Three unidentified miscreants snatched `1,500 cash, two mobile phones, including an Apple iphone, after thrashing a security guard deployed outside an ATM machine in Jamalpur area in the early hours of Thursday morning.
Leaving no stone unturned for making the grand finale of the Kabaddi World Cup a success, almost all top officials were here on Friday out in the field to review arrangements for the event. However, the officials' enthusiasm had a flip side: In the absence of officers, the public was left at the mercy of clerical staff for getting work done at government officers in the city.
When spectators would be engrossed in their beloved game of kabaddi as India take on Pakistan in the men's final match on Saturday, the closing ceremony would feature actor Ranveer Singh regenerate the retro era with his performance.
The Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE) faculty chapter of Guru Nanak Institute of Management and Technology (GNIMT), Gujarkhan Campus, Model Town, organised a seminar-cum-faculty development programme on its campus on Thursday.
To prepare Punjab government school students of Class 12 for competitive exams such as engineering and medical, Edusat network facility would provide free crash course training. This was announced by Punjab director general of school education-cum-project director, Punjab Edusat Society.
To bring national standards and benchmark of teacher quality in the recruitment process, the Punjab government has decided to conduct the Punjab teacher eligibility test (TET) on December 28. But the government has failed to recruit the teachers who have cleared the test in 2011 and 2013.
Police here on Wednesday claimed to have busted a counterfeit currency racket and seized fake currency totalling Rs 11 lakh from two persons in Moti Nagar. The police raided a house in Moti Nagar on a tip-off and also seized a computer, two scanners, two printers.
For the prevention of diabetes, the Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) has come up with a multi-grain atta in order to promote its product. PAU entered into an agreement with the Agrineer Foods Pvt Ltd, Ludhiana, here on Wednesday.
Two doctors for taking care of patients from 56 villages. That is the state of affairs at the lone community health centre in Dehlon. Dehlon, a rural town that is 30 kilometres away from Ludhiana, continues to be deprived of modern medical facilities.
The filing of notifications for the presidential election, 2015 and various other designations for the year 2014 of Indian Medical Association, Ludhiana, commenced at IMA House, BRS Nagar on Wednesday.
For the students of Classes 8 and 10 who could not clear the National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) and National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) examination, there is another opportunity as the State Institute of Science Education is conducting the Punjab State Talent Search Examination on January 19.
The patients are a harried lot in the absence of infrastructure and shortage of staff at the ESI dispensary number 3, Focal Point Ludhiana. Every Monday and Tuesday, on an average nearly 700 patients visit the hospital, but it is so apathetic that there are only two doctors to entertain these patients.
The Ludhiana industry on Tuesday lost one of its leaders in the form of Inderjit Singh 'Pardhan', 92, who passed away due to prolonged illness.
Building branch of the municipal corporation held a demolition drive in different areas of the city on Tuesday in which under construction illegal shops and other unauthorised constructions were demolished.
Bailable warrant has been issued to the Ludhiana (west) tehsildar Pardeep Singh Bains on the orders of the State Information Commission for not appearing in person on the complaint of not providing information under the Right to Information Act (RTI).