Feb 11

Chargesheet in Punjab's Rs 1,000 cr irrigation scam filed
Chargesheet in Punjab’s Rs 1,000 cr irrigation scam filed

Chargesheet in Punjab’s Rs 1000 cr irrigation scam filed: The Punjab Vigilance Bureau on Saturday filed the chargesheet in the nearly Rs 1,000 crore irrigation scam in the state, an official said. The chargesheet, filed in a court in Mohali town adjoining Chandigarh, is against contractor Gurinder Singh and retired engineers of Irrigation Department in

One dead after car collides with truck
One dead after car collides with truck

Car collides truck: A person died in an accident when his car collided with truck in Jamalpur. The person has been identified as Kulwinder Singh son Gurmukh Singh of Maha Nagar Nagar, Ludhiana. While giving information, inspector Onkar Singh said that the person was coming in his car. Truck driver stopped truck on the road, due

Ludhiana MC Polls
Ludhiana MC Polls: Discussion regarding distribution of tickets

The discussion regarding distribution of tickets to candidates began on Friday for Ludhiana MC Polls. According to information, meeting of Punjab Congress in Kapurthala House was held. It is worth mentioning that  polling would be held on 24th February, 2018 whereas counting of votes for Ludhiana MC polls would be done on February 27 and for wards where by

Maur Mandi blast case
Maur Mandi blast case: Four witnesses record statements

Maur Mandi blast case: Four witnesess recorded their statements in the sub-divisional magistrate court in Bathinda on Thursday afternoon in connection with the Maur Mandi bomb blast case of 2017. According to sources, car used in the blast was assembled inside the Dera Sacha Sauda Sirsa premises.The blast took place on January 31 last year around

Akali Jathedar Mahinder Singh Mukhi
Akali Jathedar Mahinder Singh Mukhi’s wife passes away

Wife of Taksali Akali Jathdar Mahinder Singh Mukhi and mother of additional manager of Darbar Sahib passed away. His mother Ajit Kaur was ill from long and later died. As well as Prakash Singh Badal made a phone call for consoling with family members. The cremation of Ajit Kaur was held at Model Town Extension

Minerva Punjab FC win Nike Premier Cup
Minerva Punjab FC win Nike Premier Cup

Minerva Punjab FC win Nike Premier Cup trophy with a 4?0 drubbing of DSK Shivajians here . DSK Shivajians and Minerva Punjab FC competed at Bambolim Athletic Stadium. Held in association with the All India Football Federation (AIFF), Nike Premier Cup provides young Indian footballers the opportunity to compete with the best athletes in their age group. This year,

Ludhiana cloth factory fire, five fire tenders on the spot
Massive fire at Ludhiana cloth factory

Massive fire broke out in a Ludhiana clothing factory located in Bajwa area on Wednesday. Five fire tenders were reached the spot which are trying to control the fire. According to the information, fire broke out on a second and floor which was spreaded to third floor. The reason behind the massive fire has yet

Ludhiana MC polls
Ludhiana MC polls: Nomination process starts today

The nomination filing process with regard to Ludhiana MC Polls have commenced on Thursday and will last till 13th February, 2018. Jaswinder kaur had filed nomination. The scrutiny of papers would be undertaken on February 15 and the last date of withdrawal of nominations is February 16.It is worth mentioning that  polling would be held

Woman killed by husband in Punjab
Woman killed by husband in Punjab

Woman killed by husband in Punjab: A woman was allegedly killed by her husband here, police said today. According to a statement of the woman’s brother, her sister was married on December 14, 2017, but a few days after the marriage, the man started harassing her, they said. He said that he came to know about her

Gangster Arun Gujjar Encounter
Encounter of Gangster Arun Gujjar in Faridabad

Gangster Arun Gujjar Encounter: Haryana and Rajasthan police encounter of gangster Arun Gujjar in Faridabad. Arun Gajjar had in link with ‘Hariya Gang’.  Many cases of theft, murder were registered against him.More than a year after six prisoners escaped from Patiala’s Nabha high-security jail in Punjab on 27 November, 2016, the state police gunned down

