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Navjeevan Gopal


Day before class X exam,carton of question papers goes missing
Fri, Mar 06, 2009

A carton of class X exam question papers meant for Hero Kalan village in Mansa district was reported missing on Wednesday...

Protest by teachers,Sholay style
Mon, Feb 23, 2009

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal's visit to Bathinda to lay foundation stones for a cancer and cardiac hospital...

Youth flees de-addiction centre,‘killed’
Tue, Feb 17, 2009

A 25-year-old youth was allegedly beaten to death after he made an unsuccessful attempt to escape from the Dabwali-based Nai Disha Drug...

Photovoltaic power plant awaits repairs for 6 months
Tue, Feb 10, 2009

For a state that is going to be “power-surplus” soon and mega efforts are on for setting up big thermal plants,a little effort is also required at the micro level to make optimum use of the existing infrastructure.

Harvest of discontent: Kinnow growers caught in a knotty affair
Mon, Feb 09, 2009

Upbeat in the beginning of the season when they were getting Rs 15 per kg-- as compared to the maximum price of Rs 8 per kg last year-- the kinnow growers in Punjab have been a worried lot this time. Blame it on the stars,literally.

Man held for murdering daughter,lover
Mon, Feb 09, 2009

In yet another case of honour killing in Punjab,the Ferozepur Police arrested Gurmej Singh,alias Geja,and Surjan Singh for twin murders.

Cong MLA booked for rash driving
Mon, Feb 09, 2009

The Mansa police have booked Congress MLA from Sardulgarh Ajit Inder Singh Mofar for causing death due to rash driving and negligence (under sections 279 and 304-A of the Indian Penal Code).

Hordes of hoardings featuring Badal family deface Bathinda
Fri, Feb 06, 2009

The SAD(B) leaders and patrons know that public memory is short. So that the people do not forget the Badals,at least till the Lok Sabha polls,a series of their colossal family portraits have been put up in this Malwa capital...

Railways,admn start blame game
Tue, Feb 03, 2009

The railways authorities and the district administration preferred to pass the buck after three students were killed when the school van they were travelling in came in front of a rail engine at an unmanned railway crossing at Heraj village in Ferozepur district.

SAD’s Ghubaiya to contest from Ferozepur
Fri, Jan 23, 2009

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today announced the candidature of Jalalabad MLA and Chief Parliamentary Secretary Sher Singh Ghubaiya from Ferozepur parliamentary seat at a public rally of Rai Sikh community in Ghubaiya village.

No power glitches on Sukhbir’s big day
Thu, Jan 22, 2009

With an eye on the ensuing Lok Sabha polls,the ruling SAD-BJP combine in Punjab tried everything in the book to reap maximum political mileage....

State feels ‘powerful’ as Deputy CM Sukhbir takes oath
Thu, Jan 22, 2009

With an eye on the ensuing Lok Sabha polls,the ruling SAD-BJP combine in Punjab tried everything in the book to reap maximum benefits of the function of Sukhbir Badal's coronation as Deputy Chief Minister.

Prams in Sangrur to carry messages on saving girl child
Tue, Jan 13, 2009

Imagine a stroll down the park with your newborn daughter in a pram bringing about attitudinal change in society. Sounds incredible!

Harsimrat asks govt to replace Shagun scheme with FDs
Mon, Jan 12, 2009

In what could be termed as an attempt to add value to the Nanhi Chhaan initiative,Harsimrat Kaur Badal,wife of SAD(B) president Sukhbir Badal...

Three waterlogged villages in Gidderbaha to strike it rich
Sun, Jan 11, 2009

Farmers in three villages of Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Badal’s home constituency Gidderbaha,that had been facing acute problem of water logging for years,have reason to smile.

Punjab cracks down on veterinary quacks
Sat, Jan 10, 2009

Having already cracked down on quacks endangering human lives,authorities in Punjab are now taking a hard line with fake veterinarians.

Allow Markfed to purchase on behalf of CCI,says govt
Fri, Jan 09, 2009

The Punjab government today requested Ministry of Textiles to either direct Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) to post its own staff in five mandis of Punjab...

Family leaves for funeral of daughter killed in Canada
Fri, Jan 09, 2009

Parents and sister of slain Amandeep Kaur Dhillon left Isru village on Thursday evening for Delhi to board a flight to Canada to attend her funeral,which has been scheduled for Saturday.

Father-in-law of Punjabi girl killed in Canada arrested
Thu, Jan 08, 2009

Forty-seven-year-old Kamikar Singh Dhillon has been arrested in Canada for the murder of his daughter-in-law,Amandeep Kaur Dhillon.

‘Honour killing’: Father-in-law held
Thu, Jan 08, 2009

Kamikar Singh Dhillon has been arrested in Canada in connection with murder of his daughter-in-law Amandeep Kaur Dhillon.

41,000 students to get woollens
Wed, Jan 07, 2009

The Sarv Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) authority in Punjab has decided to provide sweaters to as many as 41,410 out-of-school children enrolled in the Alternative and Innovative Education (AIE) programme across the state.

‘Raise voice in Bathinda to get heard’
Tue, Jan 06, 2009

Various unions and residents of Punjab have realised that Bathinda is the raw nerve of the state government.

The crumbling fort of Bathinda
Mon, Jan 05, 2009

Located in the heart of Bathinda,Qila Mubaraq was built in the 6th century by Raja Dab on an area of 15 acres as a defence against the invading Huns.