Nov 28

Nabha Jail break: Second prisoner Gurpreet Singh nabbed from Jalandhar

Jalandhar: After escaping from the high-security Nabha prison, the second prisoner identified as Gurpreet Singh was on Monday arrested from

Nabha Jailbreak: One more getaway car spotted in Haryana

Kaithal (Haryana): One more getaway car of Nabha jailbreak has been spotted in abandoned situation in Haryana village on Monday. According to the information, the suspected car was found near Gurdwara in Pharal village of distict of Kaithal. It was Innova car having Punjab’s registration no. of PB 10 D @3952 which is to be

SC directs Sahara chief Subrata Roy to deposit Rs 600 cr by February 6, 2017 for remaining out of jail

New Delhi: SC directs Sahara chief Subrata Roy to deposit Rs 600 cr by February 6, 2017 for remaining out of jail. If deposits are not made by Feb 6, Sahara chief will have to surrender: SC.SC asks SEBI and amicus curiae Shekhar Naphade to respond to the fresh repayment plan submitted in court by

Amarinder wants Nabha jailbreak case handed over to CBI

Chandigarh: Punjab Congress PresidentAmarinder Singh today demanded handing over of the Nabha jailbreak case to CBI, alleging a deep-rooted conspiracy, “which has deepened” with the arrest of Khalistan Liberation Front chief Harminder Singh Mintoo. “Since the Punjab Police DGP Suresh Arora has already admitted to conspiracy and connivance in the matter, the case should not

Lok Sabha adjourned till noon following Oppn uproar over demonetisation

New Delhi: Lok Sabha adjourned till noon following Oppn uproar over demonetisation.

Khalistani militant outfit chief arrested in Delhi

New Delhi/Chandigarh: Khalistani Liberation Force (KLF) Chief Harminder Singh Mintoo was today nabbed from Delhi railway station, a day after he escaped with five other inmates from Nabha jail in Patiala. “Mintoo has been arrested from Delhi railway station by Delhi police,” said a senior official of Punjab police in Chandigarh. He said Delhi police

High alert in Northern states after Punjab jail break

New Delhi: High alert has been sounded inNorthern states after a top Khalistani terrorist along with five others escaped from a Punjab jail, arousing suspicion that the militant might have pre-decided his hideouts. Central security agencies have told the governments of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi Police to remain

Nabha Jailbreak’s mastermind arrested

Shamli/Lucknow: UP Police claimed to havearrested one of the armed men involved in the sensational jailbreak in Patiala in which a Khalistani militant outfit chief and five other prisoners escaped this morning. Parminder alias Penda was travelling in an SUV when his vehicle was intercepted by police at a check post in Kairana in Shamli

Punjab Government transfers 4 IAS, 3 PCS officers (List available)
Punjab Government transfers 2 IPS and one gets additional charge

Chandigarh: Punjab Government transfers 2 IPS and one IPS has been given an additional charge on Sunday. The transferred list is as follows: Rohit Chaudhary, IPS, ADGP (Railways) has been posted as ADGP jails. S.Bhupati, IPS, Joint Diresctor(Vigilance) ahs been posted as Superitendent, High Security Jail, Nabha Jasminder Singh, IPS, ADGP(Traffic) has been given additional

Congress announces their list of candidates for MC elections (List available)

Chandigarh: Congress announces their list of candidates for Chandigarh Municipal Corporation Elections – 2016 in Chandigarh on Sunday. Ward No. 1 – Sh. Harmohinder Singh Lucky Ward No. 2 – Smt. Deipa Asdhir Dubey Ward No. 3 – Smt. Ritu Chhabra Ward No. 4 – Smt. Poonam Sharma Ward No. 5 – Smt. Sheela Devi

India reach 271 for 6 at stumps on Day 2

Mohali: India reached 271 for six in replyto England’s first innings total of 283 at stumps on the second day of the third cricket Test, here. Brief Scores: England 1st innigs 283 all out in 93.5 overs (Jonny Bairstow 89, Jos Buttler 43; Mohammed Shami 3/63, Umesh Yadav 2/58, Jayant Yadav 2/49). India 1st innings:

Pakistan could be behind Nabha jail reak: Sukhbir

Chandigarh: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday voiced apprehension that Pakistan could be behind the sensational Nabha jailbreak, saying the neighbouring country was “desperate to revive terrorism” after Indian army conducted the surgical strike across the LoC. “Pak desperate to revive terror post surgical strike. Could be behind jail break,” Sukhbir, who

Nabha Jail break: Punjab govt announces reward of Rs 25 lakh for tip-off

Chandigarh: Punjab govt announced reward of Rs 25 lakh to any person providing information leading to arrest of escaped prisoners of Nabha Jail break.

Centre seeks report from Punjab govt on Nabha jailbreak

New Delhi: Concerned over the jailbreak in Punjab, the Centre today sought a report from the state government asking it provide details of the incident. Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi also spoke to the Punjab DGP and asked him to ensure adequate security in all jails in the state. Armed men in police uniform today

Amarinder accuses Badal govt of complicity in Nabha jailbreak

Sangrur (Punjab):  Congress’ Punjab unitPresident Amarinder Singh today accused the Badal government of “complicity” in the Nabha jailbreak and said it has exposed a “complete breakdown of law and order” and triggered fears of revival of terrorism in the state ahead of the Assembly polls. The “shocking manner” in which the gangsters walked into the

Post Jail-break: Woman killed as Cops fire at vehicle jumping barricade

Patial:  A woman was killed whenpolice opened fire at a vehicle which jumped a security barricade on the Patiala-Gulha Cheeka road hours after five prisoners including Khalistan Liberation Front chief Harminder Mintoo fled from the high-security Nabha Jail in the district. The deceased has been identified as Neha who use to work in Orchestra. A

Nabha Jail Break: Sukhbir Badal suspends DG prisons, dismisses Superintendent and Dy Superintendent

Chandigarh: The Punjab government on Sunday suspended the DGP Jails and dismissed two jail officers following the sensational jailbreak at the maximum security Nabha prison. “We have suspended the DGP Jails. We have dismissed the Jail Superintendent and his deputy,” Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir SIngh Badal, also the Home Minister, told the media. “There is

India will shine like gold after demonetisation fire: PM

New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said he was confident that India would shine like gold after the government’s decision to demonetise high value currency notes that would curb unaccounted wealth in the country. “Just like gold we will emerge glowing from this fire. The main reason behind this confidence is our people,”

Armed men storm Nabha Jail, take away KLF chief Mintoo

Patiala: In a sensational jailbreak, armed men on Sunday attacked the maximum security Nabha jail in Punjab and escaped with two terrorists, including Khalistan Liberation Force (KLF) terrorist Harminder Singh Mintoo and four gangsters, police said. The attackers, dressed in police uniform, breached the tight security of the prison around 9 a.m. with at least

Akali Dal
SAD announces 2nd list of candidates for Punjab Polls

Chandigarh: SAD announces second list of candidates Chandigarh, Nov 26 (PTI) Ruling Shiromani Akali Daltonight announced the second list of nine party candidates, including five new faces, who will contest the 2017 Assembly elections. In a statement here, SAD President Sukhbir Badal said that the remaining candidates will also be declared shortly. Among the candidates were