Wednesday, Oct 05, 2022

Sahitya award


Punjab govt's literary awards selection criteria challenged, 2008 Sahitya Akademi award winner moves court

July 16, 2021 2:04 am

Punjab govt's literary awards selection criteria challenged, 2008 Sahitya Akademi award winner moves court

Top scientists join protest, slam ‘climate of intolerance’

December 25, 2015 11:27 pm

Peace disturbed by rash of bigoted acts, attacks on minorities and Dalits. The scientists did not hide the fact that they had been influenced by the writers’ protest.

Kashinath singh returns sahitya award- Writer campaigned for Kejriwal, influenced by AAP: BJP MLA

October 19, 2015 12:21 am

Jaiswal, MLA from Varanasi North, said Singh and several other writers from across the country had campaigned in favour of Kejriwal and against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi during the Lok Sabha elections last year.

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IND vs SA 3rd T20I: South Africa win inconsequential match; India unflustered in loss

Updated: October 5, 2022 8:00:54 am

Series sewn-up, plans for World Cup figured out, the match was condemned to an obligatory six-hitting fixture.

IPS officers’ promotions: Finally, Haryana moves to fix ‘discrimination’

October 5, 2022 7:59:09 am

It has been learnt that a file has been moved by the officials of home department explaining how different yardsticks were adopted to give promotions to the IPS officers.

How Bigg Boss lost its crown of ‘OG king of cringe’, and Salman Khan’s mother agrees

October 5, 2022 7:57:06 am

Bigg Boss was once the OG king of cringe and camp, but looks like its reign is over, and now it's time to pull the curtains on the show.

Hasan Minhaj The King’s Jester review: Sincerity and satire blend seamlessly in Hasan bhai’s new Netflix standup special

October 5, 2022 7:57:00 am

Hasan Minhaj The King's Jester review: The comedian's second Netflix standup special combines his vibrant storytelling style with the gaudy production that we've all come to expect from him.

UT traffic police designate parking spots for major Dussehra grounds

October 5, 2022 7:56:12 am

The advisory was issued keeping in view the burning of effigies at three places – Sector 17 parade ground, Sector 34 ground opposite gurudwara and Sector 46 Dussehra ground.

Uttarakhand: 25 dead after bus falls into a gorge in Pauri district

Updated: October 5, 2022 7:56:08 am

According to the disaster control room, the bus was on its way to a village in Bironkhal from Laldhang, when it fell into a 500-metre gorge near the Simri bend at around 8 pm.

While You Were Asleep: Liverpool beat Rangers 2-0, Inter beat Barcelona 1-0 and Napoli hand Ajax Amsterdam a record defeat in UCL

October 5, 2022 7:53:23 am

Napoli's unrelenting high pressing forwards and midfielders never gave Ajax time to build up from the back and forced defenders to repeatedly turn over the ball, creating chance after chance for the visitors.

Chandigarh air show: Air force to fly newly inducted Prachand helicopters

October 5, 2022 7:53:04 am

“It is for the first time when IAF will display Prachand, HAL LCH, since after its induction into the Indian Air Force”, IAF PRO Wing Commander Indranil Nandi, said. Three helicopters will participate along with other aircraft, including Rafale (M-2000), Tejas (LCA) and Jaguars among others.

Streetlight Grant Embezzlement: Vigilance books Cong leader and ex-Captain aide Sandeep Sandhu

October 5, 2022 7:51:34 am

Vigilance has claimed that the payment was released to a private firm even as lights were never installed in the villages. Also, the lights were purchased at inflated rates.

Laser, light-sound show to add sparkle to Chandigarh’s Dussehra celebrations

Updated: October 5, 2022 7:48:55 am

Ashok Chaudhary, a member of the committee, said that they are expecting around 50,000 people and to avoid any hiccups, they have hired about 25 bouncers.