May 22

Toyota Yaris vs Volkswagen Vento: Specifications Comparison
Toyota Yaris vs Volkswagen Vento: Specifications Comparison

Toyota Yaris vs Volkswagen Vento: Specifications Comparison. With the launch of the Yaris, Toyota has finally entered the midsize sedan space in the country. In doing so, it has taken on a host of cars in this category including the Honda City, Hyundai Verna, Maruti Ciaz, Volkswagen Vento and the Skoda Rapid. While we have

Mercedes-AMG Launches Limited Edition GLE 43 And SLC 43 Models

Mercedes-AMG has launched two limited edition models of the GLE 43 4MATIC and the SLC 43 in India. Called ‘OrangeArt’ and ‘RedArt’ respectively, these limited editions feature distinctive aesthetic updates which lend the performance cars a more aggressive and sporty look. Where the GLE 43 4MATIC OrangeArt is priced from Rs 1.02 crore, the SLC

Honda To Start Production Of Tenth-Gen RHD Accord In 2019
Honda To Start Production Of Tenth-Gen RHD Accord In 2019; Could Be India-bound

Honda To Start Production Of Tenth-Gen RHD Accord In 2019; Could Be India-bound. The Honda Accord nameplate made a comeback in India in 2016 but with a heavy asking price which was further inflated with increased taxes on hybrids post the GST rollout. The ninth-gen Accord now retails at a staggering Rs 43.21 lakh (ex-showroom

J-K: 8-month-old infant killed in ceasefire violation

J-K: 8-month-old infant killed in ceasefire violation. An eight-month-old infant was killed late last night after being hit by a bullet during ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir’s Keri Battal area of Akhnoor. The incident took place when the eight-month-old was sleeping with his family outside their home in Pallanwala sector.Local police said,

UNICEF brand ambassador Priyanka Chopra visits refugee camp
UNICEF brand ambassador Priyanka Chopra visits refugee camp in Bangladesh

UNICEF brand ambassador Priyanka Chopra visits refugee camp in Bangladesh. Actress Priyanka Chopra, who is also the global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights, is in Dhaka visitng the Rohingya refugee camps.Priyanka on Monday took to Twitter to share a photograph of herself from an aircraft looking out of the window.”Follow my Instagram to share

Pak delegation in US to discuss ‘India’s violation of Indus Waters Treaty’

Pak delegation in US to discuss ‘India’s violation of Indus Waters Treaty’. A four-member Pakistan delegation has arrived in Washington to raise the issue of India’s alleged violation of the Indus Waters Treaty with the World Bank (WB). According to Geo News, the delegation led by Attorney General of Pakistan (AGP) Ashtar Ausaf Ali, will

'Sooryavansham' most-watched film on TV: Anupam Kher
‘Sooryavansham’ most-watched film on TV: Anupam Kher

‘Sooryavansham’ most-watched film on TV: Anupam Kher. On completion of 19 years of popular Bollywood film ‘Sooryavansham’ since its release, veteran actor Anupam Kher said it is the most watched movie on the small screen. Anupam features alongside veteran actors Amitabh Bachchan, Kader Khan and late actress Soundarya in the film.“‘Sooryavansham’ was released today in

PNB Scam: ED attaches Nirav Modi's assets worth Rs. 171.26Cr
PNB Scam: ED attaches Nirav Modi’s assets worth Rs. 171.26Cr

PNB Scam: ED attaches Nirav Modi’s assets worth Rs. 171.26Cr. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday attached bank accounts, properties and other beneficiaries worth Rs. 171.26 crore owned by absconding jewellery designer Nirav Modi under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act 2002 (PMLA). On February 24 this year, the ED had provisionally attached 21 immovable

Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja's wife assaulted by Gujarat Cop
Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s wife assaulted by Gujarat Cop

Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja’s wife assaulted by Gujarat Cop. Riva Solanki, wife of Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja, was allegedly attacked by a police official in Gujarat’s Jamnagar on Monday, after an altercation ensued between the two following a collision between their vehicles.Superintendent of Police, Jamnagar, Pradip Shejul said, “The two were involved in an altercation

Dead fish row: Authorities stop drinking water supply
Dead fish row: Authorities stop drinking water supply

