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Badal asks Modi to base MSP on Swaminathan formula

New Delhi: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi after a hiatus of over 11 months to put forward a string of demands, including the implementation of the Swaminathan formula to determine the minimum support price (MSP) of crops—an issue that has deep resonance with the Opposition. Badal last met Modi one-on-one at 7, Race Course Road, on September 22, 2014.... 
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We won’t allow to discontinue international flights from Amritsar: Badal

SAS Nagar: Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal today said that International flights would continue from Guru Ramdass International Airport at Amritsar at very cost. He said that these flights had immensely benefitted the NRI brethren of the state by providing them a direct connectivity to their motherland. So, Mr. Badal said that there was no question of discontinuation of these flights from holy city. Badal... 
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Punjab has no water for other states: Badal

SAS Nagar: Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal today said that Punjab did not have even a single drop of excess water for any other state. Mr. Badal said that the issue of river water sharing must be resolved through globally accepted Riparian principle and no other formula was acceptable to the state. He bemoaned that the Congress government at centre have meted out step motherly treatment with the state... 

Development of Amritsar is my mission: Sukhbir

Amritsar: While presenting the outlay designed to make Holy City, Amritsar, one of the most beautiful city in the country, Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Badal said he has taken the development of this city as a ‘mission’. He said he has initiated monthly review meetings of ongoing development projects of Amritsar. He said that this Holy City would have world class heritage entry gate, which... 

SAD-BJP’s seat sharing for Delhi poll soon: Badal

Bondli (Ludhiana): Terming that seat sharing arrangement was hardly any issue for the SAD-BJP alliance, the Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh today said that both the alliance partners would soon finalize it for the upcoming polls for Delhi assembly. Interacting with the media persons on the sidelines of the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the Malwa College here today, the Chief Minister said... 

Badal promises NRI cells in all Punjab districts

Moga: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said the government would set up separate NRI cells in every district across the state to facilitate non- resident Indians in getting their administrative works done smoothly. Addressing a gathering of NRIs of Punjab origin, the Chief Minister said the deputy commissioners of every district would be asked to provide a separate room for NRI cell... 

Badal holds special Sangat Darshan for NRIs

Moga: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today held a ‘Sangat Darshan’ (people meeting exercise) here for Non Resident Indians to redress their grievances speedily. NRIs hailing from eight districts — Moga, Bathinda, Fazilka, Ferozepur, Faridkot, Mansa, Muktsar and Barnala participated in the first ever Sangat Darshan programme (people meeting exercise), said an official release here. Earlier,... 

Punjab govt to plead for 39 Indians safe release from Iraq

Chandigarh: Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said the Punjab goverment would once again take up the issue of “safe and prompt release” of 39 Punjabis trapped in Iraq with the Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre. The Chief Minister said from the last few months the SAD-BJP government had been consistently taking up this matter with the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) and now again... 

Badal seeks centre support to control drugs

Phagwara: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today sought support of the Central government for checking the flow of drugs in the state. Addressing a gathering here, Badal said the curse of drugs was one of the biggest problems being faced by the country in general and Punjab in particular. He said that the only solution for checking this menace was to totally cut down the supply line of drugs... 

Ahead of MC poll Sukhbir expresses worry for towns sewerage, water supply

Chandigarh: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal today directed the local bodies department to ensure coverage of all towns of Punjab with ultra modern sewerage system besides installation of sewerage treatment plants (STPs) by February 15. Reviewing the status of ongoing sewerage projects in a high level meeting here on Monday, Mr. Badal asked senior officers to expedite the work of... 

5th World Kabaddi Cup from Nov 29 to Dec 13

Chandigarh: With a view to develop and strengthen the sports culture at grass root level Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal today announced to launch Punjab leagues in hockey, volleyball, basketball, football and handball during weekends so that target for maximum participation of Punjabi players in Rio Olympic 2016 from the country could be achieve. Presiding over a meeting with...