Saturday, Oct 25, 2014



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.

Organisations, NGOs, residents send relief material for J&K flood victims
Thu, Sep 11, 2014

Collection camps have been organised at a number of places which will continue till September 12.

RSS hits are growing in numbers; Sangh gaining popularity: Manmohan Vadya
Wed, Sep 10, 2014

On Wednesday RSS supremo Mohan Bhagwat came along with 32 other national leaders and the meeting will continue till Thursday night.

Dalits face ‘boycott’ after landlords announce fine on those hiring them
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

The bone of contention is 6.5 acres of land in the village, which is reserved for Dalits

Punjab village depends on Haryana for water
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

Phullokhari village has no drinking water supply for 6 months

Dalits face ‘boycott’ in Punjab village over land dispute, panel member to visit today
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

The bone of contention is a 6.5 acre land in the village, which is reserved for Dalits.

Rain comes in between PM speech and students
Sat, Sep 06, 2014

Heavy rains make it almost impossible for students, who travel 3-5 kms to reach schools, to attend Teachers’ Day function.

City faces power cut, officials attend minister’s sangat darshan
Sat, Sep 06, 2014

Interestingly, Dhillon had organised this Sangat Darshan for the residents of Sahnewal, his constituency.

Modi’s Teachers’ Day speech: Flood plays spoil sport for students in Badal’s constituency
Fri, Sep 05, 2014

In many villages, radio was the only choice for telecasting PM Modi's speech.

Residents face power cut as rain lashes Ludhiana
Fri, Sep 05, 2014

Power supply was resumed on Thursday in most parts of the city.

Eyeing more votes, SAD appoints two presidents for 6 Ludhiana constituencies
Fri, Sep 05, 2014

SAD appointed two Presidents as per the vote bank as Urban 1 has more Hindu votes.

District official urges PSPCL to ensure power supply for Modi’s Teachers’ Day speech
Wed, Sep 03, 2014

DCs have conveyed to PSPCL not to impose power cuts and even to BSNL for a smooth supply of internet.

Daduwal mum about his ‘resignation’
Tue, Sep 02, 2014

It is the prerogative of the HSGMC whether to accept any resignation or not.

Medha to take up drug menace in Punjab in her national movement
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

Medha Patkar said a massive awareness drive was required to get rid of the addiction that gripped the youth.