Patiala records 60% voting
Punjab bypolls: 80% polling recorded in Talwandi Sabo
Controversial Punjabi movie 'Kaum Ke Heere' on Indira Gandhi's assassination not to be released tomorrow, says I&B ministry.
Punjab government will set up ten more drug de-addiction centres in the state, taking their number to 31. Vikas Garg, special secretary, health and family welfare department, Punjab, here on Thursday disclosed this after visiting local de-addiction centre in Civil hospital and interacting with patients.
The lone accused in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case in which a mob had set afire Gurdwara Pulbangash in north Delhi killing three persons has been acquitted by a court here, which said CBI failed to establish his presence on the spot.
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday ordered conducting ossification test on singer Jyoti Meer, one of the two Nooran sisters, to find out her age. The court orders came during a hearing in the case where Jyoti has been seeking protection from her own parents, apprehending threat to her life after she solemnised marriage against their wishes on August 2.
Punjab bypolls: 50% polling in Patiala till 3 pm
Punjab bypolls: 53% polling in Talwandi Sabo till 3 pm
As many as 24 people were killed and 20 injured when a private bus they were travelling in rolled down a 300-ft deep gorge at Ruturang near Sangla in Kinnaur district, 193 km from Shimla, on Thursday.
Tremors of moderate intensity rocked parts of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday at about 1.40 pm. Earthquake measured 5.0 on Richter scale.
Around 17 persons are feared killed in a bus accident in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh. The private bus carrying over 35 passengers rolled down Baspa river at Ruturang near Sangla. The bus was on its way to Sangla from Kalpa.
Punjab bypolls: 38% polling in Talwandi Sabo till 1 pm
Punjab bypolls: 34% polling in Patiala till 1 pm
Punjab bypolls: Polling begins for Patiala, Talwandi Sabo assembly seats
Stung by the hooting of its chief minister in Haryana Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Congress on Wednesday saw a "design" behind such incidents and said no self-respecting Opposition chief minister should attend "political functions" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.