Amarinder seeks incentive to prevent stubble burning

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking compensation for farmers for crop resident management

Haryana teachers to work as priests

An order asking government teachers to volunteer at the Kapal Mochan Mela in Yamunanagar district has created a massive row.

100 accounts of Sasikala’s companies frozen

The Income Tax Department has frozen 100 bank accounts of shell companies managed by Jaya TV managing director Vivek Jayaraman, nephew of convicted AIADMK leader VK Sasikala

Rajinikanth may make political debut on birthday

Following on Kamal Haasan's footsteps, Rajinikanth is reportedly all set to announce his political prowl on his birthday, December 12

Soorjo Coomar Goodeve Chuckerbutty: Sowing the seeds of change for generations to come

Soorjo Coomar Goodeve Chuckerbutty was not the conventional Indian native from the early Victorian period. Be it his confidence, his travels, his education and profession, his outlook or be it his achievements, he wasn't ordinary in anyway.

Nitish Kumar seeks 'Sangh-Mukt Bharat'

At a time when many states find itself enveloped with the election fever, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has appealed for a 'Sangh-Mukt' country to “save democracy.”

Maulana, the lion in 'Khushboo Gujarat ki,' dies of old age

The lion featured along with Amitabh Bachchan in Gujarat Tourism's 'Khusboo Gujarat Ki' ad passed away last week.

Massive Dalit rally at Una

Meanwhile, 15th August saw a massive Dalit protest rally in Una, where people of the Dalit community sought independence from atrocities and discrimination amid chants of "Jai Bhim".

On a bright Sunday, people came out in record numbers, clocking 75% turnout in the elections to the 68-seat Himachal Pradesh assembly for which the ruling BJP and Congress are locked in a straight fight.

At least seven young men have disappeared from Punjab without a single trace, while trying to enter the USA illegally. The disappearance has raised alarms of human trafficking from the states.


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