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Sidhu assailed after pro-Khalistan leader shares photo with him on social media

Sidhu assailed after pro-Khalistan leader shares photo with him on social media

Chandigarh, Nov 29 :  The Akali Dal asked Navjot Singh Sidhu Thursday whether “India is his priority” or not, a sharp attack after a prominent pro-Khalistan separatist leader shared his purported photograph with the Punjab Cabinet minister on social media. Gopal Singh Chawla, the general secretary of Pakistan Sikh Gurudwara Prabhandak Committee (PSGPC), Thursday shared […]

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Pakistan to convert Rishi Kapoor’s house in Peshawar into museum

Pakistan to convert Rishi Kapoor’s house in Peshawar into museum

Islamabad, Nov 29 :  The Pakistan government has decided to convert Bollywood star Rishi Kapoor’s ancestral home in the Qissa Khwani Bazar in Peshawar into a museum soon, heeding to a request by the actor. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said the Pakistan government will make the actor’s house into a museum. “There was a […]

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US jury rules in favour of TCS over alleged discrimination

US jury rules in favour of TCS over alleged discrimination

New York, Nov 29 :  In a significant victory for the Indian IT outsourcing industry, a California jury unanimously sided with the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), saying the Indian consulting major did not discriminate against non-South Asian workers in the US as alleged in a lawsuit. According to a report in legal news portal law360.com, […]

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Narendra Modi broke promise of being an “honest” PM: Rahul

Narendra Modi broke promise of being an “honest” PM: Rahul

Hyderabad, Nov 29 :  Congress president Rahul Gandhi said Thursday Narendra Modi has broken every single promise of his, including being an “honest” prime minister. Speaking at a students’ convention in poll-bound Telangana, he also made a strong pitch for farm loan waiver. Gandhi said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and caretaker Telangana Chief Minister K […]

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Pak PM lays foundation stone for Kartarpur corridor

Pak PM lays foundation stone for Kartarpur corridor

Kartarpur, Nov 28 :  Prime Minister Imran Khan Wednesday laid the foundation stone for a corridor linking Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan’s Kartarpur – the final resting place of Sikh faith’s founder Guru Nanak Dev – to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India’s Gurdaspur district to facilitate visa-free movement of Indian Sikh pilgrims. Kartarpur Sahib […]

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Kartarpur corridor is anchored in hope, goodwill: Puri

Kartarpur corridor is anchored in hope, goodwill: Puri

Amritsar/Chandigarh, Nov 28: Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri, who represented the Indian government at the groundbreaking ceremony of the Kartarpur corridor in Pakistan, said Wednesday the corridor was anchored in hope and goodwill but there is need to be conscious of ground realities. Puri, along with Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal, crossed over to the neighbouring […]

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Mistrust between India, Pak can be removed through message of peace, love: Harsimrat

Mistrust between India, Pak can be removed through message of peace, love: Harsimrat

Kartarpur, Nov 28:  The mistrust between India and Pakistan can be removed through revisiting the message of peace and love, Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said on Wednesday at the foundation stone laying ceremony for a corridor linking Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan’s Kartarpur to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India’s Gurdaspur district. Prime Minister […]

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Contractor booked for blast near Wardha ammunition depot that killed 6

Contractor booked for blast near Wardha ammunition depot that killed 6

Nagpur (Maha), Nov 28:  A contractor was booked for culpable homicide in connection with an explosion near the Central Ammunition Depot (CAD) in Maharashtra’s Wardha district last week in which six people were killed, police said Wednesday. The blast took place at the explosive demolition ground near the depot at Pulgaon town in Wardha on […]

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Kartarpur corridor will erase ‘enmity’ between India and Pakistan: Sidhu

Kartarpur corridor will erase ‘enmity’ between India and Pakistan: Sidhu

Lahore, Nov 27 : The Karturpur Corridor would promote peace and erase “enmity” between India and Pakistan and create infinite possibilities between them, including the resumption of cricket ties, Punjab Cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu said Tuesday. Sidhu, who arrived here along with a group of Indian journalists to take part in the groundbreaking ceremony of […]

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Railway station to be built for Sikh pilgrims in Kartarpur: Report

Railway station to be built for Sikh pilgrims in Kartarpur: Report

Islamabad, Nov 27 :  The Pakistan government would provide land for a railway station in Kartarpur and the construction of lodging and boarding facilities near all Sikh pilgrimage sites in the country, a media report said Thursday. Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed said that the government would provide land to Sikh organisations for […]