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".

NRI Sammelan by SAD-BJP government proved farce: Cong

Describing the two-day NRI Sammelan organised by the state government as a "farce", the Punjab Congress on Sunday accused the SAD-BJP alliance of "befooling" the Punjabi diaspora.

Rahul`s Oct 10 visit will boost party in state: Punjab Congress

Punjab Congress on Saturday stated that the proposed visit of party vice-president Rahul Gandhi to the state on October 10 would boost their prospects ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

False case lodged against Kagar: Punjab Congress

Punjab Congress on Saturday accused the ruling SAD-BJP combine in the state of lodging a false case against its state party vice president Gurpreet Singh Kangar.

Uproot corrupt SAD-BJP alliance: Shakeel Ahmed to Punjab Cong

Shakeel Ahmed on Sunday called upon party members to uproot SAD-BJP alliance and free people from a "corrupt and incompetent" regime.

Dropped Congress leader asks party to `introspect`

Days after he was dropped from the AICC, PCC leader Jagmeet Singh Brar on Wednesday said the state unit of the party needed serious introspection.

SAD should snap ties with BJP: Punjab Congress

Punjab Congress on Tuesday said SAD should take a cue from JD(U) and snap ties with BJP to protect the interests of minorities, including Sikhs.

Cong activists burn Maluka`s effigy, demand his dismissal

Phagwara Block Cong Committee activists demanded dismissal of Punjab Education Minister Sikander Singh Maluka for alleged irregularities in the purchase of school library books, science kits and supply of map masters.

Punjab Cong to expose SAD-BJP govt: Bajwa

Punjab Congress Chief Partap Singh Bajwa on Saturday said the SAD-BJP government is misleading people by claiming that the state budget was tax free.

Local Congress leader shot at in Punjab

A local Congress leader was on Sunday seriously injured after two unidentified motorcycle-borne assailants opened fire on him in the district, police said.

Badal extends olive branch to new Punjab Congress chief

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday held out an olive branch to newly appointed state Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa.

Amarinder leads Cong dharna against Faridkot abduction

Punjab unit of Congress on Sunday held protest against the abduction of a minor girl alleging the government "negligence" in performing its duties.

Punjab Cong seeks emergency session of state Assembly

A delegation of the Congress MLAs led by the Leader of Opposition will meet Punjab Governor on Tuesday to emphasise the need for emergency session of the Punjab assembly.

PCC official writes to Sonia demanding Amarinder`s removal

A PCC office bearer here has written to the party president Sonia Gandhi, demanding removal of the state Congress chief Amarinder Singh.

Punjab Cong releases manifesto for civic polls

Punjab Congress released its manifesto for the municipal corporation elections promising not to impose property tax on residential units, regularise illegal colonies and made the civic bodies corruption free.

62 of 71 defeated Cong candidates back Amarinder

In a boost to beleagured Punjab Congress chief, Amarinder Singh got the support of 62 of the 71 Congress candidates.