Ludhiana : Government clears 195 acres of Govt land from illegal occupation in three villages

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 26 Punjab Rural Development & Panchayats Minister Kuldeep Singh Dhaliwal today reiterated his government’s firm commitment to get the Government lands free from illegal…

Capt Amarinder mocks Delhi education model, which is far below Punjab

Chandigarh, May 26 Former Punjab Chief Minister and president Punjab Lok Congress today mocked the claims of the Aam Aadmi Party government of introducing the ‘Delhi Model’ of education in…

Nawanshahr DC honours 33 teachers for exemplary services

The Fact News Service Nawanshahr, May 26 Deputy Commissioner Navjot Pal Singh Randhawa on Thursday honoured 33 government teachers for their exemplary services in providing innovative and quality education to…

Choose life, not tobacco, says Dr.Arora, Civil Surgeon

Ferozepur, May 26 During the Anti-tobacco fortnight drive in the district, Dr.Rajinder Arora, Civil Surgeon said, “Tobacco is the cause of many deadly diseases, so choose life, not tobacco. Every…

PWD Ministers hands over job letters to 22 SDEs

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 Punjab PWD Minister Harbhajan Singh ETO, on Thursday, handed over appointment letters to 22 SDEs appointed to Public Works Department here at Punjab…

Captain and Randhawa should give evidence, CM Mann will take action

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab Chief Spokesperson Malwinder Singh Kang, reacting to statements by congress leaders and allegations of corruption against each other,…

Education Minister hands over appointment letters to 23 beneficiaries on compassionate grounds

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 The Punjab Education Minister, Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer on Thursday handed over appointment letters to 23 beneficiaries on compassionate grounds in the education…

Assistant General Manager of PUNSUP suspended

Chandigarh, May 26 Punjab Government has suspended Assistant General Manager (IT) PUNSUP Head office with immediate effect.

Mobile Mammography Bus with web-based Allengers reporting system launched at Sohana Hospital Mohali

The Fact News Service Mohali, May 26 One woman gets diagnosed with breast cancer every 4 minutes in India, and one woman dies of breast cancer every 13 minutes, making…

Meet Hayer pats Cricketer Arshdeep Singh on back for selection in National team

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 The Sports Minister Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer has lauded the Punjab fast Bowler Arshdeep Singh for selection into the National team and congratulated…

Bhagwant Mann rolls red carpet welcome to German investors in the state

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann today rolled on Red Carpet Welcome to the German investors in the state by projecting Punjab as land…

Punjab and UK agree for further tie up different sectors including agriculture, IT and food processing

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 26 Punjab and United Kingdom (UK) on Thursday agreed for further tie-up in agriculture, Information and Technology (IT), food processing, higher education, sports, public…

Vigilance Bureau registers case against 2 ex-sarpanches, 2 JEs in Fatehgarh Sahib

Chandigarh, May 26 The Vigilance Bureau have registered a case against two former sarpanches and two Junior Engineers in Fatehgarh Sahib, for siphoning off Rs 21 lakh. Details are awaited.

Punjab Govt. to install statue of Balbir Singh Senior at Mohali, Meet Hayer demands Bharat Ratan for him

Chandigarh, May 26 Punjab Cabinet Minister Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer today visited residence of iconic hockey player Balbir Singh Senior on his death anniversary. He disclosed that Punjab Government led…

Pakistan national to visit ancestral village in Bathinda after 75 years

Amritsar, May 26 Pakistan national Sadiq Khan could not ask for more, for he will be visiting his ancestral village Phulewal in Bathinda district for the first time since the…

Former IAS, IPS, PCS & Army officers’ body appreciate CM for decisive action against corruption

Chandigarh, May 26 A special meeting of the ‘Kirti Kisan Forum’ of former IAS, IPS, Provincial Services and Army officers was held for expert and serious discussions on the challenges…

In a first, Punjab Govt to present paperless budget

Chandigarh, May 25 For the first time in Punjab, the ruling AAP government will present a paperless budget. “A gospel in the name of Punjabis .., My government has decided…

SGPC serious on Gurbani Kirtan with string instrument at Golden Temple

Amritsar, May 25  Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has initiated the efforts following the directions from Sri Akal Takht Sahib to revive Gurbani Kirtan singing at Sachkhand Sri Harmandar Sahib,…

Beware! WhatsApp fraudsters on prowl, cautions Punjab Police

Chandigarh, May 25 The State Cyber Crime Cell of Punjab Police on Wednesday issued an advisory for the people of Punjab suggesting to be vigilant about messages demanding financial/administrative favours…

Complete rectification work of all black spots to reduce mortality rate in road accidents, directs Laljit Bhullar

