Cold wave continues to sweep Punjab, Haryana and Himachal

Cold wave continues to sweep Punjab, Haryana and Himachal

Monday, 01 February 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Biting cold conditions continued to persist in Punjab and Haryana on Sunday with minimum temperatures hovering close to zero degree Celsius in some parts of the two States. Bathinda in Punjab recorded a minimum temperature of 0.6 degrees Celsius while Halwara reeled at a low of 0.7 degrees Celsius. A piercing cold...

BJP leader Balwan Singh Daulatpuria quits party over farm laws

Monday, 01 February 2021 | PTI | Fatehabad

Haryana BJP leader and former MLA Balwan Singh Daulatpuria on Sunday quit the ruling party in solidarity with the farmers who are protesting against the Centre’s new agriculture laws. Daulatpuria, who had joined the party ahead of 2019 assembly polls after switching over from INLD, announced his decision at a...

Punjab launches 3-day pulse-polio vaccination drive; to cover over 31L children

Monday, 01 February 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh/Mohali

Punjab Govt on Sunday launched the three-day National Immunisation Day (NID) drive by administering drops of oral polio vaccine (OPV) to children at a state-level function in Mohali District Hospital.”The target is to administer drops to 31,54,172 children in the age group of 0 to 5 years across the State....

Haryana to cover 37L children under pulse-polio campaign

Monday, 01 February 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

In order to maintain the polio free status of Haryana, the National Immunization (NID) round of Pulse Polio 2020-21 started on Sunday in all districts of the state wherein booth activity was undertaken on the first day. Around 37 lakh children are to be covered during this campaign in the state,...

INBRIEF

Monday, 01 February 2021 | PNS

Haryana CM contributes Rs 5.10l for Ram Temple Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal has given a cheque of Rs 5,10,000 to the committee of ‘Shri Ram Janam Bhoomi Tirtha Shetra Nyas Nidhi Samparan Abhiyan, Haryana.’ On this occasion, Secretary of Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Surendra Jain, Sangh Chalak Haryana region...

Haryana reports 92 fresh Covid cases

Monday, 01 February 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

With 92 fresh Covid-19 cases, Haryana’s caseload surged to 267897 on Sunday while one more person succumbed to the virus taking the toll to 3018 in the State. One death was reported in Gurugram district due to Covid-19, the State’s Health Department’s bulletin stated. As per the bulletin, a maximum of 18...

Process on to get accused  extradited from Aus: HP DGP

Monday, 01 February 2021 | PNS | Shimla

Himachal Director General of Police (DGP) Sanjay Kundu on Sunday said that the process to ensure the extradition of three accused from Australia in a fake degrees scam at a Solan-based private university has been initiated. He said that Karnal-based Raj Kumar Rana, the chairman of the Manav Bharti Charitable Trust...

8 more Covid-19 deaths, 225 fresh cases in Punjab

Sunday, 31 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Eight more people succumbed to coronavirus, taking the toll to 5609 in Punjab on Saturday, while the infection tally rose to 1,73,084 with 225 new cases, a health bulletin said.  There are 2184 active cases and the number of recoveries rose to 1,65,291 as 146 more patients recuperated, according to...

State Editions

Chouhan to take part in Parivartan Rally in Bengal

28 February 2021 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Assembly passes Resolution on Jagannath Heritage Corridor

28 February 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

25 VSSUT students test Covid+

28 February 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

86 new Covid cases in State; total rises to 3,37,104

28 February 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Centre owes Odisha Rs 59,222 cr in 6 yrs

28 February 2021 | SUDARSHAN CHHOTORAY | Bhubaneswar

81 new patients reported in U’khand on Saturday

28 February 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

Sunday Edition

Astroturf | Attaining the state of Yoga

28 February 2021 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Leadership lessons from turbulent times

28 February 2021 | Disha Chhabra | Agenda

The Magic of Mandu

28 February 2021 | Smita Tripathi | Agenda

Ranchi War Cemetery : A glory in oblivion

28 February 2021 | Somen Sengupta | Agenda

Colour me different

28 February 2021 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘I don’t take acting advice from my father’

28 February 2021 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer