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Capt Amarinder orders immediate release, regularisation of pending old age pensions

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has ordered immediate release of pending old age pensions, with strict instructions to regularise payment to the beneficiaries. The Chief Minister issued the

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'21 Sarfarosh...' team visits Golden Temple

Amritsar |Tuesday, 2018 7:15:04 PM IST

Actors Mohit Raina and Mukul Dev on Tuesday sought blessings at the Golden Temple here for the success of their upcoming show "21 Sarfarosh: Saragarhi 1897".

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MBBS student commits suicide in Ludhiana

Ludhiana | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

A 20-year-old MBBS student committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan in his hostel room. The victim has been identified as third year MBBS student of Christian Medical College and Hospit

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Capt Amarinder urges Defence Min to set up LCVs manufacturing unit in Punjab

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has urged the Ministry of Defence to set up a Light Combat Vehicles (LCVs) manufacturing unit in Punjab with the assurance that his government would extend a

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SAD appoints observers to prepare party to contest Haryana polls on own symbol

Chandigarh | Tuesday, Jan 23 2018 IST

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Tuesday appointed observers for all districts in Haryana to mobilise its cadre for the forthcoming Assembly elections which it has decided to contest on its symbol. Th

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Punjab R-Day tableau to showcase 'Sangat and Pangat' theme

Chandigarh |Monday, 2018 8:15:06 PM IST

'Sangat and Pangat', the love for entire humanity with the spirit of communal harmony, is the theme of the official tableau of Punjab for the Republic Day Parade in New Delhi on January 26.

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Punjab govt to make major changes in courses, syllabus of technical edu

Chandigarh | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Punjab government would make major changes in the courses and syllabus of the technical education in the context of current and future needs of the industry to provide jobs to the youth of the state.

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Construction work on 43 roads connecting Rajasthan to begin in new financial year

Chandigarh | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Haryana Public Works (Building and Roads) Minister Rao Narbir Singh has said that construction work on 43 roads connecting Rajasthan would begin in the new financial year to cope with increased traffi

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Will follow SC orders, provide security for 'Padmaavat' screening: Haryana CM

Chandigarh |Monday, 2018 8:15:06 PM IST

The Haryana government will implement Supreme Court orders on 'Padmaavat' and provide security to the state's cinema halls that will screen the film, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Monday.

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Capt Amarinder backtracking on creating employment: Harsimrat

Chandigarh | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Union Food Processing Industry Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Monday said after reneging on his promise to farmers, Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh was backtracking on creating employment

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Haryana mall attack may be linked to 'Padmaavat': Police

Chandigarh |Monday, 2018 9:45:05 PM IST

The Haryana Police on Monday registered a case and started an investigation into an attack on a portion of the Kessal Mall in Haryana's Kurukshetra town, around 100 km from here. The attack is being l

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Capt Amarinder seeks PM's intervention to boost dairy sector in Punjab

Chandigarh | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Monday sought personal intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to direct the Ministry of Agriculture for initiating major steps to boost dairy sector

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