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Unusual setting for a noble cause

Unusual setting for a noble cause

19 May 2018 | 12:55 AM

It’s 4.30 pm and some children in a jubilant mood, in small groups, are seen entering the cremation ground at Manmohan Nagar in Ambala City with bags on their shoulders. Well! This is not a place for children to be.

Guest teachers deserve sympathy

Guest teachers deserve sympathy

19 May 2018 | 12:55 AM

In Haryana, guest teachers are a disappointed and harassed lot. They are at the mercy of the state administration for their retention in service and remuneration. They have just been reduced to casual labourers having restless and sleepless nights.

THOUGHTFULLY YOURS

Unrealised aspirations causing social unrest

19 May 2018 | 12:55 AM

Unfulfilled promises have come back to haunt the Manohar Lal Khattar government in the pre-election year.

NO ASSURANCE GIVEN TO SANT FATEH SINGHFROM THE ARCHIVES: AMBALA, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 29, 1966

NO ASSURANCE GIVEN TO SANT FATEH SINGH

19 May 2018 | 12:55 AM

NEW DELHI: MR. BHAGWAT DAYAL SHARMA, Chief Minister of Haryana, made it clear today that there was no commitment or assurance given to Sant Fateh Singh in respect of Chandigarh, the Bhakra complex or the territories which the Sant claimed as Punjabi-speaking.

On trail of Partition memories

On trail of Partition memories

19 May 2018 | 12:55 AM

Smug and well-settled in the comforts of towns and cities, have we ever given a thought to the then- plight of millions of refugees that descended on the soil of Haryana (then a part of Punjab) 71 years ago in the wake of bloody Partition? Many a thousand of these unfortunate (and fortunate, too) people are around 80 years of age or above.

Allow civil flights from Ambala airfield

Allow civil flights from Ambala airfield

19 May 2018 | 12:55 AM

The Air Force stations at Pathankot, Adampur and Halwara were repeatedly attacked by Pakistan during the 1965 war but they withstood the onslaught of the enemy attacks with no damage to the airfields.

A lock of faith for chastening politicians

A lock of faith for chastening politicians

19 May 2018 | 12:55 AM

A side railing stand at Bu Ali Shah Qalander''s ''mazar'' at Panipat is virtually over-packed with locks-as many in fact, and of as many shapes, sizes, colours and varieties as one rarely finds in a posh store.

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Saving heritage tag for ‘British Jewel of Orient’

Saving heritage tag for ‘British Jewel of Orient’

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

HERITAGE TAG:The heat and dust-weary British made the Queen of Hills their six- month long summer capital of the Raj in 1864 to avoid the sweltering heat of the plains.

The grand all-Himachal lit-fest for young & oldVIGNETTES

The grand all-Himachal lit-fest for young & old

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

Naval Prayas, an organisation headed by Dr Vinod Prakash Gupta, arranged an all Himachal lit-fest in which more than 50 writers from all over Himachal Pradesh had assembled on the premises of Dayanand Public School, Shimla.

School prepares you to enter the real world, face challengesDAY STAR PUBLIC SCHOOL, MANALI : SHRIYA THAKUR HEAD GIRL

School prepares you to enter the real world, face challenges

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

School life is a very important part of one’s upbringing because it provides an opportunity to study and become disciplined.

I’ve learnt to shoulder responsibility cheerilyANMOL GHALE HEAD BOY

I’ve learnt to shoulder responsibility cheerily

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

Day Star has a special place in my life. It’s a place where you learn and express your thoughts. I joined the school in Class IX and now I am in Class XII. All these years, I have gathered fond memories to cherish.

Hoshiar Singh: entrepreneur to MLAKNOW YOUR MLA

Hoshiar Singh: entrepreneur to MLA

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

Hoshiar Singh, a first-time MLA from Dehra and an industrialist from Mumbai, returned to his native village, Kherian, about two years ago and defeated political heavyweights of the Congress and the BJP in the previous Assembly elections.

Poor sanitation in Nurpur

Poor sanitation in Nurpur

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

Campaigns and awareness programmes launched by the Nurpur administration and the civic body under the Centre’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan have failed to serve the purpose, as residents continue to litter roads, streets and their surroundings.

Shail Bala murder—wages of populism

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

It’s not likely that most of Himachal’s political leaders would be acquainted with the writings of Thomas Carlyle, but they would do well to reflect on his sane warning: “Popular public opinion is the biggest lie.

Clown therapy lets you discover your lighter side

Clown therapy lets you discover your lighter side

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

Shimla is re-living the character of Raj Kapoor in the epic movie, “Mera Naam Joker”, with two Egyptian theatre artistes, Kyrillos Makram (Stavros) and Marwa Haiba, conducting a workshop on clown therapy at the historic Gaiety Theatre.

Bishop Cotton School hosts annual debates for students

Bishop Cotton School hosts annual debates for students

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

A lively debate on “Money spent on space exploration can be better used on reducing poverty on earth” saw La Martinieres Girls College, Lucknow, winning the trophy at the 23rd Dr Samuel Slater Memorial Invitational Inter-school English Debates held at Bishop Cotton School.

Una, amalgam of Punjabi and Pahari cultures

Una, amalgam of Punjabi and Pahari cultures

19 May 2018 | 2:18 AM

Una, the third smallest district of Himachal Pradesh, is a place where the the deep-rooted Punjabi culture from the South mellows down to make way for the much-softer Pahari culture, as one traverses up the hilly terrain from the district headquarters towards Bangana or Chintpurni.

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