Oct 18

Punjab govt decides to amend industrial policy in state

Punjab govt decides to amend industrial policy in state. In a bid to boost industrial development in Punjab, the state government has decided to amend the Industrial and Business Development Policy 2017 to give investment incentive by way of Net State Goods And Services Tax (SGST) on intrastate sale, and has also given its nod

Punjab Cabinet approves increase in stamp duty rates
Punjab Cabinet approves increase in stamp duty rates

Punjab Cabinet approves increase in stamp duty rates. In a move to mobilise additional resources for the state, the Punjab Cabinet has approved an ordinance to amend Schedule 1-A of Indian Stamp Act, 1899, to enable an increase in the stamp duty rates. Stamp duty rates for 17 of the 65 items in Schedule 1-A

Arc Electric Bike EICMA
Arc To Unveil First Electric Bike At 2018 EICMA

Arc, the British bike manufacturer, has released an image of the Neo Classic electric cafe racer, Vector, which the company is set to debut at EICMA on 6th November 2018. Interestingly, their development team is led by the former head of Jaguar Land Rover’s Whitespace department, which is known to focus on ideas that could

2019 Kawasaki India
2019 Kawasaki Versys 650 Launched In India

It’s turning out to be a busy week in the motorcycling world. After witnessing over half a dozen launches and updates, Kawasaki has stepped up and launched the 2019 edition of the Versys 650. However, don’t expect to see any substantial changes. The only thing new here is the metallic grey paint scheme on the fuel

Royal Enfield Twins India
Royal Enfield 650 Twins India Launch Date Revealed

The Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT 650, two of the most anticipated motorcycles of the year, will be launching on November 14 in India. These two bikes mark Royal Enfield’s entry into the big bike segment and are radically different from the current 350cc and 500cc single-cylinder offerings, which the brand sells in scores. We got a chance

Kawasaki 2019 Kawasaki
Kawasaki Unveils 2019 Kawasaki ZX-6R

In recent years, the 600cc supersport segment hasn’t seen much activity, with manufacturers like Ducati and MV Agusta moving on to higher displacement with their Panigale 959 and F3 800respectively. Bikemakers from Japan, though, have chosen to stick close to the 600cc mark and refine their products instead. This year will be no different with Kawasaki updating the 2019 Ninja ZX-6R with upgrades focussed

Participating in sports during childhood benefits bone health

Participating in sports during childhood benefits bone health. Turns out, participation in organised sports during childhood and adolescence can have long-term benefits for bone mass at 20 years of age. A recent study, performed at Curtin University, followed 984 children into young adulthood. Males who were ‘consistent sport participators’ from ages 5-17 years had significantly

B-Town celebrates 20 years of ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’

B-Town celebrates 20 years of ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’. Ace filmmaker Karan Johar is celebrating 20 years of ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ in Mumbai with a special bash to mark the occasion. The gala event was attended by Bollywood’s A-listers, including Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Rani Mukerji, Kareena Kapoor, Abhishek Bachchan, Shweta Bachchan, Twinkle Khanna,

Punjab Cabinet approves increase in stamp duty rates
Punjab cabinet approves hike in stamp duty rates to mobilise resources

Punjab cabinet approves hike in stamp duty rates to mobilise resources. In a move to mobilise additional resources for the state, the Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday approved an Ordinance to amend Schedule 1-A of Indian Stamp Act, 1899, to enable increase in the stamp duty rates. Stamp duty rates for 17 items stand to double

Shikhar Dhawan Mental Health
Shikhar Dhawan speaks on the importance of Mental Health

Mental health is as important #physical health so never ignore it and always speak to your close ones how you feel 👍#health #fitness #care

Ducati India Festive Offers
Ducati India Announces Festive Offers

As more two-wheeler manufacturers gear up for the upcoming festivities, Ducati India has announced exclusive offers for customers who plan to get their hands on a Multistrada 950 or any of the bikes from the Diavel and Scrambler 800 range. The offers include a complimentary GoPro Hero action camera along with mounts as well as a

