Jan 24

Farmers suicides Punjab
Farmers’ suicides go for a song in the state of Punjab

Known for his music genius and knack of connecting with the masses, famous musician Rabbi Shergill has come up with his new song ‘Kuj gallan kaudian, kuj gallan fikiyan’ dedicated to the burning issue of farmers’ suicides in Punjab. A major crisis across the country, and Punjab in particular, Rabbi Shergill has not only sung

Punjab smartphones
Punjab and the smartphones

l A RECENT STUDY UNFOLDED THAT INDIANS WILL BUY OVER 300 MILLION SMARTPHONES IN THE YEAR 2019. AND, ANOTHER DATA REVEALED THAT 59 PER CENT OF THESE SMARTPHONES ARE CONSUMED BY PUNJAB GURMILAN KAUR Gone are the days when there was just one landline phone in the entire society and that phone number was distributed

Court production Sajjan Kumar
1984 Anti-Sikh Riots: Court production warrant against Sajjan Kumar

A Delhi court on Tuesday issued production warrant for January 28 against former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. District Judge Poonam A Bamba issued production warrant against Kumar after Tihar Jail authorities, where he is lodged after conviction in another case related to the riots, could not produce him today.

Punjab Diary Zira Congress
Punjab Diary: Zira episode puts Congress in catch-22

CM AND HIS CONGRESS TEAM ARE FINDING TOUGH TO COUNTER THE ALLEGATIONS ABOUT DRUGS IN PUNJAB WHICH HAVE BEEN LEVELED BY NONE OTHER THAN THE RULING PARTY MLA Punjab Congress seems to be in a dilemma from which there is tough escape because of some conflicting conditions which arose when party MLA from Zira constituency

Jessica Murder Case
Jessica Murder Case: Manu Sharma moves HC for early release

A month after the Delhi High Court ordered the forthwith release of former Youth Congress leader Sushil Kumar Sharma, who had served over 23 years in prison for the murder of his wife Naina Sahni in 1995, the convict in the Jessica Lal murder case has moved the court, seeking the same relief. The high

No AAP leader from Ludhiana in race for ticket
Kejriwal in Punjab: AAP rules out alliance in Punjab for LS polls

To contest all 13 seats Highlights AAP to appoint new president of Punjab unit soon, says Kejriwal  Bhagwant Mann takes pledge not to touch liquor SUSHIL GOYAL Sangrur Without forming an alliance with any political party in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will contest all 13 Lok Sabha seats

Sidhu's flippancy, nation's shame
Embattled Navjot Sidhu creates ruckus at CM’s meeting

The system of single tender becomes a bone of contention AJAY BHARDWAJ Chandigarh That the presumptuously boisterous Navjot Singh has been acting more like a roller coaster than an administrator was evident on Saturday during a meeting that Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh had called for an interaction with MLAs from districts like Ferozepur, Faridkot

Ram Rahim CBI court panchkula jail death sentence
Justice to slain Journalist family after 17 years: Ram Rahim gets life imprisonment with three other convicts in murder case

HomeNewsBreaking  Four convicts to produce in CBI court with Ram Rahim via video conferencing in journalist murder case Nidhi Bhanot/Ravinder Singh Malik Ludhiana/Panchkula Justice to slain Journalist family after 17 years: Ram Rahim gets life imprisonment with three other convicts in murder case. In journalist murder case on Ram Rahim  hearing was carried out via video conferring

Suresh Arora Punjab DGP
Editor’s post: Indispensability of being Suresh Arora, Punjab DGP gets yet another extension

A BLUE-EYED BOY OF BOTH, PARKASH SINGH BADAL AND CAPT. AMARINDER SINGH AJAY BHARDWAJChandigarh Rarely, or may be seldom, has the Punjab government sought to retain the services of a police officer the manner in which it has coveted Suresh Arora, IPS, to continue as the state DGP. Far too more significantly, regardless of the

Journalist daughter Ram Rahim
Devil, murderer, rapist should be hanged till death”: Journalist daughter

RAVINDER SINGH MALIKChandigarh “It has been a span of 16 years of panic and pain which my family has gone through”,says Shreyashi ,daughter of the slain journalist Ramchander. She was just 16 years old and studying in 11th standard, when the tragedy struck the family, and is now teaching in a college. After Ram Rahim

Ram Rahim capital punishment’
Journalist Daughter: ‘Ram Rahim deserves capital punishment’

