Anjit July 17, 2018

GURDASPUR: The Congress party would seek special economic package for the state in the upcoming session of Parliament. This was stated by Punjab Pardesh Congress Committee president and Lok Sabha member Sunil Jakhar here on Monday. Expressing concern over unemployment in the state, he said industrial growth of Punjab could create ample employment opportunities for […]

Anjit July 17, 2018

CHANDIGARH: Punjab DGP Suresh Arora will retire in just over two months on September 30, but the Amarinder government is yet to start the process to choose his replacement. The Supreme Court has also clarified that any legislation or rule framed by any of the states or the Central government running counter to its direction, […]

Anjit July 17, 2018

  CHANDIGARH: With the MC facing a financial crunch, municipal commissioner K K Yadav asked engineers of the civic body’s public health wing, in a meeting on Monday, to carry out a survey to check booth-owners who have not obtained water and sewerage connections. Yadav, during the meeting attended by the top brass of the […]

Anjit July 17, 2018

New Delhi: Priyanka, a 19-year-old aspirant, arrived at Delhi University on Monday to give her last shot at getting admission to her preferred college. She was in a fix for weeks as she had asked a cyber cafe agent to fill her application form. “He did not fill BA programme, despite my requests.” She had […]

Anjit July 17, 2018

NEW DELHI: Now with the Centre taking a neutral stand of ‘leaving it to the wisdom of court’ on constitutional validity of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code and the arguments in Supreme Court dwelling on “constitutional rights” the community is already feeling a sense of victory. It had been a long fought battle […]

Anjit July 17, 2018

NEW DELHI: The SC on Tuesday asked Parliament to consider enacting a new law to effectively deal with incidents of mob lynching, saying “horrendous acts of mobocracy” cannot be allowed to become a new norm. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra also passed a slew of directions to provide “preventive, remedial and punitive […]

Anjit July 17, 2018

NEW DELHI: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is learnt to have asked Congress to accept a package deal for alliance in all election-bound states, a demand that may pose tricky questions to the AICC leadership. Amid hectic negotiations over alliance for end-year elections in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, Congress sources said Bahujan Samaj Party was […]

Anjit July 17, 2018

Shiv Kumar Batalvi Say Something Say a word, say something O my dark beloved! Stir spring into my life! O my dark beloved! If you stir spring into my life, I will become a doe. In the dense garden of your beauty I will forage for fragrance. If you shoot arrows of separation at me […]