News Articles of Punjab State.

Mohali: Cops in this police station can't escape from rain

Times of IndiaMohali: Cops in this police station can't escape from rainTimes of IndiaMOHALI:Have you ever seen a cop holding an umbrella while sitting in office? Rain and the dilapidated condition of the Kharar city police station forced one such policeman to do exactly that on Monday. A munshi of the police station was seen working in ......Read More[]

Life hit in Mohali, trees uprooted

The TribuneLife hit in Mohali, trees uprootedThe TribuneMohali, September 24. Incessant rain disrupted life in Mohali town, leaving several parts submerged and eight trees uprooted. Besides, incidents of road cave-in were also reported. Due to the overnight rain, several parts of the town, including Phase 8 ......Read More[]

Centre does not give Mohali public toilets 'clean chit'

Times of IndiaCentre does not give Mohali public toilets 'clean chit'Times of IndiaMOHALI: A representative of the ministry of drinking water and sanitation, government of India, formerly under the ministry of rural development, inspected public toilets and other related parameters of Mohali municipal corporation under the Swachhata ...and more »...Read More[]

Dead man walking in Mohali

Times of IndiaDead man walking in MohaliTimes of IndiaAmit Pandey, 32, a resident of Trivedi camp village in Mohali district, is still struggling to prove he is alive. Numerous visits to offices of the district authorities and UT officials have failed to correct the mistake that occurred following his ...and more »...Read More[]

In Mohali dist, Cong corners 55 of 63 block samiti seats

In Mohali dist, Cong corners 55 of 63 block samiti seatsThe TribuneMohali, September 22. Indian National Congress (INC) almost swept the the zila parishad and block samiti elections in the district, the results of which were declared today. Out of the 10 zila parishad seats in Mohali district, the results of nine were ...and more »...Read More[]

In Mohali, Kashmir student attacked with knife, hunt on for culprit: Police

The Indian ExpressIn Mohali, Kashmir student attacked with knife, hunt on for culprit: PoliceThe Indian ExpressA KASHMIR student was allegedly attacked by some persons with a knife on the campus of a private college near Kharar on Friday night. Police have registered a case of assault and causing hurt by dangerous weapons against unknown persons on Saturday ...Kashmiri student assaulted on Mohali college campus, police registers caseGreater KashmirKashmiri Student Assaulted In MohaliKashmir Observerall 20 news articles »...Read More[]

Incessant rain leaves many Mohali areas waterlogged

The TribuneIncessant rain leaves many Mohali areas waterloggedThe TribuneMohali, September 22. Incessant rain caused waterlogging in several areas of the town, including Phase 11, Industrial Area and certain parts of the Mohali-Kharar Highway, here today. Residents of Phase 11 here were again up in arms over accumulation of ......Read More[]


The TribunePathankot-Mandi road still blockedThe TribuneNURPUR: Commuters are going through a harrowing time as the stretch on the Pathankot-Mandi national highway near Trilokpur is still blocked. Vehicles are being diverted via the Kotla-Soldha-Batees Meel road. The stretch sunk on August 30. The NHAI ......Read More[]

8 Dead As Heavy Rain Triggers Flash Floods in Himachal; Manali Cut Off

NDTV8 Dead As Heavy Rain Triggers Flash Floods in Himachal; Manali Cut OffNDTVThe Chandigarh-Manali highway beyond Mandi town and the Pathankot-Chamba highway were majorly hit. Manali, Chamba and Dalhousie towns were cut off from rest of the state. Three people were washed away near Manali on Sunday night when their ...North India rains HIGHLIGHTS: Yamuna flows above danger mark, clear skies in parts of PunjabThe Indian ExpressHeavy rains lash north India: J&K, Himachal and Punjab severely affectedTimes of India800 students stranded in landslide-hit Himachal's Chamba; safe in a school, say officialsHindustan TimesEconomic Times -Morung Expressall 783 news articles »...Read More[]

India to seek global ban on Pathankot attack mastermind & JeM chief Masood Azhar during 2+2 dialogue with US

Times NowIndia to seek global ban on Pathankot attack mastermind & JeM chief Masood Azhar during 2+2 dialogue with USTimes NowIt may be noted that Azar — an accused in the Pathankot airbase attack — along with China's opposition to India's membership to the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) and the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has been affecting the ties between ...and more »...Read More[]

