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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh nominates athletes for sports institute

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh nominates athletes for sports institute

The Punjab Institute of Sports is the principal policy formulating a body of sports in the state.

Aug 17, 2019, 21:25 PM IST
Article 370 scrapped in J&K: Punjab CM prohibits celebrations and protests

Article 370 scrapped in J&K: Punjab CM prohibits celebrations and protests

There are concerns that Pakistan could increase its nefarious activities following the scrapping of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.

Aug 05, 2019, 16:07 PM IST
Have received Sidhu's resignation letter, will decide after reading: Captain Amarinder Singh

Have received Sidhu's resignation letter, will decide after reading: Captain Amarinder Singh

"I have received the resignation letter and will decide on it once I go through it."

Jul 15, 2019, 13:59 PM IST
Navjot Singh Sidhu quits from Punjab Cabinet, tweets resignation letter

Navjot Singh Sidhu quits from Punjab Cabinet, tweets resignation letter

Although he did not mention the reason, Sidhu's wings had recently been clipped in a reshuffle in Punjab Cabinet.

Jul 14, 2019, 12:19 PM IST
Rescued from borewell after four-day ordeal, two-year-old dies

Rescued from borewell after four-day ordeal, two-year-old dies

Fatehveer Singh had been rescued after massive efforts lasting nearly 106 hours after he had fallen inside a borewell. He, however, died at a hospital where he had been taken for treatment.

Jun 11, 2019, 09:09 AM IST
Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh Lok Sabha election results: Watch Zee News live streaming

Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh Lok Sabha election results: Watch Zee News live streaming

As per the Supreme Court's order, the Election Commission will tally the voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) slips with five EVMs per assembly segment.

May 22, 2019, 20:35 PM IST
Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh Lok Sabha Election 2019: Counting of votes on Thursday

Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh Lok Sabha Election 2019: Counting of votes on Thursday

For Chandigarh, which is the capital of both Haryana and Punjab, India Today-Axis My India exit poll predicted a clear win for the BJP.

May 22, 2019, 20:31 PM IST
Navjot Singh Sidhu put on steroids due to damaged vocal cords

Navjot Singh Sidhu put on steroids due to damaged vocal cords

Navjot Singh Sidhu's office has said he is receiving injections and will return to campaigning as soon as possible.

May 13, 2019, 16:48 PM IST
Indian-origin woman found killed near Bhakra Canal, NRI husband prime suspect

Indian-origin woman found killed near Bhakra Canal, NRI husband prime suspect

Police has registered a case against four people against the case and further probe is on.

Mar 27, 2019, 12:36 PM IST
Families of Punjab CRPF martyrs hail action against JeM in Pakistan

Families of Punjab CRPF martyrs hail action against JeM in Pakistan

We should send a clear message to Pakistan that if they mess with us again, we will retaliate with all might. We are very proud today," Jaimal Singh`s widow, Sukhjit Kaur, said.

Feb 26, 2019, 17:49 PM IST
Ludhiana swine flu: Seven die in 24 days

Ludhiana swine flu: Seven die in 24 days

Ludhiana has seen 40 suspected cases of swine flu out of which 20 have been confirmed and seven have died.

Jan 25, 2019, 10:27 AM IST
Punjab DGP Suresh Arora requests CM Captain Amarinder Singh to relieve him from post

Punjab DGP Suresh Arora requests CM Captain Amarinder Singh to relieve him from post

Arora will remain in the post until the government appoints a new DGP.

Jan 18, 2019, 22:36 PM IST
2 Pakistani nationals nabbed by BSF in Punjab

2 Pakistani nationals nabbed by BSF in Punjab

The Border Security Force (BSF) personnel on Sunday nabbed two Pakistani nationals in Punjab's Ferozepur.

Oct 28, 2018, 23:50 PM IST
Amarinder Singh says 'action taken' over indecent messages sent to woman IAS officer

Amarinder Singh says 'action taken' over indecent messages sent to woman IAS officer

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh says the matter has been taken very seriously.

Oct 24, 2018, 23:10 PM IST
Amritsar train mishap: List of accident caused by trespassing in history of railways

Amritsar train mishap: List of accident caused by trespassing in history of railways

At least 59 people were killed and several injured on Friday after a speeding train ran through a crowd in Punjab's Amritsar.

Oct 20, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
At least 58 dead, 70 injured in Amritsar train tragedy, Punjab CM orders probe

At least 58 dead, 70 injured in Amritsar train tragedy, Punjab CM orders probe

At least 58 people have died and more than 70 injured after being mowed down by a fast-moving train in Punjab's Amritsar. 

Oct 19, 2018, 23:46 PM IST
Left venue before accident: Najvot Kaur Sidhu on Amritsar train tragedy

Left venue before accident: Najvot Kaur Sidhu on Amritsar train tragedy

Navjot Kaur Sidhu on Friday evening clarifies that she had just left from the 'Ravana dahan' event when the accident happened which killed over 50 people and injured over 70.

Oct 19, 2018, 23:18 PM IST
Amritsar train tragedy: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for kin of deceased

Amritsar train tragedy: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for kin of deceased

At least 40 people are feared dead after a speeding train mowed down people at Ravana Dahan event in Amritsar. 

Oct 19, 2018, 21:04 PM IST
Punjab: 1 killed, 2 injured in gas cylinder blast in Ludhiana

Punjab: 1 killed, 2 injured in gas cylinder blast in Ludhiana

A blast in Ludhiana claimed the life of an 11-year-old boy and injured two others on Sunday.

Oct 14, 2018, 18:12 PM IST
Farmers protest in Punjab over state's inefficiency to provide machinery for stubble burning

Farmers protest in Punjab over state's inefficiency to provide machinery for stubble burning

Members of Kisan Morcha protested outside Deputy Commissioner office on Friday in Punjab's Sangrur after the state government failed to provide proper machinery for stubble burning.

Oct 12, 2018, 21:56 PM IST