Double blow for Amarinder as close aides lose jobs
Double blow for Amarinder close aides lose jobs


Double blow for Amarinder close aides lose jobs: Chandigarh, (Jan 21) In a matter of just 24 hours, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh suffered a double blow as two of his close aides in the government lost their jobs — one bowing to the law of the land and the second one being forcibly sacrificed at

India Pakistan flag war to continue at Attari-Wagah India, Pakistan flag war to continue at Attari-Wagah

India Pakistan flag war to continue at Attari-Wagah: Attari (Punjab), (Jan 18) This is one war between traditional rivals India and Pakistan that has really been scaling new heights. The war of flags between the two countries at the Attari-Wagah joint check post (JCP) is set for a renewal with the authorities on the Indian side

Himachal sees high temperatures, but snow in line Himachal sees high temperatures, but snow in line

Himachal sees high temperatures, but snow in line: Shimla, (Jan 18) The hills of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday saw slightly high temperatures due to prevailing dry weather, but the Met Office forecast rain and more snowfall next week.”There are chances of rainfall and snowfall across the state from January 23,” a meteorological office statement said.It said

High Court notice restrain pub owner cricketer Gambhir's plea HC notice to pub owner on cricketer Gambhir’s plea to restrain them

The Delhi High Court today sought response of a city-based restro-bar chain and its owner on Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir’s plea seeking to restrain them from using his name as their tagline. The plea, which was earlier rejected by a single judge bench, came up before the division bench of Justices G S Sistani and

Check out preparation of Republic Day in Shimla.

Check out preparation of Republic Day in Shimla. In Himachal Pradesh 26 January Republic day will be celebrated at Ridge Mall Road, Shimla Governor Acharya Debavratt will preside over the function. Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur and Education Minister Suresh Bhardwaj will also be there at the occasion.Himachal Pradesh Assembly Speaker Dr. In Rajiv Bindal

Padmaavat’ won’t release in Haryana, says Anil Vij

Padmaavat’ won’t release in Haryana, says Anil Vij. Despite the clearance from Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), ‘Padmaavat’ won’t be released in Haryana, Health minister Anil Vij said on Tuesday. “In the meeting, I said it should be banned in Haryana keeping in view law & order situation in state. Cabinet supported this & we decided it will be

Know how a Haryana girl Aanksha Bohta became Youtube star
Know how a Haryana girl Aanksha Bohta became Youtube star

Know how a Haryana girl Aanksha Bohta became Youtube star. A student of Mukandlal National College, Akanksha Bohta is very popular on social media nowadays. Her video on brother sister’s school life went viral over the internet. It has 1,170 million views . This video is an aspiration and has shown the challenges faced by girls. In

Variable tariff levies to make power expensive in punjab, says Sukhbir Badal

Power variable tariff levies to make power expensive in punjab, says Sukhbir Badal: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today said the Congress government was proposing to play a fraud with the industrial sector by promising power at Rs five per cent unit but actually delivering the same at even higher rates than those

Thousands take dip in Himachal rivers to mark Makar Sankranti
Thousands take dip in Himachal rivers to mark Makar Sankranti

Thousands take dip in Himachal rivers to mark Makar Sankranti: Shimla/Manali, Tens of thousands of devotees across Himachal Pradesh on Sunday took a dip in rivers braving cold weather to mark the auspicious Makar Sankranti festival.A huge gathering was seen at Tattapani, around 52 km from the state capital, and Manikaran, home to a Sikh

Haryana set MMTCs at four places
Haryana to set up MMTCs at four places

Haryana set MMTCs at four places: Chandigarh, The Haryana government has selected the sites to set up Multi Modal Transit Centres (MMTC) in Gurugram, Faridabad, Bahadurgarh and Kundli, an official said on Thursday.Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has approved a proposal in this

Himachal district moves end age-old menstruation taboo
Himachal district moves to end age-old menstruation taboo

