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Polling to zila parishads, panchayat samitis ends in Punjab; counting of votes to take place on 2...

Chandigarh: Polling to the zila parishads and panchayat samitis took place in Punjab on Thursday amid stray reports of clashes between Congress and SAD workers. The voting began at 8 am and went on...

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UP ATS arrests BSF jawan ‘honey-trapped’ by ISI

The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) has arrested a BSF jawan from Noida on the charge of sharing vital information with Pakistan ISI agents, state police chief OP Singh said Wednesday. Ach...

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Punjab zila parishad and panchayat samiti polls: Voting underway amid tight security

CHANDIGARH: The polling for the 22 Zila Parishads and 150 Panchayat Samitis in Punjab are underway amid tight security on Wednesday. The voting began at 8.00 AM and will continue till 4.00 PM. Poll...

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More agents of foreign companies to approach courts against 18% IGST

Indenting agents of foreign companies in textiles, handicrafts and home furnishing industry would join their counterparts in metal industry to approach courts against 18 per cent Integrated GST (IG...

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19-year-old arrested for allegedly raping minor girl in Haryana`s Rewari

Chandigarh: A 19-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after a minor girl from Rewari district accused him of raping her, police said. The incident comes just days after a 19-year-old woman from the di...

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AAP Haryana chief says will give Rs 20 lakh if any BJP leader gets raped, stokes controversy

Chandigarh: AAP's Haryana unit chief Naveen Jaihind Tuesday provoked a controversy over the alleged gang rape of a woman in the state, saying he will give Rs 20 lakh to any BJP leader who gets sexu...

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Chandigarh is a city and union territory in India that serves as the capital of two states, Haryana and Punjab. The name Chandigarh translates as "The Fort of Chandi". The name is derived from an ancient temple called Chandi Mandir, devoted to the Hindu goddess Chandi, near the city.