Considering the gravitational pull under a cozy blanket in winters, I compulsively put two alarms to make sure that I jump out of bed before time. My coffeemaker, washing machine and microwave were conveniently put on timer the night before as I didn't want to venture out late the next morning.
It was a jittery moment for an Independent and a Congress canddiate when the poll results showed both of them securing equal number of votes at the ward number 15 of Doraha on Wednesday.
Smugglers on the Pakistan border are now using chopped logs of wood to push narcotics across into India.
The worldwide organisation, World Cancer Care (WCC), will help promote the cultivation of broccoli, an edible green plant in the cabbage family, with the help of Punjab agriculture department, to fight the spread of cancer in the state.
Nine fresh swine flu cases have detected at Kashmir's main tertiary care hospital Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Srinagar, taking the number of H1N1-infected people to 181 since Oct 2014.
Though we know that salvation for our soul lies within us, we try to find it outside. From time immemorial, human beings have tried to follow one or the other religious leader on the path to salvation.
It was the early 1960s when a young Dr JS Chopra, practising neurology in a hospital in the UK, happened to meet his former teacher Dr PN Chuttani in an elevator in London. In the brief encounter, Dr Chopra expressed his desire to return to India.
Women safety has been a nationwide topic of debate. In order to curtail such issues, a mobile application called Smart 24X7 App, also known as Raksha, was launched by the Chandigarh police nearly a month ago.
A 17-year-old son of deputy commissioner (DC) of Fazilka committed suicide at his Sector 8 residence in Chandigarh on Wednesday.
Traffic along 300-km Jammu-Srinagar has been suspended on Wednesday following landslides at many places. Flights have also been affected. According to the traffic police officials landslides have been reported at Panthal, Gangroo, Nashri and Ramban.
There's uncertainty over the reallocation of Jharkhand's Pachwara mine to Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL), and so the coal supply to the state-owned power plants in Rupnagar, Bathinda and Lehra Mohabbat also looks doubtful after March 31.
A US jury has indicted a local man (55) on hate crime charges for calling a Sikh man “Osama” and then injuring him severely by hitting him with his truck last year.
Chris Gayle could barely believe it when the first ball he faced crashed into his pad, because he knew he needed a lucky break to reverse a run of bad form.
The Sikh community is providing free meals to the homeless across the UK as a part of their religious duty enshrined by Guru Nanak more than 500 years ago.
Passport applications of those wanting to go for Haj pilgrimage will be accepted through walk-in mode at all Passport Seva Kendras in Ambala, Ludhiana and Chandigarh till March 15.