Registration of unauthorised colonies banned in Jalandhar district
Registration of unauthorised colonies banned in Jalandhar district


Registration of unauthorised colonies banned in Jalandhar district Jalandhar – Although the Jalandhar Municipal Corporation and Jalandhar Development Authority (JDA) had banned the registration of 319 unauthorised colonies in Jalandhar district, but the authorities may exclude the plots on which construction was done before 1995. Such colonies will be considered as regularised. MC Commissioner Basant Garg wrote

Singers pledge to abstain from singing songs glorifying guns, gangsters and drugs Singers pledge to abstain from singing songs glorifying guns, gangsters and drugs

Singers pledge to abstain from singing songs glorifying guns, gangsters and drugs Jalandhar – With the initiative of Jalandhar (Rural) Police, prominent singers of the region on Friday pledged to restrain from singing songs glorifying the gun culture and gangster lifestyle as well as promoting drug culture in their songs and videos. This vow was taken by

Hotel management student commits suicide in Jalandhar Hotel management student commits suicide in Jalandhar

19 years old girl ended her life just because she could not clear her hotel management course. Resident of village Kalav of Jalandhar, Simran kaur daughter of desa committed suicide by hanging herself as she could not get enough marks that could satisfy her. Police sent the dead body for post- mortem after taking it

Punjab orders audit Punjab orders audit of technical institutes

Punjab orders audit of technical institutes. The Punjab government has ordered the academic and administrative audit of government and private technical educational institutions of the state, a minister said on Monday. Punjab Technical Education and Industrial Training Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said that academic and administrative audits of government and private industrial training institutes and polytechnic colleges would be conducted by May 31 this year.“This audit would be done

Hoshiarpur Celebratory firing Hoshiarpur: Celebratory firing at wedding kill 22 year old, bride’s father held

Hoshiarpur Celebratory firing: The wedding celebrations turn into tragedy as the celebratory firing killed a 22-year-old girl on late Saturday night in Punjab’s Hoshiarpur. The incident took place during a pre-wedding function when the bride’s father reportedly fired a shot that hit the girl who was standing on the terrace.Police have arrested the accused identified

Five die
Five die as car collides with bus in Jalandhar

Five people lost their lives and two were injured when a car collided with a bus near Adampur in Jalandhar district today, the police said. The incident took place when the SUV was going to Jalandhar and the bus, belonging to a private university, was going to Hoshiarpur, DSP (Rural), Jalandhar Gurwinder Singh said. “Five people, who were the occupants

Teen girl suffers burns on face in petrol attack ‘by incensed relative’

A 16-year-old girl suffered burn injuries on her face after a “relative” — said to be incensed over her mother not repaying a loan — threw petrol at her that caught fire from a stove at her house in Thakur Nagar here on Thursday evening. He was arrested.Police earlier had said the victim, Komal Preet,

Punjab plans CFCs for 20 industrial clusters
Punjab plans CFCs for 20 industrial clusters

Punjab plans CFCs for 20 industrial clusters: Punjab government has plans to set up common facility centres for 20 industrial clusters in the state as part of its endeavour to modernise especially micro and small sector enterprises. The CFCs have been proposed for industrial clusters including oil expeller and parts, wire drawing, tractor parts, bicycle and parts,

Akali Minister Ajit Singh Kohar
Former Akali Minister Ajit Singh Kohar passes away

Akali Minister Ajit Singh Kohar: Former Akali minister and sitting MLA from Shahkot Ajit Singh Kohar died of heart attack late last evening. Ajit Singh Kohar dies at 78. He was reappointed as the district president of its rural committee, it has been seemingly not able to fill the same post for its urban body. He was elected to

Bomb recovered from sewerage at Bhandal Bet
Bomb recovered from sewerage at Bhandal Bet

Already blasted bomb recovered from Bhandal Bet, village Kapurthala district, today. Police chief Bhushan Sekhri said that while cleaning a drain at Bhandal Bet, the women during cleaning found something like a bomb, she was immediately reported to the soldier on the control room. He said that after getting the information, Bomb Detour team from P. A. P Jalandhar was

