Apr 26

7 MLAs appointed as CPS in Punjab

Chandigarh: Chief Minister of Punjab Prakash Singh Badal appointed 7 MLA’S  Darshan Singh Shivalak,Pargat singh, Manjit Singh Mianwind,  Gurtej Singh Ghudiana, Sukhjit Kaur Sahi and Seema Kumari ,Gurpratap Singh Wadala as CPS.  The appointed CPS includes 5 SAD MLAs Darshan Singh Shivalak,Pargat singh, Manjit Singh Mianwind,  Gurtej Singh Ghudiana,  ,Gurpratap Singh Wadala  and two BJP MLAs

Fire breaks out in a mattress factory in Jalandhar

Jalandhar: A fire broke out in a mattress factory in Basti Peer Daad in Jalandhar in the wee hours today. The cause of the fire is not known. However, fire tenders were able to put it off without reports of any casualties. The mattress factory is located in a residential area and the fire could have been

Dr Garima Mittal is New Panchkula DC

Panchkula: Dr Garima Mittal is the new Panchkula deputy commissioner (DC) replacing Mandip Singh Brar who has been transferred as the deputy commissioner of Karnal. Dr Mittal is a 2011 batch IAS officer and a medical doctor. 

Slain Shiv Sena leader cremation held under tight security at Khanna

Khanna: No untoward incident was reported during the cremation ceremony of slain Shiv Sena leader Durga Prasad Gupta here today. The cremation took place at 11:30 AM and was attended by close family members, Shiv Sena Punjab state leadership, and close to over 150 Shiv Sainiks from Khanna and nearby areas.  Keeping in view the volatile

Extortion in name of fee: Parents anger flares up again at Ryan International in Ludhiana

Ludhiana: The parents of school children again took to the streets, in a seemingly anger-filled demonstration, at Ryan International School here to register their protests against the unchecked hike in school fee, collection of funds in the name of school development, and mandatory purchase of school books. Parents are demanding an immediate revision on school

Shiv Sainiks block national highway at Khanna

Khanna: Tension prevailed as the members of Shiv Sena blocked the national highway at Khanna following the murder of Durga Prasad, Punjab chief of labour wing of Shiv Sena who was shot dead by two unidentified persons at Khanna on Saturday. Heavy police has also been deployed at the spot and traffic has been blocked

JNUSU president Kanhaiya being strangled by a man on Jet airways flight

Mumbai: JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar alleged on Sunday that a passenger tried to strangle him on board a Mumbai-Pune flight here but the airline refused to act against the attacker. In a series of tweets, Kanhaiya Kumar said the passenger attacked him inside the aircraft 9W 618 when it was due to depart. When he

Sena leader murder sparks protest, Shiv Sena calls for bandh in Khanna today

Khanna: Shiv Sena calls for band today in Khanna after the murder of Punjab Leader of Khanna, Durga Parsad Gupta(28) on Saturday.He was shot dead by two unidentified persons at Khanna on Saturday evening. Durga Parsad was Punjab Chief of Labour Wing of Shiv Sena and was residing at

Devinder Bhullar released on parol

Amritsar: Devinder Bhullar has been released on parole for the first time after his incarceration in jail for our 24 years.  Bhullar will be out on parole for three

Shiv Sena Mazdoor Sangh leader shot at in Khanna

Khanna: Some unidentified assailants shot at Shiv Sena Mazdoor Sangh leader a few minutes back. Daily Post Indian learnt that the SSP city was not present in the city as inquiries returned unanswered.  Further details are awaited.

Haryana Police constable committs suicide

Chandigarh: Anil, a 28-year-old constable of Haryana Police committed suicide on Saturday by shooting himself with his service revolver at his residence in Kaimbwala. Anil was rushed to PGI. Doctors said that the bullet was stuck in his brain as he had shot himself in the temple. Doctors tried to save him but he subsequently

Punjab Police transfers; 7 PPS shifted

SC stays Uttarakhand HC order till April 27

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday ordered the Uttarakhand High Court order, removing President’s rule in the hill state and restoring Congress’ Harish Rawat as chief minister, be kept in abeyance till April 27. A bench headed by Justice Dipak Mishra, while passing its orders, said the high court will deliver its reasoned judgement

Marriage Fears turn tragic: Groom who jumped into canal found dead

Ludhiana: Mohit Kumar, the groom who jumped into Sidhwan canal on way to his marriage ceremony is dead. Mohit’s body was found by divers from the canal a few minutes back. Earlier, on his way to tying the wedding knot, Mohit had jumped in the Sidhwan Canal at Dugri Bridge. As the marriage party’s car reached

Mohali Police seizes 40kg Cow meat

Mohali: Mohali Police seizes 40kg cow meat being transported Friday. The Police also raids hideouts in zirakpur and  four accused arrested by Mohali

Extreme Marriage Panic: Groom jumps into Sidhwan Canal on way to tie knot in Ludhiana

Ludhiana: On his way to tie wedding knot, a groom jumps in Sidhwan Canal at Dugri Bridge. As his car reached near canal the groom stepped out from car and jumped into canal.With the help of local divers the police have initiated rescue operation. Till now there were no whereabouts of the victim.Sources said that

Punjab Police Transfers: Shailendra Singh is new Chandigarh SP Crime

Chandigarh: The Punjab Government on Friday issued transfer/ posting orders three police officers with immediate effect.  These are: Shailendra Singh, PPS posted as SP/Crime, Chandigarh Salwinder Singh, PPS posted as Assistant Commandant 75th battalion of PAP Jalandhar Hem Pushp Sharma posted as SP Police/ Operation,

Phillaur MLA Avinash Chander fails to appear before ED

Jalandhar: Akali leader and Phillaur MLA Avinash Chander didn’t appear before the Enforcement Directorate today. Meanwhile, AAP leaders who had gathered to protest against Avinash by throwing coins at him were taken away by the police! Earlier, on April 9, Chief Parliamentary Secretary (CPS) Avinash Chander’s wife Santosh Kler and brother Steven Kler had failed to appear before the

BSF seizes heroin worth Rs 5 cr from Ferozpur sector

Jalandhar: Border Security Force seized 1 kgof heroin, with street value of Rs 5 crore, along the India-Pakistan border in Ferozepur sector. The contraband was seized yesterday during a special operation by the personnel at Barreke Border outpost. The packet was buried in the fields between International Border and Border Security Fence. Its street value

Haryana Congress leader Ashok Kaka shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Rohtak

Rohtak: Congress Leader Ashok Kaka was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Rohtak on Friday Morning. The incident took place when Kaka was out for a morning walk, in Model Town area where unidentified assailants shot him. Sources say that three unidentified men stormed into the park and shot at the Congress leader chest. Kaka