Chandigarh (Punjab) [India] | July 21, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTA court on Thursday adjourned the foreign asset case against Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh till September 18.... read..
Moga | Thursday, Jul 20 2017 ISTPunjab police has set up a new police post at Daulewala, known as the drug village of Punjab in the wake of maximum number cases being reported under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act in the village. The police post will be ... read..
New Delhi | Thursday, Jul 20 2017 ISTAnas, an Italian PSU major, has invited Punjab to partner it in the 242nd International Conference on Food and Agricultural Engineering, scheduled to be held in September this year. Italy is keen to partner with Punjab in the field of agriculture ... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2017 8:45:04 PM ISTThe Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday named Sukhpal Singh Khaira as Leader of the Opposition in the Punjab Assembly.... read..
(Rptng under correct file) New Delhi | Thursday, Jul 20 2017 ISTPunjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh today sought from the Central Government one-time settlement of the Rs 6,000-crore loans taken by the state's farmers from the national and private banks. Such a settlement will benefit 4.5-lakh of the state's be... read..
Jalandhar | Thursday, Jul 20 2017 ISTPunjab government has released a sum of Rs 90 lakh for the constructed of ultra modern cattle pond project at village Kanian Kalan in the district. Stating this here today Kimti Lal Bhagat, Chairman, Punjab Gau Sewa Commission said the project also... read..
Chandigarh | Wednesday, Jul 19 2017 ISTThe Punjab Pollution Control Board today caught 33 hospitals violating the pollution norms during surprise raids all over the state and strict action has been initiated against these erring hospitals. PPCB Chairman K S Pannu said that board would fo... read..
Fatehgarh Sahib | Wednesday, Jul 19 2017 ISTDistrict Fatehgarh Sahib police today claimed to have bust a gang of criminals. While addressing a press conference here today Fatehgarh Sahib Superintendent of Police(Detective) Daljit Singh Rana informed that the police arrested six members of the gang ... read..
Chandigarh | Wednesday, Jul 19 2017 ISTArchers from the Punjabi University Patiala, who have been selected for the World University Games 2017 in China, met Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh today to thank him for his timely intervention that has ensured their participation in the prestigiou... read..
Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jul 18 2017 ISTPunjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh today underlined the importance of revival of existing industries in the new industrial policy, which should focus on promoting a `business first' philosophy. Addressing a meeting to discuss the state's... read..
Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jul 18 2017 ISTConceding their long pending demand, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today approved cash grant instead of land for war widows. The policy change will be applicable to dependents of martyred soldiers besides permanently disabled soldiers of 1962 Indo... read..
Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jul 18 2017 ISTResponding promptly to the desperate pleas of five students selected for a world archery event, Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder today directed the Punjabi University Patiala Vice Chancellor to immediately sanction the necessary funds to enable the ar... read..
New Delhi [India] | July 17, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday announced a review on the policy governing the extension of retirement age for two years, over and above the age of 58.... read..
Chandigarh |Monday, 2017 7:15:04 PM ISTThe Punjab government will review the provision of extension of retirement age for two years, over and above the age of 58 years, for government employees.... read..
Chandigarh | Monday, Jul 17 2017 ISTPunjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, former Chief Minister and senior Akali leader Parkash Singh Badal and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal were among those who exercised their franchise for the Presidential poll here today. The voting for the ... read..
Chandigarh | Monday, Jul 17 2017 ISTPunjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ruled out a rollback of the Government decision to ban truck unions in the state, but assured that the views of all stakeholders would be taken before the final notification was issued. The Chief Minister... read..
Chandigarh | Monday, Jul 17 2017 ISTPunjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh will flag off the first set of 100 Uber bike taxis under a new scheme aimed at generating jobs for the state's unemployed youth. Uber's South Asia Public Policy Director Shweta Rajpal Kohli called on the Chie... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India] | July 17, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh will be launching the first set of 100 Uber bike taxis, a new scheme aimed at generating jobs for the unemployed youth in the state on July 24.... read..
Chandigarh |Monday, 2017 11:45:05 AM ISTVoting began in the Punjab and Haryana assemblies here on Monday morning to elect the country's 14th President.... read..
