Punjab
Harsimrat asks Pb govt to expedite work on road for new AIIMS in Bathinda

Union food processing minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal today asked Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh to expedite work on the construction of approach road to new AIIMS work site in Bathinda as well as the establishment of a power grid station beside other civil works to ensure the prestigious project does not get delayed any further.

1993 Mumbai blast convict Tahir Merchant passes away

1993 Mumbai blast convict Tahir Merchant passes away. Tahir Merchant alias Tahir Taklya a convict in 1993 Mumbai blast passed away early on Wednesday morning following a cardiac arrest

Rape accused must be punished within 6 months says Gujral

The heinous rape and murder cases with minors are coming to light in many parts of the country. It has raised questions about the social system of the country.

U.S. embassy advises Indian travellers to apply early for visa

U.S. embassy advises Indian travellers to apply early for visa. The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi has recommended travelers across India to apply early for U.S. visas due to heavy demand.

Gap deepens with CM as Jakhar unaware about expansion

Despite the huge claims of cordial relations by the CM Captain Amrinder Singh with PPCC Chief Sunil Jakhar, it seems the gaps between duo are going to be deepens. Cabinet expansion is one of the many agendas, which are likely to be discussed in the proposed meeting between Rahul Gandhi and CM Amrinder Singh, Sunil Jakhar

Harbhajan Mann thanks Jimmy Sheirgill for quality Punjabi movies

Harbhajan Mann thanks Jimmy Sheirgill for quality Punjabi movies. Punjabi singer Harbhajan Mann has shown respect to actor Jimmy Sheirgill for making “quality Punjabi movies” while keeping his “head held high” in Bollywood. 

Markets opened in Phagwara after three days of communal violence

Though with the hard efforts, assurance of security and inspiration of SP Phagwara Parminder Singh Bhandal the shopkeepers today opened their shops even in most congested bazar Bansan Wala of the town  after three days of violent clash between two communities on last Friday night, but panic and tension continued among the people on Tuesday.

Bir Devinder demands, immediate removal of Director SGPC Dr. Jatinder Singh Sidhu

Bir Devinder Singh fiormer Deputy Speaker of Punjab Vidhan Sabha today demanded removal of Dr. Jatinder Singh Sidhu as Director Education of SGPC before he smashes up the dignity of Sikh institutions and commits more frauds with educational institutions run by the SGPC: Bir Devinder Singh.

CWG 2018: No cheers from govt for CWG medallists

Haryana government has announced a lot of incentives for the winners of medals at the Commonwealth Games (CWG) like cash prize from Rs 1.5 crore to gold medallist to Rs 75 lakh for silver medallists and Rs 50 lakh for bronze medallists and jobs, but nothing of the sort has yet been announced by the government of Punjab.

Technical Education Minister Channi allots stations to newly recruited civil engineer lecturers

Technical Education Minister, Punjab Mr. Charanjit Singh Channi today allotted the stations to the newly recruited civil engineer lecturers in the government polytechnic colleges. It is pertinent that in the technical education department 20 new civil engineering lecturers have been recruited who were called by the technical education minister to allot them available stations as per their choice in a transparent manner.

Punjab Welfare Min orders speedy disposal of cases involving senior citizens

 The Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister, Punjab, Mrs. Razia Sultana today reiterated that the Punjab Government is fully committed to providing the benefits of various development schemes besides the rights to the old age people for which purpose the committees at District level have been constituted so as to ensure implementation of the Maintenance & Welfare Of Parents & Senior Citizen Act, 2007 in the state.

Punjab schools to introduce sports period from Class 1

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday gave in-principle approval to the introduction of the Sports period in government schools from Class I, even as he directed the Sports Department to work out the modalities for a health insurance schemes for sports veterans.

Justice Ranjit Singh inquiry commission will visit Sangrur tomorrow

Justice Ranjit Singh (Retd.), Commission of Inquiry constituted by Punjab Government to inquire into all incidents of sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji, Srimad Bhagwad Gita and Holy Quran Sharif will visit the District Sangrur on 18th April, 2018 

Capt Amarinder directs Finance Dept to immediately release Rs.8 crore for Punjab State War Heroe's Memorial & Museum

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday directed the Finance Department to immediately release the grant of Rs. 8 crores already sanctioned in the budget for the completion of Punjab State War Heroes' Memorial and Museum (PSWHMM) at Amritsar.

Fast cum dharna by the Punjab Power Engineers leaders

Extended Executive Committee of PSEB Engineers’ Association held a Fast-cum-Dharna today in front of PSPCL Head Office, Patiala to protest against non fulfillment of their demands by PSPCL/PSTCL Managements.

MoU inked to pave way for pave way for establishment of Aeronautical Engineering College in Patiala Attack on Parmish Verma: Gangster’s aide held from Baddi SC refuses to block release of Nanak film Punjab Govt to bear treatment expenses of Phagwara communal clash victims Bikram Majithia backs agitating Punjab teachers demanding pay parity Punjab govt allowed use of tractor-trolleys for lifting of food grains Punjab CM appeals to maintain peace, law and order in wake of communal clashes in Phagwara Road rage case: No question of Sidhu resigning, says Captain Punjab extends suspension of mobile internet services in four districts till April 16 AAP appoints district presidents in Punjab Parmish Verma admitted in Fortis Hospital with gun shots Gold each for Mary, Vikas, Gaurav; India ends boxing campaign with 9 medals Punjab Vidhan Sabha speaker calls upon people to fulfill dreams of Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Situation remains tense in Phagwara after attack on Shiv Sena leader Phagwara clash: 4 injured; Mob internet services suspended in 4 Punjab districts Kathua row: Two BJP ministers resign VB nabs owners of Mittal Traders for misappropriating panchayat funds Punjab CM declares zero tolerance on road safety Navjot Singh Sidhu launches novel initiative with firm commitment to build robust fire safety infrastructure Punjab government inks MoU with IOC to set up biogas, bio-CNG plants Punjab CM greets people on 319th Sajna Divas of Khalsa Panth & Baisakhi Rana KP Singh greets people on the eve of Baisakhi Mining Sector can act as game changer for economy of Punjab given state's potential: Navjot Singh Sidhu 9 new schemes for the welfare of disables soon be started in Punjab: Chief Commissioner, GoI