Apr 07

Ashamed I didn't know who Subedar Joginder Singh was: Gippy Grewal
Ashamed I didn’t know who Subedar Joginder Singh was: Gippy Grewal

Punjabi superstar Gippy Garewal, who plays the title role in Subedar Joginder Singh, says he is ashamed to say he didn’t know about the man, who fought off the Chinese invaders during the 1962 Sino-Indian war. Gippy went through drastic physical and emotional changes for the role. “It was by far the most difficult role of my

Kejriwal will be known as the killer of revolution
Kejriwal will be known as the killer of revolution

Chandigarh – Once seen as a major support to Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), a well-known musician and Sufi singer Rabbi Shergill of the ‘Bullah Ki Jaana’ fame, now sees Kejriwal as “the killer of revolution”. Shergill, in a recently held tête-à-tête with Daily Post during Kasauli Rhythm and Blues fest, expresses his no-holds-barred

Salary of government employees is likely to delay by a month

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, April 6: It seems that about 4.5 lacs employees of the Punjab Government will able to get their March month salary in May. Although the Budget and Financial powers are in ok position, but the service record of all the departments have been shifted to new website after the changing of website

Punjab Police arrest radicalised explosives expert, avert terror attack

Punjab Police arrest radicalised explosives expert, avert terror attack. The Punjab Police on Friday averted a major lone wolf attack in the state with the arrest of a well-educated but radicalised Sikh youth. The Punjab Police on Wednesday arrested an Engineering Graduate, Inderjit Singh who also holds a MBA degree. Chemicals and advanced electronic remote

Captain distributes debt relief certificates of Rs. 156 cr in 6 dists
Captain distributes debt relief certificates of Rs. 156 cr in 6 dists

Gurdaspur – Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday distributed farm debt relief certificates worth Rs 156.12 crore to 26,998 farmers of six districts as part of the debt waiver scheme. On this occasion, the CM also announced a slew of projects for the border areas, including a government medical college in Gurdaspur and a new

Punjab: Don't equate Cultural Commission with stifling creativity
Punjab: Don’t equate Cultural Commission with stifling creativity

Over the last couple of decades, lyricists in Punjab have seemingly run out of ideas on how to pen new songs and it seems that there is an unsaid race between them regarding who can come up with the most vulgarity laden or violence-laden songs.Songs like ‘Chak lo revolver, riflaan ki kabza lena hai,” “Koi banda

Punjab govt orders state's security clampdown in view of tomorrow Bandh
Punjab govt orders state’s security clampdown in view of tomorrow Bandh

Punjab govt orders state’s security clampdown in view of tomorrow Bandh   Chandigarh, April 1: The Punjab Government has ordered a security clampdown across the state as a precautionary measure in view of Monday’s bandh, with the Army and Paramilitary forces asked to be on alert, and all educational institutions and banks to remain closed. While

Plea in SC against CBSE move to conduct re-examinations
Plea in SC against CBSE move to conduct re-examinations

NEW DELHI: A plea has been moved in the Supreme Court against the decision of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to cancel and re-conduct the economics exam of Class XII held on March 26 and the mathematics paper of Class X on March 28 over suspicion of alleged question paper leak. The petition, filed by

Punjab govt appeals to SC brethren to maintain peace during bandh call on April 2
Punjab govt appeals to SC brethren to maintain peace during bandh call on April 2

Chandigarh – In view of the Bandh Call on April 2, against the dilution of SC/ST Atrocities Act, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh appealed the people of the state especially the members of SC community to keep restraint and maintain law and order in the larger public interest. In a statement issued here on Saturday, Captain

Disclose beneficiaries of anti-Sikh riots compensation, says CIC
Disclose beneficiaries of anti-Sikh riots compensation, says CIC

NEW DELHI: The Central Information Commission has directed the Home Ministry to disclose the list of victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots who have received the compensation. On a complaint filed by one Navdeep Gupta, Information Commissioner Yashovardhan Azad issued the orders to disclose details sought by him.Gupta had sought to know from the Ministry complete

