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Now, popular cartoon characters to greet kids on Ludhiana roads

Ludhiana: In order to create a special corner for kids, the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation has started getting the graffiti of famous cartoon and comic characters on the walls of under-bridges of southern bye-pass in Ludhiana. Various famous national and international personalities from the past have been given space on the walls of ‘the Graffiti capital’ of

Team Insaaf uses private school students for political gains, DEO to seek explanation from school principal

Ludhiana: To get publicity in media, Team Insaaf led by Independent MLA Bains brothers took the help of students of private school while protesting against the cable Network Company and Punjab government at Gill Road on Wednesday. The protest was said to be sponsored by a television channel network against Punjab Cable network and availing

Ludhiana CCTV: Clash Over Waste Water. Factory Owners Beaten

Ludhiana CCTV: Clash Over Waste Water. Factory Owners

Breaking: Sexual exploitation charges: Ludhiana police gives clean chit to Sardar Singh

Ludhiana: About three months after probing the sexual harassment allegations against hockey skipper Sardar Singh, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) has given clean chit to the player in a report submitted to Police commissioner Jatinder Singh Aulakh. According to the report of SIT, the allegations of victim were not established and police has given clean

DC conducts surprise check at Central Sub Registrar office

Ludhiana: After finding some officials on leave during a surprise check at office of Sub Registrar (Central) on Tuesday morning, Deputy Commissioner Ravi Bhagar issued directions for making alternate arrangements for officials on leave so that the people don’t have to suffer. The DC had conducted a surprise check to ensure that the services are

2 ‘Birs’ of Guru Granth Sahib burnt in fire due to short circuit

Ludhiana: Two Birs (scriptures) of Shri Guru Granth Sahib were burnt in a fire sparked by a short circuit at a gurdwara in Kaonke Khosa village near Jagraon in the wee hours on Tuesday. According to police officials, the incident came to light around 3 am when the gurdwara granthi was about to take his

Ludhiana’s cycle manufacturers becoming traders due to tough competition from China

Ludhiana: City-based cycle industry is seriously contemplating to overcome the situation arising due to tough competition being given to them by the cycle industry in China. China was giving so much completion to local bicycle industry was losing its basis. The situation has become so grim that local bicycle and bicycle parts manufacturers were becoming

Trader’s son robbed of SUV on gun-point

Ludhiana Four miscreants robbed the son of a cloth trader and his two friends of an SUV on gun-point in the wee hours on Monday near South city. The accused also threw mobile of the victim in Sidhwan Canal. Accused escaped towards Issewal village after thrashing the occupants. The PAU police have registered an FIR

Popular Punjabi singer K Deep of ‘Posti’ fame honored

Watch Videos Below Ludhiana: Renowned Punjabi singer K Deep was felicitated here today by Punjabi Sabhayachar Akademi, Ludhiana, on Monday. The felicitation ceremony was held in view of first Shiv Kumar Batalvi Award conferred on him at Batala for his contribution to Punjabi music and for singing Batalvi’s poems. It may be mentioned here that

World’s biggest bicycle manufacturing facility to come up in Ludhiana

Chandigarh: Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday announced in Shanghai (China) that the world’s largest high end and electric bicycle manufacturing facility with a capacity of 15 million cycles would be established at Ludhiana over 300 acres of land. Addressing a joint meeting of the Indian and Chinese bicycle associations at the China

SOI organizes drive to promote state government’s development works and policies

Ludhiana: To propagate the development works and welfare schemes started by the Punjab government led by Shiromani Akali Dal, Student Organisation of India (SOI) wing of SAD started a drive in Ludhiana district here on Sunday. On the first day of the drive, the SOI volunteers led by Zonal president Meetpal Singh Dugri visited every

Punjabi folk singer Bhaktri joins AAP

Ludhiana: With the joining of Punjabi folk singer Hakam Singh Bhaktri, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) got another artist in its rank on Sunday here. In the presence of film star-turned AAP leader Gurpreet Singh Ghuggi, Bhaktri (42) took the pledge to bring reforms in Punjab by joining the party at the Rotary Club in Ludhiana.

Audio: unidentified man injured in accident, info floated in social network with photo

Samrala: The information of an injured person was travelling on the social networking site to trace in family members. The person seems to be like in his mid-seventies sustained injuries in a road accident at Samrala chowk in Ludhiana, on Saturday. Passerby uploaded the sound clip with his photo and spread over the social media.

Woman murdered by paramour, brother

Ludhiana: After a woman was found murdered in Bhattian in Laddowal, the area police have booked woman’s paramour and the latter’s brother for her murder. The police have launched a manhunt for the accused who are at large. The Ladowal police have initiated an investigation after registered an FIR in this context. The police suspect

Construction of Bhai Randhir Singh Memorial in final stages

Ludhiana: Construction of in process memorial of freedom fighter Bhai Randhir Singh at the nearby Narangwal village is in its final stages and would be inaugurated by Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal after its completion. Deputy Commissioner Ravi Bhagat visited the under construction memorial and issued necessary instructions to the staff and the contractor. While

Inderpal suicide: City resident seeks Human Rights Commission’s intervention, seeking justice

Ludhiana: A city resident Rajdeep Singh Benipal has filed a representation with the Punjab Human Rights Commission demanding justice for the family of Inderpal Singh Ahuja, who recently ended his life after posting his suicide note on Facebook. In his representation, Rajdeep Singh Benipal told the Commission that on April 29, 2016, Inderpal Singh Ahuja,

Three persons killed in textile unit fire

Ludhiana: Three persons were killed in a fire that broke out in a textile unit at Rahon Road here early this morning, police said. Eleven fire tenders of the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation took more than six hours to control the flames, they said. “The three bodies found inside the factory were charred beyond identification. They

Bains brothers not to join Jagmeet Brar’s rally or front by him

Reacting on the invitation of expelled Congress leader Jagmeet Brar to join May 21 rally and form another political front in the state, independent MLA from Ludhiana Simarjit Singh Bains refused the proposal of Brar. MLA from the Atam Nagar constituency and head of Team Insaaf Bains refuted the claims of Brar of having any

Turning Ludhiana into ‘Lovely Ludhiana’: MC integrates citizens to create symphony of colors

Ludhiana: With paints and colours all around, groups of volunteers participated in the beautification drive organized by the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation on Sunday at Samrala Chowk Underbridge. The Mayor Harcharan Singh Gohalwaria and MC Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori also tried their hands at painting and participated along with volunteers. Meanwhile the M C Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori

Bhavadas thanks Dy CM, SAD for success of Dr Ambedkar birth anniv function

Ludhiana: The Bhartiya Valmiki Dharamsamaj (Bhavadas) led by Ashwani Sahota, National president and entire leadership thanked Punjab Deputy Chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) for the success of function organised at Ludhiana on the occasion of birth celebrations of Dr BR Ambedkar. The function was organised in Ludhiana. For supporting the Bhartiya