Even though the student's protest against fee hike at Punjabi University has been quelled after turning violent briefly, it has raised larger questions about the acute financial crisis at university.
Mata Gujri College won the inter-college wrestling championship (girls) organised by the Punjabi University at Guru Kashi College, Talwandi Sabo.
Economists expressed concern over the deteriorating Punjab economy on the second day of the 51st Indian Econometric Society conference at Punjabi University here, on Saturday.
After Patiala constituency failed to get any mention in the last railway budget, member of Parliament from Patiala, Dharamvira Gandhi, took up the region's demands again with Union railway minister Suresh Prabhu, on Friday.
The All-India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) opposed the amendments in the Electricity Act-2003, whereby the entire power distribution setup will be unbundled in its meeting with power minister Piyush Goyal.
Speaking on the sidelines of 51st annual conference of The Indian Econometric Society (TIES) at Punjabi University on Friday, former deputy chairman of the Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia said the decision of the present government, allowing states to have amendments in the present labour laws with the President's consent, is a welcome step.
The Union government has started an online service for the transportation of the mortal remains of the emigrants, who expire in the countries where emigration clearance is required as in the Gulf.
Plan to build the first concrete expressway of the state, the four-laning project of the national highway from Zirakpur to Bathinda, is in limbo as for the second time no bidder has turned up for the project.
Department of Economics, Planning Commission Chair, Centre for Research in Economic Change and Centre for Development Economics and Innovation Studies (CDEIS) of Punjabi University are jointly hosting a three-day conclave of The Indian Econometric Society (TIES) from Friday.
A 10-month-old boy has been kidnapped in Nabha on Wednesday night. The incident happened around 12.30am when victim Gagandeep was sleeping with his parents in a shanty in Gobind colony here.
Kamaldeep Singh Sangha took charge as Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Fatehgarh Sahib district on Wednesday.
Based on the testimony of son who saw his mother being killed in a road accident, judicial magistrate Pamelpreet Grewal awarded two-year jail to a Patiala resident, guilty of rash and negligent driving after nearly two years of the accident.
Patiala police nabbed three persons, including a women, and seized three kg of gold from Shambhu border on Wednesday.
After developing online encyclopaedia 'punjabipedia', the Punjabi university has now planned to publish encyclopaedia of Sufism in order to prepare well-managed database of words used in Sufi literature.
The farmers of the district, whose land has been acquired for the 11-km long bypass, which forms part of the proposed four-laning of the Zirakpur-Bathinda national highway (NH-64), are disappointed at the delay in the payment of compensation.