Goa police rides on digital wave with ACSG Corp
Goa police rides on digital wave with ACSG Corp

Goans will no longer need to physically visit police stations, thereby eliminating the hazards of inconvenience and waste of time.

ED officer’s repatriation: BJP walks out
ED officer’s repatriation: BJP walks out

The BJP members, including leader of Opposition Prem Kumar Dhumal, were on their feet seeking a discussion. They later staged a walkout .

Firecracker explodes at Saket court, triggers panic
Firecracker explodes at Saket court, triggers panic

The firecracker exploded at about 12.30 pm on Thursday, in the basement parking area of an eight-storeyed building on the court premises.

Mystery unsolved, local court in Amritsar sends ‘Pakistani’ woman to judicial custody
Mystery unsolved, local court in Amritsar sends ‘Pakistani’ woman to judicial custody

Chand Khan was arrested while travelling, allegedly without documents, on the Samjhauta Express on July 28.

Security guard fires accidental shots in Mohali, creates panic
Security guard fires accidental shots in Mohali, creates panic

Panic gripped a residential society in Sector 91 in Mohali on Monday, when a security guard fired three gun shots.

Allahabad HC rejects teachers’ plea for second time ‘session benefit’
Allahabad HC rejects teachers’ plea for second time ‘session benefit’

The court, however, said that the relevant regulation, through which the academic session was changed from July-June to April-March did not provide for extending the age of superannuation.

Allahabad HC puts on hold construction of car parking at Kanpur’s historic Phool Bagh Park
Allahabad HC puts on hold construction of car parking at Kanpur’s historic Phool Bagh Park

The KDA had proposed a shopping complex-cum-multi-level car-parking in a portion of the Phool Bagh Park, even as the master plan maintained that it was ear-marked as park only.

Chhota Udepur police launches manhunt for tantrik after witch hunting case
Chhota Udepur police launches manhunt for tantrik after witch hunting case

This is the second incident of witch hunting in the district since May, prompting the district police to initiate an awareness program to urge tribal people to shun their superstition regarding ‘witches’.

Five injured in fire at Bharat Dynamics Limited in Hyderabad, three critical
Five injured in fire at Bharat Dynamics Limited in Hyderabad, three critical

The cause of the fire at BDL in Hyderabad is not known yet.

Gujarat: Congress, BJP leaders deatined for protesting against tool booth near Veraval
Gujarat: Congress, BJP leaders deatined for protesting against tool booth near Veraval

“The protesters said they wanted to submit a memorandum to the Chief Minister. However, they did not have permission and were holding protests near a road on which convoy of the CM was to pass,” said police.