Saturday, February 04, 2023


Raghav Chadha Receives “India UK Outstanding Achievers Honour” In London

Rajya Sabha MP Raghav Chadha was conferred with the India UK Outstanding Achievers Honour during an event in London, celebrating India @ 75 in association with UK Parliament. Rajya Sabha MP Raghav Chadha received the prestigious “India UK Outstanding Achiever” honour at an award ceremony in London on 25th January 2023. Raghav has been honoured as an “Outstanding Achiever” in the “Government and Politics” category, which recognises individuals demonstrating excellence in changing how democracy and justice are experienced and tackling challenging societal problems for the good of people and the planet. 

Aam Aadmi clinics; old wine in new bottles: Warring

Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh Raja Warring today described as merely publicity stunt the opening of the Aam Aadmi clinics in Punjab saying, it was a classic case of old wine in new bottles as the government was only renaming the existing health facilities.  Besides, the PCC president remarked, these clinics looked more like Aam Aadmi Party offices and extension counters than health centres. Reacting to the opening of the clinics in Punjab, he pointed out, that the state government was only renaming the already existing facilities in the and naming these as “Aam Aadmi clinics” as its purpose was more to gain political mileage than provide healthcare to the people.


The drive against anti-social elements launched on the directions of Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann got a major breakthrough after Punjab Police's Anti Gangster Task Force (AGTF) on Friday has arrested a key operative of Lawrence Bishnoi gang after recovering .30 caliber China-made pistol along with six live cartridges from his possession, said Director General of Police (DGP) Punjab Gaurav Yadav here. The arrested accused has been identified as Rajveer Singh alias Ravi Rajgarh, a resident of Rajgarh village in Khanna district. The accused was in touch with Lawrence Bishnoi and Canada-based terrorist Goldy Brar for the past 13-14 years and has been carrying out criminal activities on their behest. He has a criminal history with a cases pertaining to murder, attempt to murder and arms act etc, registered against him in the state.


Aiming to curb the menace of corruption in the state, the Punjab Vigilance Bureau (VB) on Friday nabbed a revenue Patwari Sodhi Singh, posted at revenue halqua Panchhta, in Kapurthala district and his accomplice Kulwinder Kumar of Subash Nagar, Phagwara red handed for accepting a bribe of Rs. 40,000. Disclosing this here today a spokesperson of VB said the above said Patwari and his agent were arrested on the complaint of Sivraj Rana, resident of Satnampura, Phagwara. Giving more details he informed that the complainant has approached the VB and alleged that the above said Patwari and his accomplice have demanded a bribe of Rs. 70,000 for registration and mutation of land in the name of his father.


Local Government Minister, Dr. Inderbir Singh Nijjar said that it has been decided to spend approximately Rs 29.08 crore on development works in Ludhiana District. Local Government Minister, Dr. Inderbir Singh Nijjar said that the main objective of the Punjab government led by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann is to provide basic facilities, clean and pollution free environment to the people of the state. Working in this direction, various development works are being conducted by the Punjab Government across the state.


Appreciating the increase in the number of Aam Aadmi Clinics by the Punjab Government, the Vidhan Sabha Speaker S. Kultar Singh Sandhwan said that the Aam Aadmi Clinic is a revolutionary step to provide better health facilities to the people of the state and the Bhagwant Mann government is constantly striving to raise the level of health infrastructure so that no person in the state remains deprived of health facilities.

Faculty of Pharmacy At Desh Bhagat University Hosted "Nari Shakti—Republic Day." Celebration

On January 25, 2023, the Placebo Club of the Faculty of Pharmacy at Desh Bhagat University in Mandi Gobindgarh hosted "Nari Shakti—Republic Day." The primary goal of the festival was to honour the independent India Constitution and to highlight the significance of law and order in a nation. It serves as a reminder that without a system of justice, a country cannot survive, perform, or achieve anything. Various events were organized like a parade with a flag, a dance competition, and a speech competition. The students participated in all the activities with great enthusiasm. This symbolized respect for the country and the national flag. On this day, students dressed in uniform and performed a flawless march-past as instructed by their teachers. Therefore, the children felt inspired and participated actively in the Republic Day ceremony and celebration.

