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Tight Fight For Control Of Delhi Gurdwara Management

Tight Fight For Control Of Delhi Gurdwara Management

NEW DELHI – With both the SAD and the SAD (Delhi) locked in a tight fight for control of the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC), attempts are being made to make the contest one between the “outsiders” represented by the dominant Jat peasantry class of Punjab and the majority trader community of Delhi. The […]

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Punjab Congress Chief Capt Kanwaljit’s Daughter Dolly Joins Daddy’s Party

Punjab Congress Chief Capt Kanwaljit’s Daughter Dolly Joins Daddy’s Party

CHANDIGARH – Former SAD leader Capt Kanwaljit Singh’s daughter Manpreet Kaur Dolly today joined the Congress, claiming she had lost faith in the SAD as well as Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal. Dolly joined the Congress at the Punjab Congress Bhawan here in the presence of PCC president Capt Amarinder Singh, Patiala MP Preneet Kaur, […]

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Punjabi University’s Lifetime Fellowship For Fauja Singh

Punjabi University’s Lifetime Fellowship For Fauja Singh

PATIALA – Punjabi University will award lifetime fellowship to veteran athlete Fauja Singh (101), the oldest marathon runner in the world. Vice Chancellor Dr Jaspal Singh announced this during the inauguration of a three-day international conference on “Futuristic Trends in Physical Education” here. While Olympian Brig Labh Singh was the chief guest, Fauja Singh and […]

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Parties Woo 1984 Delhi Massacre Victims Ahead Of This Weekend’s Delhi Gurdwara Vote

Parties Woo 1984 Delhi Massacre Victims Ahead Of This Weekend’s Delhi Gurdwara Vote

NEW DELHI- The people of Trilokpuri in East Delhi, who were once left to fend for themselves during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, have recently become the focus of Delhi and Punjab Sikh leaders who are all out to woo them in the run up to the 46-member Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) elections. Punjab […]

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CBI Wants “Killer Bibi” Convicted Of Murder

CBI Wants “Killer Bibi” Convicted Of Murder

CHANDIGARH – Nearly nine months after Bibi Jagir Kaur was convicted for abduction and forcible abortion of her daughter Harpreet Kaur, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court for early hearing of its appeal. The CBI has sought directions for convicting and sentencing Bibi Jagir Kaur for murder.The […]

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Punjab Police Arrest Fake High Court Judge

Punjab Police Arrest Fake High Court Judge

SANGRUR – Sangrur police has arrested a man posing as Punjab and Haryana high court judge, travelling in a car fitted with plate of high court judge with blue beacon atop. Police has recovered fake stamps and forged documents from his possession and has impounded the Innova car. The man has confessed his folly saying […]

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Punjab To Re-Auction Sand Quarries, Increase Reserve Price Following Collusive Bidding

Punjab To Re-Auction Sand Quarries, Increase Reserve Price Following Collusive Bidding

CHANDIGARH – With collusive bidding by the “mining mafia” thwarting Punjab Government’s attempts to auction 13 sand quarries in the state, the government has decided to re- auction these. The government also proposes to make amends in the mining policy to ensure that the re- auction sails through. After the Punjab Cabinet approves the re-auction […]

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Indo-American Entrepreneur Gifts $3.5 Million To Ohio State University

Indo-American Entrepreneur Gifts $3.5 Million To Ohio State University

CLEVELAND – Monte Ahuja, an Indian businessman and entrepreneur based in Cleveland recently gifted an amount of $3.5 million to Ohio State University. A former student of Ohio, Ahuja made the donation so as to support students and for the establishment of Monte Ahuja Endowed Dean’s Chair. “I began Ohio State as an international student […]

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Indians Among Illegal Immigrants Willing To Pay To Flee Britain

Indians Among Illegal Immigrants Willing To Pay To Flee Britain

LONDON – Indians are reportedly among thousands of illegal immigrants willing to pay human smugglers up to £1,500 to flee the UK. A new BBC undercover documentary has revealed that the foreign nationals are put in the back of trucks and transported to Calais in France before making their way to other European destinations. Some […]

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Indian Arrested For Sending Vulgar Pictures To Teenage Girl For Sex In Australia

Indian Arrested For Sending Vulgar Pictures To Teenage Girl For Sex In Australia

Tegveer Sandhu, 24, sent images of himself masturbating and of his genitals to an undercover police officer he believed was a 13-year-old girl in March last year. SYDNEY – An Indian national has been arrested for sending lewd pictures to teenage girls to groom them for sex in Australia. Tegveer Sandhu, 24, sent images of […]

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