Vigilance nabs BDPO, JE red handed for accepting bribe of Rs 12,000

Chandigarh: State Vigilance Bureau today nabbed a Block Development & Panchayat Officer (BDPO) and Junior Engineer (JE) both are posted at Maur block, Bathinda district...

Capt writes to Kumaraswamy for premature release of TADA prisoner Gurdip Singh

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday wrote to his Karnataka counterpart for premature release of militant Gurdeep Singh Khera on the basis...

Punjab CM once again seeks one-time farm waiver by central govt

Chandigarh: Expressing serious concern over the deteriorating condition of the farmers and the unabated farmer suicides, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has once again...

Keshav Chand Yadav appointed new president of All India Youth Congress

Chandigarh: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday appointed Keshav Chand Yadav as the new national president of the Youth Congress, replacing Amarinder Singh Raja Warring. Srinivas B.V. has been named Vice President of the Congress' youth wing. In a...

Eminent writers, poets & historians discuss development of Punjabi literature in MLF

Chandigarh: The development of Punjabi literature and poetry during the period corresponding First World War was largely based on the stories, songs and folklores...

Congress government fleecing its own people to cover up its economic failure and bankruptcy-...

Chandigarh: Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira in a statement released here today, he castigated Capt. Amarinder Singh for fleecing the people of Punjab...

Shahkot By-Poll: 73 % voter turnout till 6 pm

Shahkot:  Tentatively 73% polling till 6 pm. Voters still in queues at some polling booths. Final report to come by 7 pm

AAP demands minimum 40 sitting of Punjab Vidhan Sabha in a financial year

Chandigarh: The Co-President of Aam Aadmi Party and MLA from Sunam Aman Arora on Tuesday demanded minimum 40 sitting of Punjab Vidhan Sabha in a...

Mexico digs through rubble after 7.1 earthquake kills 217

Mexico, 20 September(Wishav Warta): Police, firefighters and ordinary Mexicans dug frantically through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings early Wednesday, looking...

Punjab govt approves rules for FRBM act implementation to achieve fiscal targets

Chandigarh: The Punjab Cabinet on Thursday took a slew of vital decisions for the development of the state, including approval of the rules for the...