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Punjab says hear Haryana's SYL plea after polls, SC says no

New Delhi, Jan 18

The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected the Punjab government's plea for deferring the hearing on Haryana's challenge to the de-notification of land acquired for the SYL canal till a new state government was formed after the February 4 Punjab assembly elections.

Amritsar LS bye-poll overshadowed by assembly elections

Amritsar, Jan 12
This is one election that does not seem to be happening, at least for now, for people in Amritsar district.

Shoe hurled at Badal; protestor taken into custody

Chandigarh, Jan 11

A shoe was hurled at Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, hitting him on the spectacles on Wednesday.

Shoe hurled at Punjab CM

Chandigarh, Jan 11

A man hurled a shoe at Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday at a village in Lambi assembly constituency.

AAP to probe all assets of Badals during 10-year rule

Chandigarh, Jan 9

If it is voted to power, the AAP said on Monday it will order a probe into all the assets raised by the families of Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal during the 10-year rule of Punjab.

Amritsar Lok Sabha by-poll to be held on Feb 4

Chandigarh, Jan 6

AThe Election Commission on Friday announced that the by-election for the Amritsar Lok Sabha seat would be held on February 4 along with the assembly elections in the state.

Congress MLAs' status in Punjab assembly 'unclear'

Chandigarh, Jan 3

Nearly two months after 43 legislators in Punjab tendered their resignations from the assembly over an SC ruling on the SYL Canal issue, there is uncertainty on their status.

Haryana firm on SYL stand: CM

Gurugram, Dec 26

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday said his government is firm on its stand on the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal issue and the state's people should get their rightful share in the Ravi-Beas waters.

Punjab appoints nine sportspersons as DSP

Chandigarh, Dec 26

Indian hockey star Manpreet Singh and runner Mandeep Kaur were among the nine international sportspersons who were handed appointment letters for the post of Deputy Superintendent of Police by the Punjab government on Monday here.

Punjab to set up elite force to tackle terror attacks

Chandigarh, Dec 26

The Punjab government will set up an elite force of the state police to tackle terror attacks, hijackings and other emergency situations, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal announced on Monday.

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