Jun 03

No respond by official to the letters of President of India and PM for 5 years
No respond by official to the letters of President of India and PM for 5 years

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Punjab officials have no care about complaints receiving from Prime Minister and the President’s Office. Complaints forwarded by both offices to Punjab are still waiting to just watch and reply since 6-7 years. Despite the reminders, the top officials only forward these reminders to the various department and DCs for further action, just

Bihar girl raped for 7 months by principal, two teachers and 16 students
Japanese woman raped in Kullu by a taxi driver

Japanese woman raped in Kullu by a taxi driver: A Japanese lady was allegedly raped by a taxi driver in Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu, police said on Friday. Meanwhile, the police has registered a case and arrested a person in the connection. “Case has been registered and one person also arrested. Victim has been sent for

Hike in fuel prices continues to threaten citizens
States not agree to GST on petrol, diesel, says Union Defence Minister

Ludhiana – In a damage control mode over high fuel prices, Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman claimed that the states were not ready for bringing fuel prices under Goods and Service Tax (GST). Minister said that some states were earning good income in the shape of taxes from fuel and states were not in favour of imposing

Sukhbir, Harsimrat thank PM, Amit Shah for GST waiver on langar
Sukhbir, Harsimrat thank PM, Amit Shah for GST waiver on langar

Chandigarh – The SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal and Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday thanked the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the BJP president Amit Shah and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for the decision to grant exemption on GST on purchases for langar in gurdwaras and other religious shrines in the country. The decision will

Popular anchor Ravneet Singh going to mark his debut in 'Jatt vs IELTS'
Popular anchor Ravneet Singh going to mark his debut in ‘Jatt vs IELTS’

IELTS is not an unfamiliar term especially among Punjabi families. It won’t be wrong to say that the number of IELTS institutes in Punjab is as equal to as of school in the state. And all these coaching institutes have equally enthusiastic students whose only dream is to settle aboard, especially Canada, or “Kaneda” as Punjabis

Govt. in dilemma, Vigilance initiate probe in nursing scam exposed by BJP leader

Govt. in dilemma, Vigilance initiate probe in nursing scam exposed by BJP leader. Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The Punjab Government is dilemma over the alleged corruption case, which has been brought in the light by the BJP leader. The alleged scam is related to Punjab Nursing Council, whose senior Assistant Darshi Devi had been arrested taking Rs

Shahkot Bye-Poll result: Captain hails Congress victory
Shahkot Bye Poll: With meticulous campaign Cong succeeded in changing scenario

By winning the Shahkot bye-poll with a margin of 38,802 votes, the ruling Congress party on Thursday sealed the lips of its critics, at least for now. For the Congress, the Shahkot journey had started on a negative note. The party candidate Hardev Singh Laddi Sherowalia got booked in an illegal sand mining case and the police

Sardar, Lakra return to Indian side for Champions Trophy
Sardar, Lakra return to Indian side for Champions Trophy

NEW DELHI: Former captain Sardar Singh was on Thursday brought back to bolster the Indian hockey team’s midfield while Birendra Lakra was included to shore up the defence line-up for the upcoming Champions Trophy, beginning on June 23 in Breda, The Netherlands. Hockey India announced the 18-man squad for the last edition of the prestigious

Shahkot Bye-Poll result: Captain hails Congress victory
Shahkot Bye-Poll result: Captain hails Congress victory

Chandigarh – Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has hailed the Congress victory in Shahkot bye-poll, with which the party now has two-thirds majority in the Vidhan Sabha, as vindication of the government’s peoplecentric policies. In a statement issued here after Congress party’s Hardev Singh Laddi defeated Shiromani Akali Dal’s Naib Singh Kohar by a landslide

Punjab cabinet okays release of valid scholarship amount for SC students
Punjab cabinet okays release of valid scholarship amount for SC students

Chandigarh – To ensure that SC students do not face hardship on account of the ongoing financial scrutiny into scholarship disbursement, the Punjab Cabinet on Thursday approved the release of funds to private educational institutions under the Post Matric Scholarship for Scheduled Castes to private educational institutions, while deciding the retain the objectionable amount with 9

Govt in dilemma over eviction of Bhattal from govt Kothi, seeks legal opinion
Govt in dilemma over eviction of Bhattal from govt Kothi, seeks legal opinion

Govt. in dilemma over the eviction of Bhattal from Government Kothi, seeks legal opinion. Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Despite the Apex Court directions for not allotting Government bungalow to the former Chief Minister, the Punjab Government still in hope to accommodate Rajinder Kaur Bhattal. Talking to Daily Post, the Chief Secretary Karan Avtar Singh told that legal

Having 15,000 members, AAP gets only 1900 votes in Shahkot
Having 15,000 members, AAP gets only 1900 votes in Shahkot

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Shahkot bye-poll cost the AAP and its candidate Rattan Singh Kakar Kalan much. There are approximately 15,000 registered members of the Party in Shahkot, but party could able to achieve only 1900 votes. Uncompiled expenditure report has also expressed more than 11.05 lacs expenses of AAP candidate during election and according to calculation

Shimla water crisis: Tourism massively hit in water-deprived

Shimla water crisis: Tourism massively hit in water-deprived. The tourism industry in Himachal Pradesh’s Shimla has been massively hit as tourists are cancelling their visits to the water-deprived hill-station. The local hoteliers and others related to the tourism industry are worried as social media is flooded with news about the water crisis, preventing the inflow

Bypoll result 2018 LIVE updates: Congress leads in Shahkot

Bypoll result 2018 LIVE updates: The counting of votes for by-elections to four Lok Sabha seats and 10 assembly constituencies has begun. Tight security arrangements have been made to ensure safe and fair counting. Lok Sabha Bypoll: The Lok Sabha seats which went for polls were; Palghar and Bhandara-Gondiya in Maharashtra; the politically-crucial Kairana Lok

In Ludhiana, farmers gets debt relief of Rs 3,5
In Ludhiana, farmers gets debt relief of Rs 3,5

Ludhiana – The debt waiver scheme for farmers by Punjab government was exposed as seven farmers get debt relief less than Rs ten. The functions were organised to distribute the debt relief certificates to farmers of Ludhiana Sub Division on Wednesday. According to information, 3430 farmers were given debt waiver certificates. Out of total, seven farmers get

One paisa cut in fuel prices cruel joke, says Amarinder
One paisa cut in fuel prices cruel joke, says Amarinder

Chandigarh – Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday described the one paisa cut in fuel prices as a cruel joke for the people. ‘Clerical error? nobody can believe that. It is just another joke the Narendra Modi government has perpetrated on the people of the country,’ said the Chief Minister, reacting to reports that contrary to

'Asees' portraying the bond between mother and son: Rana Ranbir
‘Asees’ portraying the bond between mother and son: Rana Ranbir

How many Punjabi films have focused on relationship between a mother and a son? Hardly any. Well, that’s what propelled actor and writer Rana Ranbir to direct a film on the bond that a mother and a son share. Titled Asees, the film is scheduled to hit theatres on June 22.The film stars actor Kuljinder Sidhu,

Dalit Ministers ‘ignore demands of SC category employees
Dalit Ministers ‘ignore demands of SC category employees

Chandigarh(DP Correspondent): Schedule Caste (SC) employees in the State are annoyed with SC Ministers of Punjab Cabinet for ignoring their demands. The Punjab Scheduled Caste and Backward Classes and SC Power Engineers and Officer Association have raised their protest that the delegation of both outfits has met to three SCs Ministers in the Punjab Government

Ministers to raise protest discounting free power to SCs in Cabinet
Ministers to raise protest discounting free power to SCs in Cabinet

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Three Ministers, belonged to Schedule Caste community are likely to raise their protest in the Cabinet meeting, which is schedule for Thursday, against the stopping facility of 200 free power units to the SC/BC families, by the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) on condition base. According to the decision, the PSPCL will stop

Mob thrashes temple manager for molesting minor in Haryana

Mob thrashes temple manager for molesting minor in Haryana. Locals thrashed a temple manager for allegedly molesting a minor girl in Haryana‘s Yamunanagar city. The Manager of Yamunanagar’s Shani Mandir temple’s committee was thrashed and was stripped down to his underwear by people after he allegedly molested the girl, who was working in the temple,