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Punjab CM calls for freedom from drugs to mark Independence Day

LUDHIANA: Calling  for ‘Nashe Ton Azadi’ (Freedom from Drugs), Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday launched ‘Tu Mera Buddy’ programme to take the war against drugs to schools and colleges to mark the 72nd Independence Day.

Capt Amarinder urges centre to formulate policy to develop border belts as industrial hubs to counter China's economic threat

 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday urged the Union Government to devise a comprehensive policy for developing the border belts into industrial hubs to counter the Chinese economic threat, while reiterating his demand for special package for the border states of Punjab and Rajasthan.

Will be proud of Suhana when she's proud of herself: SRK

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan says he will be proud of his daughter Suhana Khan when she is proud of herself and the work she does.

WhatsApp rolls out group calling for voice, video

Facebook-owned WhatsApp on Tuesday rolled out its group calling feature -- for both voice and video options -- on iOS and Android devices for its 1.5 billion users.

Punjab CM's vision to encourage leather industry attracts leather & footwear manufactures

Encouraged by the investor friendly policies and path breaking initiatives taken by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, some of the country’s top leather and footwear manufacturers have evinced keen interest to set up ventures in the state.

Navjot Singh Sidhu unveils plan to develop Virasat-e-Khalsa as a major tourist destination

In order to give impetus to ethnic tourism in the state, the Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister Mr. Navjot Singh Sidhu has finalized a blue print to further develop Virasat-e-Khalsa as a ‘Strategic Tourist Spot’ in the state besides upgrading the basic amenities and infrastructure at Sri Anandpur Sahib-the birth place of Khalsa for the convenience of devotees.

Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan among world's highest-paid celebs

Bollywood superstars Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan, with earnings of $40.5 million and $37.7 million, have made it to Forbes' World's Highest-Paid Celebrities 2018 list, topped by former professional boxer Floyd Mayweather.

OPPO unveils budget phone for Rs 10,990 in India

Chinese smartphone maker OPPO on Friday unveiled a new mid-range smartphone "OPPO A3s" for Rs 10,990 in India.

USA Cricket releases list of Board candidates

USA Cricket today announced the final USA Cricket Board candidates and updated election timeline. USA Cricket declared that elections for the Board of Directors for the new federation will commence on July 20 with the final list of candidates also unveiled.

Ericsson unveils India's first 5G innovation lab at IIT-Delhi

In a bid to stimulate the 5G ecosystem in India, Swedish telecommunications company Ericsson on Tuesday formally launched the country's first "Centre of Excellence (CoE) and Innovation Lab" for 5G at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi.

Lalu Prasad's son in Hindi film

 After joining active politics, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's elder son and former Bihar Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav is set to enter the Hindi film industry. He released a poster of his upcoming movie on Wednesday.

Uber hires ex-Facebook executive to head driver product

Global cab-hailing platform Uber has hired Daniel Danker, a product director at Facebook who was responsible for video and Facebook Live.

Delhi among 24 cities participate in inaugural IAAF Run 24:1

Taking to the streets in 24 cities, included New Delhi, across 15 time zones, more than 12,000 runners participated in the inaugural IAAF Run 24:1 global campaign on Wednesday 6 June in a series of continuous one mile runs to celebrate Global Running Day 2018.

Razia Sultana inaugurats 'Mission Tandarust Punjab' in Rupnagar

The Punjab Government has launched 'Mission Tandarust Punjab' in order to improve upon the quality of food besides emphsising cleaner air and water to ensure better living conditions for the people." These views were expressed by the Higher Education and Water Supply and Sanitation Minister, Punjab, Mrs. Razia Sultana here today on the occasion of inaugurating 'Mission Tandarust Punjab'.


Neerja Bhanot Girls Hostel No. 10 inaugurated at PU

CHANDIGARH: V.P. Badnore, Governor of Punjab & the Administrator, UT Chandigarh and Smt. Kirron Kher, Hon’ble Member of Parliament inaugurated Neerja Bhanot Girls Hostel # 10 in presence of Parimal  Rai, IAS, Advisor to UT Administrator and Prof. Arun K. Grover, Vice Chancellor, Panjab University, Chandigarh, here today.

Over 6mn Nepalis living under poverty line

Over 6 million Nepalis are still living under the poverty line, which is 21.6 per cent of the Himalayan nation's total population, a new report has revealed.

Facebook unveils three-pronged strategy to fight fake news

SAN FRANCISCO: To stop false news from spreading on its platform, Facebook has said it put in place a three-pronged strategy that constitutes removing accounts and content that violate its policies, reducing distribution of inauthentic content and informing people by giving them more context on the posts they see.

Modi arrives on daylong visit to J&K

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Leh town of Ladakh region on Saturday beginning his daylong visit to Jammu and Kashmir.

The Empress Story, Fashion& Lifestyle Exhibition starts, unique session on women empowerment also held

CHANDIGARH:  Defining fashion in a totally different and unique style, A Million Dollar Affair(AMDA), an organisation which specialises in putting up bespoke lifestyle showcases, has come up with a new exhibition-'The Empress Story', with special focus on women empowerment. The Exhibition that started in Hotel Hyatt Regency will be on till Sunday, May 13.

Ranveer Singh to start shooting for 'Simmba' soon

After wrapping up the shoot of Zoya Akhtar's "Gully Boy", Ranveer Singh is now gearing up for Rohit Shetty's "Simmba". He will be starting the shooting in a month's time.


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