Punjab

Bhagwant Mann slams Kejriwal

Bhagwant Mann slams Kejriwal

AAP MP from Sangrur, Punjab, and one of the star speakers of the party in its poll campaigns, Bhagwant Mann, has slammed the party leadership for “behaving like a mohalla cricket team,” and said AAP had committed a “historic blunder” in Punjab. “There is no use finding fault with the EVMs now when the party […]

Rana Gurjit dares Phoolka to prove conflict of interest

Rana Gurjit dares Phoolka to prove conflict of interest

Power and Irrigation Minister Rana Gurjit Singh today dared AAP leaders to prove that his holding the power portfolio amounted to conflict of interest as he was selling electricity to Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL). Earlier in the day, AAP had asked Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh to change the portfolio of Power Minister […]

Captain Amarinder warns GANGSTERS

Captain Amarinder warns GANGSTERS

To break the flourishing militant-gangster nexus in Punjab, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has given the go-ahead to set up an Anti-Terrorism Squad. Apart from this, the Punjab government is also mulling bringing a law called the Punjab Control of Organised Criminals Act (PCOCA) to crack the whip on organised crime in the state. “(The) ATS […]

Captain Amarinder summoned by Ludhiana court

Captain Amarinder summoned by Ludhiana court

A local court here on Monday summoned chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh for his appearance in person on July 20 in connection with a case filed against him by the income tax department. The prosecution complaint — the department’s equivalent of a police chargesheet — was filed last year under Sections 277 (false statement in […]

Councillor’s son commits suicide

Councillor’s son commits suicide

Restaurateur Mandeep Singh, 28, son of a local councillor, committed suicide at his house in Mohalla Jaswant Singh late last night. The police have booked district BJP president Jaswant Singh Padda for abetment to suicide (Section 306 of the IPC). Mandeep shot himself with a .32 bore revolver, sources said. A long-pending land dispute appears […]

Badal denies role in Jathedar of Takht Sri DamdamaSahib’s removal & pardon to Ram Rahim

Badal denies role in Jathedar of Takht Sri DamdamaSahib’s removal & pardon to Ram Rahim

Refuting the allegations levelled by former Jathedar of Takht Sri Damdama Sahib Giani Gurmukh Singh, former CM Parkash Singh Badal today claimed that it was wrong to say that any decision regarding the grant of pardon to Ram Rahim was taken at his residence. He said he had no role in the removal of Giani […]

Know How Harjinder Singh becomes Gangster Vicky Gounder

Know How Harjinder Singh becomes Gangster Vicky Gounder

Not only he has been able to keep himself off the long hands of law, gangster Vicky Gounder, who had fled the Nabha high-security jail in November last year, is striking at will when it comes to eliminating rivals. Not surprising that Gounder is currently the most sought-after outlaw for the Punjab Police. Even as […]

Ludhiana : Punjab Cop  clings on car bonnet of drug smuggler

Ludhiana : Punjab Cop clings on car bonnet of drug smuggler

An Assistant Sub-Inspector was dragged on the bonnet of a car by an alleged drug smuggler for about 200 metres when he tried to nab him in Ludhiana, police said on Sunday. The incident took place yesterday when ASI Sanjiv Kumar, posted with Anti-Narcotic Wing of Punjab police, tried to nab the alleged smuggler identified […]

Sidhu announces Rs 24-lakh relief to Farmers

Sidhu announces Rs 24-lakh relief to Farmers

Assuring all support to farmers whose crop was gutted in Rajasansi late on Friday night, local bodies minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday announced Rs 24-lakh compensation to them out of his own pocket. The minister, who reached Othian, one of the affected villages, said as the fire broke out in the fields due to […]

Sub-Inspector Manjit Kaur goes for same-sex marriage

Sub-Inspector Manjit Kaur goes for same-sex marriage

Jalandhar: Videos and Photos of Punjab Police Sub Inspector Manjit Kaur Sandhu´s wedding with her girl friend has gone viral on social media. In a same-sex marriage, Manjit Kaur, a Sub-Inspector of the Punjab Police, tied the knot with her girl friend at Pucca Bagh here on Saturday. The cop, who donned a red turban, […]