Apr 17

Army Recruitment at Dholewal Military Complex from April 25 onwards

Ludhiana: A recruitment rally for Indian Army for candidates from Districts Ludhiana, Moga, Rupnagar and Mohali would be held at Dholewal Military Complex, Ludhiana from April 25-May 6, 2016. In this rally, recruitment for Soldier (General Duty), Soldier (Clerk/Storekeeper Technical) and Soldier (Technical) would be held. Director Recruiting Col Kamal Kishore informed that on April

Tirath Yatra Train with more than 1000 pilgrims Flag off from Ludhiana for Sri Hazoor Sahib

Ludhiana: Under Punjab government’s Chief Minister Tirath Darshan Yatra Scheme, a special train ferrying pilgrims from Ludhiana to Sri Hazoor Sahib (Nanded) was flagged off by Ludhiana (East) MLA Ranjit Singh Dhillon from Railway Station, Ludhiana on Sunday. This train is carrying more than 1000 pilgrims and 30 officials. Ranjit Singh Dhillon said that the

Rising Pune Supergiants elect to bat against KXIP

Mohali: Rising Pune Supergiants won the toss and elected to bat against Kings XI Punjab in an IPL encounter, here today.Pune made three changes in their playing XI with all-rounder Irfan Pathan coming in place of Rajat Bhatia, Sri Lanka’s Thisara Perera replacing Mitchell Marsh while left-arm spinner Ankit Sharma replacing veteran Rudra Pratap Singh.

MI restricted to 143/8 by Gujarat Lions

MUMBAI: Mumbai Indians batting failed to click for the second time in as many home games as they were restricted to 143 for 8 by IPL debutants Gujarat Lions here on Saturday. Only two top-order batsmen opener Parthiv Patel (34 in 29 balls) and Ambati Rayudu (20 in 19 balls) managed to cross 20-run mark

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KKR post comprehensive win over Sunrisers Hyderabad

Hyderabad: Brilliant bowling by the pace duo of Umesh Yadav and Morne Morkel, followed by skipper Gautam Gambhir’s superb half-century, powered Kolkata Knight Riders to a comprehensive eight-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in their IPL match here on Saturday. The Knight Riders took early control by reducing the Sunrisers to 50 for four in 10

Ahead of Monsoon season, MC starts cleaning of Buddha nullah

Ludhiana: Ahead of monsoon season, the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation has started cleaning Buddah Nullah crossing from the areas of Jail road, near Gurudwara Gaughat,near Chand Cinema railway line and backside pulley (Ram Sharman). Areas are divided into four parts where four drag lines machines were deployed for cleaning.  Municipal Corporation Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori said that the estimate

24-year-old girl kidnapped by relatives

Ludhiana: A 24-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped by her relatives from the Koomkalan area in Ludhiana. The police have registered a case in this context. The victim was kidnapped from a shrine in the area. The complainant in the case, Paramjit Kaur, head of the shrine stated to the police that 24-year-old Ramanpreet Kaur had

Indians off to positive start at shooting World Cup

Rio de Janeiro: Indian shooters Manavjit Singh Sandhu and Kynan Chenai got off to positive starts in the men’s Trap event on the opening day of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup being held at the Olympic Shooting Centre here.In the first qualification round of the men’s Trap event on Friday, former World

Punjabi Sahit Academy to get new chief

Ludhiana: Campaigning for the elections of Punjabi Sahit Academy, one of the prestigious institutions, is in top gear and the Academy will get the new president and team on April 17. The elections for the post of president, senior vice president, vice president and board of members will be held on April 17 at Punjabi

Mishra’s 4/11 restricts Punjab to 111/9

New Delhi: Leg-spinner Amit Mishra returned with a brilliant four-wicket haul as Delhi Daredevils restricted Kings XI Punjab to a paltry 111 for 9 in their IPL match at the Feroze Shah Kotla stadium here on Friday. Mishra spun a web around Kings XI batsmen as he dismissed Shaun Marsh (13), David Miller (9), Glenn

Last-gasp dejan Lovren-winner sinks borussia Dortmund in Europa league thriller

Liverpool: Dejan Lovren scored a heart-stopping stoppage-time header as Liverpool completed an astonishing comeback to beat Borussia Dortmund 4-3 and reach the Europa League semi-finals. Held 1-1 in last week’s first leg at the Westfalenstadion, Dortmund scored twice in nine minutes through Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to take a firm grip on the tie.

Inspired India outplay Malaysia 6-1 to enter Sultan Azlan Shah Cup final

Ipoh (Malaysia): India produced an inspiring performance to outplay hosts Malaysia 6-1 in a must-win match and secure their seventh appearance in the final of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament, here on Friday.Needing a victory in their last round-robin league fixture to qualify for Saturday’s title clash, five-time winners India stamped their authority

Guj Lions beat giants by 7 Wickets

Rajkot: Gujarat Lions defeated Rising Pune Super giants by seven wickets to register their second win in the Indian Premier League, on Thursday.Faf du Plessis smashed a quick half century before Gujarat Lions pulled things back with fine death bowling display to restrict Rising Pune Supergiants to 163 for five in an Indian Premier League

Barcelona out from Champions League

Madrid: Atletico Madrid are headed to the Champions League semi-finals for the second time in three years after defeating holders FC Barcelona 2-0 in the second leg match for a 3-2 aggregate win in the quarter-final tie.French international Antoine Griezmann, Atletico’s top scorer this season, accounted for both goals here on Wednesday, reports Efe. Leading