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A BAG Films production Punjabi Movie, Mannat brings together on the screen for the first time heartthrob Jimmy Shergill & the talented Kulraj Randhawa (of Kareena Kareena fame).

The story is set during the years of turmoil in Punjab; where an army officer falls in love with a local village girl. Their romance leads into a marriage in dramatic circumstances. However due to unfortunate incidents the girl dies after giving birth to a baby girl. Another woman who is desperate to become a mother steals the child.

From here the misery of the Army officer starts. Twists in the story send him to life imprisonment. After completing the sentence his search for his daughter starts again. Other notable cast includes Kanwaljit Singh & Deep Dhillon. And with music by the legendary Jaidev Kumar & singers like Alka Yagnik, Shafqat Ali Khan, Arvinder Singh, Feroz Khan & many more, music lovers of all ages all over the world will enjoy the experience. Motivated from a true incident, which acclaimed director Gurbir S Grewal came across in 1996, the movie showcases a classic love story in the true Punjabi flavour and spirit.

Mannat has music by Jaidev Kumar & Shafqat Ali Khan and has a Sufi touch with a mix of modern & Punjabi folk. Get ready to experience the biggest soundtrack album release (WORLDWIDE) of the year; straight from the heart of Punjab itself. You can visit the official site and also listen to audio clips here.

Trailer 1

Trailer 2

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Here are some pics from the shooting of Yash Raj’s latest movie “Jhoom Barabar Jhoom” starting both the Bachchans.

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Never explain yourself to anyone bcoz the person who likes you doesn’t need it and the person who dislikes you won’t believe it.

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School days – Fun – check this out

It’s back again….. even if you’ve already read this, it’s worth reading once more…… DON’T MISS A SINGLE LINE ……and the last one is fantastic. 馃榾 馃榾 馃榾

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RESUME

 

EDUCATION /Qualification:

– Stood first in BA (Hons), Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh, 1952;

– Stood first in MA (Economics), Panjab University, Chandigarh, 1954;

– Wright’s Prize for distinguished performance at St John’s College, Cambridge,
1955 and 1957;

– Wrenbury scholar, University of Cambridge 1957;

– DPhil (Oxford), DLitt (Honoris Causa); PhD thesis on India’s export competitiveness

 

 

OCCUPATION /Teaching Experience:

Professor Senior lecturer, Economics

1957-59: Reader, Economics

1959-63: Professor, Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh

1963-65: Professor, International Trade, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi

1969-71: Honorary professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

1976: Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi, 1996 and Civil Servant

 

Working Experience/ POSITIONS:

1971-72: Economic advisor, ministry of foreign trade

1972-76: Chief economic advisor, ministry of finance

1976-80: Director, Reserve Bank of India; Director, Industrial Development Bank of India; Alternate governor for India, Board of governors, Asian Development Bank; Alternate governor for India, Board of governors, IBRD

November 1976 – April 1980: Secretary, ministry of finance (Department of economic affairs); Member, finance, Atomic Energy Commission; Member, finance, Space Commission

April 1980 – September 15, 1982: Member-secretary, Planning Commission

1980-83: Chairman, India Committee of the Indo-Japan joint study committee

September 16, 1982- January 14, 1985: Governor, Reserve Bank of India

1982-85: Alternate Governor for India, Board of governors, International Monetary Fund

1983-84: Member, economic advisory council to the Prime Minister

1985: President, Indian Economic Association

January 15, 1985- July 31, 1987: Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission

August 1, 1987- November 10, 1990: Secretary-general and commissioner, south commission, Geneva

December 10, 1990- March 14, 1991: Advisor to the Prime Minister on economic affairs

March 15, 1991- June 20, 1991: Chairman, UGC

June 21, 1991- May 15, 1996: Union finance minister

October 1991: Elected to Rajya Sabha from Assamon Congress ticket

June 1995: Re-elected to Rajya Sabha

1996 onwards: Member, Consultative Committee for the ministry of finance

August 1, 1996- December 4, 1997: Chairman, Parliamentary standing committee on commerce

