Raakhi Jagga


In 6 months,rates of toilets for poor up from Rs 14,500 to Rs 18,500
Thu, May 10, 2012

Company reportedly is using extra Rs 4,000 to provide education to villagers about how to use these toilets.

3-member panel to probe China arrests,give report in 10 days
Thu, May 10, 2012

A three-member committee will be investigating the episode of arrest of two Ludhiana traders in China.

Can solve industry’s woes in 24 hours: Nitin
Wed, May 09, 2012

Twenty-four hours will be the deadline to solve all the issues of industry if the BJP is voted to power at the Centre,said BJP President Nitin Gadkari.

Remove encroachments from link roads by May 18: DC
Wed, May 09, 2012

Taking strict note of the encroachments on more than 1,000 km of link roads in the district,Deputy Commissioner (DC) Rahul Tiwari today ordered the concerned officers to get all encroachments removed by May 18 or the administration will register criminal cases against the encroachers.

‘A‘Arrested men got clean chit from China cops’
Wed, May 09, 2012

After repeated controversies regarding the arrest of two industrialists in China,the president of United Cycles Parts and Manufacturers Association (UCPMA) today cleared the air over the entire episode.

Begin preparations for 2014 polls: Gadkari to partymen
Tue, May 08, 2012

Buoyed by the poll success’ his party has achieved in Punjab,Goa and the Delhi Municipal Corporation elections,BJP president Nitin Gadkari on Monday urged party workers to prepare for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections as,he added,the party would form the next government at the Centre.

State highways need better maintenance: PWD Minister
Tue, May 08, 2012

After the fatal death of 5 persons yesterday on Ferozepur road near Jagraon,PWD Minister Sharanjit Singh Dhillon reached at the spot to take stock of the situation.

‘Declare printing a household industry’
Tue, May 08, 2012

The master plan of Ludhiana is not prepared as per the laid down rules and regulations as against the recommended 30 per cent space for traffic movement in the city there is not more than 3.2 percent space available for this purpose.

CII to start Traffic Warden project
Tue, May 08, 2012

This was announced by the Commissioner of Police Ishwar Singh in a meeting held with the CII Ludhiana Chapter.

In LIT colonies,outstanding bill reaches Rs 1.38 cr
Mon, May 07, 2012

People haven’t paid water and sewer charges

Paproudi’s Forgotten Hero
Sun, May 06, 2012

Saadat Hasan Manto’s native village is indifferent to his glory.

Police rescue child abducted on March 30
Sun, May 06, 2012

The Ludhiana police today solved the kidnapping case of a two-and-a-half-year old girl who was picked up from Sant Nagar on March 30.

Councillor Thaper stops Rs 52 lakh road work
Sun, May 06, 2012

High drama was witnessed in the Akashpuri locality today,when the contractor started the work of a cemented road in the area.

Patiala land scam probe complete: Majithia
Sun, May 06, 2012

He was present at a state-level function on the 289th birth anniversary of the 18th century Sikh warrior Sardar Jassa Singh Ramgarhia.

Now,Ludhiana zoo under the scanner
Sun, May 06, 2012

While a boundary wall is being erected in Bathinda following the antelope deaths,authorities in Ludhiana seem to waiting for a similar incident to take action.

MSME Ministry seeks report on industry team’s China tour
Sat, May 05, 2012

Following the arrest of two traders in China during an anti-prostitution raid,the Ministry of Micro,Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) has sought a detailed report on the entire incident from the local MSME office.

Gadkari to attend BJP State Executive meet
Sat, May 05, 2012

The State Executive meeting of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be held on May 6 and 7.

CICU raps power tariff hike plan
Sat, May 05, 2012

Although a formal announcement regarding a power tariff hike is yet to take place,the industrial associations are in panic well in advance.

Increase in water supply will lead to water logging: MC
Sat, May 05, 2012

Abohar receives water supply once in four days,as Abohar Municipal Council feels that if water is supplied daily,then the outflow will increase and hence lead to water logging.

Oz wool body hikes licence fee,industry up in arms
Fri, May 04, 2012

The state’s wool-based industry is up in arms against the recent decision of the Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) - a non-profit organisation owned by Australian wool growers - to hike the fee for its Woolmark Licence.