BSP worker killed in Phagwara

BSP worker killed in PhagwaraThe TribunePhagwara, September 25. A 42-year-old worker of Bahujan Samaj Party, Saroop Lal, was allegedly murdered with sharp-edged weapons by some unidentified assailants in Judga chowk in Apra village near Goraya around 4 pm on Tuesday. The deceased ......Read More[]

Congress sweeps Phagwara rural polls

Congress sweeps Phagwara rural pollsThe TribuneIn Phagwara East, Congress' Meena Rani defeated SAD's Sushma Rani. Majority of zones for Cong in Hoshiapur. Hoshiarpur: In the results of zila parishad and panchayat samiti elections declared till 10 pm today. the Congress has swept almost all samitis ...and more »...Read More[]

Vishwakarma puja celebrated in Phagwara

Vishwakarma puja celebrated in PhagwaraUnited News of IndiaPhagwara, Sept17 (UNI) Vishwakarma Puja was celebrated with great fervour and gaiety in Phagwara on Monday. Vishwakarma Puja is being celebrated to mark the birth of Lord Vishwakarma, the architect. In Phagwara the temple offers a peep into the last ...and more »...Read More[]

Clash averted in Fatehgarh Sahib

Times of IndiaClash averted in Fatehgarh SahibTimes of IndiaThe police claimed that members of the Satkar Committee first had made an appeal to the police to warn the SAD protesters against burning of copies of Ranjit Singh Commission report as it carried the name of Guru Granth Sahib. The police added that ...and more »...Read More[]

Fatehgarh Sahib killings: Patiala police to recommend two 'rare' cases for teaching at Police Academy

The Indian ExpressFatehgarh Sahib killings: Patiala police to recommend two 'rare' cases for teaching at Police AcademyThe Indian ExpressFollowing the conviction and death sentence of Khushwinder Singh, alias Khusho, of Fatehgarh Sahib in connection with the murder of four members of a family in 2004, Patiala police have decided to recommend the case for inclusion in the curriculum of ...and more »...Read More[]

Rs25 cr okayed for widening of Mohali

Rs25 cr okayed for widening of Mohali-Fatehgarh Sahib roadThe TribuneChandigarh, September 11. The Punjab Government has finally sanctioned Rs 25 crore for the widening of the Mohali-Fatehgarh Sahib highway. After getting approval from Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, the Public Works Department (PWD) ......Read More[]

Continuation of Chinna as Ferozepur IG raises eyebrows

Hindustan TimesContinuation of Chinna as Ferozepur IG raises eyebrowsHindustan TimesThe Punjab government's decision to continue with Mukhwinder Singh Chinna as Ferozepur inspector general (IG) is raising eyebrows. The Justice Ranjit Singh (retd) Commission report into sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib has raised question marks over his ......Read More[]

Granthi, wife booked for tearing pages of Gutka Sahib in Ferozepur

NDTVGranthi, wife booked for tearing pages of Gutka Sahib in FerozepurTimes of IndiaWhen contacted, Ferozepur City station house officer (SHO) Jasvir Singh said a case under Section 295-A (deliberate and malicious acts, intended to outrage religious feelings of any class by insulting its religion or religious beliefs) of the IPC had ...Priest, Wife Arrested For Allegedly Using Holy Scriptures To Wrap FoodNDTVFerozepur Gurdwara Granthi, Wife Arrested For Using Holy Scriptures' Pages to Wrap Newsall 3 news articles »...Read More[]

Punjab: Man on the run after he allegedly rapes 7

Scroll.inPunjab: Man on the run after he allegedly rapes 7-year-old girl in Ferozepur districtScroll.inPunjab: Man on the run after he allegedly rapes 7-year-old girl Reuters. The Punjab Police are looking for a 50-year-old man who allegedly raped a seven-year-old girl in Ferozepur district's Mohan Ke Hithar village, PTI reported on Sunday. AdChoices.7-year old girl raped by 50-year old shopkeeper in FerozepurMid-Dayall 5 news articles »...Read More[]

