Govt to start rationalisation, 2,565 surplus primary teachers identified

CHANDIGARH, Dec. 12 -- Setting in motion the process of teacher rationalisation, the Punjab government has identified 2,565 surplus primary teachers across the state for transfer to schools where they... Read More

cop among two arrestedfor bribery

JALANDHAR, Dec. 12 -- The vigilance bureau on Wednesday arrested a head constable posted in the excise department and another person while accepting a bribe of Rs 8,000. Head constable Sukhdev Singh ... Read More

Four held for illegal mining in Phillaur

Jalandhar, Dec. 12 -- Rural police on late Tuesday night arrested three persons for illegal mining at Meonwal village after finding them engaged in illegal practice. Police have also seized a JCB mac... Read More

Punjab Congress urges Prez not to approve CAB

Chandigarh, Dec. 12 -- The Punjab Congress on Wednesday submitted a memorandum to President Ram Nath Kovind through governor VP Singh Bandore urging him against giving his assent to the Citizenship Am... Read More

Khemka questions govt function for anti-corruption day commemoration

CHANDIGARH, Dec. 12 -- Senior Haryana civil servant Ashok Khemka on Wednesday questioned the commemoration of Anti-Corruption Day by the state government on December 9. "Will corruption lessen due to... Read More

4 booked for raping 12-yr-old girl in Karnal

Karnal, Dec. 12 -- Four youth, including a juvenile, have been booked for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl in a locality under Karnal's city police station, police said on Wednesday. The accused h... Read More

Man killed over extramarital affair

Rohtak, Dec. 12 -- A 27-year-old man was allegedly beaten to death by brother-in-laws of a woman over their 'extramarital affairs' in Jind, police said on Wednesday. The deceased have been identified... Read More

Delhi man who gunned down FB friend and dumped body in Rewari arrested

ROHTAK, Dec. 12 -- Police on Wednesday claimed to have solved the murder case of 23-year-old Rajasthan woman whose bullet -riddled body was found at Nandrampur Bass village in Rewari on Saturday with ... Read More

Principal held, school sealed

HISAR, Dec. 12 -- Police on Wednesday arrested the school principal of a private school for her alleged involvement in 'naming and shaming' of six Class 4 students, including two girls, on the school ... Read More

Complainant roughed up at police station, ASI suspended

HISAR, Dec. 12 -- Sirsa superintendent of police (SP) on Wednesday suspended an assistant sub-inspector (ASI), sent one constable to police lines and issued show cause notice to station house officer ... Read More