May 03, 2015 5:16 am
After the comments drew widespread criticism Rakhra denied claimed he was talking about crop failure.
September 26, 2014 11:49 pm
High drama witnessed on the last day of the ongoing Youth and Heritage Festival of Panjab University at Government College for Girls.
September 03, 2013 3:36 am
The government will spend Rs 1,700 crore on up-gradation and expansion of rural link roads,said Punjab Rural Development and Panchayat Minister Surjit Singh Rakhra on Monday
April 09, 2014 12:19 pm
The visit of Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal was nothing less than a battle to deal with for the city residents
April 21, 2013 2:08 am
The media has played in an important role in exposing corruption,and now it should work to maintain the confidence that people have reposed in it.
April 16, 2014 12:10 pm
Refusing to stay the upcoming panchayat elections in the state,the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday gave the Punjab government,22 deputy commissioners and Minister for Rural Development Surjit Singh Rakhra a week to reply to a PIL filed by the state Congress,which has accused the state of clandestinely carving out wards for the elections.
April 16, 2014 12:23 pm
The Punjab Congress on Tuesday moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court challenging the delimitation of wards for panchayat elections.
April 16, 2014 12:32 pm
The Punjab government is having a re-look at holding panchayat elections in the state in the wake of the impending death sentence to Khalistan Liberation Force terrorist Devinderpal Singh Bhullar.
April 16, 2014 2:33 pm
Two boys Satbir,a resident of Tajiya village and Rohtash,a resident of Bhrokha village were honoured by Sirsa Deputy Commissioner J Ganesan on Wednesday for showing exemplary courage in rescuing a drowning woman on March 27.
April 17, 2014 11:49 am
A local court has sent two minors to a juvenile home for allegedly attempting to rape a 7-year-old girl in a village in Hajipur on Friday.