Manpreet Badal

Crackdown on illegal mining increased sand prices: Punjab govt

Crackdown on illegal mining increased sand prices: Punjab govt

Punjab government today said crackdown on illegal mining has led to spike in prices of sand and gravel in the state and will come down after more legal mines become operational.

 

Apr 01, 2017, 19:13 PM IST
2017 Punjab assembly polls: Congress releases manifesto, promises to increase revenue, end mafia

2017 Punjab assembly polls: Congress releases manifesto, promises to increase revenue, end mafia

Upping its tirade against Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP alliance, the Congress on Monday promised to end mafia, operating allegedly at the behest of Badals, and ensure better revenue generation for the development of Punjab.

Jan 09, 2017, 21:32 PM IST

Manpreet Badal merges his party with Congress

Manpreet Singh Badal, an estranged nephew of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, on Friday merged his People's Party of Punjab with the Congress.

Jan 16, 2016, 00:37 AM IST
Manpreet Badal, estranged nephew of Punjab CM, joins Congress

Manpreet Badal, estranged nephew of Punjab CM, joins Congress

Manpreet Badal, the estranged nephew of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, today joined Congress after meeting party Vice President Rahul Gandhi.

Jan 15, 2016, 12:26 PM IST

Punjab is the most `corrupt` state in country: Manpreet Badal

Terming Punjab as most `corrupt` state in country, People`s Party of Punjab leader Manpreet Badal accused the state finance minister of acting as merely the `munim` (accountant) of the government.

Apr 16, 2013, 22:23 PM IST

Manpreet Badal trailing in both assembly seats

People`s Party of Punjab (PPP) president and former finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal was trailing in both the Gidderbaha and Maur assembly seats as votes cast in the Punjab assembly elections were counted Tuesday.

Mar 06, 2012, 11:13 AM IST

Arab Spring in the offing in Punjab: Manpreet

Manpreet Badal feels an Arab Spring is
in the offing in Punjab to unseat the government headed by his
uncle Parkash Singh Badal.

Jan 27, 2012, 11:25 AM IST

Akal Takht slams Manpreet Badal for visiting Dera

Akal Takht chief Giani Gurbachan
Singh on Wednesday slammed People`s Party of Punjab chief Manpreet
Singh Badal for visiting Dera Sacha Sauda sect at Sirsa in
Haryana, saying he had acted against the tenets of Sikh
religion.

Nov 23, 2011, 23:28 PM IST

Punjab will be bankrupt by March 2012: Manpreet

The Peoples Party of Punjab
(PPP), led by Manpreet Singh Badal, Tuesday said Punjab would become bankrupt by March next year.

Oct 18, 2011, 21:53 PM IST

State Police Reforms will be our top priority: Manpreet Badal

Breaking away from Akali Dal Badal and launching his own party is seen by many, an avaricious move by the former Finance Minister of Punjab, to usurp higher political standing in the state.

May 07, 2011, 09:43 AM IST

Manpreet Badal resigns as MLA

More than five months after his expulsion from ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), former Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal on Saturday resigned from the state Assembly, saying he wanted a clean break up with the past.

Mar 26, 2011, 23:37 PM IST

Manpreet Badal resigns as MLA; likely to float new party

Former Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal resigned from the state Assembly and is likely to float his new party.

Mar 26, 2011, 15:00 PM IST

Manpreet Badal ready to appear before Akal Takht

Ousted Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh of Sikhs, for trimming hairs or any other alleged religious Badal expressed his readiness to appear before the Akal Takht.

Nov 09, 2010, 19:21 PM IST

SAD expels Manpreet Singh for anti-party activities

Punjab`s ruling Shiromani Akali
Dal today expelled a defiant Manpreet Singh Badal from the
party, a week after he was sacked as Finance Minister for
going against the party line on subsidies and the Centre`s
reported debt waiver offer.

Oct 21, 2010, 00:25 AM IST

Manpreet`s office ransacked, CM directs CS to order probe

The office of sacked Punjab
Finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal was ransacked by some
unidentified persons in high-security Civil Secretariat here
yesterday.

Oct 16, 2010, 21:23 PM IST

Manpreet sacked as Punjab Finance Minister, slams Badal Jr

Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal was Wednesday dismissed from the ministry headed by his uncle, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal.

Oct 14, 2010, 00:15 AM IST

Will Manpreet Badal go Sampat Singh`s way?

Punjab`s Finance Minister
and his former Haryana counterpart Sampat Singh may not have much in common, but the predicament which the
former finds himself in is somewhat similar to one faced
by Singh just over a year back.

Oct 10, 2010, 19:52 PM IST