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Supreme Court Says Farmers’ Protest Should Be Allowed To Continue

Supreme Court Says Farmers’ Protest Should Be Allowed To Continue

Right to protest is part of a fundamental right, says a Bench led by CJI SA Bobde; asks Centre whether it’s ready to defer implementation of farm laws NEW DELHI – The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to interfere with the ongoing agitation against farm laws by farmers from Punjab and some other states who […]

December 19th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Punjab Youth Fear Future Dark if Farm Laws Not Repealed

Punjab Youth Fear Future Dark if Farm Laws Not Repealed

SINGHU – The deadlock between farmers and the Centre notwithstanding, the youngsters camping at the borders of the national capital are not dispirited and are hopeful of winning the battle. Most youngsters at Singhu border are first timers, who saw their future in the dark after the passing of the three agriculture laws. Amritpal Singh […]

December 19th, 2020 | Posted in Link News, South Asian | Read More »

12 BJP Workers Resign Over Farm Laws

12 BJP Workers Resign Over Farm Laws

FEROZEPUR – BJP leaders in the region continue to desert the ship in support of the farmers’ agitation against the Central farm laws. Today, 12 more BJP workers, including a member of the state executive committee and two “mandal” presidents, resigned from the party membership. Surjit Singh Sadardin, former state secretary of the BJP Kisan […]

December 19th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »

NRI, Wife Robbed Of Gold Chain, Rs 37,000 In Tarn Taran

NRI, Wife Robbed Of Gold Chain, Rs 37,000 In Tarn Taran

An NRI and his wife were robbed by five miscreants at gunpoint when they were on their way to pay obeisance at Gurdwara Ber Baba Budha Sahib, Thatha, on Sunday. TARN TARN – An NRI and his wife were robbed by five miscreants at gunpoint when they were on their way to pay obeisance at […]

November 29th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »

40 Candidates For 336 NRI Quota Medical Seats In Punjab

40 Candidates For 336 NRI Quota Medical Seats In Punjab

FARIDKOT – All 24 medical and dental colleges in the state are set to face a problem in filling the NRI quota seats in the MBBS and BDS courses with only a few NEET-qualified candidates applying this time. Baba Farid University of Health Sciences will announce the admission list for 160 MBBS and 176 BDS […]

November 21st, 2020 | Posted in Link News, South Asian | Read More »

Dhindsa, Brahmpura Join Hands For SGPC Elections

Dhindsa, Brahmpura Join Hands For SGPC Elections

JALANDHAR – Having split in July, SAD (Democratic) chief Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa and SAD (Taksali) chief Ranjit Singh Brahmpura have come together again. Claiming to have formed a ‘Panthic’ front to liberate the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) from the clutches of the Badals, both said they were now on the same page for the […]

November 16th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »

COVID-19: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh Orders To Maintain Testing At 30,000 A Day

COVID-19: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh Orders To Maintain Testing At 30,000 A Day

CHANDIGARH – Amid projections of a second coronavirus wave hitting Punjab, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday directed the Health and Medical Education Departments to maintain levels of testing at 30,000 a day. He also ordered amendment in rules to enable direct recruitment of super specialist doctors to meet the shortfall of the medical staff. […]

November 16th, 2020 | Posted in Link News, South Asian | Read More »

KARVA CHAUTH RITUAL WAS VIRTUALLY ORGANIZED IN SURREY

KARVA CHAUTH RITUAL WAS VIRTUALLY ORGANIZED                                                 IN SURREY

Acharya Dwivedi Karva Chuth, a popular Hindu festival, is observed by the married women. They observe the fast (Vrat) and pray to Lord Ganesha, Shankara, Devi Gauri and Kartikeya for the long life, good -health and prosperity of their husbands. It falls on fourth day of the month of Kartik, following emergence of the full […]

November 10th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »

Indo-American Millionaire Elected To Michigan State Legislature

Indo-American Millionaire Elected To Michigan State Legislature

Shri Thanedar, 65, the scientist and businessman, raised a record-breaking USD 438,620, primarily from his own wealth, in the state House primary against six other opponents. HOUSTON – Shri Thanedar, an Indian-origin Democrat millionaire who ran for Governor two years ago, has been elected to the House of Representatives in Michigan with 93 per cent […]

November 10th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »

11 Indian Students Arrested For Trying To Illegally Remain In US

11 Indian Students Arrested For Trying To Illegally Remain In US

According to ICE officials,the arrests were made as a result of a law enforcement operation targeting non-immigrant students who fraudulently used the OPT program to remain in the US WASHINGTON – Federal law enforcement agencies have arrested 15 students, including 11 from India, on charges of fraudulently staying inside the country. These students were arrested […]

November 10th, 2020 | Posted in South Asian, Top News | Read More »