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Punjab to complete river cleaning project by 2013

April 27, 2012 at 10:34 PM

Chandigarh, April 27 (IANS) An ambitious Rs.2,332-crore project to clean the rivers of Punjab would be completed by December 2013, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said here Friday.

Toll in Jalandhar factory accident rises to 23

April 22, 2012 at 9:48 PM

Jalandhar, April 22 (IANS) With rescue teams recovering more bodies Sunday, the death toll in the blanket factory collapse in Jalandhar has risen to 23.

Jalandhar collapse: Worker rescued after 72 hours

April 19, 2012 at 11:01 AM

Jalandhar, April 19 (IANS) The untiring efforts of rescue teams engaged in finding survivors beneath the collapsed blanket manufacturing factory in this Punjab city saw more success early Thursday with a trapped worker being rescued after 72 hours under the debris.

Hopes recede of finding survivors in collapsed Punjab factory

April 18, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Jalandhar, April 18 (IANS) Hopes of finding more survivors in the collapsed four-storeyed blanket manufacturing factory in Jalandhar began to recede Wednesday evening though a teenaged boy was pulled out of the debris earlier in the day after almost 55 hours of the collapse that has claimed 10 lives so far.

Worker rescued 55 hours after Jalandhar factory collapse

April 18, 2012 at 10:29 AM

Jalandhar, April 18 (IANS) A teenage boy was pulled out from the debris of the collapsed blanket factory here Wednesday, nearly 55 hours after the four-storey building had been flattened, police said. Many more people could still be trapped, officials said as rescue efforts continued for the third day.

Rescuers struggle to save buried workers in Punjab

April 17, 2012 at 9:33 PM

Jalandhar, April 17 (IANS) Rescuers Tuesday raced against time in Punjab's Jalandhar city to save the lives of dozens of garment workers who were trapped under the debris of a factory building that collapsed two days ago, killing six people, police said.

Industrialist held after factory collapse leaves six dead

April 17, 2012 at 9:27 AM

Jalandhar (Punjab), April 17 (IANS) Prominent industrialist Sheetal Vij has been arrested after a factory building owned by him collapsed, leaving at least six workers dead and many trapped under the debris, police said Tuesday as rescue teams continued to hunt for survivors.

Jalandhar factory collapse kills two, probe ordered

April 16, 2012 at 9:39 PM

Jalandhar (Punjab), April 16 (IANS) The Punjab government Monday evening ordered an inquiry into the collapse of the building of a blanket factory here late Sunday night which left two people dead and several others trapped under the debris.

Factory building collapses in Jalandhar, one dead, 30 still trapped

April 16, 2012 at 12:19 PM

Jalandhar, April 16 (ANI): A building housing a blanket factory collapsed in Jalandhar late on Sunday night, leaving one person dead.

Jalandhar factory collapse: one dead, several trapped

April 16, 2012 at 11:47 AM

Jalandhar (Punjab), April 16 (IANS) At least one person was killed and several workers feared trapped under debris after a four-storeyed blanket factory building collapsed here, police said Monday.

Several trapped as factory building collapses in Jalandhar

April 16, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Jalandhar, April 16 (IANS) Several workers were feared trapped under debris after a four-storeyed factory building collapsed in Punjab's Jalandhar city, 150 km from state capital Chandigarh.

Several workers trapped as Jalandhar building collapses

April 16, 2012 at 7:55 AM

Jalandhar, April 16 (IANS) Several workers were feared trapped after a three-storyed factory building collapsed in Punjab's Jalandhar city, 150 km from state capital Chandigarh.

Akalis, BJP build on new, secular identity (Punjab Newsletter)

April 14, 2012 at 1:23 PM

Chandigarh, April 14 (IANS) The 2012 assembly elections in Punjab brought out a new dimension in the politics of the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal and its alliance partner, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Both parties, hitherto identified with their strong Sikh and Hindu ideology respectively, have now successfully experimented with something more secular.

