Sukhbir, Sampla to hold election rally today
Sukhbir, Sampla to hold election rally today


Sukhbir, Sampla to hold election rally today Chandigarh: SAD chief Sukhbir Siongh Badal and Punjab BJP president Vijay Sampla will hold a rally at Mukerian bypass on Tuesday to seek votes for Swarn Salaria, the alliance’s candidate for Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll. By-election is due on October 11 in the constituency which fell vacant following

Union Steel Ministry urged to set up auto shredding plant Union Steel Ministry urged to set up auto shredding plant

Union Steel Ministry urged to set up auto shredding plant. Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has urged the Central government to set up an Auto Shredding Plant at Mandi Gobindgarh, for which his government was ready to allocate the necessary land. In a letter to Union Minister of Steel Chaudhary Birender Singh, Captain Amarinder cited

Gurdaspur LS seat a parking space for outsiders: Khajuria

Gurdaspur LS seat a parking space for outsiders: Khajuria. The AAP candidate for the Gurdaspur LS bypoll, Major General (retd) Suresh Khajuria, on Monday accused the Congress and the BJP of turning the Parliamentary seat into a “parking space for outsiders”. He said the seat had always been represented by “outsiders”, barring two occasions, and urged

CM for review of tax on agri goods under GST CM for review of tax on agri goods under GST

CM for review of tax on agri goods under GST Chandigarh: Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to review the tax rates imposed on agriculture related goods under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) to provide relief to farmers. In a letter to the Prime Minister, copies of which were

SAD asks FM to explain why he lied on farm loan waiver notification SAD asks FM to explain why he lied on farm loan waiver notification

SAD asks FM to explain why he lied on farm loan waiver notification. Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has asked state Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal to explain why he lied to farmers on the farm loan waiver notification, even as it asked PCC chief Sunil Jakhar to explain with what moral right he was contesting

AAP announced office bearers for District Ludhiana (Urban) Body
AAP announced office bearers for District Ludhiana (Urban) Body

AAP announced office bearers for District Ludhiana (Urban) Body Ludhiana – Aam Aadmi Party Ludhiana Urban President . Daljeet Singh Grewal (Bhola) in the presence of State General Secretary Ahbaab Singh Grewal and  Member State Media Team Darshan Singh Shankar  announced the list of Office bearers of  District  Ludhiana Urban  body at a press conference

Punjab Senior Congress leader's role to get flee to Honeypreet
Punjab Senior Congress leader’s role to get flee to Honeypreet

Punjab Senior Congress leader’s role to get flee to Honeypreet Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga) – Close to Baba and Jassi, Gora exposes the secrets. To get flee to Honeypreet , a close aide of Dera Head, there was main role of a senior leader of Punjab Congress and former MLA Harminder Singh Jassi. Alleging it, Bhupinder Singh

Delimitation of wards, Jalandhar MLAs to meet local bodies director today
Delimitation of wards, Jalandhar MLAs to meet local bodies director today

Delimitation of wards, Jalandhar MLAs to meet local bodies director today Jalandhar(Kusum Arora) – With the conclusion of five year term of Jalandhar Municipal Corporation (MC), the five local MLAs from urban constituencies were all set to meet Director Local Bodies in Chandigarh for a meeting on delimitation of wards under civic body. Following the MC’s term

Several SHOs, incharge of wings reshuffled
Several SHOs, incharge of wings reshuffled

Several SHOs, incharge of wings reshuffled Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – In a major reshuffle in Police department, the commissioner of Police have transferred 45 officials including SHOs of Police stations and wings of Police commissionerates. The transfers were made on administrative grounds and the officials were asked to join their new postings with immediate effect. According to

Four arrested with 250 gram heroin
Four arrested with 250 gram heroin

Four arrested with 250 gram heroin Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Following its campaign, the Jalandhar Rural Police on Monday claimed to have arrested four persons with 250 gram heroin in the last two days. The market price of heroin was close to Rs 1.25 crore. SSP Rural Gurpreet Singh Bhullar had directed SP Balkar Singh to lead a

Rising petro prices, Youth congress workers burn PM Modi’s effigy
Rising petro prices, Youth congress workers burn PM Modi’s effigy

