Women safety awareness drive held in Gurugram

DW BUREAU / Gurugram A women safety awareness programme on Durga Shakti, an Android-based initiative of Haryana Police, was held on Friday at Horizon Plaza, corporate office to many fortune 500 companies, police said. The programme was aimed at creating awareness among the women working in various corporate houses. Durga Shakti, an Android application, was […]

Haryana FM hails Modi for constitutional status to NCBC

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Haryana Finance Minister Captain Abhimanyu Singh Sindhu on Friday called Prime Minister Narendra Modi an egalitarian and said constitutional status to National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC) is a major step towards the uplift of the downtrodden. In a statement here, Abhimanyu said if the Congress Party had not halted the […]

Karnataka’s move after studying Mahadayi Tribunal award: CM

Bengaluru/New Delhi, Aug 14 : Karnataka would study the final award of the Mahadayi Water Disputes Tribunal, which on Tuesday recommended 13.42 TMC (thousand million cubic feet) of the river water to the state before deciding on its next move, said an official statement here. “We will respond to the final award of the Tribunal […]

Punjab govt has commenced a round-the-clock helpline number 104 to assist addicts who seek any information regarding treatment services under de-addiction programme

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh As many as 471 patients suffering from addiction of drugs and opiate products got treatment services with the help of 104 medical helpline in July, 2018, Punjab Health and Family Welfare Minister Brahm Mohindra on Friday said. In a statement here on Friday, Mohindra said that the Punjab government has commenced […]

Social Security, Women & Child Development Department conducts checking in 67 children homes

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh In a specialized campaign on the directions of the Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister, Punjab, Aruna Chaudhary, 67 children’s homes were subjected to checking as a precautionary measure during the course of which no complaint relating to the abuse or child security came to the fore and everything was […]

No takers for Referendum 2020 in Punjab: Amarinder

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday said there are no takers in Punjab for `Referendum 2020′, a campaign by a UK-based organisation for a separate Sikh state. He dubbed the proposed rally in London on Sunday by Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) an attempt by a handful of frustrated ISI-backed Sikhs […]