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Amritsar society to open weekend schools for NRIs

Ludhiana,Panjab: In what it describes as an attempt to teach Punjabi NRIs ‘value education’, the Amritsar-based Chief Khalsa Dewan Charitable Society is set to open weekend schools in the United Kingdom, Canada, US and Australia, in which, it will offer courses on ragis, dhadhi and the dharm pracharak apart from imparting value education on the gurbani. In the city on Friday ...

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Thapar varsity abolishes 50% quota for Punjabis

Patiala, Punjab: Patiala’s premier Thapar University has scrapped the 50% quota for students from Punjab for its much sought- after engineering courses. The decision, which university sources said was taken in a meeting of the board of governors of the varsity recently, will come as a huge setback for the state’s students. From the 2012 academic session, students from Punjab ...

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