F&NCC Elections: Kainth makes another attempt to turn the tables
F&NCC Elections Kainth tables


HIGHLIGHT The new mayor, Rajesh Kumar Kalia, will hold the election of the Finance and contract committee (F&CC) in the first general house of this on January 30 HIMANI BAHUGUNA Chandigarh After the Mayoral elections, fissures among the Bharatiya Janata Party are likely come to the fore in the Finance and Contract committee (F&CC) elections,

Punjab Diary Zira Congress Punjab Diary: Zira episode puts Congress in catch-22

CM AND HIS CONGRESS TEAM ARE FINDING TOUGH TO COUNTER THE ALLEGATIONS ABOUT DRUGS IN PUNJAB WHICH HAVE BEEN LEVELED BY NONE OTHER THAN THE RULING PARTY MLA Punjab Congress seems to be in a dilemma from which there is tough escape because of some conflicting conditions which arose when party MLA from Zira constituency

2019 Lok Sabha Polls AAP Chandigarh 2019 Lok Sabha Polls: Harmohan Dhawan is AAP’s candidate in Chandigarh

“IF ELECTED, I WILL ENSURE THAT FULFILLING ALL THE UNFULFILLED PROMISES WILL BE MY TOP PRIORITY. THE COMMON MAN WILL GET MY SPECIAL ATTENTION AND I WILL MAKE SURE HE IS BENEFITED AND IS NOT LEFT HARASSED WITH FAKE PROMISES,” SAID DHAWAN. HIMANI BAHUGUNA Chandigarh In the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, former BJP leader and

Jessica Murder Case Jessica Murder Case: Manu Sharma moves HC for early release

A month after the Delhi High Court ordered the forthwith release of former Youth Congress leader Sushil Kumar Sharma, who had served over 23 years in prison for the murder of his wife Naina Sahni in 1995, the convict in the Jessica Lal murder case has moved the court, seeking the same relief. The high

Kejriwal in Punjab: AAP rules out alliance in Punjab for LS polls Kejriwal in Punjab: AAP rules out alliance in Punjab for LS polls

To contest all 13 seats Highlights AAP to appoint new president of Punjab unit soon, says Kejriwal  Bhagwant Mann takes pledge not to touch liquor SUSHIL GOYAL Sangrur Without forming an alliance with any political party in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will contest all 13 Lok Sabha seats

Navjot Sidhu ruckus CM
Embattled Navjot Sidhu creates ruckus at CM’s meeting

The system of single tender becomes a bone of contention AJAY BHARDWAJ Chandigarh That the presumptuously boisterous Navjot Singh has been acting more like a roller coaster than an administrator was evident on Saturday during a meeting that Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh had called for an interaction with MLAs from districts like Ferozepur, Faridkot

BJP Mayor Rebel chandigarh
‘Tainted’ BJP nominee is Mayor, ‘Rebel’ wasn’t too far

“THOUGH I WAS PORTRAYED AS A TERRORIST, I PROMISE THAT I WOULD MAKE MY HATERS TO PRAISE ME WHEN I WILL LEAVE THIS CHAIR”, SAID THE NEWLY ELECTED MAYOR RAJESH KALIA HIGHLIGHTS Before Lok Sabha elections will remove Kalia as Mayor Kainth After getting expelled from the party, Kainth said that he will now challenge

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Dera Chief
A Day after Dera Verdict: Unflinching Faith, Stony Silence

Faith shaken but many still revere ‘pita ji’ RAJAY DEEP Bathinda It was a second major jolt to Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh who was already serving 20 years’ rigorous imprisonment in a rape case, yet Nirmal Singh ‘Insaan’ of Budhalda said that Dera followers were sentimentally attached with ‘Guru ji’ (Ram

Arun Jaitley New York cancer budget
Arun Jaitley in New York for cancer treatment, may miss budget

Finance minister Arun Jaitley is unlikely to present the federal budget on February 1, as he has flown to the United States for cancer treatment. Jaitley has already left for New York for treatment of soft tissue cancer in his thigh, a type of tumour which can spread to other parts of the body quickly.

Ram Rahim CBI court panchkula jail death sentence
Justice to slain Journalist family after 17 years: Ram Rahim gets life imprisonment with three other convicts in murder case

HomeNewsBreaking  Four convicts to produce in CBI court with Ram Rahim via video conferencing in journalist murder case Nidhi Bhanot/Ravinder Singh Malik Ludhiana/Panchkula Justice to slain Journalist family after 17 years: Ram Rahim gets life imprisonment with three other convicts in murder case. In journalist murder case on Ram Rahim  hearing was carried out via video conferring

Suresh Arora Punjab DGP
Editor’s post: Indispensability of being Suresh Arora, Punjab DGP gets yet another extension

