Sam, Coco, Kiwi: CISF's new recruits

SRINAGAR, April 20 -- Sam, Coco, Kiwi and Tuffy are the newest and th e youngest members of the Central Industrial Security Force's (CISF) canine unit. The four Labradors will now be trained to become... Read More

Cong sarpanch among 21 booked for murder bid

SRINAGAR, April 20 -- Police on Thursday booked 21 persons, including a Congress sarpanch, for allegedly opening fire over digging of a water channel at Kotla Doom vil- lage under the Rajasansi polic... Read More


SRINAGAR, April 20 -- The rainfall across Haryana accompanied by storm at some places badly hit the wheat crop. Experts pegged the damage to the crop at about 10%. Though the agriculture department of... Read More

Three held for beheading teen girl in Bathinda

SRINAGAR, April 20 -- Police on Thursday arrested three persons, including a woman, for allegedly beheading a girl and throwing her naked body on railway tracks at Jodhpur Romana village on Tuesday.Th... Read More

2 clerks face suspension for denying incentive to pregnant women

SRINAGAR, April 20 -- Deputy commissioner Chander Gaind has asked the Ferozepur civil surgeon to order suspension of two clerks of the health department for not providing incentive of the central gove... Read More

Wheat yield: Farmers worried as agri dept keeps fingers crossed

SRINAGAR, April 20 -- Sporadic rainfall accompanied by strong winds across Punjab for two consecutive days has left the farmers worried as it has put a dampener on the state agriculture department's e... Read More

Probe ordered into Shruti Choudhry's elephant ride during poll campaign

SRINAGAR, April 20 -- An inquiry has been ini- tiated against Congress nominee from Bhiwani-Mahendragarh constituency, Shruti Choudhry, for riding an elephant for cam- paigning in Narnaul on Thurs- da... Read More

Over 100 bikers to motivate Himachal voters

SRINAGAR, April 20 -- Over 100 bikers, from six countries and 15 Indian cities, will motivate voters in Himachal Pradesh on ways to strengthen democracy during the two-day MTB Himalaya's 110km cycling... Read More

ABVP protests ban on wearing political badges on varsity campus

SRINAGAR, April 20 -- Akhil Bharatiya Vidyar- thi Parishad (ABVP) on Thurs- day protested against the Hima- chal Pradesh University administration for imposing restrictions on wearing badges of studen... Read More

INLD fields Arjun Chautala from K'shetra, names 2 more nominees

SRINAGAR, April 20 -- Arjun Chau-tala, the younger son of Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader Abhay Chautala, was declared on Friday as party's candidate for the Kurukshetra Lok Sabha seat for the c... Read More