Dark chocolates can reduce stress, boost immunity: Study
Dark chocolates can reduce stress, boost immunity: Study


LOS ANGELES: Chocoholics, rejoice! Eating dark chocolates can reduce stress levels, as well as boost mood, memory and immunity, scientists say. While it is well known that cacao is a major source of flavonoids, this is the first time the effect has been studied in human subjects to determine how it can support cognitive, endocrine and

No business problems, only people's problems: Shiv Khera No business problems, only people’s problems: Shiv Khera

There are no business problems, only people problems — and once these get resolved, so do the business problems, says motivational guru Shiv Khera, whose fifth book has just hit the stands while the first one has entered its 20th year and is set to be relaunched. “I am not an expert in any industry, but having

Agriculture Policy for Punjab is ready, suggests relieves and responsibilities Agriculture Policy for Punjab is ready, suggests relieves and responsibilities

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga) – The Punjab Government is going to introduce its comprehensive Agriculture policy. Sources told that 18 pages policy draft suggests crop insurance, coordination between various departments related to farming sector and rural area, amendments in cooperative sector, crop diversification besides waive off the institutional loan of such farmers, who committed suicide as well

High Commands’ action on Cabinet expansion, two member’s committee to study High Commands’ action on Cabinet expansion, two member’s committee to study

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The controversy does not seem ending of Punjab Cabinet expansion as the Congress President Rahul Gandhi has constitute a two members committee of Ashok Gehlot and Mallikarjun Kharge to look into the matter about the impact due to the ignorance of Dalit leaders and to submit the report as soon as possible. Talking

IPL: RCB skipper Virat Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate IPL: Virat Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate

IPL: Virat Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate. Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli has been penalised Rs 12 lakh for maintaining slow over-rate during his franchise’s Indian Premier League (IPL) clash against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Thursday. Besides being imposed with a fine, Kohli has

IPL 2018: CSK beat RCB by 5 wickets

IPL 2018: CSK beat RCB by 5 wickets. Skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni displayed his batting prowess yet again as he helped Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by five wickets in a high-scoring thriller at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Wednesday. The 36-year-old smashed an unbeaten 70 runs off 34

24 people injured in gas cylinder explosion in Ludhiana
24 people injured in gas cylinder explosion in Ludhiana

Gas cylinder explosion: Today morning, a gas cylinder exploded in a labour colony in Giaspura area , injuring 24 persons, five of whom were stated to be critical, police said. Assistant Commissioner of Police Dharmpal and SDM (East) Amarjit Singh Bains told reporters that the cylinder explosion took place in a a house belonging to

11 students dead in train-vehicle collision in Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar

11 students dead in train-vehicle collision in Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar. At least 11 school students were killed after the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a passenger train at an unmanned crossing. The incident took place on Thursday early morning in Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar.All students are said to be from Divine Public School. A

 Prisoners congratulate Jail Minister on mobile, inquiry mark
Prisoners congratulate Jail Minister on mobile, inquiry mark

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga):  Although the Jail Staff of Punjab is busy to capture mobile phones from inmates as it is illegal, but look at the courage of two inmates, who congratulated Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa to be nominated as Jail Minister, from the Kapurthala Jail. Endorsing it, Minister Randhawa told to selected Journalists that he was shocked

Khalistani traps jobless Punjabi immigrants in Canada
Khalistani traps jobless Punjabi immigrants in Canada

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Khalistani and ISIS has been trapping Punjabi immigrants especially students in Canada. Former President of Indian Overseas Congress and President of Indus Canada Foundation, Vikram JS Bajwa revealed that thousands of students have been going to abroad, but there is no such record with the Government of India or Punjab. He said that

Salman resumes 'Race 3' shooting in Sonamarg
Salman resumes ‘Race 3’ shooting in Sonamarg

