Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

Raakhi Jagga

Principal Correspondent

Monday rain hit power supply, Focal Point sub-station off
Wed, Jul 30, 2014

The industrialists suggested that the sub-station should install pumps inside so as to drain out accumulated water immediately.

Delhi assembly elections is a matter of prestige, says Arvind Kejriwal
Sun, Jul 27, 2014

This was announced by Arvind Kejriwal while concluding the three-day national executive body's meet at Sunam on Sunday.

Unhygienic conditions reason behind diarrhea outbreak, says dist admn
Sun, Jul 27, 2014

Interestingly, of the 52 patients in Saturday’s camp, only two were from Parkash Nagar.

On day 2, Kejriwal visits Talwandi Sabo; volunteers want local candidate
Sat, Jul 26, 2014

On day 2 of Kejriwal's Punjab tour, AAP volunteers in Talwandi Sabo request him to field a local candidate.

50 new patients at health camp, water of Punjab Mata Nagar unfit for drinking
Sat, Jul 26, 2014

Residents of Punjab Mata Nagar and Vikas Nagar have also complained of foul-smelling water.

No manual sewer cleaning, nor MC equipped to do it mechanically
Fri, Jul 25, 2014

The end result could be water contamination, feel experts.

After four deaths due to water contamination, corporation swings into action
Thu, Jul 24, 2014

After the death of four patients and 121 people being hospitalised since Wednesday evening, the municipal corporation swung into action to check the faulty water connections in Parkash Nagar area in ward number 59. They even disconnected 14 water connections which were illegal as their pipes were passing over sewer man holes or even were […]

Cop suspended for thrashing PSPCL staff, power theft
Thu, Jul 17, 2014

Power supply to his house was also snapped on Wednesday.

Two peddlers held with 1 kg heroin
Tue, Jul 15, 2014

The accused have been identified as Painta, a Phillaur-based peddler, and Harnek Singh, a Tarn Taran-based peddler.

Family remembers Abhishek, holds play Nasheyan-da-Kargil
Mon, Jul 14, 2014

The 45-minute play, enacted by Sirjana art group artistes from Riakot, showed what all problems the family faced.

27 persons missing from Faridkot in 18 months, residents protest through ‘bandh’
Sun, Jul 13, 2014

Till date police has not been able to find even a single clue about the youth.

27 missing persons from Faridkot, residents protest by observing complete bandh
Sat, Jul 12, 2014

Faridkot residents observed complete bandh, while blaming the police for not solving even a single case.

‘Rape’ follow-up: Issue passes to girls going to toilet, says DEO
Sat, Jul 12, 2014

No one can go to toilet without getting a pass.

Another suspected drug overdose death
Sat, Jul 12, 2014

The victim was identified as 24-year-old Hari Kishan who worked as a driver in a private company.

Increased power cuts adds to public woes across the state
Fri, Jul 11, 2014

Authorities said that power situation is likely to remain grim for 4-5 days majorly due to coal shortage.

Powercut imposed in city during budget speech
Fri, Jul 11, 2014

Between 11 to 1 pm, power remained cut off for about an hour in Ludhiana alone.

Principal, two teachers suspended over rape incident in school
Wed, Jul 09, 2014

The incident took place on Monday following which an FIR was lodged at the Sarabha Nagar police station.

Unclean drain floods Machiwara area
Sat, Jul 05, 2014

Damage yet to be assessed

Their sons lost to drugs, these parents join hands to root out menace
Fri, Jul 04, 2014

Dr Banerjee is among parents, who have lost children to drugs, and are now looking to tackle the menace.

Auction of 117 acres of land gets political, Congress and BJP leaders visit tense village
Wed, Jul 02, 2014

Partap Singh Bajwa on Wednesday joined the protesters in dharna .

DC: Drug addicts should also be empanelled in private hospitals
Fri, Jun 20, 2014

A helpline will soon be started by the DC office where addicts or their families can call for counselling.

Now, Vidhu Jain’s family decides to move HC for justice
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

Vidhu Jain's relatives accused the state government of acting soft on the culprits for their votebank politics.

UPA left food processing ministry in complete mess: Harsimrat Kaur
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

Kaur said she is working hard to give the maximum benefit to the farmers out of this ministry.

Ek Umeed for poor patients at civil hospital
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

In case there is shortage of medicines within the civil hospital, doctors send them to the Ek Umeed office.

Protests mar AAP Ludhiana meet again; Sisodia insults family of martyr Sarabha
Wed, Jun 18, 2014

Villagers hailing from a martyr's village raised slogans against Sisodia and staged protests at AAP meeting venue.

Seniors missing, Akali leaders hold poll post-mortem
Wed, Jun 18, 2014

Darshan Singh Shivalik, categorically said that while workers were working in their areas, a ‘B’ team was keeping a watch on them.

AAP’s ‘Mission Vistaar’ launched amid chaos in Ludhiana
Tue, Jun 17, 2014

Aam Admi Party on 'mission vistar' to expand its base. Party leaders visit Ludhiana amid chaos.

Hunger strike to seek justice in Vidhu Jain’s murder case
Tue, Jun 17, 2014

Family seeking justice in Vidhu Jain's murder case. Starting a hunger strike

CM Parkash Singh Badal compares votes to investment
Sun, Jun 15, 2014

Punjab Chief Minister compares votes to the funds invested for development. Upset over the low winning margin of Harsimrat.

With no first aid, kabaddi league holds final trials
Sun, Jun 15, 2014

Players kept waiting for 5 hours, made to pay high drug test fee

Power complaints increase, PSPCL extra staff yet to join
Sat, Jun 14, 2014

Power woes are the maximum in Haibowal area where residents stage dharnas on a daily basis.

Even I am unheard in govt offices, says Jagraon MLA
Fri, Jun 13, 2014

In the recent Lok Sabha elections, the AAP had got a major lead of 36,000 votes from Jagraon. Therefore, to reclaim these votes, the SAD is focusing on this area.

After Udaan, it is healthy child project in Banera village
Thu, Jun 12, 2014

Teachers are also organising short camps of yoga, health talks by experts etc so as to make children aware about importance of fitness.

With onset of paddy season, farmers try to woo ‘missing’ labourers with added attractions
Thu, Jun 12, 2014

Even as the paddy season began on June 10, farmers are still busy wooing labourers to work in their farms, while many landlords have increased bounties to attract previous year’s workers. They are offering unlimited rations, milk, non-vegeterian food once a week, mobile recharge, Bhojpuri music while farmers work in the fields and much more. […]

City Mahila Congress (urban) president: 1 post, 2 claimants
Wed, Jun 11, 2014

The supporters said that her camp was getting stronger and the Taparia camp was getting weaker.

Branded medicines at Jan Aushadhi Centre, radiologists not available in Mansa civil hospital
Tue, Jun 10, 2014

The store was also opening late in the morning and shutting down early forcing patients to buy costly medicines from private drug stores.