Health services at the trauma ward of the Shaheed Babu Labh Singh civil hospital here are suffering due to paucity of funds since its inception in 2009.
Members of Handicapped and Blind Union of Punjab on Friday blocked traffic on Phagwara-Hoshiarpur road alleging that their president Lakhvir Singh Saini and ten other members had been detained, a charge denied by police.
Leading tobacco and food production company, Indian Tobacco Company (ITC) will set up its biggest food unit in Integrated Mixed Use Industrial Park at Kapurthala with an investment of Rs. 700 crore.
With the problem of traffic congestion between BSF Chowk and Rama Mandi Chowk remaining unresolved, there seems to be no early end of woes of the commuters passing through this section.
More than 200 activists of Punjab Christian Movement (PCM) on Friday staged a dharna and blocked traffic for around one hour at Vein (rivulet) Bridge near Kang Sahib village on the Nakodar-Jalandhar road to protest a bid to demolish a church constructed there by slum dwellers.
The Sadar police have charged Chanan Singh of Kang Sahib Rai village with attempt to outrage modesty of a woman and using racial casteist remarks against her.
Punjab revenue and public relations minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Thursday dared PPCC president Partap Singh Bajwa to contest the ensuing Lok Sabha election from Gurdaspur to test his popularity in his home district.
With no end to the traffic congestion between BSF chowk and the Rama Mandi chowk, there seems to be no early end of woes of the commuters passing through this section.
The department of science and technology (DST) of the union ministry of science and technology has invited entries for the innovation of science pursuit and inspired research (Inspire) awards programme to be held in May.
A 24-year-old youth was found dead in a drain on the Subhanpur Road on Wednesday morning. The motorcycle he was driving was also found at the site.
Annoyed at the attitude and behaviour of Jalandhar (central) MLA and senior BJP leader Manoranjan Kalia, all the 13 newly appointed building inspectors, on Wednesday, submitted their grievances before MC commissioner Manpreet Singh Chhatwal and reportedly threatened to quit their jobs.
Congress spokesperson Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Wednesday slammed revenue minister Bikram Majithia for his remarks against the Enforcement Directorate (ED).
Four-and-a-half-year-old Diya, daughter of Major Sukhjit Singh, who was abducted from outside her house on Monday evening, was dramatically found packed in a plastic gunny bag abandoned in an empty plot in New Defence Colony, just 150 yards from the house of Diya.
The attempt of two women to abduct two-month-old baby boy Pulkit at Krishan Nagar near Mandi Road on Tuesday failed as the child's mother started shouting for help.
The district police, on Tuesday, claimed to have busted a gang of thieves that used to steal dual trans-receiving units (DTRUs) from mobile towers, batteries and feeder cables.