Punjab News

Schools can't remove student's name if parents unable to pay fees: Punjab and Haryana High Court

Schools can't remove student's name if parents unable to pay fees: Punjab and Haryana High Court

The order was passed by the bench of Chief Justice Ravi Shankar Jha and Justice Arun Palli while disposing of the PIL filed by Pankaj Chandgothia.

Jun 03, 2020, 15:55 PM IST
Runaway couple approaches court for protection, fined Rs 10,000 for not wearing masks at marriage ceremony

Runaway couple approaches court for protection, fined Rs 10,000 for not wearing masks at marriage ceremony

The Punjab and Haryana high court on Tuesday imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on a runaway couple from Punjab for failing to wear masks at their wedding. Interestingly, the couple had approached the court

Jun 03, 2020, 09:32 AM IST
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh warns China against any attempt to intrude into Indian territory

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh warns China against any attempt to intrude into Indian territory

The Punjab CM made it clear that if China did not stop indulging in intimidating behaviour, it would have to pay the price.

May 30, 2020, 22:09 PM IST
TikTok video made in Punjab reunites Telangana man with family after 2 years

TikTok video made in Punjab reunites Telangana man with family after 2 years

Last Thursday, a fellow villager showed the video clip to Venkateswarlu's daughter Kanakadurga, who recognised him.

May 26, 2020, 18:56 PM IST
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh applauds locals for rescuing IAF pilot after MiG-29 fighter jet crash

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh applauds locals for rescuing IAF pilot after MiG-29 fighter jet crash

A MiG-29 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Nawanshahr in Punjab on Friday morning. The MiG-29 pilot ejected after the plane developed a technical snag and failed to respond

May 08, 2020, 15:46 PM IST
IAF MiG-29 fighter crashes in Punjab, pilot safe

IAF MiG-29 fighter crashes in Punjab, pilot safe

The jet crashed near Hoshiyarpur in Punjab.

May 08, 2020, 12:04 PM IST
Denied free ration, policeman's kin kill depot holder in Punjab's Kapurthala

Denied free ration, policeman's kin kill depot holder in Punjab's Kapurthala

Police have registered a case against four people, including three members of the policeman's family, in this regard.

May 05, 2020, 20:04 PM IST
COVID-19 warrior Harjeeet Singh asks people to stay together to fight against coronavirus

COVID-19 warrior Harjeeet Singh asks people to stay together to fight against coronavirus

Harjeeet Singh, who was discharged from the PGIMER on Thursday, spared time today to speak with Zee News and expressed happiness over the nationwide support he received in the wake of fighting off an

May 01, 2020, 20:38 PM IST
98 devotees who returned from Hazur Sahib in Nanded to Amritsar test COVID-19 positive

98 devotees who returned from Hazur Sahib in Nanded to Amritsar test COVID-19 positive

98 Sikh devotees who returned from Gurdwara Hazur Sahib in Maharashtra’s Nanded to Punjab have tested positive for the coronavirus COVID-19.

May 01, 2020, 12:30 PM IST
Punjab Police SI Harjeeet Singh, whose hand was chopped off by Nihang Sikh, reaches home after successful surgery

Punjab Police SI Harjeeet Singh, whose hand was chopped off by Nihang Sikh, reaches home after successful surgery

Punjab Police Sub Inspector Harjeeet Singh, whose hand was chopped off in a brutal attack by a Nihang Sikh for being stopped at a barricade during the coronavirus lockdown, reached his home in

Apr 30, 2020, 13:23 PM IST
Punjab extends curfew for two more weeks, coronavirus lockdown to be relaxed for four hours daily

Punjab extends curfew for two more weeks, coronavirus lockdown to be relaxed for four hours daily

The Punjab government led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday extended the curfew imposed in the state to curb coronavirus for two more weeks. This was announced by the Chief

Apr 29, 2020, 16:41 PM IST
Pakistan national apprehended by BSF along border in Punjab

Pakistan national apprehended by BSF along border in Punjab

A 30-year-old Pakistan national has been apprehended by the Border Security Force (BSF) along the international border in Punjab on Sunday, officials said.

Apr 26, 2020, 16:48 PM IST
Border Roads Organisation builds 484-meter bridge connecting Punjab's Kasowal enclave with rest of the country

Border Roads Organisation builds 484-meter bridge connecting Punjab's Kasowal enclave with rest of the country

Union Ministry of Defence on Wednesday (April 22) said that Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has constructed and opened a new permanent bridge on the river Ravi connecting Kasowal enclave in Punjab to

Apr 23, 2020, 09:58 AM IST
Punjab Police commandos donate blood to S-I Harjeet Singh whose hand was chopped off by Nihang Sikhs

Punjab Police commandos donate blood to S-I Harjeet Singh whose hand was chopped off by Nihang Sikhs

Punjab Police commandos on Tuesday donated their blood to save Sub-Inspector Harjeet Singh whose hand was chopped off by a group of Nihang Sikhs in Patiala. According to reports, this was done on the

Apr 21, 2020, 15:08 PM IST
Western Disturbance causes rainfall over Assam, Punjab: IMD

Western Disturbance causes rainfall over Assam, Punjab: IMD

Thunderstorms were also observed over some places in Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chandigarh and Delhi in the morning hours today, stated IMD in its All India Weather Warning

Apr 18, 2020, 12:14 PM IST
Indian Air Force AH-64 Apache helicopter makes emergency landing in Punjab's Hoshiarpur

Indian Air Force AH-64 Apache helicopter makes emergency landing in Punjab's Hoshiarpur

An Indian Air Force (IAF) AH-64 Apache attack helicopter made a precautionary landing in a field in Punjab's Hoshiarpur district on Friday (April 17). According to IAF, the chopper made a

Apr 17, 2020, 15:28 PM IST
Doctors successfully re-implant ASI's hand chopped off in attack in Patiala, after 7.5-hour surgery

Doctors successfully re-implant ASI's hand chopped off in attack in Patiala, after 7.5-hour surgery

Assistant Sub-Inspector Harjeet Singh's hand was severed in an attack by a group of Nihangs in Patiala today.

Apr 12, 2020, 23:13 PM IST
Pistols, petrol bombs recovered from gurudwara where Nihangs hid after attacking cops in Patiala

Pistols, petrol bombs recovered from gurudwara where Nihangs hid after attacking cops in Patiala

An officer's hand was chopped off with a sword and two other Punjab policemen were injured on Sunday when a group of Nihang Sikhs attacked them after being asked to show curfew passes at a vegetable

Apr 12, 2020, 19:14 PM IST
Nihang Sikhs attack, chop-off ASI's hand during coronavirus COVID-19 curfew in Patiala; took shelter in gurudwara

Nihang Sikhs attack, chop-off ASI's hand during coronavirus COVID-19 curfew in Patiala; took shelter in gurudwara

The incident occurred when the cops stopped the vehicle of Nihang Sikhs at the check point outside the Patiala wholesale vegetable market.

Apr 12, 2020, 13:55 PM IST
Punjab extends COVID-19 lockdown in state till May 1

Punjab extends COVID-19 lockdown in state till May 1

The Punjab government on Friday (April 10) extended the coronavirus lockdown till May 1, becoming the second state after Odisha to do so. The decision was taken at a meeting of the council of

Apr 10, 2020, 18:21 PM IST