Punjab accuses Himachal of polluting Ghaggar river

After asking authorities in Chandigarh to curb pollution of Ghaggar river, the Punjab government has now accused Himachal Pradesh of polluting the river through industrial and domestic discharge.

Punjab accuses Himachal of polluting Ghaggar river

After asking authorities in Chandigarh to curb pollution of Ghaggar river, the Punjab government has now accused Himachal Pradesh of polluting the river through industrial and domestic discharge.

Parkash Singh Badal writes to HP CM to check pollution of Ghaggar river

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday urged his Himachal Pradesh counterpart Virbhadra Singh to jointly put up an effective monitoring mechanism for the cleaning up of Ghaggar river.

Badal orders upgrading of drainage system in Punjab

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday asked Irrigation department to upgrade drainage system to check water logging in south western districts of the state.

Badal asks PM to ensure safety of Sikhs in Pakistan

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif the issue of safety and security of life and property of people belonging to the Sikh and other minority communities in Pakistan.

Modi govt has never refused financial aid to Punjab: Badal

Accusing Congress of misguiding people by spreading "false propaganda" that the Centre was not providing funds to Punjab, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday asserted that the Narendra Modi government has never denied financial aid to the state.

Parkash Singh Badal comes out in support of a possible BJP govt in Delhi

With moves being made for government formation in Delhi, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said there was nothing wrong in BJP being invited to form the government, and dismissed the charges made by AAP and Congress that it promoted 'horse-trading'.

Badal aims to cover all household under PMJDY by Dec 15

Punjab government on Friday set a deadline of December 15 to cover all the household in the state under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna (PMJDY).

AAP nearing 'oblivion' in Punjab: Parkash Singh Badal

Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday said that Aam Aadmi Party has lost its credibility after "betrayal" in Delhi and was nearing oblivion in Punjab.

BJP wants Badal to keep away from campaigning for INLD in Haryana

The Haryana unit of BJP has asked its central leadership to keep Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal away from campaigning for the Indian National Lok Dal for the upcoming state assembly polls.

Discontent brewing in SAD-BJP camp in Punjab

 Discontent has been brewing in the SAD-BJP camp in Punjab over various issues, including the switching of sides by senior leader P S Gill and imposition of property and advance taxes in the state.

Set up UPSC exam centre at Ludhiana or Jalandhar: Badal urges Centre

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has urged the Union government to set up an examination centre either at Ludhiana or Jalandhar to facilitate the civil services aspirants from the state.

Badal seeks intervention of Jaitley, Uma for project clearance

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Thursday sought intervention of Union Ministers Arun Jaitley and Uma Bharti for "prompt clearance" of the project to restart work on the 'Sakki/Kiran Nallah' (drain) in Amritsar and Gurdaspur Districts.

Badal seeks PM's intervention in Maharashtra Sikh shrine controversy

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday sought the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to restrain the Congress government in Maharashtra from going ahead with its decision to reduce the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) representation in the Takht Hazur Sahib board.

Badal terms bypolls results as vindication of SAD policies

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today termed the results of the two Assembly bypolls in Punjab as "a vindication of the policies and performance of the SAD-BJP combine government" in the state.

Badal calls hooting of CMs `undemocratic, morally deplorable`

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Friday called the recent incidents of supporters of political parties booing at public figures "undemocratic and morally deplorable" and urged them to maintain decorum during public functions.

Punjab CM gives nod for setting up multi-skill centre in Ludhiana

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday approved setting up a state-of-the-art multi-skill centre in the vacant premises of `Knitwear Facility` at industrial focal point.

Bhagwant Mann behind shoe throwing incident at Issru: SAD

SAD accused AAP MP Bhagwant Mann of being behind the recent shoe hurling incident on the Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal at Issru near Ludhiana.

Four arrested in connection with hurling of shoe at Badal

Even as Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal had "forgiven" the person who allegedly hurled shoe at him during an Independence Day event, police today arrested the accused and three others.

Punjab made maximum sacrifices for country`s freedom: Badal

Punjab`s contribution to the country`s freedom struggle was the maximum with nearly 80 percent of the freedom fighters being from the state, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said during his Independence Day address.