SGPC takes strict notice of Gujarat school which held children play depicting role of Sahibzadas

The Fact News Service Amritsar, January 14 Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) took strict notice of a viral video on social media in which some children through a play depicted…

Jalandhar DC asks returning officers, IT officials to ensure timely transmission of postal ballots

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, January 14 Directing all Returning Officers/IT officials for timely transmission of postal ballots to service voters, the Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori on Thursday said that…

Banned items recovered from two packets thrown inside jail

The Fact News Service Ferozepur, December 31 Certain banned items – mobiles with battery, data cables, chargers and zarda sachets – were recovered from the two packets thrown inside the…

Additional BSF jawans deployed at Indo-Pak border in Punjab’s Amritsar due to foggy weatherd

The Fact News Service Amritsar, December 31 Amid the foggy weather conditions in winter, more Border Security Force (BSF) jawans have been deployed at the India-Pakistan border in Punjab’s Amritsar…

Rs 25 Crore more as debt relief to landless farmers and labourers in SBS Nagar

The Fact News Service Nawanshahr, December 9 In a major relief to the landless Farmers and labourers of Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar district, Punjab Government on Wednesday has released second…

CM Channi calls on Jathedar Sri Akal Takht Sahib Giani Harpreet Singh

The Fact News Service Talwandi Sabo (Bathinda), December 9 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Wednesday appealed the Jathedar Sri Akal Takht Sahib Giani Harpreet Singh to direct the…

First implement schemes in Delhi before making promises in Punjab: Majithia to Kejriwal

The Fact News Service Amritsar, December 3 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Bikram Singh Majithia on Thursday asked Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal…

Crackdown on private buses: High Court reserves order on plea by Akali leader’s firms

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 3 The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday reserved judgment on pleas by two major private bus operators of Punjab. On November 22,…

Soni urges Centre to strengthen India-Pakistan trade ties

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 3 Taking note of the absence of Pakistani traders and exhibitors at the 15th Punjab International Trade Expo (PITEX), Punjab deputy chief minister OP…

Additional commissioner IT and IGP kickstart Jalandhar Heights Cricket Premier League

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, December 2, 2021: Additional Commissioner Income Tax Girish Bali and Inspector General of Police GS Dhillon on Thursday called upon the NGOs to play a…

Civil and police officials asked to ensure strict compliance in SBS Nagar

The Fact News Service Nawanshahr, December 2 The District Magistrate, Vishesh Sarangal, keeping in view the larger public interest in wake of the growing threat of the pandemic COVID-19, has…

67-year-old social activist writes over 5k letters to President raising people’s issues

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 2 Having written over 5000 letters to the President of India, raising people’s issues, gaps in policies and lacunae in the system, counting still…

Channi resorting to ‘trickery’ to avoid fulfilling pre-poll promises: Badal

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 1 The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Tuesday accused chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi of resorting to what it termed as “trickery and treachery”…

Sidhu targets Badal, Kejriwal during Ludhiana meet

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, December 1 Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu targeted SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal, saying he is a businessman whose only objective is to make…

EVM/VVPAT demonstration centres for voters’ awareness in Nawanshahr

The Fact News Service Nawanshahr, December 30 In view of ensuing 2022 Assembly Elections, the district administration on Tuesday established EVM/VVPAT demonstration centres in district and assembly levels to sensitize…

Punjab Govt to provide MSP to state’s farmers on 113 crops, if Center failed: Randeep Nabha

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, December 1 In a major announcement, Punjab Agriculture minister Randeep Singh Nabha said that the Punjab Government would provide MSP on 113 crops if the…

Show cause notice issued to Maharani Preneet Kaur

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 25 All India Congress Committee has issued a show-cause notice to Congress MP and wife of former chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh, Preneet Kaur.…

Badals who had to pay 14 crore in taxes are crying vendetta: Raja Warring

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 25 Terming it as a vindication of state government stand against illegally operating multiple extensions of route permits, Punjab Transport Minister Amarinder Singh Raja…

Punjab assembly adjourned sine-die

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 24 A spokesperson of the Punjab Vidhan Sabha informed that the Sixteenth (Special) Session of the Fifteenth Punjab Vidhan Sabha, which was adjourned sine-die…

Drugs case: HC grants default bail as Mohali police delay challan

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 20 The Punjab and Haryana high court has granted default bail to a man held in a drugs case after the Mohali police failed…

Cabinet Minister Gilzian conducts surprise checking at Kirt Bhawan, Mohali

The Fact News Service Mohali, November 18 Punjab Labour Minister Sangat Singh Gilzian conducted a surprise check at Kirt Bhawan, Phase 10 on Wednesday at 9:30 am. During the surprise…

