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Will persuade brother not to contest: Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday said everyone had the right to contest elections in a democracy.

18 Jan 2022

Denied ticket, Punjab CM Channi’s disgruntled brother Dr Manohar Singh to contest as an independent candidate

Singh said he will talk to his brother Channi and convince him about his decision.

16 Jan 2022

Candidates finalised, over to campaign

Channi, Sidhu named as Punjab Cong first list has stamp of state party president.

16 Jan 2022

Punjab elections: Draft manifesto could spell trouble for grand old party

The Congress high command had set up the manifesto committee headed by Bajwa. The panel prepared the draft and sent it to the Punjab in-charge Harish Chaudhary. 

15 Jan 2022

Narcotics and elections: Drug issue will give punjab poll a high this time also

Nothing of the sort happened as an ousted Amarinder floated his own party and joined forces with the BJP. Meanwhile, the drug problem has remained as serious as ever.

12 Jan 2022

Chandigarh Diary

Under the Chandigarh administration plan to give a facelift to the Sukhna Lake island, it has decided to re-build the iconic four-storey watchtower here.

12 Jan 2022

Women’s security jeopardised after Taliban took over Afghanistan: Farid Mamundzay

Farid Mamundzay said that as of now Afghanistan has not become a terror state, but in the absence of reasonable and responsible government, the country would eventually become a terror state.

10 Jan 2022

Major test goof-up of Amritsar flyers

A majority of passengers, who had tested positive after returning from Italy in two chartered flights, have been found not infected in re-testing.

10 Jan 2022

Punjab elections 2022: AAP, Akali Dal ready themselves to end Congress 'misgovernance'

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir  Singh Badal  hailed the announcement of  Assembly polls and said the people of the state will immediately heave a big sigh of relief. 

09 Jan 2022

VK Bhawara appointed as new Punjab DGP ahead of Assembly polls, third in three months

Bhawra said that his focus will be on eradicating drug menace and terrorism from the state. He added that people-centric policing and public service delivery are among his top priorities.

09 Jan 2022

Akal Takht head Giani Harpreet Singh slams 'hate terror' against Sikhs

Giani Harpreet Singh said Sikhs were being targeted on social media and 'hate terrorism' was being spread against it.

08 Jan 2022

Haryana govt cancels judicial commission set up by it to probe police violence against farmers

Sources said the decision was taken as the state government has already announced the withdrawal of cases registered against the farmers and the Centre has also repealed the three farm laws

07 Jan 2022

Breach in PM's convoy: Punjab CM denies charges as BJP lashes out at Congress

The CM said the entire incident will be probed and denied any security lapse or situation of any attack.

06 Jan 2022

We’ll bear expense of land allotment for Ravidass Temple: Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi

Charanjit Singh Channi said he would be the most fortunate and blessed one in case the committee wished to delegate the said task to his government.

05 Jan 2022

Gurugram to get India’s first heli-hub with all aviation facilities

Many important projects have been launched by the Civil Aviation Department in the state and already ongoing projects are being expedited.

05 Jan 2022