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Curfew temporarily relaxed in some parts of Jammu JAMMU: The curfew in Jammu, which was imposed on February 15, was relaxed temporarily on Monday in some parts of the city, an official said.
Punjab CM asks center to adopt Tit-For-Tat policy with Pakistan Punjab CM asks center to adopt Tit-For-Tat policy with Pakistan CHANDIGARH: Asserting that the entire country was fed up with the senseless killings of Indian soldiers every day, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday called for tough coercive action against Pakistan, which he suggested could be military, diplomatic or economic, or a combination of all three.
World Class Multicultural Mileage Depicted at ‘8th Amritsar International Folk Festival’ World Class Multicultural Mileage Depicted at ‘8th Amritsar International Folk Festival’ AMRITSAR: The international folklore was writ large at the 8th Amritsar International Folk Festival here today as the Punjabi and Polish artists shared stage and depicted world class multicultural mileage at Khalsa College for Women (KCW).
Punjab police IG Paramjaj Singh Umrananagal arrested in Behbal Kalan firing case Punjab police IG Paramjaj Singh Umrananagal arrested in Behbal Kalan firing case CHANDIGARH : The Special Investigating Team(SIT) of Punjab Police formed to investiate case of Behbal Kalan firing on Sikh protesters in 2015 today arrested Paramraj Singh Umrananagal Inspoector General of Police from Chandigarh.
Punjab Budget session heats up as Akalis protest against Sidhu Punjab Budget session heats up as Akalis protest against Sidhu CHANDIGARH: Angry scenes were witnessed in the Punjab Assembly in a war of words between state cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and opposition Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MLAs, especially Bikram Singh Majithia, which forced adjournment before the budget could be presented in the House here on Monday.
Punjab MLAs to donate a month's sa;ary to state's Pulwama Victims families CHANDIGARH: Members of the Punjab Vidhan Sabha, led by the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, on Monday decided unanimously to donate a month's salary to the families of the four martyrs hailing from the state.
Govt. might lose revenue of over 60 crores due to delay in decision over vacant B.Ed seats MOHALI: On the one hand due to the shortage of funds, State Govt.
153 direct quota posts of teaching faculty in govt medical colleges to be filled CHANDIGARH: In a major step towards strengthening the state’s healthcare system, the Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday approved filling up of 153 vacant sanctioned direct quota posts of 42 professors, 46 associate professors and 65 assistant professors in the Government Medical Colleges at Amritsar and Patiala.
After tough posturing, Sena and BJP to seal alliance MUMBAI: Tottering on the brink for months, the Shiv Sena managed to bulldoze its way with the BJP, paving the way for a pre-poll alliance for the Lok Sabha and in all probability even the Assembly polls later in the year, party sources said on Monday.
Army recruitment office catches 35 candidates with fake documents LUDHIANA: On the complaint of the Army Recruitment Office (ARO) Ludhiana, an FIR has been registered against 35 recruits, who got enrolled in the Indian Army in the month of September last year by using fraudulent methods.
Punjab cabinet grants permission to present budget on Feb 18 CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Council of Ministers on Sunday cleared the presentation of the Budget Estimates for 2019-20, along with various accounts and CAG audit reports, in the ongoing budget session of the Vidhan Sabha.
PPCC to send list of Lok Sabha short listed candidates to Rahul Gandhi PPCC to send list of Lok Sabha short listed candidates to Rahul Gandhi CHANDIGARH: Sunil Jakhar President of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee(PPCC) today said that list of shortlisted names of candidates for 13 Lok Sabha seats of Punjab will be sent to AICC president Rahul Gandhi for final decision.
Nirmal Singh elected President of Chief Khalsa Diwan AMRITSAR: In the General election of prestigious century old Charitable cum Educational Body Chief Khalsa Dewan (CKD) which concluded in the evening today, Nirmal Singh has been elected as next president while defeating his rival Sarabjeet Singh.
Capt Amarinder meets CRPF martyr's parents, announced monthly pension for parents Capt Amarinder meets CRPF martyr's parents, announced monthly pension for parents ANANDPUR SAHIB : Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday met the bereaved parents of CRPF martyr Constable Kulwinder Singh at their village here, and announced that the local school and the link road connecting the village to Anandpur Sahib would be named after the young man who had lost his life in the Pulwama terror carnage.
Canadian investors keen for investing technology on Govt’s for smart cities projects Canadian investors keen for investing technology on Govt’s for smart cities projects CHANDIGARH: Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce (ICCC) under the leadership of its President Mr.
Punjab government allows bullock cart races at Kila Raipur sports Punjab government allows bullock cart races at Kila Raipur sports CHANDIGARH: Punjab Cabinet led by Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday paved the way for the revival of the traditional annual bullock cart races at the Kila Raipur Rural Sports.
Failure of filing challan against Kolianwali exposes Captain-Badal bonhomie: AAP CHANDIGARH: The Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday reacted sharply on the failure of vigilance bureau to file challan in a case of disproportionate assets against close aide of former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal and leader of Akali Dal Dyal Singh Kolianwali.
Punjab CM lays foundation stone of world class tech university in Mohali Punjab CM lays foundation stone of world class tech university in Mohali MOHALI: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday laid the foundation stone for the next generation Plaksha University in Mohali, with the hope that it would transform the destiny of the state’s students and help them keep pace with the changing global milieu.
Curfew continues in Jammu Curfew continues in Jammu JAMMU: A curfew in Jammu continued for a third consecutive day on Sunday with the authorities saying that it will remain in force until the law and order situation improves in the city.
Temperatures below freezing point in Himachal SHIMLA: After three days of widespread rain and snow, people in Himachal Pradesh woke up to a bright and sunny Sunday morning, but temperatures remained below the freezing point, an official said here.
Punjab ministers join people in bidding adieu to state's CRPF martyrs CHANDIGARH: Punjab today bid a tearful adieu to the four Pulwama CRPF martyrs from the state, who were cremated with full state honours on the directives of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.
'Rapist' Kerala priest gets 60 years in jail KANNUR(KERALA): A 51-year-old Kerala Catholic priest Robin Vadakkumchery on Saturday was sentenced to 60 years in jail in three different cases of rape and abuse of minor girls.
Rajnath holds meeting with RAW chief, NSA, other security officials NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday held a meeting with RAW chief A.
57 hotels shut for violating fire safety norms NEW DELHI: The Delhi government has cancelled the fire safety licences of 57 hotels for various violations after inspecting 80 such establishment in the city, said Delhi Home Minister Satyendar Jain on Saturday.

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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.
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