HARPREET KAUR

  • Unidentified persons rape and murder first year student April 2, 2013

    Begusarai: A college girl was allegedly raped and murdered by unidentified persons in Bihar's Begusarai district, district police said on Monday. The 17 yearold BSc first year student was allegedly raped on Sunday night and later stabbed to death. Her tormentors then dumped her body on the railway track near...
  • Mithali Raj holds on to top spot in ICC rankings December 20, 2012

    Dubai: Mithali Raj held on to the top spot in the batting list, while Jhulan Goswami was the bestplaced Indian in the bowling chart after climbing a spot to third in the latest ICC ODI rankings for women cricketers released on Thursday. Mithali is the only Indian in the top10...
  • ExAkali Dal minister Bibi Jagir Kaur gets bail November 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Punjab Minister and Akali Dal leader Bibi Jagir Kaur got bail on Thursday in criminal case against her teenaged daughter. Kaur was awarded a jail term for five years for subjecting her daughter to forced abortion and also for abducting her. Kaur was accused of murdering her daughter...
  • Mithali, Jhulan in top 3 of ICC rankings September 24, 2012

    Colombo: India's Mithali Raj, Jhulan Goswami, Harpreet Kaur and Amita Sharma have been named in the recently released ICC Women's T20I Player Rankings launched here on Monday. With 652 rating points, Mithali is at No. 3 in the batting list while Harpreet is placed at No. 6 in the same list...
  • Punjab: Jagir Kaur's plea for TV in jail rejected April 5, 2012

    Chandigarh: Shiromani Akali Dal leader and former Punjab minister Bibi Jagir Kaur's application for a TV in her jail cell has been turned down by Punjab Director General of Police (Prisons) Shashi Kant. Kant had ordered an inquiry on Wednesday into reports of VIP treatment being provided to Jagir Kaur. He...
  • No special treatment for Jagir Kaur: Punjab DGP April 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The Director General (Prisons) Punjab, Shashi Kant, on Friday said that he would take strict action against all those police personnel who "stooped" to the level of touching the feet of Bibi Jagir Kaur, the former Punjab Cabinet Minister who on Friday, was charged with the murder of...
  • Punjab: Jagir Kaur gets VIP treatment in jail March 31, 2012

    Chandigarh: Hardly a few hours after her conviction and arrest on Friday evening, former Punjab cabinet minister Jagir Kaur continued to wield political influence even as a prisoner of law. Video footage emerging from Patiala and Kapurthala jails clearly shows that Jagir Kaur, who was convicted of criminal conspiracy and other...
  • Punjab minister to move HC in daugher's abortion case March 30, 2012

    Jalandhar: Bibi Jagir Kaur, a prominent Akali leader and a minister in the Punjab government, will now spend five years in jail. The former chief of the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabhandhak Committee has been sentenced for the forced abortion of her daughter Harpreet. But it could have been worse. Kaur was...
  • Punjab minister convicted in daughter's abortion case March 30, 2012

    Chandigarh: The special CBI court in Patiala acquitted Punjab cabinet minister and former Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) president Bibi Jagir Kaur in her daughter Harpreet Kaur's murder case on Friday but found her guilty of forcing her daughter to undergo abortion. The court sentenced Kaur to five years rigorous...
  • Dead kid's parents thank Aus cops, people for support March 8, 2010

    Melbourne: Parents of threeyearold Indian toddler who died in mysterious circumstances in Australia have thanked the Victorian police and the people who supported them during the ordeal. Harjit Singh and his wife Harpreet Kaur who were about to leave for India on March 13 were thankful to the police for handling...