Feb 05

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

Farmer
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

State Women Commission
State Women Commission fails to rise to expectations?

HIGHLIGHTS 60 per cent complaints are still pending, the claims of officials proved futile l Heinous crime such as rape, gang rape and murder continue to happen consistently 15 per cent increase in complaints in 2018-19 as compared to 2017-18 RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Chandigarh In a state like Haryana where patriarchy is still deep rooted

BJP straddles Jat heartland
BJP wins Jind bypoll by over 12,000 votes

BJP wins Jind bypoll . Ruling BJP won the high-stakes Jind bypoll in Haryana on Thursday with party candidate Krishan Middha defeating his nearest rival, Digvijay Singh Chautala of JJP, by over 12,000 votes.The BJP wrested the seat from the main opposition INLD, which was decimated in the by-election.Middha won by a margin of 12,935

Inter-se seniority of HC judges should not be ‘interfered’: HC Bar

Brijender Gaur Chandigarh Executive Committee of the Punjab and Haryana High Court Bar Association has held a meeting in which issue pertaining to elevation of judges was discussed. Secretary of the Bar Association Baltej Singh Sidhu apprised of the Executive Committee that the Collegium of the Supreme Court ignored the seniority of the High Court

BJP straddles Jat heartland
Know about the Jind ByPoll Election results in Haryana today

The counting of the Jind ByPoll Elections have started in Haryana since today morning. After four rounds counting Krishan Midha of BJP gets 15481 votes, Randeep Surjewala of Congress gets 7614 votes and Digvijay Chautala of JJP gets 13443 votes and NOTA gets 85 votes. Total 13 rounds of counting will take place in the

Age-old SAD-BJP bond comes under fire
Age-old SAD-BJP bond comes under fire

Ajay Bhardwaj Chandigarh Age-long bonds between the BJP and the Shiromani Akali Dal are under strain. Primarily because the BJP government at the Centre has failed to ameliorate the plight of farmers that has been a core support bank of the SAD. It was reflected glaringly in the manner farming community voted against the BJP

Punjab Sangrur Swachh Bharat Mission
In Punjab, Sangrur excels in Swachh Bharat Mission

THE DISTRICT IS SELECTED FROM PUNJAB FOR ITS EFFORTS TO IMPLEMENT THE MISSION SUCCESSFULLY DP CORRESPONDENT Sangrur For successfully implementing the Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin), Sangrur district, the only district from Punjab, has been included in super 60 districts of the country. Dis – closing this, here on Tuesday, Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori said that

For transfer, cops queue up outside DGP's office
For transfer, cops queue up outside DGP’s office

Ravinder Singh MalikChandigarh Two days ahead of DGP’s retirement nearly 500 cops ranging from constable to SP rank, from across the state queued up in gallery outside his office in Panchkula, on Tuesday for seeking transfers. Sources said that most of them visited the DGP for transfer as they had been transferred away from their

Lonely Trevor dog attack
World’s loneliest duck Trevor dies after the dog attack

TREVOR’S 15 SECONDS OF FAME WERE TRAGICALLY CUT SHORT WHEN HE WAS ‘SEEN DEAD IN THE BUSH AFTER BEING ATTACKED BY DOGS’ THIS WEEKEND, A FACEBOOK PAGE DEDICATED TO TREVOR SAID AGENCE FRANCE- PRESS Sydney A lone duck named Trevor that lived on the tiny Pacific island nation of Niue has died, officials say, sparking

IIT Mandi researchers Zika virus
IIT Mandi researchers make headway in finding treatment for Zika virus

THE ZIKA VIRUS IS A MOSQUITO-BORNE EMERGING GLOBAL PATHOGEN BELONGING TO THE FLAVIVIRUS GENUS DHARAM PRAKASH GUPTA Mandi The researchers of Indian Institute of Technology Mandi have made headway in finding a drug to treat the Zika virus (ZIKV) that has affected more than a million people across the world. A team led by Dr.