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CT to provide free education to 15 girl children under “I’m Also Malala” scheme

Indian Education
Jalandhar: Putting efforts to motivate girl education especially from BPL families, CT Public School has stepped forward and entered into its second year of "I'm Also Malala" scheme. Education is “If you educate a man, you educate an individual, but if you educate a woman, you educate a nation."  When girls are educated, the country becomes stronger and more prosperous. One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world.

Punjab Government to provide 8500 jobs during international job fair: Channi

Punjabi Politics
CHANDIGARH: The Punjab Government would provide jobs to about 8500 youth of the state during the first of its kind ‘International Job Fair’ in the country. The Punjab Technical Education & Employment Generation Minister Mr. Charanjit Singh Channi disclosed this after holding a joint review meeting of Employment Generation & Technical Education departments regarding the arrangements for this job Fair at his official residence here today.

Govt: Can’t provide security to accused

Punjab
Ravi Dhaliwal Tribune News Service Pathankot, June 4 The state government on Monday claimed it did not have sufficient security to protect the seven accused who appeared daily in the court of District and Sessions Judge, Dr Tejwinder Singh, in the Kathua rape and murder case. In a written submission, the state government pleaded through ADGP (Prisons) that it would not be possible to provide security to the accused if they were lodged in the Pathankot sub-jail. After this, J&K Special Public Prosecutor Santokh Singh Basra withdrew his application submitted a few days ago to the judge seeking shifting of the accused to the Pathankot prison. The accused travel from the Kathua jail to the court in a J&K Police bus. The court proceedings commence at 1.30 pm daily and as per rules, they...

Centre to provide financial help to SGPC to offset GST on langar

Punjabi Politics
Ruchika M. Khanna Tribune News Service Chandigarh, June 1 The Centre on Friday decided to provide special financial assistance to all religious bodies that serve free langar to devotees and needy. Though these bodies will have to pay CGST (Central Goods and Services Tax) and IGST (Integrated Goods and Services Tax), this tax will be reimbursed by the Centre. The order has been issued after the President gave his assent to the Special Financial Assistance for Sewa Bhoj Yojana. The scheme, having an outlay of Rs 350 crore, has been launched for two years-- between 2018-19 and 2019-20. The scheme has been announced amidst continuous pressure exerted on the Centre by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee and Lucknow Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, which have been demanding waiver on l...

Rs.540 Crore be Spent on 5 Projects to Provide Safe Drinking Water to 563 Villages: Razia Sultana

Punjab
CHANDIGARH: The tireless and consistent efforts of the Water Supply and Sanitation Department has borne fruits as the department has been successful in getting approval for  5 prestigious projects worth Rs. 540 crore from the National Sub Mission on Water Quality of GoI and World Bank for the supply of safe drinking water to the villages affected by arsenic, iron and fluoride. Besides this, the Punjab Government is also all set to establish treatment plants and water testing laboratories in affected districts to remove toxic material from the surface and groundwater sources.