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Target to provide toilet to every household to be achieved by 31 December: Tript Bajwa

Chandigarh: The goal of providing every home toilet in Punjab would be achieved by December 31 this year. The Punjab Rural Development & Panchayat and Water Supply and Sanitation Minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa today issued directions to the senior officers of the Water Supply and Sanitation Department to complete this mission without any delay. Presiding over a review meeting of the department here today, the minister issued clear cut instructions to monitor the work at the grassroot level to achieve 100% results in terms of quality.

12 hours potable drinking water supply in all villages of Jalandhar soon - DC

Jalandhar-Complementing Water supply and Sanitation department for emerging Jalandhar as leading district in state to supply 10 hour water supply in rural areas, the Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar  Varinder Kumar Sharma today said that the district would soon achieve another milestone by covering 100%villages for providing regular and potable drinking water to them for 12 hours. 

Don't make abusive remarks against Jaitley: HC to Kejriwal

New Delhi, The Delhi High Court on Wednesday termed as "indecent, scandalous and abusive" the remarks made against Finance Minister Arun Jaitley by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's former lawyer Ram Jethmalani during cross-examination in a defamation case.

UP cancels police recruitment process after paper leak

Lucknow, July 25 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday cancelled the complete recruitment process of Sub-Inspectors after allegations of paper leak, said Director General of Police Sulkhan Singh.

Ayushmann doesn't want Doordarshan logo changed

Mumbai,  Actor Ayushmann Khurrana does not want the logo of broadcasting network Doordarshan changed as he has childhood memories attached to it.

Captain Amarinder lights the pyre to bid tearful adieu to Rajmata Mohinder Kaur

Patiala: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday lit the pyre to bid a tearful adieu to his mother, Rajmata Mohinder Kaur, amid teeming crowds that had converged at Shahi Smadhan for the royal matriarch’s cremation.

Murder accused Po arrested

Nurmahal: The Bilga police have arrested a proclaimed offender (PO) absconding for the last thirteen years. Investigation officer Gursharan Singh said that the accused has been identified as Gurdial Singh a resident of Burj Hassan village and wanted in case of murder and rioting.

Badnore presides over the executive council meeting of NZCC

Chandigarh :  The combined meeting of the Executive Board and Governing Body of the North Zone Cultural Centre (NZCC), Patiala (Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India) was held under the Chairmanship of Hon'ble Governor of Punjab-cum-Chairman, NZCC, V.P. Singh Badnore

Theft accused woman Po arrested

Nakodar:  The Nakodar city police have arrested a woman and a man proclaimed offender (PO) absconding for the last twelve years. 

Russia-India talks on buying new generation MiG-35s

MOSCOW: As the new generation Mig-35 fighter, touted as being superior to the US F-35, made its public debut at the MAKS Aerospace Exhibition, its Russian makers say talks are on with India for buying the jet.

BJP’s open challenge to Khaira: Provide evidence or tender apology

Chandigarh: Punjab BJP today in strong words condemned the statement of Aam Aadmi Party’s Bholath MLA, Sukhpal Singh Khaira, wherein he had stated that RSS, VHP and BJP might have a hand in the murder of a church priest in Ludhiana.

AAP announces various state level programmes

Chandigarh: A meeting of Aam Aadmi Party MLAs was held on Saturday at Punjab Bhawan under the guidance of AAP state president, Bhagwant Mann, newly appointed Leader of opposition in Punjab vidhan Sabha, Sukhpal Singh Khaira and Co-president Aman Arora. 

Theft accused PO arrested

Nakodar: The Nakodar city police have arrested a proclaimed offender (PO) absconding for the last seven years. 

UK to introduce drone registration
London, July 22 (IANS) The UK government has announced plans to introduce drone registration and safety awareness courses for owners of the small unmanned aircraft, the media reported on Saturday.
District Administration Gears up for Providing License and Registration of Vehicles at door steps of People

Jalandhar: In consonance with the steps being taken by the Punjab Government to provide online services of vehicle registration, issuance of driving licenses and other core services of the state transport department at the doorsteps of the common man, the district administration today organized workshop for imparting practical training pertaining to deliver online services to people. 

Punjab State Gets A Whooping Rs. 806.28 Cr. For Health Under The National Health Mission For Financial Year 2017-18

Chandigarh : Government of India has approved the Nation Health Mission Punjab’s state programme in implementation plan for 2017-18 amounting to Rs. 806.28 crores.

'Bareilly Ki Barfi' is a very much like Woody Allen films: Ayushmann Khurana

Actor Ayushmann Khurana, who is all geared up for the release of his upcoming film "Bareilly Ki Barfi", says that it is very much like a Woody Allen film.

Next 'Mann Ki Baat' to air on July 30

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged people to share their inputs for his July 30 Maan Ki Baat radio programme.

AAP MLAs unanimously decide Sukhpal Khaira next LOP

 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislators from Punjab on Thursday have unanimously decided to have Bholath MLA and senior leader of the party Sukhpal Singh Khaira as the next Leader of Opposition (LOP) in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha. 

SAD wants Manpreet Badal booked for abetting farmer suicides

Chandigarh, July 20 – The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today said Punjab finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal should be booked for abetting farmer suicides by backstabbing the peasantry through a bogus farm loan waiver promise made in the Congress party’s election manifesto headed by him.