At 101, Fauja Singh still running!

April 1, 2012 at 3:41 PM

London/Chandigarh, April 1 (IANS) As he turned a memorable 101-years-old Sunday, Sikh marathoner Fauja Singh did not have his birthday celebrations on his mind at his London home. Instead, the oldest athlete on earth is busy preparing for his next event - the London Marathon - on April 22.

Vanya wins Femina Miss India World title

March 31, 2012 at 1:47 PM

Jalandhar girl Vanya Mishra has crowned as the Pantaloons Femina Miss India (PFMI) World 2012 title at a gala event.

Jalandhar girl wins Femina Miss India World title

March 31, 2012 at 12:38 AM

Mumbai, March 31 (IANS) Jalandhar girl Vanya Mishra was Friday crowned Pantaloons Femina Miss India (PFMI) World 2012 title at a gala event here.

Fire guts Jalandhar sports factory

March 24, 2012 at 5:28 PM

Jalandhar (punjab), Mar.24 (ANI): A fire destroyed a sports manufacturing factory here on Saturday.

Candidates contesting assembly polls in Punjab cast their votes

January 30, 2012 at 8:29 PM

Amritsar/Jalandhar, Jan 30 (ANI): Candidates contesting the assembly polls in Punjab cast their votes on Monday, and urged the voters to exercise their franchise to strengthen democracy.

Candidates contesting assembly polls in Punjab cast their votes

January 30, 2012 at 7:15 PM

Amritsar/Jalandhar, Jan 30 (ANI): Candidates contesting the assembly polls in Punjab cast their votes on Monday, and urged the voters to exercise their franchise to strengthen democracy.

SAD-BJP coalition would create industrial clusters to promote growth in Punjab: Jaitley

January 24, 2012 at 8:24 PM

Jalandhar, Jan 24 (ANI): With just six days left for assembly polls in Punjab, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP coalition would create industrial clusters to promote growth in the state, if re-elected to power.

Rajasthan Govt. has no right to stop Rushdie's video link address: Jaitley

January 24, 2012 at 8:24 PM

Jalandhar, Jan 24 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley on Tuesday criticized the Ashok Gehlot-led government in Rajasthan for not allowing controversial author Salman Rushdie to address participants at the Jaipur Literature Festival via video link.

SAD-BJP coalition would create industrial clusters to promote growth in Punjab: Jaitley

January 24, 2012 at 5:35 PM

Jalandhar, Jan 24 (ANI): With just six days left for assembly polls in Punjab, senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP coalition would create industrial clusters to promote growth in the state, if re-elected to power.

Rajasthan Govt. has no right to stop Rushdie's video link address: Jaitley

January 24, 2012 at 5:35 PM

Jalandhar, Jan 24 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley on Tuesday criticized the Ashok Gehlot-led government in Rajasthan for not allowing controversial author Salman Rushdie to address participants at the Jaipur Literature Festival via video link.

Punjab villagers express lament over failed political promises ahead of polls

January 20, 2012 at 8:57 PM

Rajatal/Jalandhar (Punjab), Jan.20 (ANI): Villagers living in the border areas of Rajatal and Jalandhar in Punjab on Friday expressed sorrow over political parties and state governments failing to provide basic amenities to them.

Punjab villagers express lament over failed political promises ahead of polls

January 20, 2012 at 8:07 PM

Rajatal/Jalandhar (Punjab), Jan.20 (ANI): Villagers living in the border areas of Rajatal and Jalandhar in Punjab on Friday expressed sorrow over political parties and state governments failing to provide basic amenities to them.

Indian Army organises weapons exhibition in Jalandhar

January 15, 2012 at 8:14 PM

Jalandhar, Jan 15 (ANI): In a bid to inspire and educate young minds, the Indian Army organised an exhibition displaying its major weapons and communication technologies to residents in Jalandhar on Saturday.