Chandigarh/Jaipur – Contaminated water with dead fish and snakes has entered into Rajasthan through Indira Gandhi canal from Punjab, prompting the authorities to stop drinking water supply from the canal as a precautionary measure. “The water in the canal is black and red with foul smell and dead fish and snakes have been spotted in

Centre has almost done away with blacklist of overseas Sikhs: Ram Madhav
Centre has almost done away with blacklist of overseas Sikhs: Ram Madhav

WASHINGTON: The NDA government has almost done away with the blacklist’ of overseas Sikhs which denied them an Indian visa, a senior BJP leader told Sikh community members here. The blacklisted NRI Sikhs are barred from travelling to India due to their alleged ties with Khalistan movement in the 80s and 90s. The list was prepared at

SAD chief accuses Congress of ignoring plight of muskmelon growers
SAD chief accuses Congress of ignoring plight of muskmelon growers

Mehatpur – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday took on the Congress government for ignoring the plight of thousands of musk melon farmers whose crop was damaged due to hail. He asked the government to explain why the girdwari was not done to assess the damage nor any compensation provided to them.

Honey bee day celebrated in Chandigarh
Honey bee day celebrated in Chandigarh

Chandigarh(DP Correspondent): To compete with other companies, the Khadi and Village Industries commission (KVIC) will start marketing of Honey, which helps preventing many diseases. A honey bee day was celebrated here in KVIC office, in which number of honey producers participated. It was felt in the seminar that being good for health; the honey could

Waiting to return Chief Minister, no case against Chaddha Sugar Mill till now
Waiting to return Chief Minister, no case against Chaddha Sugar Mill till now

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The various departments, who are probing the causes, related to infamous Chaddha Sugar Mill at Kiri Afgana case are in the intent to linger on the case till the return of Chief Minister Amrinder Singh, who are in Manali and will return on 23. Even after the five days no police case could

Govt. initiates process to implement Sarkaria recommendations
Govt. initiates process to implement Sarkaria recommendations

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The Punjab Government has started preparing to implement Sarkaria Committee report. Punjab Assembly Speaker had constituted five members Assembly Committee under the Chairmanship of MLA Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria to review and prepare a report on the farmers’ suicides. The report was tabled in the Budget Session in this March. A meeting of senior

Girls outshine boys in Haryana Class X board examination
Girls outshine boys in Haryana Class X board examination

Chandigarh – Girls outshone boys with a pass percentage of 55.34 as against 47.61 in Haryana board of school education, which declared the Class 10 results on Monday. The overall pass percentage of secondary examination was 51.15 and for open school (private candidates) it was 66.72, an official spokesman said. Kartik of Nav Durga Senior Secondary

IPL Play-Offs: Chennai, Hyderabad look to seal final berth
IPL Play-Offs: Chennai, Hyderabad look to seal final berth

MUMBAI: An intriguing and no-holds barred battle between two former champions is on the cards when table toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad clash with second placed Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League Qualifier 1 here on Tuesday. A slight net run rate difference separated the two teams which finished the league stage on 18 points. The

Gippy's Gabru is a treat for all Bhangra lovers
Gippy’s Gabru is a treat for all Bhangra lovers

The most awaited comedy caper of 2018 Carry On Jatta 2, which features Gippy Grewal and Sonam Bajwa in the lead roles, is all set to release on June 1. The soundtrack of film is already creating a buzz. All three songs of Carry On Jatta 2 ‘title track’, Bhangra Pa Layie, and Kurta Chadra

Salman turns distributor with 'Race 3'
Salman turns distributor with ‘Race 3’

Superstar Salman Khan will foraying into film distribution with his upcoming Eid release Race 3. Salman started producing films under the Salman Khan Films banner with Bajrangi Bhaijaan. Race 3, jointly produced by Salman Khan Films headed by Salman’s mother Salma Khan, will be distributed by his father Salim Khan, who will personally look into it.Two leading distributors

Reading books to kids gives their brain a boost
Reading books to kids gives their brain a boost

NEW YORK: Parents, please take some time out from your busy schedule to read books to your kids and also engage them in the process. Researchers have found that engaging with children while reading books to them gives their brain a cognitive boost. An important point to note is that while reading to children has many benefits,