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Pyarelal Wadali, one half of Sufi singers Wadali Brothers, dies of cardiac arrest

One of the singers of the legendary Sufi set Wadali Brothers, passed away in Amritsar on Friday after a cardiac arrest.

09 Mar 2018 11:59 AM

Amarinder Singh’s plan to start pre-primary classes jinxed

The Punjab Cabinet last year decided to start pre-primary classes to increase enrolment in government school.

05 Mar 2018 3:53 AM

Canada does not support separatists: Trudeau tells Amarinder Singh

Justin Trudeau on Wednesday sought to dispel perceptions his administration is too close to Sikh separatists, officials said,

21 Feb 2018 8:46 PM

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh meets Justin Trudeau, raises Khalistan issue

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet his Indian counterpart, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday.

21 Feb 2018 4:10 PM

Punjab woman chops off husband's genitals, flushes it down toilet

The woman first hit her sleeping husband with a rod, leaving him unconscious, before chopping off his private parts with knife.

21 Feb 2018 10:51 AM

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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh looks forward to meet Canadian PM Justin Trudeau

The Punjab chief minister would be the first major leader to meet the visiting prime minister Justin Trudeau.

19 Feb 2018 7:04 PM

Ignored by Cong, transgender stands independently for Ludhiana elections

Bibi Banto expressed confidence that she would win elections with a thumping majority.

13 Feb 2018 5:12 PM

Cop shoots self with AK-47 rifle at R-day function in Ludhiana

According to police, the constable was depressed because of some family problems.

26 Jan 2018 4:21 PM

National-level boxer now drives to earn bread, seeks help from Centre, Army

A former national-level boxer, Asian Games medallist Lakha Singh had joined the Indian Army as a jawan during the anti-Sikh riots.

10 Jan 2018 3:12 PM

Shy on medical fees, national karate champion struggles with leukemia

The winner of four national gold medals in karate and seven state golds has sought financial aid for her treatment.

30 Dec 2017 2:16 PM

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Hafiz Saeed opens his first political party office in Lahore

Hafiz Saeed confirmed, his organisation Jammat-ud-Dawah would contest 2018 general elections under the banner of the Mili Muslim League.

25 Dec 2017 2:43 PM

Rahul’s elevation will revive Congress, says Amarinder Singh

The election of Rahul, which was uncontested, caps the growing popularity of the young leader.

12 Dec 2017 2:18 AM

Punjab: NIA to investigate murder of RSS leader

The accused were involved in a total of 8 murder incidents and all targets were members of Hindu organisations.

01 Dec 2017 7:23 AM

Ludhiana STF arrest 2 men, seize 10kg opium

The accused duo revealed that opium was worth Rs 80,000 per kg and would have sold for Rs 2,00,000 per kg.

25 Nov 2017 5:55 PM

Punjab CM announces compensation for kin of Ludhiana building collapse victims

In addition with the compensation, the CM also announces the jobs for next of kin of deceased firemen.

21 Nov 2017 6:40 PM

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10 bodies recovered as fire breaks out in Ludhiana plastic factory; rescue ops on

District Commissioner of Ludhiana Pradeep Aggarwal said on Tuesday that 10 bodies had been recovered so far.

21 Nov 2017 11:56 AM

Rafale deal neither overpriced nor controversial: Air Force Chief Dhanoa

The IAF chief's statement comes days after Congress party said that a 'huge scam' was brewing in the Centre over the deal.

16 Nov 2017 9:33 PM

Farmers need alternative solution to give up stubble burning: Punjab CM

The chief minister asserted that a long term, affordable solution is required and the state govt is looking for the same.

15 Nov 2017 8:17 PM

8 run over by truck on highway at Bhathinda

Victims, mostly teenagers, were waiting on highway for a vehicle to pick them up, police said.

08 Nov 2017 2:05 PM

Decade-long wait: Pakistani sisters released from Amritsar Central jail

The two ladies were nabbed by the Indian security agencies on smuggling charges.

02 Nov 2017 2:47 PM

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