Jan 29

comedian Balraj Syal
Comedian Balraj Syal entertains audience at CT Group of Institutions

Entertainment Ki Raat, a comedy reality show fame comedian Balraj Syal entertained the audience with his first live performance in the city at the event SPOTLIGHT organized by CT Group of Institutions and Parindey Academy at CT Group, Shahpur.The humour of this son of Punjab, from Jalandhar is now striking the chords with the audience

Dead body of gangster Gounder reaches his native village

Dead body of most wanted gangster of Punjab Vicky Gounder who was shot dead in an encounter,  at village Sukhchain on the Punjab-Rajasthan border on Friday, January 26, 2018 has been brought to his village at Jalandhar. Cremation of gangster to be held today at around 3:00 pm at his village. Mourn situation among villagers

Prema Lahoria once an athlete, dies as gangster
Prema Lahoria once an athlete, dies as gangster

Punjab’s most wanted gangster Vicky Gounder killed in an encounter on Friday along with his two aides by Punjab police. Dreaded gangster Prema Lahoria who belongs to Jalandhar was also killed in the encounter near Punjab-Rajasthan border. He was the top aide of Gounder, who helped him in sensational Nabha jailbreak to the killing of

Jagdish Raj Raja elected sixth Mayor of Jalandhar
Jagdish Raj Raja elected sixth Mayor of Jalandhar

Jalandhar – Five-time councillor Jagdish Raj Raja was on Thursday elected as the new Mayor of Jalandhar city. He was elected to top civic body post after mayoral elections were concluded here. Also, a 56-year-old fourtime councillor Surinder Kaur was elected as senior deputy Mayor and Harsimranjeet Singh Bunty was elected as deputy Mayor. 63-year-old Raja

Jagdish Raja becomes new Jalandhar Mayor
Jagdish Raja becomes new mayor of Jalandhar

Jagdish Raj Raja elected as the new Mayor of Jalandhar city. Surinder Kaur senior deputy Mayor and Simranjit Singh Bunty deputy Mayor.Five-time councillor Jagdish Raj Raja triumphs the top civic body post on Thursday after mayoral elections. Raja has twice been the Leader of the Opposition in the MC House. He first won as an

Two injured in road accident: Phagwara
Two injured in road accident: Phagwara

Road accident Phagwara- Two people have been injured in road accident in Phagwara One person is  identified as Paramjit’s son Kuldeep Singh resident Phagwara and another person has not been identified yet.Both has been taken to civil hospital for treatment.  Police has notified about the accident. Police investigation is

Police arrest two men for smuggling liquor on Activa
Police arrest two men for smuggling liquor on Activa

Police arrest two men for smuggling liquor on Activa: Sadar police have arrested two persons named Sonu and Rocky, who are taking illegal liquor on Activa near Shahpur village of Jalandhar. Under the leadership of A. S. I Charanjit Singh, on the check post a speedy activa was stopped for checking, and 47 bottles of alcohol

Slaughter house to be built in Jalandhar
Slaughter house to be built in Jalandhar

Slaughter house to be built in Jalandhar Jalandhar – Jalandhar city is on the verge of planning the Smart City proposals. Common slaughter house project is utmost important in Smart City Project as Jalandhar never had an infrastructure of this kind. Municipal Corporation has finalised 2 acres to establish slaughterhouse in village Gadaipur, Jalandhar district. The

Jalandhar: Rs 1.69 lakh stolen from PSPCL's bill deposit machine
Jalandhar: Rs 1.69 lakh stolen from PSPCL’s bill deposit machine

Jalandhar: Rs 1.69 lakh stolen from PSPCL’s bill deposit machine Jalandhar – Rs 1.69 rupees lakh have been stolen from the PSPCL (Punjab State Power Corporation Limited) from Boota Mandi office in Jalandhar on Saturday. Electricity board had installed the automatic bill depositing machines in the office recently, from which money was stolen yesterday night.

