• Harinder Singh Khalsa and Dharamvira Gandhi
    Aug 31, 2015 22:43 IST

    Gandhi to take legal action against AAP disciplinary committee

    Terming the disciplinary committee of the party as prejudiced, Dr Dharamvira Gandhi on Monday announced to file a defamation case against Dalip Pandey and Deepak Bajpai, the members of recently constituted National Disciplinary action committee of Aam Aadmi Party, for charging him for hobnobbing with the Shiromani Akali Dal.

  • preneet kaur protest
    Aug 31, 2015 22:07 IST

    Cong slams SAD-BJP govt for ignoring Patiala for Smart City project

    Former Union minister and sitting Patiala MLA Preneet Kaur along with senior Congress party leaders of the district here on Monday criticised the anti-development policies of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government for deliberately leaving out Patiala city from the list of 100 'Smart Cities' project.

  • Delhi’s underage delinquents,  Juvenile crime
    Aug 31, 2015 19:11 IST

    Fatehgarh Sahib police arrest two in Bahadurgarh murder case

    With the arrest of two persons, the local police here on Monday claimed to have solved the murder case of an auto-rickshaw driver who was killed at Bahadurgarh in Haryana on August 18.

  • AAP MP from Patiala Dharamvira Gandhi (left) and Harinder Singh Khalsa during a rally at Baba Bakala. (HT PHOTO)
    Aug 30, 2015 22:56 IST

    Won't resign from party, will fight, say Dr Gandhi, Khalsa

    The suspension from the party has failed to deter the rebel in MPs Dr Dharamvira Gandhi and Harinder Singh Khalsa, as both have decided to stay in the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and fight from within to revive its original ideology.

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    Aug 30, 2015 22:10 IST

    Eight ex-students of Akal Academy booked for ragging Sangrur student

    Rajgarh Police have booked eight ex-students (the institute expelled them after receiving a complaint) at the academy under the provisions of the state law that prohibits ragging and other Sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) on Saturday.

  • kaptan singh solanki
    Aug 30, 2015 21:07 IST

    Governor Solanki inaugurates Kalidasa Auditorium at Patiala

    Punjab and Haryana governor Prof Kaptan Singh Solanki inaugurated Kalidasa Auditorium at the North Zone Cultural Centre (NZCC) in Patiala on Sunday.

  • Harinder Singh Khalsa, Aam Aadmi Party MP from Fatehgarh Sahib. HT Photo
    Aug 30, 2015 08:49 IST

    Kejriwal sold AAP’s interest to Akalis, says Harinder Singh Khalsa

    After being suspended by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Fatehgarh Sahib MP Harinder Singh Khalsa said he’d now tell Punjab’s people that (party’s national convener) “Arvind Kejriwal has sold the party’s interest in the state to the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)”. Talking to HT, he said that the action against Patiala MP Dr Dharamvira Gandhi and him was designed to spoil the AAP’s chances of winning the Punjab elections in 2017.

  • Arvind Kejriwal
    Aug 30, 2015 00:05 IST

    Kejriwal running party like a dictator, says suspended MP Gandhi

    Launching a frontal attack on party supremo Arvind Kejriwal, AAP's Patiala MP Dr Dharamvira Gandhi says he has not breached any discipline or worked against the party. He says Kejriwal and his coterie are working against the party, especially in Punjab, adding that Punjabis want an AAP government in the state, but Kejriwal doesn't want it. He terms Kejriwal as a dictator. Excerpts from the interview

  • Bomb squad
    Aug 29, 2015 21:16 IST

    246 people died in one and half years on railway tracks in Patiala

    In the past one and half years, 246 people have lost their lives on railway tracks in the district. People lost their lives in accidents after being crushed under trains on the rail tracks. Moreover, people also committed suicide on the tracks.

  • Aug 29, 2015 19:08 IST

    AAP suspends Dharamvira Gandhi, Harinder Singh Khalsa

    AAP suspends Patiala MP Dharamvira Gandhi and Fatehgarh Sahib MP Harinder Singh Khalsa for anti-party activities

  • Jagdish Singh Bhola in district courts in SAS Nagar. Gurminder Singh/HT
    Aug 28, 2015 21:58 IST

    Mumbai police take Jagdish Bhola back to Mumbai

    The Mumbai police personnel took drug lord Jagdish Bhola back to Mumbai by boarding a train from the Patiala railway station on Saturday. Bhola was produced at the local court on Friday in a hearing on the multi-crore drug racket case, which is being investigated by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

  • Nirbheek
    Aug 28, 2015 20:37 IST

    Malerkotla shootout case: Sangrur SSP suspends nine cops

    In a big relief to Sangrur police, Dayanand Medical College (DMC), Ludhiana, has certified that two brothers Satwinder Kumar and Sunil Kumar, residents of Sherpur village, who were injured in a shootout at Malerkotla on August 18, had not received any bullet injuries. According to the DMC report, the injuries on them were caused by glass splinters. The two were admitted to DMC, following the incident.

  • A policeman manages traffic in Dehradun. (HT Photo)
    Aug 27, 2015 22:04 IST

    Traffic signal maintenance contract awaits renewal for three months

    Patiala Municipal Corporation's (MC) failure to renew the contract for maintenance of traffic signals in last three months is not only creating problems for the commuters, but also for the traffic cops.

  • Dead girl
    Aug 26, 2015 22:09 IST

    Man kills self after shooting dead his son, granddaughter

    In a shocking incident, a 55-year-old man committed suicide by consuming poison after shooting down his son and two-year-old granddaughter with a revolver at Pritam Park locality, here on Wednesday afternoon

  • Varun Roojam
    Aug 26, 2015 21:01 IST

    39 cows die under mysterious circumstances in shed run by MC

    Tension prevailed in the city after 39 cows were found dead under the mysterious circumstances in a cowshed run by the municipal corporation, on Tuesday night.