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    On the occasion of 400th Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur on April 21, fireworks adorned the sky around Golden Temple in Amritsar, Punjab. Every year on April 21, Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji’s birth an...

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    Sea of devotees throng to Golden Temple on April 14 in Amritsar to offer prayers on the occasion of Baisakhi. They took holy dip in the ‘sarovar’ at the Golden Temple. Baisakhi, also known as the harv...
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    India has divergences with the West on the Ukraine conflict. India neither condemned Russia's "special military operations" in Ukraine nor did it support West-backed resolutions in the UN against Russia.

    Security has been stepped in the region ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to inaugurate and lay foundation stone of development projects worth over Rs 20,000 crore in Jammu and Kashmir, including the opening of the Banihal-Qazigund road tunnel to establish all-weather connectivity between the two regions of the union territory.
    ( Originally published on 2022-05-29 19:59:33 )