State in northern India
Punjab, India ▸ Facts ▸ Comments ▸ News ▸ Videos
'You aren't maharaja of Patiala': Cong MP reminds Punjab CM after sending letter to DGP over security issue
Credit: ANI Duration: 02:08Published
Punjab man runs mobile library, provides books to educate kids living in slum areas
Credit: ANI Duration: 02:33Published
Punjab numismatist has collection of rare ancient coins
Credit: ANI Duration: 02:28Published
'72 hour formula': PM Modi speaks to CMs of 10 states on Covid situation
Credit: HT Digital Content Duration: 10:27Published
Decreasing COVID fatality rate shows India taking right measures: PM Modi
Credit: ANI Duration: 02:42Published
Defence Minister remembers Udham Singh for his valour
Credit: ANI Duration: 01:27Published
Punjab hooch tragedy: Congress MP Partap Singh Bajwa demands CBI probe
Credit: ANI Duration: 02:17Published
Hooch tragedy: Punjab CM meets families of victims
Credit: ANI Duration: 01:22Published
They have crossed 'laxman rekha': Punjab Congress chief on party MPs asking CBI, ED probe
Credit: ANI Duration: 01:26Published
Punjab Hooch Tragedy: AAP demands CBI probe
Credit: ANI Duration: 02:13Published
Hooch tragedy: Spurious liquor claims 86 lives, 25 arrested
Credit: ANI Duration: 02:32Published
4 dead after consuming spurious liquor in Amritsar
Credit: ANI Duration: 01:16Published
Princepal Singh becomes first NBA India Academy graduate to sign Pro contract
Credit: HT Digital Content Duration: 01:50Published
Punjab petrol pumps shut: Strike against high fuel tax, amid Covid pandemic
Credit: HT Digital Content Duration: 01:36Published
Ludhiana's Buddha nullah water body turns into 'source of cancer'
Credit: ANI Duration: 03:46Published
Punjab sports coaches provide online training to athletes
Credit: ANI Duration: 02:55Published
You Might Like
Provide 'liberal' fiscal package to states, Punjab CM Amarinder tells PM ModiAmid a surge in Covid cases and 50% revenue decline for the first quarter of this fiscal in Punjab, chief minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday sought from Prime Minister Narendra Modi a 'liberal'..
PM Modi holds Covid-19 review meeting with CMsPM Modi on Tuesday held a video conference meeting with chief ministers of various states to discuss the situation arising out of the Covid-19 pandemic. UP CM Yogi Adityanath, Tamil Nadu's EK..
Heavy rains batter parts of south India, monsoon subdued in northMonsoon, however, remained subdued in the northern part of the country. While a few places in Uttar Pradesh received light to moderate rains, Haryana and Punjab witnessed sultry weather conditions. In..
Punjab CM dubs hooch deaths 'sheer murder', says won't spare anyone found complicitUnder fire from the opposition over the spurious liquor tragedy that has claimed over 110 lives, Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said no one will be spared if found complicit in the..
Cong MPs slam Punjab govt, call for CBI, ED probe
Punjab hooch tragedy: 25 arrested; 7 officials, six cops suspended as death toll reaches 86Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered the suspension of seven Excise & Taxation officers & Inspectors along with two DSPs and SHOs.
Day after Punjab hooch toll 86, CM suspends officials
Punjab hooch tragedy: Death toll rises to 38, eight arrested for supplying spurious liquorSeven arrests were made on Friday in over 40 raids conducted by five teams led by senior officers while one person was arrested from Tarsikka in Amritsar on Thursday night. At least 38 people from..
At least 21 dead after drinking spurious liquor in Punjab's 3 districts, CM orders magisterial probeThe deaths took place in Punjab's Amritsar, Batala and Tarn Taran districts since Wednesday night. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has ordered a magisterial probe.
Punjab is part of India, UK on Khalistani extremist group planning referendumThe UK government has rejected the Khalistani extremist group Sikhs for Justice's Referendum 2020 which seeks separation of Punjab from rest of India.
Western Command Chief visits Kapurthala, reviews operational readinessGeneral Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Command, Lt Gen RP Singh, on Tuesday visited Punjab's Kapurthala district "to review the current security situation and operational readiness", a statement..
Punjab govt to provide plasma free of cost to COVID-19 patients in government hospitalsThe private COVID-19 hospitals have demanded plasma after a plasma bank was set up at Patiala hospital.
NDRF deploys 122 teams in country for flood, rain rescue worksA spokesperson said these teams are positioned in 20 states with a maximum of 19 in Bihar, followed by 12 in Assam, the two states facing flood situation. Nine teams have been deployed in Gujarat,..
Few checks in place, ambulances fleece desperate Covid patientsThere have been complaints of ambulances charging Covid patients as much as a flight to Europe to cover distances as small as 10-15 kilometres. Yet, few state governments, barring Punjab and..
First heavy monsoon rainfall likely in Delhi, parts of north India; flood situation may worsen in NEFrom Sunday, Delhi and its adjoining states Punjab and Haryana are likely to experience continuous rainfall typical of the rainy season as the monsoon trough is likely to shift to its normal position,..
Maternal deaths rise in Chandigarh, Punjab, BengalIndia’s maternal mortality ratio (MMR), a key health system indicator, dropped to 113 in the 2016-18 period from 122 in 2015-17, according to the latest data released by the office of the registrar..
