Judicial magistrate Ashok Kumar on Saturday issued non-bailable warrants against all directors of Deccan Chronicle Holdings Limited (DCHL), including vice-chairman-cum-director and authorised signatory PK Iyer, in a cheque-bounce case.
High drama prevailed at Dadu Majra when a 30-year-old woman, who was under the influence of some intoxicant, jumped into a pond on Saturday afternoon.
CBI special judge Vimal Kumar on Saturday adjourned the hearing of the infamous cash at judge's doorstep case to June 3. Former high court judge Nirmal Yadav is an accused in the case.
Special CBI judge Swarana Kanta Sharma dismissed the bail plea of an accused, Dharmendra Kumar, in the Rs. 10-crore railway bribery case, on Saturday. The CBI told the court that his release could impact the probe, which was in its initial stages.
Taking up a petition filed by a resident of Ram Darbar, seeking directions for promptly locating his sister and her two children who were allegedly kidnapped on May 16, the Punjab and Haryana high court issued notice of motion to the Chandigarh senior superintendent of police (SSP).
Strict security arrangements have been made to ensure free, fair and peaceful zila parishad and block samiti elections to be held on Sunday.
The examination for admission to postgraduate courses at Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) will take place at 12 centres in the city on Sunday. PGIMER spokesperson Manju Wadwalkar said all security arrangements had been made for the exam.
A US court has dismissed a case filed by a Sikh rights group accusing Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal of being involved in human rights violations. In its order, the US district court in Wisconsin ruled that Badal was never served with the court summons as was being claimed by the New York-based Sikhs for Justice, which had filed the case against him.
Two station house officers in Panchkula have been indicted in a preliminary probe for allegedly taking bribe from some bookies who were recently apprehended by Haryana police.
Girls outperformed boys in the Punjab school education board Class-12 results declared on Saturday, with two girls sharing the top position with a score of 96.89%. Ludhiana's Mehak and Maninder Kaur of Malout in Muktsar district stand number one on a merit list where top six positions have gone to girls from the humanities stream.
A court-ordered probe by the Chandigarh police into the death of Sharmila Gupta, who was crushed under the rear wheel of a Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) bus on May 7, has recommended the stick for five cops accused of delay.
Mystery shrouds the death of a 23-year-old woman who fell from the sixth-floor apartment of a Punjab superintendent of police (SP) here on Friday morning.
The UT administration has initiated a survey to get the Sector 26 Grain Market rid of its perennial problems of rampant encroachments, dilapidated roads, and slush and filth.
I Don’t Love U explores the world of multimedia messaging service and the havoc that its misuse has created in many a young girl’s life. In Chandigarh on Friday, lead actress Chetna said, “It is a realistic film that is based on numerous MMS scandals, not any one in particular.”