- Jan 28, 2015 22:31 IST
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Wednesday directed the excise and taxation commissioner, Punjab, to take a decision on resolutions of 60-odd gram panchayats of the state seeking ban on the closure of liquor vends in their areas of jurisdiction.
- Jan 28, 2015 22:22 IST
Other than the four assembly seats where the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) candidates are contesting, (out of total 70 assembly constituencies), the BJP wants the SAD to focus on 18 other constituencies which has high Punjabi and Sikh population.
- Jan 28, 2015 21:42 IST
Tibet Action Institute-a group working on digital security- organised screening of a new documentary film on China's unrelenting cyber attacks on the exile community.
- Jan 28, 2015 21:15 IST
More than 2,000 Bhakhra Beas Management Board (BBMB) labourers organised a rally under the banner of Himachal Kisan Sabha and Center of Indian Trade Union (CITU) in Mandi on Wednesday
- Jan 28, 2015 21:09 IST
Former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said on Wednesday a few overzealous government officials were "exceeding their brief" to "prove their personal loyalty to the regime". Talking to reporters at his official residence, he said: "Officials should not work to appease a few people. The present government is engaging in a political vendetta. They are setting up the guidelines for governments to come in the
- Jan 28, 2015 20:43 IST
State Bank of India (SBI) on Tuesday launched Telebanking Services Phase-III in Chandigarh.
- Jan 28, 2015 20:35 IST
In a unique judgment, the state consumer disputes redressal commission, Chandigarh, has held that the consumer cannot be made to suffer on account of alleged disputes between directors of a company and their inter se claims.
- Jan 28, 2015 20:28 IST
Students of the department of English at Post Graduate Government College, Sector 11 (boys), visited Panjab University (PU) radio station, Jyotirgamaya 91.2, on Wednesday.
- Jan 28, 2015 20:21 IST
A 210 kilowatts peak (kwp) rooftop solar photovoltaic power plant, an initiative of the society for renewal energy, science and technology, Chandigarh, was inaugurated by local member of Parliament (MP) Kirron Kher at Post Graduate Government College, Sector 46, on Wednesday.
- Jan 28, 2015 19:59 IST
Life becomes more beautiful when you find someone who is passionate about the same things as you. In this year’s BOBMC Rider Mania at Ropar, many such people, be it couples or parents and children, spoke about their common love for riding to HT City.
- Jan 28, 2015 19:14 IST
To say ‘women break into yet another male bastion’ is a rather cliché statement nowadays. However, some niches of mainstream society such as bike riding are still male-dominated.
- Jan 28, 2015 16:45 IST
About 41 kg of heroin with street value of over Rs 200 crore was seized by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence near Amritsar district in Punjab and one person was arrested in this connection.
- Jan 28, 2015 16:11 IST
Freezing cold waves swept Amritsar in Punjab on Wednesday as the minimum temperature plummeted to minus 1 degree Celsius with several other parts of Punjab and Haryana also reeling under biting chill.
- Jan 28, 2015 15:56 IST
It was a cold, foggy morning. Rain fell in sprays but it couldn’t dampen our spirits. My heart beat a trifle nervously as it is wont to whenever things are to happen the first time. It happens to everyone, this nervousness. But generally I am the one for whom the tag of the faint-hearted is reserved. Finally, the moment arrived. The road resounded with my footfall, though much fuss was created earlier to keep the path blocked for me.
- Jan 28, 2015 14:53 IST
Himachal hydro power project fire: Two HPSEBL officials suspended.