Raakhi Jagga


Woman in bank queue dies of ‘heart attack’ in Ludhiana
Fri, Dec 09, 2016

Rani had been visiting the bank for four days to get cash to shop for her daughter’s wedding in February.

Despite police cover, supporters reach ‘Sarbat Khalsa’ venue
Fri, Dec 09, 2016

The main speakers at the Sarbat Khalsa were Jaskaran Singh Kahan SinghWala, general secretary of SAD(A), Buta Singh President of SAD(1920), Purshottam Singh general secretary of United Akali Dal and Sukhdev Singh Joganand.

Denied ticket, SAD MLA calls meeting of ‘supporters’
Fri, Dec 09, 2016

Bhatti is a former Congress MLA and he had joined SAD after 2012 polls.

Demonetisation death: Woman dies of heart attack in queue in Ludhiana
Fri, Dec 09, 2016

Eyewitnesses said Asha Rani was pushed when she got her turn to withdraw cash.

‘Rebel’ SAD MP climbs down after vigilance raid on his college
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

The vigilance raids were conducted on a day when Ghubaya’s son Devinder Ghubaya and wife Krishna Rani were reportedly set to join Congress in the presence of its state unit chief Captain Amarinder Singh in New Delhi.

Sukhbir Singh Badal visits his constituency of Jalalabad, showers sops
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

Among the complaints Sukhbir got on Wednesday were about contaminated water supply and sewer problem in different wards, besides others.

Permission denied for Sarbat Khalsa, Badal cites law and order concerns
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

Like Daduwal, United Akali Dal president Mohkam Singh, one of the organisers of last year’s Sarbat Khalsa trashed the apprehensions about law and order.

Bathinda dancer’s murder: Orchestra groups take out march
Wed, Dec 07, 2016

Meanwhile, one of the suspects, Lucky Goyal, son of former SAD councillor Vijay Goyal, was arrested Monday while his friend Sanjay Goyal, also a suspect, was arrested Sunday night.

Eight arrested ahead of proposed ‘Sarbat Khalsa’
Wed, Dec 07, 2016

Baljeet Singh Daduwal, Jathedar of Takht Damdama Sahib as declared in previous Sarbat Khalsa, said

Bathinda shooting: Four held for dancer’s murder
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

On Saturday night, while Kulwinder kaur was performing on stage, Lucky used a 0.32 revolver to fire in the air, killing the dancer on the spot.

It’s a fight between amir, zameer, says Bhagwant Mann
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

Mann was addressing a rally in support of AAP’s Faridkot candidate Gurdit Singh Sekhon in Faridkot on Sunday.

Dancer shot dead in Punjab
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

Police have recovered a 0.32 bore revolver and 0.12 gun belonging to Sanjay Goyal from the venue.

Day after arrest: OBC bank manager, cashier get bail
Sat, Dec 03, 2016

One complainant Parveen Kumar alleged that the manager was exchanging money of influential people and not giving any to people standing in queue.

Ludhiana: Robbers loot Rs 7 lakh from Punjab and Sind Bank branch in Fazilka
Sat, Dec 03, 2016

There were no CCTV cameras installed inside the bank at the time of the incident and hence the robbers could not be identified.

Punjab: Bank manager, head cashier held for fraud
Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Munish Bharti, the bank manager, and Gaurav Kumar, the head cashier, have been booked under section 420 of the IPC on the complaint of one Parveen Kumar.

Demonetisation: Bicycle industry workers stage protest, say work stalled due to cash crunch
Thu, Dec 01, 2016

They opined that they were not able to get even Rs 20,000 per week from their cash credit accounts and hence it was becoming impossible to run businesses.

Punjab State Education Board new appointments: Deposit 3 months’ salary before joining regular jobs, SSA teachers told
Wed, Nov 30, 2016

With many preferring a regular job over a contractual one under the SSA-RMSA over 1,000 teachers have deposited their money have even joined at lesser salaries in PSEB.

Nabha jailbreak: Arrest him soon, says Vicky Gounder’s mother
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

As per police records, there are 6 cases against Gounder. In 2013, he was booked for a highway robbery in Hanumangarh district of Rajasthan.

