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Tarun Chugh meets Thawar Chand Gehlot, slams Congress govt. for playing with future of SC students CHANDIGARH: The BJP today alleged that Capt Amarinder Singh-led Congress government in Punjab was playing with the future of SC students as it was reluctant to send Audit Report of the fund received for Post Matric Scholarship to the Union Government.
Three 800 MW thermal units at Ropar , decision pending with government CHANDIGARH: Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has forwarded the proposal to construct three 800 MW super critical units at Ropar in the first phase in state sector to Punjab Government in December 2018 and the same is pending with the government .
SYL is the lifeline of Haryana, will have its rightful share of water, Manohar Lal SONIPAT: Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal said that the SYL is the lifeline of the state and Haryana will have its rightful share of water.
Karnataka CM to seek trust vote on July 18 BENGALURU : Karnataka Chief Minister H.
If Sidhu doesn't want to do his job, there is nothing I can do about it: Punjab CM CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday said if Navjot Sidhu did not want to do his job, there was nothing he could do about it.
Sidhu sends resignation to CM Amarinder CHANDIGARH: Ending suspense, Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday said he sent his resignation to Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.
Amidst the conflict of Centre-State, future of SC students hanging by a thread: Kainth JALANDHAR: Speaking to the newspersons here at the Jalandhar Press Club, Paramjit Singh Kainth, President of the National Scheduled Castes Alliance, a socio-politico organization working in the interests of the Scheduled Castes, Backward Classes and minorities, bashed the State government over its profound inability in dealing with the abysmal implementation of the post-matric scholarship in Punjab.
Two dead, 12 soldiers trapped in Himachal Guest house collapse SHIMLA: One soldier and a civilian were killed and 12 other soldiers got trapped when a four-storey building collapsed due to rain at Kumarhatti town of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday.
CBI filed closure report in sacrilege cases under SAD, BJP pressure with an eye on Haryana elections: Khaira CBI filed closure report in sacrilege cases under SAD, BJP pressure with an eye on Haryana elections: Khaira CHANDIGARH : Sukhpal Singh Khaira Bholath MLA and President of Punjab Ekta Party(PEP) today alleged that Central Bureau Investigation(CBI) has filed closure report in the Mohali CBI court in two cases of sacrilege registered against dera sacha sauda followers under pressure from BJP and Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD).
Capt Amarinder appreciates Pak decision to remove permit for passage through Kartarpur corridor CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has welcomed Pakistan’s decision to remove the requirement of separate permit system to allow pilgrims to travel through the historic Kartarpur Corridor, as had been demanded by him, but requested waiver of passport also to facilitate devotees from the rural areas of the state.
Pakistan agrees to visa-free, year-long access to Kartarpur Sahib AMRITSAR: Pakistan on Sunday agreed in principle to allow visa-free, year-long travel to the Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara for Indian passport holders and Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) card holders.
Two Punjab ministers Mahindra and Channi ridicule Sidhu's resignation drama CHANDIGARH: Punjab Cabinet Ministers Brahm Mohindra and Charanjit Singh Channi have ridiculed Navjot Sidhu’s resignation drama, and urged him to show more dignity and decorum in his actions.
Won't support SFI members involved in stabbing of Kerala student: CPI-M THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala CPI-M secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan on Sunday said his party will not support the eight SFI members involved in the stabbing of Akhil, a student at a Thiruvananthapuram college.
Navjot Sidhu resigns from Punjab cabinet CHANDIGARH : Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has resigned from the Capt Amarinder Singh cabinet in protest against change in his portfolio.
Power engineers seeks review of PPAs with exorbitant electricity rates KOLKATA : All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) strongly opposes any amendment in Electricity Act aimed at to destroy public sector and pave the path for privatisation.
Punjab CM's wife Preneet Kaur faints at cleanup drive CHANDIGARH: Patiala MP and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's wife, Preneet Kaur, fainted at a plastic cleanup campaign in her constituency on Saturday, officials said.
Khaira urges Navjot Sidhu to take charge of power department, review agreeemnts with private thermal plants CHANDIGARH: PEP President and Bholath MLA Sukhpal Singh Khaira today urged Navjot Sidhu to take charge of the Power portfolio and reopen the dishonestly entered into PPA’s with private thermal plant companies, by the junior Badal.
Punjab Kilns sans Zig-Zag Technology not to be operational after Sept.30-Pannu CHANDIGARH: Giving a compliance period of four months, all the brick kiln owners in the State have been directed to adopt zig-zag high draught technology in the kilns, informed KS Pannu, Director Mission Tandrust Punjab.
HC slaps Rs 50,000 fine on woman for false sexual harrasment complaint NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court has slapped a Rs 50,000-fine on a woman for filing a false complaint of sexual misconduct against her male colleague.
Pakistani mafia uses bribes, blackmail to pressure judiciary: PM ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday likened his country's money laundering suspects to the Sicilian mafia, saying they also use bribes, threats and blackmail to pressurize state institutions and the judiciary to protect their money illegally stashed abroad.
Over 1.73 lakh perform Amarnath Yatra in 13 days JAMMU: Another batch of pilgrims left Jammu on Sunday for the Valley as over 1.
Live Streaming of Nishan Sahib case threat to national security: Sikkim govt to HC NEW DELHI: The Sikkim government has opposed the live telecast and video recording of court proceedings in a case relating to alleged dismantling and uprooting of the Nishan Sahib Gurudwara in the state.
More than 10 years old auto rickshaws banned in Gurugram CHANDIGARH: More than 10 years old Auto Rickshaws in Gurugram will now go off road and if any such Auto Rickshaw is found plying on the roads it will be impounded.

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Sukhbir Badal condoles demise of Khaira’s mother CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president S. Sukhbir Singh Badal today expressed deep sorrow over the passing of Mrs. Mohinder Kaur , the mother of AAP leader and Leader of Opposition in the Legislative assembly S. Sukhpal Singh Khaira.
Actor Rajpal Yadav calls on CM, Arvind Kejriwal at Delhi Secretariat Suu Kyi common room 'unnamed' by Oxford students BJP’s secret poll dealings need to be exposed

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