Aug 05

Amritsar professor wheels
This differently-abled Amritsar professor facilitates ability on wheels

A differently-abled IIM assistant professor from Amritsar is on a mission to transform the lives of the people of her kind by making their daily commute easy and safe. Dr. Anita Sharma, 36, runs a driving school in Amritsar for differently-abled women of the city. Known by the name “On my own”, the driving school is a

njab: Kapurthala man set self, wife, children ablaze
Punjab: Kapurthala man set self, wife, children ablaze

Punjab: Kapurthala man set self, wife, children ablaze. A man, who returned from Jordan after 1.5 years, allegedly set his wife, two children and himself on fire at their house on Thursday in Punjab’s Kapurthala district. All the four members of the family died in the incident which took place on Thursday night. The man took the

‘Attempts to murder’ cases against Policemen involved in sacrilege act
‘Attempts to murder’ cases against Policemen involved in sacrilege act

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh: The Punjab Government has recommended registering case attempt to murder, under section 307 of IPC against such police officers and personnel, who were involved in the Behbal Kalan sacrilege act. Home secretary has written a recommendation letter to DGP in this regard. The Government has included the police action as part of

Punjab Govt. appoints general category officer for SC Commission, Minister unaware

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh:  The Punjab Government has appointed general caste officers as member secretary of the Punjab Schedule Caste Commission. In the list of 57 IAS, PCS officer’s transfer list, IAS lady officer Indu Malhotra has been transferred on the post of member secretary as well as Director of Welfare of SCs and BCs.The Punjab State

Delhi Police arrested man accused of stealing from Mika Singh's house
Delhi Police arrested man accused of stealing from Mika Singh’s house

Delhi Police arrested man accused of stealing from Mika Singh’s house. Delhi Police on Wednesday arrested the man suspected of stealing gold and cash from playback singer Mika Singh’s house. The accused has been identified as Ankit Vasan, who had been working with Mika for 15 years as an editor. The police has recovered 69,000

AAP rebel MP Gandhi extends moral support to Sukhpal Khaira
AAP rebel MP Gandhi extends moral support to Sukhpal Khaira

Narinder Jagga AAP rebel MP Gandhi extends moral support to Sukhpal Khaira. Rebel AAP MP Dr. Dharamvir Gandhi has extended his moral support to the Sukhpal Khaira. Talking to Reporters, he said that he had been suspended by the AAP on the same political autonomy issue for the State body on which now the Khaira

Punjab CM denies demand of ministers to mark name on foundation stones

Narinder Jagga Punjab CM denies demand of ministers to mark name on foundation stones. The Chief Minister Captain Amrinder Singh has denied the demand of some Ministers to mark the name of Ministers or MLAs on foundation and inauguration stones of development works. In the cabinet meeting, which was held on Monday, some Ministers raised

Agitation during teaching times; Punjab Govt. suspend six leaders

Agitation during teaching times, Punjab Govt. suspend six leaders . The Punjab Govt. has decided to tackle with suspension to the leaders of teachers ‘Union, who prefer to lead protest rather than teaching in the Schools. The Government has started its beginning from the home town of Education Minister, Amritsar. Six Union leaders have been

Ex-SAD minister Sucha Singh Langah acquitted of rape, blames Cong

Ex-SAD minister Sucha Singh Langah acquitted of rape, blames Cong. Former Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) minister Sucha Singh Langah was acquitted by a local court in a rape case filed against him by a woman constable of the Punjab Police in 2017. After the acquittal, Langah said, “What Congress government did was wrong. They made

Jalandhar MBD group
Jalandhar based MBD group JMD Sonica Malhotra featured in book Daughters of legacy

What are the challenges and perks of handling age-old legacies? If you come into a position of power through a position of privilege, how do you make sure that you earn respect, more so if you are a woman? These and many more questions are what Daughters of Legacy seeks to answer through the stories

Lifestyle Exhibition Teej Rakhi Exhibition
A Lifestyle Exhibition themed on Teej & Rakhi by ‘Trends’-The Exhibition Specialists

