Amarinder Singh

Amarinder takes exception to party MP’s take Bhagwant Mann in Congress fold comment

The chief minister's remarks came after a section of the media quoted Bittu as suggesting that Mann should be brought into the Congress.<p>By: | …

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Captain Amarinder Singh govt to compensate Punjabi settlers hit by violence in Shillong

The government of Punjab will provide compensation to Punjabi settlers, whose shops were gutted in recent violence in Shillong, Punjab Chief Minister …

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Amarinder Singh hits out at Union agri minister over farmers’ protest remarks

When asked about the protest at a press conference on Saturday in Patna, Radha Mohan Singh said that farmers opted for "unusual deeds" to draw media …

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Bargari sacrilege case: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh rejects allegations of failure, says probe still on

The chief minister reiterated his promise not to spare anyone found involved in any conspiracy to disturb the hard-earned peace and harmony of Punjab.

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Amid opposition uproar, Amarinder cracks down on polluting industries

Chandigarh, May 30 (IANS) With the opposition accusing his government of inaction over industries brazenly polluting the state, particularly river …

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Punjab CM terms 1 paisa cut in fuel prices as cruel joke on people

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday has described the one paisa cut in fuel prices as a cruel joke on people.<p>Amarinder Singh said that …

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Punjab: Jail inmate booked for viral video threatening Chief Minister Amarinder Singh

The police have also booked the inmate whose mobile phone he used to upload the video.<p>An inmate in the Faridkot Central Jail of Punjab was booked for …

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‘Your countdown has begun’: Inmate threatens Punjab CM Amarinder Singh in Facebook live video

In the video, Govind, who hails from village Mari Bhaini, Faridkot, also charged Amarinder Singh for making a false pledge in a Bathinda rally to end …

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Fardikot prisoner live streams death threat to Amarinder Singh

A video message in which a prisoner at the Faridkot Jail has threatened to kill Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has gone viral on social …

Crime

Amarinder Singh accuses Opposition leader Sukhpal Khaira of cheap street politics over river pollution

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday warned Opposition leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira of action as he collected affluent samples from …

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On last day of campaigning, Captain Amarinder Singh, Sukhbir Badal hold road shows

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh started his road show from Lohian in a customised bus and passed through the main towns and villages in five …

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NGT asks polluting units, states to submit sample report over massive contamination in Beas river

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPCB) to take …

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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh condemns Toronto blast as cowardly, unpardonable

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has condemned the cowardly act of terrorism that left around 15 people injured in an explosion at an …

Extremism

Amarinder Singh warns Damdami Taksal over threats to Sikh guru

The video, which went viral on May 20, allegedly showed Damdami Taksal's spokesperson Charanjit Singh Jassowal issuing a death threat to Dhadiranwale.<p>…

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Spillage of molasses in Beas — PPCB puts sugar mill on notice, Captain Amarinder Singh cracks the whip too

The CM sought a detailed report from the Department of Environment on the inquiry initiated into the incident, which had damaged aquatic life and …

Pollution

Beas disaster : No FIR against sugar mill owner , Opposition says accused close to CM Amarinder Singh

Almost a week after Punjab's biggest ecological disaster killed lakhs of fish in Beas river, the police are yet to register an FIR against owner of …

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Amarinder flays Karnataka's 'RSS Governor', says subverted Constitution

Chandigarh, May 17 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday flayed Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala for swearing in BJP's B.S. …

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Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh welcomes Supreme Court verdict in road rage case against Navjot Singh Sidhu

The Supreme Court today convicted Sidhu for voluntarily causing hurt to a 65-year-old man but spared him a jail term in the 1988 road rage case and …

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No objection to deployment of paramilitary forces for Shahkot bypoll: Amarinder Singh

The chief minister's reaction comes a day after the Akalis approached the Election Commission with a request to deploy paramilitary forces for a fair …

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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh urges Centre to find ways to stop the flow of river water into Pakistan

He asked the Centre to form a panel of experts on the matter.<p>Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh urged the Centre on Monday to form a panel of …

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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh asks Centre to stop flow of river water to Pakistan

Singh said he had not received any letter purportedly written by Haryana CM, but made it clear that his government would take every possible step to …

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BJP, Shiromani Akali Dal will come together for 2019 Lok Sabha elections, says Vijay Sampla

Minister of State Vijay Sampla was extremely critical of Congress government in Punjab and ridiculed Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh for …

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Captain Amarinder Singh ignoring plight of farmers who lost crop in fire, says Bir Devinder Singh

Bir Devinder alleged that the fire broke out because of repeated sparks by cross-touching of 66 KV transmission conductor live wires with the 11 KV …

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Chapters on Sikh Gurus not deleted but incorporated in Class XI history books : CM Amarinder Singh

In a statement issued on Saturday, the CM said the Akalis had shown gross irresponsibility by making a baseless public statement without bothering to …

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9 New Ministers Inducted into Amarinder Singh’s Government

Nine new cabinet ministers were inducted into the Amarinder Singh government in Punjab on Saturday, while two women ministers were elevated to …

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AAP leaders write to Arun Jaitley, Amarinder Singh demanding special status for Punjab

<b>Chandigarh:</b> AAP leader and MLA Kanwar Sandhu said on Thursday he has written to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley seeking special status for Punjab and …

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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh tells Rajnath Singh of bid to revive extremism

By Express News Service<p>NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday met the chief ministers of Punjab and Nagaland to discuss law and …

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Punjab CM urges Centre for strategy to tackle terror

New Delhi/Chandigarh, April 19 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and sought a …

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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh asks finance department to release Rs 8 crore for war memorial

"The awareness of one's rich legacy was the only way to face future challenges. This monument would go a long way in motivating the youth to imbue …

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Navjot Singh Sidhu Won't Quit Over Road Rage Case, Says Amarinder Singh

Amarinder Singh said there was no question of asking Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Tourism, Culture and Local Government minister, to quit.<p><b>Chandigarh:</b> With …

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