Following the death of Manu Mukt Manav, 30, a trainee IPS officer from Hisar, on Thursday night by drowning in a swimming pool at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy in Hyderabad, his father has alleged foul play and demanded a CBI probe in the matter.
Senior Akali Dal leader and former MLA Didar Singh Bhatti was appointed as the halqa in charge of Fatehgarh Sahib, on Friday, replacing Anandpur Sahib member of Parliament (MP) Prem Singh Chandumajra.
A 30-year-old woman on Friday committed suicide after consuming some poisonous substance at Nayagoan in SAS Nagar.
Two US lawmakers, including the lone Indian-American Congressman, have joined Sikh community groups in protesting international basketball federation FIBA’s delay in reviewing the discriminatory policy against Sikh basketball players who wear the turban (‘patka’).
The Punjab NRI Commission on Friday took suo motu notice of reports of 700 youths from Punjab stuck in Kuwait, a spokesman said here.
Punjab Minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Friday said he is ready to quit the post of Shiromani Akali Dal youth wing chief as he did not want to hold too many positions.
Miffed at snapping power supply "unilaterally", Haryana government today threatened to take legal action against Adani Power Limited (APL) by charging it with the "breaching terms" of power purchase contract.
Youth Akali Dal president Bikram Singh Majithia on Friday announced his decision to resign from the post, saying that he had informed chief minister Parkash Singh Badal in this regard. The YAD would get a new president soon, he added.
A day after snapping itsthree-year-old ties with BJP, Kuldeep Bishnoi-led Haryana Janhit Congress on Friday announced its manifesto for the assembly elections, promising equitable development, subsidised farming and toll-free roads in the state.
Sporting heroes: Today we feature young sportspersons who have not only won medals and brought glory to the country, but also made some significant social statements — not verbally, but through their work. From a woman wrestler who comes from a family that has shattered some set notions, to a shooter who had actually taken up the sport to get admission in a course!
In the absence of declaration of chief ministerial candidate by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), its two MPs, from Gurgaon union minister Rao Inderjit Singh and from Karnal Ashwani Chopra Minna, were out to let each other down at the cost of party’s new found hope of forming the next government in Haryana.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called upon Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) to speed up projects and advance delivery schedules. He has said that India can be world leader in defence technology and show the way forward to the world. Writes Lt Gen Harwant Singh (retd)
The police have managed to arrest the remaining three accused wanted in the road rage incident that occurred on the road dividing Sectors 7 and 8 on Wednesday evening.
Granting a breather to chairman of child welfare committee of Snehalaya, Maloya, additional district and sessions judge Paramjit Singh on Thursday stayed the contempt proceedings.
Over three weeks after the police announced an award for anyone giving lead in the robbery at a Sector-22 jewellery shop, the award money has been increased.