Power engineers under the banner of PSEB Engineers' Association (PSEBEA) on Wednesday held a candle march to protest against the Punjab government's decision to grant a year's extension to PSPCL chairman-cum-managing director KD Chaudhri.
With the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) announcing lawyer HS Phoolka as its candidate from Ludhiana, the once SAD favourite has come under an attack as the ruling party started a campaign to discredit him for the fight to get justice for the 1984 riot victims.
In order to ensure the presence of Bharatiya Janata party workers at "Fateh" rally to be addressed by Narendra Modi on February 23 at Jagraon in Ludhiana
Seeking regularisation in their services, hundreds of rural pharmacists and Class IV employees working in different health and veterinary dispensaries across the state staged a massive protest and gheraoed residence of Surjit Singh Rakhra, Punjab rural development and panchayat minister at Rakhra village on Tuesday.
In an embarrassment for Charanjit Singh Dhaliwal, one of the main contenders for the SAD ticket for the Patiala constituency in parliamentary elections, organisers failed to find any space for him to share dais with deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal.
Revenue minister Bikram Singh Majithia has said that quality education was the need of hour to create better human resources to make India a global power.
The Patiala division of the National Rural Health Mission(NRHM) Employees Union held a protest outside the Civil Surgeon office, demanding regularisation of their services here on Monday.
Amid slogans of "Jo bole so nihal, sat sri akal", Member Parliament Vijay Inder Singla on Sunday flagged off the Panj Takht Special train for the pilgrimage of five Sikh takhts at Dhuri railway station.
The crucial general house meeting of the Patiala municipal corporation before the formal notification of parliamentary elections is scheduled to be held on February 19.
Today when the Punjabi theatre has completed over 100 years, the stalwarts are seen struggling to keep the movement alive. Though the Punjabi cinema is going through a total reform phase and huge investments are being made in this field
With the general election round the corner, the politics of credit over a rail over bridge has taken centrestage between the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal and the opposition Congress.
Sangrur has become the first district of Punjab, where the police in association with active participation of the public, has installed the CCTV cameras to keep a close tab on the activities of notorious elements.
The Patiala police has arrested seven members of a gang allegedly involved in the distribution of fake currency and seized fake currency notes of the face value of Rs 10.65 lakh.
Feeling ignored by the state and centre government on the issue of their long pending demands, mid day meal cooks under banner of the Democratic Mid Day meal Cook Front has decided to exercise right to reject options on electronic voting machines during the upcoming parliamentary elections.
Taking a serious note of a nexus between some doctors of government Rajindera hopsital and prisoners, the authorities have constituted a four-member committee to ensure that no prisoner gets to overstay at the hospital.