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Five ways to use Instagram for travel planning

New Delhi: Planning your trip in advance is getting easier with travel-enabling websites and apps being available to hand. Instagram is one such treasure trove, which can be used to check out locations and fellow travellers feedback, says an expert. Aurvind Lama, co-founder and CEO, Travelyaari, an online bus booking platform which leverages technology solutions

Amanda Seyfried is pregnant

Los Angeles: Actress Amanda Seyfried is expecting her first child with fiancé Thomas Sadoski. While attending the launch for Givenchy’s new Live Irrésistible fragrance on Tuesday evening, Seyfried debuted her baby bump in a black mini dress. She completed her look with matching heels and her hair pulled back, reports Back in August 2015,

Investigate Sahara diaries adresses Delhi CM

AAP to create atmosphere of fearlessness in Punjab- Kejriwal

Amritsar: “Badals and Captain Amarinder Singh share a secret alliance and both the parties are contesting 2017 elections in Punjab jointly” National Convener of Aam Aadmi Party and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal while addressing an impressive gathering at “Punjab Inquilab” rally in Amritsar said this. Kejriwal said that Badals and Amarinder have looted Punjab

90 pc DAP fertiliser lifted by farmers in Punjab: official

Chandigarh: Following the decision to provide fertilisers and other agriculture inputs in kind to farmers for the sowing of rabi crops, Punjab government on Wednesday said growers across the state have lifted 90 per cent of Diammonium phosphate (DAP)-fertiliser from the Primary Cooperative Agriculture Societies (PCASs) worth Rs 500 crore. The state government took this

Yuvi weds Hazel

Petrol price increased by Rs 0.13 , diesel slashed by Rs 0.12

Petrol price increased by Rs 0.13/litre, diesel price decreased by Rs. 0.12/litre with effect from midnight of 30th Nov/1st

Nabha Jailbreak: Tea vendor arrested, two detained by police

Patiala: Following the course of investigation of Nabha jailbreak case, the police have arrested a tea vendor and detained two more persons, on Wednesday. However, the police are verifying the role of the alleged accused in the case of Nabha jailbreak. Meanwhile, the police have produced the arrested assistant jail superintendent of jail, warder and

Websites of some Indian missions abroad were hacked: Govt

New Delhi: The government today said a few Indian missions and posts abroad have faced “unauthorised intrusion” of their respective websites but no sensitive data was compromised. Replying to a written question in the Lok Sabha, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj also said that cyber security measures are being strengthened to safeguard the data contained

LeT terrorist Tunda attacked in Karnal jail

New Delhi: Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist, Syed Abdul Karim alias Tunda was attacked in Karnal jail on Wednesday. Tunda, accused of masterminding over 40 bombings in India was arrested by Delhi Police in August from Uttarakhand’s Banbasa area near Nepal border on the basis of an information received by central intelligence agencies. Meanwhile, a team of

Toll collection on National Highways to resume from December 2 midnight

New Delhi:Toll collection on National Highways to resume from December 2

BSP announces 12 candidates for Punjab Polls

Banga: Bahujan Samaj Party announced 12 more candidates for upcoming Punjab Polls 2017 on Wednesday. The list was released by Dr. Megh  Ra, Incharge Punjab Affairs, Senior leader and Coordinator Avtar Singh Karimpuri and BSP Punjab President Rashpal Sing Raju.

Pakistan setting up world’s largest 1,000 MW solar park

Islamabad: Pakistan is setting up the world’s largest solar park of 1,000 megawatts as part of its plan to promote production of renewable energy in the country, media reports said on Wednesday. “Pakistan has also enacted the National Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act 2016 to promote effective conservation and efficient use of energy,” Minister of

BJP leader files complain with SGPC against Mann

Amritsar: One after another, AAP MP BHagwant Mann has been landing in new controversies. Now he was allegedly accused for distorting a popular religious verse read with ‘Ardaas’. BJP leader RP Singh lodged the complaint against Mann with SGPC in Amritsar seeking action against Mann. While lodging the complaint, RP Singh claimed to have a

Candlelight dinner with Trump costs USD 1 million

Washington: Donald Trump’s richest supporterscan enjoy a “candlelight dinner” with the President-elect and his Vice President-elect Mike Pence by shelling out USD 1 million and more. Trump’s inaugural committee is offering elaborate presidential perks – including candlelight dinner with the President-elect, cabinet nominees and congressional leaders – for supporters ready to make seven-figure contributions for

Jennings and Dawson added to England squad

New Delhi:  Durham opener Keaton Jennings and Hamsphire Liam Dawson are to join the England squad for the remaining two matches of the Test series in India. Jennings, who is set to make his England Lions (A side) debut against the United Arab Emirates in Dubai tomorrow, replaces Lancashire’s Haseeb Hameed, who is to return

Bravo taking legal action against WICB after sacking

Port of Spain (Trinidad):  West Indies batsman Darren Bravo is taking legal action against the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) after he was dropped from the squad before their recent tri-nations One-Day International (ODI) series in Zimbabwe. Bravo is claiming unlawful dismissal after he was sent home by the on-tour management committee for blasting WICB

SYL row: SC directs maintain status quo, notice to Punjab Govt

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered status quo on land acquired for the construction of the Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal’s stretch in Punjab and appointed the Union Home Secretary, Punjab’s Chief Secretary and the Director General of Police as receivers. A bench of Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose and Justice Amitava Roy, however, made it

Nabha Jailbreak: Details of Mintu’s interrogation (Must read)

Chandigarh: KLF terrorist Harminder Singh Mintu, who was arrested in connection with Nabha Jailbreak case revealed in interrogation that days before the jailbreak he had his last internet chat with Pak handler Harmeet, Sources. According the ANI, Mintu said his handler Harmeet is living in a safe house under protection of ISI in Dera Chall

Bolt pleased with work done on new documentary on him

London: Sprint superstar Usain Bolt has said that he is pleased with the work done by producers of a new documentary which chronicles his rise to iconic status. “I am Bolt” premiered here on Tuesday attracting several of the world’s leading athletes and entertainers, reports CMC. Movie-making heavyweight Leo Pearlman, footballing stars Raheem Sterling, and

Kohli climbs to career-best 3rd in Test rankings

Dubai: Indian Test captain Virat Kohli has moved up to a career-best third position in the latest ICC rankings for batsmen after leading his team to an eight-wicket win over England in Mohali. Starting the five-Test series against England in 15th position, Kohli has risen at a fast pace, scoring 405 runs in three Tests