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In Modi’s presence Mufti sworn in as J & K CM

Jammu: Ending 49-days of Governor rule, Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday got a new government with veteran PDP leader Mufti Mohammad Sayeed taking oath as Chief Minister of a 25-member cabinet, which marked the entry of BJP for the first time in the state government. 79-year-old Sayeed was administered oath of office and secrecy by Governor N N Vohra at Zorawar Stadium where the ceremony was attended... 

AAP’s Delhi performance wouldn’t impact Punjab politics: Sukhbir

Amritsar: Deputy Chief Minister of Punjab, Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal along with his wife Harsimrat Kaur Badal Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries, paid obeisance at Golden Temple and partook in the Bhog of Sri Akhand Path Sahib. On the side lines of the visit, answering a media query pertaining to exit polls  conducted by major news organizations regarding the elections in the... 

Cong objects to Sukhbir’s advance clean chit to Majithia

Chandigarh: Congress today accused Sukhbir Singh Badal of “giving a clean chit” to his brother-in-law and Minister Bikram Singh Majithia in the drug racket “even before the conclusion of the investigation” and said statements by the Deputy CM had the “potential” to “influence” the probe. “It is understandable that you (Sukhbir Singh Badal) have to defend your brother-in-law publicly,... 

Sukhbir authorized to rationalize VAT on cotton

Chandigarh: In a bid to provide level playing field and offer competitive market to the local cotton spinners, the Punjab Cabinet considered rationalization of VAT on cotton and other types of yarn (excluding 100% polyester filament yarn) in the state. This decision would give boost to employment opportunities and would also expand spinning business in the state.  The Cabinet authorized the Deputy... 

Punjab’s ‘affordable houses for all’ policy

Chandigarh: The Punjab Cabinet today approved the setting up of Punjab State Affordable Housing Development Authority under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister for providing “affordable housing for all”. A decision to this effect was taken by the Cabinet in a meeting held under the chairmanship of the Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal here at CMO, this morning. Disclosing this... 

Pb colleges teachers protest against anti-education policies

Chandigarh: The Teachers of affiliated Colleges from across Punjab proceeded on Mass Casual Leave and converged at Sector 17, Chandigarh to register their protest against anti-education policies of the State Govt.; Principals Federation supports the cause; PCCTU decides to educate students and their parents regarding callous attitude of the State Govt. towards Higher Education. On the call given by... 

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...