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  • After Moga, another girl molested on board a bus in Khanna in Punjab 3 hours 0 minutes ago

    Khanna: Days after the horrific molestation and death case in Moga, yet another case of molestation aboard a bus has surfaced in Khanna in Punjab. The victim has claimed that she approached the driver and bus conductor to take action against the accused but shockingly, the driver reportedly slowed down...
  • Moga murder case: Victim's father accepts compensation, braveheart cremated 15 hours 8 minutes ago

    Moga: Ending a four-day protest that had embarrassed the ruling Badal family, the father of the girl molested and pushed to death from a moving bus on accepted the Punjab government's offer of compensation and a job and also agreed for the post-mortem and cremation of the body. The body of...
  • Moga murder case: Orbit bus company to pay Rs 24 lakh compensation to Victim's family 16 hours 0 minutes ago

    In the latest development in the row over the death of a minor in Moga in Punjab who was thrown off a bus for resisting molestation, the compensation of Rs. 24 lakh promised to the family by the Punjab government will be borne by the transport company Orbit. The compensation...
  • Moga bus horror: Breaveheart's father accepts compensation from Punjab government 16 hours 6 minutes ago

    The father of 13-year-old girl who was molested and pushed to death from a moving bus on Sunday accepted the Punjab government's offer of compensation and a job and also agreed for the post-mortem and cremation of the body. ...
  • Moga murder case: Victim's father agrees for post mortem; accepts Rs 20 lakh compensation 18 hours 13 minutes ago

    Moga: Ending a four-day deadlock, father of the girl who was molested and pushed to death from a moving bus on Sunday agreed to conducting of post-mortem and cremation of the body besides accepting the offer of compensation and a government job. The development came while an under-attack Punjab Chief...
  • Resign or wind up all businesses: Congress to Punjab Chief Minister 20 hours 0 minutes ago

    Chandigarh: Citing conflict of interest, Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Sunday said Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal should either resign or shut down his transport and other businesses, days after death of a girl after being shoved off from a bus owned by the ruling family. The Congress' Deputy Leader in...
  • Moga murder case: Victim's father accepts compensation, says ready to cremate the body 20 hours 59 minutes ago

    The father of a 14-year-old girl, who was molested and then thrown off a moving bus on Wednesday in Moga district of Punjab, has accepted the state government's compensation offer on Sunday. He also said that he will soon cremate his daughter's body. The girl's body has been kept at...
  • Moga incident: CCTV footage that shows the Orbit bus driving rashly 22 hours 8 minutes ago

    The Punjab Haryana High Court has taken suo moto notice of the Moga case. CNN-IBN has accessed CCTV footage of the same bus driving rashly on a state highway. The bus can be seen suddenly changing lanes to avoid a head on collision with a tractor. ...
  • Moga incident: Badals are accountable, they need to ensure justice, says Congress 22 hours 41 minutes ago

    President of Punjab Youth Congress Vikramjit Singh Chaudhury said that he had called for a protest infront of the main office of Orbit Bus Services. "I was asked by my leadership to call off that protest since the Badals have grounded their buses, but this is not a justification for...
  • Moga incident: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal pulls Orbit buses off roads Yesterday

    Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Saturday pulled buses run by Orbit Aviation off the roads, after massive protests over the death of a 14-year-old who was molested and then thrown off a moving bus on Wednesday. The victim's family is refusing to cremate the body till the...
  • Moga incident: Sukhbir Singh Badal pulls Orbit buses off roads Yesterday

    Moga: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Saturday pulled buses run by Orbit Aviation off the roads, after massive protests over the death of a 14-year-old who was molested and then thrown off a moving bus on Wednesday. Mr Badal has asked the company to send the bus operating...
  • Punjab Minister kicks up controversy, calls death of Moga molestation victim god's will 2 days ago

    Chandigarh: Punjab Education Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal leader Surjit Singh Rakhra kicked up a controversy by saying that the death of a 14-year-old girl in Moga who fought a group of molesters in a bus is god's will. The minor girl died after she and her mother were thrown...
  • Moga molestation: Sukhbir Badal finally admits to owning bus company 2 days ago

    Chandigarh: Silent for nearly two days after a teenaged girl was killed after being thrown out of a bus owned by him, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday finally admitted that the bus service was run by his company. According to reports, the victim's family was refusing to...
  • Moga: Forced to sign blank papers by police, local politicians, alleges victim's father 2 days ago

    Moga: Two days after a 14-year-old girl died after she and her mother were thrown off a moving bus for resisting molestation, the victim's father alleged on Friday that he was forced to sign blank papers by police and some local politicians. Four people have been arrested for molesting the...
  • Punjab Police reveals Moga gangrape survivor's name, claims she lied 2 days ago

    Moga: The Punjab Police on Friday revealed the name of Moga gangrape survivor and even claimed that the girl was lying. A 23-year-old girl alleged that eight men gangraped her on Tuesday when she went to her friend's house with a male friend. Inspector General of Punjab Police PS Umramangal...
  • After molestation-death of a minor, eight men gangrape 23-year-old girl in Moga 3 days ago

