punjab: Rahul Gandhi meets Channi, Sidhu, Jakhar | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI/CHANDIGARH: Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi, state Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu and senior leader Sunil Jakhar met with former party president Rahul Gandhi at his Delhi residence on Wednesday. They are learnt to have discussed several issues, including those related to the party and its strategy for the Punjab assembly polls scheduled …

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punjab: Kejriwal to join teachers dharna in Punjab on Saturday | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: AAP national convener and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal will visit Punjab on Saturday and join a teachers‘ dharna there, a party statement said on Thursday. Notably, many teachers have been protesting for the past few months outside the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) in Mohali, demanding permanent jobs. During his two-day visit to the …

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I may be poor but not weak, sacrilege & drugs issues will be resolved: Channi’s retort to Sidhu | India News – Times of India

SRI CHAMKAUR SAHIB (PUNJAB): A day after Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu targeted his government over the issues of sacrilege and drug trafficking, chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Saturday retorted that “I may be poor but not weak” and asserted the matters will be resolved. Sidhu in a press conference on Friday had …

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Cat is out of the bag now, Amarinder always colluded with BJP: Harsimrat Kaur Badal | India News – Times of India

JALANDHAR: Former union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Wednesday said that with former Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh indicating he is open for an alliance with the BJP, “the cat is out of the bag, and it is now clear that he was colluding with the BJP since the beginning”. She further claimed that …

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Power, water sops in poll-bound Punjab | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab cabinet on Monday decided to waive arrears of water supply charges in urban areas and pending electricity bills of rural water supply schemes in villages. The cabinet also announced a fixed monthly water user charge of Rs 50 across rural and urban parts of the state. Addressing the media after a cabinet …

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rahul gandhi: ‘Everything has been sorted out’: Navjot Sidhu signals truce after meeting Rahul Gandhi | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Sulking Punjab Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday agreed to withdraw his resignation as state Congress president and resume his duties. “Everything has been sorted out,” Sidhu said after a meeting with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in the national capital. Congress incharge of Punjab Harish Rawat was also present in the meeting. …

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amarinder singh: Centre’s BSF jurisdiction order: Punjab minister Pargat slams Amarinder, he hits back | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Punjab minister Pargat Singh on Thursday slammed former chief minister Amarinder Singh, who voiced his support for the Centre’s decision to extend the BSF’s jurisdiction in the state, accusing the senior leader of having a role behind the move. Amarinder Singh hit back at the minister, saying that he and Punjab Congress chief Navjot …

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Row in Punjab as CM Channi’s son seen at official meeting | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: A major controversy erupted after Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi’s son was seen sitting in the same room during an official meeting with the officiating DGP and other senior police officials on Thursday. Pictures of the meeting in which the CM’s son, Rhythmjit Singh, can also be seen, are being widely circulated on social …

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punjab: Punjab CM seeks withdrawal of cases by railways against farmers | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Saturday urged the chairman of the Railway Board to withdraw cases registered by the Railway Protection Force against members of farmer organisations. As part of the ongoing agitation against three farm laws enacted by the Centre last year, members of different farmer organisations and unions had staged …

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modi: Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi meets PM Modi, urges him to immediately resolve farm crisis by resuming talks | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assured him to look into the former’s demand for early paddy procurement in wake of the Centre’s decision for its postponement till October 10. Channi called on the Prime Minister at the latter’s official residence in New Delhi on Friday …

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