Friday, May 26, 2017

Punjab education board chief resigns on CM's directive

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST
Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) Balbir Singh Dhol submitted his resignation following Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's order on Thursday after poor results of Class X board examinations.... read..

Dismayed by Class 10 results, Punjab CM orders action

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
Taking a serious view of the poor Class 10 board examination results, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday ordered the state education minister to prepare a blueprint to raising education standards in Punjab.... read..

Punjab to treat absentee staff as 'deemed resigned'

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST
The Punjab government has issued directions that employees absent from duty continuously for a year without leave will be considered as "deemed resigned", official sources said on Tuesday.... read..

Punjab CM assures farmers of early debt waiver

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2017 5:15:04 PM IST
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday assured state farmers of early waiver of their debts and added that his government will not backtrack on its promise in this regard.... read..

Punjab CM hails honour to Army Major Gogoi

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2017 8:45:04 PM IST
After supporting Army Major Nitin Leetul Gogoi for tying a man on a jeep bonnet in Kashmir to "avoid civilian casualties", Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday welcomed the Army decision to honour the officer.... read..

Two terror suspects held in Punjab wanted to avenge sacrilege

Chandigarh/Amritsar |Monday, 2017 7:45:05 PM IST
Two suspected terrorists arrested from the India-Pakistan border in Amritsar district had planned terror activities to avenge several incidents of sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib in the state in 2015, police sources said on Monday.... read..

Sneha Wagh faints on 'Sher-e-Punjab...' set

Mumbai |Monday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST
Actress Sneha Wagh, who plays Raj Kaur in the historical show "Sher-e-Punjab Maharaja Ranjit Singh", fainted on the set here.... read..

BSF to shift Bhagat Singh's pistol to Punjab museum

Chandigarh |Monday, 2017 10:45:04 PM IST
The Border Security Force (BSF) will soon move a pistol, used by Indian freedom struggle hero Bhagat Singh, to a museum in Punjab's frontier district of Ferozepur.... read..

11 killed in two Punjab accidents (Lead)

Chandigarh |Sunday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST
As many as 11 persons were killed and 15 others injured in two accidents in Punjab on Sunday, the police said.... read..

BSF, Punjab Police bust terror module with Canada-Pakistan links (Lead)

Chandigarh |Sunday, 2017 9:45:04 PM IST
In a joint operation, the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Punjab Police on Sunday busted a terror module with links to Canada and Pakistan.... read..

BSF, Punjab Police bust terror module with Canada-Pakistan links

Chandigarh |Sunday, 2017 9:15:05 PM IST
In a joint operation, the Boder Security Force (BSF) and the Punjab Police on Sunday busted a terror module with links to Canada and Pakistan.... read..

Four killed in Punjab road accident

Chandigarh |Sunday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST
Four persons were killed and 10 others injured in a head-on collision between a state roadways bus and a truck on the Rampura Phul-Barnala highway in Punjab on Sunday, police said.... read..

No AAP legislator in touch with us in Punjab: Amit Shah

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2017 6:45:33 PM IST
BJP President Amit Shah categorically said on Saturday that no AAP legislator in Punjab was in touch with his party.... read..

BSF recovers 8 kg heroin in Punjab

Chandigarh |Friday, 2017 9:45:04 PM IST
In a joint operation with Punjab Police, the Border Security Force (BSF) seized eight kg of heroin in Punjab's Gurdaspur sector on Friday, a BSF officer said.... read..

Punjab Governor plants saplings as tribute to Dave

Chandigarh |Friday, 2017 6:15:05 PM IST
As a tribute to Union Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave, who passed away on Thursday, Governor V.P. Singh Badnore on Friday planted saplings in the premises of Punjab Raj Bhavan.... read..

Punjab Grill Tappa, a 'fun' take on a classic favourite (Foodie Trail-Gurugram)

Gurugram |Sunday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST
Giving a new twist to a classic is sometimes tolerated, even enjoyed, and sometimes met with harsh criticism. But the Punjab Grill Tappa, an offshoot of the famous North Indian Punjab Grill restaurant chain, is sophisticated and vibrant but still maintain... read..

In Punjab, foreign couples take wedding vows again (With Image)

Chaunni Kalan (Punjab) |Sunday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST
Fascinated with the colourful Indian weddings, foreign couples are saying their marriage vows in a small village of Punjab's Hoshiarpur district.... read..
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