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Most Awaited Rath-Yatra Festival Commences Today

In Odisha, the most awaited biggest annual festival of Rath Yatra or Chariot Festival at Puri commences today. This is one of the most celebrated Hindu festivals of the country as well as the whole world. The famous festival that is celebrated usually in the month of June-July commences when the chariots of Lord Jagannath

‘Mela Gadri Babeyan Da’ commences

Jalandhar: The first day of “Mela Gadri Babeyan Da” at Desh Bhagat Yadgar Hall on Monday was mainly for the children as song,quiz and painting competitions for school children were held. The sole purpose was to connect them with the Independence movement of the country as subject for the competitions was ‘Patriotism’. The mela started

Chess tournament commences at Learnig Paths School

Mohali: The Learning Paths School Prise Money Chess Championship 2016, started on Saturday at the Learning Paths School School Sec 67, Mohali. The Championship is being organised by the Learning Paths School, Mohali and conducted by Chandigarh Chess Academy. A total of 175 players from different Schools of the Tri-City and neighboring states are participating

Assembly commences with tributes to 16 departed souls

Punjab Assembly’s monsoon session began on Thursday with the House paying tributes to 16 eminent personalities who passed away recently, including the wife of senior BJP leader L K Advani.As the House assembled on the opening day, Speaker Charanjit Singh Atwal mentioned about the deaths of Kamla Advani, eight freedom fighters, two former MLAs among

UT commences weeding process at Sukhna Lake

Chandigarh: UTs Engineering Department has initiated removal of weeds from Sukhna Lake. Administration was asked by High Court to submit its report on status of Sukhna Lake and remedies adopted to restore water by September 22. HC bench is likely to inspect Sukhna Lake on September 20. Sukhna Lake is losing its sheen as the

HUDA commences work on parallel bridge in Sectors 24-25

Panchkula: In order to expedite work following a massive traffic in the area, Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA) has commenced the work leading to a parallel bridge in Sector 24-25, Panchkula also with the estimate for two more which has been sent for approval to the higher authorities. The authorities have started the work related to

Lt Colonel Deol Memorial Cup commences

Minerva Academy Football Club and Chandigarh Football Club (CFC) won their matches in round-robin matches of 2nd Lt Colonel Deol Memorial Cup. Minerva defeated Minerva Sharks RC whereas CFC mauled Indian Air Force team. Giving a big shock to the team management of Indian Air Force team, scheduled to play in Durand Cup, Chandigarh Football

Lord Jagannath’s rath yatra commences

Ahmedabad: The 139th rath yatra of LordJagannath today commenced on it’s 15 km journey in the walled city here amid tight security arrangements even as lakhs of devotees queued up to have a glimpse of the deity. The chariots of the Lord Jagannath, his brother Balbhadra and sister Subhadra, commenced their journey from the 400-year-old