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Punjab government approves rules for FRBM Act implementation to achieve fiscal targets

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Cabinet on Thursday took a slew of vital decisions for the development of the state, including approval of the rules for implementation of Punjab Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management (FRBM) Act, 2003.

Punjab cabinet okeys Sri Anandpur Sahib-Naina Devi project to boost tourism

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Cabinet led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has given approval for setting up a Ropeway between Sri Anandpur Sahib and Naina Devi ji in Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode to further promote tourism in the state.

Punjab cabinet okeys transfer of final land for Bathinda AIIMS project

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Cabinet, headed by Captain Amarinder Singh, on Thursday decided to transfer certain land pieces belonging to the state government to the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, for the AIIMS project at Bathinda.

Punjab cabinet ratifies Shahpur Kandi Dam project agreement

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Cabinet on Thursday ratified the agreement signed on September 8 between the Chief Secretaries of Punjab and Jammu & Kashmir, as well as Commissioner Indus GoI, for immediate resumption of work on the Shahpur Kandi Dam Project.

Punjab CM assurers Afghan Ex-president Hamid Karzai of greater support in development of war-torn nation

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has assured former Afghan President Hamid Karzai of greater strategic support and cooperation for the war-torn nation.


CHANDIGARH : Acting on the directives of Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, the Punjab Agriculture department has so far delivered 7337 subsidized agro-machines/farm equipment to farmers for the effective scientific management of paddy residue.

Sack Punjab Advocate General Atul Nanda forthwith for willful betrayal of the State’s interest: Bir Devinder Singh

CHANDIGARH: It sounds a well crafted deceitful intrigue that the State of Punjab has lost two very important and prestigious cases in the High Court within one week one after another; just because the decisions of the state were not defended in the Court by the top heavy office of the Advocate General, Punjab. Advocate General Mr. Atul Nanda is defending his indefensible deceitful absence from the court on the false pretext, that AG office did not get the notice for the hearing in the case on Thursday, filed by Mr. Charnjit Singh Sharma Ex SSP Moga  and other police officials, indicted in the report of Justice Ranjit Singh Enquiry Commission.

Tourism Industry to be driver of economic growth for Punjab: Navjot Singh Sidhu

NEW DELHI: Asserting that Tourism Industry is going to be the driver of economic growth for the State, Punjab Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister Mr. Navjot Singh Sidhu said that the endeavor of Punjab Government is to make tourism contribute 20 percent to Punjab`s GDP. The State has a vibrant culture and dynamic people who have traditionally open their homes and hearts to guests from all over the globe. The Minister effectively showcased Punjab as a brand holding immense potential for employment generation and economic growth.

SAD to hold parallel rally in Patiala on same day Cong holds rally in Lambi

CHANDIGARH: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today announced that the SAD would hold a massive public rally in chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh’s home town Patiala on the very day he proposed to hold a Congress rally in Lambi.

Capt Amarinder pats Punjab Police for maintaining law and order in SAD rally

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday expressed his appreciation for the people and the police of the state for ensuring maintenance of law and order during the SAD rally in Faridkot.

Punjab CM to take on Badal clan on their home ground of Lambi to expose them on sacrilege

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has decided to take on Akali veteran Parkash Singh Badal on the latter’s home ground in Lambi for misleading the people of the state on the sensitive issue of sacrilege cases.

High court allows SAD rally in Faridkot, Punjab takes security steps

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and Haryana High Court in a late night hearing yesterday allowed Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD) to hold its rally in Faridkot today  with certain security conditions.Punjab Government had objected to permission for rally citing intelligence input of disturbing peaceful atmosphere of state by Akalis.

Pannu announces to kick off anti-Paddy straw burning campaign across Punjab

CHANDIGARH: On the directives of Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to effectively check the menace of paddy straw burning, the Secretary Agriculture Kahan Singh Pannu on Wednesday asked the officers/officials of agriculture department to ensure timely supply of subsidized farm equipments to the farmers or face disciplinary action for delinquency in this regard.

Center govt gives three months extension to Punjab DGP Suresh Arora

CHANDIGARH: The Union Home Ministry has granted three months extension to Punjab Director General of Police Suresh Arora who would have superannuated on September 30,2018. He will now continue till the end of this year i.e.December 31, 2018.

Punjab CM pays tributes to Saragarhi battle heroes

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday paid tributes to the heroes of the historic Saragarhi Battle with a call to the youth to imbibe the values of courage and valour in their lives.

Punjab govt constitutes SIT to investigate Kotpapura and Behbal kalan firing

CHANDIGARH: Punjab government tonight constituted Special Investigating Team(SIT) to investigate the cases of firing on Sikhs in Behbal Kalan and Kotkapura. The Sikhs were protesting against sacrilege of Guru Grnath Sahib.

Punjab CM seeks suggestions from Sant Samaj for global celebrations of 550th Parkash Purab of Guru Nanak Dev Ji

SULTANPUR LODHI: Punjab Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder Singh, on Monday sought the blessings and suggestions from the Sant Samaj for commemorating the 550th ‘Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji in a befitting manner across the globe.

34 lakh saplings distributed free under ‘GHAR GHAR HARIYALI’ Campaign: Sadhu Singh Dharamsot

CHANDIGARH: “The Punjab Government has initiated ‘Ghar Ghar Hariyali’ campaign to ensure a clean and green environment for posterity and under the same campaign, 34 lakh saplings of different types have been distributed free to the people of the State.”

Punjab, J and K ink agreement to start Rs.2799 Core Shahpur Kandi project

CHANDIGARH: Sustained efforts by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh led to the signing of a historic agreement between the border states of Punab and Jammu & Kashmir to start work on the Rs. 2793 crore Shahpur Kandi project.

Punjab govt declares holday on Parkash Purb of Guru Granth Sahib

CHANDIGARH: On the directive of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, the Punjab Government has declared a gazetted public holiday on the auspicious occasion of ‘First Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji’ (installation of Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji in Sri Harmandir Sahib in 1604) on September 10 (Monday).   


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