Punjab News

Pollution: Need Central intervention, just meet of CMs inconsequential, Amarinder tells Kejriwal

Pollution: Need Central intervention, just meet of CMs inconsequential, Amarinder tells Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday sought a meeting with his counterparts in Punjab and Haryana to discuss ways to tackle the alarming air pollution levels in Delhi.

Nov 09, 2017, 00:36 AM IST
Punjab shuts schools until Saturday in view of road accidents due to smog

Punjab shuts schools until Saturday in view of road accidents due to smog

Several people have lost lives in the past few days in Punjab because of the road accidents at different places because of smog.

Nov 09, 2017, 00:06 AM IST
People supported demonetisation despite facing difficulties: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

People supported demonetisation despite facing difficulties: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

One year down the line, the decision of demonetisation has proved right, Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said on Wednesday.

Nov 08, 2017, 23:44 PM IST
Pakistan's ISI behind targeted killings in Punjab: Amarinder Singh

Pakistan's ISI behind targeted killings in Punjab: Amarinder Singh

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said that Pakistan's spy agency the ISI was behind the targeted killings in the state.

Nov 07, 2017, 23:57 PM IST

Accident due to fog kills 8 in Punjab crop buring

At least eight persons were killed and nearly 20 others injured in an accident between a bus and a long-body truck due to dense fog in Punjab on Tuesday morning, police said.

Nov 07, 2017, 11:41 AM IST

Declaration as CM face turns Dhumal a favourite in Sujanpur

With the booster dose of being declared the Chief Ministerial face of the BJP, Sujanpur constituency appears to have turned a favourite seat for Prem Kumar Dhumal against Congress heavyweight

Nov 06, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
Take action against erring recruitment agents: Sushma Swaraj to Punjab CM

Take action against erring recruitment agents: Sushma Swaraj to Punjab CM

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said she has requested Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to file criminal cases against recruitment agents who allegedly mislead and cheat

Nov 05, 2017, 22:35 PM IST

Hindu Sangarsh Sena chief Vipan Sharma's murder not 'radically sponsored terrorist crime'

Recent developments in the investigation of Right-wing activist Vipan Sharma`s murder have revealed that it was not a radically sponsored terrorist crime, as told by Punjab DGP Suresh Verma.

Nov 04, 2017, 11:08 AM IST

Car falls into irrigation canal in Punjab, four killed

Morning fog and smog from stubble burning took its toll in Punjab on Friday when four people died after their car fell into a minor irrigation canal near Abohar town, around 310 km from here, police

Nov 03, 2017, 14:18 PM IST
Hindu organisation leader shot dead in Amritsar

Hindu organisation leader shot dead in Amritsar

This came less than a fortnight after RSS leader Ravindra Gosain was killed in Ludhiana.

Oct 31, 2017, 09:38 AM IST
Amritsar: Hindu Suraksha Sena leader Vipin Sharma shot dead by unidentified assailants

Amritsar: Hindu Suraksha Sena leader Vipin Sharma shot dead by unidentified assailants

The entire shootout was captured on CCTV 

Oct 31, 2017, 00:09 AM IST
News of levying pet tax baseless: Punjab govt

News of levying pet tax baseless: Punjab govt

Earlier in the day, media reports had claimed that Punjab has proposed to levy tax on people keeping pet animals.

Oct 24, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
Now pay taxes for pets and animals in Punjab

Now pay taxes for pets and animals in Punjab

A notification issued by the state government states that there'll be different taxes for various domestic animals.

Oct 24, 2017, 13:21 PM IST
Ludhiana: Fire breaks out near Shingar Cinema

Ludhiana: Fire breaks out near Shingar Cinema

A fire broke out in a building near Shingar Cinema in Punjab's Ludhiana city on Tuesday morning. More than 12 fire tenders were present at the spot. 

Oct 24, 2017, 08:42 AM IST

Rs 6 lakh stolen from Amritsar's famous Durgiana Mandir

Unidentified thieves decamped with Rs 6 lakh in cash from Amritsar`s famous Durgiana Mandir Hindu shrine, police said on Friday.

Oct 20, 2017, 20:31 PM IST

BJP knew it won't win Gurdaspur bypoll: Kailash Vijayvargiya

The BJP lost its bastion Gurdaspur to Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar by a record margin of 1,93,219 votes. 

Oct 17, 2017, 22:48 PM IST
RSS leader Ravinder Gosai shot dead in Ludhiana

RSS leader Ravinder Gosai shot dead in Ludhiana

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader Ravinder Gosai was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Ludhiana's Kailash Nagar on Tuesday morning.

Oct 17, 2017, 10:55 AM IST
Threat of crop-burning smog across North India, NGT to hear cases today

Threat of crop-burning smog across North India, NGT to hear cases today

 The Green Panel had asked the Center and the Ministry of Agriculture to respond to its concerns regarding the threats posed to the environment by stubble burning.

Oct 17, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
Gurdaspur by-election Result: Some facts about winning Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar

Gurdaspur by-election Result: Some facts about winning Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar

Punjab's ruling Congress secured an emphatic win in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat on Sunday. Punjab Congress unit chief Sunil Jakhar trouned BJP candidate Swaran Salaria by a whopping margin of 1,93,

Oct 15, 2017, 21:50 PM IST

Gurdsaspur bypoll results: People have reaffirmed faith in Congress' policies, says Surjewala

Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar won the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll by defeating his nearest rival, BJP nominee Swaran Salaria, with a margin of 1,93,219 votes.

Oct 15, 2017, 21:15 PM IST

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