Rain brings winter chill to Delhi
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member of parliament (MP) Dr Dharamvir Gandhi on Monday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital with representation of long-pending issues of his Patiala constituency, including taming of Ghaggar river.
As much as 75.3 hectare of land has been increased under fish farming across Patiala district to promote fish farming as an alternate venture in Punjab.
District police claimed to have arrested three persons including one woman for forging currency.
Manoj Kajla, director of Golden Era Public School at Ditupur, was shot dead after being forced to come out of his car on Sunday morning on the Nabha road near Rakhra village.
The verbal attack of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Partap Singh Bajwa and former Congress leader Jagmeet Singh Brar on Sunday left Preneet Kaur, a Congress MLA and wife of Captain Amarinder Singh, red-faced, as both pointed out that the Congress has given a 'raw deal' to late Jasjeet Singh Randhawa in 2012 assembly polls.
A spell of heavy rainfall and a dip in mercury on Sunday proved beneficial for the wheat crop but strong winds may turn a bane for the farmer fraternity.
A 70-year-old former Army man died after he fell into a pothole excavated to repair water pipes on Sunday morning. The deceased was identified as Kartar Singh, a resident of ward number 7. Kartar was going to Patiala on his motorcycle when he fell in a deep pothole in the middle of the road near Akalgarh Gurduwara Sahib.
After contesting against its alliance partner the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) in the recently-concluded election for the Sanaur municipal council, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is now eyeing the post of president.
Three medicos have topped the Punjab Civil Services (PCS) exam-2013, results of which were declared by the Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC) on Friday evening.
a new credit card to you, for which he require the details of your previous credit cards — beware of such phone calls, as the city police have registered a similar case against some unidentified persons in this connection.
The district education department has constituted 14 flying squads along with 25 observers to prevent cheating in the district in the Punjab School Education Board examinations that kicked off on Saturday.
The local police claimed to have confiscated 5.5kg gold ornaments worth `1.5 crore from two persons from the Shambhu barrier on Friday.
Three persons, including a sub-inspector in the Punjab police, have been convicted by a special court of the CBI in the illegal confinement case.
Admitting lapse on the part of officials in not according police honours to Congress leader and former Punjab cabinet minister Jasjeet Singh Randhawa at his funeral in Chandigarh on February 21, the Punjab government has initiated action against the erring officials.