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Sellers fined for selling substandard eatables in Ludhniana

The fine was imposed by Additional Deputy Commissioner (General)-cum-Adjudicating Officer Rishi Pal Singh.

Robbers loot gold jewellery, cash in Ludhiana

Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Dhruman Nimble said the house belonged to Raj Kumar Agnihotri who is a distributor of Samsung electronics and had a showroom here at Sunder Nagar locality.

AAP dares rebel leader Dharamvira Gandhi to resign as MP

A day after suspended AAP MP Dharamvira Gandhi announced his intention to float a 'Punjab-centric new front,' Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday asked him to resign as MP on 'moral grounds'.

Amarinder Singh makes fresh offer to Navjot Singh Sidhu, says he has Congress in his DNA
Amarinder Singh makes fresh offer to Navjot Singh Sidhu, says he has Congress in his DNA

Congress party has made a fresh offer to Navjot Singh Sidhu, saying the Grand Old Party's doors are always open for him.

SAD seeks defence academy in Anandpur Sahib

A delegation of Akali Dal leaders, led by Rajya Sabha MP Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa, put forth the demand before Home Minister Rajnath Singh during a meeting in his office.

Suspended AAP MP Dharamvira Gandhi floats new front

Suspended Aam Aadmi Party MP Dharamvira Gandhi from Patiala said the name of the front will be announced in 10-15 days.

Chandigarh will always be integral part of Punjab: Parkash Singh Badal

Chandigarh, a union territory, is the joint capital of Punjab and Haryana.

Four kg heroin seized in Punjab

The Border Security Force has recovered four kg heroin along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab's Amritsar sector, an official said on Sunday.

Punjab: Dalit girl raped in Moga, youth arrested

A 19-year-old Dalit girl was raped by a youth at Nihalsingh Wala in this district, police said today.

Gau Rakshak Dal chief, booked for sodomy, arrested by Patiala police
Gau Rakshak Dal chief, booked for sodomy, arrested by Patiala police

The Patiala police on Sunday arrested Gau Rakshak Dal chief Satish Kumar, a fortnight after he was booked for sodomy, rioting, extortion and other charges'.

Pathankot, Gurdaspur put on high alert after security agencies intercept militants' calls from Pakistan
Pathankot, Gurdaspur put on high alert after security agencies intercept militants' calls from Pakistan

TOI reported that a call from Pakistan was intercepted by the security agencies “suggesting movement of some suspects”.

Will Navjot Singh Sidhu join Aam Aadmi Party? This is what Arvind Kejriwal has to say
Will Navjot Singh Sidhu join Aam Aadmi Party? This is what Arvind Kejriwal has to say

Former Bharatiya Janata Party MP Navjot Singh Sidhu has reportedly failed to cut an ice with Aam Aadmi Party leadership over his demand of the party`s chief ministerial candidature in Punjab.

Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore appointed Chandigarh Administrator

Punjab Governor V.P. Singh Badnore was on Thursday appointed the Administrator of the Union Territory of Chandigarh.

Punjab polls: Aam Aadmi Party releases second list of 13 candidates; Know Details
Punjab polls: Aam Aadmi Party releases second list of 13 candidates; Know Details

AAP's second list of 13 candidates for Punjab polls was released by party leaders Sanjay Singh and Bhagwant Mann.

AAP-Sidhu deal fails to materialise as party not keen to give Punjab CM post to ex-BJP MP
AAP-Sidhu deal fails to materialise as party not keen to give Punjab CM post to ex-BJP MP

 Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was likely to join the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), has reportedly put his decision to join the party on hold, according to media reports.

Sacrilege in Punjab mosque, relative of in-charge maulvi held

The Holy Quran was sacrileged in a village in this district of Punjab for which police has arrested a close relative of the maulvi of the mosque where the incident occurred.

The Great Khali extends unconditional support to AAP candidate in Punjab
The Great Khali extends unconditional support to AAP candidate in Punjab

Earlier, media reports said that wrestler Dilip Singh Rana, popularly known as 'The Great Khali' has joined Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party in Punjab.

Three people arrested in connection with attack on RSS Punjab leader

The Punjab Police has arrested three people in connection with an attack on top RSS leader Brig. (Retd) Jagdish Gagneja.

Does Aam Aadmi Party have links with Punjab radicals? Sukhbir Badal claims so
Does Aam Aadmi Party have links with Punjab radicals? Sukhbir Badal claims so

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Wednesday urged the central government to thoroughly investigate funding received by the AAP and its leaders, alleging that radicals from Punjab had aligned themselves with the outfit.

Punjab: Slight improvement in RSS leader's condition, say doctors

RSS leader Jagdish Gagneja, who was severely injured after being shot at by some bike-borne assailants, is showing signs of improvement, doctors said on Wednesday.

No arrests made as Punjab RSS leader remains critical

Punjab Police announced a reward of Rs 10 lakh and a police job to anyone providing information about the assailants of top Punjab RSS leader Brig. (Retd) Jagdish Gagneja, an official said on Tuesday.

Winnability to be only criteria for selecting candidates: Amarinder

Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said that "winnability" will be the sole criteria for selecting party candidates for the 2017 assembly elections.

28-year-old arrested for possessing country-made pistol in Pathankot

A 28-year-old man was arrested after a country-made pistol was recovered from him at the Pathankot railway station, police said on Tuesday.

FIR filed against Punjab Gau Raksha Dal chief Satish Kumar over social media video

Satish Kumar had hit out at the PM saying that he doesn't mind if he is called a goon for saving the cow. 

Badal must admit menace of drugs in Punjab: AAP

Criticizing the Punjab government over the issue of drug menace, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday claimed that ongoing police recruitment process has showed the "gravity" of drug abuse and unemployment in the state.

OMG! Pathankot man cuts his private parts after girl breaks up engagement
OMG! Pathankot man cuts his private parts after girl breaks up engagement

The boy met this girl after his first marriage with another woman was broken. And he seemed to be very happy to meet her.

Punjab Police set up team to probe attack on RSS leader Jagdish Gagneja
Punjab Police set up team to probe attack on RSS leader Jagdish Gagneja

A special investigation team (SIT) was set up to probe the attack on a senior Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) leader and former senior Army official in Punjab's Jalandhar city late on Saturday.

Senior RSS leader Brigadier (Retd) Jagdish Gagneja still critical after being shot at - Know what happened
Senior RSS leader Brigadier (Retd) Jagdish Gagneja still critical after being shot at - Know what happened

Local BJP MLA Manoranjan Kalia said that three bullets hit senior RSS leader Brig (retd) Jagdish Gagneja.

Senior RSS leader shot at in Punjab, critical

Senior RSS leader Brig (retd) Jagdish Gagneja was on Saturday night shot at by some bike-borne persons at Jyoti Chowk area here, police said.