Feb 18

Punjab MLAs to donate month's salary to families of CRPF martyrs
Punjab MLAs to donate month’s salary to families of CRPF martyrs

 Punjab Assembly on Monday resolved to donate one month’s salary of each legislator to the next of kin of CRPF personnel killed in the Pulwama attack. A resolution to give one month salary by each MLA was adopted unanimously by the Punjab Assembly here.The resolution was moved by Congress legislator Parminder Singh Pinki. Forty CRPF

'Total Dhamaal' won't release in Pakistan
‘Total Dhamaal’ won’t release in Pakistan

Actor-producer Ajay Devgn on Monday announced that his forthcoming film “Total Dhamaal” will not release in Pakistan. The decision comes after the Pulwama terror attack that claimed the lives of 49 CRPF troopers last week. “In light of the current situation, the team of ‘Total Dhamaal’ has decided to not release the film in Pakistan,”

Singapore-based BIGO announces $100 mn investment in India

 Singapore-based social media platform BIGO Technology on Monday announced an investment of over $100 million to expand its business in India in the next three years, creating nearly 1,000 jobs.As part of the investment, the internet company will start a regional centre by the end of this year in the country that will create employment

Ford Aspire CNG Launched; Prices Start At Rs 6.27 Lakh

The Ford Aspire CNG has been launched in the country with prices starting from Rs 6.27 lakh (ex-showroom). The CNG version is only available in the Aspire’s base-spec Ambiente and Trend Plusvariants. It will not be offered in other variants, namely Trend, Titanium and top-spec Titanium Plus. Ford has said that the CNG kit will be not be fitted from

Pulwama tremors
Pulwama unleashes alarming tremors

TERROR VIOLENCE IN THE VALLEY ASSUMES NEW NARRATIVE RINGING ALARM BELLS AJAY BHARDWAJ Chandigarh While investigations by the NIA are in progress, a stark feature emerging out of it is that terrorist violence in the Kashmir Valley has taken a more vicious form. The narrative of terrorist violence seems to be changing. Because, it is

Alarmed Jalandhar Kashmiri students
Alarmed but we are safe in Jalandhar say Kashmiri students

Kashmiri students concerned over reports of harassment from northern states Kusum Arora Jalandhar Four-days after the worst ever terror attack claiming the lives of 40 CRPF jawans in Pulwama in the valley, Kashmiri students, who were being targeted elsewhere in the country said that they were safe in Punjab. On February 14th, a Jaish-e-Mohammad suicide

Fresh alert at Retreat on the Wagah border
Fresh alert at Retreat on the Wagah border

Harkirt Singh Attari-Wagah In the aftermath of Thursday’s terror strike at Pulwama in the Kashmir Valley, the Border Security Force (BSF) has stepped up security at the joint check post (JCP) and the integrated check post (ICP) on the border with Pakistan.”We have always been alert at the JCP and the ICP and all along

India loses army major, 3 soldiers in Pulwama gunfight

 A major and three soldiers, besides a civilian, were killed in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district barely 10 km away from the suicide attack spot, police said on Monday.”Five people were killed in the gunfight that took place on Sunday night in Pinglena village,’ an officer said.The victims include an Army officer,

In Jaimal Singh we lost a brave soldier, a jolly human being: Commandant RK Singh
In Jaimal Singh we lost a brave soldier, a jolly human being: Commandant RK Singh

Kusum Arora Jalandhar Remembering driver Jaimal Singh, who was driving the ill fated bus, which was blown up by a suicide bomber in Pulwama on Thursday, Commandant RK Singh from 114 Battalion CRPF, Lidhran Camp, Jalandhar said, “We lost a brave soldier, an energetic and a jolly human being.” Commandant RK Singh said that the

Army in a fix to deploy specialised crowd control vehicle in valley

Kusum Arora Jalandhar Alarmed over the massive mass protests by violent crowd of stone pelters in the valley, particularly South Kashmir, the Indian Army under unified command was in a fix to introduce a Rs 70 lakh specialised ‘Vehicle Mounted Laser Dazzler for Crowd Control’ (VMLD) manufactured by Laser Science & Technology Centre (LASTEC) Delhi.

Hyundai Creta LED Tail Lamps Revealed In New Pics

2019 Hyundai Creta now gets LED tail lamps from SX variant onwards. The Creta SX(O) Executive is the new top variant; priced at Rs 14.14 lakh and Rs 15.63 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) for petrol and diesel, respectively. Attracts a premium of Rs 28,000 over the SX(O) variant. Gets ventilated front seats over the SX(O) variant.

3 dead, 50 injured as bus falls into drain in Jabalpur

Three people were killed and 50 injured when a passenger bus fell into a drain here early on Sunday morning.The bus was travelling from Prayagraj to Nagpur when the driver lost control and the vehicle plunged into the drain near Adhartal Police station, at around 3.30 a.m. According to the Police Control Room, “More than

Rajinikanth not to contest Lok Sabha polls

Superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday announced that he won’t contest the coming Lok Sabha battle and that his target was only the Tamil Nadu Assembly polls. Rajinikanth said in a statement here that the water crisis was a major issue faced by the people of Tamil Nadu and he urged them to vote for a party

Army Major killed in landmine explosion was to tie the knot next month
Army Major killed in landmine explosion was to tie the knot next month

Major Chitresh Bisht, who was killed while defusing a landmine along the LoC in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, was all set to get married next month Major Bisht was leading a bomb disposal squad team for sanitisation when mines were detected on the track in Naushera sector on Saturday. The team defused one of

Punjab MLAs to donate month's salary to families of CRPF martyrs
Pulwama explodes Indo-Pak fiscal bonds too

Urvashi Sharma Chandigarh An immediate fall-out of India’s decision to revoke MFN status to Pakistan in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack is that the Indo-Pak trade worth Rs 17,000 crores has come under shadow.India granted MNF status to Pakistan back in 1996 but Pakistan never gave India one. Pakistan did talk about giving

Sidhu's flippancy nation's shame
Sidhu’s flippancy, nation’s shame

Ajay Bhardwaj Chandigarh At a time when the entire nation is outraged and plunged in mourning after the fidayeen attack on the CRPF convoy near Srinagar killing 44 jawans, Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu could not help striking a jarring note by obliquely trying to absolve Pakistan at large of its responsibility in the

Pulwama explodes Indo-Pak fiscal bonds too
Entertainment and sports industry announces financial help for Pulwama terror attack martyrs

Nidhi Bhanot Ludhiana Entertainment and sports industry announces financial help for Pulwana terror attack martyrs. As they have announced financial help to the families of martyrs as a mark of respect for soldiers who fight for them on border. Punjabi cinema superstar singer and actor, Ammy Virk is the first one in pollywood industry to

Honda Civic 2019 In Pics: Design, Interior, Features, And More

The eighth generation Civic left a cult following when it was discontinued in India. While it had a lot to do with its driving dynamics and features on offer, the main attraction for its admirers was the way it looked at the time. Does the new Honda Civic carry forward that baton with an equally appealing package?

Moga martyrs last rites
Last rites of martyrs performed in India: Bhagwant Mann reach martyr home in Moga

Last rites of martyrs performed all over the country. The families of the deceased are in deep grief. Bhagwant Mann reached the house of Pulwama terror attack martyr Jaimal Singh of

Zarina Wahab to play Modi’s mother in biopic

Veteran actress Zarina Wahab will be seen playing the role of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mother Heeraben Modi in the upcoming biopic “PM Narendra Modi”. She says it’s special.”It’s an honour to play the role of the mother of Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi. This is going to be one of the most special roles