Lack of labour the Farmers to make use of technology, Planting paddy with machines.


The directive of the Punjab government has initiated the paddy plantation. Since June 15, the work of sowing of paddy was started in the state. But this time, due to the shortage of migrant laborers, the farmers are facing huge difficulties. However, the farmers are now aware of machinery used for plantation. They are giving

Rana Gurjeet Singh Inaugurates new Power grid Sub-station

Rana Gurjeet Singh, Today, Punjab Energy and Irrigation Minister, inaugurated the 66 KV Power Grid Sub-station at Urban Estate Phase 2, Jalandhar.On this occasion, he said that the Punjab government is committed to providing facilities to the people. On this occasion, the area MLA Padmashree Pargat Singh and Jalandhar West MLA Sushil Rinku along with many

23 First Sikh woman appointed as judge in Canada

First Sikh woman Palbinder Kaur Shergill has been appointed Justice of the Supreme Court of British Columbia, Canada. Justice Shergill was born in Punjab, India, and immigrated to Canada with her family at the age of four. She grew up in Williams Lake, BC, and received her law degree from the University of Saskatchewan. The

11 Punjab amends law to beat liquor ban near highways

The Punjab government on Friday passed the Punjab Excise (Amendment) Bill, 2017, in assembly to allow the sale of liquor at hotels, clubs and restaurants, located within 500 metres of state and national highways, thereby circumventing the Supreme Court order, banning the sale of liquor from these outlets. However, restriction on opening of liquor vends

Police arrested three accused who snatched rupees 11 Lakh.

A day after committing loot, the Jalandhar Commissionerate Police on Friday arrested three accused, who had snatched Rs 11 lakh from the possession of a KFC outlet staffer on National Highway-1. Five youth riding pillion on two motorcycles had snatched Rs 11 lakh from the possession of Karandeep Singh at gun point, who is a

Free dialysis in all government hospitals across punjab: Brahm Mohindra

Free dialysis Government Hospitals across Punjab Brahm Mohindra. Punjab health minister Brahm Mohindra announced free dialysis in all Government Hospitals and medical colleges across Punjab.As treatment of dialysis is very expensive, private hospitals charge approximately from Rs.1700 to 3500 on each dialysis. Dialysis is a treatment that filters and purifies the blood using a

Rupees 10 lakh robbed off NRI’s house.

The incidents of theft and robbery in Punjab are on the rise. There has been a case of theft at an NRI‘s home in Darshan colony, Barnala. The thieves made the theft when there was no one in the house. While giving information, the owner of the house Navjot Kaur informed that when she came

Truck unions announce dharna on June 28 in Punjab

In Punjab, truck unions were banned by the Punjab government in the last days, from which there is a protest movement in various truck unions of Punjab. The truck unions have announced protests on June 28 in Punjab. This information was given by the leaders of the truck unions in all the districts of Punjab

Congress leader booked for fraud.

Congress leader booked for fraud DP Correspondent Ludhiana Congress leader from Mullanpur Dakha was booked by local Police for committing fraud on Thursday. Identified as Anil Jain of Mandi Mullanpur has joined Congress party is Assembly elections. Earlier he was in Shiromani Akali Dal.The case was registered after the investigation by senior police officials. The

Parkash Singh Badal visits injured AAP MLAs in hospital.

CHANDIGARH JUNE 22 – Former Chief Minister of Punjab Sardar Parkash Sigh Badal today against the authorities in the Sector 16 for the utterly inhuman treatment being meted out to two AAP legislators who had been admitted following serious injuries inflicted on them by the watch and ward staff of the Punjab Vidhan Sabha and

Navjot Manpreet unite the Opposition Budget Session
Navjot and Manpreet unite the Opposition

Navjot Manpreet unite the Opposition Budget Session From rejecting Manpreet’s budget proposals to open front against Navjot Sidhu, the divided opposition was found standing beside each other ,Budget Session Cabinet Minister Navjot Sidhu Chandigarh A day after the presentation of budget, the Opposition on Wednesday appeared united to corner the treasury benches in Punjab Vidhan

To avoid fraud, know which of the authorized travel agents of Ludhiana?

District Administration lists the list of authorized travel agents on the website to avoid fraud. Advice to check the list when applying for those wishing to go abroad. Strict action will be taken against unregistered / unauthorized travel agents- Deputy Commissioner. The District Administration has listed the list of registered travel agents on the website

Street shopping in Chandigarh to end soon.

Street shopping in Chandigarh may end soon as the authorities have decided to make Chandigarh as a no-vending zone. Many important and loved shopping places in Chandigarh will be affected. Considered as the heart of the City Beautiful, Sector 17, where people often visit for shopping will soon turn into a no-vending zone. Not only

The earnings of ‘Jattu Engineer’ will shock you.

Earnings of ‘Jattu Engineer’ by Dr. Sant Gurmeet Rahim Singh Insan is making a huge impact on the box office. The film’s earnings are shocking. The movie ‘Jatu Engineer’ has earned over Rs 421 crores in just a single month.Talking about the film, it is a comedy movie which also gives a social message as

Anybody found guilty in Amritsar Food Scam would not be spared: Amarinder

The Punjab government gave assurance that government will not spare anyone who so ever involved in the Amritsar food grain distribution scam, in which disciplinary proceedings have already been initiated against all the 22 officials found guilty of embezzlement. He asserted that no misappropriation of food articles meant for distribution amongst the deserving poor under

Punjab Budget 2017-18 vidhan sabha session
Punjab Budget 2017-18 vidhan sabha session Key points 1.18 lakh crore

Punjab Budget 2017-18 vidhan sabha session Key points 1.18 lakh crore:- Punjab Budget Session 2017-18: A brief summery of Budget. New government has increase their allocation in Punjab Budget 2017-18 vidhan sabha session  for agriculture by 65.77% from `6383.01 crore in 2016-17 BE to `10580.99 crore in 2017-18 BE. This Government will lay major emphasis on development

International Yoga Day 2017 celebrated in Haryana and Punjab

The third International Yoga Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm across the twin states of Haryana and Punjab. Chief minister, ministers, MLAs and chief parliamentary secretaries took part in district level functions in Haryana. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar was the chief guest in district level function organised in Indri in Karnal. Yoga Day celebrations were also

Unfortunate day for the farmers of Punjab: Sukhbir Badal

Press note Unfortunate day for the farmers of Punjab: Sukhbir Badal Sukhbir asks Amarinder to apologize for stabbing his back and applying salt on their wounds. Just Rs 14,705 due to the promise of debt waiver of Rs 2 lakh is cheating Akali Dal will present resolution against Chief Minister and Finance Minister for misleading

Gang Clash in Bathinda, Two injured.

Partap Nagar in Bathinda turned into Gang-land when two different gangs clashed. Vishwa, a notorious gangster, was sitting by his friend, Yashpal, when their rival group charged on them. The other group kept firing at both Vishva and Yashpal, leaving them both injured. The other gang fled from the spot immediately after their assault.Both injured

Farmers lashes out at Captain, Says the govt didn’t keep it’s words.

With the budget session going on in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha, the Congress government announced it’s waiver of loans on the farmers. The Congress government waived off the loans and debts of the farmers owning agricultural land up to 5 acres and their loans from Co-operative banks and the Government banks. The announcement was hugely