20 Record(s) found, Page : 1 of 78
BJP extends support to Capt Amarinder Govt on SYL, other public welfare issues in Punjab

The Punjab unit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has extended its full support to the Captain Amarinder Singh government on the critical SYL issue, as well as other matters of vital interest to the state.

Punjab CM moots open door bus permit policy to end transport monopoly

In a move aimed at breaking the existing monopoly in the transport system, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has mooted an open-door policy for bus permits, except on national highway routes, while directing the Transport Department to allocate certain bus routes for youth in order to facilitate employment generation. 

IPL-10: Sunrisers look to consolidate against Kings XI

Defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will aim to consolidate their stay in their top three positions of the Indian Premier League (IPL) standings when they take on Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in an away game at the I.S. Bindra Stadium here on Friday.

'Captain America' director to helm 'Narnia...'

Los Angeles: Joe Johnston, who directed "Captain America: The First Avenger", is on board to helm the revival of C.S. Lewis's "Chronicles of Narnia" series, titled "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Silver Chair".

CM mourns sad demise of Gurdaspur MP & veteran actor Vinod Khanna

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has condoled the sad demise of Member of Parliament from Gurdaspur and yesteryear matinee idol Mr. Vinod Khanna, who passed away this morning after battling unsuccessfully against cancer.

Five killed in Kashmir suicide attack (Third Lead)

Srinagar,  Three soldiers and two suicide attackers were killed on Thursday in a 'fidayeen' attack on an army camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district.

Five killed in suicide attack in Kashmir's Kupwara

Srinagar: Five including three soldiers and two militants were killed while another five soldiers were injured in Thursday's fidayeen (suicide) attack on an army camp in Kashmir's Kupwara district.

Capt Amarinder asks Health Minister to initiate steps to issue show-cause notice to Chintpurni

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has directed the state Health Minister to initiate steps for the issuance of a show-cause notice to the Chintpurni Medical College, where classes are not being conducted regularly for quite some time now, and which has been asked by the Medical Council of India (MCI) to stop admissions for two sessions.

Punjab CM directs CS to address concerns of industrialists in new policy

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday asked the state Chief Secretary to ensure that all genuine demands and grievances of industries are incorporated in the new industrial policy, to be released soon.

CM gives in-principle approval for Rs.190 crore Govt medical college at Mohali

 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday gave in-principle approval to set up a new government medical college with an intake capacity of 100 seats at SAS Nagar (Mohali) in order to address the critical shortage of medical specialists while giving a boost to medical education in the state.

Capt Amarinder orders shifting of Gian Sagar, Chintpurni medical students to other institutions

Coming to the rescue of the students of the crisis-hit Gian Sagar and Chintpurni medical colleges, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered immediate steps to accommodate them in other similar institutions in the state, to ensure that they do not suffer as a result of the problems gripping these colleges.

Perform or close shop, Punjab CM warns Pvt. Medical, dental colleges

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday ordered a crackdown on private medical and dental colleges engaged in the business of making money at the cost of the future of the students, warning them to either perform or close shop.

Amarjit Singh Samra assumes charge as Punjab Markfed chairman

Former Punjab Revenue and Rehabilitation Minister Amarjit Singh Samra on Tuesday took over as Chairman of Markfed in the presence of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.

Capt Amarinder announces Rs. 5 lakh ex-gratia for Punjab soldier killed in Sukma attack

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Tuesday announced an ex-gratia amount of Rs. 5 lakh as compensation for the next of kin of the Punjab soldier who was among the 25 CRPF personnel killed in the Sukma Naxal attack.

Capt Amarinder decides to ban use of plastic in Punjab, notification to be issued after cabinet approval

The Punjab government has decided to ban the use of plastic in a bid to conserve its deteriorating environment.

Capt Amarinder moots bio gas energy generation to eliminate stubble burning, garbage

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has directed the Local Government department to explore production of bio mass energy by mixing stubble with garbage in order to eliminate the problems of garbage accumulation in cities as well stubble burning.

Punjab Govt to table new water billing policy before cabinet for approval

To streamline water usage and billing, and bring down water losses in the state, the Punjab Local Government Department is all set to present to the state cabinet some important policy notifications for its approval.

Capt Amarinder Govt to go for 3rd party audit of all municipal works over Rs. 10 Cr launched in past 3 years

The Captain Amarinder Singh government has decided to get a third-party technical and financial audit done by some reputed firms of all municipal works valuing over Rs. 10 crore, undertaken in the past three years, to identify lapses and take appropriate action as needed.

Rana Gurjeet instructs Irrigation department to check water theft, ensure water supply at tail-ends

Punjab Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjeet Singh today issued clear instructions to the department of Irrigation to create a complete check on canal water theft besides ensuring water supply to the tail ends.

Capt Amarinder directs level playing field for existing industries at par with new industries in Punjab

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday directed the department of industries to provide for the same concessions to the existing industries as are being proposed to be given to new industries setting up business in Punjab under the new industrial policy.