Ludhiana

  • Swine flu
    Mar 05, 2015 19:07 IST

    Woman dies of H1N1, toll 13

    Another person has died of swine flu in the district, taking the death toll due to the H1N1 virus to 13, officials said on Thursday.

  • Doctor
    Mar 05, 2015 18:56 IST

    Obstetrics, Gynecological Society to celebrate Women's Day

    As part of its corporate social responsibility, Ludhiana Obstetrics and Gynecological Society will celebrate 'Women's Health Mela' on International Women's Day on Sunday.

  • Arrest-handcuffs-P
    Mar 05, 2015 18:49 IST

    Three held from Bengaluru for duping 2 city men of Rs 1.35 cr

    Ludhiana police arrested three men from Bengaluru for duping two Ludhiana men of Rs 1.35 crore on pretext of getting them LPG gas agency. The police have produced them before the court on Thursday.

  • Punjab Agricultural University-N, Ludhiana
    Mar 05, 2015 18:48 IST

    PAU students adopt Sidhwan Kallan village as part of awareness drive

    As a part of rural work experience awareness programme, the students of B Sc (home science) of the Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) adopted Sidhwan Kallan village under the guidance of Dr V Randhawa and Dr Ritu Mittal, experts of home science extension and communication management repsectively at PAU.

  • PAU
    Mar 05, 2015 00:04 IST

    Reservation sought for SC teachers at PAU

    Punjab Scheduled Caste Agriculture Students Association organised a meeting regarding the implementation of reservation in teaching at Punjab Agricultural University, at Circuit House on Wednesday.

  • Republic Day parade
    Mar 05, 2015 00:00 IST

    Indian Army holds recruitment drive at LCET

    The Indian Army organised a recruitment drive at Ludhiana College of Engineering and Technology (LCET) under the University Entry Scheme (UES) on Wednesday.

  • wine
    Mar 04, 2015 21:01 IST

    Alcohol consumption in open banned across city

    As the consumption of alcohol in open has become a menace causing inconvenience to the residents, commissioner of police on Wednesday ordered complete ban on it, saying that action would be taken against those found drinking alcohol on roadsides and in public places.

  • Computer lab
    Mar 04, 2015 20:51 IST

    Computer labs, smart classes for meritorious students soon

    The education department will set up ultra modern computer labs along with smart classes at six Residential Schools for Meritorious very soon, said Major General (retired) KAS Bhullar, project director of Residential School for Meritorious, on Wednesday.

  • Holi
    Mar 04, 2015 20:47 IST

    Use herbal colours to avoid problems: Experts

    Holi, the festival of colours, attracts all, especially kids but its after-effects make the people worried as every year a large number of people suffer from skin injuries or allergies caused by the chemical-based colours. Experts say that precautionary measures should be kept in mind to keep such problems at bay.

  • Swine flu
    Mar 04, 2015 20:44 IST

    Three test positive for swine flu, total diagnoses touch 50

    With three more patients testing positive for swine flu on Wednesday, the total number of diagnosed patients reported from Ludhiana hospitals has now reached to 50.

  • A heap of garbage dumped in Industrial Area's Phase 8 in SAS Nagar
    Mar 03, 2015 23:40 IST

    Dumping of garbage inconveniences commuters in Haibowal, Pavitar Nagar

    The bridges at Haibowal and Pavitar Nagar greet commuters with a nauseating smell as indiscriminate dumping of garbage in and around it remains unchecked.

  • Swine flu
    Mar 03, 2015 23:23 IST

    Awareness camp on swine flu held at Kila Raipur subsidiary health centre

    An awareness camp regarding swine flu and mother-child healthcare was organised at Kila Raipur subsidiary health centre under the supervision of Dr Preet Kanwar Singh on Tuesday.

  • Budget
    Mar 03, 2015 18:40 IST

    BSNL Employees Union criticises budget proposals

    Bharatiya Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) Employees Union Ludhiana staged a protest demonstration on Tuesday and criticised the Uunion budget presented on February 28.

  • Student
    Mar 03, 2015 18:34 IST

    Punjab govt starts short-term hotel mgmt course

    A short-term diploma course in hotel management, launched by the state government, started at the ITI College (Boys), Ludhiana, on Tuesday.

  • Girl students
    Mar 03, 2015 18:28 IST

    Free coaching for meritorious students from Mar 10

    Free coaching classes for the students of Residential School for Meritorious will start from March 10. This move of the state government aims to ensure that the students may crack competitive exams for higher education.