Justice Narang report tabled on last day to avoid discussion: Khaira
Justice Narang report tabled on last day to avoid discussion: Khaira

Chandigarh – Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira has said the way the state government mischievously tabled the Justice Narang Commission report on the last day of the Budget session, only goes to show that Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has completely lost the willpower to fight corruption in high places.Khaira said it is a matter of

CBSE Leaks: Class XII Economics re-exam on April 25
CBSE Leaks: Class XII Economics re-exam on April 25

NEW DELHI: The re-examination of CBSE’s Class XII Economics paper will be held on April 25, while the re-test for Class X Mathematics is likely to be conducted in July, Education Secretary Anil Swarup said on Friday. He said a preliminary enquiry has revealed that the leak for Class X Mathematics paper is restricted to

General categories to inspire voters for use of NOTA in polling
General categories to inspire voters for use of NOTA in polling

General categories to inspire voters for use of NOTA in polling Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Distressed by reservation, the General category will now inspire the people to use NOTA in the elections across the country. The general category has alleged that in the name of Dalit votes, the political parties across the country have been ignoring the general

Chandigarh: Aaganwari workers and helpers protests at Vidhan Sabha chowk

Chandigarh: Aaganwari workers and helpers protesting at Vidhan Sabha chowk. They reached chowk by putting dust in the eyes of Punjab and Chd police.   Intelligence agencies also remained surprised how anganwari workers reached Vidhan Sabha Chowk. The workers also burnt effigy of Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal and damage copies of budget 2018.As per

Rahul condoles Indians Iraq Islamic State death
Rahul condoles deaths of 39 Indians in Iraq by Islamic State

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday expressed his deepest condolence to the families of 39 Indians, killed in Iraq by the Islamic State (IS). Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter and said, “I’m shocked to hear that 39 Indians who were in captivity since 2014, in Iraq, are now confirmed dead. My deepest condolences to the

Kejriwal’s apology fallout: LIP to break alliance?

Kejriwal’s apology fallout: LIP to break alliance?. Criticizing Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) head Arvind Kejriwal for issuing an apology to former Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia for his “drug trade” remarks, Lok Insaf Party (LIP) member and MLA Simarjit Singh Bains said his party will now reckon over snapping alliance with AAP in Punjab. “He

9 IAS officers transferred in Punjab
9 IAS officers transferred in Punjab

Chandigarh – The Punjab government today transferred Nine IAS officers, an official spokesperson said. IAS officer Dharam Pal has been transferred and posted as deputy commissioner, Barnala and Balwinder Singh Dhaliwal posted as deputy commissioner, Mansa. Sanjay Popli has been posted as special secretary, Welfare of Scheduled Caste and Backward Classes Department, Arvind Pal Singh Sandhu as

Punjab’s excise policy slashes number of liquor vends

Punjab’s excise policy slashes number of liquor vends. The Punjab Cabinet on Tuesday approved the new Excise Policy for the state, with the aim of breaking the monopoly in the liquor business and keeping liquor prices under control, by slashing the group size from Rs 40 crore to Rs 5 crore, thus increasing the number

Pollywood star actor Sonam Bajwa
Have a glimpse of Bold, Brillinat & Beautiful Pollywood star Sonam Bajwa

Pollywood brilliant star actress Sonam Bajwa is in news these days for sharing her bold and beautiful pictures at social websites. One can see her bold photo shoot pictures glimpses at her Facebook page. She has posted her number of bold pictures in designer dresses. Lets have a glimpse of Sonam Bajwa’s Bold pictures…   Sonam Bajwa

'Blackmailer' RTI activist handed over to police for taking bribe
‘Blackmailer’ RTI activist handed over to police for taking bribe

Chandigarh – A RTI activist from Punjab was on Monday handed over to the Chandigarh Police by the Punjab Information Commission following allegations that he took a bribe of Rs 10,000 from a respondent. The respondent, a government school principal, was also handed over to the police. Punjab Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) SS Channy ordered that the