Thursday, 25 July 2024

Punjab

EU charges Microsoft over possibly abusive tying practices regarding Teams

EU charges Microsoft over possibly abusive tying practices regarding Teams

San Francisco: The European Union (EU) on Tuesday accused Microsoft of breaching antitrust rules with the 'abusive' bundling of its Teams and Office products.

 

AAP, BJP field turncoat candidates for Jalandhar West Assembly bypoll

AAP, BJP field turncoat candidates for Jalandhar West Assembly bypoll

CHANDIGARH:The AAP and BJP on Monday announced their candidates for the bypoll to the Jalandhar West (Reserved) Assembly segment in Punjab.

Haryana to organise events in police stations to acquaint public with new criminal laws

Haryana to organise events in police stations to acquaint public with new criminal laws

CHANDIGARH: To ensure a smooth implementation of the three new criminal laws from July 1, the Haryana government will organise functions at all police stations to help the people get acquainted with the changes.

Chess player sends legal notice to AICF, demands Rs 1 cr as damages

Chess player sends legal notice to AICF, demands Rs 1 cr as damages

CHENNAI: Perhaps for the first time in its history, All India Chess Federation (AICF) has been served with a legal notice demanding Rs.1 crore as compensation by Karun Duggal, a player whose playing career was cut short by the chess body's decision of banning him during his career peak.

BJP's vote bank increased in Punjab, says state chief Jakhar

BJP's vote bank increased in Punjab, says state chief Jakhar

CHANDIGARH: Underlining that votes polled in favour of the BJP in Punjab in the Lok Sabha polls is a step towards the party's bigger role, state BJP President Sunil Jakhar said on Saturday the party's vote bank has increased to 18.5 from 6.5 per cent.

Two alumni of Punjab's Armed Forces Preparatory Institute join IAF

Two alumni of Punjab's Armed Forces Preparatory Institute join IAF

CHANDIGARH: Mai Bhago Armed Forces Preparatory Institute (AFPI) for Girls in Punjab’s Mohali has added another feather in its cap as two of its alumni, Haroop Kaur and Nivedita Saini, have been commissioned as Flying Officers in the Indian Air Force (IAF) after passing out from the Air Force Academy in Hyderabad on Saturday.

Punjab hikes power rates for domestic, industrial consumers

Punjab hikes power rates for domestic, industrial consumers

CHANDIGARH: Punjab on Friday hiked power tariff for domestic users by 11 paise per unit, while for industry it was 15 paise per unit.

Ludhiana, Gurdaspur MPs submit resignations as Punjab legislators

Ludhiana, Gurdaspur MPs submit resignations as Punjab legislators

CHANDIGARH: Ludhiana MP and Congress' Punjab unit chief Amarinder Singh Raja Warring on Friday submitted his resignation as legislator from Gidderbaha to the Assembly Speaker here.

Punjab BJP chief urges PM Modi to name Adampur Airport after Guru Ravidas

Punjab BJP chief urges PM Modi to name Adampur Airport after Guru Ravidas

CHANDIGARH: Punjab BJP chief Sunil Jakhar on Thursday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to name the Adampur Airport in Jalandhar after 15th century spiritual sage Guru Ravidas, as already expressed by the PM during his recent visit to Punjab to underpin the ethos of spirituality in the diversity that binds India.

Punjab Police busts trans-border narcotic network; three held, 8 kg heroin seized

Punjab Police busts trans-border narcotic network; three held, 8 kg heroin seized

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Police busted a trans-border narcotic smuggling network with the arrest of three smugglers and recovered 8 kg heroin from their possession, Director General of Police (DGP), Gaurav Yadav, said here on Tuesday.

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