Delhi – The Indian Express
CHANDIGARH: The ruling Congress in Punjab has won the most seats in the Zila Parishad and Panchayat Samiti elections as counting was underway on Saturday.
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal today met Home minister Rajnath Singh along with a high level party delegation and urged him to resolve all pending issues of the Sikh community submitted to the ministry of home affairs by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) at the earliest.
New Delhi: On the last day of Parliament's monsoon session, UPA Chairperson and Congress leader Sonia Gandhi on Friday led her party MPs in protest against the Modi government over the controversial Rafale deal India has signed with France to buy fighter jets.
Chandigarh, June 28 The southwest monsoon was likely to further advance into Punjab and Haryana where widespread rain on Thursday led to a drop in the mercury. “Conditions are favourable for further advancement of monsoon into Punjab and Haryana, including Chandigarh. It is likely to enter these two states and the Union Territory later on Thursday,” Director of the Meteorological Department, Chandigarh, Surinder Paul, told PTI. Last year, monsoon’s arrival in the two states was delayed by over a week and it was only around July 12 that it had fully covered all parts of Punjab and Haryana. Paul said moderate to heavy rain lashed most places in Haryana and Punjab on Thursday. The maximum temperature continued to hover a few notches below normal for the second day on Thurs...