The Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) has also asked the state’s three thermal power plants to use paddy stubble as fuel to the extent of 10 per cent of total annual coal use. Two of these plants are with the state government.
Updated on Oct 20, 2021 09:29 AM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
According to railway officials, a total of 89 trains were cancelled because of the protest. Those travelling for the festival of Raksha Bandhan bore the brunt of the blockade.
Published on Aug 23, 2021 04:58 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Admitted on September 12 with breathing problems, he tested positive on Monday. His family’s consent was being sought to put him on ventilator, officials said
Updated on Sep 15, 2020 05:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Faridkot | , FaridkotHT Correspondent
During the operation, the BSF personnel found the arms and ammunition from a bag which was lying abandoned on a field close to the border around 7:00 am, a BSF official said.
Updated on Sep 12, 2020 04:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
The accused, Amritpal Bhullar of Ferozepur district, is the brother of Punjab’s most notorious gangster Jaipal, also an accused in the case.
Published on Mar 17, 2020 10:49 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jalandhar | HT Correspondent, Jalandhar
This fraud ran for over two years from 2016 to June 2018, when the first complaint was lodged by Gagandeep Singh, of Seona village, in Patiala; he lost ₹23 lakh to the scheme.
Published on Mar 13, 2020 10:20 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patiala | HT Correspondent
Kalar Kehda; Usman Kehda; Saidawala; Panjawa; Gumjal; Khuia Sarvar and Gumzal villages have been the worst-hit.
Published on Mar 13, 2020 10:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ferozepur |Gaurav Sagar Bhaskar
The police also claimed to have recovered two country-made pistols and four cartridges from the accused.
Updated on Feb 24, 2020 11:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Faridkot | HT Correspondent, Faridkot
FEROZEPUR Police have arrested one of the assailants who managed to free two proclaimed offenders (POs) from police custody near Janagawala village under Guru Har Sahai subdivision of Ferozepur district on Saturday night. On Saturday night, eight persons, led by Angrej Singh, who has been arrested, attacked the police team when it was taking two POs — Jarman Jeet Singh and Harmeet Singh — to the Lakho Ke Behram police station.
Published on Feb 15, 2020 10:24 PM IST
On Monday night, the Border Security Force (BSF) spotted a drone five times between 10 pm and 10.40 pm near Hussainiwala border.
Updated on Oct 10, 2019 06:33 AM IST
Ferozepur | HT Correspondent
Greenhorns from the three key political parties are banking on the caste equation playing out in their favour in the bypoll in this constituency, located near the India-Pakistan border, on October 21. The seat fell vacant after Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal resigned from the state assembly, following his election to the Lok Sabha from Ferozepur.
Published on Oct 09, 2019 11:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Punjab | , Jalalabad (fazilka)Vishal Joshi
Water started receding at the seven border villages of Punjab’s Ferozepur district which had been submerged following opening of the gates of headworks by Pakistan .
Updated on Aug 23, 2019 12:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ferozepur | HT Correspondent, Ferozepur
An alert was sounded for the villages situated on both the sides of the river, especially those located in Rupnagar district.
Updated on Aug 17, 2019 05:56 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Gurpreet Singh Nibber
Officials said the accused are associated with different radical organisations.
Updated on Mar 15, 2019 09:21 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar |HT Correspondent
The accident took place on September 3.
Updated on Oct 05, 2018 11:36 PM IST
Hindustan Timnes, Faridkot | HT Correspondent
The surprise check was carried out in 10 rice mills on instructions from food and civil supplies minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu.
Updated on Sep 28, 2018 09:15 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent
She was among 10 accused in the sex scandal and became approver in the case after which she was released on bail in 2013.
Updated on Sep 23, 2018 09:27 AM IST