DCs, CMOs asked to achieve cent per cent immunisation of children under MR campaign

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Haryana Additional Chief Secretary (Health and Family Welfare) R R Jowel on Tuesday directed all Deputy Commissioners and Chief Medical Officers (CMOs) of districts to achieve cent per cent immunisation of children under the measles and rubella campaign. Jowel also directed health officers and officials to make pucca arrangements for the […]

Deadly sugar mill spill: AAP delegation to meet NGT Chairperson

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Senior AAP leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Tuesday said that the legislative wing of his party had decided to take up the issue of dangerous contamination and pollution in water bodies of Punjab, with the National Green Tribunal, Delhi. In a statement here, Khaira said this step was necessitated as the […]

Punjab proposes to rejuvenate + char(39) +Budha Nallah+ char(39) +

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The Punjab government has proposed to rejuvenate ‘+ char(39) +’Budha Nallah’+ char(39) +’, which carries untreated effluents, including industrial waste and passes through Ludhiana, at a cost of Rs 955 crore, a senior official said here on Tuesday. The local government department is in the process of framing a plan to […]

Infiltration bid foiled, 4 militants killed in Kashmir

Srinagar, May 26 : Four militants were killed in a gunfight with the Indian Army on the Line of Control (LoC) after an infiltration attempt from across the de facto border with Pakistan was foiled early on Saturday, officials said. The operation, which is still in progress, was launched in north Kashmir border area of […]

US judge delays trial of Trump’s ex-campaign chief Manafort

Washington, May 26 : A federal judge in the US state of Virginia has postponed the trial of Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman for two weeks, the media reported. The trial date now is rescheduled to July 24, said Judge T.S. Ellis on Friday. He had initially set the trial date for […]