A local court on Monday ordered an inquiry under section 202 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) into a complaint of a Panchkula resident for registering an FIR against BSP supremo Mayawati and party's Hoshiarpur candidate for Lok Sabha polls, Bhagwan Singh Chauhan, in the issue of announcing bounty on the head of yoga teacher Ramdev.
During his second meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi in three months, Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday demanded a financial package for bailing out the state from a fiscal crisis.
Three Indian-origin politicians, including a Sikh, were elected to New Zealand’s Parliament in the just-concluded general elections.
The Punjab government has ordered the posting and transfer orders of seven IPS (Indian Penal Code) officers with immediate effect.
During the resumed hearing of the petition of Dalip Kumar Jha, a Bihar resident who claims to be the son of clinically dead Ashutosh Maharaj, spiritual head of Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan of Nurmahal (Jalandhar), the latter’s brother-in-law placed on record an affidavit regarding Ashutosh’s marital status.
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Monday summoned Haryana’s principal secretary (education), director (secondary education) and director (elementary education) to appear before the bench on September 29.
Leading academic Sir Tejinder Singh Virdee, known for originating the concept and construction of the Compact Muon Solenold (CMS) that led to the discovery of the Higgs Boson, has won the ‘Professional of the Year’ award.
Patiala MLA Preneet Kaur and other Congress leaders on Monday asked chief minister Parkash Singh Badal to respect the dignity of an MLA who is the elected representative of people.
As the new Indian government finds its feet and strives to repair the economy, one large, diverse and sold grouping of more than 25 million people spread in over 100 countries in every major region of the world is avidly watching. This is the Indian diaspora or popularly known by the anagram, PIO - people of Indian origin.
Eyeing a berth in the seriesagainst West Indies, left-arm Kings XI Punjab spinner Akshar Patel feels that IPL and CLT20 are great platforms for the youngsters to prove their mettle.
Sixty-year-old Hira Lal was stabbed to death by his 30-year-old son Surender Singh alias Sidh Ram at Chilpan village here on Sunday evening.
Students of various colleges here did not attend classes on Monday in support of the bandh called by the joint action committee of the Students' Federation of India (SFI) and Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP).
While expressing anguish over the lathicharge made on students of Himachal Pradesh University (HPU), who were protesting against the fee hike and delay in election to the Students' Central Association (SCA), former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal on Monday accused the Congress government of harming the cause of the students in the state.
Maximum temperatures on Monday continued to hover above normal level at various places in Punjab and Haryana. The Union Territory of Chandigarh recorded a maximum temperature of 34.2 degrees Celsius, two degrees above normal, the MeT department report said.
Former BJP MLA Jasbir Mallour on Monday stood down from the post of party's Haryana Secretary after being denied a ticket to contest assembly elections from Ambala city constituency.