Punjab governor approves convening Assembly session

Chandigarh: Punjab Governor Banwarilal Purohit has approved the state government’s request to hold a special Assembly session on September 27, Speaker Kultar Singh Sandhwan said. Chief minister Bhagwant Singh Mann had sought the session days...

Comedian Raju Srivastava passes away at 58

Comedian Raju Srivastava passed away in Delhi. He was 58. He was admitted to AIIMS, Delhi on August 10, after he suffered a heart attack. Raju Srivastava was on ventilator support for 15 days, after which he regained consciousness. However,...

Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's "rashtrapatni" reference triggered a political firestorm both inside and outside Parliament with BJP going on the offensive to accuse Sonia Gandhi of masterminding the insult to President Droupadi Murmu and...

Amid the ongoing war against drugs waged by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, Punjab Police in last week arrested 508 drug smugglers/suppliers after registering 389 FIRs across the state. In addition to this, the police have also arrested 31 proclaimed...

Bhakna Kalan (Amritsar): Fifty-two days after the murder of singer-rapper Sidhu Moose Wala, a police team shot and killed two sharpshooters involved in the crime during a gunfight that raged for four-and-a-half hours at a village near Attari...

Fatehgarh Sahib (Punjab): The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) would hold conventions across India to highlight the “anti-farmer” policies of the union government and urge various organisations to unite under one platform, said Darshan Pal, a senior...



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