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Punjab govt moves resolution in assembly against Centre's farm laws

Punjab govt moves resolution in assembly against Centre's farm laws

The Punjab government on Tuesday moved a resolution in the state assembly against the contentious farm laws enacted by the Centre recentl...Read More

Punjab govt to provide plasma to private hospitals at Rs 20,000 per unit

Punjab govt to provide plasma to private hospitals at Rs 20,000 per unit

Chandigarh: The Punjab government on Sunday decided to provide plasma to private hospitals from its plasma bank at a cost of Rs 20,000 pe...Read More

Punjab govt raises ex gratia for martyrs' kin to Rs 50 lakh

Punjab govt raises ex gratia for martyrs' kin to Rs 50 lakh

Chandigarh: The Punjab government has decided to raise the ex gratia payment to families of soldiers killed in action from Rs 10 lakh to ...Read More

1,225 returnees from Hazur Sahib in Nanded are positive, says Centre

1,225 returnees from Hazur Sahib in Nanded are positive, says Centre

New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry on Wednesday said the Nanded Hazur Sahib returnees in Punjab constituted the bulk of cases with 1,22...Read More

Punjab govt relieves Chief Secretary Karan Avtar Singh of key duties amid conflict over excise policy for liquor

Punjab govt relieves Chief Secretary Karan Avtar Singh of key duties amid conflict over excise policy for liquor

On Tuesday, the Punjab government relieved Chief Secretary of Punjab, Karan Avtar Singh, who was in charge of the post of the Financial C...Read More

Restaurants, eateries open for home delivery in Ludhiana

Restaurants, eateries open for home delivery in Ludhiana

The District Magistrate has allowed the opening of restaurants, eateries, ice cream shops, sweet shops and juice shops in the district fr...Read More

Court issues notice to Punjab government on Hafiz Saeed's petition

Court issues notice to Punjab government on Hafiz Saeed's petition

Lahore: A Pakistani court on Monday issued notices to the Punjab government and Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) to file a reply by Oct...Read More

Punjab warns farmers on stubble burning

Punjab warns farmers on stubble burning

Chandigarh: The Punjab government on Sunday warned farmers against stubble burning and said those cultivating panchayat lands would be ba...Read More

Tow Pakistan drones used in dropping weapons from across the border recovered so far: Punjab government

Tow Pakistan drones used in dropping weapons from across the border recovered so far: Punjab government

Chandigarh: Punjab government on Friday said it has so far recovered two drones used in dropping weapons from across the border.An offici...Read More

Pakistan’s Punjab government forms panel to negotiate with Sikhs angry over teenage girl's forced conversion

Pakistan’s Punjab government forms panel to negotiate with Sikhs angry over teenage girl's forced conversion

Jagjit Kaur's family alleged that she was converted to Islam at gunpoint and forced to marry a Muslim boy

Punjab incentivises industry units in border regions

Punjab incentivises industry units in border regions

Chandigarh: The Punjab government in its new industrial policy has given fiscal incentives to the first manufacturing unit of different s...Read More

Punjab government okays ‘Smart Village Campaign’ worth Rs 385 crore

Punjab government okays ‘Smart Village Campaign’ worth Rs 385 crore

Chandigarh: The Punjab government Tuesday approved a rural development scheme worth Rs 384.40 crore to supplement the ongoing works to bu...Read More

Amritsar train tragedy: Case in Bihar court against Sidhu’s wife

Amritsar train tragedy: Case in Bihar court against Sidhu’s wife

Amritsar/Muzaffarpur: Amid a blame-game over the Amritsar tragedy, a case was filed in a Bihar court on Monday holding organisers of the ...Read More

Amritsar train tragedy: NHRC issues notices to state govt, Chairman and Railway board; demands report in 4 weeks

Amritsar train tragedy: NHRC issues notices to state govt, Chairman and Railway board; demands report in 4 weeks

New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued notices to Punjab government and Chairman, Railway Board, over th...Read More

Tejinderpal Singh Toor surprised after Punjab govt’s silence on his gold in Asian Games 2018

Tejinderpal Singh Toor surprised after Punjab govt’s silence on his gold in Asian Games 2018

Jakarta: The Punjab government’s silence on prize money for its Asian Games medallists has left gold winning shot-putter Tejinderpal Sing...Read More

Fake degree: Govt to remove Harmanpreet Kaur as Punjab DSP but won’t initiate any criminal charges

Fake degree: Govt to remove Harmanpreet Kaur as Punjab DSP but won’t initiate any criminal charges

Chandigarh: The Punjab government will remove woman cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur the DSP’s post for submitting a fake degree, but will not ...Read More

Punjab govt supports Sidhu’s conviction in road rage case

Punjab govt supports Sidhu’s conviction in road rage case

NEW DELHI: The Punjab government on Thursday supported in the Supreme Court the decision of the Punjab and Haryana High Court convicting ...Read More

Punjab government wants Navjot Singh Sidhu to be jailed in 30-year-old road rage case

Punjab government wants Navjot Singh Sidhu to be jailed in 30-year-old road rage case

New Delhi: The Punjab government today told the Supreme Court that the Punjab and Haryana High Court was correct in convicting its incumb...Read More

Bharat Bandh: Bus, mobile internet services suspended in Punjab, as Dalit organisations call for bandh

Bharat Bandh: Bus, mobile internet services suspended in Punjab, as Dalit organisations call for bandh

Chandigarh: Several Dalit organisations have called for a ‘bandh’ today expressing concerns over the alleged “dilution” of SCs/STs (Preve...Read More

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