Home » News (page 1743)


Dalit woman who jumped off moving vehicle dies


Muzaffarnagar, May 19 : A Dalit woman, who had jumped off a moving vehicle here after being teased, died in Delhi’s Safdarjung hospital. On May 14, three women were injured when they jumped off a moving vehicle after the driver allegedly misbehaved with them, police had said. Praveen, Sonia and Moni were offered a lift by the accused at Baghra ...

Read More »



Phagwara/Faridkot : It was a harrowing experience for nearly 15,000 students from across the state who had come to appear for the Punjab Pre-Medical Entrance Test-2015 at Lovely Professional University (LPU) here on Sunday morning.Since candidates from all of Punjab had to converge on the lone centre set up by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), which is conducting ...

Read More »

Failing on economy, law and order, Badal has fallen back on Panthic agenda: Capt Amarinder


MUKTSAR : Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh today said that the Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal after having completely failed on the economic and law and order front has now fallen back on panthic agenda. “The choice is between the economic progress and development on one side and the panthic agenda on the other”, Capt ...

Read More »

Punjab govt asks departments to curtail expenditure

CHANDIGARH : The Punjab Government has directed all the departments to be meticulous while committing expenditure from the state exchequer and to deliver quality services to the public spending minimum amount. Disclosing this official spokesperson of the Finance Department said that these fresh instructions for the financial year 2015-16 have been issued to curtail the government’s spending and increase saving. ...

Read More »

Decades-long wait pays off for Australian koi fish champion breeder


Sydeny, 17 May : Measuring 63cm and with brightly coloured white and orange porcelain skin, Australia’s grand champion koi fish for 2015 is a scale of beauty and elegance. “It’s been a long wait but it’s very rewarding and I’m very happy,” said owner and first time winner Agus Djafar.Mr Djarfar said he has been trying to win the annual Koi ...

Read More »