Punjab CM protests special incentives for hill states


Punjab CM. Opposing the Centre’s decision to extend special incentives to the hill states, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today said he would pursue Punjab’s demand for extending similar incentives to the border areas and ‘Kandi’ (sub mountainous) belt. Talking to reporters at the Punjab Kala Bhawan after inaugurating a ‘Photo Journalists Welfare Association’ exhibition here,

Kisan Union took out Flag March at Lehragaga Kisan Union took out Flag March at Lehragaga

Bharti Kisan Union Unity organized a flag march to Vigilance Blocks in different villages. It was led by President Bahal Singh Dhindsa. This flag march has started from the Grain market in Lehragaga and went to different villages through the city. Farmer leader Bahal Singh Dhindsa and Janak Singh Bhutal said that the debt reliefs

Sidhu Forcibly Orders to demolish Grand Walk’s Parking: MC Ludhiana

It seems that the politics of vendetta which Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and Lok Insaaf Party MLA Siamrjeet Singh Bains doing, is going against them and now after the revelation which is being made by Municipal Commissioner Ludhiana in front of media will results in increasing problems for Navjot Sidhu and Bains in upcoming

Punjab’s Condition won’t compromise with Dera chief verdict: CM Amarinder Punjab’s Condition won’t compromise with Dera chief verdict: CM Amarinder

Punjab’s Condition won’t compromise with Dera chief verdict: CM Amarinder. Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh made a statement on the possibility of the disfigured condition in Punjab, due to the decision by the CBI Court on the Dera Chief. Capt Amarinder Singh has said that in any case, the condition of Punjab will not be

Chandigarh hair cutting incident: Another case of Braid Chopping Another case of Braid Chopping incident in Chandigarh

Chandigarh hair cutting incident. Mysterious Braid chopping incidents continued to create a threat in Punjab. A fresh case of the same has been received from the beautiful city Chandigarh. Woman’s hair chopped off in industrial area phase 2, Chandigarh.According to the information victim, Rekha was suffering from the illness from few days and suddenly family

Son Buried Fathers Body
Son Buried Father’s Body in His Own Home

Bathinda: Son Buried Fathers Body. The economic condition of Punjab is declining day by day, sometimes human cannot get ‘Coffin’ after death. The same case has been reported in the sub-division of Maur Mandi. The poor and the minor son did not have the money for the father’s cremation. He buried the dead body of

Violation of protocol-Rift arise between CMO and Protocol Department
Violation of protocol-Rift arise between CMO and Protocol Department

DP Correspondent : Narinder Jagga The matter of violation of protocol during the Independence day ceremony at Ferozpur has now rocking in Chandigarh. Navjot Singh Sidhu hoisted the flag in Ferozpur. While violating the protocol during the salute of the parade, some congressmen of the constituency had ascended in the parade Gypsy along with the

MC Commissioner admits action against Grand Walk was on Sidhu's 'Order'
MC Commissioner admits action against Grand Walk was on Sidhu’s ‘Order’

Few days after the Demolition drive at parking area of Grand Walk mall, Ludhiana Municipal Corporation Commissioner Jaskiran Singh admitted that the action against Grand Walk mall was on the order of Local bodies minister Navjot Singh Sidhu.Talking to media, MC Commissioner said that Minister has directed Secretary Local bodies and further they have received

Badal's Strong opposition on ‘Tax Holiday’ in Hill States
Badal’s Strong opposition on ‘Tax Holiday’ in Hill States

Badal opposition Tax Holiday in Hill States:Former Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said that the Centre’s decision to extend concessions to Punjab’s neighboring hill states will ‘directly and fatally’ hit Punjab and its economy. “No one deserves these concessions more than Punjab that has faced four active and bloody wars and is the only

Second Bullet Train to be started in Punjab, Amritsar to Delhi
Second Bullet Train to be started in Punjab, Amritsar to Delhi

A Second Bullet train will be started in Punjab. An Indian Railways bullet train will take you from Delhi to Amritsar via Chandigarh in the coming years. The speed of this bullet train is 300km/hour. The bullet train would complete the 458-km long train journey in 2 hours. Presently, the Delhi to Amritsar Shatabdi Express

Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla targets Government of Punjab
Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla targets Government of Punjab

Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla targets Government of Punjab. The BJP is organizing a new India resolution on 22nd and 23rd to eliminate the evils. It starts from the Jallianwala Bagh of Amritsar and commemorates Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Memorial in Madhopur, Pathankot, from different districts.Whose purpose is to create a new India of goodies except

Congress, SAD In Race To Pick Chottepur For Gurdaspur By-Polls
Congress, SAD In race to pick Chhotepur for Gurdaspur By-Polls

Congress, SAD In Race To Pick Chhotepur Gurdaspur by-Polls: Apna Punjab Party chief Sucha Singh Chhotepur Again in talks.   Chhotepur had been in Akali Dal for a long time and even he worked with the Congress party in Punjab, later joined the Aam Aadmi Party and became party Punjab convener. But during the elections

Captain not implementing plans of the Central Government: Harsimrat Badal
Captain not implementing plans of the Central Government: Harsimrat Badal

Central Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal discussed the Kisan Sampada Yojna with farmers and industrialists in a local hotel.   During Press Conference, She said that the central government has created many important schemes for the farmers of Punjab But Congress government of Punjab is not implementing plans in Punjab.Harsimrat said that the Congress

State govt to provide permanent remedy to protect crops in Mand area: Jakhar

State govt to provide permanent remedy to protect crops in Mand area: Jakhar. Slamming the Opposition for misleading the people on the issue of farmers’ debt, PPCC president Sunil Jakhar Thursday said that the State govt led by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh was making strenuous efforts for welfare of the farmers. Interacting with

DC takes stock of White-Fly attack in Barnala district
DC takes stock of White-Fly attack in Barnala district

DC takes stock of White-Fly attack in Barnala district Barnala: Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori on Thursday assured the cotton farmers of the Barnala district to not panic as the situation is already under control. He said that he is supervising a team of experts that is keeping a close watch on the white fly on

New policy formulated for marriage palaces: Vinnie Mahajan
New policy formulated for marriage palaces: Vinnie Mahajan

New policy formulated for marriage palaces: Vinnie Mahajan Roopnagar – The new policy created by the government to establish new marriage palaces and regularizing unauthorized marriage palaces in the state, Punjab Marriage Palace Honors Association praised during the meeting held at Puda Bhawan. Additional Chief Secretary Housing and Urban Development Department cum Vice Chairman Puda

SAD appoints Aujla and Mahajan as Advisors, Public Grievances
SAD appoints Aujla and Mahajan as Advisors, Public Grievances

SAD appoints Aujla and Mahajan as Advisors, Public Grievances Chandigarh: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Thursday appointed former civil officers P S Aujla and Ajay Mahajan as Senior Advisors to SAD President Sukhbir Singh Badal for Public Grievances.Disclosing this, SAD said that the party was confident that both officers, who had retired after a

Center’s Agricultural experts, examining cause of white-fly in Punjab
Center’s Agricultural experts, examining cause of white-fly in Punjab

Center Agricultural experts, examining cause of white-fly in Punjab Boha – visits are being made by the Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and the Indian government’s cabinet Harsimrat Kaur Badal to ascertain the causes of whitefly attack on cotton crop in Mansa district. Joint Director DC Rajak, Indian Government KW Deshkar, and Assistant Director Dr

Onus on state govt to get GST exemption on langar: Harsimrat
Onus on state govt to get GST exemption on langar: Harsimrat

Union Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal has said the onus was on the state government to ensure that the Centre acceded to the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC’s) demand to exempt purchases it made for ‘langar sewa’ at the community kitchen of GST.“I was the first to ask the SGPC that what they were

Humid weather conditions prevail in Punjab, Haryana
Humid weather conditions prevail in Punjab, Haryana

Humid weather conditions prevail in Punjab, Haryana Chandigarh- Hot and humid weather conditions today prevailed in Punjab and Haryana, with maximum temperatures rising few notches above normal in most parts of the states, a MeT department report said. Union Territory Chandigarh recorded a maximum temperature of 35.5 degrees Celsius, three notches above normal, the report said.In