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Janta Akali Dal Party Launched By Haryana Gurdwara Panel Chief Jagdish Singh Jhinda

Janta Akali Dal Party Launched By Haryana Gurdwara Panel Chief Jagdish Singh Jhinda

Jhinda made the announcement after performing ‘ardas’ at Akal Takht Sahib in Amritsar. CHANDIGARH – Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (ad hoc) president Jagdish Singh Jhinda on Saturday launched a new political party — Janta Akali Dal. He made the announcement after performing ‘ardas’ at Akal Takht Sahib in Amritsar. “Today is a historic day […]

June 17th, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Corrupt Congress Minister Rana Gurjit Received Rs 25 Crore From His Cook-Fronted Companies

Corrupt Congress Minister Rana Gurjit Received Rs 25 Crore From His Cook-Fronted Companies

CHANDIGARH – Contrary to Punjab Power Minister Rana Gurjit Singh’s claims that those awarded mining contracts in Nawanshahr and Mohali were his former employees, not only the minister but his entire family was in business with all four companies in which his cook Amit Bahadur and another employee Balraj Singh were directors. Documents with The […]

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Every 7th Chandigarh Resident Is Diabetic, The Highest Incidence In 15 States

Every 7th Chandigarh Resident Is Diabetic, The Highest Incidence In 15 States

Chandigarh has highest incidence of Diabetes among 15 states; urban poor also afflicted, migrant population could be an important variable CHANDIGARH – UT residents could be doing less physical activity and having more junk food, thus city figures at the top in percentage of diabetic cases, say experts. The doctors say highest per capita income, […]

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Capt. Amarinder Singh Concerned About Sikhs In US While His Own Congress Party Murdered Them In India

Capt. Amarinder Singh Concerned About Sikhs In US While His Own Congress Party Murdered Them In India

NEW DELHI – External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday directed Indian Ambassador in the US Navtej Sarna to update Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh about issues relating to safety and security of Indians in that country. Swaraj’s direction came after the Punjab chief minister, in a tweet, requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi and […]

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AAP Will Not Be A Compromising Opposition, Says HS Phoolka

AAP Will Not Be A Compromising Opposition, Says HS Phoolka

In a freewheeling chat with Hindustan Times on Monday, suave Phoolka was sharply critical, with his trademark scathing logic, of both the Congress government and Akalis, and fulsome in his optimism about AAP CHANDIGARH – Framing issues and articulation comes naturally to Harvinder Singh Phoolka. But in his new role as the leader of opposition […]

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Poetography

Poetography

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Pluralism Lays The Foundation Of Unity In Diversity

Pluralism Lays The Foundation Of Unity In Diversity

By Dr. Sawraj Singh Pluralism is not only ethnic and cultural diversity, but also includes political and philosophical diversity. The fundamental principle is that nature is diverse. Pluralism is the foundation of the concept of Unity in Diversity of Sri Guru Granth Sahib. It means that people are different yet they are equal, and they […]

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Racist American Indicted On Hate Crime Charges For Killing Indian National

Racist American Indicted On Hate Crime Charges For Killing Indian National

KANSAS CITY – A man accused of killing one Indian national and injuring another in a bar shooting in suburban Kansas City was indicted by a federal grand jury on hate crime charges here. Adam Purinton was involved in a February 22 shooting at Austin’s Bar and Grill in Olathe, Kansas. Witnesses said Purinton yelled […]

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Seeking The Four Complimentary Engagements Of Life With Dharma, Artha, Karma And Moksha

Seeking The Four Complimentary Engagements Of Life With Dharma, Artha, Karma And Moksha

By Promod Puri An outstanding feature of Hinduism is the doctrine of “purusarthas”, advocating four complementary engagements in an individual’s life. These are dharma, artha, karma and moksha. Dharma seeks conscious conduct of life on moral values of honesty, compassion, truthfulness, and purity of body and mind. It is a behavior toward ethical living. Dharma […]

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Christy Clark Introduces Bloated And Useless Cabinet That Will Be Costly To Taxpayers

Christy Clark Introduces Bloated And Useless Cabinet That Will Be Costly To Taxpayers

Cabinet ministers get a 50-per-cent salary bonus on top of their $105,881 base salary as an MLA. That means each cabinet minister pockets an additional $52,940 a year. Parliamentary secretaries bag bonus bucks, too: An additional $15,882 a year. VICTORIA — While Premier Christy Clark had the right to be the first to form government […]

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