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Implementation of policy for regularization of unauthorized colonies reviewed: Sarkaria

CHANDIGARH:  Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria, Housing & Urban Development Minister has presided over a meeting on Tuesday with the association of colonizers to review the implementation of the policy formulated to regularize the unauthorized colonies, plots and buildings in the State at PUDA Bhawan, Mohai. The meeting was held in the backdrop of discussion held a few days back with the Association where the colonizers had raised some issues causing hindrance to those interested in applying for regularization.

CBI filed closure report in sacrilege cases under SAD, BJP pressure with an eye on Haryana elections: Khaira

CHANDIGARH: Sukhpal Singh Khaira Bholath MLA and President of Punjab Ekta Party(PEP) today alleged that Central Bureau Investigation(CBI) has filed closure report in the Mohali CBI court in two cases of sacrilege registered against dera sacha sauda followers under pressure from BJP and Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD).

Sukhbir Badal should stop shedding crocodile tears over CBI closure report: Randhawa

CHANDIGARH: The Cabinet Minister, Punjab, and senior Congress leader S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa and MLAs has lambasted the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal for shedding crocodile tears over the issue of CBI filing the closure report in the Mohali court in connection with the Bargari sacrilege case against three followers of Dera Sacha Said in the aftermath of the killing of dera follower Mohinderpal Bittu.

Aryans to give scholarship to 50 Girls under Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Scheme

MOHALI: To promote the higher education among girls, Aryans Group of Colleges, Rajpura Near Chandigarh has announced 50 seats under Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao scholarship Scheme for 2019-20 session. Aryans has launched special scholarship helpline no 1800-123-3633 for the students.

PUCA urged Bihar Govt to review the recent notification of Bihar Credit Card Scheme in the interest of the students

MOHALI: President, Federation of Self Financed Technical Institutions (FSFTI) and Punjab Unaided Colleges Association (PUCA), Dr. Anshu Kataria urged Nitish Kumar’s Govt to review the notification - 15/M 1-57/2016/1462 dated 5th July 2019 stating to give Credit Card Scheme benefits only to NBA/NAAC accredited and NIRF ranked Institutions.

Rapper Honey Singh booked for lewd lyrics

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Police have booked rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh and producer Bhushan Kumar over lewd lyrics in the singer's new song, "Makhna", an official said on Tuesday.

PSCAE to render degrees, diplomas, certificates of 107 educational institutions invalid : K.S Pannu

CHANDIGARH: Issuing a word of caution to the students seeking admission in the institutes offering education in the discipline of agricultural sciences, Mr. KS Pannu, Member Secretary, Punjab State Council for Agricultural Education (PSCAE) informed that PSCAE would render degrees, diplomas and certificates of 107 educational institutions in the said discipline, invalid with effect from January 1, 2020.

Punjab CM reviews prison security, to deploy drones, CCTV cameras in all jails

CHANDIGARH:  Drones and CCTV cameras will be made available in all Punjab prisons as part of a slew of strong measures announced on Thursday by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to strengthen jail security.

Punjab CM sets up working group to tackle growing stray dog menace

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday constituted a Working Group under the chairmanship of Additional Chief Secretary (Health) to tackle the growing menace of stray dogs in the state.

Rupnagar Police nabs sharpshooter of notorious Rinda gang with weapon

RUPNAGAR: In a major crackdown on organized gang culture in Punjab, the Rupnagar Police has arrested a 22-year-old sharpshooter, associated with Maharashtra’s notorious gangster Rinda.

Maharashtra men and women champs in National Wheelchair Basketball

CHANDIGARH: Maharashtra men and women emerged winners in the 6th National Wheelchair Basketball Championship at the Multipurpose Stadium in Sector 78 of Mohali today. Hosts Punjab finished runners up-and Tamil Nadu were third in men's category. In women's category Tamil Nadu were second and Karnataka third position. Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju graced the occasion as the chief guest and gave away the prizes.

Puri assures early approval and commencement of Sultanpur Lodhi infra development

NEW DELHI: The Centre will initiate work on the infrastructure development of Sultanpur Lodhi as proposed by the Punjab Government at the earliest, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri assured Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday.

Centre to start work on development of Sultanpur Lodhi: Punjab CM

NEW DELHI: The Centre will initiate work on the infrastructure development of Sultanpur Lodhi town as proposed by the Punjab government at the earliest, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri assured Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday.

Capt Amarinder meets gadkari, seeks early clearance of ring roads around major Punjab cities

NEW DELHI: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has sought early clearance of ring roads around the state’s major cities, while urging the Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Nitin Gadkari, to immediately release the third installment of GoI grant of Rs.3.72 crore for Mohali Hitech Metal Cluster and implementation of SFURTI in Wood Inlay Cluster, Hoshiarpur.

SDE Engineers Association (B&R) demands review of promotions discrimination

CHANDIGARH: General Category Welfare Federation and Sub Divisional Engineers Association PWD (B&R) Punjab has alleged that discrimination is being done by PWD( B&R) against promoted sub divisional engineers (Diploma holders) belonging to general and reserve category.

Punjab CM demands early clearance of ring roads in cities

NEW DELHI: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday urged Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari Minister to clear the ring road projects in the state's major cities.

Punjab CM constitutes SIT to probe all aspects of Nabha jail murder

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday ordered the constitution of a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to investigate the murder of the Bargari sacrilege case main accused in the New Nabha prison.

Punjab AAP submits memorandums to Chief Minister through DCs against high power rates

CHANDIGARH: In the first phase of the proposed ‘Bijli andolan’ launched by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) against high power tariff in the state, the Punjab unit leadership on Monday submitted memorandums to chief minister captain Amarinder Singh in various districts in the state through their respective deputy commissioners.

Yoga day session held at Aryan College

MOHALI: Students & staff of Aryans Group of Colleges, Rajpura, Near Chandigarh were fully pampered & motivated a day before the International Yoga Day to convey the message and importance of Yoga.  A short program was organized which started with the Surya Namaskar.

Dhindsa reigns as POA president; Mohindra nominated working president

MOHALI: Punjab Olympic Association (POA) president Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa today voluntarily resigned from his office after which the Vice President Mr. Brahm Mohindra was nominated as the Working President till the elections to the association are held.


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