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Punjab minister seeks Sidhu’s resignation

Chandigarh: A day after cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu’s remark on Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, a senior Punjab minister Saturday sought his resignation from the state cabinet. The resignation demand came even as Sidhu backtracked on his claim in Hyderabad that he attended the groundbreaking ceremony in Pakistan for the Kartarpur corridor after Congress president Rahul […]

Six Jaish-e-Mohammad millitants in Punjab, heading towards Delhi: Counter Intelligence warns

Punjab has been put on high alert after the counter-intelligence wing of Punjab Police on Thursday informed about the presence of six-seven terrorists belonging to Pakistan-based proscribed group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) in the state. A letter issued by the Counter Intelligence Inspector General said the terrorists were planning to cross over to Delhi and suggested that […]

High alert in Punjab after Zakir Moosa spotted in Amritsar, police releases ‘wanted’ poster

Zakir Musa was spotted in Amratsar along with a few other men after which Dinanagar police station released posters of the dreaded Militants, said SSP Gurdaspur. The latest development comes after intelligence agencies informed about the presence of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) Militants in the state. An intel report released early November warned of a terror strike […]

Body of one of three missing Punjab truckers recovered in Banihal

Srinagar: One of the three persons who had gone missing following a landslide on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway in Ramban district last week was found dead Wednesday, police said. Search teams recovered the body this afternoon from the landslide spot at Battery Cheshma along Banihal-Ramban stretch, a police official said, adding search operation was still […]