Apr 29

Congress candidate Ravneet Singh Bittu campaigning in Dakha constituency on Monday
Lok Sabha Polls: 28 candidate’s files nomination from Ludhiana

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana In view of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019, a total of 28 candidates have filed their nomination papers for Ludhiana Parliamentary constituency. On the last day of the filing of nominations, a total of 10 candidates filed their nomination papers. On last day, covering candidate of Shiromani Akali Dal candidate,

MBD Group announces the launch of The Chocolate Box and Lounge at MBD Neopolis Ludhiana
MBD Group announces the launch of The Chocolate Box and Lounge at MBD Neopolis Ludhiana

For over 15 years, The Chocolate Box and Lounge, often called TCB, has been operating out of five star hotels owned and operated by MBD Group and has been acclaimed as one of the most innovative brands of the MBD Group. TCB is well known for its gastronomical innovations, unparalleled selection, fantastic traditional dishes with

BJP candidate Sunny Deol files nomination from Gurdaspur
BJP candidate Sunny Deol files nomination from Gurdaspur

Actor and BJP candidate Sunny Deol Monday filed his nomination papers from the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat in Punjab. After paying obeisance at the Golden Temple and Durgiana Temple in Amritsar in the morning, Deol filed his nomination in Gurdaspur. Deol was accompanied by his brother and actor Bobby Deol.Punjab BJP chief and Rajya Sabha

Sunny Deol prays at Golden Temple before filing nomination
Sunny Deol prays at Golden Temple before filing nomination

Actor-turned-politician Sunny Deol, the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) candidate for the Gurdaspur parliamentary seat, on Monday offered prayers at the Golden Temple here ahead of filing his nomination papers. Sporting a blue turban and a blue shirt, Deol, who himself is a Sikh, entered the shrine complex with folded hands, accompanied by his supporters. He

Sunny Deol has deep passion for a better India: Modi
Sunny Deol has deep passion for a better India: Modi

Actor-turned-politician Sunny Deol, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the Gurdaspur parliamentary seat, met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Sunday. Sunny Deol has a deep passion for a better India and met Modi. After his meeting with Deol, Modi shared a photograph of him with Deol and tweeted: “What struck me about Sunny Deol

New to Amritsar, Hardeep Puri hits the ground running

 He may be new to the Sikh holy city of Amritsar and to the heat and dust of the politics of the Amritsar Lok Sabha constituency, but Union Minister Hardeep Puri has hit the ground campaigning for the May 19 election to this seat.On Sunday morning, Puri, accompanied by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Rajya Sabha

Father Anthony case: Congress and Punjab Police hand in glove
Father Anthony case: Congress and Punjab Police hand in glove

A month after the case, SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Saturday blamed the Congress and the police in Father Anthony Madassery’s Rs 6.65 crore misappropriation and said that the two were hand-in-gloves with each other. The SAD leader while responding to a query on no headway in Father Anthony’s case said that the state

Man burnt alive as moving car catches fire
Man burnt alive as moving car catches fire

DP Correspondent Ludhiana A man was burnt alive as moving Swift car catches fire on Mullanpur- Raikot Road on Saturday morning. As the car was centrally locked, the victim was unable to open the door of car and burnt alive on driving seat. The delay in response time of Fire emergency services also led to

MBD Neopolis Mall celebrates its 7th anniversary
MBD Neopolis Mall celebrates its 7th anniversary

Jalandhar MBD Neopolis Mall celebrated its 7th anniversary this week with great event lineup and seven top line activities. The mall leveraged the occasion to rekindle the relationship with its shoppers. The anniversary celebrations kick started with the CSR activity week prior to the key event. The objective of this campaign was to re-connect with

Doctors meet organized to discuss advancements in neurosciences
Doctors meet organized to discuss advancements in neurosciences

Ludhiana To highlight and discuss the recent advancements made in the field of neurosciences, Agrim Institute of Neurosciences organized an interactive session in Ludhiana today.  Present on the occasion were panel of Neurosurgeons from across the country to discuss the latest techniques and building awareness for timely treatment. The event highlighted upon developing expert regional

