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Captain Amarinder seeks legal advice over Sidhu’s TV troubles

Captain Amarinder seeks legal advice over Sidhu’s TV troubles

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh will seek legal opinion on whether his minister Navjot Sidhu can continue as a celebrity-judge on a popular TV comedy show. He told a TV news channel that he will ask the advocate general to give his opinion on Sidhu’s continuation as a celebrity-judge on ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’. […]

AAP defeated because of Delhi’s leadership and Ignoring Punjabi leadership

AAP defeated because of Delhi’s leadership and Ignoring Punjabi leadership

Anger against the Delhi-based central leadership of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) spilled over as the Punjab unit held a chintan (introspection) meeting in Jalandhar on Monday to discuss the recent polls in the state in which the party finished a distant second with 20 seats after initially claiming it would win 100 of the […]

PSPCL wing raids houses, offices of Akali leaders

PSPCL wing raids houses, offices of Akali leaders

The enforcement wing of Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) today conducted raids at the residence, office and two commercial establishments of SAD’s Gidderbaha constituency incharge Hardeep Singh ‘Dimpy’ Dhillon. The residence of Akali leader Lakhi Kingra, president of the local Truck Operators’ Union, was also raided, besides the union office. However, the teams of […]

44 feared dead after plane crashes onto runway during landing

44 feared dead after plane crashes onto runway during landing

A plane has crashed in South Sudan carrying 44 passengers. Initial reports from local news sources suggested that everybody on board had been killed in the crash, but there are now details emerging that everybody survived.The South Supreme Airliner came down at Wau Airport at around 3pm local time. ‘Right now we have the ambulance […]

Badals’ bus taken into custody

Badals’ bus taken into custody

The Badal family had the biggest share of the transport business’ pie in the state, through directly owned companies such as Dabwali Transport and Orbit Aviation that have a fleet of luxury buses. The two companies also have indirect stakes in firms of Sukhbir’s close associates Lakhvir Singh and Jagpal Singh. The cabinet decision to […]

Sukhpal Khaira slams Captain

Sukhpal Khaira slams Captain

The Aam Aadmi Party has condemned the Capt Amarinder govt for offering facilities to former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal. Addressing a press conference here on Sunday, MLA and AAP chief whip Sukhpal Singh Khaira said his party welcomed other decisions taken by the cabinet, but giving accommodation and other facilities at state exchequer’s cost […]

Gurpreet Ghuggi Says Not Naming CM Face Proved Costly

Gurpreet Ghuggi Says Not Naming CM Face Proved Costly

Aam Aadmi Party leader Gurpreet Ghuggi Said that the delay in projecting the CM candidate by AAP might be a major cause for the party’s dismal performance. AAP candidate and party’s Punjab incharge Gurpreet Singh Ghuggi was at the third spot with 34,302 votes from Batala. Ridiculing the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) claim of seeing […]

Mohali woman shoots husband dead, bundles body into suitcase; arreste

Mohali woman shoots husband dead, bundles body into suitcase; arreste

Police have arrested a 35-year-old Phase-3B1 resident, Seerat Kaur, for murder after she allegedly shot dead her husband,Ekam Singh Dhillon, 40, a businessman, with a 9mm pistol at their rented first-floor accommodation on Saturday about 11pm. Ekam is the son of human rights activist Jaspal Singh Dhillon. The couple had a strained relationship since their […]

HS Phoolka speaks up on Security of MLAs

HS Phoolka speaks up on Security of MLAs

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) seems to have taken a U-turn on its pre-poll promise of “ending the VIP culture”. When some of the Congress leaders have refused to accept the official car or security, most of the 20 AAP MLAs have accepted the two facilities. Sources said the matter was discussed in the party’s […]

Man murdered in Mohali, body found stuffed in suitcase

Man murdered in Mohali, body found stuffed in suitcase

A 40-year-old man was found murdered in Phase 3B1 here on Sunday. The police found the body stuffed in a large suitcase which was kept in a BMW car parked near a house. The crime was brought to the notice of a PCR team by an autorickshaw driver who happened to pass by. Blood stains […]