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Punjab Women Commission settled 35 cases in Lok Adalat

Punjab State Women's Commission Chairperson Mrs. Manisha Gulati has disposed of 35 cases in two days Lok Adalat held at the commission’s head office.

Punjab CM discusses cooperation on farm diversification with Dutch Ambassador

 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday discussed a series of measures with the Netherlands ambassador to India for promotion of farm diversification in the state.

Knowing working style of former PM Dr.Manmohan Singh-an unique experience

I cannot become a biographer of Dr. Manmohan Singh. My knowledge about him is quite recent. Mainly pertaining to his period as the PM. I knew his wife Gursharan Kaur a little bit. However, I tried to study the functioning of this extraordinary financial expert, bureaucratic style prime minister. My only contact with him was regarding Punjab’s well being. He knows Punjab very well and his solutions to Punjab’s problems are right on target. He became prime minister in May of 2004. His elevation to the prime minister’s title was totally unexpected.

Let’s work for senior citizens and villages around Chandigarh: Governor Punjab

V.P. Singh Badnore, Governor of Punjab and Administrator UT Chandigarh, asked the Rotarians to find solution to the growing number of senior citizens in the city.

PPCC President demands special industrial zone for Punjab from Union government

 Punjab Pardesh Congress Committee President and Lok Sabha Member from Gurdaspar today said that in wake of immense social, economic and geographical importance of Punjab, the state must be developed as special Industrial Zone.

Goods Train arrives from Pakistan with heroin consignment seized

 The Indian Customs Department have seized Gold at Shri Guru Ramdas International Airport (SGRDI)and drug (heroin) at international Indo-Pak Attari Railway Station.

Asian Games 2018 Torch Relay begins its journey from New Delhi

 The 18th Asian Games Jakarta-Palembang 2018 Torch Relay commenced today from Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium with 31 athletes bearing the Torch including Indonesian badminton legend Susi Susanti, the Torch Ambassador from Indonesia. The 2018 edition of the quadrennial event will be held from 18 August – 2 September, 2018 in the cities of Jakarta and Palembang in Indonesia.

Total of 2126 cases settle in Lok Adalat held on Saturday

National Legal Services Authority under the visionary Leadership of Hon’ble Mr. Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Judge Supreme Court of India and Executive Chairman, National Legal Services Authority, organized National Lok Adalat in the district court, Sector 43 here on Saturday under the guidance of Mr Justice Krishan Murari, chief justice, Punjab and Haryana high court and patron-in-chief SLSA including Mr. Justice Surya Kant, Executive Chairman, State Legal Services Authority, Chandigarh and Mr. Justice A.B. Chaudhari, Judge, Punjab and Haryana High Court, Administrative Judge.

GADVASU earns laurels for State by bagging 3rd rank in the country: Balbir Singh Sidhu

“It is a pride moment for whole of the state that Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), Ludhiana has secured the 3rd rank amongst all the Indian Agriculture Universities.” It was said by Mr. Balbir Singh Sidhu, Minister for Animal Husbandry, Dairy Development and Fisheries.

Punjab to have the best industrial policy in country, claims minister

CHANDIGARH: Cabinet Minister for Industries and Commerce Punjab Mr Sunder Sham Arora today said that very soon, Punjab would have the best industrial policy amongst all states of the country. He said that the Punjab government is committed for the welfare of industrialists and that is why, it is being prepared in consultation with all stakeholders.

Punjab government signs MoU's worth Rs 455 crore with different industries

The one-day Punjab Apparel and Textile Conclave being organised by the state government has proved beneficial for boosting investment in Punjab. During this conclave, organised at a hotel, here today, MoU’s worth Rs 455.34 crore were signed between the state government and 9 prominent industries.

CT to provide free education to 15 girl children under "I'm Also Malala" scheme

JALANDHAR: “If you educate a man, you educate an individual, but if you educate a woman, you educate a nation."  When girls are educated, the country becomes stronger and more prosperous. One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world. Putting efforts to motivate girl education especially from BPL families, CT Public School has stepped forward and entered into its second year of "I'm Also Malala" scheme.

E-cigarettes & illicit tobacco products seized in raid at Amritsar

 Punjab Government has initiated a state wide crusade to curb use of tobacco and habit making products to save children and youth across the State under ‘Mission Tandarust Punjab’. The special enforcement drives are being conducted in all the districts of Punjab for the strict implementation of the Anti Tobacco Laws in the state.

Punjab Minister rules out clipping of PSPCL sports cell

Standing firmly by the demand of players of PSPCL sports cell, Mr. Gurpreet Singh Kangar, Power Minister, Punjab said that Punjab Government is absolutely in favour of encouraging sports culture among the youth and absorbing them in suitable avenues. He said that since the inception of sports cell of PSPCL over 400 players have been a part of it and PSPCL is proud of holding All India Sports Control Board Champions Trophy for over a decade and a half.

Punjab AAP for fresh admission criteria for UT College Admissions

CHANDIGARH: AAP Legislative Wing Spokesperson and Kharar MLA, Mr. Kanwar Sandhu has demanded that all admissions being done in government and government-aided colleges in Chandigarh for the coming 2018-2019 academic session should be halted and fresh admissions done on the 60:40 ratio between Punjab and Haryana students. Since Chandigarh is the capital of both states, students who pass out of UT schools should also be eligible, he added.

Hike in minimum support price a mockery of Swaminathan Commission report, not as per recommendations

Punjab Cooperation and Jail Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa has asked the Shiromani Akali Dal to ask the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to implement in the Swaminathan Commission report in true letter and spirit, a promise Modi made in 2014 Lok Sabha elections at Bathinda. He said that SAD president Sukhbir Badal to demand a Special package of Rs one Lakh crore for Punjab at pattern of Bihar, and relaxation of Industry like hilly states, before extending any thanks to Modi, who has not given fair deal to Punjab.

Sreejesh to lead men's hockey team in 18th Asian Games

Hockey India on Monday named an 18-member men's Team for the 18th Asian Games to begin in Jakarta and Palembang on August 18. 
Defending Champions India, who had beaten Pakistan in the final at the 2014 edition in Incheon Korea to win gold, will be captained by PR Sreejesh. He was recently awarded the best goalkeeper of the FIH Hockey Men's Champions Trophy in Breda where India returned home with their second consecutive silver medal.

Sreejesh to lead men's hockey team in 18th Asian Games

NEW DELHI: Hockey India on Monday named an 18-member  men's Team for the 18th Asian Games to begin in Jakarta and Palembang on  August 18.

Punjab will produce Bio-Ethanol from paddy straw : Sunder Sham Arora

To curb the menace of crop residue burning and create a positive atmosphere for industrialization, Punjab Government has taken a decision to set up a Bio-ethanol project. In this regard, Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed today between Government of Punjab and M/s SAB Industries Ltd. with proposed investment of Rs.719 crore.

Punjab Tourism policy needs a new look with focus on Amritsar

Tourism is the biggest economy of the world. The mainstay of the economies of cities of New York, Paris, London, Saint Petersburg, Los Angeles, Geneva, San Francisco, Washington D.C. Cairo and Rome is tourism. Other economies like industrial economy and trade can boom and bust, depending on the situation prevailing in the world. Punjab is passing through a bad period of economy. The solutions are hard and financial belt tightening is essential.


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