Patiala: News

31 Mar 2024


Zomato delists restaurant after girl dies eating cake ordered online

Zomato announced on Sunday that it has delisted a restaurant and barred its owner after a 10-year-old girl died after eating a birthday cake bought online from the restaurant in Patiala.

23 Mar 2024

Indian Penal Code

Punjab: 21 killed after consuming spurious liquor in Sangrur

The death toll in Sangrur, Punjab, due to suspected consumption of spurious liquor reached 21 on Saturday.

14 Mar 2024

Congress Party

Preneet Kaur, wife of ex-Punjab CM Amarinder Singh, joins BJP

A year after being ousted from the Congress, Patiala MP Preneet Kaur officially joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Delhi on Thursday.

08 Dec 2023

Navjot Singh Sidhu

Navjot Singh Sidhu's son gets married in Patiala. See pics

Congress leader and former Indian cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu, on Thursday, celebrated the wedding of his son, Karan Sidhu to Inayat Randhawa in Patiala.

14 Jul 2022

Human Trafficking

Human trafficking: Patiala Court upholds Daler Mehndi's 2-year imprisonment sentence

Patiala Sessions Court has decided to uphold singer Daler Mehndi's two-year imprisonment sentence in a human trafficking case that transpired 19 years ago.

26 May 2022

Congress Party

From chia seeds to chamomile tea: Jailed Sidhu's 'diet chart'

Jailed Indian National Congress (INC) leader Navjot Singh Sidhu has been prescribed a special diet after he was diagnosed with obesity and metabolic disorder.

Tough days ahead for Navjot Singh Sidhu in Patiala jail

Tough days are ahead for the former Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu lodged in the Patiala Central Jail as he will undergo rigorous imprisonment with no special treatment or food.

30 Apr 2022


Patiala: Senior cops removed, FIRs filed, internet blocked after clashes

The Punjab government on Saturday cracked the whip on the police, dismissing three top officers after two groups clashed during an anti-Khalistan march in Patiala on Friday, leaving four people injured.

29 Jun 2021

2020 Tokyo Olympics

Olympic-bound shot-putter Tajinder Toor's impressive form continues

Olympic-bound shot-putter Tajinder Pal Singh Toor continued his impressive form as he produced yet another big throw while winning gold on the fourth and penultimate day of the National Inter-State Athletics Championships in Patiala on Monday.

26 Jun 2021


Indian men's 4x400m relay team gets closer to Olympic berth

The Indian men's 4x400m relay team enhanced its chances of qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics with a 3:01.89 time on the opening day of the National Inter-State Athletics Championships in Patiala on Friday.

22 Jun 2021

Dutee Chand

Shot-putter Tajinder Toor qualifies for Olympics

Shot-putter Tajinder Pal Singh Toor qualified for the Tokyo Olympics with an Asian and national record throw at the Indian Grand Prix 4 in Patiala.

12 Apr 2020


Police attacked in Punjab's Patiala; cop's hand chopped off

Early Sunday morning, cops were attacked at a wholesale vegetable market in the Patiala district of Punjab, the police said.

31 Jul 2019

Sunny Leone

Sunny's phone-number from 'Arjun Patiala' becomes nightmare for Delhi man

Diljit Dosanjh's Arjun Patiala landed in a controversy, after a man alleged that fans of Sunny Leone have been calling him demanding "shameful favors."

08 Jun 2018


After outrage, Punjabi University revokes ban on shorts for girls

A day after a ban on girls wearing shorts to the hostel mess created a flutter among the students, Punjabi University (Patiala) has revoked the order.

14 Apr 2018

Neeraj Chopra

CWG 2018: Neeraj Chopra wins gold in javelin throw

Neeraj Chopra today became the first Indian javelin thrower to claim a gold medal at the CWG, with a season's best effort of 86.47m in the final.

31 Mar 2018

Shamsher Singh

Court suspends Daler Mehndi's jail term in illegal immigration case

In a respite to Punjabi pop singer Daler Mehndi, a Patiala court today suspended the two-year jail term awarded to him in an illegal immigration case.

07 Jan 2018


Serial killer behind 7 murders in 22 years finally arrested

Following the murder of Patiala's Rajinder Singh on 30 December, police arrested a Ludhiana-based 47-year-old auto-rickshaw driver, Jagroop Singh in connection with the killing.