July 28, 2004, Chandigarh, India
Updated at 3:00 am (IST)
Delhi, MP power for Punjab Starts getting 200 MW from
western grid New Delhi/Patiala, July 27
The Centre has come to Punjab’s
rescue in coping with the difficult power situation by assuring to give
“off-peak power surplus” from Delhi and Madhya Pradesh. The Centre was
also favourably inclined to the state’s demand of power from the
Rajasthan Atomic Power Station, Punjab government officials said.
in Asia Cup final
Colombo, July 27 Virender Sehwag shone with bat and
ball as India beat Sri Lanka by four runs in their Asia Cup clash on
Tuesday to book their place in the final against the same opponents.
Indian players celebrate after winning the match against Sri Lanka at the Asia Cup in Colombo on Tuesday. India won by four runs to qualify for the final. — AP/PTI
breakthrough in Sino-Indian talks New Delhi, July 27
India and China today completed the
third round of their political-level border talks wherein the two
countries’ Special Representatives — National Security Adviser J.N.
Dixit and Vice Foreign Minister Dai Bingguo — had candid discussions.
emits truce signals Asks govt to withdraw Pranab’s
New Delhi, July 27
The NDA today emitted truce signals
to end impasse on its stand to boycott various Parliamentary Committees.
to evolve code of governance for states New Delhi, July 27
The UPA government is currently
evaluating proposals for evolving a “code for good governance” in all
states and Union Ministries in line with reforms in governance, including
a better delivery mechanism, so that benefits of all government schemes
can percolate to the common man.
Four of family brutally
killed near Rohtak Lakhanmajra, July 27
Four members of a family, including
two women and a child, were brutally murdered and another member was
seriously wounded at Lakhanmajra village, 19 km from Rohtak, late last
Amardeep of Lakhanmajra village undergoes treatment at the PGIMS, Rohtak, on Tuesday. His father, mother, wife and son were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in the village on Monday night.
— Photo by Ramesh Bhardwaj
brothers of Kohli arrested Mohali, July 27
The Punjab Police today arrested the
two brothers of Maninder Pal Singh Kohli, prime suspect in the rape and
murder of British teenager, Hannah Foster.
paid to martyrs on Vijay Divas Srinagar, July 27
Vijay Divas was observed by the
Mountain Division at Dras yesterday to pay homage to the Army personnel
who had laid down lives in the Kargil war in 1999.
An Army officer lays wreath at the war memorial in Dras sector in the memory of the soldiers who laid down their lives in 1999 during Kargil war.
— Photo by Amin War
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