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Former Pak air chiefís photo in govt ad
PMO apologises, orders internal inquiry
New Delhi, January 24
The UPA regime today found itself in a deeply embarrassing situation following the inclusion of former Pakistan Air Force chiefís photograph in a government advertisement, prompting the PMO to tender an apology to the nation and order an internal inquiry into the lapse. The controversy, however, refused to die down.

The photograph of former Pakistani air chief Tanveer Mahmood Ahmed (down left) in the controversial advertisement released by the Ministry of Women and Child Development against female foeticide that appeared in many newspapers on Sunday. The photograph of former Pakistani air chief Tanveer Mahmood Ahmed (down left) in the controversial advertisement released by the Ministry of Women and Child Development against female foeticide that appeared in many newspapers on Sunday. ó PTI

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Ahead of R-Day, huge ammo haul in J&K
Srinagar, January 24
Amid tight security , the Full Dress Rehearsal was held at the Bakshi Stadium here, the venue for the main Republic Day function, and at other district headquarters across the Kashmir valley today, even as a huge quantity of arms and ammunition, including 10 kg of RDX, was seized during search operations by security forces in north Kashmir.
Security personnel display a huge cache of arms and ammunition, including 10 kg of RDX and 108 grenades, at Pattan on Saturday. Tribune photo: Amin War
Security personnel display a huge cache of arms and ammunition, including 10 kg of RDX and 108 grenades, at Pattan on Saturday.

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Girl childís health not a priority for Punjabis
Chandigarh, January 24
The girl child in Punjab might survive foeticide, but once born, she is treated like an unwelcome guest. In a startling revelation, information gathered under the Right to Information (RTI) Act.




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