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  1. Cricket World Cup: Australia to meet Kiwis in finalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CNN

    Australia are set to meet New Zealand in the ICC Cricket World Cup final after beating India by 95 in the semifinal in Sydney. But it wasn't all happy viewing for India's legions of fans -- pictured here watching the live broadcast at a tea stall in the Indian town of Amritsar.

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  2. Patrons Groove & Dance at the War of DJs At AlphaOne's 5th Anniversary CelebrationsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PR Log

    Patrons grooved and danced to the core at the War of DJs, a Special Musical Extravaganza organized for all at AlphaOne on March 22nd. PRLog - March 26, 2015 - AMRITSAR, India -- Patrons Groove & Dance at the War of DJs At AlphaOne's 5th Anniversary Celebrations Patrons grooved and danced to the core at the War of DJs, a Special Musical Extravaganza organized for all at AlphaOne on March 22nd.

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  3. 121 death petitions disposed off by President since 1981: RTIRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Amritsar: A total of 121 death petitions involving more than 163 persons were disposed off by the President of India in the last 34 years. In response to an RTI query, Ministry of Home Affairs said that since 1981, there were 124 cases, whereupon 90 cases were rejected and 31 were extended relief as their death sentences were condoned as commuted to life imprisonment, J P Agrawal, Joint Secretary, Judicial & CPIO said.

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  4. Student rides 'groundswell' to opportunity abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Western News

    Sarah Emon, a fourth-year Psychology and Women's Studies student, is heading to India for six weeks with Operation Groundswell, a non-profit that offers alternative travel opportunities for youth. Once there, she will work with a handful of local organizations, learning of issues affecting India's women.

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  5. AAP feud Party member from Punjab writes to Kejriwal cautioning him of conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hindustan Times

    The internal feud in Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday saw a National Council member from Punjab demanding that party convenor Arvind Kejriwal launch an inquiry into a parallel meeting called by a section a day prior to the body's crucial meet on March 28. In a letter to Kejriwal, Ashok Talwar, an NC member from Amritsar, said the meeting has been called on the "pretext" of having discussion on Swaraj and internal democracy and alleged that some "deep conspiracy for vested interests" was on to destabilise the party. The latest development comes in the backdrop of reports that AAP leader Shanti Bhushan was going to hold a meeting with the dissidents ahead of party's National Council meet, which he subsequently denied.

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  6. AAP crisis: Ashok Talwar claims some leaders planning parallel meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNA India

    The internal feud in Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday saw a National Council member from Punjab demanding that party convenor Arvind Kejriwal launch an inquiry into a parallel meeting called by a section a day prior to the body's crucial meet on March 28. The internal feud in Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday saw a National Council member from Punjab demanding that party convenor Arvind Kejriwal launch an inquiry into a parallel meeting called by a section a day prior to the body's crucial meet on March 28. In a letter to Kejriwal, Ashok Talwar, an NC member from Amritsar, said the meeting has been called on the "pretext" of having discussion on Swaraj and internal democracy and alleged that some "deep conspiracy for vested interests" was on to destabilise the party.

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  7. AAP Feud Simmers Amid Allegations of Dissidents Holding MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Outlook

    The internal feud in Aam Aadmi Party today saw a National Council member from Punjab demanding that party convenor Arvind Kejriwal launch an inquiry into a parallel meeting called by a section a day prior to the body's crucial meet on March 28. In a letter to Kejriwal, Ashok Talwar, an NC member from Amritsar, said the meeting has been called on the "pretext" of having discussion on Swaraj and internal democracy and alleged that some "deep conspiracy for vested interests" was on to destabilise the party. The latest development comes in the backdrop of reports that AAP leader Shanti Bhushan was going to hold a meeting with the dissidents ahead of party's National Council meet, which he subsequently denied.

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  8. AAP feud simmers amid claims of dissidents' meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: The internal feud in Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday saw a national council member from Punjab demanding that party convenor Arvind Kejriwal launch an inquiry into a parallel meeting called by a section a day prior to the body's crucial meet on March 28. In a letter to Kejriwal, Ashok Talwar, an NC member from Amritsar, said the meeting has been called on the "pretext" of having discussion on swaraj and internal democracy and alleged that some "deep conspiracy for vested interests" was on to destabilise the party.

