Punjab CM pays tributes to Nelson Mandela

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday paid tributes to South Africa's first black President and freedom advocate Nelson Mandela on his birth anniversary.

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Pakistan treated us worse than dogs: Pro-Khalistani leader Gopal Chawla

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Perturbed by his unceremonious removal as the Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee general secretary, pro-Khalistani leader Gopal Singh Chawla has said that "Pakistan treated him worse than a d

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Delhi-Amritsar-Birmingham flight back from Aug 15

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

Union Minister Som Parkash on Thursday hailed the restoration of tri-weekly Delhi-Amritsar-Birmingham Air India flight after Pakistan opened its airspace for civilian planes.

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Haryana Assembly monsoon session from August 2

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

The monsoon session of the Haryana Assembly will start on August 2.

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Tonnes of wheat rotting in rain in Haryana

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Several thousand tonnes of wheat has been lying unattended in food corporation godowns in Haryana, with the grain turning black with mildew after getting soaked in the rain, officials said on Tuesday.

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Kathua case: HC to hear plea for death penalty on Thursday

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

Sensing the gravity of the matter, the Punjab and Haryana High Court here on Wednesday decided to hear on Thursday the Kathua rape victim father's plea seeking death penalty for the heinous act and mu

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SAD rejects CBI closure report in sacrilege cases

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

The Shiromani Akal Dal (SAD), here on Tuesday, rejected the closure report by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the case of sacrilege of the Guru Granth Sahib at Bargadi, Punjab, in 2015.

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Sacrilege cases: Punjab Congress legislators seek Harsimrat's resignation

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

Punjab Congress legislators on Sunday demanded Shiromani Akali Dal leader Harsimrat Kaur Badal's resignation from the Union Cabinet over the CBI's failure to further investigate sacrilege cases agains

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Sidhu resigns as Punjab minister, sends it to Congress chief (2nd Lead)

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

The rift between Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and his Cabinet colleague Navjot Singh Sidhu deepened on Sunday, when the latter resigned as Minister for Power and New and Renewable Energy Sour

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Punjab CM hails Pakistan's decisions on Kartarpur travel

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh here on Sunday appreciated Pakistan's decision to scrap the separate permit system required for pilgrims to travel through the Kartarpur Sahib corridor and allow

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Sidhu's resignation 'drama', say Cabinet colleagues

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Punjab Cabinet ministers Brahm Mohindra and Charanjit Singh Channi on Sunday ridiculed their ministerial colleague Navjot Singh Sidhu's resignation as a "drama" and urged him to show dignity and decor

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Athawale appreciates Haryana for work to uplift scheduled castes

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST

Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Ramdas Athawale on Sunday appreciated the work undertaken by Haryana for families belonging to scheduled castes and backward classes.

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