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Ekam Dhillon murder case: Neighbour’s CCTV footage shows Seerat dragging suitcase downstairs
Ekam Dhillon murder case: Neighbour’s CCTV footage shows Seerat dragging suitcase downstairs

Seerat, the prime accused in the case, was arrested on Sunday for shooting her husband dead at their residence in Phase III-A-1 of Mohali. She had surrendered to the police and confessed to her crime.

SYL issue: Haryana all-party delegation meets Rajnath Singh
SYL issue: Haryana all-party delegation meets Rajnath Singh

Indian National Lok Dal leaders also met Rajnath Singh, but dissociated themselves from the all-party delegation and submitted a separate memorandum to the home minister.

Ludhiana: Ahead of HC hearing, MC seals five more marriage palaces
Ludhiana: Ahead of HC hearing, MC seals five more marriage palaces

The action comes ahead of a hearing in Punjab and Haryana Court scheduled for March 28.

Punjab: Gurdaspur jail guards fire in the air as inmates go on rampage
Punjab: Gurdaspur jail guards fire in the air as inmates go on rampage

The Gurdaspur jail administration has asked police to register a case against the inmates for rioting, causing damage to public property and interfering in government duty among other offences.

Punjab: Varsity launches mobile app to answer queries of farmers on livestock
Punjab: Varsity launches mobile app to answer queries of farmers on livestock

The mobile app, ‘Precision of Dairy Farming’, has been developed by the Extension Education Department of the varsity to help dairy farmers get answers to their queries. The app is being made available in two languages- English and Punjabi.

In U-turn, Navjot Singh Sidhu drops demand for housing department
In U-turn, Navjot Singh Sidhu drops demand for housing department

Sidhu said he told CM Capt Amarinder Singh that all he wanted was coordination between the two departments

Punjab: AAP rejects ‘shabby’ office space in Assembly
Punjab: AAP rejects ‘shabby’ office space in Assembly

“The same small little room is supposed to have space for the leader of the opposition and for the party MLAs. We have registered our protest with the Speaker,” says
HS Poolka, Senior AAP leader

Amarinder Singh, Prakash Singh Badal in war of words over farm loan waiver
Amarinder Singh, Prakash Singh Badal in war of words over farm loan waiver

“The Badal father-son duo seems to be suffering from selective hearing and amnesia,” said Amarinder on Friday, reacting to the Badals’ allegation that he had “backtracked on his farm loan waiver promise”.

Punjab: Badals skip first day of new Assembly as MLAs take oath
Punjab: Badals skip first day of new Assembly as MLAs take oath

Former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal and his son and Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal were the only MLAs, who did not turn up to take oath.

Chandigarh: Will consider making Sec 22 no-vending zone, says Mayor
Chandigarh: Will consider making Sec 22 no-vending zone, says Mayor

A decision to declare Sector 17 as a no-vending zone has already been taken.

Will write to NGOs: Chandigarh Municipal Corporation urges residents to adopt stray dogs
Will write to NGOs: Chandigarh Municipal Corporation urges residents to adopt stray dogs

Any individual or NGO will have to intimate the office of medical officer of health of the municipal corporation before adopting a stray dog.

Ekam Dhillon murder case: Male friend’s SMS to Seerat triggered fight between couple, says Mohali cops
Ekam Dhillon murder case: Male friend’s SMS to Seerat triggered fight between couple, says Mohali cops

Seerat and Ekam’s son Gurniwas had also told the police that his parents fought on Saturday evening and he could heard them arguing over “a message on Seerat’s phone”.

Woman’s death in hallomajra: Nearly half the CCTVs on Chandigarh’s roads are not functional, rest can’t store footage back-up
Woman’s death in hallomajra: Nearly half the CCTVs on Chandigarh’s roads are not functional, rest can’t store footage back-up

Police failed to get any leads from CCTVs installed on the stretch that victim had travelled on in an autorickshaw

Kapurthala jail clash leaves inmates injured
Kapurthala jail clash leaves inmates injured

Some inmates claimed the attack had taken place at the behest of a reader of the jail superintendent but jail officials denied the allegations.

Punjab: With 13 political appointments in CMO, Amarinder Singh surpasses his predecessor
Punjab: With 13 political appointments in CMO, Amarinder Singh surpasses his predecessor

Former CM Badal had 7 advisers and 2 OSDs, Sukhbir had eight aides

Forced retirement of 3 cops: Ludhiana traffic police back to work, CP claims ‘most were drunk’ during meeting
Forced retirement of 3 cops: Ludhiana traffic police back to work, CP claims ‘most were drunk’ during meeting

On Thursday, almost 60 per cent of traffic police force was shuffled and shifted to other departments.

Will talk to Aruna Chaudhary about her husband’s interference, says Captain Amarinder Singh
Will talk to Aruna Chaudhary about her husband’s interference, says Captain Amarinder Singh

In response to a question during a television interview, the CM agreed such behaviour was not “proper” and “could not be condoned.”

