The First Gurdwara, a place of Sikh Worship, in North America

Dr.Harbans Lal, May 16 A new Gurdwara is always a milestone of a Sikh community anywhere. It signifies the presence of the Sikh community in that area. Over a century…

Lockdown restrictions extended for one week in Jalandhar: DC

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, May 16 With a view to stemming the virus spread, the Lockdown Restrictions in Jalandhar District have been extended for a period of one week.…

Martyr ASIs cremated with full state honours at their native villages

The Fact News Service Jagraon, May 16 Emotions ran high as the mortal remains of the two Assistant Sub-Inspectors (ASIs), who were shot dead by car borne drug smuggler-criminals and…

Mohali: 542 new COVID cases, 13 deaths and 1923 recoveries

The Fact News Service Mohali, May 16 Mohali district reported a total of 542 COVID positive cases on Sunday. The district also reported 13 deaths due to COVID in the…

Punjab Government establishes 4 new laboratories to conduct free of cost dengue test

The Fact News Service  Chandigarh, May 16 Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu dedicated 4 new Laboratories for free testing of Dengue to the people of the State on the…

Families of martyred police officials should be given Rs 1 crore each and government jobs: Sarvjit Kaur Manuke

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA from Jagraon and Deputy Leader of Opposition in the Punjab Assembly, Sarvjit Kaur Manuke said that the…

‘Attempts to light communal bomb will blow up in your faces’, Punjab CM warns BJP over Malerkotla remarks

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday launched a scathing attack on BJP national and state leaders parroting Adityanath Yogi’s provocative statement…

Delhi Metro services to remain suspended

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 16 In the wake of extension of curfew in Delhi, Delhi Metro services on all its lines shall remain suspended till further notice,…

14834 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 16 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

People are dying, but Congress busy fighting for seat: Harpal Singh Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) senior leader and Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Punjab Assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema said that the people…

Bloody clash in Batala: 2 groups of Nihangs revisit swords with old enmity, one seriously injured

The Fact News Service Batala, May 16 Nihang Singh Narinder Singh, injured in Batala, has been admitted to the civil hospital. The sensation spread in Batala on Sunday afternoon when…

Ludhiana: Martyr ASI Bhagwan Singh cremated

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 16 Mortal remains of ASI Bhagwan Singh, who attained martyrdom when car-borne assailants opened fires during search operating in Jagraon grain market, were consigned…

7 deaths, 173 COVID-19 positive surfaced in Ferozepur

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, May 16 Seven deaths and 173 new Covid-19 positive cases have been reported in Ferozepur on Sunday, taking the total tally of positive cases in…

Punjab CM announces unique Pind COVID Fateh programme to tackle COVID spread in villages

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 Stressing the need to avoid the kind of situation that was prevailing in the villages of Uttar Pradesh, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder…

Punjab CM asks CS to explore Sputnik V procurement for 18-44 age group vaccination

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 Amid continued shortage of Covid vaccine, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday directed the Chief Secretary to explore the possibility of…

Police releases posters of Wanted Gangsters accused of killing 2 Punjab cops

The Fact News Service Jagraon, May 16 A day after two police officers deployed at check post near the new grain market of Jagraon in Ludhiana were shot dead by…

All COVID curbs in Punjab extended till May 31, CM orders strict enforcement

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 With the state continuing to report high Covid positivity and CFR, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday ordered extension of all…

Singla launches 100 bed facility with oxygen concentrators & Covid war-room under ‘Zimmewaar Sangrur’ campaign

The Fact News Service Sangrur, May 16 As Covid patients across the country are running frantically looking for ventilators and oxygen, Punjab School Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla launched “Zimmewaar…

NGO hands over 5 oxygen concentrators, PPE kits to administration in war against Covid-19

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 16 Coming forward for extending a helping hand to the administration, a local NGO Nishkam Ration Sewa on Sunday handed over five oxen concentrators,…

Punjab CM underscores need to spread Guru Teg Bahadur’s message of harmony & secularism

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday underscored the need to propagate the ideology of the 9th Sikh Guru, Sri Guru Tegh…

Corona riots continue in Bathinda, 24 deaths in one day

The Fact News Service Bathinda, May 16 Corona has taken a terrible turn in Bathinda district. As many as 24 people have been killed in the last 24 hours. At…

Red Cross Society starts oxygen concentrator bank for Covid patients

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 16 With Ludhiana witnesses an unabated surge in the Covid cases and demand for oxygen has peaked, the Red Cross Society has started an…

