Bathinda News

In Maur, poll campaign brings alive a brutal electoral memory: 'Just return me my child’

On the basis of the investigation by a three-member Special Investigation Team (SIT), headed by DIG Ranbir Singh Khatra, three dera followers were named as accused in the case. Police have not been able to arrest any of the three.

Bathinda: In election season, thermal plant staffers hit by shutdown, resume protest

In 2016, the employees were sitting on dharnas ahead of the 2017 Vidhan Sabha polls in Punjab as the then ruling SAD-BJP government had proposed to close the plant. Post elections, four units of Bathinda thermal and two units of Ropar were shut down.


In Punjab, debris gives life to civic projects

Like in Bathinda, where a group of municipal corporation officials have come together to recycle their construction waste to make bricks, manhole covers, sidewalks and plant holders.

Ludhiana: Father kills minor daughter, arrested

Sharing details about the arrest, Davinder Singh DSP City, said, "The family resides in Mehna Chowk and the couple was not in a cordial relationship. They also own a small readymade clothes shop in their ancestral house nearby, which is lying locked.

8 years later, plan for cricket stadium in Bathinda scrapped

Badal had laid the foundation stone for the stadium in 2007. However, now a portion of the 25-acre land will be transferred to the health department.

3,500 trees face axe for AIIMS in Bathinda

The university was running its regional research centre on this land for over 25 years. Apart from trees, crops were also cultivated here for research purposes.


Rumour of bomb in school bag creates panic in Bathinda town

The RMM DAV Public School was evacuated after the rumour that a woman had put some explosive substance in the bag of one of the students.

Power complaints increase, PSPCL extra staff yet to join

Power woes are the maximum in Haibowal area where residents stage dharnas on a daily basis.

Infosys techie from Bathinda found murdered in Pune

Investigations found that Sethi had come to Pune from Bathinda on May 5 after he got a job with Infosys in its Hinjewadi office.

Badal,Capt bastions home to chronic drug addicts

Politically speaking,Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and his predecessor and state Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh might be poles apart,but addicts,in their respective hinterlands of Bathinda and Patiala,appear unanimous in chronic consumption of drugs every day.