Sunday, Feb 05, 2023



Mann attending meetings on SYL to fulfil Kejriwal’s agenda: Sukhbir

January 08, 2023 3:13 am

Talking to mediapersons after paying obeisance at Golden Temple, Sukhbir said, “What is the need to attend these meetings if you are firm that you won’t release any water from Punjab rivers to other states.

Punjab LoP Bajwa seeks Modi’s intervention to solve SYL issue

January 07, 2023 3:24 am

Bajwa said “Modi should listen to the voice of his own party leaders from Punjab such as Ashwani Sharma, president of the Punjab BJP unit.”

Stop taking high moral ground on SYL: Punjab Congress to Badals

July 12, 2017 8:30 pm

The Badals have never believed in the rule of law and took no meaningful steps to fight Punjab's SYL case while they were in power, alleged the ministers. The statement alleged that Punjab's case had been "messed up" during Badal's chief ministership.

SYL canal row: Will stop vehicles coming from Punjab at 10 places, says INLD

July 04, 2017 7:34 am

“We won’t allow any vehicle coming to Haryana from Punjab even if the vehicle is originally coming from Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan or Jammu. But we won’t stop emergency vehicles including ambulances. If Punjab doesn’t give Haryana’s share, then we will stop their vehicles,” said Chautala.

Punjab Polls: Poor response mars SAD-BJP rally

December 09, 2016 3:13 am

Both Badal and Sukhbir said there was hardly any probability of the Congress forming the next government in Punjab.

SYL row: Punjab govt announce aid of Rs 10,000 per acre to farmers to fill land

November 24, 2016 3:58 am

The state govt’s decision comes days after returning SYL land to owners.

Arvind Kejriwal to miss date with Punjab on Baisakhi

April 12, 2016 3:05 am

In January, Kejriwal had announced in Muktsar that he would visit the state in April for a few days after the Budget session gets over in Delhi.

In fact: In a 1973 book, some perspective on Punjab’s stand on SYL

March 28, 2016 12:02 am

The book, Gulhati says, has something for every kind of person who picks it up -- from the water engineer and student of international relations to the historian and general reader. He could have added politicians.

Sutlej-Yamuna Link Canal issue: Field of dreams

March 21, 2016 11:34 am

The windfall opportunity presented by Punjab Sutlej-Yamuna Link Land (Return of Property Rights) Bill 2016, may never become a reality but everyone along the canal already has a plan for it, fuelled by the prevailing high prices of land.

Field of dreams: What about us, those left out ask Punjab govt

March 21, 2016 11:22 am

No word from Punjab govt on the remaining one-fifth land acquired to set up a network of minors, distributaries from main canal to irrigate lands in state