Prashant Kishor quits as Principal Advisor to Capt Amarinder Singh

August 5, 2021

Political strategist Prashant Kishor has resigned as Principal Advisor to Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh ahead of the 2022 state Assembly election. He was appointed Principal Advisor by the chief minister in March this year and had already held meetings with state government officials and MLAs. He was expected t | Read more|

Former India cricketer Yashpal Sharma dies of heart attack

July 13, 2021

Former Indian cricketer and 1983 World Cup winner Yashpal Sharma has died of heart attack on Tuesday morning. Yashpal was one of the heroes in India s World Cup triumph in 1983. He played a pivotal role in the cup by scoring 240 runs at an average of 34.28 including a match-winning 60 against England in the semi-finals | Read more|

With 43,846 Covid Cases, India Sees Biggest Daily Rise In Nearly 4 Months

March 21, 2021

India has added 43,846 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, setting another highest daily-high in nearly four months, amid a worrying surge in Covid cases that has prompted states like Punjab, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu to consider return of school closures, restrictions on public gatherings | Read more|

Warned About Accepting Foreign Funds, Says Punjab's Biggest Farmer Group

December 20, 2020

One of the leading farmers' groups playing a big role in the protests has been accused of accepting foreign funds without proper clearances. The Bharatiya Kisan Union (Ugrahan) -- the largest and most dominant in Punjab with a huge follower base -- has been issued warning by a bank and told to get mandatory registratio | Read more|

Massive Farmer Protests In Punjab, Haryana, Roads, Rail Tracks Blocked

September 25, 2020

Farmers' unions across several states, including, Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh, are taking part in a "Bharat Bandh" today to protest the farm bills cleared by Parliament last week amid pandemonium inside and fierce agitations outside. The protesting farmers have warned the government that their agitations will int | Read more|

20 fresh COVID-19 cases reported in CISF

May 26, 2020

The Central Industrial Security Force on Tuesday reported 20 fresh coronavirus cases, with 18 from its unit that guards the Delhi airport, officials said. As per news report of PTI, the force has a total of 78 active COVID-19 cases, while 132 personnel have recovered from the disease till now. | Read more|

Punjab Kesari

March 26, 2018

Sunil Sharma, Himachal; Harish Sharma, Sr. Business Executive, Chandigarh; Rajendra Kumar, Aslam Siddiqui, Bureau Chief, Delhi, Punjab Kesari | Read more|