Ambala

  • Police seize truck carrying 800 cartons of liquor 16-03-2014 08:13 AM

    State excise officials on saturday seized a truck loaded with 800 cartons of liquor bottles, on the Delhi-Agra highway near Farah here. Excise inspector Sanjay Yadav said that two persons were arrested for trying to smuggle the liquor allegedly meant for distribution in the area ahead of Lok Sabha polls....
  • 8 passengers beaten up after argument over occupying seat turns ugly 12-02-2014 01:09 PM

    Eight persons were allegedly beaten up and injured by some unidentified persons in a moving train after an argument erupted between them over occupying the seats in neighbouring Meerut district. Police said the incident occurred on Tuesday in Delhi-Ambala passenger train when Rashid and his family were returning home in...
  • Cold conditions abate at some places in Punjab and Haryana 14-01-2014 12:45 PM

    Chandigarh: Biting cold conditions sweeping Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh for the past several days on Tuesday abated at some places even as foggy conditions prevailed in the region. Chandigarh on Tuesday recorded a minimum of 8.6 degree C as compared to yesterday 6.9 degree C, the MeT said. In Haryana,...
  • Driver, 5 passengers of Dehradun Express injured in stone pelting 02-01-2014 09:27 AM

    A man in his forties was on Wednesday crushed to death by Delhi-Ambala Express when it was passing through the district, triggering protests which saw people pelting stones at Dehradun Express, injuring its driver and five passengers, police said. "A 40-plus man was crushed under the Delhi-Ambala Express when it...
  • Haryana: Parents get life term for abetting son to end life 28-10-2013 11:06 PM

    Ambala (Haryana): A couple, along with two others, was awarded life imprisonment by a local court for abetting their son and his family members to commit suicide. Paramjit Singh had committed suicide along with his wife and three children by jumping before a train in Yamunanagar in 2012. Judge Vimlesh...
  • Congress MP says politics is a lucrative business 06-10-2013 09:35 PM

    Ambala: Congress leader from Haryana Birendra Singh has stoked a controversy by claiming that politics is a lucrative business. Addressing a rally in Amabala, the Rajya Sabha MP made a shocking claim that one could earn crores of money after joining politics, even if they have failed in other spheres...
  • Girl accuses man of rape, making obscene video 18-09-2013 07:43 PM

    Ambala: A girl here has alleged that a resident of Kaithal village raped her and made an obscene CD of the act with which he was blackmailing her, police said Wednesday. According to police, the victim in her complaint said that she came into contact with the accused, identified as...
  • Woman delivers baby outside a hospital ward in Ambala 29-08-2013 06:40 AM

    A 25-year-old woman was on Wednesday forced to give birth to a baby outside a hospital ward in Ambala as she waited to be given a bed, leading to allegations of negligence against the staff at the facility. The woman delivered the baby just outside the trauma centre of the...
  • CBI takes over Geetanjali murder case 07-08-2013 11:52 PM

    Gurgaon: The CBI has taken over the murder case of Geetanjali Garg, wife of Gurgaon Chief Judicial Magistrate Ravneet Garg. Garg had earlier been questioned in connection with the murder of his wife. Relatives of Geetanjali Garghad had on Sunday held a protest blocking the NH-8 demanding Ravneet Garg's suspension...
  • Polling for Haryana civic agencies to be held on Sunday 02-06-2013 01:07 AM

    Chandigarh: All necessary arrangements have been made for smooth and peaceful conduct of elections to the seven municipal corporations in Haryana on Sunday. The municipal corporations which will go to the polls are Ambala, Panchkula, Karnal, Panipat, Hisar, Rohtak and Yamunanagar. Besides, polls will also be held in two municipal...
  • Hazare appeals to Kejriwal to call off his fast 04-04-2013 11:45 PM

    Ambala: Social activist Anna Hazare on Thursday appealed to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) party leader Arvind Kejriwal to call off his fast in Delhi over inflated electricity bills. Hazare, addressing a rally here, said his life was important to the fight against corruption as he has a lot to do...
  • Amabala: Class 8 student found murdered 03-04-2013 11:16 PM

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  • Watch: Trade unions' strike hits Delhi, West Bengal; Mumbai less affected 20-02-2013 09:20 AM

    People at the railway station in Delhi faced problems as some of them said that private taxis were not plying too. ...
  • Haryana: Class XI girl repeatedly raped in Haryana 28-10-2012 07:26 PM

    Ambala (Haryana): Yet another case of rape surfaced in Ambala district of Haryana on Sunday with a class XI student alleging that she was sexually assaulted on several occasions by two youths. A case was registered against Amit and Balwinder for sexually exploiting the class XI student of government school...
  • Haryana: Minor girl raped repeatedly in Ambala 27-10-2012 08:39 PM

    Ambala: Surfacing of rape cases continue unabated in Haryana with a minor girl in Ambala alleging that she was repeatedly raped by a married youth which made her pregnant. The victim is a student of class VI. According to the police, the victim revealed this to her family members after...
  • Ambala: 10 children killed in bus-truck collision 02-01-2012 12:55 PM

    Ambala: Ten children on their way to school were killed and 23 others were injured when the bus carrying them collided head-on with a truck amid heavy fog on Saha-Shahabad road near here this morning. Police said visibility was poor due to a thick blanket of fog in the area...
  • Ambala RDX haul: KTF claims responsibility 31-10-2011 12:46 PM

    New Delhi: The Khalistan Tiger Force on Monday claimed responsibility for the Ambala RDX Haul, saying that the explosive were sent to terminate Congress leader Sajjan Kumar. Sajjan Kumar is a key accused in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Earlier on Monday, the Khalistan Tiger Force has issued a letter to...
  • MP: Explosives found in Rewa district, 1 arrested 16-10-2011 03:06 PM

    New Delhi: Sources say that the Madhya Pradesh police on Sunday recovered 15 cartons of explosives in Rewa district. It is alleged that the cartons contained ammonium nitrate and detonators, which were found in the house of Rajesh Patel. The house is situated in Gangotri Colony in the district. Police...
  • Ambala haul tip of iceberg: Defence Minister 16-10-2011 09:36 AM

    Defence Minister AK Antony visited Ambala after a car loaded with explosives was found outside the railway station. ...
  • Need to remain vigilant along borders: Antony 15-10-2011 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: The foiled terror plot in Ambala, possibly aimed at targeting the national capital, was just a "tip of the iceberg", Defence Minister A K Antony said on Saturday, cautioning people to remain vigilant in the prevailing "sensitive and delicate" atmosphere. "Ambala incident is a tip of iceberg. The...
  • Terror alert in all metro cities 14-10-2011 12:04 PM

    New Delhi: Two days after a consignment of RDX was captured outside the Ambala cantonment, the Intelligence Bureau (IB) put all metros on alert on Friday. The alert comes in the wake of the recovery of RDX from a car outside the Ambala cantonment area. On Thursday the police had...
  • Delhi, Ambala police foil major terror plot 13-10-2011 07:52 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi and Ambala police on Thursday averted a major terror plot after finding a car full of explosives at the Ambala cantonment. Investigations show that the plot could have been a possible tie up between the Lashkar-e-Taiba and the Babbar Khalsa International to strike in Delhi. It...
  • Pak's ISI, LeT trying to revive Sikh militancy 13-10-2011 03:58 PM

    New Delhi: The foiled terror plot in Ambala which was meant to target Delhi shows once again how the Lashkar-e-Toiba is trying to revive the Sikh militancy in Punjab by forging a nexus with terrorist groups like the Babbar Khalsa. October 31 will mark 25 years of the assassination of...