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Punjab CM Mann moves confidence motion, accuses Congress of supporting BJP's 'Operation Lotus'

Two BJP MLAs -- Ashwani Sharma and Jangi Lal Mahajan -- had earlier walked out of the House after Speaker Kultar Singh Sandhwan announced Mann would move the confidence motion.

28 Sep 2022

BSF to deploy anti-drone system along Pakistan border 

For the first time, the Border Security Force is deploying laser-equipped anti-drone technology and anti-drone guns along the Intentional Border (IB) with Pakistan at 30 spots in Punjab.

27 Sep 2022

Tussle between Punjab Governor & AAP govt over, Governor calls for Assembly session on Sept 27

Sources said that after the Governor was satisfied with the reply and thus he agreed to summon the session.

25 Sep 2022

Kerala student dies by suicide at private university in Punjab; protests break out

Superintendent of Police of Kapurthala Navneet Singh Bains said a suicide note was also recovered in which personal reasons were cited as the cause of suicide.

21 Sep 2022

Punjab: SAD chief Sukhbir Singh announces groundbreaking changes aimed at strengthening the party

Sukhbir took everyone by surprise and announced that the party chief would be eligible to hold office for two terms of five years each following which one-year break is mandatory. 

02 Sep 2022

Flags with Khalistani symbols found tied to Himachal Assembly gate, boundary wall

A few yellow flags with Khalistan written on them were tied on the main gate and boundary wall of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly at Tapovan in Dharamsala.

08 May 2022

A shortfall of 2,010 Mega Watts of power in Punjab as five thermal units shut

The power corporation is thus forced to impose regulatory measures in several parts of the state by imposing long power cuts ranging from two to ten hours in rural and semi-urban areas.

26 Apr 2022

Congress names Amarinder Singh Raja Warring as its new Punjab chief, Pratap Singh Bajwa is CLP leader

Congress president Sonia Gandhi Saturday appointed Amarinder Singh Brar Raja Warring as the party's new Punjab chief in place of Navjot Singh Sidhu.

10 Apr 2022

Singhu border killing: Six day remand for accused in lynching case, three more held

Narayan Singh, a Nihang Sikh who is allegedly involved in killing farm labourer Lakhbir Singh at the Singhu border was arrested by the Punjab police on Saturday, October 16, 2021.

18 Oct 2021

IAF’s Ambala, Hasimara air bases to host two squadrons of Rafale jets

Sources said teams from Dassault Aviation of France, the manufacturer of Rafale jets, had visited the Ambala base in Haryana in the recent past and reportedly finalised requirements.

02 Oct 2017

If Sidhu is to be deputy CM, why was he third in Amarinder’s list?

So the Captain’s second stint as chief minister – he served a  full term 2002-2007 --  has started off interestingly.

16 Mar 2017

Former Army Chief Gen JJ Singh joins SAD will take on Capt Amarinder Singh from Patiala

Singh said he would take the battle to his opponent Capt Amarinder Singh's camp and attain victory. "I believe in reaching out and winning hearts.

07 Jan 2017