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Take pledge not to contest polls if denied tickets, Cong tells ticket seekers

Take pledge not to contest polls if denied tickets, Cong tells ticket seekers

Punjab Congress has asked ticket seekers to take a pledge and give an undertaking that they will not contest polls on any assembly seat against Congress nominee if they are not "chosen".

Amid speculations over Rahul Gandhi being elevated as Congress president, Punjab Congress top brass to meet him today

Amid speculations over Rahul Gandhi being elevated as Congress president, Punjab Congress top brass to meet him today

Amid reports of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to be given the party's throne, a delegation of senior party leaders from Punjab will meet him on Thursday in the national capital.

Switching sides! 21 AAP members from Punjab join Congress

Switching sides! 21 AAP members from Punjab join Congress

Also at the same event, 34 Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) members and SAD ‘supporters’ have joined Congress.

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.

Amarinder meets Rahul

Amarinder Singh, a former chief minister, has replaced Partap Singh Bajwa as party chief to lead the poll effort in Punjab. 

Amarinder will face defeat for third time: SAD

Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Singh Badal was speaking at the second Sadbhavna rally.

Punjab Congress president, CLP leader resign; reshuffle on cards

Punjab Congress president, CLP leader resign; reshuffle on cards

Congress Punjab unit president Partap Singh Bajwa and Congress Legislative Party leader Sunil Jakhar have resigned from their posts, party general secretary Shakeel Ahmad said on Thursday.

Parkash Singh Badal should sack Sukhbir: Bajwa

Punjab Congress president Partap Singh Bajwa pointed out that this was not the first time that father and son had "publicly differed".

Rahul meets Prez, seeks judicial probe into police firing in Punjab

Congress leaders rejected the CBI probe ordered by Punjab government, saying its terms of reference did not include the role of police whose action left two people dead.

Call emergency Session on farmers' issue: Punjab Congress to Badal

 Punjab Congress on Tuesday asked Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal to immediately call an "emergency session" of the state Assembly and lead an all-party delegation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over farmers' issue.

Punjab Congress leaders to meet President today seeking central rule

Punjab Congress leaders to meet President today seeking central rule

Top leaders of Punjab Congress will meet President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday, demanding central rule in the state over allegedly deteriorating law and order and a CBI probe against the present dispensation.

Infants' death: Congress seeks Punjab Health Minister's resignation

Terming the death of five newborns at Ludhiana Civil Hospital as "complete criminal neglect", Punjab Congress on Monday sought resignation of state Health Minister Surjit Kumar Jyani over the incident.

Check penetration of RSS in Punjab: Bajwa to Congress workers

Punjab Congress President Partap Singh Bajwa on Saturday called upon party workers to check penetration of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh in the state.

Punjab Congress President Bajwa hits out at Modi

Punjab Congress President Partap Singh Bajwa on Friday denounced the Narendra Modi government for allegedly "ignoring" the martyrdom day anniversary of late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi who sacrificed her life on this day for the unity and integrity of the country.

Fight unitedly against Akalis misrule, Rahul tells Punjab Congress

Against the backdrop of infighting in the party's state unit, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday asked the partymen to stand united to fight against the alleged misrule of Akali government.

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.

Badal trying to cover non-performance by launching Morcha: Congress

Punjab Congress on Sunday alleged that the ruling Akali Dal in a bid to cover "across-the-board non-performance and brazen corruption" in the government was now planning to launch "Morcha" on the issue of separate HSGPC.

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.

Punjab Congress president tried to sabotage my campaign: Amarinder

Senior Congress leader and former chief minister Amarinder Singh Saturday accused Punjab Congress president Pratap Singh Bajwa and his brother of trying to sabotage his election campaign for the Amritsar Lok Sabha seat.

PCC relay fast enters day 3; Badal dubs it `political stunt`

Punjab Congress `relay hunger strike` seeking CBI probe into a multi-crore synthetic drug case entered the third day on Tuesday with Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal describing it as a "political stunt".