Gas leak: At least 115 patients still hospitalised

Gas leak: At least 115 patients still hospitalised

G K Singh Dhaliwal, officiating Deputy Commissioner, Ludhiana, on Sunday said that 213 persons were hospitalised after the tragic gas leak in Doraha.

Failed rice samples from Reliance store: Health department suspends food safety officer

Failed rice samples from Reliance store: Health department suspends food safety officer

The food safety officer collected samples of raw rice from Reliance store which failed a lab test and were found infested with worms, meaning unfit for human consumption.

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Amit Shah was speaking at a function here to launch Transcendence, a book written by former president A P J Abdul Kalam.

Mahato, who passed higher secondary examination this year, soon contacted the nodal officer for conducting the examinations in the area and was assured of assistance.

Passport office slashes waiting time for appointment.

With the arrival of the month of Ramzan, state political parties have started bracing up to the holding of the iftar party.

Senior party officials said the AAP would protest against the failure of the BJP to ask either Vasundhara Raje or Sushma Swaraj or Smriti Irani to resign from their posts.

Deb has already submitted in writing to the party leadership about his comments after he was snubbed.

Based on writer Kashi Nath Singh’s book, Kashi Ka Assi, the film has Deol playing the role of a Sanskrit teacher, actress Sakshi Tanwar his loud-mouth wife and Ravi Kishan a tourist guide.

The court has now directed the Principal Secretary (Higher Education) to remove Yadav from the post if the allegations against him are found to be true.

Maharashtra is home to 225 varieties of butterflies and accounts for 15 per cent of the country’s estimated butterfly population.

22 -year-old to get psychiatric help; cops investigating why he was kept confined.

The amount required to be paid as security deposit for cutting down each tree has been increased to Rs 34,500.

The band believes in delivering music that is “vibrant and enjoyable, both to them and the audience.”

While the BJP distanced itself from the cancellation saying Advani was free to meet whosoever he wants, sources said the BJP was obviously not happy with the meeting and many see the party’s hand in the cancellation.

The trauma centre- located at Sir Sunderlal Hospital on BHU campus- was scheduled to be inaugurated by Modi in October last year, but his visit was cancelled following the Hudhud cyclone.

From cleaning eery road, footpath and nullah to collecting garbage and ferrying trucks to the dumping grounds where they unload the trash, safai karmacharis are involved in every stage of cleaning activity in the city.

The police had identified seven of the bodies when the last reports came in. They had also detained owner of the hotel, Sunil Goyal, for questioning.

Nek Chand Saini, man behind Chandigarh’s iconic Rock Garden, dies at 90.

As the machine pulled her head back, it took just a few seconds for the skin of her face and scalp to tear off and come apart in two pieces.

The clash was allegedly the fallout of a fight over fishing rights in a water body in the locality.

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Punjab gas leak: At least 115 patients still hospitalised
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Ludhiana: Ammonia gas leak mishap kills 5, leaves more than 140 injured
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Ludhiana gangrape: Court grants ‘imprisonment till death’ to two main accused
Ludhiana gangrape: Court grants ‘imprisonment till death’ to two main accused

The verdict is significant due to the fact that the verdict was announced in less than one month of the chargesheet submission in the court by the police.

Ludhiana police claim arrested man behind many murders across country
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Failed rice samples from Reliance store: Health department suspends food safety officer
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The food safety officer collected samples of raw rice from Reliance store which failed a lab test and were found infested with worms, meaning unfit for human consumption.

Moga molestation case: Police trace five co-passengers, all deny witnessing the incident
Moga molestation case: Police trace five co-passengers, all deny witnessing the incident

Some passengers have even claimed that ‘they were sleeping’ and ‘never paid heed to what was going on at the back seats’ where the incident happened.

Following High Court orders on Safe School Vahan Scheme, schools organize refresher course for drivers
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Congress protests against SAD-BJP policies amid heavy police presence

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Ludhiana: E-bids opened for five parking lots in city; e-ticketing to stop overcharging
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Robbers decamp with Rs 1.5 cash, 15 tolas gold
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Major fire at Dal Bazaar in Ludhiana, fire tenders struggle in narrow streets of old city
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Bakery unit in Ludhiana central jail to be expanded, says ADGP

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32-year-old commits suicide at in-laws place in Ludhiana
32-year-old commits suicide at in-laws place in Ludhiana

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Father, daughter consume poison; three booked
Father, daughter consume poison; three booked

SHO Koomkalan said that FIR has been registered against three persons for abetment to suicide and all are absconding.

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Farmer commits suicide in Sangowal village
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Punjab Roadways bus gutted in fire, passengers safe
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22-year old dead after mishap, kin protest against police
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