Tag: Punjab

Posters of Zakir Moosa released by Punjab police, was last spotted in Amritsar

GURDASPUR: The Punjab Police have released posters of Zakir Moosa, the chief of Jammu and Kashmir based Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind terror…

Punjab CM deplores attempts to politicise armed forces

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday deplored attempts to politicize the defense forces, asserting that the armed…

Why farmers still continue to burn stubble in Punjab, Haryana

New Delhi: There is a visible reduction in the volume of post-harvest stubble-burning in Punjab and Haryana this year owing…

Cracker timing flouted in Chandigarh, Punjab

Chandigarh: Many people exploded crackers in Chandigarh as well as Punjab and Haryana to celebrate Diwali on Wednesday ahead of…

Bihar, Jharkhand & Punjab states day celebrated at Jeddah.

The Consul General of India, Jeddah, Shri. Md. Noor Rahman Sheikh speaking on the occasion. The investment opportunities in Bihar,…

12 people die in road accidents in Punjab daily

Chandigarh: At least 12 people die daily in road accidents in Punjab, a book on road safety scenario of te…

#MeToo: Punjab Women’s Commission issues guidelines to departments

Chandigarh: Applauding the #MeToo movement, Punjab State Women Commission Chairperson Manisha Gulati on Monday issued guidelines regarding women's safety in…

2 Pakistani nationals arrested in Punjab

Firozpur (Punjab): An operation party near the Border Out Post (BOP) in Punjab’s Ferozepur Sector on Sunday arrested two Pakistani…

Priest, key witness in Kerala nun rape case, found dead

Jalandhar: Kuriakose Kattuthara">Father Kuriakose Kattuthara, who was a key witness in the rape case against Bishop Franco Mulakkal, was found…

No respite for Delhi as air quality remains poor

New Delhi: Air quality in the national capital remained in the poor category on Saturday as stubble burning in the…

Punjab cabinet approves hike in stamp duty rates to mobilise resources

Chandigarh: In a move to mobilise additional resources for the state, the Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday approved an Ordinance to…

Shehbaz Sharif’s wife ‘appalled’ to see his condition in NAB custody

Islamabad: Tehmina Durrani, the wife of former Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif, has stated that she was "appalled" to see…

Amarinder Singh calls for collaborative efforts to fight drug menace

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday underlined the need for collaborative efforts to fight the drug menace in…

4 dead in Ludhiana factory fire

Ludhiana: Four people have lost their lives after a fire broke out at a hosiery factory in Ludhiana's Kalyan Nagar…

Centre sanctions Rs 29,695 cr of CCL for Punjab’s paddy procurement

New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday sanctioned a cash credit limit (CCL) of Rs 29,695.40 to Punjab for the procurement…

No need of alliance in Punjab: Amarinder

New Delhi: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said the Congress Party does not need an alliance in…

Congress to contest Lok Sabha polls alone in Punjab

New Delhi: Punjab's ruling Congress will contest the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in the state on its own and will…

Punjab CM’s morphed video goes viral, case lodged

Chandigarh: The Cyber Cell of Punjab Police has registered cases under various sections of Sections 67 of Information Technology Act…

Rivers overflow due to heavy rainfall in Punjab

Jalandhar: The three-day heavy downpour in parts of Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir have made Ravi, Beas and…

PM Modi assures support to flood-hit Punjab

Chandigarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday assured Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh of all support from the Centre…