The court of additional sessions judge Paramjit Singh on Saturday sentenced 22 people, including former chief of DMC employees' union Chander Mohan Kalia, to three years' rigorous imprisonment in the case of a scuffle between police and agitating staff of Dayanand Medical College and Hospital here in 2002.
In another hit-and-run incident, a 41-year-old head constable, deputed with the Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) staff-1, was killed after a speeding sports utility vehicle (SUV) hit him on Ferozepur Road outside the mini-secretariat on Friday night.
With union information and broadcasting minister and sitting member of parliament's Manish Tewari stepping into the fray for Lok Sabha elections, the disillusionment of the Congress workers and leaders has been replaced with enthusiasm.
In what could bring relief to consumers complaining about defective meters leading to inflated bills, the Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) has approved six private companies to test energy meters of consumers in Ludhiana.
In a bizarre incident, a couple left behind a dead newborn at the Christian Medical College and Hospital (CMCH) on Friday.
With a view to garnering support from the electorate of Ludhiana for SAD-BJP candidate Manpreet Singh Ayali at a well-attended rally organised here on Friday, SAD president and deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal acknowledged the young Akali contender as the best bet from Ludhiana.
Ludhiana Congress leaders on Friday slammed deputy chief minister Sukhbir Badal for "befooling people" in the name of changing the face of Ludhiana. "Sukhbir has been parroting it for seven years
A 22-year-old man was reportedly found hanging from a ceiling fan in his room in Kashmir Nagar area here on Thursday night.
The Dugri police on Thursday booked a 30-year-old man for raping the tenant.
To strengthen the process of dealing with public's complaints, the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation launched a toll-free helpline number 1800-1800-024 on Friday. Now, by calling at this number, residents can register their complaints, besides getting information regarding services being provided by MC.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked the schools affiliated with the board to send a feedback on introduction of open text-based assessment (OTBA).
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) nominee from Ludhiana, Harvinder Singh Phoolka, has lodged a complaint against Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) candidate Manpreet Singh Ayali for ‘flagrant violation’ of the model code of conduct.
Reflecting the increasing crime in the city, two motorcycle-borne men allegedly stabbed to death a 25-year-old man after he resisted their move to rob him in Salem Tabri on late Wednesday night.
A non-resident Indian (NRI) living in Canada has accused four persons of grabbing his land and selling it further by forging the documents of the property, at Daad village in Ludhiana.
A study conducted by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) has brought to light the “serious threat” posed by heavy imports of cycle parts from China to India owing to the free trade agreements (FTAs) under the South Asia Free Trade Agreement (Safta).