Archive News of November 17, 2017
Punjab introduces 'Connect With Your Roots' scheme for Punjabi youth living abroad

The Punjab Cabinet has approved the Captain Amarinder Singh government’s "Connect with Your Roots” (CYR) programme to reach out to youngsters of Punjabi origin settled in other countries.

November 17, 2017 11:37 PM
Punjab govt seeks from center the names of blacklisted Sikhs abroad and in Indian jails

The Punjab government has decided to amend its Premature Release Policy to allow early release of mentally incapacitated or terminally ill life convicts, in line with the directives of the Punjab and Haryana High Court.

November 17, 2017 11:32 PM
Bengal restrict Punjab to 147, score 76-0 in Ist innings

After restricting hosts Punjab to 147 in their first innings, Bengal made a smart start by posting 76 for no loss on day one of their Ranji Trophy match at the Gandhi Ground in Amritsar today.
At close of play, Abhishek Kumar Raman  and Abhimanu Eswaran were batting on 42 and 33 runs, respectively.

November 17, 2017 11:23 PM
Nothing in 'Padmavati' that hurts Rajput pride: Rajat Sharma

There is not a single scene, dialogue or sequence in "Padmavati" that may hurt Rajput pride, senior journalist Rajat Sharma said on Friday after watching the movie.

November 17, 2017 11:10 PM
Mukul Roy moves Delhi HC against alleged phone tapping

The on-going war of words between former TMC's minister and BJP's new West Bengal leader Mukul Roy and Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee seems to be getting nastier by the day.

November 17, 2017 10:49 PM
Sukhbir Badal demands Khaira's arrest

 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today while demanding the immediate arrest of leader of opposition Sukhpal Khaira following his indictment in a trans-border drug and arms smuggling case, asked AAP and its Convener Arvind Kejriwal to come clean and tell Punjabis how long they would shield a drug accused. 

November 17, 2017 10:40 PM