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Land should not be acquired without farmers' consent: SAD

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has told the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on Land Acquisition Bill that land should not be acquired without farmers' consent, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said here Saturday.

Land should not be acquired without farmers' consent: SAD

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has told the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on Land Acquisition Bill that land should not be acquired without farmers' consent, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said here Saturday.

Punjab police use water cannons to disperse NSUI protesters

The Punjab Police on Tuesday used water cannons to disperse NSUI workers, who were protesting against the state government.

Punjab to implement E-office in govt departments

 Ushering in a change in handling of work, Punjab government will switch over from manual style to the electronic mode with the implementation of 'E-Office' project in all state administration departments.

Amber Heard: Threats made to our dogs were 'sad state of affairs'
Amber Heard: Threats made to our dogs were 'sad state of affairs'

 Amber Heard has revealed that she thinks the threats made to her and Johnny Depp's dogs Pistol and Boo by Australian officials was a " sad state of affairs."

Rajnath Singh greeted with protest at Anandpur Sahib

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh was on Friday greeted with slogans of 'Rajnath Singh Go back' and 'Stop discrimination against Sikhs', while addressing the 350th foundation day of Sri Anandpur Sahib.

SAD (A) asks Swaraj to scrap blacklisted Sikhs after 1984 riots

 The Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) on Tuesday lashed out at Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj for her alleged links with scam-tainted former IPL chief Lalit Modi, calling her a 'Hindu fanatic' and accusing her of not "doing enough for the blacklisted Sikhs" after the 1984 riots.

Sikh prisoners' transfer not to affect peace in Punjab: Parkash Singh Badal

 Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday termed as baseless apprehensions that transfer of Sikh prisoners from other states would revive militancy and asserted that Shiromani Akali Dal and BJP were on the same page on the issue.

Punjab Congress starts mass contact programme

Punjab Congress on Tuesday launched a mass contact programme from Gurdaspur district to mobilise Dalits against what it alleged anti-people policies of the Parkash Singh Badal government in the state.

Punjab sets up task force on eradicating poverty

The Punjab government on Thursday constituted a task force to work on eradicating poverty in consonance with the initiatives being taken by the NITI Aayog, an official said here.

Will seek rollback of entry tax on sugar in Punjab: BJP

The Punjab unit of BJP Monday slammed ruling alliance partner SAD for imposing an entry tax on sugar procured from other states and said it was not "taken into confidence" about the move.

Bajwa should rechristen his 'padyatra' as 'paschataap yatra': Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday slammed state Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa for organising a 'padyatra' against the state government, stating that he should "apologise to the people for his party's sins".

When depression strikes, all sounds seem similar

As per a new research, individuals with elevated depressive symptoms have difficulty perceiving all categories of speech, rather than displaying a selective bias towards sad speech.

Modi restoring 'pristine glory' of India: Parkash Singh Badal

 Crediting Prime Minister Narendra Modi with launching several pro-poor schemes within a short span of about one year, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday said that "it was just a beginning of restoring the pristine glory of the country".

Kim Kardashian 'so sad' to work on Mother's Day
Kim Kardashian 'so sad' to work on Mother's Day

 Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West is "so sad" to be working on Mother's Day, which falls on second Sunday in May.

Moga molestation case: Amarinder to move adjournment motion in LS

Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha Amarinder Singh will move an adjournment motion in the Parliament on Tuesday to discuss the "collapse of law and order situation" in Punjab and demand President's rule in the state.

Moga case: Centre will act after getting report from state

The Centre will take necessary steps after it receives the state government's report on the Moga incident involving molestation of a girl and pushing her to death from a moving bus belonging to a company owned by the state's ruling Badal family.

Rahul Gandhi's visit to Punjab a political gimmick: BJP

BJP and its ally, Akali Dal which are in power in Punjab today attacked Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi over his visit to food-grain markets in the SAD-BJP ruled state terming it as a "political drama" and an attempt to target the Land Bill.

Congress shedding crocodile tears over farmer issue: Parkash Singh Badal

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday held Congress responsible for farmers' problems and said the party was shedding crocodile tears over the peasant-issue and its rally in New Delhi was a political gimmick.

Punjab govt to provide free insurance cover to fish farmers

 The Punjab government would cover all fish farmers in the state under a free insurance scheme for the financial year 2015-16, an official said here on Thursday.