Khattar protests against name of airport, sends missive to Badal

DW Bureau / Chandigarh: In a new turn of events the Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has raised strong objection to Punjab claiming the International airport to be as “Mohali” international airport and shot off a demi-official letter to his Punjab counterpart Parkash Singh Badal. “I am happy to note that Chandigarh International Airport Limited […]

Lawyer calls for suspension of Haryana Police DIG as SIT head

Daily World/Chandigarh: Leading city lawyer and human rights activist Utsav Bains has called for the suspension of the DIG of police Rajshree Singh heading the Special Investigation Team on the Murthal Gangrape Case in Haryana. This incident is reported to have taken place near the National Capital during the Jat Reservation Agitation in February. Speaking […]

When reluctant Solanki put Badal in a bind

DW Bureau/Chandigarh: Link to ePaper Version (Reminding how Guv Verma was removed soon after nod to SYL Bill, Solanki was non-committal to Badal’s request) Punjab Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki, on Tuesday, politely turned down an appeal from Punjab leaders to accord his nod to the new Punjab SYL Canal Land (Transfer of Proprietary Rights) Bill, […]

Class 12 students and their parents cry foul on CBSE for setting tough exam

DW BUREAU/Ludhiana Click here to visit ePaper version: Three hours of mental torture for students left them depressed and in tears after Monday’s maths exam. “I don’t know who had set the paper,but whoever it is, should keep in mind that question papers are not the place to exhibit his knowledge. Do they set the […]

Adviser Vijay Dev ‘violated’ norms, posted IAS, PCS officers without UT Administrator’s approval

Manish Tiwari (Editor-In-Chief, Dailyworld) ePaper Version [Did not put up files to Kaptan Singh Solanki for clearance; stripped senior IAS officers of important departments at will] A series of posting and transfer orders passed by the outgoing UT Adviser Vijay Dev have come under the government’s scanner after investigations have revealed that he passed the […]

Tremors In North India After 6.2 Earthquake Near Afghanistan-Tajikistan Border

NEW DELHI: Tremors were felt in North India today after an earthquake of 6.2 magnitude struck near the Afghanistan-Tajikistan border region, around 12:44 am. The earthquake, which hit at a depth of 203.5 kilometres, had its epicentre some 280 kilometres northeast of Afghanistan’s capital Kabul, the US Geological Survey said. Tremors were also felt in […]