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Three day Holla Mohalla festival starts with religious fervor

ANANDPUR SAHIB: The historical Sikh festival of Holla Mohalla today began here at the birth place of Khalsa Panth with great enthusiasm amidst religious ceremony, marking Bhog of holy Guru Granth Sahib.

Wedding season and the rain of offers

Every year when wedding season arrives, practically every retailer and every online portal is filled with offers, discounts and season sale. We all tend to take advantage of these offers and tend to binge buy stuff which we may really not require for the time being but get a little selfish and shopaholic considering the air of offers. Wedding season brings a mixed bag of offers from Jewellery to clothes, from accessories to travel destinations, from footwear to hotel bookings, from car rentals to wedding planners. It entirely lies upon us to use them to our benefit.

No room for authoritarianism in India: Manmohan Singh

NEW DELHI: Delivering a lecture here on Friday, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said that in a democratic country like India, there is no room for authoritarianism and advised the leaders to "temper the harshness of change".

President gives away 55 Padma awards

President Ramnath Kovind on Monday presented 55 of the 112 Padma awards - a Padma Vibhushan, eight Padma Bhushan and 46 Padma Shri - to distinguished personalities from different fields including a doctor pair.

Navjot Singh Sidhu lauds efforts of Local Government department in Swachh Survekshan-2019

The Local Government Minister, Punjab, Mr. Navjot Singh Sidhu has lauded the department for attaining top honour in the Swachh Survekshan-2019, the largest survey of its kind in the world held by the Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA). In the survey, Punjab has been adjudged as Best State in Sanitation amongst all for its progressive initiatives towards ‘sustainable sanitation’ and has been given the prestigious award of the “Best performing state in sanitation”.

Gujarat Congress MLA gets cabinet berth hours after joining BJP

GANDHINAGAR: Jawahar Chavda, the Congress MLA who quit the grand old party and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party, was made a cabinet minister on Saturday.

Punjab CM warns rebels, says PPCC president Sunil Jakhar to contest from Gurdaspur

PATHANKOT: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday warned Congress ticket aspirants rebelling against any of the official candidates of the party for the forthcoming parliamentary elections of expulsion from the party.

Sources will be protected, Rafale documents not stolen: N. Ram

CHENNAI: The documents pertaining to the purchase of Rafale fighter jets based on which articles were published in The Hindu were not stolen and the sources which provided them will not be revealed, said N. Ram, Chairman of The Hindu Group of Publications.

APEEJAY concludes prize distribution, inaugurates Rajeshwari Kala Mahaotsav

JALANDHAR: Apeejay College of Fine Arts organized 44th Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony where  Sushma Paul Berlia, Co-Promoter & President, Apeejay Stya & Svran Group, Chairman, Apeejay Education Society, Co-Founder & Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University featured as the Chief Guest. She also inaugurated 4 day Rajeshwari Kala Mahaotsav from 6 March -- 9 March 2019, a fine art and painting extravaganza of a high order. 

Snatam Kaur Performed Live at the Grammy Premiere Ceremony

NEW DELHI: Snatam Kaur performed at the 61st Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony, at The Microsoft Theatre on Sunday, February 10th, 2019. Snatam, who is a world-renowned Sikh sacred chant singer, has received a Grammy nomination in the New Age category for her album Beloved in this year's competition.

Capt Amarinder Singh sabotaging Kartarpur Sahib Corridor by giving provocative statements against Pakistan.

CHANDIGARH: Sukhpal Singh Khaira MLA and President of Punjab Ekta Party(PEP) blamed Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh  for making ‘provocative and ridiculous’ statements on Pakistan  and sabotaging the Kartarpur Sahib corridor plan.

Trump urges India, Pakistan to 'get along'

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has urged India and Pakistan to "get along" in the wake of Jammu and Kashmir suicide bombing and said that his country will respond on the issue at an "appropriate time".

One officer and Jawan from Punjab and one from Haryana will get gallantry award

CHANDIGARH: For displaying exemplary courage and gallantry on the face of enemy, bravery of highest order and unflinching fortitude, Major Ishan Dhiman of Punjab, Sepoy Avtar Singh of Punjab  and Sowar Rajesh Kumar of Haryana  will be awarded with “Sena Medal (Gallantry)” during South Western Command(SWC) Investiture Ceremony by Lieutenant General Cherish Mathson, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of SWC.

Chandigarh Air Force station prepares to receive Chinook heavy-lift choppers

CHANDIGARH: With its heavy-lift capacity severely depleted, the Indian Air Force (IAF) station here is preparing itself to become the base for the first of the 10-tonne capacity Chinook CH-47 helicopters from the United States.

Himachal CM flags off Electric Bus for Shimla

SHIMLA: Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today flagged off the electric bus for Shimla town from State Vidhan Sabha Complex today.

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.

China-US trade negotiations underway in Beijing

BEIJING: The third round of negotiations between China and the US to end their trade war began on Thursday here as the parties planned to close their differences before March 1 deadline, media reports said.

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.

Haryana speaker administers oath to newsly elected Jind MLA

CHANDIGARH: Speaker, Haryana Vidhan Sabha, Kanwar Pal administered the oath of office and secrecy to newly elected MLA of Jind Assembly Constituency, Dr. Krishna Midha, here today.

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.


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