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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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MODI GOVT ON THE PATH OF RUINING THE FARMERS

N.S PHERUMAN: MODI Govt is following an Anti-Farmer and Anti-Labour policy, farmers and workers, who constitute about 70 percent of the population of India and are bread and bowl and foundation of our country. They are being ignored, harassed, squeezed and weakened by economic repression of the govt to be finally axed with the most anti-farmer amendments to UPA Govt. Land Acquisition Bill 2013 to... 

Badal raises again the issue of Chandigarh, Punjabi speaking areas

Badiala (Maur): The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today paid rich tributes to Sant Fateh Singh on his 42nd death anniversary at a state level function organised here at his native village. Remembering the founder of modern day Punjab for his unprecedented contribution towards formation of the state, the Chief Minister said that Sant Fateh Singh has immense contribution towards formation... 

Punjab CM Badal seeks revision in wheat MSP

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Mr Parkash Singh Badal today asked the Government of India to upwardly revise the Minimum Support Price for wheat for the forthcoming season, advocating the need for adopting and implementing aggressively pro-agriculture and pro-farmer policies to offset the negative effects of the agrarian crisis brought upon the economy in general and farmers in particular farmers... 
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SAD on back foot for paltry Rs 50 per quintal wheat MSP hike

Chandigarh: Already cornered by alliance partner BJP, SAD faces more embarrassment as Modi government has given a paltry Rs 50 per quintal hike in the wheat MSP for the coming Rabi season. Despite the announcement of wheat MSP fixed for Rs 1450 per quintal the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) opted not to react to the hike announced by the NDA government, unlike in the past when it would raise a hue and cry... 

Drug trafficking case: Khaira lodges formal complaint against Majithia

Jalandhar: Sukhpal Khaira, PPCC spokesman, has submitted a complaint to the Enforcement Directorate (ED), Jalandhar, against Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Majithia for allegedly having received hawala money to the tune of Rs 70 lakh from money-launderer Gurmeet Manchanda, an accomplice of “drug lord” Jagdish Bhola, presently lodged with him at Nabha jail. Later, addressing a press conference,...