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32 yrs of anti-Sikh riots: Experts, Sikh forum cry for justice

New Delhi: Government officials who neglect their duties and shut their eyes on rioters should be declared an accessory to violence, former Chief Justice of Rajasthan High Court Justice Anil Dev Singh said on the 32nd anniversary of the 1984 Anti-Sikh pogroms. Speaking at a panel discussion on ‘The legal aftermath of 1984 and the

“Amul Girl” completed 50 years (With images)

Amul Butter’s add girl has completed 50 years among the campaign started by Eustace Fernandes. Since 50 years, Amul is giving advertisement of their product using celebs faces with a social message. In 1966, Amul decided to give their account to the Advertising Agency called Advertising and Sales Promotion (ASP) to work on their ad campaign.

‘Jallianwala Bagh centenary, ‘good time’ among British regime apologise’

After 98 years Jallianwala Bagh Martyrs identified

Chandigarh: The historical moment of 13th April 1919 in Jallianwala Bagh where Reginald Edward Harry Dyer killed hundreds of unidentified Freedom Fighters with his successful plotting as a General. After 98 years of the incident, the Punjab government has given the identification to Jallainwala Bagh martyrs by mentioning their names on the statue installed at

Modi government spent Rs 36 crore on publicity to mark two years

New Delhi: The BJP-led union government may have attacked the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi for its spending on advertisements, but it spent more than Rs 36 crore on publicity and advertisements for organising the one-day “Ek Nayi Subah” show in Delhi to mark two years of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government.

Bruno Mars releases single after four years

Los Angeles: Singer Bruno Mars is back with a brand new song “24K magic”, his first single in four years. After a week of hype on social media, the 30-year-old has released the song and music video, reported eonline.com. “You can call it my first single, but I call it the invitation to the party,”

Want my film characters to live for many, many years: Deepika Padukone

New Delhi: Deepika Padukone, who will soon make her Hollywood debut with “xXx: The Return of Xander Cage” and is also one of the highest-paid actresses in the world according to Forbes magazine, says that she tries to be part of scripts that would hopefully live on for many years. Deepika, who stole hearts with her

Sukhna dries every four years, needs desilting

Chandigarh:The lake is facing serious issues like weed overgrowth, catchment inadequacy and silting that are significantly shrinking its size and depth. Silting has taken its toll and the volume of the lake has been reduced to 56 per cent of its original. The lake complex, which attracts hundreds of visitors, tourists, regular morning and evening

Couple blessed with baby girl after 20 years of marriage through IVF

Ludhiana: The prolonged wait of a couple to become parents fulfilled finally after 20 years of their marriage when they were blessed with a baby girl. The husband (50) and wife (40) belonged to Mussoorie and even after 20 years of their marriage they were unable to produce a baby.After several treatments at various hospitals they

‘Dil Se’ clocks 18 years, SRK thanks team

Mumbai: Mouthing a dialogue from his 1998 romantic-thriller, “Dil Se”, superstar Shah Rukh Khan expressed gratitude to the movie’s cast and crew as it completed its 18 years today. Directed by Mani Ratnam, “Dil Se” was a love story set against the backdrop of insurgency in North East. “The one u love the most is

CAS bans wrestler Narsingh for four years

Rio de Janeiro: Narsingh Yadav’s Olympic dream seems to have come to an end with the Court for Arbitration for Sport (CAS) upholding the World Anti Doping Agency’s (WADA) appeal against the clean chit given to him in a doping violation case. The ad hoc division of the CAS, which met here on Thursday to

Nagasaki commemorates 71 years of nuclear bombing

Tokyo: he Japanese city of Nagasaki on Tuesday commemorated the 71st anniversary of the atomic bombing that killed thousands of people towards the end of the World War II. The ceremony began at 10.35 a.m. As the Peace Bell tolled, a minute of silence was observed at 11.02 a.m., the exact time when the atomic bomb

Will put Punjab on track in five years: Capt Amarinder

Nabha: Claiming that he is ‘oath bound’ to eradicate corruption and drugs from Punjab, state Congress chief Amarinder Singh on Saturday asked people to give him “just five years to launch Punjab back on the path of progress”. “Unlike others, I am not asking for 25 years, just give me five years and I will ensure

Coalgate: Special court awards 3 yrs jail term to MD, CEO of Rathi Steel

New Delhi: Special court awards 3 yrs jail term to MD & CEO of Rathi Steel and Power Ltd and 2 yrs jail to another official in a coal scam

Ostrich relative that lived 50 mn years ago traced

New York: Analysis of fossil remains dating 50 million years represent a new species that is a previously unknown relative of the modern-day ostrich, researchers say. The bird fossils were found more than a decade ago, completely intact with bones, feathers, and soft tissues in a former lake bed in Wyoming in the US. “This

Rio results could take years to confirm – WADA

London: The incoming director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has said it could be years before the results of August’s Rio Olympics are upheld. Last week saw Australian race walker Jared Tallent belatedly awarded a London 2012 Olympic gold medal after he was promoted from silver four years ago because of a Russian

Breaking- 12-year-old murdered, body hanged in market for four hours

Faridkot: In a brutal incident, a 12-year-old boy killed and hanged his body outside a shop at village Pakhi Kalan in Faridkot. Despite getting the information, the police team reached after four hours of incident till then the body of child remain hanged outside a shop. Later the body was sent for the postmortem at civil