Mount Litera Zee School Patiala launched the ‘Illuminating Lives’ Project as part of this Diwali celebrations. The objective of the project was to celebrate Diwali with lesser fortunate people in the city and bring smiles to many families this Diwali.
Barely days after Hockey India's complaint of "dangerous" artificial turf at women's team training centre at Patiala, Sports Authority of India today offered HI to shift the camp at other venues to repair the pitch.
Polling continued to be on a high note in both Patiala and Talwandi Sabo Assembly constituencies of Punjab as till 1 pm the poll percentage was around 45 and 48 per cent respectively in the two Assembly seats where by-polls are taking place Thursday.
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.
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.
The Federation Cup National Athletics Championships, to be held at the National Institute of Sports here Aug 16-19, will serve as the selection trial for the participating squad at the Incheon Asian Games.
The ruling SAD-BJP government in Punjab has "discriminated" against Patiala during its last eight years of rule as people of the constituency have always voted and supported Congress, former Union minister Preneet Kaur said on Sunday.
As the Indian contingent departs in batches for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, the country`s top sports institute in Patiala has drawn severe flak from athletes and coaches who have no left no stone unturned in their preparation despite having to live and train in "unacceptable conditions".
Congress leader Amarinder Singh, who will be vacating Patiala (Urban) Assembly seat as he has been elected as MP from Amritsar, on Saturday said the decision on who will contest by-election from the constituency will be taken by the party High Command.
AAP candidate Dharamvira Gandhi who defeated Union minister Preneet Kaur from Patiala on Saturday said growing anger against the ruling SAD on various fronts and disillusionment with Congress had gone in favour of the fledgling outfit.
Back in the reckoning after an injury-forced sabbatical of nearly two years, 2006 Commonwealth Games gold-medallist boxer Akhil Kumar said his coaches and support staff helped him fight through the slow and painful grind of rehabilitation.
AAP candidate from Patiala Lok Sabha seat Dharamvira Gandhi on Thursday submitted a memorandum to the returning officer-cum-Patiala deputy commissioner over yesterday`s assault on him and alleged booth capturing by the ruling SAD-BJP activists.