Farmers to get subsidised fertilisers through DBT
Farmers to get subsidised fertilisers through DBT


Farmers to get subsidised fertilisers through DBT JALANDHAR: Gearing up for introducing Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme on subsidised fertilisers from December 1, the district administration Thursday organised a training session for retail dealers and officers of the cooperative department. Additional Deputy Commissioner Jasbir Singh said that the DBT Scheme has been introduced with the

Financial Commissioner (Revenue) seeks report from DC Financial Commissioner (Revenue) seeks report from DC

Financial Commissioner (Revenue) seeks report from DC Jalandhar  – Following delay in releasing Rs 55 lakh issued by respective Embassies to the families of six youth who died in Gulf in the past, the Additional Chief Secretary cum Financial Commissioner Revenue, Punjab has sought a report from Jalandhar Deputy Commissioner. Additional Chief Secretary cum Financial

AAP supporting Johal for sake of NRI funding: BJP AAP supporting Johal for sake of NRI funding: BJP

AAP supporting Johal for sake of NRI funding: BJP Chandigarh – Punjab Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday condemned the Aam Aadmi Party for rallying behind Jagtar Singh Johal arrested in connection with cases related to target killing of twelve innocent Punjabis, without verifying the facts from investigating agency that lead to arrest and even without

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

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

Tongas make a comeback in Amritsar
Tongas make a comeback in Amritsar

Tongas make comeback Amritsar: Fun to ride, Cheaper to hire and eco-friendly, tongas seem to be making a comeback in Amritsar. The horse drawn carriages driving through the congested by lanes give an example views of the glorious last of the old city. The tongawalas are happy that from a little over a dozen tongas,

Don’t commit the mistake of going to Saudi Arabia, pleads Reena
Don’t commit the mistake of going to Saudi Arabia, pleads Reena

Don’t commit the mistake of going to Saudi Arabia, pleads Reena Jalandhar(Kusum Arora, November 18) – A month after she sought help through a video, Goraya based woman Reena on Saturday reached home from Saudi Arabia. Reena has gone to Saudi Arabia as a domestic maid but was regularly beaten up and kept under  captivity at the

Sikh museum puts woman’s portrait
Amritsar: Sikh museum puts up woman’s portrait at Golden Temple

Sikh museum puts woman’s portrait: Portrait of a Sikh woman, Jasbir Kaur Khalsa, was put up in the central Sikh museum at the Golden Temple for her contribution in field of Gurmat Sangeet. Head of Gurmat Sangeet Department, Gurnam Singh, at Patiala university was present as SGPC president Kirpal Singh Badungar unveil the portrait of Jasbir

21-years-old Banga man shot dead
21-years-old Banga man shot dead in California

21-years-old Banga man shot dead: The killing of Indians in foreign countries continues. Now an Indian youth was shot dead in California, USA .The 21-year-old man Dharampreet Singh of Khothran village of Banga in Punjab was shot dead by robbers at a grocery store where he worked, in Fresno city of California late on Tuesday night, local time.Deceased’s

Farmers give ultimatum to govt till Nov 20
Farmers give ultimatum to govt till Nov 20

Farmers give ultimatum to govt till Nov 20 Jalandhar – Following Punjab and Haryana High Court orders, the indefinite blockade of National Highway-1 (NH-1) planned by Doaba Kisan Sangharsh Committee members for increasing sugarcane price to Rs 350 per quintal was finally held at Phagwara grain market on Wednesday. The sugarcane farmers supported by over 10

Police arrest four accused, recover Rs 61.69 lakh
Police arrest four accused, recover Rs 61.69 lakh

Police arrest four accused, recover Rs 61.69 lakh Jalandhar – Five days after the broad daylight heist, the Jalandhar Rural Police Tuesday claimed to have arrested four accused involved in Rs 1.18 crore loot from an HDFC Cash Van on November 10. The police also recovered Rs 61,69,500 from the accused. While one accused Ranjit

