Phagwara: Paddy farmers, supported by Congress activists, today burnt the effigy of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal for alleged tardy paddy procurement by government agencies and
Amritsar: BJP patriarch L K Advani reached here Saturday night to meet Dera Radha Soami Sect Beas chief Baba Gurinder Singh Dhillon.
After landing at Guru Ramdas international airport
Ludhiana: Former Ludhiana MP and Akali leader Gurcharan Singh Galib passed away here today after a brief illness.
Galib (82), a former Congress MP who switched over to the Akali Dal
Amritsar: A local court has awarded death penalty to two accused, including father of a girl, in an honour killing case.
Additional District Session Judge S S Sahni announced the
Chandigarh: Against the backdrop of infighting in the party's state unit, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday asked the partymen to stand united to fight against the alleged
Chandigarh: Offering his full support in the fight against the drug-menace in Punjab, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday pitched for an anti-drug campaign in the state.
Chandigarh,: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)-led Punjab government on Wednesday restored the security cover to former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu, a day after he attacked the ruling dispensation for
Amritsar: The Punjab police yesterday withdrew the security cover to former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and former cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu, which caused his wife Navjot Kaur Sidhu to
Chandigarh: Former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu on Tuesday claimed that his security cover has been withdrawn, as he attacked the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) government in Punjab for
Chandigarh,: Ahead of the Punjab local bodies election here, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will interact with party leaders of state unit during his visit on October 16.
Ludhiana: A Special Investigation Team (SIT) Tuesday commenced probe into the alleged fake encounter that took place at Jamalpur here last month in which two brothers were shot dead, police
Chandigarh: Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Monday lashed out at Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and his Deputy Sukhbir Badal for abandoning Punjab by shifting the entire state apparatus
Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court Monday stayed the arrest of controversial senior Punjab Police officer Gautam Cheema in cases registered against him.
The court, while staying
Moga: Two minor cousins were allegedly gang-raped here by four juveniles, who on Friday surrendered before the police.
The girls of Talwandi Malhian village in the district were
Amritsar: Comedian and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Bhagwant Mann on Thursday slammed the Punjab government alleging that drug dealers were freely roaming in the state while police was making poor
Ludhiana: Two persons were killed and another sustained serious injuries when a tractor trolley crushed them at Aarti Chowk here late this evening, police said.
Many people were
Chandigarh: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Wednesday launched a veiled attack on NDA ally Shiromani Akali Dal for tying up with Indian National Lok Dal in Haryana to fight
Kambo: Aiming to ensure better sanitation and hygiene, Punjab government would lauch a new programme for constructing a toilet in every rural house.
Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal
Amritsar: Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Sunday lashed out at SAD-BJP government in Punjab for increasing the tax on diesel prices, saying it will put an additional burden on farmers who
Chandigarh: In one of the biggest drug seizures in Punjab in recent months, 40 kg of heroin was seized from a truck near Ludhiana district Saturday, officials said.
Directorate of Revenue
Phagwara: In an attempt to discourage drug use among youth in the state, an effigy of drugs raised along with effigies of Ravana, Meghnad, and Kumbhkaran was set ablaze here on the occasion of
Fatehgarh Sahib: A former municipal councilor of Mandi Gobindgarh town in Fatehgarh Sahib has been booked for allegedly raping a 19-year-old girl on the pretext of marriage.
Talwandi Sabo: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today administered a cleanliness pledge under the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan' to government officials here.
On the occasion of
Chandigarh: To make 'Swachh Bharat Mission' a people's movement, officials, activists and citizens across Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh on Thursday launched a cleanliness drive on the 145th
Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal would lead the state-wide 'Swachh Bharat' mission at a state level function to be held at Talwandi Sabo in Bathinda district tomorrow.
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