- Jun 02, 2015 14:33 IST
A banker by profession, Vamini Sethi wants to inspire other women to follow their dreams while delicately balancing professional and family lives. With a "can-do" attitude, she is all set to pedal across Sri Lanka for 1,200 km in nine days from June 14.
- Jun 01, 2015 14:37 IST
Microsoft Corp said on Monday its new Windows 10 operating system will be available worldwide on July 29, as a free upgrade for users of the most recent versions of Windows.
- Jun 02, 2015 10:35 IST
With Punjab and Haryana high court making registration of immigration/ travel consultants mandatory, the Punjab government now has announced June 30 as the last date for travel consultants to get registered.
- Jun 01, 2015 20:13 IST
The team of "Dil Dhadakne Do" met former Olympian Milkha Singh here on Monday. In a photograph shared by actress Priyanka Chopra on micro-blogging website Twitter, the film's cast, comprising Anil Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar, Ranveer Singh, Shefali Shah, Priyanka and director Zoya Akhtar could be seen with the Flying Sikh and his family.
- Jun 02, 2015 11:04 IST
The North Zone Cultural Centre, Patiala, under the aegis of Union ministry of culture kickstarted its three-day art exhibition in collaboration with the ‘De Novo’ group at their Art gallery at the NZCC Kalagram complex here on Monday.
- Jun 01, 2015 19:45 IST
Punjab government is all set to foray into the world of social media as part of its efforts to disseminate information about its policies and initiatives "beyond state boundaries".
- Jun 01, 2015 16:08 IST
Thousands of Sikh devotees braved an early morning drizzle and snowfall to pay obeisance at Hemkund Sahib as the sacred portals of the Himalayan shrine located at an altitude of 16,000 ft in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district were reopened today after their closure for winters.
- May 31, 2015 19:23 IST
At first glance, the façade of Sikh Heritage Model School in the main bazaar of Harchowal village in the district does not seem to be any different from 100s of such schools scattered across rural Punjab. However, the school is emerging as a pioneer of sorts as Class 3 students here use internet-enabled tablets to crack mathematical problems at a special room earmarked for the purpose.
- May 31, 2015 22:38 IST
In what could be described an instance of 'out of the box' thinking, senior officials in the state's jail department have adopted popular messaging service, WhatsApp, to supervise and monitor the functioning of jails across the state from its Chandigarh headquarters.
- May 31, 2015 18:35 IST
Gurpreet Singh secured India a fifth quota place in shooting for the Rio Olympics by finishing fourth in the Men's 10m Air Pistol final at the ISSF Shooting World Cup in Munich on Sunday.
- May 29, 2015 19:46 IST
We have to admit, it took Tanu Weds Manu Returns to make us realise just how super the Haryanvi language is. And so we asked our favourite Jat boys and girls for their favourite phrases. So here’s presenting some swag.
- May 31, 2015 12:25 IST
Last week, my father and I were driving from Chandigarh to Kasauli when our conversation, from politics, meandered to the changing times. I was of the view, that the Gen Next is more accepting about gender, race and class equality than mine, and especially my father's.
- May 30, 2015 17:09 IST
It really doesn't matter whether you are a social or a heavy smoker. If you belong to the clan, you probably know how tough it is to ditch the habit.
- May 31, 2015 10:16 IST
Srinagar is caught in a precarious situation to prevent the repeat of massive flooding in the Jhelum this year.
- May 31, 2015 09:23 IST
How do you ensure a Swachh Bharat? Simply put, how do you clean our great nation? By ensuring that you hold up a broom with a handle that makes it taller than you.