Apr 09

Pak, India to hold technical meeting on Kartarpur corridor on April 16
Pak, India to hold technical meeting on Kartarpur corridor on April 16

Press trust of India Islamabad Kartarpur corridor : Pakistan said Monday that it will hold a technical meeting with India on April 16 to discuss the modalities for the corridor linking Gurudwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur district in Punjab. “Continuing with Pakistan’s spirit of constructive engagement, we have

Gulzar Singh Ranike kicks off campaign, claims his fight is with Cong

Navdeep Singh Moga Gulzar Singh Ranike, who is candidate of the Shirmani Akali Dal (SAD) reached at Tilba Baba Farid Ji in Faridkot on Monday and took blessings of Baba Baba Sheikh Farid Ji before starting the campaign. Ranike thanked the party high command and expressed his happiness. Replying to a question relating to Bargadi

Sukhbir takes Ludhiana by storm as LIP leaders join SAD
Sukhbir takes Ludhiana by storm as LIP leaders join SAD

DP correspondent Ludhiana In a major jolt to the Lok Insaaf Party, close aide of MLA Simarjit Singh Bains, Vipan Sood Kaka, along with his supporters, joined the Shiromani Akali Dal in the presence of Sukhbir Singh Badal and Bikram Singh Majithia on Monday.Sood was cashier and constituency In charge of the party. He has

After Vidhan Sabha, Master, Mohd to fight for Lok Sabha?
After Vidhan Sabha, Master, Mohd to fight for Lok Sabha?

Rajay Deep Bathinda  Once faced each other in Vidhan Sabha polls two years ago, Jaitu MLA Master Baldev Singh and former Bhadaur MLA Mohd Sadique are now all set to take on each other in Lok Sabha polls too. This time their battleground is Faridkot parliament seat. Interestingly, Master Baldev Singh, who had won the

1984 anti-Sikh riots: CBI opposes Sajjan's bail
1984 anti-Sikh riots: CBI opposes Sajjan’s bail

New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned a hearing on former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar’s bail plea in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case as the CBI opposed it on the ground that it will have bearing on a similar case under trial in which Kumar is again an accused. A bench

Punjab-Haryana rains worry farmers over wheat crop
Punjab-Haryana rains worry farmers over wheat crop

The skies turned dark over parts of Punjab and Haryana on Monday morning with some areas experiencing light rainfall accompanied by strong winds. Darkness descended over Chandigarh and adjoining towns of Panchkula and Mohali, in Haryana and Punjab, respectively, around 8 a.m. The weather continued like this for nearly two hours.Light to moderate rain was

Blood donation camp organised in Dugri
Blood donation camp organised in Dugri

Ludhiana: Shree Ganpati Charitable Trust organised a blood donation camp in Dugri area on April 7,2019 (Sunday). Youth Akali Dal district president Meetpal Singh Dugri was Chief guest on the occasion. More than 100 persons donated blood in camp. Youth Akali Dal district President Meetpal Singh Dugri said that Shree Ganpati Charitable trust always contribute

27 year old ITS officer from Ludhiana secures 19th rank in Civil services
27 year old ITS officer from Ludhiana secures 19th rank in Civil services

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: 27 year old Indian Trade Services (ITS) officer Hapreet Singh of Ludhiana district secured 19th rank in civil services examination results. Harpreet, a native of Doraha has made his town and district proud with this achievement. He has also served as Commandant in Border Security Force (BSF) and was posted at Bangladesh

Nigerian woman held with 450 grams heroin worth crores
Nigerian woman held with 450 grams heroin worth crores

DP Correspondent Nigerian woman heroin: A Nigerian woman has been arrested by Khanna police and recovered 450 gram heroine worth crores, on Saturday. The accused has been identified as Gillian Abang daughter of Abang, a resident of Ikotun city Lagas, Nigeria, and at present residing at Chattarpura, New Delhi. Khanna DSP Deepak Rai said that

Ludhiana’s “befkoof Chaiwala” to contest Lok Sabha Elections
Ludhiana’s “befkoof Chaiwala” to contest Lok Sabha Elections

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: Following the footsteps of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a tea stall owner from Ludhiana has decided to contest Lok Sabha elections from Ludhiana as an Independent candidate. Famous with the name of “Befkoof Chai Wala” in Ludhiana, Ram Shankar is fed up with the unfulfilled promises of political parties, candidates and

