Jul 29

Pak may block Facebook by 2018 if it does not toe line on 'blasphemers'
Pak may block Facebook by 2018 if it does not toe line on ‘blasphemers’

Social media platforms like Facebook, WhatsApp and Viber were once welcomed in Pakistan as mediums for engaging in religious debate and afforded a measure of privacy, but today government pressure is building on these platforms to reveal names of individuals or groups engaging in blasphemy or any other kind of  “illegal” speech or discourse.In recent

US tax reforms: Free trade between Canada and US
US tax reforms: Free trade between Canada and US

Canadian officials are praised U.S. decision to drop a contentious border tax proposal, suggesting open-mindedness in the Trump administration on open borders and free trade. Canada is pleased to see the decision, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Thursday, noting on Twitter that both economies prosper together.From the moment the border adjustment tax was floated early

19 boxes illegal liquor seized, 3 arrested
19 boxes illegal liquor seized, 3 arrested

Patiala police registered a case against the smuggler under the Excise Act in police station Daba. According to Cell Incharge Surinderpal, the smuggler was identified as Karamvir Singh of Patiala.On Friday, police arrested him from Lohara Bridge. During the interrogation, accused said that he used to buy a box at the rate of Rs.1000 and

Boko Haram attacks on Nigeria oil team
Boko Haram attacks on Nigeria oil team

More than 50 people were killed in Boko Haram attack on a team of oil exploration in eastern Nigeria. Military and medical sources said the attack was done earlier this week.A source said that the relief operations being conducted after Tuesday’s attack near Magumeri, said that the number of death rate is increasing. Already 50

One-third missiles from the Akash fails test: CAG
One-third Akash missiles fail tests – CAG

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android:- Click For IOS:- New Delhi: PM Modi’s ‘Make in India’ campaign has received a big setback. The CAG (Comptroller and Auditor General) report revealed that one-third missiles from the Akash missiles are failed in the initial investigation. The report of the Comptroller

Mehbooba’s remark an insult to Indian flag: NPP

The National Panthers Party (NPP) on Saturday said Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti‘s remark on the Indian flag is unacceptable and amounts to violation of the Indian Constitution.“This is the most disgraceful, shameful and unacceptable statement. It amounts to violation of the Indian Constitution and is an insult to the Indian flag. Does

AAP leader Khaira met Justice JS Narang for Rana Gurjeet case
AAP leader Khaira met Justice JS Narang for Rana Gurjeet case

AAP leader Khaira met Justice JS Narang for Rana Gurjeet case. AAP leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira met justice J.S.Narang and bring into the notice of the unspecified transaction and other financial irregularities of illegal amount by the front men of Rana Gurjeet Singh irrigation and Power Minister. Rana Gurjeet Singh in the recently held e-auction

Youth commits suicide due to threats in Dirba
Youth commits suicide due to threats in Dirba

Youth commits suicide due to threats in Dirba. Harjit Singh (34), a pesticide shopkeeper at village Turbanjara, committed suicide by swallowing poisonous substances. The suicide victim, who left the suicide note, wrote a note containing the cause of his death and the name of the person who harassed him, on the basis of which the

Parents of ailing Indian in France get visas

New Delhi: Parents of an ailing sikh man Amarinder Singh, who is admitted in a France hospital have got visas to visit him after the Delhi Sikh Gurudwara General Secretary Manjinder Singh Sirsa had taken up the issue with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj as well as French Embassy for getting visa for the parents.

Scam of `1.44 crore in BDPO office, 10 booked

Highlights: -BDPO, patwari, three panchayat secretaries and three clerks are among 10 booked. -The amount was provided by the Finance Commission of India for the 2011 census programme. -All accused are reportedly absconding. The Batala police have booked a BDPO, one panchayat patwari, three panchayat secretaries, three clerks and two others on the charge of

Doctor and social activist, found murdered in Hoshiarpur

Doctor Social Activist Found Murdered Hoshiarpur. Dr Manju Sharma, 77, a renowned doctor and a social activist, was found murdered at her house in Hoshiarpur late last tonight.The victim was reportedly strangled at her nursing home-come-residence at Mall Road, near the SSP’s residence. The incident came to light after her son, who is also a

Punjab cops distressed as Canada sits on their passports

Rajay Deep (Chandigarh) In the Month of May this year, Ludhiana-based Indian citizen Tejinder Singh Dhillon, who retired with the rank of inspector general of police (IGP) from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in 2010, was denied entry at Vancouver airport, partly because immigration authorities deemed him to have served a government that engages

SAD demands CBI probe into political murders in Punjab

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal has demanded from Union government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to conduct a CBI probe into alleged political murders after the formation of Congress government led by Captain Amarinder Singh in Punjab as at least 100 innocent political murders were reported during Congress government in the

Demonstrations for job vacancies for the deceased's heirs
Demonstrations for job vacancies for the deceased’s heirs

Demonstrations for job vacancies for the deceased’s heirs. PWD Field and Workshop Workers Union Punjab, under the leadership of Darshan Singh Belumajra protest against state president Water Supply and Sanitation of Sangrur office. Speaking on the occasion Leader Malkit Singh Barnala, General Secretary of Sangrur Partap Singh Mangat, Janak Singh of Mansa, Sukhmandhra Dhaliwal, President

Farmers agitated front of Powercom Office
Farmers agitated front of Powercom Office

Farmers agitated front of Powercom Office. 3 farmer organizations of the town raised slogans against the department of Powercom Bhadaur with the help of farmers to waive off the fine of millions and to provide the fixed connections of tubewells.Bharti Kisan Union Dagonda, Bharti Kisan Union Ograhan and  farmers of Punjab Kisan Union, Bant Singh

Case registered against illegal mining in Sangrur
Case registered against illegal mining in Sangrur

Case registered against illegal mining in Sangrur. On illegal mining, the police registered a case against six people and recovered the sand-filled two tractors-trolleys and one JCB. SSP Mandeep Singh Sidhu said that Ranjit Singh BLEO (Industry) Block Sunam had petitioned that Mahendra Singh and his associates were doing the mining of sand at higher

A group of men arrested for Robbery in Abohar
A group of men arrested for Robbery in Abohar

A group of men arrested for Robbery in Abohar. Nagar police station no. 1 Chief Gurmeet Singh, Additional Chief, Devinder Singh, arrested a accused Baljinder Singh, son of Mukhtiyar Singh, Uttam Vihar Colony, who had looted the police party and presented him before the court of the Honorable Judge, Amarish Kumar, where the Honorable Judge

6 arrested in connection with theft and robbery cases
6 arrested in connection with theft and robbery cases

6 arrested in connection with theft and robbery cases. Police have been successful in tracing 2 incidents of theft and robbery. Police have arrested six persons, including one woman, in these cases. In one of theft case, the police arrested the thief after tracing it within 48 hours. SPD Swaran Singh Khanna said that two

Banga farmers protested against claimed ‘Bye-Pass’
Banga farmers protested against claimed ‘Bye-Pass’

Banga farmers protested against claimed ‘Bye-Pass’. Today the farmers union protest against of building the ‘Byepass’ outside Banga. Unions had a meeting before this. Union leader said if the center government will ease the some shopkeeper and build the bye-pass and destroy the all farmers, then farmers will oppose this act of government and will

Teacher forced pupil to do shameful act
Teacher forced pupil to do shameful act

Teacher forced pupil to do shameful act. After threatening to remove his name from school, a teacher continued to force the student to come home and make sex. This student is studying in class XII, whereas the teachers have been ranaway for two days. This matter is from Mardapur, a village near Ghanaur.A minor student