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Minor raped, accused beaten to death by mob in Jalandhar

Minor raped, accused beaten to death by mob in Jalandhar

An 11-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 39-year-old migrant labourer, who was later caught by the locals and beaten to death here on Sunday.

Jun 02, 2019, 23:14 PM IST
Two hand grenades seized from bike-borne men in Punjab

Two hand grenades seized from bike-borne men in Punjab

The Punjab Police on Sunday seized two hand grenades from two bike-borne men during routine checking near Kukranwala Adda.

Jun 02, 2019, 18:28 PM IST
Police official shoots himself dead accidentally in Punjab

Police official shoots himself dead accidentally in Punjab

"The shot was accidentally fired by Kumar while he was cleaning his service revolver," said investigating officer.

Jun 02, 2019, 16:48 PM IST
Amarinder Singh thanks people for Congress victory in Punjab

Amarinder Singh thanks people for Congress victory in Punjab

Punjab's ruling Congress won eight of the 13 Lok Sabha seats, one of the few states where it did well, while the BJP and its ally Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) bagged two seats each.

May 25, 2019, 12:55 PM IST
Chorus grows to change Navjot Singh Sidhu's portfolio

Chorus grows to change Navjot Singh Sidhu's portfolio

He also hit out at the cricketer-turned-politician, asking him to quit if he could not work with the Chief Minister.

May 24, 2019, 15:33 PM IST
Punjab untouched by Modi wave: Congress wins 8 seats, SAD-BJP 4 & AAP leads on 1

Punjab untouched by Modi wave: Congress wins 8 seats, SAD-BJP 4 & AAP leads on 1

The Akali Dal-BJP alliance won on four seats and the AAP was leading on one.

May 23, 2019, 23:34 PM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP's gamble with Sunny Deol pays off

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP's gamble with Sunny Deol pays off

During poll campaigning, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra had also taken out a massive roadshow in Pathankot, part of the Gurdaspur constituency.

May 23, 2019, 22:01 PM IST
Captain Amarinder Singh's own seat in danger now: Shiromani Akali Dal's Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Captain Amarinder Singh's own seat in danger now: Shiromani Akali Dal's Harsimrat Kaur Badal

With BJP looking forward to yet another landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Thursday said that people have told the Congress that

May 23, 2019, 21:40 PM IST
High command to be apprised of Sidhu''s damaging remarks: Captain Amarinder Singh

High command to be apprised of Sidhu''s damaging remarks: Captain Amarinder Singh

Though he refused to comment directly on the possible impact of Sidhu's comments on the Congress performance in Punjab, Amarinder Singh said as a Minister, Sidhu's own performance needed to be

May 23, 2019, 18:53 PM IST
List of Punjab Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

List of Punjab Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

Punjab has a total of 13 constituencies. The fight is all set to take place between the Indian National Congress, Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party and Aam Aadmi Party.

May 23, 2019, 10:46 AM IST
Watch live streaming of 2019 Lok Sabha election results from Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh on mobile and desktop on Zee News

Watch live streaming of 2019 Lok Sabha election results from Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh on mobile and desktop on Zee News

Watch live streaming of 2019 Lok Sabha, Assembly election results from Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh on Zee News.

May 23, 2019, 08:00 AM IST
Lok Sabha election 2019: Kirron Kher set to get second term as Chandigarh MP

Lok Sabha election 2019: Kirron Kher set to get second term as Chandigarh MP

Congress is leading in six out of ten seats in Punjab. 

May 23, 2019, 07:09 AM IST
Sukhbir Singh Badal's daughter, first-time voter, gets notice from EC for wearing Akali Dal badge

Sukhbir Singh Badal's daughter, first-time voter, gets notice from EC for wearing Akali Dal badge

The showcause notice was issued to Gurleen Kaur for wearing Akali Dal badge when she came to a polling booth for casting her vote in Muktsar, under Bathinda parliamentary constituency.

May 20, 2019, 07:02 AM IST
 Zee News Maha Exit poll 2019: Haryana favours BJP, Congress likely to win in Punjab

Zee News Maha Exit poll 2019: Haryana favours BJP, Congress likely to win in Punjab

In Haryana, the polling took place for 10 Lok Sabha constituencies in the sixth phase on May 12. 

May 19, 2019, 18:07 PM IST
'Ambitious' Navjot Singh Sidhu wants to become next Punjab CM: Amarinder Singh

'Ambitious' Navjot Singh Sidhu wants to become next Punjab CM: Amarinder Singh

"I have known him since childhood and have no difference of opinion with him. He probably wants to become CM and replace me," Amarinder Singh said.

May 19, 2019, 15:10 PM IST
Full list of candidates going to polls in Punjab in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of candidates going to polls in Punjab in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

All thirteen Lok Sabha seats in Punjab will go to polls in the seventh phase of general election on Sunday. The seats where voting will be held are Gurdaspur, Amritsar, Khadoor Sahib, Jalandhar (SC

May 18, 2019, 18:13 PM IST
Akali top gun Sukhbir Singh Badal to battle it out with ex-colleague Sher Singh Ghubaya in Punjab's Ferozepur

Akali top gun Sukhbir Singh Badal to battle it out with ex-colleague Sher Singh Ghubaya in Punjab's Ferozepur

Last month, however, Ghubaya joined the Congress and was subsequently given a ticket, a move that left many Congressmen fuming.

May 18, 2019, 12:56 PM IST
Punjab: 13 parliamentary constituencies to go to polls in final phase of Lok Sabha election

Punjab: 13 parliamentary constituencies to go to polls in final phase of Lok Sabha election

The 13 parliamentary constituencies in Punjab are Gurdaspur, Amritsar, Khadoor Sahib, Jalandhar (SC), Hoshiarpur (SC), Anandpur Sahib, Ludhiana, Fatehgarh Sahib (SC), Faridkot (SC), Firozpur,

May 18, 2019, 10:29 AM IST
Punjab campaign ends, Cong vs SAD-BJP contest on Sunday

Punjab campaign ends, Cong vs SAD-BJP contest on Sunday

In the fray for Sunday's elections are Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar and Aam Aadmi Party's Punjab unit chief Bhagwant Mann.

May 17, 2019, 22:46 PM IST
No role in denial of ticket to Navjot Singh Sidhu's wife from Chandigarh, says Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

No role in denial of ticket to Navjot Singh Sidhu's wife from Chandigarh, says Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Ticket allocation was done by the Congress in Delhi and they had chosen not to accept Kaur’s application to contest from Chandigarh, Amarinder Singh said. 

May 17, 2019, 11:25 AM IST