Chandigarh, May 25 Punjab Transport Minister Laljit Singh Bhullar, on Wednesday, directed all the road owning departments and agencies to complete the rectification work of all accidental black spots on…

Mann Govt issues advisory on open borewells in state

Chandigarh, May 25 The Bhagwant Mann goverment on Wednesday issued advisory on the open borewells in Punjab. CM has ordered strict action on open borewells. As per advisory, criminal action…

DC orders to constitute flying squads to keep watch over mining activities and movement of minerals

  P S Walia Kapurthala, May 25 Deputy commissioner kapurthala Vishesh Sarangal cum chairman of District Task force on Mining today asked the mining , police, drainage officials to constituted…

Bhagwant Mann launches portal for benefiting farmers

Chandigarh, Mat 25 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday launched a portal where farmers can avail benefits from government schemes. “We are happy that our campaign to save water of…

Kapurthala bags top position in ease of doing business across the state

   P S Walia Kapurthala , May 25   Secures 67.28 % marks to beat Jalandhar and Bathinda on second and third position CEO Investment promotion hails the efforts of…

Bhagwant Mann makes mother tongue Punjabi compulsory in aptitude test for government jobs

Chandigarh, May 25 Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann announced that mother tongue Punjab has been made mandatory in the aptitude test for government jobs . “Punjabi has been made compulsory. At least…

Canada PM Justin Trudeau lends a hand at Surrey’s Guru Nanak Food Bank; extends gratitude to volunteers

Chandigarh, May 25 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday took time out to lend a hand at the Guru Nanak Food Bank, Surrey, to pack some boxes. He extended…

Court accepts diet plan for Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu

Patiala, May 25 Accepting the recommendations of the board of doctors for former PCC president Navjot Singh Sidhu, who is currently lodged in the Patiala Central Jail, the Court of…

Mann govt has zero-tolerance policy towards corruption, says AAP spokesperson

Chandigarh, May 25 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday lauded Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann for his prompt decision to sack and take legal action against state cabinet minister Vijay…

Bhagwant Mann interacts with delegation of Tata Memorial Centre

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 25 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann interacting with visiting delegation of Tata Memorial Centre led by its Director Dr. Rajendra Badwe at his official…

Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha Marg to be totally revamped: Ludhiana Central MLA

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 24 On the birth anniversary of great martyr Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha and on behalf of the Punjab government, Ludhiana Central MLA Ashok Prashar…

Punjab CM directs tourism department to invite global tenders for prestigious project ‘Pind Babe Nank Da’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday directed the Tourism and Cultural Affairs department to invite global tenders for the prestigious project ‘Pind…

Milkfed raises milk procurement prices by Rs 55 per kg fat from May 21: Harpal Singh Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 Considering the dire financial straits of dairy farmers in Punjab due to increase in feed and fodder prices, Punjab Co-operation Minister Harpal Singh…

Punjab Govt makes Punjabi eligibility test compulsory for candidates vying for Group C and D posts

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 In a major initiative aimed at promoting Punjabi language, the Punjab government has made it compulsory for the candidates vying for Group C…

PPSC conducts all examination in English only except PCS combined competitive examination, clarifies Chairman

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24  Taking cognizance of the media reports regarding examination conducted by PPSC for recruitment to 78 posts of Naib-Tehsildar in English only, the Chairman…

Increasing forest cover a priority with State Government: Lal Chand Kataruchak

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 “The Punjab Government is leaving no stone unturned to bring the maximum possible area under forest cover so as to ensure a clean…

School Heads must formulate action plan with staff assistance to ensure quality school education: Meet Hayer

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 ” The teaching community would play a significant role in revolutionizing the educational scenario. The teachers in the Government Schools are chosen on…

Administration committed to strengthening ease of doing business in Jalandhar: DC Thori

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, May 24 Reiterating his firm commitment to further strengthening ease of doing business in Jalandhar, Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori today once again called upon investors…

Jagmohan Singh assumes charge of DCP Jalandhar

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, May 24 New Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Jalandhar Jagmohan Singh today said that he would accord top priority to make Jalandhar a crime-free city…

‘Proud of you Bhagwant’: Kejriwal on Punjab minister’s arrest

New Delhi, May 24 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said he is proud of Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann for sacking Punjab Minister Vijay Singla over corruption allegations.…

Harpal Singh Cheema launches verka’s sugar free vanilla ice cream

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 Keeping in view the demand of the market, Milkfed has been launching new milk products from time to time, which have been getting…

2 IPS officers promoted in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 The Government of Punjab has promoted two IPS officers of 2009-batch in Selection grade in Level 3 of the pay matrix with the…

Raghav Chadha lauds Mann for his action against Vijay Singla

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 Raghav Chandigarh, Rajya Sabha MP from Punjab lauded Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann for his action against health minister Dr. Vijay Singla. Taking…

