Former Punjab director general of police (DGP) KPS Gill on Thursday said the Punjab Police had done the right thing in leading the combat operation against terrorists at Dinanagar in Gurdaspur on Monday.
A Punjab and Haryana high court (HC) bench on Thursday admitted the appeals filed by the Haryana government and Buti Ram, father of deceased Jyoti, against the acquittal of Himachal Pradesh Congress member of legislative assembly (MLA) Ram Kumar Chaudhary and 11 others in connection with the girls' murder case.
The hearing on a petition challenging the land acquisition for a road leading to a resort owned by the Badals in SAS Nagar has been adjourned to August 19.
Recognising the gallantry of the slain superintendent of police (SP) Baljit Singh in the Dinanagar terror attack, the Punjab government on Thursday announced a compensation of Rs 25 lakh to the family, besides the offer of the post of deputy superintendent of police (DSP) to his son.
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday sought responses from Punjab deputy chief minister, Sukhbir Singh Badal and the state government on an application filed alleging "conflict of interest" as the ruling Badal family owned transport firms in the state.
In view of the construction of a washable apron at platform number 2 at the Chandigarh railway station, as many as five trains will not cross the city station between August 10 and September 4.
Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal has invited Poland's JMP Flowers, a global giant in the horticulture sector, to invest in a mega project of producing exotic flowers on proposed 100 acres near Ludhiana.
Finally, after many twists and turns, it has arrived! In a relief to lakhs of pre-2006 retirees of the armed forces and central government, their pension has been revised with effect from January 1, 2006, rather than from September 24, 2012.
Bomb found near Gurdaspur bus stand destroyed by bomb disposal squad
The Delhi high court on Thursday dismissed pleas of Congress MPs Ambika Soni and Kumari Selja challenging the central government’s order to evict them from type-VIII bungalows in Lutyens’ Delhi.
The journey from school to college takes a couple of days but it can be a daunting metamorphosis for many a student. The discipline of school to the liberating environment of college is a new experience for every youngster. Hindustan Times interacted with celebrities from the region to understand just how they coped and made the most of college life.
Close on the heels of the confrontation within over the allegation of favouring the Punjab officers, Punjab State Information Commission on Wednesday disposed of a petition that had only sought to look at the record about the collection of education cess on liquor.
Bomb scare in Gurdaspur, suspicious packet found near bus stand, bomb disposal squad called in
City residents will have to pay the house tax, but there is some relief as the UT administration on Wednesday decided to give rebate of 25% (instead of 10%) for those who deposit the house tax in the first two months. However, it refused to revise the rate fixed in the notification issued on July 27.
Union home minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday that the three terrorists who attacked Dinanagar town in Punjab’s Gurdaspur district had come from Pakistan via the Ravi river.