Sukhdeep Kaur The Indian Express Group
Monday 9 September '13For a state which has seen prolonged phases of militancy, Punjab still foots a heavy bill on VIP security.
Saturday 31 August '13Punjab has speeded up the process of buying a new set of luxury armoured sedans for Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and his son Sukhbir — thanks to revelations allegedly made by Abdul Karim Tunda
Saturday31 August '13These will be the third set of vehicles the financially stressed state will purchase for the Badals in six years.
Thursday29 August '13Under attack from the opposition Congress for mortgaging government properties to meet its staggering debt bill, cash-strapped Punjab government has grounded the new aircraft for ferrying the ruling B...
Tuesday27 August '13Beneficiaries to overlap as Centre’s food Bill targets 46% families, atta-dal 48%
Tuesday27 August '13The battle had been brewing since the change of guard in March
Monday26 August '13Former Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh today advised his successor Partap Singh Bajwa to go to Delhi to learn the extent of his jurisdiction as state president of the party
Friday23 August '13Looking to diversify from paddy, Punjab rings alarm bell at way area under various crops is being assessed on the ground.
Thursday22 August '13Helpline working as deterrent on Akalis: Cong
Thursday22 August '13While neighbouring Haryana launched the food security scheme, the Punjab government is trying to counter the Centre’s scheme.
Wednesday7 August '13‘DBT scheme undermines federal structure of fund transfer’
Tuesday6 August '13Punjab has put Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal’s pictures on a portal meant to register students for scholarship under the UPA’s direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme
Saturday3 August '13Atta-dal scheme to cover 48% families, annual liability Rs 420 cr
Friday2 August '13They both seem to agree that Punjab’s poor fiscal health needs a booster dose of fresh taxes. But allies SAD and BJP clearly disagree on whether the money should come from rural or urban voters.
Tuesday30 July '13Jalandhar: Govt yet to take action on report submitted in June
Thursday25 July '13One of the observations made by government school teachers during a two-day programme held last month for new JBT and EGT recruits to equip them with emotional intelligence skills, mainly empathy.
Wednesday24 July '13Gobindpura: Part of 750 acres acquired after stiff opposition from farmers to be utilised
Friday19 July '13After pushing the Food Security ordinance, the AICC will train young leaders with “understanding of state as well as national policies” as spokespersons on its flagship schemes.
Monday15 July '13His wings clipped soon after taking over as the Punjab Congress president, Partap Singh Bajwa seems to be trying to assert himself when it came to the rejig of the state executive.
Saturday13 July '13A small hamlet in the serene hills of Chail, Chabeet, is now on the world map for being the highest demonstration site of Bharti-Walmart.
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