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Chandigarh

In Punjab, Modi tears into Cong for ignoring farmers

The “thanksgiving rally” in Muktsar was organised by the BJP and ally Akali Dal to mark the recent hike in minimum support price for 14 Khariff crops.

12 Jul 2018 5:12 AM

MSP hike: Cong challenges PM Modi for open debate on farmers' issues

Congress accused NDA government of using 'fake facts' to claim farmers would be given the promised cost plus 50 per cent profit.

10 Jul 2018 9:15 AM

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh agrees to dope test after AAP MLA's taunt

AAP MLA Aman Arora had challenged the chief minister to undergo a dope test to set an example for his ministers and MLAs.

06 Jul 2018 10:30 AM

Rahul would fail dope test by Punjab as he ‘consumes cocaine’: Subramanian Swamy

Swamy's remark came after Harsimrat Kaur Badal said leaders calling Punjabis 'Nashedis' should undergo prescribed dope test first.

05 Jul 2018 9:20 PM

Punjab CM seeks death for first-time drug smugglers

The chief minister has written a letter to the Union home minister seeking urgent steps to initiate the process of amending the NDPS Act.

05 Jul 2018 1:13 AM

Punjab Cabinet seeks death for narcotics accused

Cabinet sub-committee has also been formed under the chairmanship of the CM, with the special working group mandated to report directly to it.

03 Jul 2018 6:27 AM

Punjab to seek Central law for death penalty for drug smugglers

The decision to make the recommendation to the Centre was taken by in a meeting of the Punjab Cabinet chaired by CM Capt Amarinder Singh.

02 Jul 2018 5:50 PM

Mother stabs 6-year-old son with dagger while bathing him in Chandigarh

Police said they were yet to ascertain the reason behind the attack and the matter was being investigated.

02 Jul 2018 2:38 PM

Hours before Ghatkopar crash, engineer Surabhi told father about 'sick aircraft'

Maintenance engineer Surabhi Gupta had spoken to her father over phone and described the condition of the aircraft as bad.

29 Jun 2018 4:55 PM

Punjab CM slams Centre over Army surgical strikes

The government had information about three major drug suppliers having fled out of India, Capt. Amarinder Singh disclosed.

29 Jun 2018 1:24 AM

AAP burns effigies, raises slogans against Cong after attack on party MLA

AAP legislator, Amarjit Singh Sandoa was allegedly attacked by members of a sand mining mafia in Punjab's Rupnagar district.

22 Jun 2018 6:53 PM

FIFA fan carves miniature World Cup trophy on chalk

Chandigarh Physical Education teacher, Balraj Singh, carved out miniature sculpture of FIFA World Cup trophy.

19 Jun 2018 9:36 AM

Toddler killed by stray dogs as he was too small to run for safety

Residents of the area gathered at the spot and accused civic authorities of doing little to curb the stray dog menace.

18 Jun 2018 6:15 PM

Haryana: Parties pulling out all stops to score points

CM M.L. Khattar has started road shows and contact programmes with farmers.

18 Jun 2018 5:16 AM

Uber cab driver held for harassing woman passenger in Chandigarh

The victim's family alleged that the accused driver was sending inappropriate messages to the victim on WhatsApp, posing as a girl.

16 Jun 2018 6:37 PM

Punjab: AAP opinion divided over 2019 Cong pact

Leader of Opposition and senior AAP leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira has said he is averse to AAP-Cong alliance for 2019.

11 Jun 2018 6:02 AM

Haryana woman IAS officer accuses senior of sexual harassment

The IAS officer against whom the woman made the allegations said they were 'false and baseless'.

10 Jun 2018 4:12 PM

Haryana puts on hold diktat seeking athletes to share earnings with state

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar has asked the sports department to put the notification on hold till further orders.

08 Jun 2018 5:44 PM

No forensic analysis in 13,000 rape cases every year, says Maneka Gandhi

Women and Child Development Ministry, Home Ministry are starting with CFSL in Chandigarh on improvement of forensic labs across country.

01 Jun 2018 8:07 PM

Congress bags Shahkot seat and two-thirds majority in Punjab Assembly

With this resounding victory, the Congress's strength in the 117-member Punjab Vidhan Sabha will reach 78, a two-thirds majority.

31 May 2018 7:08 PM