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

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

Ranveer Singh starrer '83' gets new release date
Ranveer Singh starrer ’83’ gets new release date

New Delhi (ANI): After enthralling the audience with his blockbuster ‘Padmaavat’, Bollywood’s powerhouse actor Ranveer Singh is all set to star in Kabir Khan’s ’83’. The sports drama, which is slated to release on April 10, 2020, will see Singh playing the role of legendary cricketer Kapil Dev. The official page of Reliance Entertainment announced

Alert for a year to shareholders states as BBMB sees water crises
Alert for a year to shareholders states as BBMB sees water crises

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, June 25: Despite the beginning of monsoon, the BBMB is worrying about the shortage of water in future. Although the level of water has stopped going down in Bhakra and increase of water by 3 feet in Pong dam, but the BBMB has declared to increase a little in the release of

Heavy rain in Punjab, Himachal, Delhi
Heavy to very heavy rain warning in Punjab, Haryana for June 28-29

Heavy to very heavy rain warning in Punjab, Haryana for June 28-29. The southwest Monsoon was likely to further advance into Punjab and Haryana where widespread rains today led to a drop in the mercury. “Conditions are favourable for further advancement of monsoon into Punjab and Haryana including Chandigarh. It is likely to enter these

Punjab: Congress lieutenants raise fingers against Captain Government
Punjab: Congress lieutenants raise fingers against Captain Government

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: Once again the resentment has broken out in the ruling Punjab Congress. Known as a left hand of CM Amrinder Singh, a former Minister and MLA Rana Gurjit Singh raised finger against the performance of Captain Government. Talking to media, he alleged that although he is the part of the Government, but

Entry-pass for Secretariat: Soon visitors will create their own pass, anytime

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: The peoples will able to get relief soon from the long queues to get an entry-pass before going to the Punjab Civil Secretariat, Chandigarh to meet Ministers or Senior Officers. People will able to create their own ‘entry-pass ‘themselves from anywhere and anytime. The Government has started process to introduce online system

Tricity gears up for International Yoga Day

Chandigarh – Thousands of people are expected to participate in yoga events, which is to be organised at various places on the eve of 4th International Yoga Day across Chandigarh on Thursday. A large amount of people from Tricity are going to participate in the events and initiatives organised by the government, various NGO’s, schools, educational

Dusty weather leads to flight cancellations at Chandigarh airport

Dusty weather leads to flight cancellations at Chandigarh airport. Low visibility due to dusty weather conditions led to cancellations of flights at the Chandigarh International Airport today, with the meteorological department saying that the situation would improve only by tomorrow afternoon. “No flight landed or took off from Chandigarh (airport) until today afternoon due to

Law and order Shillong NCM
Law and order situation satisfactory in Shillong: NCM

National Commission for Minorities (NCM) member, Manjit Singh Rai, who had arrived in Shillong to review the prevailing situation, said that the situation of law and order in the area is satisfactory.He said, “My suggestion is people should stay together, there is no chance of relocation right now. I am satisfied with the law and

Shimla-Chandigarh Heli-taxi will take its first off today
Shimla-Chandigarh Heli-taxi will take its first off today

Shimla – Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur will open the Heli-taxi service between Shimla-Chandigarhon Monday from Shimla. The Helitaxi ride will be available on Mondays and Fridays. The ride will be inaugurated by the Chief Minister in Shimla on Monday at 8 am. It will reach Chandigarh at 8:20 am and take off for Shimla at

Sikh cop Muslim save mob attack
B-Town lauds Sikh cop who saved Muslim man from mob attack

 Popular Bollywood celebrities like Farhan Akhtar, Vidya Balan and Chetan Bhagat have heaped praise on Sikh police officer, who saved a Muslim man from allegedly being mob lynched.A video of the cop, Gagandeep Singh is doing the rounds on social media, with people hailing his bravery. While people on Twitter applauded Singh’s act and his commitment