CGC Jhanjeri’s Fashion Show MERAKI 2022 goes in style 

The Fact News Service Mohali, May 24 Chandigarh Group of Colleges Jhanjeri organized annual fashion show “MERAKI” 2022. Anmol Gagan Maan MLA- Kharar was chief guest at the moment whereas…

Mohali: Civil Surgeon inspects Emergency ward in District Hospital

The Fact News Service Mohali, May 24 With a view to making the functioning of District Hospital better and more effective, Civil surgeon Dr. Adarshpal Kaur paid a surprise visit…

Converting Sewa Kendra into Mohalla Clinics an excellent & laudable move of Punjab Govt, says Bir Devinder

The Fact News Service Fatehgarh Sahib/ Sirhind, May 24 Bir Devinder Singh, Former Deputy Speaker, Punjab Vidhan Sabha hailed the Bhagwant Mann government for converting Sewa Kendras into Mohalla Clinics.…

What Sukhpal Khaira said on Vijay Singla

Chandigarh, May 24 Sukhpal Singh Khaira, MLA Bholath and former leader of Opposition lauded Bhagwant Mann’s big action against State Health Minister Dr. Vijay Singla on corruption charges. “I congratulate…

Vijay Singla arrested over corruption charges

Chandigarh, May 24 Punjab’s Anti-Corruption Branch on Tuesday arrested Punjab Minister Vijay Singla following corruption allegations against him. Before his arrest, he was sacked by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann from…

Punjab CM ousts Vijay Singla from his Cabinet on corruption charges

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 Reiterating his government’s firm commitment to make Punjab a corruption-free state, the Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann today dismissed Health Minister Dr Vijay Singla…

“ Mission khaki “ to prepare youths for police recruitment in Kapurthala

P S Walia Kapurthala, May 24 In an applaudable move , the district administration with the initiative of Deputy Commissioner Vishesh Sarangal and SSP Rajbachan Singh Sandhu has launched the…

Bhagwant Mann announces dismissal of Dr. Vijay Singla

Chandigarh, May 24 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann sacked state Health Minister Dr. Vijay Singla for allegedly seeking 1% cut in allotment of tenders. Mann has ordered Punjab Police to…

Health Minister Vijay Singla removed from Punjab Cabinet

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 24 State Health Minister Dr. Vijay Singla has been removed from Bhagwant Mann cabinet for allegedly asking 1% commission in tenders.  

PTC MD Rabindra Narayan released from Patiala Jail

Patiala, May 24 PTC MD Rabindra Narayan was released from the Patiala Jail on Tuesday. He was welcomed by PTC team. Following his release, Rabindra Narayan went to pay obeisance at…

Simranjit Singh Mann to content from Sangrur Lok Sabha seat

Sangrur, May 24 Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) President Simranjit Singh Mann will contest a bypoll from the Sangrur Lok Sabha constituency. According to Punjabi News, the decision was taken at…

Raja Warring demands removal of Giani Harpreet Singh from Akal Takht

Chandigarh, May 24 Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh Raja Warring demanded the removal of Giani Harpreet Singh from the post of Akal Takht Jathedar after his remarks about keeping weapons.…

Comedian Bharti Singh’s joke on Beard: Minorities Commission seeks report from Punjab and Maharashtra

New Delhi, May 24 National Commission for Minorities (NCM) has sought reports from the governments of Punjab and Maharashtra on the matter of comedian Bharti Singh’s remarks on beard and moustaches.…

PTC MD Rabindra Narayan granted bail & 4 others given anticipatory bail

Chandigarh, May 23 The Punjab and Haryana High Court has granted bail to PTC Network MD Rabindra Narayan in the alleged ‘Miss PTC Punjabi’ illegal detention and sexual harassment case.…

Rajya Sabha Elections: Issue of notification on tuesday, candidates can file nominations till May 31

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 23 With notification to elect two members of the Rajya Sabha from the State of Punjab will be issued on Tuesday, Candidates can make…

Orange alert issued for Punjab

  The Fact News Service Ludhiana, May 23 The Punjab Meteorological Department has issued Orange Alert in Punjab warning that strong winds and hailstorms will prevail on Monday and Tuesday.…

Campaign to remove illegal encroachments from Panchayat lands in the state to continue: Kuldeep Dhaliwal

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 23 The Punjab Government will continue its drive to remove illegal occupants from Panchayat lands. Sharing information after a meeting with 23 farmers’ organizations…

Punjab CM reacts strongly on Jathedar Akal Takht statement on keeping licensed weapons

Chandigarh, May 23 Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann reacted strongly to statement of Giani Harpreet Singh Jathedar Akal Takht advising Sikhs to keep licensed weapons with them. CM said that…