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The Punjab Cabinet To Convene First Session Of 15th Vidhan Sabha On 24th March

The first session of the 15th Vidhan Sabha of Punjab will be summoned at 2 p.m. on March 24, 2017. This was decided here on Saturday at the first meeting of

Punjab Assembly Resolves to Seek Cost of River Water; Weak Step in Times of High Crisis

Chandigarh: Dunig a special session of the Punjab Vidhan Sabha on Wednesday the state assembly passed a resolution, directing the state government to take up with the ...

Shoe hurled at Bikram Majithia by Congress MLA Soondh

A shoe was reportedly thrown at Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Wednesday by a Congress lawmaker in Punjab state assembly.

High Drama at Punjab Assembly: Simarjit Bains thrown out of Vidhan Sabha

A high stage drama unfolded at the Punjab Assembly today as the Speaker asked Independent MLA Simarjit Singh Bains to leave the Vidhan Sabha.

Clueless about culprits of Bargari Beadbi, Punjab Govt. enacts life term for Beadbi of Guru Granth Sahib

The Punjab state assembly called Vidhan Sabha yesterday passed an amendment bill to provide for life imprisonment for beadbi of Guru Granth Sahib. The provision was inserted in to the Indian Penal Code, 1860 through a state amendment enacted the Vidhan Sabha by passing the Indian Penal Code (Punjab Amendment) Bill, 2016.

SYL Canal is neither necessary, nor possible and won’t let it constructed: Punjab CM Badal

Punjab Chief Minister made another statement in the Punjab state assembly saying that the construction of controversial Satluj Yamuna Link Canal was never necessary as Punjab has not spare water to share with non-riparian neighbouring state.

SYL land de-acquisition bill to be introduced in Punjab assembly today

The Punjab government will be introducing a bill to de-acquire the land of controversial Satluj Yamuna Link canal, also called the SYL canal on Monday (Mar. 14) afternoon.

Punjab Assembly to Discuss Resolution on River Water issue today

Punjab state assembly will be discussing a resolution asserting Punjab’s riparian rights today. The decision to pass this resolution was taken during the Business Advisory Committee of the House held yesterday.

Punjab Assembly Session: Governor’s address asserts Punjab’s riparian rights

On the inaugural day of assembly session Punjab governor Kaptan Singh Solanki said that Punjab's right to waters of its rivers should be safeguarded the Centre should remove discrimination in sharing it with neighbouring states.

Badal to spend 20 million on cow memorial – but no condolence for Sikhs murdered by police under his rule

Chandigarh/Punjab (August 25, 2012): It seems that for Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal the “memory” of allegedly slaughtered cows values more than lives of Sikhs murdered by police under his rule.

I will meet Indian PM and President for Balwant Singh Rajoana: CM Badal to state assembly

Chandigarh, Punjab (March 24, 2012): As per information available with Sikh Siyasat, Parkash Singh Badal, the chief minister of Punjab, today made a statement on the issue death sentence to Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana in state assembly in Chandigarh. He assured that he would meet the Indian President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to seek "clemency" for the Bhai Rajoana.