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Sordid tale of Punjab’s Jails

Are jails in Punjab dens of gangsters? With two incidents last week — clashes in the Central Jail Ludhiana and the killing of a prime suspect in the desecration of Guru Granth Sahib in a high-security jail of Nabha town — it would appear things are not normal. The 2016 Nabha jailbreak in which gangsters

967 students from 41 schools honoured for achieving first division

DP Correspondent Ludhiana In order to celebrate top performers of 12th from Ludhiana and around, CT University organized ‘Shining Stars’- a felicitation ceremony at its premises. In the felicitation ceremony, 967 students who have achieved first division were honoured for their relentless hard work and efforts.  These students came from 41 schools namely Sacred Heart Convent

Ludhiana City Half Marathon to Run Against Pollution on May 26

The Ludhiana city, which is called the Manchester of the Punjab province of India, will be witnessing to the gathering of sports and environmental lovers on May 26, which will make people aware of the dangers of pollution along with the message of ‘Make Run, Make Health’. This year, Geo Sports and Keeper News Dot

Election officer, agents of candidates inspects security at counting centers

Election officer, agents of candidates inspects security at counting centers

DP Correspondent Ludhiana In view of Lok Sabha elections 2019, the counting of votes for Ludhiana parliamentary constituency would be held at Punjab Agricultural University campus, here, on May 23, 2019. District Election Officer-cum-Deputy Commissioner Pradeep Kumar Agrawal today visited all the counting centres and inspected the preparations there. He was also accompanied by representatives

Social activist Anmol Kwatra, father attacked, Congress blamed

Social activist Anmol Kwatra, father attacked, Congress blamed

Ludhiana Tension prevailed in Shivpuri area on Sunday after the social activist Anmol Kwatra and his father was allegedly attacked by local Congress leaders. The victim along with his thousands of supporters blocked Shivpuri Chowk in protest. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate Tejpal Singh Gill, Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) candidate Simarjit Singh Bains, Youth Akali

Students appeal to vote for better future: CT University

Students appeal to vote for better future: CT University

DP Correspondent Ludhiana As elections in Punjab are due for May 19, students of School of Fine Arts at CT University has appealed and encouraged other students to exercise their right to vote, by making placards and painting their faces and highlighting different messages like “Vote for better nation”; “Vote for my safety” etc. The

Two day Pau Kisan mela concludes

Farmers must realize value of water: AS Miglani DP Correspondent Ludhiana: The two-day Kisan Mela concluded at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) today amidst enthusiastic participation of farmers and farm women from Punjab and adjoining states. The campus was abuzz with hectic activities concerning field demonstrations, farmers-scientists interactions, technical session, sale of quality seeds and farm literature,

Ludhiana police arrested 11 person including 7 women in flesh trade

Ludhiana police arrested 11 person including 7 women in flesh trade With the arrest of 11 persons including seven women, the police claimed to have busted the flesh trade racket in Sekhewal area on Sudnay evening. The racket was being operated by woman Pushpa who use to charge money from men on hourly basis.The Police