Capt Amarinder named Punjab Co...NEW DELHI: Bringing to an end speculation of months over the leadership of the Punjab Congress, national party chief Sonia Gandhi on Friday appointed Capt Amarinder Singh president of the state Congress committee.
Punjab, Haryana groundwater ha...PATIALA: A research report recently prepared by the Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) is set to cause alarm in Punjab and Haryana. The report submitted last week establishes that Punjab and Haryana feature among the 12 states in the country where groundwater contains arsenic beyond the permissible limit.
Govt waives bus tax for 10 day...CHANDIGARH:To please bus transporters ahead of the November 28 Sadbhavna Rally in Moga, the state government today announced the waiver of motor vehicle tax for 10 days for those buses that did not run during the protest against the sacrilege incidents in the state.
Jathedars to stay, says SGPC c...CHANDIGARH: The SGPC today made it clear that the Takht jathedars would not be removed.
Despite NGT nod, tube well con...PATIALA: Despite the fact that farmers paid almost Rs 2 lakh to the state government for each tube well connection three years ago, the government has yet to issue a notification on the release of power connections.
Punjab tops states on out-of-p...CHANDIGARH: People of Punjab spend the most of their money on medical treatment in the country, says a survey conducted by the National Sample Survey Organisation.