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Updated on Dec 30, 2022 12:24 AM IST
Police on Thursday arrested a Mohali resident for his alleged involvement in the gangrape of a 26-year-old woman from Himachal Pradesh
: The residents of Sindol village in Hisar have written to the local MP Brijendra Singh to provide electricity connection to the family of deceased soldier Somvir Singh, who along with 15 others died in a road mishap in Sikkim last week
The Ludhiana police department witnessed three changes at the top this year. Mandeep Singh Sidhu joined as commissioner of police on November 15, replacing Kaustubh Sharma — who had remained in the position for nine months between April 8 and November 14. Gurpreet Singh Bhullar had earlier served as police chief
Truck driver failed to notice bus that was parked roadside near the Khanna bus stand, Ludhiana; flees after the incident
The Special Investigative Team (SIT) of Crime Branch, Jammu, produced a chargesheet against the accused in the murder of former director general (prisons), Jammu and Kashmir, HK Lohia.
The army on Thursday opened fire in the Poonch area of Jammu and Kashmir after noticing suspicious movements, along the Line of Control (LoC), army sources informed.
Updated on Dec 29, 2022 10:52 PM IST
Fresh snowfall led to the closure of the historical Mughal Road and the Srinagar-Leh national highway. Srinagar city received the season’s first snowfall. Day temperature across Kashmir sees a decline
Snowfall has started in higher reaches of the Valley. Kashmir is planning to celebrate the New Year with musical parties and carnivals.The year witnessed the highest-ever arrival of tourists in Kashmir in the history
Updated on Dec 29, 2022 10:35 PM IST
, SrinagarAshiq Hussain
Himachal CM Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu reviewed the functioning of urban development department, town and country planning and municipal corporations.
With the higher reaches of Himachal experiencing fresh snowfall, the district police in Lahaul and Spiti have advised tourists not to venture out in snow-bound regions of the tribal district.
A fortnight after the Adani Group suspended its operations in two cement plants for an indefinite period, crucial talks between Himachal government sub-committee, truckers and company officials remained inconclusive
After a series of flip-flops, representatives of Sanjha Morcha, which is protesting against the alcohol-making unit in Zira village, have consented to join the state government’s probe committees, formed to examine charges of pollution by the unit.
Updated on Dec 29, 2022 09:58 PM IST
, FerozepurGaurav Sagar Bhaskar
The couple- Parveen Singh Shekhawat and Ajay Singh Shekhawat- were employed as teachers at G D Goenka School, Gurugram and both were terminated in June/July 2015
The decision to seek legal advice by the Haryana speaker comes a day after deputy speaker Ranbir Gangwa disallowed the already admitted calling attention notice
fFormer chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said the present state government has pushed Haryana into the debt trap of more than ₹4 lakh crore
With the arrest of five persons along with two pistols, the district police claimed that a gang of robbers, who have allegedly robbed a father-son duo in Barnala, were nabbed on Thursday.
The Punjab Vigilance Bureau (VB) arrested police sub-inspector (SI) Baljitpal Singh, posted at Mour police station in Bathinda district, on Thursday for demanding and accepting a bribe of ₹ 50,000.
Punjab finance and taxation minister Harpal Singh Cheema on Thursday said the taxation department has improved its performance month-on-month as compared to last year during the first eight months of the Bhagwant Mann-led Aam Aadmi Party government.
The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday said it has seized ₹1.15 crore cash, mobile phones and property documents after raiding the premises of a Punjab-based businessman in connection with a money laundering probe linked to an alleged bank loan fraud.
Updated on Dec 29, 2022 08:32 PM IST
, New DelhiPress Trust of India
Tendering an “unqualified and unconditional apology” for the lapse, the director, school education in a communiqué to assembly speaker Gian Chand Gupta assured that there would not be “any misrepresentation of the facts in future”
It was suspected that the children suffocated to death after falling asleep with an angithi (brazier) kept in the room to keep them warm
The Haryana government has decided to retain the last year’s SAP of ₹ 362 and ₹ 355 per quintal for early and late varieties for the current crushing season respectively
The NCP alleged that the administration’s attitude towards curbing terror and violence in the valley was ‘casual’ and it had created ‘an atmosphere of fear and anxiety among the masses’
Published on Dec 29, 2022 03:52 PM IST
Rupnagar coldest place in Punjab at 4.5 degrees Celsius, while Hisar in Haryana recorded low of 4.8 degrees Celsius
Updated on Dec 29, 2022 01:49 PM IST
As captain of the Chandigarh women’s team Amanjot Kaur was credited for carrying many a match on her dependable shoulders. She once even attended an India camp.
Published on Dec 29, 2022 05:23 AM IST
, ChandigarhShalini Gupta
In a letter to UT adviser Dharam Pal, the health department said that the 15 recruits should include nine specialists, one of each speciality, and six general physicians.
Telecom company Reliance Jio on Wednesday became the first operator to roll out 5G services in the Chandigarh tricity area, which includes Mohali, Panchkula, Zirakpur, Kharar and Dera Bassi
Bringing respite to city residents after days of teeth-chattering cold, the mercury rose to 19.4°C from 15.8°C on Wednesday. The relief, however, will be short-lived as the temperature is expected to plummet from December 31.
A 35-year-old woman Central Industrial Training Force (CISF) constable was killed after a truck rammed into her two-wheeler in the Ambala Cantonmen
Five members of a family sustained burns after their rented accommodation caught fire due to a gas leak in Hallomajra