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Facebook tests WhatsApp shortcut in its app

Facebook appears to be testing a new feature which will allow the users to launch WhatsApp directly from its app.

Vigilance nabs revenue Patwari accepting bribe of Rs. 40,000

State Vigilance Bureau today nabbed a Revenue Patwari red handed accepting bribe of Rs. 40,000. Three persons have also been arrested by the Vigilance for helping in getting government job on compassionate basis.

Union government should immediately release Rs.1269 crore balance amount of welfare schemes : Sadhu Singh Dharamsot

The Scheduled Caste, Backward Classes & Minority Welfare Minister, Punjab, Mr. Sadhu Singh Dharamsot has today demanded the release of Rs. 1269 crore pertaining to various welfare schemes of Punjab by the Union Government from the central pool. 

Chandigarh Police re-investigating rape case after DNA sample mismatch

CHANDIGARH: In a bind after a latest forensic report showed the DNA of ae child delivered by a minor rape victim recently did not match with that of the accused, the Chandigarh Police are re-investigating the matter of the rape of a 10-year-old girl, allegedly raped by her uncle repeatedly.

JD-U asks Sharad Yadav to join Lalu's RJD

Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) on Wednesday asked its senior rebel leader Sharad Yadav to join the opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) of Lalu Prasad.

Bombay HC adjourns Ryan trustees' bail plea till Wednesday

 In a temporary reprieve on Tuesday, the Bombay High Court adjourned till Wednesday the hearing of an anticipatory bail application filed by the trustees of Ryan International Schools in the case of the death of a seven-year-old student in their Gurugram branch.

Jassi Sidhu honour-killing: Canada to deport accused mother, uncle

The Supreme Court of Canada has paved the way for extradition of Jassi Sidhu's mother and uncle to India in a June 2000 honour-killing case in Punjab.

Canada Supreme Court order extradition of two BC residents to India to face trial in honour killing case

OTTAWA: The Supreme Court of Canada has paved way for the extradition of a Punjab origin British Columbia mother and uncle accused in an honour killing a girl in India should be extradited to face trial there.

Delhi businessman commits suicide after killing wife, son

 scrap dealer under depression for heavy business losses committed suicide after killing his wife and teenage son in west Delhi, police said on Tuesday.

Delhi businessman commits suicide after killing wife, son

NEW DELHI: A scrap dealer under depression for heavy business losses committed suicide after killing his wife and teenage son in west Delhi, police said on Tuesday.

10-year-old Chandigarh rape victim delivers girl child

A 10-year-old girl, who was raped by her uncle repeatedly, delivered a girl child in a government hospital here on Thursday, hospital officials said.

Three killed in violent clashes at white supremacist rally in Virginia

WASHIGTON: Three people were killed and 19 others injured during a white nationalist rally in the US state of Virginia, turning a day of violent demonstrations into a tragedy, the media reported.

Lenovo K8 Note coming to India on August 9

 Chinese smartphone maker Lenovo will unveil its flagship device K8 Note in India on August 9.

Nitish used me as pawn to join BJP: Tejashwi

PATNA : RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, who on Friday took over as Leader of Opposition in the Bihar Assembly, accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of using him as a pawn to go over to the BJP.

Pakistan SC disqualifies Nawaz Sharif for life

ISLAMABAD : The Pakistan Supreme Court on Friday unanimously disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for life from his post after an investigative panel found his family's wealth was far above their earnings in the Panama Papers case.

Box office figures diminish film's value, says Arjun Kapoor

Punjab News Express
MUMBAI : Actor Arjun Kapoor, who is gearing up for the release of his upcoming film "Mubarakan", says that because of box office figures, a film's value gets diminished.

10 killed in Bangladesh garment factory blast

Punjab News Express
DHAKA : At least 10 people were killed and 50 others injured in a boiler room explosion at a garment factory in central Bangladesh. The search for more bodies in the debris continues, officials said on Tuesday.

London mosque attack suspect identified

Punjab News Express
LONDON : The suspect in the north London mosque attack that killed one person has been identified as a resident of Cardiff, Wales, who had previously voiced his hatred for Muslims, the media reported.

Bike-sharing schemes: Flourishing or running riot?

Punjab News Express/IANS
Almost a hundred Chinese cities now have bike-sharing schemes. The bikes, in various colours, have GPS trackers and can be unlocked simply by scanning a barcode on the frame with your phone. China may be creating a new model of transportation that could be adopted globally.

Dr A.R Shankhyan discovered two infant lower molar teeth in Bilaspur area in HP

Punjab News Express/Y.S. Rana
CHANDIGARH: Dr A.R Shankhyan, a Himachali from Bilaspur has been keen to get to the bottom of its people’s ancestry since his retirement from Anthropological Survey of India and stepped up his efforts to uncover evidence of early man in Haritalyangar (Bilaspur) of Himachal Pradesh. Recently, he discovered two infant lower molar teeth belonged to an ape-like creature Krishnapithecus from the area.