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The Punjab State Education Board (PSEB) declared the results for Class 10 exams on its official website www.pseb.ac.in. The board exams were conducted by the state education board from 12 to 31 March, 2018. Representational image. PTI. The Punjab School Education Board Result 2018 or PSEB ...
Quoting standing instructions issued by the erstwhile Punjab State Electricity Board (now PSPCL), the audit report says: “JEs are required to close the accounts of material drawn by them and submit the same to the sub-divisional officer (SDO) concerned within one month of completion of work. The SDO will ...

In a press statement Arora said that the state govt. is not making sincere efforts in the process of drug de-addiction and rehabilitation of the addicts. He said that the Punjab state board for de-addiction and rehabilitation was constituted by the govt. in June 2014 but nothing much has been done by the board ...
The turnover of the lottery business in the state in 2016-17 was more than Rs 55 crore, according to the Directorate of Punjab State Lotteries. “The Baisakhi Bumper is the most awaited prize of the year and many people buy several tickets at one go to try their luck. Every year, this lottery throws up many ...
... “It is the first government in the state which has imposed additional burden in the form of two per cent hike in the municipal tax, 9.3 per cent power tariff hike on the recommendations of the Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission, five per cent increase in power tariff in the budget session and now ...
A month after the Punjab Government proposed a development tax of Rs 200 per month on income tax payees in the state, the Punjab State Development Tax Act, 2018, has been notified by the state government. After the Act received the assent of the Governor on April 16, the state government on Friday ...

According to the spokesperson, Singh has expressed happiness and his satisfaction with the Punjab state lottery department for displaying honesty and transparency. Punjab State Lotteries is the official lottery of the Punjab government. It consists of three schemes; weekly lottery schemes, monthly lottery ...
Punjab State Women Commission asks colleges to install CCTV cameras, complaint boxes. Chandigarh, Apr 26 (UNI) The Punjab State Women's Commission on Thursday issued notices to all colleges across the state for installation of CCTV cameras besides putting complaint boxes for their facilitation in ...
On Thursday, the State of Punjab surprised everyone by seeking the conviction of its Minister of Local Government, Tourism, Cultural Affairs, and Museums, Navjot Singh Sidhu, in the ongoing hearing of his appeal in the Supreme Court against the 2006 judgment of the Punjab and Haryana high court, ...
LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Mian Saqib Nisar reprimanded the adviser to Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shehbaz Sharif on health, Khawaja Salman Rafique, over the dilapidated state of hospitals in Punjab. While hearing the Suo Motu notice taken over the condition of the city's medical ...
The Punjab State Karmchari Dal held a meeting under the Public Works Department office at the Chugitti Bypass in Jalandhar on Saturday. Dal state president Hari Singh Tohr, said the state government had not spared a single thought for the employees of the state in the Budget. He said employees had ...
... August 10 under Sections 363 (punishment for kidnapping) and 366-A (procuration of minor) against an unknown person in Zirakpur police station. No person was named in the FIR. "We will file another complaint with the Mohali SSP and we will also approach the Punjab State Commission for Women.
MOHALI: The Punjab government is exploring options to extend benefit of cheap power to the IT industry on the pattern of manufacturing industry. Providing cheap power to industrial units was a poll promise of the Congress in the Punjab assembly election. Nearly nine months after coming to power, the ...
PATIALA: Following the delay in filing of the revised estimates of annual revenue requirement for FY 2018-19 by the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL), the Punjab State Power Regulatory Commission (PSERC) has allowed the corporation to continue charging the existing tariff for the control ...
Bharatiya Janata Party has appointed a new face to represent the state of Punjab. BJP has picked up the name of Rajya Sabha MP Shwet Malik to be the State President of Punjab for the party reports ANI. Earlier in the month, BJP nominated him as the party nominee for Rajya Sabha from Punjab. This was ...
In its petition moved under Section 42 (4) of the Indian Electricity Act-2003 and Regulation 27 of Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (Terms and Conditions for Intra-State Open Access) Regulation of 2011, the PSPCL had sought that additional surcharge be made applicable on to the open ...
Bharatiya Janata Party has appointed a new face to represent the state of Punjab. BJP has picked up the name of Rajya Sabha MP Shwet Malik to be the State President of Punjab for the party reports ANI. Earlier in the month, BJP nominated him as the party nominee for Rajya Sabha from Punjab. This was ...

