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Wailing mother wants to see daughter’s killer

Patiala: Neha Sharma, a 25-year-old woman was ‘mistakenly’ killed by an unidentified policeman at Samana chowk ‘naka’ soon after Nabha jail-break incident on Sunday morning. According to the police they suspected a car as it instead of halting, attempted to speed away. A policeman opened fire on the car and the bullet hit Neha. She

Accused conducted mock drill before Nabha jail-break

Patiala: Before conducting an armed attack at high security jail on November 27, accused conducted a mock drill at Moga. The startling relevations were made by mastermind behind the attack Parwinder Singh alias Pinda during interrogation. Pinda, himself fled from the same jail around month and a half ago where he was lodged for killing

Farmers with land across IB to be compensated: Badal

Chandigarh: In a major relief to tillers in the border areas, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday directed Deputy Commissioners (DCs) of districts along International Border (IB) to disburse compensation to farmers having land across the fence within a week. “Hundreds of farmers having land across the fence, around 21,000 acres, will benefit

AAP to create atmosphere of fearlessness: Kejriwal

Amritsar: “Badals and Captain Amarinder Singh share a secret alliance and both the partiers are contesting 2017 elections in Punjab jointly,” National Convener of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said while addressing “Punjab Inquilab” rally on Wednesday. Kejriwal said that Badals and Amarinder have looted Punjab during last 15 years

No Pak hand, Gangsters executed Nabha Jailbreak

Chandigarh: The Nabha jailbreak case is turning out to be a handy work of gangsters and has nothing to do with Pakistan. This information was passed on to The Daily Post by a senior member of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) who interrogated the arrested suspects at CIA office in Patiala on Wednesday. He disclosed

Before pay day, banks, ATMs in Punjab, Har face cash crunch

Chandigarh: Several bank branches and ATMsin Punjab, Haryana and here are going dry fast due to “insufficient” cash, even as heavy rush of people is expected in the first week of December due to disbursement of salaries and pensions. However, banks claimed that they were geared up so that customers do not face any problem

UT Chandigarh set to become cashless city

Chandigarh: UT Chandigarh administration on Wednesday said it has started a campaign to become the first ‘cashless’ city in the country by December 10. It has been decided that initially all the e-sampark centers will be equipped with a swipe machine and other such modes for making online payments and once the system is operative,

Mohali Police Arrest three with fake currency of Rs 42 Lakh

Mohali: Mohali Police arrest three people, two boys and one girl with fake currency of Rs 42 lakh. Police also caught one Audi Q7 bearing no HR70U-0004. Fake currency notes were new notes of 2,000 . SP city Parminder Singh Bhandal while addressing press conference in Mohali told that Tuesday evening around 7 PM, Police

Army chief visits Nagrota; combing operation on

Jammu: Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhagtoday visited the Nagrota-based 16 Corps headquarters and was briefed about yesterday’s terror attack in which seven officers and jawans were killed, even as combing operation to flush out any remaining militant continued. Three militants were killed by security forces personnel and combing operation to sanitise the area was

Rahul Gandhi’s twitter account hacked

New Delhi: The Twitter account of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi was hacked on Wednesday evening with a series of offensive tweets appearing on his timeline. In all, seven tweets appeared in about five minutes but they deleted

Infiltrating militants planned to blow up trains in J&K: BSF

    Jammu: The three heavily-armed militant skilled by BSF in Samba district had infiltrated into Jammu and Kashmir to carry out a chain of terror attacks by blowing up running trains and tracks with chained IEDs and hard to detect liquid explosives, a top force official said on Wednesday. A day after the three

Indian in US pleads guilty to terror conspiracy

New York: A 42-year-old Indian who received asylum in the US has pleaded guilty to planning terror attacks in India by providing material support and resources to terrorists involved in the Khalistan movement. Balwinder Singh, a resident of Nevada, pleaded guilty before US District Judge Larry Hicks to one count of conspiracy to provide material

Australia beat India 4-3 in hockey

Victoria (Australia): Australia defeated India 4-3 in the final game of the two-match hockey series here on Wednesday. Playing with 10 men for large periods of the third quarter, India defended stoutly but were edged past by the home side in a pulsating match. The visitors were the first to rock the board, Akashdeep Singh

Delhi’s air quality enters red zone again

New Delhi: With a drop in wind speed and there turn of fog, the air quality of the national capital turned ‘severe’ today, following a fairly long period when strong wind movement had helped keep the pollutants at bay. The air quality index of the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) had Delhi’s air in the

Cricketer Yuvraj, Hazel Keech marry

Chandigarh: Cricketer Yuvraj Singh and actress Hazel Keech tied the knot on Wednesday as per Sikh traditions at a gurdwara in Punjab’s Fatehgarh Sahib district. Sporting a red Sherwani with cream coloured churidar, Yuvraj was all decked up as the groom with a red turban and ‘Sehraa’. Yuvraj grew a beard for the ceremony. Hazel

Nabha jailbreak case: One more arrested

Patiala: Punjab police on Wednesday arrested onemore person in connection with sensational Nabha jailbreak case. Gurpreet Singh Gopi was arrested for allegedly harbouring gangsters, a night before they attacked the high-security jail and freed six inmates – four gangsters and two militants, including Khalistan Liberation Front chief Harminder Singh Mintoo – on Sunday, police said.

Three Karnal police posts incharges sent to policelines

Chandigarh: Haryana police on Wednesday sent in charges of three posts in Karnal to police lines for dereliction of duty after Parminder Singh Pinda, who facilitated the escape of six prisoners from Nabha jail, managed to pass through Karnal in an SUV. “Chowki incharges of Sitamai, Ramnagar and Munak police posts have been sent to

Punjab Police transfers: 2 IPS, 11 SP rank officers shifted in Punjab (List available)

Chandigarh:The Punjab Government has transferred 2 IPS and 11 PPS officers on administrative grounds with immediate effect. Disclosing this official spokesperson of Home Affairs said that Mr. Nilambari Jagadale Vijay IPS has been transferred as Comdt.-Cum-Deputy Director, Indoor, MRS PPA, Phillaur where as Mr. Harjinder Singh IPS has been transferred as Comdt. 3rd, IRB, Ludhiana.

Six ways mustard oil can improve your looks

New Delhi: It acts as a natural cleanser and helps to whiten teeth as well. Reach out for mustard oil to look your best, says an expert. Dermatologist Pragya Gupta, who is a specialist advisor for P Mark Mustard Oil, shares a few benefits of the oil: * It works wonders on the skin as

Punjab Government transfers 4 IAS, 3 PCS officers (List available)

Three PPS officers transferred in Punjab (List available)

Chandigarh:The Punjab Government has transferred 3 PPS officers with immediate effect, on Wednesday. Mukesh Kumar PPS transferred from DSP 36 Bn PAP Bhadurgarh to DSP SPU Punjab. Gursharanjit Singh PPS transferred from DSP Hqrs Khanna to DSP 2nd IRB Ladha Kothi. Deepinder Kaur transferred from DSP NRI wing SAS Nagar to DSP CTC Bahadurgarh,