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Congress cheated farmers, used them as vote bank in past 70 years: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi also attacked the Congress party for not empowering the farmers and using them as vote bank only.

Jul 11, 2018, 14:09 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to address Kisan Kalyan rally in Punjab's Muktsar

Today's rally will be jointly organised by the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Malout.

Jul 11, 2018, 08:55 AM IST

23,000 litres of illicit liquor recovered in Punjab

Police today raided a house in village Katiawali and recovered 23,000 litres of illicit liquor stored in drums.

May 15, 2017, 13:57 PM IST

Battle for Punjab: Capt Amarinder Singh files nomination from Badal stronghold Lambi

Amarinder says he wished to defeat all the top Akali leaders "responsible for destroying the state through drugs, mafia and the goonda raj".

Jan 18, 2017, 13:25 PM IST

Shoe hurled at Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal in Muktsar, accused identified as Sikh radical leader's relative

A shoe was hurled at Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday during a political rally in Bathinda.    

Jan 11, 2017, 14:53 PM IST

Amarinder Singh's 'Kisan Bus Yatra' to be flagged off in Punjab today

Congress leader Amarinder Singh's three-day 'Kisan Bus Yatra' will be launched at the Congress Bhawan.

Oct 17, 2016, 06:36 AM IST

Chandigarh will always be integral part of Punjab: Parkash Singh Badal

Chandigarh, a union territory, is the joint capital of Punjab and Haryana.

Aug 23, 2016, 16:39 PM IST

Punjab woman dragged out of office, kidnapped and raped; one arrested

The CCTV footage shows a young man forcibly dragging a 24-year-old woman out of her office in Muktsar district of Punjab.

Apr 23, 2016, 10:28 AM IST

#HopeOfPunjabKejriwal: Badals ruined Punjab, says Arvind Kejriwal in Muktsar

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday kick-started his Punjab campaign by addressing a mega rally in Muktsar.

Jan 14, 2016, 15:30 PM IST

AAP to hold fund-raising dinner in Bathinda

The Aam Aadmi Party will host a dinner with its leaders Bhagwant Mann and Sanjay Singh in Bathinda on Tuesday to raise funds for its political conference in Muktsar on January 14, which will be addressed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, ahead of the 2017 Assembly polls.

Jan 12, 2016, 16:57 PM IST

3 young farmers of Muktsar cultivate strawberries in their fields

The three young farmers of Muktsar has cultivated strawberries in their fields and has become the inspiration to all the farmers of Punjab.

Dec 28, 2015, 20:26 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi's concern for farmers a political stunt: Badal

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Monday said the "sudden" concern of Rahul Gandhi for farmers was merely a "political stunt" as he blamed the Congress party and Gandhi family for farmers' plight across the country.

Jun 22, 2015, 16:21 PM IST

Five of a family killed in accident in Muktsar

Five persons including two children of a family were killed while two sustained serious injuries when their car dashed against a roadside tree near Malout, police said here Friday.

May 29, 2015, 14:48 PM IST

Private bus owners go on strike in Punjab

Private bus operators in Punjab on Saturday went on a strike to protest against the "haste" shown by police in registering cases against drivers and conductors without proper investigation.

May 16, 2015, 14:30 PM IST

Go to your old age home, Congress tells Badal

 With another case of alleged harassment of two teenaged Dalit girls by staff of a private bus owned by a ruling Akali Dal leader in Punjab`s Muktsar district, the opposition Congress slammed the state government for the law and order breakdown and suggested that Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal should go to his "old age home".

May 15, 2015, 21:59 PM IST

Three girls harassed on Punjab buses in separate incidents

Even as the blame-game over the death of a girl after being pushed from a moving bus, continues, at least two other cases of alleged harassment of girls, including one in a vehicle allegedly belonging to an Akali leader, have come to light.

May 15, 2015, 15:36 PM IST

Punjab: Sisters harassed onboard bus owned by Akali leader in Muktsar

Another shocking incident of alleged molestation of two teenage girls has been reported in the Muktsar district of Punjab on Friday.

May 15, 2015, 14:47 PM IST

Minor girls harassed onboard bus owned by Akali leader in Punjab's Muktsar

Nearly a fortnight after a 13-year-old girl was harassed and thrown out of a bus in Moga, yet another shocking incident of alleged molestation of two teenage girls has been reported in the Muktsar district of Punjab on Friday.

May 15, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

Punjab govt to train 1 lakh youngsters every year: Badal

Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said the Punjab government's top priority was to impart skill education to people and it would train nearly one lakh youths every year through various schemes.

Nov 30, 2014, 21:27 PM IST

Teachers hold parleys with CM, protest continues

The Education Guarantee Scheme
(EGS) teachers, who are demanding regularisation of their
services, today held parleys with Chief Minister Parkash Singh
Badal at Chak Fatehsingh Wala village in Bathinda district.

Dec 20, 2011, 15:38 PM IST