Mount Litera Zee School Patiala shares smiles this Diwali

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.

SAI Director General offers Hockey India to shift camp to repair NIS pitch
SAI Director General offers Hockey India to shift camp to repair NIS pitch

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.

Preneet Kaur wins Patiala bypoll

Congress leader and former union minister Preneet Kaur on Monday won the Patiala Assembly seat defeating her nearest SAD rival Bhagwan Dass Juneja.

Punjab bypolls: stakes high for Patiala royal family, Akalis

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.

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.

Punjab by-polls: 45 % polling in Patiala, 48 % in Talwandi Sabo till 1 pm

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.

Campaigning for Punjab bypolls ends

Campaigning for Patiala and Talwandi Sabo Assembly seats in Punjab, going to bypolls on August 21, on Tuesday ended, an official said.

Punjab by-elections: EC issues instruction on exit, opinion polls

In view of by-elections to Talwandi Sabo and Patiala Assembly segments in Punjab, the Election Commission has issued instructions restricting conduct of exit poll and dissemination of its results.

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.

National Athletics Championships to serve as selection trial for Incheon Asiad

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.

Akalis turned Patiala into virtual slum: Preneet

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.

By-polls for two Punjab seats on August 21

By-polls to Talwandi Sabo and Patiala assembly seats in Punjab will be held on August 21.

Indian athletes slam "unacceptable" living conditions at NIS

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".

Patiala by-poll: Amarinder says Congress high-command will decide candidate

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.

Anger against Akali Dal helped AAP in Punjab: Gandhi

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.

Akhil Kumar credits coaches for his comeback

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`s Patiala nominee submits memorandum to returning officer

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.

Preneet Kaur is elusive for people of Patiala: SAD’s Deepinder Singh Dhillon

Patiala has been the pocket borough for its royal family and sitting MP Preneet Kaur. However, this time, it is being said that the General Elections 2014 will not be a cakewalk for Congress.

Oust corrupt BJP, Congress: Yogendra Yadav tells Patiala voters

Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav asked people to throw out "corrupt" BJP and Congress from the country and a "father-son-ruled government" from Punjab.