Chandigarh February 25: the Election Commission of India has issued instructions to all the Returning Officers with regard to the undelivered postal ballot papers in the state during the recent Elections to the Vidhan Sabha in Punjab. Communicating the instructions of the ECI to all the District Election Officers and Returning Officers, Mr. V.K. […]
Chandigarh/Patiala: Arrested INLD leaders today said they would not apply for bail on February 27, when the Haryana Assembly Budget session starts. They were arrested on Thursday on the charge of violating Section 144 of the CrPC in an attempt to dig the SYL canal. Party sources said the INLD would not let down their guard […]
Chandigarh, Over 530 undertrials are languishing in Punjab jails despite having completed their likely maximum sentence or more than half of the likely sentence to be awarded in case of their conviction. Thanks to the Union Government’s intervention, these prisoners can soon be out of jail. The figures made available by the National Crime Records Bureau […]
LUDHIANA: Machhiwara youth dies in road accIdent in USA.
Amritsar, In a case of custodial death of an inmate, the police have arrested former deputy jail superintendent BS Bhullar here. He was posted as superintendent, Faridkot Jail. On January 9, another former jail superintendent Amrik Singh and Dr Gurnam Singh, who were lately posted at the Kapurthala jail, were arrested. The police have booked […]
Hoshiarpur- Joining issue with the Union Minister Kiren Rijju that freedom of expression does not give right to make college campuses hub of anti-national activity, the Dal Khalsa wants the minister to explain who will decide what’s “national and what’s anti-national”. Party spokesperson Kanwar Pal Singh wondered whether “what’s national and what’s not” would be decided by […]
Chandigarh, February 24- In view of the prevailing low prices of Potato in the state, the Punjab Government has directed the Punjab Agro and Markfed to effectively intervene in the market on 'no profit no loss' basis to bail out the potato growers from the current crisis besides realizing better prices to them. […]
Punjab Update Bureau Patiala, February 24: Three students of Thapar University were killed in a road accident on Bhadson road late last night.
Chandigarh, February 23- Lambasting the Chautalas for trying to vitiate the atmosphere by playing dirty politics over SYL, BJP national secretary Tarun Chugh today said the party would not allow INLD Chautala and Company to take political mileage for revival of corruption tainted INLD. Chugh claimed that by arresting Abhay Chautala along with 19 […]
Chandigarh/New Delhi: February 23- SAD candidate from Ward number 9, Punjabi Bagh and DSGMC General Secretary Mr. Manjinder Singh Sirsa has accused his rival SAD (Delhi) candidate Mr. Paramjit Singh Sarna for creating ruckus to sabotage his poll programme at Gurudwara Guru Singh Sabha BG-6 (West Bihar) on Thursday. Releasing a press statement Mr. […]
Chandigarh, February 23 Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday warned of a serious law and order problem in the old Naxalite and Khalistani belt of southern Punjab if the SYL canal construction is completed without taking the ground realities into account. With due deference and respect to the Supreme Court, the Punjab Congress president said its directive […]
Shambhu/Kapuri, Ambala: The Punjab Police on Thursday arrested an MP and 19 MLAs of INLD, Haryana’s opposition party, for violating Section 144 of the CrPC as they tried to cross over to the Punjab side to take up symbolic digging of SYL canal.The first batch of arrested INLD leaders was taken away in a private […]