Prof Ajay Semalty figures in Sanford’s elite list of scientists

Prof Ajay Semalty figures in Sanford’s elite list of scientists

Saturday, 16 January 2021 | PNS | Dehradun

In what can be termed as a big achievement, Ajay Semalty, a Professor in the department of Pharmaceutical Sciences of HNB Garhwal University has been included in the world's top two percent of scientists in the list published by a research group of Stanford University. Semalty is placed at 196612 overall...

All educational institutions directed to release degrees within 3 days in Punjab

Saturday, 16 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Taking serious note of the withholding of degrees of the SC students by private colleges and institutions owing to non-payment of fees after the closure of Post Matric Scheme for SC students by the Union Government in 2017, Punjab Government on Friday directed all the institutions to release degrees to...

Chandigarh admn gears up for vaccine drive today

Saturday, 16 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

The Chandigarh Administration has geared up for the national launch of Covid-19 vaccine by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 16. “Chandigarh has received 12,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine on January 12 and vaccines have been scientifically preserved in the District Vaccination Store in GMSH-Sector 16. With the present stock,...


Saturday, 16 January 2021 | PNS

Chandigarh Mayor meets UT Adviser Chandigarh: The newly elected Chandigarh Mayor Ravi Kant Sharma and MCC Commissioner KK Yadav on Friday met Manoj Parida, Adviser to the UT Administrator to discuss various issues of revenue generation for Municipal Corporation of Chandigarh. The Mayor said, the Adviser has assured to release grant...

Punjab Govt felicitates 90 players who excelled in sports

Saturday, 16 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Punjab Sports Minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi on Friday honoured 90 players, who brought laurels for the state and country in the year 2017-18, with prizes worth around Rs 1.66 crore. Addressing the special award ceremony, Rana Sodhi said these 90 players, who have outshined at international, national and state level...

Haryana formulating plans to open film city in State: CM

Saturday, 16 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday said that the state government is formulating plans to open Film City in the State for which land spanning across an area of 50 to 100 acres has been finalised. Besides this, a State-Level Award will be given to Haryanvi artistes every...

Punjab, Haryana complete arrangements for Covid shots’ drive

Saturday, 16 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Punjab and Haryana have made elaborate arrangements for the launch of the Covid-19 vaccination drive on Saturday with healthcare workers to be given the shots first. Officials said health workers, including doctors, nurses, paramedic staff and sanitation workers, will get the first shots of the vaccine. Fifty-nine sites have been identified in...

Candid Notes

Friday, 15 January 2021 | Gajendra Singh Negi

Congress’s CM? Former CM and probably only mass leader left in Uttarakhand Congress now Harish Rawat is looking determined to settle the issue of leadership of the party in the Himalayan state. In recent days the astute leader has not only increased his activity on ground by extensively travelling the length...

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