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Woman held for duping jeweller of over Rs 3L

Woman held for duping jeweller of over Rs 3L

CHANDIGARH: A woman from Kharar has been arrested, while her aide is on the run, for duping city-based jeweller of Rs 3.21 lakh. The accused has been identified as Jaspreet Kaur, who along with her aide Balbir Kaur bought several gold anf silver ornaments from the jeweller, but gave him […]

HC stays demolition drive, issues notice to MC

HC stays demolition drive, issues notice to MC

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and high on Friday stayed the drive in Sector 19 in a relief to residents alleging a pick-and-choose method in removing encroachments in the form of green belts on berms in front of houses. Till the next date of hearing and the time the UT administration and […]

HC stays demolition drive, issues notice to MC

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and high on Friday stayed the drive in Sector 19 in a relief to residents alleging a pick-and-choose method in removing encroachments in the form of green belts on berms in front of houses. Till the next date of hearing and the time the UT administration and […]

YAD members get bail in defacement case

YAD members get bail in defacement case

LUDHIANA: Almost a week after a statue of former Prime Minister was vandalized, a court here granted bail to Youth Akali Dal (YAD) leaders Gurdeep Singh Gosha and Meetpal Dugri on Tuesday. The duo, who had allegedly defaced the statue with black spray and applied red paint on its hands […]

?Punjab?s first CM spun charkha till his final days?

?Punjab?s first CM spun charkha till his final days?

HISAR: First Punjab chief minister loved khadi so much that he had spun charkha till a few days before his death, recounted historian Mahendra Singh. Addressing the memorial meeting on the occasion of the birth anniversary of the former CM of undivided Punjab at Sarvodaya Bhawan in Hisar, the former […]

?Corruption, unemployment country?s foes?

?Corruption, unemployment country?s foes?

CHANDIGARH: Punjab finance minister on Thursday said that youth has the power to change anything and can be instrumental in making India free from corruption, unemployment, poverty and drug-free society. He was speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the 34th north zone inter-university youth festival here at on Thursday. ?The […]

Lok Insaaf Party alleges poll code violation in Ludhiana

Lok Insaaf Party alleges poll code violation in Ludhiana

LUDHIANA: The Lok Insaaf party (LIP) councillor Kuldeep Bitta levelled allegations against zonal commissioner Jasdev Sekhon and Congress leader Jaswinder Thukral for violating the model code of conduct by inaugurating the construction of streets in New Janta Nagar on Wednesday. However zonal commissioner and the Congress leader denied from any […]

LIP alleges poll code violation in Ludhiana

LIP alleges poll code violation in Ludhiana

LUDHIANA: The Lok Insaaf party (LIP) councillor Kuldeep Bitta levelled allegations against zonal commissioner Jasdev Sekhon and Congress leader Jaswinder Thukral for violating the model code of conduct by inaugurating the construction of streets in New Janta Nagar on Wednesday. However zonal commissioner and the Congress leader denied from any […]

Research scholars of Central University of Punjab held protest for hike in fellowship emoluments

Research scholars of Central University of Punjab held protest for hike in fellowship emoluments

BATHINDA: Acting on a national call for hike in emoluments of research fellowship, the research scholars of Central University of Punjab on Thursday held a brief protest for the hike at the university campus at . The researchers holding placards demanded to upgrade the existing junior research fellowship(JRF), senior research […]

Punjab CMO seeks action taken report from LIT over encroached land

Punjab CMO seeks action taken report from LIT over encroached land

LUDHIANA: The Punjab chief minister‘s office has sought action taken report from the chairman of Ludhiana Improvement Trust (LIT) for not freeing up the encroached land (5.5 acres) in Shaheed Nagar even when the plots have been allotted to people for over three years. The chairman has also been told […]