- May 22, 2015 22:16 IST
An undertrial ex-police officer attempted to commit suicide by slitting his wrist in sub-jail on Friday, the police have claimed. The undertrial has been identified as Gulshan Veer Singh, a former assistant sub-inspector (ASI) with the Punjab police.
- May 22, 2015 08:22 IST
Watch Tanu Weds Manu Returns if you love Bollywood. And if you look down upon Bollywood, watch the Kangana Ranaut-starrer to see how entertaining the industry can be. For people outside north India, the film is an authentic portrayal of middle-class small town India. And it is funny as hell! We’d say this is a must watch.
- May 22, 2015 09:26 IST
After the National Green Tribunal extended the ban on diesel run tourist vehicles on the Leh-Manali road, the state transport department is deliberating on alternative modes of pollution-free transport in view of difficulties in ensuring CNG gas supply in Kullu.
- May 22, 2015 09:17 IST
A prominent Sikh pediatrician from Surrey, who has just returned from Nepal after helping earthquake victims, has warned against growing threat of climate change due to ongoing extraction.
- May 21, 2015 21:41 IST
After it was established beyond the shadow of a doubt that the whole affair was nothing but a false rumour, it is now the turn of the social media to come under the scanner.
- May 21, 2015 09:14 IST
Chauthi Koot, a Punjabi film based on the story by a Canadian author Waryam Singh Sandhu is competing at the Cannes Film Festival.
- May 21, 2015 10:42 IST
When the names of the Indian probables for the 2018 World Cup Preliminary Joint Qualification matches, to be played against Oman and Guam, was announced on Wednesday afternoon, it signalled the beginning of a new chapter in the burgeoning careers of both Sehnaj Singh (21) and Sumit Passi (20), as both were called to the senior national football side for the first time.
- May 21, 2015 08:20 IST
Whatever else changes in the cricket board’s corridors, its propensity to draw attention remains the same.
- May 20, 2015 22:09 IST
Each month, many a time, Deepak Nagpal's phone rings and he gets up to leave his dental clinic. He knows the task is important, too close to his heart, but unusual.
- May 20, 2015 16:56 IST
Months before we see Diljit Dosanjh in his Bollywood debut, Udta Punjab, the actor has another ace up his sleeve -- Sardaar Ji. Playing a desi ghostbuster who is called to London to exorcise a ghost from a haunted castle, Diljit meets his Juliet there, Neeru Bajwa. The twist in the tale is that the girl is the said ghost!
- May 20, 2015 15:05 IST
Carrying forward the sporting legacy of the Patiala royal family, trap shooter Ria Rajeshwari Kumari has made it to the senior national squad for the forthcoming ISSF shotgun World Championship in Italy and the World Cup in Azerbaijan.
- May 19, 2015 23:00 IST
By their power and unique ability, two girls from All-India Pingalwara Society home here have qualified for the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games to be held in Los Angeles, US.
- May 20, 2015 18:08 IST
It's hard to be in the wilderness for more than two years but Harbhajan Singh was always "very confident" of once again donning the Indian cricket team's jersey and termed his latest comeback a "fresh beginning" in a career that has spanned over 16 years.
- May 19, 2015 18:14 IST
Punjab government on Tuesday said it has renamed Attari railway station in Amritsar as "Attari Sham Singh" railway station in a tribute to the great Sikh General.
- May 19, 2015 13:29 IST
Salman Khan can't have enough of Kashmir. The star, currently shooting in the valley for Kabir Khan's Bajrangi Bhaijan, was on a tweeting spree on Tuesday, waxing eloquent on the state's majestic beauty. He backed it all up by sharing five pictures from the valley, and then did the unexpected.