Monday, 16 May, 2022
TopicPunjab Police

Topic: Punjab Police

Punjab govt issues notification for withdrawal of sacrilege cases from CBI

The cases will now be probed by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Punjab police. 

‘Hurdles’ this Pashtun leader faced just to travel from Islamabad to Karachi

Here’s what’s happening across the border: Punjab police introduce new measure to prevent honour killing, and a special force deployed in Murree for tourist safety.

Less than 10% of people in UP & Punjab are satisfied with their police force

According to a Common Cause-CSDS report, just 8% of people in UP and 9% in Punjab find performance and perception if police satisfactory. Himachal & Haryana top the list with 71%.

How the Khalistan Liberation Force ‘planned and executed’ the murder of an RSS activist

The NIA, in its chargesheet, has accused two sharpshooters, multiple NRIs operatives of the KLF, as well as British national Jagtar Singh Johal alias Jaggi.

Punjab police cracking down on deadly nexus of gangsters, Sikh radicals

Gangster Vicky Gounder, who was gunned down by police last week, had links with Sikh radicals and procured arms from them.

Jaggi in #SaveJaggi campaign is Briton who was in touch with Khalistanis: Punjab Police

NIA took over all seven cases; Punjab cops claim Jaggi was in touch with Khalistani terror elements in the UK and Pakistan.

NIA to probe all 7 murder cases of RSS, other Right-wing leaders in Punjab

Two men linked to a Khalistani terror module were caught, admitted their involvement in incidents of murder and attempted murder in the state.

Police relied on traditional methods to crack high profile Punjab killings

4 linked to Khalistani terror module arrested, police used traditional methods like network of informers and legwork to zero in on suspects.

RSS leader’s murder: Punjab cops clueless despite six similar cases in 18 months

No arrests have been made in any of these cases; assailants adopt similar modus operandi; all murders have taken place in and around Ludhiana.

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Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Shehbaz Sharif on 7 April | Photographer: Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

The four-point plan to revive Pakistan’s economy—from land reform to real estate

Pakistan must reduce non-productive expenditures like defence. The country's political economy has been overdetermined by the imperative of 'national security'.

Bad timing could hamper LIC IPO

Most early public enterprise IPOs have been trading 75% below their original price, small investors concerned.


Representational image of army personnel in Ladakh | ANI

India ‘doesn’t foresee’ border fighting with China, but ‘won’t back down’ if tensions reignite

Aim is to ensure not just disengagement of troops, but overall de-escalation. Govt in favour of solving tensions through talks as it wants peace with all neighbours including China.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.