BJP demands 64 seats out of 80 in Jalandhar, SAD differs
BJP demands 64 seats out of 80 in Jalandhar, SAD differs

BJP demands 64 seats out of 80 in Jalandhar, SAD differs Jalandhar – Claiming a fair share for being the urban face of the party, the BJP leaders in Jalandhar have started raising the demand for maximum seats against the hold of SAD in the ensuing Municipal Corporation (MC) elections. The civic body polls were expected

Police arrests four accused in Rs 1.18 Crore cash van loot

Police arrests four accused in Rs 1.18 Crore cash van loot: The Jalandhar police have arrested four more accused in the Rs 1.18 crore robbery from a cash van of HDFC Bank. The Police have also recovered Rs 61.69 lakh from them. Earlier, Rural police arrested second accused, who was  part of a seven-member gang along

Swachh Survekshan Survey 2018: Jalandhar yet to get solid treatment plant
Swachh Survekshan Survey 2018: Jalandhar yet to get solid treatment plant

Swachh Survekshan Survey 2018: Jalandhar yet to get Solid treatment plant. Jalandhar – Even after facing a setback in the Centre-led Swachh Survekshan Survey 2017, carried out in January this year, the Jalandhar Municipal Corporation (MC) has failed to bring in a solid treatment plant in the city. This is despite the fact that Jalandhar

Court fixes next hearing in Radhe Maa case for January 10
Court fixes next hearing in Radhe Maa case for January 10

Court fixes next hearing in Radhe Maa case for January 10 Jalandhar – Taking serious note on the part of SSP Kapurthala for Submitting a misleading affidavit and not registering an FIR against self-styled God woman Radhe Maa till date, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday placed the counter affidavit filed by the complainant

CM favouring Sugar lobby, ignoring Sugarcane farmers: Sukhpal Khaira
CM favouring Sugar lobby, ignoring Sugarcane farmers: Sukhpal Khaira

CM favouring Sugar lobby, ignoring Sugarcane farmers: Sukhpal Khaira Jalandhar – Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Sunday accused Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh of favouring sugarcane lobby and ignoring the Sugarcane farmers, who were demanding an increased State Assured Price (SAP) of Rs 330 per quintal for their crop. The AAP leader said that while

Police arrest second accused in R1.18 Crore Cash van loot
Police arrest second accused in R1.18 Crore Cash van loot

Police arrest second accused in R1.18 Crore Cash van loot Jalandhar – A day after Rs 1.18 crore broad daylight heist, the Jalandhar Rural Police Saturday claimed to have arrested second accused and was tracing five other robbers, who were part of a seven-member gang. DIG Jalandhar Range Jaskaran Singh said that on Saturday they

Six ATM robbers arrested
Gang of ATM robbers arrested

Six ATM robbers arrested. Kapurthala police today busted an inter-state gang of ATM robbers that was involved in the looting of 25 ATMs in Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh. Six members of the gang were arrested with a cash recovery of more than Rs 13 lakh. Two stolen cars and a motorcycle were also recovered from

Smog effect: One dead, 19 injured after bus rammed into truck
Smog effect: One dead, 19 injured after bus rammed into truck

Smog effect: One dead, 19 injured after bus rammed into truck Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – A thick blanket of smog on Thursday morning claimed the life of a person and left over 19 injured, after a bus rammed into a stationary truck on the highly busy Jalandhar-Amritsar highway. As per information, the deceased identified as Nishad (30),

Dera sant remained under house arrest for five hours, situation remained tense

Kusum Arora Jalandhar, November 9 Panic and tension gripped Jalandhar based Dera Rumale Wale,  Johalan on Thursday after some notorious persons kept Sant Jaspal Singh under house arrest for around five hours. The incident took place during the anniversary of Sant Basant Singh and Sant Gian Singh, when Sant Jaspal Singh found himself locked in