Harpreet Bajwa

Operation Bluestar threw up papers, treasure trove: Ministry of Home Affairs

The information came to light in the August 3 reply to a Right To Information (RTI) application filed by Gurvinder Singh Chadha of Uttarakhand on June 25.

5 hours ago

Three killed, 20 injured in Amritsar terror attack

The incident took place around noon at Nirankari Bhavan in Adliwal village, near Rajasansi. One of the suspects held a volunteer deputed at the gate at gunpoint.

10 hours ago

Amritsar grenade attack: Three killed, 20 injured at Nirankari Bhawan; police suspect terror angle

The accused threw a hand grenade at the people attending the religious congregation where close to 250 persons were in attendance and then fled away. 

18 hours ago

Sacrilege cases, police firings cost Akalis dear 

On Thursday, over 30 Akali workers resigned from the party in SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal’s constituency of Jalalabad.

18 Nov 2018

Brigadier Kuldip Singh Chandpuri, hero of 1971 Longewala battle against Pakistan, dies

Chandpuri, who was an Army Major during the 1971 India-Pakistan war, had held his post through the night in the famous battle of Longewala with just 120 men against a huge Pakistani contingent.

18 Nov 2018

High alert in Punjab after four men snatch SUV

Sources said that all the four accused had hired the taxi from Jammu to Amritsar in Punjab and had dinner at a restaurant near Samba in Jammu where they picked up a quarrel with the owner.

15 Nov 2018

INLD feud worsens as Ajay Chautala expelled

INLD state president Ashok Arora on Wednesday announced the decision in the presence of Abhay, the leader of opposition in the Haryana Assembly.  

15 Nov 2018

SIT likely to ask 120 questions to Badals over sacrilege incidents in Punjab

Highly placed sources said that the SIT had prepared a list of 120 questions to be asked to both the Badals.

14 Nov 2018

BSF jawan spying for Pakistan arrested in Punjab

The accused, Sheikh Riazuddin, allegedly shared photographs of fencing and border roads, contact numbers of senior BSF officials and some other secret information with Mirja Faisal, an agent of ISI.

05 Nov 2018

Can he really be IIT graduate: Punjab CM on Kejriwal's claims on stubble burning

Amarinder Singh presented certain figures to rubbish Kejriwal's "ludicrous" claims and asked the Delhi chief minister to stop indulging in "political theatrics" and check facts before blaming Punjab.

04 Nov 2018

Helping hand: Punjab cyber crime unit rescues lonely, depressed souls

 On October 18, a dejected 17-year-old boy from Patti in Punjab posted a note contemplating suicide on Facebook after his proposal to a girl was rejected.

04 Nov 2018

Six Punjab MPs to draw pension from Vidhan Sabha soon

According to rules of the Punjab Vidhan Sabha, an MLA who becomes an MP of either House is eligible to receive the difference between his/her MP’s salary and the pension they qualify for.

04 Nov 2018

12 people die on Punjab roads every day

Last year on an average of 12 people lost their lives daily in road accidents in Punjab.

02 Nov 2018

Kejriwal accuses Punjab of stubble burning, says this time it is less in Haryana

He added that the pollution had deteriorated in the national capital after October 25.

01 Nov 2018

2019 Lok Sabha polls: Punjab AAP's first list of candidates out

The party also appointed Talwandi Sabo MLA, Prof. Baljinder Kaur as the Chief Spokesperson of the state unit.

30 Oct 2018