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Punjab: Kapurthala farmers engaged in stubble burning to lose government welfare benefits

October 11, 2022 3:45 pm

Deputy Commissioner of Kapurthala Vishesh Sarangal said that such persons would also not be eligible for passport verification and arms licence.

Kapurthala: Jailed inmate flees from civil hospital during treatment

September 08, 2022 8:24 pm

According to the police, the inmate has been identified as Sandip Singh, a resident of Haibowal near Phillaur.

Kapurthala: Three communities hold key

January 14, 2022 10:34 am

🔴 Once a part of the Kapurthala estate, the four constituencies here have a rich history but all face same problems: drugs, unemployment, civic issues

Kapurthala gurdwara granthi arrested for 'murder', police say no sacrilege

December 25, 2021 11:44 am

🔴 While they ruled out any desecration and called it a murder, police said they were looking at the possibility of the killing being part of a conspiracy to “sensationalise” the sacrilege issue.

Govt has taken many path-breaking initiatives, more in coming days, says Punjab CM

November 06, 2021 8:10 am

Channi announced a grant of Rs 2 crore for the Lord Vishwakarma temple, adding that a hi-tech ambulance will be provided to a charitable hospital being run by organisation.

Punjab: PSPCL waives power bill arrears worth Rs 77 cr

October 22, 2021 9:00 pm

A spokesperson of the Chief Minister’s Office said that there are as many as 15.85 lakh beneficiaries with total liability of Rs 1505 crore, out of which the outstanding arrears worth Rs 77.37 crore have been waived off so far.

Punjab govt urges defence ministry to sanction third Sainik school

June 27, 2021 6:50 pm

Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said the state government would sign the Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) for the third Sainik School as soon as the approval of the Defence Ministry is received.

Punjab: NRI arrested under UAPA gets bail as cops tell court they have no evidence against him

July 31, 2020 11:01 am

He was granted bail after investigative officer in the case, DSP Jatinder Singh, informed the court that they do not have any evidence to prove that the accused is a member of the SFJ or any other outfit declared unlawful association by the Centre.

Amid complaints, PTU cancels interviews for eight professor posts

July 04, 2020 12:36 pm

The action came amid a complaint shot by the eligible faculty members of government engineering colleges of Punjab to the Technical Education Department regarding alleged irregularities in short-listing of the 13 candidates for the interview.

‘Bonded labour’ at brick kiln: High Court tells Kapurthala collector to file report

June 26, 2020 10:24 am

A petition filed by activist Nirmal Gorana last week alleged that at least 50 labourers from Chhattisgarh including minors and women were being forced to work as ‘bonded labourers’ at a brick kiln in Sangatpur village of Phagwara tehsil.