CII suggests 12 alternative ways to decriminalise laws

Chandigarh, February 10, 2020: The Confederation of Indian Industry has urged the government to take urgent steps to decriminalise provisions in several business facing laws and Acts to help improve investor confidence and ensure ease of doing business in true spirit.   CII has come out with 12 alternative ways that can help achieve this […]

RTA acts tough, challans 26 buses for playing loud music & lewd songs

Mohali, February 10, 2020: Taking strict action in accordance with the directions of the Transport Department, Punjab, the Regional Transport Authority, S. A. S. Nagar has challaned 26 buses with in the span of 2 days for playing loud music and lewd songs. He also added that the drive would continue.   Disclosing this here […]

Punjab Police register FIR against `Shooter’ producer & others after cm orders ban

Chandigarh, February 10, 2020: Hours after Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh ordered a ban on the movie `Shooter’, which is based on the life and crimes of notorious gangster Sukha Kahlwan, Punjab Police on February 9, afternoon registered a case against producer/promoter KV Singh Dhillon and others for allegedly promoting violence, heinous crimes, gangsterism, drugs […]

Governor nominates PU VC to Executive Council of KUK

Chandigarh, February 10, 2020: Governor of Haryana Satyadev Narayan Arya has nominated Prof. Raj Kumar, Vice Chancellor, Panjab University, as his nominee, on the Executive Council of Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra here today.   His Excellency Arya who also happens to be the ex-officio Chancellor of the Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra has exercised the powers conferred by […]

Young KB DAVians celebrate ‘Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat’

Chandigarh, February 8, 2020: To promote the spirit of National Integration under the programme ‘Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat’ on February 7, the learners of Class KG, I and II highlighted the culture and traditions of Dadra Nagar Haveli. The students of Class II gave an introduction regarding the customs followed by the people through a […]

Government of India prohibits Unauthorized telecast of programmes in India by Turkish Radio TV Agency

Chandigarh, February 8, 2020: Government of India has prohibited unauthorized telecast of programmes in India by Turkish Radio TV Agency. A letter has been issued in this regard. As per instruction issued in letter Section 5 of the Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Act, 1995, no person shall transmit or re-transmit through a cable service any […]

Modern day youth must opt for start ups concept : Deputy Commissioner Girish Dayalan

Mohali, February 8, 2020: The mega self employment cum Loan Mela was organized by the District Bureau of Employment and Enterprise (DBEE), S. A. S. Nagar (Department of Employment Generation and Training), Punjab, on February 7, at the District Administrative Complex, S. A. S. Nagar.   In his address on the occasion, the Deputy Commissioner […]

3 Days ‘The Great Indian Book Tour’ concluded at CGC Landran

Chandigarh, February 8, 2020: After entertaining the book lovers for 3 days Spartan Poker ‘The Great Indian Book Tour’ was concluded at CGC Landran on February 7. Hundreds of literature lovers attended the events on the final day.   Talking about her book ‘The Temple Stop’ author Harinder Cheema said that the literature is the […]

SC declines relief to Punjab DGP hopeful Mohd Mustafa, case to be heard in HC on Feb 26, as scheduled

Chandigarh, February 8, 2020: Rejecting his Special Leave Petition (SLP) against the Punjab and Haryana High Court’s judgement staying the CAT order against Dinkar Gupta’s appointment, the Supreme Court on February 7, declined relief to Punjab DGP hopeful, Mohammad Mustafa.   This is a major setback for Mustafa, as the High Court, in its order […]

Ban on e-cigarettes & Hookah bars to be strictly implemented by Police department in Punjab

Chandigarh, February 8, 2020: Acting on the directions of Health & Welfare Minister, Punjab Balbir Singh Sidhu, ‘State Tobacco Control Cell’ in collaboration with the Punjab Police has initiated a state level drive to curb tobacco use to save children and youth across the State. State Tobacco Control cell organized a capacity building workshop for […]