2009, Chandigarh, India
Updated at 3:00 am (IST)
Road mishap kills Kanwaljit Ministerís car collides with two trucks near Kharar Kharar, March 29
Senior Akali leader and Punjab Co-operation Minister Captain Kanwaljit Singh was killed while his driver Parminder Singh and PSO Rattan Singh were injured when the car they were travelling in collided with two trucks on the Chandigarh-Ludhiana Highway, near Khanpur village in Kharar, this evening. The condition of the driver is said to be
Mangled remains of Hyundai Elantra car in which Punjab Cooperation Minister Capt Kanwaljit Singh met with
a fatal accident on the Chandigarh- Ludhiana road on Sunday.
ó Tribune photo by Manoj Mahajan
targets Swiss bank accounts Chandigarh, March 29
is known as much for its chocolate and cheese as its secret bank
accounts. And the BJP president Lal Krishna Advani today set the cat
among the pigeons by demanding that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh raise
the issue forcefully at the G-20 summit in London.
NDA will bring back illegal money stashed abroad, says Advani New Delhi, March 29
Quick to borrow the issue of secret bank accounts abroad from the Left and JD-U who raised it first, BJPís prime ministerial candidate LK Advani said the NDA, if voted, would take all legal and executive measures to get the illegal money back to India for investment.
BrahMos Block II version test-fired New Delhi, March 29
For the second time in a month, the Block II version of the supersonic BrahMos cruise missile with a striking range of 290 km, successfully hit its target during a test at the Pokhran firing range today, DRDO officials said.
Now, SP to fight Cong in
Also in WB, if demand of lone seat not met New Delhi, March 29
Political elbow room for the Congress shrunk further today, with the Samajwadi Party (SP) deciding to contest as many Lok Sabha seats as possible in Maharashtra, and threatening to spoil the party for the
TMC-Congress alliance in West Bengal if their demand for a lone seat in the state was not met.
SGPC budget today Premature encashment of FDs may raise eyebrows Amritsar, March 29
The SGPC would present its annual budget of about Rs 450 crore for 2009-10 at the historic Teja Singh Samundari Hall here tomorrow. Last year, the budget was to the tune of Rs 387 crore, which was passed amid boycott by opposition members, including those from Haryana.
NSA invoked against
Varun Gandhi Lucknow, March 29
In a late night development, the
state government invoked the National Security Act (NSA) against BJP
Pilibhit candidate Varun Gandhi for creating public disorder, fear and
terror in the area, and inciting communal passions by his inflammatory
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