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Feb 17, 2019
Punjab cabinet extends 5% reservation in allotment of houses to kin of 1984 riot victimsThe Punjab Cabinet's decision to extend reservation in allotment of houses to kin of riot victims, the cabinet said, would give relief to victims of the 1984 riots and terror attacks in the state.
Dec 01, 2018
'Navjot Singh Sidhu should resign on moral grounds for disrespecting Amarinder Singh,' says Punjab minister Tripat BajwaThe Congress is miffed about Navjot Singh Sidhu's "who's captain" remark, which he made when asked why he had ignored the captain's advice to visit Pakistan for the Kartarpur event.
Aug 21, 2018
Punjab Cabinet approves amendments to CrPc, IPC to make damage of religious texts punishable with life imprisonmentThe government has taken a major step towards curbing such incidents and maintaining communal harmony in the state, an official spokesperson said. The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, he said.
Aug 16, 2018
Cabinet to hold next Punjab Assembly session on 24 August, state's governor to preside over sessionThe Cabinet has decided to hold the next session of Punjab Assembly on 24 August. The state's governor has been authorised to convene the session
Jul 31, 2018
Punjab cabinet approves restoration of reservation for Scheduled Caste (SC) state government employeesIn a reprieve to the state government employees belonging to Scheduled Castes, the Punjab Cabinet on Monday approved the proposal for restoration of the reservation of 14 percent to Scheduled Caste (SC) employees in Group-A and Group-B and 20 percent in Group-C and Group-D services for filling up the vacancies by promotion.
Jul 05, 2018
Amarinder Singh calls for mandatory drug test on Punjab govt employees in all stages of recruitment, promotionPunjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has ordered a mandatory drug test on government employees in all stages of recruitment and promotion
Jul 02, 2018
Punjab recommends death penalty for drug smuggling and peddling following public pressureThe Punjab government on Monday decided to recommend to the Centre to provide for death penalty for drug peddlers and smugglers. The decision to make the recommendation to the Centre was taken by in a meeting of the Punjab Cabinet chaired by the chief minister Amarinder Singh.
Mar 18, 2017
Navjot Singh Sidhu can't be serious about Kapil Sharma's show, it's a comical conflict of interestI think Navjot Singh Sidhu is just pulling everyone’s leg. He cannot be serious about being sworn-in as a minister on the one side and still be making ‘hee haw’ sounds and faking premature laughter on television.
Mar 16, 2017
Punjab: Amarinder keeps home ministry; allocates local govt, tourism portfolios to Navjot Singh SidhuManpreet Singh Badal, the estranged nephew of outgoing Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, will be the new Finance Minister.
Mar 14, 2012
Average age of new Punjab cabinet is 60 years!Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal, 85, is the oldest member of his Council of Ministers while SAD MLA from Majitha, Bikram Singh Majithia, 36, is the youngest minister in the SAD-BJP government.