Punjab

Gurpreet Ghuggi Slams Kejriwal

Gurpreet Ghuggi Slams Kejriwal

Amidst speculations of churning in Punjab unit of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), its state convener Gurpreet Singh Waraich (Ghuggi) on Thursday underlined the need for the outfit’s high command not to lose contact with its local volunteers and leadership at this juncture. It was a must to keep the flock together, he said. Waraich told, […]

Sukhbir Badal warns Captain Sarkar

Sukhbir Badal warns Captain Sarkar

Former Deputy Chief Minister and SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal today visited SAD sarpanch Gurpinder Singh Lalli, who was allegedly beaten to death in Jhite Chet singh village by Congress leaders on Tuesday night. He announced Rs 5 lakh compensation to the deceased ‘s family from the party funds. He said within a few days […]

Truck falls from Jalandhar flyover

Truck falls from Jalandhar flyover

Narrow escape for two as truck falls off a flyover in Jalandhar, truck driver and an auto-rickshaw driver suffer injuries. In a shocking incident, two persons were severely injured after having a narrow escape when a truck fell off from a flyover in Jalandhar city of Punjab. The horrific incident was caught on a CCTV […]

Actor Vinod Khanna dies at 70, weeks after reports of cancer

Actor Vinod Khanna dies at 70, weeks after reports of cancer

Vinod Khanna, the original heartthrob of Hindi films, died this morning. He was reportedly battling with cancer for years.The actor was 70. In his long Bollywood career, he worked in more than 100 films, and was an active politician, and Member of Parliament from Gurdaspur, Punjab. Vinod is survived by his wife Kavita Khanna, sons […]

Student committed suicide in Khalsa college

Student committed suicide in Khalsa college

Khalsa College student ends life after being not allowed to take exam Amritsar : A Khalsa College student allegedly committed suicide on Wednesday by hanging himself in his hostel room following which a large number of students blocked the main GT road in the evening. The deceased was identified as Harpreet Singh, a student of […]

Jeweller confronts 3 armed men in Ludhiana

Jeweller confronts 3 armed men in Ludhiana

A jeweller foiled a robbery bid by three armed miscreants who barged into his shop on Raikot Road in Mullanpur Dakha on Tuesday afternoon. The jeweller was unarmed but that did not stop him from pushing the robbers aside to come out of the shop and raise an alarm. The robbers also opened fire at […]

Sanjay Singh resigns as Punjab AAP in-charge

Sanjay Singh resigns as Punjab AAP in-charge

In a rash of resignations after Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)’s latest election defeat, in the Delhi civic polls, top leader Sanjay Singh has quit as the Punjab in-charge. “I have handed my resignation to Arvind Kejriwal,” Mr Singh said this morning. Another leader, Durgesh Pathak, has also resigned as co-observer in Punjab. The resignations come […]

Bhagwant Mann takes of party flag and posters from his residence

Bhagwant Mann takes of party flag and posters from his residence

Daggers are out in the Aam Aadmi Party’s Punjab unit with its MP Bhagwant Mann slamming the party leadership for drubbing in the recent state assembly elections, stating that not naming a chief ministerial candidate cost them heavy. The AAP’s Sangrur MP said the party should look within to find out the reasons which stopped […]

Akali Sarpanch beaten to death in Amritsar

Akali Sarpanch beaten to death in Amritsar

Amritsar: In the latest incident of post-election political violence in Punjab, Akali Sarpanch Gurpinder Singh Lalli was beaten to death by a group of men at Atari Chet Singh village on Wednesday. As per reports, the attackers allegedly belonged to the Congress party. The fight took place on account of old rivalry for control of […]

HS Phoolka Speaks up on Bhagwant Mann’s Statement over Kejriwal

HS Phoolka Speaks up on Bhagwant Mann’s Statement over Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Lok Sabha MP from Sangrur in Punjab, Bhagwant Mann, has held the party’s leadership responsible for defeat in the state Assembly elections. Breaking his silence after the Punjab state polls, Mann adopted a strident tone and attacked the AAP leadership. Mann said AAP lost Punjab not because of any tampering of […]