- Apr 18, 2015 15:41 IST
It was in Ladakh, a few kilometres from Leh, at the Pathar Sahib Gurdwara that the Gurbani mool mantra sounded the most evocative to me.
- Apr 18, 2015 14:38 IST
Haryana as a seperate state came into existence in 1966, before which it was a part of the Punjab province. But, it has a rich lineage and has a number of historical sights spread all over.
- Apr 18, 2015 13:51 IST
If you happen to visit Punjab, there are chances that you would end up visiting only famous sites, including Golden Temple, Wagah Border, etc. But there are important places in Punjab that embraces one of the most important chapters of Indian history. So on World Heritage Day here we list five places that one should visit in the state.
- Apr 18, 2015 11:34 IST
To keep monkey menace under check on its campus, Panjab University (PU) has decided to take the help of ultrasound repellents on pilot basis.
- Apr 18, 2015 11:26 IST
As the April 30-deadline set by the UT adviser for a revamp of Sector 17 is less than two weeks away, traders have started an awareness drive among them on removal of irregularities after meetings with top officials.
- Apr 18, 2015 10:46 IST
Hockey Punjab defeated Services Sports Control Board 4-1, while Hockey Himachal thrashed Hockey Chhattisgarh 3-0 on the fourth day of the 5th Junior Men National Hockey Championship Division A being played in Mysore, Karnataka, on Friday.
- Apr 18, 2015 10:28 IST
Making it clear that the 'Most Expensive Player' tagline doesn't create any pressure on him, out-of-favour India veteran Yuvraj Singh said that he "didn't tell anyone to give him" the money that he commanded at the IPL cricket tournament's auctions earlier this year.
- Apr 18, 2015 10:07 IST
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) volunteers along with residents of Chandikotla village protested outside the office of the chief engineer, power department, in Sector 5 on Friday against frivolous electricity bills.
- Apr 18, 2015 10:02 IST
Whenever I am on my own, the trees, plants, flowers and birds occupy a major part of my thoughts as my affinity for them knows no bounds.
- Apr 18, 2015 00:25 IST
After a ban in Punjab, the screening of the controversial film, Nanak Shah Fakir, was also banned in Chandigarh, hours before its release on Friday.
- Apr 18, 2015 00:20 IST
In a fresh twist to the ongoing trial of the murder of Manisha Singh Thakur, 20, daughter of Sector 22-based Nukkar Dhaba owner, who had died of drug overdose, her family has now moved application seeking murder charges against the accused. Through an application moved before the court on Friday, victim's father Joginder Singh through his counsel, Munish Dewan, submitted that accused Dilpreet Singh, 22, used to threaten Manisha of eliminating her, as was revealed through the data retrieved from her mobile phone.
- Apr 18, 2015 00:08 IST
In a country awash with bans and closed mindsets, making a religious film is a challenge in itself. Before one knows it, there are too many rules, too many perspectives on religion to let the visual medium depict history with a creative licence.
- Apr 17, 2015 23:24 IST
Here are 10 such 'heritages' from the region which have been utterly neglected and it would be wise to visit them before they completely collapse.
- Apr 17, 2015 21:50 IST
Academic administrators of Panjab University (PU) affiliated colleges on Friday discussed the important aspects of Rashtriya Uchhatar Shikha Abhiyan (RUSA) at the Academic Staff College in PU, on Friday.
- Apr 17, 2015 19:55 IST
The greatness of some celebrities certainly can never be put into words. Veteran Punjabi film comedian Mehar Mittal, 81, is one among them.A man who not only ruled Punjabi cinema at one point but also gave birth to unlimited laughter through his comic roles in a variety of films between early seventies and mid-nineties.