Direct sowing of paddy, farmers will get 8 hours uninterrupted power supply from May 25

The Fact News Service Moga, May 16 Under the “Successful Farmer-Prosperous Punjab” scheme of the Agriculture Department of the Punjab Government, by providing environment friendly farming tools to the farmers…

Oxygen on wheels project with 5 ambulances flagged by Justice Ranjit Gupta

The Fact News Service Panchkula, May 16 Justice Rajan Gupta, Punjab &Haryana High Court & Executive Chairman, Haryana State Legal Services Authority, flagged off five ambulances under the ‘Free Oxygen…

Punjab first state to launch a Digi-Locker facility for farmers: Lal Singh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 In a yet another pro-farmers’ initiative besides promoting e-governance, Punjab became the first state in the country to launch a Digi-Locker facility for…

Sidhu responds to Sukhbir’s challenge of showing proof in Kotkapura firing case

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 A day after Shiromani Akal Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal challenged the Congress leaders including Sunil Jakhar, Navjot Singh Sidhu, and also…

Breaking: Lockdown extended in Haryana from May 17 to May 24

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 In light of rising COVID-cases in the state, the Haryana government has extended for the lockdown for another week. Divulging the information, Haryana…

Ludhiana Admn extends weekend lockdown until May 23

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 15 Ludhiana’s district administration extended its Covid-19 restrictions on Sunday as the district continued to report over 1,000 cases a day. A formal order…

BSF thwarts smuggling attempt, seizes heroin in Punjab’s Abohar Sector

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, May 16 On Sunday, alert Border Security Force troops seized three Packets of contraband (Total weight approx. 2.580Kgs) suspected to be Heroin along with one…

Make public names of Congress MLAs who paid money to man who posed as Prashant Kishor: SAD

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 The Shiromani Akali Dal asked Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh to make public names of his party MLAs who have paid money…

Enthusiasm among students during online competition on occasion of 400th birth anniversary of Guru Tegh Bahadur

The Fact News Service Sangrur, May 16 There is a lot of excitement among the students during the ongoing online competitions in government schools in district Sangrur on the occasion…

Heeroz Punjabi OTT launches free streaming

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 All the videos in Heeroz Punjabi OTT will now be streamed free with ad support (AVOD) and the subscribed users can watch all…

Sangrur: Patients recovered from corona return pulse oximeter

The Fact News Service Sangrur May 16 Patients who have recovered after winning the battle of Covid-19 in sub-division Sangrur during the Corona epidemic should cooperate with the health department…

Mohali mayor Jeeti Sidhu inaugurates works worth Rs. 65 lakhs in various areas

The Fact News Service Mohali, May 16 Mohali Municipal Corporation Mayor Amarjit Singh Jeeti Sidhu inaugurated works worth Rs. 65 lakh in different areas of Mohali. These include footpath work…

Big Breaking: Lockdown extended in Delhi

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 16 With an aim to combat the raging COVID-19, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has extended the lockdown for another week. On Saturday,…

217 more deaths, 6867 new Corona positive cases reported in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 In an alarming situation with regards to deaths due to COVID-19, 217 deaths and in a relief 6867 more Corona positive cases were…

Jalandhar Admn performs last rites of Covid suspected deceased in a dignified manner

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, May 16 In another example of humanitarian approach during Covid-19 pandemic, the district administration today conducted the last rites of suspected Covid patient, whose no…

Punjab CM condoles demise of ex Akal Takh Jathedar Joginder Singh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh condoled sad demise of former Akal Takht Jathedar Joginder Singh Vedanti. The CM said through his tweet…

Former Akal Takht jathedar Giani Joginder Singh Vedanti dead

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 16 Former Akal Takht jathedar Giani Joginder Singh Vedanti died of a heart attack in Amritsar on Saturday night. He was 80. His funeral…

Mohali Corona Update: 535 new COVID cases, 8 deaths and 1336 recoveries

The Fact News Service Mohali, May 16 Mohali district reported a total of 535 COVID positive cases on Saturday. The district also reported 8 deaths due to COVID in the…

Major buildings of Panjab University to remain shut amid COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh May 16 Amid continuous COVID cases in the Panjab University, the authorities on Saturday decided to close Administrative block, Vice-Chancellor Office and some other departments/buildings…

Mohali DC marks inquiry into alleged over-charging & denial to cadaver by private hospital

