May 08

PSEB Class 10 result 2018: 59.47% students pass

PSEB Class 10 result 2018: 59.47% students pass. The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) today release the PSEB Class 10 secondary examination ranking on its website. The results will be uploaded online tomorrow, May 9, 2018. The pass percentage of this year is 59.47 percent. As per sources, a total of 3,68,295 students (including regular

Measles and Rubella injection case: 13 students hospitalised in Bathinda
Measles and Rubella injection case: 13 students hospitalised in Bathinda

Bathinda – As many as 13 school going children were admitted in Civil Hospital Bathinda on Monday with a complain of ill-health after they were administered the controversial MR injections. The children belonged to different government schools located in the city. According to information, six students were discharged after few hours but seven were under observation at the

Two mobile phones recovered from inmates
Ludhiana: Two mobile phones recovered from inmates

Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – The Jail staff has recovered two mobile phones from inmates during checking. The Jail superintendent has lodged case against inmates at Police station division number 7. During checking, one inmate was using mobile phone and following the search operation he has hidden his mobile phone under his bed.Assistant Jail Superintendent of Central Jail Ludhiana

Flesh trade racket run by eunuch busted, three women among four held
Flesh trade racket run by eunuch busted, three women among four held

Flesh trade racket run by eunuch busted, three women among four held Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – The Sadar Police have busted flesh trade racket being run by eunuch on Monday. The police have also arrested three women and a customer from the house near octroi post on Ferozepur road. The Police have conducted raid following the tip off from

Sand mining issue: CM denies disclosing report, but Sidhu releases statement
Sand mining issue: CM denies disclosing report, but Sidhu releases statement

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): There seem differences in the Cabinet Sub-committee, which had been constituted on sand mining issue. Sub-committee comprises four members, but alone member Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu today presented the report in an informal way during the Press Conference of CM Amrinder Singh. Interestingly, The CM had refused to explain about the report of

Annoyed Ministers likely to skip Cabinet meeting
Annoyed Ministers likely to skip Cabinet meeting

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): After the expansion of Punjab Cabinet, the first meeting of Council of Ministers will be held tomorrow after noon, 3 pm in Punjab Civil Secretariat. Sources told that a report on Cabinet sub-committee on sand mining will be presented in the meeting. To appoint Legislative Secretaries and Chairmen to MLAs (Without office of profit), the issue is likely

Rains lash Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab on storm alert
Rains lash Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab on storm alert

Rains lash Chandigarh, Haryana, Punjab on storm alert. Early morning rains lashed Chandigarh and surrounding areas on Monday while authorities in Haryana and Punjab remained on high alert following a storm advisory issued by the Met Department. Schools in Haryana were ordered to remain closed for two days (Monday and Tuesday) as a preventive measure

Harsimrat Badal bats for skill development
Harsimrat Badal bats for skill development

BATHINDA: Union Minister for Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Saturday underlined the need for skill development of youths so that they are gainfully engaged and become financially independent. Badal on Saturday inaugurated two centres under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (PMKK) scheme at Bathinda and Mansa.Speaking on the occasion, Harsimrat expressed gratitude to

Administration expels thousands of AAP leaders from Political conference.
Administration expels thousands of AAP leaders from Political conference

Administration expels thousands of AAP leaders from Political conference. Chandigarh(DP Correspondent): Irritated for being misled, the Chandigarh Administration had to expel thousands of leaders and workers of AAP, Punjab from the Community Centre, sector 37. Narinder Singh Shergill, leader of AAP from Mohali had got booked community Centre for the lunch, but there was political

Kejriwal’s apology issue: Sisodia and Khaira did not share stage before Press
Kejriwal’s apology issue: Sisodia and Khaira did not share stage before Press

Kejriwal’s apology issue-Sisodia and Khaira did not share stage before the Press. Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Deputy CM of Delhi and in-charge of AAP party’s affairs Manish Sisodia and Party’s leader in Assembly, Sukhpal Khaira avoided sharing a stage in the Press Conference in Chandigarh, today. After the kejriwal’s apology controversy, it was the first visit of