Rising petro prices, Youth congress workers burn PM Modi’s effigy Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Following sky rocketing petrol-diesel prices, Punjab Youth Congress workers on Monday burnt the effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi outside Deputy Commissioner office. District Youth Congress Central president Paramjit Singh Bal led the protest and also carried a motorcycle and gas cyclinder on

Hindu organization records statement against Sukhpal Khaira in local court
Hindu organization records statement against Sukhpal Khaira in local court

Hindu organization records statement against Sukhpal Khaira in local court Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Following no response from Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira, a BJP leader from Pandit Deen Dyal Upadhyay Samriti Manch Punjab on Monday handed over evidence against Khaira in a local court for naming RSS behind the killing of a pastor in Ludhiana.Pandit Deen

Gurdaspur Bypoll: Ludhiana Congress leaders to campaign in Pathankot
Gurdaspur Bypoll: Ludhiana Congress leaders to campaign in Pathankot

Gurdaspur Bypoll: Ludhiana Congress leaders to campaign in Pathankot Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – As the campaign for Gurdaspur By election shifted in top gear, the Ludhiana Congress leaders have also pull up their socks for campaigning in Gurdaspur. MP Ravneet Singh Bittu who was made Incharge of Pathankot has assigned the duties to MLAs, office bearers of

Attach properties of loan and tax defaulters: DC to Revenue officials
Attach properties of loan and tax defaulters: DC to Revenue officials

Attach properties of loan and tax defaulters: DC to Revenue officials Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Tightening the noose against willful defaulters of loans and taxes, Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Varinder Kumar Sharma Monday asked the Revenue officials to attach the properties of such defaulters. Chairing a meeting of the Revenue officials here, the DC  said that recovery of

Govt-owned ambulances not to carry CM’s photo in Punjab

Chandigarh, Sep 25 (PTI) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today asked state officials to ensure that his photographs are not carried on government owned ambulances. In the previous SAD-BJP regime, these ambulances carried the pictures of the then chief minister Prakash Singh Badal.Two years ago the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) rapped the Punjab government for

Contractor-politician nexus drive parking lots in Ludhiana

Arjun Sharma The parking mafia running in Ludhiana with a backing from a section of political leaders is ruling the roost and violating all set norms. Fleecing of residents at these parking lots has become common with no action by Municipal Corporation.Residents who are not aware of the parking fee become a target of the

Idu Sharif renowned Dhadi singer gets a financial aid of Rs 2 lakh

Chandigarh, September 25, 2017:  Idu Sharif, renowned Dhadi singer gets a financial  assistance of Rs 2 lakh from Punjab Arts Council (PAC) on Monday.Navjot Singh Sidhu, Punjab Minister for Culture,  offered the cash aid to the singer at his residence at Manimajra near Chandigarh. Navjot Singh Sidhu was accompanied by PAC Chairman Dr Surjit Patar

Punjab campaign
This Punjab campaign says AIDS spread through handshake

This Punjab campaign says AIDS spread through handshake.  Punjab State Aids Control Society (PSACS) has taken misinformation to another level. A pamphlet published by PSACS, with an intention of providing awareness on AIDS, seems to have backfired. The pamphlet states shaking hands with an infected person as one of the reasons catching the disease. Not just

Gurdaspur by-poll: Salaria mum on Qadian-Beas rail line link
Gurdaspur by-poll: Salaria mum on Qadian-Beas rail line link

Gorav Sally- BJP candidate for Gurdaspur by-poll, Swaran Salaria had on Sunday refused to speak on vital project like ‘Qadian-Beas Rail Line Link’. Once among the up most issues for Parliamentary election, both the BJP and Congress had attacked each other for failure to fulfill their promises to accomplish this project in which people of

Tarn Taran
Tarn Taran: Son hacks man accused of father’s murder

Tarn Taran: A 35-year-old man and his four accomplices brutally murdered a man accused of killing his father at Thatha village of Tarn Taran, police said. The victim, Buta Singh(40), main accused in the murder of Harbans Singh(55) of the village but currently on bail. He was allegedly attacked by Harbans Singh son of Gurpreet