Patiala : Farmers in over a dozen villages in Devigarh and Sanaur areas are up in arms against the Irrigation Department. They allege they have not been getting regular water supply for their fields following widespread water theft. The farmers allege the culprits are close to a senior SAD leader.
Fatehgarh Sahib: Controversy erupted over the appointment of Shiromani Akali Dal(SAD) new halqa in-charge of Fatehgarh Sahib constituency, as former Sirhind MLA Didar Singh Bhatti claimed that the party high command had made him new constituency in-charge while SAD district president Jagdeep Singh Cheema maintained that the party high command was yet to take a decision.
Patiala : Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha and All India Jat Maha Sabha president Capt Amarinder Singh has blamed Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal for denying Jats living in Punjab the benefit of reservation.
Ropar : After the announcement of list of office bearers by District Congress president Harbhag Singh Saini, the party leadership in Ropar has started raising their voice against the district president.
PATIALA: Congress deputy leader in the Lok Sabha and president of the All India Jat Mahasabha Capt Amarinder Singh on Friday blamed Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal for denying the benefit of reservation to Jats living in the state.
Patiala : Capt Amarinder Singh, Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha and All India Jat Mahasabha president, today blamed Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal for allegedly depriving the Jats living in Punjab of reservation benefits.
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.
Chandigarh : With the process of extraditing a wanted criminal or repatriating an illegal immigrant to his home country taking decades and limited to hardened criminals, the Centre is trying to find means to shorten the process besides bringing NRIs accused of fraudulent or sham marriages under its purview.