- Aug 30, 2015 21:07 IST
Punjab and Haryana governor Prof Kaptan Singh Solanki inaugurated Kalidasa Auditorium at the North Zone Cultural Centre (NZCC) in Patiala on Sunday.
- Aug 28, 2015 21:58 IST
The Mumbai police personnel took drug lord Jagdish Bhola back to Mumbai by boarding a train from the Patiala railway station on Saturday. Bhola was produced at the local court on Friday in a hearing on the multi-crore drug racket case, which is being investigated by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).
- Aug 29, 2015 21:16 IST
In the past one and half years, 246 people have lost their lives on railway tracks in the district. People lost their lives in accidents after being crushed under trains on the rail tracks. Moreover, people also committed suicide on the tracks.
- Aug 28, 2015 20:37 IST
In a big relief to Sangrur police, Dayanand Medical College (DMC), Ludhiana, has certified that two brothers Satwinder Kumar and Sunil Kumar, residents of Sherpur village, who were injured in a shootout at Malerkotla on August 18, had not received any bullet injuries. According to the DMC report, the injuries on them were caused by glass splinters. The two were admitted to DMC, following the incident.
- Aug 27, 2015 22:04 IST
Patiala Municipal Corporation's (MC) failure to renew the contract for maintenance of traffic signals in last three months is not only creating problems for the commuters, but also for the traffic cops.
- Aug 26, 2015 22:09 IST
In a shocking incident, a 55-year-old man committed suicide by consuming poison after shooting down his son and two-year-old granddaughter with a revolver at Pritam Park locality, here on Wednesday afternoon
- Aug 26, 2015 21:01 IST
Tension prevailed in the city after 39 cows were found dead under the mysterious circumstances in a cowshed run by the municipal corporation, on Tuesday night.
- Aug 25, 2015 23:12 IST
The Punjab Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has demanded resignation of revenue minister Bikram Singh Majithia and a CBI probe against him after the counsel of Enforcement Directorate (ED) officer Niranjan Singh in the Punjab and Haryana high court mentioned the alleged pressure tactics adopted by the minister for his transfer.
- Aug 25, 2015 23:35 IST
About 1,136 farmers killed themselves in nine years since 2000 in the district, officials said on Tuesday, after being unable to pay debts owing to loss of crop.
- Aug 25, 2015 23:31 IST
The echo of police firing on two unarmed men at Malerkotla on August 18 refuses to fade into silence.
- Aug 24, 2015 22:32 IST
For the second year running, families of farmers who committed suicide have launched a five-day protest outside the offices of the deputy commissioners in 12 districts in the state, mostly in the Malwa region to press the government to award them the lawful compensation that is their due waive their loans as well.
- Aug 24, 2015 22:14 IST
Over the past month, retail prices of onion have shot up almost three times from `30 a kg in the last week of July to `80-85 per kg on Monday in the city. Wholesale prices of onions has also trebled over the same period across the state.
- Aug 23, 2015 20:31 IST
In order to prevent travelling without tickets and increase the revenue of the railways, Firozpur division, northern railway, has set a mandatory target of `1 lakh for all its ticket checkers (TCs), which they have to collect through fines per month, failing which they might face a departmental inquiry and even a transfer.
- Aug 23, 2015 21:06 IST
The construction of the much talked about super specialty mother and child care hospital is yet to see the light of the day, as the controversial project seems to have fallen prey to political vendetta.
- Aug 22, 2015 22:14 IST
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)'s Patiala MP Dharamvira Gandhi on Saturday hit back at the party's Punjab convener Sucha Singh Chhotepur saying his working style is more beneficial to the Congress and SAD than AAP.