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Pakistan Sufi shrine: 20 murdered in Punjab

Twenty people have been murdered and others wounded at a Sufi shrine near the city of Sargodha, in Pakistan's Punjab province, police say.

Deputy police commissioner Liaquat Ali Chatta said the main suspect was the shrine's custodian, Abdul Waheed.

One survivor told police Mr Waheed had called followers into his …

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Introspect Punjab polls result, unfair to blame EVMs: EC to AAP

The Election Commission on Sunday hit out at the Aam Aadmi Party for finding fault in Electronic Voting Machines (EVMS) used in the Punjab elections.

On Saturday, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had urged the Election Commission to investigate cases of "faulty" EVMs and ascertain if their software can be …

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🇮🇳PV Sindhu defeats👊 Marin to win 2017 Indian Open🎉

A full-house at the Siri Fort Sport Complex in New Delhi, 🇮🇳 with the home crowd rooting for 🇮🇳PV Sindhua and she didn't disappoint😃❗ Sindhu served a fitting revenge👊 for her 2016 Olympic finals defeat at the hands of Spain's Carolina Marin nearly 7⃣ months ago by winning today's Indian Open …

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BJP leader files complaint against Bhushan for tweet against Lord Krishna

Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Tajinder Bagga on Sunday filed a complaint against senior lawyer and former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Prashant Bhushan for his 'derogatory' tweet against Lord Krishna.

Bagga said it is Bhushan's habit to make these kinds of statements for cheap publicity.

"This is not …

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PM Modi Inaugurates👏 India’s Longest Chenani-Nashri Tunnel🙌

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated the Chenani-Nashri tunnel on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the longest in India.

The 10.9-km long tunnel will reduce the time taken to travel between Jammu and Srinagar by shortening the distance between Chenani-Nashri from the existing 41 kms to 10.9 kms and …

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RBI Guv Gets Pay Hike💰; Monthly Basic Jumps to ₹2.5L

RBI Governor Urjit Patel and his deputies have got a big pay hike with the government more than doubling their basic salary to Rs. 2.5 lakh and Rs. 2.25 lakh per month, respectively.

The “basic pay of the Governor and Deputy Governors” have been revised retrospectively with effect …

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20 People Killed by 'Mentally😱Ill' Custodian of Dargah🙏 in Pakistan

At least 20 people, including six members of a family, were tortured and killed at a shrine allegedly by its "mentally ill" custodian and his associates in Sargodha in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Sargodha Deputy Commissioner Liaquat Ali Chatta said the incident took place at the dargah (shrine) of Muhammad Ali …

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U.S. Boy👦 of 14 Arrested in Sexual Assault Streamed Live on FB😱

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old Chicago girl that was streamed live on Facebook, police said.

Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said in a statement that the juvenile suspect faces felony charges of aggravated criminal sexual assault, manufacturing of child pornography and dissemination …

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Ready to Accept Argument, but Not 👺Intolerance: Mukherjee👔

President Pranab Mukherjee has said that while he is ready to "accept argument", he cannot accept intolerance.

While speaking at IIM Kolkata on Saturday, President Mukherjee also said that India is always tolerant and that there should be debate in universities and not 'confrontations'.

Earlier in March, while speaking at …

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