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Punjab CM promises package for border area development, joins Rajnath at martyrs memorial

HUSSAINIWALA (Ferozepur): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday urged Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for full central government support to the state’s development programmes for the border areas, including a proposed special package for the region.

Navneet Bal's journey to PCS, she lost father at 13, fulfills his dream at 23

JALANDHAR: Shahkot Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Navneet Kaur Bal was just 13 when she lost her father but such was the determination of this young girl transformed the dream of her late father into reality by becoming PCS just at age of 23 years.

Equip yourself with decision making power to empower yourself: Deepika Singh

JALANDHAR: Assistant Commissioner of Police here Deepika Singh today said that girls should make strenuous efforts for becoming capable of decision-making, which was the empowerment of women in a real sense.

Lady IAS officer of Punjab, Amrit Singh carves a nice for herself through noble ideas

JALANDHAR: Fully convinced that a dedicated IAS officer could make a difference in the lives of millions of people, Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Nakodar Ms. Amrit Singh was committed to bring a change in society through her noble ideas on women empowerment and cleanliness. 

British- Asian model Bishamber Das is the brand ambassador of ‘Ms Plus Size North India 2017’

CHANDIGARH:  She is curvy! She is confident! She is too hot to handle! She is the first British Asian Plus Size model. After featuring in many successful advertising campaigns from UK to UAE, model Bishamber Das is ready to change the Indian fashion scene along with Hardeep Arora Innovaters and Daksha Digitas. She is the brand ambassador of Ms Plus Size North India 2017. The last auditions will take place in city beautiful Chandigarh on 22nd April.

Sonia asks Modi to pass Women's Reservation Bill

Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to urgently pass the Women's Reservation Bill in the Lok Sabha where the BJP has a majority.

At UN, Priyanka bats for girl empowerment

Actress Priyanka Chopra, a UN Goodwill Ambassador, spoke up for girl empowerment and felicitated an Indian woman working towards supporting acid attack victims, at the Global Goals Awards at the UN General Assembly here.

Ivanka, Sushma discuss women empowerment

US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka and India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj discussed here women empowerment and the upcoming Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad.

Himachal CM bats for women empowerment

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday batted for women empowerment by presenting development grants of Rs 21,000 each to 72 Mahila Mandals or women's groups.

Complete list of India's Union Council of Ministers

NEW DELHI: Following is the complete list of Union Council of Ministers after Sunday's reshuffle and expansion:

Accenture focusing on Indian women workforce

Stressing on the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education, global company Accenture has announced special message for the Indian women. In a conversation with former Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard, Accenture Accountant Executive Rupal Thanawala said "We have a special message for the women in India that we have a big focus in India where only 17 per cent women are in the workforce. We want to make sure that young girls look as the technology we have been doing it very successfully."

Navjot Singh Sidhu, Tourism & Cultural Affairs Minister felicitates Aryans Group

After achieving many milestones in last 11 years in the education sector, Aryans Group of Colleges, Chandigarh has added another feather in its cap.

Two day workshop on Entrepreneurship inaugurated at HMV

 Two day workshop on Entrepreneurship was inaugurated at Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya in collaboration with Makeintern CARPE DIEM IIM, Calcutta. The resource person of the two-day workshop is Mr. Kartik Mehta, Certified Entrepreneurship, and Soft Skill Mentor. Principal Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen said that HMV is the only college of this region to hold such innovative workshops for the students as Innovation is the keyword at HMV. She said that we cannot change our past and future is always uncertain. So, we should work for the present, which is in our hands. She said that women empowerment is related to empowered ideology. She said that the vision of HMV is to turn signatures of the students into autographs by making them empowered. 

Punjab inks MoU with ‘SEWA Bharat’ for women empowerment

Punjab government today signed Memorandum of Understanding with Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) Bharat to establish a framework for cooperative institutional relations to encourage and promote collaboration for better empowerment and social and economic development of women in the state.

Capt Amarinder greets people on I-Day,vows to make Punjab free from drug &debt

 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday appealed to farmers not to resort to suicide, while announcing his government’s decision to provide jobs to 50000 youth in the first phase of the 'Ghar Ghar Mein Naukri' scheme.

'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha': A directorial triumph (Review)

Toilet: Ek Prem Katha"; Director: Shree Narayan Singh; Cast: Akshay Kumar, Bhumi Pednekar, Divyendu Sharma, Sudhir Pande and Anupam Kher; Rating: ****

Himachal Government enhances procurement price of Apple to Rs.7 per Kg

The Himachal Pradesh has approved the procurement price of apple to Rs. 6.75 per kilogram under Market Intervention Scheme (MIS) proposes to enhance the same to Rs. 7.00 per Kg to provide remunerative prices to the farmers.

Hindu temple in Kansal village of Punjab, near Chandigarh bans entry of women

While Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has put women empowerment on priority agenda of his government, the priests of a Hindu temple in village Kansal in Mohali district of Punjab have banned the entry of women in the temple citing a bizzare reason that women bring illness and death.

RR Bawa DAV College celebrated foundation day with Hawan Yagya

Punjab News Express/Pardeep Luthra
BATALA: RR Bawa DAV College for Girls, celebrated its 52nd foundation day while performing Hawan Yagya in the college campus today.

Women empowerment an article of faith with Punjab Government: Navjot Sidhu

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH: “The Punjab Government is fully committed to accord women a place of honour and dignity in the society and their empowerment across all spheres is an article of faith with the Government.”