Hoshiarpur boy and girl’s body found hanging from tree in Goa


DP Correspondent Hoshiarpur, October 20 : – After they went missing, the bodies of Hoshiarpur based married boy and a class XII girl was found hanging from a tree in Goa on Friday. The bodies of Baljit Singh (25), a resident of Bassi Jalal and Harinder Kaur, a student from Bassi Kaloa  village in Hoshiarpur was

Jalandhar turns into a nightmare on Diwali Jalandhar turns into a nightmare on Diwali

Jalandhar turns into a nightmare on Diwali . Diwali celebration in Jalandhar turned a nightmare for over 50 shopkeepers at the local Sudama Market in Jyoti chowk, after a cracker fire led to major fire incident in the city. No loss of life was reported.As many as 30 fire tenders were pressed into service and

Following girl’s protests, Pb Govt to set up Govt Girls College in Boota Mandi Following girl’s protests, Pb Govt to set up Govt Girls College in Boota Mandi

Pb Govt to set up Govt Girls College in Boota Mandi Jalandhar(Kusum Arora) – In a major achievement for girls, who staged protest, the Department of Higher Education has in principle agreed to set up a Government Girls College in the Scheduled Caste (SC) dominated Boota Mandi locality of Jalandhar West constituency. Education Minister Aruna Chaudhary agreed

RSS worker's killing, Sangh-BJP workers hand over memorandum to DC RSS worker’s killing, Sangh-BJP workers hand over memorandum to DC

RSS worker’s killing, Sangh-BJP workers hand over memorandum to DC Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Alarmed over the killing of second RSS leader in a span of one year, RSS-BJP workers on Wednesday handed over a memorandum to Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma. Ludhiana based RSS leader Ravinder Gosain was killed by masked unidentified motorbike assailants on Tuesday morning.RSS-BJP

CBI yet to trace RSS leader Brig Gagneja’s killing CBI yet to trace RSS leader Brig Gagneja’s killing

CBI yet to trace RSS leader Brig Gagneja’s killing Jalandhar(Kusum Arora) – The killing of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) Mukh Shikshak Ravinder Gosain (58) in Ludhiana on Saturday brought has brought to the fore the ‘modus operandi’ of assailants, who had shot dead RSS Punjab coordinator and Jalandhar unit president Brigadier Jagdish Gagneja (retd) last year. Brigadier Gagneja,

Inter-state gang behind robbery of 22 ATMs busted
Inter-state gang behind robbery of 22 ATMs busted

Inter-state gang behind robbery of 22 ATMs busted. Kapurthala police claimed to have busted a four-member gang held responsible for breaking into 22 ATM’s across Punjab and Himachal Pardesh and looting Rs 78 lakhs.Kaurthala SSP Sandeep Sharma said that in a major breakthrough on following a tip off police party under the leadership of DSP(subdivision) Sultanpur

Shun double standards in excommunicating Bibi Jagir Kaur: Khaira
Shun double standards in excommunicating Bibi Jagir Kaur: Khaira

Shun double standards in excommunicating Bibi Jagir Kaur: Khaira Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Following a letter, Leader of Opposition in Vidhan Sabha and AAP MLA Sukhpal Khaira Saturday asked Akal Takth Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh to shun double standards in excommunicating Bibi Jagir Kaur from the Sikh Panth.Khaira has written an open letter to Giani Gurbachan Singh

Temporary licences for selling crackers cancelled
Temporary licences for selling crackers cancelled

Temporary licences for selling crackers cancelled Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Following Punjab and Haryana High Court orders regarding burning of firecrackers, the district administration Saturday decided to constitute special squads for checking the sale and bursting of crackers as per the directions of court.A decision in this regard was taken during a meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner Varinder

Police arrests vendor for making Adhaar and PAN of Pakistani national
Police arrests vendor for making Adhaar and PAN card of Pakistani national

Police arrests vendor for making Adhaar and PAN card of Pakistani national Jalandhar(Kusum Arora) – The Jalandhar Commissionerate Police Saturday arrested a man, who made the Adhaar Card and PAN card of Pakistani national Ehsan-Ul-Haq. Special Operation Cell ACP Manpreet Singh Dhillon arrested one Tek Chand, a Deep Nagar based vendor for making the Adhaar Card and

Jalandhar’s Mehsampur village emerges as ‘Paddy Straw burning free village’

