MPs Report Card: Ludhiana MP Ravneet Bittu tops in raising questions, SAD Chandumajra in participating debates

Vijay Sampla tops in attendance, AAP MP Sandhu Singh with least attendance    Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: As the 16th Lok Sabha completes five years, the report card of Punjab MPs revealed that Ludhiana MP Ravneet Singh Bittu turned out to be the most vocal in terms of asking highest number of questions. Shiromani Akali Dal MP

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: AAP, SAD (Taksali), PDA struggles hard to find candidate from Ludhiana

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: Though only two months were left for Lok Sabha elections, the opposition party- Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Shiromani Akali Dal (Taksali) and Punjab Democratic Allaince (PDA) struggle hard to find candidates from Ludhiana. Interestingly, no leaders from these parties desired to contest elections. Due to lack of interest of leaders, the

Samosa for Rs 10, cup of tea Rs 8, chair Rs 8 fixed for candidates, EC finalises prices of 171 items used in campaigning

Limit of Rs 70 lakh fixed for candidate for election campaigning Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: With the model code of conduct comes into force, the Samosa piece will cost candidate for Rs 10, Rs 8 for cup of tea, Jalebis at Rs 140 per KG, Rs 8 for plastic chair. The election Commission has proposed

First Bank Women's Staff Bathinda Women’s day: SBI become first bank with Women’s staff only in Bathinda

First Bank Women’s Staff Bathinda: BATHINDA: International Women’s Day is on 8th March to increase awareness among women around the world about the importance of women’s rights and education . SBI Bank of Bathinda becomes first bank in the state where all staff in this bank is women’s. On Women’s day, SBI Bathinda manager said

International Women Day: Women officers hold key responsibilities for conducting LS Polls in Ludhiana

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: International Women Day is being celebrated across the globe on March 8, but this time this day would hold special significance for Ludhianvis as women officers posted in the district share bigger chunk of responsibilities for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019. Additional Deputy Commissioner (Development) Dr Shena Aggarwal is the

Lok Sabha Polls: Grewal, Dhanda, Sonu Sood top contenders for Akali Dal’s ticket from Ludhiana

Sitting MP Ravneet Singh Bittu is again set to contest elections on Congress ticket Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: With just two months left for Lok Sabha elections, the aspirants for Lok Sabha elections have pulled up their socks. From Ludhiana parliamentary constituency, sitting MP Ravneet Singh Bittu is again set to contest elections on Congress

198 Crore projects to Punjab
Amarinder launches water project in Amritsar

Captain Amarinder Water Project: AMRITSAR: Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh yesterday gave clean chit to his promise of providing better health facilities to the people. Government will spend 198 crore for setting up sewerage system and water test laboratory in Punjab. The four projects of today started in Amritsar district. Government will spend 198 crore

Young boy suicide due to visa rejection
Boy commits suicide

Young boy suicide due to visa rejection: ABOHAR: People are doing IELTS to fulfilled there dream to work and study aboard. Your bands in IELTS decide your future, which country is for you to work/study. A youth from Fazilka also dreamed to settle aboard but his dream ends at suicide. His Police is in Punjab

MP Sher Singh Ghubaya resigned
MP Sher Singh Ghubaya resigned

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MP Sher Singh Ghubaya on Monday resigned from the primary membership of the party. His sex tape went viral and his closeness with opposite party became reason of his

Student hit by Discus, dies

AMBALA: A student named Love Gupta died after hit by discus, in an athlete meet conducted in his college. Love Gupta is also a NCC cadet of GNM College, Ambala. Student’s told reporter that he came between in the running event of discus throw and got injured. He was taken to hospital and declared dead.

Health Minister
Patiala nurses get written assurance

PATIALA: 651 nurses and other Class IV employees finally got written assurance from Health and Family Welfare minister of state, Bharm mohindra. In a meeting Health minister assured them all that he had already put there demands to committee and also in front of CM Punjab to regularised 651 nurses and Class IV employees. This

Friends snatched cash, activa in Amritsar

AMRITSAR: Friends of a girl snatched her activa and one lakh cash while she was eating golgappas at market. Two of his friends met her at golgappa wala and in conversation she revealed that she has carrying cash in her activa. These friends called up there other friends and planned to snatch cash and activa

Giani Iqbal Singh resigned, committee constituted

Patna: Takht Sri Patna Sahib Jathedar Giani Iqbal Singh has resigned and sent his resignation to SGPC. He is serving Gurudwara and SGPC since last 35 years. After getting complaints about his behaviour and maritial status from sikh organisation, he resigned and now 7 members committee is constituted by SGPC to inquire allegations against Giani

Gangster shot dead in encounter, two arrested

Another name of gangster in a list of encounters, Shera khuman group, Jagsheer Seera encountered at Hunumangarh. Seera and his two gang members looted a car from businessmen in Sirsa city. They first hit their car by their own car then loot the car at gun point. Karan Chawala, a bussinessman immediately reported this loot

100 transformers & motors theft, kissan on dharna

Giddarbaha: Bharatiya Kisan Sangh holds open dharna at Bathinda-Malot highway road against administration. Farmers told that around 100 transformers and motors has been theft from their villages in last few months. No one was arrested by police and the number of theft was increasing day by day, so by blocking roads they are showing their

Travel Agent Fraud
4 crore fraud: World Key travel agent surrender

Mohali: Travel agent Baljinder grewal surrender himself to police. Many cases of frauds are already registered against him. In many of cases he had taken money from applicants but could not provide services. He has an immigration company which is located in mohali area. Now he is in police custody and police will be soon

Free cakes to first hundred customers

One of the bakery from Amritsar showed their joy by distributing free 100 cakes to their customers on the safe return of wing commander Abhinandan in India. Bakery owner said this is his style to celebrate this historical event and he is very much proud of wing commander safe return to

Dairy owner fired at food supply officials

Batala: Today team of Food Supply Department reached at Guru Nanak dairy for collecting samples of milk, curd and other products. Officials told that the owner of guru nanak dairy refused and misbehave with them and fired a open shot. Food supply officials report this incident to police and filed a complaint against dairy

auto driver
Free rides to jawans in bathinda

10 auto drivers of Bathinda are providing free rides to army persons for two days, while talking to them they told after IAF pilot Abhinandan return to India, Then they thought of this idea to give free rides to army mens and to their families. This is their tribute to army mens who fought for

Punjab cabinet approves subsidy for sugarcane farmers

CHANDIGARH, MARCH 2: To provide much-needed relief to sugarcane growers and private sugar mills, the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday gave ex-post facto approval to disburse Rs. 25 per quintal directly in the accounts of sugarcane growers (farmers), out of a total State Agreed Price (SAP) of Rs. 310,