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Farmers ransack BJP venue hosting PM-KISAN event in Punjab's Bathinda, says police; five injured
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Farmers ransack BJP venue hosting PM-KISAN event in Punjab's Bathinda, says police; five injured

However, some farmers at the venue claimed anti-social elements and not peasants were behind the incident

Father of sacrilege accused shot dead in Bathinda district; assailants presently unidentified, say police
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Father of sacrilege accused shot dead in Bathinda district; assailants presently unidentified, say police

Bullets were fired from a close range by the assailants, who had their faces covered with masks, the police said

Highways blocked in Punjab as Dalits stage protests against demolition of Delhi's Ravidas temple
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Highways blocked in Punjab as Dalits stage protests against demolition of Delhi's Ravidas temple

Normal life was affected at many places in Punjab on Tuesday as demonstrations and dharnas were held by Dalits to protest the demolition of a temple dedicated to Guru Ravidas in New Delhi's Tughlakabad

Cold war among Congress leaders in Punjab turns Lok Sabha constituencies into hot seats; nine candidates named, four to go
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Cold war among Congress leaders in Punjab turns Lok Sabha constituencies into hot seats; nine candidates named, four to go

Congress may have navigated through a political landmine in naming nine candidates from Punjab for the Lok Sabha elections, but the remaining four pose problems.

Why Dalit Sikhs of Punjab's Bathinda are nonchalant towards elections, debate around caste, quota and development
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Why Dalit Sikhs of Punjab's Bathinda are nonchalant towards elections, debate around caste, quota and development

A visit to the town reveals that the Dalits in Bathinda have not benefited from the Punjab Village Common Lands (Regulation) Rules, 1964, where one-third of public agricultural land and cultivable common land in each village is reserved for SCs

Kashmiri terrorist Zakir Musa may be in Punjab disguised as Sikh; alert sounded in Bathinda, Ferozepur districts
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Kashmiri terrorist Zakir Musa may be in Punjab disguised as Sikh; alert sounded in Bathinda, Ferozepur districts

The intelligence reports have suggested that Musa could be disguised as a Sikh and wearing a turban. He is the Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind chief and is said to be aligned with a global terror group.

Arvind Kejriwal blames Punjab govt's failure to control stubble burning for Delhi's deteriorating air quality since 25 Oct
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Arvind Kejriwal blames Punjab govt's failure to control stubble burning for Delhi's deteriorating air quality since 25 Oct

Arvind Kejriwal, who showed satellite images of stubble burning in Punjab, said the incidents of stubble burning were more in Punjab this year than in Haryana.

Punjab Police 'cracks' murder case of AAP candidate for Zilla Parishad polls, says no political motive involved
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Punjab Police 'cracks' murder case of AAP candidate for Zilla Parishad polls, says no political motive involved

The Punjab Police have said that there was no political motive behind the killing of Harvinder Singh Hinda, contradicting the AAP's stand.

Eight AAP lawmakers led by Sukhpal Singh Khaira declare party's Punjab unit 'autonomous' at Bathinda
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Eight AAP lawmakers led by Sukhpal Singh Khaira declare party's Punjab unit 'autonomous' at Bathinda

A group of AAP legislators led by Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Thursday declared the party's Punjab unit “autonomous” and “dissolved” its current organisational structure.

Farmer protests Day 4: No shortage of produce in Mandsaur market, say traders; Punjab stir to be called off on Wednesday
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Farmer protests Day 4: No shortage of produce in Mandsaur market, say traders; Punjab stir to be called off on Wednesday

The fourth day of the ongoing farmers' stir across several states saw a mixed impact with prices of agricultural produce including vegetables rising in some urban areas while their supply remained normal in others.

Farmers' protest: Vegetable prices soar as fresh supplies dwindle, stir likely to intensify from 5 June
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Farmers' protest: Vegetable prices soar as fresh supplies dwindle, stir likely to intensify from 5 June

Retail prices of vegetables shot up in some cities and fresh supply of farm produce was hit as the farmers' agitation entered the second day on Saturday.

Second phase of pulse polio programme begins today, Anganwadi workers in Punjab's Bathinda boycott drive
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Second phase of pulse polio programme begins today, Anganwadi workers in Punjab's Bathinda boycott drive

Anganwadi workers in Punjab's Bathinda have decided boycott the pulse polio drive in support of demands for better pay and regularisation of their services

With Ram Rahim convicted of rape, followers abandon crumbling Dera empire and return to Sikhism
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With Ram Rahim convicted of rape, followers abandon crumbling Dera empire and return to Sikhism

With the self-proclaimed godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Insan sentenced to jail for 20 years for raping two devotees, his vast Dera Sacha Sauda empire has begun to crumble.

Punjab fog kills nine as cement-mixer truck ploughs through students on Bathinda-Chandigarh Highway
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Punjab fog kills nine as cement-mixer truck ploughs through students on Bathinda-Chandigarh Highway

Dense fog claimed nine lives in Punjab's Bathinda district when cement-mixer truck ploughed through them in low visibility on a flyover on Bathinda-Chandigarh Highway

Panchkula court extends Honeypreet Insan's police remand by three days till 13 October
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Panchkula court extends Honeypreet Insan's police remand by three days till 13 October

A court in Panchkula on Tuesday extended the police remand of jailed Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's close associate Honeypreet Insan till 13 October.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted: Haryana, Punjab govts start identifying Dera assets, properties following HC order
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Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted: Haryana, Punjab govts start identifying Dera assets, properties following HC order

Authorities in Punjab and Haryana have started identifying movable and immovable assets of the Sirsa-headquartered Dera Sacha Sauda on the directions of the high court.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted of rape: Curfew relaxed in Punjab, Haryana towns as violence subsides
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Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted of rape: Curfew relaxed in Punjab, Haryana towns as violence subsides

A day after large-scale violence broke out over the conviction of Gurmeet Ram Rahim, authorities in Punjab and Haryana relaxed curfew in some towns

Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted of rape: 50 injured in Panchkula violence, petrol pump set on fire in Ferozepur
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Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted of rape: 50 injured in Panchkula violence, petrol pump set on fire in Ferozepur

Some 50 people injured, including media and police personnel, were also brought to the hospital in Panchkula.

Mysterious braid chopping cases surface in Punjab after Rajasthan, Haryana and Delhi
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Mysterious braid chopping cases surface in Punjab after Rajasthan, Haryana and Delhi

After Rajasthan, Haryana and Delhi, Punjab has also witnessed braid-chopping incidents, with women claiming that their hair had been cut off under "mysterious circumstances".

Punjab's drug menace: Mob lynches suspected dealer by chopping off his hand, foot
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Punjab's drug menace: Mob lynches suspected dealer by chopping off his hand, foot

The macabre incident occurred Talwandi Sabo sub-division of Bathinda district when Vinod Kumar was beaten up and his hand and foot severed with sharp-edged weapons