The Punjab government has allowed release of dearness allowance (DA) in the pension of its retired employees who have settled abroad and have acquired foreign citizenship.
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With dope tests conducted on 3.75 lakh aspirants for police jobs showing that only 1.27 per cent of the youth had tested positive, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday asked leaders of the opposition Congress and AAP leaders to apologise for defaming Punjab youth.
Chandigarh-based Hartek Power said on Wednesday that it has bagged orders for 460 MW solar power projects in the first half of the ongoing fiscal.
Opposition Congress party will greet Prime Minister Narendra Modi by burning effigies of 'Chitta Ravana' when he visits Ludhiana city in Punjab on Tuesday.
In a bid to maintain the pressure on the Punjab government on the issue of the drug menace, the opposition Congress on Friday said its supporters will burn effigies of 'chitta' Raavan in all 117 assembly segments.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday announced special grants-in-aid of Rs 50 lakh each to war widows or other legal heirs of defence force personnel who died in the wars with China and Pakistan in 1962, 1965 and 1971.
A day after resigning from the Punjab assembly, former Shiromani Akali Dal leader Inderbir Singh Bolaria joined the Congress on Tuesday.
Suspended Shiromani Akali Dal leader Inderbir Singh Bolaria resigned as a Punjab legislator on Tuesday.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said the opposition Congress and the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal in Punjab were colluding to fight the 2017 assembly elections.
The Punjab government on Friday issued instructions to reverse its earlier decision to evacuate the villages of Punjab situated within a 10-km belt along with Pakistan border.
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August 9, 2016
Amritsar: CPI-M workers stage a demonstration against the central and the Punjab Government to press for their demands in Amritsar, on Aug 9, 2016.
May 16, 2016
Chandigarh: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) workers lead by party leaders Bhagwant Mann, Sucha Singh Chhotepur and others protest against the Punjab government in Chandigarh on May 16, 2016.
June 30, 2015
Joshi Math: Members of the special team deputed by the Punjab government interacts with the pilgrims of Hemkunt Saib at Joshi Math in Uttarakhand on June 29, 2015.
June 2, 2015
Amritsar: People affiliated to various organisations burn effigy of Punjab government during a demonstration in Amritsar, on June 2, 2015.
March 30, 2015
Amritsar: Congress workers stage a demonstration against the policies of SAD led Punjab Government as well as BJP led Central Government in Amritsar, on March 30, 2015.