Hoshiarpur: 68 villages to get complete facelift under Rurban Mission, Rs. 9 crore released

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, August 9 Under Rurban Mission, as many as 68 villages of Hoshiarpur’s Sansarpur cluster in Dasuya sub-division will witness a complete facelift with having basic…

246 new coronavirus cases, 10 deaths reported in Ludhiana

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, August 9 Deputy Commissioner Ludhiana Varinder Sharma today informed that there are 1,696 active patients in the district at present. He said that a total…

New Mullanpur cricket stadium to be named after Maharaja Yadvindra Singh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 The new Mullanpur International Stadium has been named after late Patiala Royal Maharaja Yadavindra Singh. As per the reports, he played a test…

Governor Punjab tests negative, Principal Secretary to governor, four others found covid positive

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 The Punjab Governor and admin Chandigarh VP Singh Badnore has tested negative for coronavirus. Earlier, JM Balamurugan, Principal Secretary to Governor tested Covid…

A look at the images of these religious places will tell you the story of pre and post lockdown

The Fact News Service, August 9 (With inputs from agencies)

34 people recover from coronavirus in Jalandhar, 838 active cases

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, August 9 A total of 34 more patients including 10 from local civil hospital, nine from Covid Care Centre in Government Meritorious School, two from…

Covid testing capacity to be enhanced up to 4000 tests per day in 4 viral testing labs

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 The Medical Education & Research Department has set up four new Covid viral testing labs to enhance the total daily testing capacity of…

Excise Department seizes big haul of 27,600 litres of illicit chemical containing spirit from Dera Bassi Mohali

The Fact News Service Mohali, August 9 Cracking down further on the illicit liquor trading and smuggling in the state, the Excise Department got a major breakthrough on Sunday when…

‘What Delhi model are you talking about?’ Health Minister asks Cheema, citing national capital’s high death count

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 Ridiculing the Delhi model as nothing more than a desperate bid by the Arvind Kejriwal government to divert attention from its own failures,…

School Education Department ready to conduct education survey

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 With a view to make the school education system more effective, the Education Department has finalized the preparations for conducting Punjab Achievement Survey…

Arjun Meghwal, minister who endorsed Bhabiji Papad to boost immunity against covid, tested positive for disease

The Fact News Service, August 9 Union Minister Arun Meghwal, who recently endorsed ‘Bhabiji Papad’ to be safe from coronavirus, has been tested positive for coronavirus. A doctor reportedly told…

Boiler operation engineers examination likely to be held in October

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 With the aim of fulfilling technical manpower requirement of the boilers functioning in the state and to tap the employment potential, Boiler Operation…

Chandigarh: Principal Secretary to UT administrator tested covid positive

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 The Principal Secretary to Chandigarh Administrator has been tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday. As per the reports, after JS Murugan tested positive…

Punjab CM orders social pre-audit of stubble management scheme for Kharif season 2020

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 Rejecting allegations of favouritism being shown to certain manufacturers, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday ordered a first-of-its-kind social pre-audit of the…

Punjab Rural Development Department to create 1500 parks and playgrounds in villages

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 The Punjab Government in an effort to provide maximum facilities in the villages of the state is developing parks and constructing playgrounds in…

PWRDA to intensify efforts to save water resources, says Sarkaria

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 “Punjab Water Regulation and Development Authority (PWRDA) would prove a game-changer in the long run for conservation and effective management of the state’s…

Another close-knit celebrity wedding. Pictures go viral on the internet, click to see whose

The Fact News Service, August 9 Bollywood actor Rana Daggubati tied the wedding knot with businesswoman Mihika Bajaj on Saturday. The pictures from their wedding ceremony in Hyderabad are breaking…

Mukesh Ambani becomes world’s fourth most-wealthiest man

The Fact News Service, August 9 Mukesh Ambani has now become the world’s fourth-richest man. He reportedly overtook Europe’s wealthiest man Bernard Arnault to reach this rank. According to the…

Patiala police register over 600 cases of illegal liquor trade since January

The Fact News Service Patiala, August 9 Patiala police have cracked down on illegal liquor smugglers and illicit liquor sellers heavily. Since the beginning of this year, the police have…

Punjab launches training programme for clearing basic level of Japanese Language Proficiency Test

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 The Punjab Government under the Punjab Skill Development Mission has started a Japanese language training programme for skilling the youth of Punjab in…

Punjab government performs better than other states in curbing spread of coronavirus, claims Health Minister Balbir Sidhu

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 The Health and Family Welfare Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu said that the Punjab government performed far better to curb the spread of coronavirus…

Another hooch tragedy! Punjab police bust another Pandori Gola type spurious liquor module

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 9 Intensifying its crackdown on the illicit liquor trade in the state, the Punjab Police on Saturday busted another major spurious liquor module with…

Waris brothers protest against farmers’ ordinances with their new song ‘Punjab Di Kisani’

The Fact News Service, August 9 Waris brothers’ new song ‘Punjab Di Kisani’ has depicted the economic condition of the farmers of Punjab. The song has indirectly hit the BJP…

SAS Nagar Red Cross Society distributes ration kits to rickshaw pullers and safai workers

The Fact News Service SAS Nagar, August 7 Under Mission Fateh, District Red Cross branch SAS Nagar distributed ration packets to rickshaw pullers and safai workers at various places. Disclosing…

Government school student features in top 3 prizes for ‘Ambassadors of Hope’ competition in Mansa

The Fact News Service Mansa, August 7 After announcing the names of winners of Ambassadors of Hope (AoH) from Mansa district, Punjab School Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla congratulated them…

Moga Police arrest 54 smugglers in 6 days

The Fact New Service Moga, August 7 Following the recent liquor tragedy, the District Moga Police has tightened the noose against the illicit liquor traders.  In the last six days,…

