Sukhbir Badal extends support to Tikait

Sukhbir Badal extends support to Tikait

Saturday, 30 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Badal on Friday extended support to Rajesh Tikait, the farmer leader who along with his supporters is camping at Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border near Ghazipur (Ghaziabad). Sukhbir spoke to Tikait and discussed ways to shore up more strength and support for the farmers’ agitation in Delhi, especially...

Withdraw false police cases against farmers’ leaders, demands AAP

Friday, 29 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Strongly condemning the false police cases registered against the farmers over the actions taken by “RSS and BJP agents” to discredit the farmers’ movement at the Red Fort on January 26, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday said that Delhi Police should have immediately arrested and prosecuted BJP agent Deep...

Haryana Govt extends suspension of mobile internet services in 3 districts till Fri

Friday, 29 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana Government has extended the suspension of mobile Internet services in Sonipat, Jhajjar and Palwal districts till Friday 5 pm “to prevent disturbance of peace and public order”, according to a Government order issued on Thursday. Mobile Internet services were suspended in these districts on Tuesday after a violent farmers’’...

Over 1.16 lakh healthcare workers in Haryana vaccinated so far

Friday, 29 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Haryana State National Health Mission (NHM) director Dr VK Bansal said that a total of 6186 healthcare workers in Haryana received Covid-19 vaccine shots on Thursday, taking the number of beneficiaries vaccinated against the disease in the state so far to 1,16,481. Talking to ‘The Pioneer’ over the phone, Bansal said...

Deep Sidhu hits out at farmer leaders for spreading false propaganda against him

Friday, 29 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Mincing no words in his attack on the farmers’ leaders for allegedly spreading false propaganda and hatred against him, Punjabi actor-singer Deep Sidhu on Thursday asserted that many farm leaders will be exposed “if I open my mouth”. Notably, Sidhu has been protesting alongside farmers since day one at Delhi’s borders,...

Capt writes to PM for Punjabi’s inclusion in J&K official languages list

Friday, 29 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Citing Punjab’s historical links with Jammu and Kashmir since Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s time, Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Wednesday sought the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention for the inclusion of Punjabi in the official list of languages of the UT. Capt Amarinder, in a letter to the Prime Minister,...

Punjab to set up Plywood Park at Hoshiarpur to support industry

Friday, 29 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

To further boost the wood industry in the State, Punjab Government would set up dedicated Plywood Park between Bassi Kasson and Bassi Maroof villages in Hoshiarpur district. The Park would bring about `100 crores of investment which would not only provide employment to the local youth but will also increase...

Punjab educationists seek judicial probe into Red Fort incident

Friday, 29 January 2021 | PNS | Chandigarh

Raising questions over the Delhi police’s role in January 26 incidents related to the protesting farmers, Punjab’s academicians, including university’s former vice-chancellors, on Thursday sought a judicial probe by a sitting Supreme Court or the High Court Judge “to dig out the truth behind these unfortunate happenings in Delhi”. The State’s...

State Editions

Chouhan to take part in Parivartan Rally in Bengal

28 February 2021 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Assembly passes Resolution on Jagannath Heritage Corridor

28 February 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

25 VSSUT students test Covid+

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28 February 2021 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Centre owes Odisha Rs 59,222 cr in 6 yrs

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