23 Sep 2016
New Delhi: In its first set of decisions, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Friday fixed the turnover-based exemption limit from such levies at Rs 20 lakh.
13 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Congress MLAs spent the night in the Punjab Assembly seeking a debate on the no-confidence motion against the ruling SAD-BJP combine, which was defeated by voice vote, and have refused to vacate the House till the government gives an assurance that a discussion will be allowed on it.
14 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: The four-day Punjab Assembly session on Wednesday ended on a bitter note with the concluding day witnessing unruly scenes, including a shoe being hurled towards the ruling combine members.
29 Aug 2012
Petrol and diesel prices are set to get costlier in Punjab, following the state government's decision to hike value added tax (VAT) by 0.5 percent, dealers said on Wednesday.
13 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Punjab Congress MLAs on Tuesday refused to vacate the Assembly even after spending the night in the House and stuck to their demand of a debate on the no-confidence motion moved by the party against the state government.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: At least six students died and 17 sustained serious injuries on Tuesday afternoon when the school bus carrying over 50 children fell into a canal near Muhawa village in Punjab's Attari.
06 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Assembly elections in Punjab are likely to be held in the last week of January or first week of February next year, state chief electoral officer VK Singh said here on Tuesday.
12 Sep 2016
Baghapurana (Punjab): Aam Aadmi Party eyeing to wrest power in Punjab in the 2017 Assembly polls, on Sunday unveiled its 31-point 'Kisan Manifesto' with an action plan to prevent farmer and farm labourers suicides and make them debt free and prosperous by December 2018.
11 Sep 2016
New Delhi: In political doghouse in Punjab for nearly a decade, Congress today said it suspected the new outfit floated by cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Sidhu was a "BJP-sponsored programme" to divide anti-incumbency votes.
10 Sep 2016
Ludhiana: Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party's national convener Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday met several groups of workers and industrialists even as he claimed he would bring back all industrial units that had left Punjab if his party came to power.