• Hotline
    Aug 04, 2015 23:13 IST

    Dial '168' helpline for land record services

    Punjab revenue minister Bikram Majithia on Tuesday launched a 24x7 helpline '168' for information on land revenue records, saying it would bring in transparency in the system, besides being a great help to the Punjabi non-resident Indians (NRIs) abroad in case they needed to know the status of their land record.

  • Delhi University
    Aug 04, 2015 21:02 IST

    Late by 10 min, 6 students not allowed for counselling

    Six students were not allowed in for counselling by authorities concerned of Punjab Agricutural University as they were late by ten minutes.

  • Fist fight
    Aug 03, 2015 21:06 IST

    Man, son hack two brothers over petty issue, one dies

    A man, along with his two sons and their four accomplices, hacked two brothers with sharp-edged weapons in Ramgarh Bhullar village late on Sunday evening.

  • Baba Surat Singh Khalsa (HT Photo)
    Aug 03, 2015 21:12 IST

    Surat Singh Khalsa's lawyer sends notice to Ludhiana DC

    The lawyer of fasting Sikh activist Surat Singh Khalsa has sent a notice to Ludhiana deputy commissioner Rajat Aggarwal claiming that his client had been illegally detained at the Dayanand Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) in the city.

  • gastro outbreak
    Aug 03, 2015 11:48 IST

    Ludhiana gastro outbreak: 3-year old girl dies, 8 hospitalised

    As cases of gastroenteritis triggered by contaminated water supply are being reported, a three-year-old girl died at the slums near Preet Nagar, Tajpur Road, on Sunday.

  • Students
    Aug 02, 2015 20:46 IST

    Punjabi celebs give inputs to make college life meaningful

    As thousands of young minds have recently entered the new phase of life with admission to colleges and universities post school, we spoke to some of the most followed celebs from Punjabi music and film industry for their suggestions to the youngsters for a meaningful college life and more.

  • Suwidha centre
    Aug 02, 2015 20:27 IST

    Touts continue to fleece visitors at suwidha centre

    In the name of providing quick services, the agents and touts are fleecing the visitors at suwidha centres in city. These touts charge hefty amounts to provide services to people, who visit the suwidha cente on the backside of Bachat Bhawan at the mini-secretariat, on daily-basis.

  • A Hindu man and a Muslim girl have committed suicide in Muzaffarnagar.
    Aug 02, 2015 20:14 IST

    4 days on, kin refuse to cremate farmer's body in Lehal

    The body of farmer Harbans Singh, 48, of Lehal village, has been kept in a freezer at his home for the past four days. Harbans Singh had ended his life around four days back by consuming a poisonous substance on July 29.

  • Baba Surat Singh Khalsa (HT Photo)
    Aug 01, 2015 21:59 IST

    Surat Singh Khalsa wants no more health updates on him

    Fasting Sikh activist Surat Singh Khalsa has cursed civil surgeon Dr Renu Chhatwal over her updates to the media about his health.

  • Congress MP Ravneet Bittu  from Ludhiana. HT
    Aug 01, 2015 20:36 IST

    Bittu denied meeting with Khalsa, appeals him to end fast

    Ludhiana MP Ravneet Singh Bittu has appealed to Sikh activist Surat Singh Khalsa to end his fast in the interest of peace in Punjab.

  • Prashant Bhushan
    Aug 01, 2015 19:43 IST

    Get well soon cards for Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan

    Two noted doctors from the city Dr R Vatsyayan and Dr Rajiv Gupta have posted get well soon cards to leading Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan for knocking the doors of the apex court at 3 am in the morning, seeking reprieval of Yakoob Menon's hanging.

  • Anshu Sawhney
    Jul 31, 2015 22:53 IST

    Punjabi film actress Anshu Sawhney booked for bigamy

    Punjabi film actress, Anshu Sawhney, popularly known as 'Preeto' has landed in trouble as her husband Harjinder Singh Sodhi lodged an FIR against her at Police Station Sadar for cheating and bigamy on Friday.

  • Arm candy
    Jul 31, 2015 20:25 IST

    Loot at finance company: Police detain 20 suspects in Ludhiana

    Police on Friday rounded up 20 suspects after getting vital clues in the robbery at Manappuram finance company on Gill Road, Ludhiana in which six armed robbers had looted 14 kg gold worth Rs 3.5 crore and Rs 2.23 lakh in cash on Thursday.

  • Sand mafia series
    Jul 31, 2015 20:15 IST

    PAU: "To reduce expenditure, encourage farmers to share machinery"

    Punjab Agricultural University's (PAU) senior economist MS Toor believed that the issue of rising expenditure on agricultural machinery in Punjab could be checked by encouraging the farmers to share machinery.

  • Punjab Agricultural University-N, Ludhiana
    Jul 31, 2015 20:02 IST

    "Need to boost the yield of oil seeds": PAU, Ludhiana

    Highlighting the increasing consumption levels of edible oil across the country, economists from the Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) have stated that there is an urgent need to enhance the yield of oil seeds in the country.