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  • 22nd June, 2017 Times of India
    • Congress, Akalis lock horns during discussions on budget
      CHANDIGARH : High drama was witnessed in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha on Wednesday as discussions on the budget were marred by verbal spats between Congress and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MLAs. Local government minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and ...
    • Two men held with 'terror links'
      CHANDIGARH : The Punjab Police on Wednesday claimed to have nabbed two persons with links to an alleged terror module busted last month. Gurpreet Singh and Simranjit Singh were arrested from their native villages of Jiwanwal in Faridkot and ...
    • Congress, BJP clash over CM Manohar Lal Khattar's remark on traders
      CHANDIGARH : The Congress and ruling BJP in Haryana are engaged in a verbal duel over the latter's remarks against traders and the implementation of the GST. Recommended By Colombia. Congress spokesperson and former Haryana minister Randeep ...
    • No notification on AIIMS from Union ministry: Kaul Singh
      SHIMLA: With just a few months left for the assembly elections, delay in the opening of prestigious educational institutes has become a major political issue in Himachal Pradesh. After the central university in Kangra district, now the proposed AIIMS ...
    • NGT adopts tough stand on permit violation by vehicles
      SHIMLA: National Green Tribunal (NGT) has taken a firm stand against misuse of permits for Lahaul-Spiti district bound vehicles. After finding that some vehicles return from the mountain pass and do not even enter the tribal district, the tribunal has ...
  • 21st June, 2017 Times of India
    • A Hindu can never be a terrorist, says Haryana minister
      CHANDIGARH : A Hindu can never be a terrorist and there cannot be any term like "Hindu terrorism", senior Haryana minister Anil Vij said today, debunking that the 2007 Samjhauta Express train blast was the handiwork of a group having right-wing leanings.
    • Now, an ombudsman solely for NRIs
      CHANDIGARH : The state government has proposed to set up an ombudsman solely for NRIs. Recommended By Colombia. "A lot of NRIs face problems either related to their property or other matters. They come to the state only for a short period every year ...
    • Red carpet rolled out for Yoga day
      CHANDIGARH : Preparations for International Yoga Day were in full swing at the Sector 17 Plaza on Tuesday. While a rehearsal was organized for participants in the morning, yoga mats and large carpets were rolled out across the market later in the day ...
    • Poets in shining armour
      CHANDIGARH : Can poetry save a life? If you have heard of the Tricity group `Kavitactic: Poetic Action', you may just agree.The poetry club, though formed in September 2015, caught the attention of all and sundry earlier this month when member Amy Singh ...
    • Woman alleges rape in moving car for 8 hours
      Noida/Gurgaon: A 35-year-old woman told police on Tuesday she was raped for eight hours by three men in a Swift that they drove from Gurgaon to Greater Noida, through Delhi, the previous night. The woman, apparently thrown out of the car in the early ...
    • Farm bodies call loan waiver statistical jugglery
      Amritsar/Bathinda: Loan waiver announcement made by the Congress government for small and marginal farmers has not gone down well down with peasant and farmers' outfits in Punjab. Most of them have termed the concessions "statistical jugglery" and ...
    • 3 youths make learning meet virtual reality
      CHANDIGARH : With technology advancements teaching methodologies are getting smarter. Moving beyond smart boards and tablets, it is now time for lear ning through virtual reality (VR).Thanks to three city-based youngsters, who have developed a free ...
    • Two years gone, Chandigarh's industrial policy yet to be switched on
      CHANDIGARH : The Industrial Policy-2015 framed by the UT administration for revitalising Industrial Area remains only on paper. For changing profile of already sluggish Industrial Area from low skilled industries to high-skilled, the authorities had ...
    • Rs 450 crore for Swachh Punjab
      CHANDIGARH : Punjab finance minister Manpreet Badal in his budget on Tuesday announced a new scheme 'Swacch Punjab, Swasth Punjab', saying 'safe water' was as much important as that required for irrigation even as the row over sharing of water ...
    • Outside Vidhan Sabha, Cong mocks previous budgets
      Chandigarh : Even as Punjab finance minister Manpreet Badal was tabling the budget in the Vidhan Sabha on Tuesday, three Congress MLAs set up their own mock session outside taking a dig at the failure of previous budget schemes of Shiromani Akali Dal ...