Militants escape after firing near Air Force station in Kashmir

Srinagar, Feb. 21 -- Suspected militants escaped after firing at a water pump house of the Air Force in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Tuesday evening after sentries returned the fire, the army s... Read More

Hisar man held for raping teen girl

Hisar, Feb. 21 -- A 24-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping a teenage girl and filming the incident before circulating it on social media, said Hisar police on Tuesday. The accused was a re... Read More

Jawan killed in sniper fire

Srinagar, Feb. 21 -- A BSF jawan was on Tuesday killed after he was shot by a Pakistani sniper from across the line of control (LoC) in Jammu & Kashmir's Tangdhar, officials said. Constable SK Murmu,... Read More

Mohindra orders screening of schoolkids

Chandigarh, Feb. 21 -- The Punjab government issued strict instructions to all civil surgeons to ensure complete screening of students of government and governmentaided schools as well as children at ... Read More

Undertrial flees from court complex, cop booked

Bathinda, Feb. 21 -- A Punjab Police head constable was booked after an undertrial escaped from the courts complex here on Tuesday. Harkamal Singh, accused of attempt to murder, was brought for a hear... Read More

'Hooda's Palwal rally will highlight people's plight'

Chandigarh, Feb. 21 -- Senior Congress MLA from Palwal, Karan Dalal, on Tuesday said former chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda will flag off his 'Jan Kranti' rally from Palwal on February 25, despit... Read More

Five IPS officers transferred

Chandigarh, Feb. 21 -- Haryana government on Tuesday shifted five IPS officers with immediate effect. KP Singh, director general of police (DGP) (prisons) has been posted as DGP, Haryana Human Rights ... Read More


Kurukshetra, Feb. 21 -- The police on Tuesday arrested four persons, including two women, for allegedly blackmailing a liquor contractor and extorting money from him. The police have also recovered 60... Read More

Panipat woman consumes poison after cop declines marriage proposal

Panipat, Feb. 21 -- A woman allegedly consumed a poisonous substance in Panipat on Tuesday, accusing a head constable of not marrying her after establishing a physical relationship. Police said the c... Read More


Sangrur, Feb. 21 -- The vigilance bureau (VB) nabbed a patwari while accepting a bribe of 1lakh from a person in Sangrur on Tuesday. The accused has been identified as Hardeep Singh posted at Dirba vi... Read More