February 7, 2009 10:49 pm

Highlighting the illegal trade of psychotropic and intoxicating drugs that prevails in the state,the Health department seized a huge cache of habit-inducing drugs from two godowns at Pindi Street on Friday afternoon.

February 7, 2009 5:07 am

The Chief Judicial Magistrate of Faizabad,Gyan Prakash,issued orders for the attachment of property of absconding Faizabad MP Mitrasen Yadav,in an attempt to murder case.

February 7, 2009 4:18 am

A brawl between two groups left two men injured on Friday at Sector 22.

February 7, 2009 4:17 am

Less than a week after wresting control over the post of senior vice-president of the Mohali Municipal Council,the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal...

February 7, 2009 4:15 am

Not with standing the dispute pending over the land under the urban estate,the Greater Mohali Area Development Authority has decided to hold the third draw of lots on February 17 and 18 to allot the remaining plots in Sector 76-80.

February 7, 2009 4:14 am

The ongoing rift between Patiala municipal commissioner Harkesh Singh Sidhu and councillors saw an end on Friday with the government passing orders to remove Sidhu with immediate effect.

February 7, 2009 4:11 am

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday sanctioned a new civil hospital in Zirakpur...

February 7, 2009 4:10 am

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has quashed the relaxation in norms given by the state government to the ‘illegally-mushrooming’ rice shellers in Patiala.

February 7, 2009 4:09 am

In response to the growing public demand,two Chandigarh-bound special trains will be given an extended run.

February 7, 2009 4:05 am

In times of depleting energy resources,the Railways have chosen the greener way with plans afoot to boost bio-diesel.

February 7, 2009 4:02 am

In a break from general practice,the Indian National Lok Dal members did not attend the obituary session on the opening day of the budget session of Haryana Vidhan Sabha.

February 7, 2009 4:01 am

Haryana Finance Minister Birender Singh today suggested that an institution to impart political training to promising youth desirous of joining politics...

February 7, 2009 3:59 am

In these times of economic anxiety and recession,Haryana Governor A R Kidwai is hopeful that the 98 proposals of the Special Economic Zones...

February 7, 2009 3:57 am

Though its revenue collections have been hit by the economic slowdown,cash-rich Haryana is all set to come up with a poll bonanza for its employees.

February 7, 2009 3:55 am

Haryana government has decided to set up three more medical colleges,including one exclusively for girls,and establish four research laboratories in the state.

February 7, 2009 3:54 am

With the Board examinations around the corner and stress levels at their peak,students seem to have devised their own ways to curb exam jitters even as experts suggest parents to provide an anxiety-free environment at home.

February 7, 2009 3:52 am

On the lines of schools,city colleges too have decided to hold regular parent-teacher meetings.

February 7, 2009 3:51 am

Srishti,the environment society of GCG-42,organised an environment awareness campaign on Friday in collaboration with the Punjab and Chandigarh Department of Science and Technology and the biological association of the college.

February 7, 2009 3:49 am

With the ongoing economic meltdown,we are passing through a very exciting and challenging phase.

February 7, 2009 3:47 am

A seminar on ‘Learning disabilities as a challenge in the realm of special education’ was organised at the Rayat and Bahra College of Education on Friday.

February 7, 2009 3:46 am

With the Centre’s decision to be effective from the coming academic session,students under the SC/ST category will be exempted from paying any fees for the regular courses offered by the Panjab University and its affiliated colleges.

February 7, 2009 3:44 am

A 14-year-old girl,student of Class IX in New Public School,committed suicide by hanging herself with the ceiling fan at her Sector 26 Police Lines residence on Friday.

February 7, 2009 3:43 am

Even as a helicopter hovered above showering flower petals on the massive turnout for the Jan Akrosh Padyatra of Rajya Sabha MP Ajay Chautala on the GT Road near Pipli...

February 7, 2009 3:36 am

Most of the 154 plots in Nehru Colony allotted to the poor and landless residents for housing in 1976 have subsequently been resold in violation of allotment regulations,it has been learnt.

February 7, 2009 3:35 am

In an effort to expedite the completion of four-laning work on the Bhogpur-Jammu National Highway and resolve the dispute between landholders whose property was acquired for the project and the National Highway Authority of India...

February 7, 2009 3:34 am

Charging the Indian government with allowing itself to be swayed by foreign manufacturers of potentially unsafe genetically modified foods...

February 7, 2009 3:32 am

Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today announced that the state government would establish two universities,one each in Amritsar and Bathinda,and 15 new government colleges in the state.

February 7, 2009 3:31 am

Concerned over the perceived loss of cultural and moral values in younger students,the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee...

February 7, 2009 3:30 am

Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal today hinted that there would be 35 per cent growth in the upcoming budget,with 3 to 5 per cent specially earmarked for the health sector.

February 7, 2009 3:28 am

Cooperation minister Capt Kanwaljit Singh today said primary agriculture societies in rural areas will be converted into multi-purpose agri-societies...

February 7, 2009 3:27 am

It's not an off-season offer or a marketing gimmick to pull up sales. A tractor will cost Rs 6,000 less,over and above the usual discount being offered by dealers.

February 7, 2009 3:25 am

The Congress today urged the people to oust the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP combine in the state and give the Congress-led UPA regime another chance at the Centre.

February 7, 2009 3:22 am

As many as 13 accused in the multi-crore scam involving officials of the Punjab National Bank and the Corporation Bank...

February 7, 2009 3:21 am

Watch what your child eats during the months of February and March! For,experts believe that the food a child consumes during examination days is of vital importance.

February 7, 2009 3:19 am

An alert security guard at the Punjab Engineering College saved several pieces of furniture designed by Le Corbusier from being sold to a junk dealer last month.

February 7, 2009 3:14 am

It has been three weeks since the Haryana Director General of Police had assured justice to a Yamunanagar resident...