AAP Punjab slams assault of Sikh driver by Delhi Police

CHANDIGARH: The Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Punjab unit on Monday condemned Delhi Police's act of beating Sikh auto driver Sarabjit Singh and his son in Delhi, terming it an "act of sacrilege".

Brahma Kumari's hold All India exhibition bus campaign 'Mera Bharat Swarnim Bharat'

CHANDIGARH: Real estate developer, Motia group welcomed the All India exhibition bus campaign 'Mera Bharat Swarnim Bharat' (My India Golden India) by Brahma Kumari's youth wing.

Over 700 patients check-up in a mega medical camp

TAUNI DEVI(HAMIRPUR): Over 700 people were screened, tested and prescribed medicines free of cost in a mega medical camp held in association with NGO “Prayas” on the premises of civil hospital, Tauni Devi in district Hamirpur of Himachal Pradesh on Saturday.

Jujhar Nagar Women benefit from Nai Roshni scheme of Indian government

CHANDIGARH: The ladies in the picture may appear to be ‘kitty partying’ but they are gathered for more serious work, a work which all of us might prefer to ignore but which makes a huge difference to the world we live. They.apart from managing their households and even doing manual works to make every one to realize their importance in modern times. 

Chandigarh Press Club condemns arrest of journalists by UP Police

CHANDIGARH: Chandigarh Press Club condemned the arbitrary arrest of Delhi-based freelance journalist Prashant Kanojia and Noida-based TV channel’s Ishita Singh and Anuj Shukla.

Punjab CM orders closure of all open borewells

CHANDIGARH:  Five days after an infant got was trapped in a 150-foot-deep abandoned borewell in a Punjab village, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has asked the officials to ensure that no open borewell existed in any district and sought a report in 24 hours.

Information and Public Relations Department, Punjab

CHANDIGARH: After the portfolio rejig in Punjab Cabinet, Mr. Gurpreet Singh Kangar assumed office as the Revenue Minister in Punjab Civil Secretariat on Monday.

Identify policemen assisting drug traffickers: Amarinder

CHANDIGARH:  Tightening the noose further on the drug trade, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday ordered the identification and strict action against police officials found to be involved with drug traffickers, especially those posted in the border districts.

Infant stuck in Punjab borewell, rescue bid on

CHANDIGARH:  Efforts were underway on Friday to rescue a two-year-old boy, who fell into a 150-foot narrow borewell in a village in Punjab's Sangrur district some 20 hours back, officials said.

Cabinet approves punjab sports university ordinance 2019

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Cabinet on Thursday approved the ‘Punjab Sports University Ordinance 2019’, paving the way for the establishment of the university in Patiala.

Amarinder sets deadline to complete programmes in 6 months

CHANDIGARH:  Setting a deadline for the completion of his government's flagship programmes within six months, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday directed his Cabinet colleagues to expedite the execution of schemes.

Stop trying to divert public attention from your own misdeeds, says Capt Amarinder to Harsimrat

CHANDIGARH:  Trashing Harsimrat Badal’s allegations as atrocious and misleading, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said it was the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) that was using a grave issue like drugs to divert public attention from their own responsibility in the matter.

Punjab CM pledges to protect children's rights

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday pledged to protect the rights of children.

Declare 550th Parkash Parb as National Tolerance Day: Punjab CM

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to declare the 550th Parkash Parb of Guru Nanak Dev as National Tolerance Day, an official said on Monday.

Tearful adieu to senior journalist Manmohan Singh

CHANDIGARH: Senior Journalist S. Manmohan Singh who passed away yesterday was given a tearful adieu today at the cremation ground sector-25. The Deputy Director, Information and Public Relations Department, Mr. Ajit Kanwal Singh Hamdard and Mr. Randeep Singh Ahluwalia laid wreaths on the dead body on behalf of the Chief Minister, Secretary and Director,

Superintendent Advertisement Amarjit Singh given a warm send off on superannuation

CHANDIGARH: The Superintendent, Advertisement Branch  Amarjit Singh today superannuated after putting in 34 years of service. He was given a warm send off today by the senior officers and employees of the Information and Public Relations Department.

After feeding 20,000, Sushma's "Food For All" initiative enters second phase

CHANDIGARH: "Food For All" initiative of Sushma Foundation, a Non-Profit Organisation by Sushma Group after completing four successful months enters its second phase. The initiative started in January has so far fed 20,000 underprivileged people and is expanding rapidly. Starting from Sushma's society the initiative has now attracted many big names in the Tricity including major food chains, bars, restaurants and NGOs.

Anti-ragging rules to be extended in Chandigarh schools

Soon anti-ragging rules will be extended in schools also in Chandigarh. The Union Grants Commission (UGC) has found that the menace was also making inroads in schools. Hence, the Commission has decided to extend the area of operation of anti-ragging rules to schools. Despite the fact that the universities, colleges and higher educational institutes have banned ragging which of the results in untoward incidents including death it has perpetrated with impunity. 

Harsimrat seeks PM's intervention in Guru Nanak Palace demolition

Member of Parliament and outgoing Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention to protest the demolition of centuries-old Guru Nanak Palace in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Chorus grows to change Sidhu's portfolio

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Forest Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot on Friday joined the chorus blaming Navjot Singh Sidhu for Congress' poor performance in the state and said his action during the parliamentary elections had not only harmed Chief Minister Amarinder Singh but also party President Rahul Gandhi.


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