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.

Badal is undermining principle of federalism: Amarinder Singh

Asserting that creation of a separate SGPC for Haryana was within the jurisdiction of the state, Congress` Amarinder Singh accused Punjab CM Badal of "undermining" principle of federalism.

Punjab CM begins two-day tour of drug de-addiction centres

Asserting that SAD-BJP government was committed to make Punjab a drug-free state, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday began his two-day whirlwind tour of the drug de-addiction centers across the state.

Punjab CM urges Centre to set up probe panel for 1984 riots

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today urged the Centre to set up an inquiry committee to find out the "real reasons" of 1984 anti-Sikh riots and role of politicians and officials.

Learn to rule, shuffling officers won`t help: Amarinder to Punjab CM

In a jibe at Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal, Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Thursday said that he should better learn to govern as merely shuffling officers was not going to make any difference.

Parkash Singh Badal to attend office three days a week

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has decided to attend his office at least three days a week, officials said on Wednesday.

Punjab CM was informed about Khalsa college malpractices: Maharashtra Sikh Association

In the wake of the arrest of the principal of Khalsa College here for allegedly accepting bribe, the Maharashtra Sikh Association today said that it had written to Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal drawing his attention to the "malpractices".

Badal cautions people against forces trying to disturb peace

CM Prakash Singh Badal on Sunday cautioned people against forces which were out to disturb the peace and communal harmony of Punjab.

Dope test of Punjab politicians!

Should politicians be put under the scanner of dope test? The issue has been raised by the former Director General of Prisons, Shashikant.

Punjab CM warns of stringent action on drug trade

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said strict action will be taken against those involved in drug-trafficking, "however mighty the person might be".

Badal blames UPA for `straining` Centre-state relations

Punjab CM stepped up his attack on the Centre over "not getting" invite to the foundation laying ceremony of a cancer hospital in Sangrur.

I am peeved with Navjot Singh Sidhu: Punjab CM

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday described BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu`s recent outbursts against the state government as a "wrong move" and said he was peeved with the cricketer-turned-politician.

Shahbaz Sharif to be Pak Punjab Chief Minister again

The PML-N will retain Shahbaz Sharif as Chief Minister of Punjab for a record fourth term.

Badal demands abolition of centrally-sponsored schemes

Punjab CM demanded abolition of centrally-sponsored schemes saying they do not serve the desired purpose.

Badal favours fast-track courts for rape cases

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday said rape should be made a non-bailable offence.

Farm crisis can trigger problems: Punjab CM

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday said a "farm crisis" had arisen due to persistent problems faced by farmers.

Cabinet reshuffle: Old wine in new bottle, says Badal

Terming the reshuffle in Union Council of Ministers as a "face saving" exercise, Punjab CM said it is the the "same old wine in new bottle".

Fill vacant NRI quota seats for MBBS, BDS: CM

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday directed the Medical Education and Research Department to ensure filling of vacant NRI quota.

No idea about it: Badal on becoming vice-prez

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal sought to play down reports on his possible
elevation as the next vice-prez of the country.

Don’t function from residences: Badal to officers

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday directed all officers of the state government not to function from camp offices at their residences.