punjab

Sidhu loses high-profile Amritsar East seat

March 10, 2022
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One of the biggest upsets this election is state Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu’s loss in Amritsar East, where he was locked in a high-profile contest with Shiromani Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia. | Read more|

AAP Gets Notice Over Covid Rules Violation In Bhagwant Mann's Campaign

January 24, 2022
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The Election Commission of India today sent a notice to Aam Aadmi Party Chief Ministerial candidate Bhagwant Mann for violating protocols regarding Covid-19 that were issued by it earlier this month. Mr Mann, who is also the party's Punjab chief and a Member of Parliament from Sangrur, on Sunday launched his campaign t | Read more|

PM Stuck On Flyover For 15-20 Minutes In Punjab

January 5, 2022
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi cancelled a programme in Punjab after he was stuck on a flyover for around 20 minutes because of protesters, in what the government said was a major security breach this morning. | Read more|

After Navjot Sidhu's "Wet Pants" Jibe, Punjab Chief Minister Says...

January 1, 2022
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The question of who frightens whom into soiling their pants - police or criminals - is now the subject of a surreal back-and-forth between Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Channi and state Congress chief Navjot Sidhu, whose spat rumbles on even with an Assembly election due in two months. | Read more|

Farmers start fateh march to Haryana, Punjab amid dhol beats, langars and DJs

December 12, 2021
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Singing, dancing and cheering atop their tractor-trolleys, farmers on Saturday began their journey home from Delhi borders after dismantling their tents and other structures at the end of a year-long sit-in protest against the agri laws. They were given a rousing welcome with sweets, garlands, bhangra and langars in th | Read more|