No passport to Geelani till he apologizes for his ‘follies’: BJP
Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) on Sunday said that if the Chairman of Hurriyat Conference (G) Syed Ali Shah Geelani needs a passport he should give an affidavit to acknowledge that he is an Indian, and he should apologize for indulging in anti-India activities. In a statement to KNS BJP spokesman Khalid Jehangir said, “Passport cannot be given to Geelani sahib till he apologizes for the mistakes he has committed during the past 25 years. Passports are issued to Indian citizens and not the ones who don’t believe in India and its democracy.” 
Punjab brings in fresh policy to regularize houses/commercial buildings outside the municipal limits
With a view to ensure proper accessibility, parking and ensuring adequate safety and security of habitants, the Punjab Government has announced a new compounding policy to regularize the buildings constructed without any approval of concerned authority outside the municipal limits of towns/cities, lal lakir of villages abadi, cantonment boards, urban estates or focal points.
An illegal Ultrasound mechine sealed in Gurgaon Hospital
An ultrasound machine which was illegally kept in the store of a hospital located in Sector 31, Gurgaon has been sealed by team of the Gurgaon district administration today.
Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji Sacrificed His Life to Uphold the Right to profess one's Religion
Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji (1563-1606), the fifth Guru of the Sikhs was born on Baisakh Vadi 7, 1620 Bikrimi i.e. April 1, 1563 at Goindwal Sahib, which now falls in the present day Tarn Taran district of Punjab. He was the third and youngest son of Bhai Jetha Ji who later named as Sri Guru Ram Das Ji became the Fourth Guru of the Sikhs and Bibi (Lady) Bhani Ji, daughter of Sri Guru Amar Das Ji, the Third Guru of the Sikhs.
Epitome of an Engaged Author: Günter Grass
THE death of Günter Grass on Monday, a giant German writer of the post-World-War-II era, a novelist, playwright, poet, fine draftsman and a sculptor, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1999, has eclipsed an enormous creative force of modern-day German world of letters which has been equally venerable as it is universal.
Judicial system is tilted towards the haves
As a law-abiding citizen, I have a faith in the justice system to rectify wrongs, if any, done to me. I have never been cheated except when the Emergency was declared and I was detained without any rhyme or reason. 
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To encourage farmers to use drip irrigation technique while cultivating their crops especially vegetables in the state, a subsidy of  Rs. 13573.09 lakh has been given since the inception of Scheme i.e.2006-07 to 2014-15 to the farmers adopting this technique.
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Haryana raises electricity tariffs for 2015-16
The slight increase in power tariff for 2015-16 announced in the order of Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) here today shall not only have no impact on electricity bills of farmers and of economically weaker sections, but would also mean that power tariff in Haryana for various categories of consumers would be lower than neighbouring States like Punjab and Delhi.
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Jhelum cruise to be launched today: Director Tourism
The Director Tourism, Farooq Ahmed Shah Monday inspected the facilities available at Peerzoo island for the visitors taking cruise service.In a statement to KNS, he said Directorate of Tourism, Kashmir will start the service of Jhelum River Cruise from today which will carry 16 passengers only at a time.
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Pakistani generals purported to have 'sold' bin Laden to US says LRB Report
Senior Pakistani army generals and top ISI honchos purportedly hosted Osama bin Laden in an Abbottabad hideout since 2006 before selling him out to the US in 2011 after a Pakistani intelligence officer betrayed him for the $25 million bounty, veteran investigative journalist Seymour Hersh has claimed says a ToI report from Washington.
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