Sukhbir Singh Badal

Badals hail Venkaiah Naidu's victory in vice-president poll

Badals hail Venkaiah Naidu's victory in vice-president poll

The veteran Akali leader said Naidu's vast experience at the highest level,in various capacities, would be an asset to the country.

Aug 05, 2017, 22:12 PM IST

Punjab govt will not tolerate coercive tactics against officials: CM Amarinder Singh

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday warned Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal that his government will not tolerate "coercive tactics" against police and administrative officials.

Aug 01, 2017, 20:03 PM IST

Punjab minister warns of 'water emergency'

"If water is not used judiciously and saved optimally, then water emergency is written on the wall in the times to come," Power and Irrigation minister Rana Gurjeet Singh said while talking to reporters at the residence of Harjit Singh Parmar here last night.

Jul 02, 2017, 16:32 PM IST

AAP, Akali Dal legislators walk out of Punjab Assembly

Upset over the treatment meted out to legislators by assembly staff on Thursday, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Shiromani Akali Dal members on Friday walked out of the Punjab assembly on the last day of the budget session.

Jun 23, 2017, 12:25 PM IST

SAD-BJP core group to meet at Jalandhar on June 3

The Shiromani Akali Dal and the Bharatiya Janata party will hold a joint meeting of its core groups on June 3 at Jalandhar to evolve a joint strategy to corner the Congress-led Punjab government.

May 26, 2017, 21:55 PM IST

Punjab assembly session begins, CM Amarinder Singh takes oath

Chandigarh: The newly elected MLAs including Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today took oath on the first day of the first session of 15th Punjab assembly here.

Mar 24, 2017, 16:22 PM IST

Punjab Election Results 2017: As it happened

The opposition Congress was racing ahead in 76 seats in the 117-member Punjab Assembly, followed by the AAP in 22 seats, the SAD in 12 seats and the BJP in three seats, as the latest trends.

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Mar 11, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Ten Punjab Ministers lose assembly polls

At least 10 sitting Ministers in the outgoing Akali Dal-BJP Punjab government lost their seats in the assembly elections.

Mar 11, 2017, 17:31 PM IST
Punjab assembly polls results 2017: As it happened

Punjab assembly polls results 2017: As it happened

Congress was heading towards forming the government in Punjab. With his party receiving a drubbing, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said he would be submitting his resignation to the Governor on Sunday.

Mar 11, 2017, 09:30 AM IST
Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal wins from Jalalabad seat

Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal wins from Jalalabad seat

Counting of votes in Punjab Assembly Polls 2017 began on Saturday. Counting of Votes at Jalalabad constituency is underway where Sukhbir Singh Badal is contesting on SAD-BJP ticket. Here are the live updates:-

Mar 10, 2017, 21:49 PM IST
Punjab exit polls 2017: As it happened

Punjab exit polls 2017: As it happened

As the voting has ended, various exit polls predicted about the winner and performances of various political parties in the high-decibel electoral battle of Punjab Assembly elections. Here are all the details:-

Mar 09, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal backing perpetrators of blast in Punjab: Rahul Gandhi

Arvind Kejriwal backing perpetrators of blast in Punjab: Rahul Gandhi

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said that the blast was a direct result of the AAP`s nexus with radical elements.

Feb 02, 2017, 13:51 PM IST
Assembly elections 2017: Campaigning in Punjab, Goa to end today; voting on Saturday

Assembly elections 2017: Campaigning in Punjab, Goa to end today; voting on Saturday

The campaigning for the Assembly elections in Punjab and Goa will come to an end on Thursday.

Feb 02, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

Bathinda blast: Police submits report to Election Commission, indicates IED use

Investigation conducted by Punjab Police has indicated the use of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in car explosion at Bathinda which left six persons dead even as the Election Commission asked the state police to strengthen security during poll campaigns.

Feb 01, 2017, 21:03 PM IST
RDX was used in Bathinda blast, says Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal

RDX was used in Bathinda blast, says Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said on Wednesday that explosion in a car at Maur Mandi in the district was an RDX attack.

Feb 01, 2017, 18:11 PM IST

Punjab Assembly Elections: It's Amarinder Vs Badals; but will AAP play joker

Shiromani Akali Dal seems certain that it is unlikely to be lucky a third time in a row. 

Feb 01, 2017, 11:40 AM IST

Sukhbir faces tough contest as two MPs slug out against him

Sukhbir Singh Badal is facing a keen contest in his pocket borough Jalalabad

Jan 31, 2017, 15:46 PM IST

Punjab Elections 2017: Can BJP-SAD repeat their 2012 electoral victory?

The most interesting Assembly seat to look out for would be Lambi.

Jan 31, 2017, 11:25 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi lashes out at Congress for 'defaming' Punjab, says party is history now

PM Narendra Modi lashes out at Congress for 'defaming' Punjab, says party is history now

Punjab will go to the polls on February 4.

Jan 27, 2017, 16:23 PM IST
Punjab Elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi to campaign in state for 3 days from today

Punjab Elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi to campaign in state for 3 days from today

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will arrive in Punjab on Friday and launch his own poll campaign.

Jan 27, 2017, 08:39 AM IST