New Delhi : The Congress today effected major organisational changes as it prepared to reshuffle the Union Council of Ministers on Monday, hoping these changes will inject new enthusiasm into the party and provide greater momentum to governance in the run-up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.
Chandigarh : After being removed from the top post of Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) in March this year, former Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh, on Sunday, succeeded to regain his lost prestige to some extent when All India Congress Committee (AICC) president Sonia Gandhi took him as the Permanent Invitee to the reshuffled Congress Working Committee (CWC).
CHANDIGARH: Having been inducted into the Congress Working Committee (CWC) as a permanent invitee, former Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh will become more powerful vis-a-vis his position in the state Congress is concerned.
CHANDIGARH: Not learning any lesson from recent unearthed scam into Sarv Shiksha Abhiyaan, Punjab Government threw away instructions of Union Human Resource Ministry to form special district level committees to ensure transparency into expenditure of these funds.
NEW DELHI/BANGALORE: Taking a pot-shot at the Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister and Congress leader Jairam Ramesh said he was ‘Bhasmasur’ and would devour his own creators. Not the one to stay behind, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was quick to add that the "famed Modi magic only worked on television and in Gujarat".
CHANDIGARH: The State Election Commission, Punjab has announced the Panchayat Elections scheduled and fixed July 3, 2013 as the date of polling.
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Jalandhar : Giving an advice to Punjabi girls who want to land in foreign shores by marrying an NRI groom, Scot Slessor, the Consul General of Canada, said on Sunday that should always inquire about the marital status of the NRI groom from the Canadian consulate office in Punjab.