Punjab Chief Minister

Provide assistance to kin of 39 Indians killed by IS: Captain Amarinder Singh writes to Swaraj

Provide assistance to kin of 39 Indians killed by IS: Captain Amarinder Singh writes to Swaraj

In a letter to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has requested for financial assistance to the families of those killed by 39 Indians.

Mar 20, 2018, 17:36 PM IST
If one jawan dies, 10 of Pakistan's must die: Captain Amarinder Singh on ceasefire violations

If one jawan dies, 10 of Pakistan's must die: Captain Amarinder Singh on ceasefire violations

Taking a strong stance against the rise of infiltration and ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops and terrorists, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday said that Indian Army should give a stern response to the neighbouring nation.

Jan 18, 2018, 13:23 PM IST
Punjab CM offers DSP's post to in Punjab Police to Harmanpreet Kaur after announcing INR 5 Lakh cash reward

Punjab CM offers DSP's post to in Punjab Police to Harmanpreet Kaur after announcing INR 5 Lakh cash reward

Captain Amarinder further said Harmanpreet had done the entire country proud with her rare accomplishment in the field of sports and would always be a source of inspiration for young players.

Jul 24, 2017, 10:46 AM IST

Death toll in Pakistan tanker fire reaches 219

The number of deaths in the June 25 explosion rose after a victim died at a hospital on Monday in Multan city, the News International reported on Tuesday. 

Jul 11, 2017, 15:28 PM IST

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif holds top-level meeting to weigh options following JIT report

The meeting was held to outline future strategy for Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N)-led in the aftermath of the report.

Jul 11, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

Farmers whose debts waived need not repay loans: Punjab CM

He had said the move would benefit a total of 10.25 lakh farmers, including 8.75 lakh farmers up to 5 acres.

Jun 29, 2017, 19:44 PM IST

Sikhs assaulted: Punjab CM talks to Rajasthan counterpart

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday spoke to his Rajasthan counterpart Vasundhara Raje to demand strict action against those who assaulted four Sikhs in the desert state last month.

May 27, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
Congress hails Amarinder Singh for waging war against 'VIP Culture'

Congress hails Amarinder Singh for waging war against 'VIP Culture'

Hailing the decision of newly formed Punjab government to completely shun the VIP culture, the Congress has called on the entire nation to support this decision, adding that the grand old party will fulfill its promises made to people of the state, unlike BJP.

Mar 19, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
Ex-Punjab Chief Minister Surjit Singh Barnala passes away at 91

Ex-Punjab Chief Minister Surjit Singh Barnala passes away at 91

Former Punjab Chief Minister Surjit Singh Barnala passed away after suffering from prolonged illness at PGI, Chandigarh, on Saturday. 

Jan 14, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal to contest from Lambi constituency

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal to contest from Lambi constituency

Prakash Singh Badal arrived in Patna on Wednesday to participate in the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Sikh spiritual leader Shri Guru Gobind Singh.

Jan 05, 2017, 17:42 PM IST
Banning high currency notes a blow against corruption: Punjab CM Prakash Singh Badal

Banning high currency notes a blow against corruption: Punjab CM Prakash Singh Badal

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s decision to demonetise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes as "a decisive blow against corruption".

Nov 09, 2016, 18:25 PM IST
Former Punjab CM Beant Singh's grandson shoots himself, dies

Former Punjab CM Beant Singh's grandson shoots himself, dies

The grandson of late Punjab chief minister Beant Singh died on Sunday from gunshot wounds.

May 29, 2016, 15:01 PM IST

Amarinder Singh, Parkash Singh Badal exchange sweets, flowers

Amarinder sent sweets and flowers, plucked from the garden of his estate in Patiala, to Badal through a close aide.

Dec 15, 2015, 15:45 PM IST

Parkash Singh Badal appeals to farmers to call off protest

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday again appealed to protesting farmers to lift their rail blockade saying being a farmer himself, he was ever ready to resolve any issue related to agriculture through mutual dialogue.

Oct 13, 2015, 00:00 AM IST
Punjab CM felicitates Satnam Singh Bhamara

Punjab CM felicitates Satnam Singh Bhamara

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday felicitated Barnala lad Satnam Singh Bhamara for making the state proud by becoming the first Indian basketball player to be drafted into the NBA League.

Jun 27, 2015, 17:27 PM IST
Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal doubles women's kabaddi prize money

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal doubles women's kabaddi prize money

Buoyed over the success of the fifth Kabaddi World Cup, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday announced to double the prize money for Women's World Cup from existing Rs 1 crore to Rs 2 crore.

Dec 20, 2014, 22:29 PM IST

Woman tries self-immolation outside Punjab CM's residence

A woman was admitted Thursday to a government hospital here with over 20 percent burns after she set herself ablaze outside the residence of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, police said.

Dec 12, 2014, 13:06 PM IST

Punjab CM calls for 'Evergreen Revolution'

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Thursday called upon people to usher in an 'Evergreen Revolution' by planting more trees to make the country clean, green and pollution free.

Nov 27, 2014, 18:35 PM IST

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal says he will quit if allegations against Majithia proved

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday said he would resign if allegations pertaining to involvement of Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia in the drug racket were proved.

Jun 03, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

Security agencies blocking trade ties: Shahbaz Sharif

Senior PML-N leader Shahbaz Sharif has claimed Pakistani and Indian "security agencies" are blocking the normalisation of bilateral trade ties

Feb 15, 2014, 02:36 AM IST