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Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety box office collection

Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety box office collection day 2: This film has started really well. It has earned Rs 6.42 crore on its opening day, which augurs well for its future.

Welcome to New York box office

Welcome to New York box office collection day 2: With well-known faces like Sonakshi Sinha and Diljit Dosanjh, one had expected to film to earn a decent total, but it turned out to be a squib. The road ahead seems really difficult.

varun sharma

Varun Sharma is currently shooting for Arjun Patiala which stars Diljit Dosanjh and Kriti Sanon. Varun, 28, described the film as an "interesting buddy-cop drama" and was all praise for Diljit, with whom he sharing the screen space for the first time.

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SNL will come up with a plan similar to Idea's and Airtel's that offer unlimited calling at Rs 399.

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new analysis of data from India's Chandrayaan-1 mission and NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter suggests that Moon's water may be widely distributed across the surface, not confined to a particular region or type of terrain

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Xiaomi might also integrate Microsoft Cortana with the Mi AI speaker -- a budget speaker with a modern look.

Ludhiana News

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation polls LIVE updates: 59.08 per cent turnout recorded as voting concludes
Ludhiana Municipal Corporation polls LIVE updates: 59.08 per cent turnout recorded as voting concludes

Ludhiana municipal elections LIVE updates: A total of 494 candidates are in fray in 95 wards and there are 10.50 lakh voters. The results will be declared on February 27.

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation polls on Saturday amid clashes
Ludhiana Municipal Corporation polls on Saturday amid clashes

During the campaign, clashes had taken place between Congress, AAP and Lok Insaaf party (LIP) workers.

Punjab artists welcome Trudeau with unique artworks
Punjab artists welcome Trudeau with unique artworks

Gurpreet Singh, an artist from Bathinda, created a huge portrait of Trudeau wearing a bhangra costume and a turban.

Moga passport scam: 3 cops among 25 convicted
Moga passport scam: 3 cops among 25 convicted

The convicted include a passport office superintendent, a postal department employee and a birth/death registration office clerk, apart from travel agents and applicants who got passports made using forged documents and fake addresses.

Ludhiana civic polls: Migrant voters hold key to many wards, but no tickets for them from SAD-BJP
Ludhiana civic polls: Migrant voters hold key to many wards, but no tickets for them from SAD-BJP

While Congress, AAP and LIP have given one ticket each to migrant candidates, this has not been done by SAD-BJP alliance that had migrant councilors in the previous house.

Ferozepur: Orchestra owner killed in pre-wedding function, police hunt for suspect
Ferozepur: Orchestra owner killed in pre-wedding function, police hunt for suspect

The incident occurred on February 16 during a shagun ceremony where the deceased along with members of his group had come to perform. An FIR has been lodged based on the statement of one Gurjan Singh, a member of the orchestra.

Crack Maur blast case soon or hand it over to CBI: Congress MLA Harminder Jassi to police
Crack Maur blast case soon or hand it over to CBI: Congress MLA Harminder Jassi to police

The blast took place near the venue of Jassi’s election meeting in Maur Mandi of Bathinda district, killing his personal assistant Pritpal Singh Pali.

Bhindranwale home now a ‘gurdwara’
Bhindranwale home now a ‘gurdwara’

The gurdwara was opened to the public Friday with dhadi jathas (Sikh religious singers) and kavishri coir singing prayers Friday.

Ludhiana civic polls: Total 747 nominees in fray
Ludhiana civic polls: Total 747 nominees in fray

Ludhiana MC has 95 wards. The polling would be held on February 24 and the results announced on February 27.

Ludhiana civic polls: Protest brews in Congress over tickets to leaders’ kin
Ludhiana civic polls: Protest brews in Congress over tickets to leaders’ kin

The list also has a considerable number of candidates who are the relatives of rebel leaders but have returned to the Congress after it won the state polls.

