On Friday, the Child Welfare Committee (CWC) became the official “custodian” of the baby, after the 10-year-old’s family disowned the newborn. An official said that a surrender deed was also signed between the CWC and the girl’s family.
The case hearings are still pending against the Unitech bosses which is now scheduled for August 28. The Chandigarh Police has been directed by the commission to get the Unitech bosses on production warrant.
A day after the Himachal Pradesh High Court pulled up CBI, a bench comprising acting Chief Justice Sanjay Karol and Justice Sandeep Sharma on Friday directed state police’s Special Investigation Team (SIT) head Zahur H Zaidi and other members to file in a sealed envelope their affidavits relating to the investigation they had done in […]
The report was read out to CM Amarinder Singh during a meeting organised on Friday to take stock of situation after whitefly attack on cotton, said a government statement.
“You (MCG) have to produce all the revenue records to claim your right, otherwise you will just let the land go on platter to them,” observed the division bench.
In Haryana, the posting orders of the DFOs are issued on the behalf of the Governor of the state after approval from the Chief Minister. When contacted, the DC said it was a clerical mistake. “A corrigendum has also been issued in this connection,” he said.
After the meeting, AIJASS general secretary Ashok Balhara said their stir would continue till all their demands, including reservation in government jobs and release of those arrested in connection with the February 2016 quota stir violence, were met.
Ahead of the verdict in a rape case pending against Sirsa-based Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmit Ram Rahim Singh, the central government has decided to deploy 35 companies of paramilitary forces in Haryana and 75 companies in Punjab. Haryana DGP BS Sandhu said Friday these companies would reach Haryana by Sunday. Apart from Panchkula and […]
THE CIRCLE Education Offices (CEOs) in the state seem to be on the verge of closure as the entire clerical staff is being transferred to District Education Offices (DEOs) and Block Primary Education Offices (BPEOs) on the pretext of staff shortage there. Also the department is of the opinion that there was no need for […]
One Gurmeet Singh had died Thursday night while another man, Surinder Bhambu, died of bullet injuries Friday. Both were Congress supporters.
The Punjab government had raised the issue with the Centre demanding a level playing field for industrial growth in Punjab. Amarinder said he would take up the issue more aggressively now.
THE RULING Congress is looking at a celebrity for the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election after the seat was vacated by the death of Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna. While sources said feelers have been sent to cricketers, including Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh, positive response has not been received from either. The leaders are now looking […]
The victim, Malkiat Singh, had moved the High Court earlier, challenging the order passed by the Victim Compensation Committee, Sangrur, in 2015 which had declined compensation for acid injuries on the ground that the matter had been compromised with the accused.
As per the records available with the farmer unions, after formation of the Congress government in the state, a total of 130 farmers committed suicide and thus the issue of farmer suicides will also be discussed on top priority.
While Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered the obervance of martyrdom day, many in the Congress are unhappy as Longowal was linked to the Akali Dal.
In January, the Chandigarh Administration had decided to allow conversion of residential properties from leasehold into freehold on the rates fixed as 7.5 per cent to 20 per cent of the collector rate, and sent the proposal to MHA for approval.
The initiative is aimed at removing financial barriers for the meritorious girls, enabling them to realise a bright future. Various initiatives for personality, holistic development and career guidance are also included in this programme.
"This Chronic Kidney Disease has changed the way I look at life. It has given me a new purpose and that’s how I started ‘Spreading Hope’...,” said Lourd Vijay, who got diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease in 2013.
"The women who are in this profession often get trapped in legal issues. They do not get proper advice and remain bereft of the legal matters,” said Pradeep Ashturkar, Secretary, Pune District Legal Services Authority.
Police said the victim woman holds M A and B.Ed degrees. She had posted her details on an online marriage portal. In June this year, she got an online friend request from a person claiming his name as Jerry Terry.
The complainant in this case is a motorcyclist who met with an accident in the jurisdiction of the Hadapsar police station, a few days ago. The motorcycle was later kept at the Hadapsar police station.
Accordingly, soft skills and advanced English have been introduced in semester six. Previously, it was only basic English that the students studied during semester one of the first year diploma.
Padmesh Patil had gone for trekking to Stok Kangri in Leh and was seriously injured when he fell 300 ft from a height of 6,000 metre on Stok Kangri.
“There is no clarity as to how the GST will be implemented with respect to old railway contracts. Contractors have received no payments since July 1 on account of this confusion” said Kulmeet Singh Chhabra, core committee member of IRIPA.
PMRDA was planning to develop Mahalunge township as a model for total 20 townships that it aims to develop along the proposed ring road around Pune. The Mahalunge township aims to develop a total of 719 acre land belonging to 800 villagers.
According to civic administration, the PMC needs to pay the interest on municipal bond after every six months so the amount can be kept in fixed deposit for one to five months.
“Mutilating surgeries often lead to loss of self-esteem and depression among women which has been linked to negative impact on the treatment outcome," said Koppiker, who has set up an international school of oncoplastic surgery in Pune.
Until now, at the time of the fresh recruitment, PMPML’s existing staffers used to conduct the driving tests which were prone to error and bias.
“The programmes for the celebration of Ganesh festival is solely being decided by the ruling BJP. Their only aim is to get publicity to the party through the programme,” said Opposition leader and NCP corporator Chetan Tupe.
At least 1,059 students have not got a single allotment in any college despite five rounds of admissions, including a special round which is currently ongoing.
The two Indian cyclists were supported by a seven-member crew that included three Puneites — Chaitanya Velhal (team coach), Divya Tate (crew chief) and Monish Deshmukh.
The PMC has been implementing 24 different schemes for the empowerment of the urban poor, backward class community as well as disabled and widows through its urban community department.
The victim’s father, who had filed a case of negligence against the driver and the civic body, said he received a compensation of Rs 32 lakh last week, three months after the Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) ruled in the former’s favour.
Padmesh Patil has been admitted to SNM Hospital in Leh and is said to be in critical condition. Co-trekkers are trying to arrange an air ambulance to shift Patil to Delhi, said Umesh Zirpe of Giripremi.
The construction of the centre involved an investment of around Rs 10 crore
Maharashtra: The Met Dept predicts that Konkan and Vidarbha regions will witness heavy spells of rains.
Chitrangada Singh, Kalki Koechlin, Radhika Apte turn showstoppers on Day 3 of LFW Winter/Festive 2017