Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Gurpreet Singh Nibber
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2020 12:03 PM IST
Agriculture ministry sent a second invite to farmers of Punjab for talks on October 14; two major farmer bodies, namely Bharti Kisan Union (Ekta-Ugrahan) and BKU (Dakounda), have accepted the invite, while Majha-based Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh has decided to skip the meeting
Hindustan Times, Amritsar/Patiala | By Surjit Singh and Vishal Rambani
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2020 12:02 AM IST
Compared to 159 farm fires reported in the state till September 28 last year, as many as 520 incidents, most of them from Majha, have been witnessed during the corresponding period this time.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Navrajdeep Singh, Patiala
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 05:30 PM IST
Agriculture director Sutantar Kumar Airi has said at present only around 1% of advance varieties of paddy, mainly basmati, are ready for harvesting and procurement in parts of Majha
Hindustan Times, Bathinda | By Vishal Joshi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 26, 2020 06:30 AM IST
Buoyed by response in state’s Majha and Malwa belts, rail blockade rolled out in Doaba with farmers protesting on tracks near Jalandhar, Tanda and Mukerian junctions
Hindustan Times, Mohali | By Hillary Victor, Mohali
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2020 11:28 PM IST
The recoveries were made after four persons arrested after Sunday’s raids revealed that they had hidden raw spirit in small 25-litre and 50-litre drums within the ‘inner circle’ of the factories.
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Surjit Singh, Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON MAR 11, 2020 09:54 PM IST
The infighting assumes added significance in the light of former MLA Amarpal Singh Bony’s recent rejoining of the party.
Hindustan Times, Sangrur | By Avtar Singh, Sangrur
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2020 09:53 PM IST
By Vishal Sally
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2020 03:20 PM IST
Accused, who shot half a dozen bullets at Jasbir Singh after an argument, was undergoing imprisonment in a murder case and was out on bail. This is the third political murder in two months in Majha
Hindustan Times, Chnadigarh | By Surjit Singh, Amritsar
UPDATED ON NOV 05, 2019 11:41 PM IST
Senior SAD leaders Bikram Singh Majithia and Daljit Singh Cheema on Tuesday held at least four meetings in the Majha region.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Surjit Singh, Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON OCT 29, 2019 11:13 PM IST
This comes on the day Centre shares a list of 575 pilgrims for the ‘inaugural jatha’ comprising the Union minister, ex-PM Manmohan Singh, pointing towards a fresh row between Amarinder govt and SAD
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Amritsar
PUBLISHED ON OCT 11, 2019 11:43 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2018 04:11 PM IST
Sukhbir said this while replying to a question on the banner of revolt raised by veteran SAD leaders from the Majha region.
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By Anil Sharma
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2018 10:26 AM IST
Bhai Manjit Singh, another senior SAD leader who raised a banner of revolt against the party recently, also accompanied them.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Gurpreet Singh Nibber, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2018 09:51 AM IST
The party is holding the rally against what it calls the “misrule of the ruling Congress”.