Punjab govt again attempts to befool people on illegal mining of sand and gravel
Puts ban on carrying sand, gravel out of state while no export taking place
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Government led by Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has made yet another attempt to befool the people of Punjab on the issue of controlling rates of sand and gravel. The government through a order today put a ban on carrying sand and gravel outside the state on the plea that it wanted to control the illegal mining.
Modi govt gives new meaning to discrimination against Punjab: Bajwa
CHANDIGARH : Taking a strong note of the rejection of special economic package to Punjab by the Union Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha, the state Congress President Mr Partap Singh Bajwa said the definition of discrimination against this state had acquired a new meaning under the government at the centre with Narendra Modi as the Prime Minister on whom the Chief Minister Mr Parkash Singh Badal was never tired of showering praises, one won’t know for what purpose.
No respite from heat wave in Haryana, Punjab
CHANDIGARH : Heat wave conditions continued to sweep swathes of Punjab and Haryana giving no respite to people as the maximum temperatures on Tuesday again crossed few notches above normal at most places.Karnal in Haryana again braved a hot day recording a maximum temperature of 44 degree Celsius, four notches above normal, the MeT Department report said here.
Army Public School Chandimandir students crack SSB to join NDA
CHANDIGARH: Children of Junior Commissioned Officers(JCOs) of Indian Army and also the students of Army Public School, Chandimandir made their parents and School proud , after getting selected for training at National Defence Academy (NDA) Khadakvasla.
PSEB Class-10 results : Barnala girl tops
BARNALA : Even as the academically-backward Barnala district has, at 51.20%, the lowest pass percentage in Punjab in Class X results of Punjab School Education Board (PSEB), a girl from the district has topped in the state. Nitasha Aggarwal of Sarvhitkari Vidya Mandir, Tapa, secured the top position by securing 644 marks out of 650 (99.08%).
Punjab wins WHO world No Tobacco Day award 2015
CHANDIGARH:The Punjab today got global recognition in its exemplary campaign against tobacco as World Health Organisation today selected the state for global reward to be conferred to the state on World No Tobacco Day 2015.
Punjab women beat Madhya Pradesh in SJN Hockey
By Balbir Singh
RANCHI: Hockey Punjab beat Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy by 3-0 in Pool A match of the Hockey India 5th Sub Junior National Hockey Championship 2015 (Women) ‘’A’’ Division. here today. In another match in Pool A between Hockey Maharashtra outclassed Hockey Rajasthan by 7-0.