DW Breaking: Prof Raj Bahadur gets 3-years extension as VC of Baba Farid University

DW Bureau | Chandigarh Prof Raj Bahadur was on Friday given three years extension as the vice chancellor of the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences by the Punjab Government after the State’s Governor, V P Singh Badnore approved his file, sources said. The decision to be extend his term for another three years has […]

Amarinder needs to play as Captain of his dream team

Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh That the bureaucracy likes to work for Capt Amarinder Singh has been amply clear from the way it responded to his leadership and command during his previous stint as Chief Minister. In the last one and half years of his tenure, especially 2005-6, most officers in the Secretariat worked hard as […]

The Captain’s tryst with blame game, ‘vendetta’ politics

Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh The politics of blame game has just begun in Punjab. The Aam Aadmi Party is training its guns on the Congress and the Akali Dal for allegedly hatching a conspiracy against the Leader of Opposition, Sukhpal Singh Khaira; SAD President Sukhbir Badal sees a larger design on the part of the […]

Situation improving, but will Modi’s policy bring Kashmir back from the brink?

  The investigation agencies and security forces seem to have throttled the terror funding after a massive crackdown against separatists and terrorist elements using stone-pelting as a weapon of choice to spawning unrest in Kashmir valley. Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s opponents may not like to admit it. But there are enough […]

‘Bribe’ paid for illegal recruitment of constables; VB launches probe

Action against AIG, other police officials initiated; role of a senior Home Dept officer too under scanner Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh The Punjab police have initiated action against several officers, including AIG Malvinder Singh Sidhu, in connection with a recruitment scam and handed over the case to the State Vigilance Bureau (VB) for investigations. Soon […]