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'Highlight SAD's good work on social media'

‘Highlight SAD’s good work on social media’

DP Bureau Chandigarh Union minister and Shiromani Akali Dal leader Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Monday emphasised the need to use the social media to counter the “false propaganda” of rival parties, admitting that not using the platform might be one of the party’s weaknesses. “During (the) meetings with party workers in the last few days,

Navjot Singh Sidhu terrorist SAD-BJP

Declare Sidhu a state terrorist, demand SAD-BJP

THE SAD-BJP MEMBERS INITIATED CORRECTIVE ACTION BECAUSE OF THE GRAVE NATURE OF THE ACT WHICH WAS BRINGING DISREPUTE TO THE VIDHAN SABHA AND ON ALL ITS MEMBERS BY THEIR VERY ASSOCIATION WITH IT DP BUREAU Chandigarh The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday submitted a letter to Vidhan Sabha Speaker Rana K P Singh urging

SAD-BJP delegation meets GUV, seeks inquiry on forest officials assaults

SAD-BJP delegation meets GUV, seeks inquiry on forest officials assaults

Chandigarh – A joint Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) – Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) delegation today submitted a memorandum to Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore and enjoined him to direct the State government to hold a judicial inquiry into the murderous assault on forest officials by the sand mafia in Mohali as well as into illegal

SAD-BJP delegates demands dismissal of Punjab Govt

SAD-BJP delegates demands dismissal of Punjab Govt

A joint delegation of SAD-BJP legislator party met Governor V.P. Singh Badnore under the leadership of Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Singh Badal. Delegation demanded to dismiss the present Captain Amarinder Singh led Govt and also levelled allegations on govt of commiting fraud and joking with farmers on the name of loan waiver.After meeting with

Close fight between Cong, SAD-BJP

Close fight between Cong, SAD-BJP

Jalandhar – As the Municipal Corporation elections campaign concluded on Friday, the wards will go to polls on Sunday. The battle is between the traditional rivals SAD-BJP and Congress as AAP has failed to make it a triangular battle. A close fight is predicted between SAD-BJP and Congress in Jalandhar Municipal Corporation elections. All the

Sukhbir Singh Badal to meet Governor regarding Punjab’s current situation

SAD-BJP leaders including former Deputy CM of Punjab Sukhbir Singh Badal, Daljit Singh Cheema, Ranjit Brahmpura and Vijay Sampla reached Governor V.P Badnore’s Office to have a talk on the situation of State and the working of ruling

Sukhbir Badal releases list of 41 candidates for Patiala Municipal Corporation polls

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president S. Sukhbir Singh Badal today released a list of 41 candidates for the Patiala Municipal Corporation polls.Releasing the list here, he said that the candidates have been selected on the basis of recommendations made by a specially constituted screening committee in its report. He said that the selected candidates

Three BJP candidates cancelled

Punjab polls: Nomination of three BJP candidates cancelled

The state election committee of BJP Punjab recently announced the names of over 100 candidates for Jalandhar Municipal Corporation and 23 other municipalities. Now the nomination of three BJP candidates are cancelled. The candidates whose names have been cancelled were to contest from Patiala MC. The candidates whose name have been cancelled are Sapna Jindal from

Jalandhar MC Elections: BJP to contest on 51 wards, SAD on 29

Jalandhar MC Elections: BJP to contest on 51 wards, SAD on 29 Jalandhar(Kusum Arora, December 2) – Following SAD-BJP state leadership’s directions, the BJP Jalandhar leaders Saturday announced to contest Municipal Corporation (MC) Jalandhar elections on 51 seats while SAD would contest on 29 seats. SAD President Sukhbir Singh Badal and BJP Punjab president cum Union Minister

Congress is anti-farmer, anti-Dalit: SAD

Congress is anti-farmer, anti-Dalit: SAD

CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Wednesday said the Congress government had run away from discussing emergent people issues including the farm crisis and denial of social welfare benefits to Dalits and poor because the party had nothing to show by way of performance. Former ministers Parminder Singh Dhindsa and Bikram Singh Majithia said

