Padma Awards 2020 announced

New Delhi, January 25, 2020: Padma Awards – one of the highest civilian Awards of the country, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The Awards are given in various disciplines/ fields of activities, viz.- art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and […]

Punjab Police bust Narco-Terror module with arrest of Army Naik and 2 smugglers

Chandigarh, January 10: On high alert since the outbreak of drone activity along the Indo-Pak border, the Punjab Police on Friday seized two highly sophisticated Chinese-made drones and arrested an Army Naik and two smugglers belonging to a narco-terror module, involved in smuggling of weapons and narcotics across the border. The seizure, resulting from targeted […]

Elections of NRI Sabha Punjab President: claims or objections invited on draft electoral roll

SAS Nagar, January 8 For the election of NRI Sabha Punjab President, the draft electoral roll of NRIs of district unit SAS Nagar has been prepared in accordance with the provisions contained in the constitution of NRI Sabha Punjab. Additional Deputy Commissioner (G)-cum-Electoral Registration Officer NRI Sabha Punjab district unit SAS Nagar Mrs. Sakshi Sawhney […]

MHA issues revised guidelines for Mutual Legal Assistance in criminal matters

New Delhi, January 8, 2020: In furtherance to Government of India’s policy of zero tolerance for crime and in an endeavor to fast track the dispensation of justice, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has taken steps to enhance and streamline the process of international mutual legal assistance in criminal matters. The MHA has issued […]

Cabinet approves ratification of Migration and Mobility Partnership Agreement between India and France

New Delhi, January 8, 2020: The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for the ratification of Migration and Mobility Partnership Agreement between India and France. The Agreement was signed in March, 2018 during the State Visit of the French President to India. The Agreement represents a major […]

Take immediate steps to ensure safety of Indians in Gulf, says Capt Amarinder to Centre

Chandigarh, January 5: Amid the escalating US-Iran tensions, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday urged the central government to take urgent steps to ensure the safety and security of the 10 million Indians in the Gulf region. India could not afford to simply wait and watch, or to just monitor the situation, given […]

Air India exits Sabre GDS

Southlake, Texas, Jan. 3, 2020: Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR) issued a statement today regarding its relationship with Air India. The following is for attribution to Kristin Hays, vice president – global communications for Sabre: “After a successful 20-year relationship, Air India has decided to discontinue distributing its content through the Sabre GDS. Consequently, Air India […]

SAD President condemns attack on Nankana Sahib Gurdwara and threats to rename town

Chandigarh, January 3, 2020 : Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today condemned the attack on Nankana Sahib Gurdwara by a mob led by the kidnappers of the minor Sikh girl and threats to rename the holy town. In a statement here, the SAD President said it was shocking that the local administration […]

Illegal immigration firm raided in Zirakpur, owner booked under Immigration Act

SAS Nagar/Zirakpur, December 31:             Cracking down on illegal immigration firms, officials of the district SAS Nagar administration raided illegal immigration center ‘Prime Consultant’ of Lohgarh, Zirakpur during a joint operation with the police and booked its owner for illegally running immigration business without requisite documents and valid license. Deputy Commissioner Mr. Girish Dayalan said […]

TCL CSOT holds Roof-Sealing Ceremony

Tirupati, Dec. 31, 2019: TCL Group (000100.SZ) is accelerating the implementation of the group’s global strategy, with the successful hosting by its subsidiary, China Star Optoelectronics Technology (TCL CSOT), of a roof-sealing ceremony for the Phase 1 of the main facility of its first overseas project, the India Module Project at the TCL Industry Park […]