9 MORE IN CAPT’S TEAM : Tript Bajwa gets Housing, Sarkaria Revenue

Chandigarh : While rewarding his loyalists, Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh on Saturday sprung a few surprises in  the allocation of ministries, ignoring senior Cabinet members.  Chief More...

Resentment brews in Cong, two more MLAs quit posts

Sangrur : A day after Sangat Singh Gilzian, Urmur MLA, resigned from Punjab Congress posts to protest non-inclusion in the Cabinet, two more MLAs followed suit on Saturday. Surjit More...

LS poll on mind, Congress brings Hindu faces to fore

Chandigarh : While finalising the names of legislators for nine ministerial slots, the Congress high command has given in to various pressure groups within the party. This has More...

Woman, baby found stuffed in suitcase in Amritsar-bound train

Sangrur :  Bodies of a woman and a baby were found stuffed in a suitcase in the Dadar-Amritsar Express, railway police said on Saturday. Jagjit Singh, who is in charge of the More...

Farmers accuse arhtiyas of fraud

Muktsar : Farmers here have accused commission agents of pocketing 110 gm wheat per bag by overweighing each empty bag of 30-kg capacity as 200 gm, which as per farmers weigh More...

Magnificent Manika to the fore

Chandigarh : Manika Batra was the uncrowned queen of India’s campaign at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. The queen should More...

Race and sport in Aussie Sin City

gold coast, April 18 Australia topped the medals table very easily. Why is a country of 2.5 crore so fantastic More...

Decide in 30 days on citizenship plea of Indian Hindu woman: Lahore HC

Lahore : The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Saturday directed the interior ministry to decide within...

No Indo-Pak bilaterals at SCO meet

Beijing : There will be no bilateral meetings between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence...

World’s oldest person Nabi Tajima dies in Japan at 117

Tokyo : The world’s oldest person has died in southern Japan at the age of 117....

Understanding Socio-Religious Roots of Indo-Sikh Conflict

Dr. Jasvir Singh Indian socio-political elites’ bitter reaction during and after Canadian Prime Minister Justine More...

Why Are Indian Weddings So Unnecessarily Grand?-Shiksha Chhabra

Born and brought up in the Indian society, I have always seen Indian weddings as an exaggerated social event. Preparations begin..

Now it’s time for Canada to exonerate Mewa Singh for a century-old murder

By Gurpreet Singh -Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s exoneration of six Tsilhqot’in Indigenous chiefs—who were executed by the colonial government more than..

Ross Haslam of England competes in the men’s 3m springboard diving final on day eight of the Commonwealth Games.

MOVIE REVIEW: BEYOND THE CLOUDS

Nonika Singh Every dark cloud has a silver lining… around this simple yet deep thought, celebrated Iranian director Majid Majidi’s weaves..

Raw fruit, vegetables good for mental health

Eating raw fruits and vegetables may be better for your mental health than cooked, canned and processed products, a study has..

Towards a better future : Aamir Khan envisions Maharashtra to be drought-free in five years

Bollywood star Aamir Khan, who leads NGO Paani Foundation, hopes Maharashtra is drought-free and doesn’t need such a platform after the..