PM Modi’s address on exam stress: Punjab orders govt, private schools ‘Be prepared’
PM Modi’s address on exam stress: Punjab orders govt, private schools ‘Be prepared’

All government and private schools in Punjab to ensure that all arrangements are in place to make students hear/watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s talks on exam stress — Pariksha Par Charcha.

Industrialist held for tax evasion in Ludhiana
Industrialist held for tax evasion in Ludhiana

Information from excise department revealed that bills amounting to more than Rs 100 crore had been issued in the last 3 years out of which initial investigation have shown tax evasion of nearly Rs 7 crore.

Ludhiana civic polls: No party gave me ticket, says third gender candidate who filed papers on last day
Ludhiana civic polls: No party gave me ticket, says third gender candidate who filed papers on last day

Banto Mahant added that civic problems in her area forced her to contest polls.

Ludhiana civic polls: 50 per cent seats reserved for women, but male kin dominate poll show
Ludhiana civic polls: 50 per cent seats reserved for women, but male kin dominate poll show

To give more representation to women, 50 per cent of the seats have been reserved for them in the local body polls. Ludhiana has 95 wards and 40 seats have been reserved for women in general category by the Congress. The SAD and BJP have reserved 20 seats each for women candidates.

Transgender files nomination for Ludhiana civic polls
Transgender files nomination for Ludhiana civic polls

In the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation area, around 10.50 lakh voters would exercise their franchise to elect their representatives from 95 wards. Among the voters, 5.67 are male, 4.82 lakh are female while 23 belong to the transgender community. 

Teacher, principal held for minor’s rape, abortion
Teacher, principal held for minor’s rape, abortion

After tracing the minor victim mentioned in a purported audio clip that had two persons discussing ways to abort a foetus, the Ludhiana rural police on Thursday arrested a teacher and a principal of a government school for allegedly raping a student and getting her abortion done.

Easier to buy chitta in our village than sugar, Ludhiana village residents tell Amarinder’s adviser
Easier to buy chitta in our village than sugar, Ludhiana village residents tell Amarinder’s adviser

The village residents alleged that “it is easier to buy heroin in the village than sugar. Customers from as far as Chandigarh make a beeline in their village to buy chitta but nothing is done.” 

Youth Congress leader, aide booked for attempt to murder
Youth Congress leader, aide booked for attempt to murder

An FIR was registered on the complaint of Amarinder Singh of Patiala, owner of the marriage palace

Ludhiana: Fire breaks out at wholesale fruit market, no one hurt
Ludhiana: Fire breaks out at wholesale fruit market, no one hurt

Bhupinder Singh, assistant divisional fire officer, however said that cause of fire is unknown but there is no possibility of short circuit in an open fruit market.

Woman, son accuse Simarjit Bains of helping two women grab their Ludhiana flat
Woman, son accuse Simarjit Bains of helping two women grab their Ludhiana flat

The complainant was accompanied by Congress leader Kamaljit Singh Brar during the press conference who said that party will help the family in getting their flat back.

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation polls: 75,000 cops to man1,155 polling booths, says Punjab chief electoral officer
Ludhiana Municipal Corporation polls: 75,000 cops to man1,155 polling booths, says Punjab chief electoral officer

The Election Commission (EC) is targeting to conduct the polls peacefully and thus all sensitive and hyper-sensitive polling booths will be videographed.

Former SAD MLA joins Lok Insaaf Party
Former SAD MLA joins Lok Insaaf Party

When asked about his current role in LIP for upcoming Ludhiana MC elections, Mittal said that he has joined LIP ‘unconditionally’ but his elder son can contest MC polls if Bains brothers agree to it.

After stir, Punjab State Electricity Board staff get last month’s salary
After stir, Punjab State Electricity Board staff get last month’s salary

Devinder Goyal, general secretary of the association, said the PSPCL management had failed to take proactive measures on the financial front particularly to get subsidy amount released from Punjab government.