15 people recover from coronavirus in Sangrur

The Fact News Service Sangrur, August 7 As many as 15 people returned home from various Covid Care Centers in Sangrur after winning the battle against Covid-19. Disclosing this here…

Jalandhar: Rural government schools to be revamped under MGNREGA

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, August 7 In order to bring significant change in the infrastructure of the government schools, the district administration is set to roll out Mahatma Gandhi-…

Health Department to conduct Walk-in-interview for 323 posts of medical officers

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 7 To overcome the shortage of specialists during COVID-19 pandemic, the Health and Family Welfare Department would conduct walk-in-interviews to fill 323 posts of…

SAS Nagar: Six new coronavirus cases reported from Boothgarh block

The Fact News Service SAS Nagar, August 7   In Singhpura, Padiala, Sialwa and Jhanpur villages under the Primary Health Center (PHC) Boothgarh, six cases of coronavirus cases have been…

Punjab CM announces enhancement of compensation to victim families of hooch tragedy to Rs. 5 lakh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 7 In a healing touch to the bereaved families affected due to hooch tragedy, the Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday announced…

Deputy Commissioner Patiala takes stock of COVID isolation ward in Rajindra Hospital

The Fact News Service Patiala, August 7 Deputy Commissioner Patiala Kumar Amit visited the covid isolation ward of Government Rajindra Hospital, Patiala on Thursday.  After reviewing the current situation of…

Punjab forest department to provide online approvals for different projects

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 7 In order to ensure ease of doing business, promoting investment in Punjab besides generating more employment opportunities, the Forest Department has decided to…

Deputy Commissioner Moga holds meeting with district officers for Independence Day celebrations

The Fact News Service Moga, August 7 Deputy Commissioner Moga Sandeep Hans held a meeting with the officials regarding the arrangements to be made on the occasion of Independence Day…

Jalandhar: 47 child labourers rescued from two factories in Leather Complex

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, August 7 Launching a crackdown against the menace of child labour, the Commissionerate police on Thursday evening rescued 47 child labourers including 13 girls from…

Crackdown on illegal mining: 201 cases registered; 299 vehicles seized in 3 months

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 7 Tightening noose around the illegal miners in the state, Punjab Mining and Geology Department has registered as many as 201 cases against 189…

Hooch fallout: Punjab ministers lash out at SAD and AAP, says parties were using hooch tragedy to play with people’s sentiment

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 7 A group of Punjab ministers on Thursday hit out at the Akalis and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for using the hooch tragedy…

Education Minister thanks CM for paving way for distribution of smartphones to 12th class students of government schools

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 7 Punjab School Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla thanked the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh for the decision taken by the Cabinet under his…

Hoshiarpur police seize 400 kilo lahan, five boats and other material used to de-still illicit liquor

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, August 7 Launching a major crackdown on illicit liquor trade, the Hoshiarpur Police on Thursday recovered 400 kilo Lahan from the Mand area in Dasuya.…

Punjab police bust more illicit liquor modules with 135 more arrests in 197 new cases in state-wide raids

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 7 With 197 new cases and 135 more arrests on Thursday, the Punjab Police has busted several modules as part of its state-wide crackdown…

Drug addicts escape with Haryana Roadways bus with 30 passengers aboard, arrested

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 7 Three youngsters, who were reportedly under influence of drugs, were arrested in Sirsa on Thursday for driving away a Haryana Roadways bus with…

The other side of lockdown: Know Telangana’s lady police officer who came forward to help domestic violence survivors

The Fact News Service, August 7 Amid the lockdown imposed to stop coronavirus spread, many people were left without jobs and cases of domestic violence were also increased. As per…

Dramatic video of Mumbai rains keeps Twitter abuzz. Courtesy Anand Mahindra. Watch to know

The Fact News Service, August 7 Mumbai has been witnessing heavy rainfall since Monday morning. As per the reports by NDTV, cyclonic winds of speed up to 107 kmph has…

Van Mittars deputed in Barnala to take care of 1 lakh plants

The Fact News Service Barnala, August 6 While the Barnala administration is increasing the green cover in the city by undertaking massive plantation drive, it is now deputing around 350…

Government school students feature in top 3 prizes for ‘Ambassadors of Hope’ competition in Hoshiarpur district

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, August 6 After announcing the names of winners of Ambassadors of Hope (AoH) from Hoshiarpur district, Punjab School Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla congratulated them…

MP Manish Tewari and Cabinet Minister Charanjeet Singh Channi lay foundation stone of community centers at village Khabra and Singh

The Fact News Service Rupnagar, August 6 Member of Parliament from Anandpur Sahib, Manish Tewari and Cabinet Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said that Punjab Government was setting up 6 Community…

7 new coronavirus cases reported in Muktsar Sahib, 40 active cases in the district

The Fact News Service Muktsar Sahib August 6 Under the guidance of Deputy Commissioner Muktsar Sahib, awareness is being spread about COVID-19 in the district. Talking about the coronavirus status…

Punjab government integrates Ghar Ghar Rozgar portal with GoI portal National Career Service

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 6 The Punjab Government with the idea to make more employment opportunities available to the youth of Punjab has executed the integration of Punjab…

Chandigarh cop who created awareness against coronavirus by singing song, tests positive for disease

The Fact News Service, August 6 ASI Bhupinder Singh of Chandigarh Police, who sensitized the people about coronavirus by singing song, has been tested positive for the disease. According to…

Sangrur: Independence Day will be celebrated as per guidelines of Punjab Government, claims Additional Deputy Commissioner

The Fact News Service Sangrur, August 6 A meeting with the officers of various departments was held at the District Administrative Complex Sangrur under the chairmanship of Additional Deputy Commissioner…