Local bodies department's haste in conducting MC polls

Local bodies department’s haste in conducting MC polls

Local bodies department’s haste in conducting MC polls. Jalandhar – The Punjab Local Bodies department’s haste in conducting Municipal Corporation (MC) elections before December 18 has left not just opposition SAD-BJP, AAP but ruling congress MLAs confused and helpless. The four congress MLAs of Jalandhar urban constituencies, who were yet to overcome public queries on delimitation

Punjab Vidhan Sabha: Opposition MLAs stage walkout 3 times

Punjab Vidhan Sabha: Opposition MLAs stage walkout 3 times

Punjab Vidhan Sabha: Opposition MLAs stage walkout 3 times. Chandigarh – Three walkouts marked the concluding day of Punjab Vidhan Sabha’s Winter Session on Wednesday. MLAs of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the SAD-BJP staged walkout three times protesting against the Congress government on various issues during the Zero Hour and ensuring debate on various Bills. MLAs

Congress on defensive mode, says will fulfill all promises

Congress defensive mode says will fulfill promises Ludhiana: A day after the Ludhiana Mayor and leaders of Akali Dal and Bhartiya Janta party blamed Local bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for taking credit of projects already started by previous SAD-BJP government, the local MP and MLAs defends government and said that all the promises made

After 10 years, government to hold state level function to observe death anniversary of Beant Singh

10 years government hold state level function Beant Singh. After the Congress government in power after 10 years, a state level function will be organized to observe the death anniversary of former Chief Minister beant Singh who was assassinated on August 31, 1995. The state level function would be organized at memorial of Beant Singh

harsimrat badal visits white fly affected areas

Union Minister Harsimrat Badal visits White Fly affected areas in Mansa

Union Minister Harsimrat Badal visits White Fly affected areas in Mansa, on Monday asked the Punjab government to fix responsibility for whitefly infestation in the Malwa region and take action against officials responsible for failing to prevent it. She also demanded that farmers be awarded immediate compensation for losses suffered by them.Politicians have been making

Big jolt to SAD-BJP as 6 councillors join Congress

SAD-BJP 6 Councillors join congress. BJP and SAD(B) suffered a big jolt on Tuesday as Four BJP, one SAD(B) and One independent Councillor of Municipal Council Sirhind-Fatehgarh Sahib resigned from their parties and joined the Congress under the leadership of Kuljeet Singh Nagra MLA Fatehgarh Sahib. Those joined include Ashok Kumar Sood former President of

Development is okay, now it’s about checking negativity

Alike the Akalis, regular incidents of farmers’ suicide, desecration of holy books, liquor smuggling, gang wars, high-profile killings, skyrocketing prices of sand and gravel have also started troubling the Congress government The other day, Local Bodies’ Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu was heard claiming that his party would contest the coming Municipal Corporation elections based on

One-time settlement policy for hotels around Golden Temple

Giving owners of budget hotels around the Golden Temple a ray of hope, the ruling Congress is contemplating a review of the one-time settlement policy framed by the previous SAD-BJP government. Most of these hotels are located in the narrow lanes of Hall Gate, Ram Bagh, Mahan Singh Gate, Sheranwala Gate, Ghee Mandi Gate, Sultanwind

SAD-BJP delegation meets Governor V.P. Singh Badnore

SAD-BJP delegation meets Governor V.P. Singh Badnore

A joint delegation of SAD-BJP legislator party met Governor V.P. Singh Badnore under the leadership of Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Singh Badal and apprised him of the torture behavior of Speaker Rana KP Singh. The delegation requested the governor to express their resentment with the Congress government on this issue.The President of Akali Dal

Shock to industry: Power tariff hiked ` 2 per unit in Punjab

Shock to industry: Power tariff hiked ` 2 per unit in Punjab

Shock to industry: Power tariff hiked ` 2 per unit in Punjab. Contrary to Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh’s commitment to give electricity at Rs 5 per unit to people of state; the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) raised electricity tariff to Rs 2 per unit for industry.Giving a shocker to the industrialists,