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SGPC notice to Kangana Ranaut over remark on elderly lady

Chandigarh |Sunday, 2020 3:15:06 AM IST

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on Saturday issued a notice to actress Kangana Ranaut for addressing a Punjab elderly woman as a daily-wager.

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Haryana Minister Vij tests corona positive

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2020 5:45:06 PM IST

Days after voluntarily taking a test dose of Covid-19 vaccine, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij on Saturday tested positive for the virus.

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Back home, Punjab farmers adding sweetness to protest

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2020 7:45:06 PM IST

The sweet fragrance of gur or jaggery fills the air in fields across Punjab these days with wood-fired stills continuously working to make it 'immunity' booster for protesting farmers who have set up

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Not scared of ED, says Amarinder; slams Badals, Kejriwal

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2020 2:45:06 AM IST

Asserting that he was not scared of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) or anyone else, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday slammed all the opposition parties in the state for playing politic

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Eminent India-born US scientist Kapany passes away

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST

Eminent India-born US scientist and patron of Sikh arts and literature, Narinder Singh Kapany (94), passed away in California on Friday. He is survived by his son and daughter.

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Punjab minister donates salary for farmers' cause

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2020 11:45:06 PM IST

Expressing his solidarity, Punjab School Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla on Saturday donated his one-month salary to the cause of the farmers who are protesting against the central farm laws.

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36 cross-party UK MPs support Indian farmers' agitation

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2020 4:45:06 PM IST

A faction of 36 cross-party UK MPs, led by the Labour Party's Tanmanjit Singh Dhesi, have come out in support of the ongoing farmers' agitation in India, asking British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab

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Elections to Haryana municipal bodies on Dec 27

Chandigarh |Friday, 2020 1:15:05 AM IST

Elections to the municipal bodies of Haryana will be held on December 27 and the results will come on December 30, State Election Commissioner Dalip Singh said on Thursday.

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Ex-sportspersons of Punjab to return medals on Dec 5

Chandigarh |Friday, 2020 1:15:05 AM IST

Joining the chorus backing the agitating farmers, three former Punjab sportspersons, all belonging to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), have announced to return their awards in protest against the use of pol

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BJP, JJP political 'wedge' widens with inconclusive farmer talks (IANS Analysis)

Chandigarh |Friday, 2020 5:15:05 PM IST

The political 'wedge' between the coalition partners in Haryana -- the BJP and the Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) -- is widening with the talks between the Centre and the protesting farmers remaining inco

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Punjab CM to call on Shah on Thursday on farmers' issue

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2020 4:15:05 AM IST

Just ahead of the scheduled meeting between the farmer leaders belonging to more than 30 farm bodies and the Central leadership on Thursday to discuss the issues on which the farmers have been protest

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Kejriwal undermined farmers by notifying farm law: Punjab CM

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2020 5:15:05 AM IST

In a scathing response to his Delhi counterpart's attack on him over the farmers' issue, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday lashed out at Arvind Kejriwal for stooping to a low level of

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