• BSP
    Sep 05, 2015 22:32 IST

    BSP aims at cleaning up 'corrupt' system of Indian politics: Kashyap

    Lashing out at the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress leaderships for corruption in the country, Narinder Kashyap, national general secretary of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), said that the BSP wanted to clean up the entire `corrupt' system of Indian politics and the party has started a campaign for motivating the poor people across the country to teach a lesson to corrupt politicians.

  • Judiciary symbollic photo
    Sep 04, 2015 21:34 IST

    HC cell to probe graft charges against three Bathinda judges

    The Punjab and Haryana high court vigilance cell will investigate serious allegations of corruption against three local judicial officers.

  • Drugs-n
    Sep 04, 2015 21:09 IST

    Medical store raid: 145 boxes of banned drugs seized in Goniana

    The zonal drug licensing authority of the Punjab health department seized 145 boxes of banned medicines from a medical store in Goniana in Bathinda district. The teams of five drug inspectors from three districts raided the medical store owned by Rajiv Garg, a resident of Bathinda. Harjinder Singh, who led the inspection team, said that around 63 types of medicines falling in Schedule-H drug categories, which included narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances.

  • Union cabinet minister Harsimrat Badal. HT Photo.
    Sep 03, 2015 22:59 IST

    Harsimrat Kaur Badal terms whitefly attack 'natural calamity'

    Terming damage to the cotton crop due to whitefly attack a "natural calamity", Union minister for food processing and member of Parliament from Bathinda Harsimrat Kaur Badal assured the farmers of taking up their concerns with the Union government.

  • Dead body
    Sep 03, 2015 19:14 IST

    Woman takes paramour's help to kill daughter; booked

    A woman and her alleged paramour have been booked in connection with the murder of her teenage daughter.

  • School Bus-N
    Sep 02, 2015 20:52 IST

    Transport department cracks down on school vehicles flouting norms

    The district transport department on Wednesday took action against the vehicles flouting norms, especially school vehicles, with district transport officers (DTOs) from other districts deployed in the operation here.

  • Captian Amarinder Singh adressing mediapersons after winning in Amritsar on Friday. Sameer Sehgal/HT
    Sep 01, 2015 22:18 IST

    Amarinder against giving PAU land in Bathinda for AIIMS

    Congress deputy leader in Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh on Tuesday warned the Punjab government against taking away the Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) land in Bathinda for setting up All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).

  • Captian Amarinder Singh adressing mediapersons after winning in Amritsar on Friday. Sameer Sehgal/HT
    Aug 31, 2015 19:05 IST

    Badals have done nothing except accumulating money: Captain Amarinder

    Congress deputy leader in the Lok Sabha and former Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh said here on Monday that the Badals have done nothing for Punjab except making money for themselves.

  • Stabbing
    Aug 31, 2015 18:44 IST

    Dejected lover kills girl by cutting her throat in Abohar

    A 20-year-old dejected lover killed a 19-year-old girl on Monday when she refused to accept his proposal to marry him at a village in Abohar, a subdivision of Fazilka district.

  • Senior citizen crime
    Aug 31, 2015 10:24 IST

    Muktsar youth shot dead, three of family booked

    The Muktsar police have registered a case against three members of a family from Rupana village on charges of murder of Amaritpal Singh (25), a residnet of Muktsar town.

  • Punjab cabinet minister Sikander Singh Maluka-n
    Aug 30, 2015 23:06 IST

    War of words between SAD, Cong over false cases in Rampura Phul

    The war of words between the Congress and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) in the Rampura Phul assembly segment over their respective party men allegedly being falsely implicated by the police escalated on Sunday with both parties holding protest rallies at Bhagta in this district.

  • harsimrat kaur badal
    Aug 30, 2015 22:16 IST

    AAP a pack of liars, full of contradictions: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

    Union minister for food processing industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Sunday termed the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as a pack of liars and a party full of contradictions.

  • Capt Amarinder Singh
    Aug 30, 2015 20:37 IST

    Badals made Punjab economically, socially bankrupt, says Amarinder

    Former chief minister and deputy leader in the Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh on Sunday blamed the Shiromani Akali Dal Bharatiya Janata Party (SAD-BJP) government for the sorry state of industries, agriculture and economy in Punjab

  • Sisters of jail inmates waiting outside a jail on Raksha Bandhan in Bathinda
    Aug 29, 2015 20:47 IST

    Bathinda: Mayor, women visitors face embarrassment at central jail

    Mayor Balwant Rai Nath and commoners had to face embarrassment at the central jail here because of the mismanagement by jail authorities on the occasion of the festival of Raksha Bandhan.

  • Medical Insurance
    Aug 29, 2015 12:30 IST

    Para-Medical Council in Mohali not recognised by govt: DRME

    The director of research and medical education (DRME), Punjab, has issued a notice stating that the Para Medial Council (Punjab), running from SAS Nagar, is not recognised by the Punjab government and the state government has also not constituted any para medical council or registered any so far.