GGN Khalsa College students bags prizes in Media Fest Communis-2018

Ludhiana (February 7,2017) : – It is a proud moment for Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College, Ludhiana as two students bags two first prizes in Media Fest Communis-2018 organised at Doaba college, Jalandhar. The students from all the colleges of Punjab and neighbouring states participated in Media Fest. GGN Khalsa College student Amandeep Singh of

DRI ceases 800 cartons of fireworks

From a reliable source, it has been learnt that on the basis of a specific information that a syndicate is involved in import of crackers by mis-declaring the same through ICD, Ludhiana, Directorate of Revenue Intelligence(DRI), Ludhiana, has yesterday seized 800 cartons of fireworks (144000 pieces in total) concealed in an import container lying at ICD,

Charanjit Singh Channi conducts surprise checking
Charanjit Singh Channi conducts surprise checking at the Institute

Charanjit Singh Channi conducts surprise checking: Punjab Technical Education minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Tuesday conducted surprise checking at IKG PTU, Mohali campus. According to information, several teachers were found absent, after marking their attendance.Later, Charanjit Singh Channi went to ITI for women for checking where Technical Inspector and many teachers were found to be missing.

New Dana Mandi
Fire breaks out in New Dana Mandi at Ludhiana

New Dana Mandi: A massive fire broke out in the vegetable market at Ludhiana’s Jalandhar Bypass on Tuesday.  The cause of the fire was yet to be ascertained. Within no time the fire got spread in the area.No loss of life is yet reported. The fire brigade reached the spot to control the

MC polls
MC polls: 15 in race for congress ticket from ward 60

As many as 15 candidates have appeared for the interview for congress party’s mandate from ward number 60 of the Muncipal Corporation on Saturday.The list includes a family member of freedom fighter Sukhdev Thapar,who is vying for the party’s ticket on the ‘local candidate’ basis. Congress party sources said that as many as 18 candidates had

Kila Raipur: Rural Olympics gets Rs 15 lakh grant for development
Kila Raipur: Rural Olympics gets Rs 15 lakh grant for development

Dozens of unique daredevil sporting events, races and “Rang De Basanti’ fame Nihang Maggar Singh’s show used to mark the closing ceremony of 82nd Kila Raipur Sports Festival, better known as Rural Olympics 2018 at Kila Raipur village, which is situated on the outskirts of Ludhiana city. However, this edition of sports festival had comparatively

Harsimrat Kaur Badal thanks Centre for second Bathinda-Jammu flight
Harsimrat Kaur Badal thanks Centre for second Bathinda-Jammu flight

Union Food Processing Industry Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Sunday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi as well as the civil aviation ministry for giving the go ahead for starting the second Bathinda-Jammu flight from March 25. Stating that this was the need of the hour, the Union minister said the second flight to Jammu would further

khaira's bitten chief minister comes up with clarification
Khaira’s bitten chief minister comes up with clarification

Controversial Mohali land deal: After the leader of opposition in Punjab assembly Sukhpal Singh Khaira on demanded an inquiry into his land purchase, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday came up with a detailed clarification, with also questioning if the Chief Minister was not allowed to purchase any land. Rejecting any violation of the

MC Elections: Youth, Veteran, family members of Party leaders in Akali Dal’s first list of candidate

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana : – The Shiromani Akali Dal on Saturday announced the first list of 38 candidates of the party for Ludhiana MC Polls which are scheduled for February 24. In the first list, the Akali Dal has included the names of Youth, veteran leaders. The family members of senior party leaders also managed

Kila Raipur Rural Olympics
Dogs replaces Bullock Carts: Cruelty against Animals continues at Kila Raipur Rural Olympics, Maneka Gandhi to look in to matter

Nidhi Bhanot Kila Raipur Cruelty against Animals is still running high at the Kila Raipur Sports Festival, better known as Rural Olympics in village Kila Raipur. It is suited at a distance of 25 kilometres from Ludhiana city. But this time the place of Bullock carts has been taken by the Greyhound dogs as far