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Kejriwal requests Sisodia to shut schools for a few days

New Delhi, Nov 7, Kejriwal requests Sisodia to shut schools for a few days : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today asked his deputy and Education Minister Manish Sisodia to consider shutting schools for a few days in view of the high pollution in the city.Delhi woke up to ‘severe’ air quality today with a

Bihar deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav won’t resign, says RJD

According to CBI sources, cases have been registered against Lalu Prasad, his wife Rabri Devi and their son Tejashwi, who is the deputy chief minister of Bihar.Bihar’s ruling Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) threw its weight behind Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav on Monday, saying party chief Lalu Prasad’s younger son will not resign from

Russian deputy PM lauds Karjakin for World Chess performance

Moscow: Russian Grandmaster Sergey Karjakin played well against Norways Magnus Carlsen for the title of the World Chess Champion in New York, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko has said. Reigning World Chess Champion Carlsen retained his title on Wednesday, defeating the Russian challenger 3-1 in a series of tie-break’s rapid games and sealing the

Pakistan summons Indian Deputy HC to protest ceasefire violations

Islamabad: Pakistan on Tuesday summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner J.P. Singh and lodged a “strong” protest over “unprovoked” ceasefire violations across the Line of Control. Foreign Officer Director General (South Asia & SAARC) Mohammad Faisal summoned Singh and “strongly condemned” Indian ceasefire violations on Monday in the Nikial and Jandrot sectors, resulting in the deaths

CM along with Deputy CM inaugurates 6th Kabaddi world cup

Rupnagar: One of the biggest sporting extravaganzas of the country, the 6th Dr BR Ambedkar World Cup Kabbadi today began with a great pomp and show as the Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal, inaugurated this mega sporting event here at Nehru Stadium.   The Chief Minister

Lack of knowledge about Punjab, Deputy CM terms Kejriwal ‘Stupid’

Jalandhar: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday termed Delhi Chief Minister and AAP National Convener Arvind Kejriwal a ‘Stupid’ for announcing rationalization of VAT in Punjab in AAP’s Trade, Transport and Industry manifesto at a time when the centre government was going to introduce GST in the country. Sukhbir Badal said that

Amritsar farmers started protest against Deputy Commissioner today

Amritsar: Kisan Sangharsh Committee to start protest aginst Amritsar deputy commissioner Varun Roojam’s office in Amritsar on Monday. According to the information, protesters are going to sit for day and night demanding loan about `10-lakh for the relief families of farmer suicide victims. They have demanded a proper facilities and accommodation for farm

OSD to Deputy CM bereaved, grandmother passes away

Ludhiana: Jagdish Kaur Brar (79), grandmother of OSD to Deputy CM Punjab and Senior Youth Akali leader Parminder Singh Brar, passed away on Friday late evening. She was the wife of Dr Jaskaran Singh Brar and mother of Dr Paramjit Singh Brar and Kanwaljit Singh Brar (USA). A large number of people from all walks

Cong to bring breach of privilege motion against Deputy CM

Former CLP leader and Punjab Congress chief spokesperson Sunil Jakhar on Saturday said that Congress will bring a breach of privilege motion against Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal for misleading the assembly and people of Punjab on development issues in Vidhan Sabha on September 8.Stating that upcoming Vidhan Sabha session will be a stormy

Singapore’s Deputy PM calls on Modi

New Delhi: Singapore Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday here. Shanmugaratnam briefed Modi on the status of various bilateral cooperation initiatives, especially in the areas of skill development and smart cities, an official release said. Modi recalled his visit to Singapore last November, during which bilateral relations were

Bolivian deputy interior minister beaten to death by miners

La Paz.: Rodolfo Illanes (56)was kidnapped by striking workers before being killed, the government says. A Bolivian politician has been beaten to death by striking miners after being kidnapped, local media reported. Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes is believed to have been abducted and tortured after he went to talk to protesters on Thursday in

Punjab Deputy speaker Thakur Dinesh Singh Babbu started devotional rally for Indepenence day

Pathankot:  In view of independence day on monday ; Punjab deputy speaker Thakur Dinesh Singh Babbu started patriotic rally in sujanpur  today . More than thousand of youth participated in this rally by decorating their bikes with national

MCL ahead of other large corporations in development works under PIDB

Ludhiana: The Municipal Corporation, Ludhiana has left other MCs behind even in terms of execution of the PIDB (Punjab Infrastructure Development Board) works and it was revealed in a meeting called by the Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal for reviewing the pace of development works going on under Punjab Infrastructure Development Board (PIDB) on Tuesday. In the meeting,

Must Watch: Sukhbir Singh Badal launches ‘Youth for Punjab’

Chandigarh: Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal launched party’s  youth campaign ‘Youth For Punjab’, on Monday at Chandigarh. On the occasion, supporters of Youth Akali Dal led by Punjab Revenue Minister Bikramjit Majithia  gathered at party office in sector 28 in

AAP, Congress stand no chance against SAD-BJP government: Sukhbir Badal

Balachaur: The Punjab Deputy Chief Minister, Sukhbir Singh Badal disclosed that the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) candidates for the 2017 assembly elections would be announced soon in due time and the SAD team was working dedicate to ensure proper representation to every strata of society in the ticket allotment as has been the tradition in

Separate cadre for Punjab Bureau of Investigation

Chandigarh: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today said a separate cadre of the Punjab Bureau of Investigation will be set up soon as part of police reforms. At a meeting with senior officers here, Badal, who holds the home affairs portfolio, deliberated on the modalities of separation of PBI cadres at sub-division and

Developers to move proposals to DCs now for hydro projects in HP

Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh cabinet accorded approval to make certain modifications in the Hydro Power Policy 2006. The developer now has to submit the proposals to the Deputy Commissioners concerned for obtaining approvals/ No Objection Certificates (NOCs) from different departments including Gram Panchayats. A number of clauses have been added in the policy for condoning

AAP ‘novice party,’ don’t care about country: Sukhbir

Amritsar: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today lambasted Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) calling it a “novice party” which does not care about either the tenets of any religion or security of nation. Addressing media persons at Darbar Sahib, he said the act of releasing videotape regarding parliament security details on the social media

Sukhbir Singh Badal releases list of Youth Akali Dal Core committee (list available)

Chandigarh: SAD president and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal announced a 40-member Core Committee of Youth Akali Dal in consultation with Youth Wing Coordinator and Cabinet Minister Sharanjit Singh Dhillon, on Wednesday. Sukhbir Badal said that all the senior Youth Akali Dal leaders working for the party have been included in the list.  

Must Watch: Truth behind the controversial video of Sukhbir Singh Badal

Chandigarh: Truth of the video, Deputy CM of Punjab Sukhbir Singh Badal said that Baba Banda Singh Bahadur first ‘Badshah’ of Sikh community on the celebration of competition of 300 years of Baba Banda Singh Bahadur. Earlier, a video of Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal got viral quoting that he said Banda Singh