Why a Malerkotla village is looking forward to greet ‘President’ Bobby Jindal
Thu, Jun 25, 2015

The last time the senior Jindal came to his village, about 8 km from Malerkotla, was in 1980 when Bobby Jindal, then called Piyush, was just nine years old.

Shoe-hurler now tears Badal’s photo off ambulance
Tue, Jun 23, 2015

Booked under Sections 107/ 151, Dhanula was produced in SDM Amarvir Singh’s court and sent to Barnala jail for two days.

Inside a farm, a cardboard factory
Thu, Jun 11, 2015

Gurdeep started his trials from 24 acres of his own land. Today, farmers across 400 acres are giving him stubble that he stocks for the whole year.

Police say case false, move plea to cancel FIR against conductor
Thu, May 21, 2015

Private transport companies had observed a strike on May 16 across the state over the lodging of an “hurried” FIR in the case.

Private bus owners go on strike in Punjab
Sun, May 17, 2015

Government-run buses, too, had to stop their operations with protesters blocking the bus stands.

FIR against conductor for ‘misbehaving’
Sat, May 16, 2015

Drivers, conductors of private and government-run buses to stike on Saturday against ‘false case’.

Badal buses return minus black films, curtains, firm name
Mon, May 11, 2015

Orbit bus ride from Bathinda to Barnala, after staffs underwent a two-day gender sensitisation course.

138 acres of shamlat land at Salempur sold, no action against guilty
Sat, Apr 25, 2015

It is a serious issue and it will be taken up on priority to get the land records rectified.

Family of four visiting Pakistan for Baisakhi goes missing
Thu, Apr 23, 2015

The jatha of 170 people that the family was accompanying returned to Punjab on April 20 without them.

Prolonged rains causing cold, cough, respiratory disorders, say doctors
Thu, Apr 23, 2015

Prolonged rains not only damaged crops but also had side effects on the health of urban and rural masses. The unpredictable weather resulted in cough, cold, throat infections, respiratory disorders and even fever among the people. Doctors said that children are the most affected due to their low immunity. Dr Baldeep Singh, director, Deep hospital, […]

Arrest of Bains brothers: Women supporters pray in gurdwaras across Atam Nagar
Mon, Apr 20, 2015

'It is surprising that the police realised about the attempt to murder charges a day after lodging an FIR.'

Sukhbir asks NRHM staff to join work or face termination
Fri, Apr 17, 2015

The employees, sitting on strike since March 10, refuse to budge.

Lakhs spent on infrastructure at cycle expo venue this time
Sun, Apr 05, 2015

As many as 110 companies from India and 25 from abroad have displayed their products.

Not only plastic, stray cows eat many things injurious to health: Gaushala caretakers
Sat, Apr 04, 2015

Stray cows consume highly toxic vermillion, copper coins and even iron nails which cause serious injuries to their intestines.

Garbage dump in Jagraon is now green belt
Fri, Apr 03, 2015

Foul smell had been emanating from the dump, giving a tough time for the devotees of a nearby temple.

Sangrur village holds all-women mela, talks of social evils
Mon, Mar 30, 2015

The mela’s first item had a girl singing “Nashedi de nal vihah nahi karwana.” ( I will not marry a drug addict).

Party doesn’t need big faces: Bajwa to MLAs
Mon, Mar 30, 2015

The statement has irked many who said that both big and small faces were needed at this time to win the Dhuri polls.

Draw of lots held for 744 vends, state earns Rs 764 crore
Sat, Mar 28, 2015

With the hike in application fee, Rs 584 crore has been received as application fee this year against Rs 555 crore last year.

Agriculture equipment makers to boycott Kisan Mela
Thu, Mar 19, 2015

This was decided in a joint meeting of PSAIMA and (CICU) members on Wednesday in Ludhiana.

Khanna: SAD infighting advantage for Congress
Thu, Mar 19, 2015

Infighting in SAD proved to be an advantage for Congress in Khanna during the selection of its Municipal Council president.

NHM strike: Nurses to call off duty from today
Tue, Mar 17, 2015

More than 6,000 NHM employees are posted in different parts of the state who are on contract.

Now, 100 pc airfare refund for MSME industrialist bodies visiting abroad
Mon, Mar 16, 2015

To start with, 146 printers from across the country will be going to China.

Rain damages roads, MC claims not enough funds for repair
Sat, Mar 14, 2015

The lack of funds has often been cited by MC officials and Mayor H S Gohalwaria in public functions.

Punjab beats Mizoram in football tourney
Sat, Mar 14, 2015

Goalkeeper Jagrup Singh from Punjab was appreciated a lot as he played an important role.

We pay taxes, can we have better roads, ask Focal Point industrialists
Fri, Mar 13, 2015

Roads with big potholes are a common site in all the eight phases Focal Point.

Presidents of Jagraon, Payal MCs elected; Khanna, Samrala, Doraha yet to decide
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

No dates for elections of the president in the councils of Khanna, Doraha, Riakot and Samrala have been notified yet.

Why no money spent on SCs’ welfare, SAD wing asks govt
Tue, Mar 10, 2015

The SC wing has urged the CM to look after this wing and to streamline their welfare schemes.

I like PM Modi, but AAP has started a revolution in Delhi: Miss India 2014
Sun, Mar 01, 2015

Rana was on her maiden visit to Ludhiana to inaugurate an Australian footwear store.

Hike in service tax will further increase food inflation: CICU
Sun, Mar 01, 2015

FICO President G S Kular said no incentive to MSME and no change in investment limit of MSME comes as a setback.

58-year-old doctor dies of swine flu
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

About 20 people who were in close contact get vaccination, the remaining not able to get it from the market.

33 surgeries, 110 transfusions, skin from friends script Nabha man’s survival story
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

It was early on Oct 2005, Jainendar had gone to bathroom, it a cigarette,which led to a fire.

33 surgeries, 110 transfusions, skin from friends script Nabha man’s survival story
Sun, Feb 22, 2015

According to Dr Tah, skin donors can save a lot of burn patients but there are hardly any skin banks in India.

NABI Conference: Standardise burn care, say plastic surgeons
Sat, Feb 21, 2015

On the first day of three-day conference, 200 plastic surgeons from across the country and eight faculty members from abroad participated.

Civic polls: No one elected unopposed in Ludhiana district
Fri, Feb 20, 2015

Election will be held in six municipal councils in the district: Payal, Doraha, Khanna, Riakot, Jagraon and Samrala.

Save water, or Punjab won’t get any after 25 years: Parliamentary panel
Sat, Feb 14, 2015

The city generates about 750 MLD of combined domestic/industrial effluents.

Nominations filed for municipal council polls
Sat, Feb 14, 2015

In Khanna, BJP versus SAD in two wards.