GURU GOBIND SINGH JI – A SAVIOUR OF HUMANITY --- He, who mocked Sikh sentiments, objects against being mocked --- Pearl company MD NS Bhangoo arrested for Rs 45000 cr scam --- 2016: A year of moral reckoning --- Kejriwal may shift base for Punjab battle --- Punjab govt declares 1.14 lakh new jobs, life imprisonment for desecration of Guru Granth Sahib --- Thinking beyond the concept of SGPC to safeguard Sikh ethos --- ‘Sarbat Khalsa’ appoints Beant Singh assassin as Akal Takht Jathedar --- The Modi presidency is over --- Law & logic don’t work in Punjab; 2 brothers held in haste, let off under public pressure

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Punjab can take Kejriwal to Indian PM’s chair

Kuldeep Mann: Chandigarh: Plundered by political parties and hopeless politicians since decades, Punjab is now pinning hopes on the immaculately-clean and visionary politician, Arvind Kejriwal, to change its fate and revive its pristine glory as number one state of India. None other than Kejriwal himself needs to take command of Punjab to liberate it from the shackles of real-rogues be it from SAD-BJP... 

Capt attacks Bajwa, questions notices to three Cong leaders

Deepkamal Kaur: Jalandhar: Mounting a fresh attack on Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Partap Singh Bajwa, former Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today said the timing of issuing show-cause notices to the three Congress leaders a day ahead of the launching of his mass contact programme was reflective of his (Bajwa’s) poor leadership. The timing of the show-cause notices had raised suspicion... 

Parliament disrupted over Moga Kaand; President’s rule demanded in Punjab

New Delhi: The Moga molestation case rocked Parliament on Tuesday with Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha Amarinder Singh moving an adjournment motion to discuss the law and order situation in Punjab. The decision of the former Punjab Chief Minister to move adjournment motion in Lok Sabha comes days after a teenaged girl was killed in Moga after being thrown off a moving bus by her molesters. Singh,... 

BJP partner with Akalis for ruining Punjab: Capt

AMRITSAR: Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh today demanded registration of criminal case against those responsible for the botched up eye surgeries that led to several people losing their eyesight. He rejected the monthly assistance of Rs 2000 announced by the state government for the victims saying, it is a cruel joke and there is no guarantee that the victims will continue... 

Capt hails BJP’s demand for transfer of Chandigarh to Punjab

CHANDIGARH: Congress Deputy Leader in the e Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh today welcomed the Punjab BJP’s demand seeking transfer of Chandigarh to Punjab. In a statement issued here today, Capt Amarinder said, “Chandigarh is very much a Punjab city and must be returned to Punjab”. He remarked, “good that the BJP has also endorsed the Rajiv-Longowal Accord and I hope it will be able to prevail... 

Punjab hikes VAT on diesel,drinks & cigarettes

Chandigarh: People will have to pay more for diesel, cold drinks and cigarette in Punjab with SAD-BJP led state government raising Value Added Tax (VAT) on these products.  In a notification issued on October 1, Punjab Excise and Taxation department has increased VAT rate on diesel (other than premium diesel), cold drinks (including aerated drinks, soda) and Cigarette and Cigar by 1 per cent, 5 per... 

Capt questions Badal on public/personal interests

CHANDIGARH: Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh today asked the Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal to clarify whether he was in politics to serve the public or watching his personal and family interests. Referring to Mr Badal’s oft-repeated claims that he had personal and family relationship with Chautalas in Haryana which he cannot overlook and which made him to oppose the... 

Where UPA released Rs 850cr has gone: Bajwa asks Badal

Khadoor Sahib: The Punjab Congress President, Mr Partap Singh Bajwa, today lambasted the Chief Minister, Mr Parkash Singh Badal, for entering into alliances with other political parties purely to protect his vested business interests rather than on any ideological basis as evident from Haryana. He announced that the Congress would mobilise the farmers in the state against anti-farmer policies of the...