IN  BRIEF

IN BRIEF

Sunday, 31 January 2021 | PNS

SJVNL gets another mega project in Nepal Shimla: Public sector Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL) on Saturday said it was awarded another mega hydropower project in Nepal through international bidding, including Chinese companies.  SJVNL Chairman and Managing Director Nand Lal Sharma said that the Nepalese government has allotted 679 MW...

Cong MP Bajwa urges CM to use resources to find missing farmers

Sunday, 31 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Congress MP in the Rajya Sabha, Partap Singh Bajwa on Saturday urged Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh to use all available sources to trace over 100 farmers who have been “missing” since the January 26 tractor rally in Delhi. Citing some media reports, Bajwa wrote to Capt Amarinder, saying “over...

Limit to restrict number of people in social events removed in Chandigarh

Saturday, 30 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

The Chandigarh Administration on Friday decided to remove the restriction to limit the number of persons attending social events in the city. Apart from this, the Administration has decided to send a proposal to the Central Government for introducing a scheme, where in the event of death of any employee engaged...

BBMB to share its success with employees

Saturday, 30 January 2021 | Monika Malik | Chandigarh

The Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) has decided to share its success with its employees. The Board has decided to dam up a part of its bonus for empowering the staff and their families in case of watershed in their lives. To provide immediate relief to the families in case of...

Punjab Min Randhawa seeks to rein in goons who attacked farmers

Saturday, 30 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Punjab Congress leader and Cabinet Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa on Friday asked the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to rein in bunch of cronies unleashed by BJP, while asserting that hooliganism by anti-social elements in the police presence at farmers’ peaceful agitation at Singhu border amounts to butchering democracy. “The deplorable barbarism,...

Over 1.24L vaccinated in Haryana so far

Saturday, 30 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana State National Health Mission (NHM) director Dr VK Bansal said that as many as 7967 healthcare workers in Haryana received Covid-19 vaccine shots on Friday, taking the number of beneficiaries vaccinated against the disease in the state so far to 124,448. “We will move on to vaccinate frontline workers...

Haryana Govt suspends mobile internet services in 14 districts till Sat

Saturday, 30 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Government on Friday suspended mobile internet services (2G/3G/4G/CDMA/GPRS), all SMS services (excluding banking and mobile recharge) and all dongle services etc. provided on mobile networks except the voice calls in the territorial jurisdiction of districts of Ambala, Yamunanagar, Kurukshetra, Karnal, Kaithal, Panipat, Hisar, Jind, Rohtak, Bhiwani, Charkhi Dadri, Fatehabad,...

Haryana Govt to reopen its schools for students studying in class VI-VIII from Feb 1

Saturday, 30 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Government on Friday decided to reopen the schools for the students studying in class VI to VIII from February 1 (Monday). The schools will be reopened from 10 am to 1:30 pm. An official spokesperson said that before coming to school, students will have to undergo health checkup at the...

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