Jul 15

Breaking: President’s escort car meets with an accident in Darjeeling

Darjeeling: President Pranab Mukherjee’s convoy on Friday was involved in an accident when one of the escort vehicles slipped into a ditch while on its way to Bagdogra in northern West Bengal. Both Mukherjee and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who was part of the convoy, are safe. The President is on a three-day

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Hardik out of Lajpore jail, gets hero’s welcome

Surat: Patidar leader Hardik Patel emerged from the Lajpore Jail here on Friday after over nine months to a hero’s welcome by hundreds of supporters, some holding posters that read “Gabbar is Back”. Patel was released after the Gujarat High Court granted him bail in two sedition and one arson-related cases that were slapped when

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Various Hindu groups protest, block PAP chowk in Jalandhar

Jalndhar: Various Hindu groups today held blocked traffic for over 1 hour on the busy PAP chownk leading to Pathankot and Amritsar highway against violence stopping Amarnath Yatra in Jammu and Kashmir and the violence. Following the protest the route of Lahore based bus was changed and it went through Hari ke

A four years old girl raped by neighbour and escaped

 Ferozepur: A four years old girl raped by her neighbour in the Thursday evening and succeeded to escape. This incidence is fro As per information the a woman of village Talwandi Jalle Khan made a complaint with the police station Sadar Zira yesterday evening. In her complaint the woman alleged that her 4 years daughter

Breaking: 7 years old girl raped Body found in the well of Tubewell near village Jhok Hari Har

Ferozepur: An unidentified person killed a 7 years old girl after conducting rape in the Jhok Hari Har village. The dead body had been found from a well of a tubewell near the village. As per information available so far an unidentified person lifted the girl late in night from outside of the village where

Sukhbir complains of fever, takes medicines, have brief rest and flies to accomplish day’s remaining jobs

Chandigarh: Going by the physician’s advice for him feeling unwell, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal once postponed his visit to Jalandhar from Badal village on Thursday. After taking rest for four hours, he at about 5:30 pm left for his scheduled programme. Notably, Sukhbir was all set to leave his mansion at Badal village

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Breaking: Sheila Dikshit announces Congress Uttar Pradesh CM candidate

New Delhi: Sheila Dikshit, who was Chief Minister of Delhi for 15 long years, will be the chief ministerial candidate of the Congress in Uttar Pradesh, the party announced on Thursday. The announcement was made by Congress General Secretary Janardan Dwivedi at the party headquarters. “For the first time your assumption has proved right,” he

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20 schools to get new ramps, toilets and stairs for disabled students

Chandigarh: Under their plans of improving basic facilities and infrastructures in the city government schools, the UT Education Department has started construction work of new ramps, toilets and stairs in about 20 government schools. Giving more information, Education and Finance Secretary Sarvjit Singh said, “The work in these schools has already been started and soon

Headless body packed in suit case found in Jalandhar

Chandigarh: A young boy brutally murdered on roadside and his the body stuffed found in a suitcase at Allawalpur on Kartarpur- Adampur Road today.When the suit case was opened. The body was covered with Polythene. Police suspect that the deceased was murdered some other place and was thrown here. Police also suspect that the murder was

Bangladesh bans Zakir Naik’s ‘Peace’ mobile phones

Dhaka: Bangladesh authorities have banned controversial Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik’s Peace mobile phone, days after banning his Peace TV from airwaves and online, said a media report. “These phones cannot be allowed anymore because there’s a clear instruction from the government to stop all kinds of publicity of Zakir Naik,” bdnews24.com quoted Bangladesh telecoms

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Post Matric scheme injustice: Doaba College faces music for not admitting SC students

Jalandhar: Post Matric scheme injustice: Doaba College faces the music for not admitting SC students, after which Punjab Safai Mazdoor Federation president Chandan Garewal and safai sewaks gathered garbage trucks outside the college premises. They threatened to dump garbage outside college, if admission was not granted to SC

Rajindra hospital’s nurses block the NH1 road at Rajpura,demand regular jobs

  Rajpura: Rajindra hospital’s nurses demanding regular jobs and blocked the NH1 road at Rajpura

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Punjabi Singer Ratnika Tiwari passes away

Chandigarh: Punjabi Singer Ratnika Tiwari passed away on Wednesday. Ratnika was 54 and suffering from Cancer. She was the sister of renowned actor Kamal Tiwari and former DPR PU Sanjiv Tiwari

Breaking- Depressed over poor 10th results, student shot self

Batala: A class eleventh student committed suicide by shooting himself with his father’s licensed pistol at Umarpura in Batala last night. The deceased has been identified as Karanbir Singh (17), who had recently passed class tenth from CBSE board and got admission in next class at his native place. Sukhjinder Singh father of deceased said

Breaking- EC appoints Gurdas Mann as ‘State Icon’ for Punjab elections

Jalandhar: After the resignation of actor and stand up comedian Gurpreet Ghuggi as State icon, who recently joined Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the Election Commission of India has selected Punjabi singer and actor Gurdas Mann. Disclosing this here on Wednesday, an official spokesman said that the main role of Gurdas Mann would be to motivate

Breaking- PPMET Results: Kapurthala girl topped, results on BFUHS website

  Chandigarh: Kapurthala girl brought the laurels for her city by grabbing first position in the Punjab Pre Medical Entrance Test (PPMET). The results has been released officially announced of the test conducted on 10 july, 2016.   Navjot Kaur hails from village Mirzapur in town Dhilwan in Kaurthala outshined in 2814 candidates across the

Big Breaking: BSF seizes 21 packets of heroin in Amritsar

 Amritsar: BSF today seized 21 kg heroinworth Rs 21 crore in the international market, which was smuggled in by alleged Pakistani nationals along the Indo-Pak border here. However, the smugglers, who had hurled packets of the drug across the border fence into Indian territory, managed to escape under the cover of darkness. BSF DIG R S

Curfew remains in force, toll in Kashmir violence climbs to 34

Srinagar: Curfew remained in force in someparts of Kashmir Valley, including Pampore and Kupwara towns, while restrictions on movement of people were imposed in the rest of the Valley today as the death toll in clashes between protestors and security forces climbed to 34. Authorities confirmed death of seven more persons in the clashes that

Breaking: Amarnath pilgrim killed in Kashmir road accident

Srinagar: An Amarnath Yatra bound pilgrim was killed and 20 injured on Wednesday in a road accident in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district. “A mini bus carrying the pilgrims went out of the driver’s control and skidded off the Jammu-Srinagar national highway near Bijbehara town,” a senior police official told IANS. The injured pilgrims were shifted

Breaking- Raj Babbar appoints as Congress Chief of UP

New Delhi: The congress party has appointed Raj Babbar as the state chief for Uttar Pradesh, on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the congress has announced the names of Raja Rampal and Imran Masood as vice president of