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Funds under PM Kisan scheme yet to be transferred to 1.5 lakh farmers in UP

Funds under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM Kisan scheme) could not be transferred to 1.5 lakh farmers in Uttar Pradesh due to “data mismatch” and they will soon receive funds after the problem is rectified, UP Agriculture Minister Surya Pratap Shahi said Thursday.Terming the scheme as a “game changer”, Shahi said welfare schemes

Its heavyweights trailing, Chhindwara only good news for Congress in MP

Its heavyweights trailing, Chhindwara only good news for Congress in MP

Congress candidates father and son Kamal Nath and Nakul Nath are leading the race in both the Assembly bypoll as well as the Lok Sabha election respectively for the Chhindwara constituency in Madhya Pradesh. Chhindwara is the only good news for the Congress in the state, from where all its heavyweight leaders, including Digvijaya Singh,

Lok Sabha Polls: Maheshinder Grewal is Akali dal’s choice from Ludhiana

Lok Sabha Polls: Maheshinder Grewal is Akali dal’s choice from Ludhiana

DP Correspondent Ludhiana The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has announced Maheshinder Singh Grewal as its candidate for Lok Sabha elections from Ludhiana. Grewal was Advisor to former Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal in previous Government. Advocate by profession, Grewal also remained Spokesperson and General Secretary of party. The name of Grewal was cropped up as

Bhumi Pednekar talks about breaking stereotypes

Actress Bhumi Pednekar talks about breaking stereotypes

Actress Bhumi Pednekar talks about breaking stereotypes. Actress Bhumi Pednekar spoke extensively about women and breaking the stereotypes in a candid conversation with movie buffs at a special Master-class, at the ongoing International Film Festival of India 2017 on Saturday. Pednekar, ever since her debut film ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’, has captivated millions of hearts with her talent and

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Breaking: Asha Jaswal of BJP new mayor of Chandigarh

Chandigarh: Asha Jaswal of BJP is  declared as new mayor of Chandigarh on Thursday. Asha Jaswal won with 31 votes. Out of 35 members, 34 members exercised their right to vote. The posts of Senior Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayor have been captured by BJP’s Rajesh Gupta and Anil Dubey 

Fearless Dhoni & Yuvi : Yuvraj

Yuvraj Singh makes comeback, Kohli to lead Indian squad against England

Banglore: Virat Kohli will lead 15-member Indian squad in ODIs and Twenty20s against England. The five-member senior selection panel, headed by MSK Prasad announced the team on Friday evening. The three ODIs will be played at Pune (January 15), Cuttack (January 19) and Kolkata (January 22) and will be followed by the T20Is at Kanpur

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BREAKING: EC announces dates for polls in Punjab

New Delhi: The Election Commission  of India EC announced later on Wednesday the date for the assembly elections in Punjab. Single-phase polling in Punjab to be held on 4th February 2017, said Chief Election Commissioner of India, Nasim Zaidi. Counting of polls will take place on 11 March 2017. “In Punjab, the election expenses limit

14 killed, 50 injured in explosions at Pak ship breaking yard

Karachi: At least 14 people were today killed and more than 50 others injured when a series of explosions rocked an oil tanker that was being dismantled at a ship- breaking yard in Pakistan’s southern Balochistan province. The fate at least 30 workers remains unknown following the explosions at the Gadani shipbreaking yard, where more