NEW DELHI: Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Tuesday slammed Rajya Sabha member Naresh Agrawal, who started off his new innings in the BJP with a controversial remark by referring to actress and politician Jaya Bachchan as a "mere film dancer".
Parvesh Sharma Tribune News Service Sangrur, March 12 Former deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday alleged that Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh had failed to control drugs in Punjab. Addressing the Poll Khol rally at Lehra in this district, Sukhbir alleged that the youth was not getting jobs, saying all government claims to have provided jobs to the youth remained only on paper. He alleged that the Congress had stopped social welfare schemes. The SAD president said the party in its core committee meeting had decided to boycott the Justice Ranjit Singh and Mehtab Singh commissions as both were close to Capt Amarinder Singh. Sukhbir demanded a probe into the cases of sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib by a sitting Supreme Court judge. Speaking at the rally, SAD leader Bikram S...
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal today said Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh had not only betrayed people of Punjab but also his constituents of Patiala by failing to to even visit them once in the last one year, forget doing anything for them.
Former Punjab chief minister S Parkash Singh Badal and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today condoled the demise of noted sufi singer Pyare Lal Wadali, the younger brother of Ustad Puran Chand Wadali.
Union food processing minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the issue of humiliation being meted out to the Sikh community in France by asking its members to remove their turbans for all official identification with French President Emmanuel Macron during his ongoing India visit.
NEW DELHI/CHANDIGARH: The Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Singh Badal has said that a high-level delegation of the party will meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to apprise them of the problems being faced by the Sikh community in Jammu and Kashmir and it will urge both the leaders to get these issues resolved as soon as possible.
The Shiromani Akali Dal President Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal has said that a high level delegation of the party will meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to apprise them of the problems being faced by the sikh community in Jammu and Kashmir and it will urge both the leaders to get these issues resolved as soon as possible.
Tribune News Service Kartarpur (Jalandhar), March 6 Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh here today dedicated to the nation the second phase of the Jang-e-Azadi memorial. He also announced an allocation of Rs 25 crore in the forthcoming Budget for the completion of the third phase and Rs 9.5 crore for the payment of arrears pertaining to construction in the first phase. Capt Amarinder congratulated the team behind the project, led by Ajit Managing Editor Barjinder Singh Hamdard. He also lauded former CM Parkash Singh Badal for the Jang-e-Azadi memorial and the War Heroes’ Memorial in Amritsar. He directed the Memorial Committee to allow free entry to the families of all freedom fighters and depute tour guides to educate children about the monument’s significance. The CM suggeste...
Tribune News Service Chandigarh, March 5 Expressing shock at the expansion of the Badals’ transport business despite their being out of power, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today sought an explanation by Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, who had promised a level-playing field for all transporters. AAP leaders, including state convener Bhagwant Mann, Leader of Opposition Sukhpal Khaira, Deputy convener Aman Arora and Sarbjit Kaur Manuke, in a joint statement, reminded the Congress government of its pre-poll promise on checking the transport mafia. The AAP leaders said the silence of the Chief Minister and other ministers was a clear indication that they were “partners in crime” so far as monopolising of the transport business in Punjab was concerned. The leaders have prayed to the Punjab an
CHANDIGARH: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today while appreciating the Congress government for appointing India’s Women cricket world cup star Harmanpreet Kaur as Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), said the country’s first women wrestler to bag a gold in the Asian Wrestling Championship – Navjot Kaur – should also be rewarded with the same post.