Saving lives on
The Model first-aid post here which is being run by NGOs and Punjab
Police personnel, for the past eight years is not only a unique venture
but has also strengthened the faith of the common man in men in khaki.
City lad wins
trip to Egypt
One never knows when luck will smile on you but it seems that luck, too,
has its favourites like Gurvaran Singh and his family. Gurvaran Singh is
a student of the local Government College. He along with his entire
family is all set to undertake a trip to Egypt, land of pyramids.
SGPC a bastion
of corruption: AISAD
The All-India Shiromani Akali Dal has expressed concern over the
present political situation given the bipolarity between the Congress
and the BJP which has driven the SAD into insignificance and oblivion.
for working mothers
With the industrial city becoming more cosmopolitan each day and number
of working mothers rising, pressure on creches has also increased. But
the number of creches in the city is not sufficient to meet the
requirements of working families.
Scores of Indians who have done well overseas are keen on reviving links
with their native places. But red tap, corruption makes them shy away
from such an initiative.
Sikh women’s religious rights held
The women’s wing and Sahityakar Sadan of Guru Gobind Singh Study
Circle organised a seminar on the rights and duties of women in
performing ‘sewa’ according to Gurmat principles here today.
The seminar was attended by different women’s satsang
associations and Sikh intellectuals.
Bibi Amanjeet Kaur, Visiting Lecturer, gives her views on Sikh women’s religious rights at a seminar organised by the Guru Gobind Singh Study Circle in Ludhiana on Sunday.
— Photo by Inderjit Verma
jewellery with passion
Young budding jewellery designers in the city foresee a bright future
with exclusive jewellery malls like Gold Souk coming to the city.
vice-chairman of Bhaini Sahib Board
The Punjab Government has reconstituted the Shri Bhaini Sahib and Rayian
Development Board with the Chief Minister being its chairman and Mr H.S.
Hanspal as vice-chairman.
undertakes social awareness campaign
The Jagraon police has taken a big leap forward. Besides policing, it
has gone ahead with a social awareness campaign.