India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 1, 2015
To celebrate 50th Anniversary of courage and valour of Indian soldiers in the 1965 Indo-Pakistan war, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today announced to mark September 9 as mega event at village Amarkot in Tarn Taran district, a spokesperson said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 31, 2015
Days after terror struck Dina Nagar in Gurdaspur, police in border district of Tarn Taran have started verifying the identity of women who cover their faces while riding two-wheelers.
Others News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Saturday April 18, 2015
A dance show by women performers was organised in Patti sub-jail located near the Indo-Pakistan border in Tarn Taran district of Punjab on the occasion of Baisakhi festival in violation of jail norms, a senior official said on Friday.
India News | A Vaidyanathan | Thursday April 4, 2013
A month after two Punjab Police constables were caught on camera brutally thrashing a young woman in Tarn Taran, the Supreme Court today slammed the state government for not taking corrective action.
Chandigarh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 20, 2013
A day after eight policemen were transferred in connection with the assault of a woman in Tarn Taran, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to provide CRPF security to the victim.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Monday March 11, 2013
Hours after getting a rap on the knuckles by the Supreme Court, the Punjab Police has arrested two constables who were caught on camera brutally thrashing a young woman last week.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 7, 2013
Two days after a magisterial probe was ordered, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said the policemen found guilty of thrashing a girl in Tarn Taran will be dismissed from service.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 6, 2013
Taking strong exception to recent incidents of police beating protesting contractual teachers in Bihar and a girl in Tarn Taran in Punjab, the Supreme Court on Wednesday sought explanation from the two states on the conduct of police personnel.
India News | Vikram Chowdhary | Tuesday March 5, 2013
The Punjab government has suspended two policemen and ordered a magisterial inquiry into the incident where a young woman was brutally beaten up by policemen in Tarn Taran near Amritsar. After the visuals, captured by a man with a cellphone, aired on news channels, there was widespread support for the girl.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 29, 2012
A woman official in the Punjab Sales Tax department has been arrested along with her husband from neighbouring Tarn Taran district on charges of spying for Pakistan. Police also suspect that the woman had links with Pakistan-based terror outfits and intelligence agencies.
Amritsar News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 2, 2012
The body of a 14-year-old school boy, who was kidnapped two days back, was found on Tuesday in Bhuchar village of Tarn Taran district in Punjab. Police said the victim's uncle, Surkit Kumar, who allegedly hatched a conspiracy for ransom, has been arrested.