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Capt Amarinder Singh


Punjab Budget: Congress govt held to account by its own MLAs in House

March 05, 2020 8:49 pm

The provisions of the budget were not discussed threadbare by the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) during the session, but were perfunctorily commented upon.

‘Capt, Badals are hand in glove’: Punjab's Akali rebels at Sangrur strength show

February 24, 2020 2:31 am

At the event, rebel Akali leader and Rajya Sabha MP Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa accused the Badal family of being “hand in glove” with Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, saying their business interests “remained unaffected” despite the Congress being in power in the state.

Why Punjab wants a fresh tribunal to assess river water availability

January 24, 2020 11:47 am

Punjab is facing a severe water crisis with the wheat/paddy cycle and over-exploitation of groundwater for agriculture wreaking havoc on its resources.

Punjab-Haryana river water war: After all-party meet in Punjab today, decision to be conveyed to Centre

January 23, 2020 11:14 am

The Punjab government has invited all political parties including SAD, BJP, AAP and Lok Insaf Party to take a decision on the issue. The decision will then be conveyed to the Centre.

Amarinder sends Sukhbir Badal Mein Kampf: 'Read, one learns from history'

January 22, 2020 10:25 pm

In a letter to Badal, Amarinder said: "Supporting the Bill in both houses of Parliament and in the Vidhan Sabha and opposing it on other platforms is unbecoming of a political leader."

CAA won’t be implemented in Punjab at any cost: CM Amarinder Singh

December 31, 2019 4:54 am

Reading out the Preamble, the chief minister said it was the very basis of India’s foundation, which nobody could disturb.

Appeal to withdraw $20 fee imposed on Kartarpur pilgrims: Amarinder to Pak PM

October 18, 2019 8:13 pm

Pakistan has been insisting on the service fee to meet operational costs of the corridor linking the historic Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan’s Kartarpur with Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur, Punjab.

Punjab stares at deficit rainfall despite monsoon floods

September 25, 2019 11:43 am

Out of 22 districts of Punjab where over 29 lakh hectares is under rice cultivation, 12 districts have witnessed deficit rain.

Punjab: Breach of privilege of House, Capt trying to protect accused, says Opposition

August 30, 2019 9:31 am

Khaira said that Prabodh Kumar was working directly under Amarinder who also holds the home portfolio.

Bargari Sacrilege: Not returning cases is contempt of court, state tells CBI

August 30, 2019 9:23 am

The state government is on the defensive after Special DGP-cum-Director Bureau of Investigation Prabodh Kumar writing to CBI seeking further investigation in Bargari sacrilege case after CBI filing a closure report.