Chandigarh |Saturday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTStalls put up by traders from Afghanistan selling items like 'mamras', a premium quality almond, and other dry fruits were a big hit with the people visiting the 24th edition of the four-day CII Chandigarh Fair that opened here on Friday.... read..
Chandigarh |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday appealed to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan to withdraw the $20 fee imposed by his government on pilgrims visiting Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara.... read..
Chandigarh |Friday, 2019 2:45:05 AM ISTActor-politician Sunny Deol of the BJP on Thursday campaigned for the October 21 Assembly polls in Haryana and sought votes for his party's candidate.... read..
Amritsar (Punjab) | October 18, 2019 1:41:36 PM ISTDespite a ban by the Punjab government, incidents of stubble burning have not abated in the nearby areas of Amritsar. Scores of farmers here have been burning crop residue, causing air pollution in the nearby states, while claiming that they lack alternat... read..
Punjab | October 18, 2019 1:11:42 AM ISTIn a bizarre incident, a Pakistani man unleashed his pet lion on an electrician who had come to pick up payment for his work, local police said.... read..
By Pragya KaushikaChandigarh (Haryana) | October 18, 2019 7:11:49 PM ISTNot everything is local or national in Haryana polls. America is the flavour of this election season courtesy Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Houston that saw US President Donald Trump in attendance.... read..
Chandigarh |Friday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTA floating light and sound show was organised at Ropar town of Punjab in the Satluj river to commemorate the 550th Parkash Purab of Guru Nanak Dev.... read..
Dera Baba Nanak (Punjab) |Friday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTA bridge that would play a major role in connecting India and Pakistan's sides of the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor is yet to be constructed as the neighbouring country has been showing reluctance over the issue.... read..
Chandigarh |Friday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTAfter Haryana, Airtel on Friday announced that it has shut down its 3G network in Punjab too.... read..
Chandigarh |Friday, 2019 11:15:05 PM ISTUnion Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday said the national highway from the Indo-Pak border through the Kartarpur corridor to the holy city of Sultanpur Lodhi in Punjab had been renamed as Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji Marg.... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | October 18, 2019 9:41:36 PM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday urged Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan to withdraw the USD 20 fee proposed to be levied by the neighbouring country on pilgrims visiting Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara.... read..
Chandigarh |Friday, 2019 3:45:05 AM ISTChandigarh's Karandeep Kochhar set the bar at his home turf, the Chandigarh Golf Club, on the opening day of the Jeev Milkha Singh Invitational 2019, a Rs. 1.5 crore event.... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | October 18, 2019 6:41:34 PM ISTUnion Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Minister Nitin Gadkari for accepting her request to rename the national highway from the Indo-Pak border to Sultanpur Lodhi as Sri Gur... read..
Jalalabad (Punjab) |Thursday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday took the Jalalabad Assembly constituency of Sukhbir Badal by storm, declaring that the Akali leader's arrogance will plunge his party into ignominy once again in these by-elections.... read..
Dera Baba Nanak (Punjab) |Thursday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTThe work on the much-anticipated Kartarpur Corridor for Indian pilgrims to visit the revered Sikh shrine across the border in Pakistan is expected to be completed by the end of this month and online registration for the pilgrimage will begin from Sunday.... read..
Chandigarh |Thursday, 2019 10:20:53 AM ISTThe Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction and life sentence slapped on four people, including a close relative of an Akali Dal leader, for the sensational murderer of a hotelier in Jalandhar in 2011.... read..
Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTPunjab and Haryana have a huge potential for solar power generation where the company aims to scale up its operations, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Hyderabad-based rooftop solar company Freyr Energy Service Saurabh Marda said on Wednesday.... read..
Firozepur (Punjab) | October 16, 2019 6:11:32 PM ISTA drone from Pakistan's side was spotted in Punjab's Firozepur district, according to Border Security Forces (BSF) sources.... read..
Punjab | October 16, 2019 4:41:40 PM ISTPakistani journalists on Wednesday held a country-wide protest against police brutality on a local reporter in Lahore.... read..
Chandigarh (Haryana) | October 16, 2019 2:41:33 PM ISTThe demolition of Sant Ravidas temple in Delhi's Tughlaqabad in August, seems to have struck a chord in the upcoming Haryana assembly polls with almost every political party in the state attempting to capture the sizeable chunk of Dalit votes.... read..
Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTHaryana Chief Electoral Officer Anurag Agarwal on Tuesday said that for the convenience of the visually-impaired, electors photo identity cards (EPICs) and photo voter slips have been printed in Braille script.... read..
Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTCarrying on with its 'Startup Elevator Pitch Series', the ASSOCHAM Launchpad, an initiative and platform for budding entrepreneurs, will be flagged off here on Friday.... read..
Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTJannayak Janata Party (JJP) President Dushyant Chautala on Tuesday said he received a threat to life on his phone from Abu Dhabi.... read..
Gurdaspur (Punjab) | October 16, 2019 6:41:48 PM ISTThe work on the Kartarpur corridor will be completed on time, i.e. October 31 said the Ministry of Home Affairs Additional Secretary Govind Mohan who visited the site here on Wednesday.... read..
Dera Baba Nanak (Punjab) |Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 PM ISTThe much-anticipated Kartarpur Corridor project for Indian pilgrims to visit the revered Sikh shrine across the border in Pakistan is expected to be completed by the end of this month and online registration for the pilgrimage will begin from Sunday.... read..
Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday welcomed the Centre's decision to release, on humanitarian grounds, five police personnel languishing in various prisons of the state for human rights violations allegedly committed during the militancy peri... read..
Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Kartarpur Sahib corridor linking India with historical Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara, where Guru Nanak Dev breathed his last, in Pakistan in November and its construction work would be completed by October 31.... read..
Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTRiding against social engineering trends, both prominent parties in agrarian Haryana -- the ruling BJP and the Congress -- in the October 21 Assembly polls have set eyes on non-Jat votes despite land-owning class, the Jats, comprising 28 per cent of the s... read..
Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 PM ISTIt's a litmus test for BJP's first Chief Minister in Haryana, Manohar Lal Khattar, who believes on the principles of 'Ram Rajya' to run state affairs.... read..
Amritsar (Punjab) | October 15, 2019 1:11:32 PM ISTAkal Takht Chief Giani Harpreet Singh on Tuesday hit out at the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) for its talks of making India a 'Hindu Rashtra' and said that people of all religions and faiths live in the country which is the beauty of India.... read..
Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 4:20:53 PM ISTHailing the progressive farmers who have refrained from burning paddy stubble, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday called upon them to join the state in launching a massive campaign to persuade the farming community to give up this practice.... read..
Dakha (Punjab) | October 15, 2019 11:11:31 PM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Tuesday accused Shiromani Akali Dal leaders Harsimrat Badal and Sukhbir Badal of obstructing coordination between the state government and Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) for Parkash Purb celeb... read..
Amritsar (Punjab) | October 15, 2019 1:11:34 PM ISTScores of devotees thronged Amritsar's Golden Temple on Tuesday to take a dip in the holy sarovar (pool) on the occasion of Parkash Gurpurab of Guru Ram Das.... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | October 15, 2019 10:11:32 PM ISTTaking an initiative to break the "deadlock" over the main events to celebrate the 550th Prakash Purb of Guru Nanak Dev, Captain Amarinder Singh-led government on Tuesday offered to hold the Sultanpur Lodhi functions on November 11-12 under the patronage ... read..
Chandigarh (Haryana) | October 15, 2019 8:41:35 AM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to address mega rallies in Charkhi Dadri and Kurukshetra in Haryana on Tuesday.... read..
Ludhiana (Punjab) | October 15, 2019 2:11:38 PM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said that if stubble burning has to be stopped in the state, then the Central government should give Rs 100 extra per quintal on the produce of farmers.... read..
Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 4:20:53 PM ISTPunjab Governor and Chandigarh Administrator V.P. Singh Badnore will open the 24th edition of Confederation of Indian Industry's (CII) Chandigarh Fair 2019 here on October 18, it was announced on Monday.... read..
Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTThe war of words between two political allies -- the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) -- intensified on Sunday ahead of the October 21 Haryana Assembly polls with both accusing each other of betrayal.... read..
Ludhiana (Punjab) | October 14, 2019 7:41:46 PM ISTPunjab Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu on Monday denied the allegation of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal that stubble burning in the state was further aggravating the problem of air pollution in the national ca... read..
Amritsar (Punjab) | October 14, 2019 3:41:34 AM ISTThough stubble burning is banned in Punjab, several farmers in Amritsar continue to burn crop residue claiming lack of alternatives.... read..
Gurdaspur (Punjab) | October 14, 2019 1:11:34 PM ISTHome Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla on Monday visited the Kartarpur corridor here and inspected the route.... read..
Chandigarh (Haryana) | October 14, 2019 5:41:53 PM ISTThe Haryana Police has seized 1,204 kg of narcotics worth crores of rupees during a month-long special anti-narcotic drive across the state in the lead up to the assembly polls, said Director-General of Police, Manoj Yadava on Monday.... read..
Chandigarh |Sunday, 2019 10:15:05 PM ISTIn a stinging response to Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal's latest tirade at his government, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday reminded her that it was her own Shiromani Akali Dal regime that had shamelessly heaped humiliation on the Aka... read..
Chandigarh (Haryana) | October 13, 2019 2:11:36 PM ISTBJP National Working President JP Nadda on Sunday said that the government has delivered on its promises made with regards to One Rank One Pension (OROP).... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | October 13, 2019 7:41:36 PM ISTThe Punjab government on Sunday asked Deputy Commissioners to direct absentee landowners, who have leased out their agriculture land to tenants, to ensure that no paddy straw burning takes place on their lands.... read..
Chandigarh (Haryana) | October 13, 2019 7:11:45 PM ISTSwaraj India president Yogendra Yadav on Sunday criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over its manifesto for the forthcoming Haryana elections and said that people in the state don't want Manohar Lal Khattar-led government again.... read..
Chandigarh | October 13, 2019 1:11:34 PM ISTThe BJP on Sunday released its manifesto and made a host of promises to woo the electorates ahead of forthcoming Haryana Assembly elections.... read..
Chandigarh |Sunday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday released its manifesto for the Haryana Assembly polls with no promise to waive farm debt and job reservations, saying it is more realistic and practical than its rival Congress' populist manifesto.... read..
Chandigarh |Sunday, 2019 11:15:05 PM ISTThe Manohar Lal Khattar-led BJP government in the past five years has changed the image and picture of Haryana that was ridden with corruption and nepotism, BJP working President J.P. Nadda said on Sunday.... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | October 13, 2019 10:11:36 PM ISTIn a stinging response to Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal's tirade against Congress government, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday reminded the Akali leader that it was her own Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) regime that had allegedly h... read..
Dhaka (Punjab) |Sunday, 2019 1:15:05 AM ISTAAP Member of Parliament Bhagwant Mann on Saturday demanded a life ban on lawmakers for re-contesting polls if they resign from their seat prematurely.... read..