Families of 39 Indians who were killed by the Islamic State group in Iraq say they only found out about their deaths when they were announced on television. Foreign minister Sushma Swaraj told parliament on Tuesday that DNA tests proved the 39 men, who were kidnapped by IS in Mosul in 2014, had died. Opposition ...
The victims were mostly from poor families in India's northern state of Punjab and had been working for a construction company in Mosul when they were rounded up. “We got to know that these ... Punjab state's chief minister Amarinder Singh described it as “heart-wrenching news”. “My heart goes out to the ...
On Tuesday, another shocking report of exam cancellation came in from the state of Punjab. Following the alleged leak of the class 12 maths question paper, the Punjab State Education Board (PSEB) cancelled the examination. The exam was expected to happen today. By: FE Online | Published: March 20 ...
CHANDIGARH: Manisha Gulati has been appointed as the Chairperson of Punjab State Women's Commission. Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and Minister for Social Security and Development of Women and Children, Razia Sultana, handed over the appointment letter to her on Monday.
CHANDIGARH: The police on Monday arrested a farmer for extorting Rs 10,000 from a government college principal to withdraw his case under the RTI Act against him in the court of Punjab State Information Commissioner in Sector 16. Chief Information Commissioner S S Channy, in his complaint, said ...
Upset over the non-acceptance of their pending demands, the Council of Junior Engineers (CJE), have launched an agitation, under which the Junior Engineers (JEs) of the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) and the Punjab State Transmission Corporation Limited (PSTCL) will boycott field ...
The prestigious award was conferred to the state of Punjab during a grand function organised at Rashtarpati Bhawan, New Delhi, on the occasion of International Women's Day. Punjab Social Security and Women and Child Development Minister Razia Sultana received the award on behalf of Chief ...
Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh with Rajendra Srivastava, Dean, Indian School of Business, at the TiECON Entrepreneurship Summit in Mohali on Thursday. Tribune photo: Vicky. Tribune News Service. Mohali, March 8. Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh today projected the state as an incubator for ...
With the cash-strapped state government delaying the payment of Rs 5,100 crore bill raised on account of free power subsidy given to famers, the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has taken Rs 1,800 crore loan to meet its expenses in the current financial year. Not only this, the power ...
Justice TPS Mann of the Punjab and Haryana High Court and executive chairman of the Punjab State Legal Services Authority, along with Justice Rajiv Narain Raina of the Punjab and Haryana High Court and administrative judge, Sessions Division, Mohali, inaugurated the upgraded legal literacy clubs at ...
These awards have been conferred on Trident Limited for its Safety First approach thereby preventing industrial accidents. Shares of TRIDENT LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.72.15 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 71.65. The total number of shares traded during the day was 59031 in over 323 ...
PATIALA: Following a decision taken by the Punjab Council of Ministers, the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has finally notified the policy ... give up their agriculture power subsidy voluntarily, be charged at the flat rate basis determined by Punjab State Electricity Commissioner (PSERC).
BATHINDA: Protesting employees of Guru Nanak Dev thermal plant (GNDTP) on Saturday laid siege to the car of the director (finance) of the Punjab State Transmission Corporation Limited (PSTCL) at the plant's gate. The employees had on February 19 given a call to greet directors of the Punjab State ...
Politics This Morning: Trudeau to meet chief minister of Punjab state in Amritsar; Scheer to speak in London, Ont.; McKenna concludes New York City visit. By Marco Vigliotti Feb. 20, 2018. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is spending most of Wednesday in the Indian city of Amritsar. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew ...
Chidambaram flies out of Chandigarh in Punjab's state chopper, courtesy AG Atul Nanda. This largesse comes in contrast to the poll manifesto of the Congress that promised no use of Punjab's state helicopter and aircraft for cabinet ministers. punjab Updated: Feb 15, 2018 10:02 IST. Sukhdeep Kaur Hindustan Times ...
PATIALA: Unable to clear the entire power subsidy bill, the state government on Wednesday sought more time from Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC). The government said there was a major disruption in the release of power subsidy to the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited ...
While making up less than 2 per cent of India's landmass, Punjab accounts for 88 per cent of the total habitations in the country that are adversely affected with the presence of heavy metals in groundwater. Till December 2017, as many as 2,139 habitations or villages in the state were reported to the ...
