Ex-SP among 8 cops given life imprisonment in fake encounter in Punjab

A CBI court here has sentenced seven retired policemen, including a superintendent of police, and an Inspector to life imprisonment for killing four youths in two fake encounters in 1992.

Sukha murder: Punjab govt transfers 2 senior police officials

Punjab government on Thursday took a serious note of the killing of Sukha Kahlwan while in police custody and ordered transfer of two top police officials of Kapurthala and Phagwara districts.

Traffic violators presented with roses on New Year

With the aim to spread traffic awareness among people, the police here held a unique exercise of distributing red roses to the violators on New Years day.

Delhi-Lahore bus meets with minor accident

The 'Sada-e-Sarhad' bus, which travels between New Delhi and Lahore on Tuesday night met with a minor accident near Subhanpur village in Kapurthala district of Punjab, when it collided with the police vehicle that escorts it on National Highway 1.

Northern Rlys down RCF to clinch inter-railway hockey title

A superb, last-minute goal by Poonam, which she scored just seconds before the final hooter, helped underdogs Northern Railways score a 2-1 win over last year`s runners up Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala, and lift the 35th All-India Inter-Railway Women`s Hockey championship title on Monday.

Rail Coach Factory, Northern Rlys post big wins at hockey meet

Last year`s runners-up Rail Coach Factory (RCF), Kapurthala, and title contenders Northern Railways went on the rampage and scored runaway victories on the opening day of the All-India Inter Railway Women`s Hockey tournament at the Mahindra Stadium here Wednesday.

Two districts in Punjab declared smoke-free

The Punjab government on Saturday declared Hoshiarpur and Kapurthala as "smoke-free" districts in the state.

Punjab property dealer kills family, self

A well-to-do property dealer in Punjab`s Kapurthala town shot dead three members of his family before committing suicide, police said Wednesday.

Kapurthala RCF to export stainless steel coaches to Bangladesh

The rail coach factory (RCF) at Kapurthala has been assigned by Indian Railways board to manufacture and export stainless steel coaches to Bangladesh, a senior official said.

Light rains drench parts of Punjab, Haryana

Ending the prolonged dry spell, light rain was witnessed in parts of Punjab and Haryana on Thursday. Pathankot, Kapurthala, Phagwara, Mohali and Ludhiana were among the places that received rainfall.

Bibi Jagir Kaur`s plea for TV in jail rejected

Bibi Jagir Kaur has been convicted and sentenced to five years rigorous imprisonment for the abduction and forced abortion of her daughter.

150 jail inmates take pledge not to consume drugs

The inmates took the pledge in the presence of DGP
(Prisons) Shahsi Kant at a function held inside the jail

First AC double-decker rail coach developed in Kapurthala

The Rail Coach Factory (RCF) of Kapurthala boasts of developing a prototype of the country``s first air-conditioned double-decker coach.