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Speaker Pelosi blocks Trump's symbolic State of Union speech

NEW YORK:  Raising the stakes in the US government shutdown standoff, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has blocked President Donald Trump from delivering the highly symbolic annual State of the Union address to the joint session of Congress even as a group of centrist Democrat and Republican lawmakers met him to find a way out of the impasse.

10 men, part of ISIS-inspired terror module, sent to 12 days NIA custody

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Thursday sent 10 people, arrested on Wednesday for alleged links with an ISIS module, to National Investigation Agency (NIA) custody for 12 days.

UP woman under scanner for funding terror module busted by NIA

LUCKNOW:  Was a 45-year-old woman involved in the terror funding of a plot the NIA claims to have busted during multiple raids on Wednesday? In a shocker of sorts, the National Investigative Agency (NIA) has stumbled upon strong evidence implicating a mother-son duo from the state capital of being involved in a terror plot at the behest of the IS (Islamic State), an official said on Thursday.

Congress calls for nationwide protest on demonetisation anniversary

NEW DELHI: Asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to apologise to the nation for demonetisation that "wrecked" the economy, the Congress on Tuesday said it will observe a nationwide protest on Friday to mark the second anniversary of the note ban.

Punjab Police arrests Sikh youth tasked by ISI to promote Referendum-2020

PATIALA: Cracking down on the violence, arson and terror unleashed by the Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) under the guise of Referendum 2020, the Punjab Police on Thursday busted a Pakistan-sponsored terrorist module, Khalistan Gadar Force, with the arrest of one Shabnamdeep Singh from Patiala.

Terror funding: NIA raids Srinagar businessman's residence

SRINAGAR / NEW DELHI: A team of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday searched the residence of a businessman in Srinagar in connection with a terror funding case, officials said.

Terror funding: NIA raids Srinagar businessman's residence

SRINAGAR/NEW DELHI: (IANS) A team of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday searched the residence of a businessman in Srinagar in connection with a terror funding case, officials said.

HC grants bail to Kashmiri businessman in terror funding case

New Delhi : The Delhi High Court on Thursday granted bail to Kashmiri businessman Zahoor Ahmad Shah Watali in a terror funding case.

Punjab Police nabs 2 radicals indoctrinated & funded by SFJ'S Pannun & other foreign handlers

In another breakthrough against radical forces trying to disturb the state’s peace and harmony, the Punjab Police have arrested two persons, allegedly indoctrinated, radicalized and funded by their foreign-based handlers, including Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, Legal Advisor to Sikhs for Justice (SFJ).

Punjab gives department wise presentation on NITI Aayog on the issues of State concern

A team comprising top officials from different departments of the Punjab Government today gave a department wise presentation to the NITI Aayog on the issues of the state of Punjab with the Government of India. The NITI Aayog Team led by Vice Chairman Dr Rajiv Kumar gave a patient hearing to the issues of state concern during a meeting in this regard held here at Punjab Bhawan in the presence of Punjab Finanace Minister Mr. Manpreet Singh Badal and Chairman of Punjab State Farmers' Commission Mr. Ajay Vir Jakhar.

Punjab govt seeks all India farm debt waiver scheme, restoration of 90:10 RKVY funding

Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal on Thursday sought an all India farm debt waiver scheme on the pattern of Punjab, while calling for restoration of the 90:10 funding pattern under the Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY) to provide more avenues to the states to determine priorities in agriculture sector.

Punjab Police deny British national Jagtar Jaggi Johal was tortured

CHANDIGARH: Rejecting allegations of torture of British national Jagtar Singh Johal, arrested in the cases of targeted killings of Hindu leaders, the Punjab Police said on Sunday that due process of law was followed at every stage and the accused was allowed access to his counsel, family members and British consular officers.

Kanwar Sandhu's defence of UK national arrested for targeted killings prompted by personal gains: Rana Gurjit

CHANDIGARH: Lambasting AAP leader Kanwar Sandhu for casting doubts over the arrest of a UK national in the targeted killing cases, Punjab Power and Irrigation Minister Rana Gurjit has accused him of strong personal and financial motivation for coming to the defence of an accused charged with militant and disruptive activities.

Punjab Police nabs shooter behind killings of religious leaders

CHANDIGARH:  Claiming another major breakthrough in the recent killings of religious leaders in Punjab, the state police on Friday said it has arrested the main shooter involved in these crimes.

Government open for dialogue with all in Kashmir, but no preconditions: Home Secretary

NEW DELHI: The government is "open for dialogue with everybody" in Jammu and Kashmir but without preconditions, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi said on Wednesday

'Spineless' EC has surrendered to Modi: Kejriwal

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI: Calling it "spineless", Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday alleged that the Election Commission has "completely surrendered" before Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Chhina Hails Modi for His post-Demonetization pro-Poor Announcements

Punjab News Express
AMRITSAR : Punjab BJP state executive member and senior party leader Rajinder Mohan Singh Chhina today hailed post-demonetization pro-poor announcements made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said every section of society including downtrodden, farmers, women, senior citizens and small businesses would be immensely benefited from the announcements by Modi on the eve of new year-2017.

Captain Amarinder urges SC to fast-track demonetisation cases to rescue people from crisis

Punjab News Express
NEW DELHI: Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of throwing the country’s economy into shambles with his ill-conceived demonetisation move, Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday requested the Supreme Court to direct fast-tracking of all cases against demonetisation to rescue the people from the crisis into which they had been plunged by the currency change.

Punjab Congress to oppose the visit of Kejriwal to Punjab: Bittu

Punjab News Express
CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Congress will not allow Arvind Kejriwal to visit Punjab if the AAP does not change its agenda for Punjab for coming Vidhan Sabha elections. Reacting sharply to the recent agenda of AAP, S Ravnit Sigh Bittu, Member of Parliament from Ludhiana, today said that Mr Kejriwal should not play with fire by instigating the sentiments of the people of Punjab.

Punjab drug racket: ED case against Bikram Singh Majithia stuck in the muddle

By Charandeep Singh
CHANDIGARH: There seems to be a criminal conspiracy to hush up the narco-terrorism racket by the ruling powers as the name of Punjab revenue minister Bikram Singh Majithia was not mentioned in the challan presented by Enforcement Directorate, in the infamous “Bhola International Drug Case” in the Patiala Court.


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