Jan 06

Congress govt playing with lives of farmers: Sukhbir
Congress govt playing with lives of farmers: Sukhbir

Congress govt playing with lives of farmers: Sukhbir Chandigarh – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday said Congress government was playing with the lives of Punjab farmers by proposing to implement a fraudulent crop loan waiver which left out genuine beneficiaries and demanded it be scrapped and replaced with a comprehensive waiver

Cong govt playing with lives of farmers – Sukhbir Badal
Cong govt playing with lives of farmers – Sukhbir Badal

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today said the Congress government was playing with the lives of Punjab farmers by proposing to implement a fraudulent crop loan waiver which left out genuine beneficiaries and demanded it be scrapped and replaced with a comprehensive waiver covering all indebted farmers.In a statement here, the SAD

Sukhbir demands registration of case against Bajwa, for obstructing justice
Sukhbir demands registration of case against Bajwa, for obstructing justice

Sukhbir demands registration of case against Bajwa, for obstructing justice Chandigarh – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday while condemning police inaction which led to the suicide of international Karate player Kuldeep Kaur in Batala on Wednesday, demanded an inquiry into the political interference by Rural Development Minister Tript Rajinder Singh

Mohali Mayor suspended for misuse of power & causing loss to the state exchequer
Mohali Mayor suspended for misuse of power & causing loss to the state exchequer

Mohali Mayor suspended for misuse of power & causing loss to the state exchequer. “The corrupt practices would not be tolerated at any cost and as part of this commitment the Mayor of Municipal Corporation, Mohali Kulwant Singh has been suspended along with 3 other officers after taking strong note of the misdemeanors of these

Like Bihar, Punjab to celebrate 550th birthday of Guru Nanak on grand scale
Like Bihar, Punjab to celebrate 550th birthday of Guru Nanak on grand scale

Like Bihar, Punjab to celebrate 550th birthday of Guru Nanak on grand scale Chandigarh – Like Bihar government, the Punjab government will too accord grand scale celebrations to 550th birth anniversary of first Sikh master Guru Nanak Dev in 2019. Although the celebrations will be across the State, but main celebrations will be at Sultanpur Lodhi,

Mentally unstable man kills 6, arrested
Mentally unstable man kills 6, arrested

A mentally unstable man, who had allegedly murdered six persons in just two hours with an iron rod, was arrested on Tuesday in Haryana’s Palwal city, police said. The crime took place within 100 metres of the police station early on Tuesday and was recorded in a CCTV camera that led to his arrest.The accused,

17 rare manuscripts found missing from PU
17 rare manuscripts found missing from PU

17 rare manuscripts found missing from PU Chandigarh – Rare ancient manuscripts of 17th and 18th century glorifying the Sikh religion and history have been found missing from Panjab University Library and right now no one knows where these manuscripts are kept. According to sources, the missing 17 manuscripts belonged to the time when Sikh institutions

Chandigarh: Robbery accused arrested
Chandigarh: Robbery accused arrested

Robbery accused arrested: Chandigarh Central DSP Ram Gopal today held a press conference. Chandigarh police arrested two people in cases of robbery. The accused identified as Ayush and Jatendra.The accused were involved in robbery of Mobile, Auto rickshaw and Activa on December 20. Three accused were arrested by the Chandigarh Police on 28th, on whom

Punjab Governor, CM hope for peaceful New Year
Punjab Governor, CM hope for peaceful New Year

Punjab Governor, CM hope for peaceful New Year: Chandigarh, Punjab Governor V.P. Singh Badnore and Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday wished a happy, peaceful and prosperous New Year, with the optimism the year would usher in a new era of growth and development for Punjab.In a message, the Chief Minister extended greetings to the people

Now, govt buses need not to stop at toll plazas
Now, govt buses need not to stop at toll plazas

Now, govt buses need not to stop at toll plazas. Chandigarh –The government-run buses will no more halt at the toll plazas on the national highways as the Punjab Transport Department has entered into an agreement with two private banks, HDFC and Axis, for the electronic payment, FASTag at toll plazas. With this new system, not