Punjab to bring in Bill for appointing CPS
Punjab to bring in Bill for appointing CPS

Last year, HC had quashed these appointments calling them illegal

Punjab: Congress, SAD attack each other on Martyrdom Day
Punjab: Congress, SAD attack each other on Martyrdom Day

While Power Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh attacks SAD over drug menace, Sukhbir targets Congress for stopping development work and deceiving farmers

Punjab AAP leaders give function a miss
Punjab AAP leaders give function a miss

SAD, Cong ask why senior leaders of the main opposition party failed to turn up to pay homage to the three martyrs

Punjab: Govt school teachers mob education minister for transfers
Punjab: Govt school teachers mob education minister for transfers

In Punjab, it is still the unofficial sifaarish route that works if a teacher seeks a transfer.

Punjab: Minister, husband ‘share’ work at her secretariat office
Punjab: Minister, husband ‘share’ work at her secretariat office

The teacher said as a number of teachers had made a beeline of her office on Wednesday, her husband posted himself next to her and sat on a chair, smaller than the minister.

Hotelier pays ‘blood money’, saves 10 youths from Punjab on death row in UAE
Hotelier pays ‘blood money’, saves 10 youths from Punjab on death row in UAE

Were handed death term for murder of a Pakistani national after a brawl

Punjab and Haryana HC slaps Rs 25 Lac fine on HPSC
Punjab and Haryana HC slaps Rs 25 Lac fine on HPSC

Petitioner Kuldeep Nara had argued that though HPSC had advertised 15 posts, it changed the criteria after the screening test, which is not allowed as per law.

25 IAS officers shifted in Punjab reshuffle
25 IAS officers shifted in Punjab reshuffle

Anirudh Tewari, principal secretary, non-conventional energy, CEO, Punjab Bureau of Investments, has replaced Raj Kamal Chaudhary, principal secretary, industries and commerce, information technology.

Assistant district attorney and SI suspended in Haryana
Assistant district attorney and SI suspended in Haryana

An anganwadi supervisor was also suspended for dereliction of duty in Hisar district.

SYL CANAL: Oppn blasts Haryana govt for failing to fix meeting with PM Modi
SYL CANAL: Oppn blasts Haryana govt for failing to fix meeting with PM Modi

Haryana Congress Party leader Kiran Choudhry said the state government not being able to get an appointment with the PM shows how little concern the Centre and the state have for the people of Haryana

Compensate rape victim’s daughter: Punjab and Haryana HC
Compensate rape victim’s daughter: Punjab and Haryana HC

Directions were issued by Justice MMS Bedi when petitioner rape victim’s counsel Anil Malhotra submitted that the petitioner has to bear the expenses for her child.

Transport policy: HC orders Haryana to reply by April 4
Transport policy: HC orders Haryana to reply by April 4

Eight private transport societies of Haryana have sought quashing of the scheme published on February 17.

Punjab and Haryana HC to get more judges, after MoP nod by Centre
Punjab and Haryana HC to get more judges, after MoP nod by Centre

As of now, the HC has 46 judges and around 2.80 lakh cases are pending adjudication

Punjab: Security cover for former ministers, advisers and sitting MPs cut down sharply
Punjab: Security cover for former ministers, advisers and sitting MPs cut down sharply

Ex-ministers escorted by dozens of guards earlier will now have to be content with two or three

Yoga classes in schools: Need for more awareness, say officials in Chandigarh
Yoga classes in schools: Need for more awareness, say officials in Chandigarh

Sources said the public response in these camps has not picked up so far. Yoga classes are being held at 38 schools in Chandigarh, in the first phase of the initiative

Punjab: Court suspends licence of man caught drink-driving for third time
Punjab: Court suspends licence of man caught drink-driving for third time

The court of chief judicial magistrate, Akshdeep Mahajan, suspended the license of Manish for six months and asked him to stand in the court until theday’s proceedings ended.

Central Administrative Tribunal: Don’t promote superintending engineer until plea is decided, Chandigarh Administration told
Central Administrative Tribunal: Don’t promote superintending engineer until plea is decided, Chandigarh Administration told

Applicant Paramjit Karwal filed an application in which he sought promotion to the post of SE (Electrical) as the post has been lying vacant for two years.

Punjab: Contractor acquitted in cheque bounce case filed by former Mayor
Punjab: Contractor acquitted in cheque bounce case filed by former Mayor

The complaint was filed by the former Mayor Poonam Sharma.

Chandigarh: Two inspectors set to be promoted as DSPs
Chandigarh: Two inspectors set to be promoted as DSPs

Sources in the police headquarters, Sector 9, said the names of Hardit Singh and Umrao Singh were recommended by DGP Tajender Singh Luthra three months ago.