Thursday, 26 May, 2022
TopicPunjab Police

Topic: Punjab Police

High Court directs CBI to hand over case files of 2015 sacrilege incidents to Punjab Police

The high court's directions came during a hearing on the plea of one of the accused in the sacrilege incidents, Sukhjinder Singh alias Sunny.

Controversial Punjab DIG resigns in support of farmer ‘brothers’

In resignation letter, Capt. Lakhminder Singh Jakhar, who is facing a corruption inquiry, has stated that the farm laws are detrimental to farmers & their future generations.

Supreme Court grants anticipatory bail to ex-Punjab DGP Sumedh Saini in murder case

A 1982-batch IPS officer, Saini was booked in May in connection with a 29-year-old case of abduction and murder of a Sikh youth in 1991.

Terror module of banned Khalistan group busted, says Punjab Police, arrests 2

Punjab Police claims the two arrested members of Khalistan Zindabad Force had been instigated by a Canada-based man to carry out killings in the state.

Sumedh Saini — KPS Gill protege & former Punjab top cop who’s being hunted by force he headed

A 1982-batch IPS officer, Saini had been on the run for 15 days in a 29-year-old case of abduction and murder of a Sikh youth during the militancy years in Punjab.

Murder & robbery case of Suresh Raina’s relatives solved, 3 arrested, says Punjab Police

The police said the three arrested are members of an inter-state gang of robber-criminals. Eleven other accused are yet to be arrested.

Pro-Khalistan terror module busted by Punjab Police, two arrested

Punjab Police said the two arrested were allegedly planning a major terror attack in Punjab in connivance with five criminals.

‘Intimidation’ or conflict? HC remark on judges’ recusal in Punjab ex-DGP case sparks debate

Former judges and advocates have objected to the reference as ‘avoidable’, saying the two judges recused from Punjab ex-DGP Sumedh Singh Saini case for personal reasons.

Robbers who murdered Suresh Raina’s relatives broke into 2 nearby places the same night

Punjab Police have lodged FIR and teams are working round the clock to catch culprits, including in other states. But no arrests have been made so far.

Punjab Police arrests father-son duo running ‘pharma drug cartel’ in India

Police say the duo is one of the biggest manufacturers & suppliers of different types of pharmaceutical opioids, controlling almost 70% of the total illegal drug trade.

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News anchors Rahul Shiv Shankar, Arnab Goswami, Sweta Singh, Bhupendra Chaubey and Navika Kumar | Arindam Mukherjee/ThePrint

Why do anchors have all the fun? Because it’s prime time on Indian news TV

If only all reporters were given more respect and airtime, we would be looking forward to switching on our TV sets at the end of the day.
A petrol pump staffer refills fuel in a two-wheeler in New Delhi, on 29 March 2022 | ANI photo

Modi govt won’t borrow extra this year to fund tax cuts, inflation target to stay at 4%

The cut in excise duty last week, coupled with an increase in fertiliser and food subsidies, is expected to cost the exchequer around Rs 3 lakh crore in the current financial year.


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What’s Combined Military Forces-Bahrain? US-backed coalition India joined on Quad sidelines

India is 35th member of the maritime counterterrorism partnership that also includes Pakistan, Australia, Bahrain, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany and Greece, among others.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.