Bathinda News

Kashmiri students face fund crunch: Bathinda varsity extends fee deadline, SGPC steps in to help with ration

With these students fast running out of money to meet their daily expenses, including paying for food, help has also started pouring in from institutions like the SGPC.

Ludhiana: Breach in Ghaggar widens to 80 ft, 5,000 acre farmland inundated

Sources said that Sangrur administration had sought Rs 25 lakh from the state government for repair works of Ghaggar river, but it had not been allotted.


Bathinda: Waterlogging abates, SAD-Congress blame game persists

Congress leaders Jagroop Singh Gill and KK Aggarwal alleged that the waterlogging was due to ill-managed cleaning of the sewage pipes.

Bathinda grapples with submerged roads, poor drainage; 37 cows dead

Bathinda received the highest amount of rainfall (178 mm) in a single day in the last 20 years, according to data released by Punjab Agricultural University’s (PAU) agrometeorlogy department.

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.