Post Tagged with: "Punjab (region)"

Woman held for duping jeweller of over Rs 3L

Woman held for duping jeweller of over Rs 3L

CHANDIGARH: A woman from Kharar has been arrested, while her aide is on the run, for duping city-based jeweller of Rs 3.21 lakh. The accused has been identified as Jaspreet Kaur, who along with her aide Balbir Kaur bought several gold anf silver ornaments from the jeweller, but gave him […]

HC stays demolition drive, issues notice to MC

HC stays demolition drive, issues notice to MC

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and high on Friday stayed the drive in Sector 19 in a relief to residents alleging a pick-and-choose method in removing encroachments in the form of green belts on berms in front of houses. Till the next date of hearing and the time the UT administration and […]

YAD members get bail in defacement case

YAD members get bail in defacement case

LUDHIANA: Almost a week after a statue of former Prime Minister was vandalized, a court here granted bail to Youth Akali Dal (YAD) leaders Gurdeep Singh Gosha and Meetpal Dugri on Tuesday. The duo, who had allegedly defaced the statue with black spray and applied red paint on its hands […]

?Punjab?s first CM spun charkha till his final days?

?Punjab?s first CM spun charkha till his final days?

HISAR: First Punjab chief minister loved khadi so much that he had spun charkha till a few days before his death, recounted historian Mahendra Singh. Addressing the memorial meeting on the occasion of the birth anniversary of the former CM of undivided Punjab at Sarvodaya Bhawan in Hisar, the former […]

?Corruption, unemployment country?s foes?

?Corruption, unemployment country?s foes?

CHANDIGARH: Punjab finance minister on Thursday said that youth has the power to change anything and can be instrumental in making India free from corruption, unemployment, poverty and drug-free society. He was speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the 34th north zone inter-university youth festival here at on Thursday. ?The […]