The love of leaders in Punjab for helicopter rides, especially during the elections, costs their parties heavily.
To ensure speedy hassle-free redressal of complaints filed by the non-resident Indians of the Sangrur and Barnala districts, the Punjab government has set up an NRI police station at the Police Lines in Sangrur.
Continuing its agitation against the state government's to give an extension to Punjab State Power Corp Ltd chairman cum MD KD Chaudhri, the executive committee of the PSEB Engineers' Association(PSEBEA) observed a one-day hunger strike in front of the corporation's head office on Monday.
With parliamentary elections round the corner, the Patiala municipal corporation has launched a toll-free number for the local residents to redress their complaints pertaining to civic amenities in the MC jurisdiction.
Members of the Punjab Students Union(PSU) and the Democratic Students Organisation (DSO) on Sunday held a protest march to condemn the move of the Punjab government to use the Punjabi University land for the construction of a residential model school.
The Punjab government's decision to construct a school on Punjabi University land has been condemned by the varsity's faculty members, who have accused vice chancellor Jaspal Singh of handing over the prime piece of land to the government.
The cash-starved Punjab government may be struggling to meet its expenses but bank accounts of the ruling party will soon be overflowing with poll-time bounty.
In a crucial divisional level training by Election Commission of India, Sangrur deputy commissioner Indu Malhotra was caught using messaging service WhatsApp.
Former MP of Canada and social worker Ruby Dhalla on Saturday attended Welfare Society's monthly meeting along with society's President Satbir Singh Khatra.
Wheat growers of the district are a worried lot as heavy rain continued to lash the region causing damage to the crop, which is at the maturing stage. The rain may affect wheat production if it continued for a few more days, fear agriculture experts.
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is all set to go for its maiden political convention during the Hola Mohalla celebrations at Anandpur Sahib from March 15 onwards. Not only this, AAP is also planning to hold a big rally on the martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh on March 23.
Going abroad to get a job and perhaps settle down there is a dream chased by most Punjabi youngsters. But they think twice before going through a travel agent as they may find themselves marked for elimination in Bihar instead of landing in the United States or Canada.
Khalsa College in collaboration with the Indian Colleges Forum, New Delhi, organised a three-day national conference on "Higher education for development of economy and society through research and innovations".
Amidst criticism from Congress MP Vijay Inder Singla that Sukhbir Badal is taking credit for centrally-sponsored schemes, deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday inaugurated a sewerage treatment plant for Sangrur
Member of parliament from Sangrur, Vijay Inder Singla has condemned deputy chief minister Sukhbir Badal for taking the credit for centrally sponsored projects, ahead of the coming Lok Sabha elections.