Apr 27

Shahkot By-Poll: Voting on May 28, result on May 31
Shahkot By-Poll: Voting on May 28, result on May 31

Chandigarh – The bye election for Shahkot Vidhan Sabha constituency, which has been necessitated for the death of five-time MLA and former Transport Minister Ajit Singh Kohar, will take place on May 28. With the announcement of bye election, the Model Code of Conduct is enforced in Jalandhar district with immediate effect.As per the schedule

Captain opposes merger of Chandigarh DSP cadre with Delhi Police, UT cadres
Captain opposes merger of Chandigarh DSP cadre with Delhi Police, UT cadres

Chandigarh – Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has opposed the reported move of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to merge the DSP cadre of the Chandigarh Police with the police officers of all Union Territories, including the Delhi Police. He has demanded that status quo be maintained till the territorial dispute of Chandigarh between

How to release salaries in time, a four member committee formed
How to release salaries in time, a four member committee formed

DP Correspondent Chandigarh, April 17: In future, the Block Development and Panchayat Officer (BDPO) will not be alone to issue grants funds/cheques to Panchayats, one more employees in the department will get to signing authority along with BDPO. The Rural and Panchayat Development has taken this decision to keep a tab on officers after the

Gap deepens with CM as Jakhar unaware about expansion

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, April 17: Despite the huge claims of cordial relations by the CM Captain Amrinder Singh with PPCC Chief Sunil Jakhar, it seems the gaps between duo are going to be deepens. Cabinet expansion is one of the many agendas, which are likely to be discussed in the proposed meeting between Rahul Gandhi

Parmish Verma admitted in Fortis Hospital with gun shots
Parmish Verma admitted in Fortis Hospital with gun shots

Parmish Verma admitted in Fortis Hospital with gun shots. Popular  Punjabi singer Parmish Verma has been admitted in Fortis Hospital . According to sources he has been admitted with gun shots. ‘ Gaal Nahin Kadhani’ young singer is reportedly out of danger now .Police officials told  that Parmish Verma was reportedly injured in sector 91,

CM asks the fighting DGPs to stop the ‘nonsense’

Chandigarh – In the high-profile meeting that was awaited since DGP (HRD) S Chattopadhyaya on Friday accused the top cop of the state DGP Suresh Arora and another colleague DGP (Intelligence) Dinkar Gupta, in the Punjab and Haryana High Court of being allegedly involved in an infamous drug racket he was investigating, Punjab Chief Minister Captain

Manmohan flags concern over increasing atrocities against Dalits and minorities
Manmohan flags concern over increasing atrocities against Dalits and minorities

Chandigarh – Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said atrocities against minorities and Dalits were increasing in the country and such incidents, if unchecked, could harm democracy and called for rejection of divisive policies and politics.’ Delivering the first S B Rangnekar Memorial lecture at the Panjab University, his alma mater, here, Singh also

Access drinking water leads to the cause of Sugar and BP

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, April 10: Access drinking of water can lead to the cause of Sugar, High Blood Pressure, indigestion and Kidney diseases, while to drink less water to be healthy. A senior Ayurveda consultant in Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Gold Medalist, Dr Parmeshwar Arora, while talking to Media-men in the Press Club, Chandigarh,

3-year-old raped in Patiala by her landlord, case registered
SC Commission summons Police in MLA’s daughter rape case.

SC Commission summons Police in MLA’s daughter rape case.The Punjab Schedule Caste Commission has summoned DSP of Mansa district through SSP, Mansa, in raping a minor daughter of a former legislator case for April 26. Mother of victim and wife of deceased MLA, has said in her complaint to Commission that the Police has not

Govt. likely to start tea leaf and sugar at subsidise rate

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, April 9: To fulfil the need of Punjabi kitchen, the Punjab Government is likely to start subsidise tea leaf and sugar. A proposal in this regard has been sent to the finance department for financial approval. Interestingly, the Government has not arranged any fund for this cause in the current Budget, but

DGP vs DGPs: Finally, CM decides to check the bad blood spilling over

Chandigarh – Finally, the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has decided to intervene in the much disturbing civil war’ going on among top cops of the state. All DGP and ADGP rank officers have been called by the CM on Wednesday at the Committee Room on the second floor of the Civil Secretariat for meeting.

