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Farmers protest: 36 British MPs support agitation against farm laws, want UK to raise issue with India

Farmers protest: 36 British MPs support agitation against farm laws, want UK to raise issue with India

The MPs, in a missive to Raab, asked to pressurise India against the recently enacted agriculture laws which 'exploit' the farmers and those who depend on farming.

Dec 05, 2020, 15:33 PM IST
Nearly century old Sikh History Research Centre at Khalsa College goes digital

Nearly century old Sikh History Research Centre at Khalsa College goes digital

The 90-year-old Sikh History Research Centre and Museum at Khalsa College which houses rare books, manuscripts and hand-written documents has been digitalized.

Nov 29, 2020, 18:40 PM IST
Explained: Why are Punjab, Haryana farmers protesting in Delhi and what are their demands

Explained: Why are Punjab, Haryana farmers protesting in Delhi and what are their demands

Anger against the three farm laws legislation has been simmering against September, ever since the government passed the three agricultural bills. The bills collectively seek to provide farmers with

Nov 28, 2020, 10:47 AM IST
No night curfew, but fine for not wearing face mask increased from Rs 500 to Rs 1,000 in Chandigarh

No night curfew, but fine for not wearing face mask increased from Rs 500 to Rs 1,000 in Chandigarh

The Chandigarh Administration on Thursday increased the penalty for not wearing a face mask from Rs 500 to Rs 1,000. However, it said that there will be no night curfew in the city to curb the

Nov 26, 2020, 23:36 PM IST
Punjab orders night curfew from December 1; doubles fine for violating COVID-19 safety rules

Punjab orders night curfew from December 1; doubles fine for violating COVID-19 safety rules

The Chief Minister’s office issued a statement that said that the night curfew will remain in force from 10 PM to 5 AM, amid apprehension of a second wave of coronavirus in the state.

Nov 25, 2020, 15:23 PM IST
Passenger train services likely to resume in Punjab from Nov 24

Passenger train services likely to resume in Punjab from Nov 24

A total of 17 trains will be restored, including eight for Punjab area and nine for Jammu and Katra, said Indian Railways.

Nov 23, 2020, 06:28 AM IST
DNA Exclusive: Punjab emerging as new abode of farmers' suicide; here's why

DNA Exclusive: Punjab emerging as new abode of farmers' suicide; here's why

Zee News team visited such villages in Punjab and came out with startling facts.

Nov 18, 2020, 01:16 AM IST
41 trains cancelled, 11 short terminated due to farmers' protest in Punjab, says Northern Railway

41 trains cancelled, 11 short terminated due to farmers' protest in Punjab, says Northern Railway

Trains running on the New Delhi-Katra route have been affected the most due to the farmers` agitation in Punjab. 

Nov 14, 2020, 07:55 AM IST
Indian Railways likely to resume train services in Punjab today

Indian Railways likely to resume train services in Punjab today

The loss suffered by the national transporter due to the agitation in Punjab over the Central farm reform laws has already crossed an estimated Rs 1,200 crore as protests on train tracks continued.

Nov 06, 2020, 11:19 AM IST
Punjab farm protests: Railways incur massive losses as stir agaisnt farm bills continues

Punjab farm protests: Railways incur massive losses as stir agaisnt farm bills continues

The losses suffered by Railways due to the farm bill agitation in Punjab have already crossed an estimated Rs 1200 crore.

Nov 04, 2020, 14:26 PM IST
Minor allegedly raped, half-burnt body found at accused's house in Punjab' Hoshiarpur, probe ordered

Minor allegedly raped, half-burnt body found at accused's house in Punjab' Hoshiarpur, probe ordered

The six-year-old girl was allegedly raped, killed and then set on fire. Her body was recovered at a house in a village in Tanda on October 21 (Wednesday).

Oct 23, 2020, 19:52 PM IST
NIA files charge sheet against 10 in Hizbul Mujahideen narco-terror case

NIA files charge sheet against 10 in Hizbul Mujahideen narco-terror case

The case pertains to the arrest of one Hilal Ahmed Shergojri and recovery of Rs 29 Lakh from his possession by Punjab Police on April 25 this year.

Oct 20, 2020, 20:40 PM IST
NIA to file chargesheet against ten accused in Hizbul Mujahideen Narco terror case

NIA to file chargesheet against ten accused in Hizbul Mujahideen Narco terror case

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is expected to file a charge sheet against ten accused in the Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) Narco terror module case. The charge sheet will be filed at the NIA

Oct 20, 2020, 13:06 PM IST
Punjab government moves resolution in assembly against Centre's new farm laws

Punjab government moves resolution in assembly against Centre's new farm laws

Punjab government led by Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Tuesday moved a resolution in the state assembly against the Centre’s contentious farm laws amid concerns over amendments to the

Oct 20, 2020, 11:36 AM IST
Unlock 5: Schools to reopen in Uttar Pradesh and these two states from today; check guidelines

Unlock 5: Schools to reopen in Uttar Pradesh and these two states from today; check guidelines

Only those schools which are outside containment zones are allowed to reopen from today (October 19) for students of class 9th to 12th. Students will only attend school after parents give their 

Oct 19, 2020, 06:52 AM IST
Two women jump off moving cab in Punjab to escape molestation bid by driver

Two women jump off moving cab in Punjab to escape molestation bid by driver

Two women jumped out of a moving car to avoid molestation bid from the driver. The incident took place on Saturday in Punjab's Amritsar. 

Oct 18, 2020, 16:20 PM IST
Unlock 5: Schools in these states to reopen from October 19, number of hours restricted — Read guidelines

Unlock 5: Schools in these states to reopen from October 19, number of hours restricted — Read guidelines

Come October 19 and three states, including Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Sikkim, will be seen reopening their schools partially in areas outside containment zones from October 19 for students of class

Oct 18, 2020, 16:06 PM IST
 Shaurya Chakra awardee shot dead in Punjab's Taran Taran, family refuses to conduct his last rites until killers are arrested

Shaurya Chakra awardee shot dead in Punjab's Taran Taran, family refuses to conduct his last rites until killers are arrested

Balwinder Singh Sandhu, a Shaurya Chakra awardee, was shot dead by two unknown assailants in Punjab's Tarn Taran district on Friday evening. His family members have refused to cremate the body unless

Oct 17, 2020, 15:55 PM IST
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh orders resumption of normal OPD service amid possible second wave of COVID-19

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh orders resumption of normal OPD service amid possible second wave of COVID-19

Punjab Chief Minister has also allowed the opening of government schools from Monday, after due sanitation and disinfection procedures, and with clear SOPs mandating parents’ consent, as well as a

Oct 15, 2020, 19:19 PM IST
Hoisting of Khalistani flag by SFJ cadres on I-Day: NIA carries out search at six locations in Punjab

Hoisting of Khalistani flag by SFJ cadres on I-Day: NIA carries out search at six locations in Punjab

During searches, various electronic items like pen drives, laptops, hard disc and other incriminating documents have been seized.

Oct 14, 2020, 15:18 PM IST