Factory gutted in fire on Diwali night in Bathinda


Fire fighters trying to control fire that engulfed a cardboard factory in focal point in Bathinda on Diwali night. Whole of the factory was gutted in devastating fire. Material worth crores was gutted in fire. Such was the scale of fore that it wasn’t controlled by Friday morning. A view of the cardboard factory that was

Khalistan Slogans found written on walls of Government Ripudaman College Nabha

Jagdeep Chopra Patiala, October 20 : – Once again after the festival of Diwali home district of the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh reportedly rocked by the Khalistan Slogans as these slogans were found written on the walls of the Government Ripudaman College at Nabha near here. According to the information reaching here, these slogans were

Stop illegal trade Stop illegal trade of sand, stone chips, wood: Sonowal

Guwahati, Stop illegal trade of sand, stone chips, wood: Sonowal. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today asked forest department to stop illegal trade of sand, stone chips and wood. “Sonowal issued a stern directive to the Forest Department to immediately stop the illegal trade of sand, stone chips and wood,” an official release said.The chief minister

Dispute on crackers causes a murder, Brother kills his own brother

Subhash Kakkar Ferozepur, October 20, 2017 : – It so happens sometime that one cannot control himself from rage and commits such a big crime that not only takes him behind the bars, but also bereaved him from his dear to dearest. Such an incident had happened in the village Talwandi Jalle Khan in Zira sub

Haryana Minister calls Taj Mahal a ‘beautiful kabristan’

Chandigarh, Oct 20 (IANS) Haryana Minister calls Taj Mahal beautiful kabristan. Joining the league of those making controversial statements on the Taj Mahal, senior Haryana Minister Anil Vij on Friday termed the marble monument as a “beautiful cemetery”.”Taj Mahal ek khoobsurat kabristan hai,” Vij tweeted on Friday. Vij, who is the cabinet Minister for Health

concrete stone mixer plant
Girl falls into concrete stone mixer plant in Noida

Noida, Girl falls into concrete stone mixer plant in Noida. A 14-year-old girl died today after she accidentally fell into a concrete stone mixing plant at Chhijarsi village here, an official said. The victim, Gujan, had gone to collect cow dung for Govardhan puja when she accidentally slipped and fell into the mixing plant, he

Hoshiarpur boy and girl’s body found hanging from tree in Goa

DP Correspondent Hoshiarpur, October 20 : – After they went missing, the bodies of Hoshiarpur based married boy and a class XII girl was found hanging from a tree in Goa on Friday. The bodies of Baljit Singh (25), a resident of Bassi Jalal and Harinder Kaur, a student from Bassi Kaloa  village in Hoshiarpur was

Bricks Plant
Preparation of processing plants for bricks, concrete from building debris

Narinder Jagga : Chandigarh, October 20: Bricks Plant : The Punjab Government is in the process of setting up processing plants soon to lay down the building’s debris in the state. The buildings’ debris will be converted into bricks, concrete blocks, concrete mixtures, road curves through such plants. In a survey conducted by the government, it

Not just one Harvey Weinstein: Priyanka Chopra

Los Angeles, Oct 20 (IANS) Not just one Harvey Weinstein: Priyanka Chopra. Actress Priyanka Chopra says people like controversial Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein are present across the world. Priyanka slammed Weinstein and spoke about women empowerment at the 2017 Marie Claire Power Trip earlier this week, reports marieclaire.com asked whether there’s a Harvey Weinstein in India,

Gangotri shrine closes for six-month winter break

Dehradun, Oct 20 : Gangotri shrine closes for six-month winter break. The gates of the Gangotri shrine in Uttarakhand were closed for a six-month winter break on Friday. Amid fanfare and chanting of vedic hymns, locals shifted a statue of the Goddess Ganga to Mukhwa where, from Saturday, puja will be performed for the next

Have mushroom-rich breakfast to maintain healthy weight
Have mushroom-rich breakfast to maintain healthy weight

Eating a mushroom-rich breakfast may result in less hunger and a greater feeling of fullness, thereby helping you avoid consuming extra calories later, new research suggests.The findings, published in the journal Appetite, suggest that meat can be replaced by mushroom in some meals.“As with previous published research, this study indicates there may be both a

‘U11 PLUS’ November 2
Launch of ‘U11 PLUS’ on November 2 : HTC confirms

‘U11 PLUS’ November 2: HTC is all set to launch a new ‘U’ series smart phone on November 2. May be HTC also launch the Android One edition of the HTC U11.  The company took to Twitter to post  ‘Save the Date’ followed by the date- Nov 2. HTC already started giving press invites for

ICC ODI rankings
Kohli, Bumrah drop in ICC ODI rankings

Dubai, Oct 20, Kohli, Bumrah drop in ICC ODI rankings. India skipper Virat Kohli and pacer Jasprit Bumrah registered a drop in their respective categories of the ICC Player Rankings released on Friday.Kohli with 877 points dropped one place to take the second spot in the ICC ODI batting rankings which is led by South

CM Adityanath’s Taj visit will help in damage control, say tourism players

Agra, Oct 20, Tourism industry leaders in Agra have welcomed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s decision to visit the Taj Mahal, which is seen as a damage control exercise after a series of controversial statements by politicians on the 17th century marble wonder.Adityanath’s visit to Agra on October 26 will help soothe frayed tempers

Water level
Water level rises in major reservoirs

New Delhi, Oct 20, Water level rises in major reservoirs. The water level in 91 major reservoirs across the country has risen to 70 per cent of their total storage capacity from 68 per cent last week, the government said today. As of October 12, the water storage in the reservoirs was 107.28 billion cubic metres (BCM).

EC has authorised PM to announce date of Gujarat polls: Chidambaram
EC has authorised PM to announce date of Gujarat polls: Chidambaram

Former finance minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram has questioned the Election Commission’s (EC) decision of not announcing the dates for Gujarat elections. Taking to Twitter, Chidambaram said, “EC will be recalled from its extended holiday after Gujarat Govt. has announced all concessions and freebies.” He further stated that the Election Commission has authorised

Pepsi lights up Gurugram roads with solar bulbs

Gurugram, Oct 20 : Pepsi lights up Gurugram roads with solar bulbs. In a bid to light up Gurugrams darkest streets, Pepsi extended its Liter of Light programme to the area, a company statement said here on Friday. The project promises to bring about a huge change by taking used Pepsi bottles and turning them

'Tiger Zinda Hai' last song being shot in Greece
‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ song being shot in Greece

The preparations for the shoot of the last song for “Tiger Zinda Hai” have begun in Greece.Director Ali Abbas Zafar tweeted: “Nippy early morning in Greece… Preparation for last song begins ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’.”Zafar shared a video of the serene environment, but did not reveal the exact location of where the song is being shot

Bank Aadhaar linking: RBI says never issued any order, RTI reveals

The Reserve Bank of India has clarified that it has not issued any order making it mandatory to link Aadhaar numbers to bank accounts, failing which accounts will be suspended. The central bank added that it “has not issued any instruction so far regarding mandatory linking of Aadhaar number with bank accounts.” Moreover, the RTI also

Airport Railway Stations free WI-FI unsafe
Browsing On Free WI-FI at Airport, Railway Stations is ‘unsafe’

Airport Railway Stations free WI-FI unsafe: Government agency Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-in) has warned that browsing on free WIFI at airports and railway stations may make you a victim of Cyber attack. “Successful exploitation of these vulnerabilities allows an attacker to obtain sensitive information such as credit card numbers, passwords, chat messages, emails etc,”