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  • Punjab govt to bring out white paper on PPAs signed by Akalis: Captain

    Punjab govt to bring out white paper on PPAs signed by Akalis: Captain

    The White Paper will reveal all the documents signed by the previous SAD-BJP government in the state, as well as the power plants set up by them, which had caused undue burden on the state, the CM told reporters in an informal chat after the Governor’s address on the first day of the two-day special session of the Assembly.

    January 16, 2020
  • SAD seeks CBI probe into Rs 4100 Cr power scams

    SAD seeks CBI probe into Rs 4100 Cr power scams

    A high level delegation of the SAD which was led by its president Sukhbir Singh Badal, also urged the governor to direct the state government to dismiss all ministers and officials who had dealt with relevant files which had caused a Rs 4100 Crore loss to the state.

    January 15, 2020
  • Captain seeks panel for Guru Teg Bahadur’s 400th birth anniversary

    Captain seeks panel for Guru Teg Bahadur’s 400th birth anniversary

    In a letter to the PM, Amarinder pointed out that the state Government planned to celebrate the historic occasion in a befitting manner with a series of programmes through the year, beginning April 2020.

    January 13, 2020
  • Punjab to deploy robots for sewage cleaning

    Punjab to deploy robots for sewage cleaning

    Disclosing this on Monday, water supply and sanitation minister Razia Sultana stated that the project would be started from Muktsar Sahib on the auspicious occasion of Maghi.

    January 13, 2020
  • HP cricketer Harleen Deol to play in Women’s T20 World Cup

    HP cricketer Harleen Deol to play in Women’s T20 World Cup

    Expressing happiness over her selection, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) treasurer and HPCA chief Arun Dhumal said Himachal cricketers have hidden talent and tremendous sporting potential, given the right ecosystem and facilities.

    January 13, 2020
  • Chhapaak: Punjab govt holds special screening for acid attack victims

    Chhapaak: Punjab govt holds special screening for acid attack victims

    Speaking to reporters, the social security, women and child development minister, Aruna Chaudhary said that she salutes the bravery and courage exhibited by the acid attack surviving women in the face of heavy odds.

    January 11, 2020
  • Shahid Kapoor injured during Jersey shoot in Chandigarh

    Shahid Kapoor injured during Jersey shoot in Chandigarh

    The 40-day schedule of the film came to a halt post the accident.

    January 11, 2020
  • Eyeing next term, Captain says ‘not going anywhere’

    Eyeing next term, Captain says ‘not going anywhere’

    Amid slogans of ‘Saada naara, Captain dobaraa’ (Amarinder should be the CM again), Amarinder said he would not quit politics till he had ensured jobs for the youth and opportunities for all to grow in a progressive Punjab.

    January 9, 2020
  • BJP to pay heavy price for stubbornness over CAA: Captain

    BJP to pay heavy price for stubbornness over CAA: Captain

    An elected government which refuses to heed the voice of its people or respond to their anger is bound to lose their confidence and collapse, warned the Punjab CM, adding that the BJP’s stance on the issue smacked of a dangerously fascist approach that would lead to their eventual downfall.

    January 8, 2020
  • SAD should sever ties with NDA for lack of safety among minorities: Captain

    SAD should sever ties with NDA for lack of safety among minorities: Captain

    Expressing deep concern over Akal Takht’s (the highest temporal seat of Sikhism) acting Jathedar’s remarks, Amarinder said while he himself did not agree with the Akal Takht Jathedar’s remarks that Sikhs were not safe in India, the CM said that if the former did feel that way then he should take up the matter with the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and ask them to leave the BJP-led coalition government at the Centre, of which they are a part.

    January 7, 2020
  • SAD seeks assurance on protection of Sikhs in Pakistan

    SAD seeks assurance on protection of Sikhs in Pakistan

    SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal led the delegation which called on the external affairs minister and included senior SAD leaders and the heads of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Committee and Patna Sahib Committee.

    January 6, 2020
  • Punjab Vigilance Bureau attaches properties of offenders worth Rs 101 crore

    Punjab Vigilance Bureau attaches properties of offenders worth Rs 101 crore

    Disclosing this, VB Chief Director-cum-ADGP BK Uppal said the VB has taken the bold initiative to attach the ill-gotten properties of the accused during the period in four different cases.

    January 1, 2020
  • BJP trying to change Constitution’s preamble: Captain

    BJP trying to change Constitution’s preamble: Captain

    His government will not allow the implementation of CAA in Punjab and the Congress would continue to fight it tooth and nail, declared Amarinder, addressing Punjab leaders and workers at a protest march and dharna, joined by senior party leaders.

    December 30, 2019
  • Captain blames SAD-BJP misrule for Punjab’s 13th rank in good governance

    Captain blames SAD-BJP misrule for Punjab’s 13th rank in good governance

    The CM said the Akali president is deceiving the people with his blatant misinformation on the GGI report which was based on the evaluation of 18 States on the GGI by the Union government’s department of administrative reforms and public grievances and Centre for Good Governance.

    December 29, 2019
  • Toll free number to contain drug menace

    Toll free number to contain drug menace

    While stating this on Thursday, a spokesman of Haryana Police said that any person who has any information regarding drug supply network or others can share it with the Police.

    December 26, 2019
  • Unemployed Haryana youth to get training for online jobs

    Unemployed Haryana youth to get training for online jobs

    Sharing more information in this regard, Haryana education minister Kanwar Pal said that in the first phase, the graduate and Post-graduate students studying at Government Post Graduate College Sector-1 Panchkula, Pandit Chiranji Lal Sharma Government Postgraduate College Karnal, Government Post Graduate College Hisar, Dronacharya Government College Gurugram and Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru Government College Sector-16, Faridabad will get training.

    December 24, 2019
  • New traffic rules to promote corruption among the traffic cops: AAP

    New traffic rules to promote corruption among the traffic cops: AAP

    In a joint statement, Leader of Opposition (LoP), Harpal Singh Cheema and deputy leader of Opposition, Sarabjeet Kaur Manuke said that hike in the fines won’t help stop traffic violations on the roads, saying the traffic police was not equipped with the adequate infrastructure.

    December 20, 2019