Farmers trained in mushroom cultivation

LUDHIANA, Jan. 13 -- A one-month training programme on "Mushroom Cultivation," organized by the Directorate of Extension Education, concluded at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU). A total of 20 far... Read More

NSS volunteers hold awareness programme for Ludhiana villagers

LUDHIANA, Jan. 13 -- THE NSS Unit of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) organized awareness camps in 52 villages of Punjab covering different blocks viz.Doraha, Sahnewal, Mangat, Sudar, Jagraon, Sid... Read More

Robots to clean sewage in Punjab

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 13 -- IN a major reformist move towards ending scourage of manual scavenging from state, the Punjab Water Supply & Sanitation department has operationalised a project of advanced robo... Read More

Randhawa launches 3 varieties of Gur, Shakkar

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 13 -- IN a unique initiative on the eve of 'Lohri', Punjab Cooperation MinisterSukhjinder Singh Randhawa here today at Punjab Bhawan launched 3 varieties of FATEH 'Gur' (Jaggery) and ... Read More

Claiming rights over 'Hukamnama' amounts to sacrilege, says Tript Bajwa

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 13 -- PUNJAB Panchayats and Rural Development Minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa today asserted ''claiming rights over Hukamnama and Sarb- Sanjhi Gurbani telecast live from the Golde... Read More

Rape victim accuses cops of 'shielding accused'

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 13 -- A woman on Monday accused the Kurukshetra police of not taking action against the man who had allegedly raped her at Pehowa in Kurukshetra on December 28 last year. The woman s... Read More

Capt writes to PM on Prakash Purb

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 13 -- PUNJAB Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to constitute a national level committee to oversee the year-long 400th Prakash Purb celebratio... Read More

Congress-Dhindsa family collusion stands exposed, says Akali Dal

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 13 -- THE Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today said the alacrity with which Congress ministers had jumped into the fray to help MP Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa and his son Parminder Dhindsa in th... Read More

EC: Special campaigns to attract more and more people to cast votes

NEW DELHI, Jan. 13 -- THE Delhi assembly election is on 8 February. On this day, the Election Office is running a variety of campaigns to allow more and more people to leave the house to cast their vo... Read More

Chinook, Apache to take part in R-Day flypast for first time

NEW DELHI, Jan. 13 -- NEWLY-INDUCTED stealth attack helicopter Apache and transport chopper Chinook will take part in the Republic Day flypast for the first time while a model of Rafale fighter jet wi... Read More