The Border Security Force Tuesday recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition including three AK-47 rifles, two pistols, six hand grenades and 250 rounds near the Indo-Pak border at the Kassowal border outpost in Gurdaspur Sector.
Punjab's most wanted gangster Vicky Gounder was on Friday killed in a fierce encounter in Rajasthan's Sri Ganganagar district. In another operation by Punjab police Nabha jailbreak mastermind Prema Lahoria was also killed.
In a major blow to Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday set aside the appointment of his Chief Principal Secretary Suresh Kumar, holding it ultra vires of the Constitution.
The Punjab and Haryana High Court today allowed Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala's son Vikas Barala, charged for stalking and attempting to abduct a 29-year-old woman, to appear in an examination on December 18 under police custody.
An auto-rickshaw driver, the prime accused in the case of raping a woman in Chandigarh a few days ago, allegedly attempted suicide inside a jail today by stabbing himself with a "piece of broken glass," police said.