All-India Human Rights Watch on Sunday evening held a candlelight march in support of the Class-7 student of Atam Devki Niketan School, who was allegedly molested by her schoolbus driver.
Distraught over his wife's suspected infidelity, a 38-year-old shopkeeper allegedly hanged himself to death in his house in Janakpuri on Sunday.
Traffic police and municipal corporation (MC) have closed their eyes towards the illegal parking in front of the restaurants on Malhar Road, which leads to traffic jams, especially during evening. Even as the traffic wing and MC have jointly started a drive to ease traffic woes of residents
A day after her husband was strangulated to death and she was stabbed, Neena Girdhar identified the assailant as a former employee of her husband. Narrating the incident to police, the 52-year-old alleged that Chhotu, their former employee, and now a matchmaker, had killed her husband Sudhir Girdhar, 57, and tried to kill her too.
The star cast and crew of the upcoming Punjabi movie 'Love You Soniye' came to city to promote the movie on Saturday. They addressed a press conference at 'Bollywood Tadka' near Ansal Plaza on Ferozepur Road.
The Haibowal police arrested a man for allegedly abducting and raping a 16-year-old girl on Saturday. The accused, Sonu Kumar alias Sonu (22), is a resident of Chand Colony of Dairy Complex, Haibowal.
School staff, and parents, whose wards are studying at Government Senior Secondary School, Multipurpose, are worried with the municipal corporation's decision to come up with a multi-level parking at the school.
Unidentified miscreants allegedly strangulated a businessman to death and stabbed his wife at their house on Hira Singh Road near SCD Government College on late Thursday night. The accused also ransacked the house before fleeing. However, if anything was stolen is yet to be ascertained.
As many as nine new cases of dengue were reported from city hospitals on Friday. Of them, four patients belong to Ludhiana, two are from Jalandhar, while one patient each is from Sangrur, Kapurthala and Rajasthan.
Appreciating the government's decision to reduce property tax on collector rate to 75% for industry, the Indian Medical Association Punjab demanded the government to give same relief in property tax to the hospitals, nursing homes as well as clinics.
Even as the officials of Municipal Corporation are excited over the ambitious project of widening the Ferozepur Road, the government of India has so far not granted permission to axe nearly 2,000 trees along the roadside.
Mullanpur Dakha town that comprises a population of around 20,000 has no proper place to dump the garbage generated every day in the town. As a result, the vacant plots and roadsides have been turning into garbage dumps, gradually.
A group of around five men were caught by a passerby, while trying to steal the safe from a jeweller's shop at Waraich market of Basti Jodhewal area in the wee hours on Thursday, but they managed to give him a slip and decamped with gold and silver jewellery worth Rs 35,000.
The anti-narcotic and anti-illicit liquor smuggling wing arrested a chemist and his employee and recovered psychotropic drugs worth Rs 3 lakh from them on Wednesday. The accused have been identified as Narpinder Singh alias Nippi of Dugri, who runs a chemist shop, Nippi Mahindra Medicals, at a link road on Gill road, and his employee Raj Kumar of Haibowal.
Scientists of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), Ludhiana, participated in the 30th annual conference of Indian Association of Veterinary Pathologists. The national symposium on 'Advances and application of diagnostic pathology for disease management in livestock, poultry, pet, fish, laboratory animal and wildlife' was held in College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Odisha.