Hours before the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) picked senior party leader Arun Jaitley as its candidate from Amritsar Lok Sabha seat, threetime sitting MP Navjot Singh Sidhu had yet again rejected all alternative options and made it clear that he would not contest the LS polls at all if not fielded from the holy city.
Pakistani Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez has insisted that his team would not get 'swayed by emotions' ahead of their clash with archrivals -India in the World Twenty20 at Mirpur's Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.
For the student of military lore there’s nothing more exhilarating than attending a regimental reunion. The traditions, camaraderie, history and specific regimental culture on display are pretty much exciting.The Bihar Regiment was raised as part of the plan to extend the army’s recruiting base in order to meet wartime requirements of manpower in 1941.
Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer has reached the finals of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells in California on Saturday, closing on the title which he had won four times in the past.
Is parking a business opportunity? If you have been following the scene in Delhi’s National Capital Region (NCR), you would know that there is a project on, which when complete, will allow users to book a parking spot in premium markets online, using software that displays real-time information.
In a democracy, political authority lays down policy parameters for the military to follow. Yet in a mature democracy, consultations are carried out and expert advice sought from the military before major policy decisions related to it are taken. Writes Lt Gen Harwant Singh (retd).
Kangana Ranaut has always been hot. Those unruly tresses lining her dew-kissed face and doe-like eyes are enough to melt your heart. But here, she is on fire.Unintentionally, she wields a knife. Slowly, she cuts your heart out, looks at it longingly, and burns it. Aarish Chhabra writes
Vijay Sampla is BJP candidate from Hoshiarpur
In a surprise move, the BJP on Saturday night declared Vijay Sampla, a prominent Dalit leader from the Doaba region, as its candidate from Hoshiarpur (reserved) parliamentary seat.
Krishan Pal Gurjar has been fielded from Faridabad; Rao Inderjit Singh from Gurgaon; Rattan Lal Kataria from Ambala; Dharambir Singh from Bhiwani-Mahendergarh; Raj Kumar Saini from Kurukshetra and Om Prakash Dhankar from Rohtak.
The Election Commission (EC) will organise special camps on March 16 at all polling stations in Punjab to help left-out eligible voters register themselves
Rejecting the three local contenders - two former MPs and the city unit chief - the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday declared 58-year-old actor Kirron Kher, the quintessential Bollywood mummy, as its candidate from Chandigarh.
The four-day annual youth festival of Panjab University (PU) 'Jhankaar 2014' will start on Wednesday.
BJP fields Arun Jaitley from Amritsar