Unidentified miscreants allegedly strangulated a businessman to death and stabbed his wife at their house on Hira Singh Road near SCD Government College on late Thursday night. The accused also ransacked the house before fleeing. However, if anything was stolen is yet to be ascertained.
The vegetable scientists of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) here have given the huge malnourished section of Indian population the best solution: black carrot.
Even as the officials of Municipal Corporation are excited over the ambitious project of widening the Ferozepur Road, the government of India has so far not granted permission to axe nearly 2,000 trees along the roadside.
The Hero Group on Thursday announced the launch of BML Munjal University (BMU), a higher-education initiative by the $5-billion (`31,213.50 crore) business conglomerate in collaboration with London's Imperial College.
Mullanpur Dakha town that comprises a population of around 20,000 has no proper place to dump the garbage generated every day in the town. As a result, the vacant plots and roadsides have been turning into garbage dumps, gradually.
Scientists of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), Ludhiana, participated in the 30th annual conference of Indian Association of Veterinary Pathologists. The national symposium on 'Advances and application of diagnostic pathology for disease management in livestock, poultry, pet, fish, laboratory animal and wildlife' was held in College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Odisha.
A seminar was organised on Thursday on the premises of Gurjranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College of Pharmacy regarding how to prepare for an interview and also how students could have a bright career.
In order to declare the results of Classes 10 and 12 exams in time, the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) has decided to conduct the practical exams before written exams.
The anti-narcotic and anti-illicit liquor smuggling wing arrested a chemist and his employee and recovered psychotropic drugs worth Rs. 3 lakh from them on Wednesday. The accused have been identified as Narpinder Singh alias Nippi of Dugri, who runs a chemist shop, Nippi Mahindra Medicals, at a link road on Gill road, and his employee Raj Kumar of Haibowal.
A group of around five men were caught by a passerby, while trying to steal the safe from a jeweller's shop at Waraich market of Basti Jodhewal area in the wee hours on Thursday, but they managed to give him a slip and decamped with gold and silver jewellery worth Rs.
The Punjab Mandi Board chairman, Ajmer Singh Lakhowal, on Wednesday said the Punjab government was contemplating to keep aside special budget for disbursement of payment to sugarcane farmers for their crop. Payment from this budget would be made from next year, he said. Inaugurating 28th crushing season at Budhewal sugar mill in Ludhiana district
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has extended the date for the submission of details of candidates for improvement in problem solving assessment (PSA) in Class 10 and 12 from November 15 to December 15.
The directorate of extension education of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) will organise a three-month training course on "Integrated agriculture" for the young farmers of the state from January 1 to March 31. Extension education director MS Gill said the young farmers from different parts of the state, except Gurdaspur and Amritsar districts, under the age group of 20 to 40, with matriculation qualification, will be eligible for this course.
The new recruits of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) force were on cloud nine during the passing-out parade at ITBP camp 26 BN in Baddowal, Ludhiana, on Wednesday. After completing the six-month hard training, these 280 recruits are now ready to serve the country.
Nine days after an undertrial escaped after pushing away a cop at the district court complex, he was arrested by Doraha police on Wednesday. The accused, Lakhwinder Singh alias Lakha, was lodged in Ludhiana Central Jail since 2010 after being booked for drug peddling under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.