Floral tributes paid to Late S. Beant Singh on his 95th Birth anniversary
February 19, 2017 06:06 PM

Floral tributes were paid today to Late S Beant Singh on his 95th Birth anniversary celebrated at sector 42 Chandigarh today. All religion prayer was observed at the venue which was attended by Family members and many senior leaders of the congress party.

City Youth participated in Mohali sports fest
February 19, 2017 05:44 PM

City youth participated and gave their best performance in devil circuit at mohali today. They won several prizes in different sports activities. The show was organised by professional sports promoter group named Devils. In this sports competition their aim was to promote health fitness and drug free society. 

Women to be conductors in girls bus
February 18, 2017 07:34 PM

Under the safe vehicle campaign , the district administration Gurdaspur has instructed the all school heads and Management in the district to ensure that the school buses with girl students must have women conductors.

Capt Amarinder urges Haryana, central govts to prevent Punjab border violation by INLD over SYL issue
February 18, 2017 07:26 PM

Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh has asked the governments at the Centre and in Haryana to take all necessary steps to prevent any violation of Punjab’s borders by the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), which has threatened to march into the state to start SYL digging on February 23.

Digging SYL canal next to impossible, Dal Khalsa snubs Chautala
February 18, 2017 06:15 PM

Dal Khalsa today took a dig at the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) for announcing the digging of the controversial SYL canal by marching towards Punjab on 23 February, calling the move announced by its leader Abhay Singh Chautala nothing but a political mischief and stunt.


Don’t try to provoke Punjabis : SAD urges Haryana leadership
February 18, 2017 05:45 PM

 The Shiromani Akali Dal urged the political parties from the neighboring state of Haryana  not to indulge in activities that provoke the people of the Punjab on the SYL issue and asserted that the SAD will never let the  project complete as it would deprive the farmers of the Punjab from their own waters.

BSF Seizes 6 Kg of Heroin at Amritsar Sector Abohar
February 18, 2017 04:59 PM

On 18 Feb 2017, Border Security Force personnel successfully seized 06 packets of contraband suspected to be heroin in the area of responsibility of Border Out Post Ghorkha Ghatti-II, Ex- 129 Bn BSF, Sector Abohar. 

Aam Aadmi Party holds statewide demonstrations against Demonetization
February 18, 2017 04:13 PM

Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday held demonstrations at the various places in Punjab against Modi government's decision of demonetization. AAP asked centre government to show the complete data of black money received by government after the implementation of demonization in country.

Seven kg heroin recovered in Punjab
February 18, 2017 01:49 PM

At least seven kg of heroin, worth Rs 35 crore, was recovered in a joint operation by the Border Security Force (BSF) and Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) here, a BSF official said on Saturday.

BSF seizes 7 KG of Heroin from Indo-Pak border
February 18, 2017 12:54 PM

Border Security Force today made a major haul with the recovery of seven kilogram of Heroin from Indo Pak border.


AAP holds protest against demonetisation
February 18, 2017 12:47 PM

Terming the demonetisation by the PM Modi led NDA Government as a ‘complete failure”, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today held a protest march against the demonetisation on completion of its 100 days.

Punjab government constitutes Punjab State Urban Advisory Board
February 17, 2017 06:33 PM

Punjab Government has constituted the Punjab State Urban Advisory Board for user Charges to periodical review the rates of property tax, levy and other fees, as required under the norms/milestones given in the Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT).

Punjab Government accepts resignation of Mr. Ravinder Singh Negi
February 17, 2017 06:32 PM

 Punjab Government has accepted the resignation of Mr. Ravinder Singh Negi, Punjab State Information Commissioner in Punjab State Information Commission.

AAP flays Congress and SAD-BJP for false accusations about its links with terrorists, gangsters
February 17, 2017 06:05 PM

Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) today rubbished the accusation by Congress and SAD-BJP that AAP members had links with gangsters and terrorists and made counter charge on Congress for patronizing dreaded gangsters including key accused of Nabha jail break.

Specialized Dairy training course concludes at Veterinary Varsity
February 17, 2017 05:23 PM

Department of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension Education, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), Ludhiana 

Recording History Digitally, Guneeta Bhalla Visits Khalsa College
February 17, 2017 04:57 PM

Having taken up mammoth task of recording `1947 partition of Indo-Pak history’ through digital technology, US based researcher Guneeta Singh Bhalla today visited historic Khalsa College campus.

Kailash Manasarovaryatra to begin from June
February 17, 2017 02:05 PM

Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India would organize Kailash Manasarovar Yatra, a pilgrimage to Mount Kailash and Manasarovar Lake, this year from June to September. 26 batches are scheduled to go for this Yatra via Uttarakhand and Sikkim. 

Capt Amarinder concerned over unabated sacrilege incidents
February 17, 2017 01:44 PM

Expressing grave concern over the latest incident of religious sacrilege in the state, Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh has asked the police to crack down heavily on anti-social elements while urging the people to maintain peace and harmony at all costs.