Friday, Feb 27, 2015



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.

RUB project under review, over 75 shopkeepers cry foul
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

Railways had asked PWD to deposit Rs 1.25 crore for the project in September, 2014. However, none has been deposited.

58-year-old dies of swine flu, toll reaches two in Ludhiana
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

As many as 14 patients have been confirmed of swine flu of which five are from Ludhiana.

Badal doles out Rs 71 crore to poll-bound Dhuri in 7 days
Sun, Feb 08, 2015

During fund distribution, main focus was on Dalits, followed by sports wings and later general development works.

With 5 swine flu cases, city hits panic button
Thu, Feb 05, 2015

Doctors need to examine patients carefully before referring them for a swine flu test, which costs around Rs 10,000.

Martyr’s Day at Gandhi Dham in Phillaur: Saplings planted, statue garlanded
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

Environmentalist Sheetal Parkash planted 50 fruit plants at same spot from where plants were uprooted earlier.

Kila Raipur: Animal Welfare Board asks DC to stop horse, dog races
Fri, Jan 30, 2015

The horse of Lucky from Balion village won the first prize by running 400 metres in just 15.37 seconds

Kila Raipur sports festival begins today
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

Replacing the bull races will be horse races, which will be made more elaborate to add to attractions.

No bull races in Kila Raipur sports fest this time
Wed, Jan 28, 2015

The sports committee members say they had no plans to organise these races as part of the festival.

On R-Day, city pedallers club asks people to switch to bicycles
Wed, Jan 28, 2015

Over 200 cyclists took to the city roads on Monday afternoon.

With wax statues, cakes, city welcomes Obama in style
Mon, Jan 26, 2015

Chandershekar Parbhakar has made 52 wax statues of various public figures

With NGO help, civil hospital gets CCTV surveillance
Fri, Jan 16, 2015

Four CCTV cameras have been installed inside the emergency, reception and trauma ward

Badal says SAD, BJP inseparable, slams Cong
Thu, Jan 15, 2015

Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal was all praise for the central government and the BJP.

Congress, AAP object to delay in payments to MGNREGA workers
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

The issue came up at a district-level vigilance monitoring committee meeting.

City suffers power cuts, PSPCL cites dense fog
Tue, Jan 13, 2015

Long power cuts have become a routine in Ludhiana these days, dense fog is cited as the cause.

Acid attack victim seeks funds for surgery
Mon, Jan 12, 2015

Kaur's treatment is going on at CMCH for which the hospital has appealed for voluntary donations.

All Ladies League adopts infant ward of Civil Hospital
Sat, Jan 10, 2015

The members have asked people to contribute clothes, bedsheets and blankets in good condition which can be re-used.

It takes 2 hands to clap: Pak MP on ceasefire violations
Sat, Jan 10, 2015

The three-time MLA and four-time MP said that the Indo-Pak bus should continue plying as before

Kanungo-Patwar Union strike enters 8th day
Thu, Jan 08, 2015

An FIR was registered on December 30 against the sarpanch and 17 others, but till date no arrets have been made.

Looking ahead: What to expect this year
Thu, Jan 01, 2015

Though in 2014, many deadlines were missed, officials claim that they will be followed in 2015.

Ludhiana 2014: A round-up of the year
Wed, Dec 31, 2014

Major highlights of the city during year 2014.

Abolition of VAT will help cycle industry, says Dhanda
Mon, Dec 29, 2014

Punjab government is working on a proposal of 0% VAT on bicycle and its parts.

Pak team to take part in rural sports festival
Sun, Dec 28, 2014

Apart from hockey and kabaddi, shooting, basketball, volleyball competitions will also be organised.

5-day-old baby found on roadside, hospitalised
Fri, Dec 26, 2014

The child was spotted by employees of a Dharam Kanda who informed the police and wrapped the child in a blanket.

Now, GTBH de-addiction centre stops prescribing Buprenorphine
Thu, Dec 25, 2014

Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib (Charitable) Hospital has decided not to prescribe the drug till the Punjab government does not make guidelines about schedule H drugs clear.

Suvidha centre staff allege peon gets more salary than computer operator
Wed, Dec 24, 2014

As per information available, while an operator gets a lump sum of Rs 7,000, a peon gets Rs 7,247 per month.

Seized medicines were not of civil hospital: Doctors
Wed, Dec 24, 2014

The doctors were talking about buprenorphine tablet which was found from both the doctors.

Psychiatrists protest arrest of two colleagues, stop prescribing drug to addicts
Tue, Dec 23, 2014

The doctors stated that nearly 500 psychiatrists across the state were catering to not less than 10,000 patients per day.

Water supply restored to 8 hours
Mon, Dec 22, 2014

Afternoon water supply, which was stopped for the past many days, will be restored in a day or two.

BJP members protest over tax on stoles, meet excise & taxation officials
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

Goods of dealers of Mochpura Bazar were seized at the railway station and they were being taxed in other areas.