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Khalsa back in hospital, police say son stopped docs at doorstep

June 11, 2016 10:09 am

“Khalsa's son has turned the house into a fortress. He did not even allow doctors to touch Khalsa. The old man was not uttering a word," said DSP Dakha.

‘Medically fit’ Khalsa discharged, his son says move was forced

June 01, 2016 12:52 pm

Ludhiana Deputy Commissioner has refuted the allegation

PSEB Class XII Results: To avoid ‘confusion’, 2 merit lists this year

May 13, 2016 9:43 am

The policy to give additional marks was started following notification of the state government last year after directions from the centre to promote sports

Ludhiana small industries: ‘If the Chinese come here, we are doomed’

May 09, 2016 5:10 am

Some Punjab industrialists though did not welcome the news and instead warned that it may hurt the prospects of micro, small and medium enterprises here.

Ludhiana: Two-year old raped by minor, critical

March 13, 2016 8:33 pm

The girl was admitted at Deep Hospital, Model Town in serious condition. She was bleeding profusely and there were injury marks on her neck.

'Smart City' Ludhiana: Of Sukhbir Badal’s Rs 2,841-crore grant, more than half from Centre

February 27, 2016 3:10 pm

Over the next five years, Ludhiana will be getting Rs 1,000 crore under the Smart City plan, of which Rs 500 crore will be from the Centre and equal share from the state

Charanjeet Sing Channi visits kin of farmers who committed suicide

February 21, 2016 9:36 am

In Bodawal village, farmer Gurmail Singh killed himself after he was unable to repay the Rs 6 lakh that was pending with him. Gurdeep Singh of the same village was a farm labourer who committed suicide due to financial constraints.

Majithia moves Ludhiana court to cancel Sanjay Singh’s bail

February 21, 2016 9:16 am

In his application, Majithia has said that the AAP leader violated the condition imposed on by the lower court, when it granted bail on February 8.

Ludhiana double murder case: Former driver arrested, has confessed, say police

February 06, 2016 9:37 am

Police said during the investigation, it had come to light that the entry made into the house was “friendly”, indicating that the suspect was known to the family.

Ludhiana: More wheels on the road

January 03, 2016 1:01 am

There are more than 17,000 illegal diesel autos on the roads, despite a 2009 ban by the Punjab and Haryana High Court on registration of new diesel autos.


Protesters attack Arvind Kejriwal’s car in Ludhiana

February 29, 2016 6:09 pm

"In a well-orchestrated attack, the goons sent by Badals attacked Kejriwal's car with stones & rods as police stood by. The attackers came within an inch of grievously injuring Kejriwal," party leader Ashish Khetan tweeted.


Daredevils stun spectators in Punjab's Kila Raipur 'ural Olympics'

February 12, 2016 8:26 am

Ludhiana (Punjab), Feb 12: Every year Ludhiana becomes the destination for hundreds of sports enthusiasts from around the world who come to witness the Kila Raipur Sports Festival or the Rural Olympics. In the 80th edition of the rural Olympics held in Kila Raipur near Ludhiana, children, youngsters and veterans exhibited their courage and skill. The four-day sporting event from February 4-7 saw stuntmen performing daredevil acts like weight lifting with beard, pulling car with teeth, standing on a moving bike, holding ladder in mouth among others. Sportspersons displayed their agility and dexterity in a plethora of other sports like shot-put, weight lifting, paragliding and karate. The sporting event started in 1933 with only wrestling and athletics. Sports lovers from around the world flock to witness the unique sporting event. These games not only promote sportsmanship but also help develop closer people-to-people contact.

Few suspects seen near Army Cantonment area in Dholewal

January 23, 2016 4:53 pm

Ludhiana, Jan 23 (ANI): Few suspects were seen near the army cantonment area in Dholewal On Saturday evening, due to which the Ludhiana police officials issued high alert in the region. As a result, search operation was conducted in the area. Assistant Commissioner of Police, Ravinder Singh Cheema on Saturday said that ahead of the Republic day celebration, routine search operation is going on. He also said that he cannot disclose exactly about the operation right now.

Inter-university youth festival in Ludhiana strengthens cultural bond

January 22, 2016 8:39 am

Ludhiana,Jan 22 (ANI): Punjab Agricultural University in Ludhiana comes alive with the lively performances by students from North India. "Goonj-2016", the four-day long 31st Inter-University North Zone Youth Festival was organised by the Ministry of Youth Affairs in collaboration with Association of Indian Universities (AIU). Some 1200 students from universities across North India participated in 26 events including folk and classical music, mimicry, theatre, quiz and literary activities. The best performers will represent the north zone in a national level youth festival to be held in Mysore city in Karnataka.

Fire breaks out at chemical factory in Ludhiana

January 22, 2016 5:39 am

Ludhiana, Jan 22 (ANI): A massive fire broke out at chemical factory in Ludhiana last night. Fire tenders have rushed to the spot to douse the flame. No casualties have been reported so far.

India wakes up to foggy morning

January 08, 2016 9:31 am

New Delhi/Gurgaon / Ludhiana, Jan 08 (ANI): New Delhi woke up to a foggy morning on Friday with minimum temperatures dropping to 11 degree Celsius and poor visibility hitting vehicular movement. Early morning departures and arrivals of flights were delayed as visibility was very low on the runway. Around 60 flights were delayed. Delhi is expected to witness light rains on Saturday evening which is expected to lower the temperatures further. The traffic was slow, causing inconvenience to the commuters. Gurgaon also experienced severe foggy condition allowing only a very few vehicles on the roads. Low visibility also created trouble in reading sign boards. Meanwhile, Ludhiana city in state of Punjab was also covered under a thick blanket of fog as cold wave conditions prevailed. The year 2016 started at a warm note but the temperatures might change again.