Ex-Punjab CM Channi summoned third time in disproportionate assets case

Chandigarh | July 5, 2023 12:59:36 PM IST

The Punjab Vigilance Bureau on Wednesday summoned former chief minister and Congress leader Charanjit Singh Channi to its state headquarters in Mohali for the third time for amassing assets disproport

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Let Chandigarh essence inspire through yoga: British diplomat

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2023 11:51:33 AM IST

Let the essence of Chandigarh inspire "you to connect deeply with yourself and experience the true essence of International Yoga Day", remarked British Deputy High Commissioner Caroline Rowett on Wedn

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BSF seizes 14 packets of suspected heroin in Punjab

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2023 11:51:33 AM IST

The Border Security Force said it has seized 14 packets of suspected heroin near International Border in Punjab's Ferozepur district, a BSF spokesperson said on Wednesday.

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Tens of thousands join yoga in Chandigarh, Haryana

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2023 11:51:32 AM IST

Tens of thousands on Wednesday participated in the ninth International Yoga Day events organised at various places in Chandigarh and Haryana.

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Will not use govt helicopter till I am in Punjab: Governor

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2023 11:51:27 AM IST

In a war of words between Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit and Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, the former on Wednesday hit back at the latter on the official use of government helicopter, saying he wo

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Punjab Police bust cross-border smuggling module of ISI

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2023 11:51:22 AM IST

Punjab Police have busted a cross-border smuggling module backed by Pakistan ISI with the arrest of its two operatives from Mohali, said Assistant Inspector General Ashwani Kapur here on Wednesday.

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Begin Aadhar enrollment of children up to 5 years at Aam Aadmi clinics: Punjab CS

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2023 11:51:20 AM IST

To increase Aadhaar coverage of children up to 5 years, Punjab Chief Secretary Vijay Kumar Janjua on Wednesday directed that the Aadhar enrollment of children should also be done at Aam Aadmi clinics

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ASI held in Ludhiana for accepting bribe from labourer

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2023 11:51:15 AM IST

The Punjab Vigilance Bureau on Wednesday arrested an Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI), Arun Kumar, posted in Ludhiana for accepting a bribe of Rs 6,000 from a labourer.

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Haryana to protect, conserve trees aged over 75 years

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:22 AM IST

Haryana Forest and Environment Minister Kanwar Pal on Tuesday said that the government is committed to protecting and conserving the trees which are aged more than 75 years and have immense ecological

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Punjab Assembly passes Bill to eliminate control over Gurbani live telecast

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:05 AM IST

The Punjab Assembly on Tuesday passed the Sikh Gurdwara (Amendment) Bill, 2023, in the absence of the main opposition Congress that boycotted the session, paving the way for eliminating the undue cont

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Punjab Assembly passes Bill to replace Governor from Chancellor's post

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:06 AM IST

Amid a conflict between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Punjab and Governor Banwarilal Purohit, the Punjab Assembly on Tuesday unanimously passed the Punjab Universities Laws (Amendment) Bill,

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If Centre didn't release rural fund of Rs 3,622 cr, Punjab will move apex court: Mann

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:07 AM IST

Saying rural development works in Punjab are being impacted, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday said if the Centre didn't release the rural development fund of Rs 3,622 crore within 10 day

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