WITH TEARS IN THE EYES AND ON THE BRINK OF CRYING, SHREYASHI QUIPPED, “DEVIL, MURDERER, CULPRIT AND RAPIST ‘RAM RAHIM’ SHOULD BE HANGED TILL DEATH. IT HAS BEEN A SPAN OF 16 PANIC YEARS WHICH MY FAMILY HAS GONE THROUGH. FINALLY, THE JUDGMENT DAY HAS COME AND THE FATE OF THAT ‘DEVIL’ WILL BE DECIDED

Journalist murder CBI court Ram Rahim
Four convicts to produce in CBI court with Ram Rahim via video conferencing in journalist murder case

In journalist murder case on Ram Rahim today hearing started in view of petition filed by the government to produce all the four convicts via video conferencing tomorrow in CBI court. Ram Rahim is main accused in the journalist Ramchandra Chhatrapati murder case while co-accused are Krishan Lal, Kuldeep and Nirmal. The quantum of sentence

Kapil Dev Ranveer Singh Kabir Khan
Kapil Dev to train Ranveer Singh for Kabir Khan’s ’83?

Ranveer Singh has been all over the news for the last couple of days, courtesy the blockbuster success of his latest release Simmba and the newly-released trailer of his upcoming film Gully Boy. And now, the quirky actor is making headlines for another one of his forthcoming films – Kabir Khan’s ’83, which is based on India’s 1983 World

Maghi Mela Badal Modi Congress
Maghi Mela Conference: Badal hails Modi, lambasts Congress

RAJAY DEEPMuktsar With the general elections in the country just three months away, former chief minister and Shiromani Akali Dal’s chief patron Parkash Singh Badal on Monday claimed that during 80 years of his long political stint he learnt that Congress party was the biggest enemy of Punjab as well as that of the Sikhs.

Swine flu Punjab Haryana
Swine flu spreads its fangs in Punjab and Haryana

LACK OF AWARENESS, DELAY IN TREATMENT ARE THE MAJOR REASONS OF DEATHS Six deaths in Punjab Influenza-A H1N1 virus commonly known as Swine flu which claimed 76 deaths in Punjab in year 2017 is again spreading fear in the state. Last year, it had caused 10 deaths. This year, so far, six deaths have been

technologies maize economic returns
Improved technologies and suitable selection of maize varieties important for economic returns

HIGHLIGHT l It matures in about 117 days. Its average yield is 31.0 quintals per acre MAHESH KUMAR, JAWALA JINDAL AND TOSH GARG Maize Section, Department of Plant Breeding, Genetics, PAU, Ludhiana stated that the maize is the third most important food crop after rice and wheat in India. It is a versatile crop and

Behman Jassa Singh case Tragedy Gurjant daughters
11 years after Behman Jassa Singh case: Tragedy still haunts Gurjant’s daughters

AFTER 11 YEARS’ LEGAL BATTLE, THE HIGH COURT HAS DIRECTED THE STATE TO REGISTER A CRIMINAL CASE AGAINST NINE PERSONS INCLUDING EIGHT POLICEMEN FOR ABETTING FOUR PERSONS OF A FAMILY TO COMMIT “SELF-IMMOLATION” RAJAY DEEPChak Ram Singh Wala (Bathinda)Finally after 11 years’ long legal battle, the Punjab and Haryana High court has now directed the

Finally, India kickstarts corridor work
Pak should recreate Kartarpur Sahib as heritage village: NAPA

NAPA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SATNAM SINGH CHAHAL SAID THAT THE VILLAGE SHOULD BE RECREATED AS IT EXISTED DURING GURU NANAK DEV’S PERIOD Kusum Arora Jalandhar After making a move towards opening of Kartarpur Sahib Corridor, the US based Sikhs under North American Punjabi Association (NAPA) has sent a petition to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan to

Police encounters militancy Punjab
Daily Post Exclusive Interview: Know about the real picture of police encounters during militancy in Punjab

Militancy fake Punjab police encounter

Kite-flying, bonfires mark Lohri celebrations in Punjab

The festival of Lohri is being celebrated in Punjab with traditional fervour and gaiety with functions being organised at several places, including schools, to mark the day. Bonfires, an important part of the festivities, were lit as several families danced to the tunes of famous festival songs like ‘Sundariye Mundariye Ho’ among others. During the