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Punjab, Haryana should hold talks on SYL canal row: Tomar

Jalandhar: BJP Punjab affairs in-charge Narendra Kumar Tomar on Monday said that Punjab and Haryana should hold ‘talks’ over Satluj Yamuna Link (SYL) canal issue for an amicable solution. Tomar accompanied by Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Vijay Sampla said that SYL case was a subject between two states and after

AAP cries foul over sops

Nation should stand by Punjab on the SYL issue: Sanjay Singh

Central Government has once again betrayed Punjab on SYL Issue: Jarnail Singh Kapuri(Patiala): To take Congress and SAD-BJP combine head-on on the contentious issue of Sutlej Yamuna Link (SYL) Canal, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today laid an indefinite “Morcha” at Kapuri Village (Origin of SYL Canal) and vowed that the party is all set to

Modi asks diaspora, first develop India

Politics should never override policy: PM to IAS officers

New Delhi: “Politics should never over ride policy.” This was the message of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to IAS officers as a young batch met him here. “The Prime Minister urged the officers to inculcate team spirit, and work towards breaking silos, in whatever capacity they serve,” a PMO statement said. “Stating that politics should

Should learn to laugh at ourselves: Bharti Singh

Mumbai: Popular stand-up comedian Bharti Singh believes that people should learn how to laugh at themselves, and not feel bad about jokes. “When I entered the contest of comedy show, I realised people are going to make fun of my appearance for obvious reasons. So, before they started doing that, I started cracking jokes on

Congressmen should wear helmets instead of Gandhi cap’

Chandigarh: Haryana’s controversial Health and Sports Minister Anil Vij on Friday said Congress leaders should wear helmets instead of the traditional ‘Gandhi cap’ in future. Vij made the comment after a bloody clash between supporters of Haryana Congress President Ashok Tanwar and former Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda at a party event here on Thursday. The

Nawaz Sharif should quit, says Imran Khan

Islamabad: Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan on Wednesday said Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif must quit over charges of money laundering.The cricketer-turned-politician justified the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf’s (PTI) decision to boycott a joint session of Parliament to discuss the Kashmir issue.”Nothing new will be achieved that was not achieved with PTI’s active participation” earlier, Khan tweeted. “But

Go to Pakistan and work there, Raj Thackeray tells Salman

Mumbai: Stepping up his attack on Bollywood superstar Salman Khan for opposing the ban on Pakistani artistes in India, MNS chief Raj Thackeray today asked him to go and work there. “Our soldiers don’t have any personal animosity with Pakistani soldiers. The bullets our soldiers face are not filmy. Salman gets up after being hit

‘Why Badals are worried about me, they should concentrate on own work’

Responding to the sarcastic remarks by Badals regarding his absence from the political ground, AAP MP Bhagwant Mann on Sunday replied, “Why Badals are worried about me, rather they should work for the people for which they were elected to.” “I was out of the political scene as I have to meet my relatives and

‘Navjot should have revealed complete truth to people’

Reacting sharply on the statement by former MP Navjot Singh Sidhu on his talks with AAP, in-charge of party’s affairs in Punjab Sanjay Singh said that Sidhu should have revealed complete truth on his talks with AAP to people of Punjab.Issuing a statement from Jhaande village, where National Convener of AAP Arvind Kejriwal is camping

Kejriwal should not hurt sentiments of Sikhs: Majithia

attewal: State Revenue and Public Relations Minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Monday asked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal not to “hurt the sentiments of Sikhs and stop playing politics of disassociating the Sikhs from Akal Takht.” He said otherwise Kejriwal will have to face the anger of the community for his “anti-Sikh” activities. Majithia was

We should be proud of our athletes: Big B

Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says weall should be proud of our athletes as they bring greatest glory to the nation.The 73-year-old actor shared his views on social media about sports and said people should understand an athlete before pointing out fingers at them.”Sport, sports people bring the greatest glory to a nation .. they need

Actresses should not shy away from taking risk: Manisha

Mumbai: Manisha Koirala has made some toughchoices in her career and she feels actresses should not be afraid of taking risks. The 46-year-old actress, who chose films like “1942:A Love Story” and “Agni Sakshi” in the early years of her career, said she wanted to make a mark as a serious actor. “Actresses should not just

India can't take Aussies lightly: Tendulkar

For good results, one should support Indian athletes: Tendulkar

New Delhi:  Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said in order to produce good results, it is important to support the Indian athletes. He said in the ongoing Rio Olympics, people should continue supporting the athletes who haven’t performed as per expectations, so that they can perform well in the future. “Some results were not

Shah Rukh should have returned, says Shiv Sena

Mumbai:Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who was detained at an American airport, should have displayed patriotic credentials and returned to India after another “insult” in the US, the Shiv Sena said here today. Observing that the “tolerant actor” goes to the US repeatedly, the Sena said if he had decided to return, it would have been

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

Kejriwal should change his name to ‘Maffiwal’, says Bhattal

Ludhiana: Taking a dig at Delhi chief Minister and national convener of Aam Aadmi party (AAP) Arvind Kejriwal, former chief minister Rajinder kaur Bhattal said that kejriwal and AAP leaders were now habitual of committing blunders and later apologies for that. Bhattal suggested that Kejriwal should change his name to “Maafiwal” as he has to

Match-fixers should be banned for life: Pak pacer Amir

Lahore: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir, who served a five-year ban for spot-fixing, on Saturday preached that match-fixers should be banned for life. Amir, who served three months in prison for spot-fixing during the 2010 Lord’s Test, will return to the same ground next month as part of the Pakistan team for the first of a