Rajasthan seeks project report on feeder canal

Rajasthan seeks project report on feeder canalThe TribuneThe Rajasthan Irrigation Department has requested its counterpart in Punjab to prepare and submit a detailed project report (DPR) to reconstruct the Ferozepur feeder canal. This was confirmed by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje during her Gaurav Rath ......Read More[]

Lance Naik Sandeep Singh cremated in Gurdaspur village

Hindustan TimesLance Naik Sandeep Singh cremated in Gurdaspur villageHindustan TimesLance Naik Sandeep Singh (30), who was killed in a gunfight with militants in the Tangdhar sector in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, was cremated with military and civil honours at his native village Kotla Khurd in Gurdaspur district on Tuesday. Hundreds ...Last rites of Lance Naik Sandeep Singh performed in his hometownDeccan ChronicleSALUTE! Despite being hit by bullets, Lance Naik Sandeep Singh kills 2 terrorists along LoC; martyredTimes NowSurgical Strike Hero Lance Naik Sandeep Singh Martyred After Killing Three Terrorists In J&KIndia TimesEconomic Times -India TV -NewsXall 109 news articles »...Read More[]

Clean sweep in Gurdaspur

Clean sweep in GurdaspurThe TribuneA top politician claimed that since Randhawa was instrumental in his party notching up a huge 44,000 lead from Dera Baba Nanak seat during the last year's Gurdaspur Parliamentary by-poll, the CM may well reward one of his men with the chairmanship....Read More[]

Congress sweeps polls in Amritsar, Gurdaspur

Times of IndiaCongress sweeps polls in Amritsar, GurdaspurTimes of IndiaAMRITSAR: Barring Majitha, Congress won block samiti and zila parishad elections with a thumping majority in Amritsar district. Of the nine blocks of Amritsar, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) won 20 out of 24 seats in Majitha block. In the remaining eight ...Congress clear winner in Punjab's Majha region tooHindustan Timesall 18 news articles »...Read More[]

Jailed Clerk Assigned Charge Of Two Schools In Gurdaspur

NDTVJailed Clerk Assigned Charge Of Two Schools In GurdaspurNDTVA clerk, who was behind bars in an alleged case of fraud, was given the charge of two high schools in Gurdaspur district by Punjab's education department, an official said. As part of a reshuffle of the non-teaching staff of the department, Kulwant ...Gurdaspur Police Firing Case: Parents of Jaspal Singh Gurdaspur Want CM to Ensure JusticeSikh Siyasat Newsall 3 news articles »...Read More[]

Gurdaspur abuzz with dynastic politics

Gurdaspur abuzz with dynastic politicsThe TribuneArjun holds a Bachelor in Business Administration degree from Lancaster University (UK) and his vision for Gurdaspur is a 'drug free border district'. “I have been campaigning ever since I was 10. Earlier, I used to go with my uncle to attend election ......Read More[]

In Gurdaspur, Cong dares SAD leader

In Gurdaspur, Cong dares SAD leaderThe TribuneGurdaspur, September 13. Siting Congress MLA Barindermeet Singh Pahra and SAD ex-legislator Gurbachan Singh Babbehali have engaged themselves in a war of words with press conferences being held almost every day to take their 'messages' across ......Read More[]

Hoshiarpur land acquisition scam: ED attaches assets worth Rs 37 cr

Business StandardHoshiarpur land acquisition scam: ED attaches assets worth Rs 37 crBusiness StandardThe case against several private persons and government officials pertains to alleged irregularities in the acquisition of land by the state government in Hoshiarpur district. The Punjab vigilance bureau had filed a criminal FIR in this regard last ...ED attaches properties worth Rs 37 cr in Hoshiarpur Land Acquisition ScamUnited News of IndiaHoshiarpur land acquisition scam: Assets worth Rs 37 crore attached by EDIndia TVall 10 news articles »...Read More[]

Hoshiarpur artisan bags Shilp Guru Award

The TribuneHoshiarpur artisan bags Shilp Guru AwardThe TribuneSanjiv Kumar Bakshi. Hoshiarpur, September 18. A craftsman from Punjab has received the prestigious Shilp Guru Award by the Union Ministry of Textiles. Rupan Matharu of Hoshiarpur has bagged the award for the year 2016....Read More[]