The Fact News Service Mohali , May 16 Taking a serious note of the allegations levelled by a deceased COVID 19 patient’s family regarding over-charging for treatment by a private…

Managing Editor of Financial Express dies of Corona

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 16 Editor of Financial Express Sunil Jain passed away after struggling with Corona since last few days. He was 58 and is survived…

Punjab wants Governor Punjab to be chancellor of Panjab University

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 The Punjab government has opined that the chancellor of PU should be Punjab governor rather than the vice president of India. The Punjab…

2 cops shot dead at check post in Jagraon

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 16 Unidentified car-borne persons allegedly shot dead two police officers deployed at a checkpost near the new grain market of Jagraon in Ludhiana. The…

Punjabi writer Mahinder Sathi’s health critical; writers’ association seeks help from Balbir Sidhu

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 16 Mahinder Sathi, a resident of Moga and an elderly Punjabi writer, is critically ill and is suffering from COVID-19 in a hospital of…

Punjab to demand more oxygen tankers from Centre: Chief Secretary

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 In order to bridge the gap between the rising demand and supply of the medical oxygen in the state, the Punjab Government would…

Chandigarh logs 8 deaths and 660 new COVID cases

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 Chandigarh reported 660 new COVID-19 positive cases on Saturday. 8 deaths due to COVID were also reported in the last 24 hours. As…

Panjab University receives 271 Molekule Air Purifiers from USA

The Fact News Service Chandigarh May 15 Molekule Inc. USA in partnership with the Panjab University to get Molekule air purifiers to COVID wards and ICUs at various hospitals in…

Chandigarh imposes curbs in 33 more areas

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 Chandigarh administration on Saturday declared 33 more micro containment zones in the city to minimize the rising infection of covid-19. District Magistrate Mandip…

Cyclone Warning: Railways cancel 4 trains in Ferozepur Rail Division

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, May 15 In the wake of cyclone warning on May 17 and 18 in coastal Gujarat region, four trains pertaining to Ferozepur rail division will…

Dry Friday should be included in one’s habit- Civil Surgeon

The Fact News Service Kapurthala, May 15 Health Department conducted an awareness program on National Dengue Day under the guidance of Dr. Parminder Kaur, Civil Surgeon Kapurthala. Dr. Parminder Kaur said…

Rupnagar Admn. designates new COVID vaccination sites : Sonali Giri

The Fact News Service Rupnagar, May 15 In a bid to minimize the chances of hospital borne infection for people coming to vaccination ,the Rupnagar district administration has designated new…

Hoshiarpur: Village Dharampur and Rampur Saini declared as micro containment zones

The Fact News Service Hoshiarpur, May 15 In view of the present situation regarding Covid-19 and the directions of the Health Department, Apneet Ryat, District Magistrate-cum-Deputy Commissioner, Hoshiarpur, exercising the…

Captain Amarinder has left villagers of Punjab struggling with Covid, homeless

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab president and Member of Parliament Bhagwant Mann criticized the remarks made by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh…

11-year-old girl died not due to Covid-19 – Enquiry Reports

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, May 15 Promptly acting after a video of a father carrying the corpse of his 11-year-old daughter for cremation went viral on social media, Deputy…

Punjab CM asks PM to make GoI single agency for vaccine procurement & distribution

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday urged the Prime Minister to make the Central Government the single agency for procurement and…

COVID-19: Air Canada extends flight ban from India to June 22

The Fact News Service Canada , May 15 Air Canada has extended the flight ban from India to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but the federal government has not announced…

Barnala: Vaccination of people with co-morbidities aged 18 to 44 from May 17

The Fact News Service Barnala, May 15 Under the direction of Deputy Commissioner Tej Partap Singh Phoolka, Health Department would vaccinate the persons with co-morbidities aged 18 to 44 years…

Cabinet Minister Tript Bajwa launches project to develop the Historic City Batala

The Fact News Service Batala, May 15 Punjab Government has taken steps to develop the historic city Batala and give it a heritage look. Cabinet Minister Rajinder Singh Bajwa today…

13.2 % increase in number of students in Govt schools in Ferozepur

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, May 15 While the bottom line is to increase enrollment in government schools, the exercise is also helping change perception of education in government schools,…

Fazilka: DC held a review meeting with various officials regarding Covid arrangements

The Fact news Service Fazilka, 15 May Deputy Commissioner Harish Nair IAS held a meeting with various district officials regarding Covid’s arrangements. He asked the officials of the health department…

