Punjab school teachers told to dress ‘decently’

Punjab school teachers told to dress ‘decently’

Punjab’s director for public instructions (DPI), secondary, has written to all district education officers (DEOs) and principals to ensure that teachers wear decent clothes to school. The motivation behind the orders is cited as complaints by parents of students about teachers, particularly women, wearing “provocative”, “glittery” and “fashionable” clothes. The order says in Punjabi: “Sarkari […]

Caught on Camera : Attack on Congress Leader

Caught on Camera : Attack on Congress Leader

The Mullanpur Dakha police arrested Youth Akali Dal (YAD) leader Jagwant Singh for assaulting Congress panchayat member Gurjit Singh and his friend Gulbagh Singh following verbal spat in at Issewal village. A case under Sections 307 (attempt to murder), 452 (house trespass after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful restraint), 427 (mischief causing damage to […]

Gangster Vicky Gounder Posts on FB regarding Banur Incident

Gangster Vicky Gounder Posts on FB regarding Banur Incident

A post on gangster Vicky Gounder’s Facebook page has gone viral in which he has accused Punjab Police of implicating him in Rs 1.33 crore in Banur heist and Rs 10 lakh loot from a bank in Muktsar. “I want to tell you all that I am not in any way involved in these two […]

Indian-American Doctor Shot Dead In Michigan

Indian-American Doctor Shot Dead In Michigan

A 32-year-old Indian-American doctor has been shot dead under mysterious circumstances in a car in the US state of Michigan.Rakesh Kumar, who worked in the Urology Department of the Henry Ford Hospital, was found dead on the passenger seat of a car in a rest area, some 90 miles out of Detroit, on late Thursday […]

Attack on AAP leader Gurpartap Singh in Batala

Attack on AAP leader Gurpartap Singh in Batala

Two men, who had their faces covered, allegedly fired five shots at AAP leader Gurpartap Singh Khushalpur’s car here late on Sunday following which the police deployed additional forces. Senior police officers of Batala police district, including SSP Deepak Hilori, rushed to the spot around midnight. The SSP said a case under Section 307 of […]

Shocking revelations by Sucha Singh Chhotepur on Kejriwal

Shocking revelations by Sucha Singh Chhotepur on Kejriwal

Sucha Singh Chhotepur, an independent-minded legislator in Punjab, left the Shiromani Akali Dal and joined AAP before the 2014 elections. AAP leaders say his oratory impressed Kejriwal, who heard him for the first time in Gurdaspur. When AAP lost two Assembly byelections, Kejriwal asked Chhotepur to keep the party afloat in Punjab. But, Chhotepur is […]

Kapil Mishra alleges Kejriwal of taking Rs 2 crore from Satyendra Jain

Kapil Mishra alleges Kejriwal of taking Rs 2 crore from Satyendra Jain

Former water resources minister and AAP leader Kapil Mishra on Sunday alleged he saw Health Minister Satyendra Jain give Rs 2 crore to party chief Arvind Kejriwal. “Parson maine Satyendra Jain ji ko Rs 2 crore Arvind Kejriwal ji ko dete huye dekha tha. Main poori raat so nahi paaya (Day before yesterday, I saw […]

Woman shoots husband thrice in car, chases him as he escapes to a bus

Woman shoots husband thrice in car, chases him as he escapes to a bus

A woman shot at her husband thrice in a car after they had a violent argument on the busy Hosur Road in Bengaluru on Friday afternoon. The victim survived after an emergency surgery in a hospital. Hamsa, 48, shot her husband Sairam, 53, thrice in the abdomen around 5 pm after the latter allegedly punched […]

Punjabi man murdered in US over cigarettes

Punjabi man murdered in US over cigarettes

In a suspected incident of hate crime, a 32-year-old Nadala resident was stabbed to death by unidentified persons outside a grocery store at Modesto city in California, United States, on Friday. The victim, Jagjeet Singh, was a staffer at the commercial establishment. A pall of gloom descended on Nadala on Saturday, after Jagjeet’s relatives learnt […]

NRIs Letter to Kejriwal against Bhagwant Mann

NRIs Letter to Kejriwal against Bhagwant Mann

In a huge embarrassment to the Aam Aadmi Party’s Sangrur MP Bhagwant Mann, who has been claiming to be popular among non-resident Indians (NRIs), 26 “prominent overseas faces” of the party have written to its national convener and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal against appointing Mann the Punjab convener. The letter sent by party volunteers […]