Toll-free number to report cash movement

Chandigarh, March 20 -- As per the mandate of the Election Commission of India, the directorate of investigation of income tax department, Shimla, on Tuesday set up a controlroom, with a toll-free num... Read More

10% of over 24k polling stations declared critical

Chandigarh, March 20 -- At least 10% of the total 24,433 polling stations in Punjab, set up for the general elections, have been declared critical. Stating this, Punjab chief electoral officer (CEO) S... Read More

Central University honours Doval with D Litt

BATHINDA, March 20 -- National security adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval was honoured with a doctorate degree in literature (D Litt) at Central University of Punjab (CUP) in Bathinda on Tuesday. Doval, who h... Read More

Gang making fake RCs, licences busted; 1 held

Jalandhar, March 20 -- The Jalandhar police commissionerate busted a gang allegedly involved in the preparation of fake driving licences and registration certificates. A police spokesperson said that... Read More

Opium farming racket busted in Fazilka, one held

Ferozepur, March 20 -- The Border Security Force (BSF) and Punjab Police have busted a racket of illegal opium cultivation in Fazilka district and arrested a person. Varinder Brar, the SSP of Fazilka... Read More

Excise dept seeks permission for auction of liquor vends

Chandigarh, March 20 -- The excise and taxation department, Punjab, has sought permission of the state electoral office, Punjab, to conduct a draw of lots for the sale of liquor vends which is schedul... Read More

EC transfers Jalandhar DC, 2 IPS officers

Chandigarh, March 20 -- The election commission on Tuesday transferred Jalandhar deputy commissioner Vishesh Sarangal and two IPS officers, Ropar Range ADGP Jaskaran Singh and Border Range DIG Narinde... Read More

Saini expands cabinet, inducts eight ministers; no place for Vij, Sandeep

Chandigarh, March 20 -- Eight BJP MLAs were inducted into newly appointed Haryana chief minister Nayab Singh Saini's council of ministers on Tuesday, a week after former chief minister Manohar Lal Kha... Read More

Control room set up to keepvigil on black money in Hry

Chandigarh, March 20 -- As per the mandate of the Election Commission of India, the directorate of investigation of the income tax department on Tuesday set up a control room in Haryana, with a toll-f... Read More

CM Mann visits Family of slain constable

Hoshiarpur, March 20 -- Chief minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday visited the bereaved family of Punjab Police constable Amritpal Singh of Jandor village, who was shot dead by a hardcore criminal during... Read More