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Feb 26, 2019
SAD, BJP, Congress MLAs clash inside Punjab Assembly over non-payment of compensation to Amritsar train tragedy victimsThe Punjab Assembly witnessed unruly scenes on Monday between members of ruling Congress and the Akali-BJP over the Amritsar train accident last year where 60 people died
Dec 31, 2018
Punjab panchayat polls: SAD blames Congress for incidents of violence; says ruling party ‘completely hijacked’ electionsWith stray incidents of violence reported during the Punjab panchayat polls on Sunday, the opposition Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) blamed the Congress, alleging a "complete hijacking" of the election by the ruling party.
Dec 06, 2018
Amritsar train tragedy: Magistrate court gives clean chit to Navjot Singh Sidhu, wife; says security not chief guest's responsibilityA magistrate court on Thursday gave a clean chit to Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and his wife in the tragic train accident in Amritsar in which around 60 people lost their lives.
Oct 24, 2018
Opposition demands sacking of Punjab minister over 'inappropriate' text to woman official, Amarinder Singh says matter resolvedChief Minister Amarinder Singh Wednesday said he believed the matter has been “resolved” to the victim's satisfaction
Oct 19, 2018
Sukhbir Singh Badal accuses Punjab govt of failing to incentivise farmers for curbing stubble-burning; Amarinder Singh calls claim ‘nonsensical’SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday accused the Punjab government of having "failed" to incentivise farmers to check stubble burning in the state, prompting Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to term his charges as “nonsensical and misleading”.
Oct 04, 2018
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh calls for national policy to curb 'drug menace' after Navjot Sidhu's remarks on legalising opiumCongress leader and Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday created a new controversy by calling for the legalisation of opium in the state.
Jul 07, 2018
'Willing to undergo dope test,' says Punjab CM Amarinder Singh; calls for social movement to wipe out drug menace in statePunjab chief minister Amarinder Singh said on Thursday he was willing to undergo a dope test but would leave it to the conscience of other elected representatives if they wanted to follow suit.
Jul 05, 2018
Punjab government employees angered by mandatory drug test ordered by Captain Amarinder SinghThe Punjab Government Employees Organisation accused the state government of targeting them over the mandatory drug test and demanded that ministers and MLAs must undertake the test as well.
Jan 27, 2018
Punjab's most-wanted gangster Vicky Gounder and 2016 Nabha jail break plotter Prema Lahoria killed in RajasthanMost-wanted gangster Vicky Gounder and 2016 Nabha jail break mastermind Prema Lahoria were on Friday gunned down by the Punjab Police in an encounter
Jan 07, 2018
Punjab govt begins farm debt waiver: AAP activists, hundreds of farmers protest call scheme'non-starter'Hundreds of farmers and AAP activists protested on Sunday at the grain market in Mansa town as the Punjab government began a farm debt waiver scheme