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Amrinder Singh


Punjab: CM launches second phase, 80k smartphones to be distributed

December 19, 2020 5:47 am

The CM announced that the remaining 45,443 smart phones of the total targeted 1,75,443 would be provided to students by the end of this month, to fulfill the government’s commitment to strengthen the digital infrastructure in schools.

Challenges to farm bills harken to socialist era, attempt to undo agriculture’s 1991 moment

October 26, 2020 8:52 am

Patience and professionalism will bring rich rewards in due course, not noisy politics.

Drug abuse: ASI dismissed on orders of Capt was suspended last year and reinstated

August 24, 2020 12:26 am

On August 12 last year, Inspector Vermeet Singh along with other police officers had received secret information that ASIs Avtar Singh and Jorawar Singh, who were then posted at Gharinda police station, were into using and selling drugs.

Punjab: Capt orders cops to crackdown on liquor smuggling, bootlegging, illicit distillation

May 16, 2020 11:22 pm

DGP Dinkar Gupta issued directives to all CPs and SSPs in the state to identify liquor smugglers/suppliers/bootleggers, district-wise and police station-wise, by May 23.

Curbs eased, fear lingers: Just 1% industrial units in Punjab reboot ops

April 25, 2020 1:08 pm

In order to prevent exodus of migrant labour, Punjab CM Amarinder Singh had on March 29 asked all industrial units in the state to commence work if they had adequate arrangements to accommodate workers safely within the premises.

Punjab: Residents in urban areas to pay additional 1% stamp duty

February 19, 2020 4:34 am

The move will help generate Rs 400 crore, which would be used to fund water supply and environment improvement programmes in the urban areas.

Punjab reforms its PDS, checks pilferage, boosts savings

February 03, 2020 5:47 am

Under ePOS, beneficiaries can get their ration under the PDS just by getting their finger prints matched at the ePOS machines, instead of having to show their ration card.

Amarinder Singh's tip for British actor after '1917' remark: Read some history

January 24, 2020 7:24 am

Amarinder Singh, also a military historian, told The Indian Express that the Indian troops, which arrived in Europe in 1914, played an important role in preventing a military disaster.

Eviction of Sikhs: Captain Amarinder Singh to send panel to MP

January 11, 2020 4:50 am

A government statement said the delegation would ensure that the evacuees are not rendered homeless or otherwise harassed. It added the CM has conveyed the decision to his Madhya Pradesh counterpart Kamal Nath.

Punjab to follow UPSC pattern for PCS exams, increases number of chances

August 06, 2019 1:53 pm

Under the new rule, the number of chances for the unreserved category goes up from four to six. For backward classes, the number of attempts will be 0 and for SC, ST category, there will unlimited chances


1984 riots: Akali Dal protests over Amarinder Singh’s remark on Tytler

April 21, 2014 4:40 pm

Akali Dal on Monday (April 21) staged a protest outside Congress headquarters in New Delhi against its Amritsar Lok Sabha candidate Amarinder Singh's alleged remarks on the anti-Sikh riots of 1984.

Today in pics: Election campaigns in full swing

March 29, 2014 5:05 pm

Congress Leader and New Delhi Lok Sabha candidate Ajay Maken interacts with morning walkers.

Election campaigns in full swing

March 28, 2014 6:03 pm

Candidates are seen campaigning in full swing ahead of Lok Sabha elections in their respective constituencies.