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Nearly 100 Indians in 2 US detention centres, most from Punjab

Nearly 100 Indians in 2 US detention centres, most from Punjab

Many of those held are victims of illegal human trafficking and the Indian mission has established contact with the detention centres.

Jun 22, 2018, 12:50 PM IST
AAP MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa, mediapersons allegedly attacked by mining mafia in Punjab

AAP MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa, mediapersons allegedly attacked by mining mafia in Punjab

The AAP MLA was reportedly beaten up mercilessly by goons of the mining mafia.

Jun 21, 2018, 16:17 PM IST
Dust haze hangs over Punjab, Haryana; flight operations hit again

Dust haze hangs over Punjab, Haryana; flight operations hit again

The weather department said that a ground-level dust storm in Rajasthan, with the wind-speed up to 40 kmph, had led to a spike in the levels of coarse particles in the air in most parts of Haryana

Jun 15, 2018, 12:48 PM IST
Amit Shah meets Badals; Shiromani Akali Dal calls BJP 'permanent ally'

Amit Shah meets Badals; Shiromani Akali Dal calls BJP 'permanent ally'

Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday appealed to all NDA allies to come together for the Lok Sabha polls.

Jun 07, 2018, 23:34 PM IST
Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal pitches for strengthening NDA, urges all alliance partners to settle differences for '2019 war'

Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal pitches for strengthening NDA, urges all alliance partners to settle differences for '2019 war'

The Shiv Sena on Wednesday questioned the BJP's outreach programme after suffering defeats in bypolls and asserted it will fight all upcoming elections solo.

Jun 06, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
Security tightened outside Golden Temple for Operation Blue Star anniversary

Security tightened outside Golden Temple for Operation Blue Star anniversary

Police officials have said that vehicle checks are being conducted at various locations to ensure anti-social elements and those with nefarious plans of creating disorder are kept at bay.

Jun 06, 2018, 07:05 AM IST
Farmers at several places in Punjab, Haryana stop selling vegetables, milk

Farmers at several places in Punjab, Haryana stop selling vegetables, milk

Farmers today stopped the supply of vegetables, fruits, milk and other items to various cities of Punjab and Haryana as part of a nationwide strike against alleged anti-farmer policies of the Centre

Jun 01, 2018, 17:28 PM IST
Punjab Assembly by-poll: Congress leads in Akali Dal stronghold

Punjab Assembly by-poll: Congress leads in Akali Dal stronghold

Congress candidate Hardev Singh Ladi Sherowalia was leading over his Shiromani Akali Dal rival Naib Singh Kohar after the first few rounds of counting.

May 31, 2018, 11:39 AM IST
Punjab's Shahkot Assembly bypoll results 2018: Congress' Laddi Sherowalia defeats SAD, AAP

Punjab's Shahkot Assembly bypoll results 2018: Congress' Laddi Sherowalia defeats SAD, AAP

Congress candidate Laddi Sherowalia defeated Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidates in Shahkot Assembly byelections in Punjab on Thursday.

May 31, 2018, 08:48 AM IST
Pro-Khalistani groups planning to target Punjab police officers with ISI's support: Intelligence report

Pro-Khalistani groups planning to target Punjab police officers with ISI's support: Intelligence report

The ISI is trying to radicalise the youth of Punjab, as per an intelligence report.

May 21, 2018, 22:32 PM IST
In a jolt to Punjab AAP unit, two party leaders join Shiromani Akali Dal

In a jolt to Punjab AAP unit, two party leaders join Shiromani Akali Dal

H S Walia and C D Singh Kamboj joined the SAD in presence of the party chief Sukhbir Singh Badal.

May 20, 2018, 22:34 PM IST
Punjab Shocker: Man carries newborn daughter in polybag for hours, tries to sell

Punjab Shocker: Man carries newborn daughter in polybag for hours, tries to sell

In a shocking case, a man carried his newborn daughter inside a polythene bag for hours, trying to sell the baby to various persons. The incident took place in Punjab's Mohali on Monday night. 

May 18, 2018, 11:28 AM IST
Supreme Court to pronounce judgement in 1988 road rage case against Navjot Sidhu on Tuesday

Supreme Court to pronounce judgement in 1988 road rage case against Navjot Sidhu on Tuesday

In April 2018, the Punjab government, of which he is a part, had sought conviction of Congress leader in connection with the 30-year-old case.

May 14, 2018, 20:18 PM IST
 Authorities blame rats for flyover wall collapse in Ludhiana; no casualties reported

Authorities blame rats for flyover wall collapse in Ludhiana; no casualties reported

The retaining wall of Gill Road flyover in Ludhiana collapsed on Sunday night.

May 14, 2018, 20:01 PM IST
Thousands of Punjabi students fail Class 10 Punjabi language test, professor blames authorities

Thousands of Punjabi students fail Class 10 Punjabi language test, professor blames authorities

The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) had on Tuesday announced PSEB Class 10 Matriculation results 2018.

May 11, 2018, 22:05 PM IST
PSEB class 10 result 2018 rank list declared on pseb.ac.in; here's what topper Gurpreet Singh has to say

PSEB class 10 result 2018 rank list declared on pseb.ac.in; here's what topper Gurpreet Singh has to say

Gurpreet Singh, who has topped the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) Class 10 Matric results 2018, has secured 98 percent marks in the exams. 

May 09, 2018, 09:47 AM IST
PSEB class 10 result 2018 rank list declared on pseb.ac.in: Gurpreet Singh of Ludhiana tops, Jasmeen Kaur 2nd and Puneet Kaur 3rd

PSEB class 10 result 2018 rank list declared on pseb.ac.in: Gurpreet Singh of Ludhiana tops, Jasmeen Kaur 2nd and Puneet Kaur 3rd

Gurpreet Singh from Ludhiana's Shri Harikrishan Sahib Senior Secondary School topped the examination securing 98 per cent.

May 08, 2018, 16:05 PM IST
Watch: Girl students beat up professor in Patiala for sending obscene messages

Watch: Girl students beat up professor in Patiala for sending obscene messages

It was an unusual scene in a government college for women in Patiala in Punjab when the students were seen beating up a professor. The professor was beaten up by the students of the women’s college

May 07, 2018, 07:42 AM IST
PSEB Punjab Board Class 10 Result 2018 on pseb.ac.in: No clarity yet on PSEB result date

PSEB Punjab Board Class 10 Result 2018 on pseb.ac.in: No clarity yet on PSEB result date

In view of widespread confusion regarding the announcement of the date and time when the results will be declared, the PSEB has asked students and their parents to maintain patience and not to

May 05, 2018, 09:22 AM IST
Congress fields Hardev Singh Ladi for Shahkot assembly bypoll in Punjab

Congress fields Hardev Singh Ladi for Shahkot assembly bypoll in Punjab

The by-poll was necessitated by the death of sitting MLA Ajit Singh Kohar of Shiromani Akali Dal.

May 03, 2018, 23:55 PM IST

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