14591 samples for COVID-19 taken in Ludhiana district

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 15 Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma today informed that under the “Mission Fateh” of the Punjab government, the number of COVID-19 patients getting cured…

Mohali DC marks enquiry into alleged over-charging and denial to give corpse by a private hospital

The Fact News Service SAS Nagar, May 15 Taking a serious note of the allegations levelled by a deceased COVID 19 patient’s family regarding over-charging for treatment by a private…

Captain govt’s decision to levy 18% GST on registry rates of urban properties during Corona pandemic, condemnable: Harpal Singh Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) senior leader and Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Punjab Assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema strongly condemned the imposition…

Two days after attack on cops, ‘detainee’ moves SC panel

The Fact News Service, Amritsar, May 15 Two days after several persons allegedly pelted stones at a police team at Kot Mit Singh police chowki, Avtar Singh, a resident of…

Amritsar: 120 firms told to pay advertisement tax

The Fact News Service, Amritsar, May 15 The advertisement wing of the Municipal Corporation issued notices to 120 commercial firms to pay tax for third party advertisements, which they haven’t…

Rohtak residents come to aid of ailing health facilities

The Fact News Service, Rohtak, May 15 With the government health facilities hard-pressed for resources in view of the high influx of Covid patients, several residents and voluntary social organizations…

Chandigarh businessman Gihotra denotes 10 oxygen concentrators to Punjab Governor

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 At the time when people from the various section of society are coming forward to help those affected with COVID-19, Karan Gilhotra, prominent…

Charitable organizations ease Covid-19 pressure in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service, Chandigarh, May 15 A total of 67 patients are being treated in mini-Covid-19 care centres set up by charitable organizations in Chandigarh that help government hospitals…

Rupnagar: Number of beds increased in Public/Private hospitals due to Covid-19

The Fact News Service Rupnagar, May 15 In view of the growing impact of Corona virus, the district administration of Rupnagar has decided to make the availability of beds in…

Cheer amid Covid gloom: Two Bengal Tiger cubs born at zoo

The Fact News Service, Mohali, May 15 Diya, a white tigress, delivered two Bengal Tiger cubs at Chhatbir zoo on May 8. “Diya is an eight-year-old white tigress while the…

Shameless bid to incite communal disharmony in Punjab, says Capt Amarinder on UP CM’s Malerkotla tweet

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday slammed Yogi Adityanath over his inflammatory tweet on the declaration of Malerkotla as the 23rd district…

Congress MP and MLA expressed their condolences to MLA Kulbir Zira

The Fact News Service Tarn Taran, May 15 Jasbir Singh Gill (Dimpa) MP from Lok Sabha Khadur Sahib today conveyed his condolences to the family members of senior Congress leader…

Director PHSC reviewed Covid arrangements at Civil Hospital Sangrur

The Fact News Service Sangrur, May 15 Dr. Manjit Singh Director Punjab Health System Corporation visited Civil Hospital Sangrur today. After inspecting the Civil Hospital Sangrur, an important meeting was…

Do not delay treatment when the initial symptoms of corona occur – OP Soni

The Fact News Service Amritsar, May 15 Addressing the people of Punjab, the Medical Education Minister OP Soni called upon them to take stern action in the next two months…

Sukhbir Singh asks Capt, Sidhu, Bhagwant to share “The Evidence” they claim to have on sacrilege

The Fact News Service Chandigarh May 15 Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal said here today that the Congress leaders and their ‘ open and secret allies’ claiming to…

Talwandi Sabo Power Limited braces up to combat 2nd wave of COVID-19

The Fact News Service Mansa, May 15 As the Nation is struggling to contain the second wave of the pandemic with a rapid surge in Covid positive cases on a…

Nawanshahr: Police conducted Covid tests of 875 persons without masks, deducted challans of 63

The Fact News Service Nawanshahr, May 15 Disclosing this here today Senior Police Captain Alka Meena said that following the guidelines issued by the Punjab government regarding Corona epidemic, the…

MLA Sanjay Talwar inaugurates Covid vaccination site at Greenland School

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 15 In a move to further ramp up the Covid vaccination drive for covering the eligible in the shortest possible time, Member of Legislative…

Face mask must be worn properly all the time to prevent coronavirus- Dr. Gitanjali Singh

The Fact News Service Jadla, May 15 As per the guidelines of Civil Surgeon Dr. Gurdeep Singh Kapoor, the Health Department has launched an Intensive Vaccination Campaign to defeat the…

