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Punjab Elections: Party-Hoppers, Turncoats Take the Centre Stage

With less than two weeks left for the high-octane Punjab assembly polls; fear of turncoats playing spoilsport, is giving trouble to all major political parties. On one side, Congress is facing ...

Jan 23, 2017   11:00 IST  

Punjab to Get its First Bioethanol Plant at Bathinda

Union food processing minister today laid the foundation stone of Punjab’s first second-generation Bioethanol plant at Talwandi Sabo in Bathinda ...

Dec 25, 2016   16:15 IST  

Over 18000 Patients in Punjab Receive Free Treatment for Hepatitis C

Punjab government’s novel initiative to provide free treatment to patients suffering from Hepatit...

Dec 22, 2016   16:20 IST  

Kiren Rijiju & Bikram Singh Majithia Laid the Foundation Stone of Ultra Modern Campus of National Disaster Response Force


Spread over 51 acres, the Campus to come up in Ludhiana at a cost of Rs. 200 crore by 2018...

Dec 20, 2016   17:27 IST  

Akali Dal Announces Free Pilgrimage to Sri Nankana Sahib and Sri Panja Sahib

Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal has vowed to ensure free pilgrimage to Sri Nankana Sahib and Sri Panja Sahib in Pakistan as an e...

Dec 19, 2016   14:40 IST  

India’s First of its Kind Air-Conditioned Inter-State Bus Terminus at Mohali Commences Operations

The 300 crore plus Mohali Junction – first of its kind in India, air-conditioned Bus Stand-cum-Commercial Complex at SAS Nagar (Mohali) commenced operations today after t...

Dec 16, 2016   15:12 IST  

Free-of-Cost Gas Stoves to BPL Families in Punjab

Taking one step further, the central government’s Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), Punjab government is providing free gas stoves along with a connection to all the beneficiaries in ...

Dec 13, 2016   15:05 IST  

COAI Thanks the Modi Government for Allowing Prepaid Mobile Users to Continue Top-up Payments with Old Rs 500 Notes

With recharges for prepaid mobiles having fallen between 30% to 50%,

Dec 01, 2016   16:49 IST  

Sukhbir Singh Badal Kicks off “Youth for Punjab” Campaign

Thousands of youth congregated here today to support the Youth for Punjab campaign launched by Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal and vowe...

Aug 09, 2016   17:04 IST  

Parminder Singh Brar Appointed OSD to Deputy CM, S. Sukhbir Singh Badal

Recognising his exemplary services, Parminder Singh Brar has been appointed Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Punjab’s Deputy Chief Minister, S. Sukhbir Singh Badal. Currently, he is holding the position o...

Jul 23, 2016   17:48 IST