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Punjab: Reminding AAP of it's pre-poll promise, unemployed PTI teachers protest outside education minister’s residence

May 23, 2022 12:04 am

Meanwhile, police used mild force to disperse protesting teachers outside the residence of the education minister in Barnala on Sunday.

Voters reject farmers' front, just 1 SSM candidate manages to save deposit

March 11, 2022 1:41 am

The SSM was floated by 22 out of 32 farmer unions from Punjab on December 25, 2021 after farm agitation at Delhi borders had ended after repeal of the farm laws.

Punjab poll diary: Bhadaur plays Krishna to Channi’s Sudama

January 31, 2022 11:43 pm

“I have come here as Sudama and I hope you will welcome me like Lord Krishna,” said Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi.

The hotbed of protests, Barnala could be AAP’s gamechanger

January 23, 2022 3:35 am

The district has three constituencies -- Barnala, Mehal Kalan and Bhadaur -- in 2017 all the seats were won by AAP. A look at the three constituencies.

BKU (Dakaunda) holds massive rally, says will ask questions of Congress and AAP candidates too

January 23, 2022 12:50 pm

A union leader from the party said the rally was also meant to be a call to protest against the BJP-led Centre at district headquarters on January 31, which will be observed by the union as “betrayal day”.

Barnala Farmers Rally Highlights: Hundreds gather at Barnala; DC says no permission taken

January 22, 2022 12:05 am

Barnala Farmer Protest, Farmer Rally Highlights: The agitation comes amid a ban on political rallies in Punjab ahead of the Assembly elections due to the third wave of Covid-19, fuelled largely by the Omicron variant.

Teacher demanding salary protests, climbs atop mobile tower

November 27, 2021 8:44 pm

The elementary teacher tried to immolate himself

‘Honour killing’: Barnala man ‘kills’ son-in-law, ‘regrets’ daughter’s escape

March 27, 2016 4:17 am

Beerpal Kaur (22) of Burjgil village in Bathinda eloped with Baljeet Singh (23), an electrician from the same village in January this year. The couple, since then, lived in Hadaiya village in Barnala.

Trainee IAS officer killed in accident

November 07, 2013 1:04 am

There were different stories over who was driving the vehicle.

Manpreet: Raising retirement is age foolish economics

April 09, 2014 3:13 pm

Having opposed it tooth and nail as finance minister,People’s Party of Punjab (PPP) president Manpreet Singh Badal on Wednesday said raising retirement age of government employees from 58 years to 60 years to save money was “foolish economics”.