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Punjab Assembly polls

'Its PunjAAP now'

The victory in Punjab is an indication that in the coming days AAP will be an important party among the Oppositions in the Centre

11 Mar 2022 1:17 AM

Punjab all set to cast its vote today in 4-cornered contest

16 Uttar Pradesh districts to see battle for votes in 3rd phase

20 Feb 2022 1:07 AM

Congress to fight 2022 polls in Punjab under Amarinder

The announcement came after four party ministers and three MLAs, who arrived in Dehradun, met Harish Rawat

26 Aug 2021 7:25 AM

Farm loans upto Rs 2 lakhs waived off in Punjab

It has also decided to raise the ex-gratia payments for suicide-hit families to Rs 5 lakhs from the existing Rs 3 lakhs.

20 Jun 2017 1:44 AM

Keeping poll promise, Punjab govt declares crop loan waiver of 8.75 lakh farmers

Speaking at the Assembly, the CM noted the move would benefit 10.25 lakh farmers, including 8.75 lakh farmers up to 5 acres.

19 Jun 2017 9:33 PM


Ex-convener of AAP Punjab quits

Mann was appointed as the chief of AAP’s Punjab unit on May 8 at a meeting of the AAP Political Affairs Committee.

11 May 2017 2:30 AM

Post Punjab, Goa polls, AAP changes strategy: 'No Modi-bashing'

The AAP leader said attacking Modi directly during the MCD polls campaign may backfire.

14 Apr 2017 7:58 PM

Party needs to introspect, says Jarnail Singh

The remarks came after Deputy CM Sisodia acknowledged that people were upset with the Aam Aadmi Party.

14 Apr 2017 1:58 AM

Captain back in charge in Punjab

Amarinder Singh took oath as the 26th chief minister of Punjab in Chandigarh on Thursday.

16 Mar 2017 12:48 PM

Ahead of swearing-in ceremony, Amarinder Singh's wax statue unveiled in Ludhiana

Governor VP Singh Badnore will administer the oath of office and secrecy to Singh at Raj Bhawan in Chandigarh.

16 Mar 2017 10:50 AM


27 Punjab MLAs have criminal cases, 95 are crorepatis: ADR

27 of the newly elected MLAs have criminal cases against them of which 11 MLAs face serious allegations.

16 Mar 2017 9:18 AM

Assembly results 2017: Congress' Punjab win 2nd best performance in state

Cong has won 77 seats in 117-member state assembly after projecting state unit President Amarinder Singh as its chief ministerial nominee.

12 Mar 2017 10:27 AM

Navjot Singh Sidhu violates model code, arrives in car

Navjot Singh Sidhu is contesting the Assembly polls from Amritsar East seat on Congress ticket.

05 Feb 2017 6:13 AM

Assembly polls: Parties’ fate sealed amid high Punjab, Goa turnout

Saturday’s polling was the first round in a 5-state election process that ends with the results on March 11.

05 Feb 2017 1:22 AM

Hung House in Punjab, say bookies on poll eve

In satta, lower rate is offered for the highest probability of an outcome.

04 Feb 2017 6:38 AM


EC slaps pre-poll curbs on political ads in Punjab, Goa

Ads in print media have to be cleared by poll panel.

03 Feb 2017 6:54 AM

Assembly polls: Demonetisation’s first test in Punjab, Goa

Goa and Punjab will be the first testing grounds for the BJP government’s much-flaunted demonetisation policy.

03 Feb 2017 3:19 AM

Punjab polls: Parties focus on Malwa to decide Chandigarh war

Akali Dal has already planned the most number of rallies by CM Prakash Singh Badal and deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal in the Malwa.

31 Jan 2017 2:02 AM

Akalis relying on rural Jat Sikhs to retain power

This view finds support among the majority of the rural community in villages adjoining Kharar and Mohali.

30 Jan 2017 12:52 AM

Sidhu swings big, but political gains uncertain

The Former cricketer has charisma, but may still not fully realise his political dreams.

29 Jan 2017 4:55 AM