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Jobs in US, UK no longer lure Indians: Indeed survey

MUMBAI: There has been a sharp decline among Indians seeking jobs in two top destinations -- the United Kingdom by 42 per cent and US by 38 per cent - attributed mainly to the political situations there, a new survey by top global jobs portal Indeed has revealed.

Australia's Gold Coast city seeks to welcome large numbers of Indians for CWG 2018

GOLD COAST:  As the 2018 Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton relay began its India leg on Tuesday, the host city of Gold Coast in Australia's northeastern state of Queensland is gearing up to receive nearly 60,000 visitors, many from India, during the April 4-15, 2018 Games.

Eight Manipuri trafficked girls return home

Eight Manipuri girls, who were being trafficked to Singapore by members of an international gang, were rescued in Myanmar and brought home, officials said on Sunday.

iPhone 8 Plus screen split open while charging: Reports

A user from Taiwan claimed her iPhone 8 Plus, which belongs to Apple's latest line-up of devices, split open while it was charging.

'Super Premium' iPhone X begins 'cannibalising' iPhone 8, 8 Plus

As the sale of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus began in several countries on Friday, queues outside Apple Stores were shorter than previous years and the growing craze to own "super premium" iPhone X is likely to be the reason, media reported.

Poor sanitation keeps away many tourists from India: Javadekar

India has more to offer to tourists than any other country but many prefer to stay away given the poor sanitation in the country, union HRD Minister Prakash Navadeskar said on Tuesday.

Get set for a ‘Grand meet’ with the International stars at Madame Tussauds

CHANDIGARH: Roll out the red carpet and meet all your favourite international stars at the amazing, interactive world of Madame Tussauds Delhi.The attraction announces the presence of global icons and legends, whose wax figure will join the league of Indian stars in Delhi.  Madame Tussauds Delhi will allow their guests to enjoy and evening with their much-admired global stars from Hollywood, sports, music, etc in India.

Singapore gets its first woman President

Halimah Yacob became on Wednesday the first woman President of Singapore, being the only candidate who met the requirements for the presidential elections.

Punjab govt sets up committee to overhaul govt medical,dental colleges in state

The Punjab government, led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, has set up a high-powered planning and monitoring committee for the upgradation and overhauling of the government medical and dental colleges, which had been allowed to deteriorate to pathetic levels by the previous government in the state.

Khattar and his 'good governance' fails Haryana yet again

CHANDIGARH:  Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has once again failed the state.

Upset Hindus urge Australia fightwear firm to withdraw battling Hindu gods rash guards

Upset Hindus are urging Gosford (New South Wales, Australia) based fightwear firm “Raven Fightwear” for immediate withdrawal of “Battle of the Gods - Hanoman v Ganesha” rashguards displaying images of Hindu deities Lord Ganesha and Lord Hanuman in a battle mode.

4 Minervans and 3 city boys in India Senior Football Team

After the recent good show of Minerva boys in the AFC Cup U-23 Qualifiers in Qatar, four Minervans namely, Germanpreet Singh, Manvir Singh, Davinder Singh and Anirudh Thapa have now been called by Stephan Constantine for the senior India squad. Both

India cruise into Division B semi-finals

Punjab News Express/Balbir Singh
BENGALURU: The quarterfinals of the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup 2017 concluded today for both Division A and B, with games played at the Sree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium and Koramangala Indoor Stadium.

India finish seventh in Youth Commonwealth Games

Punjab News Express/Balbir Singh
CHANDIGARH: With 11 medals,including four gold and one silver, the Indian contingent finished at the seventh position in the Youth Commonwealth Games at Bahamas today. England topped the medal tally with 23 gold, 16 silver and 12 bronze while Australia grabbed 14 gold, 14 silver and 11 bronze medals to finish runners-up. The third place was claimed by New Zealand who clinched eight gold, 14 silver and 9 bronze medals. Scotland (8-6-7), South Africa (8-3-7) and Singapore 

Two more Minerva FC players included in the India u-23 team

Punjab News Express/Balbir Singh
CHANDIGARH : Two more Minerva Punjab Football Club players, Anirudh Thapa and Davinder Singh, have now been called to join the Indfia under-23 squad for the upcoming AFC Championship 2018 qualifiers to be held in July 2017. The team will departure for exposure tour to Singapore in preparation for the tournament. With this the number of Minervans included in the team has gone up to nine.

The Seventh GIAN Workshop organized by CRIKC concludes at PU

Punjab News Express/SK.Vyas
CHANDIGARH: Six day long tailored GIAN workshop on the theme “Transition Metals in Organic Synthesis” under the aegis of CRIKC concluded today at SAIF/CIL Seminar Hall, PU. Dr. Sanjay Trehan, President, Panacea Biotec. Mohali graced the occasion and addressed the audience on sensitization of the important topic of organic chemistry in everyday sphere of life. He congratulated the organizers on the successful completion of the workshop.

International Workshop on “Transition Metals in Organic Synthesis” organized at PU

Punjab News Express/SK.Vyas
CHANDIGARH : Second phase of MHRD Global Initiatve of Aademic networks(GIAN) program began here today with the commencement of one week international workshop on the theme “Transition Metals in Organic Synthesis” by leading expert Prof Roderick Bates from Nanyang Technical University, Singapore.Local GIAN Coordinator and Director SAIF/CIL Professor S.K.Mehta welcomed the guests and elaborated the objectives of the GIAN program. Six GIAN programs by foreign faculty from U.S.A., Germany, U.K. and Canada were successfully organized during Phase I in 2016.

CBI registers case against directors of private company for cheating foreign bank

Punjab News Express/ SK.Vyas
NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against six accused persons including directors/promoters of a private company based at Delhi; a Delhi based private firm and unknown persons on the complaint of The Development Bank of Singapore Limited, New Delhi (a foreign Bank) USections 120 B, 420, 467, 468, 471 of IPC on the allegations of cheating the said Bank for Rs. 122.49 crore (approx.) between 2007-2012.

China pockets three medals out of two events in Gabala on day 1

Punjab News Express/Balbir Singh
GABALA (AZE) : A tie-breaking shoot off for the Gold medal. That’s how the ISSF World Cup Stage 5 in Gabala (AZE) started, as Serbia’s 32-year-old Milutin Stefanovic and People’s Republic of China’s first-time finalist Yao Yuncong battled for the higher step of the 10m Air Rifle Men podium.
Firing repeatedly inside the 10th ring, the two shooters distanced themselves from the other finalists midway through the final, trading the top and the second position multiple times along the match.

'Implement GST in select sectors to test it first'

Punjab News Express
CHENNAI : The Goods and Services Tax (GST) system should first be implemented in select industries and service sectors to test it before rolling it out on a full scale across the nation, a top tax lawyer said on Thursday.