- May 04, 2015 19:31 IST
After finalizing a strategy to launch an agitation in support of their demands during the two-day state-level general house meeting here, the paramedical and health employees union has decided to serve an ultimatum to the state government to take a decision on their demands by May 15.
- May 04, 2015 18:13 IST
In a surprising move, the Punjab school education department has asked teachers to visit YouTube and go through the content related to the syllabus of Classes 6 to 10 uploaded on the website to enhance their teaching skills.
- May 03, 2015 23:11 IST
Out of the four districts of Faridkot division, this district lifted 57% of the procured wheat and cleared 90% of the payment due to farmers by Friday. With the farmers' unions holding 'Rail Roko' agitation here, the pace of lifting of the wheat and payment to farmers picked pace.
- May 03, 2015 23:08 IST
Even as the Moga incident has forced deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal to suspend the bus service of his Orbit company until staff re-orientation, one of his ministers is for keeping all air-conditioned private coaches on road.
- May 03, 2015 23:00 IST
Proposed by deputy chief minister (CM) Sukhbir Singh Badal with a purpose to boost tourism, the project to connect lake number II and III of Guru Nanak Dev Thermal Power Plant here is yet to start.
- May 03, 2015 10:42 IST
For the first time, the army tested candidates for drug addiction at the four-daylong recruitment rally that concluded at the Cantonment here on Saturday.
- May 02, 2015 22:16 IST
Brushing aside the Opposition demand to book the Badals, owners of the Orbit Aviation bus company, in the Moga bus molestation case, Bathinda range inspector general (IG) PS Umranangal said the police could not proceed against a person who was not aware that an offence was being committed, be it the owner of the vehicle or anyone else.
- May 02, 2015 21:23 IST
A worker deployed for electricity works at an under- construction building at the new Gobindpura jail died after he fell off a ladder while working on Saturday.
- May 02, 2015 20:26 IST
For the first time, the army tested candidates for drug addiction at the four-day-long recruitment rally that concluded at the Cantonment here on Saturday.
- May 02, 2015 18:21 IST
The father of the teenaged girl, who was killed after being molested and thrown off a moving bus owned by Punjab's ruling Badal family, today claimed threat to his life and that of his family and sought security cover.
- May 01, 2015 22:19 IST
The fateful bus -- PB 10 CP 1813, owned by Orbit Aviation - on which a teenage girl and her mother were allegedly thrown off by the employees of the company -- tells the tale as to how the company, operated in collaboration with Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal, brazenly violates every rule in the book.
- May 01, 2015 21:27 IST
The family of Manoj Kapoor, 27, who had gone missing in May last year here, is now pinning its hopes on the lie detector test of the suspects, as the police had undertaken to arrange a lie detector during the last hearing of the case in the high court. However, the police have not been able to arrange a lie detector so far.
- May 01, 2015 21:07 IST
Aman Dhaliwal, a Pollywood actor and son of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) member Mithu Singh Kahneke, was assaulted by four unidentified men in Mansa on Thursday. The actor was returning from Ludhiana after his commercial engagements.
- May 01, 2015 16:02 IST
Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal admitted on Friday that a bus in which a 13-year-old girl and her mother were molested belonged to a company owned by his family in Punjab’s Moga district.
- Apr 30, 2015 23:20 IST
A 20-year-old woman was allegedly gangraped after being abducted at Jeeta Singh Wala village under Baghapurana police station; 34 km from the district headquarters, on Thursday.