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Navjot Singh Sidhu suspends SDO Sewerage Board on corruption charges

Gurdaspur: Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu today suspended a sub-divisional officer of water supply and sewerage board here on charges of dereliction of duty.

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.

Punjab govt flays Parkash Singh Badal over his beacon remarks

The Punjab government today termed former Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal's reported statement on red beacons as "mere tokenism" and asked him to take up meaningful issues instead of indulging in frivolous opposition.

Priority will be to restore lost glory of Punjab: Cabinet Minister Manpreet Badal

Priority will be to restore lost glory of Punjab: Cabinet Minister Manpreet Badal

Newly inducted Punjab Cabinet Minister Manpreet Singh Badal today said priority of the Amarinder Singh-led Congress government will be to restore the "lost glory" of the state.

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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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.

Punjab Election Results: Captain Amarinder Singh steals the show – Why Congress won and Akalis lost

Punjab Election Results: Captain Amarinder Singh steals the show – Why Congress won and Akalis lost

Congress-led by Captain Amarinder Singh has emerged as the big winner in Punjab Assembly Elections.

Punjab battle: AAP upbeat as Akalis, Congress keep up bold face

Parkash Singh Badal, 89, is the oldest serving Chief Minister in the country.
 

Lambi to be Punjab's mother of all electoral battles

first time in Punjab's political history, two stalwarts of two mainline political parties are headed for a face-off in the February 4

Punjab Polls 2017: To teach ‘Dusht’ rivals a lesson, candidates get personal, animated

Rival candidates in the Punjab Assembly polls made all sorts of annotations that will tickle your bone. From "Dusht" (wicked), "kuttanga" (I'll thrash), "lootere" (robbers) to "topiwalas" (a reference to AAP workers), this is what the top politicians, across party lines, are hurling at each other.

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. 

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

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

Will Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP be a game-changer in Punjab Elections 2017

State elections in Punjab have always been a two-way contest.

Have always stood against Cong whenever they did injustice: Punjab CM

Have always stood against Cong whenever they did injustice: Punjab CM

Accusing the Congress Party of indulging in vendetta politics, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday rubbished the baseless allegations being levelled by the opposition and said that the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance will form the next government in Punjab."Our campaigning is going on in full swing.

Balbir Singh 'ardasia' who refused siropa to Badal joins AAP

Bhai Balbir Singh said that he refused 'siropa' to Badal because he was upset over repeated incidents of desecration of Guru Granth Sahib, an AAP release quoted him as saying.

PM Narendra Modi addresses election rally in Punjab's Jalandhar – Highlights

PM Narendra Modi addresses election rally in Punjab's Jalandhar – Highlights

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday kick-started the election campaign for Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiromani Akali Dal combine with a rally in Punjab's Jalndhar.

Badals of Punjab don't give water; Amarinder Singh will be next CM: Rahul Gandhi

Badals of Punjab don't give water; Amarinder Singh will be next CM: Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday affirmed that Captain Amarinder Singh - his party's face in Punjab – will be the next chief minister in case of a victory in the crucial assembly polls here.

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.

Punjab elections 2017: Lambi readies itself for 'battle royale'

Both Parkash Singh Badal and Amarinder Singh are rarely seen in the constituency as they go about stumping across Punjab.