Congress announces three more candidates for Lok Sabha poll 2019
Congress announces three more candidates for Lok Sabha poll 2019

Congress party today announced the names of three more candidates for the single phase Lok Sabha election in Punjab on May 19. Dr Amar Singh from has been fielded from Fatehgarh Sahib Jasbir Singh Dimpa from Khadoor Sahib and Mohammad Sadique from Faridkot parliamentary

Miss India World Wide Shree Saini Gets a Rousing reception in South Africa
Miss India World Wide Shree Saini Gets a Rousing reception in South Africa

Miss India World Wide Shree Saini :Punjab born Miss India Worldwide was given a rousing reception in South Africa where she was invited as chief guest for the Miss India Gauteng Pageant 2019. Shree was treated like a queen and had countless banners placed in SA to welcome her. In the pageant winner was Avathara

No question of withdrawing Gen J J Singh from Khadoor Sahib: Brahmpura
No question of withdrawing Gen J J Singh from Khadoor Sahib: Brahmpura

DP Correspondent Amritsar The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD-Taksali) has made it clear that there was no question of withdrawing its candidate, Gen (retired) J J Singh from the electoral battlefield from Khadoor Sahib constituency in favour of Bibi Paramjit Kaur Khalra who has been fielded by the Punjab Ekta Party (PEP) from the same Lok

Army repels Pakistani drone in Khem Karan
Army repels Pakistani drone in Khem Karan

Harkirat Singh Bhinder Tarn Taran A Pakistani drone was spotted near Rattoke village in the Khem Karan sector in Tarn Taran district on Wednesday night, but returned immediately after the Indian Army retaliated and opened fire on the pilotless flying object.Though Army sources here are silent on this incident, a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP)

Ludhiana rape case accused involved in multiple rape cases
Ludhiana rape case accused involved in multiple rape cases

SUKHPREET SINGH Ludhiana The Ludhiana police have filed a charge-sheet in the Court of Judicial Magistrate of First Class Ankit Airia against six persons accused in the South city rape case in which a girl was waylaid by the gang and physically assaulted. The investigation in the case was conducted by an SIT headed by

Jolt to Lok Insaaf party, close aide of MLA Bains resigns
Jolt to Lok Insaaf party, close aide of MLA Bains resigns

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana In a major jolt to Lok Insaaf Party, close aide of MlA Simarjit Singh bains Vipan Sood kaka has resigned from the party on Thursday. Sood was cashier and constituency Incharge of Party. He has contested Assembly elections from Ludhiana central on ticket of Lok Insaaf party but lost. In his

Tarsem Jassar is SVEEP Icon for Fatehgarh Sahib district

DP Correspondent Fatehgarh Sahib While handing over the letter to Tarsem Jassar in this regard, Jaspreet Singh, Additional District Electoral Officer-cum-Additional Deputy Commissioner said that Jassar was a famous personality known for his writing, singing and acting all over the world. He also have a large number of followers on social media with which he

11,000 youngsters to vote first time in Ludhiana
11,000 youngsters to vote first time in Ludhiana

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana More than eleven thousand voters will make use of their right to vote for the first time in Lok sabha elections in Ludhiana parliament constituency. Out of total 16 lakh voters in Ludhiana Lok Sabha constituency, 11596 voters were between the age group of 18-19.The voters between 18-19 age group will

Double whammy for Navjot Sidhu
Double whammy for Navjot Sidhu

AJAY BHARDWAJ Chandigarh Last time when Punjab Cabinet minister Navjot Sidhu was disallowed to take to the stage at the Moga rally presided over by AICC president Rahul Gandhi, Sidhu was quick to realise that he had been cut to size and he quipped within not time that he had been “shown his place”. This

CM Amarinder flays Modi over Jallianwala Bagh remarks
Lectures delivered on Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

DP Correspondent Jagraon Jallianwala Bagh Massacre:Under the guidance of Principal Karan Sharma, LR DAV College, Jagraon. A Special lectures on the “Remembering the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre 1919-2019″ was today organized by the Department of Political Science and Department of History. Key speakers for this lectures was J.S. Joshi Principal (Retired) and Kanwaljeet Khanna, General Secretary