At Loggerheads, Gov Heaps Praises on Punjab Govt

At Loggerheads, Gov Heaps Praises on Punjab Govt

Saturday, 04 March 2023 | PNS | Chandigarh

At a collision course with the AAP-led Punjab Government, Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Friday heaped praises on Bhagwant Mann and his team for making arduous efforts to rejuvenate the state’s glory in the past year. Facing criticism from different quarters over law and order, the Governor lauded the AAP Government saying...

Punjab budget session begins today; Opposition to corner AAP on law and order

Friday, 03 March 2023 | PNS | Chandigarh

The budget session of Punjab Vidhan Sabha, to be held in two phases in the wake of G20 Summit in Amritsar from March 15 to 17, is expected to be high-octane with opposition ready with enough ammunition to attack the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). Apart from taking on the ruling...

Hry Sarpanches hold protest against e-tender policy in Panchkula

Thursday, 02 March 2023 | PNS | Chandigarh

Several village heads (Sarpanches) under the banner of Haryana Sarpanches' Association on Wednesday protested against the State Government's e-tender policy in Panchkula. The protesters were stopped when they tried to march toward the chief minister's house.  After the recently held panchayat polls in Haryana, the newly elected village heads have been...

Himachal Cabinet brings public service commission under law preventing exam malpractices

Thursday, 02 March 2023 | PNS | Shimla

The Himachal Pradesh Cabinet on Wednesday decided to bring the state's public service commission within the ambit of a law enacted to prevent malpractices at university, board and other examinations. The decision to bring the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission under the Himachal Pradesh Prevention of Malpractices at University, Board or...

Chandigarh to promote low-alcoholic drinks

Thursday, 02 March 2023 | PNS | Chandigarh

The Chandigarh administration on Wednesday approved a new Excise Policy for fiscal 2023-24, aiming to bring uniformity with neighboring tri-cities -- Panchkula and Mohali -- and to promote low-alcoholic drinks. Also, liquor is expected to be slightly cheaper now after the policy comes into force as the cow cess has been...

Canada will cooperate with Haryana in field of food and energy security

Thursday, 02 March 2023 | PNS | Chandigarh

The Canadian province of Saskatchewan has offered to enhance cooperation with Haryana in the field of food and energy security. Under this, a six-member Canadian delegation led by Premier Scott Moe met Chief Minister  Manohar Lal Khattar and discussed issues of mutual cooperation in various fields.    The delegation also included former...

MC Chandigarh to celebrate the strength of women and their Swacch Stories

Thursday, 02 March 2023 | PNS | Chandigarh

 Celebrating International Women’s day, the Municipal Corporation Chandigarh has decided to dedicate the entire month of March from 1st March to 31st March to women, their strength and their swachh stories.  On the month-long campaign, Anindita Mitra, Commissioner, said that there is a need to acknowledge and appreciate women’s contribution towards...

Pb Minister demands direct flights from Amritsar, Mohali airports for Canadian, US cities

Thursday, 02 March 2023 | PNS | Chandigarh/New Delhi

Punjab NRI Affairs Minister Kuldeep Singh Dhaliwal on Wednesday demanded to include both — Sri Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport, Amritsar; and Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Airport, Mohali — for direct flights connectivity to Canada, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle and San Francisco (USA), submitting that commencement of...

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