Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has paid tributes to the two Hizbul Mujahideen militants who killed decorated Indian army officer Colonel MN Rai and head constable Sanjeev Kumar Singh during an encounter in south Kashmir’s Tral area this week.
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday directed the education departments of Punjab and Haryana to educate children in government and private schools during morning assemblies about the dangers of Chinese kite string.
A US-based Sikh rights group has welcomed President Barack Obama's recent remarks in which he asked India to promote religious and racial tolerance.
The Comptroller and Auditor-General’s special audit of the tenure of Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka in the Haryana State Warehousing Corporation (HSWC) has had an unexpected fallout.
CLU case: CFSL report produced before HC in sealed cover; stay on investigations against Ram Kishan Fauji to continue till Feb 6
The Punjab government has failed to upload the immovable property returns (IPRs) filed by the Punjab Civil Services (PCS) officers to a public domain. These returns of the last financial year, ending March 31, 2014, were submitted by most PCS officers to the department of personnel around six months ago.
High court exempts Rampal from personal appearance in contempt of court case and adjourns the hearing till March 10.
After opposition by animal welfare bodies, organisers of the Kila Raipur Rural Sports Festival announced on Tuesday that the bullock-cart race event would be replaced by horse-cart race this year, at the four-day ‘rural Olympics’ starting Wednesday.
The Punjab government has finalised Awan village in Ajnala tehsil, 35 km from here, as the location for setting up the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Amritsar.
The Gurdaspur police have booked a Ludhiana man for allegedly raping and murdering a 19-year-old girl at a local hotel here.
Punjab health minister and BJP leader Surjit Kumar Jayani on Wednesday pitched for making dope test mandatory for students to check drug menace in the state.
At a time when women's safety is emerging as the biggest concern in society, the Bhagat Phool Singh Mahila Vishwavidyalaya (BPSMV), Sonepat, seems to be going soft on one of its staffers who was found guilty of sexually harassing a minor girl, by asking the university's committee that probed the matter to reopen the case on the accused's plea.
Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal here on Tuesday claimed that the state “is number one and will remain number one”, while dismissing the Congress’ claims that the state is bankrupt and lacks the infrastructure necessary to attract investment.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has recommended departmental action by the home ministry against nine Delhi Police special cell personnel, including an ACP, for allegedly framing former Kashmiri militant Liyaqat Shah in a terror case.
The Haryana government on Tuesday ordered registration of a criminal case against nine forest department officials about siphoning off almost Rs 5 crore meant for the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employee Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) in Ambala district.