Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader HS Phoolka on Friday attacked the Punjab government over compensation of Rs 25-lakh announced to martyr's Baljit Singh's family, terming it to be very less.
The number of HIV-positive inmates at Kapurthala Central Jail has witnessed a sharp increase in the past three years.
With the arrest of four persons, including two women, the CIA staff of Jalandhar police commissionerate claimed to have busted a flesh trade racket in the local three-star colony near Lamba Pind Chowk on Friday.
A woman passenger from Pakistan, who was arrested in Jalandhar after she was found travelling on board the Samjhauta Express without a passport, visa and ticket on Thursday night, was escorted back to the Attari border checkpost on Friday by a police team.
Three days after the terror attack at Dinanagar in Gurdaspur district, Punjab Police have ordered police commissioners and senior superintendents of police in the state to secure all important vital installations, including police stations, police installations and buildings, in their areas.
Jalandhar-based Capitol Hospital, a 300-bedded multi-super-speciality hospital, on Thursday announced offering radiotherapy cancer treatment with state of the art TrueBeam. It is a 6-D radiotherapy system that treats a patient with comfort.
Emotions ran high as people from all walks of life bid a tearful adieu to Gurdaspur superintendent of police (detective) Baljit Singh, who was killed fighting terrorists in Dinanagar, was cremated with full state honours here on Wednesday.
Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday said that he did not want to indulge in a blame game over the Gurdaspur terror attack but there was no denying the fact that the responsibility of guarding the Indo-Pak border was with the Border Security Force (BSF).
A team of counter intelligence officers held three persons after recovering hawala money of over Rs one crore in cash from their possession on Monday night in Kartarpur town of district.
A judicial probe into the death of a minor Muslim boy, who was locked up with hardened criminals at an age of 16 in the jail, has found "negligence" by jail staff over the use of phone by the undertrial.
Panic spread in the city after a Punjab roadways bus heading to Chandigarh from Amritsar caught fire on the PAP flyover here on Tuesday evening.
As many as 50 workers of Hindu Jagriti Manch and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday tried to stop Delhi-Lahore bus at PAP Chowk, Jalandhar in protest against Pakistan's 'involvement' in Gurdaspur terror attack.
Around 50 BJP workers tried to stop Delhi-Lahore bus in PAP chowk against Pakistan over Gurdaspur terror attack around 1pm in Jalandhar on Tuesday.
It was a moment of joy for students of IVY World School when ace cricketer Harbhajan Singh, fondly known as 'Bhajji', reached the school to inaugurate 'Harbhajan Singh Cricket Academy' with the motive to groom young cricketing talent and enable them to pursue a professional career in cricket.
The security has been beefed in entire state after a high alert was issued, following the terror attack in Gurdaspur on Monday morning.