Sidhu writes to Sonia, presses 13-point agenda

Sidhu writes to Sonia, presses 13-point agenda

Monday, 18 October 2021 | Monika Malik | Chandigarh

A day after Congress chief Sonia Gandhi suggested the party leaders in Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting to not use the media route to reach her, cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday asked for an audience with her to press for 13-point agenda while emphasising that this was “Punjab’s last...

Haryana WCD invites applications for State-Level Women Awards

Monday, 18 October 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Women and Child Development Department has invited applications for conferring State-Level Women Awards to those who have made outstanding achievements in various fields. Those interested can submit their applications till October 18 at the district office of the Department, said an official spokesperson. He said in Haryana State-Level Women Award, Rs...

Detachment — Freedom From Anxieties of Life

Monday, 18 October 2021 | Vijay Singal

Bhagavad Gita has time and again stressed upon the need for non-attachment (or detachment) to the material things and worldly concerns. Detachment is stated to be the means through which one can gain true knowledge, serenity of the mind ; and enduring joyfulness. In short, through detachment, one can learn...

Himachal to have food testing lab

Monday, 18 October 2021 | PNS | Shimla

To enable growers to certify organic testing of their fruits and vegetables, a food testing lab is being set up in Solan town in Himachal Pradesh with the assistance of the Union Ministry of Food Processing Industries. Named Shoolini Life Sciences Private Ltd, it will be set up with an outlay...

Voting process to be monitored through webcasting

Monday, 18 October 2021 | PNS | Shimla

Himachal chief electoral officer, C Paulrasu on Sunday said 50 per cent of the polling stations in the bypoll to Mandi parliamentary constituency and Fatehpur, Arki and Jubbal-Kotkhai assembly constituencies would be connected through webcasting. Webcasting facility would be available in 1,383 polling stations out of total 2,796 polling stations set...

Nihang Sikh surrenders for lynching at Singhu border

Sunday, 17 October 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

A Nihang Sikh, Parminder Singh, on Saturday surrendered at a gurdwara before police in Amarkot village in Jandiala Guru area of Amritsar in connection with the Singhu border lynching incident. A police team had gone to arrest him. He had announced to surrender after paying obeisance at Akal Takht. Parminder Singh...

Singhu border lynching: Another person surrenders in Amritsar

Sunday, 17 October 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

A Nihang Sikh, Parminder Singh, on Saturday surrendered at a gurdwara before police in Amarkot village in Jandiala Guru area of Amritsar in connection with the Singhu border lynching incident. A police team had gone to arrest him. He had announced to surrender after paying obeisance at Akal Takht. Parminder Singh...

Large stamp to mark agricultural land in urban areas, says Haryana CM

Sunday, 17 October 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday said now in urban areas where 7A is applicable, a large stamp will be put up to mark the agricultural land in the revenue records so that it can be easily identified at the time of registration and is not registered as...

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Sunday Edition

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