Mar 01

Key Indian equity market indices opened lower in Mumbai

Taking a cue from global markets, the key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened lower after the fiscal deficit data reached at 113.7 per cent of the full year’s target.The market, however, started cheering as the GDP and Eight Core Industries (ECI) data showed signs of economic recovery.The Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE,

Inderpreet Chadha suicide case
SIT arrests 9 people in connection with Inderpreet Chadha suicide case

Inderpreet Chadha suicide case: Special Investigation Team (SIT) constituted to probe into the suicide of Inderpreet Singh Chadha , son of former president of Chief Khalsa Diwan, Charanjit Singh Chadha , has arrested nine alleged accused on Tuesday.Additional Deputy Commissioner police, Lakhbir Singh informed TOI that SIT had arrested Harjit Singh, younger brother of Inderpreet

Punjabi entertainment industry
Punjabi entertainment industry mourns over Syrian conflict

Punjabi entertainment industry mourns:The Syrian Civil War is an ongoing multi-sided armed conflict in Syria fought primarily between the government of President Bashar al-Assad, along with its allies, and various forces opposing the government. According to a recent BBC report,A five-day-long bombardment by Syrian government forces is reported to have killed more than 300 civilians

Murderous assault on NRI conspired in Canada, police arrest one, recover 6 pistols
Murderous assault on NRI conspired in Canada, police arrest one, recover 6 pistols

Murderous assault on NRI conspired in Canada, police arrest one, recover 6 pistols Jalandhar – In a major breakthrough, the Jalandhar Rural Police on Friday nabbed a dreaded criminal involved in contract killing along with six pistols and six live cartridges. He was also wanted in 40 other criminal cases. Senior Superintendent of Police Jalandhar (Rural) Gurpreet

Sikh man’s ‘turban ripped off in racist attack outside Parliament in the UK
Sikh man’s ‘turban ripped off in racist attack outside Parliament in the UK

Sikh man’s ‘turban ripped off in racist attack outside Parliament in the UK. Ravneet Singh, 37, from Punjab, claims that in the UK when he was waiting to enter Portcullis House to meet a Labour MP then a man attacked on him. On Wednesday ,  37-year-old waited in line suddenly a man  shouted ‘Muslims go back’

CM to meet Canadian PM: Red carpet roll out for dignitary
CM to meet Canadian PM: Red carpet roll out for dignitary

CM to meet Canadian PM: Red carpet roll out for dignitary Chandigarh – Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will hold a meeting in Amritsar on February 21, officials said on Monday ending long-standing uncertainty. Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh is all set to take Punjab’s close business as well as

NRI from Ludhiana
NRI from Ludhiana to dine with Trudeau on Feb 22

Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau has invited a Ludhiana born NRI and his wife for dinner reception celebrating Canada-India ties at New Delhi on February 22. Sherjang Singh Rana, president and CEO, Punjab Insurance Inc and his wife Hapreet Kaur Rana are household names in the insurance sector in Canada. Punjab Insurance, which was created

Australian High Commissioner on four-day visit to Punjab
Australian High Commissioner on four-day visit to Punjab

Australian High Commissioner on four-day visit to Punjab from today CHANDIGARH: Australian High Commissioner to India Harinder Sidhu, will be on a four-day visit Punjab from February 17-20 for advancement of cooperation in agriculture sector. Ahead of her visit, she said on Friday, “Australia and India’s northern region enjoy close ties particularly in education, agriculture and sport

Barefoot Warriors movie
Barefoot Warriors movie to bring Youth of Punjab out of drugs by involving them in common man sport “Football”

Nidhi Bhanot Ludhiana To keep the youth of Punjab away from the drugs and to uplift the standard of the football game in Punjab, NRI Jatinder Jay Minhas came all the way from Canada to make movie on football named Barefoot Warriors. He had exclusive interview with Daily Post during the shoot of his movie

India's advent on world stage must be welcomed, says EU MP
India’s advent on world stage must be welcomed, says EU MP

