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Punjab Government declares holiday on September 12

Punjab Government declares holiday. The Punjab government has declared September 12 (Tuesday) as public holiday to commemorate the Saragarhi Day in the memory of historic battle of Saragarhi. Notification in this regard has been issued. Revealing this here today, an official spokesman said that September 12 has been declared as public holiday in all the

Vigilance nabs 12 Officials

Vigilance nabs 12 Officials and three others in bribery cases during August

Chandigarh, September 6: Vigilance nabs 12 Officials. State Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption, has been able to nab 12 officials and three private persons red handed accepting bribes in 12 trap cases during the month of August which includes 5 employees of revenue department, 4 police personnel and 3 belonging to other departments. Disclosing

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Child marriage a reality, Parliament will take call: Centre tells SC

New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that though Parliament was conscious of its social obligations and would take a call to put an end to child marriages, the social evil was a reality and that society needs were “inescapable”. Senior counsel Rana Mukherjee told a bench of Justice Madan B. Lokur and Justice Deepak Gupta

Odisha police issues advisory

Odisha police issues advisory to cops, parents and teachers

Bhubaneswar, Sep 6, Odisha police issues advisory to cops, parents and teachers. A day after rescuing a boy from the clutches of the “Blue Whale Challange Game”, Odisha police today issued guidelines for cops, parents and teachers to combat the menace. DGP R P Sharma, while reviewing the situation at the state police headquarters in

SGPC Chief Badungar opposes shift of university from Nankana Sahib

SGPC Cheif Badungar. SGPC President Kirpal Singh Badungar recently in his statement opposed Pakistan Government. The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has opposed the Pakistan-based Evacuee Trust Property Board’s decision to scrap its original plan of establishing Baba Guru Nanak University (BGNU) at Nankana Sahib, the birthplace of first Sikh master, Guru Nanak. SGPC chief

Stadium cancels booking for Amit Shah’s programme

Kolkata, Sep 6, Amit Shahs programme, Stadium cancels booking. The BJP today alleged that a state- owned indoor stadium, where party president Amit Shah was scheduled to attend a programme next week, had cancelled the booking for the event. The ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) in West Bengal claimed it had nothing to do with it.

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Stricter laws needed to counter honour killings : Paresh Rawal

Mumbai, Sep 6, Paresh Rawal : Stricter laws needed to counter honour killings. Set for the release of his next film “Patel Ki Punjabi Shaadi” — on inter-caste marriage — actor Paresh Rawal said there was a need for stricter laws to deal with honour killings in society. The film, featuring Vir Das and Payal

Shiromani Akali Dal, BJP protests against MC Bathinda

Shiromani Akali Dal BJP protests against MC Bathinda. Bathinda Corporation House meeting was held at Bathinda. The Shiromani Akali Dal and BJP staged protest against Municipal Corporation Officials. All the Akali and Bjp workers raised slogans against them.The Akali-BJP workers said that the Triveni Company was assigned certain projects but they did not do any

Dera Sacha Sauda Sadhvi threatens to Blow up Gurudwaras

Sri Anandpur Sahib – A follower of the Ram Rahim has threatened to blow up all the gurdwaras including Sri Darbar Sahib Amritsar. This threat was given to writer Talwinder Singh Buttar on mobile phone. Indeed, Talwinder Singh Butter’s writes article on multi-pronged social phenomenon. His Article was published in a Jalandhar based Punjabi newspaper

Apple iPhone 8 prices leaked in India

After Apple has launched iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in India. Apple is all set to launch iPhone 8. Apple will launch the iPhone 8 on September 12 and according to latest reports, its price in India could cross a whopping Rs 1,00,000. Apple will host an event next Tuesday and it is highly

27000 appointment letters handed over to youth during job fair

Appointment letters handed. 27000 appointment letters were presented to unemployed youth of Punjab during at the culmination of the recent Mega Job Fair at Mohali. Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh announced the signing of 34 Memorandum of Understandings (MoU) that would provide employment to around 2.8 lakh youth, besides immediate recruitment of another 50000 people across

At Dera’s vegetable market you get one tomato for Rs1000

Dera vegetable market. Ram Rahim is facing a 20-year sentence in Rohtak Jail after being convicted in the sexual exploitation case, and new stories of his past are coming out every day. Baba claimed himself to be a messenger of God. He used to blackmail people in the name of religion. Another shocking revelation was

Facebook bids $600 million to livestream IPL matches

San Francisco: Facebook bids livestream IPL matches. In a ‘bold’ move to stream the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket matches, Facebook placed a $600 million bid to secure five years’ digital distribution rights for the IPL. However, Star India bagged the media rights for both TV and digital broadcast worth Rs 16,347.50 crore with a

Maruti Suzuki Arena: Company’s Rebranded Retail Outlets

The Announcement Of Transforming Its Widespread New Car Retail Outlet Comes Twenty Days After The Company Revealed A Similar Overhaul For Its Used Car Retail Outlets, Maruti Suzuki True Value On August 10, 2017, Maruti Suzuki announced that it will be redefining the used car buying experience by overhauling its True Value chain of retail outlets throughout the country.

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Launching Tomorrow: Skoda Octavia RS

The Skoda Octavia RS is back! It is all set to go on sale tomorrow in a more menacing avatar than ever! On sale since the global first-gen model in the country, it was discontinued only for a brief period of time. And now, we are getting the third-gen face lift model (third-gen was not available) which

District Level Job fair, 139 candidates short listed in Hoshiarpur

DP Correspondent, Hoshiarpur : September 4 :Under the ongoing ‘Ghar Ghar Naukri’ program of Punjab government, as many as 139 candidates out of 2000 were short listed by different companies during the job fair which was held at Multi Skill Development Centre Hoshiarpur. A large number of youth from across the district attended the fair,

Uncertainty prevails over maiden visit of CM in Ludhiana

Amarpreet Singh Makkar, Ludhiana: Though the district administration, Municipal corporation and Congress leaders were on their toes for the last minute arrangement of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh’s maiden visit to Ludhiana after becoming Chief Minister, the uncertainty still prevails over his visit. The Chief Minister was scheduled to visit Ludhiana on September 6 to

Defamation suit: HC fines Kejriwal for delay in replying

New Delhi, Defamation suit: HC fines Kejriwal. The Delhi High Court on Monday imposed a fine of Rs 5,000 on Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for having delayed in responding in a Rs 10 crore civil defamation suit filed by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over the use of objectionable words. Joint Registrar Pankaj Gupta directed

P.V. Sindhu turns producer

P.V. Sindhu turns producer for digital film

New Delhi: P.V. Sindhu turns producer.Indian badminton star P.V. Sindhu has turned producer for a digital film paying ode to her coach Pullela Gopichand for his relentless pursuit of excellence. For Teacher’s Day which falls on Tuesday, the Olympics silver medalist has tied up with sports drink brand Gatorade to celebrate those who keep pushing

11-Year-Old Gang-Raped at Gunpoint in front of family

11-Year-Old Gang-Raped. Another horrific case of rape, assault and invasion of one’s fundamental right has come forward. An 11-year-old was allegedly gang-raped last night, at gunpoint in her own house.The incident happened in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior where three men stormed into the girl’s house around 1 AM where she was with her mother and brother. According


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