- Jul 03, 2015 23:37 IST
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) would come up along the Dabwali road on the outskirts of Bathinda. Punjab chief secretary Sarvesh Kaushal said this here on Friday while interacting with the media.
- Jul 03, 2015 23:32 IST
The Punjab agriculture department seized 520 kg of a spurious fertiliser from the Co-operative Agriculture Services Society godown at Charik village in Moga district during a raid on Friday.
- Jul 03, 2015 21:50 IST
The opening of the office of union food processing industries minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal in the district administrative complex (DAC) premises here, first time since its inauguration seven-and-a-half months ago, for conducting a meeting with officials of Bathinda and Muktsar district administration, virtually left the Bathinda administration huffed and puffed.
- Jul 03, 2015 11:35 IST
A section of the media might have branded him a terrorist but Ramandeep Singh Khalsa “Sunny” says society has accepted on his return from jail.
- Jul 02, 2015 20:32 IST
In a major jolt to Punjab, the central government has slashed annual funds to promote much-hyped crop diversification program (CDP) by more than Rs 100 crore for this fiscal year.
- Jul 02, 2015 19:22 IST
Raising a question mark over the security and vigilance inside the central jail here once again, an inmate committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan on Thursday morning.
- Jul 02, 2015 19:11 IST
The court of chief judicial magistrate here on Thursday extended the judicial remand of the 11 accused in the bus damage case for two weeks till July 16.
- Jul 01, 2015 19:39 IST
The district police have arrested four people for involvement in thefts in the city and seized some cash, a stolen car and a motorcycle from their possession. The accused have been identified as Gurpreet Singh and Jatinder Singh, both from Paras Ram Nagar, Ashpreet Singh from Naruana road and Baby from Adarsh Nagar.
- Jun 30, 2015 19:21 IST
Citing past history of gang wars in Moga as danger to their lives, more than 50 leaders of various political parties in the district have submitted their applications for seeking security at the offices of higher Punjab police officials in Chandigarh.
- Jun 30, 2015 09:26 IST
The Bajrang Dal, on Monday, demanded a ban on the exhibition of Sunny Deol-starred movie 'Mohalla Assi', alleging that the film hurts religious sentiments of the Hindus. Dal convener Neelmani Samadhiya alleged that in the movie, Hindu deity Lord Shiva has been depicted in an incredulous manner.
- Jun 29, 2015 18:59 IST
A 27-year-old married man was allegedly murdered with a sharp-edged weapon by some unidentified people at Smadh Bhai village under Baghapurana subdivision, 30 kilometres from the district headquarters here on Monday.
- Jun 29, 2015 18:44 IST
People’s Party of Punjab (PPP) chief Manpreet Singh Badal on Monday said the entire system of primary health centres across the state has collapsed under the Parkash Singh Badal-led government, even as people from the rural areas in Punjab have been suffering from cancer and hepatitis-C for the last several years.
- Jun 28, 2015 23:55 IST
Accusing Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal of misleading people on the problem of drug abuse in the state, People’s Party of Punjab (PPP) president Manpreet Singh Badal has challenged him to say on oath in Harmandar Sahib that he didn’t distribute heroin and smack in the Bathinda parliamentary seat campaign of his daughter-in-law, Harsimrat Kaur Badal.
- Jun 28, 2015 15:10 IST
A suspected drug addict allegedly strangulated his wife to death at their residence here, police said on Sunday. Accused Nirmal Singh (30) was arrested on charges of killing his wife Raj Rani (25) last night, police said. The accused fled from the spot after committing the crime, but police nabbed him from a secluded place here where he sought refuge.
- Jun 27, 2015 20:39 IST
The district police have booked a man for allegedly strangulating her wife at Mehmewala village in this district on Saturday evening. Police officials said that the deceased has been identified as Rajdeep Kaur (25). The deceased's woman is survived by hes two children of 4 and 6 year old.