Vipin Pubby The Indian Express Group
Sunday 10 November '13The Himachal Pradesh High Court last week restored possession of Dharamsala stadium to the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association. The state had taken over the stadium on Oct 26 after cancelling lease o...
Sunday 18 August '13Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka speaks about bureaucrats' real duty being to public, why there would be no scams if they performed that and why he has respect for politicians. This Idea Exchange was ...
Monday29 July '13The two states had recently sparred over an international airport terminus coming up at Chandigarh airport.
Sunday21 July '13In this Idea Exchange, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda speaks about the state's land acquisition policy, the comparisons with Gujarat, and the new "pro-incumbency factor" in elections. Th...
Thursday2 May '13Worst fears since Sarabjit was attacked have turned true with Pak's official declaration of his death.
Friday15 March '13However, even by those standards, what was perpetrated by Congress MLAs in the Punjab Assembly on Wednesday was a new low.
Monday4 March '13Any ruling party winning a by-election is no surprise, particularly when it had been re-elected comfortably to power just a year back
Thursday14 February '13A part of the state ruling coalition with the Akali Dal, the Punjab unit of the BJP finds itself in a bind over the issue of execution of Balwant Singh Rajoana
Friday28 December '12It comes close on the heels of a party office-bearer, Ranjit Singh Rana, shooting down an assistant sub-inspector of police, who had asked him to stop stalking his daughter.
Monday15 October '12Rahul Gandhi may have tried to score easy political points by saying seven out of 10 youths in Punjab are in the grip of drugs
Tuesday9 October '12At 877 per 1,000 males, Haryana has one of the country’s worst sex ratios.
Wednesday3 October '12Recently, arms and ammunition, believed to have been sourced from abroad, was recovered in Punjab.
Wednesday3 October '12The attack in London on Lt Gen K S Brar (retd) lays bare an open secret.
Monday11 June '12SGPC memorial to Op Bluestar dead reopens old wounds
Friday9 March '12Its reinvention, more reformist than religious, has underpinned its win
Wednesday7 March '12The positive campaign run by the Shiromani Akali Dal and ally BJP on the plank of development and growth, in sharp contrast to the negative campaign against “repression” by the Congress, appears to ha...
Monday30 January '12As Punjab goes to polls, it has been a campaign of many firsts
Sunday29 January '12As Punjab goes to polls on Monday, it has been a campaign of many firsts.
Friday27 January '12The highway from Amarinder Singh’s Patiala to the the ruling Badals’ Bathinda
‘They (Akalis) have indulged in vendetta politics. We won’t do anything like that. Our focus is Punjab’
Sunday22 January '12Capt Amarinder Singh talks about the Congress’s electoral prospects and the party’s strategy to deal with rebels in coming Assembly elections in Punjab.
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