‘Turkey supports peaceful settlement of Libya crisis’

Ankara, Aug 18 : Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu voiced his country’s support for a peaceful settlement of the Libya crisis, state-run Anadolu Agency reported. Cavusoglu emphasized the importance of a peaceful settlement of the dispute in Libya, adding that “international community should display a united and principled stance to stop the clashes in Libya,” […]

Kalburgi murder case: Chargesheet filed against seven

Dharwad (Karnataka), Aug 18 : The Special Investigation Team (SIT) filed a chargesheet against the seven accused of killing renowned Kannada writer M.M. Kalburgi in August 2015, including the hitman Ganesh Miskin in the district court in Karnataka’s Dharwad. “Miskin was also the hitman in the murder of Kannada journalist Gauri Lankesh at her residence […]

The Bhakra Beas Management Board authorities discharged 17,000 cusecs of excess water out of total release of 53,000 cusecs through the spill gates

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH With an alert sounded in Punjab following release of excess water from Bhakra dam and the Yamuna nearing the warning level in Delhi, heavy rains lashed northern states on Saturday. The body of a 17-year-old boy was found floating in the overflowing dam in Himachal Pradesh, where several roads were blocked […]

Sri Lankan judges taking a tour of Punjab Legislative Assembly hall in Chandigarh on Saturday

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH A delegation of Sri Lankan judges, led by Justice K. Priyantha Fernando, Judge of the court of appeal of Sri Lanka, on Saturday evening visited Punjab Vidhan Sabha here. The delegation was accompanied by District and Sessions Judge-cum-Director (Administration) Chandigarh Judicial Academy Shalini Singh Nagpal and Additional District and Sessions Judge-cum-Registrar […]