Centre for Human Rights and Duties Celebrates Human Rights Day at Masol Village

Chandigarh, December 10, 2019: Centre for Human Rights and Duties, Panjab University Chandigarh, celebrated International Human Rights Day today at Government Primary School, Masol Village, District SAS Nagar (Mohali). Dr. Namita Gupta, Chairperson of the Centre and Dr. Upneet Kaur Mangat along with the research scholars and students of the Centre carried out various activities […]

Nukkad Natak at PU

Chandigarh, December 10, 2019 The Department of Gandhian and Peace Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh in collaboration with the Rotary Chandigarh Midtown, UNESCO Network Chair and Social Substance organized Nukkad Natak in Gandhi Bhawan relating to the prevailing drug trafficking in the Schools, Colleges, Universities on the occasion of Human Rights Day, here today. The members […]

Rinku Kalia pays soulful tribute to ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh

Chandigarh, December 10, 2019: Rinku Kalia, eminent vocalist and winner of Zee TV’s musical show “Sa Re Ga Ma”,  saluted the musical genius of ghazal maestro Jagjit Singh with a soulful performance at a special musical concert “Jashn-e-Jagjit”  at Tagore Theatre last night. Kicking off the  concert with classic “ye na thi hamari kismet” penned by legendary Mirza Ghalib, […]

Sprinter Dutee Chand stars in new PETA India ad: ‘Take pride in respecting animals’

Mumbai, December 9, 2019 : Wearing her running gear and posing alongside an adorable rescued pup named Mishka, Olympic sprinter Dutee Chand – India’s first professional athlete to come out as a member of the LGBTQ+ community – stars in a new People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India ad for International Animal […]

Photo Division announces 8th National Photography Awards

New Delhi, December 7, 2019: Photo Division, Press Information Bureau, under the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, has invited entries for the 8th National Photography Awards. The Division confers these Awards every year, to promote various facets of the country such as art, culture, development, heritage, history, life, people, society, and tradition through the medium […]

Divya Public School organizes ‘Cultural Fiesta -19’

Chandigarh, December 7, 2019: Divya Public School,Sector  44D Chandigarh,organized its annual function “A Cultural Fiesta-19” in the school premises on Saturday. Mrs. Prerna Puri, Director, Census Operations, Haryana was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The programme commenced with Ganesh Vandana and Tandav. After lighting the lamp, it  was followed by a welcome address by Sh.O.P Goyal, President […]

On National Flag Day, ex Army, Air Force & Navy Chiefs lay wreaths at Chandigarh War Memorial

Chandigarh, December 7: To mark the National Flag Day and setting the stage for the main Military Literature Festival (MLF) 2019, the former chiefs of the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force on Saturday paid their tributes to the martyrs at the War Memorial here. The wreath-laying by former service chiefs General V P Malik […]

Captain Amarinder Singh declares that Punjab won’t allow Citizenship Amendment Bill to be passed as NRC was against democratic spirit

New Delhi, December 7: Even as he defended the right of the police to fire back to counter an attack, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday came out against extra constitutional executions as being against the nation’s Constitutional spirit, while also opposing the Citizenship Amendment Bill, which he said would not be allowed […]

Punjab Social Security Department to launch Adoption Awareness Program from December 10

Chandigarh, December 7: In a bid to create awareness amongst people about the legal procedure  of adoption, the Department of Social Security and Women and Child Development has decided to launch a massive training-cum-workshops program throughout Punjab from December 10. Disclosing this here today an official spokesperson said that the Department has divided the state […]

Anoop Singh faked his own murder to get loans waived and claim insurance, find Tarn Taran Police

Chandigarh/Amritsar, December 7: In a major breakthrough, the Tarn Taran police have solved the mystery behind the fake murder of Anoop Singh, who had plotted his own murder with the ulterior motive getting over Rs. One crore loan waiver and life insurance claim. The police have arrested all three main accused directly involved in the […]