Punjab seeks central assistance for biomass projects
This, stressed Captain Amarinder, would go a long way in complying with the directions of the Supreme Court of India for tackling the problem of stubble burning in Punjab.
Potato Prices unlikely to Drop to ₹8-10 a kg this Year: Experts
If prices remain firm in Uttar Pradesh, it would impact that in West Bengal a...
An insider blew the lid off Rs 6,500-crore PMC scam
The whistleblower, who was a senior bank official, was angry about RBI being systematical...
Umbrella unit to shore up urban co-operative banks
UCBs caught media attention in Sep this year when RBI put curbs on PMC bank
AAP MP Bhagwant Mann gets into heated argument with journalist during press conference
The Lok Sabha MP from Sangrur was reportedly irked over the journalist's question that the ShiromAkali Dal (SAD) seemed to be the main Opposition party in Punjab as it was protesting against the Congress government.
Eatery levies both GST & service charge, fined
Observing that levying service charge in addition to goods and services tax (GST) amounts to unfair trade practice, a consumer forum has ordered a Mumbai restaurant to pay a compensation of Rs 10,000 to a Ghatkopar woman after it refused to scrap the service charge it had levied along with GST.
Mother Dairy increase milk prices by Rs 2-3 a litre, Amul increases product prices of butter, ghee, cheese, curd by 3% to 5%.
This will be the second increase of liquid milk after prices were raised by a similar amount in May this year by the dairy cooperatives. The new prices will come into effect on Sunday, said Amul's managing director RS Sodhi. The dairy cooperative passes on almost 80 paise of every rupee paid by consumers to milk producers.
Modi made false promises to people to misled them 6 years ago: Manmohan Singh
Addressing a mega 'Bharat Bachao' (Save India) rally at the Ramlila grounds here, the Congress leader said Modi had promised to take the country's economy to USD 5 trillion by 2024, double farmers' income and provide two crore new jobs every year for youths.
Air pollution: Environmental organisations urge PM to declare national health emergency
As pollution levels in the entire north India rose alarmingly over the last two days, environmental organisations on Thursday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi and all state governments to declare a national health emergency.
Punjab launches EMS & Web-GIS to ease Business
Sunder Sham Arora, Industries and Commerce Minister highlighted that all PSIEC allotees will be given access to an online dashboard which will be used for managing all aspects of their industrial plot. Post-allotment services shall be made available online, including, applying Water/Sewage connection.
LS passes bill for stringent punishment to those possessing illegal arms, indulging in celebratory gunfire
Piloted by Home Minister Amit Shah, the Arms (Amendment) Bill, 2019 also ensures that those using firearms in a rash or negligent manner in celebratory gunfire, endangering human life or personal safety of others, shall be punishable with an imprisonment to two years or with fine which may extend to Rs one lakh or with both.
Potato cultivation dips in Northern India
Usually potato growers are rooted to its cultivation and are not swayed by volatility in price. “But in the few years wholesale potato prices have remained subdued despite higher retail prices.
Shivinder granted one week interim bail on “humanitarian grounds”
Permitted to attend funeral and last rites of wife of chief of Radha Soami Satsang Beas
Government mulls raising insurance cover on bank deposits to above Rs 1 lakh: Nirmala Sitharaman
FM said the government will bring legislations on raising bank deposit cover from the current Rs 1 lakh.
India should remain alert from Pakistan: Punjab CM on Kartarpur corridor opening
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday once again warned India to remain alert of Pakistan Army's hidden agenda behind the openi...
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