Daily Newsletter

August 16,2017

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC appoints panel to examine 241 cases
The Supreme Court on Wednesday appointed a panel comprising two of its former judges to examine the justification for closing 241 anti-Sikh riot cases probed by the Special Investigation Team.
Punjab Police stars Avneet, Ashish brings laurels to country
Punjab Police DSP Avneet Kaur Sidhu has won 4 medals in shooting and AIG Ashish Kapoor won 2 medals in Tennis events during the World Police and Fire Games (WPFG) held from August 7 to 17 in Los Angles, USA.
PM Modi dividing the country: Rahul Gandhi
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "dividing" the country by allowing the BJP cadres to "beat up Dalits and kill minorities".
Punjab CM mourns demise of Takht Kesgarh Sahib Jathedar Giani Mal Singh
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has expressed profound grief over the sad demise of Jathedar Takht Sri Keshgarh Sahib, Giani Mall Singh, who passed away on Tuesday after a brief illness.
Teenager assaulted in Chandigarh on I-Day
A teenage girl returning home after attending the Independence Day function at her school here was sexually assaulted by a man on Tuesday, police said.
PM calls for 'New India' free of terror, communalism
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called for a "New India" that will be free of casteism, communalism, terrorism and corruption as he urged those wielding the gun in Kashmir to join the mainstream so that the Kashmir problem is solved through "embrace".
Many countries helping India in war against terror: Modi
Many countries are actively helping India in the war against terror, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday.
NHRC issues notice to UP on Gorakhpur deaths
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government on the deaths of over 60 children in a government hospital in Gorakhpur and called for a detailed report.
ITC decides to further increase investment in integrated food park in Punjab Indian man serious after assault in New Zealand No separate disbursal of salary to SC, General category teachers Red cross initiates first aid training for Punjab Vidhan Sabha staff Punjab CM writes to Union Railways Minister over Pathankot congestion Soldier injured in Pakistan firing dies 'Blue Whale' type games totally unacceptable: Ravi Shankar Prasad Bangladesh allows polygamy for Hindus, but bans divorcee remarriage US report lists attacks on Hindus in Bangladesh, Pakistan Indian and Pakistan Army trade heavy fire on LoC Two mild quakes hit Chamba in Himachal Terror funding case: NIA raids 12 places in J&K Google buys Indian-origin professor's health monitoring start-up SikhsPAC urges Trump to delay inmaking ELD mandatory Government directs removal of 'Blue Whale' game links Liver inflammation may raise risk of heart diseases India celebrates 71st Independence Day -- peacefully Five killed as Himachal bus falls into gorge Amarinder confers state awards to 45 persons on Independence Day Shutdown cripples life in Kashmir on Independence Day 6 students electrocuted at Bengal school I-Day event, one critical State level function to be held in Ferozepur on "Saragarhi Divas" : Navjot Singh Sidhu Delhi will get 25 skill development centres in a year Modi's I-Day speech 'most disappointing': Congress