    Moga: Punjab's Moga is yet again in news for the wrong reasons. In a shameful incident on Tuesday, eight men gangraped a 23-year-old girl even as the city is yet to come to terms with the tragic death of a teenager who died after she was thrown off a bus...
  • Centre seeks report from Punjab government on Moga incident 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday sought a report from the Punjab government on the death of a teenage girl after she was allegedly molested and thrown off a moving bus. "We have sought a report from the state government on the incident and the report is expected at anytime," a...
  • Punjab molestation: Delhi Commission for Women chief advocates for fast-track court 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Expressing shock over the death of a teenage girl who was allegedly molested and thrown off a moving bus in Punjab, Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Bharka Shukla on Thursday urged the government to set up fast-track court to ensure speedy justice. "Government should set up fast-track courts for...
  • Punjab CM Badal condemns Moga molestation-death case, admits the bus belonged to his company 4 days ago

    Moga: Condemning the Moga molestation case, Punjab chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal admitted that the bus belonged to a company owned by his family. However, he assured that the accused will be brought to book. Congress held a protest in Moga and demanded a discussion on the case in Lok...
  • Punjab: 14-year-old girl thrown off a bus in Moga by eve teasers, dies 4 days ago

    Moga: In yet another incident of shame, a 14-year-old girl was thrown out off a bus by eve teasers in Moga in Punjab. While the girl has succumbed to her injuries, her mother, who also accompanied her, is admitted in hospital. The teenager, her mother and younger brother boarded a private...
  • Religious bodies of Sikh community to send 25,000 food packets every day to Kathmandu 1 week ago

    Chandigarh: Religious bodies of Sikh community Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Managing Committee (DSGMC)- will send 25,000 food packets to Kathmandu each day from Monday. A direction to this effect was given to the two bodies by Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal, a party...
  • Watch: Mother thrashes Jalandhar school director after she seized her daughter's mobile April 23, 2015

    In a shocking incident from Jalandhar, a mother thrashed a school director after she seized her daughter's mobile phone. Angry with the director's move, the mother first shoved the school director and then thrashed her badly. The entire incident happened in the director's office. ...
  • Around 20,000 farmers from Punjab to attend Congress rally in Delhi April 18, 2015

    Chandigarh: Around 20,000 farmers from Punjab will participate in Congress's farmers rally in Delhi on Sunday against the Centre's land acquisition bill. "Around 20,000 farmers from Punjab will join the Kisan rally in national capital tomorrow," Punjab Congress Chief Partap Singh Bajwa said in Chandigarh on Saturday. As many as 300 buses...
  • Punjab assembly bypoll: SAD wrests Dhuri seat from Congress April 15, 2015

    Sangrur: Ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) won the Dhuri assembly seat from Congress in Punjab on Wednesday. SAD candidate Gobind Singh Longowal, a former minister and three-time MLA, drubbed Congress-Sanjha Morcha joint candidate Simar Partap Singh, a political greenhorn and grand son of former Governor and Chief Minister Surjit Singh...
  • Amritsar: Three jawans injured in firing from across border at Wagah April 11, 2015

    Chandigarh: Three BSF jawans were injured when alleged smugglers fired from across the border at their patrol vehicle along the Indo-Pak border near the Attari-Wagah crossing area. Officials said the incident occurred around 1 AM when troops of the 163rd battalion of the Border Security Force were out on patrol on...
  • Punjab government bans wheat harvesting at night, morning April 6, 2015

    Chandigarh: The Punjab government on Monday announced a ban on harvesting of the wheat (Rabi) crop with combine harvesters from evening to morning, a senior officer said. The ban will be from 7 PM to 10 AM and shall remain enforced till May 29. Director, agriculture department Mangal Singh Sandhu said that...
  • Two Pakistan intruders shot dead by BSF; 12kg heroin, rifle seized March 29, 2015

    Amritsar: Two suspected Pakistani intruders were shot dead by security personnel in the early hours of Sunday as they were trying to smuggle in heroin worth Rs 60 crore into India, a day after 24-kg of the contraband was seized following a similar operation near the border. Confirming the killing of...
  • Parkash Singh Badal sanctions Rs 13.50 crore for projects in Hussainiwala March 26, 2015

    Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal approved Rs 13.50 crore for development projects at Hussainiwala village in Ferozepur district to showcase rich legacy of martyrs Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev, and other unsung heroes of national freedom struggle. The district administration Ferozepur has sent a proposal in this regard, a spokesperson...
  • Congress coal scam could be much bigger: PM Modi March 23, 2015

    Punjab: Attacking the previous Congress-led government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday claimed that coal scam, which was pegged at Rs 1.76 lakh crore, could be much more bigger. Modi also said that the present regime led by him had garnered a revenue of Rs 2 lakh crore in bids from...
  • PM Modi invokes farmers' children to pitch for Land Bill March 23, 2015

    Hussainiwala (Punjab): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday invoked the welfare of farmers' children to justify the Land Bill as he maintained that efforts are being made to "mislead" the farming community over the new measure. Pitching for the proposed new legislation that is facing stiff resistance from almost all opposition...