- Apr 20, 2015 21:22 IST
The members of Insaaf Prapti Manch in large numbers came in support of Bains brothers on Monday, demanding the cancellation of the cases registered against the Bains brothers and their supporters.
- Apr 20, 2015 18:41 IST
Every year majority of young minds are confused while choosing streams and careers. If a wrong choice is made, where interest and aptitude of a child does not fit, it leads to change in the field after few months and sometimes even few years, wasting time and effort of the child.
- Apr 20, 2015 18:33 IST
With the conflicting views of several small and big trade and industrial bodies of Ludhiana on key issues of government policies, a question has been raised on the increasing number of these bodies that have grown manifold during the past some years.
- Apr 20, 2015 11:16 IST
Karimpura Market Association members and area shopkeepers, whose shops were demolished due to an “error” by the municipal corporation (MC) in January this year, are infuriated over the unfulfilled promise of the state government for providing them compensation.
- Apr 20, 2015 10:01 IST
A labourer allegedly raped his 14-year-old fellow labourer in a bathroom of the factory in the Focal Point area and fled on Saturday. The Focal point police have registered a case against the accused in this context.
- Apr 19, 2015 23:18 IST
Rajesh Bagha, chairman, Punjab State Commission for Scheduled Castes, on Sunday warned ineligible candidates against getting fake Scheduled Caste certificates, and said such people were robbing the benefits of eligible poor SC candidates.
- Apr 19, 2015 18:07 IST
Even as the crime rate is escalating in the city with every passing day, the poor surveillance measures have exposed the apathy of the police department who had ensured minimal efforts to bring the crime rate down.
- Apr 19, 2015 17:50 IST
The local bodies department of Punjab has given a golden chance for regularisation of illegal connections of sewerage and water supply by the municipal corporation (MC) till May 31.
- Apr 18, 2015 21:44 IST
Some people said to be brother and accomplices of Kaunke Khose village allegedly thrashed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) volunteer Jaswinder Singh on Thursday evening for raising voice against the sale of drugs in the area.
- Apr 18, 2015 21:40 IST
Extending support to the Bains brothers - MLAs Simarjit Singh Bains and Balwinder Singh Bains - and their supporters jailed twice for staging protest in the district, members of their 'Team Insaaf' on Saturday accused the police of behaving in a biased manner.
- Apr 18, 2015 19:30 IST
As many as 2,100 youth from in and around Ludhiana district got appointment letters in the employment fair organised by the district administration at the Government High School, Mundian Kalan, here on Saturday.
- Apr 18, 2015 19:23 IST
The animal husbandry department has shifted its focus on the pet shops in the city as they have dashed off a letter to the civil surgeon to direct the drug department to conduct raids at such shops to check the sale of illegal medicines.
- Apr 17, 2015 22:55 IST
Punjab Vidhan Sabha speaker Charanjit Singh Atwal on Friday said that Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal had ordered the assessment of the total damage to the wheat crop due to rainfall and hailstorm in Punjab. Atwal was here to inaugurate the wheat procurement process at the grain markets of Malaud and Payal.
- Apr 17, 2015 22:33 IST
Exploiting fetish of city's wealthy lots, who do not mind shelling out crores of rupees on wedding functions, to spend lavishly, hundreds of marriage palaces operational in the city are charging arbitrarily and issuing bills of half the amount than the negotiated price to evade taxes worth crores of rupees annually. With no check by the Income Tax department and a uniform rate policy in place, the practice is going on unabated in the city.
- Apr 17, 2015 22:30 IST
Though the Bains brothers - Independent MLAs Simarjit Singh Bains and Balwinder Singh Bains - were arrested, hundreds of members of their 'Team Insaaf' claimed that they would continue the "satyagraha" (agitation) against the sand mafia in the state.