• Arrest-handcuffs-P
    Mar 27, 2015 18:48 IST

    Ludhiana: Two held for snatchings, vehicle lifting

    The police arrested two persons for snatchings and vehicle lifting on Friday. A scooter, a motorcycle, four mobile phones and Rs 1,500 have been recovered.

  • Punjab Agricultural University-N, Ludhiana
    Mar 27, 2015 18:27 IST

    PAU student, accomplices booked for molesting BTech students

    The police on Thursday booked a Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) student and his accomplices for molesting and assaulting two girls on the university campus on March 24.

  • A dejected farmer showing his standing crop damanged by rain in a Patiala village on Tuesday. (Bharat Bhushan/HT photo)
    Mar 27, 2015 10:04 IST

    Gloomy forecast for wheat farmers

    With western disturbances fast approaching north India, the weather later this week is forecast to be unfavourable for the maturity of the wheat crop. Both Punjab and Haryana should brace for further damage. “Partly or fully cloudy days with thundery development along with windy conditions are expected on March 27 and 28.

  • Relatives mourning the death who were killed in alleged Pakistan firing at Jeora village in Jammu
    Mar 27, 2015 09:19 IST

    Ludhiana mishap: Moga village mourns deaths

    Residents of Mehna village under Nihal Singh Wala subdivision were left shell-shocked on Wednesday after receiving news that a progressive farmer from their midst, Joginder Singh, 40, who stayed in Dashmesh Nagar, Moga, was killed along with his two sons in a road accident near Machhiwara in district Ludhiana.

  • Bad roads
    Mar 26, 2015 21:12 IST

    Potholed roads, garbage welcome commuters to Barewal

    The dilapidated roads, loosely hanging electric wires and garbage strewn on the roads result in an inconvenience to the residents as well as commuters in Barewal area. According to the residents, these issues continue to haunt them for years but the civic body has failed to come up with a solution.

  • A girl perfroming during folk festival being organised in Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak
    Mar 26, 2015 21:03 IST

    PAU students shine in national youth fest

    The students of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) clinched gold medal in group song (Indian), light vocal, poster making, and silver medal in clay modeling during the 15th All India Inter Agricultural Universities Youth Festival 2014-15. The fest was organized by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, at National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, Haryana from March 17 to 22.

  • MC Office1, Zone D, Ludhiana. HT Photo
    Mar 25, 2015 20:57 IST

    MC: Pay water, sewer charges sans penalty till March 31

    Providing relief to the residents who have so far failed to pay pending arrears of water supply and sewerage charges, the local bodies department has waved off the interest and penalty. With this, the people will have to pay their pending charges without any interest and penalty till March 31.

  • Liquor-N
    Mar 25, 2015 20:44 IST

    2 arrested for selling illegal liquor at exorbitant prices

    City police arrested two men at Sanjay Gandhi Colony, Tajpur Road, for selling illegal liquor at exorbitant prices, here on Tuesday evening.

  • Primary school
    Mar 25, 2015 20:35 IST

    Free crash course for govt school students from March 30

    The students of as many as 46 government schools of Class 12 would be provided free crash course classes at four government schools of the district. The crash course will start from March 30 till May 8 to prepare the students to face competitive examinations related to engineering and medical streams.

  • eggs
    Mar 25, 2015 20:17 IST

    GADVASU's students develop 2 egg products

    Egg lovers will be elated to know that Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU) has developed two new egg products - 'egg drink concentrate' and 'egg soup powder'.

  • Harsimrat Badal.N
    Mar 25, 2015 09:51 IST

    Ludhiana, Phagwara to have mega food parks

    Union food processing industries minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Tuesday announced the allocation of 17 mega food parks, entailing a total investment of Rs 2,100 crore, to various states and private ventures, including two for Punjab.

  • Arrest-handcuffs-P
    Mar 24, 2015 23:29 IST

    556 inmates died in Punjab jails in past five years

    In the past five years, as many as 556 inmates have died in the jails of Punjab. Surprisingly, the reason behind many of the deaths is not known.

  • Coke
    Mar 24, 2015 19:23 IST

    Health officials destroy expired beverages

    A team from the district health office conducted a surprise check and collected two samples of cold drinks, one each from Ladowal and Jalandhar bypass areas on Tuesday.

  • Punjab Agricultural University-N, Ludhiana
    Mar 24, 2015 19:13 IST

    PAU's headless communication centre losing sheen

    The Punjab Agricultural University (PAU's) Centre of Communication and International Linkages (CCIL), one of its most important departments, is in a mess.

  • Aam Aadmi Party logo, AAP
    Mar 24, 2015 19:09 IST

    Funds meant for physically challenged kids being misused: AAP

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) staged a protest outside deputy commissioner's (DC) office on Tuesday, alleging that the funds meant for physically challenged students were being misused. They submitted a memorandum to the administration in this regard.