- May 03, 2015 20:16 IST
A total of seven persons, including four children, were injured after a Maruti car in which they were traveling rammed into a Haryana Roadway bus from the rear side near Raipur Rani on Sunday.
- May 03, 2015 20:02 IST
Flouting the guidelines set by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT), which was scheduled on Sunday, officials at various centres in the city did not allow the students to carry clip boards inside the examination centres.
- May 03, 2015 13:31 IST
Tension gripped Tigra village of Yamunanagar district after unknown persons allegedly burnt three vehicles belonging to Dalits in an alleged cast clash late last night.
- May 03, 2015 16:46 IST
Moga bus incident: Family accepts compensation offered by Punjab government
- May 03, 2015 18:01 IST
Congress leader Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday demanded that chief minister Parkash Singh Badal should either resign from his post or shut down his family's transport and other businesses, including the controversial Orbit Aviation, as it was a clear case of conflict of interest.
- May 03, 2015 19:43 IST
Punjab Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa on Sunday appealed president Pranab Mukherjee to dismiss the Parkash Singh Badal government for allegedly converting prosperous Punjab into a "mafia" state.
- May 03, 2015 13:21 IST
With the Congress already having announced an hour of ‘Rail Roko’ agitation against slow wheat procurement in the state, the horrific incident in Moga three days ago added ammunition to it, as the party on Saturday demanded the resignation of deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal.
- May 03, 2015 11:52 IST
Alleging false implication of Rattan Lubana, the main accused in the protection money racket in which students of the four elite schools of city were victimised, the defence counsel on Saturday claimed that students were pressured to name Lubana.
- May 03, 2015 09:12 IST
How can people love their phones? I hate mine. Anyway, it’s hard to get reality to get out of life’s way. Unless, of course, you’re up in the hills, where you can meet yourself and not check WhatsApp every two minutes. Thank god, there’s network, though. Or you and I would have had to wait another two weeks to talk again.
- May 03, 2015 10:13 IST
To break the strategic stalemate brought in by trench warfare on the Western Front in World War One, the Germans struck at the Ypres bulge with a terrifying new weapon of war: poison gas.
- May 03, 2015 10:24 IST
Shinder Kaur cannot scream. If she could, she wants to shout out loud that the police have arrested the wrong people, and not those who actually molested her 13-year-old daughter, pushed her out of the bus and killed her.
- May 03, 2015 09:05 IST
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) seems not to have learned any lessons from last year’s mess as students continue to remain in dark whether they will be allowed to wear a simple wrist watch while appearing in the All India Pre-Medical Test on May 3.
- May 03, 2015 00:18 IST
In a significant move, the Punjab and Haryana high court has given a green signal to the Punjab government to take action against unregistered travel consultants, ticketing agents and IELTS coaching centres under the Punjab Travel Professional Regulation Act. Now, the government is free to take legal action against the unregistered agencies thriving across the state.
- May 02, 2015 23:59 IST
Dear reader, I gave you two weeks to digest all those potatoes. Hope you haven’t overexerted your bowels. Now, for something sweet. How about mangoes? The ‘king of the fruits’ is the lip-smacking flavour of the summer, though soft-drink makers want us to enjoy it all year round. An all-out war is going on between the top brands in the ad, mad world.
- May 02, 2015 23:53 IST
Any bird photographer worth his/her salt will risk limb and comfort to capture that "Kohinoor of pheasants", the Himalayan Monal. Most such pictures are of the Monal male, whose plumage as a kaleidoscope of colour would rank among the finest of paintings executed by the supreme artist: Nature. But this pheasant, which inhabits alpine pastures, presents an esoteric spectacle when the male does a "full Monty", i.e. reveals all and more in courtship display!