BADAL meets DHINDSA: Rajya Sabha MP ‘declines’ withdrawal of resignation
BADAL DHINDSA Rajya Sabha MP


TIME FOR BONHOMIE RAJAY DEEP Chandigarh Former chief minister of Punjab and chief patron of Shiromani Akali Dal Parkash Singh Badal on Friday met the party’s senior leader and Rajya Sabha member Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa at his Chandigarh residence. The meeting lasted for half an hour. Badal tried to persuade him to withdraw his resignations

Indian political leader Mark Tully Indian political leaders can’t handle absolute power: Mark Tully

AJAY BHARDWAJ Kasauli Too much concentration of power in the hands of one person does not augur well for democracy in India. It is kind of a bane of the Indian democracy, feels the celebrated journalist Mark Tully, who won million accolades during his innings with the BBC. Mark Tully, who is here to take

Khuswant Singh Literary Festival Kasauli No writers from Pakistan invited for the first time in seventh edition of Khuswant Singh Literary Festival, #MeToo expose is the main theme: Rahul Singh

Nidhi Bhanot Legendary writer Khushwant Singh has always been closely associated with small hill town full of quaint relics of the British tenure, situated about 1950 meters above sea level and nesting in Shivaliks, ‘Kasauli’. This way Kasauli becomes an offbeat destination for those who would like to get away from the hustle-bustle of city

E-POS machine exposes scam, 22 lacs ration beneficiaries under scanners E-POS machine exposes scam, 22 lacs ration beneficiaries under scanners

Narinder Jagga E-POS machine exposes scam, 22 lacs ration beneficiaries under scanners. After the widow and old age pension scam, it seems now turn of ration scam. Source disclosed that after the introduction of e-POS machines, 5.45 lacs card holders (21.80 beneficiaries) have kept themselves away from getting ration under the scheme. First time, the

Punjab people rehabilitation rescue Punjab: 42 people rescued from rehabilitation centre

Punjab Police on Thursday rescued 42 people – suffering from drug addiction – from Disha Rehabilitation Centre in Ludhiana after receiving complaints that they were apparently being ill-treated at the institution. The rehabilitation centre is unregistered. Soon after the rescue, the patients were brought to the civil hospital in the city. “The centre was working illegally. The

New Cars Costlier Insurance Sep
SHARE New Cars To Get Costlier; Three-Year Third-Party Insurance Mandatory From 1 September

Purchasing a new car will get slightly costlier from 1 September 2018, as all new cars sold in India will now come with a mandatory three-year third-party insurance. Until now, the standard one-year third-party insurance was renewed every year with either the comprehensive and zero-dep insurance, or independently. Third-party insurance covers any damage inflicted on others

GATE 2019 preparation
How to Prepare for GATE 2019 in 4 Months?

With the exam season around the corner, it is time to gear up for yet another national level exam of prominent importance; Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2019. Since the exam will be conducted in February, therefore it is important to accelerate your preparations so as to ace this exam for secured admissions as

Badshah deets pollywood project
Badshah of hearts shares deets about his new pollywood project

Source It seems like now there is no stopping for Bollywood’s and Punjabi music industry’s ace wrapper Badshah. The singer and wrapper is now a successful producer as well. Badshah donned the producer’s hat for the first time with Pollywood’s flick ‘Ardaas’. Few days back we also informed you about his digital series ‘LockDown’ which

Railway Recruitment Board 
Vajpayee’s death: Railway exams to be held as scheduled

The Indian Railways has announced that the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) exams scheduled for Friday for the post of assistant loco pilots and technicians will go ahead as per schedule across India except for flood-hit Kerala.  The announcement came after a half-day holiday was declared for all central government departments on Friday in the wake of former prime minister Atal

Punjab CM denies demand of ministers to mark name on foundation stones

Narinder Jagga Punjab CM denies demand of ministers to mark name on foundation stones. The Chief Minister Captain Amrinder Singh has denied the demand of some Ministers to mark the name of Ministers or MLAs on foundation and inauguration stones of development works. In the cabinet meeting, which was held on Monday, some Ministers raised

