Congress deputy leader in the Lok Sabha and president of the All India Jat Mahasabha Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday blamed Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal for denying the benefit of reservation to Jats living in the state.
The Mansa police on Friday filed a fresh case under the Arms Act against radical Sikh leader Baljit Singh Daduwal. The local court remanded him in police custody for a day in this case.
Not paying heed to moves seeking relaxation in the criteria for reserved categories in MBBS admissions in Punjab, Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), Faridkot, on Friday announced the schedule of the third counselling.
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.
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.
BSF troopers recovered four kg of heroin sought to be smuggled in from the Pakistan side in the Amritsar sector of Punjab, officials said here Friday.
Mehbooba Mufti, president of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir, Friday appealed the central government to start defence minister level talks with Pakistan.
A policeman, deployed as the personal security guard of the district magistrate of Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag, was critically injured Friday after being shot by separatist guerrillas, police said.
Apparently with a view to getting political mileage for the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), the Centre’s Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana was launched here on Thursday by union food processing minister and local MP Harsimrat Badal with a visible SAD bearing on the event.
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.
An NGO from Jaipur working with the disabled in the Valley has got a pat on the back from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
BSF and Pak Rangers on Friday will hold a key sector commander-level flag meeting to defuse tension along the Indo-Pak border due to repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan.
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.
His political fortunes slipping with every election, beleaguered Punjab Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa is caught between the proverbial devil and the deep blue sea.
She was a late entrant to the Haryana cabinet post-2009 government formation. Despite having remained a minister of state in the 2005 Congress government, Kiran Choudhry (59) was cold shouldered by the party high command in 2009.