Search at Delhi CM's house: 7 CCTV cameras found not working

Four more women have come forward with accusations of sexual harassment against Mumbai-based Angel investor Mahesh Murthy, the National Commission for Women (NCW) said on Friday.

Punjab vigilance nabs Inspector, Constable red handed

CHANDIGARH: State Vigilance Bureau today nabbed Inspector, constable of Police station Talwandi Sabo, Bathinda red handed for accepting bribe of Rs. 17500/-.

Punjab Police seeking deportation of dreaded Nabha jailbreak mastering Romi from Hong Kong

Punjab Police is seeking the deportation, from Hong Kong, of dreaded criminal Ramanjit Singh @ Romi, a mastermind of the sensational Nabha Jail Break and a key conspirator in the targeted killings in the state.

SAD condemns murderous assault on its corporation election candidate in Ludhiana

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) while condemning the murderous assault on SAD candidate Jagbir Singh Sokhi and his supporters in Ludhina today, asked the State Election Commission (SEC) to take immediate action in the matter or the Ludhiana municipal corporation election would also also witness violence and booth rigging on the pattern of the Patiala corporation election.

Congress govt discriminating against region by not giving NOCs for AIIMS : Sukhbir Badal

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today said the Congress government was discriminating against this region by delaying sanctions needed for start of work on the prestigious AIIMS project besides stopping work on construction of irrigation channels. 

Punjab declares paid holiday for voters of cities where elections to be held on Feb 24

To enable the workmen who are the voters of Municipal Corporation Ludhiana and Bye-Election of Municipal Councils (MC) and Nagar Panchayats (NP) in the cities and towns of 15 districts of Punjab, working in the factories, shops and commercial establishments situated therein to exercise their franchise in the elections to be held on February 24 (Saturday), Punjab Government has declared February 24 as paid holiday for the voters of the Municipal Corporation Ludhiana and the said wards.

Rotational irrigation programme for Rabi season from feb 26 to March 05

The Irrigation Department, Punjab has announced the Rotational Programme for irrigation for the Rabi Season through canal water from February 26 to March 05, 2018. The channels of Sirhind Canal System would run on the priority basis from Bathinda Branch, Bist Doab Canal, Sidhwan Branch, Abohar Branch and Patiala Feeder respectively.

RERA issues circular to clarify the category of projects for payment of registration fee

CHANDIGARH: The Real Estate Regulatory Authority, Punjab has issued a circular to clarify the promoters about the category in which projects for construction of villas or independent floors on individual plots fall, for the purpose of payment of registration fee.

Punjab Government announces holiday for Ludhiana Municipal Corporation Election and By-Elections

In the wake of Ludhiana Municipal Corporation election and By-elections of certain wards of Municipal Corporation/Municipal Councils/Nagar Panchayat, the Punjab Government has declared holiday on February 24, 2018 (Saturday) in the concerned voting precinct. This holiday will be under the Negotiable Instruments Act-1881.

B S Virk appointed as Comdt 2nd battalion

Bhupinderjit Singh Virk, AIG/Crime, Punjab Bureau of Investigation has been transferred and posted as Comdt. 2nd CDO Batalian, Bhadurgarh against the vacant post, with immediate effect.

Capt Amarinder seeks special status for Punjab from NITI Aayog

Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has sought ‘special category’ status for Punjab to facilitate restoration of the 90:10 sharing pattern for Centrally sponsored schemes, to enable the state to expedite its development programmes.

Capt Amarinder finalise names of PPSC Members & Information commissioners for submission to Governor

A High-Powered Committee, headed by Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh, on Thursday recommended six names to Governor, V. P. Singh Badnore, for appointment as members of the Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC). The Committee also recommended two names for appointment as Information Commissioners in the Punjab State Information Commission.

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.

Harsimrat Badal requests Justin Trudeau to start Amr - Toronto Air Canada flight

Union food processing minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal today urged Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to facilitate start of Toronto - Amritsar Air Canada flights besides suggesting that the Canadian government jointly celebrate the 550 Parkash Purab of Guru Nanak Dev ji in league with the SGPC. 

45,747 Jobs on offer in 2nd phase of implementation of Capt Amarinder's " Ghar Ghar Rozgar 'promise

The Punjab government, led by Captain Amarinder Singh, has launched the second phase of the Ghar Ghar Rozgar scheme, with a whopping 45,747 jobs on offer for the unemployed youth of the state.

Indian Railways waive off Harmanpreet's bond in response to Capt Amarinder's personal intervention

Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur is all set to join Punjab Police as DSP on March 1, following the waiver of her employment bond by the Indian Railways in response to the persistent efforts of Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.

Punjab CM announces Rs.100 crores for Amritsar development

AMRITSAR: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday announced a grant of Rs.100 crore for the execution of various development works in Amritsar, while making it clear that paucity of funds would not be allowed to scuttle the execution of these projects.

Canada does not support any separatist movement : Trudeau assures Capt Amarinder

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday assured Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh that his country did not support any separatist movement in India or elsewhere.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits Partition Museum

The Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, visited the world’s first Partition Museum at Town Hall, Amritsar, today, along with five Cabinet Ministers and 15 Members of Parliament.

Deputy Speaker Attends 6th Indian Region Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conference

Deputy Speaker of Punjab Vidhan Sabha Mr. Ajaib Singh Bhatti has participated in the four day 6th Indian Region Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conference in Patna (Bihar). He represented the Punjab in this conference.