Cool Ludhiana nights
LUDHIANA, June 23 — Nights have started cooling down with the temperature dipping down by about five degrees during the night.
Disability not a hurdle for him
LUDHIANA, June 23 — Physical disability did not shatter his confidence. When he was eight-month-old, Gurvinder Singh Puniani suffered a polio attack, which affected his two lower and one left upper limb. His father, a cloth merchant, made all efforts to get the best treatment for his son but all his efforts were in vain.
Summer training camp for
LUDHIANA, June 23 — Times have changed. Unlike the past when kids use to visit relatives in their holidays or “freak out”, they have become more self-conscious. They are eager to learn more and more. Be it dance, skating, singing, computers, kids today have left no stone unturned.
Aping the West blindly
RAIN parties, Halloween parties, discos, dating...the
youth of Chandigarh are blindly aping the western trends. Indian
values, ethics, principles...shut up, what rabbish are you talking
about. The modern generation does not want to live the life of their
fathers. Like free birds, they want to enjoy life fully — dancing,
Youth Congress remembers Sanjay Gandhi
LUDHIANA, June 23 — District Youth Congress (DYC) led by its president, Mr Pawan
Diwan, today organised a function to observe death anniversary of Mr Sanjay Gandhi in Simlapuri area here. Mr. Devinder Singh
Baboo, president, Punjab Youth Congress, and Mr Krishan Kumar Bawa, Secretary PPCC, among others paid glowing tributes and offered flowers to the portarit of Mr Gandhi.
Helping farmers in operations
LUDHIANA, June 23 — For efficient production of field crops, vegetables and fruit plants, to effect precision and timeliness in farming techniques and reducing the cost of cultivation, much research in farm machinery has been oriented to develop appropriate machinery, equipment and tools.
Phones continue to remain
LUDHIANA, June 23 — Thousands of telephones remained dead for the second day running today in and around Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar, due to a fault on account of laying of fresh cable wires by a private company.
Master Tara Singh birth anniversary preparations give rise to controversy
LUDHIANA, June 23 — The elaborate preparations being made by the Panth Rattan Master Tara Singh Yaadgari Committee to celebrate the 116th birth anniversary of the veteran Akali leader here on June 25 have given rise to a controversy, which could have far-reaching political repercussions.
Centre set up for kids with cerebral palsy
From Deepkamal Kaur
LUDHIANA, June 23 — For the first time in the city, a rehabilitation centre for children suffering from cerebral palsy has been set up and is successfully taking care of 40 such children.