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh tests negative for Covid-19
PCI condemns attack on journalists in Punjab, Odisha
Goa, Punjab, Jharkhand... new Covid-19 hotspots emergingOdisha, Punjab, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and a few smaller states like Goa and the Union territory of J&K are emerging as new Covid-19 hotspots with positivity rates, or total cases per 100 tests, more..
Locust swarms reach Punjab's BhatindaThe farmers tried to get rid of the crop-munching insects by making noise via tractors.
Home Ministry declares nine individuals 'designated terrorists' for trying to revive militancy in PunjabHome Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday declared nine individuals as designated terrorist, under the provisions of the amended Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA), for trying to revive militancy..
Dal Khalsa slams Punjab CM Amarinder Singh over comments on Khalistan
Punjab postopones university exit classes exam till July 15The Chief Minister said that the postponement will give universities time to align with the new guidelines that will be issued by the UGC.
Decision on further extension of lockdown depends on situation: Punjab CMChief minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday said the decision on further extension of the coronavirus lockdown in Punjab beyond June 30 would depend on the situation and asserted that he was ready to..
Monsoon covers entire country nearly two weeks early: IMDThe Southwest Monsoon has covered the entire country nearly two weeks ahead of its schedule, the India Meteorological Department said Friday. The monsoon usually sets over Kerala on June..
India should not make mistake of dismissing Galwan Valley incident as patrol clash: Punjab CM Amarinder SinghIndia should not make the mistake of dismissing the Galwan Valley incident as a patrol clash but should take a firm stand against any Chinese incursion into Indian territory, Punjab chief minister..
Mercury drops in parts of north India; monsoon to reach Delhi, UP in 2 daysMercury dropped a few notches in parts of north India which also witnessed rainfall in some places, with the MeT Department stating that monsoon is likely to reach Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and..
Why two Bihar cops are stationed outside Navjot Singh Sidhu's Amritsar home for 4 daysFor four days, two cops from Bihar have been waiting for the former Punjab minister to sign a piece of paper so they can go back to their home state.
Kashmiri residents stranded in Pakistan to return via Attari border this weekThe Jammu and Kashmir residents who are stranded in Pakistan due to the coronavirus outbreak will return by road via the Attari-Wagah border in Punjab starting June 25, officials said on Monday. The..
Farewells and gun salutes across states as more martyrs crematedTear-laden farewells and patriotic sentiments were witnessed yet again in many parts of the country – from Punjab to Bihar and Odisha to Jharkhand — on Friday, as a few of the soldiers who lost..
Why orders 'weren't given to fire at Chinese' in Galwan, asks Amarinder SinghPunjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday asked “why no orders to fire at the Chinese were given” in the face of the brutal attack on Indian soldiers in Ladakh's Galwan Valley and said..
PM Modi asks other states to adopt Punjab’s Covid combat model
PM Narendra Modi to interact with heads of 21 States, UTs todayPrime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with the Chief Ministers and heads of 21 States and Union Territories on Tuesday. The meeting with heads of Punjab, Assam, Kerala, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh,..
Covid-19: Punjab couple stranded in Malaysia seek government help for their returnA couple from Moga, presently stranded in Malaysia, has sent a video clip seeking help of Union government and the Punjab government to ensure their safe return to the state. The five-year-old daughter..
Sero-survey in Punjab to find Covid-19 spread
HC raps Punjab cops for racial slur against blacks in case papers
Covid-19: 5 states manage to keep positivity rate below 3%Five states — MP, Rajasthan, Kerala, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab — and the Union territory of Chandigarh have managed to slow the incidence of Covid-19 cases with the positivity rate (confirmed..
Punjab, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Jharkhand for tighter curbs as Covid cases spike
Punjab CM orders stricter lockdown on weekends, public holidaysPunjab chief minister Amarinder Singh Thursday ordered stricter lockdown on weekends and public holidays, even as his state mulls stringent curbs, including mandatory testing certification, for those..
2 LeT operatives held in Punjab; weapons meant for terror attacks in Kashmir seized: PoliceThe Punjab Police on Thursday said it foiled a major attempt to smuggle arms and ammunition into Kashmir to carry out terror attacks there with the arrest of two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operatives. Ten..
Punjab farmers vie with each other for local labour
Punjab farmers go the extra mile to bring back migrants from Bihar, UP
Monsoon hits Kerala; north to get ‘good’ rainThe southwest monsoon hit Kerala on Monday on its normal date of onset, the IMD said as it forecast “above normal” rainfall in north India, including Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi, and..
Punjab extends lockdown till June 30
Punjab reports total 2,197 coronavirus cases
Rains lash Delhi, parts of Punjab, Haryana; IMD says no heat wave for most of India from May 30-June 2Rains lashed the national capital and parts of Haryana and Punjab bringing relief to people from scorching temperatures on Friday, even as many places in Uttar Pradesh and central India reeled under..
Delhi, West Bengal not yet distributed May month quota of free foodgrains under PMGAY: Ram Vilas PaswanMany beneficiaries are still waiting for the May month quota of free foodgrains in states such as Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Maharashtra, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Kerala and Manipur where up to 80 per..
Punjab keeps up its record despite lockdown hurdles
Heat wave relents after light showers in parts of north India; slight dip in temperatures in RajasthanThe intense heat wave that gripped parts of north India relented on Thursday with light and sporadic showers in Punjab, Haryana and Delhi, while Rajasthan saw a slight dip in temperatures after the..
3,736 Shramik Special trains ferried over 48 lakh migrants since May 1The Indian Railways has ferried over 48 lakh migrant workers on board 3,736 'Shramik Special' trains since May 1, according to official data. Of these, 3,157 have reached their destination, while 386..