Important for India to focus on green investment post-pandemic: IMF

The Fact News Service Washington, October 14 As the Indian economy recovers from the Covid pandemic that hit it hard, it is important for the country to focus on public…

India sends 150 tonnes of oxygen to Sri Lanka to help it tackle coronavirus surge

The Fact News Service Colombo, September 4 India has sent about 150 tonnes more oxygen to Sri Lanka to help the island nation combat the third wave of the Covid…

Take up issue of visa holders stranded in India due to Covid with New Zealand: Harpal Singh Cheema asks Captain, Modi govt

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 27 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab has demanded from the state and the Union government to take up the issue of New Zealand…

VW School made three compulsory ‘water drinking breaks’

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, August 25 Covid pandemic has made all health-conscious and so the administration. Following the government instructions, the local Vivekananda World School has made three compulsory…

Pakistan not allowing anyone to travel through Kartarpur corridor due to pandemic: Govt

The Fact News Service New Delhi, August 3 The movement of pilgrims to Pakistan through the Kartarpur corridor has been suspended since March 2020 due to the Covid pandemic and…

Baby born during pandemic thinks everything is a sanitiser. Viral video

The Fact News Service New Delhi, July 18 The pandemic has instilled some habits in us that are going to be pretty difficult to forget. The first and most important…

Delta variant continuing to mutate, ‘very dangerous period’ of pandemic on, WHO chief says

United Nations, July 3 The world is in a very “dangerous period” of the Covid pandemic compounded by more transmissible variants like Delta, which is continuing to evolve and mutate,…

MCM holds webinar on Fiscal Self Reliance in India

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 25 The Postgraduate Department of Economics organised a webinar titled ‘Fiscal Self Reliance in India: Issues and Challenges’. Dr Smita Sharma, Assistant Professor, Department…

Demand for earthen pots on rise in Punjab’s Ludhiana as temperature soars

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, June 20 As health experts have advised people to avoid drinking cold water amid COVID pandemic, demand for traditional earthen pots to store or cool…

Ramp up vaccination to thwart possible third Covid wave : CS

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 19 In order to win the battle against the dreaded Covid pandemic and prevent the much-anticipated third wave of the virus, Punjab Chief Secretary,…

Decks cleared for hike in social security monthly pension in Punjab

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 6 Decks have been cleared for hike in Social Security monthly pension from Rs. 750 to Rs. 1500 from July 1 onwards with the…

Aruna Chaudhary directs to close all Anganwadi Centres till June 30

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 5 Punjab Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister Aruna Chaudhary instructed to further close all Anganwadi Centres of the state till June 30.…

On occasion of World Bicycle Day  Professor peddles down to student’s house to give N95 mask and Internet pack money

The Fact News Service Chandigarh. June 3 On the occasion of world bicycle day,  Panditrao Dharenavar, assistant Professor in post Graduate Government College Sector-46 Chandigarh peddled down to his student’s…

New Power Tariff: Poor Consumers will be benefitted amid Covid, says Capt. Amarinder

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 28 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday said the massive cut, ranging from 50 paise to Rs 1 per unit, in domestic…

4 cases of Black Fungus Mucormycosis reported in Ferozepur

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, May 27 In Ferozepur, first four cases of Black Fungus – Mucormycosis have been reported today. The black fungus infection has now become more challenging…

AAP gains strength, international sports promoter, Congress leader join party

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 25 The Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) convoy is increasing day by day in Punjab with eminent personalities joining the party. The party gained strength on Tuesday…

Punjab CM urges BKU (Ekta Ugrahan) not to go forward with dharna, terms it potential COVID super-spreader

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 23 Categorically rejecting the allegation of the state government’s failure to effectively tackle the Covid pandemic, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday…

Punjab CM urges farmers not to go forward with dharna, terms it potential COVID super-spreader

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 23 Categorically rejecting the allegation of the state government’s failure to effectively tackle the Covid pandemic, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday…

Cheema to Captain govt make adequate arrangements to deal with third wave of Covid pandemic and black fungus

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 22 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) senior leader and Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Punjab Assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema has appealed to Chief…

Jakhar urges partymen to beware of opportunistic leaders looking for ‘opportunity in crisis’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 20 Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President Sunil Jakhar has cautioned party workers against a few leaders who were always trying to seek opportunities in…

Punjab CM announces financial aid for children orphaned, Families losing breadwinner due to COVID

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 20 Beginning July 1, 2021, the Punjab government will provide Rs 1500 per month as social security pension, along with free education up to…

Provide Rs 10K help to poor in rural belt: AAP

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 18 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab SC Wing president Lal Chand Kataruchakk has demanded from Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to provide financial assistance of Rs…

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…

Special assembly session to formulate strategy to deal with Covid pandemic must be convened at earliest: Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 13 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) senior leader and Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Punjab Assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema has appealed to Chief…

Sukhbir asks PM Modi to order inquiry into purchase of faulty ventilators under aegis of PM Cares fund

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 12 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to order an inquiry into the purchase of faulty…

Indian Army in coordination with Haryana Govt. established 100 bedded COVID care hospital at Faridabad on May 11

