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Gurdaspur Lok Sabha Bypoll Results 2017 LIVE: Massive lead for Congress' Sunil Jakhar

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha Bypoll Results 2017 LIVE: Massive lead for Congress' Sunil Jakhar

Counting of votes for the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat in Punjab where by-election were held recently is currently underway on Sunday.

Oct 15, 2017, 09:06 AM IST
High Court permits 3 hours to burst crackers on Diwali in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh

High Court permits 3 hours to burst crackers on Diwali in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh

Residents of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh can burn crackers only for three hours -- from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm -- on Diwali, the high court ordered here, days after the Supreme Court banned the sale

Oct 13, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
Amritsar: Three injured during clash outside Golden Temple

Amritsar: Three injured during clash outside Golden Temple

Three people were injured in a clash between the supporters of parallel Jathedars and Task Force of SGPC on Thursday, outside Golden Temple here.

Oct 12, 2017, 22:59 PM IST

56% polling in Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll

A total of 56 per cent of registered voters exercised their franchise on Wednesday in the by-election to the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency, election officials said.

Oct 11, 2017, 21:09 PM IST
 Chandigarh rape case: Both uncles raped minor girl, younger one impregnated her, reveals DNA report

Chandigarh rape case: Both uncles raped minor girl, younger one impregnated her, reveals DNA report

The child born to a 10-year-old rape victim in August this year, was fathered by victim's younger uncle and not his elder uncle, revealed a fresh DNA report.

Oct 11, 2017, 11:49 AM IST
Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election: 25% polling till noon, minor clashes reported

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election: 25% polling till noon, minor clashes reported

Polling is currently underway on Wednesday for the high-stakes Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll where both Congress and the BJP are locked in an intense electoral battle.

Oct 11, 2017, 08:42 AM IST
Truck hits local train in Punjab, train driver killed

Truck hits local train in Punjab, train driver killed

A train driver was killed when a truck rammed into a passenger train at an unmanned crossing in Punjab`s Ferozepur district on Sunday, officials said. No passenger was injured.

Oct 08, 2017, 16:52 PM IST

Rape accused Punjab ex-minister surrenders, sent to police remand

Former Shiromani Akali Dal Minister Sucha Singh Langah, who is facing rape and cheating charges, was on Wednesday sent to police remand till October 9.

Oct 04, 2017, 17:20 PM IST
Honeypreet held after a month on the run, to be produced in court today

Honeypreet held after a month on the run, to be produced in court today

The spiralling violence, which gripped several cities and towns in Punjab and Haryana after the conviction, left 41 people dead and scores of others injured.

Oct 03, 2017, 20:38 PM IST
Honeypreet in custody after 35 days on the run: A timeline

Honeypreet in custody after 35 days on the run: A timeline

"Drug mafia is after me," Honeypreet said in her anticipatory bail application.

Oct 03, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

Four suspected Babbar Khalsa terrorists nabbed in Ludhiana

Four suspected terrorists of Khalistani terror outfit Babbar Khalsa were arrested from Punjab`s Ludhiana district, police said on Monday.

Oct 02, 2017, 12:21 PM IST

Captain killed two birds with one stone: Jha

He said that Captain played a masterstroke by giving ticket to Jakhar without the consent of former Gurudaspur MP and Rajya Sabha MP Pratap Singh Bajwa.

Oct 01, 2017, 19:30 PM IST

Booked in rape case, Former Akali minister Langah on the run

Langah was booked by police on the night of September 28 following a woman's complaint alleging that the Akali leader had raped her repeatedly since 2009.

Oct 01, 2017, 19:26 PM IST

Punjab bypoll: AAP leader joins BJP along with supporters

AAP leader Joginder Chinna, who had contested the Punjab assembly polls from Dinanagar seat, on Sunday joined the BJP, and accused the AAP's Punjab unit chief Bhagwant Mann of converting the party

Oct 01, 2017, 16:45 PM IST
Ex-Akali minister booked for rape, cheating in Punjab

Ex-Akali minister booked for rape, cheating in Punjab

The case was filed against Langah at the Gurdaspur City police station after the woman, a widow, complained that he had been raping her since 2009. 

Sep 29, 2017, 23:59 PM IST
Shocking! Man stuck under car gets dragged for several kms, dies - Watch

Shocking! Man stuck under car gets dragged for several kms, dies - Watch

When the local people saw the man under the car, they tried to stop the car. It was only after chasing the car, that they were able to stop the vehicle

Sep 24, 2017, 15:52 PM IST
14 nominations filed for Gurdaspur bypoll; 9 on last day

14 nominations filed for Gurdaspur bypoll; 9 on last day

Scrutiny of nomination papers will be done on September 25 and the last for withdrawal of candidature is September 27.

Sep 22, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
CBI court to hear scribe killing case involving Dera chief on Oct 27

CBI court to hear scribe killing case involving Dera chief on Oct 27

CBI counsel H P S Verma said the court heard arguments from the defence and prosecution and posted the hearing to October 27.

Sep 22, 2017, 21:47 PM IST
Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll: Sunil Jakhar, Swaran Salaria file nominations

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll: Sunil Jakhar, Swaran Salaria file nominations

Congress leader Sunil Jakhar and BJP rival Swaran Salaria on Friday filed their nomination papers for the October 11 by-election in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency, with senior Congress leader

Sep 22, 2017, 17:36 PM IST
BSF hands over mortal remains of 2 infiltrators to Pak Rangers

BSF hands over mortal remains of 2 infiltrators to Pak Rangers

The Border Security Force on Thursday handed over mortal remains of two infiltrators, who were killed during a gunbattle in Punjab, to the Pakistani Rangers. 

Sep 21, 2017, 23:46 PM IST

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