Punjab
AAP objects to Punjab's Rs 84 largesse to ex-CM AAP objects to Punjab's Rs 84 largesse to ex-CM



Chandigarh, Attacking the Congress government in Punjab for its largesse of Rs 84 lakh towards a former Chief Minister, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday accused it of "indulging in favoritism and nepotism" at the cost of the common man.

CM Amarinder reviews paddy procurement arrangements in Hoshiarpur district CM Amarinder reviews paddy procurement arrangements in Hoshiarpur district



Mukerian - Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today reviewed the paddy procurement arrangements in Hoshiarpur district and also directed the district administration to ensure that the benefits of the government's social welfare schemes reach the right beneficiaries.
The Chief Minister asked the Deputy Commissioner, Hoshiarpur to ensure proper implementation of pro-poor

Four more Nominations filed for Gurdaspur BY-POL Four more Nominations filed for Gurdaspur BY-POL



Chandigarh, Four candidates today filed their nominations for the Gurdaspur Parliamentary Constituency by-poll to be held on October 11, 2017.
Disclosing this, a Spokesperson said those who filed nominations include Aam Aadmi Party candidate Mr. Suresh Kahjuria and his covering candidate Taripata Kumari besides Mr. Rajinder Singh of Hindustan Shakti Saina and

Vigilance nabs revenue Patwari accepting bribe Vigilance nabs revenue Patwari accepting bribe


Chandigarh, - State Vigilance Bureau today nabbed a Revenue Patwari red handed accepting bribe of Rs. 40,000. Three persons have also been arrested by the Vigilance for helping in getting government job on compassionate basis

Punjab and Haryana HC allows extension of paramilitary deployment in Patiala Punjab and Haryana HC allows extension of paramilitary deployment in Patiala

 Chandigarh, The Punjab and Haryana High Court has allowed extension of paramilitary deployment in Patiala city, till September 26, in view of the farmers’ protest scheduled to begin on Friday. The court accepted the plea of Punjab Advocate General Atul Nanda that the paramilitary forces, which were already in Punjab till September 20 in the wake of the Dera violence, should be allowed to remain in Patiala for a further period, till September 26. The court, hearing the Mohit Kapoor

Congress names Sunil Jakhar for Gurdaspur bypoll Congress names Sunil Jakhar for Gurdaspur bypoll



Chandigarh, The Congress on Wednesday announced Punjab unit President Sunil Jakhar as the party candidate for the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat by-election.

The bypoll is scheduled to be held on October 11 and the result will be announced on October 15.

 Punjab govt to ensure social welfare benefits reach rurals Punjab govt to ensure social welfare benefits reach rurals


Chandigarh, 
To ensure that the benefits of its various welfare programmes reach the rural poor, the Punjab government has decided to launch a new scheme – the Mahatma Gandhi Sarbat Vikas Yojna (MGSVY) – in line with the Antyodaya principles.

Image of being cheat government has been exposed-Bikram Singh Majithia Image of being cheat government has been exposed-Bikram Singh Majithia


Chandigarh- The Shiromani Akali Dal lashed out at the Congress government for making announcement of loan waiver of the farmers for 10th time in 6 months and said that with empty coffers government was making latest announcement only to mislead the farmers with an eye on Gurdaspur bye poll.

 Punjab Cabinet clears crop loan waiver scheme ammounced by CM in june Punjab Cabinet clears crop loan waiver scheme ammounced by CM in june


Chandigarh, 
The Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval to notify the crop loan waiver scheme announced by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh in the state assembly in June this year.
Besides taking over the entire eligible loan amount of the farmers covered by the debt waiver scheme, the government has decided to also take over the outstanding interest of farmers from 1st April, 2017 till the date of

One Nominations filed on day 4 One Nominations filed on day 4


On the fourth day of nominations, 1nomination was filed for Gurdaspur parliamentary constituency bye elections.
Disclosing this here a Spokesperson said that independent candidate Pardeep Kumar Resident of Tiyagi wali gali, Gurdaspur had field his paper with returning officer.
He said September 22, 2017 is last day for nominations.

AAP to hold Kisan Sammelan in Kotkapura today AAP to hold Kisan Sammelan in Kotkapura today


Chandigarh, 

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will hold a massive 'Kisan Sammelan' in Kotkapura on Wednesday September 20, to expose the betrayal and discrimination by both the centre and various state governments in the name of debt waiver with

Gill Commission indentifies 47 false cases involving political vendetta Gill Commission indentifies 47 false cases involving political vendetta


Chandigarh, 
The Justice (Retd) Mehtab Singh Gill Commission of Inquiry on Tuesday submitted to Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh its second interim report, which has found political vendetta involved in all the 47 cases identified 

Amarinder fudging data on farmer suicides- AAP Amarinder fudging data on farmer suicides- AAP

 

Chandigarh, Punjab's Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Tuesday accused Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and his government of fudging figures on the growing number of suicides by debt-ridden farmers in the state.

Questioning farmer suicide data disclosed by the Chief Minister in the present Congress government rule so far 

Honeymoon over, it's delivery time for Amarinder in Punjab Honeymoon over, it's delivery time for Amarinder in Punjab


Chandigarh, Returning to power after a long gap of 10 years and bearing the political burden of the populist promises made in the run-up to assembly polls in Punjab earlier this year, the Congress, and particularly Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, must be feeling the pressure from within and outside.

With the new government completing six months in office on Sep 16, the political honeymoon is over and he has to now deliver on the big promises the party made.

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