No one knows who cheered Pakistan win, sedition charge dropped

Was the first fire cracker burst after Virat Kohli’s dismissal? Or was it after Hardik Pandya got run out? No one in Mohad, a village in Madhya Pradesh’s Burhanpur district, is quite sure when the “celebrations”, triggered allegedly by Pakistan’s victory over India in the finals of the Champions Trophy on Sunday, began, an act that led to More...

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By punjaboutlook2015 On Thursday, June 15th, 2017

RSS and conspiracies : Made for each other

–by Shamsul Islam* RSS and its off springs are master conspirators. In fact, RSS as fountain head of the Hindutva politicsis a gurukul of teaching the art of how to conspire and where to execute the conspiracies. More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Monday, June 12th, 2017

‘We Have Digested, Held In Our Bellies So Much Violence That It Is Hard To Be Moral’

On a late May afternoon, the maze of lanes around Jama Masjid is its usual swirl of orderly chaos, mildly exacerbated by a spot or two of unseasonal rain. Past Chitli Qabar, where her second novel, The Ministry More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Genetically modified crops: Taking fear-mongering to new heights

Pollinators such as honeybees play a vital role in our agricultural production systems. Roughly a quarter of the world’s food is estimated to come from transfer of pollen, from the male to female organs of the More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

Daggers drawn: Amritsar’s kirpan industry losing its cutting edge to China

AMRITSAR : Once a flourishing business and a reliable source of income for hundreds of skilled workers, Amritsar’s kirpan-making industry is gradually losing its cutting edge. The onslaught of machine-made Chinese More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Sold in Saudi Arabia, Jalandhar woman returns home to an emotional reunion

Jalandhar : The tears of joy said it all. Sukhwant Kaur, 55, arrived to an emotional reunion with her husband, Kulwant Singh, and daughter, Ranjeet Kaur, at the Amritsar airport on Wednesday, five months after More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Monday, May 29th, 2017

Time for Modi to reset foreign policy strategy

K C Singh Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s three-nation visit starting May 29 is an interesting mix of destinations. He visits Germany for the Biennial Inter-governmental Consultancies (BIC), begun in 2011. In More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Punjab Vidhan Sabha secy, husband, son booked for dowry

Chandigarh : Punjab Vidhan Sabha secretary Shashi Mishra Lakhanpal, her husband SM Mishra and son Janesh Mishra have been booked for dowry harassment.The case was registered on the complaint of Brij Mohan Vinayak, More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Why Yogi Adityanath is key to Modi’s mission 2019 and the Opposition fortunes

The next 12 months before the focus will totally shift towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s re-election bid, are not going to be a wait-and-watch period but a season for intense inter-party as well as intra-party More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Monday, May 15th, 2017

Rampura bus fire: Owner, driver booked

Bathinda, May 14 The district police have booked for negligence the owner and driver of the bus that caught fire near Rampura town yesterday, leading to the death of three persons. A complainant was lodged by Rajan More...

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