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Govt will soon make Aadhaar-driving licence linking mandatory: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Govt will soon make Aadhaar-driving licence linking mandatory: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Phagwara: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said the government will soon make it mandatory for linking Aadhaar with driving licences. Delivering his presidential address at the ongoing 106th Indian Science Congress at Lovely Professional University here, the minister for Law, Electronics and Information Technology said, “We are soon going […]

Demolition drive in 15 Ludhiana illegal colonies

Demolition drive in 15 Ludhiana illegal colonies

LUDHIANA: officials on Friday carried out demolition drive in 15 illegal colonies in the city. Apart from this, three illegal structures were also demolished during the drive. The officials dismantled the sewerage, roads and other structures in these colonies. The officials have warned the developers to come forward for regularisation […]

Patiala: 10-year-old boy goes missing, probe on

Patiala: 10-year-old boy goes missing, probe on

PATIALA: Police have booked some unidentified men after a 10-year-old-boy went missing from his house on Wednesday. The case has been filed on the complaint of boy‘s parents. The boy has been identified as Gurpreet Singh alias Gopi. Police claimed that the parents of Gopi had left him alone in […]

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 […]

Ludhiana: 5 booked for abducting, thrashing man

Ludhiana: 5 booked for abducting, thrashing man

LUDHIANA: Police have booked five persons for allegedly kidnapping and thrashing a man over an old enmity. The accused have been identified as Bikram Tiger, Simran, Sonu, Karan and Sandeep. In his police complaint, the man identified as Vinay Rai of Dugri said that on Saturday afternoon, he was going […]

‘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 […]

Punjab to HC: Can‘t review 12k rejected papers

Punjab to HC: Can‘t review 12k rejected papers

CHANDIGARH: The government approached the Punjab and Haryana on Wednesday against its directions asking the state authorities to hear complaints of all the panchayat election candidates whose nominations for the posts of sarpanch or panchayat members had been rejected earlier. The HC had on Monday directed the state to take […]

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 […]

8-yr-old sodomised on hosp premises in Punjab

8-yr-old sodomised on hosp premises in Punjab

PATIALA: An 8-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised by a 23-year-old man on December 20 at around 7 pm in a room under the water tank on the premises of Civil Hospital. The district police, on registering a case, have arrested an accused and further investigation is underway. Kotwali Nabha station […]

8-year-old boy sodomised on hospital premises in Punjab

8-year-old boy sodomised on hospital premises in Punjab

PATIALA: An 8-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised by a 23-year-old man on December 20 at around 7 pm in a room under the water tank on the premises of Civil Hospital. The district police, on registering a case, have arrested an accused and further investigation is underway. Kotwali Nabha station […]