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VC invites 3 Nobel laureates to visit PU

VC invites 3 Nobel laureates to visit PU

CHANDIGARH: The vice-chancellor of , Professor Raj Kumar, along with his delegation, on Thursday attended 106th Indian Science Congress, which was inaugurated by Prime Minister at . At the event, Kumar invited three Nobel laureates ? German-American biochemist Thomas Sudoph; Hungarian-born Israeli biochemist Avram Hershko; and physicist Frederick Duncan Michael […]

?Punjab?s first CM spun charkha till his final days?

?Punjab?s first CM spun charkha till his final days?

HISAR: First Punjab chief minister loved khadi so much that he had spun charkha till a few days before his death, recounted historian Mahendra Singh. Addressing the memorial meeting on the occasion of the birth anniversary of the former CM of undivided Punjab at Sarvodaya Bhawan in Hisar, the former […]

C‘gah: Repolling on January 2 for 14 panchayats

C‘gah: Repolling on January 2 for 14 panchayats

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab state election commission on Monday ordered repolling at 14 polling centres across eight districts on January 2. Polls will be held from 8am to 4pm. A total of 80.38% of the voters had exercised their voting right on Sunday in the panchayat elections in Punjab. The maximum […]

Woman defeats mother-in-law

Woman defeats mother-in-law

JALANDHAR: Kamaljeet Kaur, who faced her mother-in-law in elections to the post of in Begampura village, won by a comfortable margin. Out of 160 votes polled, Kamaljeet got 88 votes, while her mother-in-law got just 41 votes. The remaining 31 votes went to a third candidate. Kamaljeet was supported by […]

DSGMC polls to be held on January 19

DSGMC polls to be held on January 19

JALANDHAR: Election for office-bearers and executive members of Delhi Sikh Management Committee (DSGMC) will be held on January 19. A letter announcing the election has been issued by DSGMC acting president Harmeet Singh Kalka and general secretary Manjinder Singh . Outgoing DSGMC president Manjit Singh GK and all office-bearers and […]

Doaba peaceful despite clash, bid to capture booth

Doaba peaceful despite clash, bid to capture booth

JALANDHAR: District recorded a poll percentage of 77.4% while Hoshiarpur recorded poll percentage of around 70%. Overall polling in Doaba region remained peaceful for the most part, except for a clash between two parties at Bharowana village of . Polling was suspended for some time due to the incident, which […]

1984: DSGMC wants SIT to look into Kamal Nath?s role

1984: DSGMC wants SIT to look into Kamal Nath?s role

JALANDHAR: The (DSGMC) has urged the Justice S N Dhingra-headed special investigation team (SIT) re-examining the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases to investigate the role of chief minister . The DSGMC, in its complaint, has mentioned the FIR registered at Parliament Street police station on the attack on Gurudwara Rakab Ganj, […]

?Deserted NRI brides should get hubby‘s assets?

?Deserted NRI brides should get hubby‘s assets?

JALANDHAR: Former Union minister , who has been raising the issue of NRIs deserting their wives, has welcomed the process of revoking passports of such men. He says that the next step should be that the deserted wives get share of properties of their husbands back home and also part […]

Polluted Kala Sanghia drain has poisoned lives, say residents

Polluted Kala Sanghia drain has poisoned lives, say residents

JALANDHAR: Hundreds of residents of villages located along the polluted Kala Sanghia drain approached senior environment engineer, Central Pollution Control Board J Chandra Babu to air their grievances. On meeting Babu, who is also a member of the monitoring committee formed by NGT to look into pollution in Punjab rivers, […]

Two found murdered in Jalandhar

Two found murdered in Jalandhar

JALANDHAR: Two persons were found murdered here at different places. Unidentified persons entered the house of Daljit Singh (53) at Dhirpur village on Saturday night and killed him. Daljit?s son Ranjit Singh told the police that he and his mother were forced into a room by two persons and their […]