The ‘powerful’ men and their Punjab police

Manish Tiwari / Chandigarh It is common knowledge that bureaucrats don’t like to indulge in ‘ugly fights’ with their brethren. Rather they like to stand by each other in an hour of crisis. This perception, however, is the reverse in the case of police officers. They may go to any extent to hit out at […]

Management students organise cultural fiesta

ePaper Version: DW BUREAU / PATIALA:┬áThe MBA Students of School of Management Studies of Punjabi University organised a cultural programme `Aagaz ÔÇô 2016ÔÇÖ in the university campus. The School of Management Studies at Punjabi University is the oldest management department in this region. Every year around 240 MBA students pass out from the prestigious business […]

Dr Cheema hands over appointment letters to 369 teachers

ePaper Version: DW BUREAU / SAS Nagar (Mohali):┬áThe Education Minister, Punjab, Dr. Daljit Singh Cheema on Tuesday handed over appointment letters to 369 teachers recruited in respect of various subjects under master cadre. The minister also allotted choice stations to all the newly recruited teachers on the spot itself by calling them in order of […]

Haryana to release film policy by year end to promote state culture

ePaper Version: DW BUREAU / Chandigarh:┬áHaryana government will release its film policy by the year end to promote Haryanvi culture and during the international film festival to be organised as a part of Swarna Jayanti celebrations starting from November 1 at least one Haryanvi film would be screened in all villages in the state. This […]

Sukhbir directs DCs to ensure farmers face no hassles at mandis

ePaper Version: DW BUREAU / Chandigarh:┬áPunjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday said the aim of the SAD-BJP government is to ensure that the benefit of each and every development oriented scheme reaches all the sections of society to raise their standard of living and transform their lives. Badal carried out a review […]

Cong to provide reservations also to economically weaker sections

ePaper Version: DW Bureau / Chandigarh:┬áPunjab Congress president Capt Amarinder Singh on Tuesday reiterated that the Congress government will provide reservations to the economically weaker sections from the general category without disturbing the existing caste based reservation system as envisaged by the makers of the constitution led by Dr B R Ambedkar. Interacting with students […]