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Angkor Vat replica to come up in Bihar

PATNA: A bigger version of the famous 12th century Angkor Vat temple in Cambodia is set to come up in Bihar's Vaishali district. And with some help from corporate houses and rich Indians abroad, it aims to be the world's largest Hindu temple.

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Tensions escalate between Army chief and govt

NEW DELHI: Tensions between the Army chief, General V K Singh and the government escalated on Wednesday over the leak of his letter to the Prime Minister on national security, triggering demands for his removal as Defence Minister Mr A K Antony promised "appropriate action".

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Hang Beant’s assassin on March 31: court

CHANDIGARH/PATIALA: A Chandigarh court on Tuesday ordered that Balwant Singh Rajoana, the death row convict in the assassination of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh, be hanged as scheduled on March 31, a verdict which is to be challenged by the Punjab government.

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Anna Hazare demands FIRs against 14 Union ministers

NEW DELHI: Raking up a new issue, Mr Anna Hazare on Sunday  demanded that FIRs be registered against 14 “corrupt” cabinet ministers of the UPA by August failing which a ‘jail bharo’ agitation will be launched even as he pushed back the deadline for a strong Lokpal law to 2014.

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