The budget session of the Punjab Vidhan Sabha starting Thursday will be a stormy affair with principal opposition Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (SAD-BJP) combine planning to target the Capt Amarinder Singh-led government over what they term as “unfulfilled pre-poll promises” made by the ruling Congress.
LUCKNOW Speed breakers that make your vehicle jump will now undergo change – they will be uniform in size all over the city, as proposed by the Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC) under the smart city project.
A man tried to forcibly open an aircraft door on IndiGo’s Delhi-Jeddah flight on Tuesday evening when it was taxiing for takeoff, prompting the captain to return to the parking bay and off-load the errant passenger, a senior government official said.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said that just as the Centre had set up a trust to oversee the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya, a similar trust should also be formed for building a mosque there.
US President Donald Trump and his delegation will be treated to India’s rich and diverse cultural heritage during his visit to Ahmedabad in a manner that has few parallels in the country or elsewhere, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said on Wednesday.
President Donald Trump will be accompanied on the India visit by at least three members of his cabinet and son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner, who has emerged as the president’s right-hand man on some of the administration’s key foreign policy priorities and engagements.
India vs New Zealand: ‘Enjoy meeting our own people’ -?Virat Kohli and Co visit Indian High Commission in Wellington – Watch
Virat Kohli and his troops visited the Indian High Commission in Wellington on Wednesday ahead of their first Test against New Zealand starting Friday. India will be eager to finish the tour on a high after being hammered 0-3 in the ODI series. They had earlier won the T20I series 5-0. Ahead of the Wellington Test, the Indian High Commission hosted a reception for the players and skipper Kohli expressed his gratitude after being invited on behalf of his team.
A 16-year-old examinee was held on Wednesday in West Bengal’s Malda district for allegedly making a TikTok video of the English question paper for class 10 state board exams and sharing it on social media, police said.
SpaceX announced a new partnership Monday to send four tourists deeper into orbit than any private citizen before them, in a mission that could take place by 2022 and easily cost more than $100 million.
Mid-fielder Chinlensana Singh Kangujam believes India can easily beat world no. 2 Australia in the upcoming FIH Pro League encounter if the hosts perfectly execute their plans on the field.
An anti-evasion wing of Central-GST has detected a fraud of more than Rs 214 crore through fake invoices in Delhi, an official release said on Wednesday.
Congress MLA from Jalandhar (central) Rajinder Beri and his supporters on Wednesday blocked the Amritsar-Panipat highway to protest against the district administration and the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) over the closure of Jalandhar side of the PAP flyover in the city.
Ludhiana A team of Special Task Force (STF), Ludhiana unit, arrested Division Number 2 SHO sub-inspector Amandeep Singh Gill, 39, and his aide Ajay Kumar for possessing 10.35gram heroin from Khasi Kalan village, around 14km from district headquarters, on Tuesday night. Police commissioner Rakesh Agrawal has suspended the SHO with immediate effect.
Jalandhar A school bus driver Gurpreet Singh Gopi, of Dhaliwal village, has been booked for rash driving after seven students were injured when the bus he was driving overturned at Chaania village in Nakodar on Tuesday.
Days after a newborn girl was stolen from the Ludhiana civil hospital, police have arrested a 32-year-old woman, who had allegedly carried out the crime, from Amar Shaheed Sukhdev Thapar interstate bus terminal following a tip-off.
Safe school vahan: 87 buses challaned, most violations are by pvt operators, say Ludhiana authorities
The regional transport authority, sub-divisional magistrates and police on Wednesday checked as many as 473 school buses and challaned 87 buses besides impounding one for non-implementation of the Safe School Vahan policy.
Police managed to solve the kidnapping case of a five-year-old girl within two hours of being informed and arrested a 40-year-old man in the case.
The branch manager, Rakesh Kumar, and cashier, Ram Kishore, of Amritsar Central Cooperative Bank Ltd, Tarsika, have been arrested for embezzling ?3 crore, police said on Wednesday. Another two accused, Sukhdev Singh and Sukhbir Singh (secretaries of the cooperative society of the bank) are absconding.