27 Jul 2011
Heeding to the years-long demands of the people in the region, Punjab government on Wednesday declared Fazilka and Pathankot as the new districts of the state. The decision takes the number of districts in the state to 22.
02 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The terrorists, who carried out the attacks in Pathankot air force base today, were in regular touch with their Pakistani handlers, who even arranged a taxi for them by calling from a mobile number of that country.
01 Sep 2016
Dublin: The European Union's imposition of a 13 billion euro ($14.5 billion) back tax bill on Apple is "total political crap", Chief Executive Tim Cook said in a newspaper interview on Thursday, and anti-US bias may have played a role. But in a separate radio interview he vowed to boost Apple's tax payments by repatriating billions of dollars in global profits to the United States next year.
16 Aug 2015
Lahore: Pakistan's Punjab province Home Minister Shuja Khanzada was assassinated today when a suicide bomber blew himself up at his house in Attock district, killing at least 12 people and injuring several others in the brazen attack.
29 Jun 2015
Lahore: At least four terrorists were killed today in an encounter with the law enforcement agencies in Pakistan's Punjab province, with the officials claiming to have averted a 'major terror attack.'
18 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Indian Oil Corp (IOC), the nation's largest oil firm, plans to raise processing of cheaper crude oil varieties to 30 percent by 2017-18 as part of its efforts to improve margins.
05 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The advent of modern technology has led to many ground-breaking scientific discoveries in recent times. These discoveries leave us stunned in terms of their magnificence and make life easy at every level. Tighten your seatbelts and get ready for a scientific rollercoaster ride that will make you experience the impact of numbers and technology on human lives.
09 Mar 2016
Ternate (Indonesia): A solar eclipse began sweeping across the vast Indonesian archipelago today, with hordes of sky gazers set to watch the spectacle, which will be marked by parties, prayers and tribal rituals.
11 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: ‘Perform or perish’ is the terse message that Punjab's deputy commissioners (DCs) got from Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday.
15 Feb 2014
Mansa (Punjab): To ensure paperless and hassle-free governance in Punjab, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal has launched an e-district project in Mansa and announced that the state would be able to deliver citizen-centric services online within nine months.