Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has spoken up over growing drug consumption in Punjab and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh too has again raised the issue.
Punjab and Germany are set to join hands for creating a renewable energy equipment hub in the state as an Indo-German energy programme has proposed to facilitate linkage between Punjab and German renewable energy sectors. Punjab has also sought help from the European country to harness the huge potential available in rooftop solar and biomass power.
“They lack the sight but not vision”, were the magical words by Ruby Bedi, a renowned spiritual speaker who spoke to hundreds of visually impaired students who gave a loud cheer and claps at the Institute for the Blind in Sector 26, on Saturday.
Have you noticed something amiss at the Sukhna Lake lately? Live-sketch artists, who captured your moments with brisk strokes of their pencils, have been ousted for several weeks now.
The city tennis player, Prinkle Singh, has earned the rights to play on the Wimbledon courts, London, in August this year.
Property market being recession hit was evident once again at the auction held by Greater Mohali Area Development Authority (GMADA) on Friday as the authority could sell only 12 of the 49 listed sites.
The Ambala police have recovered the body of jeweller Rajnish Verma, 34, who had gone missing on Wednesday, from a field near Lalru in Punjab on Thursday.
Despite large number of bank accounts opened by city national banks for the students of Classes nursery to 8 of government schools, the target of opening accounts of all students does not seem to be going as planned with only five days left to meet the deadline set by the education department.
Justice Ajit Singh Bains (retired) on Friday wondered why the judges who were present at the Amritsar seminar and in whose presence cable operator Jaswinder Singh Jassi committed suicide on March 28 did not record their statements before the special investigation team (SIT).
The country’s largest car maker, Maruti Suzuki, has tied up with the Punjab government to manage and run 32 driving training institutes in the state.
Animals at the hospital-cum-shelter being run in Sector 38 (West) by the NGO, Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), are in a pitiable condition as the NGO struggles to stay afloat in the absence of government grants.
The regional cinema has grown by leaps and bound. Punjab 1984 winning a National award (2014) for best Punjabi movie recently and the big banners like Viacom 18 all set to try their luck in Pollywood is proof enough that Punjabi cinema has certainly evolved.
A recent study by post-doctoral fellow of the department of economics at Panjab University (PU) has found that 83% of Chandigarh slum children have midday meal but their body mass index (BMI) is less than 18.5, which is less than the normal.
If you are finding love, chances are that you might stumble upon a like-minded person. Thanks to the growing technology and a plethora of dating apps and portals.
For his contribution to the field of medicine, Dr Yogesh Chawla, director, PostGraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, was awarded Padma Shri by the President in New Delhi on Wednesday.