Sep 11

Tainted DSP shunted out of Bathinda
Tainted DSP shunted out of Bathinda

Tainted DSP shunted out of Bathinda Bathinda(Rajay Deep) – Finally after a delay of more than one month, the state police chief on Monday shunted Bathinda DSP Gurjit Singh Romana, who was found guilty of ‘wrongly’ proposing the cancellation of ‘rightly’ registered NDPS Act FIR in the infamous Nehianwala drugs case, out of the district. He has been shifted to 6th IRB

Projects announced by Sidhu already started by previous govt – SAD-BJP

DP correspondent Ludhiana The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) leaders targeted local bodies minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for announcing development projects worth 3568 crores for city. The SAD-BJP leader including Mayor of Ludhiana claimed that the majority of projects announced by minister were already started and under process during the term

AAP stages Protest against Gauri Lankesh’s killing

DP correspondent , Ludhiana:-AAP stages Protest. Aam Aadmi Party Ludhiana staged a protest against the brutal murder of noted journalist Gauri Lankesh,  a critic of the Hindutva politics and the editor of Kannada weekly Lankesh Patrike, outside Mini Secretariat on Monday.The protest was led by district Ludhiana(City) President Daljit Singh Grewal,  District President Ludhiana Rural Ranjit Singh

Dera head booked for sexually assaulting a 10-year-old boy in Ludhiana

Dera Head booked. After dera sirsa controversy another local dera in ludhiana comes in limelight after complaint of 10 -year-old boy who was living in a dera near Ludhiana. The boy has accused dera head and a sewadar (worker) of sexual assault and having unnatural sex with him. The boy , who studies in Class

Wastewater contaminating Sirhind canal
Wastewater contaminating Sirhind canal

Wastewater contaminating Sirhind canal. Waste water from Rupnagar town is reported to be getting mixed with Sirhind Canal. Pollutants of the waste water are causing contamination of canal water.People of the area say that if the problem is not resolved soon, the water of the Sirhind canal will be completely contaminated.The entire wastewater in the

Ferozepur Manager thrashed by employees of company
Manager thrashed by employees of company

Ferozepur Manager thrashed by employees of company. Ferozepur Kulgheri police has registered a case against nine persons for allegedly injuring a manager of a company.While giving information regarding this matter, Assistant Sub Inspector Satpal said that the complainant Naveen Behl, son of Surinder Bahal of Ferozepur, alleged that being a manager of company he had sought

Navjot Sidhu announces CETP, PPCB not aware
Navjot Sidhu announces CETP, PPCB not aware

Navjot Sidhu announces CETP, PPCB not aware Ludhiana – The tall claims of Local Bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu of providing Rs 130 crore for establishing Common Effluent Treatment Plants (CETP) for dying industry has come under fire as Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) which was to fund the project as per Sidhu, has denied

ATM security guard kidnap after robbers plan fails

DP Correspondent Ludhiana After getting failed in the robbery plan, four miscreants who planned to do robbery at ATM located at Lohara road has kidnapped the security guard and throw him at Ishar Nagar on Saturday.Case has been registered against the unidentified accused by Focal Point police station under sections 380 (burglary), 511 (attempt to commit

College of Agricultural Engineering
Sikh candidate not allowed to enter examination hall with ‘Kara’

Agricultural Engineering College: Sikh candidate not allowed to enter in examination hall with ‘Kara’.Authorities did not allow Sikh student to wear ‘Kara’ during examination. This incident took place at Ludhiana College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Punjab Agricultural University

Health Summit British Parliament
City doctor invited to Health Summit at British Parliament

Health Summit British Parliament Ludhiana: It is a great honour for the city (Punjab, India) as a city based senior doctor Dr S S Sibia, Director of Sibia Medical Centre has been invited to India Healthcare Summit 2017 to be held at UK Parliament, London on September 12.Dr. Sibia, who is going to participate in the

Ludhiana road romeos arrested during campaign
Two dozen eve teasers detained in Ludhiana

