The minimum temperatures hovered around normal levels in most parts of the Punjab and Haryana, the MeT department here said on Saturday. In Chandigarh, joint capital of two states, the minimum temperature hovered one notches above normal at 11 degree Celsius, the department reported.
The Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday announced Six more AIIMS like institutions, including each in Punjab, J-K and Himachal Pradesh.
FM announces apprentice training institute for women in Haryana
FM announces AIIMS for Punjab, HP and J-K.
IIM to be set up in J-K: Jaitley
FM announces post-graduate institute of horticulture in Amritsar.
The 2015/16 budget is being billed as a "make-or-break" event for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's eight-month-old government.
The Congress and the Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (SAD-BJP) combine are holding closed-door meetings with Independents who hold the key to elect the first mayor of SAS Nagar.
Fond of travelling, the years in the army ensured an automatic peek across India. It was only after quitting service that the thought of exploring overseas dawned on us. My sister, an American citizen, was the first one to invite us.
The Punjab government on Friday informed the Punjab and Haryana high court that two personal security officers (PSOs) of the four had been withdrawn from the security of Ludhiana mayor Harcharan Singh Gohalwaria.
Dashing Punjab’s hopes for a “special debt-relief package” from the Centre, the 14th finance commission has rejected the border state’s much-argued case of being a debt-stressed one — a development that has dealt a blow to the SAD-BJP coalition government that had been desperately seeking a major financial relief from the Narendra Modi government.
A three-day international conference on Asian Network for Natural and Unnatural Materials (ANNUM 3) is being organised by the department of chemistry in Panjab University (PU) from February 28.
The general House of the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) on Friday re-elected Manjit Singh GK as president and Manjinder Singh Sirsa as general secretary, respectively, for a two-year term.
Experts are of the view that organic farming is not a choice but a necessity as agriculture has become totally dependent on pesticides and synthetic manure.
Punjab Congress spokesman and former MLA Sukhpal Singh Khaira, 50, is set to join the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) by next week, ending his association of more than 18 years with the Congress. Sources said Khaira had been in touch with the AAP leadership, including its national convener and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, for the past few months.