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I am son of freedom fighter: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu wrote an open letter, in which he writes that in the both sides of the borders, tacticians are planning for the worst. Fear has been among last days, an unwelcomed guest. For some, there is no cause left doe fear- there fears have come all come true. I have seen

Asia’s first open Wildlife Sanctuary at Abohar

SUBHASH KAKKAR Ferozepur  September 18, 2017 :- The first open wildlife sanctuary of Asia, located in the residential area of Bishnoi community of Abohar sub-divisional in district Fazilka is a great example of communal harmony and love for the wild animals. There is no such example in the history that can be compared with this sanctuary .The villagers

Kidambi Srikanth got Rs.95L as prize money in 2017, highest in world

Srikanth Kidambi’s stupendous success not only hauled him back inside the top 10 of the world rankings, but also sent his bank balance through the roof. With a staggering US $147,847.50, the World No. 8 currently sits atop the list of 2017 prize money leaders, calculated at the end of the Chinese Taipei Grand Prix


Open Challenge for Sikander Singh Maluka

Sikander Singh Maluka challenge is being accepted by some social workers. A video goes viral in which these social workers said that Maluka is a very rude person who always did unjustice to people.In video, a person made allegations on Sikander Singh Maluka by saying that the he always spoke lie. As his workers always

SGPC to open six training schools’

Fatehgarh Sahib : Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee president Prof Kirpal Singh Badungar on Sunday said the committee would open six training schools.Prof Badungar who attended bhog of Sri Akand Path at Gurdwara Jyoti Swarup here, said there is need to open training schools for ‘Raghi Singhs, Dhadis, Katha Wachaks, Kavisars, Parcharaks and Sewadars’ so six

SHAREit to open its India HQ in Gurugram

Bengaluru: China-based content-sharing platform SHAREit on Saturday announced that it will set up its India headquarters in Gurugram. People use SHAREit to transfer files including photos, videos, music, contacts, apps and any other files. More than 150 million file transfers take place on SHAREit daily. “With a vast majority of SHAREit users coming from this

India aims to be world’s most open economy: PM

Tokyo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today invited Japanese investments, saying India has a huge and substantial need for finances and his government was pursuing reform policies to make the country the world’s “most open” economy. Addressing business leaders at the India-Japan Business Leaders’ Forum, he mentioned progress on GST and talked about other reforms in

Traders’ apathy open invitation to tragedy at wholesale cracker market

Ludhiana: A tragedy at the wholesale cracker market is in waiting as the department concerned has failed to take measures to check compliance of fire safety norms at the area near grain market at Jalandhar Bypass. The fire wing of the municipal corporation (MC) has so far not even inspected the area, allowing lives of shopkeepers

Tennis: Del Potro wins Stockholm Open

Stockholm: Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro defeated American Jack Sock 7-5, 6-1 in the summit clash to clinch the Stockholm Open tennis tournament at the Kungliga Tennishallen here. The 2009 US Open champion needed 76 minutes to prevail over the top ranked American player on Sunday, reports Efe. Del Potro has undergone numerous wrist surgeries

I’m open to constructive criticism: Diana Penty

New Delhi: Actress Diana Penty says she is open to constructive criticism, and would like to work on her flaws. “If somebody has constructive criticism, why not? I am open to it…Like tell me what you think, if I feel like I can work on (it) or change (it)…but there are a lot of people

JeM chief Masood Azhar asks Pakistan to ‘open the path’ for terrorism against India

Karachi: Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief and Pathankot terror attack mastermind Masood Azhar has asked the Pakistani government “to open the path” for terrorism and jihadist groups so that they can escalate their operations against

Apple to open second R&D centre in China: Report

Beijing: In a fresh move to bolster its ties with China, Apple has announced it would open a research and development centre in Shenzhen — the hardware manufacturing hub for the world, media reported on Wednesday. It is the second R&D centre in China announced by the Cupertino-based tech giant lately. “We are excited to

Himal Gusain becomes champion in open chess championship

Chandigarh: Himal Gusain got 1st position in the 25th National Youth (Under-25) Chess Championship- 2016 held at Guwahati. He scored 8 points out of 9 games. There were 67 players participated from all over India. Himal was the top seed player in the tournament. He won first 7 games in a row and then drew

‘Thithi’ to open Dharamshala International Film Festival

Dharamsala: Raam Reddys critically acclaimed Kannada film “Thithi” will open the fifth edition of the Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF), while Vetrimarans Tamil drama “Visaranai” (Interrogation) will be the closing film. DIFF, to be held from November 3 to 6 at the Tibetan Children’s Village, Dharamsala, will showcase unconventional, adventurous works that couple cinematic experimentation

Major Gaurav Arya’s open letter says, why banning Pakistani actors is the right move for India

New Delhi: Open letter by Major Gaurav Arya blasting Karan Johar, Mahesh Bhatt and the people batting for Pakistani artists has gone massively viral.Replying to Karan Johar and Mahesh Bhatt Major Arya  has written-” This conflict between India and Pakistan is not the soldier’s personal war. He is dying and killing for you and me. Imagine

BSF opens fire after suspected infiltration in Gurdaspur

Gurdaspur: After militants attacked two adjoining camps of Army and the paramilitary force in Jammu and Kashmir’ Baramulla, the BSF opened fire after suspected infiltration at Chakri post of Gurdaspur on Monday morning. A search operation was launched in the border belt of Gurdaspur district of north Punjab on Monday morning following an unsuccessful infiltration

Ghaggar bridge to be thrown open today

Derabassi: The old two-lane Ghaggar bridge near Bhankharpur on Ambala-Chandigarh Highway, having being closed for the past four days due to its repair, will be thrown open to all types of vehicular traffic from Monday morning. The bridge was opened for two-wheelers on Sunday evening. The commuters, moving towards Ambala from Chandigarh, will heave a

B-Town celebs congratulate Sania Mirza on Pan Pacific Open win

Mumbai: Celebrities from the Hindi film industry have congratulated Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza for her win in straight sets to clinch the Pan Pacific women’s doubles title.Mirza and her Czech partner Barbora Strycova thrashed China’s Chen Liang and Zhaoxuan Yang to clinch the title in Tokyo on Saturday.While actors Riteish and wife Genelia wished

Jagran Film Festival in Mumbai to open with “Road To Istanbul”

Mumbai:  The 7th edition of Jagran FilmFestival will travel to Mumbai where it will open with highly acclaimed “Road To Istanbul” on September 26 and also feature an array of popular Indian movies of recent past, providing a visual treat to cinema aficionados. The festival, after travelling to several Indian cities, will conclude in the

MC offices to remain open on Saturday and Wednesday

Ludhiana: For the benefit of general public the Municipal Corporation offices will remain open on Saturday and Wednesday despite being holidays so that public could pay their pending property tax before September 30. People who will pay property tax before September 30 will get 10 percent rebate on their total tax amount. At present, the department