Punjab
Punjab notifies one-time property tax settlement

In a Diwali gift to the tax payers, the local bodies department has finally issued the notification for the one-time settlement of the pending house tax/property tax amount. 

RSS leader Gosain killed in Ludhiana by two motor cycle born masked men

A senior RSS Leader , Ravinder Gosain (60), was shot by two unidentified men in Ludhiana on Tuesday morning. It was the seventh such murder in the state in the past two years in which leader of various organisations had been killed  with the same modus operandi -two masked men on a motorcycle killing a prominent person from close range.

Navneet Bal's journey to PCS, she lost father at 13, fulfills his dream at 23

Shahkot Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Navneet Kaur Bal was just 13 when she lost her father but such was the determination of this young girl transformed the dream of her late father into reality by becoming PCS just at age of 23 years.

Punjab CM assures farmers no power meters will be installed oin tubewells

The Punjab government on Monday announced a series of measures for the welfare of the farming community, including its decision to bring in a comprehensive Agricultural Policy for the state in the next session of the Vidhan Sabha.

Talwars free after four years, get warm welcome at home

Dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar on Monday evening walked out of the Dasna Jail here after four years, after being absolved of the charge of murdering their daughter and domestic help, to a warm welcome at Nupur's parental home.

Punjab cabinet passed Industrial and Business development policy 2017

In order to boost industrialization and revive economic activity in the state, the Punjab Cabinet today approved the new Industrial and Business Development Policy-2017, paving the way for fixing of industrial power tariff at Rs 5 per unit w.e.f November 1 and a one-time settlement of industrial loans. 

Gurdaspur results shows Congress on path of revival across the country:Amarinder Singh

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday hailed the Congress win in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-poll as a “total rejection of the anti-people policies” of the BJP and its ally the SAD and said it underlines the “political annihilation” of the AAP.

Many gets elected SGPC members without having religious traits: Sikh scholars

Eminent Sikh thinkers and scholars observed that the Sikh Gurdwara Act, enacted nearly 100 years ago by the British to manage the affairs of Sikh shrines has lost its relevance as it  has been reduced to an arrangement for electing a house for the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on the political pattern of a state assembly relegating distinct Sikh religious requirements to the background.

Jiski Lathi Uski Bhains', is how Punjab AAP rates Congress victory in Gurdaspur

Khaira Leader of Opposition in a statement issued here said that, although AAP has no hesitation to accept its defeat in the Gurdaspur by election but at the same time psephology and the track record of Punjab by elections clearly indicates, that it is the ruling party which always wins these elections “Jis di lathi, Uss di bhains”. 

No cases against farmers for stubble burning, says Punjab CM

Lambasting the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for misleading people with false allegations against his government, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday made it clear that no cases were being registered against farmers reported to be resorting to stubble burning. 

24 fall ill after consuming food on Tejas Express

At least 24 passengers of the Goa-Mumbai Tejas Express on Sunday fell ill after consuming food served by on-board pantry car operator and were admitted to hospital, officials said. The IRCTC has launched an investigation.

Behbal Kalan killings: Dal Khalsa blames both previous and present Punjab governments

As saying goes 'justice delayed is justice denied', the Dal Khalsa blamed both previous and present Punjab governments for denying justice to victims of Behbal Kalan police firing.  

Mrs Kavita Khanna disappointed at Gurdaspur by-election results

Late BJP MP Vinod Khanna’s wife Kavita Khanna today expressed her disappointment over the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll results and said the party would introspect on the reasons of the defeat.

Jakhar victory in Gurdaspur parliamentary election great booster to INC, Capt Amrinder Singh

Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar has not only defeated the BJP candidate by a big margin but beat its own party’s four decades old record of Congress MP Sukhbans Kaur Bhinder, who had won with a margin of 1.51 lakh votes.

Journalism today Passing through Crucial Juncture: Harish Khare

Batting for the freedom of speech and transparency, Mr. Harish Khare, Editor-in-Chief of The Tribune today said the journalism was passing through a crucial juncture where fearless reporting was the need of the hour. He said the profession of Journalism had always been challenging and if we trace its history we would find different testing times it passed through. 

Election over, now start disbursing loan waiver amount to farmers, SAD asks Cong govt Punjab , UT Chandigarh, Haryana asked to fix fire crackers timing during Diwali festival period Punjab to be model state for safe childhood : Amarinder Punjab in itself a huge brand: Navjot Sidhu Low turnout in Gurdaspur direct result of planned intimidation – SAD Amidst chaos SGPC men throw out head of Gurdwara Chhota Ghallughara trust out of Akal Takhat Petition against Navjot Sidhu TV show dismissed as infructuous as show already called off Sirsa Dera Self-styled god's appeal against his conviction, High Court issues notice to CBI Punjab Government proposes relief for propriety buyers from GAMADA, its other agencies Chandigarh's DAV College men and women hit bull's eye We will do our best to make Iraq proud: Striker Dawood Punjab Vigilance to monitor paddy procurement in anaj mandis Navjot Sidhu seeks stringent law for violence against journalists Lost in polls, BJP forgets Vinod Khanna's birthday Congress playing dirty tricks to divert attention of people from real issues: SAD BJP Government announces GST sops under public pressure but too little Woman’s complaint with pen drive showing Langah in action with the same woman led to registration of rape case Capt Amarinder seeks funds from Centre not as alms but as a matter of Punjab's right, says Jakhar Two rape victims move HC, seek life imprisonment for Gurmeet Ram Rahim Rajnish Kumar appointed New SBI Chairman for a Period of Three Years CM greets people on Pargat Utsav of Bhagwan Valmiki Ji Honeypreet remanded in six-day police custody Tobacco Vendors to be Included in the Licensing Process, Center to Punjab Government Markfed launches 'Sohna Amla' and 'Aloe-Vera Juice'