Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) chief Partap Singh Bajwa on Thursday termed the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) alliance with the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) ahead of the assembly polls in Haryana an "attempt by the Badals to promote their business interest".
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president Avtar Singh Makkar on Wednesday appreciated the International Basketball federation (FIBA) for allowing players wearing turban to participate in the basketball tournaments.
A four-day Zonal Youth Festival of affiliated colleges of Guru Nanak Dev University from 'B-Zone' - Tarn Taran, Pathankot, Gurdaspur districts - inaugurated here on Wednesday at the Dashmesh Auditorium.
Demanding capital punishment for the rape accused, who reportedly abducted and raped a five-year-old Dalit girl repeatedly at Chanan Ke village, hundreds of aganwadi workers staged a demonstration here on Wednesday.
Sitting hundreds of miles away, they are spending days with prayers on their lips for the safety of their near and dears one's back home in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir.
The District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) on Wednesday started a four-day refresher course for paralegal volunteers. The training programme was inaugurated by Gurbir Singh, district and sessions judge-cum-chairman, Amritsar DLSA.
The Amritsar police on Tuesday arrested a man who was posing as the son-in-law of Union home minister Rajnath Singh. The accused was identified as Giri Raj.
The district consumer disputes redressal forum directed Jalandhar Improvement Trust (JIT) to refund a sum of `9.87 lakh to a complainant who paid the money for allotment of a residential plot as the scheme under which the land was allotted has been stalled by the Punjab and Haryana high court.
The new 'shiksha neeti' (education policy) of the Narendra Modi government will not be only about "marks obtained", but will revolve around basic moral values that have deteriorated over the years.
Like any other park in the town, the park at Mission Road Colony is more or less ruled by addicts or so-called lovebirds, who took to fight when their activities are objected by locals, and thus, the locals feel threatened by the unwelcome guest here.
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) continued with its humanitarian task of providing relief and assistance to flood-ravaged people of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K), with its president Avtar Singh Makkar declaring that the gurdwara body would continue with its 'sewa' as long as it was required by the people of the Valley.
Following an ‘extortion’ call, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has restricted the carrying of hand bags inside the Golden Temple complex.
Congress deputy leader in the Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh has taken a strong exception to the “breach of protocol” by Fatehgarh Sahib SDM Pooja Syal Grewal while dealing with his party MLA Kuljit Singh Nagra.
Left parties and their affiliated trade and kisan unions joined hands to lodge their protest against the Prevention of Damage to Public and Private Property Bill proposed by the Punjab government with an aim to curtail protests and demonstrations against the government.
The police arrested a man, identified as Bodh Raj alias Monu, a resident of Gurdaspur, on charges of raping a schoolgirl.