DP Correspondent Mehsampur (Jalandhar), October 14 At a time, when stubble burning was a burning issue in the state, Mehsampur villagers in Nakodar sub division have emerged as a ‘Paddy straw burning free village’. Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Varinder Kumar Sharma Saturday felicitated the Panchayat and progressive farmers’ of the village Mehsampur for unanimously taking a path breaking decision

Two Chemists have been sentenced to three years imprisonment

DP Correspondent Nawanshahr, October 13 : – Two chemists-Verinder Pal Singh of Banga and Lakhvir Singh of Bakapur-in the district have been sentenced to three years rigorous imprisonment along with a fine of Rs 1 lakh each by the courts on September 19 and 27 respectively for defaulting on various counts during the checking of their

Pakistani national Ehsan on five-day police remand
Pakistani national Ehsan on five-day police remand

Pakistani national Ehsan on five-day police remand Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Following arrest, the Jalandhar Commissionerate Police presented Pakistani national Ehsan-Ul-Haq, in a court here on Thursday. He was secretly staying in a village in Jalandhar. The police have sought seven-day remand but the court granted five-day remand for further investigation. Ehsan-Ul-Haq, who came to India for the

Married at 21, IPS at 27, woman officer inspire girls
Married at 21, IPS at 27, woman officer inspire girls

Married at 21, IPS at 27, woman officer inspire girls Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Urging girls to implement the basic rule of commitment and perseverance in achieving their dreams, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (ADCP) Sudarvizhi Thursday said that always dream big in life. ADCP Sudharvizhi, a 2007 batch IPS officer posted in Jalandhar shared that if

Balika Manch
First ever ‘Balika Manch’ comes up in Hoshiarpur

DP Correspondent Hoshiarpur, October 12 The first ever Balika Manch of Punjab has been established at Hoshiarpur, which would help curb incidents of eve-teasing and domestic violence to  school going girls. Under ‘Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao’ scheme of Women and Child Development Ministry, the ‘Balika Manch’ has been established at Government Senior Secondary School, Khadkan in

DLSA celebrates International Day of the Girl Child

Pawan Kalia Kapurthala, Oct,11 District Legal Services Authority, Kapurthala celebrated International Day of the Girl Child on today and it organised a seminar in the premises of Hindu Putri Pathshala and also poster making competition was arranged   on the themes of female foeticide, water conservation, traffic rules etc. to mark this day memorable. Chief Judicial

‘Caste remarks’ row, PIMS union writes to CM for justice
‘Caste remarks’ row, PIMS union writes to CM for justice

‘Caste remarks’ row, PIMS union writes to CM for justice Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – Blaming Punjab Institute of Health Sciences (PIMS) management of making castiest remarks, the two suspended PIMS Employees Union members have shot off a letter to Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh seeking justice. The two suspended employees namely Narinder Kumar, an Operation Theatre Technician and

Court awards life term to Bhana Gang’s Daljit Bhana and two accomplices
Court awards life term to Bhana Gang’s Daljit Bhana and two accomplices

Court awards life term to Bhana Gang’s Daljit Bhana and two accomplices Jalandhar(Kusum Arora) – A local court on Tuesday awarded life term to notorious ‘Bhana Gang’ kingpin Daljit Singh Bhana in the twin murder of Deepansh and Simran three years ago. The court of Additional Session Judge Darbari Lal awarded life term ie 20 years imprisonment

Truck Operators demand 28 percent GST on diesel
Truck Operators demand 28 percent GST on diesel

Truck Operators demand 28 percent GST on diesel Jalandhar(DP Correspondent) – On a call given by All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC), theAll India Punjab Truck Operators Union on Monday went on two-day strike demanding28 percent Goods and Services Tax (GST) on diesel. All India Motor Transport Congress had given a strike call on October 4, after which 93000

BSP declares support to congress, aims to keep BJP out

BSP declares support to congress, aims to keep BJP out Jalandhar(Kusum Arora) – In a move eying 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Punjab joined hands with Congress in Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-poll to keep BJP and its allies out of power in the centre. BSP with its dedicated dalit voters has decided to support

Music lovers delight, Punjab government fails to conduct Kapurthala Heritage festival

Kusum Arora Kapurthala, October 8 : – Even as efforts were being made by music connoisseurs, Punjab government has failed to plan and organise the prestigious Baba Jassa Singh Kapurthala Heritage Festival held in the month of October or November in the erstwhile city of Kapurthala. The three-day traditional music festival, which was started in