Diwali 2017: Lakshmi Puja Timing and Significance
Diwali 2017


Diwali will be celebrated on October 19th, 2017 on Thursday. It begins with dwadashi on October 16th, 2017 (Monday) and ends on Bhaiya Duj on October 21th, 2017 Saturday. It is the autumn festival of lights celebrated across India and worldwide. The precise day is determined according to the Hindu calendar; the main night of Diwali festival falls on

WhatsApp Live Location Sharing Launched: Here’s How It Works

WhatsApp Live Location Sharing Launched: Here’s How It Works. Facebook-owned Whatsapp has launched a new location sharing feature on Wednesday which will help women and kids to remain connected with their families while travelling. Both Android and iOS users can use this new feature called ‘Live Location’. This feature will allow people to share location

Sister claims her husband killed Haryanvi singer Harshita Dahiya

Chandigarh, Oct 18, Haryanvi singer and dancer Harshita Dahiya’s sister today claimed that her husband got the artiste killed as she was a witness in their mother’s murder case. However, Panipat police said they were examining the case from all angles and exuded confidence that they would soon crack it. A police official said Dinesh,

BJP releases list of all 68 candidates for Himachal assembly poll

BJP releases list of all 68 candidates for Himachal assembly poll

West Bengal student ‘offered 65 lakh to assassinate Mamta Banerjee’

West Bengal student ‘offered 65 lakh to assassinate Mamta Banerjee’. A 19 year old student from Behrampore of district Murshidabad, West Bengal received a shocking message on whatsapp on Monday. Recipient received an offer to help assassinate CM Mamta Banerjee for a reward of $100,000. The polytechnic student received this offer somewhere from Florida in

Unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan in BG sector
Unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan in BG sector

Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of Small arms, automatics and mortars from 0745 hrs in BG sector along the Line of Control (LC). The firing was still on till last reports came in. 7 civilians injured in ceasefire violation. Indian Army is retaliating strongly and effectively to the

Cong candidates
First list of Cong candidates for Himachal polls likely today

The first list of Congress candidates for the Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections is likely to be out on Wednesday after a meeting of the central election committee headed by party chief Sonia Gandhi. Sources in the party said the central election committee (CEC) is likely to meet at 10, Janpath, residence of the Congress president.

CBI yet to trace RSS leader Brig Gagneja’s killing
CBI yet to trace RSS leader Brig Gagneja’s killing

CBI yet to trace RSS leader Brig Gagneja’s killing Jalandhar(Kusum Arora) – The killing of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) Mukh Shikshak Ravinder Gosain (58) in Ludhiana on Saturday brought has brought to the fore the ‘modus operandi’ of assailants, who had shot dead RSS Punjab coordinator and Jalandhar unit president Brigadier Jagdish Gagneja (retd) last year. Brigadier Gagneja,

RSS leader shot dead in Ludhiana; Rajnath raises issue with Amarinder
RSS leader shot dead in Ludhiana; Rajnath raises issue with Amarinder

RSS leader shot dead in Ludhiana; Rajnath raises issue with Amarinder Chandigarh – Unidentified assailants shot dead Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader Ravinder Gosai on Tuesday in Punjab’s Ludhiana city as he was returning from a RSS ‘shaka’. The Punjab Police have not made any arrests so far. Gosai, 58, was near his house when he

High profile killings still unsolved, RSS leader's murder challenge for police
High profile killings still unsolved, RSS leader’s murder challenge for police

High profile killings still unsolved, RSS leader’s murder challenge for police Ludhiana(Amarpreet Singh Makkar) – Since April 2016, the several high profile murder cases of religious outfit leaders were still lying unsolved. Another murder case of RSS leader Ravinder Gosian in Ludhiana has become a challenge of Police. After the murder of RSS leader, the Police is

Government imposes electricity tax as well as penalty for delayers

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, 17 October : – After giving thumping of votes in Gurdaspur bypoll and waiting for any relief on Diwali, the People may be disappointed with the decision taken by the Punjab Government of tax burden. The Government has decided to impose 2 percent more tax on the consumption and sale of electricity

After winning Gurdaspur Sunil Jakhar meets Rahul Gandhi

Sunil Jakhar who recently won the parliamentary poll from Gurdaspur constituency met Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi at New Delhi on Tuesday. He assured the Congress vice president that he would give his best to strengthen the party in the state. Congress candidate from Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat Sunil Jakhar won the elections by 1,93,219 votes

Demolish Rashtrapati Bhavan, Qutub Minar along with Taj Mahal: Azam Khan
Demolish Rashtrapati Bhavan, Qutub Minar along with Taj Mahal: Azam Khan

Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan knows how to remain in the headlines. The loudmouth of the Samajwadi Party Azam Khan has called for the destruction of Rashtrapati Bhawan, Qutab Minar, Lal Qila, calling the historical buildings a sign of slavery. Khan was taking a potshot at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sangeet Som, who

Canada PM Trudeau celebrates Diwali with Indian community
Canada PM Trudeau celebrates Diwali with Indian community

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau celebrated the Hindu festival of lights -Diwali — with the Indian Community in Ottawa on Monday. Atttired in a black Sherwani, Trudeau lit the ceremonial lamp and wished the Indian Diaspora a happy Diwali. Indian High Commissioner to Canada Vikas Swarup was also present on the occasion. “Diwali Mubarak! We’re

Dera's CA arrested by Haryana police- Daily Post India
Dera’s CA arrested by Haryana police

Haryana police’s SIT brach arrested CA of Dera Sirsa CP Arora in money laundering case. He was wanted by Haryana police. According to police, CP Arora was fled away with Aditya Insa, who was main absconder in Panchkula violence. Aditya Insa is still not found by police. CP Arora was the CEO of MSG company,

Nuclear war may break out at any time, warns North Korea

North Korea warns nuclear war may break out at any time as the situation on the Korean peninsula has reached the “touch-and-go point”. According to media reports, North Korea’s deputy UN ambassador Kim In-ryong told the UN general assembly’s disarmament committee that Pyongyang has the right to possess defense nuclear weapons.He said North Korea is

Ravindra Gosai Murder
Ravindra Gosai Murder: Suspects caught on camera

Ravindra Gosai Murder: Ravindra Gosai who is a BJP leader and a Sangh Pracharak was shot dead by unidentified youth early Tuesday morning. Two bullets were shot at Gosai. The suspects have been caught on camera. The CCTV footage were released.  As per information, the accused were riding a Pulsar bike. Gosai sustained bullet injuries on head and shoulder.

BJP leader Ravindra Gosai shot dead
Ludhiana: BJP leader Ravindra Gosai shot dead

58- years-old Ravindra Gosai who is a BJP leader affiliated to RSS was shot dead by unidentified youth early Tuesday morning at around 7.30 am. The incident occurred when he was returning from an  RSS branch.This incident was took place at Gagan deep Colony, Gali no 3 Kailash Nagar, Basi Jodhewal, Ludhiana.When Gosai was about

New Delhi
New Delhi: Fire broke out in PMO

A minor fire broke out in a room at Prime Minister Office (PMO) on Tuesday. The incident was reported in room number 242 which is located on the second floor. The incident took place at around 3.35a.m and Fire tenders were immediately rushed to the spot, which took care of the situation in less than 20

Swine flu season on, testing kits are not available

Sajan Sharma, Chandigarh With the onset of winter season the swine flu cases are expected to rise but the worst part is that the testing kits for the disease are not available in state medical colleges. These kits are supposed to sent by the central government but as this year the disease has more impact