Monday, Jul 23, 2018 | Last Update : 04:45 PM IST

Tanveer Thakur

Govt aims for English proficiency from Class 1

An NCERT booklet with 1,000 sentences/phrases had been prepared. It carried 200 sentences for each grade — from grade I to V.

23 Jul 2018 1:35 AM

Punjab: Drug de-addiction clinics to open soon

In the first phase, around 12 clinics will commence from SAS Nagar, Fatehgarh Sahib and Roopnagar.

18 Jul 2018 6:31 AM

Scare over ‘cancer link’ of pesticides

There are also concerns over the effectiveness of the state’s mechanism to check indiscriminate use of chemicals in agriculture.

14 Jul 2018 1:58 AM

In Punjab, Modi tears into Cong for ignoring farmers

The “thanksgiving rally” in Muktsar was organised by the BJP and ally Akali Dal to mark the recent hike in minimum support price for 14 Khariff crops.

12 Jul 2018 5:12 AM

Free treatment to poor drug addicts in Punjab

In response, the CM asked the health minister to take up the issue with the Union ministry of social justice.

11 Jul 2018 3:49 AM

After Punjab, Himachal youth fall prey to drugs

The number of cases registered under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act in Himachal has tripled in a decade

09 Jul 2018 3:54 AM

AAP leader is 1st MLA in Punjab to take dope test

This comes after Congress leader Manish Tewari dared the chief minister to make dope test mandatory for MLAs and MPs from the state.

06 Jul 2018 1:10 AM

Punjab CM seeks death for first-time drug smugglers

The chief minister has written a letter to the Union home minister seeking urgent steps to initiate the process of amending the NDPS Act.

05 Jul 2018 1:13 AM

Illegal sand mining a bane of Amarinder

Incidentally, when the Akalis were in power their government was also accused of promoting sand cartels and creating a false shortage of sand.

02 Jul 2018 12:52 AM

Punjab CM slams Centre over Army surgical strikes

The government had information about three major drug suppliers having fled out of India, Capt. Amarinder Singh disclosed.

29 Jun 2018 1:24 AM