Punjab
Burail jail products a hit in CII Fair

The jail manufactured products make a comeback after over a decade; also receive orders for delivery later on

Tinsel town call for Sibal, pens Punjabi song

Music video of ‘Kyun russ gaya’ to be released today

Ready to step down from party president-ship: Sukhbir

"Let somebody else lead the party. No individual is bigger than the party. The party is not a ‘personal’ property." Sukhbir Badal, SAD Chief

People Protests continue at Amritsar train accident site, clashes with police

The Punjab police on Sunday fought running battles with people who had blocked rail tracks at Amritsar demanding action against organizers of the Dusshera committee following Friday’s accident that claimed 61 lives.

Railways not to hold any probe against train driver

The railways has decided not to hold a probe against the driver of the DMU that was involved in the Amritsar rail tragedy.

Only 30% local workers in Punjab

Majority of the influx of people to the cities of Punjab is from outside the state. As per a study carried out by the centre for development economics and innovation studies (CDEIS) of Punjabi University, 70% of the people coming to the cities are from outside the state and only 30% belong to the rural Punjab, according to a report in hindustan times.

Jan, gan, man ki baat...

Documentary filmmaker Nishtha Jain Sunday levelled allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct against journalist Vinod Dua as the #MeToo movement continued to sweep across Indian media, film, and entertainment, according to the Indian Express.

Ex-Cops held up for life in 26-yr old fake encounter case

A special CBI court on Wednesday convicted and sentenced two former Punjab Police personnel to life imprisonment in a 26-year-old fake encounter case.

SARADHS ARE FORBIDDEN IN SIKH RELIGION

Saradhs also called sharadhs are forbidden in Sikh religion whereas in Hindu religion saradhs are held in memory of the deceased ancestors every year in the month of Asu, the seventh desi month which corresponds to the month of September.