The transport department is all set to give a relief to people across the state by offering its major services online from September 15.
The treatment fee being charged by the civil hospital, Phagwara, has been refunded to the family of the rape victim.
Interrogation of the three pro-Khalistan terrorists arrested on August 4 revealed that the accused had planned to strike at a crowded location in the city, especially the Sunday Market at the Old GT Road.
The Punjab School Education Board has given extra time to the meritorious students of the state whom seats were not allotted in six residential schools or who were not able to secure admission as they didn't turn up.
Inaugurated with pomp and show by the state government, the drug de-addiction centre at the civil hospital has completed 20 days but the authorities are yet to appoint staff for the centre.
Punjab State Power Corporation (PSPCL) has failed to achieve the target of its Accelerated Power Development and Reforms Programme (APDRP) in spite of the availability of funds.
The centralised counselling for bachelor degrees in engineering, pharmaceuticals and architecture at Punjab Technical University (PTU), Punjabi University and Agricultural University (PAU), carried out by PTU, has managed to fill barely 7,000 of the 41,000 seats available in the 100-odd private affiliated colleges.
The school canteen is a place where children gather to have a bite of something different from what is in their regular lunch boxes. In order to improve nutrition amongst the students, the education department has restricted the delivery of junk food inside and outside the state government school premises.
A Punjab and Haryana high court warrant officer on Sunday night freed a Class-7 child from the illegal custody of the Mehatpur police.
A joint union of farmer's organizations, Pendu mazdoor union and Student union along with many other unions held on Monday at front of district administration for their demands to reverse the "Damage to Public and Private Property Bill 2014" in Punjab which was recently passed by the Punjab state assembly.
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Rajya Sabha member parliament (MP), Avtar Singh Karimpuri has raised the issues of racial attacks on Sikhs during zero hour in Rajya Sabha on Monday.
Prof. (Dr.) Yogender Kumar Yadav, director, Sardar Swaran Singh National Institute of Renewable Energy (SSS-NIRE), Kapurthala have received the World Renewable Energy Pioneer Award.
A BTech final-year student (name withheld) of the DAV Institute of Engineering and Technology (DAVIET) here missed out on a job during the campus placement drive. Reason: she failed to produce the certificate for her second-year training.
Four people have been arrested here on a charge of selling poppy husk. The police claim to have seized 15 kilograms of the intoxicant from Baljit Singh Kaku of Ramewal village; Surjit Kumar of Gorsian Nihal; and Krishan Singh and Gurpreet Singh of Kot Kalan.
Additional deputy commissioner (development) Kumar Amrit on Monday visited Nurmahal to inspect the site for a co-educational government senior secondary school.