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‘Secret bunkers used to make country-made liquor‘

‘Secret bunkers used to make country-made liquor‘

PATIALA: In a major crackdown against bootleggers, cops on Sunday morning busted a chain of secret underground bunkers that were being used to prepare country-made in Marrori village in Samana sub division. The raids were carried out by around 50 cops who swooped down on the village and detected bunkers […]

Punjab: Cleanliness drive launched in Mansa

Punjab: Cleanliness drive launched in Mansa

MANSA: District administration on Thursday launched ‘Three Dustbins‘ (3D) project the city. The project focuses on helping people to live a healthy life in a clean environment. The project has been launched in 20 wards which soon will be extended to all the 27 wards. During the launch of the […]

C‘gah: Repolling on January 2 for 14 panchayats

C‘gah: Repolling on January 2 for 14 panchayats

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab state election commission on Monday ordered repolling at 14 polling centres across eight districts on January 2. Polls will be held from 8am to 4pm. A total of 80.38% of the voters had exercised their voting right on Sunday in the panchayat elections in Punjab. The maximum […]

Patiala: Day after abduction, 13-yr-old rescued

Patiala: Day after abduction, 13-yr-old rescued

PATIALA: The police have booked a man under sections of the IPC, including and abduction, and sections of POCSO Act on a complaint of a local resident who alleged that the man kidnapped his 13-year-old daughter on the pretext of marriage. The case has been registered with Julkan police of […]

Panthic issues shook politics, train tragedy souls

Panthic issues shook politics, train tragedy souls

CHANDIGARH: Year 2018 remained quite action-packed for Punjab. TOI revisits various big events during the year that kept the state in news for good or bad reasons. KARTARPUR CORRIDOR GETS A GO-AHEAD After Pakistan announced plans for the initiative, Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu on November 26, laid the foundation stone for […]

Sikhs can visit Kartarpur in 15-member groups

Sikhs can visit Kartarpur in 15-member groups

AMRITSAR: government has proposed that Indian will be allowed to visit , , from the proposed Kartarpur Corridor in 15-member groups. The of the proposals, available with security agencies here, mentions that each pilgrim will have to carry his passport and security clearance certificate from the Indian government, in English. […]

Man held at Delhi airport for smuggling gold

Man held at Delhi airport for smuggling gold

NEW DELHI: A man was arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle in gold worth Rs 41.11 lakh at the Indira Gandhi International () Airport here, according to an official statement issued Friday. The 20-year-old passenger was intercepted after his arrival from Bangkok Thursday. He further intended to depart to Amritsar, […]

‘98% licensed gun owners deposited their arms‘

‘98% licensed gun owners deposited their arms‘

MANSA: The district police have claimed that 98% licensed arms holders in the district have deposited their arms at 12 police stations ahead of the panchayat polls scheduled to be held on December 30. Mansa SSP Mandhir Singh said on Thursday cases will be registered against those who have not […]

FCI labourer ends life alleging embezzlement

FCI labourer ends life alleging embezzlement

BATHINDA: A labourer allegedly committed suicide by consuming poisonous substance at a Food Corporation of India (FCI) godown at on Wednesday. Before taking the extreme step, Gurpreet Singh(30), the deceased, recorded a voice message on his mobile phone alleging embezzlement of grains. Singh also accused his fellow labourers of harassing […]

Poor visibility in Delhi hits Lohegaon flight ops

Poor visibility in Delhi hits Lohegaon flight ops

PUNE: The poor visibility in the national capital had a cascading effect on flight operations from the city airport on Tuesday, triggering hassles for passengers. As many as 19 Delhi flights, including arrival and departure, of different airlines ? mainly IndiGo ? were delayed by half-an-hour to close to five […]