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Sukhbir Badal plea to Haryana CM on Khalsa suicide case

CHANDIGARH: Shiromani Akali Dal president Mr Sukhbir Singh Badal today strongly urged the Haryana Chief Minister Shri Manohar Lal
Khattar to intervene personally and urgently to ensure exemplary punishment to the officials or others found  guilty of forcing the
Sikh rights activist Sardar Gurbaksh SIngh Khalsa  into tragdy leading to his death

Over 2 lakh jobs provided in our tenure: Khattar

A day ahead of the assembly's budget session, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Sunday that over 2 lakh people have been provided jobs during the tenure of his government.

Punjab inks MoU with Nandan Nilekani's E-Gov in presence of Navjot Singh Sidhu

"The Punjab Government is fully committed to make good its promise of delivering the citizen centric services to the people of the state in a transparent and smooth manner so as to ensure that they don't have to make rounds of government offices to avail the same." This was disclosed here today by the Local Government Minister, Punjab, Mr. Navjot Singh Sidhu at the Punjab Municipal Bhawan on the occasion of inking of an MoU with e-Governance Foundation (e-Gov) of Mr. Nandan Nilekani regarding the managing of electronic governance of Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) throughout Punjab.

Punjab Technical Education minister defends himself on tossing of coin for station allotment

CHANDIGARH: Facing flak for tossing coin to allot ststion to teachets, the technical education minister of Punjab Charanjit Singh Channi has justified his action for the sake of transparency in allotment of stations to the teachers.

Stations to lecturers allowed as per their choice in transparent manner : Channi

The technical education Minister Charanjit Singh Channi today strongly refuted the factless news appeared some section of the electronic media regarding the allotment of stations to the lecturers of the technical education department.

Punjab Police starts aggressive campaign on social media to expand citizen reach

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Police, led by DGP Suresh Arora, on Monday aggressively took on the social media to counter the growing threat of gangsters and criminals, with Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh formally launching their online campaign.

Ruckus in J&K assembly over fair price shops allocation

Opposition National Conference (NC) legislators disrupted the proceedings of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Wednesday demanding cancellation of fair price shops allotted by the government.

Capt Amarinder announces e-POS to replace blue ration cards across Punjab by March 31

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday announced his government’s decision to cover the entire state with the Electronic Point of Sale (e-POS) system by March 31, 2018, thus eliminating the widespread corruption linked to the controversial blue ration cards.
The decision, aimed at bringing transparency and accountability in the Public Distribution System (PDS), was announced after a review meeting of the Department of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, chaired by the Chief Minister.

Arbitrarily assigning cases to junior judges will harm rule of law: Ex-judges

Arbitrarily letting junior judges head benches in the Supreme Court will harm the rule of law, four retired judges wrote to Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on Sunday, throwing their weight behind four rebel judges in the apex court who have complained against the country's top judge.

Navjot Sidhu releases vision document

Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Wednesday outlined his vision regarding the futuristic measures contemplated as well as the achievements of his both departments -- Local Government and Tourism & Cultural Affairs.

Punjab Government to lease a new life into age old revenue system

CHANDIGARH: Under the dynamic and visionary leadership of Capt. Amarinder Singh, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Punjab, the Revenue Department of Punjab reaffirms its commitment to provide hassle free services to the people of Punjab, informed Mrs. Vinni Mahajan, Financial Commissioner Punjab, in a press conference at Punjab Bhawan, Chandigarh. She was accompanied by Mr. Dipinder Singh, Secretary Revenue, Mr. Paramjit Singh, OSD Legal, Mr. N.S. Sanga, Advisor Punjab Land Records Society and Mr. Malhotra, Standing Counsel, Revenue Department.

Punjab to launch special policy for affordable colonies: Vini Mahajan

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Government is all set to prepare a special policy for Affordable Colonies in next two months based on small size plots and housing at reasonable rates so as to provide house to all with basic amenities in urban areas.

Punjab Transparency & Accountability in delivery of public services ordinance 2017 gets cabinet Go-Ahead

In a major initiative to ensure delivery of public services to the citizens in a more transparent and accountable manner, the Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to the "Punjab Transparency & Accountability in delivery of Public Services (including electronic service delivery), Ordinance 2017".

Punjab Technical Education Minister hands over appointment letters to 64 lecturers & 5 Librarians of Polytechnic Colleges

CHANDIGARH: The Technical Education Minister, Punjab, Mr. Charanjit Singh Channi today handed over appointment letters to lecturers of Polytechnic Colleges as part of the recruitment process of the technical Education Department in the Government Polytechnic colleges of the state. On the occasion, choice stations were also allotted to the lecturers as per their convenience.

Punjab Congress releases vision document for Punjab's short term and long term urban development

Senior Punjab Congress leaders, Captain Amarinder Singh, Sunil Jakhar and Navjot Singh Sidhu, on Thursday released a Vision Document for the state’s urban development, with infrastructure development, fire-fighting system upgradation, water and sewage management, parking management and e-governance topping the agenda.

AIPEF writes to Union Power Minister on reforms

CHANDIGARH: All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) in a letter to R K Singh Union Power Minister has made several suggestions on the power sector reforms incliding  financial crisis facing the power distribution companies , electricity (amendment ) bill 2014 , solar power and nuclear power.

Beware of fraud in name of lotteries, Punjab Government warns

CHANDIGARH: The Lottery Department, Punjab, has made it absolutely clear that the State Government at present is not running any online lottery and neither does it contact any lottery winner through e-mail.

Punjab CM asks Police to be vigilant against social media radicalisation

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has directed the Punjab Police to be vigilant against radicalization campaigns being carried out on various social media platforms such as Facebook, and also called for greater vigilance along the Indo-Pak Border as the infiltration activity moves southwards once the Passes close due to inclement winter weather in the region.

Navjot Sidhu adopts zero tolerance against corruption, orders dismissal of STP Amritsar

CHANDIGARH: “The Punjab Government led by the Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder Singh has adopted zero tolerance approach towards the corrupt practices and it is in keeping with this ideology that the Local Government Minister, Punjab, Mr. Navjot Singh Sidhu has cracked down on corruption with heavy hand in a matter pertaining to the malpractices with regard to the galiara project in Amritsar.”

Electricity (Amendment) Bill may worsen power sector crisis – AIPEF

CHANDIGARH: Power sector experts and engineers from across the country   opposed the Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2014 which seeks to extend privatization to power distribution and are of firm view that this may worsen power sector crisis.


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