- May 11, 2015 09:19 IST
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.
- Apr 19, 2015 11:15 IST
“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.
- Apr 15, 2015 11:44 IST
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.
- Apr 11, 2015 11:50 IST
The city tennis player, Prinkle Singh, has earned the rights to play on the Wimbledon courts, London, in August this year.
- Apr 11, 2015 11:17 IST
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.
- Apr 11, 2015 11:06 IST
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.
- Apr 11, 2015 11:03 IST
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.
- Apr 11, 2015 10:07 IST
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).
- Apr 10, 2015 23:35 IST
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.
- Apr 10, 2015 11:38 IST
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.
- Apr 09, 2015 23:41 IST
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.
- Apr 10, 2015 00:20 IST
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.
- Apr 10, 2015 00:29 IST
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.
- Apr 09, 2015 13:36 IST
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.
- Apr 09, 2015 10:07 IST
Dismissing the leniency petition of former Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC) chairman Ravinderpal Singh 'Ravi' Sidhu, a Patiala court said here on Wednesday that the cash-for-jobs convict deserved no mercy.