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Don't blame Railways for Amritsar tragedy, people need to be alert: Ashwani Lohani

Ashwani Lohani asserted that Railways was not informed about Dussehra celebrations taking place near the main line.

20 Oct 2018 9:41 AM

Dussehra revellers clicking selfies when train ran over crowd in Amritsar

At least 61 people died near Amritsar when train ran through crowd that had assembled across tracks to watch Dussehra event.

20 Oct 2018 9:03 AM

Train mows down people during Dussehra celebrations in Amritsar

Sound of firecrackers prevented people from noticing train bearing down on them at breakneck speed.

20 Oct 2018 8:44 AM

Amritsar tragedy: 58 dead as train runs over revellers

Some said people could not hear the sound of the approaching train due to bursting of fire-crackers.

20 Oct 2018 5:31 AM

52 dead after train runs over people watching Ravana burning near Amritsar

'A train travelling at fast speed ran over several people during Dussehra celebrations in Choura Bazar,' eyewitnesses said.

19 Oct 2018 8:20 PM

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Senior Punjab police official charged for raping law student at gunpoint

The assistant inspector general of police (AIG), however, refuted the allegations, terming them as baseless.

29 Sep 2018 1:18 PM

Rape accused bishop writes to Vatican, seeks consent to step down temporarily

In letter to the Pope, Bishop Mulakkal mentioned that he needs time to concentrate on the police case against him.

17 Sep 2018 8:37 AM

Falsely implicated by anti-church elements: Jalandhar Bishop refutes raping nun

A Kerala nun has accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal of raping her on several occasions between 2014 and 2016, a charge Bishop has denied.

11 Sep 2018 6:35 PM

Kathua victim was sexually assaulted, died of suffocation: Doctors tell court

As many as 54 witnesses have deposed before the court so far in the ongoing trial in the brutal rape and murder of the girl.

09 Sep 2018 6:05 PM

Priest, wife arrested for using holy scriptures to wrap tiffins for their sons

Police found several more such pages in the kitchen of priest's residence which were apparently meant to wrap food items on daily basis.

01 Sep 2018 1:45 PM

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Punjab: Police rescue 42 people from drug rehabilitation centre in Ludhiana

The police raided the illegal rehabilitation centre in Ludhiana after receiving complaints that addicts were allegedly being ill-treated.

31 Aug 2018 9:04 AM

Navjot Singh Sidhu defends himself, says was asked to sit next to PoK leader

Sidhu said, 'If one is invited as guest of honour somewhere, then they have to sit wherever they are asked to.'

19 Aug 2018 6:34 PM

Punjab man sets self, wife, 2 children ablaze over objectionable videos of wife

The man took the drastic step allegedly after he found objectionable photos and videos of his wife, that a man was using to blackmail her.

04 Aug 2018 8:16 AM

Upset with wife's 'sleazy' video, NRI husband burns her, self, children alive

Kulwinder Singh, 35, who lived in Jordan, was enraged after coming across a video of his wife, police said.

03 Aug 2018 8:37 AM

Punjab woman aborts journey to Dubai after cops tell her about cheat agent

Addressing press conference, IG, Border Range, Amritsar said Simranjit Kaur was promised a job as domestic help there by her travel agents.

31 Jul 2018 12:47 PM

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Punjab cop tied up, beaten severely over ‘rape’ attempt

The victim was rescued by Kotkapura SHO and was admitted to Guru Gobind Singh Medical College in Faridkot in a critical condition.

17 Jul 2018 9:06 PM

Congress used farmers as vote bank, betrayed them: PM Modi

PM Modi said if the Congress had any worry, it was 'only for one particular family' and how to make them comfortable.

11 Jul 2018 3:24 PM

Narendra Modi to address Kisan Kalyan rally in Punjab to mark MSP hike

The rally will jointly be organised by the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Malout.

11 Jul 2018 1:58 PM

Workers found positive in dope test won't be punished or sacked: Punjab CM

The chief minister said the workers found positive in tests would be provided treatment and their identities will be kept confidential.

10 Jul 2018 9:02 AM

Kathua rape case: Accused claiming to be juvenile above 20 yrs, claims medical report

'The report has been submitted and final arguments will be concluded tomorrow after which judge will pronounce verdict,' prosecutor said.

02 Jul 2018 8:16 PM

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