Democratic traditions of varsities being strangulated: Experts

ePaper Version: Yogindra Mohan / PATIALA: A seminar on ÔÇÿNeed to Strengthen Democratic Structures and Traditions in the Institutions of Higher LearningÔÇÖ was oraganised by Principal Tarsem Bahia and Prof MS Salh at Parbhat Parwana Trade Union Centre here. Speaking on the occasion Principal Bahia said that the democratic traditions in the universities were being […]

Shahabuddin returns from life behind bars to a heroÔÇÖs welcome in Siwan

ePaper Version: By AJIT CHAK:┬áSuddenly there were Pajeros, Scorpios and Boleros on the roads in Bhagalpur and Siwan where thousands of supporters of jailed mafia don cum Rashtriya Janata Dal Parliamentarian Mohammad Shahabuddin thronged for his release. The Don jailed in a case relating to the murder of a witness has been enlarged on bail […]

Interfaith conference on leadership at Khalsa College

ePaper Version: Yogindra Mohan / PATIALA:┬áDr Jaspal Singh, Vice-Chancellor of Punjabi University, stressed that if there was no kindness there was no religion. He said that God was not away from us and He resided in all of us. A true leader was knowledgeable. He was speaking at Interfaith National Conference on leadership organised by […]

Khanna for starting moot court programmes for law students

ePaper Version: YOGINDRA MOHAN / PATIALA:┬áAvinash Rai Khanna, Vice-Chairman, Indian Red Cross Society and┬áVice-President of Bharatiya Janata Party, has suggested to the authorities of the Rayat Bahra Patiala Campus to start moot court programmes for the benefit of law students. Addressing the Rayat Bahra Patiala Campus Law students he urged the law students to adopt […]

Sky Rock Scam: Probe hit roadblock as Punjab didnÔÇÖt find even Ex-CBI officer Neelabh Kishore (IPS) ÔÇÿgood enoughÔÇÖ

ePaper Version: Manish Tiwari / Chandigarh : Building Castles In Air A Punjab government decision to shift a probe into the allegations of Rs 1,000 crore residential plots scam in SAS Nagar, Mohali, from one IPS officer to another to the third to the fourth to the fifth…, every time the police tried to seriously […]

Getting rid of under-performing lawmakers

ePaper Version: By Yogindra Mohan: Elected representatives giving themselves massive rise in salary and allowances has become a regular feature of the functioning of our Parliament and state legislatures. They now cost the taxpayer much more than the financial burden corporate honchos tend to put on their companiesÔÇÖ shareholders. However, unlike the company CEOs, our […]