Moga admn to gift rose sticks to traffic violators

MOGA, Jan. 9 -- TO make traffic violators aware about how delicate and important their lives are, the District Administration in collaboration with the Traffic Police to handover Rose sticks to the pe... Read More

Empowered panel of ministers planned to expedite project implementation in Punjab

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 9 -- TO check delays and speed up implementation of various projects and schemes in the state, the Punjab government has decided to establish an empowered committee of Ministers, who ... Read More

Sukhbir Singh warns Amarinder against stopping 13th salary of police personnel

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 9 -- SHIROMANI Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today asked Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh to immediately direct the Finance Department not to implement its decision... Read More

Cabinet okays setting up of 7 fast-track courts for rape cases

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 9 -- PAVING the way for sweeping legal reforms in the state, the Punjab government has decided to set up seven fast-track courts to ensure speedy trial and justice in rape cases, and ... Read More

Special Assembly session on Jan 16-17 to ratify SC/ST quota Bill

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 9 -- THE Punjab Assembly will hold a Special Session on January 16-17 for ratification of the Constitution (126th Amendment) Bill 2019, for extending SC/ST quota, excluding anglo- Ind... Read More

Appointing 2 DSPs as special cases cleared

CHANDIGARH, Jan. 9 -- AS special cases, the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Thursday approved the appointment of mountaineer Fateh Singh Brar and former Indian Army soldie... Read More

Confusion over hostel fee among 'non-agitating' JNU students

NEW DELHI, Jan. 9 -- WHILE a section of JNU students agitating over hostel fee hike took out a march to the HRD Ministry on Thursday, the "non-agitating" students are still in a dilemma whether to reg... Read More

SC rejects writs on CAA; calls for peace

NEW DELHI, Jan. 9 -- THE country is going through difficult times and there is so much violence that endeavour should be for peace, the Supreme Court observed on Thursday while refusing to entertain a... Read More

Mamata to boycott Cong-led Oppn's January 13 meet against CAA, NRC

KOLKATA, Jan. 9 -- "IF needed, I will fight alone," a livid Mamata Banerjee declared on Thursday in the West Bengal Assembly where she said she will boycott a meeting called by Congress interim presid... Read More

16 nations envoys in Valley to assess ground situation

SRINAGAR, Jan. 9 -- A team of 15 envoys including the US Ambassador to India Kenneth I Juster arrived here on Thursday on a twoday visit to Jammu and Kashmir, the first by diplomats since August last ... Read More