Feb 22

Quebec's court upholds kirpan ban at provincial legislature
Quebec’s court upholds kirpan ban at provincial legislature

Quebec’s court upholds kirpan ban at provincial legislature.  A Canadian Court has upheld the right of Quebec’s national assembly to prohibit people from entering the building with a kirpan, an article of faith for the Sikhs, media reports said. Two members of the World Sikh Organisation of Canada were challenging a unanimous motion adopted in the

Employees strike costs PRTC Rs 3 cr; passengers travel in private buses
Employees strike costs PRTC Rs 3 cr; passengers travel in private buses

Employees strike costs PRTC Rs 3 cr; passengers travel in private buses Chandigarh/Jalandhar –  The bus passengers of Punjab had to face great problems on Wednesday as employees of Punjab Roadways went on strike seeking fulfilment of their demands. Approximately 2,000 buses of Roadways, under 19 depots, could not run on the roads, on Wednesday. According

After sand, transport and liquor, now Cong’s Goonda Tax starts in 11th month
After sand, transport and liquor, now Cong’s Goonda Tax starts in 11th month

After sand, transport and liquor, now Cong’s Goonda Tax starts in 11th month Chandigarh – Pre-poll promises were not being kept, salaries were not being paid, rent payments of government buildings were yet to be made, all public welfare schemes had come to a halt, sand, transport and liquor mafia were having a free run, ministers

AAP, Akalis come together for Sangrur medical college
AAP, Akalis come together for Sangrur medical college

AAP, Akalis come together for Sangrur medical college Sangrur – All Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MLAs of the district have decided to jointly oppose the demand of Congress MP Partap Singh Bajwa to shift the proposed government medical college in Mohali to Gurdaspur or Pathankot rather than Sangrur. “We must jointly raise

Amritsar: Rs 100 crore announced for development of city
Amritsar: Rs 100 crore announced for development of city

Amritsar: Rs 100 crore announced for development of city AMRITSAR/CHANDIGARH: Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday announced a grant of Rs 100 crore for the execution of various development works in Amritsar, while making it clear that paucity of funds would not be allowed to scuttle the execution of these projects.Addressing the newly elected Municipal

Trudeau, family visits 'Langar Hall', perform 'sewa' at Golden Temple
Trudeau, family visits ‘Langar Hall’, perform ‘sewa’ at Golden Temple

Trudeau, family visits ‘Langar Hall’, perform ‘sewa’ at Golden Temple.  Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau along with family, visited the ‘Langar Hall’ at the Golden Temple, where thousands of devotees partake langar (community food) and also perform’sewa’ (voluntary service). The Golden Temple’s Langar Hall is the biggest community kitchen in the world. Trudeau and his family sat down on

Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh raises Khalistan issue with Trudeau

Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh raises Khalistan issue with Trudeau. Captain Amarinder Singh shared concerns with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about militancy issue related to the separatist movement of Khalistan, here on Wednesday. Singh, who met with the Canadian Prime Minister earlier today, said, “I raised the issue of Khalistan, it’s the primary issue, as there is money coming in from various

Trudeau offer prayers
Trudeau offer prayers at Golden Temple, perform ‘sewa’

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, accompanied by his wife and two children, offered prayers at the Golden Temple on Wednesday, underlining the significance of the large Sikh and Punjabi community settled in Canada. Trudeau and his family landed at the Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport here from Mumbai and headed straight for the shrine

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives at Golden Temple
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives at Golden Temple

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived at Golden Temple. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau along with his wife and children arrived at Amritsar’s Golden Temple. Trudeau will pay obeisance at the Golden Temple along with his family members.He was received at the airport by Hardeep Singh Puri and other officials. For the visit of  Justin

Canadian PM arrives
Canadian PM arrives in Amritsar

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday arrived in the Sikh holy city here in Punjab. Accompanied by his wife and three minor children, Trudeau landed at the Sri Guru Ramdas Jee International airport from Mumbai and headed straight for the Golden Temple complex to offer prayers at the shrine. He was received at the airport by

Punjab Roadways employees on strike today

Punjab Roadways employees on strike today. According to sources, Punjab Roadways employees will be on strike today . The reason behind the strike is the employees are demanding for salary hike .Due to this strike, Punjab roadways buses will not run today

Chinese New Year celebrations
Chinese New Year celebrations at RED restaurant, Radisson Blu Hotel MBD Ludhiana

To celebrate Chinese new year 2018  food festival is on at  Radisson Blu Hotel MBD Ludhiana  since February 16 th  and will continue till February  24 th  the hotel’s Chinese restaurant, RED (Rare Eastern Dining). The festival coincides with the Chinese New Year, which started on February 16 th. The special menu has been crafted

Is it correct for political leadership to ignore Justin Trudeau ?
Is it correct for political leadership to ignore Justin Trudeau ?

Is it correct for political leadership to ignore Justin Trudeau. While Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau is on an Indian tour, an impression as if he is being ignored by the political leadership of India. A section in Canada is expressing that Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave a warm welcome to chief of several

Dr. M.S. Kang
Dr. M.S. Kang: A Scientist with New and Positive Approaches

Dr Manjit Singh Kang is a scientist with broad vision, cosmopolitan outlook and a humanistic approach. A man in the street knows him as a soft-spoken and humane person. Before going into his contributions at various levels, it would be worthwhile to have a quick look at his qualifications, positions held and the published work.He

BSF kills Pak smuggler
BSF kills Pak smuggler in Ferozepur

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Tuesday gunned down a Pakistani smuggler and recovered 10 kilogram of heroin from his possession in Punjab’s Ferozepur sector. The troopers of 105 Battalion BSF held the smuggler in a joint anti-smuggling operation with Punjab police’s special task force (STF).The team also recovered one China-made pistol, two magazines, 17 live cartridges, Pakistan

Food processing unit in Patiala
Three killed in blast at food processing unit in Patiala

The blast took place at a food processing unit in Patiala early Tuesday morning. The blast happened when an ammonia gas cylinder exploded while factory employees were working in the peas packaging unit of Himalaya Fresh Protein.Three persons were killed while eleven were injured. Amongst the injured four persons are in critical condition. Later on, Deputy

Sand mining auction gets pitiable response
Sand mining auction gets pitiable response

Sand mining auction gets pitiable response Chandigarh(RajayDeep) – Amid reports of bidders having failed to pay instalments of multi-crore bids on which they got mining rights last year in the much-hyped sand mining auction, the state’s yet another attempt to lease out 51 new quarries for mining in different districts on Monday also miserably failed to evoke

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

Bajwa writes to Captain 'negating' Cabinet decision
Bajwa writes to Captain ‘negating’ Cabinet decision

Bajwa writes to Captain ‘negating’ Cabinet decision Chandigarh – Rajya Sabha member Partap Singh Bajwa has played a smart googly to bowl his ‘bete noire’ – Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh. It is an open secret that Bajwa and Amarinder nurse disgruntled feelings against each other and that has been admitted by both at different occasions

Police failed in implementing CM's order: SAD
Police failed in implementing CM’s order: SAD

Police failed in implementing CM’s order: SAD Chandigarh – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday said the state police had failed to implement Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh’s orders to clamp down on goonda tax which was on the increase with even the Indian Air Force (IAF) authorities complaining of this and said only an