SAD-INLD will form govt in Haryana, says Sukhbir Badal

In what may not go down well with Shiromani Akali Dal's ally BJP, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday said the INLD-SAD alliance would form the next government in Haryana.

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.

It would be better if Rahul, Sonia go on permanent leave: Sukhbir Badal

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said here on Saturday that it will be better if Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her son Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi go on permanent leave.

SAD-BJP govt not indulging in political vendetta, says Sukhbir

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal today said SAD-BJP government has never indulged in political vendetta after the name of Congress MLA Amarinder Singh Raja Warring cropped up in an alleged drug racket.

No AAP wave in Punjab: Sukhbir

Claiming that a wave in favour of Narendra Modi is sweeping the country, SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal Tuesday said new entrant Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) had no existence in Punjab.

BJP, SAD alliance will sweep Delhi polls: Sukhbir Badal

Senior Shiromani Akali (SAD) Dal leader and Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday said the BJP and the SAD alliance will sweep the Delhi elections and will get at least 50 seats.

Rahul makes ‘wild’ statements, says Sukhbir Badal

In the financial capital to seek investments in his state, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal attacked Rahul Gandhi, saying Congress vice president makes "wild" statements without going into the depth of issues.

Sukhbir has proved his mettle as SAD president: Badal

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) will elect its party chief during its delegate session slated to be held tomorrow in Amritsar.

Punjab govt may consider making girls` education free: Sukhbir Badal

Punjab, Deputy Chief Minister Punjab Sukhbir Badal on Tuesday his government may consider making free girls education in government schools.

Summon British High Commissioner: Sukhbir to Centre

Sukhbir Badal night said the attack on an elderly Sikh by a British teenage girl had hurt feelings of the community.

Punjab CM Badal, Sukhbir, SGPC felicitate Obama

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday felicitated Barack Obama for winning a second term to the US presidency.

No talks about third front with Mulayam: Sukhbir

Sukhbir Badal said only NDA will form next government at the Centre and no conclusion should be drawn from the meeting between him and Mulayam.

Sukhbir evading responsibility on bluestar memorial: Amarinder

Cong accused Sukhbir Badal of lying and evading responsibility on the issue of setting up Operation Blue Star memorial by SGPC in Amritsar.

Sukhbir financing Cong rebels, alleges Capt

Punjab Congress chief Amarinder
Singh alleged Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal was financing Congress rebels.

UPA deserves a slot in Guiness Book for corruption: Sukhbir

With one scam after
another hitting the government, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister
Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday said the UPA would soon make it to
the Guiness Book of Records for setting new benchmarks in

Punjab Deputy CM criticises opposition on subsidy issue

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister
Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday criticised Opposition leaders for
their stand on various issues like subsidies, saying that they
should "apologise" to the people for their "unprincipled

Sukhbir Badal meets PM

Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal met PM Manmohan Singh with demands for liberal allocation of gas for power projects in the state.

e-tendering in Punjab by May 31: Sukhbir

The Punjab Government will adopt
e-tendering in all departments by May 31 to ensure
transparency in tender allotment, Deputy Chief Minister
Sukhbir Singh Badal said today.

Punjab govt not to allow revival of militancy: Sukhbir

With a recent infiltration bid
from across the Indo-Pak border foiled in Punjab, the Badal
government on Saturday said it would not allow revival of militancy
in the state.

Complete administrative reforms by 2011: Sukhbir

Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Badal on Tuesday said complete administrative
reforms would be implemented in the state by March next year
under which as many as 324 services would be simplified to
extend benefit to the people.