Patiala

  • 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,...
  • Girl crushed to death by fire tender in VIP convoy in Punjab 12-10-2013 08:30 AM

    Chandigarh: A teenaged girl was crushed to death on Friday evening when a fire tender in a VIP convoy drove over her in Punjab's Patiala town. Tragically, the incident happened on her birthday. Priya Kapoor, 16, a student of the Industrial Training Institute (ITI), lost control of her two-wheeler and...
  • NIA gets 12-day custody of Yasin Bhatkal, Asadullah Akhtar 30-08-2013 05:17 PM

    New Delhi: National Investigation Agency (NIA) has got the custody of Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his key aide Asadullah Akhtar alias Haddi for 12 days. Yasin Bhatkal was produced in the Patiala House Court in Delhi on Friday with the NIA requesting his custody for 14 days. But...
  • Punjab to get one of 20 Regional Cancer Centres, says Azad 28-08-2013 06:34 PM

    Punjab would get one of the 20 Regional Cancer Centres to be established across the country, Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said in Amritsar on Wednesday. While informing this, the Union minister, who was here to launch the 'National Free Drug and Iron Plus Initiative Scheme' at Government Medical...
  • LeT bomber Tunda sent to Judicial Custody till September 7 24-08-2013 03:37 PM

    New Delhi: The Lashkar-e-Taiba bomber Abdul Karim Tunda has been sent to Judicial Custody till September 7 after the Delhi police did not seek his custody for interrogation. The 70-year-old LeT ideologue, was admitted to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for special cardiac care on Friday after he...
  • Delhi: Man slaps Abdul Karim Tunda in court 20-08-2013 04:04 PM

    New Delhi: Pakistani terror group Lashkar-e-Toiba's bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda was slapped by a man on Tuesday in the Patiala House Court complex. Police have detained five people for the attack. Out of the five, one person managed to reach near Tunda and slapped him on his back. The...
  • Jaitley phone-tapping case: All accused get bail 30-05-2013 04:39 PM

    New Delhi: All four accused in the Arun Jaitley call detail records case were granted bail by a Delhi court on Thursday. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Amit Bansal granted bail to Delhi Police constable Arvind Dabas, 35, and three private detectives, Anurag Singh, 37, Neeraj Nayar, 36, and Nitish Singh, 30,...
  • SAD leader, 21 others get 7 years imprisonment in fraud case 20-04-2013 08:54 PM

    Patiala: A special CBI court on Saturday awarded seven-year imprisonment to SAD leader and 21 others, including three FCI officials in a fraud case. The Special Judge Hemant Gopal held a former SAD MLA Mangat Rai Bansal and others guilty of making wrongful gains by supplying sub standard rice, resulting...
  • Vijender Singh skips boxing trial camp in Patiala 06-04-2013 10:14 AM

    Chandigarh: India's Olympic medallist Vijender Singh has not shown up for the boxing trial camp in Patiala. Participation in the boxing camp is necessary for the boxer's selection. Boxing Federation Vice President Nivaran Mukherjee said, "Vijender hasn't come for the trials. If he doesn't attend the camp tomorrow he will...
  • NIA chargesheets 26/11 handler Abu Jundal 04-04-2013 11:23 PM

    New Delhi: Abu Jundal, a suspected terrorist of the banned Lashkar-e-Toiba(LeT) and one of the masterminds of Mumbai terror attack, was on Thursday chargesheeted by the NIA which accused him of making recruitment for the Pakistan-based terror outfit. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) submitted its chargesheet before a designated court...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-03-2013 11:40 PM

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  • Italy Foreign Minister resigns over return of marines to India 26-03-2013 11:28 PM

    Italian Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi on Tuesday resigned over decision to send Italian marines to India for trial. ...
  • Patiala: 10 soldiers flee during physical exercise test 02-11-2012 08:15 AM

    New Delhi: Around 10 soldiers of the 56 Armoured Regiment in Patiala reportedly left the regiment after an alleged altercation, in yet another indication of alleged indiscipline and insubordination in the Army. Sources say that the soldiers who did not turn up for a weapons cleaning exercise were put through...
  • The mystery behind Shimla's 'Scandal Point' 03-01-2012 01:08 PM

    Chandigarh: It is a famous address in a famous city and among the must visit spots for tourists. But exactly why Shimla's 'Scandal Point' has been named so is still a tantalizing mystery. The only thing agreed upon is that the place, situated in the queen of hills where the...
  • Court's order on plea against Amar Singh today 12-12-2011 03:18 AM

    New Delhi: Patiala House court on Monday will pronounce order on a plea for lodging a case against Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh for his alleged role in kidnapping of a witness in 2008 cash-for-vote case. The plea was made by Hashmat Ali, who accused that Singh had got him...
  • 2G case: No bail to Kanimozhi & other accused 03-11-2011 11:17 AM

    New Delhi: All bail applications, including those of DMK leader Kanimozhi and seven others, in the 2G spectrum allocation scam have been dismissed on Thursday by the special CBI court. The court also announced that the trial will begin on November 11. Judge OP Saini dismissed the bail pleas of...