- Aug 29, 2015 23:08 IST
Punjab Medical Council (PMC) president Dr GS Grewal on Saturday confronted medical education minister Anil Joshi's claims of "being ignorant on the issue of ghost faculty" with facts.
- Aug 29, 2015 20:32 IST
Bachpan Bachao Andolan, a city-based NGO rescued a ten-year-old boy from Dharam Pura area near Shingar Cinema for the second time on Friday.
- Aug 29, 2015 20:08 IST
In a bid to promote sports in the state, Punjab irrigation minister Sharanjeet Singh Dhillon gave cash awards to 383 sportspersons, who have brought laurels to the district in national as well as international events on Saturday.
- Aug 28, 2015 21:12 IST
The recent decision of the seven-member committee constituted under Patiala divisional commissioner AS Pannu towards the cancellation of the red cards of 125 riot victims in Ludhiana, majority of whom were untraceable or did not have the requisite documents, has resulted in protests by a group of claimants.
- Aug 28, 2015 20:04 IST
With the inauguration of project to install close-circuit television (CCTV) cameras on Thursday, Ludhiana has become the first city in northern India to be covered under the 'Safe City Project'.
- Aug 27, 2015 21:05 IST
With Akal Takht jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh calling upon the Sikh couples to give birth to more children to improve the declining Sikh population, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader HS Phoolka in a communiqué to the jathedar has cited "skewed sex-ratio in the community as the root cause of the problem", while urging him to check female foeticide at the ground level.
- Aug 27, 2015 20:18 IST
The accused repeatedly forced her grand daughter to marry a 21-year-old man of the same locality. When the girl refused the accused called on the man to rape her.
- Aug 27, 2015 20:03 IST
The police have busted a flesh trade racket with the arrest of 10 persons, including kingpin of the racket and her son. The racket was being run in the guise of a dhaba in the Basti Jodhewal area.
- Aug 26, 2015 21:40 IST
More than a month after an akali sarpanch, Bhupinder Singh Grewal, 45, was shot dead on July 14, two accused, including the victim's brother and his friend, have been arrested by the city police.
- Aug 26, 2015 21:35 IST
The health department has predicted that dengue cases are likely to shoot up in the coming months of September and October. Despite the health department claims that it was making all efforts to curb the mosquito-borne diseases, 23 cases of dengue have so far been reported in Ludhiana.
- Aug 26, 2015 12:31 IST
In a mob violence, residents of Jeevan Nagar set a truck on fire when it mowed down a labourer to death in the area on late Monday night. The police also faced the anger of the mob. The mob pelted stones on the cops that were trying to repulse them. The mob also pelted stones on a fire brigade staff who turned up at the spot to douse the flames.
- Aug 25, 2015 23:09 IST
Around three months after the death of a newlywed woman, the police arrested her husband and mother-in-law on Tuesday. The arrests came after the deceased's father accused the family of dowry harassment and grave negligence in regards to her treatment, which resulted in 'several complications'
- Aug 25, 2015 22:58 IST
With countless IELTS (International English Language Testing System) coaching institutions and visa consultants mushrooming in the city, more and more people across the city are getting an opportunity to get visas to go abroad.
- Aug 25, 2015 20:33 IST
Six-year-old Priti, who has seen her father and younger brother hanging with pipe, has revealed the tale of horror. Priti said, after getting ready for the school, her father has told her that he will drop her and Karan to school.
- Aug 25, 2015 20:21 IST
In a tragic incident, a 37-year-old factory owner has hanged self in his factory at Vijay Nagar along with his two kids, including six-year-old daughter Priti and three-year-old son Karan, on Tuesday morning.