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'Pakistan desperate to revive terrorism, could be behind Nabha jailbreak'

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday voiced apprehension that Pakistan could be behind the sensational Nabha jailbreak, saying the neighbouring country was "desperate to revive terrorism" after Indian army conducted the surgical strike across the LoC.

Armed men attack Punjab's Nabha jail, free Khalistan Liberation Front chief

Armed men attack Punjab's Nabha jail, free Khalistan Liberation Front chief

In a sensational jailbreak, a group of armed men in police uniform on Sunday attacked the high-security Nabha Jail in Punjab.

PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of AIIMS in Punjab​'s Bathinda ​

PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of AIIMS in Punjab​'s Bathinda ​

PM Narendra Modi's Punjab visit is likely to set political temperature soaring in the state slated to go for polls early next year.

Punjab elections: AAP pits Bhagwant Mann against Sukhbir Badal

Punjab elections: AAP pits Bhagwant Mann against Sukhbir Badal

Mann responded that he would take up any role the party assigns him.

Arvind Kejriwal to begin Punjab tour with rally in Dy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal's constituency

Arvind Kejriwal to begin Punjab tour with rally in Dy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal's constituency

AAP chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will begin his Punjab tour by addressing a rally in state's deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal's constituency -  Jalalabad – on Sunday.

Punjab ka paani nahin jaayega, nahin jaayega, nahin jaayega: CM Parkash Singh Badal

Punjab ka paani nahin jaayega, nahin jaayega, nahin jaayega: CM Parkash Singh Badal

In a setback to Punjab, the Supreme Court on Thursday held as unconstitutional the state's 2004 law intended to deny Haryana its share of Sutlej-Yamuna water.

Rajnath Singh chairs meeting with CMs, reviews security along Indo-Pak border

Rajnath Singh chairs meeting with CMs, reviews security along Indo-Pak border

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will tour border areas of Rajasthan and the border outposts to assess the situation along the border.

SAD, Congress take dig at Sidhu, say he ran away from fight

The ruling Shiromani Akali Dal in Punjab and opposition Congress on Wednesday took a dig at Navjot Singh Sidhu for his decision of not floating a party to contest the Assembly polls, saying he has run away from the fight.

Pargat Singh resigns from SAD

Former hockey captain-turned- politician Pargat Singh on Monday resigned from Shiromani Akali Dal, accusing party chief Sukhbir Singh Badal of "betraying" the trust of people of Punjab.

Does Aam Aadmi Party have links with Punjab radicals? Sukhbir Badal claims so

Does Aam Aadmi Party have links with Punjab radicals? Sukhbir Badal claims so

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Wednesday urged the central government to thoroughly investigate funding received by the AAP and its leaders, alleging that radicals from Punjab had aligned themselves with the outfit.

AAP has very close links with radicals, alleges Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday alleged that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has "very close links" with radical organisations and also termed the recent incident of party MP Bhagwant Mann uploading Parliament's security set up on social media as a "very serious lapse".

AAP has very close links with radicals: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday alleged that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has "very close links" with radical organisations and also termed the recent incident of party MP Bhagwant Mann uploading Parliament`s security set up on social media as a "very serious lapse".

Suspended by SAD, former India hockey captain Pargat Singh may soon join AAP

Suspended by SAD, former India hockey captain Pargat Singh may soon join AAP

Former Indian hockey captain and Jalandhar Cantonment MLA Pargat Singh, who has been suspended by the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), is reportedly mulling to join the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ahead of the Punjab Assembly Elections 2017.

SAD-BJP govt alert to foil any attempt to disturb law and order, says Punjab CM on possible terror attack reports

SAD-BJP govt alert to foil any attempt to disturb law and order, says Punjab CM on possible terror attack reports

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday said the SAD-BJP alliance government is fully alert and is ready to foil any nefarious attempt aimed at disturbing the law and order situation in the state.

Punjab spent Rs 97 crore on vehicles for Badals, ministers in 8 years

Punjab may be saddled with a debt of thousands of crores of rupees but that did not stop the state authorities from splurging Rs 97 crore to buy luxury vehicles for its political top brass over a period of eight years, an RTI application has revealed.

Govt has nothing to with 'Udta Punjab': Sukhbir Singh Badal

With the opposition accusing the ruling SAD-BJP combine in Punjab of using influence to "censor" 'Udta Punjab', a Hindi film that delves into the drug menace in the state, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday said the government has "nothing to do" with the film and that it is a matter between the producers and the censor board.

Priest who refused 'sirpora' to Punjab CM Badal transferred

Priest who refused 'sirpora' to Punjab CM Badal transferred

Balbir Singh, an ardasiya (prayer reciter), who refused the traditional 'siropa' (robe of honour) to Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has been transferred.

Tight security in Chandigarh ahead of AAP protest

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal has cancelled all his official engagements for Monday to receive AAP leaders who wish to protest outside his official residence.

Did Sukhbir Singh Badal call Rahul Gandhi Punjab’s biggest enemy?

Did Sukhbir Singh Badal call Rahul Gandhi Punjab’s biggest enemy?

Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday said Rahul Gandhi is the "biggest enemy" of Punjab for "branding" the state's youth as drug addicts and claimed the Congress vice president has given enough proof of being "anti-Punjab and anti-Sikh".

Black flags, protest welcome Arvind Kejriwal in Punjab

Black flags, protest welcome Arvind Kejriwal in Punjab

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who is on a five-day visit to Punjab, faced protest, black flags and 'Go Back Kejriwal' posters allegedly by SAD-BJP workers on Friday.