Saturday, January 28, 2023

Punjab

Mohali armed forces institute prepares girls for guns, glory

Preparatory school for girls -- the very words conjure an image of upper-crust young women getting ready for marriage. But the Punjab government-run Mai Bhago Armed Forces Preparatory Institute is breaking every stereotype to pave the way for girls...

‘Will challenge Punjab caretaker CM’s appointment’

Pakistan’s ex-premier Imran Khan has said he will challenge in the Supreme Court the appointment of Mohsin Naqvi as the caretaker chief minister of Punjab, describing him an “enemy” of his party and slamming the election commission for reducing...

RoundGlass Punjab end Real Kashmir’s unbeaten run with 1-0 win

Pranjal Bhumij produced the solitary goal as RoundGlass Punjab FC overcame a nine-men Real Kashmir FC 1–0 in an I League match at the TRC Stadium here on Monday.With this win, RGPFC jumped to the second position on the...

RPG attack in Punjab: Oppn attack AAP govt, demand CM’s resignation

Following a rocket-propelled grenade attack on a police station in Punjab’s Tarn Taran district, Opposition parties on Saturday demanded Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann’s resignation and said it was the “direct result” of the AAP government’s “apathy” in maintaining law...

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Karnataka beat Punjab, Saurashtra defeat TN

Karnataka opener R Samarth slammed a match-winning half-century to help his side beat Punjab by four wickets in the first quarterfinal of Narendra Modi Stadium Ground ‘A’.They will now meet Saurashtra in the semifinal, who entered the last four...

Imran’s assassination bid: Police finally register FIR

Police in Pakistan’s Punjab province on Tuesday registered an FIR in the assassination attempt on former Prime Minister Imran Khan, days after the incident, and named the assailant who was taken into custody as the prime accused in the...

Amarinder Singh cautions againstreturn of 1980s dark era in Punjab

Warning against the return of the dark era of the 1980s in Punjab, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday stated that the way things were unfolding in the state recently,...

Stubble burning not political issue: Tomar

ASKS FOUR STATES TO TAKE STEPS TO CONTROL IT USING AVAILABLE SOLUTIONS As air pollution rises, agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday said stubble burning is not a “political issue”, while expressing concern over rising such incidents in neighbouring...

104 lakh MT paddy procured in Punjab

More than 105 lakh metric tonnes (MT) paddy arrived in marketing yards in Punjab, out of which 104 lakh MT paddy was procured till Saturday.In neighbouring Haryana, a record 52 lakh MT paddy has been procured and Rs 10,000...

Kerala replacing Punjab as ‘capital of drugs’: Governor

Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Saturday said the state was replacing Punjab as the “capital of drugs” and felt ashamed that the two main sources of revenue of the southern state were lottery and alcohol.Khan, who is at...