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Names of 39 Indians confirmed dead in Iraq

New Delhi: Of the 39 Indians whose killings in Iraq were confirmed by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj here on Tuesday, 27 were from Punjab, four from Himachal Pradesh, six from Bihar and two from West Bengal. According to the…

Tremors felt in North India

New Delhi: The northern states of India were rocked by a moderate intensity earthquake on Wednesday. Tremors were felt in Delhi and the adjoining regions this afternoon along with Union Territory of Chandigarh and other states in the zone…

Congress accepts resignation of Punjab minister

Chandigarh: After dilly-dallying over it for days, the Congress on Thursday accepted the resignation of Punjab's controversial cabinet minister Rana Gurjit Singh following allegations of corruption and money laundering against him. Chief…

NIA arrests arms supplier in Ludhiana RSS leader’s killing

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday said it has arrested an arms supplier involved in the murder of RSS leader Ravinder Gosain in Ludhiana in Punjab. An NIA official told IANS: "The agency has arrested Malook…

Facebook post of gangster leaves Punjab Police red-faced

Chandigarh: A gangster's Facebook post, admitting his crime of involvement in the killing of a Hindu leader in Amritsar, has left the Punjab Police embarrassed. Saraj Sandhu, who is being chased by the state police, not only admitted to…