The recent rains in the city came as a blessing for the farming community as majority of the farmers had failed to complete paddy transplantation so far.
Sarah Dev of Punjab and a Harvest Tennis Academy trainee and Prinkle Singh of Jammu and Kashmir stormed into the quarterfinals in both girls' under-14 and under-16 age groups in the AITA Super Series tennis tournament being played at Harvest Tennis Academy in Jassowal on Tuesday.
To create a monograph series on best practices among students, the Central Board of Secondary Education has decided to identify “best practices in education” in schools. The board is taking this initiative with the aim of building a culture of learning through collaboration and sharing. The schools have been directed to identify any one of the listed areas in which it has excelled.
A Kakowal village resident, accused of rape, and his eight accomplices have been booked for allegedly assaulting the relatives of the rape victim.
Bal Bharati Public School students organised a math exhibition on the school campus to provide the students a perfect platform to have fun with the subject.
The department of human development at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) has recently started the service for providing psychological testing, guidance and counselling to children, adolescents and their parents.
Around 100 teachers protest against the Punjab government for the suspension of two teachers and headmistress of Gover nment High School, Sunet, outside the deputy commissioner’s office on Monday.
The date to conduct the Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE) awards has been extended due to non-functional bank accounts of several students, which has caused delay in the delivery of money (Rs5,000) to students for making science models and transportation.
The police claim to have solved the murder case of a 75-year-old woman within 24 hours with the arrest of her daughter-in-law.
With only 11% of the city covered under storm water sewerage, Ludhiana turned into a pool of water on Monday when 101.4mm rain lashed the city. But this was nothing new, and only a reflection of the municipal corporation (MC) not learning any lessons from monsoon creating havoc each year.
Aam Aadmi Party leader HS Phoolka on Monday demanded full compensation to the victims of communal violence at Saharanpur within 30 days.
Punjab Agricultural Management and Extension Training Institute (PAMETI) organised a five-day training programme on "issues and emerging challenges in agricultural marketing"at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU). The training programme concluded on Monday.
Around 100 teachers protest against the Punjab government for the suspension of two teachers and headmistress of Government High School, Sunet, outside the deputy commissioner's office on Monday.
A relative and his accomplices had robbed the wife of a property dealer of `15 lakh and jewellery at Basant Avenue on July 18, the police said on Monday. The police claim to have solved the case with the arrest of six persons, including the relative of the victim, Gurwinder Singh alias Sweety.
A group of industrialists on Monday met minister for local bodies Anil Joshi at Amritsar, and demanded that the worksheet-7 introduced by excise and taxation department of the state for refund of Value Added Tax (VAT) be rolled back.