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Goverment schools of Punjab turning into smart schools

The Punjab School Education department has started converting the primary and secondary government schools in to the smart schools under the new integrated scheme for education named Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan, which was announced in the month of June 2018. The conceptualization of the smart schools in the Punjab has been done under the guidance and directions of the Punjab’s School Education Secretary, Krishan Kumar. It is pertinent to mention that

After Raghuram Rajan, Urjit Patel quits as RBI governor

Reserve Bank Governor Urjit Patel, who faced the possibility of an unprecedented action from the government over differences on a variety of issues, Monday resigned from his job citing personal reasons. Patel, 55, who took over as the 24th Governor of the central bank on September 5, 2016, had the shortest tenure since 1992. He was hand-picked by the BJP-led government after his predecessor Raghuram Rajan was denied a second-term. “On

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United Kingdom court orders Vijay Mallya’s extradition

A UK court Monday ordered Vijay Mallya’s extradition, in a major boost to India’s efforts to bring back the fugitive wanted for alleged fraud and money laundering charges amounting to an estimated Rs 9,000 crores. Delivering the verdict, Westminster Magistrates’ Court Chief Magistrate Judge Emma Arbuthnot said that there was “no sign of a false case being mounted against him”. “Having considered evidence as a whole. There is a case to answer,”

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A day of redemption for Shiromani Akali Dal in Amritsar

Bhog ceremony concludes at the Golden Temple complex Senior Badal says we had come for atonement, not for politics HARKIRAT SINGH AMRITSAR It was the day of redemption for the senior leadership of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) as they sought guidance from the ‘waheguru’ to help them serve the ‘panth’ with utmost dedication and humility and with malice towards none. “O Lord

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Amarinder, Navjot Sidhu stay away from party function

Tension within the Punjab Congress came alive on Monday when both the warring leaders, Chief Minister Captain  Amarinder Singh and Cabinet minister Navjot Sidhu, stayed away from the function organised to launch Navjivan newspaper in Mohali. AICC president Rahul Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh presided over the function leaving the state leadership tense. At the end of the function, Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh called on the Punjab

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Best brunch in Ludhiana at Cafe Delish, Radisson Blu Hotel MBD Ludhiana

Embrace the chill this winter as you feast on the absolutely scrumptious brunch at Café Delish, Radisson Blu Hotel MBD Ludhiana. With the change of the weather one should expect nothing less than a delicious change in the menu. The Sunday brunch served from 1pm to 4pm is the perfect way to spend the day

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Tree-Lighting Ceremony at Radisson Blu Hotel MBD

Radisson Blu Hotel MBD Ludhiana celebrates the festive season, the Christmas Tree-Lighting Ceremony was organised on Saturday to mark the beginning of the Christmas and New Year celebrations. Abhay Kumar General Manager of Radisson Blu Hotel MBD Ludhiana told that our guests witnessed the ceremonial lighting of the Christmas tree, say hello to Santa and celebrate

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2018 Skoda Scala: First Look

Unusual It’s a word that describes the Skoda Scala accurately. To begin with, the global premiere wasn’t held in Europe like most Skoda debuts are. Instead, the compact car was revealed in Israel, a market where Skoda is currently the highest selling European car brand. It’s also a country that, for all its geopolitical challenges,

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Top 5 Safest Made-in-India Cars You Can Buy

Global NCAP has conducted its latest round of crash safety tests on Indian cars and we have some good news. The Tata Nexon has become the first Indian car ever to get a 5-star rating from Global NCAP, making it the safest car on our treacherous roads. The safety watchdog has been testing Indian cars for

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Sukhbir Singh Badal with other Akali Dal leaders at Golden Temple

Sukhbir Singh Badal with other Akali Dal leaders at Golden Temple    

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Kerala first state to have four international airports in India

Kerala has become the first state in the country to have four international airports with the inauguration of the Kannur airport on Sunday. Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu and Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan jointly flagged off the inaugural Air India Express flight, carrying 186 passengers to Abu Dhabi, at the airport near Mattannur town in the morning. With the commissioning of the airport, the state has become the

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Drinking plain hot water may help you shed weight, boost your health

Drinking plain hot water may help you shed weight, boost your health. Lauding the age-old Indian practice of drinking the hot water now several global researchers have also agreed to the fact that instead of drinking hot water with lemon, just by consuming hot water on its own would not only help you shed off

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A New Boxer In Sights For BMW Motorrad

BMW Motorrad is known for its boxer engines with the likes of the R NineT and the R 1200 GS being a few standout models of the current era. Although it showcased a new 1250cc motor at Intermot and EICMA earlier this year, BMW seems to be building a larger twin-cylinder boxer engine now. Yes,

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Awaiting: French Revolution in hockey at Paris 2024

HOCKEY WORLD CUP 2018 They are certainly not as feted as the ‘Les Bleus’ but the French hockey team is expecting that a quarter-final berth will usher a new era going into the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. The 5-3 upset win over Olympic champions Argentina in the ongoing men’s World Cup has been the catalyst for a ‘French Revolution’ in an unchartered territory. Returning to the FIH World

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An actor is more than his ethnicity, religion: Diljit Dosanjh

An actor is much more than his ethnicity and his religion, says Sikh singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh, who has found popularity in Indian showbiz with his versatile roles in films like “Udta Punjab”, “Phillauri” and “Soorma”, as well as with his songs. “An actor is more than his ethnicity and his religion. A filmmaker, a director has to be convinced and should be able to envision someone in a

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UK-based Sikh software engineer turns military historian

BINDU SINGH Chandigarh Amarpal Singh Sidhu , a UK based Military Historian was moderator of a session on ‘’Two Battles For Survival – Ferozshah 1848 and Chillianwala 1849’’ on the concluding day of the Military Literature Festival that was organised from December 7 to December 9 at Lake Club in Chandigarh. Amarpal Singh came here all the way from London to attend the Military Literature Festival. Amarpal

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Kartarpur corridor is an ISI’s nefarious plan: Chief Minister

Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has dubbed the whole affair as a bigger conspiracy hatched by the Pak army. Citing the fact that Pakistan Army General Qamar Javed Bajwa had broken the news of opening the Kartarpur Corridor to Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu even before Imran Khan was sworn in as Pakistan prime minister, the chief minister said the opening of the Kartarpur Corridor was

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Triumph Speed Twin Vs Kawasaki Z900 RS Vs BMW R NineT: Spec Comparison

Triumph revealed the Speed Twin, its latest retro-modern roadster that draws inspiration from the 1938 Speed Twin recently. Like its namesake, the Speed Twin promises to blend agility with a retro modern design by borrowing parts from the sportier Thruxton cafe racer. We expect this bike to debut in India next year and when it does, it will face

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Facebook verifying political ads ahead of 2019 LS Polls

Facing intense scrutiny over the misuse of  its platform globally during elections, Facebook has announced fresh steps to increase ad transparency and defend against foreign interference ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls in India. Now anyone who wants to run and in India related to politics will need to first confirm their identity and location, and give more details about who placed the ad, the social networking giant said in a statement late Thursday. “We’re

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Two Indian-American CEOs attend White House summit for Tech leaders

Two prominent Indian-Americans – Satya Nadella from Microsoft and Sunder Pichai from Google – were among a select group of CEOs who attended a technology summit organised by White House as part of the Trump administration’s efforts to ease its relationship with the Silicon Valley.The US government plans to tighten restrictions on exports of new technologies due to national security concerns. The list of affected products could include quantum




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