Patiala court denies bail to drug lords Bhola, Raja in money laundering case

A lawyer representing drug lords Jagdish Singh Bhola and Varinder Singh Raja has said that he will approach the Punjab and Haryana High Court to seek bail after a Sessions Court in Patiala denied his clients bail in connection with a money laundering case.

AAP Patiala MP sits among protesters at Anna's agitation

A cardiologist-turned-politician and AAP MP Dharamvira Gandhi on Tuesday opposed the Land Acquisition Bill both inside and outside Parliament.

Women players punished for reaching late by team manager

Video of three women players being punished by team manager for reaching late at the tournament spot in Patiala has now appeared on the web.

AAP to launch awareness programme against drug menace in Punjab

The Aam Aadmi Party will launch a mass awareness programme against drugs menace in Punjab soon, a senior party functionary said on Tuesday.

Judge murder case: Fugitive woman doctor arrested

Tracking her new account on social networking site, police have arrested a woman doctor who was convicted for murder of an additional district and sessions judge in 2005.

Dense fog, chill returns to Punjab, Haryana

After a brief respite from foggy conditions, thick fog on Wednesday engulfed most parts of Punjab and Haryana, affecting flights and trains even as chilly conditions aggravated in the region with minimum temperatures falling sharply by up to three degrees Celsius.

Rain lashes parts of Haryana, Punjab

 Light to moderate rains lashed several parts of Punjab and Haryana on Tuesday even as the minimum temperatures rose by up to six notches above normal in the region.

Cold wave conditions persist in Punjab and Haryana

Cold wave conditions continued unabated in Punjab and Haryana with minimum temperatures hovering several notches below normal in most parts of both states.

Cold wave conditions persist in Punjab, Haryana

Cold wave conditions continued to grip most parts of Punjab and Haryana with sporadic fog disrupting rail services.

Biting cold continues to sweep Punjab, Haryana; flights delayed

Biting cold wave conditions on Monday continued to sweep several parts of Punjab and Haryana where day temperatures settled much below the normal.

Amarinder Singh holds show of strength amid infighting in Punjab unit

Virtually throwing a challenge to Punjab Congress chief Pratap Singh Bajwa's leadership, former Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday rallied his supporters, including most of MLAs, and announced start of party's campaign to take on ruling Akali-BJP with a January 22 rally.

North India reels under intense cold, fog hits rail traffic

Intense cold wave conditions swept across large swathes of north India on Saturday with the weather remaining mostly dry even as fog disrupted rail traffic in a few areas.

Amritsar coldest at 3 degrees Celsius

Cold conditions prevailed at many places in Punjab and Haryana, which was lashed by rains during the past couple of days, with Amritsar being the coldest place at a low of 3 degrees Celsius.

1993 Sitapur fake encounter case: Life term awarded to 4 policemen

A CBI court on Monday awarded life imprisonment to four policemen, including three of Uttar Pradesh, in a fake encounter case.

Mount Litera Zee School Patiala shares smiles this Diwali

Mount Litera Zee School Patiala launched the ‘Illuminating Lives’ Project as part of this Diwali celebrations. The objective of the project was to celebrate Diwali with lesser fortunate people in the city and bring smiles to many families this Diwali.

SAI Director General offers Hockey India to shift camp to repair NIS pitch
SAI Director General offers Hockey India to shift camp to repair NIS pitch

Barely days after Hockey India's complaint of "dangerous" artificial turf at women's team training centre at Patiala, Sports Authority of India today offered HI to shift the camp at other venues to repair the pitch.

Preneet Kaur wins Patiala bypoll

Congress leader and former union minister Preneet Kaur on Monday won the Patiala Assembly seat defeating her nearest SAD rival Bhagwan Dass Juneja.

Punjab bypolls: stakes high for Patiala royal family, Akalis

Stakes are high for the royal family of Patiala and the ruling Akalis as the results of the bypolls to Patiala and Talwandi Sabo Assembly seats in Punjab are to be declared on Monday.

10 more drug de-addiction centres will be set up in Punjab

The Punjab government will set up ten more drug de-addiction centres in the state, taking their number to 31.

Punjab by-polls: 45 % polling in Patiala, 48 % in Talwandi Sabo till 1 pm

Polling continued to be on a high note in both Patiala and Talwandi Sabo Assembly constituencies of Punjab as till 1 pm the poll percentage was around 45 and 48 per cent respectively in the two Assembly seats where by-polls are taking place Thursday.