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Post-MCD results: AAP's Punjab in-charge Sanjay Singh resigns

New Delhi | Thursday, Apr 27 2017 IST

A day after his party's humiliating defeat in MCD elections, Aam Aadmi Party's Punjab in-charge Sanjay Singh today tendered his resignation from the post. He sent his resignation to the AAP Convener,

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Sanjay Singh resigns as AAP's Punjab in-charge

New Delhi |Thursday, 2017 1:45:06 PM IST

A day after Aam Aadmi Party's defeat in the Delhi municipal elections, senior leader Sanjay Singh on Thursday resigned as its Punjab in-charge.

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Nabha jailbreak gangster held in Punjab

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2017 5:45:45 PM IST

A wanted gangster involved in the sensational Nabha jailbreak in November 2016 has been arrested, a senior Punjab Police official said on Wednesday.

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Punjab orders crackdown on private medical, dental colleges

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

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday ordered a crackdown on private medical and dental colleges in the state, warning them to either mend ways or shut shop.

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BSF seizes over two kg heroin in Punjab

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST

BSF troopers on Wednesday seized over two kg of heroin, valued at more than Rs 10 crore in the international market, along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab, a BSF official said.

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Punjab to study water flowing into Pakistan

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST

Caught up in a water war with neighbouring Haryana, the Punjab government has sought a report on the water flowing from the state to Pakistan.

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Ensure level playing field for new, existing industries: Punjab CM

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST

In a bid to offer a level playing field in the industry sector in Punjab, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday directed authorities to give same concessions to existing industry as well as new on

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Mobile caravans launched for gender sensitisation in Punjab villages

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2017 6:45:05 PM IST

Six mobile caravans were launched here on Tuesday to sensitise people in the rural areas about issues of gender-based discrimination in Punjab.

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Punjabis may be aborting female foetus in Canada too: Study

Toronto |Monday, 2017 7:15:05 PM IST

Indians are known for their preference for male children, and according to a new study, some Indian-origin couples living in Canada -- mostly those from Punjab and the Hindi heartland -- may be pract

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Punjab sets up ATS to break terrorism-gangster nexus

Chandigarh |Monday, 2017 8:45:04 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has given the go-ahead for setting up an Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) to break the nexus flourishing between militants and gangsters in the state's prisons, an officia

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IPL: Gujarat vs Punjab scoreboard

Rajkot |Sunday, 2017 9:15:04 PM IST

Following is the scoreboard at the end of the Indian Premier League (IPL) clash between Gujarat Lions and Kings XI Punjab here on Sunday.

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IPL: Amla's 65 fires Punjab to 188/7 against Gujarat

Rajkot |Sunday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST

Opening batsman Hashim Amla played a crucial knock of 65 as Kings XI Punjab posted a challenging total of 188/7 in 20 overs against Gujarat Lions in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match here on Sun

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