Cops apprehended 12 others, including two businessmen, in connection with the distribution of spurious liquor that resulted in 111 deaths in the state
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
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
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
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
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
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
A body of an infant girl was found in an abandoned plot in Punjab's Ludhiana, police said on Saturday
Farmers in Punjab's Ludhiana continue to burn stubble as AQI remains 'severe'; Amarinder Singh says action initiated against 2,923 farmers
Farmers in Punjab's Ludhiana continue to burn stubble in Kot Mana village near Sidhwabet Ludhiana.
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
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.
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
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
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'
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
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
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
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.
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.
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