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Punjab government's efforts to provide world heritage status to historical buildings

Punjab government’s efforts to provide world heritage status to historical buildings

The Punjab government is making efforts to grant the title of the historical heritage of the Patiala royal family to Qila Mubarak and Shish Mahal as World Heritage . This was followed by a team of UNESCO visiting these historic monks. On the occasion, the cultural minister of Punjab Navjot Sidhu also attended the team.The

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Efforts on to make Hindi an official language of the UN: Govt

New Delhi: Efforts are on to make Hindi one of the official languages of the United Nations and popularise the language the world over, the government said today. “The government continues its efforts in popularising Hindi worldwide and for the acceptance of Hindi as one of the UN official languages. “In this regard, one significant

Will focus deportation efforts on criminals: Trump

Washington: US President-elect Donald Trump said he will deport undocumented immigrants who have “criminal records,” a policy that is expected to affect between 1-3 million people. Trump discussed his plans during an interview with the CBS program “60 Minutes” that will air on Sunday night, Efe news reported. “What we are going to do is

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

Pacer Thakur’s efforts go in vain as Aussies wrest advantage

Brisbane: Shardul Thakur sent the selectors who dropped him from the Test squad against New Zealand a message by picking up three wickets for 71 runs though his effort went up in smoke as Australia A took a handsome 150-run lead against India A in Brisbane on Friday. Replying to India’s first innings score of

No compromise on Karachi peace efforts: Pakistan PM

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the Karachi operation, which will complete its three years next month, was not going to end any time soon and there would be no compromise on efforts aimed at restoring peace to the city. He promised that there would be no delays in the release of

MEA’s last minute efforts saved Gurdeep from execution in Indonesia

                                    Photo by Harish Sharma Jalandhar: It was a miracle of sorts, when death row convict Gurdeep Singh (48) from Jalandhar was saved at the last moment in Indonesia at around 12.40 am. Gurdeep’s family who were facing

Making all efforts for release of abducted Indians in Nigeria: Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi: India is making all efforts to secure the release of two Indians abducted from Gboko, a town in the Benue state of north-central Nigeria, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Sunday. The Minister also thanked Indian envoy in Abuja for repatriation of 11 Indians, who were released after languishing in a Nigerian