With the festivals of Teej and Rakhi approaching, Trends Exhibitions, the exhibition specialists have put up ‘Utsav’ A Lifestyle Exhibition, at Hotel Maharaja regency, Ferozepur Road. The exhibition has started and will be on till Sunday,  July 29 and is a treasure trove for festival shoppers. Designers from Mumbai, Kolkata, Agra, Kanpur, , Lucknow and  Jaipur among

Punjab CM announces decision to handover Kotkapura/Behbal Kalan firing probe to CBI

Punjab CM announces decision to handover Kotkapura/Behbal Kalan firing probe to CBI. Accepting the recommendation of the Justice (retd) Ranjit Singh Commission, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday announced his government’s decision to hand over the probe into Kotkapura and Behbal Kalan firing that followed the Bargari sacrilege to the Central Bureau of

Few Pollywood actresses who are non Punjabi
Few Pollywood actresses who are non Punjabi

Pollywood cinema is full of talent, not only because of Punjabi artist but few other celebrities are also part of this industry. Here are few pollywood celebrities who are acting in Pollywood films and who successfully debuted in the Punjabi cinema industry and also rose to fame but not belongs to Punjab. 1. Aditi Sharma

Approximately 250 Punjab Govt. Schools running in graveyards and mosques
Approximately 250 Govt. Schools running in graveyards and mosques in Punjab

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh:  It can be a subject of surprise that near about 250 School run by Government have been running on graveyard land and mosque across the State. Not only Schools, but number of Gurdwaras, church and Hindu temples has been constructed by taking illegal possession. In its annual report, the Punjab Wakf Board

1978 Asian Games gold medallist battles ailments amidst Govt apathy
1978 Asian Games gold medallist battles ailments amidst Govt apathy

1978 Asian Games gold medallist battles ailments amidst Govt apathy. Hakam Bhattal, an Asian Games gold medallist and the recipient of the prestigious Dhyan Chand Award, is currently battling against kidney and liver ailments and has not received any attention from the government, let alone support. Admitted at a private hospital in Punjab’s Sangrur, and

4 year sold Saanvi secures second spot in National U-7 chess tournament

National U-7 chess tournament: Four-year-old Saanvi Aggarwal from Chandigarh has secured the second position with four points in the U-5 category at the 32nd National U-7 Open Girls Chess Championship. The young champ Saanvi while speaking to ANI, said, “My parents taught me and made me practice on the computer. With time I learnt all

Punjab Govt. initiates probe against two gazetted officers for supporting ‘referendum -2020’

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, July 27: The Punjab rural development and Panchayat department has initiated probe against its two gazetted officers for supporting ‘Referendum 2020’. The Minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa has directed to his Financial Commissioner to investigate the matter, who has received the latter in this regard, today. These were the allegations that a

Sukhpal Singh Khaira appeals AAP leadership to review decision
Sukhpal Singh Khaira appeals AAP leadership to review decision

Sukhpal Singh Khaira appeals AAP leadership to review decision. After being sacked from the post of Leader of Opposition in the Punjab Assembly, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Friday said he would appeal to the party to review the decision. While Khaira said that he was not disappointed with the party’s

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh acquitted in decade-old graft case
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh acquitted in decade-old graft case

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh acquitted in decade-old graft case. In a major relief to Amarinder Singh, a trial court in Mohali on Friday acquitted him and 17 others in a 10 year old corruption case involving a prime land transfer. The others acquitted included former Punjab Speaker Kewal Krishan and two former ministers — all

Modi Govt misleads the nation on rafale deal-Jakhar

Chandigarh: The Punjab Congress Committee has alleged that the BJP Government at the Centre has indulged in a huge scam of over Rs 41,000 crore in the purchase of Rafale fighter aircrafts. Talking to Reporters at the Punjab Congress Bhawan, Chandigarh, the President Sunil Jakhar said that it was surprising way that why PM Narender