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Himachal struggles to curb narcotics trade

SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh is turning into a haven for drug addicts due to easy availability of charas, a form of cannabis, in remote villages.

Sidhu puts Congress, Amarinder on back foot with Pulwama comments; trolled on social media

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has again put the Congress party and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on the back foot with his comments defending Pakistan in the aftermath of the Pulwama terrorist attack on a CRPF convoy which left 49 troopers dead.

AAP MLA Aman Arora gets invitation from Harvard

CHANDIGARH: AAP MLA from Sunam Aman Arora has been invited to address at the 16th annual conference being jointly organized by World's prestigious Harvard Business School & Harvard Kennedy School in Boston on 16th and 17th Feb 2019. Confirming his participation Arora said that this year's theme of the conference is  'India at an Inflection Point' which apart from him is to be attended by world renowned spiritual leader Sadhguru,

Punjab Police neutralises notorious gangster Ankit Bhadu of Lawrence Bishnoi gang

CHANDIGARH: In its crusade against organised crime, Punjab Police neutralised notorious gangster Ankit Bhadu of Lawrence Bishnoi gang and arrested his 2 gang members Jarmanpreet Singh and Gurvinder Singh during an encounter in Zirakhpur town last night. His both accomplice belongs to Tarn Taran district.

Rahul-Priyanka team a great asset for Congress, says Capt Amarinder Singh

CHANDIGARH: Trashing allegations of dynastic politics against the Congress, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday said people vote not for dynasty but for individuals, and declared that Rahul and Priyanka made a great team, which would wipe out the anti-people BJP-led NDA government at the Centre in the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls.

69 FIRs filed under IPC section of 420, PNDT act since 'Beti Bachao' campaign

GURUGRAM:  Following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's gender equality campaign Beti Bachao Beti Padao (BBBP) launched in May 2015, there is an emerging trend of Sex Selection Drugs (SSD), for pregnant women looking to change the gender of fetus from female to male, after a sex determination test done in private clinics and ultrasound centers illegally.

CLTA signs MoU with Club Atletico Montemar of Spain

CHANDIGARH: Giving a major push to improving quality of tennis training in the region, Chandigarh Lawn Tennis Association (CLTA) today signed a protocol with its Spanish counterpart – Club Atletico Montemar (CAM), Spain. The protocol, for a five-year period 2019-2024, was signed between Mr Jai Singh Gill, President, CLTA and Mr. Joaquin Perez Roman, founder and Director of Club Atletico Montemer, Alicante, Spain at a well attended ceremony in the picturesque centre court of the CLTA tennis Stadium in Chandigarh.

Two honour killings in a week in Rajasthan

JAIPUR: In two separate cases of suspected honour killing in a week, two men were brutally lynched in Sriganganagar and Churu districts of Rajasthan.

President presents 2017 Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards to 42

NEW DELHI:  President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday presented the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards for 2017 to 42 artists from the fields of music, dance, theatre, traditional/folk/tribal music/dance/theatre and puppetry.

You have guts, please talk on Rafale: Rahul tells Gadkari

NEW DELHI: In wake of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari's recent remarks perceived as against his partys top leadership, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday urged him to also comment on the "Rafale scam" and the agrarian crisis, saying he was the only BJP leader with "some guts".

Don't play cricket with nation's future: Shivraj tells Rahul

BHOPAL:  Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Chouhan on Monday took a jibe at Rahul Gandhi for his "back foot-front foot" comment at a Patna rally, and said that the nation was not a cricket field and the Congress President should not play with its future.

Ram Prakash wins HDFC Bank Open Chess

CHANDIGARH: Ram Prakash of Indian Railways emerged champions with seven points in the HDFC Bank Open Chess Championship 2019, which concluded today at Trellis Garden, Mohali. In the last round Ram Prakash outplayed Ramandeep Singh Gill to win the title. The second position was bagged by Vikas Sharma of Punjab on 6.5 points, who drew his last round game with Anmol Bhagat also on 6.5 points, who got the third position.

Congress promise of debt waiver to farmers is hollow: Modi

VIJAYPUR(Samba): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday kickstarted the BJP's Lok Sabha election campaign in Jammu and Kashmir, dubbing as "hollow" the Congress pledge to waive farmers' debts if it takes power.

11 players sharing lead in HDFC Bank Open Chess

CHANDIGARH: Eleven  players are leading  with three points apiece at the end of third round in the HDFC Bank Open Chess Championship at Trellis Garden, Mohali. They won three games each on the opening day of the tournament which was inaugurated  by Mr. Mithun Sikka , CEO, Trellis Garden.

Panjab Varsity women claim overall Inter-Varsity Boxing

CHANDIGARH: Panjab University Boxing (Women) claimed the overall trophy by winning three gold and three bronze medals in the All India Inter University Boxing (Women) Championship held at JRN Rajasthan Vidyapeeth, Udaipur (Raj) from January 27 to 31. coach Vishal Dhiya and Manager Neema accompanied PU team as coach and manager, respectively.

All Delhi-NCR vehicles must carry fuel stickers by October, says EPCA

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court-appointed body Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority on Thursday directed the Delhi government and other states whose territories fall within the National Capital Region (NCR) to ensure that all four-wheelers — old and new; private and commercial; cars, trucks and buses — must have colour-coded stickers indicating what fuel they use by October 2019.

PM Narendra Modi to address concerns over NRC, Citizenship bill, infiltration in Bengal rally

KOLKATA: When Prime Minister Narendra Modi stands on the dais of the 6.3 acre ground at Thakurnagar in Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district on Saturday, uppermost in his mind will be the vexed issues of citizenship and the Matuas who form a three-million-plus strong community who mostly migrated from neighbouring Bangladesh since the 1950s.

Khaira lambasts Sunil Jakhar for depriving poor farmers of drinking and irrigation water

CHANDIGARH: Sukhpal Singh Khaira MLA and President of Punjabi Ekta Party(PEP) today lambasted Punjab Congress President Sunil Jakhar and score of other influential people for infringing upon the rights of the people of 15 border villages who are forced to live without water for drinking and irrigation needs.

I confessed to IPL spot-fixing to escape police torture, Sreesanth to SC

NEW DELHI:  Former cricketer S. Sreesanth on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that he initially confessed to the Special Cell of Delhi Police about his alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal to escape continuous police torture.

SC issues contempt notice to RBI in RTI case

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court has issued notice to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on a contempt petition which alleged that the central bank did not provide information sought about the inspection reports of some banks and on the alleged irregularities in the case of Sahara Group of companies under the transparency law.


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