Jalandhar

  • Watch: SAD, BJP workers fight over a parking spot in Jalandhar 15-03-2014 06:46 PM

    Clash broke out between Shiromani Akali Dal and BJP workers over a parking spot in Jalandhar, Punjab. According to sources, fight erupted between two counselors over a parking spot. Three people were injured in the clashes and the police is probing the incident. ...
  • Political war erupts as Sardar Patel's statue goes missing 05-11-2013 06:38 PM

    A statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel has reportedly gone missing from the storeroom of Jalandhar Municipal Corporation, prompting a war of words between leaders of Congress and BJP. Taking a dig at the BJP leadership over the missing statue, senior Congress leader Virendra Sharma said, "While BJP's senior leadership is...
  • Uttarakhand floods: Government school students contribute Rs 65,000 to PM relief fund 29-07-2013 02:03 AM

    Students of a government school in Jalandhar have contributed Rs 65,000 to the Prime Minister's Relief Fund for helping people affected by the Uttarakhand floods. "Students have raised a fund of Rs 65,000 with the help of teachers to contribute to the ongoing relief work in Uttarakhand," Amarjeet Kumar, a...
  • Punjab launches night policing; becomes first Indian state to do so 14-07-2013 11:48 PM

    Mohali: With a dedicated force of 4,000 personnel, Punjab on Sunday laid its claim to be the first state in the country to launch night policing scheme (NPS). Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal, who is also the home minister, launched the scheme at the Khanpur T-point near here, 20...
  • Police constable dismissed for sodomising 8-year-old 16-06-2013 07:38 AM

    Jalandhar: A Punjab Police constable was on Saturday dismissed from service for allegedly sodomizing an eight year old boy in Jalandhar, an official said. The constable, Sanjiv Kumar, was booked by police on Friday evening after the victim told his family that the policeman had sexually assaulted him. A senior...
  • I don't believe in love: Anushka Sharma 08-11-2012 05:16 PM

    Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma, the cast of the big Diwali release, Yash Chopra's 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' visited the late filmmaker's hometown Jalandhar on Wednesday. ...
  • Famous comedian Jaspal Bhatti dies in a road accident 25-10-2012 06:19 AM

    New Delhi: Famous comedian Jaspal Bhatti has died in a road accident near Jalandhar. Bhatti was going to Nakodar from Bhatinda for the promotion of his upcoming film 'Power Cut'. The accident happened on Shahkot area of Jalandhar. Bhatti's car rammed into a roadside tree. Bhatti's son and actress Surilie...
  • Punjab polls: Olympian Pargat Singh joins SAD 09-01-2012 02:32 PM

    New Delhi: Former India hockey captain Pargat Singh has joined the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) ahead of Punjab elections this month. He will contest from the Jalandhar Cantonment constituency. Pargat will formally join the Akali Dal on Monday. He has resigned from the post of Director, Sports to contest the...
  • Jalandhar Police launches homepage on Facebook 23-10-2011 08:37 AM

    Jalandhar: In a move to promote its people-friendly image, the local police has created a page on the popular social networking site Facebook where citizens can post their grievances. Director General Police (DGP) Anil Kaushik launched the page at a formal function organised here yesterday. "The Facebook page will provide...
  • Real Hero Prakash Kaur mothers 60 abandoned girls 01-08-2011 09:09 AM

    Jalandhar: In a state infamous for female foeticide, Prakash Kaur is mother to 60 abandoned girls in Jalandhar. She has given them a life to look forward to, when their own parents wished they were dead. No one knows when they were born. But for Sheeba, for little Zeinab and...
  • Police brutality caught on camera in Jalandhar 29-10-2010 08:34 AM

    A man was brutally beaten up by police officials at Bhogpur police station in Jalandhar. ...
  • Jalandhar woman delivers baby on Twitter! 16-09-2010 08:24 AM

    Jalandhar: Meet two-days-old Inayat and if you want to know more about her you can follow her on twitter@babyinayat. If that surprises you then meet her mother Gursimran aka @limeice on twitter -- she tweeted live as she delivered Inayat. “Not just when the baby was born but I have...
  • 7 students quarantined with swine flu 16-06-2009 10:14 AM

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  • Watch: Passengers stranded due to Jalandhar issue 26-05-2009 06:49 PM

    CJ Vijay Yadav shows the problems the passengers are facing. ...
  • Watch: Deserted Jalandhar after curfew imposed 26-05-2009 06:36 PM

    CJ Vishwas Aggarwal sends pictures of the situation in Jalandhar. ...