KASUR, Aug 23: Around 100,000 people have been evacuated from flooded villages in Pakistan's Punjab province, emergency services said on Wednesday.

PAKISTAN, March 14: Amid a third wave of the coronavirus that is gripping Pakistan’s largest province, Punjab, and the northern part of the country, Pakistani health and administrative authorities have imposed a partial lockdown in affected areas.

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, Dec 29: India’s major grain-growing state of Punjab on Monday asked police to crack down on farmers and sympathisers vandalising telecommunication masts as they intensify their weeks-long protests against farm deregulation.

JUMLA, Oct 1: The four children who arrived in Jumla all the way from the Indian State of Punjab 10 days ago in search of their long-lost father have been sent to Surkhet after the police traced their home address. According to the police, their father’s name is Amar Pariyar who used to work in India long ago.

JUMLA, Sept 29: Four children aged between three to 17 years have arrived in Khalanga, Jumla, all the way from the Indian State of Punjab in search of their father. The eldest one of them, Madhu BK, stated that their father was a daily wage earner in Punjab and he went missing three years ago.

POKHARA, Oct 30: The batsman from Punjab Ravi Inder Singh made his first half-century of the league as Pokhara Paltan bounced back from second match defeat to win by five wickets against Chitwan Rhinos to make it two wins in three matches in the ongoing Pokhara Premier League (PPL), at Pokhara Cricket Ground, on Monday. Paras Khadka-led Rhinos have lost their both games in the league so far.

Sidhu's Huge Hug

August 23, 2018 09:55 am

Often, it is said that a hug is a perfect gift – one size fits all and nobody minds if you exchange it. But, in Navjot Singh Sidhu’s case – the legendary Indian cricketer and a minister in the state of Punjab – the saying severely differed. By nature, Sidhu is frank. His jolly gestures have lit up several TV stations time, and time again. It was okay for some when he showed his affection toward his fellow hosts, but his hug, with the Pakistani Army Chief – General Qamar Javed Bajwa  – during the oath ceremony of the newly elected Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, stirred a huge controversy across India.

Mumbai Indians beat Kings XI Punjab by three runs to stay alive in the 2018 Indian Premier League (IPL 2018) playoffs race.

KATHMANDU, May 16: Kings XI Punjab has won the toss and elected to field first in a 50th match (N) of ongoing Indian Premier League at Mumbai on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU May 12: Kolkata Knight Riders has won the match against Kings XI Punjab by 31 runs in the 44th match of ongoing Indian Premier League held at Indore on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, May 12: Kings XI Punjab has to chase the highest 246 runs target of this season-2018 presented by Kolkata Knight Riders in the 44th match of ongoing Indian Premier League held at Indore on Saturday.

KL Rahul’s magnificent knock went in vain as Rajasthan Royals, desperately chasing a spot in the IPL 2018 playoffs, pulled off a vital 15-run over Kings XI Punjab.

KL Rahul, who smashed IPL’s fastest 50 earlier, paced his innings to a beauty to hand Kings XI Punjab a six-wicket win over bottom-placed Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2018 in Indore on Sunday.

Riding on wonder spinner Rashid Khan's brilliant effort, Sunrisers Hyderabad produced an inspired bowling display to eke out a fighting 13-run win over in-form Kings XI Punjab.

KATHMANDU, April 23: Kings XI Punjab has set the144 runs target for Delhi Daredevils in the 22nd match of Indian Premier League at Delhi.

KATHMANDU, April 19: Kings XI Punjab have won the toss and elected to bat first against Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League (IPL) game between two in-form teams in Mohali on Thursday.

Chemjong joins Minerva Punjab

January 24, 2018 10:24 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 24: Nepal national football team’s first choice goalkeeper Kiran Chemjong has signed for India’s top division league (I-League) outfit Minerva Punjab for rest of the season on Tuesday.

NEW DELHI, April 11: Indian Premier League’s tenth season not only has the cricket lovers excited but is also keeping all Bollywood followers glued to the screens.

The essence of Punjab

March 24, 2017 00:15 am

Normally, people tend to mainly focus on the spices and flavoring while cooking Punjabi cuisines but the upcoming festival is looking to take the traditional, wholesome menus up a notch with their modern and progressive approach to it.

Five Nepali kids rescued from Punjab

September 1, 2016 19:27 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: The Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare has rescued five children from Punjab, India.

"Udta Punjab" is a work of contemporary art so audaciously unprecedented in its vision and execution of a subject that is topical and timeless. You wonder if Bollywood, as we love and hate it, is finally growing up.