Jun 30

Breaking- Fire breaks out at Amritsar Railway station, reservation counter gutted

Amritsar: Major fire broke out at Amritsar Railway station, on Thursday. According to the reports reservation counter was reduced into

Breaking: Woman murdered by her two sons in Ludhiana village

Ludhiana: In a shocking incident a 42 year old woman was allegedly murdered by her two sons at village Chakkar near Jagraon on Wednesday. The Ludhiana Rural Police have initiated investigation in the case. The accused has fled from the spot after killing their mother.From the preliminary investigation the police suspected that the accused duo was

Parliament’s monsoon session from July 18 to August 12

New Delhi: Parliament’s monsoon session will be held from July 18 to August 12, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu announced on Wednesday. The decision was taken at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs, headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh. “The session will begin from July 18… There will be 20 working

Congress stages walk out from MC House meet

Chandigarh: Congress staged a walk out of MC house meet in Chandigarh today. Nominated councillor Shagufta Parveen alleged that congress councillors used to touch their feet to get votes during election.Congress sits on dharna outside House room. Mayor urges congress councillors to end protest and join house proceedings.Congress Councillors agreed and join the house

Cabinet clears pay hike for 1 cr govt employees, pensioners

New Delhi: In a bonanza for over 1 crore government employees and pensioners, the Cabinet today approved implementation of the 7th Pay Commission, which had recommended an overall hike of 23.5 per cent. “Congratulations to central government officers, employees & pensioners on a historic rise in their salary & allowances through the 7th CPC (Central

Case filed against Modi for insulting national flag

Patna: A case has been filed in a Bihar court against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for insulting the national flag, a lawyer said on Wednesday. The case was filed in the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate in Muzaffarpur district. The court has fixed July 16 for the hearing. Prakash Kumar, a resident of Pokhraira village,

NIA conducts raids in Hyderabad

New Delhi/Hyderabad: The National Investigative Agency (NIA) on Wednesday conducted raids at 10 locations in Hyderabad following a secret information about a terror module and recovered arms and ammunitions, an offical said. “The NIA with the help of local police has conducted searches at 10 locations in Hyderabad city today morning. The searches are still

Transfers: Jalandhar police shuffles 67 non gazetted staff members

Jalandhar: The Office of Commissioner of Police on Tuesday transferred 67 non gazetted staff members with immediate effect. The majority of transfers are of staff from the traffic wing. The detailed list of transfers is as below:   

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Punjab Transfers: Three Tehsildars, 17 Naib Tehsildars moved

Chandigarh: Punjab Government on Monday ordered the transfers and postings of 3 Tehsildars and 17 Naib Tehsildars: NAIB TEHSILDARS PATIALA / ROOPNAGAR DIVISION Tarsem Chand from Jagraon to Bhawanigarh vice Gurnam Singh. Gurnam Singh from Bhawanigarh to Jagraon vice Tarsem Chand. Swaran Singh available for posting has been posted at Amargarh against a vacant post.

Breaking: Ex-150 Bn BSF seizes 2 Packets of herion (2 kgs) in Ferozpur Sector

Ferozpur: Border Security Force (BSF) personnel have successfully seized 2 packets of contraband suspected to be heroin and a Pak Sim card on Punjab border today in the area of responsibility of border Out Post Dona , Ex- 150 BN in Ferozpur Sector .

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Chandigarh: Hotel employee commits suicide after termination of job

Chandigarh: Out of sheer frustration, a  young hotel employee committed suicide after he was terminated from his job. Rinku Gosain was employed as a waiter for the past two and half years in a hotel. The hotel management had recently stopped his services.  He had consumed a poisonous substance in June 26 and had been admitted to

Breaking: Militants snatch weapon from Kashmir BJP leader’s guard

Srinagar: Militants on Tuesday snatched the service rifle of a security guard posted with a middle-rung Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader in Jammu and Kashmir’s Badgam district. Police said the militants overpowered Constable Bashir Ahmad, the security guard of Ghulam Muhammad Chopan, a BJP leader in Panzan (Chadoora) village of Badgam district. “The weapon snatching

Breaking: 7th Pay Commission: Cabinet may clear higher increase tomorrow

New Delhi: The Cabinet tomorrow is likely to approve higher increase in basic pay than the nearly 15 per cent recommended by the 7th Pay Commission for over 1 crore government employees and pensioners. The pay panel had in November last year recommended 14.27 per cent hike in basic pay at junior levels, the lowest

Three killed in road accident in Rajpura

Rajpura: Three people, including two women, were killed and another seriously injured in a road accident at Nepra village situated on Rajpura-Chandigarh road on Monday. According to police, the accident took place when the two motorcycles ridden by the deceased collided with a mini bus near Nepra village. Police post Jasuan in-charge, ASI Joginder Singh said

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Breaking: Three Jalandhar residents killed in road accident near Pathankot

Pathankot: A Jalandhar family returning from Kashmir after a holiday met with a ghastly accident near Meerthal here on Monday. The accident happened after the tyre of their car bursted on the road and the vehicle went off road hitting a tractor trolley. The accident resulted in deaths of the husband and wife and one of

Breaking: Punjab and Sindh bank ATM looted in Phagwara, robbers decamp with fifty thousand cash

Jalandhar: The latest in the series of such crimes, four robbers eloped with fifty thousand cash after breaking open ATM of Punjab & Sindh Bank in Madhopur village in Phagwara on Monday. The police was informed of the incident on Monday morning. CCTV recording of the enclosure showed a time of 2:45 to 3:00 AM.

Breaking: Independent councillor and senior Team Insaaf leader Daljit Grewal Bhola joins AAP in Chandigarh

Ludhiana: Independent councillor and senior Team Insaaf leader Daljit Grewal Bhola joins AAP in

Breaking: Terror Threat: Chandigarh put on high alert

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Big Breaking: Delhi on Alert as intelligence Suspect 2 Terrorists have Sneaked In

Delhi: Delhi has been put on a high alert after intelligence inputs of possible infiltration of two terrorists into the National Capital today. The terrorist, as per the intelligence reports, entered Delhi in a silver Swift Dzire car, bearing J & K registration number, with heavy arms and ammunition. check before

Big Breaking: High alert in J&k after 2 suspected militants seen

Jammu: After the sighting of two suspected militants sounding a high alert in Jammu and