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16-Nov-2018 Chandigarh

Media playing important role in nation building : Acharya Devvrat

Addressing the media persons on the occasion of foundation day of Indian Journalists Welfare Forum and National Press Day at Haryana Bhawan, Chandigarh today, Governor Acharya Devvrat said that  media has always played an important role in nation building....

16-Nov-2018 Chandigarh

Vedas have power to guide society : Acharya Devvrat

The two-day national conference on the theme "the tradition of Vedic studies in Pubjab and Vedic Social Values" organised by Dayanand Chair for Vedic Studies, Punjab University Chandigarh in association with Maharishi Sandipani Rashtriya Ved Vidya Pratishthan...

15-Nov-2018 Chandigarh

‘Rang Panjab’ is the story of Love, Courage and Faith

Punjab has witnessed ups and downs throughout its history. From a glorious past filled with rich cultural heritage to a present mired with drugs and youth going astray, Punjab and its people have seen it all. But just like the history of every nation and place,...

11-Nov-2018 Chandigarh

‘Hello Friends’ listen to B Jay Randhawa’s latest track

B Jay Randhawa is a storehouse of energy, love, and positivity. He is probably one of those singers has the perfect combination. His charming and pleasant personality has stolen the hearts of his fans, especially girls. The singer entered the world of...

06-Nov-2018 Chandigarh

All three major parties in Punjab hit by the 'apology' bug

Politics in Punjab is in "apology" mode these days. The three major parties in the state -- the ruling Congress, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) -- have been bit in one way or the other by the apology bug.The SAD is, perhaps, the most...

05-Oct-2018 Chandigarh

Acharya Devvrat stresses on adopting healthy life style

While inaugurating 28th Annual Conference of the Indian Association of the Surgical Gastroenterology organized by Division of surgical gastroenterology department of surgery, PGIMER, Chandigarh on Thursday evening, Governor Acharya Devvrat stressed on adopting...

30-Sep-2018 Chandigarh

Making Rafale details public non-practical : Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday that the opposition was making a non-practical demand of making public the details of the Rafale jet deal with France over corruption charges.Accusing the opposition of trying to mislead the people, Rajnath...

15-Aug-2018 Chandigarh

Big FM and Robinhood Army join the cause of Freedom from Hunger

"Hunger knows no friend but its feeder". This Independence day  BIG FM No.1 radio station of the tricity and India’s largest private radio network, known for its innovative programming and concepts and Robinhood Army, an organization working globally towards...

11-Aug-2018 Chandigarh

4 More Cops Named In 2015 Behbal Kalan Firing Incident FIR

Acting on the recommendations of the Justice (retd.) Ranjit Singh Commission, the Punjab Police has included the names of 4 police personnel in the FIR registered in 2015 in the Behbal Kalan firing incident.The names of PPS Officers, Charanjit Singh (then SSP...

08-Aug-2018 Srinagar

Dr. Hina chairs Zonal Review Meeting on PMEGP

To review implementation of Prime Minister’s Employment Gene-ration Programme (PMEGP) in  North Zone a review meeting was conducted today under the chairmanship of Dr HinaShafiBhat, North Zone Chairperson (NZ), KVIC at Chandigarh.Besides, Dy. Chief...

06-Jul-2018 Chandigarh

Women Commission Chairperson Meets Sushma Swaraj

Chairperson of Punjab State Women commissionManisha Gulati met with External affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi. She raised the issue regarding plight of women sufferings due to betrayals and exploitations by NRI grooms with Union Minister and urged for...

23-May-2018 Chandigarh

‘Carry On Jatta 2’ is all set to take you on a giggle fest

Once there was a time when not much importance was given to the comedy films and only comedy series were made. But, the movie that changed the scenario of comedy in Pollywood ‘Carry On Jatta’ is coming back after six years with its blockbuster sequel ‘Carry...

10-May-2018 Chandigarh

Social Media ‘Queen’ Swati Chauhan is ruling young hearts

Opened up your social media and saw a pretty lady creating ripples with her dance moves and cute expressions? Don’t know who this cute little dame is? Well, this lady is Shimla based Swati Chauhan, who has caught the fancy of the netizens. Swati has become...

