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AAP rebel olympian Rajvir Kaur joins SAD

AAP rebel olympian Rajvir Kaur joins SAD

AAP rebel olympian Rajvir Kaur joins SAD Jalandhar: In a major political twist, ex AAP leader Golden Girl of Indian Hockey Rajbir Kaur, who was till date vocal against Akalis on Saturday joined the SAD in the presence of Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal in Amritsar. It was learnt that Jalandhar Cantonment seat SAD candidate

Schemes , sops announced Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Schemes and sops announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Schemes , sops announced Prime Minister Narendra Modi New Delhi: Following is the list of sops that Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced during his speech on the eve of the New Year. * Banks should work for benefit of poor, lower and middle classes * Two new schemes under PM Awaas Yojna. Home loans for

Congress to launch 3-phase stir against demonetisation from Jan 2

Congress launch 3-phase stir -demonetisation, Jan 2 New Delhi: The Congress on Saturday announced it will launch a nationwide movement in three phases from January 2 to expose the November 8 demonetisation, which it dubbed the “biggest scam of Independent India”. Demonetisation was projected by the Prime Minister as a measure to fight black money

Modi announces new housing schemes

Modi announces new housing schemes

Modi announces new housing schemes New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday announced that the government would give the rebate of three and four percent on interest rates to the people who seek loans to build their houses in 2017. “To make the people of the middle class and the poor to buy or

Modi announces new housing schemes

Normalising banking services priority: Modi

Normalising banking services priority: Modi New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that normalising banking services, especially in the country’s rural and remote areas, was a priority in the New Year. “Efforts are on to normalise banking services in the New Year as soon as possible,” Modi said in his address to the

Cong, AAP "enemy parties- Punjab" Badal

Cong, AAP are “enemy parties of Punjab”: Badal

Cong, AAP “enemy parties- Punjab” Badal Reond (Pb): Dubbing Congress and Aam Aadmi Party as the “enemy parties of Punjab”, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday called upon the people of the poll-bound state to distinguish between own people and strangers and ensure that the reigns of state are given in safe hands. Addressing

Schemes , sops announced Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Corruption, black money, counterfeit currency had crippled common man: PM

Corruption, black money, counterfeit currency crippled common man: PM New Delhi: Corruption, black money, counterfeit currency had crippled common man says Prime Minister addressing nation among New Year’s eve on Saturday. I knew people had to stand in queues to withdraw their own money but people dont want to be even a step behind in

PM must acknowledge devastation due to demonetisation: Congress

PM must acknowledge demonetisation’s devastation: Congress New Delhi: As the nation waits for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address to the nation on Saturday, the Congress party demanded that he should acknowledge the “devastation unleashed upon the people” due to demonetisation. December 30 was the 50th day of demonetisation, the deadline given by the Prime Minister

Will wipe out drugs from Punjab within 4 weeks: Amarinder

Will wipe drugs within 4 weeks, Amarinder among Punjab New Delhi: Hitting out at Arvind Kejriwal,Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh on Saturday said the AAP national convener was trivialising the state’s drugs problem to divert the attention from substance abuse charges against his party’s leaders. “AAP workers are themselves making allegations of drugs abuse against

Delhi CM urges PM Modi to stop limitations on bank transactions

Delhi CM urges PM Modi, stop limitations among bank transactions New Delhi: Delhi CM urges PM Modi, stop limitations among bank transactions. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stop limitations on bank transactions among the announcement to be done by him at 7:30. According to the information, Arvind

Temperature above normal across Punjab & Haryana

Chandigarh:Minimum temperatures across Punjab and Haryana hovered a few notches above normal today, even as fog reduced visibility at a few places in the two states. Chandigarh, the common capital of the two states, recorded a low of 8.7 degrees Celsius, three notches above normal, the Met department weather report said here. Amritsar in Punjab

Akhilesh back in SP; party vows to defeat communal forces

Akhilesh back in SP; party vows to defeat communal forces 

Lucknow: In an anti-climactic development for its political rivals, the Samajwadi Party on Saturday revoked the expulsion of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Ram Gopal Yadav. Only hours earlier, on Friday, both were ousted from the party for six years on charges of indiscipline and anti-party activities. The decision to revoke the expulsions was taken

New Zealand thrash Bangladesh, clinch ODI series 3-0

New Zealand thrash Bangladesh by 8 wkts, clinch ODI series 3-0

Nelson:  New Zealand outplayed Bangladesh by eight wickets to make a clean sweep of the three-match One-Day International (ODI) cricket series at the Saxton Oval here on Saturday. A century stand between openers Tamim Iqbal (55) and Imrul Kayes (44) could not save Bangladesh as yet another dramatic collapse saw Bangladesh being restricted to 236

Aamir Khan is the new Raj Kapoor: Rishi Kapoor

Mumbai:Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has lauded Bollywood superstar Aamir Khans sports drama film “Dangal” and has tagged him as the “new Raj Kapoor”. “Dangal”, which released on December 23, has tugged at the heartstrings of audiences for its powerful portrayal of the tale of Mahavir Singh Phogat, a former wrestling national champion who, much to

Balwinder Kaur Nardu again joins Congress

Chandigarh: PPCC Secretary Balwinder Kaur Nardu who joined AAP few days ago made her comeback in Congress on Saturday. According to the information, Balwinder accused former MLA Madan Lal Jalalpur for

New Army, IAF chiefs take over

New Delhi:New Army chief General Bipin Rawat and Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa on Saturday took over as the chiefs of the two services, with outgoing General Dalbir Singh and Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha handing over charge. A Guard of Honour was conducted for General Singh on the lawns of

Punjabi singer Raj Brar passes away

Chandigarh: Famous Punjabi singer Raj Brar passed away at the age of 44 in Chandigarh on Saturday. He was admitted in Sector 32 hospital in Chandigarh last evening. The reason of death is known to be alcohol intoxication. According to reports, at around 12 PM Singer Raj Brar took his last breath. The cremation will be held

‘Rangoon’ trailer to be out on January 6 next year

Mumbai:The makers of “Rangoon” will be giving a sneak peek into the story of the war drama starring Kangana Ranaut, Saif Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor by releasing the trailer on January 6 next year. National Award winning filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj’s period drama is set in the 1940s amidst the turmoil of India’s independence struggle

President greets nation on New Year’s Eve

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday greeted the nation on the eve of New Year and appealed to the people to “unite to build an India of our dreams”. “On the occasion of New Year, I extend my warmest greetings and best wishes to all my countrymen in India and abroad,” Mukherjee said in

Skincare mistakes, men make

Skincare mistakes most men make

Skincare mistakes, men make New Delhi: Avoid common skincare mistakes that most guys make by skipping foaming shave cream and saying no to one soap bar for everything, says an expert. Josh Meyer, co-founder and CEO of Brickell Men’s Products (mens skin care and grooming brand), pointed out a few mistakes and ways to fix