Saturday's acid attack here on Barnala bride Harpreet Kaur has affected her eyes but the extent of the damage is unclear. She is under observation and stable, Dr GS Bajwa, head of the department of ophthalmology at Dayanad Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) here, has said on Monday.
A relative of Punjab Congress president Partap Singh Bajwa was on Monday run over by a truck during morning walk in Machhiwara's grain market and police have arrested two teenagers to know if it was accident or murder.
After dengue, the city hospitals have now geared up to tackle the contagious respiratory disease-swine flu, which is reported more during the winters. In view of swine flu, the state health department has issued instructions to make all arrangements, including isolation wards and adequate number of ventilators for the swine flu patients.
Condemning the recent acid attack in Ludhiana and demanding a blanket ban on the open sale of acid in the state, women workers of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) staged a demonstration outside the office of the police commissioner.
The Moti Nagar police have arrested the accused in connection with the cold blood murder of a six-year-old boy in the Jeewan Nagar area. The accused confessed that he also attempted to kill father of the deceased.
The city police have been busy in the security arrangements of Kabaddi World Cup scheduled to be held at Guru Nanak stadium on December 14, and the burglars are taking advantage of it.
Speaker of Punjab legislative assembly Charanjit Singh Attwal on Monday inaugurated a Rs.
10-crore sewage treatment plant (STP) at Malaud and said rural areas would be developed by the state government on war footing.
The acid-attack-on-bride case has been solved. The divorced wife of the groom's brother is the evil conspirator and her paramour among executors, police have said after arresting all six new accused on Monday. Acid affects victim's eyes
Main accused Vishal Garg and Kuldeep Singh are among three of the victim's colleagues arrested in Saturday's case of acid attack on a bride inside a local beauty salon. Tarsem Singh Deogan reports.
Bharat Vikas Parishad organised a function to provide aid to needy girl students at its Tagore Nagar branch on Sunday. A total of Rs. 1.75 lakh were distributed among 129 students during the function.
If your child does not perform well in studies, don't blame them as they may have a learning disability which you're unaware of.
Thanks to the nonchalance of the director general school education (DGSE), the district has only one physiotherapist for 734 disabled children being taught under the inclusive education for the disabled (IED) of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA).
A new case of dengue was reported here on Sunday. The patient belongs to Jalandhar. A total of 1,643 dengue cases have been reported this year.
Government-aided school teachers' union and other employees' Union have decided to launch an aggressive agitation campaign against the state government on December 14 for not including government-aided school teachers in the government schools.
A meeting of national co-ordination committee of independent schools of CBSE and ICSE was organised by the Association of Private Unaided Schools of Punjab on the premises of Green Land Senior Secondary School, Jalandhar Byepass, on Saturday.