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ISI’s latest plot: Flood of overseas calls to spearhead anti-India hate campaign in Punjab

ISI’s latest plot: Flood of overseas calls to spearhead anti-India hate campaign in Punjab

🕔20:15, 15.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 15 In a bid to rekindle the Khalistan movement, separatist Sikh groups based in Canada and the US are being promoted by Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) to spearhead an anti-India hate campaign. More than twenty phone numbers of

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Centre releases 3rd instalment of Rs 6K cr grant to states

Centre releases 3rd instalment of Rs 6K cr grant to states

🕔17:42, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  In an attempt to assist state governments to effectively address situation arising out of Covid-19, the Central Government on Wednesday released the third instalment of states’ share of revenue deficit grant amounting to over Rs 6,000

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Punjab to have ‘Cycle Valley’ with outlay of Rs 300 crore

Punjab to have ‘Cycle Valley’ with outlay of Rs 300 crore

🕔08:49, 29.Jul 2019

Chandigarh, July 29  Punjab is setting up a high-tech Cycle Valley in Ludhiana district at an outlay of Rs 300 crore, and modalities for purchasing 383 acres for this have been completed, Industries and Commerce Minister Sunder Sham Arora said

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Punjab makes a pitch for investments from Taiwan

Punjab makes a pitch for investments from Taiwan

🕔20:56, 22.Jul 2019

Chandigarh, July 22  A high-level delegation of officials of the Punjab government and industrialists left for Taiwan on Monday to discuss potential economic and trade partnerships, talent exchanges and resource sharing. Punjab has selected Taiwan as a focus country owing

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Punjab relaxes GST to benefit industry

Punjab relaxes GST to benefit industry

🕔10:52, 7.Mar 2019

Chandigarh, March 7 In a move to boost industrial development in the state, the Punjab Cabinet on Wednesday approved an amendment to the Goods and Services Tax (GST) incentives notified under the Industrial and Business Development Policy 2017. The amendment

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Rain brings relief to parts of Punjab, Haryana

Rain brings relief to parts of Punjab, Haryana

🕔12:20, 3.Jul 2018

Chandigarh, July 3  Rain in several parts of Punjab and some parts of Haryana brought relief to people on Tuesday from the hot and humid conditions. Monsoon arrived over the region ahead of schedule on June 29, however, it did

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Ministers of 5 states meet President for changes to terms of Finance Commission

Ministers of 5 states meet President for changes to terms of Finance Commission

🕔09:40, 18.May 2018

New Delhi, May 18  The Finance Ministers of Delhi, Kerala, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Punjab and the Chief Minister of Puducherry met President Ram Nath Kovind here on Thursday and submitted a memorandum urging amendments to the Terms of Reference

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Rains lash Chandigarh; Haryana, Punjab on storm alert

Rains lash Chandigarh; Haryana, Punjab on storm alert

🕔10:58, 7.May 2018

Chandigarh, May 7  Early morning rains lashed Chandigarh and surrounding areas on Monday while authorities in Haryana and Punjab remained on high alert following a storm advisory issued by the Met Department. Schools in Haryana were ordered to remain closed

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Punjab on high alert ahead of SC protest

Punjab on high alert ahead of SC protest

🕔10:43, 2.Apr 2018

Chandigarh, April 2  Punjab was on high alert on Monday with hundred of security personnel deployed ahead of a protest called by some organizations of the Scheduled Castes, objecting to the dilution of the SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act. Reports

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Punjab, Haryana procure over 250 lakh tonnes paddy

Punjab, Haryana procure over 250 lakh tonnes paddy

🕔11:57, 11.Dec 2017

Chandigarh, Dec 11 With a bumper crop, Punjab and Haryana have procured over 250 lakh tonnes of paddy so far this year, officials from the Food and Supplies Department said here on Monday. Punjab has procured nearly 179 lakh tonnes

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Kejriwal wants to meet Haryana, Punjab CMs over pollution

Kejriwal wants to meet Haryana, Punjab CMs over pollution

🕔11:22, 8.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 8  A day after Delhi witnessed its worst ‘air quality’ and ‘smog situation’ of the year, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said he wished to meet his Haryana and Punjab counterparts to find a solution to

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BJP set to win in UP, Uttarakhand; Congress in Punjab

BJP set to win in UP, Uttarakhand; Congress in Punjab

🕔09:34, 11.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 11  The BJP cruised towards victory on Saturday in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand while the Congress brutally brushed aside the AAP in Punjab as officials counted the millions of votes polled in assembly polls. The Congress led

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INLD’s ‘Water War’: High alert on Punjab-Haryana border

INLD’s ‘Water War’: High alert on Punjab-Haryana border

🕔10:22, 23.Feb 2017

Chandigarh, Feb 23  Border districts of Haryana and Punjab are on high alert on Thursday with the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) launching its ‘Water War’.The principal opposition party in Haryana was expected to start digging of the controversial Sutlej-Yamuna

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Punjab braves chill, 11% votes in two hours

Punjab braves chill, 11% votes in two hours

🕔11:32, 4.Feb 2017

Chandigarh, Feb 4  Braving the winter chill, thousands of voters turned out on Saturday morning to cast their vote for the Punjab assembly elections. Early reports indicated that five to 17 per cent voting was reported from constituencies in various

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Five states to vote between February 4 and March 8

Five states to vote between February 4 and March 8

🕔12:51, 4.Jan 2017

New Delhi, Jan 4  Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Punjab and Manipur will be held between February 4 and March 8, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi announced on Wednesday.The results from all five states will be known on

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Punjab, Haryana under dense fog cover

Punjab, Haryana under dense fog cover

🕔11:16, 2.Dec 2016

Chandigarh, Dec 2  Dense fog engulfed several parts of Haryana and Punjab on Friday morning, affecting life in both states. Road, rail and air traffic were affected at various places with flights cancelled and trains rescheduled. At the Sri Guru

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Dense fog in Haryana, Punjab: road, rail traffic hit

Dense fog in Haryana, Punjab: road, rail traffic hit

🕔10:13, 1.Dec 2016

Chandigarh, Dec 1  Dense fog in several areas of Haryana and Punjab affected life in both states on Thursday morning.Road and rail services were affected with traffic moving slowly.Reports from various places said that visibility was reduced to 50-200 metres

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India to set up nuclear plants in Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana

India to set up nuclear plants in Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana

🕔07:52, 28.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 28  The central government is looking at possible sites in the northern states of Uttarakhand, Punjab and Haryana for setting up new atomic power plants, a minister said on Tuesday.“We are exploring the possibility of having such

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Punjab claims solar power generation up 172 times in three years

Punjab claims solar power generation up 172 times in three years

🕔09:38, 25.Nov 2015

Chandigarh, Nov 25  Punjab claims to have set a national benchmark with a 172-fold increase in solar power generation.“Punjab has scripted a new success story on the solar energy front by recording stupendous increase in green power generation registering an

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Punjab harnessing solar power in fields, targets 1,000 MW in two years

Punjab harnessing solar power in fields, targets 1,000 MW in two years

🕔14:58, 26.Jun 2015

Chandigarh, June 26  Punjab, which produces a major share of the country’s foodgrain, is all set to tap solar power in the agricultural fields in a big way, aiming to generate 1,000 MW, up from the current 225 MW, by

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