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Parliament snubs Pak for supporting Guru
Adopts resolution asserting J&K integral part of India
New Delhi, March 15
Meira KumarFirmly rejecting the resolution passed by Pakistan’s National Assembly yesterday on Afzal Guru’s hanging, Parliament today unanimously adopted a resolution, asserting that Jammu and Kashmir, including territory under the illegal occupation of Pakistan, was and shall always be an integral part of India.

Editorial: Guru in Pak parliament
Sports page: Indo-Pak hockey series called off

Fidayeen attack ‘revenge’ against Afzal’s hanging
Srinagar, March 15
The investigation into Wednesday’s fidayeen attack has revealed that it might have been in retaliation to the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

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Airports alerted to prevent Italian envoy from leaving
New Delhi, March 15
Tightening screws on Italian Ambassador Daniele Mancini, the government today put airports across India on alert to prevent the envoy from leaving the country in compliance with the Supreme Court order in the Italian marines’ case.

Punjab Assembly ruckus
Apology rejected, privilege motion passed against Jakhar
Chandigarh, March 15
Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and his deputy Sukhbir Singh Badal today closed ranks in Vidhan Sabha to reject a half-hearted apology served by Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader Sunil Jakhar for the ruckus created by his legislators in the Assembly two days ago.

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Patiala land scam: Ex-DC Vikas Garg arrested
Vikas GargPatiala, March 15
Former Patiala Deputy Commissioner (DC) Vikas Garg was arrested by the Punjab Vigilance Bureau from Delhi in connection with the Rs 250-crore land scam. The suspended IAS officer is a co-accused in the case along with nine others.


PUNJAB: Panel reveals how Saini & Co got their share

HARYANA: 50-yr-old kin held for raping minor

J&KCrackdown on separatists as Kashmir remains on edge

HIMACHAL: BJP members walk out of House

CHANDIGARH: VIP visit showers chaos on roads

LUDHIANA: School tragedy was waiting to happen

DELHI: Woman molested in car
BUSINESS: SEBI asks SC to allow arrest of Sahara chief Subrata Roy
OPINIONS: Guru in Pak parliament

NATION: Punjab can execute project; no SC relief for Haryana

SPORTS: Oz soar, then fall into deep hole
WORLD: Reformist leader Li Keqiang is China’s new Premier


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Petrol cheaper by Rs 2; diesel price unchanged
New Delhi, March 15
Petrol price was today cut by Rs 2 per litre from midnight tonight while there is no change in diesel prices. Petrol price lower by Rs 2 per litre, excluding local sales tax or VAT, is the sharpest cut in nine months, after two consecutive price increases.

President for out-of-box reforms in health sector
PGIMER Chandigarh hosts Pranab on its 33rd convocation
Nod to 300-bed hospital at Sangrur
President Pranab Mukherjee presents the Kataria Memorial Gold Medal to Dr Kanhaiya Lal Aggarwal at the PGI convocation in Chandigarh on Friday.Chandigarh, March 15
President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday called for "out-of- the-box" managerial and administrative reforms in the health sector.

President Pranab Mukherjee presents the Kataria Memorial Gold Medal to Dr Kanhaiya Lal Aggarwal at the PGI convocation in Chandigarh on Friday. Tribune photo: Pradeep Tewari

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