Pvt hospitals asked not to charge over Rs 2,200 for ventilators

The Punjab Pollution Control Board has issued directions to all districts to observe a clean Diwali.

PPCB video on ill-effects of firecrackers to be screened in cinema halls

The total number of dengue patients in the district has reached 341, with as many as 37 more persons testing positive for the disease in the past three days.

In view of the increased mortality of children due to diarrhoea, the Health Department shall be observing Intensive Diarrhoea Control Fortnight in Jalandhar district from July 11 to 30.

With the Health Department having witnessed its most challenging year in terms of endemic dengue cases last year, the health authorities today held a dengue control and prevention drive in the dist

Nearly 45 persons have died of AIDS at Terkiana and Badhaiya villages of Dasuya in Hoshiarpur in the past 15 years. Besises, many villagers are reportedly infected with the virus.

While the permissible limits for noise pollution in the district is 50 decibels in silence zones and 55 decibels in residential areas, the decibels have been far extending that limit every Diwali i

As many as 100 schools across the district will be getting lessons in environment conservation under the Microsoft Create to Inspire School in the district.

In the danger zone as far groundwater goes, the city of Jalandhar is bogged down by various extremes when it comes to water conservation.