The sad incidents of forcible cutting of hairs of a Sikh student by
other students in Jaipur and seizing of the passport of Sarabjit
Singh, a medico in Saudi Arabia, evoked a strong protest by various
Sikh organisations here today.
The Sessions Judge, Mr Harbans Lal, has sentenced Dharm Dass, aged 44
and hailing from UP, to rigorous life imprisonment on the charges of
murdering a labourer, Prashad, in March, 2001, due to enmity.
to draw eves to ‘gully cricket’
“Last time when we held friendly matches for women in many cities,
we found the response simply overwhelming. That made us start ‘Gully
Matches’ in cricket again,” said Mandira Bedi, famous Bollywood
star, who anchored the TV show ‘Extra Innings’.
pensioners put forth their demands
A meeting of LIC pensioners was held yesterday at Dugri. It was held
under the banner of the All-India Insurance Pensioners Association. Mr
M.L. Setiya, president, and Mr J.R. Mehta, joint secretary of the
association, respectively, were the chief guests at the meeting.
two kids with father
Nishkam Seva Ashram handed over two boys Sachin (7) and Rohit (5) to
their father on Saturday. The boys were sent by SHO Div No. 3 Kuldeep
Singh on Thursday night as their mother was being admitted to the CMC
Hospital by a person.
Tributes were paid to the late Surinder Kaur by members of Sutlej Club
during Teej celebrations here last evening.