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Malwa Region Farmers Facing Fake Seeds Problem

The Malwa region of Punjab is going through the worst phase of agriculture. Where there is a farmer committed suicide every day on one side, there is also an increase in the number of plunderers. The farmer of this belt still did not recover from the supply of artificial seeds of cotton, the practice of

Punjab Congress is facing internal revolt over nepotism

Patiala: Even as the Congress is pulling up its socks to make poll strategy to contest the forthcoming Punjab assembly elections 2017. To finalise list of its candidates for these elections on the other side Punjab Congress led by Capt Amarinder Singh facing a strong internal revolt against the issue of Nepotism as some of

Human race facing question of survival: Karan Singh

New Delhi: Flagging the ongoing unrest inKashmir and the recent instances of caste atrocities, senior Congress leader Karan Singh has underlined the “devastating” effects of violence. Speaking at the launch of a book on non violence last night, he said, “If you still have societies which preach their children hatred for other nations or other

Modi: Facing up to the threat within

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has given its guarded approval to Narendra Modi’s criticism of the cow vigilantes. Not with standing the caveat that Modi should not have said that 80 per cent of the “gau rakshaks” were fake, the endorsement marks a giant leap forward for the Hindu supremacist organisation since its note of

Punjab Languages Department facing acute financial, staff crunch

Patiala: Started in 1949 as ‘Punjabi Mehakama’ and later rechristened as Punjab Languages Department or (Punjab Bhasha Vibhag) and given work to promote the mother tongue Punjabi, these days the department is itself ailing and failing in delivering results because of acute staff and financial crunch. Just gauge the things how this department is struggling

Russia facing Rio Paralympic suspension

Moscow: The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) will decide next month whether to ban Russia from the Rio Paralympic Games. The IPC said in a statement Friday that the organisation opened suspension proceedings against Russia’s National Paralympic Committee. “The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has opened suspension proceedings against the National Paralympic Committee of Russia (NPC Russia)

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Asha Kumari has been facing rough weather in HP

Shimla: All India Congress Committee secretary and former Himachal minister Asha Kumari, who was appointed party in charge for Punjab on Sunday, has been facing rough weather in Himachal politics. The five-time MLA from Dalhousie assembly segment (earlier named Banikhet) in Chamba district, Asha Kumari (60) was convicted in a land grab case by a