Chandigarh | Monday, Jul 17 2017 ISTAn Indian origin Harvard doctor has proposed state-of-the-art genome technology to Punjab government to facilitate cancer treatment for patients in the state. The proposal was put forth by Dr Manoj K. Bhasin, Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Med... read..
Chandigarh | Sunday, Jul 16 2017 ISTAfter gaining power surplus status, Punjab Government is focusing on adopting innovative technologies to ensure cheapest power tariffs for its different categories of power consumers. Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh who himself has expert... read..
Kotkapura | Sunday, Jul 16 2017 ISTA hard core criminal in Punjab was shot dead by three three unidentified Motorcycle borne at Kotkapura Near Grain Market last night,police sources said today. The deceased has been identified as Lavi Deora resident of Kotakapur in Faridkot. At the time o... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 8:15:04 PM ISTA 26-year-old criminal based in Ludhiana in Punjab has been arrested from west Delhi's Dwarka area, police said on Sunday.... read..
Gurdaspur Jul 16 | Sunday, Jul 16 2017 ISTUnion External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has assured the families of all 39 Punjabi Youths who were kept hostage in Iraq by ISIS terrorists of their safe release after the Iraq authorities capture the Mosul. The decision to this effect was take... read..
Chandigarh | Sunday, Jul 16 2017 ISTShiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today said no one was safe in Punjab with the State witnessing a complete breakdown in law and order under Congress rule, even as he condemned the murder of a Pastor in Ludhiana last night. In ... read..
Chandigarh | Sunday, Jul 16 2017 ISTTaking a serious view of the killing of a Christian Pastor in Ludhiana, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has directed the DGP to order a police crackdown on elements trying to whip up communal passions in the state by indulging in such attack... read..
Chandigarh | Sunday, Jul 16 2017 ISTAam Aadmi Party on today announced the names of its state body office bearers and zone presidents in Punjab. Aam Aadmi Party state co-president Aman Arora, who was given the responsibility of restructuring the party in state, released the first list of of... read..
Jalandhar | Sunday, Jul 16 2017 ISTBorder Security Force recovered two packets of contraband suspected to be heroin from near the BoP Jagdish in Ferozepur sector. RS Kataria, DIG and spokesperson of the Punjab Frontier HQ of the BSF here said that the BSF troops observed movements of som... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 11:15:04 PM ISTHaryana Warriors defeated Punjab Sultans 15-6 in a Super Boxing League (SBL) encounter at the Siri Fort Stadium here on Sunday.... read..
New York |Sunday, 2017 1:15:04 PM ISTShahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt were on Saturday named Best Actors at the 18th edition of the IIFA Awards, for their remarkable work in "Udta Punjab". Diljit Dosanjh also won the best debut actor male for the same film.... read..
New York [USA] | July 16, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTWith International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2017 officially wrapped, it's time to take a deep dive into the winners list.... read..
Patiala (Punjab) [India] | July 15, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTThe evil of dowry seems to be still deep-rooted in the soil of India.... read..
Chandigarh | Saturday, Jul 15 2017 ISTThe Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today criticised Congress government in Punjab for toying with the idea of further over burdening the people of Punjab by levying fresh taxes on them to settle outstanding loans as well as to mop up more revenue for the state exc... read..
New York [US] | July 14, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTShahid Kapoor, who is nominated in the Best Actor category for IIFA for his portrayal of drug-addicted rockstar Tommy Singh in 'Udta Punjab', says it was a 'brave' film to be made.... read..
New Delhi [India] | July 14, 2017 12:01:13 AM ISTNew Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI-BusinessWire India): SAEINDIA, a professional society of automotive engineers on Thursday announced the commencement of the 11th edition of the much-awaited BAJA series. Mahindra & Mahindra is the title sponsor and the ... read..
Chandigarh | Friday, Jul 14 2017 ISTThe Punjab Congress Legislative Party members will meet here on Monday morning ahead of the polling for the Presidential elections. Chief Minister and CLP leader Captain Amarinder Singh has convened the meeting, scheduled for 9 am on July 17. The pa... read..
Gurugram |Sunday, 2017 11:45:04 AM ISTGiving 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..
Chaunni Kalan (Punjab) |Sunday, 2017 4:15:04 PM ISTFascinated with the colourful Indian weddings, foreign couples are saying their marriage vows in a small village of Punjab's Hoshiarpur district.... read..