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Punjab Sports Dept and Daily World to organise Marathon non March 31

CHANDIGARH:Punjab Sports Department and Daily World, India’s first international newspaper from Chandigarh, have teamed up to organise an international standards chip-timed full marathon run on March 31. While the main state-level event comprising 42-km (full marathon), 21-km (half marathon), 10-km and 5-km open fun runs will be held in Mohali, similar 5-km events will be simultaneously held in all districts across the state on the same day. The theme of the event is “Energising the youth for a Tandrust Punjab”.

Punjab CM sanctions Rs.203 crore untied fund for infrastructure development in 8 Malwa districts

CHANDIGARH: Winding up the four-day pre-budget deliberations with Congress MLAs,   Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday announced an untied fund of Rs. 202.35 crore for development of eight districts of Malwa-II region.

Sacchitt Sharrma, Madhwin Kamath, Dev Javia and Sandeepti in quarterfinals

CHANDIGARH: Three Indians, top seed Sacchitt Sharrma, Madhwin Kamath  and fourth seed Dev Javia moved into boys singles quarter-finals in the ITF Juniors Circuit (Grade-3) for boys and girls under-18 at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.

Sandeep Rao and Krishna Hooda score upset wins

CHANDIGARH: Sandeep Singh Rao and CLTA trainee Krishan Hooda proved the seeding committee wrong by registering upset verdicts in the girls and boys singles first round matches, respectively, in the ITF Juniors Circuit (Grade-3) for boys and girls under-18  at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.

Lulu group to explore export potential of Agro products from Punjab to UAE

CHANDIGARH: A two-day follow up visit of UAE-India partnership summit at Dubai by Lulu Group International on Saturday concluded with the high-level delegation that accepted proposals for export of agro products and processed food to UAE and urged the representatives of agro and food processing industry to dispatch the product samples for exploring its export potential.

Sarthak Gandhi, Radhika Vasudeva and Pawandeep Kaur stun top seeds

CHANDIGARH: Sixth seed Sarthak Gandhi and Radhika Vasudeva hogged the limelight in the boys under-16 singles  and girls under-18 singles quarter-finals, respectively, in the St. Stephen’s School-AITA Championship Series (CS-7) Tennis Tournament at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.

Punjab clears One Time Settlement Policy for defaulters of PSIDC and PFC

CHANDIGARH: The Captain Amarinder Singh led Punjab Cabinet on Monday approved a One Time Settlement (OTS) Policy to give entrepreneurs of promoted and loanee companies the last chance to settle their dues with PDSIC and PFC, with the condition that no such OTS opportunity would be given to defaulters hereafter.

Ludhiana’s Mukul Nagpaul to become States First Man to Win the Ironman Title

LUDJHIANA:  Mukul Nagpaul of Ludhiana became the first athlete from Punjab to complete the Ironman race as he successfully completed the toughest Triathlon in Langkawi, Malaysia on November 17. He finished the distance in 16 hours 18 minutes and 41 seconds.

Semi-finalists spotted in Chandigarh National Ranking Tennis

CHANDIGARH: Top seed Paramveer Singh Bajwa, seventh seed Bharat NIshok Kumaran,     N. Calvin Golme and qualifier     Rishabh Sharda advanced into men's singles semi-finals of the  CLTA-AITA National Ranking Tennis Championships at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.

BJP's 1st list for MP, Telangana, Mizoram out

NEW DELHI:  The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday issued its first list of 229 candidates for the single phase November 28 assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Telangana and Mizoram.

Karman Thandi goes down fighting in marathon final

CHANDIGARH: Tenacious Karman Kaur Thandi of India put up a brilliant display before going down fighting to fourth seed Han Xinyun of China  4-6, 6-2, 4-6 in an up-and-down singles final in the $ 25,000 ITF Women's Circuit in Nanning (China) on Sunday. The marathon thrilling contest lasted two hours and 35 minutes and both players dished out their best tennis.

Punjab CM presents sports awards to 23 Commonwealth and Asian games winners

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday presented the State Sports Awards, worth Rs. 15.55 crore, to 23 players in recognition of their outstanding performance in Commonwealth and Asian Games-2018.

Suraj Prabodh, V.M. Ranjeet, Sai Samitha move into semis

CHANDIGARH: Top seed and qualifier Suraj Prabodh of Karnataka  and fifth seed V.M. Ranjeet of Tamil Nadu moved into men's siingles of the “The Tribune” State Tennis Championship for Men and Women and  CLTA-AITA Championship Series (CS-7) Tennis Tournament for Boys and Girls under-16 at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.

Ramkumar goes down fighting; Jeevan in doubles semis in Taipei Challenger

CHANDIGARH: Despite firing as many as 13 aces sixth seed Ramkumar Ramanathan of India could not survive the challenge of qualifier Frederico Ferreira Silva of Portugal in the singles second round match in the $ 150,000 ATP Challenger Kaohsiung OCE Open in Chinese Taipei.

Krishan and Sushant move into boys U-18 as well as U-16 quarters

CHANDIGARH: CHART trainee Krishan Hooda moved into quarter-finals in boys under-18 and  Under-16 of the CLTA-AITA Super Series Tennis Tournament for Boys and Girls under-16 and 18  at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.

Jitin Chetry, Sukhpreet Jhoje and Parveen qualify for moved main draw

CHANDIGARH: CLTA trainees Jitin Kumar Chetry, Sukhpreet Singh Jhoje and Parveen Kumar qualified for the main draw in the boys under-18 singles of the CLTA-AITA Super Series Tennis Tournament for Boys and Girls under-16 and 18  at the Sector 10 Tennis Stadium here today.

Punjab CM gives in-principle approval to introducing sports period from Class I

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday gave in-principle approval to the introduction of the Sports period in government schools from Class I, even as he directed the Sports Department to work out the modalities for a health insurance schemes for sports veterans.

Facebook CEO vows to fight poll interference, fake news

There is an online propaganda "arms race" with Russia and the most important thing right now is to make sure no one interferes in the upcoming elections globally, vowed Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg during the five-hour marathon session at the US Congress.

Akal Takhat prohibits Chadha to participate in any religious, educational political activities for two years

Former President of prestigious century old Charitable cum Educational Body Chief Khalsa Dewan (CKD) Charanjit Singh Chadha today appeared before the five Sikh head priests headed by Jatehdar Akal Takaht ( the highest Sikh temporal seat).

SAD to expose waiver fraud with POL KHOL LEHAR: Sukhbir ‘Dal’ seeks inquiry into sacrileges by a sitting judge of SC

CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal will launch "pol khol lehar" in Punjab in the first week of February to "expose the Congress government's massive fraud with the beleaguered farmers, khet majdoors,dalits and Backward Classes on loan waiver. During this Lehar, the SAD will  take the issue of the Congress to the people with rallies in all 117 assembly constituencies of the state.


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