Parkash Singh Badal condemns Ludhiana blast

Ludhiana/New Delhi, Oct 15 : Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today denounced the bomb blast in a cinema hall here, and visited injured in the hospital.

6 Persons die in Ludhiana Shringar Cinema Blast - Update I

5 killed and 30 injured in Shringar Cinema Bomb Blast in Ludhiana

Paddy production hits a record high in Punjab

Ludhiana, Sept. 27 : Punjab, which is known as the granary of the country, is heading towards a bumper paddy crop this year.

The 25.75 hectares of land available for paddy production has registered a rise in its per-hectare production, and the production figures stand at around 15.2 million tonnes.

Paddy has started arriving in the markets across the state, with government and private agencies busy procuring them.

Amritsar kids observe Bhagat Singh's 100th birth anniversary a day earlier

Amritsar, Sept.26 :Children of the Ram Ashram School in Amritsar today celebrated the 100th birth anniversary of freedom fighter Bhagat Singh, a day earlier than scheduled.

Holding placards and photographs of Bhagat Singh during the felicitation ceremony, the children inspired a feeling of patriotism through the gathering.

Harkirat Singh, a student, dressed up like Bhagat Singh for the occasion.

Punjabi youth to have degrees with ‘foreign tag’

Chandigarh, Sept. 21 : As globalisation has had an impact on all facets of life, Punjab has geared up to allow students to achieve international standards in education.