Dec 08

No dearth of funds in tourism promotion

DP CORRESPONDENT Chandigarh Haryana would be taken to top level in terms of tourism and for this, there would be no dearth of funds. The Madhogarh Fort in South Haryana would be renovated and developed as world class tourist spot. For this purpose, first instalment of Rs 30 crore has already been approved. The Madhogarh

Forest Corporation
Himachal Pradesh: Forest Corporation to fill posts

The Board of Directors of the HP State Forest Development Corporation here on Thursday evening decided to fill up 56 posts. The meeting was chaired by the Forest Minister Govind Singh Thakur. The posts included 50 posts of Forest Guards, three posts of Boiler Operator, two posts of saw mill operator and one post of electrician through direct recruitment in the corporation.The decision was also taken

SAI appoints 14 Olympians and Paralympians as coaches

SAI appoints 14 Olympians and Paralympians as coaches. In a move that promises to empower both elite sportspersons and young athletes, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Friday appointed 11 Olympians and three Para Olympians as Coaches and Assistant Coaches. The appointments have been made with an effort to ensure that experienced and elite

Parkash Singh Badal Akal Takht Birthday
Badal’s Birthday: SAD to seek atonement at Akal Takht

Rajay Deep/Harkirat Singh Amritsar/ Bathinda The entire Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leadership led by former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal and the party president Sukhbir Singh Badal will appear  before the Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism to seek forgiveness for the ‘mistakes’ committed by the party and its leaders during the last one decade on

Singer Mika Singh released in UAE
Singer Mika Singh released in UAE

Singer Mika Singh released in UAE. Mika Singh, who was arrested in UAE for allegedly sending “indecent pictures” to a teenaged Brazilian model, has been released. The singer was released Thursday night following the intervention of the Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi, Navdeep Singh Suri, the Indian Ambassador to the UAE, told Gulf News. Suri

Ambanis serve food to 5,100 people for Isha’s wedding

Ambanis serve food to 5,100 people for Isha’s wedding. A few days ahead of Isha Ambani’s wedding, the Ambani family began a four-day ‘Anna Seva’ on Friday in Udaipur, as a mark of respect and gratitude to the city and served food to 5100 people. Seeking blessings for the upcoming wedding of their daughter with

Sleeping too much can lead to death!

Sleeping too much can lead to death! Turns out, sleeping more than six to eight hours a night is associated with an increased risk of death and cardiovascular diseases. According to a recent study at the McMaster and Peking Union Medical College, people sleeping more than the recommended upper limit of eight hours increased their

Captain Amarinder Singh gives debt relief to over 1 lakh farmers
Captain Amarinder Singh gives debt relief to over 1 lakh farmers

Captain Amarinder Singh gives debt relief to over 1 lakh farmers. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday gave debt relief against commercial bank loans to the tune of Rs 1771 crore to 1, 09,730 eligible marginal farmers in four districts. He has also announced the extension of the waiver scheme to farmers with

Toyota Camry
Toyota Camry Discontinued; Next-Gen Model To Debut Early Next Year

Japanese carmaker, Toyota, has pulled the seventh-gen Camry from its website in India, indicating that the premium sedan has been axed from its Indian portfolio. Considering the new eight-gen Toyota Camry was showcased globally last year, we suspect it might as well be on its way here now. In fact, Toyota dealers from New Delhi and Mumbai have

Suzuki Motorcycle India
Suzuki Motorcycle India Crosses Four Million Production Mark

Suzuki Motorcycle India has crossed a significant milestone by rolling out its four millionth two-wheeler in India. The four millionth vehicle was rolled out of Suzuki’s facility in Gurugram, Haryana, which is also the company’s sole manufacturing plant in India. With this achievement, Suzuki has made further progress towards its stated aim of clocking one million in

Kinetic Golf Carts
Kinetic To Make Golf Carts For Lamborghini!

Kinetic Green and Energy Power Solutions Ltd has signed a partnership agreement with Tonino Lamborghini SpA to manufacture and sell ‘Tonino Lamborghini’ branded electric golf carts in India and other global markets. Under the 75:25 joint venture, Tonino Lamborghini will design the golf carts and lend their brand licence while Kinetic Green will use their

Skoda India
Skoda India To Hike Car Prices In 2019

Price hike valid on all Skoda models starting January 1 Expect to pay up to Rs 50,000 more on the Octavia Prices could go up by up to Rs 80,000 on the Kodiaq If you are planning to get a Skoda car home, now might be the right time as the Czech carmaker is all set to

2019 Jaguar
2019 Jaguar XJ50 Launched At Rs 1.11 Crore

Jaguar has launched the XJ50, a special edition variant of its flagship XJL sedan, in India at Rs 1.11 crore (ex-showroom, India). The XJ50 marks the 50th anniversary of the sedan going on sale. It is priced at a premium of Rs 8.72 lakh over the standard XJL and features various cosmetic tweaks to help it

Benelli Makes A Comeback With TNT 300, 302 R, TNT 600i

Benelli, which has a vast portfolio of bikes lined up for the Indian market, has relaunched the TNT 300, 302 R and TNT 600i in India. The first two receive an introductory price of Rs 3.5 lakh and Rs 3.7 lakh, respectively. The TNT 600i, on the other hand, is priced at Rs 6.2 lakh (all prices, ex-showroom India). Additionally,

TVS Indian Army Officers
TVS And Six Indian Army Officers Begin ‘Ride Of Honour’ Expedition

TVS has had a long standing tradition with the armed forces as they have been conducting several rides and events with them, like the Shwet Ashva team wheelieing down the Rajpath on Republic Day. They have begun another expedition of sorts with six women officers from Indian Army’s Corps of Electronics and Mechanical Engineers (EME)

John McGuinness
John McGuinness To Return To TT Action In Lightweight TT Class With Norton

2017 was going to be a dream team moment for Mugen Honda who had signed up John McGuinness and Guy Martin to ride the new CBR1000RR Fireblade for the Isle of Man TT race that year. Sadly, it spelled misery for all three parties as McGuinness had a massive crash at the North West 200,

Hero Electric scooter Reach
Hero Electric Targets International Markets to Expand Its E-scooter Reach

With countries like India, Netherlands and Israel proposing to phase out internal combustion engines by 2030, most manufacturers have already started shifting their resources towards electric vehicles. Hero Electric is one such player that has the upper hand in the electric revolution. In the previous fiscal, the manufacturer sold around 30,000 electric two-wheelers in the

California Superbike
California Superbike School India Dates For 2019 Announced

California Superbike School, one of the world’s premier riding schools, has announced the dates for its 2019 edition in India. Popularly known as CSS, the school will conduct two sessions in January 2019. While the first batch will be held from January 18-20, the second batch is slated for January 25-27. Both sessions will be

Wedding bells
Wedding bells in Ludhiana have doctors’ jingle now

Nidhi Bhanot  Ludhiana  The concept of the arranged marriages has changed. As now from past few years, the families in the Ludhiana are getting the medical tests of the boys and girls done before fixing marriage in order to avoid any marital disputes after marriage due to undeclared health problems by anyone. As in the past either

Infertility duration may affect sperm count

Infertility duration may affect sperm count. According to a research, a longer duration of infertility leads to lower sperm count and other parameters of impaired sperm production in infertile men. The researchers at the University Vita-Salute San Raffaele stated that despite regular sexual intercourse, approximately 15 per cent of couples to fail to achieve a