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LINK Editor Meets Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh

LINK Editor Meets Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh

South Asian LINK editor R. Paul Dhillon met with Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh And Punjab’s Number #2 Man Brahm Mohindra during his trip to Punjab and India. Capt. Amarinder and Dhilon had a short five-minute chat where the first thing he said when Dhillon’s cousin Sahibjit Singh Sandhu and senior cabinet minister Brahm […]

May 8th, 2017 | Posted in Breaking News, International, Lead Story, Link News, News, Punjab Link, South Asian, South Asian, Top News, Views | Read More »

No State Reception For Harjit Sajjan In Native Punjab Upon His Arrival In Amritsar

No State Reception For Harjit Sajjan In Native Punjab Upon His Arrival In Amritsar

AMRITSAR – Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan began his two-day visit to his native state Punjab on Wednesday evening with no representative of the state government receiving him at the Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport at Rajasansi in Amritsar, where he landed around 6.30 pm. Only a sub-divisional magistrate led officials who […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Punjab Decides To Scrap Khalsa University Act

Punjab Decides To Scrap Khalsa University Act

CHANDIGARH – The Punjab government has decided to scrap the controversial Khalsa University Act, 2016, “to save the Khalsa College from losing its heritage status by falling prey to privatisation”. On the other hand, the Khalsa College Governing Council (KCGC) is contemplating to take legal recourse against the government move. A decision to this effect […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Severe Heat Wave Sweeps Punjab, Haryana; Chandigarh On Hottest Day

Severe Heat Wave Sweeps Punjab, Haryana; Chandigarh On Hottest Day

CHANDIGARH – Punjab and Haryana continued to remain under the grip of severe heat wave conditions with some places in both the states, including Chandigarh, Narnaul and Karnal, experiencing the season’s hottest day on Monday. Narnaul in Haryana, which registered a maximum temperature of 45.3°C, once again turned out to be the hottest place in […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Army Recruitment Rally In Punjab Sees 30% Surge In Online Registration

Army Recruitment Rally In Punjab Sees 30% Surge In Online Registration

LUDHIANA – Online registration for the army recruitment rally registered a 30%increase as compared to last year. A whopping 20,295 candidates took the online route to register for the rally that commenced on Tuesday. Candidates from Ludhiana, Moga, Rupnagar and SAS Nagar distrcits are taking part in the rally. Last year, 15,000 candidates had registered […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

AAP Punjab Convener Ghuggi Says State Party Leaders To Be In Command In Future Elections

AAP Punjab Convener Ghuggi Says State Party Leaders To Be In Command In Future Elections

ROPAR – State AAP convener Gurpreet Singh Waraich, aka Ghuggi, said here that the party’s Punjab leadership would be in command during all future elections in the state. Waraich, who was here to meet party volunteers, said the Delhi-based Political Affairs Committee would frame guidelines, which would be implemented by state leaders. However, he denied […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

No State Reception For Harjit Sajjan In Native Punjab Upon His Arrival In Amritsar

No State Reception For Harjit Sajjan In Native Punjab Upon His Arrival In Amritsar

AMRITSAR – Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan began his two-day visit to his native state Punjab on Wednesday evening with no representative of the state government receiving him at the Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport at Rajasansi in Amritsar, where he landed around 6.30 pm. Only a sub-divisional magistrate led officials who […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Punjab Decides To Scrap Khalsa University Act

Punjab Decides To Scrap Khalsa University Act

CHANDIGARH – The Punjab government has decided to scrap the controversial Khalsa University Act, 2016, “to save the Khalsa College from losing its heritage status by falling prey to privatisation”. On the other hand, the Khalsa College Governing Council (KCGC) is contemplating to take legal recourse against the government move. A decision to this effect […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Link News, Punjab Link | Read More »

Severe Heat Wave Sweeps Punjab, Haryana; Chandigarh On Hottest Day

Severe Heat Wave Sweeps Punjab, Haryana; Chandigarh On Hottest Day

CHANDIGARH – Punjab and Haryana continued to remain under the grip of severe heat wave conditions with some places in both the states, including Chandigarh, Narnaul and Karnal, experiencing the season’s hottest day on Monday. Narnaul in Haryana, which registered a maximum temperature of 45.3°C, once again turned out to be the hottest place in […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »

Punjab Govt To Waive Farm Debts With Or Without Centre’s Help: Amarinder

Punjab Govt To Waive Farm Debts With Or Without Centre’s Help: Amarinder

CHANDIGARH – Punjab government on Wednesday said it will find ways and means to clear debts of the state’s farmers and will soon approach the Centre in this regard. Chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh said in a meeting of the state’s administrative secretaries that he will soon take up the debt waiver issue with Prime […]

April 22nd, 2017 | Posted in Punjab Link | Read More »