Govt begins recovering taxes paid by it on MLAs+ char(39) + salaries, pensions

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The Haryana government has begun recovering a sum of Rs 2.87 crore from the salaries and pensions of 140 sitting and former MLAs after relalising that it had been erroneously paying a part of their income tax as well for the last seven years. The exercise was initiated after the government […]

Delhi fast becoming safe haven for drug smugglers: Captain

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Delhi is fast turning into a “safe haven for drug peddlers and smugglers” and criminals, who have “disappeared” from Punjab were hiding in neighbouring states, including the national capital, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has claimed. The Punjab chief minister made the claim in a series of letters, written to Union Home […]

SAD castigates Cong govt, FM Manpreet Badal for denying govt employees their dues

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Thursday castigated the Congress government as well as Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal for following an anti-employee policy by denying government employees their legitimate rights and forcing them to disrupt government functioning. Referring to the protest in front of the office of the Finance Minister […]

No move by Punjab govt to sell farmers land for recovering dues: Randhawa

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Punjab Cooperation Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa has clarified that there is no move or intention on the part of the Punjab State Agriculture Cooperative Bank (PADB) to sell the land of the farmers to recover its dues. In a statement here on Thursday, the Minister said that even during the government […]

Govt begins recovering taxes paid by it on MLAs+ char(39) + salaries, pensions

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh The Haryana government has begun recovering a sum of Rs 2.87 crore from the salaries and pensions of 140 sitting and former MLAs after relalising that it had been erroneously paying a part of their income tax as well for the last seven years. The exercise was initiated after the government […]

Delhi fast becoming safe haven for drug smugglers: Captain

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Delhi is fast turning into a “safe haven for drug peddlers and smugglers” and criminals, who have “disappeared” from Punjab were hiding in neighbouring states, including the national capital, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has claimed. The Punjab chief minister made the claim in a series of letters, written to Union Home […]