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UFO Crashlands In Fields Near City Chandigarh

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UFO Crashlands In Fields Near City Chandigarh

Posted on 01 April 2011

Chandigarh, (GGS NEWS) 01 April 2011 :In a startling development an unidentified flying object said to be carrying “aliens” crash landed near Zirakpur in the early hours of Friday morning. Estimated to be the size of five cargo ships, this elliptical object that emitted an “intense white light encircled the fields before it went down […] Continue Reading

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Taliban announce spring offensive, vow to build institutions

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Taliban announce spring offensive, vow to build institutions

Posted on 28 April 2017

Islamabad : Afghanistan’s Taliban announced the start of their spring offensive today, promising to build their political base in the country while focusing military assaults on coalition and Afghan security forces. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid announced the launch of the offensive in an email statement that boasted Taliban control over more than half of the […] Continue Reading

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Shah Rukh Khan becomes first Indian actor to speak at TED Talks

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Shah Rukh Khan becomes first Indian actor to speak at TED Talks

Posted on 28 April 2017

MUMBAI : Adding yet another first to his huge repertoire of firsts, Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan will be addressing the audience in a conference at TED Talks in Canada. The actor will become the first Bollywood actor to grace the stage delivering TED talks (Technology, Entertainment and Design talks) to a large audience base. […] Continue Reading

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Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir to bear education expenses of slain CRPF soldiers’ children

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Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir to bear education expenses of slain CRPF soldiers’ children

Posted on 28 April 2017

Delhi : Former India skipper Gautam Gambhir has pledged to bear the full expenses of the children of 25 CRPF personnel killed in an ambush by Maoists in Chhattisgarh’s south Sukma area on Monday. Gambhir announced that he would extend the support through his Gautam Gambhir Foundation and that initial steps were already being taken […] Continue Reading

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German Parliament backs partial burqa ban

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German Parliament backs partial burqa ban

Posted on 28 April 2017

Berlin : Members of Germany`s lower house of Parliament have approved a law that partially bans the full-face Islamic veil or the burqa, the media reported on Friday. The bill will prevent civil servants, judges and soldiers from wearing burqas at work, the BBC reported. After the approval on Thursday, Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere […] Continue Reading

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Donald Trump says he thought being president would be easier than his old life

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Donald Trump says he thought being president would be easier than his old life

Posted on 28 April 2017

Washington : He had copies for each of the three Reuters reporters in the room.Trump, who said he was accustomed to not having privacy in his “old life,” expressed surprise at how little he had now. And he made clear he was still getting used to having 24-hour Secret Service protection and its accompanying constraints. […] Continue Reading

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7th Pay Commission allowances: Panel submits report to FM Jaitley; govt employees set to get HRA hike of up to 178%

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7th Pay Commission allowances: Panel submits report to FM Jaitley; govt employees set to get HRA hike of up to 178%

Posted on 28 April 2017

New Delhi : A high-level committee headed by Finance Secretary Ashok Lavasa, tasked with examining the Seventh Central Pay Commission’s (7th CPC) recommendations on allowances, submitted its report to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday. The report will now be examined by an empowered group of secretaries after which it will be taken up by […] Continue Reading

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Malegaon: Purohit moves SC against Bombay HC order rejecting bail

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Malegaon: Purohit moves SC against Bombay HC order rejecting bail

Posted on 28 April 2017

New Delhi : Malegaon blast accused Shrikant Purohit on Friday moved the Supreme Court against the Bombay High Court order rejecting his bail plea in the case. A bench headed by Chief Justice JS Khehar said the petition would come up in regular course while rejecting the former lieutenant colonel’s plea for an urgent hearing. […] Continue Reading

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Think tank ranks Karnataka most corrupt state, Himachal least

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Think tank ranks Karnataka most corrupt state, Himachal least

Posted on 28 April 2017

New Delhi : Petty corruption in India has come down sharply, but the total estimated bribe paid by households in last one year for public services — including amounts of as low as Rs 10 — still stands high at Rs 6,350 crore, says a study. According to CMS-Indian Corruption Study (CMS-ICS) 2017, around one-third […] Continue Reading

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Govt must do something or our sons will keep dying: Capt Ayush’s father

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Govt must do something or our sons will keep dying: Capt Ayush’s father

Posted on 28 April 2017

Kanpur : The news of Captain Ayush’s death in the terror attack on an Army camp in Kupwara on Thursday has left the family of 24-year-old officer devastated and bereft of all hope. He was among the three Army personnel killed in the attack on Thursday. Trying to hold back tears while speaking to the […] Continue Reading

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GST to push Indian growth to over 8 per cent: IMF

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GST to push Indian growth to over 8 per cent: IMF

Posted on 28 April 2017

Washington : The ambitious Goods and Services Tax to be implemented from July 1 would help raise India’s medium-term growth to above eight per cent, the International Monetary Fund has said adding that the reforms being done is expected to pay off in terms of higher growth in the future. “The government has made significant […] Continue Reading

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