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Updated on Nov 07, 2023 06:28 AM IST
The community’s call for action includes a commitment from women, students from schools, colleges and universities, who will participate in the demonstrations
The accused, a resident of Indira Colony, Ludhiana, after being chased by the minor’s kin, dropped head on the roadside and fled the spot
Ludhiana MC would be installing hoarding/posters in different parts of the city to sensitise the residents regarding air/water pollution and its ill-effects as part of the Green Diwali campaign
Police said that the engineer, who is now believed to be one of the masterminds of the scam, also made several trips to Dubai and was trained there
Residents of Bahadur Ke village are struggling with overflowing sewers and poor road conditions. Their complaints have been ignored for years, with road re-carpeting work being halted due to a change in government. Residents are concerned about the risk of accidents and the foul odor from the sewerage water. The accumulation of waste mixed with sewerage water has also become a breeding ground for mosquitoes and flies. The village sarpanch has requested funds from the area legislator and member of Parliament for the installation of new sewerage pipes.
Updated on Nov 07, 2023 05:16 AM IST
, LudhianaSukhpreet Singh
Latest development brings the number of arrests in the in ₹2,000 crore food grain transportation scam up to 13
Residents of a city are dealing with deteriorating air quality as pollution levels remain in the "poor" category, impacting the health of residents with respiratory, ear, nose, and throat conditions. The pollution is causing an increase in respiratory ailments, sinusitis, eye infections, and skin rashes.
Updated on Nov 07, 2023 05:10 AM IST
, LudhianaDinkle Popli
Victim has been working as a priest in the Ludhiama’s Manji Sahib gurdwara for the past 18 years; the trio stopped him when he was headed to the holy sarovar and attacked him with a sword
The HC bench of justice GS Sandhawalia and justice Harpreet Kaur Jeewan passed the order during the resumed hearing of a suo motu plea in which it is monitoring probes and trials in criminal cases against MPs and MLAs.
Jatinder Singh, a former secretary general of the Sikh Council UK, had spoken out last week after a security guard at Birmingham Crown Court reportedly denied him re-entry to the court with his kirpan – one of his five articles of faith as an Amritdhari Sikh.
Published on Nov 06, 2023 10:56 PM IST
, LondonPress Trust of India
Former DGP has challenged appointment of Gaurav Yadav as state police chief after AAP government took charge in March 2022 and sought his reinstatement, saying he was appointed to the post for a minimum of two years by the governor in January 2022; next hearing on December 15
Finance minister Harpal Cheema said under the one-time settlement, a lump sum tax of up to ₹1 lakh has been waived, benefiting 39,787 traders; common state cadre of all patwaris and kanungos gets nod
Aam Aadmi Party MLA Jaswant Singh Gajjanmajra, who is accused of ₹41-crore bank fraud, had evaded four ED summons; to be produced in Mohali court
Second major accident in Moga after four members of a wedding party, including the bridegroom, were killed when a car rammed into a truck on the Ferozepur-Ludhiana highway on Sunday.
On Sunday, the AQI of NCR cities, such as Faridabad, Fatehabad, Gurugram, Hisar, Jind and Kaithal, was in the severe category.
Posting matter for hearing on November 10, apex court observes “soul-searching by both sides needed”; observes governors must know they are not elected representatives, questions AAP govt’s manner of convening Vidhan Sabha session.
Updated on Nov 06, 2023 01:01 PM IST
A senior officer of Haryana, who is dealing with the project said, “We had written to the Union ministry in August but have so far not got any reply from the ministry
Light-motor vehicles such as cars, taxis and vans caused the highest number of fatalities as these were behind 75 of the total 83 road deaths recorded in the year in Chandigarh
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The child, Prince, was struck by the car, a Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire, around 11 am on Thursday. Renu had fled the spot after the incident but was captured in a nearby CCTV camera
Lal, a labourer and local resident, told police that on October 31, an unidentified man was trying to cross the busy road when a rashly driven car, failing to control speed, hit the victim before fleeing the spot
These small gestures we as soldiers indulge in may appear trivial, but they leave a lasting impact. It is this sense of belonging that differentiates soldiering from other professions.
Updated on Nov 06, 2023 08:24 AM IST
Led by Arman Singh Virk, Yadawindra Public School, Mohali, won an inter-school junior golf tournament held at the Mohali Golf Range
Deputy superintendent of police Amit Kumar Bhatia, who heads a five-member Special Investigation Team probing the case, said that the accused principal was produced before a court in Haryana’s Narwana, which sent him to two-day police remand.
Updated on Nov 06, 2023 08:20 AM IST
, RohtakSunil Rahar
Haryana CM Khattar was responding to media queries on state agriculture minister JP Dalal blaming Punjab for the smoky conditions in Haryana, on the sidelines of his Jan Samvad programme in Karnal.The minister on Saturday had slammed the Bhagwant Mann-led Punjab government over the number of stubble-burning cases in that state.
Haryana CM Khattar ordered this to officials during a Jan Samvad at Uchana village in the city. The CM also heard complaints at Jan Samvad in Sector 13, Ratangarh and Ram Nagar areas of the town.He made the announcement while addressing the concerns of villagers from Ratangarh and said that the bus services will commence from Monday itself.
Leader of Opposition Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday announced to abolish e-tendering system, right to recall and provisions given to MLAs in panchayats development, if Congress is voted to power in the next year’s polls in Haryana.
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) considered itself a party of non-Jats and Congress termed it a party of Jats in Haryana. Addressing party workers here, Kejriwal said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) does not believe in caste and religion politics, and it is a party of all communities.
Updated on Nov 06, 2023 08:12 AM IST
, RohtakSunil Rahar
Man reportedly ended his life after killing his two children at a village in Jhajjar’s Bahadurgarh on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday, said police. The deceased was working as a bus driver in Delhi. According to police, he first hanged both his children, daughter aged 13 and son, 11, and then hanged himself at his house.
A day after nine farmers and activists of the Bhartiya Kisan Union (Sidhupur) were booked on chief minister Bhgawant Mann’s directions after villagers forced an official on duty to burn paddy stubble, the Bathinda police have not made any arrest
Updated on Nov 06, 2023 07:50 AM IST