Fake degree row: Law must be same for all. Punjab government must seriously probe the matter involving Harmanpreet in the alleged fake degree to unearth fake degree mafia. Like Captain of Indian Women’s T20 Cricket Harmanpreet, many other persons across India might have got the fake degree from same fake degree mafia.  The investigation is necessary to ascertain who supplied her fake degree and from where.  The probe is also important to maintain the faith of crores of students in the education system. Punjab government lenient view on the matter definitely will have the demoralizing effect on the people who believe in the system. So far PunjabRead More →

After much criticism, the Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today put on hold controversial notification in sportspersons earnings.  The controversy has surfaced after the Principal Secretary Sports and Youth Affairs Department Dr Ashok Khemka issued a notification asking sports-persons to deposit one-third of their income earned from professional sports or commercial endorsements to the Haryana State Sports Council. The notification which was issued on 30 April, came to limelight after the issue was highlighted by the media. Since morning besides newspapers, TV news channels, sportspersons and users  on social media platforms have sharply critcised the CM for maintaining silence on the issue. This is howRead More →

In view of a major water crisis, people of Shimla have launched a massive campaign on social media platforms specially. Facebook urging tourists not to visit Shimla this summer.  All thanks to the inability of the state government to provide proper supply to people. The situation has deteriorated to the extent that the people have resorted to protest in many places as they have not got water supply for the past ten days. The state machinery seems to be having no plan to deal with the crisis. The present water crisis surfaces as water sources of water supply in Shimla and its surrounding areas have dried up. TheRead More →

Chandigarh, March 7 The Punjab cabinet today decided to offer a suitable government job to wrestler Navjot Kaur, besides giving her a cash reward of Rs 5 lakhs, following her gold-winning performance in Asian Wrestling Championships in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Expressing his appreciation for the Punjab girl’s excellent performance, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh mooted the proposal to offer a job to Navjot during a meeting of the state cabinet here on Wednesday. The proposal came during informal discussion, with the entire cabinet unanimous in congratulating the young woman for bringing laurels to the state by becoming the first Indian woman wrestler to win gold in theRead More →

 By Karam Prakash Sports performance is a cumulative result of different performance factors. First and foremost factor, like any other human performances, is favorable genetics (talent) for a chosen sport. Other prominent factors, training environment and nutrition are widely accepted as constituents of sports performance. First thing first: There is a momentous process of talent selection, but this is an ad hock and emergency plan to win medals and this is not a process of preparing a pool of future champions. Because we select the players on the basis of their current win-ability to win medals in near future, and we are not evaluating their current sportsRead More →

By Dhruvan Sharma Indian cricket team wrapped up the T-20 series against South Africa and continued their recent dominance in world cricket. They have been totally ruthless in the way they have gone about with their business , especially  in the limited overs edition. Except the 2-1 test series loss against South Africa, they have been the most consistent and dominant team across all formats, since the 2015 World Cup, breaking one record after another, led by their passionate and all conquering Captain, Virat Kohli. It has been a result of so many factors and a long process. 1: Virat Kohli Every team has aRead More →