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Amritsar will be tourism capital of North India, says Navjot Sidhu

AMRITSAR: Announcing that Amritsar will be made the Tourism capital of Northern India, Punjab Minister for Local Bodies, Tourism and cultural Affairs, Navjot Singh Sidhu said that all measures were being taken to unlock the potential of Amritsar and give visitors a programmed visit to this place and tourism spots of surrounding areas.

Is Aroosa Alam a Pakistani friend of Punjab CM influencing government decisions?

CHANDIGARH: Hari Chand Arora a senior advocate of Punjab and Haryana High Court and human rights activist has appealed Narender Modi, the Prime Minister of India to review the VISA of Pakistan citizen Aroosa Alam who is close friend of Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh and allegedly influencing the working of state government.

Aryans celebrates its 12th Foundation Day

Aryans Group of Colleges, Rajpura, Near Chandigarh in association with Chandigarh Tourism today organized a Tree Plantation Drive at Sector- 42 Lake, Chandigarh. S. Sadhu Singh Dharamsot, Hon’ble Forest & Wildlife Minister was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Sh. Jitender Yadav, IAS, Director Tourism was the Guest of Honour while Dr. Anshu Kataria, Chairman, Aryans Group presided over the function.

Delhi team wins $1mn XPrize for women's safety device inspired by Nirabhaya

 A  technology team from Delhi inspired by Nirbhaya has won the $1 million Anu and Naveen Jain XPrize for Women's Safety by developing a device that will send out alerts with location and summon help if a woman is threatened.

Clash in Golden Temple complex on Operation Blue Star anniversary

ndishing of swords and open use of sticks was witnessed on Wednesday during a ceremony to mark the 34th anniversary of the Army's 'Operation Blue Star' inside the Golden Temple complex.

Justice Nasirul Mulk takes oath as caretaker Pakistan PM

Retired Justice Nasirul Mulk took oath as Pakistan's seventh caretaker Prime Minister at a ceremony here on Friday, hours after the National Assembly was formally dissolved ahead of the July elections.

Preparations in full swing for 18th Asian Torch Relay

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Tuesday announced the commencement date of the Asian Games 2018 Torch Relay which will be held on July 15, 2018 at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi where the permanent flame of the Asian Games is located. A seven-member delegation from the Indonesia Asian Games 2018 Organizing Committee (INASGOC) met the IOA officials to finalize the details for the Torch Relay. This year’s Asian Games will mark the 18th edition of the prestigious tournament which will be hosted in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Thackeray greets new Karnataka CM

MUMBAI: Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday offered his best wishes to new Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy but expressed his inability to attend his swearing-in ceremony in Bengaluru, party leaders said.

Security forces free to respond if Pakistan opens fire: Rajnath

As Pakistani Rangers continued shelling on the international border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the security forces have a free hand to respond as they deem fit if the neighbouring country continued the offensive.

Kumaraswamy to take oath as Karnataka CM on Wednesday

Janata Dal-Secular's (JD-S) legislative party leader H.D. Kumaraswamy on Sunday said he will take oath as Karnataka Chief Minister on May 23 here in the presence of several national leaders.

Nurses Day celebrated at Rayat Bahra varsity

 The Rayat Bahra College of Nursing celebrated International Nurses Day to commemorate the birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale, pioneer of modern nursing.

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle marry at Windsor Castle

LONDON: Prince Harry married US actress Meghan Markle in a ceremony at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle here on Saturday.

1 dead in shooting near US school

A 40-year-old woman was killed and at least two others were wounded in a shooting incident in US' Clayton County in Georgia, police said.

I've the choice to change and not change my name: Sonam Kapoor Ahuja

MUMBAI: The true idea of feminism is having a choice and equal opportunity, says newly wed actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, who chose to add her husband Anand Ahuja's surname and was at the receiving end of comments and criticism.

BJP cadres chant 'Modi, Modi' at Yeddyurappa's swearing-in

Loud chants of "Modi, Modi" by about 100 jubilant cadres of the BJP were heard at the oath-taking ceremony of their leader B.S. Yeddyurappa as the Chief Minister of Karnataka at Raj Bhavan here on Thursday.

Rahul terms Yeddyurappa's swearing-in 'mockery of Constitution'

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday termed the swearing-in of BJP leader B.S. Yeddyurappa as Karnataka Chief Minister a 'mockery' of Constitution after his party failed to garner a majority in the state assembly.

Yeddyurappa takes oath as Karnataka CM

BJP's legislature party leader B.S. Yeddyurappa took oath as the Karnataka Chief Minister here on Thursday hours after the Supreme Court declined to stay his swearing-in ceremony.

Rayat Bahra students fabricate new device

Students of the Rayat-Bahra University Polytechnic entered the realm of industrial manufacturing and marketing with the launch of its first commercial product “The Bookend”, designed and manufactured in University workshops by students of 2nd Year Mechanical Stream.

Vice President arrives in Bhopal

BHOPAL: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu arrived here on Wednesday to attend the convocation ceremony of Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication, officials said.

Jaipur Foot organisation working with US university to develop artificial hand

NEW YORK: Having helped 1.7 million people around the world gain mobility with the famous Jaipur Foot, the organisation is now embarking on a mission to develop an affordable artificial hand, its founder D.R. Mehta has said.


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