Daily Newsletter

October 19,2018

Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi proposes five element concoction for Nation Building
CHANDIGARH: : Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi proposed Panchamaarit – the five element concoction for nation building on the occasion of Vijaya Dashmi and the Foundation Day of Rashtriya Swayam Sewak Sangh (RSS).  The beginning he emphasized has to be in ensuring freedom, health, protection,
Punjab CM to meet israeli president on oct 23 as part of hist oric 5 day visit to gulf nation
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh will meet the President of Israel, Reuven Rivlin, on October 23 to hold extensive discussions on a wide range of subjects of mutual interest, during his 5-day visit to the Gulf nation, beginning October 21.
Indian cinema must fight, break stereotypes: 'Soni' director
MUMBAI: Director Ivan Ayr, whose Hindi movie "Soni" explores how the policewomen of Delhi react to the rising tide of brutal sexual violence that has constantly put the city under the spotlight, says Indian cinema needs to break stereotypes.
Delhi cabinet restores increase in minimum wages quashed by HC
NEW DELHI: The Delhi cabinet on Thursday restored the increase in the minimum wages that was junked by the High Court on August 4, and approved a proposal to give a 10 per cent discount on metro cards used in state-run buses.
Sri Lankan PM leaves for India
COLOMBO: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Thursday left for India on a three-day official visit, his office said in a statement.
Constitute committee against sexual harassment: Maneka to political parties
NEW DELHI: In the wake of MeToo campaign against sexual harassment, Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Thursday asked all political parties to constitute an Internal Complaints Committee (ICC) to hear complaints of affected women in workplace.
French Finance Minister pulls out of Saudi business forum
PARIS: French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Thursday said he has cancelled his plan to attend an upcoming business conference in Riyadh, following the disappearance of a dissident Saudi journalist.
Emulate Dussehra & Durga Puja ideals to raise voice against all evils. exhorts Punjab CM
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has exhorted the people to raise their voice against the myriad evils that are ailing the Indian society, in the collective spirit of the message propounded by the festivals of Dussehra and Durga Puja.
Capt Amarinder slams Sukhbir over latter's attempt to mislead farmers on stubble burning Punjab to promote 4000 police personnel soon: DGP Arora Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh resigns, apologize for dera sirsa decision Punjab Vigilance arrests pollution control board SDO, middleman In corruption case AAP asks Punjab CM not to burden people with heavy taxes rather control mafia and corruption 5881 acers of forest land freed from illegal encrochments, claims Sadhu Singh Dharmsot Ranjit Singh Brahmpura Condemns attack on journalist in Tarn Taran Punjab cabinet approves increase in stamp duty rates on 17 items, no change in registration rates Middle aged man found murdered in Khajurala village in Phagwara DAV College, Chandigarh bag men and women overall trophies Women journalists' group demands Akbar's dismissal, writes to President, PM Life sentence to self-styled godman Rampal, 14 others AAP delegation meets Punjab Governor, demands to regularize agitating teachers Ramesh Chand Dhawala becomes Dy. Chairman of State Planning Board New sugar mill project of Bhogpur Cooperative sugar mill to be kickstarted by 31st March, 2019: Randhawa Punjab CM exudes confidence of greater cooperation with Israel ahead of his visit to gulf nations Punjab extends date for applying online for post matric scholarship Sanjay Khan, Actor and Director penned his book 'The Best Mistakes of My Life' Thousands of Sikh paid tributes to Behbal Kalan martyrs Saudi Arabia to hit back if US imposes sanctions UK, France, Germany call for probe into missing Saudi journalist Class 10 student and a MNC executive gangraped in Delhi #MeToo: DCW urges victims to report sexual crimes, creates email ID Major General among 7 given life sentence by Army court