One-Day Workshop on NEP 2020 Challenges and Opportunities in Quality Education and DBU Excellence Awards

Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh, hosted a one-day workshop on NEP 2020 Challenges and Opportunities in Quality Education and DBU Excellence Awards. The chancellor of Desh Bhagat University, Dr. Zora Singh, Vice President Dr. Harsh Sadawarti, and other dignitaries of the university also graced the occasion.The event started with the lamp lighting ceremony, followed by the DBU Anthem.

A Guest Lecture On Nursing At Desh Bhagat University

The students of class 12th from Govt. Senior Secondary School Faizullapur, District Fatehgarh Sahib (Punjab), were invited on January 20, 2023, to Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh. A guest lecture on the scope and current trends of nursing was given by  Gurwinder Kaur nursing tutor, Faculty of Nursing, Desh Bhagat University, and Simranjeet Kaur nursing tutor, Faculty of Nursing, Desh Bhagat University, under the guidance of Prof. Lovesampuranjot Kaur, officiating principal, Faculty of Nursing, and Prof. 

Restriction on parcel traffic in Delhi area in connection with the Republic Day

In view of the security arrangements on account of the upcoming Republic day celebrations, restrictions are hereby imposed on all types of parcel transactions (including leased SLRs, VPs & demand vps), in the Delhi area (i.e. New Delhi, Delhi, Hazrat Nizamuddin, Anand Vihar Terminal, Delhi Sarai Rohilla, and Adarsh Nagar Delhi) from 23.01.2023 to 26.01.2023. Parcel godowns and platforms shall remain free of parcel packages/packings and restriction is imposed on both inward and outward parcel traffic including leased SLRs & VPs (including demand VPs) at all the aforesaid stations.

Desh Bhagat University Celebrated National Youth Day-"Viksit Yuva Viksit Bharat”

On January 18, 2023, the Placebo Club of the Faculty of Pharmacy at Desh Bhagat University in Mandi Gobindgarh hosted "Viksit Yuva Viksit Bharat—National Youth Day." The main objective behind the celebration is to make a better future for the country by motivating the youth and spreading the ideas of Swami Vivekananda. National Youth Day is also known as Yuva Diwas. It is a day to educate people on how to behave properly in the country. Swami Vivekananda says that youth should be full of hope and positive energy because they are the future of our nation. Various events were organized, like a quiz competition, a speech competition, a slogan writing competition, a tree plantation, and a poem recitation competition.

Desh Bhagat University Hosted A Joint Alumni Meet For Ex. DBU Students

Desh Bhagat University's Faculty of Social Sciences and Languages, Education, Faculty of Design, Fine Arts and Faculty of Performing Arts and Media hosted a joint alumni meet. The event was a formal one where everyone met not only their friends but also their teachers and officials. The event also helped the alumni see the various changes that have taken place at the university over the years. Alumni from all the faculties participated enthusiastically in the alumni meet.

Thirteen World University Students Recruited as Relationship Managers at ICICI Bank

Thirteen students of Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University from final semester of MBA, M.Com, BBA and B.Com Students were selected for the position of “Relationship Manager” at ICICI Bank. They will join different local branches of ICICI after undergoing one month training program conducted by NIIT-IFBI the training partners of ICICI, at a salary package of around 3 LPA with additional benefits. The students underwent a four-level evaluation process in psychometric test, written English evaluation, interview and aptitude test held on campus on 17th Jan, 2023 for their selection. 

Desh Bhagat Ayurvedic College & Hospital Organized Alumni Meet-2023

Desh Bhagat Ayurvedic College and Hospital, organized an Alumni Meet-2023 on January 12th 2023 at Mahapragya Hall, Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh. Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh presided the event as a Chief Guest and inaugurated the event with Lamp lighting and felicitated the distinguished Alumnus of the Institute also. The Vice-President, Dr. Harsh Sadawarti of the Desh Bhagat University also graced the occasion along with Dr. Shridev Phondani, Principal, Dr. Kulbhushan, Director & Dr. Satya Deo Pandey, Director Clinical Research also graced the occasion. Alumnus from various locations attended the event, which are working at various distinguished designations.

Graduates of Ophthalmic Medical Science Awarded Degrees

In a special convocation held on January 10, 2023, at Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh, 38 graduates of the Bachelor of Ophthalmic Medical Science (BOMS) programme were awarded degrees. The Chancellor of the University, Dr. Zora Singh, shared that in order to combat eye-related ailments and the blindness rate in rural India, the Government of India started the National Programme for Control of Blindness (NPCB) in the year 1978. 


