Chandigarh : Punjab Pradesh Congress spokesperson Sukhpal Singh Khaira today accused Revenue Minister Bikram Majithia of receiving Hawala money in 2011 through an accomplice of arrested drug lord Jagdish Bhola.
URGES CHIEF MINISTER PARKASH SINGH BADAL TO DROP THE REVENUE MINISTER FROM THE MINISTRY AND ALLOW A FAIR INVESTIGATION AGAINST HIM
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president Partap Singh Bajwa on Thursday slammed the state government for “wasting public money on investment summits” that, he said, had failed to produce the desired results as no progress was made on the MOUs (memoranda of understanding) signed during such events.
Chandigarh : The Economic Survey Report of the last financial year released during the Budget Session in the Assembly today does not point out encouraging signs for the state’s economy. While the state government’s debt has increased to Rs 86,453 (as per revised estimates), and is likely to touch Rs 95,670 (as per the Budget estimates), the survey stated there was another Rs 35,000 crore debt on farmers.
Chandigarh : The Punjab Congress president, Partap Singh Bajwa, has demanded that the “one rank, one pension” scheme should also include those retiring from the para-military forces.
Ludhiana : Congress Member of Parliament (MP) Ravneet Singh Bittu today raised the issue of outdated machinery and technology being used by the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) of Ludhiana and Mandi Gobindgarh in the Lok Sabha.
NEW DELHI: When minister DV Sadananda Gowda stood up in the Lok Sabha to present his maiden railway budget, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s stamp was hard to miss.
London : A 50-year-old Sikh ringleader of a gang, who kidnapped a woman in Britain and fled to India, has been sentenced by a UK court to five years in jail after he was extradited.