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Vegetable vendor held for minor’s rape

CHANDIGARH: A 22-year-old vegetable vendor has been arrested on the charge of raping a 16-year-old girl.

Bulandshahr violence: SSP, two police officials transferred

LUCKNOW: The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday transferred Bulandshahr Senior Superintendent of Police Krishna Bahadur Singh and attached him to the office of the Director General of Police here, a Home Department official said on Saturday.

Krishnamurthy Subramanian new Chief Economic Adviser

NEW DELHI: The government on Friday appointed Hyderabad-based Indian School of Business (ISB) Associate Professor Krishnamurthy Subramanian as the Chief Economic Adviser (CEA) in the Finance Ministry for a period of three years.

Pak-India trade much below full potential of $37 billion: World Bank

ISLAMABAD: The current level of trade between Pakistan and India is valued at a little over $2 billion, but it could be as high as $37 billion if both neighbours agree to tear down artificial barriers, the World Bank said in a report.

On brink of losing voice, Sidhu advised rest

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has been advised complete rest for up to five days after he injured his vocal chords during an exhaustive 17-day election campaign for Congress candidates in poll-bound states.

Haryana man gets death penalty for honour killing of sister

CHANDIGARH: In a case of honour killing, a 26- year-old man was on Wednesday awarded the death penalty by a court in Hisar town in Haryana for murdering his sister in February last year.

Delhi girl kills self, names her teacher 'tormentor'

NEW DELHI: Relentless humiliation and rebuke from her science teacher over the last couple of months forced a Class 7 student here to commit suicide by hanging herself, police said on Thursday.

Stickers Not To Be Pasted On Fruits And Vegetables- Food Safety Commissioner

CHANDIGARH: The Food Safety Commissioner Punjab in a letter to all the Food Safety Teams has directed them to spread awareness amongst traders that the fruits and vegetables should not be sold in the market with stickers pasted on them.

Capt Amarinder govt releases rs. 270 cr for clearing pending vat / gst refunds

CHANDIGARH: Giving a further push to the Captain Amarinder Singh led government’s efforts to streamline the state’s fiscal situation and ensure timely payments, the Finance Department has released another Rs.

Sidhu terms KCR family as 'Ali Baba Aur 4 Chor'

HYDERABAD: Congress leader and Punjab's Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday termed Telangana Chief Minister K.

Xi, Putin, Modi agree to increase trilateral cooperation

BUENOS AIRES: Leaders of India, China and Russia at a trilateral meeting held here had an in-depth exchange of views on expanding mutual cooperation in international forums and to encourage greater interaction among the three countries under new circumstances.

Modi government betrayed farmers: Kejriwal

NEW DELHI: The Modi government has stabbed farmers in the back by telling the Supreme Court that it cannot implement recommendations of the M.

M/s Meveric Solution Inc. makes presentation before CM

SHIMLA : A presentation was made by M/s Maveric Solution Inc.

Fresh controversy: Navjot Sidhu’s photo with Khalistani leader Gopal Singh Chawla goes viral

NEW DELHI: Navjot Singh Sidhu, on whom Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan had showered praises yesterday at the Kartarpur event, landed in a fresh controversy today after pro-Khalistani leader Gopal Singh Chawla posted a photograph of himself on Facebook with the Congress leader.

Petrol pumps bonanza: Dealers to move court

MUMBAI: Barely 72 hours after the Centre announced a pre-election bonanza of distributing a staggering 55,649 new petrol pumps in the country, the apex body of their dealers plan to challenge the move in court, a top office-bearer said here on Wednesday.

Slain journalist Shujaat Bukhari's killer Naveed Jatt shot dead

SRINAGAR: A top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander, Naveed Jatt, who was wanted for the murder of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari, was killed on Wednesday in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Badgam district, police sources said.

State level Divyang awards to be given on 3rd December - Aruna Chaudhary

CHANDIGARH: The Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister, Punjab, Mrs.

No shagun money paid to married girls in 9 months

MUKTSAR: Four months after coming to power in March last year, the Congress had increased the shagun amount under the Ashirwad scheme from Rs 15,000 to Rs 21,000.

Surprise Inspection of Fruit and Vegetable Markets under Tandrust Punjab Mission

CHANDIGARH: Under the Tandrust Punjab Mission, 62 teams of Mandi officials supported by officers of Health and Horticulture department inspected the main Fruit and Vegetable Markets of the State.

Installation of reflectors must be ensured atop trolleys fetching sugarcane to cooperative sugar mills: Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa

CHANDIGARH: "The Punjab Government has decided to ensure installation of reflectors atop the trolleys fetching sugarcane to the cooperative sugar mills.

Kartarpur Corridor a bridge of peace: Navjot Sidhu ahead of inauguration

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu has said that the Kartarpur corridor will be a bridge and will erase enmity between the two nations.

Capt Amarinder govt releases Rs. 667.63 cr towards power subsidy, gst, various schemes

CHANDIGARH: On the directives of Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, the Finance Department has released another Rs.

Cooperation department undertakes measure to check road mishaps

CHANDIGARH: "The Punjab Government has decided to ensure installation of reflectors atop the trolleys fetching sugarcane to the cooperative sugar mills.

Indian national arrested for raping minor in Nepal

KATHMANDU: A 22-year-old Indian national has been arrested by the police in Nepal's Palpa district on the charge of raping a seven-year-old girl.

Delhi policeman commits suicide

NEW DELHI: A Delhi Police Head Constable on Friday committed suicide, blaming his in-laws for insulting him by publicly thrashing him a day ago, police said.

India's heaviest rocket lifts off with communication satellite GSAT-29

SRIHARIKOTA (ANDHRA PRADESH): India's heaviest rocket - Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Mark III (GSLV-Mk III)-- carrying 3,423 kg communication satellite GSAT-29 blasted off from the Sriharikota spaceport on Wednesday evening.

Deepika, Ranveer set for 'band, baaja, baaraat' in Italy

NEW DELHI: A six year-long love story will culminate with a wedding on Wednesday when actors Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh tie the knot in a dreamy Lake Como setting in Italy amidst a tight circle of family and friends.

Apple top-selling phone brand in Alibaba Singles' Day sale

SHANGHAI: Moving ahead of its Chinese rivals, Apple became the top-selling phone brand during Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's recrod-breaking Singles' Day sale on November 11, the media reported.

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