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HRDM officials satisfied with mid-day meal quality in Punjab schools

Jalandhar | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

The Human Resources Development Ministry officials on Monday expressed complete satisfaction over the quality of mid-day meal served to the students of government schools in Punjab. KK Sharma, a senio

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Punjab petrol dealers allege major smuggling scam, to launch protest

Chandigarh |Monday, 2018 10:45:04 PM IST

Alleging that inaction of the Punjab government to levy VAT on petrol and diesel at par with neighbouring states is causing huge revenue losses of crores annually on account of diversion of business a

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Construction work on 43 roads connecting Rajasthan to begin in new financial year

Chandigarh | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Haryana Public Works (Building and Roads) Minister Rao Narbir Singh has said that construction work on 43 roads connecting Rajasthan would begin in the new financial year to cope with increased traffi

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Haryana mall attack may be linked to 'Padmaavat': Police

Chandigarh |Monday, 2018 9:45:05 PM IST

The Haryana Police on Monday registered a case and started an investigation into an attack on a portion of the Kessal Mall in Haryana's Kurukshetra town, around 100 km from here. The attack is being l

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Recruitment of cops in February : Haryana DGP

Chandigarh | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Recruitment for the post of 4,500 male and 1,000 female police personnel and more than 350 sub-inspectors in Haryana will begin in February purely on merit basis and there will be no interview. Stati

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Punjab R-Day tableau to showcase 'Sangat and Pangat' theme

Chandigarh |Monday, 2018 8:15:06 PM IST

'Sangat and Pangat', the love for entire humanity with the spirit of communal harmony, is the theme of the official tableau of Punjab for the Republic Day Parade in New Delhi on January 26.

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Will follow SC orders, provide security for 'Padmaavat' screening: Haryana CM

Chandigarh |Monday, 2018 8:15:06 PM IST

The Haryana government will implement Supreme Court orders on 'Padmaavat' and provide security to the state's cinema halls that will screen the film, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Monday.

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Capt Amarinder seeks PM's intervention to boost dairy sector in Punjab

Chandigarh | Monday, Jan 22 2018 IST

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Monday sought personal intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to direct the Ministry of Agriculture for initiating major steps to boost dairy sector

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N0 question of reversing decision on GNDTP Bathinda closure: CM

Chandigarh | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ruled out reversal of the government's decision to close down the Guru Nanak Dev Thermal Plant (GNDTP), Bathinda, pointing to the non-feasibility of i

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Double blow for Amarinder as close aides lose jobs (News Analysis)

Chandigarh |Sunday, 2018 1:45:04 PM IST

In a matter of just 24 hours, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh suffered a double blow as two of his close aides in the government lost their jobs -- one bowing to the law of the land and the seco

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Kejriwal should step down as CM: SAD

Chandigarh | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

The approval of disqualification of 20 MLAs of AAP by the President has revealed that they were appointed Parliamentary Secretaries in an illegal and unconstitutional way. Now it is time for Mr Kejri

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Haryana would require anti-dowry undertaking while entering govt job

Chandigarh | Sunday, Jan 21 2018 IST

Haryana Government has decided that a person while entering the government job should give an undertaking in writing that if and when he enters any marital alliance, he will strictly comply with anti

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