HC grants permission to SAD rally in Faridkot

Chandigarh: A day after the Punjab Government banned the Shiromani Akali Dal’s Pol Khol rally that was scheduled to be organised on Sunday at Faridkot, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Saturday allowed permission to the party to hold the rally. The High Court held a special hearing on a plea filed by the […]

Punjab Assembly: Oppn lays trap; fights for relevance, political space

The Chief Minister has so far tried to exercise sobriety and restraint and focus on his agenda of ÔÇ£good governanceÔÇØ, but the Opposition ÔÇö AAP and SAD-BJP combine ÔÇö will make every attempt to draw him into a confrontation. By Manish Tiwari: It was probably for the first time in the history of Punjab Assembly […]

Sukhbir, I will go for that ÔÇÿheritage walkÔÇÖ again.. By Manish Tiwari

Manish Tiwari / Chandigarh ePaper Version Come elections and even the best admirers of the ruling party leaders become their worst critics, if they see power slipping away. Not just the bureaucrats — some of whom are known to park their vehicles midway of Patiala (Capt Amarinder SinghÔÇÖs hometown) and Parkash Singh BadalÔÇÖs village in […]

The masters and their strategists

Intro:┬á The bureaucrats, they say, look up to the chair. They consider themselves the government-in-continuity whereas the political masters can come and go. But even among them, some are ÔÇ£very close to the chairÔÇØ. They are the ones who run the government, issue directions on behalf of the Chief Minister and the Deputy Chief Minister, […]

Connecting world: first flight takes Sukhbir, team to Sharjah

ePaper Version: DW Bureau / Chandigarh:┬áA year after Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Chandigarh international airport, the first international flight took off to Sharjah from here on Thursday. However, the mega event saw a twist with Haryana raising strong objections on the Punjab Government claiming the airport to be as ÔÇ£MohaliÔÇØ international airport. The […]