Movie screened at Hindi department

Chandigarh, March 23 -- The movie club of the Hindi department, Panjab University, on Friday screened the movie, 'Jallianwala Bagh' to commemorate the centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. The m... Read More

Music programme organised

Chandigarh, March 23 -- The weekly music programme 'Swar Sankalp' was organised at the department of music at Panjab University on Friday. In this programme, students were accompanied on tabla by MP S... Read More

Justice Pinaki Ghose takes oath as first Lokpal of India

India, March 23 -- Former Supreme Court judge Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose on Saturday took oath as the first Lokpal of India. President Ram Nath Kovind administered the oath of office to Justice PC G... Read More

BJP to launch Lok Sabha polls campaigning from Saharanpur on Sunday

Saharanpur, March 23 -- Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, one of the star campaigners of BJP, will launch the party campaign for Lok Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh from here on Sunday after ... Read More

Ali Fassi Fihri to Head LafargeHolcim Maroc Board After Royal Dismissal

Rabat, March 23 -- LafargeHolcim Maroc, the Moroccan subsidiary of a global cement company, has appointed Ali Fassi Fihri to chair its board. Fassi Fihri is replacing former chair Tarafa Marouane, who... Read More

PM greets Smriti Irani on her birthday

New Delhi, March 23 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted BJP leader and Union Minister Smriti Irani on her birthday and wished her all the best for Lok Sabha election in Amethi. '' Gre... Read More

New Thai government may be unstable, short-lived

Bangkok, March 23 -- Thailand's election Sunday is likely to produce a weak unstable government whether it's a civilian or military-backed party that cobbles together a coalition, setting off a new ph... Read More


New Delhi, March 23 -- The centre has exceeded its disinvestment target for the financial year 2018-19, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday. "As against a target of Rs80,000 crore for disinv... Read More

Women's representation: Parties must walk the talk

Mumbai, March 23 -- When Naveen Patnaik's Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress (TMC) announced they would be fielding an unprecedented number of women for the 2019 parliament... Read More

Is the Rahul Gandhi-led Congress playing for 2019 or aiming for 2024?

Mumbai, March 23 -- Is the Congress eyeing 2024 instead of the 2019 contest? Has it decided to sit out this fight? Not literally, of course; but in terms of opting for a long-haul makeover strategy in... Read More