Captain Amarinder Singh

Arvind Kejriwal a peculiar person with views on everything without understanding: Capt Amarinder Singh

Arvind Kejriwal a peculiar person with views on everything without understanding: Capt Amarinder Singh

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday lashed out at his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal claiming that the latter has views on everything without understanding the situation. 

Nov 09, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

Captain killed two birds with one stone: Jha

He said that Captain played a masterstroke by giving ticket to Jakhar without the consent of former Gurudaspur MP and Rajya Sabha MP Pratap Singh Bajwa.

Oct 01, 2017, 19:30 PM IST
Congress hails Amarinder Singh for waging war against 'VIP Culture'

Congress hails Amarinder Singh for waging war against 'VIP Culture'

Hailing the decision of newly formed Punjab government to completely shun the VIP culture, the Congress has called on the entire nation to support this decision, adding that the grand old party will fulfill its promises made to people of the state, unlike BJP.

Mar 19, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
Captain Amarinder Singh to take oath as Punjab CM on March 16

Captain Amarinder Singh to take oath as Punjab CM on March 16

Captain Amarinder Singh is all set to take oath as the Chief Minister of Punjab on March 16.

Mar 12, 2017, 17:29 PM IST

Search begins for new Congress President in Kerala

With V.M. Sudheeran stepping down as the President of the Congress party in Kerala on health grounds, the party faces tough times in selecting a new leader to the post. Sudheeran resigned on Friday.

Mar 12, 2017, 15:57 PM IST
Won't indulge in 'vendetta politics': Captain Amarinder Singh

Won't indulge in 'vendetta politics': Captain Amarinder Singh

Captain Amarinder Singh, who is all set to take over as the Chief Minister after the Congress` splendid win in Punjab, today said that his government would not indulge in vendetta politics.

Mar 12, 2017, 14:43 PM IST

In Punjab political war, a Captain gets the better of a General

It was a battlefield of a different kind where a former Army Captain defeated a former Army General.

Mar 11, 2017, 22:19 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal accuses Akali Dal of funding Congress campaign in Punjab

Arvind Kejriwal accuses Akali Dal of funding Congress campaign in Punjab

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Monday alleged that BJP ally Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) was funding Punjab Congress leader, Captain Amarinder Singh`s, poll campaign.

Oct 24, 2016, 09:47 AM IST
Punjab Assembly polls: Fight is only between me and Arvind​ Kejriwal, says Congress' Amarinder Singh

Punjab Assembly polls: Fight is only between me and Arvind​ Kejriwal, says Congress' Amarinder Singh

Amarinder Singh said on Sunday that the next Assembly elections in Punjab was going to be a fight between him and Arvind Kejriwal.

Jan 10, 2016, 19:03 PM IST

Setback to Punjab Congress as ex-MLA from Bholath Sukhpal Khaira joins AAP

Khaira has been one of the most vociferous voices against the SAD-BJP government.

Dec 26, 2015, 00:15 AM IST
Captain Amarinder Singh named Punjab Congress chief

Captain Amarinder Singh named Punjab Congress chief

The Congress Party has also constituted a Campaign Committee with Ambika Soni as its chairperson with an eye on the 2017 Punjab Assembly elections.​

Nov 27, 2015, 16:55 PM IST

Rahul, Amarinder conspiring to disturb Punjab peace: BJP

Chugh alleged that the only thing Congress at present has in mind is that how they can wrest power in the state and make a comeback.

Nov 22, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Amarinder pens book on 1965 Indo-Pak war

As the country celebrates the golden jubilee of the 1965 India-Pakistan War, former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh says his new book seeks to present the "right perspective" of the war fought 50 years back.

Sep 21, 2015, 14:40 PM IST

Amarinder Singh flays Sukhbir Badal over his remarks on protests in US

Former Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday criticised Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal for terming people, who protested against the Akali Dal delegation in the US and Canada, as "anti-national".

Jul 21, 2015, 16:34 PM IST

Amarinder blames Badal for FC's debt relief refusal to Punjab

Congress leader Capt Amarinder Singh on Sunday blamed Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal for the Finance Commission's refusal to provide debt relief to Punjab despite the state having been identified as debt-stressed by the commission along with Kerala and West Bengal.

Mar 01, 2015, 19:19 PM IST

Ex-Punjab CM Bhattal meets Sonia Gandhi, wants end to intra-party feud

Former Punjab Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Rajinder Kaur Bhattal on Friday met party President Sonia Gandhi here and pressed for early resolution of the feud in the state unit.

Jan 16, 2015, 23:56 PM IST

EC asks Punjab CM to refrain from making political speech on Independence Day

Election Commission on Saturday asked the Punjab Chief Minister and his ministers to refrain from making political speeches during the Independence Day celebrations in view of the by-polls in the state.

Aug 09, 2014, 20:12 PM IST

Jaitley`s defeat draws camparison to Narasimha Rao`s 1984 loss

With the defeat of Arun Jaitley in his maiden electoral battle, Amritsar has become a sort of `Hanamkonda` for the BJP.

May 17, 2014, 01:52 AM IST

Battle for Amritsar: Will Arun Jaitley pay for SAD`s misgovernance?

The fight for the Amritsar Lok Sabha constituency is being viewed as one of the most interesting contest as senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley and Congress leader Captain Amarinder Singh have locked horns against each other.

Apr 30, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

Fresh war of words between Amarinder, Jaitley

Captain Amarinder Singh and BJP leader Arjun Singh were locked in a fresh war of words as campaign ended in this high-profile Lok Sabha constituency going to polls on Apr 30.

Apr 28, 2014, 21:52 PM IST