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 […]

Punjab Governor and Chandigarh Administrator VP Singh Badnore unveiliung Ahimsa Vishwa Bharatis magazine Aahwaan in Chandigarh on Saturday

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH Punjab Governor and Chandigarh Administrator VP Singh Badnore inaugurated the ‘Indian Culture: Unity in Diversity’ National Seminar organized by Ahimsa Vishwa Bharati Society at Raj Bhawan here today to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary year of Mahatma Gandhi. The national seminar organized in the leadership of Ambassador of Peace Acharya Lokesh. […]

CM approves names of five eminent sportspersons for PIS governing council

DW BUREAU / CHANDIGARH Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has approved the names of five eminent sportspersons to be members of the Governing Council of Punjab Institute of Sports (PIS). The sportspersons, to be part of the Governing Council, are from different disciplines of sports, according to an official spokesperson. They include renowned hockey […]