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DC flags off three awareness vans

Jalandhar: Three awareness vans were deployed to educate the people about the various schemes started by Central Government for the benefit of farmers, women, youth and economically weaker sections. These vans were flagged off from DC Complex by Jalandhar DC K K Yadav on Tuesday morning. DC Yadav told media persons that people at ground

Chinese flags recovered from terror hideouts; 44 held

Srinagar: Possibly for the first time in Kashmir, security forces have recovered Chinese flags along with incriminating material during raids at suspected hideouts of militants in Baramulla and arrested 44 people for their alleged involvement in “terror-related activiites”. “Over 700 houses were searched in a span of 12 hours on October 17 in an extensive

‘Jawani Sambhal Yatra’ enters Day; Kishori Lal flags off yatra from city

Ludhiana: The ‘Jawani Sambhal Yatra’ of the Congress party was flagged off from here on Thursday on third day of the yatra, senior Congress leader Kishori Lal flagged off the yatra. The yatra was given massive reception at Dakha and finally finishing the day at Jagraon. The Leader of Opposition and the Congress Legislature Party leader

Black flags shown to Kerala CM, ministers

Thiruvananthapuram: Activists of Youth Congress and Kerala Students’ Union, the youth and students’ outfits of the Congress party, today showed black flags to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan near the state Secretariat here as part of their agitation over the issue of fees and admission in private medical colleges. Police said some protesters showed black flags

I- Day is all about selling flags and earn money, nothing else : Road Side Vendors

They might be seen asking people to buy the flags, showing an enthusiasm of Independence Day celebrations but for them it is just an article to earn money with quick sales.The City light points were surrounded with minor children and other youths including women carrying small children in their arms selling tricolour flags a day

Russians complain about torn flags at Olympics

Rio De Janeiro: Russia’s Olympic team has complained to Rio organizers after flags hanging in its Olympic village accommodation were allegedly desecrated. Synchronized swimmer Alexandra Patskevich told Russian newspaper Komsomolskaya Pravda that flags hanging inside Russia’s building were “torn down and tied in knots” on the floor on two occasions. Her comments sparked protests on

Pak flags displayed during Hurriyat procession in Kashmir

Srinagar: Pakistani flags were displayed today during a procession led by moderate Hurriyat Conference chief Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in old city of Srinagar. Masked men were holding the Pakistani flags when the separatist leader took out the procession from Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta area as part of a series of events organised on the eve