Farmers lift blockade on National Highway-1 near Jalandhar, rail traffic also restored.
Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal has met the Prime Minister Narendra Modi at least five times since the NDA came to power in May 2014.
Actor Vir Das will be speaking fluent Punjabi for his upcoming Bollywood outings "Santa Banta" and "31st October".
With WhatsApp fast emerging as a tool to check crime, the Chandigarh Police on Tuesday launched a WhatsApp tool “Crime Stopper” for residents to share their grievances and complaints against police officials. The residents can also send information about other crimes to the police by sending videos and photographs
Eight people were arrested on Tuesday in connection with the Rs 40 lakh chit-fund company scam.
WOMEN IN INDIA ARE HESITANT TO CROSS THE THRESHOLD OF POLICE STATIONS. THESE ARE VIEWED AS CRIMINAL SPACES THAT ‘WOMEN FROM GOOD HOMES DO NOT ENTER’. STUDIES SHOW ONLY EIGHT PER CENT CASES OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN GET REPORTED
The Centre on Tuesday said Pakistan had refused to acknowledge that 54 Indian prisoners of war (PoWs) of 1965 and 1971 were languishing in its jail and that their exact status till date is not known.
It has been more than a year but the SAS Nagar police are yet to make a breakthrough in the physical training instructors (PTI) recruitment scam case involving at least 50 recruits who had not even applied for the job, despite the lodging of the FIR in March 2014
Terming the suit seeking Rs 2.5 crore damages as frivolous, Coca Cola Company seeks dismissal of the complaint saying it is an attempt to extract money.
The initiative on women police stations in Haryana can be applauded on two fronts. One, focused police services for women gives the message that police aim to be accountable for safeguarding women. Second, the state's commitment to women's rights is not limited to single interventions but addressing a range of issues, including safety, missing girl child numbers, social insurance to improving health and education. These, however, only scratch the surface. After all, the policy makers cannot be so naive as to believe the opening of women police stations will lead to decrease in crimes against women. The provision of services cannot on its own change the social positioning or overturn a history of subjugation.
Inching closer to execution of its ambitious plan for mega expansion of its campus in Sarangpur, Panjab University (PU) has submitted a detailed project report (DPR) to the Chandigarh Administration.
The Punjab government has constituted a committee to resolve the issues faced by the sugar industry in the state after high-profile owners of private sugar mills had announced that they would not operate their units in the upcoming crushing season starting from November if the Badal regime does not intervene.
Toronto-based Bhim D Asdhir, whose family hails from Ludhiana, is among those first generation Indo-Canadians who have scripted super success stories in the country's financial sector.
Ever since their introduction in the tricity, app-based cab services are splurging to maintain a high ceiling of customer service. The talent they hire is well-mannered and educated. So if you happen to move around in cabs in the tricity these days, you find smart, courteous and well-dressed drivers.
Chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday said the Punjab government has decided to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1965 Indo-Pak war on September 9 at Amarkot village in Tarn Taran district.