May 11

Breaking-Moga youth accused of exploiting minor girl relative in Japan.

Moga: A youth from village Takhanwadh here has been accused of sexually exploiting his own cousin, a minor, in Japan. The youth had gone to the country with the family of his maternal uncle.  As per allegations made by the girl, the youth not only sexually exploited her, who happens to be his paternal aunt’s

Breaking: Four from Nawanshahar among five washed away in flash floods near Shimla

Shimla: Five persons, including four tourists from Punjab and a rafting guide, who were travelling in Scorpio jeep are feared to have been washed away with the vehicle in flash floods caused by cloud burst on Tuesday evening in Lot Nalla near Chaba in Shimla district. The five missing persons and the vehicle were not

Breaking: Sexual exploitation charges: Ludhiana police gives clean chit to Sardar Singh

Ludhiana: About three months after probing the sexual harassment allegations against hockey skipper Sardar Singh, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) has given clean chit to the player in a report submitted to Police commissioner Jatinder Singh Aulakh. According to the report of SIT, the allegations of victim were not established and police has given clean

Breaking: UPSC results: Delhi woman tops; J-K boy gets second rank

New Delhi: Delhi girl Tina Dabi has topped the 2015 civil services examination, while railway officer Athar Aamir Ul Shafi Khan from Jammu and Kashmir has got second rank in the results which were declared today. Besides them, Delhi-based Jasmeet Singh Sandhu, an Indian Revenue Service officer, has secured third position. Topping the list in

Breaking – Four boys drown while river bathing in Ferozepur

VIDEO I Ferozepur:Four teenagers drowned while having bath in a canal near village Bareke in Ferozepur, on Tuesday. The deceased have been identified as Vishal, Lovepreet, Anil and Ishtbir residents of Ferozepur. However, it has been reported that eight children jumped into the ghah canal near village Bareke in Ferozepur, whereas four of them drowned

Breaking: DGP announces award of Rs 10K for drug peddler’s info

Jalandhar: Punjab police director general of police (DGP) Suresh Arora has announced the award of Rs 10,000 award for informing about the drug peddlers in Punjab. While addressing a public interaction session at village Raheempur near Kartarpur, DGP said that anyone can deliver the information of the drug peddlers at helpline number 181 and in

Breaking: Daduwal expected to arrive in Talwandi Sabo; police prepares for arrest

Talwandi Sabo: The police here have made all arrangements for the arrest of Baljit Singh Daduwal, one of the ‘Jathedars’ appointed by the ‘Sarbat Khalsa’ after reports of his expected arrival here trickled in.  The police authorities have laid down nakas at vital points along the Bathinda – Talwandi Sabo road. Daduwal resides in the

Breaking: Youth found dead at Dussehra ground of Jalandhar Cantt

Jalandhar: A youth was found dead at Dussehra ground in Jalandhar cantonment, on Tuesday morning. The deceased has been identified as Gautam Kumar resident of Mohalla number 8 of Jalandhar cantonment. The police said that visible injury marks reported on the body that raises suspicion to murder. He added that morning walkers were the first

Big Breaking: Harish Rawat gets the majority in Uttarakhand – reports

Haridwar: As per reports, Harish Rawat has achieved the majority mark in the floor test in the State Assembly here on Tuesday. Sources say that Congress got the support of 34 MLAs. Congress state president Kishore Upadhayay has congratulated the Congress workers, who have started to gather at the Congress headquarters here.  (More details coming up)

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Breaking Now: Punjab police suspends SP and DSP jails

Chandigarh: The Punjab police on Tuesday placed under suspension the DSP Amritsar (Jails) Kulwant Singh and SP Patti (Jails) Narinder Singh Randhawa.  The suspension orders were issued by the Punjab DGP office Chandigarh on Tuesday

Breaking Now: Sikh radical leaders Daduwal, Ajnala defer visit to Golden Temple

Bhatinda: The radical Sikh leaders Jathedar Baljit Singh Daduwal and Jathedar Amrik Singh Ajnala on Monday announced to defer their scheduled visit to Akal Takht Sahib. The development came following the detention of Jathedar Dhian Singh Mand and some other hardline leaders. The trio was otherwise on its scheduled tour of all five Sikh Takhts

Bathinda police seizes fake american currency of 1.05 lakh, three arrested

Bathinda: The local police have seized the fake American dollars worth 1.05 lakh with the arrest of three persons. The accused have been identified as natives of German and Nigeria. Further the police are interrogating the accused to verify the source of the fake

Breaking Now: Will burn liquor vends if not removed, says Bhai Jasveer Singh

Chandigarh: “We will burn the liquor vends if Punjab govt doesn’t remove them from Guru Gobind Singh Marg from Anandpur Saheb to Talwandi Sabo”, said Bhai Jasvir Singh of the International Panthak Dal.  Singh was addressing a press conference and said that that the Dal had given an ultimatum up to 28th of MAy to Punjab Govt to

Breaking Now: Rocky killers flee to Naxalite areas of Andhra, HP forms STF to track down accused

Solan: The accused in the Rocky Fazilka murder, Jaipal and gang, have reportedly fled to the Naxalite infested areas of Andhra Pradesh, police sources say. The state has formed a Special Task Force headed by an ADGP level officer, with the best personnel of Himachal police as its part, to bring the accused to book,

Former Editor of Dainik Tribune and veteran journalist Vijay Sehgal passes away

Chandigarh: Former Editor of Dainik Tribune and veteran journalist Vijay Sehgal passed away on Monday morning. The cremation will be held in Chandigarh Sector 25 cremation ground, at 4

Dhian Singh Mand arrested

Patiala: Dhian Singh Mand, who was appointed as acting Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib by organizers of Sarbat Khalsa 2015, has been re-arrested by Patiala police. Mand was on his way back from Delhi to Amritsar when he was arrested by the Patiala police at Shambu barrier on the border of Punjab and Haryana, late last

Freedom fighter and former MLA Chennamaneni Rajeswara Rao dies

Hyderabad: Veteran freedom fighter and former Communist leader Chennamaneni Rajeswara Rao died here on Monday after prolonged illness. He was 93. He breathed his last at a private hospital at the early hours, family sources said. He is survived by three daughters and a son. Rao was a member of the undivided Andhra Pradesh assembly

Congress ruckus over the AgustaWestland deal forces adjournment of Rajya Sabha till noon

Congress ruckus over PM Narendra Modi’s comment on Sonia Gandhi in the AgustaWestland deal forces brief adjournment of Rajya Sabha.

HC dismisses petition of nine disqualified Cong MLAs

Nainital: In a boost to sacked Chief Minister Harish Rawat, the Uttarakhand High Court today dismissed the petition of nine Congress MLAs against their disqualification, a decision that will bar them from participating in the confidence vote proceedings in the Assembly tomorrow. Justice U C Dhyani pronounced his order on the petition challenging Speaker Govind

Punjab youth found dead in New Zealand, murder or suicide?

Chandigarh: Punjabi student found dead under mysterious circumstances at Auckland in New Zealand. The deceased has been identified as Barinder Singh hails from Nawanshehar in Punjab. According to the information available, the body was recovered from private property in Auckland. The sister of the deceased staying in Australia moved to city for the further process.