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Punjab: NCB seizes seven packets of heroin near Kakar border

Updated: Feb 17, 2017 21:26 IST      
Punjab: NCB seizes seven packets of heroin near Kakar border

Punjab, [India], Feb. 17 (ANI): The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday seized seven packets of heroin near the international border of Kakar in Punjab.

Such apprehensions have been common in the region.

The Border Security Force (BSF) on January 30 had seized four packets of heroin from Pulmoran area near the India-Pakistan border in Amritsar.

The said packets weighed approximately four kilograms. (ANI)

Srinagar: Security forces gun down two terrorists in DPS

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 19:23 IST     

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 25 (ANI): Two terrorists, who were holed up in the Delhi Public School in Srinagar's Panta Chowk since yesterday, have been neutralized by the security forces.

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Miscreants destroy Sabarimala Ayyappa temple mast

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 19:02 IST     

Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram) [India] June 25 (ANI): The base (panchavargathara) of the new golden temple mast installed at Sabarimala Ayyappa temple on Sunday was found destroyed using mercury. The ceremonial installation of the new temple mast was to be held today.

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New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Opposition's presidential nominee Meira Kumar on Sunday wrote a letter to the electoral collegium or college seeking support in the presidential elections that is scheduled to take place on July 17.

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Kovind meets UP CM, BJP MLAs and MPs in Lucknow

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 19:00 IST     

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], June 25 (ANI): National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday was welcomed by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath here.

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Mortal remains of CRPF SI Sahab Shukla sent to hometown

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 18:34 IST     

New Delhi [India] June 25 (ANI): Mortal remains of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) sub-inspector Sahab Shukla, who was killed in a militant attack at Phanta Chowk, Srinagar on Saturday was flown to Delhi on Sunday.

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Gulmarg (Jammu and Kashmir)[India] June 25 (ANI): Four tourists from Delhi and three others died on Sunday here after a tree fell on the Gandola cable car.

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Imphal (Manipur) [India], June 25 (ANI): Manipur Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh on Sunday flagged off the Manipur State Transport (MST) bus services, besides commissioning the Inter-State Bus Terminus complex at Khuman Lampak in Imphal.

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Ballabhgarh lynching: Villagers to sport black bands on Eid

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 17:35 IST     

Ballabhgarh (Haryana) [India], June 25 (ANI): In the wake of the train lynching incident that took place in Haryana's Palwal area, people from the deceased Junaid's village have decided to sport black bands on Eid, marking a silent protest.

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Haridwar (Uttarakhand) [India], June 25 (ANI): A newly married bride Monika refused to come to her husband's house after marriage as they do not have toilet and also asserted that she won't come to in-laws house until the toilet was built.

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Darjeeling (West Bengal) [India], June 25 (ANI): A woman Buddhist monk on Sunday walked through the streets of Darjeeling to spread the message of peace amidst an ongoing protest for the creation of Gorkhaland out of West Bengal.

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Bhupinder Hooda demands implementation of Swaminathan report

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 17:31 IST     

Rewari (Haryana) [India], June 25 (ANI): Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday called on the Centre to implement the Swaminathan Committee report.

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Assam CM discuses Indo- Bangla border issue with HM Rajnath

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 17:05 IST     

Guwahati (Assam) [India], June 25 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday had a detailed discussion with Home Minister Rajnath Singh to strengthen the Indian-Bangladesh border and other issues.

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PM Modi calls upon people to use E-GEM

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 17:05 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday called upon the people to use Government -E- Marketplace (E-GEM) portal to sell their products or services to the government.

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Raipur/ Dantewada/ Bijapur (Chhattisgarh) [India], June 25 (ANI): Over one dozen Naxals and three jawans were killed in anti-Naxal 'Operation Prahaar' in Chhattisgarh, said Special Director General of Police D.M. Awasthi on Sunday.

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Five persons feared dead as gandola cable snaps in Gulmarg

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 16:44 IST     

Gulmarg (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 25 (ANI): At least five persons have died after the gandola cable in the tourist resort of Gulmarg in Jammu and Kashmir snapped with a the falling of a tree.

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Four persons feared dead as gandola cable snaps in Gulmarg

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 16:31 IST     

Gulmarg (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], June 25 (ANI): At least four persons are reported to have died after the gandola cable in the tourist resort of Gulmarg in Jammu and Kashmir snapped.

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Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 25 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday congratulated Kidambi Srikanth for winning the Australian Open, stating that it is a moment of pride for India.

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Deve Gowda extends support to Meira Kumar as Prez

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 16:09 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Janata Dal (Secular) chief and former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda on Sunday extended his support to opposition presidential candidate Meira Kumar.

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Odisha's Puri abuzz with pilgrims as Rath Yatra begins

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 16:06 IST     

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India] June 25 (ANI): A heavy downpour in Puri did not prevent devotees from joining up for the celebrated and world famous annual Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra on Sunday.

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Debt ridden farmer attempts suicide in Khatima

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 15:46 IST     

Khatima (Uttarakhand) [India] June 25, (ANI): In yet another incident of farmers' suicide, a debt ridden farmer Ram Avatar, attempted suicide on Sunday in Uttrakhand's Khatima district.

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