Farmers burn PM effigies

Amritsar/sangrur, Oct. 24 -- Even as the 'rail roko' agitation by farmers of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee (KMSC) entered its 30th day on Friday, the protesters burnt huge effigies of Prime Mi... Read More

Gangster Harman Bhau lands in Moga police net

Moga, Oct. 24 -- Police on Friday claimed that an inter-state gang had been busted with the arrest of a dreaded gangster, Harmanjit Singh, alias Harman Bhau, who was wanted in at least five cases of a... Read More

23 deaths, 481 fresh Covid cases in state

Chandigarh, Oct. 24 -- Punjab on Friday reported 23 more Covid-related fatalities, taking the death toll to 4,095. The state also witnessed 481 fresh cases, pushing the tally to 1,30,157, according a ... Read More

It was planned, cold-blooded murder of 3 persons: Court

BATHINDA, Oct. 24 -- Muktsar district and sessions judge Arunvir Vashista relied on strong circumstantial evidences to pronounce death sentence on Palwinder Singh for drowning his family, including tw... Read More

CM played hoax on farmers in league with Centre, says SAD

Chandigarh, Oct. 24 -- Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday alleged that it was condemnable that after playing a hoax on the farmers of Punjab in league with the central gover... Read More

Capt to lay stone of sports varsity in Patiala tomorrow

Patiala, Oct. 24 -- Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh will lay foundation stone of four major development projects worth Rs 1,100 crore in his home town and constituency, Patiala, on Sunda... Read More

Five men held with 3kg opiumin Jalandhar

Jalandhar, Oct. 24 -- Police have arrested five drug peddlers and recovered 3kg opium and Rs 80,000 in drug money from their possession. The accused peddlers are Satyapal, 28, Ajit Kumar, 29, Abhay Ga... Read More

Farmer issues dominate election campaign songs

Baroda (Sonepat), Oct. 24 -- With Baroda bypoll round the corner, campaign songs of political parties in Haryana are revolving around farmer issues amid protests against the Centre's agriculture laws.... Read More

17 deaths, 1,270 cases in Haryana

Chandigarh, Oct. 24 -- Haryana on Friday reported 17 deaths and 1,270 fresh coronavirus infections, as per the medical bulletin. The death toll has reached 1,705 and the tally of positive cases is now... Read More

Punjab seeks Rs.70 crore from Centre for baler machine subsidy

Chandigarh, Oct. 24 -- Punjab agriculture department has demanded more money from the Centre, to the tune of around Rs 70 crore, to provide balers and rake machines for ex-situ (away from where the st... Read More