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Tonnes of wheat rotting in rain in Haryana

CHANDIGARH: Several thousand tonnes of wheat has been lying unattended in food corporation godowns in Haryana, with the grain turning black with mildew after getting soaked in the rain, officials said on Tuesday.

Jal Shakti Avhiyan scheme to conserve water launched in Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: Jal Shakti Abhiyan, a flagship scheme of Government of India to conserve water, has been launched in Chandigarh. As a part of the scheme Eco-club Day was celebrated in 114 government and private schools of Chandigarh here on Monday. The theme of the celebration was water conservation and tree plantation. More than 20,000 students from all schools took part in various activities.

If Sidhu doesn't want to do his job, there is nothing I can do about it: Punjab CM

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday said if Navjot Sidhu did not want to do his job, there was nothing he could do about it.

Down 28% over poor corporate results, DHFL says it 'remains solvent'

MUMBAI: The Dewan Housing Finance Limited on Monday came under heavy selling pressure after the company reported a net loss of Rs 2,223 crore for the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2018-19 over the weekend.

Xiaomi's Mi superbass wireless headphones launched

NEW DELHI: Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has launched the Mi superbass wireless headphones in India on Monday.

CME on sleep related problems held

CHANDIGARH: As many as 25 doctors and specialists attended a CME on sleep related problems at Ojas Hospital, Panchkula today. The CME was organized to discuss sleep related diseases besides helping other specialists to recognize these problem in patients with common tests such as sleep study and general health checkup.

SC agrees to hear 6 more rebel Karnataka MLAs

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear impleadment plea of five more rebel Karnataka legislators against Assembly Speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar's decision to not accept their resignations.

7 soldiers, civilian killed in Himachal building collapse

SHIMLA:  Seven soldiers and a civilian were killed and 28 others rescued after a four-storey building in Himachal Pradesh's Kumarhatti town where Assam Rifles troopers were holding a party, collapsed due to rain, rescuers said on Monday.

Indian real estate firms fast adopting AI technology: Report

NEW DELHI: The real estate companies in India and China are fast adopting Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology in the development of applications that comprise machine vision for easy analysis and surveying of buildings and structures.

Muslims, Dalits to apply for arms licenses

LUCKNOW: Muslims, Dalits and tribals will now start applying for arms licenses for self-defence, following increase in incidents of mob lynching.

Two dead, 12 soldiers trapped in Himachal Guest house collapse

SHIMLA: One soldier and a civilian were killed and 12 other soldiers got trapped when a four-storey building collapsed due to rain at Kumarhatti town of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday.

Punjab Govt offers Rs 10 cr for Chanalon industrial focal point

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab government has offered Rs 10 crores for the drainage and repairing of roads in the Chanalon industrial focal point located near Kurali in the Kharar assembly segment.

Pakistan agrees for visa-free year-long travel to Kartarpur Sahib

AMRITSAR: Pakistan on Sunday agreed in principle to allow visa-free, year-long travel to the Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara for Indian passport holders and Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) card holders.

India pushing ahead with swanky Kartarpur corridor to cater to 10,000 pilgrims a day

NEW DELHI: Two hundred and fifty labourers and 30 engineers are working three shifts a day to ensure completion of the Kartarpur corridor -- comprising a four-lane highway to the Pakistan border and a state-of-the-art passenger terminal -- by October 31.

Punjab CM empowers DCs to clear investment projects up to Rs.10 crores

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday issued directives to empower DCs to independently clear investment projects up to Rs 10 crore, thus taking another major step forward to boost ease of business with simplified online clearance process.

Sex education will be a part of school curriculum in Chandigarh

CHANDIGARH: Soon sex education will be a part of school curriculum in Chandigarh, Punjab and Haryana. The Punjab and Haryana High Court has directed the education secretaries of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh to include sex education in school curriculum. The court also made it clear that they shall be personally liable to implement the sex education in school curriculum.

Punjab moots to impose heavy oenalities on defaulters of water bills: Capt Amarinder Singh

CHANDIGARH: Taking a tough stance against wastage of water, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday issued a series of directives to ensure conservation of the precious resource, including penalization of the defaulters of their water bills.

Special water train to reach Chennai on Friday

CHENNAI:  A special 50 wagon train carrying water from Tamil Nadu's Vellore district will reach Chennai on Friday afternoon, a Southern Railway official said.

Swarup moved to Delhi as Indo-Canadian ties remain frosty

NEW DELHI:  Author-diplomat Vikas Swarup, India's current High Commissioner to Canada, has been appointed as Secretary in the Consular, Passport, Visa and Overseas Indian Affairs division, with effect from August 1.

10 killed, 40 injured in Pakistan train accident

ISLAMABAD:  At least 10 people were killed and 40 others injured on Thursday when a passenger train and a goods train collided in Pakistan's Punjab province.


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