Tuesday, May 18, 2021


Gang of cheaters busted four arrested

NURMAHAL:The Nurmahal police on Monday busted a gang of cheaters and arrested its four members.The Station House Officer(SHO) G.S,Nagra said that the accused have been identified as Nita alias Rajni Mahant a resident of Shejada Nagar Gurdass Pur,Jagdish Kumar a resident of Nawan Pind Jattan in Nakodar,his wife Kiran and Sahil a resident of Mehsam Pur village in Nakodar .

Four FerozePur residents arrested for violating DC’s order

LOHIAN:The Lohian Khas police have arrested four residents of Feroze Pur city on the charge of violating the Jalandhar deputy commissioner’s order on the curfew

Kenyan woman among two drug peddlers with 505 grams heroin

SHAHKOT: The Shahkot police have arrested two drug peddlers including a foreign woman on the charges of selling heroin.

Bull gores woman to death in UP

BADAUN(UP):A middle-aged woman was gored to death by a bull in Badaun district.
The incident took place in Mohammedganj village on Sunday afternoon, a Bilsi police station official said.

Cyclone Tauktae: Two killed as ferocious winds, heavy rain hit Goa

PANAJI: Stormy winds and heavy rains caused by Cyclone Tauktae claimed two lives and uprooted more than 1,000 trees in Goa, disrupting normal life and road traffic and causing power outage in most parts of the coastal state on Sunday.

Gang of snatchers busted; two arrested

LOHIAN:The Lohian Khas police on Saturday claimed to have busted a gang of snatchers with the arrest of its two members. A snatched motorcycle was recovered from their possession.

Husband –wife duo among three booked for outraging woman’s modesty

NAKODAR:The Nakodar sadar police have booked three persons including a husband-wife duo on the charge of outraging woman’s modesty.The Investigating Officer (IO) Narindar Singh said that the accused have been identified as Harwindar a resident of Kang Sahibu village ,his wife Sarabjit Kaur and Kaloli a resident of the same village .

Village Chachoki resident commits suicide due to alleged illicit relations of wife

PHAGWARA: Disturbed by his wife's extra-marital affairs a Husband Suraj Kumar ended his life by taking sulphas pills from his husband at nearby Village Chachoki last night.

Ex-IAS officer in UP booked for false propaganda

UNNAO: (UP): A former IAS officer-turned-activist has been booked by Unnao police for allegedly making false propaganda against the state government by tweeting a seven-year-old photograph of bodies floating in the Ganga in Unnao and claiming them to be recent ones spotted in the river in Ballia.

Daughter-in-law of late Malayalam actor P. Dev commits suicide

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:The son of late actor Rajan P. Dev, Unni Dev, appears to be in trouble after his wife Priyanka ended her life on Wednesday at her home near here.

Man held from UP for duping needy by promising Remdesivir injections

NEW DELHI: The Delhi Police on Saturday arrested a labourer turned cheat from Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur for duping needy persons in lieu of Remdesivir injections.Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) South East Delhi R.P. Meena said that the staff of Kalkaji police station arrested Sudhir Kumar Yadav for cheating a woman on the pretext of providing a Remdesivir injection required for the treatment of a Covid patient.

Desperate villagers clash at Bihar health centre over getting vax

PATNA: In a bid to get the anti-corona jab, villagers fought with each other, sparking a massive clash at a primary health centre of Aurangabad's Dev block in Bihar on Saturday.

Four drug smugglers arrested by Phagwara Police

PHAGWARA: The Rural Police headed by SSP Naveen Singla have arrested four drugs smugglers and recovered huge quantity of drugs from their possession.

2 killed, 6 injured in explosions across Myanmar

YANGON: At least two people were killed and six others injured in explosions of handmade bombs across Myanmar on Friday, state-run media reported.

2 killed in road mishap on Dwarka Expressway

GURUGRAM:A gym trainer and a cab driver were killed in a road accident on the Dwarka Expressway, the Gurugram police said on Friday.According to the police, the incident took place on Thursday evening when Manish (24), a gym trainer who was a resident of Surat Nagar Phase-1, was returning home from the Palam Vihar area on his bike.

Covid victim dies 24 hours after rape in Bhopal hospital

BHOPAL: A 43-year-old Covid victim was raped by a ward boy at Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre last month, following which she died the next day.

Father son duo booked for outraging woman’s modesty

LOHIAN: The Lohian Khas have booked a father son duo on the charge of outraging woman’s modesty.The Investigating Officer (IO) Avtar Singh said that the accused have been identified as Shatir Singh a resident of Chak Bandala village and his son Sher Singh.

Mother-daughter end lives by consuming poison in UP

PILIBHIT: Pilibhit, May 14 (IANS) A woman and her daughter allegedly ended their lives by consuming poison at Madhotanda town of Pilibhit district in Uttar Pradesh.

Mother-daughter end lives by consuming poison in UP

PILIBHIT: Pilibhit, May 14 (IANS) A woman and her daughter allegedly ended their lives by consuming poison at Madhotanda town of Pilibhit district in Uttar Pradesh.

Man throws wife off third-floor balcony after dispute

MEERUT(UP): A 35-year-old woman died after being allegedly thrown off the balcony of the third floor building by her drug addict husband. The incident took place in the Kalia Gardhi area under the Medical police station in the wee hours of Thursday.

