Shiromani Akali Dal

Punjab recasts SIT probing drug case against SAD leader Majithia

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the drug case involving senior Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader and former Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia has been reconstituted.

published on : 22nd May 2023

Former Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal: Man of the masses, launched populist schemes...

Under the Sangat Darshan programme, Badal used to hear the problems of the people and tried to resolve them on the spot.

published on : 26th April 2023

Haryana Assembly building row: SAD, Congress attack Bhagwant Mann over Punjab ‘rights’

SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal has asked Mann to immediately withdraw his statement on Chandigarh or to be ready to face a fullscale agitation on this issue by Punjabis.

published on : 11th July 2022

Manpreet Ayali appointed leader of SAD legislature unit; Sukhbir offers to resign from party chief's post

The SAD faced its worst-ever performance in the just-concluded assembly polls as it could win only three seats.

published on : 18th March 2022

Punjab polls: Hints of old allies SAD, BJP mulling post-poll alliance to form government

Sources in both the parties said that there was a strong likelihood that if SAD gets a respectable number of seats and the BJP hits double digits, then both might again come together.

published on : 24th February 2022

Punjab Assembly elections 2022: SAD announces three more party candidates

SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal Friday announced the names of three more party candidates for the 2022 Punjab Assembly elections.

published on : 22nd October 2021

SAD snapped ties with NDA 'out of compulsion': Party dissident Sukhdev Dhindsa

SAD had on Saturday quit the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) over the farm bills issue, the third major party to walk out of the BJP-led coalition in the last couple of years.

published on : 27th September 2020

BJP in no mood to be generous, even to allies in upcoming Assembly polls

After successfully decimating the opposition, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is taking aim at its allies, now that it has registered emphatic victories in two consecutive Lok Sabha polls.

published on : 28th September 2019

Sacrilege report: AAP MLA H S Phoolka threatens to quit if no case filed against Parkash Singh Badal

Meanwhile the Shiromani Akali Dal today organized a state-wide protest in all the 117 Constituencies by burning the effigies against the ruling Congress party

published on : 1st September 2018

Shiromani Akali Dal MLAs dump sacrilege commission's report outside Punjab Vidhan Sabha

The Justice Ranjit Singh Commission was set up by the Congress government in April 2017 to investigate the various incidents of sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib and other religious texts.

published on : 27th August 2018

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh eyes poll gains with decisions on  sacrilege, police firing

The government has received only one part of the report so far.

published on : 5th August 2018

With Shahkot bypoll win, Congress now has two-third majority in Punjab assembly

The Shiromani Akali Dal has lost its strong bastion in the doaba region and has thus been reduced to 14 MLAs in the assembly.

published on : 31st May 2018

Shahkot bypoll: SAD urges Election Commission for arrest of Congress candidate

SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal today urged the Election Commission to order the immediate arrest of Hardev Singh Laddi.

published on : 8th May 2018

Disconnect from voters cost SAD, AAP dearly in Punjab polls

The performance of Shiromani Akali Dal is the worst ever since 1972 when it had bagged just 24 seats.

published on : 11th March 2017