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West Bengal: School teacher quits after backlash over FB post on Pulwama attack

Chitradeep Som, a 36-year-old history teacher, said the school forced him to quit for his February 15 post, questioning the logic behind hailing the jawans as martyrs "as they were just doing their duty".

Gujarat: Turn nationalistic wave into votes, says BJP leader

Speaking at the party’s booth-level meeting in Vadodara city, Pandya said, “The attack that happened in Jammu & Kashmir....you must have seen the visuals. Keeping all differences aside, people have come together with a sentiment of nationalism."

Bhubaneswar: Panic after leopard spotted near city airport

According to the locals, the leopard scaled the boundary wall and entered the premises of the commercial establishment Sunday night.

Punjab Budget: Rs 12,236 crore for education

Compared to 2017-18 budget when the focus was on school education and government schools, this year thrust has been on higher education with budgetary allocations for 10 new degree colleges across the state.

Nashik to Mumbai farmers march: Police detain participants ahead of second ‘Long March’

Maharashtra protest today: The Dhule Police detained leaders of the Satyashodhak Shetkari Sabha from Dahiwel this morning as they were preparing to head to Nashik to take part in the march.

Punjab: Court issues bailable warrant against probe officer for skipping hearing

Inspector Zahid Parvez Khan was probing the case of a 5-year-old girl whose throat was slit in public view, allegedly by a neighbour at Sanjay Colony, Industrial Area Phase 1, on February 25, 2018.

Haryana government names new DGP: ’88-batch Manoj Yadava

In September 2018, the Haryana government had promoted Manoj Yadava, who was then holding the rank of ADGP, to the DGP rank.

Once an addict for thirteen years, Chandigarh dentist helps others give up drugs

Dr Rampal, who belongs to Amritsar, said he wanted to run a rehabilitation centre for the patients, where they will not have to live in fear. Rampal himself has been a drug addict for 13 years.

Author of 6 books, MBA, law grad, IPS officer: Meet the face of sacrilege SIT

1998-batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Kunwar Vijay Pratap Singh manages a prolific website about him kunwar.net, which he keeps updating with his latest public photos, blogs and write-ups.

Chandigarh court issues bailable warrant against probe officer for skipping hearing in murder case

After the crime, the accused — identified as Kamlesh, had been nabbed by the public who handed him over to police. A case of murder was lodged against him on the basis of a complaint filed by the minor’s father.

Missing from Punjab budget: the crop diversification push

According to the budget provisions declared on Monday, ”Agriculture experts recommend that the state, therefore, needs to give a special emphasis to improve the sustainability of its agriculture and to diversify the cropping pattern."

Punjab Budget: After missing revenue receipts target, Manpreet Badal lowers the bar for next fiscal

State received only Rs 13,936 cr as GST against estimated Rs 21,440 cr; its own tax revenue stood lower than expected