Punjab releases ₹100 crore for cane farmers

Giving details, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann said ₹295.60 crores was the total outstanding balance of sugarcane farmers, which was to be paid by the government or cooperative sugar mills. Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann released the dues payment on Friday ₹100 crore to the sugarcane farmers and said that his government is committed to pay … Read more

Recruitment scam: Punjab government going slow against officials under scanner

The Punjab government has been slow to crack down on officials under the scanner for their alleged role in the recruitment scam in the technical education department. The Vigilance Bureau had sought prior approval from the government in January last year to file a corruption case against officials of the department, but the government is … Read more

4 Haryana cops to get Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation

Four police officers and personnel of Haryana Police have been selected for Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation 2022. Four police officers and personnel of Haryana Police have been selected for Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation 2022. Sharing the information here on Friday, Haryana Police spokesperson Basant Kumar, Inspector; Suman … Read more

Salman Rushdie in surgery after being stabbed onstage | World News

British author Salman Rushdie, whose writings have been the target of Iranian death threats, remained in emergency surgery Friday after being stabbed repeatedly at a literary event in New York state. New York State Police Major Eugene Staniszewski told reporters that Rushdie was air-lifted after the attack, which occurred just before 11:00 a.m. local time. … Read more

UHBVN lineman held for taking bribe in Karnal

A lineman of UHBVN was arrested by State Vigilance Bureau Karnal while accepting bribe. ₹21,000 from the person to settle the outstanding bill and sanction them a new electricity meter. A lineman of Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (UHBVN) was arrested by the State Vigilance Bureau Karnal while accepting bribe. ₹21,000 from the person to … Read more

Jhundan panel has not called for leadership change in SAD: Bhundar

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Balwinder Singh Bhundar said on Friday that the Jundan Committee report did not call for a change in leadership. He said this while attending a meeting with the party’s Halka in-charges and working committee members. Bhundar is the highest-ranking leader since party president Sukhbir Singh Badal and took over the … Read more

Haryana panchayat polls will be held in September: Minister

Haryana Panchayat Minister Devender Singh Babli said on Thursday that panchayat elections will be held across the state in September and the government is all set to conduct the elections. Haryana Panchayat Minister Devender Singh Babli has put a curtain on all speculations related to panchayat elections and said on Thursday that the statewide Panchayat … Read more

Dhankar leads Tiranga Yatra in Karnal, hundreds of BJP workers participate

BJP Haryana President OP Dhankar led a ‘Thiranga Yatra’ in Karnal on Friday in which hundreds of BJP workers and leaders participated. Tiranga Yatra was conducted under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsava Abhiyan BJP Haryana President OP Dhankar launched the ‘Tiranga Yatra’ in Karnal on Friday, which was attended by hundreds of BJP workers and leaders. … Read more