Punjab CM Amarinder Singh slams Navjot Sidhu for hugging Pakistan Army chief

The Punjab CM stated that everyday Indian soldiers are getting killed and it was wrong for Sidhu to hug Pakistan army chief


PM congratulates Usman Buzdar on election as CM Punjab

ISLAMABAD, Aug 19 (APP):Prime Minister Imran Ahmed Khan Niazi Sunday congratulated Sardar Usman Ahmed Khan Buzdar on his election as the Chief …


Chandigarh: Club manager among 12 booked for ‘misbehaving’ with guests

The Zirakpur Station House Officer, Inspector Pawan Kumar, said that they booked Kapoor and his unidentified accomplices and initiated further action.<p>…

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6 Killed As Wall Collapses In Punjab

Six labourers died and five others were injured after the wall of an under-construction rice sheller collapsed today.<p><b>Chandigarh:</b><p>Punjab Chief Minister …


Punjab: Under the same roof at Barnala village, Kejriwal, Khaira act like strangers

Arvind Kejriwal along with Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia were in Pandori Sunday to attend the bhog ceremony of father of AAP MLA Kulwant Singh …

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Book Now: INR 30000 India - Sydney Roundtrip tickets

This morning I put out what I think was a pretty good fare deal for India to Sydney Business Class fares at INR 1 Lakh only. Now, there seems to be …

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No alliance with Congress, says Arvind Kejriwal in Punjab

Kejriwal, while answering a question whether his party will ally with the Congress for next year’s Lok Sabha polls, said, “There will be no alliance …

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Patiala police arrests two leaders on charge of smuggling liquor

The SSP said that both the accused were present in a godown at Paher Kalan village and loading the liquor boxes in their car bearing Haryana …

North India

Punjab uses mobile app to distribute 13 lakh saplings

Chandigarh, Aug 19 (IANS) Punjab, the first state in India to launch a mobile app 'i-Hariyali' to supply free saplings, has provided 13 lakh saplings …


Six Labourers Die, 5 Injured in Wall Collapse in Punjab

Around 10-15 labourers were working on the under-construction rice sheller site at Lakhanpur village which collapsed suddenly.<p><b>Fatehgarh Sahib</b> …


Insurance firm penalised for rejecting dengue treatment claim

The forum observed that the complainant was diagnosed and treated for dengue and decline in platelets. “It has no connection with hypertension at …


Kerala floods: Congress MLAs, MPs in Punjab to donate a month’s salary

A government statement said the decision follows a directive from AICC president Rahul Gandhi to all Congress MPs and MLAs across the country to give …

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In flood-hit Kerala, Sikh volunteers set up langar to feed 3,000 people

The volunteers, who reached Kochi on Friday, organised langar for the flood-hit people with the help of Gurudwara Singh Sabha, Thevara.<p>Written by | …


Haryana govt. orders revenue assessment of damaged crops

Updated: August 18, 2018 23:40 IST<p>Chandigarh, August 18, 2018 23:40 IST<p>Updated: August 18, 2018 23:40 IST<p>more-in<p>The Haryana government has ordered …


Punjab CM visits Vajpayee's residence

New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday visited the residence of the late former Prime Minister Atal Bihari …


AAP’s Punjab unit initiates talks with dissenting group to end infighting

In a bid to end infighting, the AAP’s Punjab unit’s has initiated talks with the dissident group of legislators led by Sukhpal Khaira.<p>AAP Dirba MLA …


August 18 |06pm Headlines: Imran Khan takes oath as PM, PTI's Punjab CM nominee paid blood money

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Punjab: In bid to boost results, govt cuts English syllabus by 40 per cent for class 10th

English, along with social studies (SS), are the subjects in which the students in the state have been failing the most. In Punjab, education …


Punjab Food Safety Teams conducts raids in many districts, huge quantity of spurious milk seized

Following a tip-off, a raid was conducted at a cheese manufacturing unit in Samrala village of Ludhiana district yesterday, and a huge quantity of …

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Man held for taking bribe allegedly on behalf of IGP

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday said it has arrested a person in Punjab while demanding and accepting a bribe of ₹10 lakh allegedly on …


Air Force Evacuates Injured French Bikers From Leh

A request was extended by the Embassy of France at New Delhi to evacuate the patient to Chandigarh or Delhi as she suffered serious head injuries and …


Rahul Gandhi has no lust for power, just wants to promote youth: Punjab minister Singla

Speaking at Democracy Wall, the PWD minister admits there are ‘leakages’ in the construction sector that need to be fixed.


Men who claimed attack on Umar Khalid fail to surrender

The two men, who identified themselves as Darwesh Shahpur and Naveen Dalal, had said in the video that the attack on Khalid outside Constitution Club …

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Punjabi diaspora welcomes new flights connecting Australia and Amritsar

The Punjabi community living in Australia has welcomed the launch of Air Asia’s new flight services to the holy city of Amritsar in India.<p>With the …


Dadumajra dumping: Million metric tonnes of waste to be cleared through scientific mining

The total area of the land under MC’s possession is about 45 acres at Dadumajra. Out of this, about 20 acres are occupied with 10 m to12 m high open …


India’s poet-PM signs off

Global law firm comes to the rescue of Indian ponzi scheme victims<p>The scheme involved the Pearls group of companies and its founder Nirmal Singh …


Old-style ATM kiosks helped Romanians install skimming devices, say police

The shape of the card readers in these kiosks was such that skimming devices can be installed easily.<p>Written by |<p>Investigators, probing the …

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8 box office records destroyed by Akshay Kumar’s Gold, John Abraham’s Satyameva Jayate | bollywood

The year 2018 has seen many big box office surges till now -- Padmaavat, Sanju and Baaghi 3 being just a few -- but Akshay Kumar’s Gold and John …


The Life and Restaurants of Celebrity Chef Vikas Khanna

Buckle up because you're about to go on an extraordinary journey and witness the magic of celebrity chef Vikas Khanna.<p>August 16, 2018<p>An Indian …

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WATCH | Will Dhawan Get Another Chance to Restore His Floundering Fortunes?

| Updated: August 17, 2018, 8:49 AM IST<p>Ever since his Test debut in 2013 against Australia, India opener Shikhar Dhawan has been in the news for his …

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