- Jul 07, 2015 18:14 IST
An 18-year-old girl has been allegedly molested and raped by a youth on the pretext of marriage. As per the complaint registered on Monday evening by the victim, the accused Sukhwinder Singh (25) molested her in a farm in November 2014.
- Jul 07, 2015 18:00 IST
One youth has been reported dead due to intake of wrong medicine at his home in Jalveri village, here. Victim Arshdeep Singh's (18) father Baljinder Singh said Arshdeep had complaint of regular headache and he often used to take medicines.
- Jul 06, 2015 23:45 IST
Lack of infrastructure, ill-equipped laboratories and insufficient staff mar the day-to-day working of Shaheed Udham Singh Civil Hospital situated on the State Highway 12-A, here.
- Jul 06, 2015 22:17 IST
Innovative Artist Welfare Association, a Mumbai-based theatre artists' welfare society, wants Satish Kaul (70) -- a veteran Punjabi actor, who is presently under medical treatment at Gian Sagar Hospital in Banur, Patiala district-- to be shifted to Mumbai.
- Jul 06, 2015 22:05 IST
Congress deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday accused chief minister Parkash Singh Badal of derailing the state's economy. He said Badal had pushed Punjab into Rs 1.65 lakh crore debt trap.
- Jul 06, 2015 20:06 IST
The joint operation of Sirhind railway police and Railway Protection Force (RPF) has busted an infamous 'Lifafe Baazi' gang of fake travelling ticket examiners (TTEs) with the arrest of its three members at Sirhind Railway Junction on Monday.
- Jul 06, 2015 19:23 IST
Tall claims of the Punjab government to promote sports at the ground level have proved to be a hoax as more than 60% posts of DPEs (Diploma Physical Education) are vacant in high and secondary schools in the district.
- Jul 06, 2015 12:07 IST
Relics of the Sikh Gurus, which were brought to Anandpur Sahib from Patiala, were placed at the Takht Sri Keshgarh Sahib in the city on Sunday.
- Jul 05, 2015 22:41 IST
For making a mass base among Sikhs, who are traditional vote bank of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), the Rashtriya Sikh Sangat, an offshoot of Hindu radical organisation Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), has inducted Panthic ideologue Rajdev Singh Khalsa.
- Jul 05, 2015 21:38 IST
Ravjot Grewal, the Punjab Civil Services (PCS) examination topper in 2014, has secured 109th rank in the Union Public Service Commission’s civil services examination, the results for which were declared on Saturday.
- Jul 04, 2015 21:36 IST
In the money laundering case linked to the synthetic-drug racket, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has now filed charge sheet against 11 people, including five members of the family of drug lord Jagdish Bhola.
- Jul 04, 2015 21:06 IST
The Shiromani Akali Dal on Saturday said that it had no objection if former chief minister Amarinder Singh liked to dream like Mungeri lal for establishment of the Congress government in the state.
- Jul 04, 2015 20:47 IST
Continuing his tirade against the Punjab government in general and the Badals in particular, Amritsar MP and Congress deputy leader in Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh on Saturday advised chief minister Parkash Singh Badal to come out of his "medieval mindset" as the world had moved past his "two-century-old" sangat darshan idea.
- Jul 03, 2015 20:51 IST
Former deputy speaker of Punjab and Congress leader Bir Devinder Singh has termed outrageous and unpardonable the move of the Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) to appoint chief secretary and a battery of secretaries, additional secretaries and deputy and assistant secretaries.
- Jul 03, 2015 20:44 IST
Balwant Singh Rajoana, a Babbar Khalsa International terrorist facing death sentence for former chief minister Beant Singh's assassination, was brought to government Rajindra Hospital, following a complaint of severe back pain and numbness in the right thigh on Friday morning.