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Crack commandos to tackle militants, drug smugglers in Punjab


Bahadurgarh (Patiala) : When it comes to stealth — during and after an anti-terror operation- Punjab will rely on its Special Operations Group (SOG) commandos, being specially trained to handle terrorist-related operations, flushing out militants from the hinterland and prepared for “one-way ticket” missions. Armed with Swiss and Israeli assault rifles, under-barrel grenade launchers and bulletproof jackets, Special Operations Group ...

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ਚੰਡੀਗੜ੍ਹ ਦੀ ਕੁੜੀ ਨਾਲ 40 ਲੋਕਾਂ ਨੇ ਕੀਤਾ ਸਮੂਹਕ ਬਲਾਤਕਾਰ


ਚੰਡੀਗੜ੍ਹ : ਹੈਵਾਨੀਅਤ ਦੀਆਂ ਸਾਰੀਆਂ ਹੱਦਾਂ ਪਾਰ ਕਰਦੇ ਹੋਏ 40 ਲੋਕਾਂ ਨੇ ਚੰਡੀਗੜ੍ਹ ਦੀ ਰਹਿਣ ਵਾਲੀ 22 ਸਾਲਾ ਕੁੜੀ ਨਾਲ ਮੋਰਨੀ ਇਲਾਕੇ ‘ਚ ਸਮੂਹਕ ਬਲਾਤਕਾਰ ਕੀਤਾ। ਉਕਤ ਦੋਸ਼ੀਆਂ ਨੇ ਮੋਰਨੀ ਸਥਿਤ ਕੈਂਬਵਾਲਾ ਪਿੰਡ ਨੇੜੇ ਇਕ ਗੈਸਟ ਹਾਊਸ ‘ਚ ਇਸ ਦਰਿੰਦਗੀ ਨੂੰ ਅੰਜਾਮ ਦਿੱਤਾ। ਜਾਣਕਾਰੀ ਮੁਤਾਬਕ ਪੀੜਤਾ ਨੇ ਦੱਸਿਆ ਕਿ ਉਸ ਨਾਲ ਲਗਾਤਾਰ 4 ਦਿਨਾਂ ਤੱਕ ਸਮੂਹਕ ਬਲਾਤਕਾਰ ਹੁੰਦਾ ਰਿਹਾ। ਉਸ ...

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4.2 L Ludhiana properties, 1 L paid tax


Chandigarh : The geographic information system (GIS) survey, ordered by Local Bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu in all 10 municipal corporation townships of Punjab, has confirmed a huge revenue-generation potential by way of payment of property tax. In Ludhiana, there are 4.2 lakh properties (residential, commercial, industrial and vacant plots) as per the survey. However, the number of official taxpayers ...

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Indian detainees in US not handcuffed, says volunteer


Washington, July 20 : The over 50 Indian nationals detained in a prison in the US State of Oregon after illegally entering the country are not being handcuffed, a legal advocacy group volunteer said on Friday.Media reports had claimed that the Indian immigrants, seeking asylum in the US fearing religious and political persecution back home, were being treated like criminals ...

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WhatsApp to cap message forwarding to 5 chats in India


New Delhi, July 20 : WhatsApp on Friday said its users in India will not be allowed to forward more than five chats at once and the company will remove the quick forward button that appears next to media messages, as part of its efforts to reduce circulation of fake messages on the platform that have even incited mob lynching ...

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