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Thursday, February 20, 2020



Patiala MP duped: Accused bank manager gets bail

August 28, 2019 3:39 pm

According to reports, Kaur had received a call between July 26 and 29, while she was in Delhi to attend the Parliament session.

Patiala police uncover drug racket in jail

August 14, 2019 10:13 am

On the drug trade being run from inside the jail, SSP Mandeep Sidhu said, the jail authorities have been requested to check the barracks for more suspected people, who could be running the drug trade from inside the jails.

JEE Main result 2019: Patiala boy scores 100 percentile, among top 24 in country

April 30, 2019 8:12 am

JEE Main result 2019: Patiala boy Jayesh Singla (18) is among top 24 in country who scored 100 percentile in JEE mains (January and April test combined). There are two students from Haryana who are also part of this list of 24

Congress finalises six candidates for Punjab

April 02, 2019 9:04 pm

The CEC decided to keep the rest of the seven constituencies pending for want of more discussion.

‘Har Hath Kalam’: Bringing in a change — one pen, one child at a time

March 31, 2019 1:35 pm

An initiative — ‘Har Hath Kalam’ — by a group of 70-odd youngsters is taking beggars and ragpickers off the streets in Patiala and putting them in schools. They have already transformed 100 lives in past year. The going, however, has not been easy. The Indian Express traces the ups and downs of the initiative, and its success story

Railway Claims Tribunal moves court against Patiala resident over false accident claim

January 23, 2019 9:37 am

During the trial, the RCT found that the medico-legal report (MLR) referred to a person named Manpreet Singh who was brought to the hospital. During interrogation, Baljinder Singh admitted that Gupreet's brother Manpreet was the one who fell from the moving train.

For a room with a view at Punjabi University

October 29, 2018 9:03 am

The size of the rooms and the space crunch inside the girls' hostel at Punjabi University, Patiala, are an indication of why students protested for more outdoor time.

Punjabi University: Patiala MP Dharamvir Gandhi meets protesting students, backs demand for 24-hr girls’ hostel

October 12, 2018 8:39 am

The protesting students said they were giving a call to student groups and non-campus organisations to join hands and form an “anti-goondagardi” front.

Illegal mining: Derabassi Block Level Officer shifted to Patiala

June 16, 2018 8:02 am

BLO Baljeet Singh faced the ire of the Vigilance Bureau (VB) last month when it questioned him regarding some mining sites where measurement was not done according to rules.

Sale of pledged gold: High Court quashes FIR against Patiala HDFC Bank officials

March 29, 2016 5:24 am

Complainant Ranjit Singh had registered an FIR on May 6, 2014, against Brijesh Puri and other officials of HDFC Bank for criminal breach of trust at Mandi Gobingarh police station in Fatehgarh Sahib district.


The impact of stubble burning on Delhi’s air pollution: News in Numbers

November 06, 2018 8:50 am

Stubble burning is the deliberate setting fire of the straw stubble that remains after wheat is harvested. The smoke from this practice is often blamed as a major factor in Delhi’s air pollution. This is what the data says.