- May 27, 2015 16:43 IST
The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued notice to three students of Jindal Global Law School in Haryana who are accused of perpetrating sexual abuses on a junior BBA/MBA course student. The notice will be served on the three students -- Hardik Sikri, Vikas Garg and Karan Chhabra -- through jail superintendent in Sonipat as they are in judicial custody.
- May 27, 2015 10:18 IST
The walk from chakki, the condemned cell (prison cell in which those sentenced to death await execution) to the gallows at the Ambala Central Jail is very short. But life convict Dharampal of Shahpur Turk in Sonepat, whose mercy petition was rejected by the President in 2013, did not walk the distance for about 18 years. Not that he did not have the courage, but because he was not allowed to move out of the solitary confinement before the execution day.
- May 27, 2015 16:34 IST
Chandigarh has imposed a ban on nicotine sale. Earlier, Punjab was the only state where there was a complete ban on nicotine.
- May 27, 2015 13:09 IST
HC stays Haryana govt notification of keeping 20% seats for Class III, Class IV SC employees in departmental promotions
- May 27, 2015 16:09 IST
Badals' resort controversy: HC notice to Punjab CM on an application filed to implead him as party
- May 27, 2015 10:21 IST
Local girl Mandeep Kaur Sandhu, 16, who won the gold medal in the Junior World Boxing Championship at Taipei (Taiwan) last week, eys the yellow metal in the 2020 Olympics. She wants to win it for the country and particularly for the man who opened the Sher-e-Punjab Sports Academy in her village, Chakar, in Ludhiana district.
- May 26, 2015 23:18 IST
The family of an Indian-origin British hotelier feared kidnapped while on a business trip to Punjab has offered a reward of 25,000 pounds to trace his whereabouts.
- May 26, 2015 20:44 IST
Suspecting his estranged wife of infidelity, a local scrap dealer stabbed her 14 times in full public view on Monday at GMT Colony in Basti Jodhewal area here. Police got there and arrested accused Kamal Kumar of Kailash Nagar under Sections 397 (attempt to murder) of the Indian Penal Code. Injured Deepika (28) was moved into the Ludhaina Civil Hospital, where doctors referred her to Rajendra Hospital in Patiala.
- May 26, 2015 20:41 IST
Delhi high court on Tuesday granted interim bail of 60 days to Captain Bhagmal, one of the three convicts serving life term in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, on medical grounds.
- May 26, 2015 17:22 IST
The Supreme Court on Tuesday expressed unwillingness to hold the All India Pre-Medical Test (AIPMT) afresh following alleged irregularities in the May 3 examination and directed the Haryana police to expedite its probe to track the beneficiaries.
- May 26, 2015 17:51 IST
In a damage control mode over the reported shifting of proposed AIIMS to Kashmir region from Jammu, BJP on Tuesday suggested that the medical institute must be set up at a place accessible to all three regions of the state.
- May 25, 2015 20:48 IST
He regrets about not getting the additional two marks which could have made him the India topper in CBSE class 12 exams along with M Gayatri of New Green Field School in New Delhi, who scored 496 marks out of 500. However, Jalandhar-boy Gurwinder Singh Saini, who scored 494 marks, is quite happy bagging the all India third rank along with Poonam Kumari of Mahendragarh (Haryana) and N Nishok Kumar of Chennai.
- May 25, 2015 20:08 IST
Nearly 20 Congress leaders, including Ludhiana MP Ravneet Singh Bittu and MLAs Bharat Bhushan Ashu and Rakesh Pandey, were injured on Monday as the police cane-charged partymen who were protesting 'anti-people' policies of the state government at the mini-secretariat here.
- May 25, 2015 23:38 IST
Gurnimrat Sidhu, a teacher at Oaks Park High School in Ilford, is among the 12 teachers honoured as ‘inspirational teachers’ by the University of Oxford as part of an awards scheme designed to recognise excellent teachers from state schools and colleges.
- May 25, 2015 22:11 IST
Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra has praised an Indian Sikh man who made international headlines after he broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help a profusely bleeding child in New Zealand.