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Aseemanand among 4 acquitted in Samjhauta blast

PANCHKULA: (Haryana): A National Investigation Agency (NIA) court here on Wednesday acquitted all four accused, including Hindu leader Swami Aseemanand, in the February 2007 Samjhauta Express train blast which killed 68 people, mostly Pakistanis.

Bhagwant Prasad hogs limelight in Varsities Wushu

 Panjab University won the dual (women as well as men) titles on the third day of the All India Inter University Wushu (M&W) Championship being hosted by Panjab University, Chandigarh here today.

Khan, Harish, Subhash, Chandermohan, Virat, Shikha win TT titles

CHANDIGARH: MA Khan of DRDO won the veteran men singles 40 + title and Harish Kumar Kakkar of PAG (Audit) Haryana claimed the twin titles of veteran men singles and doubles both in the 50 + category. Subhash Chander Sharma also won the twin titles in the veteran men singles and foubles in the 60 + category.

Sarv Dharam Prarthna Sabha organized at Beant Singh memorial

CHANDIGARH: On the occasion of the birth anniversary of late Chief Minister Beant Singh, a Sarv Dharam Prarthna Sabha was organized at Beant Singh Memorial in Sector 42, Chandigarh. People paid floral tributes to the Former Chief Minister during the state-level remembrance meet held at the memorial.

Punjab ministers join people in bidding adieu to state's CRPF martyrs

CHANDIGARH: Punjab today bid a tearful adieu to the four Pulwama CRPF martyrs from the state, who were cremated with full state honours on the directives of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.

Semi-finalists identified in JP Atray Cricket

CHANDIGARH: The semi-final line-up has been drawn in the 24th All-India JP Atray Memorial Ceicket Tournament on Wednesday.  Minerva Academy Chandigarh  No.1  of Pool-1 with 14 points will take on No.2 of Pool – 2   BTM Warriors at GMSSS Sector  26 Chandigarh  CAG  No.1 of  Pool-2  are pitted against Food Corporation of India, Delhi No.2 off Pool – 1 at Tau Devi Lal Stadium Sector 3 Panchkula. Both the matches will start at 9.15 a.m.

Priyanka's entry a masterstroke, says Capt Amarinder Singh

CHANDIGARH: Sounding the bugle for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections with the confidence that the Congress would win all the 13 seats in Punjab, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday hailed the entry of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra into the political arena as a masterstroke by the party president, saying it would change the political equations not only in Uttar Pradesh but the entire country.

Haryana Governor to unfurl national flag at Panchkula, CM at Bhiwani

CHANDIGARH: Haryana Governor, Satyadeo Narain Arya will unfurl the National Flag on January 26, 2019, Republic Day, at Panchkula. The At Home will be organised at Haryana Raj Bhawan Chandigarh the same evening. Chief Minister, Manohar Lal will hoist the National Flag at Bhiwani.

ECI asks Punjab DCs to identify NRI voters, ensure facilities for physically challenged voters

AMRITSAR: Deputy Election Commissioner of India Sandeep Saxena today held divisional level review meeting with the Deputy Commissioners of Jalandhar and Ferozepur division at Amritsar today.

42 officers transferred in MP

BHOPAL:  In a major reshuffle in Madhya Pradesh's administrative services, newly-appointed Chief Minister Kamal Nath shifted 42 officers, 23 of whom were District Magistrates.

Rajasthan boys toil to beat Delhi in Jr National V'ball

CHANDIGARH: Rajasthan scored a hard-fought 25-20, 21-25, 25-19, 22-25, 15-10  victory over Delhi in the opening boys match in the 45th Junior National Volleyball at the Panjab University Sports Complex here today.

Farmers, transporters join Petro Dealers on reduction in VAT on fuels

CHANDIGARH: Petrol Pump Dealers Association, Punjab ( PPDAP) along with farmers bodies, Bhartiya Kisan Union (Lakhowal) & Bhartiya Kisan Union (Rajewal), Transporters Unions & Industrialists on Monday submitted memorandum to DCs throughout Punjab seeking reduction in VAT on petrol and diesel to bring it at par with its capital city, Chandigarh and with neighborhood states. 

Punjab teams for Sub-Junior National B'Ball

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Basketball Association general secretary Tej Singh Dhaliwal today announced the state's boys and girls teams which will compete in the 45th Sub-Junior National Championship at Kangra (Himachal Pradesh) from November 12 to 18.

Rayat Bahra students excel in PEC tech fest

MOHALI: Students of the Rayat Bahra University School of Computer Sciences and Engineering won laurels in the PEC fest, a technical event organised by the Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh.

Veterinary Varsity Youth festival starts with brush, colours and lens art

LUDHIANA: 9th Youth festival of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana started with fine arts events. Dr. Satyavan Rampal, Director Students Welfare was the Chief Guest of the inaugural session whereas Dr. Parkash Singh Brar, Dean, College of Veterinary Science and Dr. Ramneek, Director School of Animal Biotechnology were guest of honor.

Here’s why you can’t miss Pavan Kumar Chauhan’s Ekkees Tareekh Shubh Muhurat

CHANDIGARH:  :While nervous flutters are what you expect from a debutante, filmmaker Pavan Kumar Chauhan is no ordinary director. The filmmaker, who is eagerly waiting for the release of his debut film Ekkees Tareekh Shubh Muhurat,  is sure that the audience will love it. The film stars Sanjai Mishra, Mukesh Tiwari and Brijendra Kala and here’s why he feels it will do well, “I am sure that the audience will really relate to the story of the film, the performances by some of the best actors in the industry and the Mathura backdrop,” says Pavan.

Navjot Singh Sidhu writes to Union Railway Minister

AMRITSAR: The Local Government Minister, Punjab, Mr. Navjot Singh Sidhu has written a letter to the Union Railway Minister Mr. Piyush Goel for putting in place an effective mechanism to put a stop to the accidents happening on railway tracks.

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.

Vyapam case: FIR lodged against Digvijay, Kamal Nath, Scindia

BHOPAL: Acting on the orders of a local court, police have lodged an FIR against Congress leaders Digvijay Singh, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Kamal Nath and Vyapam scam whistleblower Prashant Pandey.

Vyapam case: FIR ordered against Digvijay, Kamal Nath, Scindia

BHOPAL:  A Special Court here has ordered an FIR against Congress leaders Digvijay Singh, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Kamal Nath and Vyapam scam whistleblower Prashant Pandey on a petition filed by BJP's legal cell advocate Santosh Sharma.


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