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Williams College in Massachusetts now has “Hindu Prayer Room”

Williams College, the second-oldest institution of higher learning in Massachusetts established in 1793, now has a Hindu Prayer Room.

NMAT Registrations Increased by 7% in 2017; Several Changes Introduced

The year 2017 marked the third successful completion of the administration of NMAT by GMAC (Graduate Management Global Connections). The number of registrations saw a significant growth of 7% as compared to that of 2016. The registrations were open from 4th July 2017 until 3rd October 2017. After that, there was a registration-retake from 6th October 2017 until 14th December 2017

Dedicated Widow Cell constituted in Chandigarh

The District Legal Services Authority (DLSA), Chandigarh has constituted Dedicated Widows Cell for the welfare of widows. It is constituted under the directions of the Supreme Court. 

Punjab Sub -Committee on mining will submit its report in a month: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Local Government Minister Punjab Navjot Singh Sidhu today said that the Cabinet Sub Committee on mining constituted by the Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh would submit its report to the government shortly.

New Dental clinics to be opened at Amritsar: Brahm Mohindra

On the occasion of 29th fortnight, ‘State level denture distributing programme’ has organized to make people aware about the hygiene and dental care.

President of India confers 'Nari Shakti Puraskar' to Punjab for women empowerment

On this International Women’s Day, the women folk of Punjab is basking in the glory of pride and self esteem, when President of India today conferred the coveted National “Nari Shakti Puraskar” to the State of Punjab for making outstanding contribution towards women empowerment. This prestigious award was conferred to the state of Punjab during a grand function organized at Rashtarpati Bhawan, New Delhi on the occasion of International Women’s Day. Mrs. Razia Sultana, Social Security and Women and Child Development Minister Punjab received the award on behalf of Mr. Amarinder Singh, Chief Minister, Punjab. Mr. K.B.S. Sidhu , Special Chief Secretary (SS & WCD) and Mrs. Kavita Singh, Director (SS & WCD) were accompanying Mrs. Razia Sultana for receiving the award.

Bhakra and Pong dams to be strengthened under DRIP

Bhakra Dam and pong Dam under BBMB will be the amongst the major beneficiaries where strengthening of Dams for safety purposes will be covered under the Dam Rehabilitation and improvement project (DRIP) phase 2 of Central Water Commission. Bhakra Dam was dedicated to nationby pandit Jawahar lal Nehru on October 22nd 1963.

Punjab CM dedicates 2nd phase of Jang-E-Azadi memorial to the nation

KARTARPUR (Jalandhar): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday dedicated to the nation the second phase of the world-class Jang-e-Azadi memorial, while announcing an allocation of Rs. 25 crore for the completion of the third phase in the forthcoming budget and sanction of Rs 9.5 crore towards the pending arrears for Phase I construction.

On 126th Anniversary of Historic Khalsa College, Old Students Recall Memories at Alma-mater

AMRITSAR: The nostalgia was in the air at the Third Khalsa College Global Alumni Meet today as the old students recalled their `memories’ of their alma mater during their student years. They, jostling, exchanging hugs and handshakes intermingled and to remember the times spent on the campus after the gap of number of years.

'Coco' named Best Animated Feature Film at Oscars 2018

"Coco" was named as Best Animated Feature Film at the Oscars 2018, and co-director Lee Unkrich dedicated the honour to the people and culture of Mexico, saying "representation matters".

Maiden international contemporary arts forum Punjab panorama concludes at historic Qila Mubarak

The colorful maiden international contemporary art forum ‘Punjab Panorama Vol-1’ by the founder-director Sarah Singh, today concluded at the historic fort Qila Mubarak on the note of doling out more for the art and culture lovers. The inaugural event was marked by opening remarks from the Punjab Chief Minister’s wife and former Minister of State for External Affairs Mrs. Preneet Kaur, along with the Ambassador of Greece to India Mr. Panos Kalogeropoulos, the Consul General Canada Mr. Christopher Gibbons, Yuvraj Raninder Singh, Tikka Shatrujeet Singh of Kapurthala, Sarah Singh, the founder-director of 'Panorama Punjab' and Punjab's Tourism and Culture Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu. During the event, souvenir book was launched.
Addressing the august gathering at event Mrs Preneet Kaur congratulated Mrs Sarha Singh for holding a rich cultural fest at home town of Patiala's Baba Ala Singh's historic Qila Mubarak and giving international artists a stage to perform at the fest.

7 ways to save money while spending online

While visiting an offline store still has its charm, there is something to be said about the ease and convenience of using your phone or computer to search for and buy something online, pay for it with a few clicks and have it delivered to you. Each shopping website, bank and wallet provider is trying to offer the best possible deal.

Lakhs of women take part in Attukal Pongala festival

Lakhs of women took part in the famed Attukal Pongala festival in Kerala on Friday.

Facebook unveils local news accelerator for publishers

To help "metro newspapers" take their digital subscription business to a new level, Facebook has launched a local news accelerator for news publishers.

Now pre-book Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ in India

 Pre-bookings for Samsung's flagship devices Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ began in India on Monday.

UP Assembly adjourned

The Uttar Pradesh Assembly was adjourned on Monday after paying tributes to BJP legislator from Noorpur (Bijnore) Lokendra Singh Chauhan, who was killed in a road mishap last week.

Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ offer better camera, 'Slow-mo' videos

In a bid to take on Apple iPhone X, Samsung unveiled Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones that come with "Super Slow-mo" video, a new "Dual Aperture" lens powering an innovative low-light camera and "AR Emoji" for creating personalised experiences.

Rodney Harmon is new PTR president

Rodney Harmon from Richmond (Virgina) is the new president of the Professional Tennis Registry (PTR). He has replaced Roy Barth who is on the PTR Board of Director as Immediate Past President. Jack Waite, a native of Wisconsin,  has become secretary following Harmon's elevation to the post of PTR president.

Historic Qila Mubarak set to host Punjab's 1st international contemporary arts forum

A landmark event, titled Punjab Panorama, awaits art and history lovers alike, with the historic Qila Mubarak all set to host the first international contemporary arts forum on March 3-4, 2018. 

Surgical Strike first Look dedicated to Indian Army

Bollywood much awaited Patriotic movie Surgical Strike first look hit the internet. The official poster of the movie Surgical Strike is out on production house social media account. The film, Co-produced by Vijay Valbhani and Sonu Jain, directed by Suzad Iqbal Khan Under the banner of Crystal Movies. The film feature's Deepraj Rana, Mir Sarvar, Lakha Lakhwinder Singh, Jimmy Sharma, Sanjay Singh, Amit Pathak and Vedita Pratap Singh as army officers the movie dedicated to the India Soldiers and to their family. The poster captioned as: "Our Country, Our Nation, Our People".


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