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Punjab CM announces compensation for kin of Ludhiana building collapse victims

In addition with the compensation, the CM also announces the jobs for next of kin of deceased firemen.

21 Nov 2017 6:40 PM

10 bodies recovered as fire breaks out in Ludhiana plastic factory; rescue ops on

District Commissioner of Ludhiana Pradeep Aggarwal said on Tuesday that 10 bodies had been recovered so far.

21 Nov 2017 11:56 AM

Rafale deal neither overpriced nor controversial: Air Force Chief Dhanoa

The IAF chief's statement comes days after Congress party said that a 'huge scam' was brewing in the Centre over the deal.

16 Nov 2017 9:33 PM

Farmers need alternative solution to give up stubble burning: Punjab CM

The chief minister asserted that a long term, affordable solution is required and the state govt is looking for the same.

15 Nov 2017 8:17 PM

8 run over by truck on highway at Bhathinda

Victims, mostly teenagers, were waiting on highway for a vehicle to pick them up, police said.

08 Nov 2017 2:05 PM


Decade-long wait: Pakistani sisters released from Amritsar Central jail

The two ladies were nabbed by the Indian security agencies on smuggling charges.

02 Nov 2017 2:47 PM

Punjab: Police find body of kidnapped 4-yr-old girl, eaten by dogs

A friend of the victim’s father had allegedly killed her over an enmity with him, police says.

02 Nov 2017 1:14 PM

Punjab: 16-yr-old girl gangraped by 3 men, dies

The victim was taken to the nearby field and brutally raped by the three youth, one out of which, was a minor.

30 Oct 2017 2:31 PM

Missing Indians’ kin provide DNA samples, says Iraq

The families told reporters they had no idea why their DNA samples were collected and that the officials did not give them any reason either.

29 Oct 2017 1:22 AM

Kin of 39 Indians missing in Iraq asked to undergo DNA tests

In 2014, 39 Indian labourers, mostly from Punjab, were reportedly taken hostage by ISIS when it overran Iraq's Mosul.

21 Oct 2017 9:49 PM


Nothing impossible for women, says India's first woman WWE wrestler Kavita Devi

Devi is a power-lifter who won gold at the 2016 South Asian Games, representing India.

20 Oct 2017 12:27 PM

Punjab: Unidentified men on motorcycle shoot RSS leader dead

RSS has expressed deep regret over the incident and has urged the Punjab Police to take immediate action.

17 Oct 2017 3:34 PM

It’s like winning Test match by an innings, says Navjot Singh Sidhu

Jakhar polled 4,99,752 votes while Salaria polled 3,06,533, an election official said.

16 Oct 2017 2:58 AM

Punjab: Congress takes Gurdaspur from BJP, wins LS bypoll by 1,93,219 votes

The bypoll witnessed a three-cornered race contest among major political parties -- the Congress, the BJP and the AAP.

15 Oct 2017 1:01 PM

Counting for Punjab's Gurdaspur LS bypoll underway; Cong leads

The bypoll witnessed a three-cornered race contest among major political parties -- the Congress, the BJP and the AAP.

15 Oct 2017 11:27 AM


Punjab: Farmers defy govt orders, burn stubble in protest, demand subsidy

Stubble burning has become a major concern for authorities as it causes air pollution as well as reduces soil fertility.

12 Oct 2017 2:02 PM

Polling for high-stakes Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll underway

The Congress is hoping to consolidate its position and the BJP trying to regain its lost ground.

11 Oct 2017 10:40 AM

Punjab woman held captive in Saudi Arabia, family seeks MEA assistance

The family of the victim have alleged that the police refused to take action against the accused because of his strong political links.

03 Oct 2017 12:43 PM

Demonetisation was not needed at all: Manmohan Singh

Singh adds demonetisation was not successful in any civilised country, except some Latin American nation.

23 Sep 2017 11:36 AM

2 Pak intruders refuse to surrender, shot dead along border in Amritsar

The two Pakistani intruders were shot dead when they ignored warnings and kept marching towards BSF troops aggressively.

20 Sep 2017 4:02 PM