Thursday, Jan 29, 2015



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.

Conversions are never forced: Ludhiana Pastor
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

The number of churches in Ludhiana have risen to 250 now — from 50 some 15 years ago

Border tension doesn’t affect business ties with Pak: Trade body chief
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

A group of members of Entrepreneurs’ Organisationof Lahore has come to Ludhiana for attending business meetings.

Don’t flout traffic rules, new regional Youth Akali Dal chief tells workers
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

Scenes of YAD workers arguing with police personnel after violating traffic norms are quite common.

ITIs in losses, industrial units asked to step in
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

A steering committee meeting was held in Chandigarh to discuss this issue on Wednesday.

Re-verification of blue cards to be started soon, says DC
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

Apart from this, the DC took note of the pending utility certificates of various development works being executed in villages and urban areas.

Malwa body to celebrate Lohri with a message to respect girl child
Thu, Dec 11, 2014

Artistes who entertain the crowd also focus on songs related to Punjab’s culture and on spreading a message to stop female foeticide.

Rahul Gandhi believes in politics to oppose without issues: Union minister Giriraj Singh
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

Giriraj Singh stated that BJP was going strong with SAD and had no differences, as being projected.

Village feared worst for soldier who should have been home
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

Sukhwinder Singh was among the eight Armymen killed in the militant attack.

With limited user charges, civil hospital recruits 12 class four employees
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

Civil hospitals said that user charges are already bare minimum and have to be utilised in various other categories as well

Will focus on reducing infant mortality, says new civil hospital medical superintendent
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

Dr Renu said that at times, patients come to the hospital with no visit to a doctor for four-five months.

Death of newborn babies: Bittu to raise the matter in House
Tue, Nov 25, 2014

Bittu’s was not the only voice raised in protest; different political parties protested against the incident as well.

Infant death toll rises to six; Gynaecologist suspended, SMO transferred
Mon, Nov 24, 2014

It was alleged that the gynaecologist owned a private clinic, but she claimed it was her husband's