Farmers burnt stubble in protest, sent memorandum to CM
Punjab farmers burnt stubble in protest, sent memorandum to CM


As a protest against the prohibition for burning the paddy straw on the Chandigarh border ‘Bhartiya Kisan Union’ (Rajewal) marched for their demands. A large number of police personnel were deployed by Mohali and Chandigarh Administration and to deal with any kind of violence situation, the police had also arranged Riot-proof vehicles and armed forces.

Gill Commission detects 47 cases of political vendetta

Chandigarh , September – 19 :-The Justice (Retd) Mehtab Singh Gill Commission of Inquiry on Tuesday submitted to Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh its second interim report, which has found political vendetta involved in all the 47 cases identified by it as false. The Commission has recommended cancellation of FIRs in 37 of these cases,

Dal Khalsa takes a dig at the Union government over Rohingya Muslims

DP Correspondent Chandigarh- Dal Khalsa takes a dig at the Union government for describing the Rohingya Muslims “illegal” immigrants and threat to ‘national security” in the Supreme Court. Party spokesperson Kanwar Pal Singh said by definition all refugees are ‘illegal’ until the respective state grants them ‘refugee status’ and allow them to stay. “Even Tibetans,

Dera functionary arrested, search for Honeypreet continues Dera functionary arrested, search for Honeypreet continues

Dera functionary arrested, search for Honeypreet continues Chandigarh – Haryana Police have made two fresh arrests in connection with incidents of violence which broke out on August 25 in Panchkula after sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was convicted in a rape case. Pradeep Goyal Insan, a Dera functionary, was arrested on Sunday from Udaipur

Congress Beopar Cell meets Manpreet Badal

Congress Beopar Cell meets Manpreet Badal. Members of Punjab Pradesh Congress committee Beopar Cell met Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal and discussed issues of traders with him at Chandigarh. The delegation of Beopar cell was led by chairman Jatinder Pal Singh Bedi. Sandeep Sandhu who is the Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to chief minister

Chandigarh tourism hotels made fortunes after SC's ban on liquor
Chandigarh tourism hotels made fortunes after SC’s ban on liquor

Chandigarh tourism hotels made fortunes after SC’s ban on liquor. With the ban imposed by the Supreme Court in December 2016 on opening of restaurants, pubs and liquor vends in the 500 meter radius of National Highways, the hotels of the Chandigarh Administration and Tourism Development Corporation (CITCO) are earning well.It was discussed at the

HCS paper leakage: SIT to probe, HC recommends suspension of Registrar
HCS paper leakage: SIT to probe, HC recommends suspension of Registrar

HCS paper leakage: SIT to probe, HC recommends suspension of Registrar (Recruitment) Chandigarh(DP Correspondent) – As per the recommendations made by the High Court Committee, which has investigated the HCS (Judicial Branch) preliminary examination paper leakage, Full Bench of the Punjab and Haryana High Court, said on Friday that the Chandigarh Police be asked to investigate

Deficiencies not taken care of by Tarntarn and Chd Homeopathic Colleges
Deficiencies not taken care of by Tarantaran and Chandigarh Homeopathic Colleges

Deficiencies not taken care of by Tarantaran and Chandigarh Homeopathic Colleges Chandigarh(Sajan Sharma) – Tarantaran Homeopathic College and Homeopathic Medical college and hospital, Chandigarh are found unsuitable for the admissions for this session (2017-18) as regulatory body Central Council of Homeopathy found various deficiencies in these colleges. Both these colleges had 120 seats as 70 seats

This time gate of the Bhakra Dam will not open: Chief Engineer
This time gate of the Bhakra Dam will not open: Chief Engineer

This time gate of the Bhakra Dam will not open: Chief Engineer. ‘This time the gate of the Bhakra Dam will not be opened and not a single drop of water will be gone. Electricity is being generated from every drop of water.’ These words were expressed by Sanjeev Suri at the Sutlej House during