Reasons to serve pizza at your wedding
Reasons to serve pizza at your wedding

Confused about your wedding menu? Opt for pizza for its muti purpose offerings. Femalefirst.co.uk lists down reasons why one should serve pizza at their wedding.It’s easy: You don’t have to worry about ensuring every one of your guests has an individual meal- they can help themselves to as much or as little as they want. You

Underworld again active in India to spread its roots through cricket betting

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, April 8: Amid uncertainty over the recommendations on Cricket betting by both Lodha Committee and Mudgal Committee, which have given their advises to legalisation of betting, the Underwood has started to be active in India by spreading its roots through cricket betting. Series of IPL matches has been started today from Mohali

Govt blames GST, previous regime for 75,000 cr it owes to PSPCL for free power
Govt blames GST, previous regime for 75,000 cr it owes to PSPCL for free power

CHANDIGARH: The state government has passed on the buck for its failure to pay Rs 5,000 crore that it owes to the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) as subsidy payment, on account of free power supplied to agriculture, to the introduction of the Goods and Services Tax (GST). In an affidavit filed before the sector

Singer can't survive without being consistent, says Navraj Hans
Singer can’t survive without being consistent, says Navraj Hans

Singer Navraj Hans, son of iconic singer Hans Raj Hans, says coming from an influential family background makes it easy to get the first opportunity, but without consistency in performance and hard work, nobody can survive in competitive times. Navraj has grown up listening to and learning from his father, and has rubbed shoulders with many celebrated

Harsimrat inaugurates mega food park at Udham Singh Nagar
Harsimrat inaugurates mega food park at Udham Singh Nagar

Chandigarh – Union Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Sunday inaugurated the second mega food park in Uttarakhand in Udham Singh Nagar which has been set up at a cost of Rs 99.96 crore and will benefit around 25,000 farmers in this as well as neighbouring districts. The Mega Food Park – Himalayan Mega

Captain announces 25 lakh grant for development of Sikh Regiment Centre
Captain announces 25 lakh grant for development of Sikh Regiment Centre

Chandigarh – Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday announced a special grant of Rs 25 lakh for the development and upgrade of the Sikh Regiment Centre (SRC) at Chandimandir. The chief minister made the announcement during the Baisakhi Lunch 2018, hosted by the Sikh Regiment at the Khetarpal Officers’ Institute (KOI) at the Chandimandir Military

Dissension among top cops: CM warns strict action
Dissension among top cops: CM warns strict action

Chandigarh – Taking serious note of media reports suggesting dissension among the top brass of the Punjab Police, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday warned that he would not tolerate any indiscipline in the force. The Chief Minister discussed the issue with Home Secretary NS Kalsi, DGP Suresh Arora and CPS to CM Suresh Kumar,

SAD to urge Central govt to introduce new bill for SC/ST

Jalandhar – If the Supreme Court does not accept the petition filed against SC/ST Atrocities Act amendment, then the Shiromani Akali Dal will urge the BJP to introduce a new bill in the Parliament, said former Minister Gulzar Singh Ranike on Saturday at Jalandhar. “To pressure the enactment of the new bill, Shiromani Akali Dal

This Baisakhi, recollect you childhood food memories
This Baisakhi, recollect you childhood food memories

In keeping with their annual ritual, Taj Chandigarh is back with its week long Baisakhi Mela, which offers the connoisseurs multiple varieties of Punjabi food from across the state. And the executive chef Ranvijay Singh, says, “We are trying to revive the childhood food memories of our guests. For example, no one take away from Punjabis their