Two women killed by their husbands in two different incidents

PHAGWARA: In two separate shocking incidents, two young Wives were reportedly murdered by their husbands last night. In first incident One Young Woman Manjit Kaur was reportedly strangulated by her husband Kulwant Singh in Village Bohani last night.

Navneet Kalra denied anticipatory bail in O2 concentrator case

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Thursday declined to grant anticipatory bail to businessman Navneet Kalra in connection with the oxygen concentrator black marketing case registered by Delhi Police.

Punjab cop caught in compromising position sacked, arrested

Woman among four of family booked for outraging woman’s modesty

SHAHKOT:The Shahkot police have booked four members of a family including a woman on the charge of outraging woman’s modesty.

Tejpal rape trial: Judgement postponed due to lack of staff

PANAJI: The judgement in the rape case filed against former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal may now be pronounced on May 19, the defence counsel in the case said on Wednesday.

RTI activist now booked for demanding Rs 50L from banquet hall owner

GURUGRAM: The Gurugram Police have registered a case of extortion against RTI activist Harinder Dhingra for demanding Rs 50 lakh from a banquet hall owner three years ago, out of which the accused had extorted Rs 5 lakh from the victim, the police said on Tuesday.

Suspended, murder-accused Mumbai cop Sachin Vaze sacked

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government on Tuesday dismissed controversial suspended Assistant Police Inspector Sachin Vaze - involved in the twin cases of planting a car outside industrialist Mukesh Ambani's home and the murder of its owner Mansukh Hiran - from the police force.

Jobless in lockdown, Maha man kills wife, kid and self

PUNE: Unemployed during the lockdown, a Maharashtra man committed suicide after killing his wife and a 14-month-old son in Kadamwak area on the outskirts of Pune, police said on Monday.

Tikri border rape accused will be brought to justice: Vij

CHANDIGARH: All the six accused named in an FIR for allegedly sexually assaulting a 25-year-old woman from West Bengal who was associated with the farmers' agitation at the Tikri border would be brought to justice, Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij said on Monday.

Two villagers arrested for outraging woman’s modesty

NAKODAR: The Nakodar sadar police have arrested two villagers on the charge of outraging woman’s modesty.
The investigating officer(IO) and In-charge Nakodar Women Cell Inspector Rajvir Kaur said that the accused have been identified as Sarabjit Singh alias Sabi a resident of Dhaliwal village and Gurindar Singh alias Monu a resident of Chania .

Three deaths with corona in Phagwara, 77 positive

PHAGWARA: Corona's wrath continues in the city. Two Persons breathed their last due to Corona while 77 persons were tested positive for Corona in Phagwara on Monday.

Woman travel agent booked for duping Chandigarh,Kurali residents of Rs.6.20 lakhs

NURMAHAL: The Bilga police have booked a woman travel agent for allegedly duping a Chandi Garh and Kurali (Rup Nagar ) residents of Rs 6.20 lakhs on the pretext of sending them abroad.

Three members of in-laws family booked for dowry harassment

NURMAHAL:The Bilga police have booked three members of in-laws family for dowry harassmentThe Investigating Officer (IO) Som Nath said that the accused have been identified as Rajindar Singh aias Rouki a resident of Karamsar Colony, Basti Jodhewal,Ludhiana , his father Balir Singh and mother Kamlesh.

Travel agent arrested for cheating

NURMAHAL: The Bilga police have arrested a travel agent for duping a man of Rs2.41 lakh on the pretext of sending him abroad.The Station House Officer (SHO) H.S.Maan said that the accused has been identified Balwindar Singh alias Goti son of Sagali Ram a resident of Mohalla Samra, Mehat Pur .

CRPF DIG under probe for misbehaving with lady doctor

NEW DELHI: An enquiry was initiated on Sunday against a Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) for allegedly misbehaving with a lady doctor of the force deputed in Bihar's Muzaffarpur.

Man held for selling oxygen in black in Bengaluru

BENGALURU: The Bengaluru Central Crime Branch police have arrested a 36-year-old man in connection with black marketing of medical oxygen at 10 times higher the rate fixed by the government.

One arrested, twenty-seven booked for assault, rioting

SHAHKOT: The Shahkot police have arrested one person and booked twenty-five persons on the charges of assault and rioting.The investigating officer (IO) and Malsian police post in-charge Sanjivan Singh said that the accused has been identified as Satnam Singh a resident of Nimaji Pur village.

Villager arrested for brewing illicit liquor

NAKODAR: The Nakodar city police have arrested a villager on charge of brewing illicit country made liquor.The investigating officer (IO) Balwindar Singh said that the accused has been identified asVijay Kumar a resident of Mujaffar Pur village.

Woman arrested for stealing cash

NAKODAR: The Nakodar city police have arrested a woman on the charge of stealing cash from a house.The investigating officer (IO) Paramjit Singh said that the accused has been identified as Harprit Kaur a resident of Sabuwal village under Sultan Pur Lodhi police station Kapurthala .

Decongest jails: SC orders re-release of all eligible prisoners

NEW DELHI: In the backdrop of an unprecedented Covid-19 crisis prevailing in the country, the Supreme Court on Saturday passed a slew of directions to decongest prisons and ordered forthwith release of all those prisoners who were granted bail or parole last year due to the pandemic.