Aug 14

Akshay Kumar meets ‘living hockey legend’ Balbir Singh

Akshay Kumar meets ‘living hockey legend’ Balbir Singh. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar on Monday met the ‘living hockey legend’, Balbir Singh. Kumar took to Twitter to praise Balbir Singh, stating that he was a part of the winning team that brought home the first prestigious Gold for India back in 1948. Balbir Singh is a three-time Olympic gold champion. He played a

Anti-Sikh riots: Delhi HC to hear victims’ appeals against Sajjan Kumar

Anti-Sikh riots: Delhi HC to hear victims’ appeals against Sajjan Kumar. The Delhi High Court on Tuesday will hear appeals by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and victims against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar’s acquittal in connection with 1984 Anti-Sikh killings case. The court will also hear the appeals by five accused convicted by the trial court. According to media reports, victims of

Link between palliative care and suicide risk in cancer patients

Link between palliative care and suicide risk in cancer patients. Palliative care is associated with a reduced risk of suicide in veterans diagnosed with advanced stage lung cancer, a new study has found. Palliative care is for the terminally ill and their families, especially that is provided by an organized health service. Lead author of the study, Donald

Police arrests one more in Parmish Verma attack

Police arrests one more in Parmish Verma attack. Punjab police arrested another man of Dilpreet- Rinda gang, who was allegedly involved in the attack on Punjabi singer Parmish Verma in April. The main suspect Dilpreet Baba was arrested by police on July 9 and now another who involve in this case has been arrested by

Sensex drop on global sell-off, Nifty down by 72.80 pts
Sensex drop on global sell-off, Nifty down by 72.80 pts

Sensex drop on global sell-off, Nifty down by 72.80 pts. BSE Sensex opened lower on Monday at 37,626.95, down by 242.28. While NSE’s Nifty 50 hovered around 11,356.70, down by 72.80 points. Along with auto, energy and metal names, banks continued to be weak. Meanwhile, the Indian rupee opened at a low today of 69.47 against the US dollar.

Jalandhar: Seven people questioned in Kerala Orthodox church case
Jalandhar: Seven people questioned in Kerala Orthodox church case

Jalandhar: Seven people questioned in Kerala Orthodox church case. Seven people were questioned in Punjab’s Jalandhar city in connection with the Kerala church sex scandal case. Kottayam’s Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), K Subhash said, “More people will be questioned regarding the case. We will also go to Amritsar for investigation purposes while Bishop Franco Mulakkal will not be questioned today.”On August 6,

Wrestlers get 'Gold Luck' send-off ahead of Asian Games 2018
Wrestlers get ‘Gold Luck’ send-off ahead of Asian Games

Wrestlers get ‘Gold Luck’ send-off ahead of Asian Games 2018.The Indian contingent of wrestlers was accorded a warm send-off by the principal sponsors of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), wishing the grapplers ‘Gold Luck’ ahead of the upcoming Asian Games here at a city hotel on Sunday. Brij Bhushan Singh, president of WFI, said, “Wrestling has always given

Sridevi birth anniversary: Janhvi shares adorable pic with parent

Sridevi birth anniversary: Janhvi shares adorable pic with parent. Janhvi Kapoor has shared an adorable picture with her parents Sridevi and Boney Kapoor on the occasion of her mother’s birth anniversary. The 21-year-old took to social media to post a childhood picture of her as a child in her mom’s arms. Sridevi passed away on February 24 in Dubai, where she went to

Heavy rains: Schools closed in Shimla, Mandi on Monday
Heavy rains: Schools closed in Shimla, Mandi

Heavy rains: Schools closed in Shimla, Mandi. In the wake of heavy rainfall and landslides, all schools including private, across Shimla and Mandi districts are closed on Monday. Meanwhile, National Highway 3 (Chandigarh-Manali NH) has also been blocked to avoid any untoward incident. Heavy downpour led to landslides in various parts of the state causing disruption to normal life although respective district administrations were

Sportsperson Health protein greasy food
Sportsperson Health: For young athletes, it’s healthy protein, not greasy food

Turns out, young athletes prefer healthy, nutritional food to greasy food, contrary to popular belief. According to a study conducted by the University of Waterloo, the greasy food being served at hockey rinks isn’t really what young hockey players want. The study of 25 travel team players aged 11-15 found they were more motivated by performance, recovery,

