National vice-president of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Smriti Irani on Saturday appealed the people to give the party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi a chance to put the country's economy back on the track of growth.
Nurmahal area residents have expressed anguish over the failure of Nakodar MLA GS Wadala and prominent local citizens to select land for the construction of new building for the Government Senior Secondary School (co-educational).
Health services at the trauma ward of the Shaheed Babu Labh Singh civil hospital here are suffering due to paucity of funds since its inception in 2009.
Leading tobacco and food production company, Indian Tobacco Company (ITC) will set up its biggest food unit in Integrated Mixed Use Industrial Park at Kapurthala with an investment of Rs 700 crore.
More than 200 activists of Punjab Christian Movement (PCM) on Friday staged a dharna and blocked traffic for around one hour at Vein (rivulet) Bridge near Kang Sahib village on the Nakodar-Jalandhar road to protest a bid to demolish a church constructed there by slum dwellers.
With the problem of traffic congestion between BSF Chowk and Rama Mandi Chowk remaining unresolved, there seems to be no early end of woes of the commuters passing through this section.
Punjab revenue and public relations minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Thursday dared PPCC president Partap Singh Bajwa to contest the ensuing Lok Sabha election from Gurdaspur to test his popularity in his home district.
With no end to the traffic congestion between BSF chowk and the Rama Mandi chowk, there seems to be no early end of woes of the commuters passing through this section.
The department of science and technology (DST) of the union ministry of science and technology has invited entries for the innovation of science pursuit and inspired research (Inspire) awards programme to be held in May.
The Sadar police have charged Chanan Singh of Kang Sahib Rai village with attempt to outrage modesty of a woman and using racial casteist remarks against her.
Annoyed at the attitude and behaviour of Jalandhar (central) MLA and senior BJP leader Manoranjan Kalia, all the 13 newly appointed building inspectors, on Wednesday, submitted their grievances before MC commissioner Manpreet Singh Chhatwal and reportedly threatened to quit their jobs.
A 24-year-old youth was found dead in a drain on the Subhanpur Road on Wednesday morning. The motorcycle he was driving was also found at the site.
A local gang (known as Panaa gang), accused of killing proprietor Prince Vig in May 2012, opens fire at three youth- Simran, Deepansh and Vikas- outside a gym near Raja Garden at Basti Bawa Khel in Jalandhar. While Simran was declared brought dead, the other two are criticially injured. The three were to appear for a court hearing in Prince murder case today.
Four-and-a-half-year-old Diya, daughter of Major Sukhjit Singh, who was abducted from outside her house on Monday evening, was dramatically found packed in a plastic gunny bag abandoned in an empty plot in New Defence Colony, just 150 yards from the house of Diya.
Actor and singer Yuvraj Hans, son of Hans Raj Hans, denied here on Tuesday that his father has converted to Islam. He termed the report just a rumour.