- Aug 03, 2015 20:35 IST
The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the central government on a special leave petition (SLP) filed on allowing high courts to hear appeals against the judgments of the Armed Forces Tribunal (AFT).
- Aug 03, 2015 20:24 IST
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) seems to have silenced its guns to curb the growing confrontation in its Punjab unit, even as Himmat Singh Shergill, party's lost bet in the 2014 general elections, on Monday accused his colleague and Fatehgarh Sahib MP Harinder Singh Khalsa of eyeing the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) ticket for his son in the 2017 assembly polls.
- Aug 03, 2015 20:14 IST
External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj has asked the Indian high commissioner to Pakistan to visit the Sikh girl in Pakistan who has emerged as the first girl from the minority community to be among the toppers of the Class 10 exams.
- Aug 03, 2015 20:01 IST
The contractual Punjab Roadways driver, whose name has been recommended for Gallantry award for saving 76 lives during Gurdaspur terror attack, has requested the Punjab government to regularise his job so that he could sustain his family of six.
- Aug 03, 2015 18:23 IST
Bollywood actor-turned-Gurdaspur MP Vinod Khanna, who has been facing flak for not visiting his parliamentary constituency after the July 27 terror strike in Dinanagar, is expected to meet family members of the attack victims within a week.
- Aug 03, 2015 17:23 IST
Mumbai has been ranked the most expensive among nine key Indian cities for the third consecutive year, while Chandigarh bagged the best value destination for a city break in a survey released on Monday.
- Aug 03, 2015 12:47 IST
Gikki murder case: Four accused, including an Akali leader, sentenced to life imprisonment
- Aug 03, 2015 15:33 IST
SC dismisses former Haryana CM OP Chautala's appeal against conviction and 10-year jail term in the teachers' recruitment scam
- Aug 03, 2015 11:23 IST
Savneet Singh Bajwa snubbed Sehaj’s challenge 9-4 to enter the main draw in the boys’ under-16 category after winning his final qualifying round match in the AITA Talent Series tennis tournament being played at Sunrise Tennis Academy in Chandigarh Club, Sector 1, on Sunday.
- Aug 03, 2015 11:22 IST
A recent study has found that majority of the injured drivers reaching the Advanced Trauma Centre of Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, are drunk.
- Aug 03, 2015 10:56 IST
While the Centre is making tall claims about introducing high-speed trains, those travelling on Shatabdi continue to be served food with substandard quality.
- Aug 03, 2015 10:38 IST
BJP leaders, cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu and his wife, chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) Dr Navjot Kaur Sidhu, never miss any opportunity to hit out at Badals and the Shiromani Akali Dal.
- Aug 03, 2015 10:25 IST
The soles on Sher Singh’s favourite Bata loafers had worn through, and dimesize holes in his socks began to appear. So, the 38-year-old legal assistant, headed to a shoe repair in Sector 35C, where he has been going for over seven years now. Here, he meets Jagdish Ram, a second generation cobbler, who has been sitting at the same spot since 1978. “I’ve seen the city grow with my own eyes,” says the 56-year-old. The area of his small shoe-repair setup is piled high with reheeled stilettos, resoled boots and polished oxfords.
- Aug 03, 2015 09:50 IST
Human mind is a complex and super-active machine that remains busy all the time. Sometimes, it stores your experiences in its memory box, whereas at other times, it helps you visualise a rosy picture of the things to come.
- Aug 03, 2015 09:32 IST
At a remote village Kamboh on the banks of the Beas river in the Harike wetland area, Sukkho is a reputed “witchcraft expert”. Poor like Pallo, she lives with her three daughters-in-law, of whom two are pregnant, even as the family’s other children play around in poverty.