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Liquor flows even past midnight, till dawn 
Ludhiana, January 11

A liquor vend near Mother Teresa's Home open at 8.07 am. (L) and A vend near the Jalandhar bypass chowk open at 8.18 am. 

 A vend near New Sabzi Mandi, Salem Tabri, open at 8.36 am.( L)   and A vend near Chawni Mohalla open at 8.44 am. Photos: Inderjeet Verma 


Children’s fight while playing turns ugly
Ludhiana, January 11
A fight between two children during while playing cricket turned ugly at Aggar Nagar after the father of one of the child allegedly pulled out a gun threatened the other child.

Women celebrate Lohri for the girl child in Ludhiana on Friday. Tribune photo: Himanshu Mahajan Admn dedicates Lohri to girl child
Ludhiana, January 11
In an effort to protect the unborn girls, who often meet their end in the womb, the administration celebrated Lohri of two girls, who were adopted recently.

Women celebrate Lohri for the girl child in Ludhiana on Friday. Tribune photo: Himanshu Mahajan 

vanity numbers
Transport dept pockets Rs 51 lakh

Ludhiana, January 11
The District Transport Office got richer by over Rs 51 lakh after the auction of vanity numbers for new vehicles.


‘Ambulance 108’ staff told to wear aprons and behave politely with patients
Ludhiana, January 11
The staff of "Ambulance 108" service has been instructed to behave politely with patients and hospital staff and wear apron while on duty. These instructions were issued by Dr A K Handa, Nodal Officer, health department, and Dr subhash Batta Civil Surgeon, Ludhiana, while conducting the first review meeting of "Ambulance 108" here today at the Civil Surgeon office.

Swine flu
Hospitals told to be prepared

Ludhiana, january 11
A meeting regarding combating swine flu, was held in the office of Civil Surgeon, Ludhiana, under the chairmanship of Dr Subash Batta, Civil Surgeon, Ludhiana.

Even cow dung cakes not free from inflation
Mandi Ahmedgarh, January 11
Inflation rate has quadrupled, when measured against price of cow dung cakes, courtesy shortage of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and dipping mercury.

Serving the poor and needy
Members of ‘Free Milk Sewa Society’ distribute food, milk and rusks to attendants of patients at Lord Mahavir Civil Hospital in Ludhiana. A Tribune Photo Ludhiana, January 11
A volunteer of the "Free Milk Sewa Society" a non-government organisation, was busy distributing rusks and hot milk to attendants of patients under treatment at Dayanand Medical College and Hospital on its premises. Even the chilly weather did not dampen the spirit of the volunteer.

Members of ‘Free Milk Sewa Society’ distribute food, milk and rusks to attendants of patients at Lord Mahavir Civil Hospital in Ludhiana. A Tribune Photo

Teachers oppose economic census duty after school hrs
Ludhiana, January 11
Now, teachers have been roped in to conduct economic census. The rehearsal to the same was held today at Guru Nanak Dev Bhawan. The teachers have resented the move of the government.

Khalsa college lad tops in moral education exam
Ludhiana, January 11
Guru Gobind Singh Study Circle declared the result of moral education examination in which Baljit Singh of G.H.G. Khalsa College, Gurusar Sadhar, got the first position.

Tips to deal with problematic students
Ludhiana, January 11
A seminar current issue of "How to Deal with Problematic students", was organised in the premises of Bhartiya Vidya Mandir, Kitchlu Nagar. Ashima and Chitvan Gupta from PCTE were the resource persons. Some of the highly valuable tips were shared with the teachers, like appreciating the child publicly and whenever needed to be humiliated, it should be done privately. A healthy personal communication and an emotional touch, should be practised with such kind of students. While being one with them, share quality time by indulging in friendly talks and giving them fun filled teaching.

Biker injured by kite string
Ludhiana, January 11
A 20-year-old biker suffered injury on his nose and ear when he came in contact with a plastic string here today. The boy identified as Deepak Dawar was going home in Hargobind Nagar when he the incident took place.

Blood donated
Ludhiana: Blood donation camp was on Friday was held by the Bhai Ghanaiya Mission Society at Birdhno village . Baldev Singh, chairman of the Dharam parchar Committee, on the occasion said that blood donation is a very noble cause and everyone in his lifetime should donate blood atleast once. — TNS


Father explores legal options
Ludhiana, January 11
The future of twin sons of Amandeep Kaur, who allegedly killed her NRI
Victim Balwant Kaur mother-in-law, hangs in lurch. Chances are that the twins, who are barely two-year-old, may be sent to jail in the custody of their mother.Day after Amandeep Kaur was arrested for killing her mother-in- law Balwant Kaur, Harman, husband of the accused, along with his sisters and parents of Amandeep were exploring legal options to take the custody of the twins.

Victim Balwant Kaur

Girl’s death: parents booked
Mandi Ahmedgarh, January 11
The Sanduar police has booked parents and relatives of a girl of Hussainpura village under Sections 302, 201 and 149 of the IPC for their alleged involvement in 'mysterious death' of the girl and destruction of evidence by cremating the body at night.

55-year-old man found murdered at residence
Khanna January 11
A person named, Jarnail Singh of nearby village Alour, aged 55 years was murdered last night at his house. he was hit with a hammer on his head.




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