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167 Indians deported from USA landed in Amritsar AMRITSAR: As many as 167 Indians who have been deported by the American Government led by its president Donald Trumph,  today landed at Shri Guru Ramdas International Airport.
Daylight Bank dacoity in Amritsar, Rs. 10 lakh looted from IndusInd Bank AMRITSAR: Three unidentified accused here today looted Rs. 10.92 lakh from the  branch of IndusInd Bank located at village Sohina Kala Khurd falling in the Majitha assembly constituency.
Time limit to pay outstanding House/property tax extended by June 30: Mahindra CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Government keeping in mind the hardships being faced by the citizen of the state in the face of global spread of pandemic COVID-19, has decided to extend the deadline to pay the outstanding house tax or property tax without any penalty till 30 June, 2020. Likewise the time limit of One Time Settlement Policy for recovery of arrears of Water and Sewerage charges in the Urban Local Bodies of the State has also been extended up to 30 June 2020. It was disclosed by Mr. Brahm Mohindra, Local Bodies Minister in a press communiqué released here today.
How Technological Innovations Are Transforming the Online Gambling Industry How Technological Innovations Are Transforming the Online Gambling Industry The rapid technological breakthroughs and the internet have influenced and changed many industries, including the gambling sector. Nowadays, casino games are accessible to players worldwide thanks to various technological breakthroughs, and you can play casino games on any electronic device. Hence, the online gambling industry has become one of the most profitable industries in the world.
Boom, Boom’- A high octane Punjabi song by popular young rapper PiPi released Boom, Boom’- A high octane Punjabi song by popular young rapper PiPi released ‘MUMBAI: 9X Media’s much sought after music label SpotlampE has launched an upbeat Punjabi track titled ‘Boom, Boom’ by singer, rapper and lyricist PiPi. Released on 8th May, the Song ‘Boom, Boom’ will be aired on 9XM, 9X Tashan and 9X Jalwa.
FIR against former DGP Sumedh Singh Saini brought back focus on Badal family's proximity with Saini CHANDIGARH: The proximity of Badal family with former Punjab DGP Sumedh Singh Saini has once against came to limelight with a registration of FIR against Saini in Balwant Singh Multani disapearance case of 1991.
1793 Indians still languishing in 95 Jails for illegal crossing US border JALANDHAR: Nearly 1793 Indians are still languishing in 95 US jails for illegal crossing the US border according to the latest figures.
Punjab Varsity faculty members up in arms for delay in salaries, to lodge 'online' protest PATIALA: The faculty members of Punjab University are up in arms agaisnt non-payment of their salaries and lack of government grant to the university to overcome the fiscal crisis.
Punjab notifies guidelines for Rs.50 lakh grant for kin of Covid-19 victim government employees CHANDIGARH : Punjab Finance Department has notified detailed guidelines for the grant of ex-gratia compensation to the tune of Rs 50 lakh to the dependant members/legal heirs of employees, who die in harness while on Government duty fighting against Coronavirus pandemic.
Punjab Government Transfers 54 Education Officers and Principals CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Government today issued an order to transfers 54 officers and principals of the education department.
Punjab Cabinet mulls changes in Excise and Labour laws as state moves towards economic revival CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Government is mulling changes in the excise policy and the labour laws in the light of the impact of COVID, amid efforts to revive the state’s battered economy and industry.
Punjab cabinet approves transfer policy of non-teaching school staff CHANDIGARH : The Cabinet approved the transfer policy for non-teaching staff of the School Education Department, with the same set to be effective from academic session 2020-21 i.
Pakistan linked most wanted gangster Baljinder Billa banned by Punjab Police CHANDIGARH: In a major breakthrough, the Punjab Police has arrested most wanted gangster Baljinder Singh @ Billa, having alleged links with the now reportedly deceased Pakistan-based KLF chief Harmeet Singh Happy, as well as Germany-based Bagga of KZF.
Tarsem Singh Kaler refused to contest case of former adgp Sumedh Saini CHANDIGARH: Tarsem Singh Kaler, the advocate hired by forrmer DGP Sumedh Singh Saini has refused to contest his case related to kidnapping and murder of a youth in 1991.
Punjab to promote class 10 PSEB students on basis of pre-board performance CHANDIGARH: Class X students under the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) will not have to take any exams and will be promoted on the basis of their performance in the pre-Board exams, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh announced on Friday.
Punjab CM writes to PM for Paddy MSP at Rs.2900 per quintal CHANDIGARH: Citing the challenges faced due to labour shortage and the need for ensuring food safety amid the Covid crisis, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to consider an MSP of Rs 2902 per quintal for Paddy, along with Rs 100 per quintal as incentive bonus to check stubble burning.
No army deployment in Mumbai, but CM hints at lockdown extension MUMBAI: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday ruled out deployment of army to control crowds in Mumbai, but hinted at lockdown extension as the "virus chain" has not yet been broken.
Major labour laws suspended in UP for 3 years LUCKNOW: The Yogi Adityanath government has finalised an ordinance suspending a majority of labour laws in the state for three years.
Bhopal records highest one-day corona positive cases BHOPAL: Madhya Pradesh saw a sudden rise in corona positive cases with 117 more testing positive by Thursday night.
Center extends Covid-19 assistance under PMGKAY Scheme to Punjab & UT Chandigarh Center extends Covid-19 assistance under PMGKAY Scheme to Punjab & UT Chandigarh CHANDIGARH: The Government of India has implemented centrally sponsored pro-poor initiative titled under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojna as a part of Economic response to COVID-19 to ameliorate the hardship faced by the poor due to the economic disruption caused by Corona Virus and to ensure that the foodgrains @ 5KG /Person/ month free of cost for three months i.
Nation paying price for Namaste Trump event: Congress Nation paying price for Namaste Trump event: Congress NEW DELHI: A day after Gujarat Congress chief, Amit Chavda, alleged that Covid-19 cases spiked in the state because of the Namaste Trump event held in Ahmedabad, the party alleged that the country was paying the price for the February 24 event.
Pak lockdown to be lifted in phases from Saturday: Imran ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced that the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown will be lifted in phases starting from Saturday, despite a surge in the number of coronavirus cases and deaths.
Tributes paid to 2 Indian-origin doctors killed by COVID-19 NEW YORK: Two Indian-origin doctors, a father and daughter, who died of COVID-19 after contracting the deadly disease while treating infected patients, have been hailed by New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy for their selfless dedication to caring for others.

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Sukhbir Badal condoles demise of Khaira’s mother CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president S. Sukhbir Singh Badal today expressed deep sorrow over the passing of Mrs. Mohinder Kaur , the mother of AAP leader and Leader of Opposition in the Legislative assembly S. Sukhpal Singh Khaira.
Actor Rajpal Yadav calls on CM, Arvind Kejriwal at Delhi Secretariat Suu Kyi common room 'unnamed' by Oxford students BJP’s secret poll dealings need to be exposed

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Boom, Boom’- A high octane Punjabi song by popular young rapper PiPi released Boom, Boom’- A high octane Punjabi song by popular young rapper PiPi released ‘MUMBAI: 9X Media’s much sought after music label SpotlampE has launched an upbeat Punjabi track titled ‘Boom, Boom’ by singer, rapper and lyricist PiPi. Released on 8th May, the Song ‘Boom, Boom’ will be aired on 9XM, 9X Tashan and 9X Jalwa.
India's international actor Irrfan Khan no more Big B cancels ‘Sunday meet' with fans ‘The Sky Is Pink’ selected for a worldwide premiere at the 44th Toronto International Film Festival
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