Jawa Motorcycle November
New Jawa Motorcycle To Be Unveiled On November 15

Classic Legends, a part of Mahindra group, has announced that it will be unveiling its first Jawa-badged product for India on November 15. A few days ago, the brand unveiled the new engine that will power the upcoming motorcycle. The new engine is based on the one that powers the Mahindra Mojo, albeit heavily reworked. The

Ducati Panigale Buddh Circuit
Ducati Panigale V4 S Sets Lap Record At Buddh International Circuit

Ducati’s flagship superbike, the Panigale V4 S, has just broken the track record for production motorcycles at India’s only F1 track, the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) during the Ducati Riding Experience (DRE) session happening there. Ducati’s test pilot Alessandro Valia broke the lap record which was earlier held by a track-spec Yamaha R1. But Alessandro reckoned he could

Mahindra G4 Rexton To Launch On November 19

Mahindra G4 Rexton To Launch On November 19. Mahindra is finally ready to replace the ageing SsangYong Rexton with its second-gen global model, the G4 Rexton, on 19 November, 2018. The soon-to-be flagship Mahindra SUV, which is codenamed the Y400,  is yet to receive its official name. Moreover, the SsangYong SUV will now come with a Mahindra

2018 Hyundai Santro Variants & Colour Options Officially Revealed
2018 Hyundai Santro Variants & Colour Options Officially Revealed

2018 Hyundai Santro Variants & Colour Options Officially Revealed. Hyundai is all set to launch the 2018 Santro in India on 23 October 2018. While the launch is still a few days away, the carmaker has already revealed the variants and colour options for the upcoming hatchback. The new hatchback will be available in five variants: Dlite, Era,

Motorcycle launch Royal Enfield
Motorcycle News Of The Week: Motoroyale Launches 7 Motorcycle, New Jawa Engine Revealed, Royal Enfield 650 Twins Launch Date Confirmed & More!

While last week saw a lot of action from the Intermot festival, this week was fortunately no different. From Kinetic launching seven different motorcycles to Yamaha updating the R3 to Classic Legends unveiling the new engine which will power the upcoming Jawa motorcycle, here’s a brief look at all the action.  Motoroyale Launches Seven Motorcycles

Hyundai Kona Electric SUV Spotted In India

Hyundai had confirmed earlier this year that it will be bringing its first electric vehicle to the Indian markets by way of the Kona Electric, which is a Creta-sized compact SUV. It will be assembled locally and is expected to be launched in the second half of 2019. With the recent spotting in Delhi-NCR, however, it wouldn’t

Archaeological Site Old Mound Ludhiana
Lost & Neglected Glory of Ludhiana: Archaeological Site of Old Mound at Village Sunet

Nidhi Bhanot Ludhiana Manchester of India, Ludhiana is a very important city in the terms of historical importance. But none of the historic sites including Old Mounds in Ludhiana has been maintained well by tourism and  archaeological department of the Punjab State. One such neglected historical site in the city is Sunet Village where archaeologists have discovered traces of six

Weekly Wrapup: 2018 Honda CR-V, Ford Aspire Facelift Launched & More
Weekly Wrapup: 2018 Honda CR-V, Ford Aspire Facelift, Datsun GO, GO+ Launched & More

Weekly Wrapup: 2018 Honda CR-V, Ford Aspire Facelift, Datsun GO, GO+ Launched & More Upcoming Cars Hyundai’s comeback kid, the Santro is set to begin its second innings in the Indian market on October 23, 2018. Official online-only bookings have already begun. More details here. New Launches We usually come to this at the end of

unjabi stars and movies that made headlines this week
Punjabi stars and movies that made headlines this week

Punjabi stars and movies that made headlines this week. Just scroll down to know about the hits of punjabi cinema that made headlines this week. 1 ‘Son of Manjeet Singh’    2  ‘Aate Di Chidi’ 3  Diljit Dosanjh 4 Jassie Gill 5 Rajvir