A BLUE-EYED BOY OF BOTH, PARKASH SINGH BADAL AND CAPT. AMARINDER SINGH AJAY BHARDWAJChandigarh Rarely, or may be seldom, has the Punjab government sought to retain the services of a police officer the manner in which it has coveted Suresh Arora, IPS, to continue as the state DGP. Far too more significantly, regardless of the

Journalist daughter Ram Rahim
Devil, murderer, rapist should be hanged till death”: Journalist daughter

RAVINDER SINGH MALIKChandigarh “It has been a span of 16 years of panic and pain which my family has gone through”,says Shreyashi ,daughter of the slain journalist Ramchander. She was just 16 years old and studying in 11th standard, when the tragedy struck the family, and is now teaching in a college. After Ram Rahim

Ram Rahim capital punishment’
Journalist Daughter: ‘Ram Rahim deserves capital punishment’

WITH TEARS IN THE EYES AND ON THE BRINK OF CRYING, SHREYASHI QUIPPED, “DEVIL, MURDERER, CULPRIT AND RAPIST ‘RAM RAHIM’ SHOULD BE HANGED TILL DEATH. IT HAS BEEN A SPAN OF 16 PANIC YEARS WHICH MY FAMILY HAS GONE THROUGH. FINALLY, THE JUDGMENT DAY HAS COME AND THE FATE OF THAT ‘DEVIL’ WILL BE DECIDED

Journalist murder CBI court Ram Rahim
Four convicts to produce in CBI court with Ram Rahim via video conferencing in journalist murder case

In journalist murder case on Ram Rahim today hearing started in view of petition filed by the government to produce all the four convicts via video conferencing tomorrow in CBI court. Ram Rahim is main accused in the journalist Ramchandra Chhatrapati murder case while co-accused are Krishan Lal, Kuldeep and Nirmal. The quantum of sentence

BJP mayor candidate Kalia oath
‘BJP mayor candidate Kalia is a fraud, filed false affidavit on oath’

KAINTH ON TUESDAY SENT A COPY OF THE AFFIDAVIT FILED BY KALIA WITH HIS NOMINATIONS FOR CONTESTING THE ELECTIONS, TO BJP HIGH COMMAND, ALLEGING THAT THE KALIA HAD FURNISHED WRONG INFORMATION ON OATH FOR THE SAKE OF CONTESTING ELECTION RAJESH KALIA REBUTS THE ALLIGATION HIMANI BAHUGUNAChandigarhA day after the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) party’s Chandigarh

Booklovers shadow prisoners
Booklovers retreat under the shadow of prisoners

Shimla’s unique book café run by prisoners offers serene reading corner A BLEND OF REFORM TO PRESENT HOT BEVERAGES, LITERARY PURSUIT POOJA SHARMAShimlaOne of its kind book café located at the Takka Benches area above the Ridge in the heart of Shimla has the distinction of being run by the Kaithu sub-jail inmates. The book

BJP mayoral poll
BJP takes on BJP in mayoral poll

HIMANI BAHUGUNA ChandigarhJust like last year, this time again the mayoral elections has triggered a rebellion in the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP), with Satish Kainth filing his papers as an independent after the party chose Rajesh Kalia as its official candidate for the MC’s top post on Monday. The elections are scheduled for January 18.

Youngsters campaign awareness voters
Youngsters launch I VOTE I LEAD Campaign to create awareness among voters

DP Correspondent Ludhiana Initiators of change, a Ludhiana based Youth Empowerment organization Launched its National Voter awareness campaign – I VOTE I LEAD Campaign ahead of 2019 general elections with an intention to create smart youth voters for the upcoming elections and to create mass awareness about ill-practices by the candidates during the elections in

Internal feud forces BJP to put off mayoral candidate name today
Internal feud forces BJP to put off mayoral candidate name today

NATIONAL VICE PRESIDENT PRABHAT JHA ON SUNDAY HAD MET COUNCILLORS AND SENIOR PARTY LEADERS. HOWEVER, HE FAILED TO ANNOUNCE THE NAMES OF CANDIDATES OF THE MAYOR, SENIOR DEPUTY MAYOR AND DEPUTY MAYOR HIMANI BAHUGUNA Chandigarh As the BJP national vice-president Prabhat Jha failed to announce bring consensus among the BJP councillors to finalise the names

Behman Jassa Singh case Tragedy Gurjant daughters
11 years after Behman Jassa Singh case: Tragedy still haunts Gurjant’s daughters

AFTER 11 YEARS’ LEGAL BATTLE, THE HIGH COURT HAS DIRECTED THE STATE TO REGISTER A CRIMINAL CASE AGAINST NINE PERSONS INCLUDING EIGHT POLICEMEN FOR ABETTING FOUR PERSONS OF A FAMILY TO COMMIT “SELF-IMMOLATION” RAJAY DEEPChak Ram Singh Wala (Bathinda)Finally after 11 years’ long legal battle, the Punjab and Haryana High court has now directed the