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Punjab Police arrests Ludhiana-based paint store owner accused of supplying spurious liquor
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Punjab Police arrests Ludhiana-based paint store owner accused of supplying spurious liquor

Cops apprehended 12 others, including two businessmen, in connection with the distribution of spurious liquor that resulted in 111 deaths in the state

How Ludhiana's Buddha nullah, once 'centre of social life, became Punjab's most toxic water body
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How Ludhiana's Buddha nullah, once 'centre of social life, became Punjab's most toxic water body

The Buddha nullah picks up toxic effluents in massive quantities and around 200 MLD of untreated sewage a day before it meets the Sutlej river

Migrant worker dies after being hit by car near Ambala while walking from Punjab to Bihar; was unable to register for Shramik train
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Migrant worker dies after being hit by car near Ambala while walking from Punjab to Bihar; was unable to register for Shramik train

A migrant labourer from Bihar was killed while another seriously injured when a car hit them on the Ambala-Jagadhri highway near Ambala Cantonment

'Won't betray Hippocratic oath': In the face of deficient PPE kits, spike in cases, Punjab doctors put up tough fight against coronavirus
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'Won't betray Hippocratic oath': In the face of deficient PPE kits, spike in cases, Punjab doctors put up tough fight against coronavirus

Doctors in Punjab say that apart from testing their endurance, PPE kits, if faulty, pose a grave danger of exposure. Returning home amid a lack of accommodation facility at GMCH Amritsar also causes worries about their families' safety

Coronavirus Outbreak: Ludhiana ACP Anil Kohli dies due to COVID-19; official was to receive plasma therapy
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Ludhiana ACP Anil Kohli dies due to COVID-19; official was to receive plasma therapy

ACP Anil Kohli had tested positive for COVID-19 on April 13 and had been undergoing treatment in the Satguru Partap Singh (SPS) Hospital in Ludhiana

Man arrested in Chandigarh after confessing to girlfriend's murder on live television, was on bail in 2010 murder case
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Man arrested in Chandigarh after confessing to girlfriend's murder on live television, was on bail in 2010 murder case

Chandigarh Police arrested a man from a news channel’s office, minutes after he confessed on live television on Tuesday that he had killed his girlfriend at a city hotel on 31 December, 2019

CBI arrests ADG of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence in Rs 25 lakh bribery case; search ops conducted in Delhi, Noida, Ludhiana
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CBI arrests ADG of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence in Rs 25 lakh bribery case; search ops conducted in Delhi, Noida, Ludhiana

The CBI on Wednesday arrested an Additional Director General of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) Chander Shekhar and a middleman in connection with Rs 25 lakh bribery case, officials said.

Newborn girl’s body found at abandoned plot in Punjab’s Ludhiana; police appoint probe team, remains sent for post-mortem
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Newborn girl’s body found at abandoned plot in Punjab’s Ludhiana; police appoint probe team, remains sent for post-mortem

A body of an infant girl was found in an abandoned plot in Punjab's Ludhiana, police said on Saturday

Punjab floods: Captain Amarinder Singh writes to Narendra Modi seeking Rs 1000-crore relief package for state
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Punjab floods: Captain Amarinder Singh writes to Narendra Modi seeking Rs 1000-crore relief package for state

In wake of the flood situation in the state, Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking Rs 1000 crore special relief package to address the losses.

North India grapples with heavy rains over weekend, toll climbs to 42; Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand worst hit
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North India grapples with heavy rains over weekend, toll climbs to 42; Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand worst hit

The northern states grappled with the aftermath of the heavy rain during the weekend with damaged roads still to be repaired, flooded fields, rivers in spate and more bodies of victims being recovered.

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

Haryana, Punjab continue to reel under intense heat wave conditions; Hisar, Patiala and Ludhiana record over 45 degrees Celsius
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Haryana, Punjab continue to reel under intense heat wave conditions; Hisar, Patiala and Ludhiana record over 45 degrees Celsius

Haryana and Punjab Tuesday continued to be under the grip of severe heatwave as maximum temperatures hovered close 45 degrees Celsius at most places. Hisar in Haryana and Patiala in Punjab sizzled, recording identical maximums of 45.5 degrees Celsius, up by four and seven notches, respectively, a Meteorological Department report said here.

Congress to decide on prime ministerial candidate after Lok Sabha election results on 23 May, says senior leader Harish Rawat
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Congress to decide on prime ministerial candidate after Lok Sabha election results on 23 May, says senior leader Harish Rawat

In Ludhiana to campaign for Congress Member of Parliament (MP) Ravneet Singh Bittu, Rawat on Sunday said, "Our leader has said it clearly we'll decide after election results that who will be the Prime Minister."

Angry after BJP denied renomination, Dalit leader Vijay Sampla says saffron party committed 'cow slaughter'
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Angry after BJP denied renomination, Dalit leader Vijay Sampla says saffron party committed 'cow slaughter'

Sampla also removed the word 'Chowkidar' from his twitter handle prefixed earlier. Sampla is the Union minister of state for social justice and empowerment.

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.

Ruckus over Ludhiana gangrape stalls Punjab Assembly; law and order deteriorated under Congress govt, says Opposition
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Ruckus over Ludhiana gangrape stalls Punjab Assembly; law and order deteriorated under Congress govt, says Opposition

Insisting that the law and order situation had been maintained effectively during the last two years of his government, Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh said three of the six persons involved in gang-rape incident had been arrested.

Ludhiana Police arrests man for gangrape of 21-year-old woman in Issewal village, identifies four other accused
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Ludhiana Police arrests man for gangrape of 21-year-old woman in Issewal village, identifies four other accused

The Ludhiana Police has arrested a man in connection with the alleged gangrape of a 21-year-old woman. Investigators have also identified four other accused in the case.

Punjab Police launch hunt to nab 10 men who gangraped 21-year-old woman near Ludhiana
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Punjab Police launch hunt to nab 10 men who gangraped 21-year-old woman near Ludhiana

A 21-year-old woman was allegedly raped by 10 men near Issewal village on the banks of the Sidwan canal, about 15 kilometres from Ludhiana, after the car she was travelling in with her friend was stopped and she was dragged out, the police said on Monday.

Punjab Lohri Bumper Lottery results 2019: First prize winner hits whopping jackpot of Rs 2 crore
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Punjab Lohri Bumper Lottery results 2019: First prize winner hits whopping jackpot of Rs 2 crore

Twenty lakh lottery tickets with series A and B, numbering from 000000 to 999999 each were sold under this scheme