General JJ Singh resigns from SAD

General JJ Singh resigns from SAD

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Amid the political turmoil SAD is facing, its prominent leader and former Army Chief General JJ Singh (retired) on Wednesday resigned from the party citing personal reasons. General JJ Singh, also the president of the SAD ex-servicemen wing, had written to the SAD president Sukhbir Badal to inform him about...

British Columbia Deputy Speaker calls on Speaker Rana KP Singh

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

The Canadian province British Columbia’s Deputy Speaker Raj Chauhan met Punjab  Vidhan Sabha Speaker Rana KP Singh here on Wednesday here. During the meeting both leaders discussed various issues of mutual interest. Lauding the hard working Punjabi NRIs, Rana KP Singh said It is very proud moments for us that Punjabis...

Even after death 29-yr-old saves lives

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Rohit Kumar, 29-year-old, a resident of Sector 56 in Chandigarh, became an angel for those waiting for organ donation even in his death at PGIMER, here. The family members of Rohit showed extreme courage when they consented to donate the organs of their dear one. “It was extremely tough to say ‘yes’...

Haryana Police arrests drug peddler

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Police have arrested three drug peddlers, including two resident of Himachal Pradesh, with 2 kg 100 gram charas worth over Rs 1 lakh from Gohana in district Sonipat. A spokesman of Police Department on Wednesday said arrested have been identified as Nanakchand and Shayam Lal, both resident of Somakothi, Mandi...

Himachal emerged as tourist destination due to Dalai Lama: CM

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Dharamshala

Himachal Pradesh was fortunate that His Holiness Dalai Lama has chosen the state as the place for the Tibetan Government-in-exile, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said on Wednesday. Addressing the gathering on the occasion of high tea hosted by the Parliament of the Tibetan Government-in-exile at Dharamshala, the Chief Minister said...

72.24L metric tonnes Paddy arrive in Haryana mandis

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Chandigarh

In Haryana, more than 72.24 lakh metric tonnes (MTs) of Paddy has arrived so far in mandis as against the arrival of more than 71.32 lakh MT during the same period of last year. A  spokesman of the Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department on Wednesday said out of the...

Shimla receives season’s first snowfall

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS | Shimla

Capital of Himachal Pradesh — Shimla — on Wednesday morning received season’s first snowfall which has brought cheers on the faces of tourists and local hoteliers. Tourists gathered on the Ridge and Mall Road to experience snowfall. Snow frozen on the leaves of the trees and on the rooftops of the...

InBrief

Thursday, 13 December 2018 | PNS

Int’l Conference Pikan-2018 in NITK ends Kurukshetra: The valedictory of three-day international conference PIICON-2018, organised by National Institute of Technology-Kurukshetra, was completed successfully on Wednesday. Head of Electrical Engineering Department Dr Ratna Dahiya (General Chair of PIICON-2018) said that in total 135 research papers have been presented in the conference. Technical Chair...

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