23rd Asian Athletics Championships to be held in April 2019 in Qatar

Asian Athletics Championships to be held in April 2019. The 23rd Asian Athletics Championships will be held in Qatar’s capital city of Doha, from April 19 to April 24, 2019. The biennial continental event which is usually held in July-August has been preponed by the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) due to the intensely hot and

4 year sold Saanvi secures second spot in National U-7 chess tournament

National U-7 chess tournament: Four-year-old Saanvi Aggarwal from Chandigarh has secured the second position with four points in the U-5 category at the 32nd National U-7 Open Girls Chess Championship. The young champ Saanvi while speaking to ANI, said, “My parents taught me and made me practice on the computer. With time I learnt all

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh acquitted in decade-old graft case
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh acquitted in decade-old graft case

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh acquitted in decade-old graft case. In a major relief to Amarinder Singh, a trial court in Mohali on Friday acquitted him and 17 others in a 10 year old corruption case involving a prime land transfer. The others acquitted included former Punjab Speaker Kewal Krishan and two former ministers — all

Punjab Congress changes idea to replace District Congress President

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: Perhaps the Congress has changed its mind to replace all the 28 District Congress Presidents. Sources in the Party told that the decision has been taken after the idea to give the Chairmen posts of Corporations and boards to the MLAs. Earlier, it was the opinion in the party that removed from

Job Fair to be organized on July 30 at Government College Mohali
Job Fair to be organized on July 30 at Government College Mohali

DP Correspondent, Mohali: Job Fair to be organized on July 30 at Government College Mohali. The Punjab government is all geared up for organizing first of its kind International Job Fair in the country. The Punjab government is organizing this event in collaboration with the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, National Skills Development Corporation

Punjab Govt. accepts demands of Aaganwadis’ but will applicable in next year
Punjab Govt. accepts demands of Aaganwadis’ but will applicable in next year

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: Series of protests have compelled the Government to accept the demands of Aaganwadi workers and Helpers. The Government has decided to increased remuneration of approximately 54,000 workers and helper Rs 1000 and 500 per month, respectively, which will have financial burden of Rs 48 crore annually on the state exchequer , but

Chandigarh: Journalist body raises demand of pension and medical Policy
Chandigarh: Journalist body raises demand of pension and medical Policy

DP Correspondent Chandigarh: Pension and Medical policy for Journalists were on the top of the agenda of Chandigarh-Punjab Union of Journalists Union. A meeting was held under the leadership of its State President Vinod Kohli and Harish Chandigarh Baghawala, today, in which some issues were discussed. It was decided to put the issue of pension

Punjab postal circle Aadhaar Awards
Punjab postal circle wins big at Aadhaar Excellence Awards

The Postal Circles of Maharashtra, Karnataka and Punjab on Wednesday bagged the first, second and third positions respectively in the Best Performing Postal Circle category of the Aadhaar Excellence Awards given by Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI).Meanwhile, the postal circles of Punjab won in the category of Fastest Roll-out of Aadhaar Enrolment and Updation

Almost 4,000 people have already pledged at PGI for body donation
Almost 4,000 people have already pledged at PGI for body donation

Chandigarh With 30-40 body donations received each year by the authorities concerned at Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), the number of body donations since last four years have seen a considerable rise as compared to the number a decade ago.Along with the rise in the number of body donations, Post Graduate

Mohali school girl played lead role in Gurdas Maan movie “Nankana”
Mohali school girl played lead role in Gurdas Maan movie “Nankana”

Mohali(DP Correspondent): Child artist Gurjot Kaur of Class 4th played the lead role of NANKANA in Punjabi movie NANKANA starring Gurdas Maan and Kavita Kaushik. She is studying in private school of Mohali. School Principal, Mrs. Ranjeet Bedi, honored the young artist Gurjot of Class 4th and her proud mother in the school today.Principal Mrs. Ranjeet