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Punjab Assembly elections

Humbly accept mandate of people of Punjab: Sidhu

According to latest trends, the AAP was leading in 90 of the 117 assembly seats

10 Mar 2022 1:01 PM

Elections 2022: 4-1 for BJP; AAP gets three-fourths majority in Punjab

BJP on Thursday retained power in the politically crucial state of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur

10 Mar 2022 8:54 AM

Centre bans apps, website, social media accounts of Punjab Politics TV

The channel is linked to banned organisation Sikhs For Justice (SFJ)

22 Feb 2022 1:21 PM

EC defers Punjab polls to February 20 at parties' request

The election will now be held on February 20 instead of February 14 as announced earlier

18 Jan 2022 6:55 AM

Five states to vote from February 10 amid COVID curbs, results on March 10

COVID booster dose must for election officials, rallies banned till January 15

08 Jan 2022 4:46 PM


Amarinder quits Congress, launches Punjab Lok Congress; Slams Gandhi siblings, Sidhu

Announcing the party's name in a Twitter post, Capt. Singh said the approval for the party’s registration was still pending with the EC

02 Nov 2021 5:55 PM

Brand Rahul Gandhi finds no taker in states

So far, it is Congress president Sonia Gandhi, who has been instrumental in sewing up alliances.

05 Jun 2017 4:44 AM

Govt relies on old data to fight drugs

Ministry still looking for agency to conduct survey; last survey released in 2004.

16 Apr 2017 6:46 AM

Drug use dips by 20 per cent in Punjab

After new govt takes charge, cops target key smuggling gangs.

10 Apr 2017 2:49 AM

AAP writes to EC, demands verification of paper trail in Punjab

The letter also gave examples of developed democracies which have abandoned the EVM process as it is vulnerable to manipulation.

25 Mar 2017 9:03 PM


Will work on promises made in Cong manifesto from Monday: Amarinder

Navjot Singh Sidhu, Manpreet Singh Badal and Charanjit Channi were among the other Congress MLAs who took oath as ministers.

16 Mar 2017 4:54 PM

AAP-Congress deal if Punjab gets a hung House?

The people said the two parties have opened “communication channels” to discuss options in case of a fractured mandate.

24 Feb 2017 2:30 AM

BJP should be ready for ouster: Mamata Banerjee

The chief minister quipped that nobody voted for the BJP in the Punjab elections.

18 Feb 2017 6:12 AM

Assembly polls: 83% turnout in Goa, 70% in Punjab

Voting in Punjab was marred with technical glitches and skirmishes at some places.

04 Feb 2017 7:34 PM

Polling ends; Punjab records 70% turnout, Goa 83%

Punjab and Goa polls, which will be followed by those in UP, Uttarakhand and Manipur, are being billed as a test for Modi post-note ban.

04 Feb 2017 7:53 AM


After ghar wapsi, Navjot Singh Sidhu says he’s a born Congressman

Navjot Singh Sidhu is now set to contest from Amritsar (East) Assembly constituency.

17 Jan 2017 2:56 AM

Punjab polls: Akalis slam Navjot Sidhu, say people reject those who bargain

SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal had called Sidhu an ‘over rated comedian’.

16 Jan 2017 3:09 PM

Punjab Assembly elections: State of promises

Political parties are trying to woo voters in Punjab by making tall promises.

15 Jan 2017 7:19 AM

Congress list for Punjab out, Navjot Singh Sidhu calls on Rahul Gandhi

Sidhu is expected to formally join the Congress anytime now.

13 Jan 2017 5:20 AM