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Families, songs, social media and action: Punjab Police deals with gangsters on multiple fronts

CHANDIGARH: With a growing number of gangsters virtually having a free run of the state in the past decade or so, the Punjab Police have adopted a multi-front carrot-and-stick strategy to deal with them.

Three fresh cases of banking fraud reported

Three fresh incidences of financial fraud have come to light as the CBI filed cases against a jeweller, a businessman and a public servant on complaints by three different banks earlier this week, an official said on Saturday.

Hi-tech dose fails to check power thefts

CHANDIGARH: Despite number of steps to stop power theft the end result shows that electricity theft is substantiate in magnitude. The extent of theft varies with the electoral cycle of the state. Even the use of hi-tech electronic meters and crackdowns by power discoms have failed to check power theft across the country. Power thefts continue to swell and it is one of the biggest contributors to power-deficiency in the country. End result is that power- rich States with power-deficient people.

Punjab gives department wise presentation on NITI Aayog on the issues of State concern

A team comprising top officials from different departments of the Punjab Government today gave a department wise presentation to the NITI Aayog on the issues of the state of Punjab with the Government of India. The NITI Aayog Team led by Vice Chairman Dr Rajiv Kumar gave a patient hearing to the issues of state concern during a meeting in this regard held here at Punjab Bhawan in the presence of Punjab Finanace Minister Mr. Manpreet Singh Badal and Chairman of Punjab State Farmers' Commission Mr. Ajay Vir Jakhar.

Didn't expect this response for 'Secret Superstar' in China: Kiran

Riding high on the success of her film "Secret Superstar", producer Kiran Rao says that she never expected the amazing love and support for the film that it received in China.

9 killed in Rajasthan LPG cylinder blast, Rs 2 lakh ex gratia announced

JAIPUR: At least nine persons were killed and 18 others injured when two LPG cylinders exploded at a wedding in Beawar in Rajasthan's Ajmer district, police said on Saturday.

For Modi, road to 2019 will be steeper

For the Bharatiya Janata Party's supporters, the growing belief that the party is no longer as favourably placed as before must be both bewildering and disheartening.

All India Federation delegation met AICTE Member Secretary

MOHALI: A delegation of All India Federation of Self Financing Technical Institutions (AIFSFTI) under the leadership of President, Dr. Anshu Kataria; General Secretary, KVK Rao recently met with Prof. Alok Prakash Mittal, Member Secretary, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi.

All India Federation delegation met AICTE Member Secretary

A delegation of All India Federation of Self Financing Technical Institutions (AIFSFTI) under the leadership of President, Dr. Anshu Kataria; General Secretary, Sri KVK Rao recently met with Prof. Alok Prakash Mittal, Member Secretary, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi.

Rajasthan BJP leader wants change in state leadership, awaits Shah's response

A local BJP leader in Rajasthan, who petitioned party President Amit Shah to change the state leadership if the party wanted to retain power in the state, says he is awaiting for a response to his letter.

Congress to work with like-minded parties in Lok Sabha polls: Sonia

Seeing "winds of change" after the Gujarat Assembly and Rajasthan by-elections, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi on Thursday said her party will work with like-minded parties to defeat the BJP in the next general elections which she felt could be held early.

Capt Amarinder seeks priority status for Shahpur Kandi Dam,Rajasthan & Sirhind Feeder canals

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has sought inclusion of the Shahpur Kandi Dam Project in the Fast Track Priority projects category, with 90:10 ratio to be maintained, while requesting the intervention of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to bring the Rajasthan Feeder and Sirhind Feeder Canals in the priority list to enable Central funding under PMKSY.

Now Karni Sena backs Brahmin Mahasabha's protest against 'Manikarnika'

The Shree Rajput Karni Sena, which has strongly protested against the release of periodic drama "Padmaavat", has decided to back the Sarv Brahmin Mahasabha's protest against the "historical tampering" of Queen Laxmi Bai, also called Jhansi Ki Rani, in the film "Manikarnika" starring Kangana Ranaut.

PM's wife injured in Rajasthan road accident, one relative dead

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben sustained injuries while a relative died when their car rammed into a truck in Chittorgarh in Rajasthan, police said.

Sonakshi wants freedom for elephants used as rides in Jaipur

 Actress Sonakshi Sinha has written a letter to Rajasthan Minister for Forest, Environment, Youth Affairs and Sports Gajendra Singh Khimsar to relocate an elephant to a rehabilitation facility for urgent care after reports of a violent beating.

Odisha stun Punjab to top Pool A; Chandigarh top Pool B

NEW DELHI: Odisha scored an emphatic 3-0 win to top the pool A of the boys hockey competition of the Khelo India School Games at Dhyan Chand Stadium here today.

Harsimrat Badal thanks PM, civil aviation ministry for start of second Bathinda - Jammu flight from March 25

Union food processing industry minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal today thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi as well as the civil aviation ministry for giving the go ahead for starting the second Bathinda - Jammu flight from March 25.

My Karni Sena not withdrawing 'Padmaavat' protests, BJP will pay: Kalvi

Shree Rajput Karni Sena chief Lokendra Singh Kalvi on Saturday dismissed reports that his outfit has withdrawn protests against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" and said it must be some "fake news" circulated by a "fake Karni Sena".

Four dacoits arrested in Lucknow

Four members of a criminal tribe gang from Rajasthan were arrested here in after an encounter with the police early Saturday, an officer said.

Intl nursing meet kicks off at Rayat Bahra University

Healthclave 2018’ the first international conference on technological impact on epidemiology and healthcare organised by the Rayat Bahra College of Nursing (RBCN) kicked off at the Rayat Bahra University (RBU) on Friday.