Contractor’s payment stopped for pathetic work

The MC has rejected road work carried out by a contractor after the newly re-carpeted road started peeling off at Kitchlu Nagar. Earlier, a complaint was filed about the poor condition of the road and the Chief Vigilance Officer, Department of Local Government, asked the commissioner to file a report on the matter within 10 […]

PSEB Question papers to be kept in banks

Punjab School Education Board’s Class XII board examination will start on March 1. The question papers will reach the respective districts on February 25 and till the commencement of exams, these will be kept in banks. As per the instructions issued by the PSEB for the smooth conduct of board exams, the District Education Officer […]

PAU students protests over uniform

Students of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) protested against the varsity authorities for deciding to make uniform necessary for them from the next semester. Agitating students said the university authorities had been trying to forcefully implement their decision on them. “Dean College of Agriculture in an advisory meeting a few days ago announced to make uniform […]

26 year old collected ₹6 Crore In Just 6 Days For The Families Of The Pulwama Martyrs

After the ghastly terror attack in Pulwama, people from all walks of life are coming forward to help the families of the martyred jawans. Among them, Viveik Patel, a 26-year-old NRI residing in the US deserves a special mention. Viveik was devastated when he got to know about the tragedy.  He wanted to help the martyrs’ families […]

5.7 Cr Indians Are Dependent On Alcohol & Need Urgent Treatment, According To A Govt. Survey

In a worrisome revelation by a government survey that was carried out in all the 36 states and union territories, it was found that an estimated 5.7 crore people require treatment for alcohol dependency, 72 lakh individuals for cannabis use, 60 lakh for opioids and 11 lakh for sedatives. The findings were a part of the ‘Magnitude of Substance […]