Ropar: Three persons were killed and 27 others including women and children were injured when a vehicle carrying them fell into a canal near Bhakumajra village, near here on Saturday, police
New Delhi: With its splendid performance in the Lok Sabha election in Punjab, the AAP has further intensified its focus on the state and has appointed Suchche Singh Chottepur as the state
Chandigarh: Punjab Minister Bikram Singh Majithia today said he is ready to quit the post of Shiromani Akali Dal youth wing chief as he did not want to hold too many positions. "The
Chandigarh: Terming the "much-hyped" investment summits organised by the Punjab government as "big hoax", Congress today alleged that the events had failed to facilitate any investment for
Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday granted bail to Swami Aseemanand, a key accused in Samjhauta Express blast case.
Swami Aseemanand had recently moved an
Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Thursday sought intervention of Union Ministers Arun Jaitley and Uma Bharti for "prompt clearance" of the project to restart work on the '
Chandigarh: Twelve students at a private engineering college in Punjab were injured following a clash between students from Kashmir and others over support to Pakistan team during an
Phagwara: The owner of a garment factory here has been arrested for his alleged involvement in the gang-rape of a dalit woman who worked at his factory, police said on Wednesday.
Chandigarh: In the wake of shortage of supplies from neighbouring states like Himachal Pradesh, prices of vegetables including tomato and potato have seen a significant surge in the last one
Chandigarh: Congress on Monday said the bypoll result in Punjab is the beginning of end for the Akalis while AAP remained disappointed as in the bypolls to Patiala and Talwandi Sabo Assembly seats
Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today termed the results of the two Assembly bypolls in Punjab as "a vindication of the policies and performance of the SAD-BJP combine
Ludhiana: Three people were on Monday gutted alive in a major fire that broke out in a hosiery factory in Shiv Puri area here, police said.
Suraj, Raju and Chander were gutted alive inside a
Chandigarh: Shiromani Akali Dal candidate Jeet Mohinder Singh won the Talwandi Sabo assembly seat in Punjab by over 46,600 votes, officials said here.
He defeated his nearest rival Harminder Singh
Chandigarh: Congress leader and former union minister Preneet Kaur on Monday won the Patiala Assembly seat defeating her nearest SAD rival Bhagwan Dass Juneja.
Kaur, wife of former chief
Chandigarh: Ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Congress won one seat each in the bypolls to Patiala (urban) and Talwandi Sabo Assembly seats on Monday but the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) finished a
Chandigarh: Stakes are high for the royal family of Patiala and the ruling Akalis as the results of the bypolls to Patiala and Talwandi Sabo Assembly seats in Punjab are to be declared on Monday
Chandigarh: At least five people were killed and 15 others injured when a luxury bus and a car collided in Chandigarh Saturday morning, police said.
Among the dead in the accident in Sector
Ludhiana: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Friday called the recent incidents of supporters of political parties booing at public figures "undemocratic and morally deplorable" and urged
Chandigarh: BJP on Friday hailed the "minimal" 2.74 per cent hike in power tariff in Punjab, saying it will put minimum burden on people, even as opposition Congress opposed the hike.
Chandigarh: Senior Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Friday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s silence over booing of some Chief Ministers by his supporters in his presence, and lashed out
Phagwara: Shiv Sena activists of Punjab on Friday burnt Pakistan flag here as they protested against the country envoy`s decision to hold talks with Kashmir separatists notwithstanding India`s
Ludhiana: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday approved setting up a state-of-the-art multi-skill centre in the vacant premises of `Knitwear Facility` at industrial focal point
Chandigarh: Power regulator PSERC on Friday announced a 2.74 percent hike in power tariff across all consumer categories in Punjab for the year 2014-15.
This is considered one of the
Chandigarh: Power employees in Punjab under the banner of PSEB Employees Joint Forum will observe a one-day strike on August 28 in protest against the state government and the management for
Phagwara: The Punjab government will set up ten more drug de-addiction centres in the state, taking their number to 31.
Vikas Garg, Special Secretary, Health and Family Welfare Department,
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai