Feb 18

Gangster Ravi Deol sent to three-day police remand
Gangster Ravi Deol sent to three-day police remand

Gangster Ravi Deol sent to three-day police remand Patiala – Gangster Ravi Deol, who surrendered at a Sangrur court on January 30, was brought on production warrant by the Patiala Police in an investigation related to the multicrore sythentic drug case, in which former Punjab Police cop Jagdish Singh Bhola is one of the accused.Deol was produced

Punjab: Two farmers, driver cheat bank of Rs 31 lakh
Punjab: Two farmers, driver cheat bank of Rs 31 lakh

Punjab: Two farmers, driver cheat bank of Rs 31 lakh JALANDHAR: Two farmers, along with the private driver of the Cooperative Agricultural Development Bank (Ltd) Shahkot, have been accused of cheating Rs 31 lakh. According to the FIR lodged by bank manager Gurdeep Singh of Yusufpur Darewal had taken four loans from the Cooperative bank in

CBI arrests two PNB officials, searches Brady Road branch
CBI arrests two PNB officials, searches Brady Road branch

CBI arrests two PNB officials, searches Brady Road branch NEW DELHI: The CBI on Saturday arrested three people, a retired and a serving officials of Punjab National Bank and an executive of Nirav Modi’s company, in connection with the alleged Rs 11,400-crore fraud, and carried out searches at the Brady Road branch of the bank

Martyr’s kin withdraws from poll after meeting Cong MLA
Martyr’s kin withdraws from poll after meeting Cong MLA

Ludhiana poll -Tribhuwan Thapar, kin of Shaheed Sukhdev Thapar – who had decided to contest elections from Ward No.60, filed nominations as an independent-has decided to withdraw from the race. The decision comes in the wake of a meeting organized by Ludhiana MLA Surinder Dawar with the Thapars on Thursday. According to Source, even Parminder

NRI from Ludhiana
NRI from Ludhiana to dine with Trudeau on Feb 22

Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau has invited a Ludhiana born NRI and his wife for dinner reception celebrating Canada-India ties at New Delhi on February 22. Sherjang Singh Rana, president and CEO, Punjab Insurance Inc and his wife Hapreet Kaur Rana are household names in the insurance sector in Canada. Punjab Insurance, which was created

Defamation case: AAP leader Sanjay Singh to present before court today

Defamation case: AAP leader Sanjay Singh to present before court today. The defamation case filed against Aam Aadmi party leader Sanjay Singh by Bikramjit Singh Majithia. The counsel of former minister Majithia filed application under section 311 of Criminal Procedure Code for deposing more evidence and witness in the court other than the present witnesses.

Gangster Jaspal Singh arrested
Gangster Jaspal Singh arrested by Tarn Taran police

Gangster Jaspal Singh arrested: According to information gangster Jaspal Singh along with four others have been arrested by Tarn Taran police. Police recovered one pistol, one rifle and five Cartridge from these gangsters. According to information, one motorcycle and more than 1 kg heroin have also been recovered. Further investigations by police is

Punjab: Income Tax team raids Rana Group offices
Punjab: Income Tax team raids Rana Group offices

Punjab: Income Tax team raids Rana Group offices Chandigarh – A team of Income Tax Department on Friday carried out raids in the offices of Rana Group of companies, which are said to be owned by the family members of Congress MLA and former Punjab minister Rana Gurjit. According to sources, raids were conducted in the

Bathinda DC seeks all records related to dual vote row
Bathinda DC seeks all records related to dual vote row

Bathinda DC seeks all records related to dual vote row Bathinda – Having received the electoral registration officer-cum-sub divisional magistrate (SDM)’s report that indicted the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)’s Talwandi Sabo MLĂ over having dual vote, the district electoral officer (DEO) has sought all the records related to the matter. Bathinda DEO-cum-deputy commissioner Diprava Lakra said he

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

Ludhiana MC polls: 253 candidates withdraw nominations, 494 left in fray
Ludhiana MC polls: 253 candidates withdraw nominations, 494 left in fray

