Chandigarh, April 22 -- Hindi department of Panjab University is organising a five-day translation training in collaboration with the Central Translation Bureau, New Delhi, from April 22 to 26. Chairp... Read More

Faculty development programme concludes

Chandigarh, April 22 -- A one-week faculty development programme concluded at the University Institute of Applied Management Science. The programme focused on various econometric tools widely used for... Read More


Patiala, April 22 -- A 47-year-old assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of Punjab Police, Balwinder Singh, has allegedly committed suicide using his service revolver here on Friday. The cop, who belonged to... Read More

Wheat procurement: DC inspects Samana mandi

Patiala, April 22 -- Deputy commissioner Kumar Amit conducted a surprise check at the Samana mandi on Sunday afternoon. He took stock of the wheat procurement and directed the buying agents to ensure ... Read More

Kashmiri youth held for using fake ID

Chandigarh, April 22 -- A 25-year-old man Kashmir resident, allegedly on the run for a criminal case, was arrested for possessing fake identity cards, here on Sunday. Accused Irshad Ahmed, of Changoo... Read More

Seeking support, Kewal Dhillon meets MLA Surjit Dhiman

Sangrur, April 22 -- Facing open revolt within the party circles, Congress candidate from Sangrur, Kewal Singh Dhillon reached out to rebel Amargarh MLA (member legislative assembly) Surjit Singh Dhim... Read More

35-year-old held with 15 bottles of illicit liquor

Mohali, April 22 -- A 35-year-old man was arrested with 15 bottles of illicit liquor in Nayagaon, said police on Sunday. The accused has been identified as Ashok Kumar, a resident of Sector 44, Chand... Read More

May support candidates instead of parties, say dera followers

Patiala, April 22 -- The Sirsa-based Dera Sacha Sauda followers organised gatherings at Sangrur and Patiala districts ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, on Sunday. The premis claimed that different pol... Read More

Special lecture on 'Mughal perception of India' organised

Patiala, April 22 -- The postgraduate department of history at Government Mohindra College, Patiala, organised an extension lecture on 'Mughal perception of India' here on Saturday. Professor Jigar M... Read More

Punjabi varsity teachers boycott poll duty rehearsal

Patiala, April 22 -- The teachers of Punjabi University, Patiala, boycotted the rehearsals for election duties here on Sunday. At least 385 assistant and associate professors, who have been deployed o... Read More