Punjab to roll out 225 citizen-centric services by May 2015

 Punjab will set up 2,600 unified civil services centres in all villages and 137 towns in the state by May 2015 to provide 225 citizen-centric services related to various departments, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said Thursday.

Contrary to BJP stand, Sampla not averse to dynastic politics

Contrary to the stand of BJP top leadership over the issue of dynastic politics, Union Minister Vijay Sampla on Wednesday said he was not averse to it.

Amritsar will be one of the best cities by 2017: Sukhbir

 Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Saturday said the state government will make Amritsar as one of the best cities in the world by year 2017.

World Kabaddi League to host premiere of Akshay Kumar's 'Entertainment' in London
World Kabaddi League to host premiere of Akshay Kumar's 'Entertainment' in London

Wave World Kabaddi League will host the premiere of Tips Entertainment upcoming, Akshay Kumar starrer, Entertainment in London on August 8.

NDA govt will render justice to victims of anti-Sikh riots: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday said the Union government has promised that it will extend all legal measures to ensure justice to the victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Punjab govt to honour medal winners: Sukhbir Singh Badal
Punjab govt to honour medal winners: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday said that his government will soon honour all Commonwealth and Asian Games medal winners belonging to the state.

Be active in cleanliness drive: Sukhbir tells Punjabis

 Hailing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cleanliness drive, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal called all Punjabis to become active associates of the Swach Bharat Abhiyan and build a a garbage-free India.

Documentary on Akali stalwarts soon: Sukhbir Singh Badal

 In order to showcase the history of Shiromani Aakali Dal (SAD) and its leaders to the people, a documentary film would be soon made by the party, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said here today.

PM has assured us on fiscal assistance: Sukhbir

Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assured the Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and himself on fiscal assistance to the state.

Punjab waging national war against drugs: Deputy CM Sukhbir Badal

Nearly 20,000 people associated with the drugs trade have been arrested in Punjab in the last one year alone and drugs seizures in the past 20 months have been over Rs 6,000 crore. The alarming figures are the reason why Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal says that his state is "fighting a national war" against drugs.

Punjab to set up biometric attendance devices

Punjab government will soon install biometric attendance devices in public offices across the state in order to ensure punctuality and accountability of employees.

Amarinder objects to Badal`s plan to `unfurl flag` at Patiala

Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Friday took exception to Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal for planning to unfurl the national flag at Patiala and Bathinda on August 15 respectively.

Haryana Govt interfering in matters of Sikh community: Parkash Singh Badal

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday said that the Haryana government is interfering into matters of the Sikh community over the bifurcation of Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC).

Sukhbir Singh Badal promises action on issue of missing children

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday assured the state Assembly that the government is examining every single case pertaining to children who went missing under mysterious circumstances in Faridkot district recently.

Sukhbir Singh Badal warns of food crisis if power plants don`t get coal

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal Wednesday warned if uninterrupted supply of coal was not ensured for the state, it could lead to a food crisis as paddy plantation will be severely affected.

Community policing to have separate cadre in Punjab: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab government will soon create a separate cadre for community policing in the state.

CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda announces separate SGPC for Haryana today

The Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday made an announced to form separate Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee for the state in accordance with aspirations of the Sikhs of the state.

Sukhbir Singh Badal meets Rajnath Singh over Haryana`s separate SGPC issue

Accusing Congress of trying to meddle in the religious affairs of Sikhs, Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday called on Home Minister Rajnath Singh here.

Sukhbir affirms to include Kabaddi in Olympics

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal, who also holds the Sports portfolio, today reiterated his resolve to include Kabaddi in Olympic curriculum inviting cooperation from neighbouring nations for accelerating the move in this regard.

With government change, Badal changes tone on MSP

Is Rs.50 greater than Rs.60? Or for that matter can it be greater than even Rs.170? Yes, if you go by Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal and his son and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal.