Sidhu holds his first meeting as Punjab Cong chief

Sidhu holds his first meeting as Punjab Cong chief

Tuesday, 27 July 2021 | Monika Malik | Chandigarh

The cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu has started calling the shots soon after the beginning of his new inning as the Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president. In a close huddle with PPCC’s newly-appointed four working presidents besides the chairman and heads of party’s frontal organizations or various cells or morchas in...

Haryana CM chairs review meet for Kharif season

Tuesday, 27 July 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday directed the officers concerned to increase the number of procurement centres for Kharif season so as to ensure hassle-free procurement. Presiding over a review meeting regarding planning for Kharif season 2021-22 held here in which Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala was also present,...

Himachal CM pays tribute to martyrs of Kargil War

Tuesday, 27 July 2021 | PNS | Shimla

Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Monday presided over the Kargil Vijay Diwas function at Gaiety Theatre, Shimla and paid tribute to the martyrs of Kargil War. He said that the Kargil war was a symbol of valour and bravery of the Indian soldiers and on this day of Kargil...

After Punjab PCC change of guard, Cabinet rejig likely

Monday, 26 July 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

After witnessing a change of guard in the Punjab Congress unit with the appointment of Navjot Singh Sidhu on the apex post, all eyes are now glued on the Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh who is expected to reshuffle his Cabinet soon. Amidst the changing political equations not only in Punjab...

Holiday turns nightmare as landslide kills nine

Monday, 26 July 2021 | PNS | Shimla

Nine tourists were killed and three injured in a massive landslide in Sangla valley in Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur district on Sunday afternoon. The incident was reported near Batseri village along the Sangla-Chitkul link road. Tourists from various States were travelling in a Tempo Traveller when heavy boulders fell on it killing...

The Power of Devotion

Monday, 26 July 2021 | Vijay Singal

Of all the means of self-realisation, loving devotion to Ishvara is considered to be the easiest and the best. According to the Vedanta philosophy, Ishvara is the Supreme Lord of the universe - its creator, preserver and absorber. He is the personified Brahman. Maharishi Patanjali, in his yoga sutras numbering...

Hooda expresses concern over grave unemployment in State

Monday, 26 July 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Former Haryana Chief Minister and Leader of Opposition Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday expressed deep concern over the magnitude of unemployment in the state. He said that unemployment levels in Haryana are three times higher than the national average. The Leader of Opposition said that the situation of unemployment in the state...

Haryana Police seizes 505 kg ‘doda post’, 265 kg ‘ganja leaf’

Monday, 26 July 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Police has seized over 505 kg ‘doda post’, over 2 kg opium, and more than 265 kg ganja leaf (cannabis) being smuggled in trucks from Bhiwani and Nuh districts. Four people including three from Haryana and one from Punjab have been arrested so far in the case. Giving details, a Haryana...

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