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Imran seeks evidence on Kashmir attack, India dubs it 'lame excuse' Imran seeks evidence on Kashmir attack, India dubs it 'lame excuse' ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday denied his country's involvement in the Kashmir suicide bombing and sought "actionable intelligence" but New Delhi asked Islamabad to "stop misleading the world" and take "credible action" against terrorist masterminds operating from its soil.
Punjab implements PM's Kissan Smman scheme, CM asks farmers to avail benefit CHANDIGARH: With a view to directly support the income of small farming families with agriculture land upto 5 acres Government of India had announced PM Kissan Samman Nidhi scheme .
Sarv Dharam Prarthna Sabha organized at Beant Singh memorial CHANDIGARH: On the occasion of the birth anniversary of late Chief Minister Beant Singh, a Sarv Dharam Prarthna Sabha was organized at Beant Singh Memorial in Sector 42, Chandigarh.
One officer and Jawan from Punjab and one from Haryana will get gallantry award CHANDIGARH: For displaying exemplary courage and gallantry on the face of enemy, bravery of highest order and unflinching fortitude, Major Ishan Dhiman of Punjab, Sepoy Avtar Singh of Punjab and Sowar Rajesh Kumar of Haryana will be awarded with “Sena Medal (Gallantry)” during South Western Command(SWC) Investiture Ceremony by Lieutenant General Cherish Mathson, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of SWC.
Sub-standard liquor being sold in Punjab, govt admits and warns contractors CHANDIGARH: Many brands are selling sub-standard liquor in the State as it has been found that the quantity of alcohol in liquor is deficient by 2% to 12%, revealed KS Pannu, Commissioner Food and Drug Administration, Punjab Divulging into details, he informed that Directorate of Food and Drug Administration, Punjab conducted a study about the quality of liquor, both country made and Indian-made foreign liquor (IMFL), being sold in the State.
Won't let Punjab's water out, asserts Capt Amarinder Won't let Punjab's water out, asserts Capt Amarinder MANDOLI (PATIALA) , Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday laid the foundation stones of three large projects for canal water supply in 409 villages in Patiala and Fatehgarh districts, with the promise to protect the depleting waters of the state and to provide clean drinking water to its people.
Single emergency response number 112 to replace 100 in Punjab Single emergency response number 112 to replace 100 in Punjab CHANDIGARH: Further strengthening the emergency redressal system for citizens of Punjab, Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday launched DIAL 112 – a single number that will replace the Dial 100 police helpline in the next two months.
2 goods trains derail in Jharkhand RANCHI: Nineteen rakes of two goods trains derailed near here on Tuesday, disrupting services, a railway official said.
Himachal installs 6K bins with BJP MPs' names SHIMLA: Himachal Pradesh has installed 6,000 dustbins along urban and rural roads displaying names of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Members of Parliament.
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.

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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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