Manmohan Singh releases Cong Punjab manifesto

Monday, January 09, 2017


New Delhi: Out of power in Punjab for ten years, Congress on Monday promised a host of freebies like farm loan waiver and free power, smartphones, textbooks and doles to unemployed youth in the election manifesto for the state released. Releasing the manifesto, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh charged the Akali-BJP government with “misusing” governance …

Congress responsible for terrorism in Punjab: Arun Jaitley

Sunday, January 08, 2017


Amritsar: Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday blamed the Congress for the rise of terrorism during the 80s in Punjab and said it was the alliance forged between the SAD and BJP which provided a healing touch to the people of the state. The Congress fought the 1984 elections on the plank of communalism, Jaitley …

Akali-BJP combine will again form govt in Punjab: Shahnawaz Hussain

Tuesday, December 27, 2016


Mukerian (Punjab): BJP national spokesperson Shahnawaz Hussain on Tuesday claimed that development was “visible in each and every corner” of Punjab and added that no one could stop the Akali-BJP coalition from retaining power in the state. Addressing a congregation during the Punjab BJP Alpsankhyak Morcha Sammelan, he appealed for a thumping victory of the …

Sarabjit Singh’s sister Dalbir Kaur joins BJP in Punjab

Sunday, December 25, 2016


Fazilka (Punjab): In a major political development, Dalbir Kaur, the sister of Sarabjit Singh, who died in a Pakistan jail in 2013, on Sunday joined the BJP. “She joined the party in the presence of BJP MLA and Punjab Minister Surjit Jyani at a conference organised by the party’s Kisan Morcha,” Punjab BJP Kisan Morcha …

BJP wins Chandigarh civic polls, Amit Shah says vote for Demonitisation

Tuesday, December 20, 2016


Chandigarh: The BJP-SAD alliance on Tuesday attained a clear majority in the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation polls winning 2 out of the 26 wards. BJP chief Amit Shah said: “Every election win after November 8 shows that people approve of demonetisation decision. BJP won in 20 wards, rival Congress 4 and Independent one, an election office …

IT raids at Ludhiana jewellers shop, residence

Thursday, December 15, 2016


Ludhiana: Officials of the Income Tax department on Thursday raided the shop and residence of a leading jeweller of the Ludhiana city. Raids were simultaneously conducted at the jewellery shop at College Road and residence of the jeweller at Gurdev Nagar, officials said. The raids were conducted under the supervision of Rohit Mehra, Joint Commissioner of …

WATCH: Guard of this bank in Punjab fired gunshots in air to disperse crowd

Thursday, December 08, 2016


Even after a month Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced demonetisation of ₹500 and ₹1,000 notes, finding a bank or an ATM without a queue is a major challenge in any part of the nation. Where there is a crowd, ruckus is quite obvious. In the last couple of days, there have been several incidents of stone pelting …

Marriage performance turns Deadly for dancer, watch the video

Tuesday, December 06, 2016


What rage or what passion comes alive in a joyous vent like a wedding. Such that, a woman had to give her life when someone open fired in the marriage function in Bathinda. ALSO READ: 10 Things Millennials Would Never Spend Their Money on Such events have take in place in the past as well. The …

Navjot Singh Sidhu’s wife Navjot Kaur Sidhu joins Congress party

Monday, November 28, 2016


Former Cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu’s wife Navjot Kaur Sidhu has joined the Congress party on Monday ahead of polls in the state of Punjab. Both Novjot Singh Sidhu and his wife left the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) a few months back after the former cricketer resigned as the member of Rajya Sabha. ALSO …

SYL issue ups political heat in Punjab, Cong MLAs resigned

Friday, November 11, 2016


Chandigarh: Upping the ante on SYL canal issue, all 42 Congress MLAs in poll-bound Punjab on Friday resigned their membership even as the Parkash Singh Badal government constituted a 3-member panel to explore legal remedies after the Supreme Court o ruled in favour of neighbouring Haryana in the water sharing dispute. The MLAs marched to …

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