Capt Amarinder to expand his Cabinet finally

Expansion set to take place before April 27 at the Punjab Raj Bhawan; preparations on DW Bureau / Chandigarh the Punjab Council of Ministers is all set to expand on or before April 27. The Congress high command is slated to finalise the list of candidates in a meeting between Congress president Rahul Gandhi and […]

Riverwaters Dispute: GoI initiates secret parleys between Punjab, Haryana

Chief Ministers Capt Amarinder Singh, Manohar Lal Khattar are expected to hold one-to-one meeting soon DW Bureau / Chandigarh The Narendra Modi Government is making serious efforts to ensure an amicable solution to the vexed riverwaters issue between the neighbouring states of Punjab and Haryana. As the case is scheduled to come up before a […]

People reposed faith in Capt, now officers must heed his call

What the Amarinder government requires to do is to redefine the politician-police-bureaucrat equation and institutionalise the procedures and systems of governance, a shift from the politicised form of governance By Manish Tiwari:┬áThere was a time when politicians would look for pliable officers to serve their personal and political interests. Over the years, however, there has […]

Punjab finances: White Paper, murky picture – By Manish Tiwari

Govt spin doctors flummoxed Total debt on State Rs 1.81 lakh crore Revenue shortfall is expected to be Rs 21,568 crore in 2017-18 Pending liability of Aata-Dal scheme is Rs 1,747 crore Manish Tiwari/Chandigarh Even as PunjabÔÇÖs Finance Department is mulling over bringing out a White Paper on the State finances, the top mandarins in […]

No one has right to use ÔÇÿderogatory languageÔÇÖ: Capt

ePaper Version: ValothaÔÇÖs language has hurt and outraged the entire Dalit community DW BUREAU / Chandigarh: Punjab Congress President Amarinder Singh on Thursday hit out at senior Akali leader Virsa Singh Valtoha, saying no one has right to use ÔÇ£derogatory languageÔÇØ against a Dalit and demanded registration of an FIR against him. Amarinder also demanded […]