State Language Commission to be constituted to strictly implement Punjabi Language Act: Pargat Singh

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 17 Punjab Education, Higher Education, and Languages Minister Pargat Singh, on Monday, said that the state government will constitute a State Language Commission to…

OP Soni Launches Newborn Week from Mohali

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 16 O.P. Soni, Deputy Chief Minister Punjab, who also holds the charge of Health and Family Welfare department, on Monday chaired an event to…

Ludhiana DC orders prompt implementation of new rates at all mining sites to provide sand at Rs. 5.50/cft to public

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, November 13 With the state government approved Punjab State Sand & Gravel Mining Policy, 2021 to provide sand at Rs. 5.50/ cubic feet, Deputy Commissioner…

Like industries, there should be economic package for educational institutions too: JAC

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 12 At the invitation of the Federation of Private Schools and Associations of Punjab (FAP), the Joint Association of Colleges (JAC), which represents 1650…

Two crucial bills related to Punjabi language passed in Punjab Vidhan Sabha

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 12 The Punjab Vidhan Sabha passed two significant bills related to the Punjabi language introduced by Higher Education and Languages ​​Minister Pargat Singh here…

Ensure availability of medicines, raise standard of cleanliness in government hospitals: Sekhri

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 12 Punjab Health System Corporation Chairman Ashwani Sekhri on Thursday directed all the Civil Surgeons, Medical Superintendent, Deputy Medical Commissioners and Civil Hospital Jalandhar…

Ruling Congress giving priority to their sons, nephews sons-in-law; sons-daughters of common households not on agenda: Bhagwant Mann

The Fact News Service Gurdaspur, November 10 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab president and MP Bhagwant Mann said that the Congress government talks about the treasury is empty, but…

Mohinder Singh KP gets Cabinet Rank

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 10 The Government of Punjab has conferred Congress leader and Punjab State Board of Technical Education and Industrial Training chairman Mohinder Singh KP, rank…

Sukhbir Badal announces Mukhmantri Teerath Yatra scheme to be restarted once SAD-BSP alliance govt is formed

The Fact News Service Bathinda, November 10 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday announced that once the SAD-BSP alliance was formed in Punjab, the Mukh Mantri…

Special assembly session biggest fraud on people of Punjab: Bikram Majithia

The Fact News Service Amritsar, November 10 Former minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Tuesday termed the special assembly session convened by the Congress government as the biggest fraud on the…

Massive response to special camps in Jalandhar as 15723 voters participate across 1974 booths

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, November 8 With as many as 15,723 voters participated in two-day special camps, the booth level special camps organized by district administration witnessed massive response…

SAD to move resolution in Punjab assembly session against Tytler’s appointment to Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee

The Fact News Service Ludhiana,  November 6 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday slammed Congress’s decision of appointing Jagdish Tytler as one of the permanent invitees…

CM Channi confers proprietary rights under Basera Scheme at Chamkaur Sahib on 269 beneficiary slum dwellers of Indra Colony

The Fact News Service Sri Chamkaur Sahib, November 5 On the auspicious occasion of Diwali, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Thursday conferred proprietary rights under ‘Basera’ scheme…

On Diwali eve, Punjab Police foils another likely terrorist attack; three held, tiffin bomb recovered

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 5 Thwarting another possible Terrorist Attack in the border state, Punjab Police on the eve of Diwali have recovered another Tiffin Bomb kept concealed…

My sons and daughters sitting on roads, how can I celebrate Diwali at home: Pargat Singh

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, November 5 The Education Minister Pargat Singh in a yet another major initiative personally met the unemployed youth staging dharna near his Jalandhar residence. The…

AAP slams Punjab govt over rising unemployment

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 3 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) threatened to start an agitation if the Congress-led Punjab government doesn’t start disbursing unemployment allowances to the jobless…

Farmers seeking compensation for cotton crop loss gherao minister Singla

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 3 Members of the Bhartiya Kisan Union (Ekta-Ugrahan) demanding adequate compensation for cotton crop damaged in the pink bollworm attack gheraoed Punjab cabinet minister…

Dr. Verka Announces to fill all vacant posts of class C&D in medical education and research department

The Fact News Service Mohali, November 3 Medical Education and Research Minister Punjab, Dr. Raj Kumar Verka has announced to fill all the posts of class C&D in medical education…

