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25-Sep-2020 Lambi (Sri Mukatsar Sahib)

Declare Punjab 'principal market yard': Sukhbir Singh Badal

SAD President Sukhbir Singh Badal has demanded that the whole of Punjab should be declared a 'principal market yard' for agricultural produce to ensure that laws based on the three passed agricultural Bills do not apply in the northern state."This is the...

24-Sep-2020 Chandigarh

Weeklong 6th State Level Rozgar Job Fair kick starts

The 6th State Level Job Fair kick started today under the Ghar Ghar Rozgar and Karobar Mission, the flagship program of the Punjab Government. The Punjab Technical Education and Employment Generation Minister Mr. Charanjit Singh Channi inaugurated this week...

24-Sep-2020 Dera Bassi/S.A.S. Nagar

Dera Bassi building collapse: 4 die, 4 survive

An under construction commercial building in ward number 14  Merra Malli Mohalla  near Ramlila Ground of Dera Bassi sub-division collapsed roof-on, around 09:30 am on Thursday morning during the construction of the first floor of the building...

24-Sep-2020 Ferozepur

Border Security Force seize 13 kg heroin in Punjab's Ferozepur

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday said it had seized 13 kg heroin worth Rs 65 crore in Punjab's Ferozepur district.The recovery was made close to the international border with Pakistan."Vigilant border men are relentlessly thwarting smuggling attempts...

23-Sep-2020 S.A.S. Nagar

S.A.S. Nagar prepares to check stubble-burning

Despite being deeply engrossed in battle against pandemic District Administration is fully geared up to check stubble burning said Deputy Commissioner, Girish Dayalan.With paddy harvesting expected to pick up momentum in the next fortnight, we have three pronged...

23-Sep-2020 Amritsar

'Black laws' will ruin farming community : Navjot Singh Sidhu

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who has been lying low since his resignation as Punjab Minister in July last year, on Wednesday hit the streets of his hometown to resume his connect with the people by launching a protest against the "black" farm laws passed by the...

23-Sep-2020 Chandigarh

Haryana Police stops protesting Punjab farmers with water cannons

Haryana Police on Wednesday used water cannons to disperse farmers from Punjab, led by two Lok Insaaf Party legislators, as they were heading to Delhi to protest against the three agriculture Bills.The legislators -- Simarjeet Bains and his elder brother Balwinder...

22-Sep-2020 Sangrur

Vigilance nabs revenue Patwari for taking bribe of Rs. 10,000

State Vigilance Bureau today nabbed a revenue Patwari red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 10,000.Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Sukhdev Singh, Revenue Patwari posted at Ram Nagar Sibian in Sangrur district was...

22-Sep-2020 Chandigarh

Punjab to start Covaxin's Phase-3 trials

Punjab's three Government Medical Colleges will participate in the Phase-3 trials of Bharat Biotech Ltd's Covaxin, the first indigenously-developed vaccine candidate against coronavirus, in collaboration with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), an...

22-Sep-2020 Jalandhar

DC honours nine more officers/officials for excellent work

Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori on Tuesday felicitated nine more officers/officials of various departments for their excellent performance in ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.Accompanied by Additional Deputy Commissioner Jasbir Singh, Deputy Commissioner today...

21-Sep-2020 Amritsar

Syndicate Meeting held at Guru Nanak Dev University

The meeting of the Syndicate of Guru Nanak Dev University held today in the Syndicate Room of the University.  Prof. Jaspal Singh Sandhu, Vice-Chancellor presided over the meeting while Prof. K.S Kahlon, Registrar presented the agenda. Prof. S.S. Behl,...

21-Sep-2020 Banur (Rajpura)

Chitkara University started a four year Bachelor of Optometry course

Chitkara University announced the launch of a 4-year BOptom Program in collaboration with LENSKART, a leading Indian Optical Eyewear Retail Chain with the largest Spectacles Labs and Optical store chains with eye testing facility in India.Commenting on the collaboration,...

21-Sep-2020 Chandigarh

AAP announces full support to farmers' strike

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab announcing its full support to the farmers' strike on September 25 against anti-agriculture Draconian laws and directed all its leaders and workers-volunteers to stand firm in this struggle.The party has announced a program on...

21-Sep-2020 Hoshiarpur

Police Solve Loot At Laboratory Within 72 Hours-Navjot Singh Mahal

Acting swiftly, the District Police have solved the recent incident of loot worth Rs. 1.2 lakh from Sharma Laboratory on Dagana Road within 72-hours with the arrest of three including a girl, who was an employee at laboratory.The police also recovered a sum...

20-Sep-2020 Sangrur

Arhtiyas from all over Punjab met cabinet minister Vijay Inder Singla

The Arhtiya Associations of Punjab, on Sunday, reposed their faith in the leadership of School Education and Public Works Minister Punjab Vijay Inder Singla. Leaders of the Association called upon Singla at his residence in Sangrur, and passed a resolution...

20-Sep-2020 Jalandhar

LPU ranked among Top Six Universities of India

Lovely Professional University (LPU) has been ranked at 6th position among top 50 private universities of the country. This has been declared in the popular magazine Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top universities under various categories under its recent...

18-Sep-2020 Sangrur

Save environment by not burning stubble, Sangrur DC to Farmers

Virtual Kisan Mela organised by Punjab Agricultural University was broadcast live at various locations in Sangrur district including district administrative complex and at offices of subdivisional magistrates. The Kisan Mela was formally inaugurated by Chief...

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