After Delhi, education revolution now taking shape in Punjab: Kejriwal  


Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy Delhi CM Manish Sisodia along with Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann and Punjab Education Minister Harjot Singh Bains at an event in Delhi on Saturday. | Photo Credit: SHIV KUMAR PUSHPAKAR    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said the “education revolution” started by the Aam Aadmi …

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bsf: Pak drone seen near international border in Gurdaspur, Punjab, returned after firing by BSF jawans


A BSF official said on Thursday that a Pakistani drone was spotted near the international border in Gurdaspur district of Punjab. The unmanned aerial vehicle went back to Pakistan after Border Security Force personnel fired upon it. The official said the drone was spotted near Adiya border outpost in Gurdaspur around 9:40 pm on Wednesday. …

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Delhi excise policy | ED arrests Punjab businessman on money laundering charges


Police personnel guarded outside of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) | Photo Credit: The Hindu The Enforcement Directorate on February 8 arrested Punjab-based businessman Gautam Malhotra in the money laundering investigation linked to alleged irregularities in the Delhi excise policy, officials said. Mr. Malhotra, linked to the Oasis group of Punjab, has been taken into custody …

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Congress blames AAP govt. of doublespeak on corruption in Punjab 


The Congress on Monday cornered the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Punjab, accusing it of “doublespeak” on being tough and adopting zero tolerance against corruption.  Punjab’s Leader of the Opposition, Partap Singh Bajwa, said there has been no action against former Cabinet ministers, including Fauja Singh Sarari and Dr. Vijay Singla, who were in soup over corruption.  …

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Pak supporting resurgence of Khalistani movement in Punjab: Lt Gen (Retd) Brar who led Operation Blue Star


India OE-Prakash KL , Updated: Monday, January 30, 2023, 23:50 [IST] New Delhi, January 30: Lieutenant General (Retd) Kuldeep Singh Brar, who played a key role in the Indian Army’s Operation Blue Star, said that Pakistan is supporting the revival of the Khalistani movement in Punjab. A veteran of the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 and …

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Ground water charges to be levied on non-exempt users in Punjab


Groundwater extraction charges in Punjab will be levied on all non-exempt users, including industry, from next month, with the State Water Regulatory and Development Authority notifying guidelines in this regard. The new directions, however, do not cover groundwater use for agricultural, drinking and domestic purposes, an official statement said …

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Cricketer Wahab Riaz named as caretaker sports minister of Punjab


Pakistan’s legendary fast bowler Wahab Riaz. -Twitter/@muzamilasif4/File Pakistan’s star fast bowler Wahab Riaz has been appointed as the caretaker sports minister PunjabIt came to light on Thursday. Governor Bali Ur Rehman administered the oath to the newly appointed cabinet members held at the Governor’s House in Lahore. out of 11 cabinet membersEight ministers – Bilal …

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