March 21, 1998onwards: Leader of the Opposition, Rajya Sabha

June 5, 1998onwards: Member, committee on finance

August 13, 1998onwards: Member, committee on rules

Aug 1998-2001: Member, committee of privileges 2000 onwards: Member, executive committee, Indian parliamentary group

June 2001: Re-elected to Rajya Sabha

Aug 2001 onwards: Member, general purposes committee

 

BOOKS:

India’s Export Trends and Prospects for Self-Sustained Growth – Clarendon Press, Oxford University, 1964

Also published a large number of articles in various economic journals

 

OTHER ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

Adam Smith Prize, University of Cambridge, 1956

Padma Vibhushan, 1987

Euro money Award, Finance Minister of the Year, 1993

Asia Money Award, Finance Minister of the Year for Asia, 1993 and 1994

 

INTERNATIONAL ASSIGNMENTS:

1966: Economic Affairs Officer

1966-69: Chief, financing for trade section, UNCTAD

1972-74: Deputy for India in IM Committee of Twenty on International Monetary Reform

1977-79: Indian delegation to Aid-India Consortium Meetings

1980-82: Indo-Soviet joint planning group meeting

1982: Indo-Soviet monitoring group meeting

1993: Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Cyprus1993: Human Rights World Conference, Vienna

 

RECREATION:

Gymkhana Club, New Delhi; Life Member, India International Centre, New Delhi

 

Name: Dr Manmohan Singh
DOB: September 26, 1932
Place of Birth: Gah (West Punjab)
Father: S. Gurmukh Singh
Mother: Amrit Kaur
Married on: September 14, 1958
Wife: Gursharan Kaur
Children: Three daughters

 

Well i think INDIA’S Prime Minister seems to be the most qualified PM all over the world. What you guys say?

 

 

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Bihari Driving License

What would a driving license application form look like in Lallo land? Check it out. 馃檪

DRIVING LICENSE APPLIKASON PHOROM

NOTE: Please do not soot the person at the applikason kounter.
He will give you the licen.

For phurthar instructions, see bottom applikason.

1. Last name:

(_) Yadav (_) Sinha (_) Pandey (_) Misra (_) Dot no
(Check karet box)

2. First name:
(_) Ramprasad (_) Lakhan (_) Sivprasad (_) Jamnaprasad (_) Dot no
(Check karet box)

3. Age:
(_) Less than phipty (_) Greater than phipty (_) Dot no
(Check karet box)

4. Sex: ____ M _____ P(F) _____ not sure _____not applicable

5. Chappal Size: ____ Lepht ____ Right

6.Occupason:
(_) Politison (_) Doodhwala (_) Pehelwaan (_) House wife (_) Un-employed
(Check karet box)

7. Number of children libing in the household: ___

8. Number that are yours: ___

9. Mather name: _______________________

10. Phather Name: ____________________ (If not no,leave blank)

11. Ejjucason: 1 2 3 4 (Circle highest grade completed)

12. Dental rekard:
(_) Ellow (_) Berownish-ellow (_) Berown (_) Belack (_) Other -__________ Give egjhakt color
(Check karet box)

13.Your thumb imparesson :
____________________________
(If you are copying from another applikason pharom, please do not copy thumb impression also. Please provide your own thumb impression.)

PELEASE DO NOT USE PHINGERS OF YOUR FEET.

Use thumb on your lepht hand only. If you dont have le pht hand, use your thumb on right hand. If you do not have right hand, use thumb on lepht hand.

NOTE: IF YOU DON鈥橳 HAVE BOTH HANDS, YOU CANNOT DRIVE.
WE ARE VARY ISTRICT ABOUT THIS. 馃檪

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Wow.

She might have dropped out of the top five in your Top Actress ratings, but she’s ready to bounce back. After sizzling skimpily in the Dhoom 2 promos, Aishwarya Rai looks simply enchanting in the brand new pictures from JP Dutta’s Umrao Jaan.

Pairing her with rumoured boyfriend Abhishek Bachchan, Umrao Jaan is set to hit theatres for the Eid/Diwali weekend on October 20.

 

Source: Rediff

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