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2 minor girls gangraped in Delhi, AAP seeks police control

 New Delhi: Making a strong pitch for handing over the Delhi Police control to the AAP government, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today sought a meeting with the Prime Minister and Lt Governor in the wake of gangrape of two minor girls here. The Chief Minister hit out at the Delhi Police saying it had “completely failed” to provide safety to the citizens, while urging PM Narendra Modi to “either... 

NAPA urges PM to introduce Amritsar–America direct flights

JALANDHAR: North American Punjabi Association (NAPA) has made a passionate appeal and request to Indian Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi for Introducing Direct flights between San Francisco and Amritsar ahead of their Scheduled California visit at the end of September, 2015.NAPA Executive Director Mr. Satnam Singh Chahal has reiterated that more than 6 lac Sikh’s and Punjabi’s living In... 

Don’t visit our city again: Chandigarh to PM

  PTI3_15_2014_000032A Chandigarh: It was a day when 192 schools in the city were shut despite being the crucial examination time, a Kargil war veteran could not cremate his son at the Sector 25 cremation ground as it was literally out of bounds for the common man, patients had a harrowing time at the PGI, the functioning of the District Courts was affected and commuters bore the brunt of traffic... 

Badal asks Modi to base MSP on Swaminathan formula

New Delhi: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi after a hiatus of over 11 months to put forward a string of demands, including the implementation of the Swaminathan formula to determine the minimum support price (MSP) of crops—an issue that has deep resonance with the Opposition. Badal last met Modi one-on-one at 7, Race Course Road, on September 22, 2014.... 
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Modi yoga drill to divert attention on performance?

Aditi Tandon: New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today led thousands of people to observe the International Yoga Day at Rajpath as India broke two Guinness records for largest yoga assembly of 35,985 at a single venue and participation from 84 nationalities. Modi said yoga was not a commodity for sale, but a way of life that cut across religions. His remarks came a day after the Congress described... 

Arrangements reviewed as PM to attend 350th foundation day of Anandpur Sahib

Chandigarh: The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today held a series of meetings, here at Punjab Bhawan, with the senior leaders of the SAD-BJP included Cabinet Ministers, Chief Parliamentary Secretaries, MLAs besides the officers of the state government to finalize the arrangements for the celebrations of 350th foundation day of Sri Anandpur Sahib. Disclosing this here today a spokesperson... 

Post-Delhi-defeat PM Modi realizes the importance of minorities, vows to protect them

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday vowed to protect all religious groups stating that everyone has the right to retain or adopt religion of his or her choice without coercion or undue influence. Addressing a gathering of Christian leaders on the celebration of Elevation to Sainthood of Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Mother Euphrasia at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi, the PM said that his government... 

PM Modi’s call for ‘drug-free India’

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the country’s youth to have the courage to say no to drugs as he addressed the nation on ‘Mann Ki Baat’ radio programme on Sunday. Defining drug abuse in three Ds- darkness, destruction and devastation, PM underlined the need to fight the habit. In his third ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme on radio, he said the menace is a “national... 

PU invites online applications for management entrance tests

CHANDIGARH: Panjab University (PU), Chandigarh has invited online applications for Management Entrance Test-2015 (MET) at University Institute of Applied Management Sciences (UIAMS), PU Campus, Chandigarh. The interested candidates may apply online through http://met.puchd.ac.in upto February 9, 2015. The entrance test would be conducted on March 14, 2015. UIAMS offers management Programmes in Sectoral... 
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CM seeks PM intervention to end urea shortage in Punjab

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today urged the Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi for seeking his personal intervention to step up the supplies of urea to Punjab in order to make up the shortfall of 1,47,843 MTs. In a letter to Mr. Modi, the Chief Minister apprised him that the State Agriculture Department has time and again requested the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers,... 

PU announces date-sheet for Dec 2014 exams

Chandigarh: Panjab University (PU), Chandigarh has announced the Date-Sheets of various Under Graduate/Post Graduate Semester Examination December 2014. PU Controller of Examinations, Prof Parvinder Singh informed that the timings for the examination have been slightly changed and the Date Sheets is now available on the PU website http://exams.puchd.ac.in/datesheet.php. The Evening shift of these... 

PM relishes Kabaddi teams Asiad victories

New Delhi: “Good news from kabaddi continues,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today as he congratulated the women’s and men’s kabaddi teams for winning gold medal in Incheon Asiad games today. In separate congratulatory messages, Modi said “the Indian women’s Kabaddi team has made us very proud. I congratulate them on winning the Gold. A phenomenal accomplishment!”... 

PM announces Rs 1000cr aid as floods take 160 lives in J & K

Jammu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who on Sunday visited Jammu and Kashmir to assess the flood situation, declared it a “national-level disaster” and announced a special assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for the flood-hit state as the death toll due to unprecedented floods mounts to 160. In addition Modi announced Rs 2 lakh compensation from the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund for the... 

Australian PM to visit India in September 1st week

Melbourne: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is all set to make his first official visit to India next week to further strengthen the strategic partnership and promote trade and investment between the two sides. “I will travel to India and Malaysia from September 4 to 6. On my first visit to India as Prime Minister, I will visit New Delhi and India’s financial capital, Mumbai, to strengthen... 

Modi empowers poor Indians by launching Jan Dhan Yojna

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched NDA government’s flagship ambitious scheme Jan Dhan Yojna, which entails providing a bank account to every Indian family. While addressing the media PM Modi said, “1.5 crore bank accounts will be opened on Day 1 of the scheme.” “Never before have so many accounts been opened on a single day,” he said. Reports say about 80,000... 

Objections over Badals’ new 5-star hotel coming up near Chandigarh

Chandigarh: Congress leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira today dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reign in the Badals as he (PM) had often taken a high moral ground, promising to cleanse the political system. He claimed that not content with the two luxurious five-star hotels at Gurgaon, the Badals had now started building another five-star resort, under the banner of Metro Eco Greens, near New Chandigarh. “A... 

‘Application of Gurbani in solving human problems’ workshop at PU

CHANDIGARH: As part of the Major Research Project titled “Application of Teachings of Guru Granth Sahib Sahib in solving Human Problems of Modern Age”, a four-day “Gurbaani Impact Study Programme” would be organized from May 9 at the Panjab University (PU) Campus. The Principal Investigator of the Project and Chairperson Deptt. Guru Nanak Sikh Studies Prof. Jaspal Kaur Kaang is conducting the...