India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 23, 2015
Police remand of extradited Babbar Khalsa militant Jagtar Singh Tara was today extended by three days after he was produced in a Patiala court following completion of his five-day custody.
Wednesday December 17, 2014
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has fined ICICI Bank Ltd and state-run Bank of Baroda over violations of customer protection rules that allowed fraudsters to cash fake checks and postal orders for up to two years.
Cities | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Wednesday December 10, 2014
Three people including a woman were arrested by Patiala Police with 3 kg gold biscuits at the Shambhu barrier on the Punjab-Haryana border on Wednesday.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Organisers of an international Sufi conference, scheduled to be held at Punjabi University in Patiala on December 9-10, have cancelled invitation to the Pakistan High Commissioner and the 15-member team of Sufi singers from the neighbouring country f...
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Surekha, the first Indian woman pole vaulter to clear 4.0 metres, previously held the national record of 4.08 metres, set at a national circuit meet in Patiala in 2006.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 3, 2014
The Indian women's hockey squad was picked on the basis of players' performances in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games and selection trials conducted at NIS in Patiala on August 10.
Offbeat | Aditi Shorewal | Sunday August 31, 2014
Avtar Singh Mauni, 60-year-old resident of Patiala, is on the verge of a world record courtesy his 100 pound turban. When unwrapped, Mr Mauni claims, it stretches to 645 metres - almost the same length as 13 Olympic-sized swimming pools.
NDTVSports | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Vijender Singh skipped the national trials in Patiala on Tuesday and opted out of the upcoming Asian Games after failing to recover from a nose injury.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 25, 2014
Former union minister and Congress leader Preneet Kaur has won the Patiala seat in Punjab, where votes are being counted for two assembly seats.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
Hockey India High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans has written to the Sports Authority of India about the artificial turfs at NIS Patiala being in a "dangerous" condition and will effect the preparation of the women's team for the Asian Games.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
By-Polls to the Assembly seats of Talwandi Sabo and Patiala, where former Union minister Preneet Kaur is one of the contestants, were on Thursday held peacefully with around 82.34 and 60 per cent polling respectively.
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Thursday July 31, 2014
Born into an aristocratic family in Bharatpur and married to the daughter of the former Maharaja of Patiala, K. Natwar Singh is the archetypal establishment figure in Delhi.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
The Patiala House district court, currently housed in the erstwhile palace of the Maharaja of Patiala near India Gate in Central Delhi, will soon have a new address.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday June 2, 2014
Yannick Nihangaza, the Burundi student who is lying comatose for more than two years in a Patiala nursing home after a brutal attack, can finally go home.
Press Trust of India | Saturday May 24, 2014
Mary Kom, who was on comeback trail after taking an almost two-year-long break due to the birth of her third child, lost to Pinki Jangra (51kg) in the finals of the three-day selection trials which concluded in Patiala today. She was then left out...
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 1, 2014
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate from Patiala Lok Sabha seat Dharamvir Gandhi was today injured after he was allegedly attacked by some persons owing allegiance to ruling Akali Dal.
Elections News | Ketki Angre | Friday April 25, 2014
Preneet Kaur, the minister of state for external affairs, is banking on her family name, besides her husband Amarinder Singh's clout in the region, to win a fourth term in the Lok Sabha.
Elections News | NDTV.com | Friday April 18, 2014
The Buck Stops Here travels to Amritsar, where BJP's Arun Jaitley is pitted against Congress' Amarinder Singh. Mr Jaitley responds to Captain Amarinder's 'outsider' charge with a Patiala peg swipe. He says if the measure of being a Punjabi is a Patia...
Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 4, 2014
A team of doctors from Hungary visited the national weightlifting camp currently being held at the NIS for out-of-competition dope tests.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 20, 2014
A thick blanket of fog today enveloped most parts of Punjab and Haryana, disrupting normal life with cold conditions prevailing in both the states.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 10, 2014
The ongoing cold wave intensified in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh today with mercury plummeting to up to four notches below normal even as dense fog continued to play havoc with normal life in the region.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 27, 2013
Freezing cold conditions continued to sweep most places in Punjab and Haryana with Adampur reeling at 1.1 degrees Celsius.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 19, 2013
Dense fog threw normal life out of gear at several places in Punjab and Haryana while minimum temperatures witnessed a slight increase today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 17, 2013
A thick blanket of fog enveloped most parts of Punjab and Haryana today, disrupting normal life and hitting air, rail and road traffic.