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CICU organising Workshop on ‘Cost Effective Up-gradation of Electroplating Technology and Practices’ on Oct 1

Ludhiana: Avtar Singh, president and Upkar Singh Ahuja, general secretary, CICU in a joint statement released on Friday said that CICU is organising one day Workshop on ‘Cost Effective Up-gradation of Electroplating Technology and Practices’ on October 1 at CICU Complex, Ludhiana. They said a team of 6 scientists led by Dr Vijaymohanan K. Pillai,

Indians have renewed self-belief and increased self-esteem after attack on pak: Sampla

Chandigarh: Union minister and Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla has called upon party units of border-lying areas to jump into action and help local residents evacuating their homes following the threat of attack from Pakistan. Chairing an emergency meeting of the core group and state functionaries at Circuit House in Jalandhar, Sampla asked party workers

Indo-Pak tension:Special arrangement to buy paddy by Punjab

Chandigarh: Amid heightened tension betweenIndia and Pakistan, the Punjab government today said it has made special arrangements for the procurement of paddy sown near the borders, as evacuation of people from these areas has left farmers worried about the fate of their crop. “We have made special arrangements for the purchase of paddy crop of

LCET organises workshop on virtual labs

Ludhiana: Ludhiana College of Engineering and Technology, Katani Kalan in association with Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi organised workshop on virtual lab. LCET is nodal center for virtual lab access. This Virtual Lab intended to provide remote access enthuse students about performing experiments and thereby getting them interested in their respective disciplines in a meaningful way.

GGI holds seminar on value creation through entrepreneurship

Ludhiana: Gulzar Group of Institutes Khanna, Ludhiana in association with LMA organised seminar on Value Creation through Entrepreneurship. Ami Verma, Co-Founder, Techies India Incorporation, and Ludhiana were key note speaker at the moment. In the inaugural session, Gurkirat Singh, Executive Director, GGI welcomed delegates from various educational institutions. More than 200 students from various management institutes

Chhotepur resigns from primary membership of AAP (resign letter attached)

Chandigarh: Suspended Punjab convener of AAP Sucha Singh Chhotepur has formally filed his resignation from the membership of AAP, on Friday. While conveying this information through his twitter, he said “I resign from the membership of AAP”. Meanwhile, Chhotepur scheduled a press conference where it was expected that he will come up with new front

Pakistan ready to counter any external threat: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday said that Islamabad is ready to counter any external threat, adding the entire nation and the government stand with the armed forces.The remarks were made during a meeting of the federal cabinet chaired by him to discuss the situation in Kashmir and the cross-border fires at the Line

Did not expect a two-paced Eden Gardens wicket: Rahane

Kolkata: Middle-order batsman Ajinkya Rahane, who scored a 77-run knock to steady India’s innings after initial jitters on Friday, said the Eden Gardens wicket for the second Test against New Zealand was “two-paced”, contrary to their expectations. “We didn’t expect a two-paced wicket. We felt the wicket will be very good for batting. Generally in

Capt promises vigilance inquiry amongst N K Sharma

Capt Amarinder to camp at Amritsar from Oct 7

Chandigarh: Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Capt Amarinder Singh will be camping in Amritsar from October 7 in solidarity with the people living in the border areas. Before that he will be visiting Amritsar for a day on October 4. The campaign programmes in border constituencies have also been put on hold. Disclosing this here

Dino, Pooja Bhatt at JSW Squash Championship dinner

Rajnath reviews security in Punjab, suggests ‘high alert’

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday reviewed the security situation in the country, particularly along the border with Pakistan in states like Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir, and directed central security organisations to be on high alert. National Security Adviser Ajit Doval, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi and top officials of security

30 students injured as school bus turned turtle in Khadoor Sahib

Amritsar: A school bus ferrying students over turned leaving behind 30 students injured at Khadoor Sahib in Amritsar, on Friday. The bus belongs to Canadian CS public school at Goindwal Sahib in Taran Tarn, was on the way to dropping the students at different villages. According to the information, the school bus turned turtle due

Tamannaah, Dhoni, Upen and Urvashi snapped at the airport

Pak cabinet reviews LoC situation after action by Indian Army

Islamabad: Pakistan’s cabinet met on Friday to review the situation on the Line of Control (LoC) in the wake of surgical strikes by the Indian Army. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired the meeting, which is expected to put across the collective response of the nation to the challenge thrown by the latest events, Radio Pakistan

Girl attempt to suicide by jumping before train, hospitalised

Bathinda: A young girl tried to kill herself after jumping on railway track, on Friday at Bathinda. The victim has been identified as Madhu Bala resident of Bathinda cantonment. According to the information, the girl tried to commit suicide by jumping from the flyover on the railway track. Following the incident she sustained major injuries

Saif and Kareena Kapoor Khan shoot for Bazaar Bride magazine

Border village residents back Army action

Amritsar/Chandigarh: Having left their crops and cattle behind, villagers living close to the International Border have put up a brave face and hailed Indian Army’s surgical strikes in PoK, praising the Narendra Modi government for giving a stern reply to Pakistan. As they vacated their houses, the villagers remained cheerful and raised patriotic slogans in

Sushant Singh Rajput snapped at MS Dhoni promotions

Pakistani artists not terrorists: Salman Khan

New Delhi:  Bollywood superstar Salman Khan says artistes from Pakistan should not be treated like terrorists and art and terrorism should not be mixed. The Indian Motion Picture Producers Association passed a resolution yesterday to ban Pakistani actors from the industry in the wake of the Uri attack. The resolution came after Indian Army announced

Vidya Balan’s ‘Begum Jaan’ to release in January 2017

Mumbai: Actress Vidya Balan starrer “Begum Jaan”, about the trauma faced by displaced women in a brothel during the Partition era, will hit the screens on January 6, 2017. Produced by Play Entertainment, the film is helmed by National Award winner Srijit Mukherji, who is making his directorial debut in Bollywood. Milind Dabke, Head, Play