Punjab

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday launched a post-matric scholarship scheme for students belonging to the Scheduled Castes category.

In a relief to bus operators in Punjab, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday ordered 100 per cent waiver on Motor Vehicle Tax till December 31 for all stage carriage, mini and school buses, while deferring payment of arrears of taxes, without interest and penalty, to March 31, next year.

After an efficient bowling performance to restrict KKR for 149/9, their batting started slowly before Mandeep Singh’s unbeaten 66 and Chris Gayle 29-ball 51 settled matters.

In their last meeting, KKR and KXIP played out a last-ball thriller where KKR edged out KXIP by two runs, defending 164.

Punjab govt introduces 3 new bills in the state assembly

The Supreme Court Tuesday sought response from the Centre and others on a plea seeking directions to ban stubble burning in Punjab and Haryana which causes massive air pollution in the national capital in winters.

Three more Punjab MLAs have tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the Vidhan Sabha session on August 28.

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday pitched the state as an ideal investment destination and invited industry stalwarts to gauge for themselves the conducive industrial climate.