Jail warden, 2 cops held for taking prisoner to attend kin’s wedding
Jail warden, 2 cops held for taking prisoner to attend kin’s wedding

The SSP said Hardev was earlier lodged in jail along with Ramneet, in the same barrack. Hardev was later granted bail. Ramneet was in jail since October last year after he was arrested, allegedly with 250 gm of contraband.

One killed, one hurt as two vehicles gutted
One killed, one hurt as two vehicles gutted

The driver of the car, Shyam Sundar of Mathura, was booked in an FIR registered at Sahnewal police station. People passing by stopped and rescued Sundar, his parents, wife and two children. They also rescued Gurjot but his father died on the spot.

Jaitu ‘Moral Policing’ & DSP Suicide: Inspector apologises for Jan 12 incident, students end protest
Jaitu ‘Moral Policing’ & DSP Suicide: Inspector apologises for Jan 12 incident, students end protest

Former Jaitu SHO claims he did nothing wrong, said sorry ‘to restore peace in town and my own life’

Ludhiana Civic Polls: Give us 12 tickets, Muslims urge Congress
Ludhiana Civic Polls: Give us 12 tickets, Muslims urge Congress

Shahi Imam Punjab Maulana Habib-ur-Rahman said that the Muslim community had supported the Congress for long and now they should be given representation by the party to contest the Ludhiana civic polls.

Killa Raipur fest concludes: Will take up agenda to bring back bullock cart races, says Navjot Singh Sidhu
Killa Raipur fest concludes: Will take up agenda to bring back bullock cart races, says Navjot Singh Sidhu

Talking about the upcoming Municipal Corporation polls in Ludhiana, he said, “The Congress will win by a huge margin . Already, Punjab government has a plan worth Rs 1,540 crore for Ludhiana city under which several development works are to be done.

Man held for ‘raping’ 2 women
Man held for ‘raping’ 2 women

On December 30 last year, he had raped another woman. Both women had filed complaints. ADCP-3 Gurpreet Kaur Purewal said the accused was traced as both victims had noted down the registration number of his motorcycle.

Ludhiana: SHO booked for extortion, cheating
Ludhiana: SHO booked for extortion, cheating

FIR has been registered under the sections 384 (Punishment for extortion), 420 (Fraud) and 120 B (Criminal conspiracy) of IPC and some sections of Prevention of Corruption (PCA) Act at Raikot city police station.

Ludhiana: Man found dead, police begin probe
Ludhiana: Man found dead, police begin probe

While his family claimed that he was taken away from his residence by a person who introduced himself as a ‘policeman’, the police denied the allegation and said the suspect might be an imposter. 

Dhindsa dismisses gangster Ravi Deol’s allegations against his relative
Dhindsa dismisses gangster Ravi Deol’s allegations against his relative

AAP demands action against SAD leader Cherry, Dhindsa alleges Congress conspiracy

Ludhiana  Municipal Corporation polls: SAD’s 1st list of 38 out
Ludhiana Municipal Corporation polls: SAD’s 1st list of 38 out

Of the 38 candidates announced by SAD, 14 are former councillors. The party will be fielding candidates from 48 wards and its alliance BJP will contest 47 wards.

In FB post, drug smuggling accused from Himachal vows to avenge Vicky Gounder’s death
In FB post, drug smuggling accused from Himachal vows to avenge Vicky Gounder’s death

The post mourning Vicky’s death, has Veera posing with a weapon in his hand, as he has announces his intention to kill those who killed his ‘brother’.

CM Amarinder Singh skips Ludhiana visit again, businessmen fume
CM Amarinder Singh skips Ludhiana visit again, businessmen fume

Several businessmen of the city, who had gathered to meet him, said they were not at all surprised.

DSP shoots himself dead during students’ stir
DSP shoots himself dead during students’ stir

Student protesters to be booked for abetment to suicide, reason behind Baljinder Singh Sandhu’s sudden action still unclear