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Property dispute case: HC raps Jalandhar cops for abusing power

February 28, 2021 9:15 am

Strongly condemning police action, the court also said that the petitioner will be entitled to cost of Rs 1 lakh to be paid by the Commissioner of Police, Jalandhar, by way of a demand draft, for unnecessarily being dragged into litigation.

Punjab: Six-year-old 'raped and killed' by distant relative

January 03, 2021 9:59 pm

On Saturday, sources said, the accused took the girl along with him on the pretext of getting some sweets for her and then he raped and strangled her.

Explained: How Irish freedom movement resonated in rebellion in Punjab

November 04, 2020 7:46 pm

Here is a look at the momentous events which took place in June and July 1920 and culminated in the execution of an Irish soldier, Private James Daly, making him a symbol of Irish resistance against the British.

Sweets survive Partition: In Jalandhar or Gujranwala, they still taste the same

August 15, 2020 11:43 am

Mohammad Zafar, owner of Jalandhar Sweets, had migrated to Pakistan in 1947 and settled in Gujranwala. He started his business under the same name at Gujranwala.

Before taking his own life, youth records video accusing Cong MLA of injustice

July 01, 2020 1:24 pm

After the suicide by hanging came to light, SAD and BSP leaders protested and demanded a case against the Congress MLA.

‘Not slogans, give us better infra, level playing field to compete with China’

June 30, 2020 1:29 pm

Jalandhar’s sports industry — one of the largest in the country — is worth around Rs 1,700 crore, including Rs 400 crore export and Rs 1,300 crore domestic supply, out of which nearly Rs 300 crore worth finished goods and raw material comes from China.

Jalandhar’s Rs 1,700-crore sports goods industry bleeds

May 22, 2020 4:32 pm

Jalandhar’s sports industry, which is worth Rs 1,700 crore, including Rs 400 crore export and Rs 1,300 crore domestic supply, provides employment to around 60,000 to 70,000 people.

In migrant exodus, worry for Punjab paddy farmers: ‘our fields may stay barren’

May 21, 2020 11:31 am

In Punjab, around 28-29 lakh hectares area is expected to come under rice this season for which the state would need over 6 lakh labourers from UP and Bihar.

Bedridden migrant worker wheeled by kin to Jalandhar rly station, only to be ‘chased away’

May 19, 2020 11:26 am

Since they live 40 km away and have no means of transport, they went to a bus stop near the station, hoping to stay there.

‘A bureaucrat is like a third finger. If this finger is cut off, the hand becomes useless’

May 18, 2020 12:55 pm

In a video uploaded on his You Tube channel Jittega Punjab, Sidhu, said, “A bureaucrat is like a third finger in the hand. If this finger is cut off, the hand becomes useless.”