In a bid to strengthen state’s academic and strategic educational ties with Canada, Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday flagged off an 18-member delegation to Canada.
On a daylong visit to J-K, Narendra Modi announced a slew of measures, including a special package of Rs745 crore from the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund on Thursday, for the flood-affected people in the state.
A function to pay homage to Param Veer Chakra (PVC) awardee Late Subedar Joginder Singh of Mahla Kalan village in the district was held at the War Memorial in the court complex here on Wednesday.
Security has been beefed up here and across the Valley as separatists called for a general strike on Thursday against the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Police and paramilitary forces have been deployed in strength and are conducting random checking of vehicles at dozens of places in the city and elsewhere, a senior police officer said.
After getting the right to exercise their franchise in the Indian political system, Tibetans in exile can now start their own enterprises.
Pakistan will 'feel the pain' of 'adventurism' if it persists with ceasefire violations, India warned on Tuesday as it said the country now has 'sword' along with "shield" which existed earlier.
Haryana on Wednesday notified the sale of government stock (securities) of 10-year tenure for an aggregate amount of Rs 750 crore (nominal).
In the case of alleged abduction of proclaimed offender Sumedh Gulati, suspended inspector general of police Gautam Cheema has claimed that he did not visit the police station concerned on the night of the incident.