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Bihar seeks GI tag for its Shahi Litchi

Patna, 6 June-2014, IANS: After Madhubani paintings, Bihar’s Shahi Litchi will soon get Geographical Indication (GI) tag and it would become an exclusive brand of the state in national and international market, an official said Friday. Bihar seeks GI tag for its Shahi Litchi The Bihar government took the initiative …

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Sensex and Nifty hit new highs as dream run continues

Mumbai, 6 June-2014, PTI: Extending their record-breaking show, benchmark indices sensex and Nifty on Friday hit new life-time highs and ended about 1.5 per cent up as southwest monsoon set in and hefty overseas inflows continued, buoyed by hopes of policy reforms by the new government. Sensex and Nifty hit …

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Emma Watson’s Next Movie Is a Musical Romance

6 June-2014, Katey Rich/Vanity Fair: A director fresh off a huge Sundance hit, an actor frequently called the next John Cusack, and an actress both wildly popular and Ivy-League-approved: what more could you want from a romance? How about if we toss some musical numbers in there too? Emma Watson’s …

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Violent sword fight breaks out at revered Golden Temple in India

6 June-2014, Telegraph.co.uk: A sword fight erupted on Friday at Amritsar’s Golden Temple between two Sikh groups as tensions ran high on the 30th anniversary of a notorious army raid at the holy site. Groups believed to be tied to rival political factions faced off in violent confrontation, hacking at …

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Illegal firearm racket busted by Odisha Police

Bhubaneswar, 6 June-2014: In a major success the police commissionerate on Friday busted an illegal firearm racket and arrested five youths aged between 19-20 years. All of the arrested are students and perusing their B-tech and graduation at city based colleges. Illegal firearm racket busted by Odisha Police Police recovered …

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Printing Press Museum to be set up in Cuttack by State Govt

Bhubaneswar, 6 June-2014: The state government is mulling over a proposal to set up a Printing Press Museum within the premises of the Government Printing Press in Cuttack. The museum would showcase the evolution of printing techniques in the state. Earlier, in April 2014, the state government had shifted two …

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CEC team to visit Odisha for inquiry on Mining leases on 9th June

Bhubaneswar, 6 June-2014, Chinmaya Dehury: The Supreme Court appointed Central Empowered Committee (CEC) will arrive in Odisha on a two-day visit on June 9 to conduct an independent observation relating to the mining activities in the state. CEC team to visit Odisha for inquiry on Mining leases on 9th June …

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Two sisters gangraped in Etah, Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow, 6 June-2014, IANS: Two sisters, both minors, were raped at gun point in Uttar Pradesh’s Etah district late Thursday, an official said. The sisters were raped when they were returning home from a flour mill in Siyapur village. Two sisters gangraped in Etah, Uttar Pradesh The victims were dragged …

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