Friday, Jan 27, 2023

Congress government


Ghost of PACL disinvestment comes back to haunt former Congress govt in Punjab

January 19, 2023 12:41 pm

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has issued a notice to the Punjab government to file a status report in the case on the disinvestment of Punjab Alkalies and Chemicals Limited, after the petitioners demanded a probe into the alleged scam of Rs 1,000 crore.

Woman killed, feet chopped for jewellery; 400 policemen deployed

October 21, 2021 7:42 am

The victim, Geeta Devi Sharma, was out in the fields shepherding her cattle on Tuesday afternoon when the attack is suspected to have occurred.

BJP calls for probe into ‘vaccine profiteering’

June 06, 2021 3:50 am

Hardeep Singh Puri said that communications within the Punjab government showed that it procured Covishield vaccines for Rs 412 per dose but sold it to private hospitals for Rs 1,000 and which in turn charged people Rs 1,560 for each dose.

MP Political crisis: BJP claims state govt won’t last long, ruling alliance hits back

March 11, 2020 1:07 am

“There is effective coordination between the alliance partners. The government is running smoothly. There is no threat to the government,” said Minorities Development Minister and NCP’s national spokesperson Nawab Malik.

Nehruvian blunder responsible for J-K crisis: Jitendra Singh

December 28, 2018 4:59 pm

Singh blamed the Congress and first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru for the current crisis in the state and said successive governments in the state committed blunders.

Commissioner of Gurgaon shunted out

December 30, 2014 1:06 am

While being posted in the personnel department of the state government, Kasni had held the appointments wrong and illegal.

CM Rawat trumps BJP with Ramdev’s Kedarnath visit

October 27, 2014 1:44 am

Former CM Bhagat Singh Koshiyari, now BJP MP from Nainital, has demanded that the state hand over Kedarnath’s infrastructure development to the centre.

Vadra land deal: No model code violation, says EC

October 09, 2014 2:14 am

The EC’s decision follows two reports it received from the Haryana government on Tuesday.

Kerala govt wants prohibition, also more taxes from liquor, beer and wine

September 17, 2014 9:40 pm

The price of tobacco products also would go up by 8 per cent.

Kerala prohibition takes communal turn: Hindu groups see Christian, Muslim hand

August 24, 2014 2:18 am

A Hindu organisation claimed that the 'impractical decision' stemmed from the rivalry within the Congress.