- Jan 25, 2015 20:32 IST
Former Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday thanked and congratulated the party rank and file across the state for the "great show" of solidarity and unity during the Congress rally here.
- Jan 25, 2015 20:26 IST
Senior Congress leader Manish Tewari on Sunday said that "overwhelming" response to Congress rally at Amritsar was indicative of a desire for political "change" in Punjab.
- Jan 25, 2015 19:52 IST
The district police authorities have failed to take any action against a cop who has been charged with destroying evidence in the sensational double-murder case by a high court-appointed special investigation team (SIT).
- Jan 25, 2015 20:02 IST
Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal and senior BJP leader LK Advani to be awarded nation's second highest civilian award Padma Vibhushan.
- Jan 25, 2015 19:42 IST
National Voters Day was observed in different departments of the Kurukshetra University on Sunday. Students, teachers and staff pledged to use the Right to Vote unbiased and without fear.
- Jan 25, 2015 18:44 IST
Even as the continuing snowfall has ushered in difficulties for residents of the state's hilly areas by disrupting road and telecom connectivity as well as power and water supply, it has brought gainful employment to many people in Narkanda.
- Jan 25, 2015 18:21 IST
The Punjab and Haryana high court has issued a notice to the state government and the state information commission over a plea by a right to information (RTI) activist, who said he was denied information about corrupt administrative officers.
- Jan 25, 2015 18:13 IST
On the occasion of the National Voters' Day, governor Kaptan Singh Solanki urged schoolchildren to enroll themselves in the electoral roll when they turn 18 years old.
- Jan 25, 2015 16:39 IST
Security has been tightened across Punjab, Haryana and their joint capital Chandigarh in view of Republic day functions tomorrow. Security arrangements have been strengthened at vulnerable places and key installations, including parade grounds were functions will be held, apart from important bus stands,railway stations and government buildings, by putting up additional forces in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh, officials said here on Sunday.
- Jan 25, 2015 14:34 IST
Films and books on Sikh religion may soon have to pass the test of the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC), which is planning to set up a 'censor board' for "moral policing" of the scripts.
- Jan 25, 2015 14:30 IST
Stephen R Hodder, president of Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), on Saturday said the vision of Le Corbusier was still incomplete as the UT administration was yet to plan building projects proposed by him.
- Jan 25, 2015 13:44 IST
Lack of professionalism and the failure to learn from mistakes have made Punjab Police sitting ducks, as prisoners escape one after the other or be killed while being taken to court. The drills to train the escort parties are rare.
- Jan 25, 2015 11:58 IST
Last week during a visit to Gurgaon, I had the misfortune of getting stuck in the mother of all traffic jams. The cause of the jam was not the maverick HR/DL number drivers but the 1 lakh-odd disciples of Sirsa dera head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh who had descended on Gurgaon’s Sector 29 to watch the screening of MSG.
- Jan 25, 2015 13:22 IST
No less than 208 Punjab police personnel were ‘martyred’ in the one year between September 1, 2013, and August 31, 2014. That’s nearly one third of all martyred police and paramilitary personnel in India.
- Jan 25, 2015 11:38 IST
Winter is marked by blankets, woollens, late mornings, a pale sun, and lots of steamy and mouth-watering food. It is that time of the year when you can indulge in delicacies uninterrupted. This season, the street vendors of the tricity have lots on their menu to spice up your foggy days at pocket-friendly prices.