Dec 30

PU PG Post placements
Panjab University sees dip in Post Graduate courses placements

WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh As per the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) report, Panjab University has witnessed a dip in the rate of placements in Post Graduate (PG) courses, amount received from sponsored researches, score for the number of students passing out in exams in a stipulated time period etc. According to the information, the rate of placements in PG courses has slumped from 23.6

acid test girl victim Roopnagar
“Never say die’’ spirit: An acid test of life for a girl victim from Roopnagar

Highlights A girl victim of acid attack from Roopnagar wages a new war to live up The victim has been Ekeing out her livelihood banking on her instincts BINDU SINGH Chandigarh “Never say die” is the spirit of an acid attack victim, Inderjeet Kaur. A young girl, who is blind, having distorted nose, lost her one ear, has

Panchayat Polls Ludhiana Moga
Panchayat Polls: Know about voter turnout in Ludhiana & Moga districts

Nidhi Bhanot  Ludhiana The voting for panchayat polls begins in Punjab around 8:00 am at all the centers of Punjab. The Government Schools of Punjab has been made the centers for voting. The voters from each and every age group was seen  The visuals from the polling center in the Majitha Halka of Amritsar can

Woman fire Manimajra hospitalize
Woman set on fire at Manimajra, hospitalized for treatment

Woman set on fire at Manimajra. A woman, resident of new Indra Colony was set on fire on Friday. The woman who was living with her parents had suffered 25 percent burns and is currently getting treatment at sector 16 hospital.The sources said that she was set on fire due to family dispute, while her

MC anti rabbies’ residents
MC Chandigarh limits anti-rabbies’ serum to city residents

WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh Ascribing to the increasing budget for free anti-rabbies treatment, the Municipal Corporation Chandigarh has limited the availability of the anti-rabbies’ vaccine to only dog bite victims from the city, apart from a couple of exceptions. The civic body had decided to specify the provision of availability of anti-rabbies vaccines in its designated dispensaries for only the city residents, after showing residence proof, owing

Garbage Manimajra MC
Manimajra, home to MCC’s sub-office, reeling under garbage menace

WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh Manimajra, home to Municipal Corporation Chandigarh’s (MCC’s) sub-office, is reeling under garbage menace. With the Swachh survey approaching, the civic body authorities have turned blind eyes to the cleanliness quotient, as piles of garbage heaps are strewn across various places in the area. Areas such as motor market, bus stand, periphery boundary of MC sub-office, Indira Colony, Shanti Nagar etc. are brimmed

Swasth Bharat Yatra Chandigarh
Swasth Bharat Yatra- Eat Right India Movement in Chandigarh

Himani Bahuguna  Chandigarh  A pledge was given by administrator  in the presence of Manoj Parida, Adviser to Administrator , Mandeep Singh Brar, Deputy Commissioner,  A.K.Sinha,  Finance Commissioner, Sachin Rana, Additional Deputy Commissioner and other senior officials from the various Government Departments.  The fervor of event was  heightened with display of caricatures on Eat Safe, Eat Healthy,

Challan pollution certificate
Get challan at home for expired pollution certificate

HIMANI BAHUGUNA Chandigarh Those who do not get their pollution under control (PUC) certificate renewed timely would soon get challans directly at their home. The State Transport Authority (STA) along with the National Informatics Center (NIC) has planned to develop special software having the data base of all the vehicle owners along with their mobile numbers who do not get their PUC certificate renewed timely. Confirming

Nationalism RSS
UNDER THE CLOUDS OF THREAT: “There is nationalism beyond RSS”

Perhaps the only litterateur in Punjab to have received both, the Sahitya Akademi Award and the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award Atmajit stands like a colossus in the Punjab art world. A playwright with outstanding achievements Atmajit made no bones in returning his coveted Sahitya Akademi Award as a part of the award “wapsi” movement that stormed the nation in 2015. Having written more than a

Education Minister Punjab winter vacations PSEB
From next session winter vacations will fall in January : Education Minister Punjab  

