Punjab CM expresses grief over killings in US

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday expressed shock at a mass shooting incident at a FedEx facility in the US that killed eight people, including four Sikhs.

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No weekend lockdown in Haryana, says govt

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2021 2:45:06 PM IST

Amid the rising Covid-19 cases in Haryana, the state government has clarified that there would be no weekend lockdown.

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Haryana restricts office attendance to 50%

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2021 11:45:06 PM IST

To contain the coronavirus spread, the Haryana government on Saturday restricted the physical attendance in its offices to 50 per cent. Also, the entry of outsiders to the offices is curtailed.

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Punjab & Haryana HC Chief Justice tests Covid positive

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2021 6:45:05 PM IST

Justice Ravi Shanker Jha, Chief Justice of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, has tested positive for Covid-19, it was announced.

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CBI court frames charges against Hooda in AJL plot re-allotment case

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST

A special CBI court in Panchkula on Friday framed charges against former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda in the Associated Journals Limited (AJL) plot re-allotment case.

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Documentary on Punjab's fort built in sixth century

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2021 10:45:05 PM IST

With a view to inspire the younger generation about the glorious historical and cultural heritage of Punjab, senior Advisor to Chief Minister Lt Gen (retd) T.S. Shergill on Saturday virtually released

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Punjab to deploy 270 ambulances for emergency care

Chandigarh |Friday, 2021 10:45:08 PM IST

Punjab has entered into a pact to procure 270 ambulances from Ziqitza Healthcare Ltd (ZHL), a private emergency medical service provider, for its residents free of cost, it was announced on Friday.

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Chandigarh imposes weekend lockdown

Chandigarh |Friday, 2021 9:45:05 PM IST

With the sudden spike in Covid-19 cases, the Chandigarh administration announced weekend lockdown that will start from every Friday night.

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Akali Dal MP Harsimrat tests Covid-19 positive

Chandigarh |Friday, 2021 5:45:06 PM IST

Akali Dal MP and former Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday tested Covid-19 positive. Earlier, her husband Sukhbir Badal had contacted the virus.

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70% samples had UK variant: PGI Chandigarh

Chandigarh |Friday, 2021 4:45:05 AM IST

With the number of Covid-19 cases surging at a much faster rate in the second wave, it was assumed that the UK variant of the virus could be responsible for this alarming spike, the PGI hospital said

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No plan to impose lockdown in Haryana: Dushyant Chautala

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala on Wednesday said there would be no imposition of lockdown but only night curfew would continue in view of the increasing cases of coronavirus in neigh

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Punjab CM orders strict enforcement of Covid protocols

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2021 9:15:06 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday ordered strict enforcement of Covid safety protocols to prevent any super-spread events, along with an increase in daily vaccination doses to two lakh

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