Prakash Singh Badal

  • 'Sardar Modi' is greatest leader of country, says Prakash Singh Badal 09-09-2013 06:33 PM

    Punjab Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal on Monday called his Gujarat counterpart and chairman of BJP's election campaign committee Narendra Modi as "the greatest leader" of the country. In the beginning of his address at the inaugural session of Vibrant Gujarat Global Agriculture Summit 2013 in Gandhinagar, Badal said, "I...
  • Modi assures Punjab CM Badal on welfare and rights of Sikhs in Gujarat 05-08-2013 10:59 PM

    Ahmedabad: Dismissing claims that Sikhs settled in Gujarat had been deprived of their land rights, Chief Minister Narendra Modi has assured his Punjab counterpart Prakash Singh Badal about their welfare. "Chief Minister Narendra Modi talked to Punjab Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal and assured him that there is no question...
  • Sukhbir behind 'political murders', must resign: Bajwa 18-05-2013 03:50 AM

    Chandigarh: In the wake of alleged political violence in the state, Punjab Congress on Friday demanded the resignation of deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal saying, he was the main architect behind "political murders and growth of mafias". "Sukhbir is a total failure as state's home minister and he has...
  • US court reserves verdict on Parkash Singh Badal 14-05-2013 10:36 AM

    Washington: A US court in Wisconsin has reserved its decision in the alleged human rights violation case against Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal after completing hearing in the matter. The district court had taken up a petition filed by New York-based rights body 'Sikh for Justice', which had alleged...
  • Robbery attack victim's family protest against police 20-04-2013 02:42 AM

    Phagwara: A day after a man succumbed to his injuries after a robbery attack, the family of the victim on Friday staged a protest against alleged police inaction outside the office of SDM carrying his body. Parwinder Singh (35) was attacked by three unidentified motorcycle-borne assailants on March 29, 2013...
  • Punjab polls: Cong attacks Badal over EC row 03-01-2012 05:12 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday attacked Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal for criticising the Election Commission. Irked over Badal's letter to Chief Election Commissioner S.Y. Quraishi asking election officials in the state "not to overstep their constitutional mandate", Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari said "it was the case of...
  • FDI in retail: Can all-party meet end deadlock? 29-11-2011 05:37 AM

    New Delhi: An all-party meet is set to take place on Tuesday after Parliament was stalled again on Monday over the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail issue. But sources tell CNN-IBN that the government will stay firm on its decision of allowing FDI in retail. The decision to call...
  • All-party meet on FDI in retail tomorrow 28-11-2011 08:42 PM

    New Delhi: The UPA government is standing firm on its decision to allow FDI in retail. The Opposition BJP, Left and even the government's own allies have opposed the move. The BJP continued to press for an adjournment motion on the issue failing which Parliament conducted no business for the...
  • Politics clouding release of 'Aarakshan' 11-08-2011 07:55 PM

    New Delhi: Desperate film director Prakash Jha was forced to make concessions for the smooth release of his film 'Aaraakshan' by striking a deal with the Republican Party of India in Maharashtra just 24-hours before the film's release. This came after protests broke out in Pune and Mumbai with regard...
  • Despite bumper harvest, grain drain continues 30-06-2011 07:04 AM

    Ludhiana: Tens of thousands of bags of rice have gone up in smoke and continue to smolder and burn in Khamano near Ludhiana. Spread over two kilometers the bags of grain has been lying in the open for the last five years. A similar story in Fatehgarh Sahib - where...
  • Punjab CM's wife Surinder Badal passes away 24-05-2011 04:41 PM

    Chandigarh: The wife of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal passed away on Tuesday in a hospital after a prolonged illness. 75-year-old Surinder Kaur Badal died at PGIMER where she was battling for life from cancer since long, officials said. She is survived by Badal, son and deputy chief minister...
  • Badal ministry to be expanded on Sunday 14-05-2011 08:04 PM

    Chandigarh: With around eight months left for assembly elections in Punjab, the Parkash Singh Badal led SAD-BJP ministry in the state will be expanded on Sunday to fill the vacancies caused by the resignation of all the five BJP cabinet ministers in the wake of their alleged involvement in a...
  • It's bureaucracy vs politics in Punjab 15-04-2010 08:06 AM

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  • Badal claims SAD-BJP will sweep Punjab 07-05-2009 10:45 PM

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  • SAD not to back Sikh PM, to vote against UPA 15-07-2008 08:16 PM

    Former Chairman of selectors Kris Srikkanth says that Yuvraj Singh is the best contender for No 6 slot. ...
  • Trouble for NDA as Akali Dal plays hard to get 10-07-2008 11:46 AM

    MS Dhoni (31) and Badrinath (47) made useful contributions as Chennai Super Kings attained the target of 141 in 19 overs. ...
  • Sikhs not minority, Punjab govt not happy 18-12-2007 10:24 PM

    Hambantota: Canada captain Ashish Bagai insists that the record-breaking World Cup rout suffered at the hands of Sri Lanka in 2003 will have no bearing when the teams meet on Sunday. Bagai played in the Canada side which was bowled out for a paltry 36 - still the lowest total...
  • Amarinder tells his side of the story 18-06-2007 07:22 AM

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  • Jammu Sikhs call for bandh too 22-05-2007 11:39 AM

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  • Dera row takes on political colour 22-05-2007 08:00 AM

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  • 'Peace' a real challenge for Badal 19-05-2007 12:08 AM

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