Ludhiana

NIA registers case in killing of RSS leader in Ludhiana

Gosain, 60, was returning home after attending a morning drill (RSS shakha) when he was attacked by two unidentified bike-borne assailants in Ludhiana last month. He died on the spot while the attackers fled.

Nov 18, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Ludhiana: Fire breaks out near Shingar Cinema

Ludhiana: Fire breaks out near Shingar Cinema

A fire broke out in a building near Shingar Cinema in Punjab's Ludhiana city on Tuesday morning. More than 12 fire tenders were present at the spot. 

Oct 24, 2017, 08:42 AM IST
RSS leader Ravinder Gosai shot dead in Ludhiana

RSS leader Ravinder Gosai shot dead in Ludhiana

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader Ravinder Gosai was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Ludhiana's Kailash Nagar on Tuesday morning.

Oct 17, 2017, 10:55 AM 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
Toddler dies half an hour after allegedly being administered polio drops in Ludhiana

Toddler dies half an hour after allegedly being administered polio drops in Ludhiana

Within half an hour, the child started frothing at the mouth and was rushed to Krishna Hospital, where he was declared brought dead.

Sep 22, 2017, 08:54 AM IST
Drug-addict man let friends gang-rape wife, take nude pictures in Punjab

Drug-addict man let friends gang-rape wife, take nude pictures in Punjab

In a disgraceful incident, a man reportedly allowed seven of his male friends to rape his wife in order to get some money in exchange to buy drugs. 

Sep 15, 2017, 14:38 PM IST

Ludhiana Police bust ATM robbers' gang

The police have also recovered Rs. 3 lakh in cash, three cars, nearly 300 passbooks and cheque-books, and press cards from two members of the arrested gang.

Aug 20, 2017, 20:11 PM IST
Ludhiana: Cigarette vendor stabbed after argument over Rs 2

Ludhiana: Cigarette vendor stabbed after argument over Rs 2

In yet another shocking incident, a cigarette vendor in Sarabha Nagar area of Ludhiana has been allegedly stabbed by an unidentified man over Rs 2 on Monday night. 

Jul 25, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Monsoon enters parts of Haryana

Punjab and Haryana, the grain bowl states of the country, had received scanty monsoon rains during last two years.

Jul 02, 2017, 15:36 PM IST
Punjab SHOCKER! Three years on, teenage nurse raped again by same two accused in Ludhiana

Punjab SHOCKER! Three years on, teenage nurse raped again by same two accused in Ludhiana

An 18-year-old girl, working as a nurse at a private nursing home here, was allegedly raped by two persons, who were also accused of raping her in another case three years back but were given a "clean chit" by the police.

Mar 25, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
Congress storms back to power in Punjab, wins 77 out of 117 seats

Congress storms back to power in Punjab, wins 77 out of 117 seats

Almost after a decade, the Congress party on Saturday swept back to power in Punjab with veteran party leader Amarinder Singh all set to return as Chief Minister of the state. 

Mar 11, 2017, 21:47 PM IST

Dera followers agree to cremate bodies; 2 govt jobs offered

Dera Sacha Sauda followers on Wednesday agreed to cremate the bodies of the two members of their sect who were shot dead last week and lift the blockade on the Ludhiana-Malerkotla road.

Mar 01, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

Minimum temperatures soar in Punjab, Haryana

Cold conditions abated in Punjab and Haryana with minimum temperatures staying above normal in most parts of both the states.

Mar 01, 2017, 12:22 PM IST

Adampur in Punjab reels at 4.7 C as cold conditions persist

After a temporary respite, cold weather conditions have revived at most places in Punjab and Haryana, with Adampur Saturday turning out to be the coldest place in both states at 4.7 degrees Celsius.

Feb 25, 2017, 12:31 PM IST

Four killed in road accident at Gharuan

Four persons, including three members of a family, were killed on Friday when their car collided with a Punjab Roadways bus at Gharuan, about 10 km from here.

Feb 17, 2017, 14:34 PM IST
24 players picked for NBA Academy in India

24 players picked for NBA Academy in India

The 24 players will now have a solid platform to prepare for the opportunity to move into the professional ranks

Feb 11, 2017, 17:21 PM IST
15-year-old boy kills 8-year-old schoolmate in Punjab; chops body into pieces

15-year-old boy kills 8-year-old schoolmate in Punjab; chops body into pieces

In a horrific incident, a 15-year- old boy has allegedly killed his eight-year-old schoolmate and chopped off his body into pieces here, police said on Friday.

Jan 21, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
Ludhiana shocker: `They were dying...and people were clicking pictures`

Ludhiana shocker: `They were dying...and people were clicking pictures`

“Everyone at the site were clicking pictures and making videos and posting on social media. But not a single human came to help her."

Jan 17, 2017, 19:22 PM IST

After rainfall, fog returns in parts of Punjab, Haryana

Mild to dense fog returned to parts of Punjab and Haryana on Monday, a day after the region witnessed the first rainfall of the winter season.

Dec 26, 2016, 10:46 AM IST
Nabha jailbreak: Know all about pro-Khalistan leader Harminder Singh Mintoo

Nabha jailbreak: Know all about pro-Khalistan leader Harminder Singh Mintoo

All you need to know about the dreaded Khalistan Liberation Force (KLF) chief who was freed from high-security Nabha jail in Punjab today.

Nov 27, 2016, 14:43 PM IST