Cop takes 20000 bribe, booked after victim records phone call

Cop takes 20000 bribe, threatens to give more, booked after victim records phone call Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – The Khakhi is tainted again as a constable posted at Lalton Police Post was booked for taking twenty thousand bribe from the area resident. The cop also threatened the “victim” to give more money for the shed of police

Use social media to reach farmers for betterment of livestock profession:Minister
Use social media to reach farmers for betterment of livestock profession:Minister

Use social media to reach farmers for the betterment of livestock profession- Minister Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – Minister of Animal Husbandry, dairy development and labour department Balbir Singh Sidhu asked the officials to use social media by making small videos of the experts’ views, recommendations, warnings and later sharing among the farmers for the betterment of livestock

Ludhiana cylinder blast: Three more died, toll mounts to ten
Ludhiana cylinder blast: Three more died, toll mounts to ten

Ludhiana cylinder blast: Three more died, toll mounts to ten Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – As many as three more victims succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment on Friday. The death toll mounts to ten till now. On Friday, the owner of house where LPG cylinder was exploded and two others have died. Ashok Yadav (58) who suffered 70 percent burn

Weighbridges Scam: Six contrary replies by CM and department on same issue.
Weighbridges Scam: Six contrary replies by CM and department on same issue

Weighbridges Scam- Six contrary replies by the CM and department on same issue. Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Weighbridges alleged scam has exposed the mis-administration of Punjab Government. In the Assembly, during the budget session, the CM had given reply that 32 weighbridges have been stalled in 32 grain market across the State; Punjab Mandi Board (PMB) described

31000 acre Forest department land encroached in Punjab
31000 acre Forest department land encroached in Punjab

Ludhiana(Amarpreet Singh Makkar) – Thirty one thousand acre land of Forest Department has been encroached in Punjab. The department and government is helpless to remove encroachments as dispute of encroachment of twenty one thousand acre land was pending in court. The Punjab Forest Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot claimed that land of forest department was encroached from

AAP believes previous Badal Govt. was better than Captain Govt.
AAP believes previous Badal Govt. was better than Captain Govt.

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The unit of Punjab AAP feels that previous Badal Government was better than present Captain Amrinder Singh’s Government. Leader of the party and MLA Aman Arora, replying to a question in the organised Press Conference said that it was Badal’s family like Badal himself, Sukhbir or Harsimrat Kaur, everyone used to ask well-being

Wanted in two dozen cases, man held with heroine
Wanted in two dozen cases, man held with heroine

Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – In a major crackdown, the Special Task Force (STF) has arrested a man with 400 gram heroine on Friday. The accused was facing 36 cases in Ludhiana, Bathinda, Amritsar and other districts. He was wanted in two dozen cases. The accused has been identified as Kishan kumar alias Ballu (55) resident of Daba.Incharge of

3-year-old raped in Patiala by her landlord, case registered
3-year-old raped in Patiala by her landlord

A 3-year-old-girl was allegedly raped by her landlord in Punjab’s Patiala on Thursday. The police reached the spot for investigation and sent a team in search of the accused, who managed to flee from the scene. Police Inspector Darshan Singh said that information was received on Thursday night and a case was registered on the

Delhi HC allows Sikh students to wear kara, kirpan during NET exams
Delhi HC allows Sikh students to wear kara, kirpan during NET exams

New Delhi/Chandigarh The Delhi High Court on Thursday allowed Sikh candidates to wear ‘kara’ (iron bracelet) and ‘Kirpan’ (dagger) in the National Eligibility Test (NET) 2018. The permission comes with a condition under which the candidates will have to to report at least 1 hour prior to the normal reporting time.The directive has been issued

Harsimrat apprises PM of urgent need to waive off GST on langar
Harsimrat apprises PM of urgent need to waive off GST on langar

Chandigarh – Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal has apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi of the urgent need to waive off GST on ‘langar’ served in Gurdwaras, saying this had hurt the sentiments of Sikhs worldwide and should be addressed without any further delay.The Union Minister, who apprised the Prime Minister on this issue on