Punjab to host 60th national school games: Minister
Punjab to host 60th national school games: Minister

Punjab Education Minister Dr Daljit Singh Cheema on Wednesday announced that 60th National School Games in six sporting disciplines will be organised in November this year.

AAP nearing 'oblivion' in Punjab: Parkash Singh Badal

Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday said that Aam Aadmi Party has lost its credibility after "betrayal" in Delhi and was nearing oblivion in Punjab.

10 more drug de-addiction centres will be set up in Punjab

The Punjab government will set up ten more drug de-addiction centres in the state, taking their number to 31.

EC asks Punjab CM to refrain from making political speech on Independence Day

Election Commission on Saturday asked the Punjab Chief Minister and his ministers to refrain from making political speeches during the Independence Day celebrations in view of the by-polls in the state.

Amarinder objects to Badal`s plan to `unfurl flag` at Patiala

Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Friday took exception to Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal for planning to unfurl the national flag at Patiala and Bathinda on August 15 respectively.

AAP a pack of cards, on verge of disintegration: Badal

Dubbing the Aam Aadmi Party as a "pack of cards", Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said the party was on the verge of "disintegration" due to the "lack of any ideological commitment and concrete programme".

Restrict Manpreet`s movements: SAD to EC

Shiromani Akali Dal on Tuesday accused Congress candidate from Bathinda Lok Sabha seat Manpreet Singh of "spreading hate and inciting violence" and urged the Election Commission to restrain his movement.

Manpreet calls Akali regime `snake`; vows to `crush it`

Congress Lok Sabha candidate from Bathinda seat Manpreet Singh Badal today called the Akali regime in Punjab a "snake" and said its "head needs to be crushed" to end "corruption and nepotism" in the state.

Akalis promise fast track courts for 1984 cases, economic package

Asserting that no one involved in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots will be spared, Punjab`s ruling Shiromani Akali Dal Monday promised to set up fast track courts to try cases and ensure justice to victims of these riots.

Modi, Rahul, Sonia, stars to raise campaign heat in Punjab

Turning up the heat, political heavyweights and film stars are set to woo voters in the last leg of campaigning in Punjab for the April 30 Lok Sabha elections for the 13 seats from the state.

Harsimrat Kaur`s assets worth Rs 108 crores

SAD sitting MP from Bathinda Lok Sabha seat Harsimrat Kaur Badal, who is seeking re-election, on Monday declared her assets to the tune of Rs 108.14 crore, up by 80 per cent as against what she declared during last polls.

SAD`s Harsimrat Kaur files nomination from Bathinda seat

Sitting SAD MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal today filed her nomination papers from the Bathinda Lok Sabha seat.

Punjab Congress wants Assembly bypoll simultaneously with general elections

Congress has requested the Election Commission to hold bypoll to the Talwandi Sabo Assembly constituency in Bathinda district on April 30, the date of Lok Sabha elections in the state.

One killed, 3 injured as Congress rally attacked in Punjab

Over a dozen armed men opened indiscriminate fire at a Congress-PPP election rally.

Student of fashion designing commits suicide in Ludhiana

A girl student studying fashion design in a college here allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself in her hostel room on Monday, police said.

Two students run over by train in Punjab

Two students were run over by a train in the Barnala district, police said here on Friday.

Bathinda gang-rape `fabricated`, victim booked: Punjab Police

Police on Monday claimed that the complaint of a 24-year-old woman, that she was abducted and raped by two men and later thrown out of a car in Bathinda district, was "concocted".

Drought aid: Sukhbir accuses Centre of exacting `revenge`

The Punjab government on Wednesday alleged the Centre of taking revenge for the Congress` defeat in the Punjab assembly elections by not giving drought relief to the state.

RO system removes 90% of uranium from ground water

Reverse osmosis (RO) system removes over 90 per cent of uranium from ground water, a study has claimed.

Congress, SAD activists clash in Bathinda

Activists of ruling Shiromani
Akali Dal (SAD) and opposition Congress in Punjab clashed in
Dyalpura Bhaike village of Bathinda district.