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Pakistan to exhibit archives of Bhagat Singh case trial

Lahore, Mar 25 : The Pakistan government will for the first time put on display the case file of the trial of legendary Indian freedom fighter Bhagat Singh among other historical documents here tomorrow. This was decided at a meeting of the Punjab government top bureaucrats, headed by chief secretary Zahid Saeed, which proclaimed the […]

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Ajmer dargah Deewan declares son successor

Jaipur, Mar 25: The Deewan of the Ajmer Dargah, Zainul Abedin Ali Khan, has declared his son Nasiruddin Chisti as his rightful successor, amid objections from some caretakers of the 12 century shrine in Rajasthan. He made the declaration last night at a traditional ceremony during the Urs of Sufi saint Khawaja Moinuddin Chishti (RA) in […]

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BJP’s win in UP RS polls has bolstered SP-BSP unity: Akhilesh

Lucknow, Mar 25 :The BJP may have wrested an extra seat in the recent Rajya Sabha polls but the victory will backfire on the saffron party as its “anti-Dalit face stood exposed” while the SP-BSP unity got strengthened, former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav claimed today. In an interview to PTI, Akhilesh Yadav also […]

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Pak court acquits 20 accused of lynching Christian couple

Lahore, Mar 25 : A Pakistani anti-terrorism court has acquitted 20 people accused of burning alive a Christian man and his pregnant wife for committing blasphemy in the outskirts of Lahore in 2014. The couple, Shahzad Masih and his wife Shama, who were working as labourers at a brick kiln in Kot Radha Kishan area, […]

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Spare no efforts in checking exam leak: Par panel to SSC

New Delhi, Mar 25: Asserting that the sanctity of government jobs examinations must be maintained at any cost, a Parliamentary panel has asked the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) to spare no efforts in ensuring that such tests are free from any malpractices. The SCC, which conducts exams to select candidates for various central government jobs, […]

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No change in status quo at Dokalam standoff area: Indian envoy

No change in status quo at Dokalam standoff area: Indian envoy

Beijing, Mar 24 ; “No change” has taken place at the Dokalam standoff area after it was resolved last year, India’s envoy Gautam Bambawale said and blamed China squarely for the face off, saying it happened because Beijing tried to alter the “status quo” which it should not have. The 73-day long standoff ended on August […]

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BJP’s ‘DNA’ is ‘full of lies’: Cong

  New Delhi, Mar 24 :A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi charged the opposition of spreading lies against the government, the Congress today hit back alleging that it was the BJP’s “DNA” that was “full of lies” and its dispensation had “crossed all limits”. Congress spokesperson Tom Vadakkan accused the government of coming up […]

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Lalu sentenced to 14 yrs in prison in fourth fodder scam case

Ranchi, Mar 19 : RJD supremo Lalu Prasad was today sentenced to 14 years in jail and fined Rs 60 lakh by a special CBI court in the fourth fodder scam case pertaining to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 3.13 crore from the Dumka treasury in the early 1990s, a CBI counsel said here. CBI judge […]

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BJP at 69, Congress at 50 in Rajya Sabha after polls

  New Delhi, Mar 24:The BJP has made a significant gain of 11 additional seats while the Congress made an overall loss of four in the biennial elections to 58 Rajya Sabha seats, consolidating the saffron party’s position in the House and leaving its main rival far behind. Its 28 candidates emerged victorious in the […]

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Nawaz can run PML-N from behind bars: PM Abbasi

Islamabad, Mar 24: Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that if Nawaz Sharif was jailed, he would lead Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) from behind bars. In an interview with a private media outlet, PM Abbasi said that rumours and speculations of Nawaz being jailed are based on assumptions, but that even if the […]