A 35-year-old lady was allegedly murdered by her friend in broad daylight at Gandhi Chowk, in Ahmedgarh on Saturday. The accused is on the run.
Santokh Singh Salana, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate for this seat in the coming assembly elections, is open for replacement, as he said on Friday, to defend himself after it came out that the Haryana government had dismissed him as canal patwari.
The police have booked a 21-year-old man for harassing a girl by using her photographs to create a fake Facebook profile of hers. He is also accused of stalking her. The accused was identified as Mohit Kumar and is on the run.
Even two decades after its existence, Patiala Municipal Corporation has failed to put in place an effective cleaning mechanism to ensure potable water supply to city residents.
Hostellers of Government College for Girls are being fed unhealthy food in the hostel repeatedly, despite multiple complaints to the principal of the college.
A minor rape victim has quit school for the fear of two of five men who allegedly raped her in a moving car on July 16 but haven’t been booked.
At a time when Aam Aadmi Party is expanding its wings in Patiala, the Akali minister Surjit Singh Rakhra on Wednesday tested his popularity by holding a massive rally of Schedule Caste and backward class workers.
Right wing activists staged protest at Rajpura against the arrest of Gau Raksha Dal president Satish Kumar and his supporters. The protesters organised a rally inside the city starting from Tahli Wala Chowk.
While promising district status to Malerkotla, Punjab Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh alleged that recent sacrilege incidents which have happened in Punjab were scripted by chief minister Parkash Singh Badal.
A 28-year-old Patiala man and a woman are feared to have drowned after he drove his car into Bhakra Canal near Nabha Road on Wednesday evening.
After the recovery of body of 16-year-old cricketer from Bhakra canal, the family members of the deceased staged protest near bus stand and blocked the traffic, alleging police inaction in the case.
Former Vidhan Sabha deputy speaker Bir Devinder Singh has demanded action against Raj Bhawan officials and the Punjab government for not inviting the leader of the opposition to swearing-in of governor VP Singh Badnore and seating the assembly speaker a row behind the deputy chief minister.
Despite measures to promote crop diversification and rotation by the state government and agricultural experts, farmers stuck to traditional crops such as wheat and paddy this year as well. In fact, the area under crop diversification was recorded to be smaller than last year.
A day after the suicide of a national-level handball player here, another girl committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan on Sunday at her employer’s house.
A family lost its only son to drug overdose on Saturday evening and two other young men had a narrow escape.
The graffiti art added a new colour in the beautification of the Punjabi University. Without any financial assistance from varsity, students of fine arts department, Punjabi university made the effort to beautify the varsity campus with their paintings.