New Delhi/IBNS: In a new turn to Punjab politics, former state Congress chief Sunil Jakhar joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here Thursday.
Chandigarh/IBNS: Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann has expressed disapproval over the agitation by the farmers of his state and called it unwarranted and undesirable.
Mohali/IBNS: A rocket-propelled grenade was fired from the street blasting the glasses of its intelligence headquarters in Mohali, Punjab Police said Tuesday.
Chandigarh/IBNS: Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday praised Bhagwant Mann after they met and said the Punjab Chief Minister is "not arrogant and is receptive to others' viewpoint".
Mohali/IBNS: Explosive kept at the Punjab Police's intelligence headquarters in Mohali went off, which triggered a blast on Monday evening, media reports said.
Tarn Taran: Averting a possible terrorist attack in the border state, Punjab Police on Sunday arrested two persons after recovering an Improvised Explosive Device (IED), equipped with RDX packed in metallic black colour box (12 inches x 6 inches x 2.5 inches), having a gross weight of over 2.5 kg, from village Naushehra Pannuan in Tarn Taran district.
Shimla: A security breach was confirmed in the police fortress at Tapovan Vidhan Sabha Complex, the venue of Winter Session Vidhan Sabha near Dharmshala.
New Delhi/IBNS: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday slammed the police of states like Delhi, Punjab and Haryana for serving their "serving their political masters" and warned that the current confrontation between them is a vision of the future.
Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court tonight directed the Punjab government not to take any coercive action against BJP leader Tajinder Bagga till the next hearing on May 10, media reports said.
Patiala: Punjab Police arrested three more people, including main accused Barjinder Singh Parwana, in connection with the Patiala violence incident.
Chandigarh/UNI: Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Saturday transferred top police officers in the Patiala range, comprising Inspector General of Police (IG), Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) and Superintendent of Police (SP) with an immediate effect following communal clashes a day back in Patiala city.
Patiala/IBNS: A curfew has been imposed in Punjab's Patiala as groups from two communities clashed during an anti-Khalistan protest march here on Friday.
Chandigarh/UNI: Punjab Transport Minister Laljit Singh Bhullar on Wednesday said that his government's would soon resume bus service to Delhi International Airport.
New Delhi: Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann said on Monday his government will replicate Delhi's education model in the state.
Hoshiarpur: Hoshiarpur CIA Staff arrested two persons and seized heroin, intoxicant powder, pistols alongwith live cartridges and magazines from them.