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Sukh Dhaliwal’s Big Nomination Win Doesn’t Bode Well For NDP’s Jinny Sims

Sukh Dhaliwal’s Big Nomination Win Doesn’t Bode Well For NDP’s Jinny Sims

Veteran Ex-MP Dhaliwal Crushes Newcomer Sarai By More Than 2300 Votes!

With Sukh Dhaliwal winning so big and even though its only a nomination, the membership sign-up of 22,000 and the actual turnout of over 6800 people for a nomination fight doesn’t bode well for the current riding MP, the NDP’s Jinny (Jogindro Kaur) Sims, [...]

December 17th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Commentary, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Pakistani Taliban Slaughter 132 Children In Attack On School

Pakistani Taliban Slaughter 132 Children In Attack On School

Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan Which Shot Nobel Winner Malala Yousafzai Claims Responsibility For The Attack!

The hard-line Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), fighting to topple the government and set up a strict Islamic state, claimed responsibility for the attack as retaliation for a major military offensive in pro-Taliban tribal strongholds of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. This is the same terror group that [...]

December 16th, 2014 | Posted in Breaking News, Crime, International, Link News, News, South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Suffering From Erectile Dysfunction – Mediterranean Diet To The Rescue

Suffering From Erectile Dysfunction – Mediterranean Diet To The Rescue

People who have erectile dysfunction are at increased risk of heart attack and stroke, but eating a Mediterranean diet can reduce that risk, says a study.
The Mediterranean diet is characterised by daily consumption of fruit, vegetables, unrefined cereals and pasta, olive oil and nuts.
“Our findings suggest that adopting the Mediterranean diet can improve the cardiovascular [...]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Ab Exercises To Get In Shape This Party Season!

Ab Exercises To Get In Shape This Party Season!

Like it or not, most of us have a little extra around our midriff. It’s high time you include these ab exercises in your fitness regime to shape up that pot-belly, right before the holiday season arrives.
Bird dog: Start on your hands and knees, with your wrists directly below your shoulders and your knees directly [...]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in Health | Read More »

Reliance Capital To Sell Yatra.Com Stake For 500 Crore

Reliance Capital To Sell Yatra.Com Stake For 500 Crore

NEW DELHI – Looking to cash in on e-commerce boom, Reliance Capital is all set to sell its 16 per cent stake in leading travel portal Yatra.com for an estimated 500 crore and is in talks with 2-3 international investors.
The deal would mark an over 12-times appreciation for this investment by Reliance Capital, the financial [...]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Internet Grows To 280 Million Domain Names In The Second Quarter Of 2014

Internet Grows To 280 Million Domain Names In The Second Quarter Of 2014

NEW DELHI – VeriSign, a global leader in domain names and Internet security, announced four million domain names were added to the Internet in the second quarter of 2014, bringing the total number of registered domain names to 280 million worldwide across all top-level domains as of June 30, 2014, according to the latest Domain [...]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Infosys Founders Unload Their Shares Worth Rs 6,484 Crore

Infosys Founders Unload Their Shares Worth Rs 6,484 Crore

BANGALORE – Infosys co-founders N R Narayana Murthy and Nandan Nilekani along with their family members on Monday sold shares worth Rs 6,484 crore (Rs 64.84 billion) in the country’s second largest software services firm.
“Some of the founders of Infosys, including Narayana Murthy, Nandan Nilekani and Dinesh K and some of their family members as [...]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in Business | Read More »

Punjab Seeks Rs 24,431 Crore From Centre

Punjab Seeks Rs 24,431 Crore From Centre

The state has also asked the Union Government that it should pay Rs1,500 crore in advance to purchase the gunny bags required to stack wheat in April.
CHANDIGARH – Besides handing over a bill of Rs 24,431 crore to the Centre for payment as expenses incurred on the procurement of foodgrain for the Central pool in [...]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

PPP Chief Continues To Put Out Opposition Unity Call Against SAD-BJP But Is Anybody Listening

PPP Chief Continues To Put Out Opposition Unity Call Against SAD-BJP But Is Anybody Listening

AMRITSAR – Peoples’ party of Punjab (PPP) chief Manpreet Singh Badal today called all opposition parties to join hands against the ruling SAD-BJP alliance for the forthcoming local body elections. He said the PPP would contest the elections in an alliance with the Congress.
He claimed there was a possibility of early Assembly elections in the [...]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Ludhiana Area Tense As 17-Year-Old Rape Victim Succumbs To Burns

Ludhiana Area Tense As 17-Year-Old Rape Victim Succumbs To Burns

The victim was the star of her family. Her father, who works in a wool factory, said: “She wanted to become an IAS officer. She was the most educated female member in the family. We had saved money for her higher education.” The girl’s uncle said: “Look at the fate of the young and beautiful [...]

December 14th, 2014 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »