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24-hour power supply at 100 prominent temples during ‘Navratri’

LUCKNOW:  The Uttar Pradesh government has directed the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) to ensure uninterrupted power supply to all the 'shakti peeths' and 100 other prominent temples in the state during 'Navratri' beginning Sunday, an official said on Saturday. 'Navratri' is a nine-day festival of the Hindus and 'shakti peeths' are seats of Goddess Durga.

Tributes paid to citizens killed during militancy

Our Correspondent Abohar, March 8 Hundreds of people paid tributes to 33 citizens, who were killed by militants in Sadar Bazaar on March 7, 1990, at Shaheed Samarak in Abohar on Wednesday night. Col SD Mitharwal from Military Station, Sub-Divisional Magistrate Poonam Singh and District Youth Congress former president Sandeep Jakhar led the gathering in garlanding the memorial. Representatives of NGOs lighted candles and offered flowers at the memorial. A 15-minute mass prayer was followed by chanting of slogans expressing determination to keep sovereignty and harmony among followers of different faiths and peace. The event was organised by Nar Sewa Narayan Sewa with other social organisations. The Tribune

SGPC to scrap appointments made during Badungar’s term

GS Paul Tribune News Service Amritsar, March 8 Over 500 appointments made last year in the SGPC have come under scanner. The SGPC president, Gobind Singh Longowal, is all set to cancel these appointments made during his predecessor Kirpal Singh Badungar’s tenure. The SGPC executive has endorsed the move during the meeting held at Fatehgarh Sahib yesterday. The probe panel constituted by Longowal has submitted its report to the executive and raised questions over the authenticity of at least 523 appointments. It has learnt that most of the SGPC members and blue-eyed officials were obliged by giving their children and relatives jobs in various SGPC-run education institutes, gurdwaras and its main office. The SGPC is going to follow the recommendation of the panel. Out of 700 appointmen...
WATCH: Lisa Haydon finally shows her son Zack’s face while playing bongo during their beach outing

WATCH: Lisa Haydon finally shows her son Zack’s face while playing bongo during their beach outing

WATCH: Lisa Haydon finally shows her son Zack's face while playing bongo during their beach outing Lisa Haydon, who has starred in films like Aisha, Housefull 3 and Queen, entered a new phase in her life last year. The model-turned-actress welcomed her son Zack Lalvani with her husband Dino Lalvani in May 2017. The actress has been very public about her pregnancy and has shared several pictures on her social media durin...