Amarinder concerned over Canada's support to separatists
Amarinder concerned over Canada’s support to separatists

Expressing concern over the Canadian government’s “covert and overt” support to the hardliners operating from its soil to create disturbances in India, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday urged the Central government to ask the global community to join India in cracking down on this grave threat to its peace and security.”The appointment of

CM's 'warning' stirs up Punjab Congress leaders
CM’s ‘warning’ stirs up Punjab Congress leaders

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh’s latest diktat to the party leadership to perform or perish has not gone down too well with the Congress leaders in the state. Ministers and legislators of the ruling Congress in Punjab have been warned by the party that if they do not ensure the victory of the Congress candidates

Punjab BJP beaming with Sunny Deol hopes
Punjab BJP beaming with Sunny Deol hopes

For the BJP in Punjab cine star, Sunny Deol is expected to be the gamechanger. The party’s decision to field him as a Lok Sabha candidate in Gurdaspur would not only decisively boost the BJP’s poll prospects in Gurdaspur, but would also have a bearing on the neighbouring Amritsar and Hoshiarpur Lok Sabha seats, It

SAD, AAP, LIP candidates files nomination papers in Ludhiana
SAD, AAP, LIP candidates files nomination papers in Ludhiana

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana In view of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019, 10 more candidates including Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), Aam Aadmi party (AAP) and Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) candidates filed their nomination papers on the fifth day. Akali Dal, LIP and AAP candidates show their strength by holding road show and number of

19 year old, female accomplice held with heroin by STF Ludhiana
19 year old, female accomplice held with heroin by STF Ludhiana

DP Correspondent Ludhiana The Special Task Force (STF) have arrested a 19 year old boy and his female accomplice and recovered 110 gram heroin from their possession from Tajpur road on Friday. Both the accused were drug addicts and use to supply heroin to customers to mint money.  Following the information from sources, the accused

ETO’s deputed to keep eye on Liquor distribution, CCTV's installed
ETO’s deputed to keep eye on Liquor distribution, CCTV’s installed

DP Correspondent Ludhiana In view of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections 2019, the Excise and Taxation Department Ludhiana is keeping a close watch on all activities related to liquor. The Excise and Taxation Officers (ETO’s) have been deputed as Nodal Officers to check illegal production, storage, distribution, smuggling etc of liquor during the upcoming elections.

Dismissed Jail Superintendent also facing probe by Human Rights Commission
Dismissed Jail Superintendent also facing probe by Human Rights Commission

Ludhiana The Patiala Jail Superintendent Rajan Kapoor and other officials, who were dismissed by Punjab Jail Minister following the complaint of IG Kunwar Partap Singh, were also facing probe by Punjab Human right Commission. Complaint was filed by Ludhiana based Human Right Activist Rajdeep Benipal The complaint was filed by Ludhiana based social activist Rajdeep

o Modi wave in country, BJP will be ousted: Punjab CM
No Modi wave in country, BJP will be ousted: Punjab CM

There is no “Modi wave” in the country and the BJP, which has no achievements to show, will be ousted from power, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh claimed Friday. The chief minister also exuded confidence that the Congress will win all the 13 Lok Sabha seats in the state. “In the absence of any Modi

Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi joins Bharatiya Janata Party
Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi joins Bharatiya Janata Party

 Famous Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi Friday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party at its Delhi office here in the presence of Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari and Union minister Vijay Goel. BJP’s candidate from northwest Delhi constituency Hans Raj Hans, Union minister and Chandni Chowk candidate Harsh Vardhan and other party leaders were also present. Mehndi’s

Sukhbir dares Captain to start poll accountability in Congress

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal, on Thursday, asked Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh why he did not start the accountability process from home by promising to quit as CM in the event of an impending and humiliating Congress defeat from Patiala constituency. Sukhbir was addressing the public and workers’ meetings at Seeto