CHANDIGARH: Punjab Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa on Thursday claimed that the investors’ summit of December 2013, which was followed by the agriculture summit in February, had proved a big hoax as no memorandum of understanding (MOU) had finally materialised.
New Delhi : The Delhi High Court today upheld the acquittal of Joginder Pal Jain, Akali Dal MLA from Moga, in a 1988 case related to smuggling of foreign currency and travellers’ cheques (TCs) worth Rs 16 lakh.
Jalandhar : Senior Congress leader and Kapurthala MLA Rana Gurjeet Singh today asked Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal not to pass on the responsibility of purchasing maize from state farmers to the Centre.
Chandigarh : Announced with much fanfare on the eve of Lok Sabha elections (March 4), the SAD's decision to include Sikh Jats in the Backward Class (BC) category seems to be shelved.
Jalandhar : Senior Congress leader and Kapurthala MLA Rana Gurjeet Singh on Thursday asked Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal that not to put the onus of purchasing maize from farmers on the Centre by allowing National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India Limited (NAFED) to purchase the crop.
BATHINDA: Beneficiaries of the atta-dal scheme of Paras Ram Nagar here, who held a protest on Wednesday, alleged that they were being supplied wheat under the scheme, which was not safe for even animals.
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was on Friday at the centre of a row over his “small rape incident” remark with attack being mounted on him from various quarters even as he said he had not referred to any particular case and that he had no intention of trivialising any crime.
Jagraon : Yet another Punjabi youth was allegedly shot dead in Manila, capital of the Philippines. The victim has been identified as Harminder Singh Sidhu of Kaunke Kalan village near Jagraon. Harminder was the only son of his parents and the sole breadwinner of the family.