Punjab police use water cannons to disperse NSUI protesters

The Punjab Police on Tuesday used water cannons to disperse NSUI workers, who were protesting against the state government.

Police ‘mistake’ Akali leader for gangster, shoot him dead in Amritsar

An Akali leader was shot dead in his car on Tuesday evening by an Amritsar police party in civil clothes, who reportedly intercepted his car and fired indiscriminately at him, killing him on the spot.

Tight security in Amritsar on eve of Operation Bluestar anniversary

Punjab Police have tightened security in Amritsar ahead of the anniversary of Operation Bluestar on Saturday.

Tight security in Amritsar ahead of Bluestar anniversary

The Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) and Punjab Police are working in tandem to ensure that Operation Bluestar anniversary on June 6 passes off peacefully.

Punjab police takes care of 7-month-old baby after parents taken into custody

Punjab police takes care of 7-month-old baby after his parents were taken into custody on fake charges.

Missing NRI hotelier murdered in Punjab, body not found

Punjab Police on Saturday clarified that British hotelier of Indian origin Ranjit Singh Power has been murdered, but his body was yet to be recovered, rejecting initial reports that a body found in a Punjab forest was of the NRI.

Five of a family killed in accident in Muktsar

Five persons including two children of a family were killed while two sustained serious injuries when their car dashed against a roadside tree near Malout, police said here Friday.

Car lifting gang busted in Punjab; 9 held

Punjab Police claimed to have busted a gang of automobile robbers with the arrest of nine members.

Married woman commits suicide in Punjab

A 24-year-old married woman allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling over some domestic feud at Pakharvadh village here, police said Thursday.

After Moga, another case of molestation aboard private bus in Khanna; two arrested

The Punjab Police has arrested two people over charges of molesting a 30-year-old woman aboard a moving private bus in Khanna.

Moga molestation case: Punjab and Haryana HC bench recuses from hearing
Moga molestation case: Punjab and Haryana HC bench recuses from hearing

A Punjab and Haryana High Court bench on Monday recused itself from hearing the Moga incident in which a minor girl was allegedly molested and pushed out of a moving bus causing her fatal injuries.

Moga molestation case: Victim's body cremated after post-mortem, father accepts compensation
Moga molestation case: Victim's body cremated after post-mortem, father accepts compensation

The 13-year-old girl who died after she was allegedly molested and pushed out of a bus owned by Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal's transport company was cremated on Sunday evening at her native village in Punjab. 

Punjab Police claims no gang-rape in Moga, says 'victim' is lying
Punjab Police claims no gang-rape in Moga, says 'victim' is lying

Just two days after the tragic death of a teenage girl who was thrown out of a moving bus along with her mother for resisting molestation, a case of alleged gang-rape of a young woman was reported from the district on Friday.

Punjab Dalit girl rape: Officer transferred after delay in process

A SHO has been transferred to district police lines in connection with alleged delay in registering an attempt to rape case of a 21-year-old Dalit girl, police said today.

Accused have definite links with nun gang-rape case: DCP

Punjab Police today booked and arrested the four Bangladesh nationals, who were earlier detained for allegedly raping a elderly nun in West Bengal, for their suspected involvement in crimes in the district.

No laxity on premature release of prisoners: Punjab DGP

 Punjab Police DGP SS Saini on Thursday said a lot of "disinformation and wrong information" is being circulated over the issue of premature release of prisoners even as he maintained that no laxity would be permitted on issues of peace and communal harmony.

Eliminating terror crucial for Pakistan's economic survival: Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said Pakistan will win the war against terror at any cost, linking it to the country's "economic survival", and vowed to overcome the energy crisis.

48-yr-old ASI dies in Punjab

Phagwara: A 48-year-old Assistant Sub Inspector of police died when he fell down to the road while trying to board a bus.

Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh Tara to appear before court

Authorities in Thailand Friday issued orders for the extradition of Babbar Khalsa militant Jagtar Singh Tara, convicted for life in the former Punjab CM Beant Singh's assassination case. Tara will appear before court today.

Ten years after he escaped from jail, Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh 'Tara' arrested in Thailand
Ten years after he escaped from jail, Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh 'Tara' arrested in Thailand

Former Punjab CM Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh 'Tara' was arrested in Thailand on Monday.