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Thursday, Jun 27, 2019
Navneet Sharma

Navneet Sharma


A senior assistant editor, Navneet Sharma leads the Punjab bureau for Hindustan Times. He writes on politics, public affairs, civil services and the energy sector.

articles by Navneet Sharma (395 results)
Jun 13, 2018 09:11
A senior education department official said the final decision would be taken in the meetings of the heads of teachers’ unions with the chief minister on June 19. read more
Jun 09, 2018 10:25
More interactive: 1,000 primary and 1,800 secondary schools to get laptops, multimedia projectors and high-speed internet via joint funding from state and Centre. read more
Jun 02, 2018 10:31
But the ignominy suffered in the bypoll for Shahkot — the party’s vote share slid from 31% to 1.5% as Congress wrested the seat from Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) — has shocked many in the party as it went from being a respectable third to losing its de... read more
Jun 01, 2018 09:34
AAP candidate Rattan Singh Kakkar Kalan not only forfeited his security deposit, but he got a minuscule 1,900 votes (less than 1.5% of the votes polled). read more
May 31, 2018 11:16
Suspended from party 3 years ago: Khalsa says the AAP he joined does not exist today; Gandhi says party will have to shun authoritarian tendencies for him to consider such a possibility. read more
May 24, 2018 15:13
12 lakh income tax payees liable to deposit the new tax, portal to be functional in a fortnight read more
May 23, 2018 11:31
Notification likely in June 34 separate schemes have been readied with notification for fiscal incentives and guidelines expected once cabinet gives nod in its May 30 meeting read more
May 17, 2018 09:22
To get Rs 533 crore, which is 40% less than previous years; second lowest among major states under Modi govt’s Samagra Shiksha Scheme read more
May 15, 2018 09:31
Trouble ahead: 37% shortfall, but revenue protected for five years; state needs to find additional sources read more
May 10, 2018 21:45
While the government has claimed to have generated 1.6 lakh jobs in its first year through job fairs and recruitment in state departments, it has been drawing flak from SAD and AAP, who have dismissed the claim and dubbed it a “breach of promise”. read more
May 05, 2018 10:27
Citing the example of the assembly byelection in the Dhuri constituency more than two years ago, Mann said AAP did not contest and the fight was between the Congress and the Akalis. read more
May 02, 2018 09:22
SAD and AAP accused the Congress government of “expunging” chapters on Sikh gurus from the new history textbooks; Amarinder, denying dilution of Sikh history, said the parties were playing politics over an issue involving religious sentiments. read more
Apr 16, 2018 09:34
In the HRD ministry survey, only 65% of 7K teachers said they understood NCERT teaching methodology. read more
Apr 10, 2018 19:14
Bhagwant Mann and Aman Arora, the two top party functionaries in the state, had quit their posts about four weeks ago to register their protest against Arvind Kejriwal’s apology to Bikram Singh Majithia. read more
Apr 06, 2018 23:38
The state government and truck operators were at loggerheads from the time the latter decided to cap the foodgrain transportation rates. read more