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Punjab, Hry hold potential for strengthening ties: S.Korean envoy

Punjab, Hry hold potential for strengthening ties: S.Korean envoy

🕔17:22, 24.Nov 2022

Chandigarh, Nov 24 (IANS) South Korean Ambassador to India Chang Jae-bok on Thursday said Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh hold enormous potential for strengthening the South Korea-India partnership. Speaking at the South Korea-India Economic Cooperation Forum 2022 at the CII Northern Region

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Chandigarh to host CII Agro Tech from Nov 4 after four-year gap

Chandigarh to host CII Agro Tech from Nov 4 after four-year gap

🕔17:39, 2.Nov 2022

Chandigarh, Nov 2 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Wednesday announced that it will host the 15th edition of CII Agro Tech India in Chandigarh from November 4 to 7. Making its formal return to the city after 2018,

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RBI sanctions Rs 43,526 crore CCL to Punjab for paddy purchase

RBI sanctions Rs 43,526 crore CCL to Punjab for paddy purchase

🕔07:17, 2.Nov 2022

Chandigarh, Nov 2 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India has enhanced the cash credit limit (CCL) to Punjab for procurement of paddy during the ongoing kharif season to Rs 43,526.23 crore, Food abd Civil Supplies Minister Lal Chand Kataruchak said on

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India’s largest bio energy plant commissioned in Punjab

India’s largest bio energy plant commissioned in Punjab

🕔07:19, 19.Oct 2022

Sangrur (Punjab), Oct 19 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, along with Union Petroleum Minister Hardeep Puri, on Tuesday dedicated India’s largest bio energy plant, constructed at a cost of Rs 230 crore, over 20 acres of land. Describing it as

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MSP worth Rs 2,356 cr disbursed during 2022-23 Kharif season

MSP worth Rs 2,356 cr disbursed during 2022-23 Kharif season

🕔17:34, 7.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) In the ongoing Kharif marketing season of 2022-23 in Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Tamil Nadu, a total of 1,16,761 farmers have benefitted with minimum support price (MSP) value of Rs 2,356.30 crore. In

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Chandigarh airport officially named as Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Airport

Chandigarh airport officially named as Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Airport

🕔15:47, 28.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Chandigarh International Airport was on Wednesday officially named as Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Airport as a mark of tribute to the legendary freedom fighter on his 115th birth anniversary. The Chandigarh Airport belongs to the

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SJVN eyeing to tap 5,000 MW renewable energy in Punjab

SJVN eyeing to tap 5,000 MW renewable energy in Punjab

🕔10:28, 2.Sep 2022

Shimla, Sep 2 (IANS) After signing a pact for developing 10,000 MW solar projects and parks in Rajasthan, public sector SJVN is now eyeing to tap renewable energy in Punjab, which holds a huge potential for generation from agro-residues, an alternative

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PM to visit Haryana and Punjab on August 24

PM to visit Haryana and Punjab on August 24

🕔18:16, 22.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Haryana and Punjab on August 24 to inaugurate and dedicate two important healthcare initiatives. On the morning of August 24, the Prime Minister will inaugurate Amrita Hospital in Faridabad, Haryana.

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Amit Shah to chair North Zonal Council meeting in Rajasthan today

Amit Shah to chair North Zonal Council meeting in Rajasthan today

🕔12:54, 9.Jul 2022

Jaipur, July 9 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah will chair the ‘North Zonal Council’meeting here on Saturday. Chief Ministers and Lieutenant Governors of eight states, including Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, are scheduled to participate in the meeting at Hotel

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Punjab to ban single use plastic from July

Punjab to ban single use plastic from July

🕔17:35, 5.Jun 2022

In a bid to reduce carbon emissions, the Punjab government on Sunday announced to impose ban on single-used plastic from the next month. Chandigarh, June 5 (IANS) In a bid to reduce carbon emissions, the Punjab government on Sunday announced to

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Punjab to procure 132 lakh tonnes of wheat

Punjab to procure 132 lakh tonnes of wheat

🕔11:49, 29.Mar 2022

Chandigarh, March 29 (IANS) Punjab has fixed a target of procuring 132 lakh tonnes of wheat that will begin on April 1 and culminate on May 31, officials said on Tuesday. The Centre has fixed the minimum support price (MSP) of

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BJP set to retain power in UP, Uttarakhand, Goa & Manipur; AAP sweeps Punjab

BJP set to retain power in UP, Uttarakhand, Goa & Manipur; AAP sweeps Punjab

🕔07:06, 11.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is all set to retain power in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur while the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) secured a landslide victory in Punjab. The AAP is the first regional

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EC makes elaborate arrangements for counting of votes in five states

EC makes elaborate arrangements for counting of votes in five states

🕔07:42, 10.Mar 2022

The Election Commission on Wednesday said that elaborate arrangements for counting of votes on March 10 in 690 Assembly constituencies of Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttarakhand, and Uttar Pradesh and bypoll to Assam’s Majuli have been made. New Delhi, March 10

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Polling across 117 assembly seats in Punjab begins

Polling across 117 assembly seats in Punjab begins

🕔09:24, 20.Feb 2022

Polling across 117 Assembly constituencies began on Sunday morning in Punjab that is witnessing a multi-cornered contest with more than 2.14 crore voters exercising their franchise to decide the fate of 1,304 candidates, including 93 women and two transgenders. Chandigarh,

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Taking Stock: Health Minister to interact with 9 states, UTs over Covid on Tuesday

Taking Stock: Health Minister to interact with 9 states, UTs over Covid on Tuesday

🕔07:16, 25.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya will hold a virtual meeting with nine states and United Territories on Tuesday to take stock of the prevailing Covid situation. A source said that Mandaviya will interact with the health

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1,700 companies of para-military forces to be deployed in forthcoming Assembly polls

1,700 companies of para-military forces to be deployed in forthcoming Assembly polls

🕔19:16, 20.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) The Centre will deploy around 1,700 companies of paramilitary forces in the forthcoming Assembly elections in Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Goa, and Manipur, officials said. Over 100 companies of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) have already

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List of Congress candidates for Punjab Assembly elections

List of Congress candidates for Punjab Assembly elections

🕔14:58, 15.Jan 2022

List of Candidates 1 and 2 Click above on 1 and 2 to download the list  

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SC agrees to set up panel headed by ex-SC judge to probe PM security breach

SC agrees to set up panel headed by ex-SC judge to probe PM security breach

🕔12:34, 10.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to set up a panel, headed by a former apex court judge, to probe the Prime Minister Narendra Modi security breach in Punjab last week. After a detailed hearing in

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With poll announcement, Model Code of Conduct kicks in 5 states

With poll announcement, Model Code of Conduct kicks in 5 states

🕔10:20, 9.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) With the announcement of the seven-phase polling for assembly elections for five states on Saturday, the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) has come into force with immediate effect. The Model Code of Conduct for political parties

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Seven-phase polls in five states from Feb 10-Mar 7, counting on Mar 10

Seven-phase polls in five states from Feb 10-Mar 7, counting on Mar 10

🕔20:54, 8.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Spanned over seven phases, the elections to five states Assemblies — Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Gao, Punjab and Manipur — would be held from February 10 to March 7, and the counting of votes will take place

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