Feb 07

National Highways funds sanction HP Shimla CM
Centre sanctions 173 Cr for DPRs for 58 national highways in HP: CM Shimla

The union government has sanctioned Rs 173 crore for detailed project reports (DPR) for 58 national highways in Himachal Pradesh, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur stated in state Assembly Thursday.Replying to a question raised by the leader of opposition Mukesh Agnihotri, the CM said the centre sanctioned Rs 173.75 crore for the DPRs.He further stated

Manmohan Singh Kapil Sharma Amritsari
Manmohan Singh, Kapil Sharma bond over Amritsari roots

Kapil Sharma recently hosted his wedding reception in Delhi. Some weekends ago, Kapil met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the opening of National Museum of Indian Cinema in Mumbai Comedian-actor-producer Kapil Sharma met former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and bonded over their Amritsari roots. Kapil on Tuesday tweeted a photograph of himself along with Singh

Range Rover
Range Rover Velar Gets Range-topping SVAutobiography Variant

We, at ZigWheels, think it should be criminal for an SUV to look this good. Range Rover’s Velar has always set our tails wagging in happiness by its sheer presence. But, with the SVAutobiography, Range Rover has kicked things up several notches. What’s more, it’s not just the eyes that get a treat. There are

Job promise voters
Job promise a ploy to woo voters

HIGHLIGHTS Filling up of posts may be a final effort to win over the jobless before forthcoming elections Haryana government has made about 54,197 appointments so far and 17,000 posts are to be filled ahead of elections which are under process RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh Job promises ahead of the elections has been a political

Third gender reluctant to disclose their status

HIGHLIGHTS Despite lakhs of NRIs from Punjab, only 393 are registered voters The State Election Commission have to provide help to 6,800 differently abled to cast their vote As compared to the last assembly elections in Punjab, votes of the third gender and the NRIs, has improved a little bit but both are shy away

SHO lodging FIR
SHO loses two years of service for not lodging FIR

JALALABAD RESIDENT SPENDS OVER THREE LAKHS TO FIGHT A LEGAL BATTLE FOR THREE YEARS FOR HIS STOLEN MOBILE PHONE WHICH HE HAD BOUGHT FOR RS 6,500 RAJAY DEEPBathindaAfter spending lakhs of rupees in fighting a legal battle for nearly two-and-a-half-year, a resident of Jalalabad got his stolen mobile phone back, which he had purchased for

Live bomb panic Kapurthala
Live bomb causes panic in Kapurthala

THE BOMB WAS FIRST NOTICED BY MNREGA WORKERS, WHO WERE CLEANING A CANAL IN BHANDAL BET VILLAGE AND IMMEDIATELY INFORMED THEIR OFFICIALS KUSUM ARORAKapurthalaPanic spread in Dhilwan in Kapurthala district, after a live 81 mm mortar bomb was recovered from a ‘nullah’ in Bhandal Bet village on Wednesday afternoon. A team of Kapurthala district administration

Hike private schools rules
Hike in fee: 50 pc private schools not following rules

HIGHLIGHTS Even the schools which are running in profit are also increasing 20 to 40 per cent fee in the name of development and other charges RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh Out of the total 18,000 private schools in the state about 50 per cent schools have not submitted farm-6 which is necessary to increase the

Sardar Parkash Singh Badal guests
Meet the ‘special’ guests of Sardar Parkash Singh Badal

FORSAKEN BY THEIR FAMILIES, THEY NOW ENJOY THE PRIVILEGES WHICH MOST OF THE AVERAGE PEOPLE CAN’T AFFORD RAJAY DEEP Badal There may be various old age homes and orphanages across the state but the Multi-Service Old Age Care Home Complex at Badal village upholds distinction with each and every inmate of this beautifully constructed complex

SAD BJP alliance Modi PM Badal
SAD-BJP alliance Intact: Modi to become PM for second time: Badal

BADAL JUSTIFIES PROPOSAL OF RS 6,000 RELIEF ANNOUNCED TO FARMERS BY THE CENTRE DP CORRESPONDENT Ludhiana Amid talks of differences between the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance, former Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal made it clear that SAD-BJP alliance is intact and both the parties will contest the Lok

