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Swedish companies to become partner in Punjab’s renewable energy sector


CHANDIGARH : With the efforts of Punjab New & Renewable Energy Minister Bikram Singh Majithia, five renowned Swedish companies have decided to become partner in progress with Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) to share swedish technologies in renewable energy sector. A high level Sweden delegation led by Trade Commissioner Anna Liberg, called on Anirudh Tewari,IAS, Principal Secretary, NRE at PEDA ...

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Capt Amarinder suspects state’s sincerety in CBI probe into sacrilege incidents


CHANDIGARH: Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha Capt Amarinder Singh today questioned the limited scope of the CBI inquiry ordered by the Punjab government into the incidents of sacrilege and subsequent police firing in Bargari near Kotkapura on October 14.Reacting to the government decision, Capt Amarinder suspected that the state government was not sincere about finding out the complete ...

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Rupinder and Jaswinder, the Bargari brothers arrested for sacrilege released from jail


CHANDIGARH: The two brothers Jaswinder Singh and Rupinder Singh residents of village Bargari arrested by Punjab Police for sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib are released tonight following the court orders issued late in the evening. The Punjab Police has told the court that the both accused brothers are no more wanted by them. The police had charged the two brothers for ...

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Tourism companies to meet on 5-6th to finalize plan for Ranjit Sagar lake


CHANDIGARH : A team from Federation of Association in Indian Tourism & Hospitality (FAITH) comprising top Adventure Tour Operators, Luxury Hotel Groups and other premium hospitality/tourism companies shall meet during a workshop to be held on 5-6th December 2015 on the actual site location to deliberate upon the partnership plans for development of International Tourism destination around Ranjit Sagar Lake. Various ...

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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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