On January 9th and 10th, the School Education Department, Jammu & Kashmir, collaborated with the Agriculture Industry Development Chamber to organize a two-day event on the 1st National Conclave 2023 on National Education Policy (NEP) 2023 at the Convention Centre, Jammu. On behalf of Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh, President Dr. Sandeep Singh attended the program as a guest of honor. A significant number of academics, professors, students, and other dignitaries attended the event, along with the Director of School Education for Jammu, Special Secretary for the Department of School Education, Director of Holistic Education, Director of Finance, and Joint Director of SCERT.

Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh organized the DBU Excellence Awards

Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh organized the DBU Excellence Awards on 7th January 2023. The objective of the event was to felicitate the principals and teachers from across Punjab for their commendable contribution in the field of education.Around 8000 participants from all over Punjab participated in it. 


The Department of Fine Arts, Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh, participated in the 8th National Online Art Exhibition 2022. This exhibition, organised by 27 Artpoint Odisha, featured the work of artists from all over India. The art works of two teachers and eight students from the Fine Arts Department of Desh Bhagat University were also chosen for this, with two professors and four students receiving the National Award. In this, Assistant Professor Dr. Rahul Dhiman was honoured with a cash award


The Faculty of Nursing at Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh, Punjab, organised an alumni meet for all graduating nursing students on December 30, 2022, under the guidance of Prof. Lovesampuranjot Kaur, the officiating director in charge of the Faculty of Nursing, and Prof. Prabhjot Singh, head of the Department of Community Health Nursing. On this occasion, Dr. Zora Singh, Chancellor of Desh Bhagat University, and Dr. Tajinder Kaur, Pro-Chancellor of Desh Bhagat University,

Desh Bhagat Global School students paid homage to Baba Zorawar Singh ji & Baba Fateh Singh Ji

The martyrdom day of Baba Zorawar Singh ji ,Baba Fateh Singh Ji ,the younger sons of Guru Guru Gobind Singh Ji- the tenth Guru of Sikhs was observed in the premises of Desh Bhagat Global School ,Mandi Gobindgarh  as "Veer Diwas"  on 21st & 22nd December,2022 with great religious fervour. The martyrdom day of chotte sahibzaade  will always be considered supreme who were buried alive at the tender age of 7 and 9 years .

Drawing and Quiz Competition By Central Bureau of Communications at Desh Bhagat University

At Desh Bhagat University in Mandi Gobindgarh, the Central Bureau of Communications, Jalandhar, Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, conducted a special painting and quiz competition. A photo exhibition titled "Story of Bravery and Development" was also held as part of the programme in Fatehgarh Sahib by the Central Bureau of Communications.Desh Bhagat University Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh attended the event as the main guest.

Desh Bhagat Global School conducted Parent-Teacher Meet

Desh Bhagat Global School, Mandi Gobindgarh conducted Parent-Teacher Meet on 24th December,2022 in school premises.The main agenda of the meeting was declaration of Periodic and Term Results, Winter Vacation Homework and building parents, teachers and students  relationship.Answer-scripts of Periodic and Term exams were shown to parents and students.

Alumni Meet of School of Pharmacy At Desh Bhagat University

The inaugural alumni gathering for the School of Pharmacy was held on December 24, 2022, at Desh Bhagat University in Mandi Gobindgarh. All of the alumni from the classes of 2016, 2017, and 2018 were invited to this program. Chancellor Desh Bhagat University Dr. Zora Singh was the chief guest at this event. Pro Chancellor Dr. Tajinder Kaur, Vice Chancellor Dr. Virinder Singh, Vice President Dr. Harsh Sadawarti, and Registrar Charanjeet Kaur Sohi were present and felicitated by Principal Dr. Puja Gulati.

Desh Bhagat Dental College has released Brochure

Department of Anatomy of Desh Bhagat Dental College and Hospital, Desh Bhagat University has released Brochure for 3rd North Zone Symposium of Anatomy and 2nd CME cum workshop on Living Anatomy in 21st Century. Desh Bhagat University's Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh and Pro-Chancellor Dr.Tajinder Kaur released the brochure in the presence of Principal Dr. Sunil Malhan and Vice Principal Dr. Vikram Bali, Organizing Chairperson Dr. Ajitpal Singh

