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Punjab farmers to resume protest against govt from Nov 4


Moga : Several farmer unions, including the Bhartiya Kisan Union (Ekta) and farm labourers, on Monday announced that they will resume their agitation from November 4 to 6 in support of their demands, including compensation for crop damage.Rallies and dharnas would be staged in front of district administrative complexes in Amritsar and Moga from November 4 to 6, BKU (Ekta) ...

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Punjab bans vulgar songs in buses


CHANDIGARH : Ajit Singh Kohar, Transport Minister Punjab has banned the use of vulgar and provocative music in the state run transport buses with immediate effect. While giving formal directions to the department to stop airing the vulgar songs, Kohar said that any bus driver violating government’s directive would have to face strict departmental action.The Minister reiterated that the Punjab ...

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SAD asks Amarinder to tell how much investment he got for Punjab


CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today urged Amritsar MP Capt Amarinder Singh to explain how much investment he had got into Punjab during the previous Congress rule rather than trying to belittle the phenomenal Rs 43,000 crore investment which had occurred during the last two years of SAD- BJP government and mou’s worth Rs 1.15 lakh crore signed during ...

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Opposition slams Sukhbir Badal for spitting lies in Punjab Progressive Investors summit


CHANDIGARH: The opposition parties have blasted Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal for spitting lies during the second Punjab Progressive Investors Summit and concealing the ground realities of Punjab. The opposition has accused Sukhbir Badal of using the opportunity to cover up failures of SAD=BJP government. Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha and former Chief Minister Capt Amarinder ...

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Punjab to skill 1.5 lakh youth to work abroad


SAS NAGAR (Mohali) : Punjab is all set to meet the foreign craze of its citizens especially in the Doaba and Malwa area by providing them capsule training program with proper certificate/degree that would enable them to seek work visa in Australia, US, Saudi Arabia and other labour deficient countries. The unique feature of new policy decision is training a ...

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