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Rahul Gandhi names Amarinder as Cong's CM face for Punjab

Rahul also attacked PM Modi, asking him how he could be in an alliance with the Badals if he had declared a war on corruption.

27 Jan 2017 2:34 PM

NRIs fuel AAP, Congress campaigns in Punjab

Spread across the globe, Punjabi NRIs are taking an active part in the Assembly elections for the first time.

27 Jan 2017 5:59 AM

Trying to end bribery for votes, EC should appoint me ambassador: Kejriwal

The Election Commission has censured Kejriwal for his bribe remarks made at a poll rally in Goa.

23 Jan 2017 5:51 PM

Amarinder Singh trashes Kejriwal charge, challenges him to fight in Lambi

Kejriwal claimed Singh he was fighting from Parkash Singh Badal's home turf of Lambi to help the Punjab Chief Minister win.

17 Jan 2017 2:53 PM

BJP Punjab chief expresses displeasure over ticket allocation, offers to resign

Vijay Sampla is unhappy with the BJP fielding Som Prakash from Fagwara, as he wanted a person of his choice to contest polls from there.

17 Jan 2017 11:41 AM


Punjab: Notice to AAP on Kejriwal's 'accept money' remark

A video surveillance team of the Election Commission also has the recording of Kejriwal's remark.

15 Jan 2017 8:52 AM

Sidhu will join Congress in 'a day or two', play big role: wife Navjot Kaur

She also said that a few members of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) are also expected to leave the party and join the Congress party.

13 Jan 2017 8:03 PM

Punjab elections: Manmohan Singh releases Congress’ manifesto

Congress manifesto pledges farm loan waiver, free power, fight against drugs.

10 Jan 2017 1:40 AM

‘Will end drug menace in 4 weeks: Cong releases manifesto for Punjab polls

The party earlier launched 13 yatras in the state to reach out to people of each constituency.

09 Jan 2017 1:42 PM

AAP does not have money to fight Punjab, Goa polls: Kejriwal

Launching a scathing attack on BJP, Congress and MGP, Kejriwal said the days of these parties are numbered.

09 Jan 2017 9:57 AM


Former PM Manmohan to release Punjab poll manifesto today

Also, former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Navjot Singh Sidhu is likely to officially join Congress on Monday.

09 Jan 2017 8:08 AM

Eye on polls, January 5 declared a holiday

The formal approval for the holiday was accorded by newly-appointed lieutenant-governor Anil Baijal.

05 Jan 2017 4:16 AM

Amarinder, Kejriwal in Twitter war over Punjab polls contest

Kejriwal said he was not contesting Punjab Assembly elections but was fighting the Badals.

29 Dec 2016 5:04 PM

Punjab poll: Four new faces in second Congress list of 16

Six of the party’s sitting MLAs have been retained in this list, with two of them being shifted to new constituencies.

24 Dec 2016 7:07 AM

AAP has lost moral rights to contest Punjab polls: Amarinder Singh

There were reports of women ticket aspirants being sexually exploited on promises of poll tickets by AAP leaders in Punjab, Singh said.

25 Nov 2016 7:54 PM


Amarinder Singh: Sidhu too will join Congress, campaign in Punjab

Sidhu has kept everybody guessing about his future move since he quit the BJP in July this year.

25 Nov 2016 3:25 AM

Punjab polls: AAP's Balbir Singh to contest against Cong’s Amarinder

Singh, a former associate of suspended AAP MP Dharamvira Gandhi, had campaigned for the latter before the 2014 LS polls.

24 Nov 2016 6:13 PM