Center agrees to review for 31,000 crore loan issue, committee constituted
Center agrees to review for 31,000 crore loan issue, committee constituted

Center agrees to review for 31,000 crore loan issue, committee constituted Chandigarh (Narinder Jagga,14 Sept) – The Centre has agreed to review the issue of Rs 31,000 loan on Punjab. According to the sources, a committee has been constituted for this purpose. This has been done on the repeated requests by the Punjab Government. During the

BJP will protest against Congress government on Sept 16
BJP will protest against Congress government on Sept 16

BJP will protest against Congress government on Sept 16. After 6 months of the Captain government, the Bharatiya Janata Party will protest against the Punjab Congress government in Punjab on September 16, 2017 on invitation of its state President, Punjab. It may be recalled that on September 16, 2017, the Congress government of Punjab will

Italy’s Hera group proposes setting up effluent treatment plant in Punjab
Italy’s Hera group proposes setting up effluent treatment plant in Punjab

Italy’s Hera group proposes setting up effluent treatment plant in Punjab Encouraged by the industry-friendly policies of the Captain Amarinder-led government, Italy’s multi-utility Hera Group has evinced interest in setting up an industrial waste conversion project in Punjab on BOT basis. This was conveyed to Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh by a high-level company delegation

CM marks Saragarhi Day with London launch of his book
CM marks Saragarhi Day with London launch of his book

CM marks Saragarhi Day with London launch of his book Chandigarh – As the evocative bugle sound of The Last Post resonated in London’s National Royal Museum, there was a hushed silence among the august audience. The 120th anniversary of the Saragarhi battle, marked by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder with the launch here of

Punjab: No UC certificate of Rs. 800 crore, Center stops 1100 crore scholarship
Punjab: No UC certificate of Rs. 800 crore, Center stops 1100 crore scholarship

No UC certificate of Rs. 800 crore, Centre stops 1100 crore scholarship funds to Punjab. Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga, Sept 13): The central government has stopped the release of 1100 crore rupees funds to Punjab for not providing utility certificates of Rs. 800 crores amount used in the past under post matric scholarship schemes. The amount was

Varinder Kundu transferred for favouring his daughter

Haryana Government transferred many IAS officers yesterday, but the main thing is Varinder Kundu has been shifted as Additional Chief Secretary, Science and Technology department. This transfer has been seen as the politics of Vedentta against Varinder Kundu, who is the father of Varnika Kundu who had been stalked by Haryana BJP Chief Subhash Barala’s

Varnika Kundu to hit the floor again

Varnika Kundu victim Chandigarh stalking case hit the floor again. “It makes complete sense that my first gig after a complete upheaval of my life, will be to kick off Ladies’ nights!”, reads a post of the girl who bravely fought back against the boys who stalked her and later tried to abduct her on

PGIMER drug survey again nails Rahul’s lie on addiction in Punjab: Sukhbir
PGIMER drug survey again nails Rahul’s lie on addiction in Punjab: Sukhbir

PGIMER drug survey again nails Rahul’s lie on addiction in Punjab: Sukhbir Chandigarh – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday said the latest PGIMER survey listing drug addiction in Punjab at less than one per cent had yet again nailed the lie of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and exposed the

Chd, Amritsar airports to end hand baggage stamping tags
Chd, Amritsar airports to end hand baggage stamping tags

Chd, Amritsar airports to end hand baggage stamping tags New Delhi: Ten more airports in the country including Amritsar, Chandigarh, Pune and Ranchi will soon do away with the practice of stamping domestic passengers’ hand baggage tags, a new air travel regime that began at civil airports in April this year. A total of 17

‘Captain Smart Connect Scheme’ gets delayed
‘Captain Smart Connect Scheme’ gets delayed

Captain Smart Connect Scheme gets delayed Chandigarh – Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh’s ‘Captain Smart Connect Scheme’ under which he had promised free smartphones for connecting youth digitally with the world seems to be a distant dream. The government has decided to hire a consultancy firm to finalise the scheme and opening tenders for