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Punjabi singer makes Diwali eve come alive at LCET 21.10.2017 The Tribune

Tribune News Service

Ludhiana, October 20

The Ludhiana College of Engineering and Technology, Katani Kalan, organised a fete on the eve of Diwali.

The college was decorated by students and faculty on the occasion with a belief that the festival of lights brings joy and happiness in everyone’s life.

Punjabi singer Bhoora performed and students danced to his tunes. A cultural extravagansa was also presented. Teachers unfolded their creative abilities in a string of activities by putting up various stalls of delicacies, fun games, talent hunt, etc.

A makeshift art gallery was also set up which exhibited antique things of the Punjabi culture and heritage. Decorated in vibrant hews, the institute had ambiance of joy and happiness.

Vijay Gupta, Ludhiana College of Engineering and Technology Chairman, urged the students and faculty to celebrate a green Diwali by refraining from bursting crackers. He said we should pledge to keep our surroundings clean.

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CM moots consortium for adopting best agri practices 21.10.2017 Hindu: News
Says emphasis is on tapping potential of the sector
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Stop this travesty, protect our heritage 21.10.2017 Opinion | The Asian Age
Evil elements can destroy historical monuments through their callous acts of 'cleansing and purifying culture'.
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Guv praises CRPF for handling tough tasks 21.10.2017 The Tribune
Tribune News Service Srinagar, October 20 Governor NN Vohra has complimented the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) for handling difficult tasks in the past year and reiterated the need for use of minimum force while controlling mobs. The Governor was interacting with Zulfiquar Hassan, Inspector General of Police (Operations), CRPF, during a meeting here on Thursday. Hassan briefed the Governor about certain issues relating to the CRPF’s role and responsibility and outcome in the past year. In a separate meeting, the Governor and Minister for Public Works Department Naeem Akhter discussed various matters relating to the restoration of peace and normalcy and rapid economic development of the state. Meanwhile, Nazeer Ahmed, Vice Chancellor, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir, briefed the Governor about the progress in the academic, research, extension and infrastructural development arenas. He also apprised him about the outcome of the initiatives to rationalise ...
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Heritage Treasure Troves – THE MUSEUMS 21.10.2017 The Navhind Times
Sanjeev Sardesai We have seen the treasures of various talukas – Bicholim, Sattari, Sanquelim, Pernem and Bardez – now before we visit other talukas, let us proceed to visit the treasure troves of heritage that have preserved innumerable facets of our heritage – the various museums that are located in and around Panaji. Goa has ...
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Firing leaves devotee injured 21.10.2017 The Tribune
Tribune News Service Amritsar, October 20 A devotee was injured when several persons fired at a shopkeeper in the Heritage Street near Golden Temple on the Diwali night when thousands of devotees visited the shrine for paying obeisance. The injured man was identified as Karamjit Singh, a resident of Patti. He had come out of the shrine after paying obeisance and was sitting near towards the Jallianwala Bagh side. The bullet pierced through his arm and he was taken to Guru Nanak Dev Hospital. A case has been registered against Rinka, a resident of Fateh Singh Colony, who is allegedly an accomplice of notorious gangster Jaggu Bhagwanpuria. Police authorities said they were still verifying details while a case under Section 307 (attempt to murder), IPC, and Sections 25, 27, 54 and 59 of the Arms Act had been registered in this regard. As per information, a property dispute was the reason behind the incident. A youth told the police authorities that Rinka fired upon his younger brother Shahrukh, having a ...
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FIFA U17 World Cup: In conversation with the coaches of England and USA 20.10.2017 Hindu: Football
England manager Steve Cooper said that he wants to test his squad against the best. At the pre-match, he also talked about the recent success of the junior teams.On squad depth: I think it’s recogniti...
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FOTUR organises `Rally for Umngi’  to conserve the river 20.10.2017 The Shillong Times
  SHILLONG: With an objective to conserve and preserve the Umngi River, a seminar-cum-workshop on the theme, “Rally for Umngi- a river conservation movement” was organised by Friends of the Umngi River (FOTUR) held on Friday at Synod College. Speaking to media persons, FB Basan, BDO Ranikor C & RD Block said, “We have taken a […]
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UP minister Baldev Singh Aulakh assails Azam Khan over Taj remarks 20.10.2017 India – The Indian Express
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Arunachal Christians sore over Khandu’s BJP govt ‘promoting’ indigenous faith 20.10.2017 India – The Indian Express
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SSP Chawrasia strengthens Asian challenge at Mauritius Open 20.10.2017 Golf – The Indian Express
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Fashion that is genuinely handmade, conscious of its impact on air, water and land 20.10.2017 India Today| NATION
A full new generation of designers and brands in India has embraced the concept and is creating sustainable fashion for a discerning consumer.
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Taj Mahal a 'beautiful kabristan', says Haryana Minister Anil Vij 20.10.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Anil Vij is known for making controversial tweets and statements
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Astounding ADJUTANTS 20.10.2017 Hindu: Home
Bhagalpur’s inhabitants are happy with their noisy guests. And, thanks to this, the guests are growing in number.
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JSW Group signs pact with Uttarakhand government to reconstruct Kedarnath 20.10.2017 news

The JSW Group, on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Uttarakhand government to carry out the work of reconstruction and restoration of Kedarnath, which was devastated by flash floods in June 2013, a company statement said here.

JSW Group signs pact with Uttarakhand government to reconstruct Kedarnath
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UP minister Baldev Singh Aulakh assails Azam over Taj remarks 20.10.2017 Deccan Herald - Breaking News Rss Feeds
 Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare Minister Baldev Singh Aulakh today lashed out at Azam Khan for saying the Taj Mahal will be "destroyed" like Babri Masjid "was demolished with dynamite", and accused him of making such statements to create tension between two communities.The minister said that SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav and party chief Akhilesh Yadav should clarify as to why Khan made such remarks."On what basis Khan has very confidently stated that the Taj Mahal will be blown up when Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has emphatically termed the Taj a national monument, our pride and heritag
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JSW group to help in reconstruction of some sites in Kedarnath 20.10.2017 HBL: Home
Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Group has entered into a pact with the Uttarakhand Government for reconstruction and restoration of some sites in the temple town of Kedarnath. According to the memorandum of...
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Odisha classifies heavy rain as State-specific disaster 20.10.2017 Hindu: National
The Odisha government on Friday declared the heavy rains that lashed the coastal and northern districts as a State Specific Disaster in local context. The sudden downpour was precipitated by an atmo...
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JSW Group signs pact with Uttarakhand govt to reconstruct Kedarnath sites 20.10.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Group today entered into a pact with the Uttarakhand government for reconstruction and restoration of some sites in the temple town of Kedarnath. According to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed, "JSW Group has committed to the reconstruction and restoration of the Adi Shankaracharya Kutir along with a museum, Ghats on river Saraswati and part reconstruction of the Teerth Purohit (Priests) houses and other infrastructural facilities related to the houses in Kedarpuri", the company said in a statement. Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone to mark the commencement of the reconstruction & restoration projects. Jindal, who is JSW chairman, said his group believes that it endeavours towards restoration will assist in improving local infrastructure. The move will also help develop various facilities for local Teerth Purohits and the large number of pilgrims who visit Kedarnath, he added. Kedarnath is located in the ...
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Searchers in Mexico capture rare vaquita porpoise calf, release it 20.10.2017 Hindu: International
No one has ever captured the highly endangered animal 'even for a brief period of time'
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