Can’t get SYL land back: Punjab in SC

Can’t get SYL land back: Punjab in SC

The Punjab Government has told the Supreme Court that the land meant for constructing the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) Canal that had been given back to the landowners could not be recovered. In an affidavit, it said: “…the land in question having been already transferred to the landowners in obedience to the resolution of the Legislative […]

Sergeant hacks IAF corporal to pieces over ‘affair with wife’

Sergeant hacks IAF corporal to pieces over ‘affair with wife’

Police recovered the chopped-up body of a missing airforce employee from the residential quarters of a sergeant in the Bhisiana airforce station on Tuesday. The pieces of the body of Vipin Shukla, a corporal in the Air Force Wives Welfare Association Canteen, were found stuffed in 16 polythene bags and hidden in different parts of […]

Trump says ALL illegal immigrants can be deported

Trump says ALL illegal immigrants can be deported

Donald Trump may put all of the USA’s illegal immigrants in ICE’s crosshairs with two new orders that could allow for anyone to be deported, regardless of whether they have committed a crime in the US. Drafts of two memos seen by Reuters vastly widen the scope of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents, potentially […]

Jilted army jawan stabs girl’s fiancé to death

Jilted army jawan stabs girl’s fiancé to death

A jilted lover stabbed a girl’s fiancé to death at Kiratpur Sahib, near here, today. The girl, Shivani, was injured in the attack. All three belong to neighbouring Una district of Himachal Pradesh. The police said the accused, identified as Kamaldev, was serving in the Army in Rajasthan and had returned home recently. Shivani told […]

Plane crashes into shopping centre

Plane crashes into shopping centre

The charter flight appeared to have had a “catastrophic engine failure” shortly after taking off from the small Essendon Airport, said Victoria Police Assistant Commissioner Stephen Leane. Everyone on board is believed dead. “At this stage the advice we have is there are no fatalities other than on the aircraft itself,” the commissioner said. The […]

German fighter planes escort Jet Airways flight after it loses contact with ATC

German fighter planes escort Jet Airways flight after it loses contact with ATC

A communication failure on board a Jet Airways aircraft while flying over German airspace gave a scare to at least 330 passengers as authorities scrambled fighter jets to intercept the London-bound plane which had taken off from Mumbai. The cockpit crew was temporarily grounded following the incident which ostensibly happened after they tuned in an […]

Sikh man allowed to wear kirpan to workplace in UK

Sikh man allowed to wear kirpan to workplace in UK

A British Sikh man, working at an international telecom firm in the UK, has been given permission to wear kirpan to the workplace after initially being refused. The Sikh Council, among the largest representative bodies for the Sikhs in the UK, had intervened on behalf of the unnamed worker to explain the Sikh articles of […]

Premis chased away by Singhs

Premis chased away by Singhs

Singhs failed the congregation (naam charcha) of Dera sirsa premis at Makhu town of Zira sub-division in Ferozepur district on Sunday. Its pertinent to mention Administration supported Dera Sirsa because Dera support to ruling akali dal during polls, So Punjab Police have registered a case against 25 Sikhs . Sources said Raj Kumar, a dera […]

Abohar -Minor girl gang-raped, Six booked

Abohar -Minor girl gang-raped, Six booked

The police have booked six persons for kidnapping a Dalit girl. One of them has also been booked for sexual assault. Sub-inspector Rajveer Kaur today recorded the statement of the 15-year-old victim at the Civil Hospital and got her examined by a female doctor. The girl told the police that she was kidnapped by four […]

Bhagwant Mann donates a month salary to Irom Sharmila’s party

Bhagwant Mann donates a month salary to Irom Sharmila’s party

A day after Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal donated Rs 50,000 to rights activist Irom Sharila’s party which is fighting Manipur elections, Aam Aadmi Party Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann followed the suit and donated his one month salary. “As a member of parliament m donating my one month salary to Irom Sharmila who is fighting […]