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New jolt to AAP: Punjab MLA quits party (Lead)

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

In a fresh jolt to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Punjab, yet another MLA, this time Baldev Singh, resigned from the party's primary membership on Wednesday, citing "autocratic functioning", "double sta

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Congress legislator suspended from party

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 5:45:04 PM IST

Punjab Congress legislator Kulbir Singh Zira was on Wednesday suspended from the party's membership on charges of indiscipline, Punjab Congress President and Member of Parliament Sunil Kumar Jakhar sa

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Punjab AAP legislator quits from party's primary membership

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:05 AM IST

Another Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator from Punjab, Baldev Singh, on Wednesday resigned from the primary membership of the party, citing "autocratic functioning", "double standards" and giving up th

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Jind bypoll fires up Haryana politics

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 1:45:05 PM IST

It could have been just another routine by-election but the Jind assembly seat in Haryana has turned into a political battlefield for all major parties to test the waters on which way the wind is goin

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Punjab CM seeks waiver of passport condition for Kartarpur visit

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday sought waiver of the passport condition for pilgrims to pay obeisance at Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan on the 550th birth anniversary celebratio

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Over 3 lakh drug addicts treated in Punjab in 2018: Police

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 6:45:04 PM IST

Over three lakh drug addicts were treated in Punjab in 2018 and more than 63,000 people are currently being treated, out of which 25,000 are heroin addicts, a top police official said on Tuesday.

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AAP's implosion erodes party, leadership base in Punjab (News Analysis)

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 3:15:33 PM IST

The recent exit of politically outspoken leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) fold in Punjab, at a time when general elections are around the corner, has raised a question mark o

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India-Myanmar begin Army exercise for UN peacekeeping

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 6:45:04 PM IST

The second India-Myanmar bilateral Army exercise 'IMBEX 2018-19' commenced at Chandimandir military station near here on Monday, a Defence Ministry spokesman said here.

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Wave Estate invests Rs 200 cr to bring affordable housing in Mohali

Chandigarh/Mohali |Monday, 2019 6:15:04 PM IST

After 100 per cent sale out of Dream Homes at Wave City in Ghaziabad, Wave Infratech on Monday said it has invested Rs 200 crore to bring the same economical housing under Wave Estate for the real est

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Devotees throng gurdwaras to mark Guru Gobind Singh's birth anniversary

Chandigarh |Sunday, 2019 9:45:04 AM IST

Thousands of devotees thronged gurdwaras across Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Chandigarh, Patna and other places across the country on Sunday to offer prayers on the occasion of 352nd birth anniv

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Ram Rahim convicted in journalist's murder case (Second Lead)

Chandigarh |Friday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST

A special CBI court in Haryana's Panchkula town on Friday convicted Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh for the murder of Sirsa-based journalist Ram Chander Chhatrapati.

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Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted for journalist's murder, sentencing on Jan 17 (Roundup)

Chandigarh |Friday, 2019 7:15:04 PM IST

Holding him guilty of conspiracy to murder, a special CBI court in Haryana's Panchkula town on Friday convicted Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh for the murder of journalist Ram Cha

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