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Harsimrat inaugurates skill centre, lashes out at AAP leaders

Harsimrat inaugurates skill centre, lashes out at AAP leaders

Sangrur – Union Minister for Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Sunday inaugurated a ‘Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra’ in Sunam, about 15-km from here. This is the fourth ‘Kaushal Kendra’ in Punjab. These training centres are being established to skill the unskilled population of the country. Inaugurating the centre, Harsimrat said: “These centres will opened

SC/ST Act likely to be put in Schedule IX of Constitution

SC/ST Act likely to be put in Schedule IX of Constitution

NEW DELHI: The Central government is planning to bring an ordinance to overturn the Supreme Court verdict putting safeguards on arrests under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and subsequently introduce a bill to insulate it from further judicial scrutiny. The government is likely to introduce the bill in monsoon session of Parliament to incorporate

“We demand justice for those who brought justice to our country”

“We demand justice for those who brought justice to our country”

SAS Nagar(Puneet Pal Singh) – Alleging central government of not giving the status of martyr to Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev Jabar Virodhi Sangarsh committee announced hunger strike for indefinite time. 10 members of the committee including president Jaswant Singh Bharta today staged a protest at native village of Bhagat Singh at Khatkar Kallan. President

Another setback for AAP, Woman leader resigns from the party

Another setback for AAP, Woman leader resigns from the party

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Facing setbacks in last few days, the AAP, Punjab has suffered a setback again today, when it’s State General Secretary Palwinder Kaur has resigned from the party. Talking to Daily Post, she told that AAP too has ignored the interest of Schedule Caste community and now there is no difference between other traditional

Shahkot Bye-Poll: Captain sees no merit in Oppn's stand on history book

Shahkot Bye-Poll: Captain sees no merit in Oppn’s stand on history book

Shahkot – Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday lashed out at the Akalis and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for spreading an alleged canard over the issue of Class XII History books and urged the people of Shahkot to vote for the Congress for the betterment of their area and the state.“The Akalis failed

AAP ward president arrested for protesting against encroachment

AAP ward president arrested for protesting against encroachment

AAP ward president arrested for protesting against encroachment Ludhiana – Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Youth leader and ward 69 president Gurkaran Singh Tinna was arrested when he was on the way to protest against the illegal encroachment in Public Mark in Model town extension on Thursday. Tinna was later released on bail. AAP district President

Traders protest Delhi sealing drive

Traders protest Delhi sealing drive

Members of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party’s trade wing took part in a ‘katora’ (cup) march at the Karol Bagh market here on Tuesday in protest against the Municipal Corporation of Delhi‘s sealing drive. They were supported by traders, industrialists and transporters who have suffered huge losses because of sealing and demonetisation.The protesters burnt paper cut-outs

President Kovind approves disqualification

President Kovind approves disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs

Twenty Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs, accused of holding the ‘office of profit’, were disqualified from the Delhi Assembly on Sunday after President Ram Nath Kovind approved the Election Commission of India’s (ECI) recommendation in the matter. Earlier in the day, Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia alleged that the AAP had not been given an opportunity by the ECI to explain its

EC wants 20 AAP MLAs disqualified

EC wants 20 AAP MLAs disqualified

EC wants 20 AAP MLAs disqualified: New Delhi (Jan 19) The Election Commission is understood to have recommended disqualification of 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs on grounds of holding office of profit as Parliamentary Secretaries.The Election Commission gave its opinion to the President on a complaint by the Congress in June 2016, seeking disqualification of

AAP asks CM to accept Rana Gurjit Singh's resignation

AAP asks CM to accept Rana Gurjit Singh’s resignation

AAP asks CM to accept Rana Gurjit Singh’s resignation Chandigarh – Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday demanded that Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh accept the resignation of Power and Irrigation Minister Rana Gurjit Singh, accused by the opposition of illegally bagging sand mining contracts. “It is imperative that the man (Rana Gurjit Singh) be dropped

Ludhiana: Illegal hoarding deface city walls

Ludhiana: Illegal hoarding deface city walls

Ludhiana: Illegal hoarding deface city walls Ludhiana – As the Municipal Corporation elections are likely to be held in the first week of February, an umpteen number of political posters are on the walls in city the that have made the face of Ludhiana city ugly. Municipal Corporation has turned a blind eye towards these

Farmers, AAP leaders, workers held for protesting against govt

Farmers, AAP leaders, workers held for protesting against govt

Farmers, AAP leaders, workers held for protesting against govt Mansa – Hundreds of farmers and AAP activists showed black flags and raised slogans to mark their protest on Sunday at the grain market in Mansa as Punjab government began a farm debt waiver scheme for a section of marginal, debt-ridden farmers in the state. Various

aap rs nominee

Maken seeks rejection of AAP’s RS nominee who holds office of profit

The Congress on Saturday demanded rejection of the candidature of AAP nominee N.D. Gupta in the Rajya Sabha election from Delhi on the ground he holds office of profit as a trustee of the National Pension System. “(The) Congress has filed objection at scrutiny of candidate N.D. Gupta,” Delhi Congress Chief Ajay Maken tweeted. He

AAP to protest ‘deceitful’ debt waiver at Mansa

AAP to protest ‘deceitful’ debt waiver at Mansa

AAP to protest ‘deceitful’ debt waiver at Mansa Chandigarh – Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira in a statement released here on Friday announced a protest against Capt Amarinder at Mansa on January 7 by showing black flags to the Chief Minister. Khaira said the AAP is forced to lodge this protest as there is

Jai Ram era begins in Himachal

Jai Ram era begins in Himachal

Shimla – Amidst cheers from massive gathering at the historic Ridge Shimla on Wednesday Jai Ram Thakur, 52, was administered the oath of office and secrecy as the 13th Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh by Governor Acharya Devvrat in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other dignitaries. It was the first time that

India set to 'leapfrog' France, UK to be 5th largest economy

India set to ‘leapfrog’ France, UK to be 5th largest economy

India will ‘leapfrog Britain and France to become the world’s fifth largest economy in 2018, ahead of an oncoming major global economic shift towards Asia, according to a British research organisation. The World Economic League Table (WELT) 2018 released on Monday by Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) said that in dollar terms India

Dr Daljit Singh passes away

Noted eye surgeon Dr Daljit Singh passes away

Noted ophthalmologist Dr Daljit Singh passed away today morning. Sources close to the family said he was suffering from a chronic disease and was bedridden for the past month. He was Aam Aadmi Party’s Lok Sabha candidate from Amritsar in 2014 polls and noted eye surgeon Dr Daljit Singh passes away today. He joined congress

Jai Ram is new HP CM, to take oath on Dec 27

Jai Ram is new HP CM, to take oath on Dec 27

Jai Ram is new HP CM, to take oath on Dec 27 Shimla – Five-time MLA from Mandi district Jai Ram Thakur, who remained a forerunner among BJP MLAs, has been declared to be the next Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh. The official announcement was made on Sunday after the BJP’s Central observers–Union Ministers Nirmala

Max Hospital case: Victims family approaches Rohini Court

Max Hospital case:  After a premature newborn baby declared dead by max Hospital, now the family of the victims approached Rohini Court. Victim’s family approached court to seek direction to the concerned investigating agency to file status report and also to monitor the police investigation.  BJP on Wednesday slammed the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government soon after Max

BJP slams Kejriwal as Max Hospital resumes operations

The BJP on Wednesday slammed the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government soon after Max Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, resumed its operations, days after its licence was cancelled by the city government for declaring a live newborn baby dead. “Chief Minister Kejriwal needs to tell Delhi what deal did he strike with the Max Hospital administration for preparing a