Punjab Police try to catch up as gangsters run amok on social media

Chandigarh |Friday, 2017 3:45:14 PM IST

With gangsters in Punjab openly using social media platforms to highlight their criminal activities, challenging each other and the law enforcers, and updating their status even from inside prisons, t

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Punjab CM sanctions Rs 15 cr for Jang-e-Azadi Memorial

Chandigarh |Friday, 2017 8:15:04 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday sanctioned Rs 15 crore for the second phase of Jang-e-Azadi Memorial at Kartarpur near Jalandhar, work on which would be launched on November 1, an offi

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Nobody will be allowed to disturb peace: Punjab CM

Chandigarh |Friday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST

Days ahead of a Panchkula court verdict in a rape case against Dera Sacha Sauda chief, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday said nobody would be allowed to disturb law and order in the stat

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PAF training jet crashes near Sargodha in Punjab province

Islamabad | Thursday, Aug 17 2017 IST

A Pakistan Air Force (PAF) jet crashed during a training mission near Sargodaha in Pakistan's Punjab province in the early hours today. "PAF reports with regret that an F7-PG aircraft crashed near Sa

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Teaser of 'Patel Ki Punjabi Shaadi' released, to hit screens on Sep 15

New Delhi | Thursday, Aug 17 2017 IST

The first look teaser of the family comedy 'Patel Ki Punjabi Shaadi', which brings together veteran actor Rishi Kapoor and Paresh Rawal after 20 years, was today released by its makers. A fun filled

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Partition Museum inaugurated in Amritsar by Punjab CM

Amritsar |Thursday, 2017 6:15:05 PM IST

Partition Museum, a first-of-its-kind in the world, was inaugurated here on Thursday as a tribute to the millions who perished as well as others who survived but lost their homes and hearth and kith a

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Dera chief case: Punjab, Haryana seek central forces (Lead)

New Delhi/Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2017 10:45:04 PM IST

With a CBI court likely to pronounce soon the verdict in a rape case against Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, police in Punjab and Haryana were on Wednesday put on alert as both st

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Dera chief case: Home Ministry apprised of situation by Punjab, Haryana

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST

Top officials of Punjab and Haryana on Wednesday apprised the Home Ministry of the situation in the two states ahead of an impending court's verdict in a rape case against Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief

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Punjab suspends two food inspectors for wheat pilferage

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2017 7:45:04 PM IST

Authorities in Punjab have placed two food inspectors under suspension and ordered a probe against them following large-scale pilferage of wheat from stored stocks.

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Verdict on Dera chief likely, Punjab-Haryana put on alert

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST

The authorities in Punjab and Haryana on Wednesday asked the police in both states to be on alert ahead of a special CBI court's verdict in an alleged rape of a 'sadhvi' by Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief

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Haryana, Punjab celebrate I-Day

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2017 10:45:04 AM IST

Patriotic fervour gripped Haryana and Punjab on Tuesday as they marked the country's Independence Day.

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As Gurdaspur by-poll looms, Punjab CM announces sops on I-Day

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2017 9:45:04 PM IST

With a by-election to the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat looming large, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday announced various schemes and incentives for holistic development of border areas in

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