Fresh snow in state, heavy spells likely
Fresh snow shimla


After days of dry weather, cold intensified its grip across Himachal Pradesh on Monday with the higher reaches receiving fresh snowfall. The weather bureau also warned of some heavy spells of snow and rain that were likely to hit the state till Wednesday. The temperature remained near freezing point at many places after an overnight

Jassie Gill to collaborate with Desi Crew

Jassie Gill to collaborate with Desi Crew. One of the famous crew of Punjabi Cinema ‘Desi Crew’ is coming with new song along with Jassie Gill. Desi Crew shared a picture on their official Instagram handle. In the picture, Jassie Gill is seen alongside Goldy and Satpal from Desi Crew at a place which seems

Skilled labour GST handloom industry Lack of skilled labour, GST affect handloom industry

HIGHLIGHTS  Suffered setback of declining business and skilled labour  GST emerged as big factor for declining business as about 30-40 small-scale industries vanished and labour disappeared  Annual turnover came down by 30 per cent in the city RAVINDER SINGH MALIK Panipat Panipat has been known for its handloom industry across the world

Lifestyle cancer Lifestyle contributes to cancer quite a bit

LIFESTYLE ADDS TO 50-60 PC CANCER CASES, SAYS EXPERTS WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh Sedentary lifestyle along with unbalanced diet, stress, consumption of alcohol, tobacco etc. can give rise to 50-60 per cent chances of the prevalence of cancer in a human, say the experts. The other side of the causes covers factors such as age, infections,

Former India hockey player Raghbir Bhola passes away

Former India hockey player Raghbir Bhola passes away. Raghbir Singh Bhola, a two-time Olympic medallist, has passed away aged 92, his family said Tuesday. Bhola, who breathed his last on Monday, represented India in the 1956 Melbourne and 1960 Rome Olympics, winning a gold and silver medals respectively for the country. His dedication and passion

Total lunar eclipse and rare super blood wolf moon bedazzles sky-gazers

ASSOCIATED PRESSCape Canaveral Total lunar eclipse and rare super blood wolf moon bedazzles sky-gazers. Most of the world was able to catch a glimpse of the rare event, but it was especially visible to the populations of North and South America, Europe and Africa.If you saw the super blood wolf moon and are now wondering

Pakistan invites India to discuss Kartarpur corridor
Pakistan invites India to discuss Kartarpur corridor

Pakistan invites India to discuss Kartarpur corridor. Weeks after ground breaking ceremony amid fanfare by Prime Minister Imran Khan on November 28, 2018, Pakistan has now shared a draft agreement with India on the Kartarpur corridor issue.Shared through the Indian High Commisison in Islamabad, the draft lists out proposals to facilitate the travel of Indian

Army orders probe in Punjab

Kusum Arora Jalandhar Army orders probe in Punjab. Alarmed over yet another fake document scam unearthed in Ropar, the army was in the process of obtaining information and verifying the particulars of 26 such Haryana candidates, who reportedly joined Army after presenting themselves as domiciles of Punjab.Though fool proof measures were in place, this was

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

Uri: The Surgical Strike joins 100 crore club with high josh
Uri: The Surgical Strike joins 100 crore club with high josh

Uri: The Surgical Strike joins 100 crore club with high josh. Vicky Kaushal starrer ‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’ is riding high on josh and has crossed the 100 crore mark. The film has impressed the audience and the box-office numbers are proving it! Sharing the film’s latest achievement on his twitter handle, Indian film critic

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

World’s cutest dog dies of ‘broken heart’
World’s cutest dog dies of ‘broken heart’

HIS DEATH WAS CONFIRMED ON A POST ON SATURDAY MADE BY HIS AMERICAN OWNERS TO HIS 16 MILLION FACEBOOK FOLLOWERS Boo, the world’s cutest dog, has died of a “broken heart”, his owners have confirmed.His death was confirmed in a post on Saturday made by his American owners to his 16 million Facebook followers. He

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

Ankita wins first singles title of 2019 season in Singapore

Ankita wins first singles title of 2019 season in Singapore. Indian tennis player Ankita Raina on Sunday won her first singles title of the 2019 season and eighth overall after trampling top seed Arantxa Rus in straight sets in the final of the USD 25,000 event in Singapore. Coming into the tournament after competing at

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

SAD slams Sidhu for violation of protocols in writing letters to PM Modi, Imran Khan
SAD slams Sidhu for violation of protocols in writing letters to PM Modi, Imran Khan

SAD slams Sidhu for violation of protocols in writing letters to PM Modi, Imran Khan. The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Sunday criticised Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu for violating protocols and writing letters directly to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistani PM Imran Khan. Speaking to ANI, SAD leader Daljeet Singh Cheema said, “As

2019 Triumph Street Twin, Street Scrambler To Be Launched In February

2019 Triumph Street Twin, Street Scrambler To Be Launched In February. Triumph unveiled the 2019 version of the Street Twin and Street Scrambler at last year’s INTERMOT show in Germany and showcased them at the EICMA show in Italy too. Now, our sources have revealed that Triumph India will be launching the two bikes in the country in February. The new-gen

Akhil will release new sad song ‘Karde Haan’ on Feb 1

Akhil will release new sad song ‘Karde Haan’ on Feb 1. Punjabi singer of songs like ‘Khwab’, ‘Teri Kami’, ‘Life’, and ‘Rang Gora’ Akhil  proved himself to be one of the most amazing singers of the Punjabi music industry. The singer’s melodious voice and versatile singing style has captured the hearts of many fans all over the world. Once again

BJP president Amit Shah discharged from AIIMS
BJP president Amit Shah discharged from AIIMS

BJP president Amit Shah discharged from AIIMS. Amit Shah has been discharged from the All India Institutes of Medical Science (AIIMS) and has reached his residence, BJP leader Anil Baluni said on Sunday. Shah was diagnosed with swine flu on Wednesday and was undergoing treatment at the AIIMS under the supervision of Director Dr Randeep