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It is royalty versus commoner in battle of Patiala

It is royalty versus commoner in battle of Patiala

Royalty will take on commoner in the Patiala parliamentary seat of Punjab as Preneet Kaur, popularly known as Maharani Sahiba because of her royal antecedents, will face sitting Member of Parliament Dharamvira Gandhi. Kaur is in the fray for the fifth time from this Lok Sabha seat where the fort of her husband and now

Salman Lost in the Battle of Box Office with Baahubali!

Sultan Salman lost in the Battle of Box Office with Baahubali!

Sultan Salman lost in the Battle of Box Office with Baahubali! Opening Day earnings of Tubelight is not good as  Bahubali’s First Day Collection. Bahubali 2 released in April and broke all box office records. Except for other languages, Bahubali 2’s First Day Collection, which was released only in Hindi, was a big hit on

Battle against plastic waste by Environment-conscious citizens in Pune

Battle against plastic waste by Environment-conscious citizens in  Pune. The problem of increasing plastic waste. but a few environment-conscious Puneites are doing their bit to save the environment. The Pune Municipal Corporation is to find a decisive solution for plastic watage. In 2010, they installed a plastic recycling plant that used thermo catalytic de-polymerisation technology to

Battle between Pathiv and Wriddhiman

New Delhi:  Any battle for asserting supremacy has some intriguing sub plots and the upcoming Irani Cup match between Ranji champions Gujarat and Rest of India has one. It will be the battle to decide, who will be the “keeper of India’s fortune’ between in-form Parthiv Patel and a fit again Wriddhiman Saha in the

Battle of nerves to be seen in Kapurthala

Kapurthala: One of the key constituencies in Doaba region is Kapurthala. This assembly seat has always witnessed tough contest between traditional rivals Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD) and Congress. Till now only SAD has announced Paramjit Singh Pamma as its candidate while other parties including Congress AAP , BSP and other outfits are taking time to announce

Hoshiarpur to witness battle of nerves

Jalandhar: A leading name for highest literacy rate in Punjab, Hoshiapur district in Doaba belt has not only produced some of the leading personalities in all walks of life but also shaped the fortunes of many political leaders in different elections. Hoshiarpur a reserve parliamentary seat is led by around 32 per cent Dalit votes,

One naxal killed in gun battle

Raipur: A naxal was today killed in anexchange of fire with security forces in the outskirts of a town in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Sukma district, police said. “The skirmish took place in the wee hours close to Pota Cabin school under Konta police station limits leaving one Maoist dead,” Sukma Superintendent of Police Indira Kalyan Elesela told

One militant killed in gun battle

Imphal: One armed cadre of the Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) was killed during an hour long gun battle with the cadres of the National Socialist Council of Nagalim (Isak-Muivah) late on Monday in Tamenglong district of Manipur. Police sources told IANS on Tuesday that a posse of police and Assam Rifles have reached Taodaijang village

Bolt expects tougher battle in Olympic men’s 200m final

Rio de Janeiro: Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt admitted he will need to improve himself in order to break the world record in Thursday’s 200m final at the Rio Olympics. The seven-time Olympic champion qualified fastest in 19.78 seconds to edge out Canadian Andre de Grasse by two hundredths of a second on Wednesday, Xinhua news

Manchester clubs in battle for Brazilian striker Gabriel

Rio de Janeiro: Manchester United have stepped up their attempt to sign Brazilian teenage striker Gabriel Jesus as a bidding war looms with Manchester City for the Palmeiras footballer. United have offered to pay 29 million pounds ($38 million) for the 19-year-old Palmeiras striker, according to the Globoesporte news portal, reports Xinhua. The offer is


For Indian transgenders, getting a shelter home is an uphill battle

New Delhi: They are ostracised, humiliated and sneered at, and yet India’s transgender community continues to battle for their rights amid all opposition. Fida, a member of India’s first transgender group — 6 Pack Band – says the community in the Mumbai region aspires for an “ashram” of its own, but they have yet not

306th anniversary of Sirhind victory: Banda Bahadur planted seeds of Sikh State this day

Chandigarh: Even after 306 years of the battle, the date May 14 remembered in the Sikh history as Banda Singh Bhadur took control of Sirhind after the victory cry against the Mugals. Baba Banda Singh with his ill-equipped Sikh army fought against the cannons and cannons and cavalry of Mugals. After subjugating Sonepat, Samana, Shahbad,