Dec 11

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Ferozepur recalls 1971 Indo-Pak War heroes

Nation can never forget the sacrifices made by the Army jawans SUBHASH KAKKAR Ferozepur Thousands of the people, dignitaries of the Border Security (BSF) and the family members of the martyrs of 1971 War would pay floral tributes to the great heroes of the BSF who have the privilege to get the gallantry awards and honours from the President of India after their deaths. It is recalled

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Goverment schools of Punjab turning into smart schools

The Punjab School Education department has started converting the primary and secondary government schools in to the smart schools under the new integrated scheme for education named Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan, which was announced in the month of June 2018. The conceptualization of the smart schools in the Punjab has been done under the guidance and directions of the Punjab’s School Education Secretary, Krishan Kumar. It is pertinent to mention that

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A day of redemption for Shiromani Akali Dal in Amritsar

Bhog ceremony concludes at the Golden Temple complex Senior Badal says we had come for atonement, not for politics HARKIRAT SINGH AMRITSAR It was the day of redemption for the senior leadership of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) as they sought guidance from the ‘waheguru’ to help them serve the ‘panth’ with utmost dedication and humility and with malice towards none. “O Lord

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Amarinder, Navjot Sidhu stay away from party function

Tension within the Punjab Congress came alive on Monday when both the warring leaders, Chief Minister Captain  Amarinder Singh and Cabinet minister Navjot Sidhu, stayed away from the function organised to launch Navjivan newspaper in Mohali. AICC president Rahul Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh presided over the function leaving the state leadership tense. At the end of the function, Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh called on the Punjab

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Sukhbir Singh Badal with other Akali Dal leaders at Golden Temple

Sukhbir Singh Badal with other Akali Dal leaders at Golden Temple    

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UK-based Sikh software engineer turns military historian

BINDU SINGH Chandigarh Amarpal Singh Sidhu , a UK based Military Historian was moderator of a session on ‘’Two Battles For Survival – Ferozshah 1848 and Chillianwala 1849’’ on the concluding day of the Military Literature Festival that was organised from December 7 to December 9 at Lake Club in Chandigarh. Amarpal Singh came here all the way from London to attend the Military Literature Festival. Amarpal

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Kartarpur corridor is an ISI’s nefarious plan: Chief Minister

Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has dubbed the whole affair as a bigger conspiracy hatched by the Pak army. Citing the fact that Pakistan Army General Qamar Javed Bajwa had broken the news of opening the Kartarpur Corridor to Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu even before Imran Khan was sworn in as Pakistan prime minister, the chief minister said the opening of the Kartarpur Corridor was

Parkash Badal, Sukhbir, Majithia do sewa at Golden Temple

Parkash Badal, Sukhbir, Majithia do sewa at Golden Temple. Former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal and his son, SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal, on Saturday led the party in the initiation of ‘akhand path’ at Akal Takht. Sukhbir Badal showed up for the religious ceremony with an untied flowing beard, otherwise rarely seen in that

Phenomenal strides, Uncanny humility

Ajay Bhardwaj Chandigarh As five-time Punjab chief minister enter into his nineties, the entire team of Daily Post on behalf of all Punjabis, in Punjab and elsewhere, greet him on his birthday and wish him many more years of health and happiness.It has been an eventful political career of almost 70 years, which, today, is

National Security Guard officers seen wearing shoes inside Golden Temple
National Security Guard officers seen wearing shoes inside Golden Temple

National Security Guard officers seen wearing shoes inside Golden Temple. NSG officers, who were providing security to former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal, were seen walking towards ‘Langar Hall’ at the Golden Temple in Amritsar, wearing shoes. Badal had reached Golden Temple on Saturday under the security of NSG commandos. In the video, it

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Facebook verifying political ads ahead of 2019 LS Polls

Facing intense scrutiny over the misuse of  its platform globally during elections, Facebook has announced fresh steps to increase ad transparency and defend against foreign interference ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls in India. Now anyone who wants to run and in India related to politics will need to first confirm their identity and location, and give more details about who placed the ad, the social networking giant said in a statement late Thursday. “We’re

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Happy Birthday Dharmendra: Know about the man and his vision

Had his dreams remained just dreams, Dharmendra could well have been driving a tractor in the verdant fields of Punjab all through the years during which he was, instead, one of the biggest stars of Hindi cinema. Born Dharminder Singh Deol on 8 December 1935 in Nasrali, a peaceful village in Ludhiana district, Punjab, to schoolteacher Kewal Kishan Singh and Satwant Kaur, his family had

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Badal’s Birthday: SAD to seek atonement at Akal Takht

Rajay Deep/Harkirat Singh Amritsar/ Bathinda The entire Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leadership led by former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal and the party president Sukhbir Singh Badal will appear  before the Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism to seek forgiveness for the ‘mistakes’ committed by the party and its leaders during the last one decade on

Captain Amarinder Singh gives debt relief to over 1 lakh farmers
Captain Amarinder Singh gives debt relief to over 1 lakh farmers

Captain Amarinder Singh gives debt relief to over 1 lakh farmers. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday gave debt relief against commercial bank loans to the tune of Rs 1771 crore to 1, 09,730 eligible marginal farmers in four districts. He has also announced the extension of the waiver scheme to farmers with

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Wedding bells in Ludhiana have doctors’ jingle now

Nidhi Bhanot  Ludhiana  The concept of the arranged marriages has changed. As now from past few years, the families in the Ludhiana are getting the medical tests of the boys and girls done before fixing marriage in order to avoid any marital disputes after marriage due to undeclared health problems by anyone. As in the past either

Union Cabinet approves Shahpurkandi Dam project on river Ravi in Punjab
Union Cabinet approves Shahpurkandi Dam project on river Ravi in Punjab

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the implementation of the Shahpurkandi Dam Project, Punjab on river Ravi. For this, central assistance of Rs. 485.38 crore (for irrigation component) would be provided over five years from 2018-19 to 2022-23, the Centre said on Thursday. It is believed that implementation of this

Mika Singh sexual harassment charges, to be produced in Dubai court
Mika Singh sexual harassment charges, to be produced in Dubai court today

Mika Singh sexual harassment charges, to be produced in Dubai court today. Mika Singh will be produced before a Dubai court later today, Indian Ambassador to United Arab Emirates (UAE) Navdeep Singh Suri told ANI. Singh was released from detention of Dubai Police last night after efforts by the Indian Embassy.“Following efforts by the embassy,

Over 32 Kg gold seized by Customs at Attari border

Over 32 Kg gold seized by Customs at Attari border. In one of the biggest seizures by an Indian agency along the Indo-Pak border in the last 25 years, customs staff posted at the Integrated Check Post, Attari recovered over 32.65 kilograms, worth approximately Rs 10 crores, of gold from an apple consignment coming from

Spotted again in Punjab: Terrorist Zakir Musa disguised as Sikh

Spotted again in Punjab: Terrorist Zakir Musa disguised as Sikh. Zakir Musa, the leader of the al-Qaeda terrorist group’s cell in Kashmir, is hiding near Bathinda or Firozpur in Punjab, according to a new intelligence input. According to this input, issued by the Intelligence Bureau (IB), the CID and Army intelligence, Musa is disguised as

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Sidhu on the brisk of losing his voice, advised complete rest by doctors

 Navjot Singh Sidhu advised complete rest for 5 days The Local Government, Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister, Punjab, Navjot Singh Sidhu was on an intensive 17-day election campaign, wherein he addressed more then 70 back to back public meetings, the exhaustive schedule has injured his vocal cords. The doctors tell him that he was on the