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Wednesday, July 08, 2020



Before taking his own life, youth records video accusing Cong MLA of injustice

July 01, 2020 1:24 pm

After the suicide by hanging came to light, SAD and BSP leaders protested and demanded a case against the Congress MLA.

‘Not slogans, give us better infra, level playing field to compete with China’

June 30, 2020 1:29 pm

Jalandhar’s sports industry — one of the largest in the country — is worth around Rs 1,700 crore, including Rs 400 crore export and Rs 1,300 crore domestic supply, out of which nearly Rs 300 crore worth finished goods and raw material comes from China.

Jalandhar’s Rs 1,700-crore sports goods industry bleeds

May 22, 2020 4:32 pm

Jalandhar’s sports industry, which is worth Rs 1,700 crore, including Rs 400 crore export and Rs 1,300 crore domestic supply, provides employment to around 60,000 to 70,000 people.

In migrant exodus, worry for Punjab paddy farmers: ‘our fields may stay barren’

May 21, 2020 11:31 am

In Punjab, around 28-29 lakh hectares area is expected to come under rice this season for which the state would need over 6 lakh labourers from UP and Bihar.

Bedridden migrant worker wheeled by kin to Jalandhar rly station, only to be ‘chased away’

May 19, 2020 11:26 am

Since they live 40 km away and have no means of transport, they went to a bus stop near the station, hoping to stay there.

‘A bureaucrat is like a third finger. If this finger is cut off, the hand becomes useless’

May 18, 2020 12:55 pm

In a video uploaded on his You Tube channel Jittega Punjab, Sidhu, said, “A bureaucrat is like a third finger in the hand. If this finger is cut off, the hand becomes useless.”

Punjab: Online classes a hit as 71% Std X students appear in online test

May 07, 2020 12:22 pm

The classes were started over a month ago after the closing of schools much before the announcement of the COVID-19 lockdown.

Jalandhar: At mandis, nature of work leaves little room for social distancing

April 26, 2020 3:52 pm

A visit to the several grain markets across Jalandhar revealed that while the presence of the labourers was limited, but despite that social distancing was missing in practice.

Amid curfew relaxations, several out on roads, huge rush at rehris, chemists, banks

April 17, 2020 12:13 pm

While social distancing seems to be forgotten in various parts of Jalandhar, residents of various villages in the district observe social distancing and have even put up barriers at the entrances of the villages.

Punjab: Two-year-old grandson is 11th family member to test positive for COVID-19

March 24, 2020 5:42 pm

Health officials on Monday also took samples of two siblings – a three-year-old and a six-year-old – who had come from Italy on March 3 along with their parents.