Sunday, Nov 23, 2014



Four-day exhibition on industrial robotics begins at GLADA Ground
Sat, Nov 22, 2014

Around 240 stalls from across the country and abroad have been put on display. The focus of the exhibition is industrial robotics

Faith of a family intact, that of another shaken
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

The family left for Barwala last week for a satsang.

After 22 months, govt sends medicines to Zila Parishad dispensaries
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

These dispensaries come under the rural development ministry which is with Sikander Singth Maluka.

Verka starts delivery of milk products in rural areas
Wed, Nov 19, 2014

The products include kaju pinni, panjiri, cheese, desi ghee, curd, kheer, flavoured lassi, butter milk, butter and tetra packs.

Industrialists asked for better facilites, MC officials said facing fund crunch
Tue, Nov 18, 2014

It was revealed that not less than Rs 60 crore per month were the MC expenses.

After Harsimrat, Bittu to have facilitation centre
Sun, Nov 16, 2014

MPs will be available to the masses in the facilitation centre as per schedule.

Divided protest by Congress against price hike of drugs
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

The protesters said that as the prices of many drugs had increased, healthcare had gone out of the common man’s reach.

City body of doctors opposes amending MTP Act, writes to health ministry
Wed, Nov 12, 2014

The association said that stress should be laid more on training the staff for contraception techniques.

Swachh Bharat: Industrialists’ panel to make city clean
Mon, Nov 10, 2014

The members of the committee will also focus on cleanliness in areas like Industrial Area and Focal Point

No chemicals in viscera report, CPI demands probe into death
Thu, Nov 06, 2014

Abhishek’s father had suspected murder as his son had revealed names of drug peddlers to police

SC students fee waiver: Dharna enters 10th day, no decision by Punjab government yet
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

District level dharnas will be organised by students and PSU units on November 7, revealed Hardeep Kotla, zonal President of PSU.

Faridkot illegal arms case: Chandigarh-based industrialist’s son arrested; revolver, Rs 10 lakh cash recovered
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

Faridkot Police has linked the case with the illegal firearms case which was unearthed last month.

Bittu gives 72-hr ultimatum to govt to open underpass
Sat, Nov 01, 2014

Interestingly, while the underpass is waiting to be inaugurated, more than 15 flood lights installed here have already been stolen.

Chinese gift items record brisk sale
Wed, Oct 22, 2014

Sunil Mehra, a yarn dealer, said, “One can see Chinese blankets and quilts these days; they are cheaper than our Indian products.”

Police detain Cong men on dharna outside CM’s house in Badal
Tue, Oct 21, 2014

The Congress workers were protesting against tardy lifting of paddy in mandis and problems being faced by cotton growers.

Govt seeks data on farmers owning more than 5 acres
Tue, Oct 21, 2014

Work is on in full swing at the district level, where patwaris are busy making the lists.

Dr Supriya’s suicide: DMCH management says no doctor should be falsely implicated
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Chairman of SC/ST Commission, Punjab, demands free and fair probe

Walnuts from J-K arrive, but prices jump by over 100 pc
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

Interestingly, information revealed that price of walnuts in Jammu had risen by 15-20% only.

New DCC chief puts block heads too under scanner
Sun, Oct 12, 2014

DCC president Gurpreet Gogi also introduced six observers who will be keeping an eye over the work of 12 block presidents of Ludhiana urban area.

SAD leaders not allowed to enter Daduwal’s native village
Thu, Oct 09, 2014

Roori happens to be the native village of Sirsa MP Charanjeet Singh Roori, who was earlier sitting SAD MLA of Kallianwali.

Eid-ul-zuha celebrated in city, goats sold for as high as Rs 60,000
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

Goats were sold for anything between Rs 40,000 and Rs 60,000, revealed information from the mandis of Ludhiana and Malerkotla.

Govt agencies missing in paddy procurement, minister steps in
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

Basmati is not controlled by MSP and hence its prices are determined by demand and supply.

J&K flood victims need long-term comprehensive health care: Doctors
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

There is need for a continuity of work on the health care and economic uplift of the people.

Kitchen kits a hit in Kisan Melas
Sun, Sep 21, 2014

So far in five kisan melas, PAU has sold out nearly 25,000 such kits.

11 hurt in Ludhiana machine blast
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

The unit was making fibre out of plastic bottles.

11 injured in oil machine blast
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

Of the injured, five have been admitted to a hospital in Ludhiana.

Denied subsidy for exhibitions, industrialists fume
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Budget for general category for this year already used up: NSIC .

13 dengue cases reported, doctors advise caution
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

The latest case was reported on Tuesday — a 20-year-old male patient from Haibowal.

Faulty sub-stations render city powerless for two days
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Chief Engineer (Ludhiana central) Rachpal Singh regretted the inconvenience caused to the masses.

Ludhianavis donate 148 tonnes of relief material to J-K flood victims
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

The management of Gurdwara Dukhniwaran Sahib also flagged off two trucks loaded with flood relief material.

Help pours in from all sectors
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

Mansa and Faridkot contributed in getting the meals prepared.

Faridkot shuts down to protest police ‘inaction’
Sat, Sep 13, 2014

Police rounded up around 50 people of an action committee who were marching towards Dana Mandi to stage a rally.

Sewer water adds to woes in low-lying areas of Abohar
Sat, Sep 13, 2014

In Rajiv Colony, one of Abohar’s low-lying area, many residents have left their water-logged houses and moved to safer places.

Malerkotla shuts down day after cow carcasses found
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

A 12-member action committee under the leadership of Kewal Krishan Jindal was formed to take up the issue.

In Fazilka, villagers fight over diversion of flood water
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

Badal is scheduled to visit the entire Malwa areas from September 13-15.

Water from Lambi floods Balluana and Abohar yet again
Thu, Sep 11, 2014

Though the villages of Balluana were water-logged, the damage increased when they were flooded by water from the Lambi side.