A 24-year-old youth was found dead in a drain on the Subhanpur Road on Wednesday morning. The motorcycle he was driving was also found at the site.
A local gang (known as Panaa gang), accused of killing proprietor Prince Vig in May 2012, opens fire at three youth- Simran, Deepansh and Vikas- outside a gym near Raja Garden at Basti Bawa Khel in Jalandhar. While Simran was declared brought dead, the other two are criticially injured. The three were to appear for a court hearing in Prince murder case today.
Four-and-a-half-year-old Diya, daughter of Major Sukhjit Singh, who was abducted from outside her house on Monday evening, was dramatically found packed in a plastic gunny bag abandoned in an empty plot in New Defence Colony, just 150 yards from the house of Diya.
Actor and singer Yuvraj Hans, son of Hans Raj Hans, denied here on Tuesday that his father has converted to Islam. He termed the report just a rumour.
The attempt of two women to abduct two-month-old baby boy Pulkit at Krishan Nagar near Mandi Road on Tuesday failed as the child's mother started shouting for help.
The district police, on Tuesday, claimed to have busted a gang of thieves that used to steal dual trans-receiving units (DTRUs) from mobile towers, batteries and feeder cables.
Once known as a hub for small-scale industry, the town is now at the verge of losing this tag as several industrial units are either closing their shutters or shifting out to Himachal Pradesh or Haryana, notwithstanding the claims of the state government to strengthen the industrial sector in the region.
Saluting the spirit of excellence in journalism, the department of journalism and mass communication of Guru Nanak Dev University Regional campus Ladhewali, on Monday, took an initiative of honouring a student every year for excellence in journalism during their media fest ‘Bonjour’.
Relatives of 16-year-old Kulraj, a Class-10 student who committed suicide on Sunday, after being allegedly harassed and beaten up by some of his schoolmates, sat on a dharna on Monday and refused to cremate the body till the accused were arrested.
The Jalandhar rural police have been running two of its police stations 'illegally' apparently encroaching on buildings of the health department.
A 37-year-old man was beaten to death in Mehmowal village by fellow villagers over a community dispute.As per the complaint of deceased Parupkar Singh's brother, about 15-20 persons attacked him late Saturday evening when he was going to his 'haveli'. He was rushed to a hospital in a critical condition but he died soon after.
Miscreants targeted yet another ATM (automated teller machine) of Punjab National Bank (PNB), this time in Mukerian and looted cash worth lakhs of rupees. Bank authorities failed to give the exact loss but informed that `24 lakh was added to the machine on Friday and Rs 50,000 on Saturday.
The Punjab government's agricultural department has failed to issue notification declaring the new grain market and the vegetable market here as the main yard even as the market committee had sent a 2009 resolution in this regard to the authorities concerned.
Around 1,18,458 children below the age of five years were administrated polio drops on the first day of the three-day state- level immunisation campaign for pulse polio in the district, which was launched here on Sunday.
The municipal corporation has already collected Rs 24.5 crore as property tax during this fiscal, surpassing the last year's figure of Rs 21crore. The MC is, however, expecting to cross the figure of Rs 30crore by the end of March as half of the units are yet to deposit the tax.