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Punjab
Orientation Program will be a milestone in the direction of strengthening parliamentary practices, says Rana KP Singh

Chandigarh, November 20:                 Speaker of Punjab Vidhan Sabha Rana KP Singh today said that the two day Special orientation program being conducted by the Punjab Assembly for the legislators in collaboration with Mahatma Gandhi State Institute of Public Administration (MGSIPA) would proved to be a milestone in the direction of strengthening parliamentary practices.  The orientation… Read More

Ground Zero
Punjab militant struggle continues going by police claim on political killings
Jagtar Singh

Jagtar Singh Chandigarh, November 18: Punjab government has made two significant revelations while claiming to have cracked the cases of killing of Hindu and other leaders with the arrest of Jagtar Singh Jaggi Johal and others during the recent days. The arrest of Johal has witnessed global protests. Both these points indicate  that the Sikh militant… Read More

National
'Padmavati' distorts history, will not release in MP: Chouhan

Bhopal, Nov 20 (IANS) In yet another blow to the makers of historical period drama "Padmavati", Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said that a film that "distorts history" and was "against the respect of the country's mother Padmavatiji" would not be allowed to be screened in the state. "If historical facts… Read More

International
Trump to announce decision on big-game trophies next week

Washington, Nov 20 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has said that his administration will soon announce its decision on whether to allow trophies of African elephants to be imported into Washington. "Big-game trophy decision will be announced next week but will be very hard pressed to change my mind that this horror show in any… Read More

Guest Column
ਮੈਨੂੰ ਤਾਂ ਯਕੀਨ ਹੈ ਸਿੱਧੂ ਨੂੰ ਮਜੀਠੀਆ ਫੋਬੀਆ ਹੋ ਚੁੱਕਿਆ

ਪ੍ਰੋ: ਸਰਚਾਂਦ ਸਿੰਘ 'ਸਿੱਧੂ ਸਾਹਿਬ ਨੇ ਸੱਚ ਸਵੀਕਾਰ ਕਰ ਲਿਆ, ਝੂਠ ਦੀ ਰਾਜਨੀਤੀ ਬਹੁਤੀ ਦੇਰ ਨਹੀਂ ਚਲਦੀ...'' ਰਾਜਸੀ ਆਗੂਆਂ ਦਾ ਬਿਨਾ ਸਬੂਤ ਇੱਕ ਦੂਜੇ 'ਤੇ ਦੂਸ਼ਣਬਾਜ਼ੀ ਦਾ ਸਿਆਸੀ ਨਿਘਾਰ ਸਾਡੀਆਂ ਰਵਾਇਤਾਂ ਤੇ ਪਰੰਪਰਾਵਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਦੇ ਰਿਹਾ ਹੈ ਪੁੱਠਾ ਗੇੜਾ । ਅਕਾਲੀ ਨੇਤਾ ਸਾਬਕਾ ਮਾਲ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਬਿਕਰਮ ਸਿੰਘ ਮਜੀਠੀਆ ਖ਼ਿਲਾਫ਼ ਸਬੂਤ ਨਾ ਹੋਣ ਦਾ ਇਕਬਾਲੀਆ ਬਿਆਨ… Read More

Technology
Apple served with search warrant over Texas church shooting

San Francisco, Nov 20 (IANS) Luxury US tech-giant Apple has been served with a search warrant for access to an iPhone SE which was used by the gunman who killed 27 people in a Texas church, the media reported. The gunman Devin Patrick Kelley, 26, walked into the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs on… Read More

Sports
Simona Halep leads WTA rankings

Madrid, Nov 20 (IANS) Romanian tennis player Simona Halep continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association rankings released on Monday, while Spain's Garbiñe Muguruza remained in second place. There were no changes in this week's top 10, as Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki held the third position, followed by Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic, reports Efe.… Read More

Bollywood
'Padmavati' distorts history, will not release in MP: Chouhan

Bhopal, Nov 20 (IANS) In yet another blow to the makers of historical period drama "Padmavati", Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said that a film that "distorts history" and was "against the respect of the country's mother Padmavatiji" would not be allowed to be screened in the state. "If historical facts… Read More

Delhi
BJP announces third list of candidates for Gujarat

Gandhinagar, Nov 20 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday came out with its third list of 28 candidates for the Gujarat Assembly elections. The party has already released a second list of 36 candidates on Saturday and a first list of 70 candidates on Friday. Overall, the party has announced 134 candidates for… Read More

Health/Medicine
Delhi's air quality improves, but stubble burning in Punjab up (With Images)

New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Even as the air quality in the National Capital Region, including Delhi, recorded an improvement, increased stubble burning in the western Punjab districts despite the National Green Tribunal directions continues to pose a threat. With good wind speed and a drop in temperature, air quality in Delhi and surrounding areas… Read More

Lifestyle/Fashion
A.R Rahman in hunt for singers to share stage with him

Chennai, Nov 20 (IANS) Double Oscar-winning composer A.R Rahman is on a hunt for singers from Tamil Nadu who can sing with him on stage. He feels that there is huge talent in the state who never got a platform. Rahman launched "7Up Tamizh Naattin Kural", a state-wide voice hunt that promises to be a… Read More

Hollywood
Film with SRK would be quite cool: Ed Sheeran

Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) Young and accomplished British singer-musician Ed Sheeran, who swept his fans off his feet here with his concert, feels a "welcoming" and "warm" vibe in India, where he thinks a collaboration with Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will be "quite cool". "Bollywood is bright and colourful. A film with Shah Rukh… Read More