Punjab Assembly

  • Punjab Assembly passes 16 Bills in absence of Congress MLAs 26-03-2013 04:16 AM

    Chandigarh: Punjab Assembly on Monday passed 16 bills, including Punjab Motor Vehicles Taxation (Amendment) Bill 2013 and Punjab Contract Farming Bill 2013 before the House was adjourned sine die. Meanwhile, the opposition party Congress on Monday continued to boycott the assembly proceedings of the Budget session in protest against the...
  • Punjab govt misusing central funds: Tewari 24-11-2012 06:29 PM

    Chandigarh: The Congress on Saturday accused the Parkash Singh Badal government in Punjab with misusing central funds. "I will give the example of my own constituency (Ludhiana) where three years back Rs 50 crore was released for cleaning of the Buddah Nullah. Where that money has vanished, no one knows,"...
  • Punjab polls: Cong yet to announce candidates' name 25-12-2011 03:30 PM

    Chandigarh: The Congress is yet to announce its candidates for the January 30 Punjab Assembly polls, even as ruling Shiromani Akali Dal has already announced its first list of candidates. "We will announce the candidates' name in the next 3-4 days," Congress in-charge for Punjab, Gulchain Singh Charak said in...
  • Single-phase polling in Punjab on January 30 24-12-2011 06:10 PM

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Saturday announced that the elections for 117 seats in Punjab assembly will be held on January 30. The battle for Punjab is a straight fight with the alliance of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) contesting elections against the...
  • 26 killed in Lahore bombing 27-05-2009 10:28 AM

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  • Terror attacks mark Pak polls; candidate killed 18-02-2008 08:42 AM

    Lalchand Rajput said that injuries to key players led to India giving away the match after good start. ...
  • Amarinder Singh's amorous affair rocks Punjab Assembly 26-12-2007 11:23 PM

    Pallekele: Paceman Tim Southee believes New Zealand has a chance to turn its World Cup wrongs into rights in the Group A match against Pakistan on Wednesday. New Zealand has had lopsided 10-wicket victories over Kenya and Zimbabwe, but lost to three-time defending champion Australia by seven wickets. "We've had...