250 Corona patients recovered from home isolation in Sangrur

The Fact News Service Sangrur, May 15 Under Mission Fateh from District Sangrur, 250 people today recovered from home isolation after winning the battle against Covid-19. Deputy Commissioner Ramveer wished…

Petrol bomb attack on CRPF camp in Srinagar

The Fact News Service Srinagar, May 15 A CRPF camp in the old city of Srinagar was attacked with a petrol bomb. No one was injured in the attack. All…

Under Mission Fateh, free sampling camps organized in 5 villages of Mansa today

The Fact News Service Mansa, May 15 Under the Mission Fateh of Punjab Government, on the instructions of Deputy Commissioner Mohinder Pal, special sampling camps for Corona virus testing are…

Punjab’s first Oxygen Express on way to Bokaro to lift 40 MT LMO

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 With the departure of Punjab’s first Oxygen Express to Bokaro this morning, the state would soon be in a position to carry its…

AAI says no immediate plan to shut airports

New Delhi, May 15 As cyclone Tauktae furthers closer into the Indian West Coast, the Central Water Commission (CWC) on Saturday issued an ‘orange bulletin’ for Kerala and Tamil Nadu,…

DC Mansa issued new guidelines to curb Covid-19 infection

The Fact News Service Mansa, May 15 District Magistrate Mohinder Pal in view of the increasing prevalence of Covid-19 has issued new orders in continuation of the earlier orders regarding…

Sidhu targets Badals, questions need of SIT for probing sacrilege incidents

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 Senior Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Saturday questioned the need for the SIT for investigating Guru Granth Sahib’s sacrilege incidents and firing…

People of Bathinda are dying in Covid pandemic, while Manpreet Badal is resting at his house

The Fact News Service Bathinda, May 15 With the intention of filling the gap of mismanagement of the government during the Covid period, Bathinda’s famous Dr Vipul Gupta, even a…

Sikh woman MP takes oath reciting Gurbani in Scottish Parliament, creates history

Edinburg , May 15 Pam Gosal created history when she became first member of Scottish Parliament who recited Gurbani on occasion of taking oath as Member Parliament. When her name…

Sacrilege Incidents: Sukhbir challenges Congress leaders, other to show proof of involvement of SAD leaders

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 Amid the ongoing debate in Punjab political circles on Bargari, Kotkapura firing case, and holy book sacrilege incidents, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) Sukhbir…

Seeing this picture, you will also say ‘humans should do the same for each other’

May 15 On social media, cute and fascinating videos and photos of dogs often get viral . Seeing them, we get emotional sometimes too. Now, a heartwarming picture of two…

Punjab rolls out express train for securing o2

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 Punjab has rolled out express train for securing o2 for state. Disclosing this Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan said said that Our o2 express…

Staff nurse dies of Covid at Nabha hospital

The Fact News Service Nabha, May 15 A 53-year-old staff nurse, posted at Nabha Civil Hospital, succumbed to Covid-19, a day after testing positive for the deadly virus. It has…

Big Breaking: Mamata Banerjee’s younger brother Ashim Banerjee succumbs to COVID-19

The Fact News Service Kolkata, May 15 The second wave of corona virus is raging in the country. Meanwhile, reports are coming in that the younger brother of West Bengal…

6-time MP from Amritsar RL Bhatia passes away, Amarinder condoles demise

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 Veteran Congress leader and six-time MP from Amritsar Raghunandan Lal Bhatia passed away on Saturday after a brief illness. Bhatia has served as…

Mohali industrialists demand repairing of potholed roads from Mayor Jeeti Sidhu

The Fact News Service Mohali, May 15 A delegation of Mohali Industries Association met the mayor of Mohali Municipal Corporation Amarjit Singh Jeeti Sidhu on Friday and requested him to…

Cabinet Minister pays special visit to Rajiv Gandhi Sports Stadium, Batala

The Fact News Service Batala, May 15 Minister for Rural Development and Panchayats, Higher Education and Languages, Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa paid a special visit to Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in…

UT police books owner of Jawa Motorcycle showroom for flouting curfew norms

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 Chandigarh police on Friday booked the owner of ‘Jawa Motorcyle’ showroom in Industrial Area, Phase 1 here for flouting curfew norms. According to…

Honeymoon phase turns tragic for newly married NRI

The Fact News Service Mohali, May 15 Things turned tragic for the couple on their honeymoon when COVID decided to give them life-long despair. A 29-year-old NRI man, who had…