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World's biggest rooftop solar plant inaugurated in Punjab

New Delhi

Beas (Punjab), May 17 *IANS) Touted to be the biggest one of its kind in the world, the 11.5 MW rooftop solar energy plant was inaugurated on Tuesday by Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal at the Radha Soami sect headquarters here.

Punjab CM evasive on various issues, says AAP leader

Chandigarh, May 16

The Aam Aadmi Party on Monday said Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal was "evasive and non-committal" on various issues like scams, corruption and suicides by farmers in the state.

Police stop AAP march to Chandigarh against Badal

Chandigarh, May 16

Nearly 15,000 Aam Aadmi Party activists on Monday marched towards Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal's residence here to protest but Chandigarh Police stopped them at the city's border with Mohali town of Punjab.

'E-Cycle Valley' high on Sukhbir Badal's agenda

Chandigarh, May 10

Punjab, which is a leading state for cycle manufacturing, is all set for an E-cycle revolution with Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal giving the go-ahead for laying the foundation stone of the proposed 'E-Cycle Valley' in industrial city Ludhiana.

SC seeks MCI response on pleas for exemption from NEET

New Delhi, May 3

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Medical Council of India to respond to a batch of applications by various state governments and associations of private medical colleges seeking to hold their own separate examinations for admission to undergraduate medical courses.

Wearing 'Punjabiat' through tradition and catchy slogans

Chandigarh, May 3

This is one thing that Punjabis don't mind wearing on their sleeves - 'Punjabiat'. Even the younger generation of Punjabis, be it in India or abroad, are quite inclined to do so.

Punjab to develop 200 smart villages

Chandigarh, May 1

The Punjab government on Sunday announced an ambitious project to develop 200 villages into smart villages.

Punjab to spend Rs.3,500 crore on urban mission: Sukhbir

Chandigarh, April 28

Aiming to accelerate the pace of development works in the state, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday announced the government would spend Rs.3,500 crore on strengthening urban infrastructure.

Kohinoor was given to Britain, says Pakistan

Islamabad, April 27

Pakistan's Punjab government has said that the famed Kohinoor diamond was given to Britain following an agreement reached with the East India Company in 1849.

Punjab to get seven new chief parliamentary secretaries

Chandigarh, April 26

The Punjab government on Tuesday said it would induct seven more chief parliamentary secretaries.

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