A 12-year-old girl, who was working as a domestic help in New Mansa Devi Nagar here and was missing since September 4, has been traced and reunited with her parents, police said on Sunday.
The owner of a garment factory here has been arrested for his alleged involvement in the gang-rape of a dalit woman who worked at his factory, police said on Wednesday.
Two Indo-Pak `Sada-e-Sarhad` buses, connecting Delhi with Lahore, had to be diverted on Friday after a group of villagers blocked the national highway here to protest the death of an undertrial.
An FIR has been lodged against a 20-year-old boy for allegedly assaulting a 10-year old girl while she was answering the nature`s call at a village here, police said here on Saturday.
Two drug peddlers were arrested by police from two separate places here and 11 grams of heroin was recovered from their possession.
A 63-year-old Shiromani Akali Dal leader has allegedly committed suicide by consuming some poisonous substance in Manawali village here, police said today.
A case has been registered against two students of a private school here for allegedly blackmailing a minor school girl and extorting money from her.
Residents of Satnampura locality blocked traffic for about an hour on National Highway 1 to protest the alleged inordinate delay in completing the work of re-carpeting the stretch of Phagwara-Nakodar road.
Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav on Saturday accused the ruling SAD-BJP combine in Punjab of making youth drug addicts.
Yoga guru Ramdev on Thursday held a road-show in Phagwara in support of BJP candidate from Hoshiarpur Lok Sabha seat Vijay Sampla.
The Chandigarh-Amritsar Intercity Superfast Express will now have a one-minute halt at Phagwara which will connect it with holy city of Amritsar and state Capital Chandigarh.
A 30-year-old youth has been arrested for allegedly attempting to rape a four-and-a-half- year-old girl, police said on Sunday.
Phagwara: A 27-year-old married woman was allegedly raped inside her residence here by an acquaintance, who has been arrested.
Students and teachers of a girls` school here have taken it upon themselves to collect funds for renovation of their school building, part of which had been declared unsafe by Public Works Department.
He came here with "band, baja and baraat" but went back "berang" (blank) when he found neither the bride nor anybody else from the girl`s side to play host.
The ongoing heat wave conditions in Punjab continued unabated, claiming a life here, police said on Tuesday.
A woman, upset over persistent dowry demands by her husband, allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself to death at her parents` house in Khalwargate area, police said on Friday.
A migrant woman was burnt alive when a fire broke out in her hut at village Khajurala, 8 kms from here, along the national highway, police said on Tuesday.
Protests over acquittal of Congress` Sajjan Kumar in 1984 Sikh carnage case continued for second day as activists of over half dozen Sikh bodies stopped 2 trains for over an hour at railway station.
An alleged drug peddler was
arrested today, police said here.
Day in Pics: 26th November
Showbiz World - November 26, 2014