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Amritsar-Birmingham flight to be extended up to Toronto: MP

  Amritsar: There is a reason for those residents of Amritsar to rejoice who either themselves have to go to Toronto or have their kith and kin based there, who have to come to Amritsar to visit them. Conceding the long-standing demand of the residents of the area, the department of civil aviation of government

Ex-Governor of MP Ram Naresh Yadav dies

Bhopal:Former Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav passed away today at a hospital in Lucknow after prolonged illness. Yadav (90) breathed his last at PGI Lucknow this morning, an official said here. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Public Relations and Water Resources Minister, Narottam Mishra have expressed grief over the demise of

MP Ravneet Bittu cautions BPL families over currency exchange

Ludhiana: Fearing deep rooted conspiracy, senior Congress leader and Member of Parliament from Ludhiana Ravneet Singh Bittu cautioned families below poverty line and suggested them to not to fall in trap of currency exchange by rich people. Slamming Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government for no arrangements made before the decision on currency notes,

Statements of 11 gunmen of MP Ravneet Singh Bitoo recorded by DGP Suresh Arora

Chandigarh: DGP Suresh Arora recorded statements of 11 gunmen of MP Ravneet singh Bitoo on chitta rawan clash at Ludhiana on the eve of

Three from MP arrested for committing thefts

Chandigarh: The Chandigarh Police have arrested three persons including a juvenile, native of Madhya Pradesh for committing thefts. They stole bags containing cash during two marriage functions in city. According to police, the accused have been identified as kingpin Bunty (27), Vishal (18) and a juvenile. All three are residents of Jatta Kheri village of

Himachal MP allocates all discretionary fund

Shimla: An MP from Himachal Pradesh on Thursday said he had allocated and utilised all his parliamentary discretionary fund in the Shimla constituency in barely two years. A total of Rs 10 crore was spent on around 350 panchayats in 500 social and economic development schemes under the Member of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD)

MP assembly to sit on August 24 to consider GST Bill

Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh assembly will convene on August 24 to consider the Constitution (122nd Amendment) (Goods and Services Tax) Bill, an official said. Principal Secretary of the state assembly A.P. Singh said on Saturday that the legislature will meet to consider the GST Bill on August 24 in continuation of the monsoon session last

21 children injured as school vehicle overturns in MP Chhatarpur (MP)

Twenty-one primary schoolstudents were today injured – eight of them seriously – when the vehicle they were travelling in overturned after being hit by a jeep near here, police said. The mishap took place at Harpalpur, 55 km from the district headquarters here, when 21 children in a tempo were on their way to RR

Muslim women beaten in MP over beef rumour

Mandsaur (MP): As policemen watched, two women were slapped, kicked and abused by a mob led by cow vigilantes at a railway station in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday. In a mobile phone video taken by one of the many spectators who did nothing to stop the attack at Mandsaur, around 350 km from state capital

2 Muslim women beaten in MP over beef rumour

Mandsaur (MP): As policemen watched, two women were slapped, kicked and abused by a mob led by cow vigilantes at a railway station in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday. In a mobile phone video taken by one of the many spectators who did nothing to stop the attack at Mandsaur, around 350 km from state capital

Panel should also summon PM: Bhagwant Mann

New Delhi: AAP MP Bhagwant Mann today said the panel, set up by the Lok Sabha Speaker to examine whether his act of filming Parliament House complex and posting it online compromised its security, should also summon Prime Minister Narendra Modi for “inviting ISI” to Pathankot airbase. In a letter to Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra

Breaking- Parliament Security Video: AAP MP Mann apologise to Speaker,removes video from Facebook

Chandigarh: After sharing the self filmed video of Parliament security, AAP MP Bhagwant Mann apologised to speaker, on Friday. Mann said that he had filmed the video with a motive to spread awareness among the

1984 Sikh Riots: CBI appeals against Sajjan Kumar acquittal, 8 Aug next hearing

New Delhi: In the case of 1984 Delhi Sikh riots, CBI (the investigation agency) and the complainant had filed an appeal against Sajjan Kumar, who was earlier acquitted from the similar charges, shall be heard together with other appeals filed by the convicts on 8, August. The case pertains to the killings of 5 Sikhs

Sidhu has quit BJP, will not return to party: Wife

Amritsar: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned from the Rajya Sabha on Monday, has quit the BJP as well and would not return to its fold, his wife said here on Tuesday. Sidhu’s wife, Navjot Kaur Sidhu, who is the sitting Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator from the Amritsar East assembly constituency and a chief

Sidhu’s resignation: ‘People don’t accept Sidhu as leader’, says Punjab CM

Chandigarh: Resignation of Rajya Sabha bjp MP Navjot Singh Sidhu sparks to the political scenario of Punjab. Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal reacted on the second political innings of Sidhu with AAP and said that residents of Punjab cannot accept the leaders without stand. He added that switching to AAP after BJP put the spotlight that

AAP defames NRIs saying them radicals, says Chandumajra

Chandigarh: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today condemned Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab convenor Sucha Singh Chhotepur for painting all NRIs as radicals and Chhotepur has no right to defame NRIs by saying them as radicals in an attempt to camouflage AAP’s funding by some radicals sitting abroad. In a statement Prem Singh Chandumajra said

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Woman in MP arrested for selling son for Rs 50,000

Bhopal: A woman in Madhya Pradesh’s Satna district sold her son for Rs 50,000 five years ago and the incident came to light when the boy managed to escape from the confines of his ‘buyers’. After her husband Narayan Barman, a labourer, died in 2011, Lakshmi found it difficult to make both ends meet while

Ravneet Bittu gets glasses from YAD to help see development works; treats activists to roses and lassi in turn

Ludhiana: In what comes across as a reply to the bangles protest on law and order organized by the District Congressmen on Friday, the Ludhiana district Youth Akali Dal activists on Saturday chose an equally symbolic way to make their point against Congress MP Ravneet Singh Bittu. The YAD activists presented a pair of glasses

Breaking- ‘Dishonoured’ at PEC, Kirron Kher to file complaint to Home Ministry

Chandigarh: High drama witnessed at the inauguration function of the newly constructed building blocks at PEC, where the Chandigarh MP Kirron Kher’s name missing. Getting offended by the act of PEC authorities, she said that she will file the complaint to Home Ministry against the management of PEC. However, she was invited as the guest

Breaking- Punjabi language to include in regional languages of NEET, demands Chandumajra

Chandigarh: A day after the Supreme Court said it will consider Centre’s plea seeking permission to hold the entrance examination for MBBS and BDS for the academic year 2016-17 in six vernacular languages — Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Assamese, Bengali and Gujarati. Member of Parliament, Prem Singh Chandumajra raised the point to include the Punjabi language