Two hurt in groups clash at Jalandhar retirement party
Two hurt in groups clash at Jalandhar retirement party

A retirement party took a tragic turn after two groups of youths clashed and opened fire. Clash erupted between two parties during Retirement party at Jalandhar Ali area on Friday. Around half dozens of bullets fired by two groups during party over a minor mutual discussion. This incident created a lot of tension among guests

Tarn Taran Main Market
Tarn Taran Main Market: Youth gang damages more than four dozen shops

Tarn Taran Main Market: More than four dozen shops were destroyed by some mischievous youth in Tarn Taran’s main market. After which shopkeepers raised sarcasm against Punjab Police and shouted slogans against Punjab Police. According to the information received, a shopkeeper named Shashi got into a dispute with a person about money transactions.After which the

NRI found dead in Jalandhar hotel

An NRI found dead in Room No: 202 of Hotel New Court Presidency in Jalandhar. Dead body have been identified as Kuldeep Singh Hal resident of, England and native of Hazara Jalandhar. As soon as the incident was reported, the police and the fingerprint team reached on the spot and started investigating the matter. Harpreet,

Dead body found at Mukandpur Road: Phagwara
Dead body found at Mukandpur Road: Phagwara

Dead body found at Mukandpur Road: Phagwara. On the Phagwara-Mukandpur road, police have received the body of a 45-year-old man. He was taken to civil hospital for postmortem Due to the mark on his neck, the police are suspect it to be a murder. The Bahiram police have registered a case under section 302. Investigating officer

Punjab: Inspector gets life threat for killing Gounder
Punjab: Inspector gets life threat for killing Gounder

Punjab Police Inspector posted in Organised Crime Control Unit (OCCU) Bikram Brar, who was directly leading the operation on ground in which infamous gangsters Vicky Gounder and his two close aides including Prema Lahoria were killed, has now received life threat from the slain gangsters’ followers. The threat, which is all about taking revenge of the

comedian Balraj Syal
Comedian Balraj Syal entertains audience at CT Group of Institutions

Entertainment Ki Raat, a comedy reality show fame comedian Balraj Syal entertained the audience with his first live performance in the city at the event SPOTLIGHT organized by CT Group of Institutions and Parindey Academy at CT Group, Shahpur.The humour of this son of Punjab, from Jalandhar is now striking the chords with the audience

Dead body of gangster Gounder reaches his native village

Dead body of most wanted gangster of Punjab Vicky Gounder who was shot dead in an encounter,  at village Sukhchain on the Punjab-Rajasthan border on Friday, January 26, 2018 has been brought to his village at Jalandhar. Cremation of gangster to be held today at around 3:00 pm at his village. Mourn situation among villagers

Prema Lahoria once an athlete, dies as gangster
Prema Lahoria once an athlete, dies as gangster

Punjab’s most wanted gangster Vicky Gounder killed in an encounter on Friday along with his two aides by Punjab police. Dreaded gangster Prema Lahoria who belongs to Jalandhar was also killed in the encounter near Punjab-Rajasthan border. He was the top aide of Gounder, who helped him in sensational Nabha jailbreak to the killing of

Jagdish Raj Raja elected sixth Mayor of Jalandhar
Jagdish Raj Raja elected sixth Mayor of Jalandhar

Jalandhar – Five-time councillor Jagdish Raj Raja was on Thursday elected as the new Mayor of Jalandhar city. He was elected to top civic body post after mayoral elections were concluded here. Also, a 56-year-old fourtime councillor Surinder Kaur was elected as senior deputy Mayor and Harsimranjeet Singh Bunty was elected as deputy Mayor. 63-year-old Raja

Jagdish Raja becomes new Jalandhar Mayor
Jagdish Raja becomes new mayor of Jalandhar

Jagdish Raj Raja elected as the new Mayor of Jalandhar city. Surinder Kaur senior deputy Mayor and Simranjit Singh Bunty deputy Mayor.Five-time councillor Jagdish Raj Raja triumphs the top civic body post on Thursday after mayoral elections. Raja has twice been the Leader of the Opposition in the MC House. He first won as an