Punjab assembly elections

Caste politics takes centre stage ahead of 2022 assembly elections

The Congress retorted strongly asking if the BJP had named any Dalit as chief minister in the states it runs.

published on : 20th September 2021

Despite proximity to Sonia Gandhi, numbers were stacked against CM Amarinder Singh

With a majority of MLAs not by his side, CM Amarinder Singh tendered his resignation, saying he felt 'humiliated' over the events in the past two months. 

published on : 19th September 2021

Badals laid foundation of farm laws, Centre just photocopied them, says Punjab Congress chief Sidhu

Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu on Wednesday alleged that the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) was “the main architect” of the three central farm laws.

published on : 16th September 2021

1,200 voters per polling booth to be allowed in upcoming Punjab assembly elections

With the reduction in the limit of voters, the polling booths will increase from 23,211 to 24,689, according to an official statement.

published on : 14th September 2021

Shiromani Akali Dal announces 64 candidates for Punjab polls 2022

While party president Sukhbir Badal will contest from Jalalabad, his father and party patron Parkash Singh Badal does not figure in the list.

published on : 14th September 2021

AAP looks for small allies ahead of Punjab elections 2022

Also, AAP leaders are constantly reminding the Punjab voters of the promises which the ruling Congress failed to keep.

published on : 13th September 2021

Punjab farmers call all-party meet on polls

Will warn political parties not to enter villages campaigning for Assembly election

published on : 9th September 2021

AAP gives priority to Punjab polls; MCD candidate list on hold

The infighting among Punjab Congress and the public anger against the SAD and BJP over the farm laws have weakened them in the state. 

published on : 31st August 2021

Allow freedom to take decisions, else I will give a befitting reply, warns Punjab Congress chief Sidhu after aide quits

The Congress, however, said state chiefs are free to take their decisions within the party's norms and constitution.

published on : 27th August 2021

Businessmen float new party in Punjab, name farmer leader Gurnam Singh Chaduni as CM candidate 

The new outfit, he claimed, will win a majority in the house and frame laws in the interests of farmers, traders and labourers on their own strength.

published on : 10th August 2021

The genesis of Delhi model

According to a recent report, power theft in the national capital has come down from 55 per cent in 2002 to 7.5 per cent in 2020.

published on : 9th August 2021

Five former Akali leaders join BJP ahead of Punjab Assembly elections

Pritam Singh, a Dalit leader formerly associated with the SAD, and Chetan Mohan Joshi, a former TV anchor, also joined the party.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Navjot Sidhu holds first meeting as Punjab Congress chief

Sidhu had detailed discussions with four working presidents about rebuilding the organisation and further strengthening the party at the grassroots level, the party said.

published on : 26th July 2021

No decision on tie-up with Shiromani Akali Dal (United) in Punjab: AAP

Raghav Chadha took on Twitter to make the clarification, tagging a report on a possible tie-up between the two parties ahead of the Punjab assembly polls next year.

published on : 25th July 2021

Punjab Congress MPs meet in Delhi to discuss political situation

Partap Singh Bajwa said the meeting was convened in view of the upcoming Parliament session and to discuss the issues to be raised.

published on : 18th July 2021
1 2 >