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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punjab: Punjab Congress issues show cause notice to Amarinder Singh’s wife over ‘anti-party remarks’ | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: All India Congress Committee’s Punjab unit on Wednesday wrote to former Punjab Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder Singh‘s wife and Congress leader Preneet Kaur seeking an explanation over her “anti-party remarks”. The letter written by State Congress in-charge, Harish Choudhary to Kaur read, “From the last many days, we are continuously receiving reports from Congress …

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covid: EC may apply last year Covid guidelines in upcoming assemby polls | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Even though the Covid-19 situation appears to have eased in the country, the Election Commission is against lowering its guard just yet and may apply the same Covid guidelines it had enforced during the conduct of October 30 parliamentary and assembly bypolls, to the five state elections due early next year. Elections in …

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court: Supreme Court to hear PIL raising pollution issue in Delhi today | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear a PIL pertaining to the issue of the worrying situation in Delhi due to air pollution. The Supreme Court had earlier observed that TV debates are causing more air pollution than anything else and everybody has their own agenda while hearing cases relating to increasing air …

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Punjab: Grenade blast near Pathankot Army camp | India News – Times of India

PATHANKOT: A grenade blast occurred outside a gate of the Army cantonment here, prompting authorities to sound an alert, police said on Monday. However, no casualty was reported in the blast that took place late on Sunday night in front of Triveni gate of the cantonment, they said. Police said that some unidentified motorcyclists lobbed …

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All 20 mantris resign on eve of Rajasthan cabinet rejig | India News – Times of India

JAIPUR: All 20 ministerial colleagues of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot resigned on Saturday in preparation for a long-awaited reboot that could see at least three of them miss out on berths in the reconstituted, and possibly larger, cabinet. The formality was completed during a meeting of the council of ministers at the CM’s residence, …

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PM Modi decided to repeal farm laws now for UP, Punjab polls: Hannan Mollah | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Calling the Prime Minister’s decision to repeal the farm laws as a “historic victory” of the farmers and all the people who supported them and a “forced defeat” for the Narendra Modi government just before elections in UP, Punjab and other states, farmer leaders on Friday said their protest movement will continue, while …

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PM Modi sounds poll bugle for BJP’s poll campaign in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: When Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced repealing of the three contentious farm laws on the occasion of Guru Nanak’s birthday on Friday, he initiated his party, BJP’s poll campaign for the upcoming assembly elections in Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and other states slated for early next year. With the farmers protest movement going on …

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khan: BJP slams Congress over Sidhu’s ‘bada bhai’ address to Imran Khan | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The BJP on Saturday hit out at the Congress after its Punjab unit president Navjot Singh Sidhu reportedly called Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan his “elder brother” during a trip to Kartarpur Sahib, alleging the opposition party sees terror groups like IS and Boko Haram in Hindutva while it finds a “bhai jaan” …

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No change in stance on alliance with BJP: Sukhbir | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday rejected any possibility of allying with the BJP in the assembly polls next year, even after the repeal of the three contentious farm laws. “700 farmers have died. We tried to convince the PM in Parliament that the three farm laws are not …

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