Punjab

Stop infighting or face dismissal:  Capt  to police Officer

Stop infighting or face dismissal: Capt to police Officer

In a severe reprimand to Punjab Police top brass in the wake of their internal fight going public, chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh warned the officers to “stop right now” or face dismissal.However, with praises for the force chief, director general of police (DGP) Suresh Arora, the CM also made it clear where he stands […]

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Jail Navjot Sidhu, Capt Government Tells Supreme Court

Jail Navjot Sidhu, Capt Government Tells Supreme Court

Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu should serve three years in jail as ordered by a court, his own government said today, urging the Supreme Court to confirm his conviction in a road rage case of 1988. Mr Sidhu had allegedly hit a 65-year-old man, Gurnam Singh, on the head during an argument on a road […]

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Pregnant  singer shot dead during performance

Pregnant singer shot dead during performance

A pregnant singer was shot dead while performing at a wedding in Southern Pakistan.Samina Sindhu, a local folk singer was shot dead Tuesday night in a village near Larkana. According to reports, Tariq Jatoi shot Sindhu after she refused to dance during her performance.Sidhu was taken to a nearby hospital where she was pronounced dead […]

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Senior Punjab Police Officials Caught Trying To Fix Cases

Senior Punjab Police Officials Caught Trying To Fix Cases

Raj Jit Hundal is the officer who physically tortured and tried to frame innocent British citizen Jagtar (Jaggi) Johal with the support of DGP Suresh Arora. The two have now linked up again with Dinkar Gupta to frame DGP Siddharth Chattopadhyaya. If a DGP can frame another DGP of Punjab police then what chance does […]

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Credit war as flight from P’kot resumes

Credit war as flight from P’kot resumes

Domestic flights resumed from Pathankot airport after a gap of around seven years, with an Alliance Air flight landing here on Thursday. The 70-seater airbus, which took off from Delhi at 10 am, landed here at around 11am. The flight was received here by Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh. The flight will shuttle between Delhi […]

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Punjab Drugs Case : DGP vs DGPs in Court

Punjab Drugs Case : DGP vs DGPs in Court

The divide in the top brass of the Punjab Police came out in open on Friday when names of two of its seniormost officers, both DGP-rank officers, were taken by another DGP in the Punjab and Haryana High Court in connection with a drug trafficking case. The HC today stayed proceedings against DGP (HRD) Siddharth […]

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2 booked for raping former MLA’s daughter

2 booked for raping former MLA’s daughter

The Joga police in Mansa on Tuesday registered a case against a father-son duo for allegedly raping a minor daughter of a former legislator. The MLA, who had been elected in 1992, had passed away in November last year after a brief illness. Joga SHO Jasvir Singh stated that a case under Section 376 of […]

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Bharat bandh: Violence in Ferozepur

Bharat bandh: Violence in Ferozepur

Four people were killed and scores were injured in parts of Madhya Pradesh as Dalit groups clashed with the police to protest a Supreme Court order which allegedly dilutes a law protecting their rights. Protesters were seen forcing owners to close shops. In Kapurthala, some violence was witnessed as protesters vandalised motorcycles stationed outside a […]

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Bharat bandh  UPDATES: Protest against Modi In Jalandhar

Bharat bandh UPDATES: Protest against Modi In Jalandhar

In the wake of Dalit organisations’ call for a nationwide strike (Bharath bandh) in protest against the alleged dilution of SC\ST Atrocities Act, the government is likely to move a review petition in the Supreme Court today. Meanwhile, the situation remains tense in Punjab, where all business establishments and educational institutions will remain closed. The […]

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Bharat bandh live: Protests turn violent at various places

Bharat bandh live: Protests turn violent at various places

Several Dalit organisations have called for a ‘bandh’ on Monday expressing concerns over the alleged “dilution” of SCs/STs (Prevention of Atrocities) Act 1989. In addition, the Union Government filed a review petition before the Supreme Court, challenging its order banning automatic arrest and registration of cases for alleged harassment of SCs and STs.Hundreds of protesters […]

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