India’s advent on world stage must be welcomed, says EU MP: Responsible democracies of the world and groupings like the European Union should invest in India’s rise in Asia and welcome New Delhi‘s advent on the world stage, a Member of the European Parliament has said. In an article for EP Today, Fulvio Martusciello, Member of

EC asks why NRI electors low in Punjab
EC asks why NRI electors low in Punjab

EC asks why NRI electors low in Punjab: Election Commissioner Sunil Arora today questioned the Punjab election commission as to why the number of NRI electors in the state was an abysmal 314. The election commissioner was here to review various facets of functioning of electoral machinery with the Punjab Chief Electoral officer (CEO), S K

Gas station owned by Sikh vandalised with racial slurs
Gas station owned by Sikh vandalised with racial slurs

Sikh gas station vandalised: A gas station owned by a Sikh in the US state of Kentucky has been vandalised by a masked man with racist slurs and vulgar phrases, according to media reports. The station in Greenup County was hit by vandals last weeks, sending shock waves among community members. The vandals spray-painted vulgar phrases and

NRI woman in HC, seeks transfer of rape case to crime branch
NRI woman in HC, seeks transfer of rape case to crime branch

A 32-year-old NRI woman, who was allegedly raped by a businessman here, has moved the Delhi High Court, seeking transfer of her case to the crime branch of the city police. The plea came up for hearing before Justice Indermeet Kaur who issued notice to the Delhi Police and sought their stand on the womans plea. The

Kila Raipur Rural Olympics
Dogs replaces Bullock Carts: Cruelty against Animals continues at Kila Raipur Rural Olympics, Maneka Gandhi to look in to matter

Nidhi Bhanot Kila Raipur Cruelty against Animals is still running high at the Kila Raipur Sports Festival, better known as Rural Olympics in village Kila Raipur. It is suited at a distance of 25 kilometres from Ludhiana city. But this time the place of Bullock carts has been taken by the Greyhound dogs as far

Sikh soldiers to get new war memorial in London
Sikh soldiers to get new war memorial in London

Sikh soldiers to get new war memorial in London. The UK government has agreed to support and fund a national memorial to honour the sacrifices and contribution of Sikh soldiers who fought for Britain and its allies during the two World Wars. More than 83,000 turbaned Sikh soldiers gave their lives and more than 100,000 were

NRI found dead in Jalandhar hotel

An NRI found dead in Room No: 202 of Hotel New Court Presidency in Jalandhar. Dead body have been identified as Kuldeep Singh Hal resident of, England and native of Hazara Jalandhar. As soon as the incident was reported, the police and the fingerprint team reached on the spot and started investigating the matter. Harpreet,

Tax exemption
NRIs seek tax exemption

Tax exemption: Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) have appealed to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to provide tax exemptions for senior emigrants, especially those working in the Gulf, in the upcoming budget on Thursday.The tax exemption ofRs. 3 lakh is available for resident Indian senior citizens (60 years and above) and Rs. 5 lakh for resident super senior

Triple death car crash
NRI man charged over triple death car crash in UK

Triple death car crash: An Indian-origin man was today remanded in custody by a UK court on charges of three counts of death by dangerous driving car crash after a road collision that killed three teenage boys in London last week.Jaynesh Chudasama appeared by Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court in London, where he was denied bail and

Sikh Billionaire from UK matches his Turban with Rolls Royce
Sikh Man from UK matches his Turban with Rolls Royce for a challenge

Sikh Billionaire from UK matches his Turban with Rolls Royce for a challenge. A London based Sikh billionaire matching his Rolls Royce with different turban colours to win a challenge went viral on social media.   Reuben Singh, CEO of AlldayPA, and author of Miss Attitude, took to Twitter to tell a tale about how

London Kashmiri Sikh protest
Indian authorities rattled by Kashmiri and Sikh protest in London

London Kashmiri Sikh protest: Two groups of protestors clashed outside the Indian High Commission as Kashmiris and Sikhs jointly protested against the actions of the Indian government.Sikhs and Kashmiris who traditionally demonstrate on India’s Republic Day outside the Indian High Commission in London to declare their desire for freedom from Indian occupation but for the