Punjab was the only state which gave AAP its four MPs in the 2014 parliamentary election

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh With battle lines drawn for the February 4 polls to Punjab Assembly, a high-octane battle of ballot is on the cards especially in some of the constituencies where the heavyweights of the three main parties are contesting. The new entrant Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is adding a third dimension to the […]

Brahmin Sabha constitutes district-level teams to campaign for Cong in Punjab

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Extending its full support to the Punjab Congress, the Brahmin Sabha has said only Captain Amarinder Singh could save the state, which had been reeling under ‘total collapse’ on all fronts for the past 10 years. The Brahmin Sabha has constituted teams in various districts across the state to campaign for […]

Union Minister Arun Jaitley at a BJP rally ahead of Punjab assembly elections, in Jalandhar on Sunday

DW BUREAU / Jalandhar Union Minister and BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Sunday blamed the Congress policies for militancy in Punjab during the 1980s and hit out at the party’s state unit chief Amarinder Singh, terming his 2002-2007 chief ministerial tenure as the “most dishonest and corrupt” “Nobody needs to be told how the five-year […]

Divisional Commissioner reviews election arrangements in district Ludhiana

DW BUREAU / Ludhiana Divisional Commissioner Patiala, Sumer Gurjar had a meeting with the district election officers at the local Circuit house to review the election arrangements for the upcoming Punjab Assembly Elections 2017. While addressing the meeting, Gurjar took notice of the election arrangements. He instructed to follow the modal code of conduct strictly […]

Training programme for Goat farmers concludes at Veterinary varsity

DW BUREAU / Ludhiana Department of Veterinary and Animal husbandry Extension Education, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU), Ludhiana organized a specialized training on Goat farming from 16.01.2017 to 20.01.2017. Dr. Rajesh Kasrija and Dr Khushpreet Singh, Training Coordinators, informed that in this training programme 41 farmers including one women farmer participated. […]

Chhina bats for border area development through central grants

DW BUREAU / Amritsar BJP-SAD alliance candidate for Amritsar Lok Sabha seat Rajinder Mohan Singh Chhina on Sunday batted for border areas development, through central grants. Addressing various election rallies at Bhakna, Mulla Behram, and Khasa, he promised the voters compensation for farmers with land across barbed wire fence on international border, strengthening of road […]