Businessmen leaving state due to increased feeling of insecurity: SAD
Businessmen leaving state due to increased feeling of insecurity: SAD

CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Friday said it was condemnable that businessmen were leaving Punjab because of the failure of the law and order machinery to secure their life and RE: In a statement here, SAD spokesman Parambans Singh Romana Said the recent migration of a Jaitu family in Faridkot had revealed the

Chandigarh SSP given relief to Disco and Bar owners on New Year eve

Chandigarh’s SSP has given relief to the Disco and bar owners in Chandigarh. The clubs and bars were ordered to close at 12 am. But SSP Chandigarh ordered today that they can open disco and bars till 1 a.m on new year eve. This order has given because disco and bars were in heavy loss.

Chandigarh Police Arrangements Regarding New Year Eve 2017-2018
Chandigarh Police Arrangements Regarding New Year Eve 2017-2018

Keeping in view of the New Year Eve (Celebrations) of 2018, Chandigarh Police has made large-scale arrangements of law & order and also for the purpose of traffic regulation so that the citizen of Chandigarh can celebrate the New Year without any inconvenience. All Hotels, Clubs, Restaurants, Community Centers, Markets, prominent places will be covered

SAD demands rollback of decision to slash government holidays
SAD demands rollback of decision to slash government holidays

SAD demands rollback of decision to slash government holidays Chandigarh – Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Thursday termed the Congress government’s decision to slash the list of government holidays as a totally dictatorial, irrational and insensitive’ step taken without taking the other stakeholders into confidence, even as it demanded its immediate rollback. In a statement

17 years rape victim abortion case: Haryana Govt demands time from HC
Rape Case: Haryana Govt demands time from High Court to submit documents

Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday sought answer from the Haryana Government in 17 years old rape victim abortion case. As the family members of seventeen year old victim has filed an abortion plea in High Court.The Haryana Government has demanded more time from court to submit the documents regarding the case. On their

No new year party after 12 o’ clock
Chandigarh: DC issues order for no new year party after 12 o’ clock

No new year party after 12 o’ clock: Deputy commissioner Ajit Balaji Joshi on Tuesday restrained eateries, discotheques and clubs from operating past midnight, with effect from January 1. This, in effect, bans New Year Eve parties at commercial establishments once the clock strikes 12. The prohibitory orders issued under Section 144 of the CrPC will

Cabinet meeting starts at Chandigarh today

The Cabinet meeting held on Wednesday in the afternoon at around 12:30 pm at Chandigarh. The meeting held in the Punjab Civil Secretariat under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh. “I want to establish Punjab as an industry friendly state; fixed Industrial Power tariff , Innovative new industrial policy, single window approach to provide simplified

SAD leaders to hold meeting at Chandigarh

SAD leaders to hold meeting under the supervsion of  SAD President Sukhbir Singh Badal at Chandigarh. Sukhbir Badal reaches Akali Dal Head office.The meeting has started with MLAs and district chief and SAD leaders at SAD office located at sec 28. Many issues will be discussed in meeting. 

Punjab cabinet meeting
Punjab cabinet meeting to be held at Chandigarh today

Punjab cabinet meeting : The Cabinet will hold a meeting on Wednesday at 12:30 in the afternoon. The agenda for the meeting is about Regularization of unauthorized colonies bill to be approved. The government previously decided that 65 percent area of the colony should be utilised for constructing the houses and rest of the area

Jagtar Singh Johal presented in the special court Mohali
Jagtar Singh Johal presented in the special court Mohali

Jagtar Singh Johal presented in the special court Mohali: Hardeep Singh Sherra, Ramandeep Singh, Taljit Singh Jimmy, Jagtar Singh Johal presented in the special court of Mohali today. Special court sent Hardeep Shera, Ramandeep Bagga and Jaggi Johal sent on remand till January 2 and Jimmy sent to judicial custody till January 20.Jagtar Singh Johal is