Govt transfers 91 DSPs in Punjab

In a major police reshuffle at the middle level rank police officers, the Punjab government Thursday transferred 91 Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSPs) in the state.

Man arrested for raping minor niece in Punjab

A man was Monday arrested for allegedly raping his 16-year-old niece since the past seven months here, police said.

Three teenagers killed in road mishap in Ambala

Three teenagers were killed Thursday in a road accident in Naraingarh around 20 kilometers from here, police said.

Father-son duo killed over a land dispute in Moga

A father and his son were allegedly killed in a clash between two families over a land dispute in Khosa Kotla village here Tuesday, police said.

Another international drugs racket busted in Punjab

Punjab Police Sunday claimed to have busted another international drugs smuggling racket, and said five smugglers and a hawala agent have been arrested and over 27 kg of heroin seized after a 10-day operation.

Woman, teenaged son hacked to death in Punjab

Unidentified assailants hacked a 50-year-old woman and her teenaged son to death at their house in Fatehgarh Churian town in the district today, police said.

Over 90% complaints on women helpline disposed of: Punjab Police

Over 90 per cent of the complaints registered through a helpline launched last year to help women in distress have been successfully disposed of, Punjab police said on Monday.

Ashutosh Maharaj "clinically dead": Punjab Police in HC

Ashutosh Maharaj, spiritual preacher and Chief of sect Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan (DJJS), is "clinically dead" as per the medical reports, Punjab Police informed the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday.

Amarinder opposes taking away drug probe from Punjab Police

Former Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday strongly opposed the move to handover the ongoing investigations into the alleged drug racket to another agency from Punjab Police.

Congress calls for CBI probe into drug racket

Congress demanded a CBI probe into an alleged drug racket in Punjab, the kingpin of which has named a state minister as having been involved in it.

Man gets ten year jail for kidnapping and raping minor

A local court here has awarded ten years of jail term to a man, hailing from Attari village under Dharamkot Police Station here

Punjab police bust Rs 6000 crore international synthetic drug racket

Punjab Police on Tuesday claimed to have busted a Rs 6000 crore international synthetic drug racket masterminded by a Canadian national of Indian origin.

16-year-old raped in Punjab

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and raped by three youths in Una district of Himachal Pradesh, police said Tuesday.

Acid attack victim dies in Ludhiana

A 22-year-old bride, who suffered serious burn injuries in an acid attack, breathed her last today at a Mumbai hospital.

Police arrests one of six absconding under-trials

One of the six undertrials who had escaped from a temporary jail set up in judicial complex here was arrested by police, a senior official Wednesday said.

Killer of 7-year-old boy commits suicide in Punjab

A man, who had allegedly killed a 7-year-old boy, has committed suicide, police said today.

Drug racket: Police raid pharma units in Uttar Pradesh

Raids were being carried out on a few pharmaceutical units in Roorkee of Uttar Pradesh, days after Punjab Police busted a multi-crore Delhi-based synthetic drug racket, a senior police officer said here on Friday.

Asaram’s son Narayan Sai arrested, Gujarat Police get one-day remand

Controversial godman Asaram Bapu`s son, Narayan Sai, who was on Wednesday arrested from the Punjab border after evading the law for nearly months, said that he was being framed in false cases.

Over 281 kg heroin seized along Punjab border this yr

Heroin smuggling along the international border in Punjab has been on the rise with over 281 kg of the contraband seized from the state`s border belt adjoining Pakistan this year.

Punjab: Trucks laden with sand seized, 13 arrested

Thirteen people were on Monday arrested for their alleged involvement in illegal mining in this district and 14 trucks laden with sand were seized.