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19-Sep-2017 Amritsar

Akshay Kumar visits Golden Temple, feels surreal

Away from the hustle bustle of Mumbai and from the humdrum of movie shootings and promotions, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar says a visit to the Golden Temple here left him feeling surreal."A chance visit to the Golden Temple, listening to the Gurbani and watching...

19-Sep-2017 Mohali

CGC Jhanjeri Placed among Swachh Institutes Rankings 2017

 CGC Jhanjeri participated in The Govt. of India, the ministry of Human Resource Development‘s competition for Swachhta Rankings 2017. Out of a total of about 40,000 colleges, 3500 Universities & institutes from all over India took part in this competition....

18-Sep-2017 Abohar

BSF seizes over 12 kg heroin in Punjab

BSF troopers have seized over 12 kg heroin at two locations near the India-Pakistan border in Punjab's Abohar sector, a BSF officer said on Monday.The haul was made during a search ahead of the barbwired security fence, Border Security Force Deputy Inspector...

17-Sep-2017 New Delhi

Capt Amarinder, Jakhar, Asha Kumari discuss Grudaspur bypoll

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday met AICC in-charge of Punjab affairs, Asha Kumari, and Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar here to discuss the forthcoming Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-election.The meeting discussed the political scenario...

16-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Cong govt has failed on all fronts – Parkash Singh Badal

Former chief minister and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) patron Parkash Singh Badal today said the Congress government had failed on all fronts during the last six months be it political, economic or religious and had not only belied the expectation of the people...

16-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Navjot Sidhu launches mobile App of Khalsa Library, Canada

Punjab Local Bodies, Tourism and Culture Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Saturday launched mobile App of Khalsa Library, Canada.The library was set up in Surrey, Canada by founder of FVI Media Sukhwinder Singh Sandhu aka Bill Sandhu.At a brief launch ceremony...

15-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Katia Darnand molestation case reopened after 23 years

Twenty three years after French national Katia Darnand was kidnapped and molested by then Punjab chief minister Beant Singh’s grand son Gurkirat Kotli, the  National Commission for Woman today reopened the case by issuing notice to the Punjab government....

15-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

‘Ik Onkar The Revolution’ a film based on evils of the society

"Ik Onkar" The Revolution as a title itself portrays the message of Oneness in the society. One should lead his or her life according to the Guru’s teachings and we all will be united by love, and if we follow this only then we can establish the purest governance....

15-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Honeymoon over, it's delivery time for Amarinder Singh in Punjab

Returning to power after a long gap of 10 years and bearing the political burden of the populist promises made in the run-up to assembly polls in Punjab earlier this year, the Congress, and particularly Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, must be feeling the pressure...

14-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Punjab to implement state vigilance guidelines soon-Karan Avtar Singh

Aiming to institutionalize strict surveillance and implement preventive practices in the offices, the State Government will execute Punjab vigilance guidelines soon so that corrective measures could be enforced effectively to weed out corruption in the state.Announcing...

14-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

SAD asks Sidhu to quit if he cannot protect rich heritage of Punjab

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today asked Tourism minister Navjot Sidhu to quit his post immediately if he could not protect the rich heritage and culture of the State, even as it asserted Sidhu was deliberately denigrating Sikh monuments by cutting off...

14-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Instructions regarding maintenance of National Flag’s dignity issued

Punjab Government has issued instructions to ensure and maintain the respect and dignity of the National Flag. In this regard, a copy of the letter issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India along with ‘Flag Code of India, 2002’ have been sent...

14-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Patwari Nabbed Red Handed By Vigilance

State Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption today nabbed a revenue Patwari Sukhbir Singh posted at revenue halqa Mastugarh, Tehsil Patti District Tarn Taran red handed accepting bribe of Rs. 16,000.Disclosing this here today a spokesman...

13-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Vigilance Nabs ASI, Revenue Patwari In Bribery Case

State Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption today nabbed an Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 10000/-.Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said ASI Avtar Singh...

13-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

2 PCS Officers Transferred

The Punjab Government today issued Transfer/Posting of 2 PCS officers with immediate effect.Disclosing this here today an official spokesperson said that Mr. Dalwinderjit Singh transferred as Joint Director, (Administration), Punjab State Agricultural Marketing...

12-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Punjab Transfers 4 IPS And 48 PPS Officers

The Punjab Government today issued the transfer and posting orders of 4 IPS and 48 PPS officers in the state.Disclosing this here today a spokesperson of the Punjab Police said that in IPS officers Pardeep Kumar has been posted as AIG/Telecommunication Punjab...

11-Sep-2017 S.A.S Nagar

Education Department Allots Stations To 525 Teachers On Merit

The Education Department, Punjab, today allotted stations as per merit to the 525 newly recruited teachers of master cadre. The appointment letters to these teachers were handed over by the Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder Singh at Mohali during 'Ghar Ghar...

11-Sep-2017 Chandigarh

Governor V.P.Singh Badnore Remembers Heroes Of Saragarhi Battle

Punjab Governor and Administrator UT Chandigarh, Sh. V. P. Singh Badnore remembered the heroes of Saragarhi Battle and paid homage to all the soldiers of 36 Sikh Regiment who relentlessly fought and laid down their lives while fighting a tribal attack in the...

11-Sep-2017 London

Captain Amarinder Singh Meets Lakshmi Mittal

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday met steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal over lunch here to discuss a project for setting downstream Petrochemical industry in Sangrur, apart from a slew of other ventures in the state.This was their second meeting...

10-Sep-2017 Amritsar

Case Registered Against 7 Officials Involved In Improvement Trust Scam

The various layers of the recently unearthed Amritsar Improvement Trust scam have started unfolding with the initiative taken by the Local Government Minister, Punjab, Navjot Singh Sidhu and the probe in the matter has been handed over to the Amritsar police...

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