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Residents around PCA stadium demands separate parking for fans

Mohali: The cricket match between India and New Zealand on 23rd October gathered the huge crowd on ticket windows. Cricket fans are waiting for hours to get the tickets for match. On the other side local residents living in surroundings of the PC stadium Mohali are preparing themselves for all kind troubles due to Match.

For us, Indian movies were Big B running around in his glasses: Tom Hanks

Singapore: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan “running around in his glasses and beating up bad guys” long stayed with Tom Hanks and defined the world of Indian cinema for him. The Oscar-winning actor says the vast expanse of Indian cinema and different story telling techniques still remain a mystery for the West, with only Bollywood making inroads

MCL ignorant in maintaining green belts around city areas

Ludhiana: The lackadaisical attitude of the Municipal Corporation Ludhiana (MCL) for cleaning green belts and removing encroachments over some green belts in city has come across as the pathetic condition of green belts in different areas are giving harrowing time to the residents. Pathetic condition of green belts on Ferozepur Road and other areas in the

SAD-BJP Govt. spent around Rs.200 crore for strengthening sports infrastructure: Dr. Cheema

Ludhiana: Punjab Education Minister, Dr Daljit Singh Cheema on Friday said that to check accidents related to school vehicles, an awareness drive, in association with private schools, would be started by the state Education Department. While speaking to media persons during the inauguration of the 36th National Junior Taekwondo Championship, Dr Cheema added under this drive,

DTCC imposes fines for selling tobacco around educational institutes

Mohali: District Tobacco Control Committee members imposed penalties on the school authorities for violations of the Tobacco Control Act. During the inspection of schools by DTCC this has been seen that around the schools shopkeepers selling tobacco items. DTCC also imposed chalans of defaulter shopkeepers. Dr HS Oberoi Nodal officer for district tobacco control committee investigated

HUDA sends notice to around 622 owners violating building norms

Chandigarh: Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA) has taken a stern step to lay claim for smart city project which it missed last year. The department has sent notices to around 765 allottees in various sectors of Panchkula for violating the norms related to housing projects. HUDA has sent redemption notice to all violators following which if

Around 3,188 doping tests conducted at Rio Olympics so far

Rio de Janeiro: A total of 3,188 biological material samples have been tested for the purpose of doping control since the opening of the Olympic Village a week ahead of the Rio Games, the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) medical director has said. The Summer Olympic Games are being held in Rio de Janeiro from August

Around 400 passengers dropped at Rajpura railway station

Ludhiana: More than 400 extra pilgrims boarded at special Punjab government’s Chief Minister Tirath Darshan Yatra Scheme train which got departed from railway station on Tuesday morning, were dropped at Rajpura railway station as chaos got created due to which train got standstill for around five hours. A special train carrying pilgrims from Ludhiana (South)

Attack on Damdami Taksal ‘Kathavachak’, three held

Ludhiana: Within few hours after the attack on Sikh preacher associated with Damdami Taklsa, the police have apprehended three persons, on Sunday at Ludhiana. The accused have been identified as Joga Singh, Harsimrat Singh and Gurdeep Singh natives of Ludhiana. Preliminary investigation revealed that around a dozen armed men were involved in the attack. Station

Breaking: Around 16 injured in bus- truck collision at Ludhiana

Ludhiana: Around 16 injured in bus-truck collision at Ludhiana at Ferozepur road near Aarti chowk today morning. Injured shifted to hospitals by 108