Salman resumes ‘Race 3’ shooting in Sonamarg. Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Monday reached the picturesque Sona marg hill station in Jammu and Kashmir for a two-day shooting schedule of Remo D’Souza directed movie Race 3. The action packed thriller is being produced jointly by Ramesh S. Taurani and Salman Khan.Besides Salman, Race 3 will also feature

Anushka says I have always tried experimenting with my roles
Anushka says I have always tried experimenting with my roles

Anushka says I have always tried experimenting with my roles. Actress Anushka Sharma says experimenting with roles has been a mainstay in her career from the start. Anushka spoke to the media here on Monday on the sidelines of an event organised by Standard Chartered Bank, where she was announced its brand ambassador. In a promotional campaign for

Video games can help learn new language: Study
Video games can help learn new language: Study

LONDON: Popular video games can be used to teach a new language, say scientists who have used the ‘ssin’s Creed II’ to teach the Italian language to a class of students. Simone Bregni, associate professor at Saint Louis University in Spain, started playing video games in 1975 when he was 12.By the mid-1980s, he was

Shreyas replaces Gambhir as Delhi Daredevils captain
Shreyas replaces Gambhir as Delhi Daredevils captain

NEW DELHI: Gautam Gambhir on Wednesday stepped down as IPL laggards Delhi Daredevils captain, saying he just could not handle the pressure of the job.Shreyas Iyer replaced him in the position but Gambhir will continue to be a part of the team that has lost five of its six matches so far and is placed

Captain appoints Sidhu's wife as Warehousing Corp chairperson
Captain appoints Sidhu’s wife as Warehousing Corp chairperson

Chandigarh – At a time when the Congress MLAs in Punjab are tendering their resignations from party positions as their claims for ministerial berths have been rejected with impunity, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday appointed Local Bodies’ Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu’s wife Navjot Kaur Sidhu as director-chairperson of Punjab Warehousing Corporation.The Chief Minister handed over the appointment

Complete shutdown in Phagwara over renaming of chowk
Complete shutdown in Phagwara over renaming of chowk

Phagwara – Activists of General Samaj Manch (GSM) on Wednesday continued their dharna near Gandhi Chowk on PhagwaraBanga road for the second day to protest the renaming of the city’s ‘Gol Chowk’as ‘Samvidhan (Constitution) Chowk’. BJP MLA Som Parkash, SAD-BJP councillors as well as some Dalit councillors joined the agitation on Wednesday.  They demanded that the chowk

Last Sikh Queen's earrings fetch nearly 6 times auction estimate
Last Sikh Queen’s earrings fetch nearly 6 times auction estimate

LONDON: A pair of gold pendant earrings from the collection of last Sikh Queen of Punjab Maharani Jind Kaur fetched 175,000 pounds, nearly six times the guide price, at an auction here. The earrings, the highlight of the Islamic and Indian sale at Bonhams yesterday, were estimated to attract bids between 20,000 and 30,000 pounds.

British Sikh MP launches campaign for direct Amritsar-London flights
British Sikh MP launches campaign for direct Amritsar-London flights

LONDON: Britain’s first turbaned Sikh MP Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi, along with two NGOs, has started a campaign for the launch of a direct flight between London and Amritsar, a long pending demand of the British-Punjabi diaspora. The Labour party MP for Slough joined hands with the UK-based NGO, Social Education Volunteer Association (SEVA) Trust and

Self-styled godman Asaram sentenced to life imprisonment till death

Self-styled godman Asaram sentenced to life imprisonment till death. A Jodhpur court today awarded life sentence to self-styled godman Asaram after holding him guilty of raping a teenage girl in his ashram five years ago, the second case of a powerful spiritual leader being convicted of a sexual offence in less than a year after

Ford Freestyle: 5 Things That Could Have Been Better

Ford Freestyle: 5 Things That Could Have Been Better. Frankly, it is hard to fault the little beefed-up Ford as it is a brilliant offering. Ford has done the majority of bits better than the competition, and some are even way ahead of the benchmark set by its rivals. But as we all know, no