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Toll in California mudslides rises to 20

LOS ANGELES: The death toll in the flooding and landslide that last week hit Montecito, California - northwest of Los Angeles - rose to 20 on Sunday, with four people remaining missing, authorities said.

Reject 'Hindutva' that is causing violence: Nayantara Sahgal

KOLKATA: Describing the current political situation as "not conducive for anybody", veteran writer Nayantara Sahgal has called for rejecting the idea of "Hindutva" which is "creating violence" and has "nothing to do with Hinduism".

Skincare tips for women above 40

NEW DELHI:  After 40, it is very important for a woman to choose the right skin care regime and make-up. Always hydrate your skin before applying the foundation and opt for peach or pink blush, says experts.

Phagwata Police registers four cases under anti-dowry act to mark 'Dhian Die Lohri'

PHAGWARA:  Virtually celebrating, “Dhian Di-Lohri” The  Phagwara Police have registered four cases Under Anti-Dowry Act on the complaints of four different Young Women against their respective in laws only in one day on Friday.

Veere Di Wedding to release on 1st June 2018 !

CHANDIGARH: Veere Di Wedding starring Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Swara Bhaskar and Shikha Talsania is all set to hit theatre screens on the 1st June 2018. 

NRI-Google techie held for molesting US woman

A 22-year-old NRI, working as a software engineer for Google, has been arrested for allegedly molesting a US woman here in a five star hotel, police said on Friday.

Triple talaq bill politically motivated, feel Muslim intelligentsia, women's groups

The triple talaq bill, unilaterally drafted and brought by the Narendra Modi government, is politically motivated, feels the Muslim intelligentsia cutting across sectarian lines and schools of thought -- but they are happy that the controversy has created awareness in the public mind about the evils of the practice.

Panjab University Chandigarh hold its first Syndicate meeting for 2018

The probe into the sexual harassment complaint against the Panjab University (PU) vice-chancellor (VC) has still not been completed and awaits a decision. The PU syndicate has called a special meeting on Wednesday to discuss the matter.

Designer duo Haneet Singh and Navneet Kaur bag Award for Leading Celebrity Designer

City-based celebrity designers Haneet Singh and Navneet Kaur of Grace Studioshowcased their new line of fusion bridal, and cocktail clothing at the Wedding Mantra Awards Punjab held at Hotel Radisson Blu Hotel MBD Ludhiana on Friday evening.

Inderjit Singh Chadha son of former Chief Khalsa Dewan president commits suicide, five persons booked

AMRITSAR: Amritsar police has booked five persons for abetment of suicide by Inderjit Singh Chadha son of Charanjit Singh Chadha former President of Chief Khalsa Dewan(now dismissed).

11 die of cold, US braces for winter 'bomb cyclone'

WASHINGTON: At least 11 people died of cold in the United States as a prolonged stretch of strikingly bitter cold enveloped much of the country and buried some places under a record amount of snow even as a powerful winter storm was forecast to hit the eastern US.

Mentally unstable man kills 6, arrested

A mentally unstable man, who had allegedly murdered six persons in just two hours with an iron rod, was arrested on Tuesday in Haryana's Palwal city, police said.

Hollywood women launch campaign to fight sexual harassment

More than 300 actresses, writers and directors have launched a project to help fight sexual harassment in the film industry and other workplaces.

Muslim women can travel for Haj without 'Mahram': Modi

In a bid to empower Muslim women, the government has changed the law by permitting them to travel for the annual Haj pilgrimage without any male attendant, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday.

Rape, murder accused arrested in J&K

 The accused in the rape and murder of a woman in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district has been arrested, police said on Saturday.

Woman MEA staffer alleges assault by husband, in-laws

A woman working as Office Assistant in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) here alleged on Saturday she was brutally assaulted by husband and in-laws when she was pregnant after she refused to abort her female foetus, police said.

Congress legislator allegedly slaps Himachal woman cop

 In a video grab gone viral, Congress leader and Himachal Pradesh firebrand legislator Asha Kumari is seen involved in a tiff with a woman constable and slapped her on Friday, as Congress President Rahul Gandhi was visiting the state.

Birthday girl among 14 killed in Mumbai pub blaze

Fourteen persons, including a young woman celebrating her birthday, were asphyxiated, and at least 23 others injured in a major fire that engulfed a pub and other establishments here early on Friday, an official said.

12 dead in New York apartment blaze

NEW YORK: At least 12 persons were reported dead in a fire that raged through a New York City apartment in the Bronx area, the US media reported.

Bibi Jagir Kaur announces 20-member core committee of Istri Akali Dal

Istri Akali Dal president Bibi Jagir Kaur today announced a new core committee while releasing the first list of structural changes made in the woman wing of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD).