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IAF displays might of air prowess 
Halwara, November 20
As the eyes searched the skyline, the sonic boom of fighter jets shook every single nerve.

Administration officials on their toes
Ludhiana, November 20
Quite often, the Industrial hub remains abuzz with activities with VIPs and VVIPs visiting the city, but it was an "extra-cautious" day for the government machinery here as the President of the country, Pranab Mukherjee, was to present flags to two Squadrons at the Halwara Air Force Station here today.

RTI Act: LIT under fire 
Ludhiana, November 20
The ‘lackadaisical’ attitude of the Ludhiana Improvement Trust (LIT) authorities towards the Right to Information (RTI) Act is well known.


Eight booked for fraud
November 20, 2013
Schools ‘exploiting’ parents
November 19, 2013
Three gangsters arrested
November 18, 2013
Patwaris fleecing public
November 17, 2013
Dy CM promises world-class city
November 16, 2013
Man dies in mishap
November 15, 2013
Maid killed in freak accident
November 14, 2013
Man attempts suicide
November 13, 2013
Woman dies in train mishap
November 12, 2013
MC to act tough against defaulters
November 11, 2013
Man consumes poison, dies
November 10, 2013


15 samples of eatables collected from venue
Ludhiana, November 20
A team of the Health Department collected 15 samples of eatables from the Air Force Station, Halwara, today where the President of India, Pranav Mukherjee, had refreshment on the occasion of presenting standards to the Indian Air Force frontline fighter squadron 220, Squadron 32.

Cycle rally on women safety
Ludhiana, November 20
Volunteers of National Service Scheme of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana, supported the Cycle Rally 2013 based on the theme of ‘Building India Safe for Women’.

Country divided into seven zones for workshops on iron collection 
Khamano, November 20
The whole country has been divided into seven zones in order to impart training and to acquaint the members with the collection of iron for the Statue of Unity. This was stated by Sukhminderpal Singh Grewal, National Secretary, BJP Kisan Morcha.

SBI organises credit-cum-recovery camp 
Bija, November 20
PK Malhotra, deputy managing director, SBI, presents an approval letter to a beneficiary at Daudpur near Bija on Wednesday. A tribune Photograph At least seven branches of the State Bank of India, including Khanna, Samrala, Machhiwara, Sahnewal, Dehlon, Katani Kalan and Ladowal, falling under non­BPR region of Ludhiana organised a credit-cum-recovery camp at Daudpur village near here today.

PK Malhotra, deputy managing director, SBI, presents an approval letter to a beneficiary at Daudpur near Bija on Wednesday. A tribune Photograph

RBI asks 29 banks to collect amount 
Ludhiana, November 20
To avoid last minute rush, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has designated 29 bank branches, including public and private banks, to collect income tax payment in advance.

NRIs to promote health service in state 
Jagraon, November 20
To make the masses aware about the causes of cancer, Jagraon-based NGO ‘Roko Cancer Society’ conducted a cancer check-up and awareness camp at Over Seven Seas marriage palace near Jagraon today.

Schools exempted from service tax
Ludhiana, November 20
In a relief to educational institutions, the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) has exempted them from paying service tax.

Govt to recruit more teachers
Khanna, November 20
The Punjab Government is all set to recruit more teachers to fill vacant posts in the government schools in the state to provide better education. This was stated by education minister Punjab, Sikander Singh Maluka at DPS, Khanna.

TET test on Dec 28
Ludhiana, November 20
The state government will hold yet another Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) for the candidates on December 28 in Punjab and the online registration by the candidates started today.

19 more dengue cases in city
Ludhina, November 19
Today, 19 more patients tested positive for dengue from different hospitals of the city.

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Two youths held with 20 gm heroin
Ludhiana November 20
The city police have arrested two persons and recovered 20 gram of heroin from their possession yesterday.

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HC rap for admn, police, civic body
Ludhiana, November 20
Taking a stern note of varied offences, including criminal conspiracy with respect to norms of parking along side Ferozepur Road and other areas of the city, the Punjab and Haryana High Court has threatened to initiate prosecution proceedings against senior functionaries of the district administration, police and the municipal corporation.

Lok adalat to be held on November 23 
Ludhiana, November 20
A national-level lok adalat will be held at the District Courts Complex on November 23 for resolving the disputes of litigants through amicable settlement.

Village sports at Mahaun
Khanna November 20
The NRI United Sports Club, Khanna, will organise a village sports tournament at Mahaun village from November 25 to 27 on the village ground.

Sahib Singh Sidhu with his medals and trophies in Ludhiana. A tribune photograph Sahib wins 2 medals in swimming
Ludhiana November 20
Budding swimmer Sahib Singh Sidhu has brought laurels to the city by winning two medals in the National Swimming Championship. Participating in the under -14 (boys) category, Sahib has won a gold medal in the 100m freestyle event and one silver medal in 50m freestyle event during the CBSE National Swimming Championship at Sonepat.

Sahib Singh Sidhu with his medals and trophies in Ludhiana. A tribune photograph

Deepin excels as KVM trounce MGM to enter semifinals
Ludhiana, November 20
A strokeful innings of 72 runs by Deepin Chitkara and an equally useful contribution with the ball by Anmol Sharma and Parul Mehndiratta, who chipped in with three wickets each, enabled Kundan Vidya Mandir (KVM), Civil Lines, to trounce MGM Public School, Dugri, by a huge margin of 134 runs and storm into the semifinals of the Ludhiana Sahodaya School Complex Cricket Tournament being organised at Green Land Convent School Stadium, GT Road, Manj Phagowal, on the Ludhiana-Jalandhar road here today.




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