Ludhiana MC polls: 253 candidates withdraw nominations, 494 left in fray Ludhiana: –As many as 253 candidates, have withdrawn their nominations on the last day of withdrawal. After the withdrawal process, 494 candidates were left in the fray of 95 wards for the elections of Municipal Corporation (MC) to be held on February 24. All the

CM should take austerity measures, disband army of advisors, OSDs: Khaira
CM should take austerity measures, disband army of advisors, OSDs: Khaira

CM should take austerity measures, disband army of advisors, OSDs: Khaira Chandigarh – Leader of Opposition in state Vidhan Sabha Sukhpal Singh Khaira while welcoming the decision of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and ministers to pay their own income tax, said that AAP MLAs are also willing to pay their own taxes, provided the

SAD expels six rebel candidates ahead of Ludhiana civic polls
SAD expels six rebel candidates ahead of Ludhiana civic polls

SAD expels six rebel candidates ahead of Ludhiana civic polls Chandigarh – Taking a strict disciplinary action against those candidates who were found to be opposing the party candidates in certain wards of Ludhiana during the Civic polls, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday expelled 6 leaders from the party.

Australian High Commissioner on four-day visit to Punjab
Australian High Commissioner on four-day visit to Punjab

Australian High Commissioner on four-day visit to Punjab from today CHANDIGARH: Australian High Commissioner to India Harinder Sidhu, will be on a four-day visit Punjab from February 17-20 for advancement of cooperation in agriculture sector. Ahead of her visit, she said on Friday, “Australia and India’s northern region enjoy close ties particularly in education, agriculture and sport

Nab those seeking goonda tax within 24 hours: SAD
Nab those seeking goonda tax within 24 hours: SAD

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Friday asked the Congress government not to do lip sympathy on the issue of goonda tax being appropriated from transporters at the Bathinda refinery in the form of JST (Jojo Service Tax) and take concrete action on the ground by registering a case against the perpetrators and arresting them within

No meeting between Trudeau and Amarinder in schedule
No meeting between Trudeau and Amarinder in schedule

No meeting between Trudeau and Amrinder in schedule Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga, February 16): There will be no meeting between Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Chief Minister of Punjab, Captain Amrinder Singh as there is no mention of meeting in the planned schedule. Therefore it is also not clear either CM, Punjab will go to Amritsar

Barefoot Warriors movie
Barefoot Warriors movie to bring Youth of Punjab out of drugs by involving them in common man sport “Football”

Nidhi Bhanot Ludhiana To keep the youth of Punjab away from the drugs and to uplift the standard of the football game in Punjab, NRI Jatinder Jay Minhas came all the way from Canada to make movie on football named Barefoot Warriors. He had exclusive interview with Daily Post during the shoot of his movie

Income Tax raid at Rana Gurjit’s companies in Chandigarh

Income Tax raid at Rana Gurjit’s companies in Chandigarh. According to sources, Income Tax department carried out raid at Rana Gurjit’s companies in Chandigarh.  Rana Gurjit’s companies are situated at Sector 8 in Chandigarh. Raid carried out by Income Tax department with five officials around 9:30 am. Employees standing outside office as they are not

MC polls: Nomination papers of three BJP candidates, three others rejected
MC polls: Nomination papers of three BJP candidates, three others rejected

MC polls: Nomination papers of three BJP candidates, three others rejected Ludhiana: Six nomination papers of the candidates were rejected on Thursday during the scrutiny of the total 754 nominations filed for Ludhiana Municipal Corporation Elections. Now, a total of 747 candidates are in the fray for the elections as one of the candidates from Ward

VP Singh Badnore
Badnore takes stock of measures taken to curb paddy straw burning

Punjab Governor and Administrator Chandigarh VP Singh Badnore has exhorted all the officers of Punjab government and other stakeholders to find a concrete solution to the stubble burning issue and leave no stone unturned to resolve this issue at the earliest. He expressed concern over the stubble burning and termed it as a major cause