Exclusive story Starp: Most of the teachers, students and other staff have already done the bookings in advance for going to various places so we it’s very difficult for us to shift vacations now at  last moments as everyone will face heavy losses if they have to cancel the tickets. Also schedule of students will

Punjab DGP asks CM Captain Amarinder Singh to relieve him from his duties
Punjab Chief Minister admitted to PGI Chandigarh for kidney stone removal

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh was admitted to the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here on Sunday night. He will undergo a kidney stone removal procedure. The 76-year-old Chief Minister wrote on Twitter on Sunday: “Got myself admitted to the PGI Chandigarh today evening for removal of a Kidney stone, a simple laser

PM Modi misleading people, says Capt Amarinder
Editor’s Post: Modi beginning to lose his mojo?

AJAY BHARDWAJ Not that it was not expected. The only uncertain factor was how much would be the nosedive for the BJP. The feelers had started coming around much before the elections took place in the three crucial states, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh. As it comprised heartland of the BJP’s bulwark support, the stakes were too high for the BJP to have compromised. As the results tumbled out one moot question looks

Facebook political Polls 2019
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

1984 riots SIT yet to record statement of witnesses
1984 Anti Sikh Riots:SIT to have 2 members now, SC modifies earlier order

Modifying its earlier order, the Supreme Court Tuesday said the three-member SIT set up to supervise further probe into 186 cases of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots will now have two members only as one of those appointed has declined to be a part of it. A bench headed by Justice Madan B Lokur passed the order as the Centre had earlier informed the court that one of

High Court : Helmets for Sikh girls: May be, may not be

It was in July this year when the Punjab and Haryana High Court asked the UT Administration to make the helmets mandatory for the women riding two wheelers Himani Bahuguna Chandigarh The Chandigarh Administration on Monday issued notification making it optional for Sikh women to wear protective head gear while driving or riding pillion on a two wheeler on city roads. The

High Court Bibi Jagir Kaur
HC revert lower court decision, Bibi Jagir Kaur acquitted in daughter’s death case

The Punjab and Haryana High Court in Chandigarh revert lower court decision, Big relief to Bibi Jagir Kaur. As Bibi Jagir Kaur acquitted in daughter’s death case. The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday acquitted former SGPC chief Bibi Jagir Kaur and co-accused in her daughter Harpreet Kaur’s death case. The court delivered its verdict on

Education minister gov school batala
Four new teachers deputed at Government School Batala

Nidhi Bhanot Ludhiana/Batala Taking notice of the story published in the Daily Post dated November 27, 2018 regarding ‘No teacher in Batala School, Children look lost’, Education Minister, Punjab, OP Soni forwarded case to the Secretary School Education, Krishan Kumar on Novembers 28. Further taking notice of official orders, SSE Krishan Kumar on the directions

State employees Rajasthan
State employees to expose Cong in poll-bound Rajasthan

DP Correspondent Chandigarh Contractual employees from the Punjab will expose the Congress government of Punjab in the Rajasthan on the issue of false promises made by it before coming into power in the Punjab. A group of 200 employees will proceed to Sri Ganga Nagar, Hanumangarh and Bikaner of Rajasthan. The Pamphlets have been printed in Hindi in bulk to distribute by the Contractual Employee Action

Captain Amarinder Punjab
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder discharged from PGI

Punjab Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder has been discharged today morning from the PGI, Chandigarh. He was admitted in the hospital last afternoon for routine check up as per the doctors of PGI who were treating him.But the sources revealed that he felt some pain in the heart and due to high blood pressure he was

Kartarpur Corridor: Read the Lips and Hear the Whisper

Editor’s Post Ajay Bhardwaj Chandigarh The body language spoke volumes. And the message was loud and clear from Pakistani side. During the function, it was Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu who sat next to Prime minister Imran Khan even as two Union ministers from India, Harsimrat Kaur Badal and Hardeep Singh Puri, were kept