BSP gets a jolt ahead of MC polls as prominent youth leader, others join Punjab Congress
BSP gets a jolt ahead of MC polls as prominent youth leader


Chandigarh, November 23, BSP gets a jolt ahead of MC polls as prominent youth leader, others join Punjab Congress : The Bahujan Samaj Party has suffered a major jolt ahead of the Municipal Corporation (MC) elections in Punjab, with the former state chief of its youth wing Amrik Bagri from Jalandhar joining the Punjab Congress in the

3 firefighters missing in Ludhiana fire incident 3 firefighters missing in Ludhiana fire incident

Ludhiana, Nov 23, 3 firefighters missing in Ludhiana fire incident : Days after a massive fire incident in a multi-storey plastic factory left 13 people dead, there is no information yet about three firefighters still trapped under the rubble, an official said today. The rescue operations, however, continued at the incident site in Mushtaq Ganj

Rs 1.20 lakh stolen from car in Jalandhar

Rs 1.20 lakh stolen from car: Rs 1.20 lakh were stolen by breaking the glass of Innova car at Avtar Nagar road, Jalandhar on Thursday. The victim is a brother of Congress leader Bunty Neelkanth and District President from AAP Babbu Neelkanth.After the incident, police arrived at the spot and started investigations. Ravinder Pal Singh Happy

Afghan's envoy meets Punjab chief minister Afghan’s envoy meets Punjab chief minister

Afghan’s envoy meets Punjab chief minister Chandigarh – Afghanistan’s Ambassador to India Shaida Mohammad Abdali met Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and discussed the potential for promoting business and trade between the war-torn country and Punjab. Abdali proposed the revival of the Amritsar-Kabul air corridor and a pilot project for 1,500 tonnes of cargo trade to

Makkar against Channi for SAD Jalandhar Urban president's post Makkar against Channi for SAD Jalandhar Urban president’s post

Makkar against Channi for SAD Jalandhar Urban president’s post Jalandhar –  The decision of SAD president and former Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal to put the name of SAD Urban president on hold has brought fissures within the party to the fore. SAD leader Sarabjit Singh Makkar, who contested assembly election 2017 from the

SAD to stage demonstration against illegal mining at Ghanour
SAD to stage demonstration against illegal mining at Ghanour

SAD to stage demonstration against illegal mining at Ghanour Patiala– Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has decided to demonstrate a protest against the on-going issue of illegal mining in Ghanour area and manhandling of the GM industry by the mafia involved in the illegal mining, which has been in turn allegedly supported by the Congress MLA

SAD-BJP seek Khaira's removal as Leader of opposition in assembly
SAD-BJP seek Khaira’s removal as Leader of opposition in assembly

SAD-BJP seek Khaira’s removal as Leader of opposition in assembly Chandigarh – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and BJP on Wednesday urged the Punjab Governor to immediately remove’ AAP legislator Sukhpal Singh Khaira from the post of leader of opposition in Punjab assembly as he has been summoned by a Fazilka court in an alleged drug

E-labour portal for easy access to services for workers launched
E-labour portal for easy access to services for workers launched

E-labour portal for easy access to services for workers launched Chandigarh – Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday launched an e-labour portal to enable workers to access various services offered by the Labour Department in an easy and hassle-free manner, including direct payment into their bank accounts of benefits under welfare schemes. The portal

Railway under bridge at Morinda to be a reality soon: Channi
Railway under bridge at Morinda to be a reality soon: Channi

Railway under bridge at Morinda to be a reality soon: Channi ROOPNAGAR: The Punjab government has chalked out a comprehensive plan for the development of cities and villages. These development works would be carried out keeping in view the needs of the local residents. Disclosing this here on Wednesday Punjab Technical Education and Industrial Training

CM announces compensation for firemen killed in incident
CM announces compensation for firemen killed in incident

CM announces compensation for firemen killed in incident Firemen working day and night at ground zero where a building collapsed after a major fire have blasted the claims over the compensation announced by government as pending dues of fireman who were injured in the past have not been fulfilled. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh

Capt to take up pending GST payment issue with Modi
Capt to take up pending GST payment issue with Modi

Capt to take up pending GST payment issue with Modi Pb govt seeks compensation of Rs 3600 cr from center. Punjab‘s economic crisis are at peak.  As far as the development of Punjab is going on, the government is finding difficult to fulfill the promises that are made during the election time to allure the

Two days after fire incident in Ludhiana, owner of factory arrested

Two days after fire incident in Ludhiana, owner of factory arrested LUDHIANA(SUKHPREET SINGH) – Two days after the factory fire and collapse incident took place in Ludhiana, the owner of the factory Inderjit Singh Golla was finally arrested by the police and several new sections were added in the FIR. Inderjit Singh Gola who was stated to

Punjab cabinet gives nod to amend Punjab excise Act

The Punjab cabinet today approved amendments to a legislation governing co-operative societies in the state to allow people to contest the mergers of some societies. The proposed amendments to the Punjab Co-operative Societies Act, 1961, will also boost efficiencies and transparency in the functioning of such societies, an official spokesperson said after a cabinet meeting,

Ludhiana: Fire broke out at Kundanpuri area

A major fire broke out at jeans factory around 11 pm on Tuesday in Kundanpuri area of Ludhiana.  Three fire brigades reached the spot after getting the information. The machinery, raw materials which was lying in the factory was burnt to ashes. No injuries are reported till now.This factory is located in the residential area,

Punjab firmly cracking down on fraudulent travel agents, assures Capt. Amarinder

Chandigarh, November 21 : – Reaffirming his government’s commitment to cracking down on fraudulent travel agents, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday ordered a blueprint to be prepared for opening Foreign Employment Bureaus in areas from where the maximum number of people were found to be migrating from Punjab to the UK. The

DO NOT SUPPORT BAN ON PADMAVATI; I’AM OPPOSED TO ALL THREATS, SAYS CAPT AMARINDER

Chandigarh, November 21: Rejecting suggestions of supporting a ban on the movie ‘Padmavati’, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has decried attempts by some vested interests to misinterpret his statement on the issue. He had neither supported a ban on the movie nor backed those issuing threats to the actors and crew of Padmavati, said

Ludhiana counts and mourn its dead

SUMAN JAITLY Ludhiana Heart wrenching scenes were witnessed at Ludhiana fire incident when bodies of those buried under the rubble of factory were recovered by rescue teams. As the families of those buried under the debris waited for their relatives, each body made them inconsolable.  The family members were in a quite depressed and emotional

Shehbaz Sharif seeks help from Captain Amarinder to fight pollution

Lahore, Nov 21, Pakistan Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has invited Indian Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to enter a regional cooperation agreement to tackle the issue of smog and environmental pollution. Sharif wrote to Singh that the people of both Punjabs were facing the problem of smog during the months of October and November,

People were buried alive as Ludhiana district authorities closed its eyes

Arjun Sharma The collapse of a factory after fire broke out in it that killed 13 people has raised serious questions on the Municipal Corporation as well as district administration of Ludhiana that have severely failed to take stock of irregularities and flouting of norms by buildings openly without any action. While objections have been

Ludhiana building collapse
Ludhiana building collapse: Death toll reaches 12

Since the Ludhiana building collapse case is getting more and more worse, death toll has reached to twelve now. One more dead body has been recovered from the debris who has been identified as Raj Kumar, who was a fire fighter. Still Four fire workers are feared trapped under the debris. Rescue operation is still