The Fact News Service Faridabad, May 10 During this unprecedented surge of COVID pandemic, the Indian Army in coordination with Haryana Government has established a 100 Bed COVID Care Hospital…

Supreme Court seals failure of Narendra Modi government: Bhagwant Mann

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 9 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab president and Member of Parliament Bhagwant Mann said that the Supreme Court of the country has sealed…

Will ensure adequate availability of oxygen, beds and other facilities in Sangrur during COVID pandemic: Singla

The Fact News Service Sangrur, May 9 Punjab School Education and Public Works Minister Vijay Inder Singla said that continuous efforts were being carried out by the Punjab Government under…

DC Patiala reviews Covid vaccination camp at Radha Swami Satsang Ghar

The Fact News Service Patiala, May8 To save the people from the Covid pandemic, the COVID vaccination camp was organized by the Patiala Health Department and the district administration at…

Indian Army establishes COVID Management Cell to coordinate assistance to civil authority

The Fact News Service New Delhi, May 6 The Indian Army has been at the forefront of COVID response at the national level. While the Army has ensured own force…

Domestic needs of people of the state must be met before a complete lockdown demands AAP

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 3 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab has demanded from Captain Amarinder Singh to make arrangements to meet the domestic needs of the people…

Punjab CM to lead people in offering ‘Ardas’ on May 1 to mark celebration of 400th Prakash Purb of Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 29 Amidst the unprecedented Covid pandemic, the Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh would virtually join the people in offering ‘Ardas’ from his residence…

Punjab CM seeks centre’s directives to ESIC for free vaccine to 18-45 years old registered beneficiaries

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 29 Amid the raging second wave of the Covid pandemic, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday sought directives from the Centre for…

PU shortly starts ‘Remote Login’ to approx 15000 users of PU Library

The Fact News Service Chandigarh April 29 Panjab University, Chandigarh will be providing ‘Remote Login’ to approx.. 15000 users of the University in a week’s time, shared Prof. Raj Kumar,…

DMO Sangrur temporary mandis set up in district during wheat procurement season proving beneficial for farmers

The Fact News Service Sangrur, April 27 In view of the outbreak of COVID pandemic, the Punjab Government had made foolproof arrangements for the procurement process of wheat which started…

Punjab CM to lead people in offering ‘Ardas’ on May 1 to mark celebrations of 400th Prakash Purb of Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib

The Fact News Service  Chandigarh, April 27 Amidst the unprecedented Covid pandemic, the Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh would virtually join the people in offering ‘Ardas’ from his residence…

Hoarders blindly looting on essential Covid-19 medicines and oxygen, Modi government fails to crackdown: Meet Hayer

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 26 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab Youth Wing president and MLA Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government…

No weekend lockdown in Chandigarh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 23 There will be no more weekend lockdown in Chandigarh because of the Covid pandemic. The decision was taken at a meeting under UT…

Don’t fall prey to rumours, 104 pair trains to continue to operate in Ferozepur Rail Divison

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, April 22 All the 67 pairs of mail express trains and 37 pairs of unreserved mail express trains, being operated for the convenience of the…

PM Modi doing step-motherly behavior with states even in times of pandemic: Bhagwant Mann

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 22 Accusing the central government of discrimination in providing Covid-19 vaccines and other essential medical supplies to several states, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)…

Arora ensures industry to all assistance in mitigating Covid stress

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 20 Even as he assured the industry of all proactive support and cooperation in mitigating the impact of ongoing second COVID wave, the Punjab…

Secretary Punjab Mandi Board takes stock of wheat procurement in mandis of Mohali & Rupnagar districts

The Fact News Service  Chandigarh, April 17 To ensure smooth wheat procurement operations in State Mandis, Secretary Punjab Mandi Board and Director Food and Civil Supplies Ravi Bhagat today visited…

Sunder Sham Arora directs to pace up vaccination drive for department employees

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 15 In order to effectively tackle the rise in Covid-19 cases, Industries Minister Sundar Sham Arora has directed the department to speed up ongoing…

NABARD’s highest ever support in Punjab at ₹12,108 cr by registering a growth of over 51% during COVID pandemic

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 11 Dr. Rajiv Siwach, CGM, NABARD, Punjab Regional Office informed that NABARD is directly supporting State Government through various concessional funds like Rural Infrastructure…

Pass to be issued to every farmer before bringing his crop to market in Rupnagar

The Fact News Service Rupnagar, April 7 Wheat procurement in the district would start from April 10 compared to last year, the current taking season is likely to see a…

Administration to strictly ensure social distancing in grain markets during wheat procurement

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, April 4 Readying itself for the smooth and hassle-free wheat procurement season, to start from April 10 amidst the shadow of the Covid pandemic, the…

Amdist Covid pandemic, all arrangements complete in grain markets for wheat procurement

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, April 1 The Punjab Government has made all preparations for the wheat procurement season commencing from April 10 in the state. Keeping in view the…

Enforcement of night curfew can help to deal with pandemic effectively

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, March 18 With the Covid pandemic has started spreading its tentacles in Ludhiana, Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma urged the citizen of the district to…

World Kidney Day celebrated at Aykai Hospital in Ludhiana

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, March 11 World Kidney Day was celebrated at Aykai Hospital with an aim of creating more awareness about kidney disease and how we can help…