The Punjab government on Tuesday decided not to screen controversial film Nanak Shah Fakir in the state. Gurkirat Kirpal, the special principal secretary to chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh, confirmed the development on Tuesday afternoon. The decision came hours after the Supreme Court cleared ...
Aam Aadmi Party's Sangrur Bhagwant Mann resigned from his post as President of the Punjab unit on Friday. Mr. Mann quit the party following AAP supremo and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's apology to former Punjab minister and Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia for levelling allegations of ...
As the case came up for preliminary hearing, senior advocate Chidambaram, Nanda, Additional AG Rameeza Hakeem and Assistant AG Diya Sodhi appeared for the State of Punjab. caveator-petitioner Ramandeep Singh was represented by senior advocate Gurminder Singh and RPS Bara.
INDUSTRY in the state Has sharply objected to a proposed power tariff demand by the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL), and has sent their objections to Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC). The consumers are bound to pay 72.24 paisa per unit for the interest paid by ...
As per the Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission tariff order, during 2017-18, Punjab will purchase 6,095 million units (MUs) from the Talwandi Sabo thermal plant at a cost of Rs 3,293 crore, 1,223 MUs from the Goindwal Sahib thermal plant at a cost of Rs 1,064 crore and 4,724 MUs from Sasan ...
The Punjab State Information Commission awarded a compensation of Rs 3,000 to a Mohali resident to be paid by public information officer of Local Government, Punjab, for not providing requisite information under the RTI, sought by the complainant. The complainant, Pawan Sharma, a resident of Phase ...
Just over six months after Punjab was asked to clarify whether a regulatory body to examine fee structure of educational institutions was in place, the government has made clear its intent to have a regulatory commission and to legislate on the issue. The government told the Punjab and Haryana High Court ...
Claiming appointment of any person as staff officer to assist him was the Chief Minister's prerogative, the Punjab Government today moved the Punjab and Haryana High Court for setting aside the Single-Bench judgment quashing the appointment of retired IAS officer Suresh Kumar as Chief Principal ...
The Punjab State Commission for Protection of Child Rights has asked DEO (Elementary) to ask the Municipal Corporation to appoint sweepers for government primary schools. The child rights panel issued orders (copy with Tribune) after a video of students lifting garbage in Government Primary School, ...
Similarly, Harshveer Singh, a student of B Tech-II at Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College (GNDEC), gave a good account of himself in the Open Punjab State Roller Skating Championship by clinching four medals including two gold medals (10-km track point race and 1,000-m rink race) and silver medals ...
Free supply of electricity may be a boon for farmers and other sections, and a vote-getter for politicians, but it has become a financial bane for the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) which is anyway short of money. The state's Congress regime that took power in March last year has, in its first ...
GVK Power & Infrastructure Ltd has signed a supplementary power purchase agreement with Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd, for its power project located at Tarn Taran in Punjab. This will pave way for power generation at the 2x270 MW thermal power plant situated in Goindwal Sahib district of ...
Bathinda, February 2Members of the Bathinda unit of the Punjab State Ministerial Staff (DC office), Punjab, continued their pen-down strike for the second consecutive day today and burnt an effigy of the state government. After assembling at the District Administrative Complex, the protesters raised slogans ...
The State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT) in a notice issued yesterday postponed the Punjab State Teacher Eligibility Test (PSTET) to February 25, citing technical constraints. This is the second time that the examination, which was first announced for December 11, has been ...
Chandigarh, Feb 2 (UNI) A joint delegation of Aam Aadmi Party and Lok Insaaf Party on Friday met the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Punjab State ... for its benefit, so it is the need of the hour to appoint a suitable and independent observer from outside the state of Punjab to ensure free and fair elections.
The Punjab and Haryana High Court has told the State of Punjab that it could consider the allocation of low-cost prefabricated houses to the homeless — women and aged included. Justice Ritu Bahri also asked the Union of India to consider relaxation in the allocated budget for the construction of such ...


 

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