Desh Bhagat Dental College Awarded as one of the Best Dental Colleges in India

Desh Bhagat Dental College, a constituent of Desh Bhagat University, is recognized by the Knowledge Review Magazine in an annual listing of the best dental colleges in India through 2022. With the tremendous hard work and guidance of the Chancellor, Dr. Zora Singh, and the constant efforts of the whole college, Desh Bhagat Dental College has reached the heights of being the top dental college in India. This admirable dental college is functioning as a strong and vibrant professional institute that redefines dentistry to achieve world class excellence in oral hygiene and to build a disease-free, healthy nation.The chancellor of Desh Bhagat University, Dr. Zora Singh, Principal, Dr. Sunil Malhan, and vice principal, Dr. Vikram Bali, congratulated the entire faculty 

Desh Bhagat University Signed MoU with Dhurakij Pundit University,Thailand

Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh, has inked an MoU with Dhurakij Pundit University, Bangkok, Thailand, as part of its attempt to keep up with the world. The representatives of Dhurakij Pundit University were warmly welcomed by vice president Dr. Harsh Sadawarti and other dignitaries of the university. They paid tribute to revered Sardar Lal Singh in the presence of the honourable Chancellor of Desh Bhagat University, Dr. Zora Singh, along with Pro-Chancellor Dr. Tajinder Kaur. The DPU delegation, including Siridech Kumsuprom, assistant vice-president for strategic alliances, dean, college of innovation business and accounting (CIBA), director of a doctor of business administration programme (DBA), Atit Koirala, lecturer at DPU and head of the South Asia market for strategic alliances, and Phanit Phea, lecturer and team member for strategic alliances, were escorted by the NCC cadets in traditional attire.

Cyclone Mandous: Heavy rains lash parts of Andhra Pradesh

Parts of south coast and Rayalaseema regions of Andhra Pradesh were receiving heavy rains on Saturday under the impact of the cyclonic storm Mandous which crossed Tamil Nadu coast on Friday night.

Charas worth Rs 9.40 lakh seized in Goa

With the arrest of two persons, Goa Police on Friday claimed to have seized Charas weighing 940 grams worth Rs 9,40,000.

Boy stuck in borewell in Madhya Pradesh dies

The boy, who fell into a deep borewell in Betul district of Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday evening, was dead when he was rescued on Saturday morning. The rescue operation was started soon after the incident was reported, however, the boy had stopped responding by the Wednesday.

Delhi's air quality continues to be 'very poor'

The air quality of the national capital on Saturday continued to be "very poor".

According to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), the city's overall Air Quality Index (AQI) was recorded at 316 in the "very poor" category this morning.

Delhi: Man absconding in hit & run case arrested after 11 yrs

A man who had been absconding in a hit and run case since the past 11 years was finally arrested in Delhi's New Ashok Nagar area, police said.

Three killed in road accident in Telangana

Three persons were killed in a road accident in Nizamabad district of Telangana on Saturday.

East Champaran-based gang of burglars busted, four held

With the arrest of four men, the Delhi Police's Crime Branch on Saturday claimed to have busted an inter-state gang of burglars operating from East Champaran in Bihar, said an official on Saturday.

Rocket launcher attack: NIA likely to visit Tarn Taran

A team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) is likely to visit Punjab's Tarn Taran Sarhali Police Station which was hit by a probable rocket-propelled grenade (RPG), officials said on Saturday.

Punjab police station hit by rocket launcher

In an apparent 'terror' attack, a police station in Punjab's Tarn Taran district was hit by a probable rocket-propelled grenade (RPG), officials said on Saturday.

Cyclone Mandous: Heavy rain lashes Tamil Nadu

Cyclone Mandous that touched ground at Mahabalipuram on Friday night has led to heavy and intense rains in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal.

Desh Bhagat University organized NAAC sponsored National seminar

Desh Bhagat University organized NAAC sponsored National seminar titled “Quality Enhancement in Academics through Teaching and Evaluation in context with NEP-2020” on 

Dr. Harsh Sadawarti Vice-President of DBU nominated as member of Department of skill Development, Kashmir

New Education Policy 2020 is a revolutionary step in the field of education, and Desh Bhagat University has also taken important steps to implement it. 

Awareness programme at Desh Bhagat University regarding sexual harassment of women at workplace

Placebo Club, S. Lal Singh Memorial College of Pharmacy in collaboration with women grievance cell, DeshBhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh was held on 09.12.2022. The awareness programme had performed in university ground regarding sexual harassment of women at workplace.

PSLV-XL rocket motor made by industry passes test: ISRO

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said the performance of the booster motor made by Economic Explosives Ltd for its PSLV-XL rocket was satisfactory.

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