Latest News from Punjab, Breaking Punjab News, Punjab Headlines : Zee News

SGPC row: SC orders status quo, next hearing on Aug 25

Last Updated: Thursday, August 07, 2014, 15:08

The Supreme Court will on Thursday ordered the Shiromani Gurudwara Parbhandhak Committee (SGPC) and Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committe (HSGPC) to maintain a status quo on the issue of management control of all 52 Sikh shrines in Haryana till its further orders.

Punjab CM seeks Rs 2,330 cr central aid in view of deficit monsoon

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 23:37

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday impressed upon Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh to provide special central assistance of Rs 2,330 crore for combating prevailing drought-like situation due to the deficit monsoon in the state.

Man arrested for raping minor niece in Punjab

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 14:25

A man was Monday arrested for allegedly raping his 16-year-old niece since the past seven months here, police said.

HSGMC leaders to meet Hooda seeking control of Sikh shrines

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 00:41

Alleging that Amritsar-based SGPC and SAD supporters are "occupying" Sikh shrines in the state, Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee leaders today said they will meet Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda tomorrow seeking control of the Gurudwaras and eviction of their Punjab counterparts.

Taking over control of Gurudwaras from SGPC won`t be tolerated: Badal

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 00:16

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday took strong exception to the move of Haryana government to allow setting up of a separate Sikh body to take over control of Gurudwaras in that state from Amritsar-based SGPC, and said it would not be tolerated.

Akalis turned Patiala into virtual slum: Preneet

Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 23:00

The ruling SAD-BJP government in Punjab has "discriminated" against Patiala during its last eight years of rule as people of the constituency have always voted and supported Congress, former Union minister Preneet Kaur said on Sunday.

Rains elude Punjab, Haryana; Day temperatures stay above normal

Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 20:43

In the absence of rains, maximum temperatures hovered above normal levels across Punjab and Haryana today.

Rainfall deficiency in Punjab at 59%, Haryana 55%

Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 13:42

Punjab and Haryana, the two leading agrarian states of the country, have received poor monsoon rains this year so far with deficit as high as 59 and 55 per cent respectively.

Amarinder Singh raps Jagmeet Brar for his remarks on Gandhi family

Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 00:50

Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha Amarinder Singh on Saturday condemned the statement of senior leader Jagmeet Singh Brar, who has created a flutter with his remarks pertaining to the party`s senior leadership.

Congress` show cause notice to Brar for his remarks against Sonia, Rahul

Last Updated: Saturday, August 02, 2014, 22:46

Congress today issued a show cause notice to its senior leader from Punjab Jagmeet Singh Brar who has created a flutter by asking Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi to take a break after Lok Sabha polls polls.