Nov 25, 2021 06:54 PM IST
The alleged non-action in the drug issue and the sacrilege incident was earlier raised by Sidhu against Captain Amarinder Singh, who had to step down as the chief minister in September.
- Nov 25, 2021 07:52 AM IST
Charanjit Singh Channi wrote to Prime Minister Modi, saying his government is ready to contribute 25 per cent of the ex gratia amlount.
- Nov 18, 2021 03:05 PM IST
Evacuee Trust Property Board spokesperson Amir Hashmi said that another delegation of BJP leaders also visited the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib.
- Nov 07, 2021 03:06 PM IST
With the successive announcements made by the Centre and the Punjab government, the petrol and diesel prices in the state will be down by around Rs 15 per litre.
- Nov 01, 2021 02:50 PM IST
Deol's replacement was sought by Sidhu as the top lawyer had represented former director general of police Sumedh Singh Saini in 2015 in the case pertaining to police firing following incidents of sacrilege.
- Oct 26, 2021 02:07 PM IST
The Delhi government had last week announced that it would pay Rs 50,000 per hectare as compensation to farmers in the capital who suffered crop losses due to inclement weather.
- Oct 24, 2021 10:30 PM IST
Channi disbursed cheques worth Rs 14 crore to panchayats of these villages while sanctioning another Rs 54 crore, according to a government release.
- Oct 22, 2021 09:33 PM IST
Last month, the Channi-led government had announced to waive power bills of those having electricity connection of up to two kilowatt.
- Oct 19, 2021 08:22 AM IST
The chief minister made the remark on a day the state Congress chief is learnt to have a second meeting with AICC observer Harish Chaudhary.
- Oct 15, 2021 04:52 PM IST
The central government had on Wednesday increased the powers of the BSF by increasing its jurisdiction in poll-bound Punjab by up to 50 km from the international border.
- Oct 06, 2021 08:23 AM IST
Charanjit Singh Channi, who met Shah at his residence in the evening, also impressed upon the home minister to repeal the three farm laws against which the farmers were agitating and raised the issue of Lakhimpur Kheri violence in which eight people lost their lives.
- Oct 05, 2021 04:36 PM IST
Eight people died and several others were injured on Sunday in the bloodiest clash since the farmers’ protest over the Centre’s agri laws began last year.
- Oct 01, 2021 06:18 PM IST
Charanjit Channi's visit came a day after former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh met Union Home Minister Amit Shah to discuss the long-drawn farmer protests over the Centre’s agricultural reforms.
- Oct 01, 2021 12:31 PM IST
This will be Charanjit Singh Channi's first meeting with Modi after the senior Congress leader took oath as Punjab chief minister recently.
- Sep 30, 2021 10:52 PM IST
Sidhu had stepped down as the Punjab Congress chief on September 28, noting that he cannot compromise on his principles.
- Sep 29, 2021 05:28 PM IST
Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi also said the party is supreme and the government follows the party's ideology.
- Sep 29, 2021 04:26 PM IST
The Punjab Cabinet also decided that disconnected electricity connections of consumers who could not pay their bills will also be restored.
- Sep 28, 2021 01:47 PM IST
Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi, who took oath as the chief minister on September 20, gave the Local Government, Parliamentary Affairs Department to senior cabinet colleague Brahm Mohindra.
- Sep 26, 2021 05:22 PM IST
The 15-member Cabinet includes six new MLAs, apart from eight current ministers and one former minister who was dropped in 2018.
- Sep 24, 2021 10:14 PM IST
Keeping in view the coming Kharif season, the Chief Minister had detailed deliberations which lasted for one-and-a-half hours with the Union Secretary, Food and Public Distribution, Sudhanshu Pandey, who called on the former at his office.
- Sep 24, 2021 02:08 PM IST
"What (former party president) Rahul Gandhi has done by choosing Charanjeet Channi as chief minister is that he has broken the barely perceptible "glass ceiling"," Jakhar said in a statement shared on his Twitter handle.
- Sep 21, 2021 02:43 PM IST
The team will meet AICC general secretary Harish Rawat, who is the Punjab affairs in-charge, in Delhi, they said.
- Sep 20, 2021 05:29 PM IST
Taking cognizance of the allegations levelled against Charanjit Channi, the National Commission for Women (NCW) on September 20 urged Congress party chief Sonia Gandhi to remove him from the CM post stating he is a threat to women safety.
- Sep 20, 2021 02:29 PM IST
Hitting out at the Congress, BJP general secretary Dushyant Kumar Gautam, who is the party's in-charge for the state, noted the reported statement of Harish Rawat that the Congress will fight the assembly elections under its state chief Navjot Singh Sidhu's leadership. Rawat is the Congress' pointsman for handling its Punjab affairs.
- Sep 20, 2021 02:04 PM IST
Thanking the party leadership, Channi told reporters here that the party has given a common person a great honour. He also described Rahul Gandhi as a "revolutionary leader".