Bajwa strongly condemns case against MLA's aide, two others

Punjab Congress president Partap Singh Bajwa on Friday condemned the recent registration of an FIR against the Personal Assistant of Rajwinder Kaur, MLA from Nihalsinghwala and two others for allegedly posting objectionable remarks on Facebook against Agriculture Minister Tota Singh.

Punjab govt's investment summits big hoax: Congress

 Terming the "much-hyped" investment summits organised by the Punjab government as "big hoax", Congress today alleged that the events had failed to facilitate any investment for the state. Quoting information received through Right to Information (RTI), Punjab Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa said Punjab Investors Summit of December 2013 and Agriculture Summit of February 2014 have proved to be "big hoax" as no MoU had finally materialised.

Badal government curbing right to protest: Congress

The opposition Congress in Punjab Saturday slammed the Badal government for allegedly curbing the democratic right of the people to protest.

Stop taking `flawed` orders from SAD leaders: Bajwa tells cops

Punjab Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa today called on policemen to listen to their conscience rather than follow "illegal and flawed orders" of Akali leaders.

Time for BJP to come out of Badal government: Bajwa

Congress Friday took aim at the virtual split in SAD-BJP alliance in Punjab over the advance tax issue, saying it was time for the saffron party to break up with ruling party in the state.

Badal trying to flare up situation, says Bajwa

Punjab Congress president Partap Singh Bajwa Sunday said CM Parkash Singh Badal was trying to flare up the situation in Punjab and Haryana over the issue of creation of the HSGPC.

Railway fare hike marks `beginning of black days` under Modi: Bajwa

Punjab Congress president Partap Singh Bajwa today termed the decision to hike railway fare as "anti-people" and said it "marked beginning of the black days" under the Narendra Modi government.

BJP must quit Badal govt on drug issue: Bajwa

BJP leaders should quit the Parkash Singh Badal government after the saffron outfit`s state president "called a spade a spade" on the issue of drug smuggling, Punjab Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa said on Sunday.

PCC VP Soni distances himself from statement against Amarinder

Punjab Congress Committee vice president OP Soni on Sunday distanced himself from a statement released by a section of Congress leaders against party MP Amarinder Singh claiming that he and many others whose names were mentioned in the release were kept in the dark.

Poll debacle: Congress serves notices on Punjab MLAs for seeking Bajwa`s resignation

Congress`s Punjab unit has served show-caused notices on its two MLAs for leading a group of legislators and leaders and openly seeking the resignation of state unit chief Partap Singh Bajwa following the party`s dismal performance in the Lok Sabha elections.

Dist Cong prez quits post after Bajwa`s defeat

District Congress committee president Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa today resigned from the post here while owing responsibility of defeat of Punjab party chief Partap Singh Bajwa in the recently-held Lok Sabha polls.

Infighting on rise in Punjab Congress after poll debacle

After Congress` poor performance in the Lok Sabha polls in Punjab, infighting is on the rise in state unit as several party leaders today demanded resignation of PPCC chief Partap Singh Bajwa.

Actor politician Vinod Khanna leads over Punjab PCC chief

Actor-turned-politician Vinod Khanna was leading over Punjab Congress President Partap Singh Bajwa from Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency in Punjab.

Bajwa moots death dose for drug dealers

With the drug menace becoming a major poll issue in Punjab, state Congress president Partap Singh Bajwa on Friday said if he is re-elected from the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat, he would seek death penalty for drug dealers and smugglers.

Narendra Modi has no magic wand: Bajwa

Punjab Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa Tuesday said BJPs prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi had no magic wand to lift the sinking fortunes of Akali Dal-BJP candidates in Lok Sabha polls in the state.

Bajwa files nomination from Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat

Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Partap Singh Bajwa on Friday filed his nomination papers from the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency.

Congress demoralised, leaders running away from poll: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Congress is a demoralised party as several of its leaders are running away from the electoral battle for Lok Sabha, SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal said on Sunday.

Punjab Congress leaders led by party chief start hunger strike

Punjab Congress` Partap Singh Bajwa and 9 others started "chain hunger strike" demanding recommendation of CBI probe into drug racket and arrest of state minister Bikram Singh Majithia.

Bajwa seeks Akal Takht`s intervention in Punjab drugs racket

Punjab Pardesh Congress Committee president Partap Singh Bajwa has called on the Akal Takht to intervene in a drugs racket case, and also sought the resignation of state cabinet minister Bikram Singh Majithia on moral grounds.

Cong seeks Prez rule in Punjab

Punjab unit of Congress on Wednesday demanded imposition of President`s Rule in the state alleging existence of a nexus between Akalis, anti-social elements and police in the wake of allegations levelled by a drug lord about a state Minister`s involvement in drug racket.