Jalandhar

  • Doctor
    Jul 31, 2015 19:55 IST

    Sharp increase in HIV-positive cases in Kapurthala Jail

    The number of HIV-positive inmates at Kapurthala Central Jail has witnessed a sharp increase in the past three years.

  • Drug addiction Kolkata Cops
    Jul 31, 2015 19:01 IST

    Flesh trade racket busted, four arrested

    With the arrest of four persons, including two women, the CIA staff of Jalandhar police commissionerate claimed to have busted a flesh trade racket in the local three-star colony near Lamba Pind Chowk on Friday.

  • Arvind Kejriwal with HS Phoolka
    Jul 31, 2015 20:22 IST

    25lakh compensation to martyr Baljit's family too less:AAP leader

    Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader HS Phoolka on Friday attacked the Punjab government over compensation of Rs 25-lakh announced to martyr's Baljit Singh's family, terming it to be very less.

  • cancer cell
    Jul 30, 2015 19:48 IST

    Jalandhar hospital introduces new cancer therapy machine

    Jalandhar-based Capitol Hospital, a 300-bedded multi-super-speciality hospital, on Thursday announced offering radiotherapy cancer treatment with state of the art TrueBeam. It is a 6-D radiotherapy system that treats a patient with comfort.

  • accident
    Jul 29, 2015 15:53 IST

    Hoshiarpur: Five of family drown as car falls into canal

    Five members of a family, including two women and three children, drowned when their car fell into Shah Nehar in Talwara, 75 km from Hoshiarpur, on Wednesday.

  • Chandigarh police personnel outside the Sector 34 multiplex where ‘MSG The messenger’ is releasing.
    Jul 28, 2015 23:11 IST

    3 held with over 1 crore in hawala money in Jalandhar, Punjab

    A team of counter intelligence officers held three persons after recovering hawala money of over Rs one crore in cash from their possession on Monday night in Kartarpur town of district.

  • A file photo of Kapurthala Modern Jail. HT Photo
    Jul 28, 2015 21:11 IST

    Minor's death in jail: Judicial probe finds negligence by jail staff

    A judicial probe into the death of a minor Muslim boy, who was locked up with hardened criminals at an age of 16 in the jail, has found "negligence" by jail staff over the use of phone by the undertrial.

  • Delhi-Lahore bus
    Jul 28, 2015 20:03 IST

    Hindu leaders try to stop Delhi-Lahore bus, taken into custody

    As many as 50 workers of Hindu Jagriti Manch and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday tried to stop Delhi-Lahore bus at PAP Chowk, Jalandhar in protest against Pakistan's 'involvement' in Gurdaspur terror attack.

  • congress protest at Siswan T-point
    Jul 28, 2015 14:42 IST

    BJP workers attempt to stop Delhi-Lahore bus in Jalandhar

    Around 50 BJP workers tried to stop Delhi-Lahore bus in PAP chowk against Pakistan over Gurdaspur terror attack around 1pm in Jalandhar on Tuesday.

  • Gurdaspur
    Jul 27, 2015 18:26 IST

    Security beefed up after Gurdaspur attack across the city

    The security has been beefed in entire state after a high alert was issued, following the terror attack in Gurdaspur on Monday morning.

  • Ring Ka King
    Jul 27, 2015 18:49 IST

    Cricket has given me a lot, now it's my turn to give it back: Bhajji

    It was a moment of joy for students of IVY World School when ace cricketer Harbhajan Singh, fondly known as 'Bhajji', reached the school to inaugurate 'Harbhajan Singh Cricket Academy' with the motive to groom young cricketing talent and enable them to pursue a professional career in cricket.

  • The cases of ATM theft is rising in the region. HT Photo
    Jul 26, 2015 23:27 IST

    Rs 4.17 lakh looted from ATM in Hoshiarpur

    Unidentified persons struck at an automated teller machine (ATM) of the Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) at Bhikhowal village in the district in the wee hours of Sunday and decamped with Rs 4.17 lakh.

  • Crime
    Jul 25, 2015 23:30 IST

    2 arrested for raping minor in Jalandhar

    Police on Saturday arrested two youths for gangraping a 17-year-old girl and making a video of the crime at Ekta Nagar locality here on Friday night.

  • PTU
    Jul 25, 2015 19:00 IST

    Indefinite strike by PTU staff puts students in tizzy situation

    Due to the tussle between the staff of IK Gujral-Punjab Technical University (IKG-PTU) and government over the issue of transferring of corpus funds to build Maharaja Ranjit Singh Technical University in Bathinda, students of hundreds of state institutions affiliated with the university are suffering unnecessarily.

  • Anti-encroachment drive
    Jul 25, 2015 19:07 IST

    MC drive fails as illegal encroachments resurface again

    The campaign started by Phagwara municipal corporation (MC) to remove illegal encroachments has been a failure, as vendors with illegal stalls who had been removed from outside the bus stand by the authorities on Friday evening have again installed their stalls and shops at same place in less than 24 hours.