Man from Punjab found dead in Japan, family demands probe


Ludhiana (Punjab): Man from Punjab found dead in Japan, family demands probe. The family of a man, who was found dead in a Japanese”>Japanese immigration detention centre on April 13, has suspected a foul play and demanded a probe. The deceased’s brother Sanjeev Kumar told ANI that his brother Deepak Kumar had gone to Japan

Karan Johar honoured to be first Indian filmmaker at Madame Tussauds Karan Johar honoured to be first Indian filmmaker at Madame Tussauds

Filmmaker Karan Johar says he feels honoured to be the first filmmaker from India to have a wax statue at the Madame Tussauds. Karan on Thursday tweeted a photograph of himself, holding a briefcase in one hand and a wax imprint of his palm on the other hand. A copy of his biography “An Unsuitable Boy” is

CSK, RR look to get back to winning ways CSK, RR look to get back to winning ways

PUNE: Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings, the two franchises that returned to the IPL after serving bans in the aftermath of the 2013 spot-fixing scandal, will come face to face for the first time in the ongoing edition, keen to regain lost momentum here on Saturday. A loss in their last outing has hurt

SAD seeks criminal case against Rajiv Gandhi for orchestrating Sikh genocide SAD seeks criminal case against Rajiv Gandhi for orchestrating Sikh genocide

Chandigarh – The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Thursday demanded the registration of a criminal case against former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi for allegedly o rchestrating the Sikh genocide even as it asked the Congress president Rahul Gandhi to expel leaders like Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar who had executed the massacre of Sikhs in Delhi

Healthcare for poor, elderly top priority: PM Modi

Healthcare for poor, elderly top priority: PM Modi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday highlighted the need for medical care in India for the poor, and elderly. He said this when one of the attendants drew a parallel between the ObamaCare and ModiCare while questioning about the progress of healthcare in India at the ‘Bharat

Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath: ‘Rape is rape’, shameful to politicise such issues says Modi

Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath: ‘Rape is rape’, shameful to politicise such issues: PM Modi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that it is shameful to play politics over the issues related to rapes and sexual assaults in the country. Prime Minister Modi’s remarks come in the backdrop of a nationwide outrage over the

Modi, May for infusing new energy in bilateral ties
Modi, May for infusing new energy in bilateral ties

LONDON: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday told his British counterpart Theresa May there would be no dilution in the importance of the UK to India after it leaves the EU, as the two leaders agreed to infuse new energy into bilateral ties post-Brexit.The two leaders had “fruitful discussions” on multiple aspects of India-UK relations

Turban Day in Times Square gives Sikh faith respect that it deserves: Maloney
Turban Day in Times Square gives Sikh faith respect that it deserves: Maloney

New York – US Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney has commended the celebration of the Sikh culture through the annual Turban Day event at the iconic Times Square, saying such events give the Sikh faith and tradition the respect it deserves.’ Maloney had joined President of the American India Public Affairs Committee Jagdish Sehwani and Sikhs of New

Keen contest on cards as Sunrisers meet KXIP in Mohali
Keen contest on cards as Sunrisers meet KXIP in Mohali

MOHALI: The unbeaten streak of table-toppers Surisers Hyderabad would be up for a test when they take on third-placed Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League contest here tomorrow. Kane Williamson-led Sunrisers have won all three games played so far, mainly riding on the good performance by their bowlers.On the other hand, under Ravichandran

Turban Day in Times Square gives Sikh respect that it deserves: Maloney
Turban Day in Times Square gives Sikh respect that it deserves: US Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney

Turban Day in Times Square gives Sikh respect that it deserves: US Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney. US Congresswoman has commended the celebration of the Sikh culture through the annual Turban Day event at the iconic Times Square, saying such events give the Sikh faith and tradition the respect it “deserves”. Maloney had joined President of the American

U.S. embassy advises Indian travellers to apply early for visa

U.S. embassy advises Indian travellers to apply early for visa. The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi has recommended travelers across India to apply early for U.S. visas due to heavy demand. The embassy said that applicants should be aware that the summer is a peak travel season and there will be delays in getting visa

CWG 2018: No cheers from govt for CWG medallists
CWG 2018: No cheers from govt for CWG medallists

Jalandhar – Haryana government has announced a lot of incentives for the winners of medals at the Commonwealth Games (CWG) like cash prize from Rs 1.5 crore to gold medallist to Rs 75 lakh for silver medallists and Rs 50 lakh for bronze medallists and jobs, but nothing of the sort has yet been announced by

IPL: Mumbai to face Bangalore in search for maiden win
IPL: Mumbai to face Bangalore in search for maiden win

MUMBAI: Winless Mumbai Indians will aim to register their maiden win when they face Royal Challengers Bangalore in an IPL match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Tuesday. Currently at the bottom of the points table, Mumbai lost all the three matches played. First, against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the season opener and then

Gold crosses Rs 31k-mark, silver rallies
Gold crosses Rs 31k-mark, silver rallies

Mumbai – Gold prices today reclaimed the Rs 31,000-mark by climbing Rs 275 per 10 grams to end at Rs 31,095 at the bullion market here today following sustained demand from stockists and retailers amid ongoing festivities. Silver also rose by Rs 305 per kg to Rs 38,785 on persistent off take from industrial units. Standard gold (99.5

PM leaves for five-day visit to Sweden, UK, Germany
PM leaves for five-day visit to Sweden, UK, Germany

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left for a five-day visit to Sweden, Germany and the UK, where he will attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). “PM @narendramodi embarks on a tri-nation visit to Sweden, United Kingdom & Germany from 17-20 April. A visit with a rich bilateral & multilateral content in the form

United States: 4 injured in brawl at Gurudwara

United States: 4 injured in brawl at Gurudwara. A brawl at a Sikh temple in the United States’ Indianapolis left four people with minor injuries. “Police and health teams responded on Sunday to a verbal and physical fight involving about 150 people at the Gurdwara Sikh temple in the city just south of Indianapolis” the

Innovation, technology to top Modi's agenda in Sweden, England
Innovation, technology, education to top Modi’s agenda in Sweden, England

Innovation, technology, education to top Modi’s agenda in Sweden, England. When Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Sweden and England from April 16 to 20, during the course of which he will participate in the first ever India-Nordic Summit and this year’s Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), cooperation in the areas of innovation, technology and

PM Modi to meet German Chancellor Merkel on way back from Britain
PM Modi to meet German Chancellor Merkel on way back from Britain

PM Modi to meet German Chancellor Merkel on way back from Britain. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a stopover in Berlin on April 20 after concluding his visits to Sweden and the United Kingdom. The External Affairs Ministry said in its statement, “At the suggestion of German Chancellor Angela

Sikhs stage protest in UN on Ambedkar birth anniversary celebration

Sikhs stage protest in UN on Ambedkar birth anniversary celebration. A group of Sikhs has protested against alleged atrocities perpetrated against minority communities in India during the commemoration of Babasaheb Ambedkar’s 127th birth anniversary at the world body’s headquarters. India’s Permanent Mission to the UN had organised a special event titled ‘Leaving No One Behind’

Bajrang strikes gold, silver for Pooja; Divya bags bronze
Bajrang strikes gold, silver for Pooja; Divya bags bronze

GOLD COAST: Bajrang Kumar won the gold medal in the 65kg while Mausam Khatri (97kg) and Pooja Dhanda (57kg) won a silver each and Divya Kakran (68kg) bagged a bronze medal as Indian wrestlers enjoyed a successful day at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Friday. Bajrang needed only around two minutes to overpower Kane Charig of Wales