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Situation is under control at Haryana and Punjab

Situation is under control at Haryana and Punjab

Situation is under control at Haryana and Punjab. After 15 years of rape case against Dera Sacha Sauda Chief, yesterday Panchkula CBI Court declared him convicted , goons of rapist Baba Ram Rahim made a fierce hatred. In the violence in Haryana and Punjab, so far 31 people have died, while more than 250 are

Effort to Control Fire In Nearby Forests Of Vaishno Devi

Vaishno Devi near Aadhar Camp Katra fire spread to five kilometers in the forests of Himkoti near Katra Yesterday. In addition to firefighting and forest department, the employees of Vaishno Devi Shrine Board tried to control the fire all night, but they have not got success in it yet.According to sources, this fire started from

Women are labelled as bossy if they are in control: Zoya

Mumbai: Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar says peopleare quick to label a woman as “bossy” if she is leading a team. The 44-year-old filmmaker believes people appreciate authoritarian men but have negative things to say about women who have a strong hold. “When we talk of sexism, you’re always judged if you’re a woman and you’re in

Efforts to control tobacco to be showcased in World Conference in Liverpool

Chandigarh: Punjab government’s efforts to control Tobacco/Nicotine will be showcased in the World Conference to he held in Liverpool, UK from October 26 to 29. Two oral presentations and two poster presentations submitted by the Health Department has been accepted for the conference, informed Health Minister Surjit Kumar Jyani. He also said that Dr Rakesh

Ensure tobacco control on ground

The ban on the sale of loose cigarettes and the mandatory registration of retailers of tobacco products has finally come into effect in the hill state. The Governor issued notification on Himachal Pradesh Prohibition of Sale of Loose Cigarettes and Beedis and Regulation of Retail Business of Cigarette and Other Tobacco Products act, 2016 earlier

Kohli century puts India in control on first day of 3rd Test

Indore: Test skipper Virat Kohli ended his brief drought of big runs with a brilliant unbeaten century to guide India to 267/3 at stumps on the opening day of the third and final Test against New Zealand at the Holkar stadium here on Saturday. Kohli, who last scored a century against the West Indies in

Bhuvneshwar wrecks New Zealand with fifer, India in control

Kolkata: Pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s devastating five-wicket haul after a late batting blitzkrieg put India firmly in command as they reduced a hapless New Zealand to 128 for 7 on the rain-hit second day of the second cricket Test here. The Indians, resuming at 239/7, produced a purposeful batting performance in the morning session with Wriddhiman

‘Quitting alcohol easier than trying to control drinking’

London:People who aim to quit drinking entirely are more likely to achieve this goal if they are treated by a care provider who advocates total abstinence, a new study has claimed. Those who wish to learn to drink in moderation are not as successful, even when they are treated by a care provider who works

SPV to take control of powers from MC

Chandigarh: Smart City project gets rolling as the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) constituted to undertake the various developmental projects is all set to launch its new office. SPV will also take control of the powers from MC to initiate the works. The SPV is likely to start working from new office in Sector 17 within

Take preventive steps to control dengue: HC

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday directed all civic agencies of the national capital to take preventive steps to control dengue.A division bench of Chief Justice G. Rohini and Sangita Dhingra Sehgal issued notice to the Delhi government and all the civic agencies of the city and asked them to file their response

UT to adopt wireless smart traffic signal control system

Chandigarh: UT Administration will soon adopt wireless smart traffic signal control system to regulate traffic flow on the main roads of city. An official from Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS) gave presentation of the project at UT Secretariat on Tuesday. M Ramshekher, former IAS officer, representing DIMTS gave presentation in presence of UT Adviser,

Smart’ tattoo that can remotely control smartphone

New York:A group of Ph.D. students from the MIT Media Lab and researchers from Microsoft Research have come up with a temporary tattoo with which you can control your smatphone. The wearable can turn into a touchpad to remotely control your smartphone, or share data using NFC (Near Field Communication). The technology is called DuoSkin

BP control may reduce premature death in kidney diseases

New York: A stringent blood pressure control regime may reduce the potential risk of early death among individuals suffering with chronic kidney disease, revealed a study. The study’s findings, published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, show that having a lower blood pressure target than the current recommended goal of 140/90 mm

PAU making all-out efforts to control whitefly: V-C Baldev Dhillon

Stressing his words on ‘whitefly incidence’ here on Friday, Dr Baldev Singh Dhillon, Vice-Chancellor, Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) and Head, Inter-state Monitoring Committee on Whitefly, said that the University scientists and the State Department of Agriculture were making all out efforts to control whitefly. He stated, “We expect we can manage whitefly incidence.” In Khuian

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JE placed under suspension for not attending calls at flood control room

Ludhiana: The MCL Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori has suspended a Junior Engineer (B&R) Jagroop Singh  for his negligence in duty on Saturday morning. The JE Jagroop Singh was supposed to attend the phone calls at Flood Control Room but he failed to perform the duty and did not receive the phone despite the fact that was

Facebook decides to give Mark Zuckerberg full control

San Francisco: Facebook has approved the creation of 5.7 billion new shares of Class C stock that will keep its CEO Mark Zuckerberg in control as long as he is associated with the social networking giant. The decision, taken at its annual shareholders’ meeting on Monday, will help Zuckerberg keep voting control and allow him

A tale of police control room No ‘100’

Ludhiana: If you need help in help in an emergency, don’t rely on Police Control Room No 100 as the emergency number will not help you out. During the evening hours, number 100 number remains out of service and the people in need of police help have to face tough time. Though the cops also

US presidents’ actions on gun control

Washington: US President Barack Obama on Monday once again called the nation’s attention to the pressing problem of gun violence following the mass shooting in a gay nightclub in Orlando city, Florida, which left 50 people killed and 53 injured. Until the end of 2015, Obama had made 15 public statements condemning gun violence and