Hindu Maha Sabha will fully cooperate with Sidhu, says Ashwani Sekhari

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 2 Hindu Maha Sabha led by Congress leader Ashwani Shekari extended support to Punjab Congress and president Navjot Singh Sidhu for the 2022 Assembly…

Punjab CM Channi releases coffee table book ‘Sadda Sohna Punjab’

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 2 Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday released ‘Sadda Sohna Punjab’ coffee table book authored by Punjab based lawyer and nature lover…

Ludhiana: 4816 People apply for availing benefits of pro-poor welfare schemes in Suwidha Camps on 2nd day

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 30 The second and last day’s Suwidha camps organized by district administration in each sub-division has received massive response on Friday as a total…

Deputy CM OP Soni flags off 11 IEC awareness vans under the HIV/AIDS Public Awareness Campaign

The Fact News Service Mohali, October 29 Punjab Deputy Chief Minister and Health Minister OP Soni on Thursday flagged off 11 IEC awareness vans under the HIV/AIDS Public Awareness Campaign…

Dengue Prevention: Mohali Health Department team visits high-risk villages in Derabassi area

The Fact News Service Mohali, October 27 To assess the situation due to increasing cases of dengue fever in Derabassi area, district epidemiologist Dr. Vikrant Nagra along with his team…

Cut my veins to ascertain my passion and love for Punjab, Punjabi and Punjabiyat: CM Channi on BSF jurisdiction row

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 26 Striking an emotional chord to make his intentions clear about the issue of BSF jurisdiction, Punjab CM Charanjit Channi said, “You can cut…

SGPC to organise Gurmat Samagam of Sikh Missionary Colleges in memory of martyrs of Gurdwara Reform Movement

The Fact News Service Amritsar, October 26 A big Gurmat Samagam (religious congregation) of Sikh Missionary Colleges is being held at Gurdwara Sri Manji Sahib Diwan Hall in the memory…

Patiala: District Adm gets tough on drugs and illegal mining

The Fact News Service Patiala, October 23 District Magistrate Sandeep Hans, at a joint meeting with Harcharan Singh Bhullar and other civil and police officials of the district, asked them…

Youth to be deciding factor in Vidhan Sabha polls: CM Channi

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 23 Emphasizing the need to harness the immense potential of the State youth in a constructive manner, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi…

Youth to be deciding factor in Vidhan Sabha polls: CM Channi

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 22 Emphasizing the need to harness the immense potential of the State youth in a constructive manner, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi…

Dedicated Police officer in each district to resolve issues of Martyred Police Personnel’ Families in stipulated time period: Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, October 21 Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa on Thursday ordered DGP Punjab Iqbal Preet Singh Sahota to deploy a dedicated police officer in…

15000 teachers, 1200 lecturers to be recruited by November end: Minister

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 21 In order to strengthen the education sector in Punjab, Education, Sports and NRI Affairs Minister Pargat Singh on Thursday said that education department…

Punjab CM reviews preparedness for progressive Punjab investors summit

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 21 The Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Thursday reviewed the preparedness for the Progressive Punjab Investors Summit to be held on October…

Raja Warring lists 21 Days’ Report Card of Transport Department

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 21 Punjab Transport Minister Amarinder Singh Raja Warring, on Thursday, again vowed for the absolute transparency in the working of the department and zero…

560 villages achieve target of 100 % vaccination in Jalandhar: DC Ghanshyam Thori

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, October 21 Emerging as a leading district for vaccinating rural population, Jalandhar district has completed 100 percent vaccination in 560 villages here on Wednesday. Divulging…

Randhawa alleges deep-rooted conspiracy behind Singhu lynching

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 20 Deputy chief minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa on Tuesday said the state government will get to the bottom of the lynching incident at Singhu…

2015 police firing: Special public prosecutor appears in Faridkot trial court for first time

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 20 The Punjab government’s newly appointed special public prosecutor in the 2015 Behbal Kalan and Kotkapura police firing incidents, advocate Rajwinder Singh Bains, on…

From bus driver to Edmonton Mayor: Amarjit Sohi

The Fact News Service Toronto, October 20 Toronto  Amarjit Sohi, a former city councilor who also worked as a bus driver in the city of Edmonton, has been elected the…

Will not tolerate corruption in Paddy procurement & lifting: Bharat Bhushan Ashu

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 20 Punjab Food Supplies Minister  Bharat Bhushan Ashu has said that corrupt practices in ongoing paddy procurement and lifting would not be tolerated and…

4 booth level camps to setup in Ludhiana for enrollment and voter verification on these dates

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, October 15 The district administration would organize four booth level camps on November 6, 7, 20 and 21 under special summary revision across the district…