Tag: Punjab

Punjab cabinet approves filing 153 vacant direct quota posts in medical colleges, extends reservation in allotment of houses to kin of riot victims

Chandigarh: For strengthening the state‚Äôs healthcare system, the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday approved…

4 Indians stranded in Armenia since Dec reach New Delhi

New Delhi: Four people from Punjab who were duped by a travel agent and got stranded in Armenia during December…

Punjab: 67 YO man, 24 YO woman get married, court asks police to ensure safety

The Punjab Police has been directed by the Punjab and Haryana high court to ensure the safety of life and…

Gangster shot dead in encounter between Punjab police and Lawrence Bishnoi’s gang

Chandigarh: The Punjab Police special intelligence team during an encounter in the wee hours of Friday shot dead a dreaded…

Rain, dense fog predicted in Punjab, Haryana

Chandigarh: Rain later this week and dense fog have been predicted in several parts of Punjab and Haryana, the Met…

AAP reworks party roles to strengthen Punjab cadre

Chandigarh: In a bid to strengthen its hold in Punjab, the Aam Aadmi Party has reworked the major roles in…

Vigilance nabs Punjab police official for honey trap

Chandigarh: The Punjab State Vigilance Bureau (VB) has nabbed a head constable while accepting bribe of Rs 50,000 after honey…

Gahlaut Buildcon ventures into the entertainment sector

New Delhi: With spanking hold in real estate world, Gahlaut Buildcon is now all set to take up entertainment industry…

Security beefed up in Haryana, Punjab ahead of murder trial verdict against Gurmeet Ram Rahim

Panchkula : A special CBI court here will likely pronounce verdict in a journalist's murder case, allegedly involving jailed Dera…

Kejriwal to head AAP’s campaign in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal will head the party's campaign in the upcoming Lok Sabha election in…

Free of cost blood in Punjab hospitals from Jan 1

Chandigarh: Blood will be provided free of cost in government hospitals across Punjab from Tuesday (Jan 1), a Minister said…

Rain predicted in New Year as cold wave continue in Punjab, Haryana

Chandigarh: Light to moderate rain has been predicted by the Met department in some parts of Punjab and Haryana in…

Voting begins for Punjab panchayat elections

Chandigarh: Amid a cold wave sweeping the state, the voting for panchayat elections began across Punjab's rural belt on Sunday.…

Shamefull: Newborn found abandoned in train’s toilet

Amritsar: An infant was found abandoned in the toilet of Howrah Mail at Amritsar railway station on Sunday. The baby…

Pakistan, Sikh radicals trying to revive terrorism in Punjab: Rajnath Singh

Narmada (Gujarat): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that Pakistan and Sikh radicals were trying to revive terrorism…

Clean chit to Sidhu couple in Amritsar train tragedy

Amritsar:Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and his wife Navjot Kaur, on Thursday, were given a clean chit in a magisterial…

Kashmiri terrorist Zakir Musa hiding in Punjab, high alert sounded

Chandigarh: Security agencies have been put on high alert in Bathinda and Ferozepur districts of Punjab on Thursday following intelligence…

Three dead in Punjab godown fire

Chandigarh: Three employees were charred to death inside an industrial godown near Punjab's Barnala town on Tuesday after a massive…

Amarinder a fatherly figure, will sort out myself: Navjot Sidhu

Jhalawar: After his foot in mouth comment against the Chief Minister, Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu took two steps…

Punjab’s captain is our captain: Cong MP asks Sidhu to apologise to CM

Ludhiana: Congress Member of Parliament Ravneet Singh Bittu on Saturday asked party leader Navjot Singh Sidhu to apologise to Punjab…