Devastated. Totally broken. Absolutely shocked. Those are the words NDP MLA Harry Bains uses to describe the reaction of relatives after the fatal shooting of his nephew last Sunday in Surrey’s brutal crime wave.
The Punjab and Haryana high court has directed the Punjab government to take immediate steps for supplying safe drinking water in schools through reverse osmosis (RO) system or otherwise.
Union minister for road transport and highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday fixed the deadlines for various major road projects in Punjab during a meeting with deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal and asked the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) to initiate the process to rechristen Banga-Garhsankhar-Anandpur Sahib road as a national highway (NH).
Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday announced to commemorate the 350th foundation day of Anandpur Sahib as a mega event, for which eminent personalities from the world over would be invited to disseminate glorious legacy about the birthplace of the Khalsa Panth.
An image of a Sikh soldier holding an ingenious 'Jam Tin bomb,' a cannister stuffed with shrapnel and explosives, at Gallipoli battlefield in Turkey is part of two photo exhibitions that document lives and contributions of soldiers from Australia, New Zealand and India in World War I.
As students, we all received money order in our hostels from our parents, but in 1978, when I received my first from a magazine, “Sun”, which had rated my letter to it as best in a contest, I was on cloud nine, even though the prize was just a fiver.
It is easier to make people cry than to make the same faces stretch to a smile. If one can do both at the same time, it has to be the talented Vir Das.
As many as six employees, including two women, sustained injuries after a staff bus of Punjab Chemicals and Crop Protection Limited (PCCPL) overturned due to a bad road under the railway-over bridge near Dera Bassi on Thursday morning.
In a first for the region, the general post office in Sector 17 will on Friday get an automatic teller machine (ATM), bringing 24x7 banking to post office (PO) savings account holders.
Joining the league of new genres in Punjabi cinema is multi-starrer film Yaarana. Based on the theme of sports, this melodramatic action film features Gavie Chal, Yuvraj Hans and Geeta Zaildar.
The convulsions in the AAP have split the party's leadership in Punjab, the only state outside of Delhi where it has made a mark in electoral politics.
Indian goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu made his way into the record books becoming the first Indian to start for a top-division European club when he started for Norwegian club Stabaek.
For selling a car with manufacturing defect, the district consumer disputes redressal forum has directed Maruti Suzuki India Ltd to either give a new car to the customer or remove the defect, and also imposed a fine of `80,000.
The Punjab and Haryana high court has directed the ministry of human resource development secretary to file a reply on a petition challenging nomination method for the Panjab University senate, the apex decision body of the PU.
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday fixed May 13 as the next date of hearing into the case related to the fate of the Justice Kuldip Singh tribunal that was constituted on the high court directions over two years ago to look into the alleged illegal mutations of the village common panchayat lands in the name of private people across Punjab.