Punjab
Punjab Women Commission settled 35 cases in Lok Adalat

Punjab State Women's Commission Chairperson Mrs. Manisha Gulati has disposed of 35 cases in two days Lok Adalat held at the commission’s head office.

Amarinder discusses cooperation on farm diversification with Dutch Ambassador

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday discussed a series of measures with the Netherlands ambassador to India for promotion of farm diversification in the state.

Ludhiana: High wholesale vegetable prices leave common man burdened

The common man is bearing the brunt of the increased wholesale prices of vegetables in India.

Remove ‘Kaur’ or face consequences says Akali Dal on Sunny Leone biopic

Canadian-born Indian actress Sunny Leone’s upcoming biopic web series “Karenjit Kaur: the Untold Story” title has made the Sikh Community unhappy.

Heavy rains lash parts of Punjab, Haryana

Rains lashed many parts of Punjab and Haryana today, leading to a dip in the mercury by a few notches.

Education Secretary reviews progress of Parho Punjab, Parhao Punjab

With a view to expediting the reforms in school education, Secretary School Education, Krishan Kumar, today, held a meeting with the District Education Officers and the office superintendents at auditorium of Punjab School Education Board, Mohali.

2 more youths from Ferozepur die due to ‘drug overdose’

Two youths – one from village Jhoke Hari Har and the other from Mudki in Ferozepur – both in their twenties -  died due to the drug overdose.

SC verdict on Tuesday on violence by vigilante groups

The Supreme Court will pronounce its verdict on Tuesday on pleas seeking directions to formulate guidelines to curb vigilantism.

Harsimrat asks Captain Amarinder to announce 100 per quintal paddy bonus

Union Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Thursday asked Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to walk the talk if he was really serious about boosting farmer earnings by announcing an immediate bonus of Rs 100 per quintal on paddy.

Down from numero uno to 20th rank, shameful: Sukhbir

Former Deputy Chief Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday said that it was shameful that Punjab had descended from number one to number twenty under the leadership of Capt Amarinder Singh.

19269 cases settled in National Lok Adalat in Punjab: Justice TPS Mann

Lok Adalats are Litigant centered Alternative Dispute Resolution mechanism in which members of Lok Adalat bench motivate and assist the parties to amicably arrive to a settlement.

Shortage of ballot boxes can lead use of EVMs in Panchayat election

The Punjab State Election Commission is likely to conduct Panchayat election on Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs).

No discrimination against LGBTs once Section 377 declared unconstitutional: SC

In a clear indication of its mind on the challenge to constitutional validity of Indian Penal Code's Section 377 which criminalizes gay sex.

Revenue Minister inaugurated the online revenue courts project through video conferencing in the district

A pilot project of Revenue Court Management System (RCMS) in the revenue courts of Amloh in the district was inaugurated by Sukh Sarkaria .

CM directs FM to release Rs. 200 cr for 550th birth celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji

Capt government has decided to spend Rs 200 Cr for development works for 550th Prakash Utsav celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji.

Nigerian held with heroin in Punjab’s Phagwara Congress cared only for one family: PM Modi in Punjab’s farmer’s rally Punjab dissolves all Panchayats ahead of election, process begins to appoint administrators Rs.5 lakh Reward for information of bribery in teachers’ transfers: Soni Punjab postal circle wins big at Aadhaar Excellence Awards Amarinder rejects Khattar's idea of inter-city body for tri-city Chandigarh ADC call upon students to act as catalyst for spreading message of Anti-Drug campaign Amarinder announces free treatment at state-run centres for poor drug addicts Punjab Govt. withdraws cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur’s DSP rank Seven Punjab cops suspended for assisting drug peddlers Dope Test: No punishment to employees found positive, says Punjab CM Army chief General Bipin Rawat visits Golden Temple Police arrested Gangster Dilpreet Singh who shot Parmish Verma Ice factories instructed to add food colour to distinguish edible and non-edible ice No MSP, only Swami Nathan: Farmers‘ urge to Prime Minister with ultimatum Ultra-Marathon runner gets felicitated at Attari-Wagah border Mohali school girl played lead role in Gurdas Maan movie “Nankana” Punjab police issues look-out notice for former SSP Despite minority class status, no recognition to Jains in the Punjab Nodal officers appointed to give major push to anti-drug campaign in schools Punjab launches Mobile and Web based app on drug information system 2 SHOs among 6 Punjab cops suspended for being soft against drug trade Amarinder dismisses Sukhbir's offer of Joint Action on drugs as political gimmick Overdose of drug claims two lives in Amritsar