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4 min ago | The Indian Express

BJP likely to have forwarded 3 names for Panckula seat

As the date draws near for the announcement of the Vidhan Sabha elections in Haryana, the state BJP committee is learnt to have forwarded three names for the most probable candidates to contest the assembly elections from Panchkula.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Telegraph

Ally cries 'betrayal', dumps BJP in Haryana

Aug. 28: The BJP's ally in poll-bound Haryana has snapped the alliance, accusing the party of "betrayal" and citing this week's byelection results to declare it is living in a "fool's paradise".

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The Indian Express

IRCTC starts package tours for Goa, Darjeeling

Goa package tour will be Rs 10,210 per head while the Darjeeling package will cost Rs 13,170 per head.

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The Times of India

Aseemanand gets bail in Samjhauta blast case

Aseemanand was charged for his role in the Samjhauta Express link train blast Feb 18, 2007 at Diwana village near the industrial town of Panipat in Haryana.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Hindustan Times

Bishnoi set to end ties with BJP

The electoral alliance between Kuldeep Bishnoi's Haryana Janhit Congress and the BJP seems to be over.

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Malaysian National News Agency

AirAsia India Offers Fare As Low As RM31

AirAsia India is offering all inclusive one-way fare from as low as 600 rupees from Bengaluru to Chennai, Kochi and Goa and 1,900 rupees from Bengaluru to Jaipur and Chandigarh.

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Hindustan Times

India gives itself less than a year to have toilets for girls in every school

Moving forward on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for building toilets for girls in every school, human resource development minister Smriti Irani has asked states to meet the target by July next year.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Hindustan Times

Drug rehab centres to come up across state

The Punjab cabinet, which met in Chandigarh on Tuesday, took several decisions, including those pertaining to the sanctioning of posts and recruitment in various departments, such as prisons and education.

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Daily Echo

Half mast flag in tribute to couple killed in India bus crash

SOUTHAMPTON City Council is today flying its flag half mast at the Civic Centre in memory of the city couple who died in a bus crash in India.

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Express India

Mauritius eyes 60,000 Indian tourists in 2014

Summary Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority is conducting a 4 city Roadshow from 25th -30th August, 2014 in Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad and Kolkata.

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Hindustan Times

Toilets raise stink in Chandigarh schools

She is a student of Class 11 at Government Model Senior Secondary School in Chandigarh's posh Sector 10 but when it comes to using the school toilet, her plight is similar to that of girls studying in the worst districts of Punjab and Haryana.

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Express India

Pearls Group Rs 50,000 crore row: What you really wanted to know

Sebi set its eyes on GFIL and PGF in 1997 insisting on them following Sebi guidelines and declare themselves as Collective Investment Schemes.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Indian Express

City breaks 27-yr record with 63% less rainfall

Having received 63 per cent less rain this year, the city broke a 27-year-old record.

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India.com

Haryana govt raises age limit for starting govt services to 42

Chandigarh, Aug 25: In poll-bound Haryana, the state government continued to rain sops, with the Cabinet today deciding to increase the age limit for entry into government services by two years to 42. A decision to this effect was taken at a meeting of the state Cabinet presided over by Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda here this evening, an ... (more)

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Daily Echo

Southampton couple die and daughter fights for life after coach crash

Roopesh Nawarkhele, 38, and his wife Kavita, 37, were killed instantly when their coach overturned after colliding with a car.

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Outlook

Yuvraj Singh's Father Arrested in Family Brawl Case

Former Test cricketer Yograj Singh and father of Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh, was arrested along with three others by the Haryana police today in a brawl case, police said.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Hindustan Times

Power regulatory panel scuttles PSPCLs exaggerated claims

Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission has corrected the "exaggerated" claims of Punjab State Power Corporation Limited in the tariff order announced for the year 2014-15.

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Hindustan Times

Delhi court allows CBI plea to examine tribunal orders

Taking note that there was "something amiss" in certain records used in the cross-examination of a witness in the 1994 triple murder case in which Punjab DGP Sumedh Singh Saini is an accused, a Delhi court has allowed the CBI's plea to examine the original orders passed by the Chandigarh Debt Recovery Tribunal in connection with the case.

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The Indian Express

Indian agencies get Swiss banks' data of hoarders

The Income Tax department has begun prosecution action in these over 100 cases and they will be charged for evasion of taxes on this hidden income.

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Hindustan Times

We are getting black money hoarders to cooperate says CBDT

Tax investigators pursuing instances of black money stashed abroad by Indians have finally been able to circumvent the Swiss secrecy code by asking over 100 such account holders to submit on their own details of personal balances in these banks, brought under the tax net recently, for lesser penal action for evasion.

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