Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Punjab

Steep rise in stubble burning incidents in Punjab this year

New Delhi, Nov 25 : Punjab recorded the highest number of stubble burning incidents this year, registering an increase of 46.5 per cent as...

4 members of Ludhiana family found killed at home

Ludhiana, Nov 24 : Four members of a family were found killed at their Mayur Vihar colony residence on the Hambran road here, police...

Punjab CM expresses concern as farmer outfit refuses to allow passenger trains

Chandigarh, Nov 24 : With a farmer outfit in Amritsar refusing to lift its blockade of passenger trains, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on...

Rush urea, other fertilisers to Punjab immediately: Harsimrat

Chandigarh, Nov 24 : Bathinda MP and former Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Monday asked the Centre and the Punjab government to rush...

3 members of family found dead in Punjab’s Bathinda

Chandigarh, Nov 23 : Three members of a family were found dead with bullet injuries on their heads in Punjab's Bathinda district on Monday,...

Railways likely to restore 17 mail, express trains for Punjab region from Nov 24

New Delhi, Nov 23 : The Railways has drawn up a tentative plan to restore 17 mail and express trains for the Punjab region...

BJP ‘non-entity’ in Punjab: Amarinder

Chandigarh, Nov 22 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday dismissed the BJP as a “non-entity” in the state and said it will...

12 special trains cancelled due to farmers’ agitation in Punjab: Railways

Jaipur, Nov 21 : The Railways has cancelled 12 festival special trains due to the farmers' agitation in Punjab while route of a train...

Suffered loss of Rs 2,220 crore due to farmers’ protest in Punjab: Railways

New Delhi, Nov 21: The Railways said on Friday it has suffered a loss of Rs 2,220 crore, including Rs 67 crore in passenger...

Trains suspension: Pb CM urges Centre to show ‘magnanimity’

Chandigarh, Nov 20 : With Punjab farmers bent upon not allowing passenger train movements through the state, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday urged...

Punjab farmers to continue blockade of passenger trains, CM says decision `unfortunate’

Chandigarh, Nov 19: Punjab’s farmer unions on Wednesday decided against lifting the blockade of passenger trains, drawing criticism over the “unyielding” stand from Chief...

Not against corporates, but need to protect farmers: Amarinder

Chandigarh, Nov 18 : Concerned over the difference of opinion between the state and central governments on the agricultural laws, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder...

Election Commission makes actor Sonu Sood Punjab icon

Chandigarh, Nov 16 : Actor Sonu Sood has been appointed as the Punjab state icon by the Election Commission of India, an official statement...

Punjab CM appeals people to celebrate Diwali in environment-friendly, COVID-safe manner

Chandigarh, Nov 13 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday appealed to the people to celebrate the festivals of Diwali and Bandi Chhor...