Canadian PM is Divali guest
Canadian MP clarifies
Punjab Technical University has signed an agreement with the Army to introduce more technical, management and computer applications degree courses under its distance education programme for serving Army personnel.
A large number of local consumers had to pay their water and sewerage bills at increased rates with arrears today, it being the last day for paying electricity as well as telephone bills.
Punjab BJP to campaign in Rajasthan
The Punjab State Electricity Board today claimed that Congress legislator Raman Bhalla continued to be Member, Administration, and that Akali leader Gurbachan Singh Bachi had joined the board as a member and would be delegated powers in due course.
The local branch of the Indian Medical Association has condemned the registration of “false” criminal cases against two Ludhiana-based doctors, Dr Baldev Singh Aulakh and Dr Navdeep Singh Khaira.
As many as 38 couples belonging to poor families from Moga, Muktsar, Ferozepore and Faridkot tied the nuptial knot in a mass-marriage function organised by the Gurmit Ragi Granthi Sabha at Khalsa Senior Secondary School here today.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, Leader of the Opposition Parkash Singh Badal, President of the Punjab Pradesh Congress H.S. Hanspal, President of the BJP (Punjab) Avinash Rai Khanna, in separate statements have greeted the people of the state and the country on the eve of Divali.
A 19-month-old baby, Urja, left for Pakistan through Wagah joint checkpost today after a successful heart surgery in India.
The much-awaited electric traction between Ludhiana and Jalandhar will be inaugurated on October 29 and thereafter, all the trains from New Delhi and other sides would have electric engines till Jalandhar.
Panchhi remanded in judicial custody
crops, says VC
The Bulhowal police has arrested Parminder Singh, Deputy Superintendent of Police of 4th Indian Reserve Battalion, Jalandhar Cantt, under Sections 7, 8, 13 of the Prevention of Corruption Act for allegedly taking Rs 1.50 lakh from Ms Rashem Kaur wife of Surjit Singh of Nandachaur village for getting her son appointed as a beldar in Municipal Corporation, Amritsar.
Two persons were killed and three seriously injured in a road accident near Singhariwala on the Jalandhar-Hoshiarpur road today. According to the police, the accident occurred when a car coming from Ferozepore collided with a truck.
Pro-VC hits back
Members of the Jalandhar Industrial Focal Point Extension Association have decided to observe a “black Divali” in protest against show-cause notices issued by the Pujab Small Industries and Export Corporation threatening to cancel the registration of their plots if they failed to deposit the enhanced cost.
Traders flout administration directions on Divali eve