Senior Congress leader and Kapurthala MLA Rana Gurjit Singh on Saturday said the blame game within the Akali Dal-BJP alliance government over the drug racket was an attempt to deflect the public attention.
An odour is leaking out from the graves of the Sukhna Lake’s domesticated geese culled on December 18. For starters, neither has the UT advisor nor the inspector general of police replied to the letter sent by the secretary of Animal Welfare Board of India, C Kalyansundaram, on December 19.Writes Vikram Jit Singh
The cyber crime investigation cell (CCIC) of Chandigarh Police on Saturday booked a 24-year-old native of Patiala for allegedly uploading morphed obscene pictures of a woman on her Facebook wall.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Sucha Singh Chhotepur on Saturday said chief minister Parkash Singh Badal could not think beyond his family, as despite there being senior party leaders, he had ensured that his daughter-in-law became a minister at the Centre.
With Sukhna Lake closed for visitors following the bird flu scare, morning and evening walkers, vendors, visitors and tourists are flocking Rose Garden in Sector 16 like never before.
Coming to the aid of four-member family of an electrician that lost source of income after his death in a road accident, Motor Accidents Claims Tribunal (MACT) directed the owner of the speeding truck that mowed him down to pay Rs. 4.05 lakh as compensation.
Panchkula resident Bhavya Bansal got highest 99.91 percentile in the tri-city. Bhavya is a final year student of Computer Science Engineering, University Institute of Engineering and Technology (UIET), Panjab University.
Yami Gautam:The Bilaspur-girl, who debuted in Vicky Donor in year 2012 opposite Ayushmann Khurrana, has over 78 lakh (78, 08,150) followers according to her official Facebook page.
An online White House petition asking US President Barack Obama to raise the issues of the Sikh community during his India visit next month has attracted more than 1 lakh signatures.
The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Saturday said Punjab Congress MLA Amrinder Singh Raja Warring’s elevation as the All India Youth Congress president had exposed the double standards of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national secretary Tarun Chugh on Saturday said the Punjab Congress leaders should “gherao” their party vice-president Rahul Gandhi for his appointing Amrinder Singh Raja Warring, a man who had alleged links with drug smugglers, as president of the Indian Youth Congress.
Twitter has become an important social media tool to connect with the people. More than the masses, it's the celebrities and politicians who have been using it to connect with their fans and followers by posting 140-character messages (tweets) off and on. And these days, popularity of a person has often become synonymous to the number of followers one has on Twitter.Here we bring you some of most popular persons from the region on Twitter in 2014:
DS Dhesi is set to be the new chief secretary of Haryana as the centre has prematurely repatriated him from the central deputation. He is currently additional secretary in the ministry of commerce and also holding additional charge of chairman-cum-managing director (CMD) of Metals and Minerals Trading Corporation of India Ltd (MMTC).Deshi is 1982 batch IAS of Haryana cadre and has been on central deputation since June 2010.
A large number of Sikh and Hindu refugees from Afghanistan want to stay back in India, as the security situation in their country is not stable. Many of them, the young especially, have learnt stitching and operating computers to be self-reliant.