Punjabi cinema not just about 'balle balle'

Punjabi filmmaker Manjeet Mann, who co-produced National Award-winning film "Shaheed-e-Mohabbat Boota Singh", says there are movies from her state that are rich in content too.

Gandhi's autobiography to be released in Punjabi, Kashmiri

 Mahatma Gandhi's autobiography 'The Story of My Experiments with Truth' has now been published in Kashmiri and Punjabi languages also and the editions would be released on his birth anniversary tomorrow.

`Punjab 1984` outstanding, worthy going to Oscars: Anupam Kher

Bollywood actor Anupam Kher is so impressed with director Anurag Singh’s `Punjab 1984`, a Punjabi film focusing on the ill effects of 1984-86 Punjab insurgency on social life, that he says it is worth going to the Oscars.

Soha to learn Punjabi for film on 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Actress Soha Ali Khan, who is in the Gungrana village in Ludhiana shooting for a film on the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, says she`s learning Punjabi for her role.

Vindu Dara Singh elated with `Jatt James Bond` success

Punjabi movie `Jatt James Bond` has collected about Rs.7 crore in its first four days of release and still going strong. Actor Vindu Dara Singh, who plays one of the prominent roles in the movie, is elated.

White House celebrates Guru Nanak birth anniversary

Sikh-Americans in their traditional Punjabi dresses, colourful turbans and business suits came to the White House to celebrate the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the first Sikh Guru.

People wonder if Rhea Chakraborty is a Punjabi

Rhea Chakraborty, who is making her Bollywood debut with ‘Mere Dad Ki Maruti’, says people often wonder if she has a Punjabi background.

Punjabi is third-most spoken language in England

Punjabi is the third-most spoken language in England and Wales, according to new figures that also include other Indian languages.

‘Punjab Assembly proceedings only in Punjabi’

Punjab Assembly Speaker Charanjit Singh Atwal asked the members of the House to
conduct all proceedings in the session in Punjabi language.

Canadian Bank serves in Punjabi-Gujarati-Telugu-Hindi-Marathi-Urdu-Bengali-Tamil

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC), a leading Canadian financial institution, offers service in Indian languages.

Man accuses Priyanka Chopra for not being a true Punjabi!

PC got the shock of her life recently while promoting the film at a press meet where a Delhiite, also present at the event, accused Priyanka for not being a true Punjabi.

Sonam Kapoor on Punjabi shopping spree

Fashionista Sonam Kapoor, who has been shooting for Pankaj Kapoor`s Mausam` in Patiala, couldn`t help but go on a shopping spree.

Dozens of Punjabi youth in UAE illegal alcohol trade: Report

UAE courts have sentenced 22
young Indian men to death in the last 3 years and many
others face capital punishment.

After Punjabi, Danish singer eyes Bollywood

Danish singer Anita is set to debut in Rajasthani and has Bollywood offers too.

She`s Danish and sings peppy numbers in Punjabi

Her peppy numbers in Punjabi are a hit and only that tiny hint of anglicized accent suggests she may not be of Indian descent. Meet Danish singer and songwriter Anita Lerche who performs in no less than 16 languages - but Punjabi is her favourite.

Speaker asks Farooq to give notice before speaking in Punjabi

Union Minister Farooq Abdullah Friday got a gentle rap from Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar for replying in Punjabi to a supplementary question without giving
a prior notice.

INLD calls Hooda`s new found love for Punjabi unreal

With CM BS Hooda going all out to woo the Punjabis in Haryana, the opposition INLD has claimed his new found love for the community is unreal as he was earlier reluctant in according the second language status to Punjabi.

`Nearly 20,000 Punjabi youths sneak into Europe every year`

Every year nearly 20,000 Punjabi youths try to illegally migrate to European Union (EU) countries in pursuit of greener pastures, said a United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) report.

Punjabi gets second language status in Haryana

The Haryana Government has
granted second language status to Punjabi in the state, which
has a sizable population of Punjabis.