Nabha jailbreak: Vijay Gounder, a star sportsman disowned by family
Mon, Nov 28, 2016

Popular as highway robber, 27-year-old Harjinder Singh Bhullar alias Vicky Gounder was arrested in December 2015 by Tarn Taran police as one of the accused in the murder of gangster Sukha Kahlwan. Lodged in Ropar jail earlier, he was shifted to Nabha jail following a clash. Gounder had even celebrated the murder of gangster Jaswinder Singh […]

Cash crunch hits cycle hub: no sales, production slashed, workers leave
Sat, Nov 26, 2016

Old inventories of small ancillary units have been exhausted, and they are yet to be paid for previous orders.

Punjab rally: Won’t give a drop from state’s rivers to Pakistan, says PM Modi
Sat, Nov 26, 2016

Referring to the stikes on terror camps in PoK by the Indian forces, PM Modi said, “The echo of the surgical strike can still be heard in Pakistan and the matter is still alive there.”

PM Modi takes on demonetisation critics: They sulk because we didn’t give them time to clean up
Sat, Nov 26, 2016

In remarks that incensed the Opposition, the Prime Minister said “had they been given even 72 hours to prepare, then they would have said there is nobody like Modi”.

Woman shouts slogan against PM Modi at Bhatinda rally; cop says minister abused him
Sat, Nov 26, 2016

She shouted "yeh sab jhoot hai", as Modi was was speaking about how transitioning towards a cashless economy would benefit the poor.

Stage set for PM Modi rally in Bathinda today
Fri, Nov 25, 2016

After becoming the PM, this is Modi’s first visit to Bathinda, where he had earlier addressed a rally for Harsimrat Badal during the 2014 Lok Sabha polls campaign.

Pitted against AAP’s Bhagwant Mann, Sukhbir Singh Badal rushes to constituency with sops
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

Sukhbir also announced that the eligible families from the Jalalabad constituency who did not have a gas connection would get the same in 10 days.

If needed, we can even lie down at PM’s feet for Punjab: Arvind Kejriwal
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

Even if something is not done, we will struggle and fight out and will ask him “sadda haq. aithe rakh". said Kejriwal.

Demonetisation: Wheat farmers have no cash for fertilisers, pesticides or labour
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

Allowing use of Rs 500 notes for purchase of seed does not address other bigger expenses paid out of cash.

Bains brothers’ double standards exposed: SAD candidate
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

Once staunch critics of Arvind Kejriwal now his supporters. They cheat voters for personal gains: Gabria.

AAP releases ‘Swiss bank’ details of Punjab Congress chief Amarinder’s family
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal went on to dare Captain Amarinder to file a defamation suit against him if the information was wrong.

AAP rally in Punjab: Probe Captain Amarinder Singh’s Swiss accounts, says Arvind Kejriwal
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

AAP National Convener Arvind Kejriwal dared Amarinder to file a defamation suit against him if the information was wrong.

Bhagwant Mann to take on CM Sukhbir, invites state Congress chief to ‘triangular contest’
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

"Bhagwant Mann will be fielded against wherever Sukhbir will file his nomination papers. Let he also take this popularity test,” AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal said.

Will reveal Captain Amarinder Singh Swiss account information, says Arvind Kejriwal
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

“I have Swiss bank account details of Capt Amarinder and his family. I will make them public tomorrow,” he said on Sunday at a rally in Jalalabad.

Punjab: Arvind Kejriwal checks in today
Sun, Nov 20, 2016

Every day, Kejriwal will be addressing two rallies on an average, except for November 20 when he will only address the rally in Jalalabad.

Cash Crisis: Congress, AAP see campaign opportunities in bank queues
Fri, Nov 18, 2016

Right from standing in queues at banks to withdraw money to serving tea, coffee, water to filling forms, workers of almost all parties are leaving nothing to chance.

Cash crunch in Ludhiana: Vegetable prices crash
Thu, Nov 17, 2016

The worst hit are farmers who have to sell the produce at dirt cheap prices as there is no point stocking perishable vegetables.

Demonetisation: Industrialists in Punjab rush to open salary accounts for staff
Wed, Nov 16, 2016

Industry sources said a number of units immediately paid advance salaries ranging from three to six months to get rid of the cash lying with the owners.