Ludhiana road romeos arrested. At least two dozen roadside romeos were detained by Ludhiana police who were involved in eve-teasing female students of colleges in Model Town area.  During a special campaign launched for against molestation police arrested many road romeos during past sometime. Surinder Chopra station house officer of Model Town police station said that

Punjab farmers discard PUSA-44 variety of Paddy
Punjab farmers discard PUSA-44 variety of Paddy

Punjab farmers discard PUSA-44 variety of Paddy Patiala – Once known as the darling of Punjab farmers, and now facing relegation because of its negative role for state groundwater, PUSA-44 variety of Paddy, devised by the Indian Agriculture Research Organisation (IARO), New Delhi, has been largely discarded by the state farmers and it has been

Netplus Broadband launches GIGA Speed, first in region
A first in region, Netplus Broadband launches GIGA Speed

A first in region, Netplus Broadband launches GIGA Speed Ludhiana: Netplus Broadband, leader in fixed line broadband business, has introduced super fast and affordable Net+ GIGA with a speed of 1000 MBPS. For the very first time, Netplus is introducing GIGA speed in the region.Netplus CEO Prem Ojha said that they were pleased to launch

Army Recruitment rally: Only 11 per cent qualified basic tests
Army Recruitment rally: Only 11 per cent qualified basic tests

Army Recruitment rally: Only 11 per cent qualified basic tests Ferozepur – An Army Recruitment rally was conducted at Jyoti Stadium, Ferozepur Cantt from August 30 to September 8 (Saturday). The rally was for candidates belonging to Ferozepur, Faridkot, Fazilka, Muktsar and Bathinda districts. A total of 31,051 candidates registered for the rally and 21,522

Ten year old Ramanpreet Dhindsa wins district-level Judo Karate Championship

Yadwinder Singh Toor: Ever since, the Indian society has looked upon girls with a negative eye. In older times, they were just simple women living inside the four walls of a house. But with the passage of time, tides have seemed to change their course as the attitude of people towards girls has changed. Although,

Rowdy policemen learn their lesson from social media

Arjun Sharma:-Two rowdy policemen in different locations faced the wrath of social media after they went rowdy. In a video of Ludhiana that went viral a policeman is seen beating a youth mercilessly with the baton. The matter pertains to Jodhewal Basti police station area. The victim is a resident of Atal Nagar.Police commissioner RN

Teachers to get leave approval through online mode: Aruna Chaudhary

Kohara (Ludhiana), September 9: The Education Minister, Punjab, Aruna Chaudhary today said that the education department is making earnest efforts to ensure that the just demands of the teaching community are met as soon as possible besides addressing the problems of the teachers with regard to the department. This explains the decision to operationalize an

Ludhiana Airport officers to discuss the schedule of flights with seniors
Ludhiana Airport officers to discuss the schedule of flights with seniors

Ludhiana Airport officers to discuss the schedule of flights with seniors. Domestic flights from Sahnewal Airport in Ludhiana district resumed last week. 70 seater Alliance Air has started just four days ago and data showcased that the number of passengers to take off from Ludhiana has increased, due to which the airport officials were very satisfied with the

Non Bailable warrant issued against Ravneet Singh Bittu
Non Bailable warrant issued against Ravneet Singh Bittu

Non Bailable warrant issued against Ravneet Singh Bittu. District court has issued non-bailable warrant against Ludhiana MP Ravneet Bittu. The court has fixed the next date for the hearing on October 11. Earlier on May 12, Bittu had secured bail after appearing in the court. A case has been registered against Bittu in the Sector-11

SGPC to discuss Dera Chief’s clean chit issue in general house
SGPC to discuss Dera Chief’s clean chit issue in general house

SGPC to discuss Dera Chief’s clean chit issue in general house Patiala – The Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief, Prof Kirpal Singh Badungar on Thursday made it clear that the issue concerning Dera Sacha Sauda’s Chief Gurmeet Singh Ram Rahim will be brought before the general house of the committee but before that, it