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Punjab CM approves Rs. 2.20 crore for upkeep & maintenance of Gaushalas to check stray cattle menace

A day after the Governor, in his address in the Vidhan Sabha, reiterated the state government’s commitment to supporting the Gaushalas, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday okayed the release of Rs. 2.20 crore for the upkeep and management of cattle pounds (gaushalas) being run under the aegis of the Deputy Commissioners of the districts.

Defunct Kingfisher Airline promoters prevented shares worth over Rs 7,500 crore for use in settling bank claims

NEW DELHI:  Promoters of Kingfisher Airlines Ltd (KAL), including embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya and United Breweries Holdings Ltd (UBHL), were in possession of substantial quantities of movable assets in the form of shares of various public limited companies but showed no intention to clear dues of banks with these instruments, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) investigation into the affairs of the now defunct airlines has revealed.

Brand Punjab being promoted as most favoured tourist destination at a cost of Rs. 1200 crore: Navjot Sidhu

CHANDIGARH: The Tourism, Cultural Affairs and Local Government Minister, Punjab,  Navjot Singh Sidhu inaugurated the World Wetland Day function today at one of the most important wetlands of Punjab at Harike. On this occasion, he inspected the exhibition put up by his department in which very attractive photographs of birds of wetlands and its landscape were displayed.