Jalandhar: News

After Chandigarh University, protests erupt in LPU over student's suicide

Days after massive student protests rocked Chandigarh University (CU), students at the Lovely Professional University (LPU), Jalandhar, were seen embroiled in protests over an alleged student suicide.

29 Jun 2022


Maharashtra: How 'people's officer' Mittali Sethi transforming children's education, sanitation

The story of Mittali Sethi, a female Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer posted in Chandrapur in Maharashtra is proving to be an inspiration for many.

18 Oct 2021


Punjab Police officer's car runs over 2 women; 1 dead

A speeding car mowed down two young women in Jalandhar, Punjab this morning, killing one of them and critically injuring the other.

06 Mar 2021

Kidnapping Case

UP: Kidnapped three-year-old girl rescued from Punjab

A three-year-old girl, who was kidnapped from a locality in Fatehpur, Uttar Pradesh, was rescued from Punjab's Jalandhar, police said on Saturday.

29 Dec 2020

Mukesh Ambani

Farmers protest: Over 1,500 mobile towers damaged, Captain issues warning

The agitation of farmers took a pernicious turn when protesters started damaging mobile towers to register an objection against Reliance Jio, owned by business tycoon Mukesh Ambani.

17 Aug 2020


Varun Tiwari is all set to become a global icon

Varun Tiwari is a versatile man when it comes to music and dance.

29 Dec 2019


Protests against Raveena Tandon, Farah Khan, Bharti Singh in Punjab

On Friday, peaceful protests were carried out in several parts of Punjab against actor Raveena Tandon, director/choreographer Farah Khan, and comedian Bharti Singh, for allegedly hurting the religious sentiments of the Christian community on a television program.

08 Sep 2019


Punjab: CM Amarinder Singh bans controversial TV serial, amid protests

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh issued an order on Sunday, immediately banning the telecast of controversial TV serial Ram Siya Ke Luv Kush.

09 Jun 2019


Identical twins graduate from IMA together; to serve different army-units

Identical twins, Abhinav Pathak and Parinav Pathak born only two minutes apart, created history by becoming the first pair of identical twins to graduate together from the prestigious Indian Military Academy (IMA).

03 Jun 2019


Jalandhar: Man, accused of raping 11-year-old, beaten to death

In a distressing turn of events, a 39-year-old man was beaten to death in Jalandhar on Sunday afternoon. The man allegedly raped an 11-year-old girl after which the locals lost their cool.

25 May 2019

Kapil Sharma

Kapil Sharma, his wife Ginni Chatrath set to become parents?

Kapil Sharma and his wife Ginni Chatrath are probably celebrating now, as they are expecting their first child, a source close to the comedian-actor revealed.

09 Jan 2019


Kerala nun, who demanded rape-accused bishop Mulakkal's arrest, served notice

A nun, who published poems, bought a car and took part in a protest against former bishop of Jalandhar diocese Bishop Franco Mulakkal in connection with a rape case, has been issued notice by her congregation based in Aluva, Kerala, for leading a life "against principles of religious life".

06 Jan 2019

Andhra Pradesh

'Kauravas were test-tube babies' comment gets slammed by science body

Andhra Pradesh University Vice-Chancellor G Nageshwar Rao's statement at Indian Science Congress, where he said the Kauravas of Mahabharata were test-tube babies, has drawn criticism from Breakthrough Science Society.

19 Dec 2018


Here's how Kapil Sharma welcomed Ginni Chatrath to her 'sasural'

Ginni Chatrath recently started the new journey of her life with Kapil Sharma, and her husband is busy making every day special for her.

15 Dec 2018


#KapilSharmaWedding: Newlyweds look head-over-heels in love during the reception

Kapil Sharma and Ginni Chatrath are officially man and wife now. The couple tied the knot in an extravagant ceremony in Jalandhar on Wednesday.

13 Dec 2018


#KapilSharmaWedding: Hope lady luck works for him, says Sunil Grover

Kapil Sharma and Ginni Chatrath are officially man and wife now. The couple got married in Jalandhar last evening.

13 Dec 2018

Kapil Sharma

#KapilSharmaWedding: Groom thought of running away before pheras (watch video)

Not just Isha Ambani, but Kapil Sharma too got hitched on Wednesday. The renowned comedian tied the knot with his girlfriend Ginni Chatrath in Jalandhar.

Jalandhar: Couple buys jewellery worth Rs. 1.9lakh with fake notes

In a tragicomic incident, a jeweller from Jalandhar was cheated of Rs. 1.90 lakh worth of jewellery by a couple using fake currency.

22 Oct 2018

Kapil Sharma

Revealed: Ginni Chatrath had this condition before marrying Kapil Sharma

It's raining weddings in Bollywood these days. After the announcement of Ranveer Singh-Deepika Padukone's wedding, comedian Kapil Sharma has announced his.

22 Oct 2018

Kapil Sharma

Confirmed! Kapil Sharma-Ginni Chatrath to get married on December 12

Celebrations are in the air for comedian-turned-actor Kapil Sharma on both personal and professional front.

22 Oct 2018


Kerala nun rape: Major witness, Father Kuriakose, suspiciously found dead

In yet another twist to the Kerala nun rape case, a priest who had earlier publicly spoken against the accused, Bishop Franco Mulakkal, has been found dead.

20 Oct 2018


#AmritsarTrainTragedy: Services between Amritsar, Jalandhar affected after train accident

All services between Jalandhar and Amritsar remained suspended for hours after Dussehra revelers were mowed down by a train near Amritsar, railway officials said.

18 Oct 2018


Rose-petals, cheers, and posters welcome rape-accused Franco Mulakkal in Jalandhar

That Franco Mulakkal is accused of raping a nun, repeatedly, had little effect on his followers, who gave a hero's welcome to him in Jalandhar on Wednesday.

20 Sep 2018


Kerala nun rape: Bishop Mulakkal's interrogation continues for second day

A special investigation team, probing the rape case of a nun by a Roman Catholic bishop, today resumed his interrogation.

18 Sep 2018


Rape-accused Jalandhar bishop moves anticipatory bail plea in Kerala HC

Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of raping a nun, today filed an anticipatory bail application in the Kerala High Court, claiming that the allegations against him were a "cooked up" story to "wreak vengeance".

07 Jun 2018

Lok Sabha

Punjab: Seat-swapping on agenda of Amit Shah and Badals meet

Bharatiya Janata Party's President Amit Shah is set to meet Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)'s patriarch Parkash Singh Badal and chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday.

11 Feb 2018


16-year-old Dalit girl allegedly gang-raped in moving car in Ludhiana

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly abducted from her house and gang-raped in a moving car by four men she knew.

25 Jul 2017


Punjab: Youth has his girlfriend raped to avoid marriage

A Jalandhar youth resorted to inhumanity allegedly to avoid marriage to his girlfriend: he got her raped so he could refuse on this excuse.

Ashutosh Maharaj: Court allows followers to keep his dead-body

The Haryana High Court has granted permission for the followers of Ashutosh Maharaj, a long-dead spiritual guru to keep his body in a commercial freezer.

08 Aug 2016

Amarinder Singh

RSS Vice-President shot at in Punjab

Vice-President of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, Jagdish Gagneja, was shot on 6th August, 2016 in Jalandhar.