Punjab

Gangster shot dead by rival in Jalandhar

Gangster shot dead by rival in Jalandhar

A gangster was shot dead by a rival in broad daylight in Jalandhar, sources said on Sunday, amid heightened security in the city for Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s visit.Witnesses said the victim, Pancham, was sitting in his car when two men from a rival gang — Gursharan ‘Bhalu’ and one other person — stopped by […]

By 22nd January 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Bhagwant Mann questions Navjot  Sidhu

Bhagwant Mann questions Navjot Sidhu

The people of Punjab will create history by voting out a “corrupt” government (Akalis) and forming the dispensation of common people on February 4, AAP leader Bhagwant Mann said on Friday. Hitting out at the ruling Akali for “destroying” Punjab, known as golden state, he said AAP will form the next government in the state […]

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Bhagwant Mann challenges Captain Amarinder

Bhagwant Mann challenges Captain Amarinder

AAP leader Bhagwant Mann today dared Capt Amarinder Singh to fight the state Assembly elections from only one seat and that too from Jalalabad against him and Sukhbir Singh Badal. On the other hand, The Patiala Police have not found the involvement of AAP MP Bhagwant Mann in a minor road accident that took place […]

By 16th January 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Sidhu a traitor, has betrayed BJP: Harsimrat  Badal

Sidhu a traitor, has betrayed BJP: Harsimrat Badal

Terming former BJP leader Navjot Sidhu a “traitor”, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader and union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal alleged that he has betrayed his “mother party”, the BJP, which brought him into the politics. She was addressing an election rally in favour of her brother and Revenue minister Bikram Singh Majtiha in Matewal which […]

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Harsimrat Badal comments on Captain and Bhagwant Mann

Harsimrat Badal comments on Captain and Bhagwant Mann

Union Minister of Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Sunday taunted Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh over his decision to contest the upcoming Punjab polls from Lambi, and referred the latter as a ‘coward’. Harsimrat told ANI, “Someone, who calls himself a ‘fauji’, will not run away from the battle like a coward at […]

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Liquor baron Shiv Lal Doda files nomination papers

Liquor baron Shiv Lal Doda files nomination papers

Twenty one candidates including Aam Aadmi Party spokesman Sukhpal Singh Khera today filed their nomination papers for the February four Assembly polls in Punjab.The total number of candidates who have filed their nomination papers has risen to 51 on the third day of filing of papers today for the polls, an election office spokesman said […]

By 13th January 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Watch Sukhbir Badal reading Punjabi!

Watch Sukhbir Badal reading Punjabi!

Punjab’s deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal filed his nomination from Jalalabad constituency on Thursday. Sukhbir is the incumbent MLA from the assembly segment. The veteran Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader faces a stiff challenge from Bhagwant Mann, the Sangrur MP representing Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). Congress is yet to announce its candidate for the […]

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Bikram Majithia slams Rahul Gandhi

Bikram Majithia slams Rahul Gandhi

Akali Minister Bikram Singh Majithia filed his nomination papers from the Majitha Assembly seat . The value of total assets declared by him in his papers is Rs 11.89 crore, which is slightly higher than previous Assembly elections, when these were pegged at Rs 11.21 crore. His annual income was about Rs 35.57 lakh in […]

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Harsimrat Badal again warns Bhagwant Mann

Harsimrat Badal again warns Bhagwant Mann

Condemning the shoe attack on Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, Union Minister Harsimrat Badal said that trouble-makers who want to “destroy the peaceful fabric” of the state will never succeed in their endeavour. Mr Badal was addressing a rally at Lambi village yesterday when a 40-year-old Gurbachan Singh threw a shoe towards the Chief […]

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Police statement on Shoe Incident

Police statement on Shoe Incident

A shoe was hurled at Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal, hitting him on the spectacles on Wednesday. The incident took place in Rattakhera village, around 250 km from here, in the 89-year-old chief minister’s constituency Lambi while he was addressing a gathering.The man, Gurbachan Singh, was nabbed by Badal’s security personnel and handed over […]

By 11th January 2017 0 Comments Read More →