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Punjab Governor V.P. Singh extends greetings on Maha Shivratri

  Punjab Governor and Chandigarh Administrator V.P. Singh Badnore on Tuesday extended greetings on Maha Shivratri, the festival dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Feb 13, 2018, 11:51 AM IST

Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal row: Amid escalating water war, Haryana BJP legislators meet Punjab Governor

Amid an escalating water row between Punjab and Haryana, BJP legislators from Haryana on Wednesday met Punjab Governor V.P. Singh Badnore to seek blocking of a move by the Punjab government to de-notify land acquired nearly four decades ago for the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal.

Nov 16, 2016, 14:30 PM IST

Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore appointed Chandigarh Administrator

Punjab Governor V.P. Singh Badnore was on Thursday appointed the Administrator of the Union Territory of Chandigarh.

Aug 18, 2016, 22:26 PM IST

In 11 months, Modi fails to find full-time governor for Punjab

It`s been nearly 11 months but the Narendra Modi government has not been able to find a regular governor for Punjab.

Dec 18, 2015, 18:38 PM IST

Education is vital element for kids: Punjab Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki

Punjab and Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki on Thursday said education is a "vital" element in shaping a kid's personality and imbibing good values and tradition.

Jul 16, 2015, 17:58 PM IST

PML-N`s Afzal, Punjab Governor Mehmood join PPP

PML-N, the country`s main opposition, suffered a setback with the loss of Raja Afzal from Jehlum district.

Jan 21, 2013, 15:26 PM IST

Inter-state coordination can help in internal security: Patil

Inter-state coordination and usage of latest technology can play a vital role in curbing the impact of internal security threat, Punjab Governor Shivraj Patil on Thursday said.

Aug 01, 2012, 17:18 PM IST

Latif Khosa succeeds Taseer as Punjab Governor

Senior PPP leader Latif Khan
Khosa took oath as Governor of the country`s most
populous and politically crucial province of Punjab,
succeeding the slain Salmaan Taseer.

Jan 13, 2011, 23:54 PM IST

Pak`s President Zardari appoints Latif Khosa as Punjab governor

Sardar Latif Khan Khosa succeeds Salman Taseer who was assassinated on Jan 4.

Jan 13, 2011, 00:08 AM IST

Hillary condemns killing of Pak’s Punjab Governor

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has met Pakistan`s Ambassador to the US Husain Haqqani to offer her personal condolences on the assassination of the Salman Taseer, Governor of the Punjab province.

Jan 05, 2011, 11:54 AM IST

Pakistan’s Punjab Governor wants zero-tolerance policy on terrorists

Pak`s Punjab Governor fears that leniency would fail to deter terrorists.

Jun 01, 2010, 11:55 AM IST

Pak`s Punjab Guv accuses PML-N govt of releasing top militants

Pakistan`s Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer has alleged that the PML-N-led provincial govt had recently released two top leaders of the banned Sipah-e-Sihaba Sunni militant group, apparently to garner support for the upcoming polls.

Mar 06, 2010, 16:16 PM IST

Pak Punjab Guv sends roses to Sharif on Valentine’s Day!

In a surprising move, Pakistan Punjab Governor Salmaan Taseer sent a bunch of red roses to PML-N chief Nawaz Sharif as a friendly gesture on the occasion of Valentine’s Day.

Feb 15, 2010, 16:09 PM IST