One arrested for tearing cop's uniform

MOHALI, Oct. 24 -- A man was arrested for attacking a cop on duty on Thursday night, police said on Friday. The accused has been identified as Dev Raj, a resident of Nadha village here. According to ... Read More

Covid snuffs out 4 more lives in tricity

Chandigarh, Oct. 24 -- Four people succumbed to Covid-19 while 124 tested positive across the tricity on Friday. In Chandigarh, the virus claimed two lives-women, aged 52 and 76, from Dhanas and Sect... Read More

Onion prices on the rise due to supply shortage

Chandigarh, Oct. 24 -- Price of onions in Chandigarh has skyrocketed in the past few days as the vegetable was being sold up to Rs.75/kg till October 21. The rate still continues to hover over Rs.65/... Read More

Won't hoist Tricolour until J&K flag is allowed: Mufti

Srinagar, Oct. 24 -- Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said members of her party would not raise the Indian tricolour unless they are allowed to raise the flag of Jammu... Read More

Stage set for polls in Maoist-hit areas

PATNA, Oct. 24 -- A decade ago, farmer Rameshwar Bhagat left Barachhati in Bihar's Gaya district for Ghaziabad, on the outskirts of New Delhi, to work in a bangle factory. Life was good until the Covi... Read More

PM paid tribute to my father as a true friend, says Chirag

PATNA, Oct. 24 -- PATNA Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first day of campaigning in Bihar on Friday enthused both the Janata Dal (United) and the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), two parties locked in a bitt... Read More

Akali Dal, BJP get a raw deal

Mohali, Oct. 24 -- In a major setback to Shiromani Akali Dal and Bharatiya Janata Party councillors, 70% seats held by them in the previous Mohali municipal corporation House have gone into ward delim... Read More

Ramlila bodies shelve burning of Ravana effigies this Dussehra

Chandigarh, Oct. 24 -- With only a handful of Ramlilas being staged in the city, the festive spirit has already taken a back seat due to the pandemic. Now, Dussehra is also likely to be a low-key affa... Read More

Illegal mining in kharar's Majri block: 8 booked, four held

Mohali, Oct. 24 -- Eight persons were booked and four arrested for illegal mining in Abhipur village of Majri block in Kharar, which continues to remain a hotbed of the illegal practice in the distric... Read More

development works worth Rs.1.7-cr launched in mohali

Mohali, Oct. 24 -- Punjab health and family welfare minister Balbir Singh Sidhu on Friday laid the foundation stone of development projects worth Rs.1.72 crore in Mohali. These projects aim at giving... Read More