Articles about Patiala

14 Jul 2022

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

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.

07 Jun 2020

India's Olympic-bound boxers will need to wait before resuming training

Top Indian boxers will have to wait for some more time before resuming training.

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."

Indian weightlifter under IWF dope scanner: Details here

Indian weightlifter Swati Singh has found herself under the scanner of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) for doping violations.

23 Jun 2019

Punjab: Prime accused in 2015 sacrilege case murdered inside jail

Tensions have been flying high and security has been stepped up in Punjab after prime accused in the 2015 Bargari sacrilege case was killed inside the jail on Sunday.

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

Human Trafficking
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.

17 Feb 2018

Bollywood News
T-Series to invest Rs. 500 crore in films this year

Bhushan Kumar's T-Series is all set to rule 2018 as it will invest a whopping Rs. 500 crore across 10 films this year.

11 Jan 2018

Arjuna Award
Wrestler and coach Sukhchain Singh Cheema dies in road accident

Renowned wrestler and coach, Sukhchain Singh Cheema died in a road accident on Wednesday night.

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.

04 Dec 2017

Kumar Vishwas v/s AAP: Discusses AAP 2.0 with ousted leaders

AAP leader, Kumar Vishwas once again made statements suggesting that all wasn't well between him and the party.

08 Nov 2016

Delhi boy slams Ranji Trophy's fastest ton

Delhi's Rishabh Pant rewrote records as he went on to score the fastest 100 in the history of Ranji Trophy. His 100 came in just 48 balls while batting against Jharkhand in Trivandrum. The match, however, ended in a draw.