Snow Himachal Pradesh
Widespread snow likely in state of Himachal Pradesh

THE SUPPLY OF ESSENTIAL COMMODITIES AND TRANSPORTATION OF PEOPLE MAY GET HAMPERED IN REMOTE AREAS OF THE STATE WITH MORE SNOWFALL, A GOVERNMENT OFFICIAL TOLD MEDIA The State will receive widespread snowfall and rain starting on Wednesday till Friday at least, the weather office here warned on Monday. Residents and tourists have been advised not

Suzie Bates Indian spinners cricketer.
We need to attack Indian spinners: cricketer Suzie Bates

THE INDIAN WOMEN WON THEIR FIRST BILATERAL AWAY SERIES AGAINST THE ‘WHITE FERNS’ BY A 2-1 MARGIN New Zealand’s senior batswoman Suzie Bates Monday said figuring out a way to tackle spin twins Poonam Yadav and Ekta Bist was her biggest takeaway from an otherwise disappointing ODI series defeat to India. The Indian women won

Harvest Punjab bumper kinnow crop
Bitter Harvest: In Punjab, no buyers for bumper kinnow crop

THE COUNTRY LIKE PAKISTAN HAS BETTER INFRASTRUCTURE IN TERMS OF PROCESSING, WAXING AND GRADING SYSTEM AND WE HAVE NOTHING, CLAIMED SURINDER CHARAYA KAPIL TRIKHA Fazilka Almost 40 per cent of the kinnow gardens in this district are loaded with fruit and there are no buyers. The kinnow growers are getting a meagre rate of Rs

Ducati Hypermotard
Ducati Hypermotard 950: 5 Things To Know

Supermotos are basically the go-karts of the two-wheeler world. They’re light, chuckable and offer a whole lot of sideways fun around a tight track. Ducati’s Hypermotard range is well known for its agility, coupled with its wild engine. Unveiled at the 2019 EICMA show, the new Hypermotard 950 isn’t just a lazy facelift. Ducati has tinkered with the motorcycle quite

Himachal Dairy
Himachal Dairy: Time to showcase performance

A short duration of 1 3 – d a y budget session of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly that is commencing on February 4 will showcase the political will of the state’s BJP government for executing good governance practices delivering the services to the people efficiently and honestly. This is not the first time that

Abohar pride Asia wildlife sanctuary
Abohar’s pride: Asia’s largest open wildlife sanctuary

Spread over 186 sq kms of a cluster of 13 villages, this sanctuary covers an area of 46,513 acres of land RAJAY DEEP Bathinda You are traveling on a metalled road connecting Abohar with Sito-Guno village of Fazilka district and all of a sudden a herd of blackbucks or blue bulls (neel Gai) intercepts your

Punjab Dairy Mahagathbandhan
Punjab Dairy: Mahagathbandhan, a distant dream!

WITH AAP UNWILLING TO TAKE PEP AND BAINS ALONG, IT IS LIKELY IMPOSSIBLE TO JOIN HANDS WITH SAD (TAKSALI) AND BSP RAJAY DEEP Assistant Editor DAILYPOST Wi n n i n g four seats in 2014 Lok Sabha polls and all from Punjab only, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) hopes that the state may bless

About 15 lakh farmers are debt-ridden in state
About 15 lakh farmers are debt-ridden in state

Ravinder Singh Malik Chandigarh Crop growers in Haryana are reeling under debt which is matter of serious concerns as they are the backbone of the economy. The increasing demand of farmers to waive off debt in state is the talk of the town these days and a huge proportions of small farmers is forced to

G 310 Among BMW
G 310 Twins Among BMW’s Top 5 Bestsellers

The two bikes were intended to serve as gateway to the brand BMW, bringing in newer, more budget-conscious riders across the globe. In India, the G 310 R costs Rs 2.99 lakh while the G 310 GS is priced at Rs 3.49 lakh (both ex-showroom, Delhi). Even in the Indian market, the bikes exceeded sales

Paddy Punjab farm lands
Paddy main culprit on Punjab farm lands

PADDY MAIN CULPRIT OF DEPLETING UNDERGROUND WATER AND SUICIDES Chandigarh Paddy is the main culprit of depleting underground water and it is also the main culprit of the farmers’ suicides in the state. The phenomenon of suicides by farm labourers and farmers in Punjab is relatively new as prior to 2000 there were hardly any