Himachal district moves end age-old menstruation taboo: Shimla, It’s a taboo no one really talks about in remote villages of Himachal Pradesh — but could soon end.Women in many remote parts of the mountain state are virtually ex-communicated when they are menstruating. They are forced to sleep outside the house, in cattle-like sheds known as menstruation

Four weight-lifters killed in accident near Delhi-Haryana border
Four weight-lifters killed in accident near Delhi-Haryana border

Four weight-lifters killed in accident near Delhi-Haryana border: Chandigarh, Jan 7- Four national-level weight-lifters were killed and two others, including a world champion, were seriously injured when the car that they were travelling met with an accident near the Delhi-Haryana border on Sunday, police said.The accident took place at around 4 a.m., near Alipur village of

47,000 farmers set to be freed from farm loan burden today

47,000 farmers set to be freed from farm loan burden today Chandigarh – Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh willon Sunday formally launch the farm debt waiver scheme, which will benefit a total of 5.63 lakh farmers in the initial phase. Addressing a press conference here on Saturday, Additional Chief Secretary, Co-operation, DP Reddy and Additional

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Ranjit murder case hearing: Ram Rahim abstains from coming to court

Former godman Ram Rahim on Thursday abstained from Panchkula CBI special court where a hearing regarding the murder case of Ranjit was held. Ranjit Singh a journalist by profession was murdered allegedly by hired men of Gurmeet Ram Rahim.A video conferencing regarding the case was scheduled today where Gurmeet Ram Rahim did not appear. Next

Fog blankets Punjab
Fog blankets Punjab and Haryana, disrupts normal life

Fog blankets Punjab: Visibility level has dipped drastically as fog covers Punjab and Haryana region. Intense cold is being experienced by Punjab and Haryana region people. The normal pace of life is slowed down and fog has affected some trains and flights which got delayed. As dense fog engulfed several parts of Punjab, poor visibility

Himachal CM launches cleanliness drive
Himachal CM launches cleanliness drive

Himachal CM launches cleanliness drive: Shimla, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Monday kicked off a cleanliness drive from the state capital under the Swachh Bharat Mission by launching a campaign to clean drinking water reservoirs.Greeting people on New Year’s day, he said the water tank in Sanjauli town, where the campaign was launched,

Shimla: Major reshuffle in Himachal Pradesh administration
Shimla: Major reshuffle in Himachal Pradesh administration

Major reshuffle Himachal Pradesh administration: In a first reshuffle of his administration after taking oath as the Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Jai Ram Thakur transferred eight officials.The transfers have come five days after Thakur took oath as the Chief Minister of the state. After a period of five years, BJP came to power in

New Year 2018: Himachal Governor, CM greet people on New Year
New Year 2018: Himachal Governor, CM greet people on New Year

New Year 2018:  Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat and Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Monday felicitated the people on New Year. The Governor hoped the New Year would bring happiness and prosperity in the lives of the people of the state.He expressed hope the state would witness more progress in all fields.Chief Minister Thakur,

Vineet Chaudhary new Himachal Chief Secretary
Vineet Chaudhary is new Himachal Chief Secretary

Vineet Chaudhary new Himachal Chief Secretary: Shimla, Dec 31 Vineet Chaudhary is the new Chief Secretary of Himachal Pradesh after replacing V.C. Pharka, an official said on Sunday. Chaudhary, a 1982-batch IAS officer, earlier served as the Principal Adviser (Redressal of Public Grievances).The new BJP government led by Jai Ram Thakur has also appointed Ashok

All India Jat Reservation Agitation Committee
All India Jat Reservation Agitation Committee to mark feb 18 as balidan divas

President of All India Jat Reservation Agitation Committee held a press conference. Haryana government had yet not implemented any of 6 demands made on March 19, 2017. February 18 will be marked as “Balidan Divas” says Malik. As well as on the Sacrifice day Movement’s Strategy will be discussed. This day will be celebrated in