01-May-2018 Chandigarh

Chandigarh-Punjab Union of Journalists Forms Human Chain On May Day

The Chandigarh-Punjab Union of Journalists (CPUJ) organized a rally at Sector – 17 Plaza to mark the May Day and to recall sacrifices of the people who gave up their lives for the cause of working class. On this occasion a large number of journalists formed...

11-Apr-2018 Chandigarh

Manmohan Singh donates 3,500 books to Panjab University

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has donated 3,500 books from his personal library to his alma mater Panjab University (PU) here, a university official said on Wednesday.Singh, who was here on Wednesday, announced his wish to donate the books.University...

15-Mar-2018 Chandigarh

92.7 BIG FM Is Back With The 6th Edition Of Big Chandigarh Marathon

92.7 BIG FM, one of India’s largest radio networks, is all set to host  “BIG Chandigarh Marathon Season 6", a mega sports event scheduled to be held on 1st April 2018. The theme based marathon this year will promote the message of making Chandigarh a...

04-Mar-2018 Chandigarh

Reform, perform and transform, Venkaiah Naidu tells universities

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday asked universities in the country to reform, perform and transform in order to become centres of excellence.Addressing students and faculty of Panjab University (PU) at its 67th Convocation here, Naidu said that...

01-Mar-2018 Chandigarh

Traders Celebrate Tilak Holi with Mayor of Chandigarh at Sector 17

Members of Chandigarh Traders Association assembled in the office of their President Sh. Kamaljit Singh Panchhi at Anand Complex Sector 17 Chandigarh to celebrate Tilak Holi with Sh. Davesh Modgil, Mayor, Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh. Instead of wasting...

28-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

India proud of braveheart Neerja Bhanot : Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday praised city braveheart flight purser Neerja Bhanot, saying the country was proud of her."There is a long list of women achievers from Chandigarh. But if I have to take one name I will mention Neerja Bhanot," said Kovind...

27-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

Aviation multi-skill development centre launched in Chandigarh

The central government on Tuesday launched what it said was first-of-its-kind Aviation Multi-Skill Development Centre (MSDC) in Chandigarh, official sources said.The centre, a corporate social responsibility initiative of the Airports Authority of India...

26-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

Entrepreneurship needs to be in the system – Vivek Atray

Confederation of Indian Industry’s Young Indians (Yi) Himachal Chapter organised Entrepreneurship and Innovation Summit with the theme ‘Cultivate the Cult’ at GGDSD College, here today.Mr Vivek Atray, IAS Retd., Author & Motivational Speaker shared his valuable...

20-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

Abdul Haq Khan meets Kashmiri students in Chandigarh University

On the directions of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, Minister for Rural Development Panchayat Raj, Law and Justice, Abdul Haq Khan today met J&K students in Chandigarh University Chandigarh to get the firsthand account of the issues being faced by the...

19-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

I-League: Minerva look to get back to top with win over Gokulam

After suffering a defeat at home to East Bengal, Minerva Punjab FC will look to come back to winning ways and get closer to the I-League silverware when they take on seventh-placed Gokulam Kerala FC at the Tau Devi Lal Stadium here on Tuesday.Gokulam are in...

17-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

Attacks aftermath:Kashmiri students form Union in Chandigarh

In wake of increased attacks of Kashmiri students in different parts of India, the students from Kashmir Valle have come together and have formed a Union in Chandigarh that will be called Kashmir Students Union (KSU). “In wake of recent attacks, we have...

13-Feb-2018 Chandigarh

Modi government has no 'economic mind': Sharad Yadav

Former Janata Dal (United) Rajya Sabha MP Sharad Yadav, who is all set to float a new political outfit, hit out at the Narendra Modi government on Tuesday, saying it has no 'economic mind' and the country is witnessing an undeclared emergency."One emergency...

26-Jan-2018 Chandigarh

Now Congress gets a taste of the maverick Navjot Singh Sidhu

The Indian cricket team has lived through it, the BJP has experienced it for over a decade, the Shiromani Akali Dal was for long a target and even the AAP got a taste of it. Now, it is Punjab's Congress party which is bearing the brunt of his idiosyncrasies.Cabinet...

22-Jan-2018 Chandigarh/New Delhi

CBI arrests Punjab Transport Department officials for bribery

The CBI on Monday arrested a Superintendent and a clerk of the Punjab Transport Department for demanding and accepting a Rs one lakh bribe from an employee of the same department for clearing his dismissal matter, an official said.A Central Bureau of Investigation...

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