An 18-year-old girl,pursuing an air hostess course,alleged sexual harassment against the owner of the institute on Wednesday.
Mukesh Lakhanpal had claimed that three highway robbers had killed his partner Satvinder,when she resisted.
To curb crime against women,the Jind police on Wednesday started a helpline for women,which will be functional round-the-clock.
Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala today came out in support of the suggestion given by Khap panchayat leaders that marriageable age limit of girls should be reduced to curb incidents of rape.
The Trinamool Congress has decided to field as many candidates as possible in the election to the 68-seat Himachal Pradesh Assembly on November 4.
Traffic came to a standstill for close to two hours on the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway near Ambience Mall as residents living near the shopping arcade blocked vehicles on Wednesday morning.
They had even issued a press release on Tuesday stating that Jinda and Sukhas relatives had been honoured with siropas; SGPC secretary Dalmegh Singh denied this on Wednesday,claiming that they had not honoured the kin
The BJP on Wednesday released its final list of 12 candidates for the November 4 Himachal Assembly polls.
British national Jaswant Singh Azad,who was arrested by the Jalandhar district police on September 30,for allegedly funding former terror outfits and forming sleeper cells,has told police that money was being collected in the UK for Mission Khalistan.
With the Centre allowing the export of basmati,rice shellers are eagerly waiting for different varieties while a few early birds are making good profits as compared to last year,when there were huge losses.
With rice sheller owners refusing to lift procured paddy,by next week,mandis across the state will be flooded with harvested grain.
Even as the number of diarrhoea cases in Moga rose to 91 on Tuesday,the district health department confirmed that at least two of the patients are suffering from cholera.
That there is a larger network at play in the alleged illegal selection of medical officers in 2008-09 by the Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC),lawyer Anupam Gupta on Wednesday opposed the demand to hold a fresh probe by a retired high court or Supreme Court judge.
We will give our views on how to make party strong in the state,says Bhattal
Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday visited Amritsar to meet leaders and get a lowdown on the reasons behind the partys defeat in the January 30 Assembly polls and chalk out a roadmap for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Punjab government on a public interest litigation (PIL) challenging the donation of Rs 1 crore made by Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal to Lawrence School,Sanawar.
Articles made of gold,silver and diamonds worth Rs five crore,offered by devotees at the Sai Baba shrine here,would be auctioned in three phases starting October 18,a shrine official said today.
These assembly polls will be the first after the Delimitation Commission submitted its report to the President.
Sources in Jalandhar police claimed that during interrogation,Azad disclosed names of nearly a dozen other British nationals,who are directly or indirectly involved in militant activities.
In a major relief to industrial plot holders in Jalandhar,Industries and Commerce Minister Anil Joshi on Monday slashed the recovery of enhanced land cost from Rs 323 per square yard to Rs 98 per square yard.
In what is considered to be biggest ever haul of heroin,the customs department on Monday seized 105 kg heroin,packed in four bags) worth more than Rs 525 crore in international market from a Pakistan goods train carrying cement bags.
In the wake of reports of some pro-Khalistan extremist groups trying to revive militancy in Punjab,Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde,on Monday said, There are some instances and we will deal with them firmly.
A day after Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde asked Punjab government to introspect before taking a decision on Operation Bluestar memorial,Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia termed the statement as unfortunate and added that former has not been properly briefed about the project.
Its mandate is to execute public-private partnership projects under Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badals watch.
Though Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal had recently claimed that no case of terror has been reported in the state,the number of cases registered by the Punjab Police in the recent past against militants and their arrests narrate a different picture.