Deol gets notice for excessive poll expenses

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2019 3:20:53 PM IST

A notice has been issued to Bollywood star and BJP MP from Gurdaspur Sunny Deol for reportedly spending around Rs 86 lakh on his Lok Sabha election campaign, an official said on Wednesday.

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Punjab allows warehouses for non-agriculture uses

Chandigarh |Thursday, 2019 3:20:53 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday okayed a warehousing facility for non-agriculture purposes in Patiala district, to boost industrial development in the region, with the model to be s

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Punjab lawmakers assure support to Sikhs in Meghalaya

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

A high-level delegation, which has been rushed to Shillong by Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, on Wednesday assured the Punjabi settlers there of full support to protect their fundamental rights

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Road named after dead infant retrieved from Punjab borewell

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST

Conceding to popular request, the Punjab government on Wednesday announced the renaming of a street after the two-year-old boy who was pulled out dead last week from a 150-foot-deep abandoned borewell

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Punjab CM sees dear friend Rajiv Gandhi in Rahul

Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh greeted Congress President Rahul Gandhi on his 49th birthday on Wednesday, saying he sees his dear friend Rajiv Gandhi in him.

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Punjab seeks Centre's help in foodgrain storage

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention for permission to construct covered godowns for scientific storage of foodgrains to address the acute short

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Punjab CM congratulates Indian hockey team

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday congratulated Indian hockey team for thrashing South Africa 5-1 in the summit clash to win the FIH Series Finals hockey tournament.

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AAP Punjab slams assault of Sikh driver by Delhi Police

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

The Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Punjab unit on Monday condemned Delhi Police's act of beating Sikh auto driver Sarabjit Singh and his son in Delhi, terming it an "act of sacrilege".

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Haryana CM meets family of An-32 crash victim

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Haryana Chief Ministe Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday visited residence of An-32 crash victim, Flight Lt Ashish Tanwar, in Palwal to express his condolences to the bereaved family.

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Amarinder seeks Shah's intervention after Punjabi driver thrashed by Delhi Police

Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday condemned an incident in which a Sikh tempo driver was beaten up by the Delhi Police and sought Union Home Minister Amit Shah's intervention in the matt

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4,000 kg of plastic bags seized in Punjab

Chandigarh |Sunday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST

The Punjab Pollution Control Board, along with the local civic bodies, has seized nearly 4,000 kg of plastic carry bags in raids conducted to check the sale of the banned product in the state, an offi

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Punjab prohibits sale of uniform, books in schools

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

Punjab has prohibited the sale of uniforms and textbooks in school premises, state Education Minister Inder Singla said on Saturday.

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