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  9. Aam Aadmy Party feud simmers amid allegations of dissidents holding meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Express India

    The internal feud in Aam Aadmi Party today saw a National Council member from Punjab demanding that party convenor Arvind Kejriwal Aam Aadmi Party, Aam Aadmi Party delhi, aap party, aap letter, Arvind Kejriwal, Arvind Kejriwal news, Arvind Kejriwal AAP, National Council member, Punjab, Ashok Talwar, Shanti Bhushan The internal feud in Aam Aadmi Party today saw a National Council member from Punjab demanding that party convenor Arvind Kejriwal launch an inquiry into a parallel meeting called by a section a day prior to the body's crucial meet on March 28. In a letter to Kejriwal, Ashok Talwar, an NC member from Amritsar, said the meeting has been called on the "pretext" of having discussion on Swaraj and internal democracy and alleged that some "deep conspiracy for vested interests" was on to destabilise the party.

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  10. At Khatkar Kalan Amarinder loyalists call for united CongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hindustan Times

    Leaders belonging to the faction led by Amritsar MP and former chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Monday called for a united Congress to fight the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata combine to win the assembly elections in 2017, during a political conference held on the martyrdom day of Bhagat Singh at his ancestral village here.

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  11. Railways Punjab to form joint development companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hindustan Times

    In a first-of-its-kind initiative, the railways and the Punjab government have decided to form a joint company to fast-track expansion of the rail infrastructure in the state as well as taking up new projects, including creation of ultra-modern railway stations and laying of new rail tracks. Union railway minister Suresh Prabhu, who was accompanied by deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal, announced the joint development venture for the railways here on Monday after attending a public rally.

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  12. Why was Kareena Kapoor Khan upset during Lakme Fashion Week finale?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Kareena Kapoor Khan walked the ramp for designer Anamika Khanna on the closing day of Lakme Fashion Week 2015. The actress, however, apparently got upset when informed about a last minute change of venue, courtesy threats of protests by a political leader.

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  13. PM made no mention of these issues in his speech, barring a few lines on the land acquisition bill.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Indian Express

    As two of the most prominent men in the SAD-BJP coalition in Punjab took to the stage - at a rally to commemorate the martyrdom day of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev at the Hussainiwala border in Ferozepur - their list of demands for the state grew. With Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the dais, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and state BJP president Kamal Sharma demanded special packages for the state's border areas, especially Ferozepur, sought clarifications on the land acquisition bill and on the efforts to control cross-border drug flow, among a host of other issues.

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  14. Now, Pak smugglers throw heroin packets to Indian sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Indian Express

    A day after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh announced that India would strengthen its borders to such a level that "even a mouse will not be able to intrude into Indian side," smugglers from Pakistan manually threw heroin consignments to the Indian side in Punjab sector. The BSF seized as many as five packets of heroin from an area near border outpost Dhalla on Monday noon.

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  15. An early Wagah welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Telegraph

    No wonder they ended their arduous month-long journey on camels to Wagah on Sunday afternoon, a day ahead of schedule. The 20-member Great Indian Desert Safari team of Tata Steel Adventure Foundation and Border Security Force were feted by Union home minister Rajnath Singh and Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal.

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  16. On martyrs' day, Prabhu promises train links to Bhagat Singh's villageRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Newkerala.com

    Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Monday announced new rail links to Khatkar Kalan, the ancestral village of martyr Bhagat Singh in Punjab. Prabhu, who was here to mark the state-level function for martyrs Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru, said the village railway station would be upgraded with new facilities and new train links to other places would be initiated.

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  17. Modi Cautions Farmers Over Excessive Use of FertilisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Outlook

    Expressing concern over excessive use of fertilisers in farming, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today cautioned farmers about the damage caused to crops and soil. Modi also raised the issue of reducing water table in Punjab, and urged farmers to adopt modern techniques to prevent the decline.

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  18. BSF recovers 18 kg heroin from Punjab borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Hindustan Times

    Border Security Force troopers on Monday recovered 18 kg of heroin, valued at Rs.90 crore in the international market, from near the India-Pakistan border in Punjab. The recovery was made in the Gurdaspur sector of the international border following exchange of fire between BSF troopers and smugglers, a BSF spokesman said.

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  19. Live Narendra Modi pays homage to Bhagat Singh Sukhdev and Rajguru at HussainiwalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Hindustan Times

    PM is accompanied by Parkash Singh Badal, food processing minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal and State BJP chief Kamal Sharma at Hussainiwala Narendra Modi pays homage to Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru at Hussainiwala Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting Punjab to pay homage to well known freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru on the occasion of their 84th martyrdom anniversary. The Prime Minister will first visit Hussainiwala, the place where all three were unceremoniously cremated after their hanging in Lahore by the British colonial administration on March 23, 1931 on grounds of treason.

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  20. Martyrs Day faux pas: US army men not Indian soldiers on hoardingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Rediff.com

    The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation in a major faux pas has put up hoardings across the city with photographs of American personnel instead of Indian soldiers to commemorate martyrs day on Monday. The hoardings show pictures of three soldiers wearing the United States flag on their uniforms.

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