Tata Nexon Apple
Tata Nexon Gets Apple CarPlay Like Maruti Brezza, Ford EcoSport

The existing Nexon owners will not get this update for now. As promised, Tata Motors has added Apple CarPlay functionality to the Nexon’s infotainment system. Since its launch in September last year, the 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system on the higher variants of the Nexon (XZ and XZ+) was only available with Android Auto connectivity. VIEW AUGUST OFFERS Apple

Kangana Ranaut hopes for better Indo-Pak ties with Imran Khan in power

Kangana Ranaut hopes for better Indo-Pak ties with Imran Khan in power. Bollywood star Kangana Ranaut has a message for Pakistan’s Prime Minister-designate Imran Khan. The 31-year-old, while wishing Khan good luck, said she was impressed by his speech. At an event, when the ‘Queen’ star was asked if she thought the relations between the two countries will improve,

72nd Independence Day: Security beefed up in Amritsar

72nd Independence Day: Security beefed up in Amritsar. Ahead of the 72nd Independence Day, security has been beefed up in Amritsar, however, it is a “general alert” and not related to the ‘Referendum 2020’ event scheduled for Sunday, police said. ‘Referendum 2020’ will be held at Trafalgar Square in London. The event is being organised by a United

JSF concluded at MBD Neopolis Mall, 11 lucky winners awarded with gifts

Jalandhar: A 45 days long gala Jalandhar Shopping Festival (JSF) culminated at MBD Neopolis Mall Jalandhar during which four lakh twenty eight thousand seventy five shoppers visited and enjoyed the various activities organized for them at cities best mall. The prize distribution ceremony held on Thursday and multiple winners were awarded. Varinder Babbar resident of

Pakistan batsman Imran Nazir set to return to cricket

Pakistan batsman Imran Nazir, who was out of action due to Tendinitis, is all set make a return after a gap of four and half years. Making the announcement, the 36-year-old said that he has recovered from the illness and is all set to resume cricket.“I am fit and resuming cricket after a long time. My fans prayed for

Happy Birthday 'Kick' star Jacqueline Fernandez
Happy Birthday ‘Kick’ star Jacqueline Fernandez

Happy Birthday ‘Kick’ star Jacqueline Fernandez. Bollywood diva Jacqueline Fernandez is ringing in her 32nd birthday today. A former model, the Sri Lankan beauty marked her acting debut with Sujoy Ghosh’s ‘Aladin’, following which she got her first commercial success with the psychological thriller ‘Murder 2’ opposite Emraan Hashmi.Fernandez was then seen in the commercially successful ensemble-comedy ‘Housefull 2’

Doklam row has been turned over: Chinese envoy

Doklam row has been turned over: Chinese envoy. Chinese ambassador to India, Luo Zhaohui has said that the Doklam issue has been turned over and that India and China have reached an consensus to look forward. Zhaohui, who visited Golden Temple in Amritsar on Friday, told ANI, “That page has already been turned over. We have reached a consensus to look forward. So that’s why the Chinese Prime

Delhi: Protest staged outside British High Commission against 'Referendum 2020'
Delhi: Protest staged outside British High Commission against ‘Referendum 2020’

Delhi: Protest staged outside British High Commission against ‘Referendum 2020’. Scores of people gathered outside the British High Commission in the national capital to protest against the ‘Referendum 2020’ campaign organised by a US-based separatist Sikh organisation that is slated to be held in Londonon August 12. Demonstrators from the Sikh community and civil society under the banner of All

Soy diet may increase bone strength in women
Soy diet may increase bone strength in women

Soy diet may increase bone strength in women. Women undergoing menopause face serious health concerns including osteoporosis, decreased physical activity and weight gain. In a new animal study, researchers from the University of Missouri now have discovered that soy protein found in food might counter the negative effects of menopause on bone and metabolic health.

2018 Maruti Ciaz Facelift
2018 Maruti Ciaz Facelift Official Bookings Open; Launch On August 20

Reviews Maruti Suzuki has officially opened the order books for the 2018 Ciaz facelift, which is set to launch on August 20. Buyers can book one at a token amount of Rs 11,000. Deliveries of the updated model are expected to start by the end of this month. The Ciaz facelift will be available with a new 1.5-litre