Twenty-one persons were killed and 60 injured in two separate incidents involving Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) buses in Shimla district on Wednesday..
The Border Security Force (BSF) has nabbed one of its own constables who had allegedly ‘compromised’ to make way for a consignment from across the border a couple of months ago.
Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) chief Avtar Singh Makkar has advised Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Lok Sabha member from Sangrur, Bhagwant Mann, to behave like a responsible MP and not like a comedian.
In the backdrop of the communal violence in Saharanpur, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader HS Phoolka has called upon the Akal Takht to take the lead in maintaining communal harmony and peace.
Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday ordered withdrawal of the amendment made in the first proviso to section 13 (1) of the Punjab VAT Act, 2005 for availing input tax credit and asked the excise and taxation department to draft an ordinance in this regard and present it for approval in the next meeting of the state cabinet.
Terming the communal riots between the Sikhs and Muslims in traditionally peaceful area of Saharanpur town of Uttar Pradesh as unfortunate Prem Singh Chandumanra, MP from Anandpur Sahib, here today urged the central government that it should ensure the security and safety of lives and property of the Sikh community living in trouble torn state.
The Sarkaghat police have booked four youths on a complainant of a girl that one among them had recorded her visuals while she was changing the clothes during a marriage ceremony. The victim has alleged that the accused had sent the MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) to two of his friends, who later sent vulgar remarks to her.
The central government has asked states to do away with affidavits for government-related work and promote self-attestation of documents.