CCTV footage missing
Jalandhar school student suicide case; CCTV footage ‘missing’

Class-10 student of Cambridge International School in Chhoti Baradari  jumped off the fourth floor of the school building on January 10; the closed circuit television CCTV footage missing after eight days. PSCPCR chairman Sukesh Kalia said, “Claiming that they had handed over the footage to the police, the representatives of the school did not provide

Former CIA incharge Jaswinder Pal Singh committed suicide
Former CIA incharge Jaswinder Pal Singh committed suicide

Former CIA incharge Jaswinder Pal Singh committed suicide in suspicious circumstances at home. He Kills himself with service revolver. Inspector Jaswinderpal was on leave. HE was  Former CIA incharge of Kapurthala.As soon as the incident was reported, the police officer reached the spot and started an investigation. The reason for why this action has been taken by

Samsung phone explodes
Samsung phone explodes in man’s pocket in Jalandhar

Samsung phone explodes in man’s pocket in Jalandhar: Samsung A7 mobile suddenly exploded in man’s pocket in Jalandhar. The left foot of the person was also blown away. He was admitted to the Burn Ward in Civil Hospital. However, doctors said that the person’s condition is out of danger now.The person has been identified as

Govt to start 'German Dual VET' programme in ITIs
Govt to start ‘German Dual VET’ programme in ITIs

Chandigarh – Punjab government has decided to launch a ‘German Dual VET’ training programme in the industrial training Institutes of the state. The programme would be jointly run by Tata and Siemens companies to upgrade the skills of the Instructors and students as per the needs of the present day industry. The decision in this regard

Anganwadi workers protest
Anganwadi workers protest, demand pay hike

Anganwadi workers protest outside SDPO office for salary hike.  All India Anaganwadi Workers and Helpers Union (AITUC) staged a protest and hold a rally outside the DAC complex and burnt te effigy of the Punjab Government, few months ago. The protesters demanded that besides providing benefits of social security, Rs 3,000 pension and gratuity be given

Rana Gurjeet Singh's son
Rana Gurjeet Singh’s son appears before ED in Jalandhar

Rana Gurjeet Singh’s son: Inder Partap Singh son of Cabinet Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh appears before Enforcement Directorate at Jalandhar. Questioning is under process, Inder Partap reached ED office around 12:30 pm. He was summoned by ED  in connection with raising of funds abroad to the tune of $18 million (around Rs 100 crore) by

Captain govt will make property related information online

People living in Punjab will be able to get their property information online soon. It has been revealed that Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has given a green signal to this effect. The state government plans to provide all the information related to the property online. This will give relief to the people about disputes

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Now Punjab government wants to sell liquor in the state

Now Punjab government wants to sell liquor in the state:To jack up its revenue collection, the state government of Punjab has made a strategy to take the entire liquor business in the state in its hands, by setting up  a corporation.The Excise and Taxation Department proposed a plan to Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh this week.

Government school bus collides
Government school bus collides with truck in Goraya

Government school bus collides: A Government school bus collided with a truck in Goraya, Jalandhar. According to information, one teacher died on the spot and three students got seriously injured. The bus which was taking students on a tour crashed into a parked truck. The students of the school were on a tour, but met

Rana Gurjit
Punjab‘s Power and Irrigation Minister, Rana Gurjit Singh resigns

Rana Gurjit Singh resigns: After the sand mine auction row erupted last year, the Chief Minister ordered a Commission of Inquiry headed by Justice (retd) J S Narang. Rana Gurjit with firms involved in the sand mine auction, Punjab Power & Irrigation Minister Rana Gurjit Singh has finally resigned. The commission gave Rana Gurjit Singh a clean

Growers face nightmares as potato price falls to Rs 2.40/Kg
Growers face nightmares as potato price falls to Rs 2.40/Kg

Puneet Pal Singh Jalandhar: While the impact of demonetization had hit the potato growers hard in Punjab, the fall in price of the crop from Rs 8/Kg to Rs 2.40/Kg has broken the backbone of the growers. The state farmers are already under financial crisis due to different reasons and fall in price of potato