- May 25, 2015 23:38 IST
Gurnimrat Sidhu, a teacher at Oaks Park High School in Ilford, is among the 12 teachers honoured as ‘inspirational teachers’ by the University of Oxford as part of an awards scheme designed to recognise excellent teachers from state schools and colleges.
- May 25, 2015 22:11 IST
Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra has praised an Indian Sikh man who made international headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child in New Zealand.
- May 25, 2015 20:38 IST
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Monday expressed surprise over the deadlock on performing the last rites of Ashutosh, the "clinically dead" sect head of Nurmahal (Jalandhar)-based Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan (DJJS), and castigated various parties for the stands taken by them.
- May 25, 2015 16:19 IST
A West Bengal minister was caught on camera letting a police bodyguard tie his shoelace on the sidelines of a public function in Kolkata on Monday.
- May 25, 2015 16:21 IST
Scores of Congress workers on Monday protested against the alleged "anti-people" policies of the Punjab government at the Mini-secretariat at Ludhiana, during which they were allegedly lathi-charged.
- May 25, 2015 10:43 IST
With just ten more days to go before he embarks on his next challenge, Pushpinder Bharti exudes a palpable sense of expectation and nervousness.
- May 24, 2015 22:48 IST
A Sikh man from India, who made international headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child in New Zealand, has been presented with a truckload of new furniture for his sparsely decorated flat by a TV station.
- May 25, 2015 09:07 IST
The situation arising due to wheat crop damage in March/April added fuel to the already burning fire from the revised land acquisition Bill and a recommendation of a high-level committee (HLC, 2015) for restricting purchases by the FCI at the minimum support price.
- May 24, 2015 21:49 IST
Students can get their results at www.results.nic.in, www.cbseresults.nic.in, www.cbse.nic.in and also through SMS and Interactive Voice Response System (IVRS). All details are available on the CBSE website, cbse.nic.in.
- May 24, 2015 19:14 IST
The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) will declare the Class-10 board examination results on Tuesday. The PSEB will upload subject-wise percentage of students on their official website. Students can access their results on www.pseb.ac.in.
- May 24, 2015 22:40 IST
The People’s Party of Punjab (PPP) general secretary Yadwinder Singh Buttar here on Sunday joined the BJP in the presence of the BJP state president Kamal Sharma who said that this would give a boost to the saffron party in the ‘majha’ region.
- May 24, 2015 14:03 IST
A devotee was killed and 18 others were injured when a mini bus in which they were travelling overturned after colliding with a tractor trolley near Chudewal village on Sunday.
- May 23, 2015 21:47 IST
Until Wednesday afternoon, Punjab Police top brass didn't know that their discarded 'cat' Gurmeet Singh alias Pinky had again donned the khaki, using stealth and strategy akin to his exploits during terrorism in the border state.
- May 23, 2015 23:35 IST
Famous for producing world-class men pugilists, including Olympic bronze medallist Vijender Singh, Haryana's Bhiwani Boxing Club, popular as BBC, on Saturday churned out two woman champions of the sport - Savita Gothra (52kg) and Sakshi Dhanana (54kg) - who won the world junior titles at Taipei, Taiwan, while another trainee, Soniya Gothra (48kg), took the silver medal.
- May 23, 2015 19:41 IST
He is among the MLAs who list the highest number of questions in the Punjab assembly. He is also known to make most interventions in the house debates. Two-time Congress MLA Charanjit Channi attributes his activism within the assembly to his quest for gaining knowledge and putting it to practice.