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60 boxes of illicit liquor seized, two arrested in Punjab

Moga | Sunday, Jun 25 2017 IST

Police today seized 60 boxes of illicit liquor and arrested two drug peddlers in separate raids. According to police, during the first raid in the wee hours, three of the accused managed to escape le

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Goods laden truck from Punjab falls into roadside ditch killing its driver in north Bengal

Siliguri | Sunday, Jun 25 2017 IST

Goods laden truck from Punjab capsized at Fulbari- Ghoshpukur bypass near Gughujhora In West Bengal northern district of Jalpaiguri killing its driver Gurjant Singh, a resident of Barnala, police sai

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8 CLP office bearers nominated by Punjab CM

Chandigarh | Saturday, Jun 24 2017 IST

Punjab Chief Minister and Leader of the Punjab Congress Legislature Party (CLP) Captain Amarinder Singh has nominated eight new office bearers of Punjab CLP (Congress Legislative Party). An official

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AAP, Akali Dal legislators walk out of Punjab assembly

Chandigarh |Friday, 2017 12:15:06 PM IST

Upset over the treatment meted out to legislators by assembly staff on Thursday, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Shiromani Akali Dal members on Friday walked out of the Punjab assembly on the last day of th

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One kg heroin recovered from Punjab border

Jalandhar | Friday, Jun 23 2017 IST

Border Security Force (BSF) today recovered four packets of contraband suspected to be heroin weighing 1-kg from near BoP Gattiyaru in Abohar sector. RS Kataria DIG and spokesperson of BSF P

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Punjab Govt directs Deptt Heads to give 'due respect' to MLAs

Chandigarh | Friday, Jun 23 2017 IST

The Punjab Government today issued directions to all Heads of Government Departments to give 'due respect' to the MLAs. The Government said that there have been complaints that members of Vidhan Sabh

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Punjab govt to provide free dialysis service in all govt hospitals: Brahm Mohindra

Chandigarh | Friday, Jun 23 2017 IST

The Punjab Government has taken a significant decision to provide free dialysis service in all government hospitals and medical colleges and this decision has come to effect from today. The formal an

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Punjab boy tops NEET entrance exam

Chandigarh |Friday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST

A student from Punjab's Muktsar town has topped in the NEET entrance examination for admission to medical colleges.

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Punjab assembly amends law to keep highway tipplers in high spirits

Chandigarh |Friday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST

The Punjab assembly on Friday amended an excise law to allow hotels, restaurants and clubs within 500 metres of national and state highways in the northern state to serve liquor.

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All MLAs of AAP suspended from Punjab Assembly

Chandigarh | Thursday, Jun 22 2017 IST

All Aam Admi Party (AAP) MLAs were suspended from Punjab Assembly today during the ongoing Budget session, while Shiromani Akali Dal MLAs staged walkout in support of them. The AAP MLAs were protestin

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Punjab CM flays at opposition for twisting farm debt waiver issue

Chandigarh | Thursday, Jun 22 2017 IST

Lashing out at the opposition for twisting the farmers' loan waiver issue, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today made it clear that the Rs 1,500-crore proposed by Finance Minister Manpre

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Turbans tossed, lawmakers injured in Punjab assembly melee (Lead)

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2017 6:15:06 PM IST

Unprecedented scenes were witnessed in the Punjab assembly on Thursday with the turban of an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator allegedly tossed and two other legislators taken to hospital with injuries

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