SAD

Gurdaspur by-election Result: Some facts about winning Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar

Gurdaspur by-election Result: Some facts about winning Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar

Punjab's ruling Congress secured an emphatic win in the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat on Sunday. Punjab Congress unit chief Sunil Jakhar trouned BJP candidate Swaran Salaria by a whopping margin of 1,93,219 votes in the high stakes bypoll.

Oct 15, 2017, 21:50 PM IST

Gurdsaspur bypoll results: People have reaffirmed faith in Congress' policies, says Surjewala

Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar won the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll by defeating his nearest rival, BJP nominee Swaran Salaria, with a margin of 1,93,219 votes.

Oct 15, 2017, 21:15 PM IST
Gurdaspur Lok Sabha By-election: Congress wins prestige battle and bragging rights

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha By-election: Congress wins prestige battle and bragging rights

The seat was held by the BJP and a by-election was necessitated after sitting MP, and veteran actor, Vinod Khanna died in April this year. 

Oct 15, 2017, 21:13 PM IST

AAP, SAD playing fixed match: Punjab Congress chief

"They have reduced the assembly to a battleground due to their inter and intra party power struggles," he said.
 

Jun 24, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

Punjab Assembly: AAP, SAD MLAs suspended for a day for creating ruckus

Main opposition Aam Aadmi Party and ally Lok Insaaf Party (LIP) MLAs were physically removed out of the Punjab assembly here on Thursday by the Marshals after they created a ruckus.

Jun 22, 2017, 14:30 PM IST

40 consulate sub-offices for NRIs soon: Akali leader

"India is going to open 40 new consulate sub-offices in countries where NRIs have settled in large numbers," the Anandpur Sahib MP said in a statement here.

May 14, 2017, 18:25 PM IST

Woman sets herself ablaze in front of SAD councillor's office, dies

A woman, who had set herself on fire outside the office of an Akali councillor at Krishna Colony here last week, succumbed to her injuries at PGIMER Chandigarh where she was undergoing treatment.

May 11, 2017, 13:56 PM IST
Rana Kanwar Pal Singh elected Speaker of Punjab Assembly

Rana Kanwar Pal Singh elected Speaker of Punjab Assembly

Congress' Rana Kanwar Pal Singh was unanimously elected as the Speaker of the Punjab Assembly here on Monday.

Mar 27, 2017, 16:15 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal has lost mental balance, should meditate: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Arvind Kejriwal has lost mental balance, should meditate: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal today advised Arvind Kejriwal to go for 'vipassana' instead of casting aspersions on the reliability of EVMs.

Mar 15, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
BJP would have won if contested alone in Punjab: Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij

BJP would have won if contested alone in Punjab: Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij

Reacting to the political debacle of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)- Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance in Punjab, Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij said that the saffron party would have won the Punjab Assembly elections if it had contested them without the coalition.

Mar 14, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
BJP would have won if contested alone in Punjab: Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij

BJP would have won if contested alone in Punjab: Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij

Reacting to the political debacle of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)- Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance in Punjab, Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij said that the saffron party would have won the Punjab Assembly elections if it had contested them without the coalition.

Mar 14, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
High-voltage Punjab Assembly poll campaign ends

High-voltage Punjab Assembly poll campaign ends

The high-voltage campaign for the February 4 assembly elections in Punjab came to an end this evening following hectic campaigning by various political parties.

Feb 02, 2017, 18:33 PM IST

Punjab Assembly elections 2017: With Sidhu-Amarinder duo, can Congress win this poll battle? Here's detailed analysis

The electoral battle lines are already drawn in Punjab! 

Jan 31, 2017, 16:40 PM IST
Punjab assembly elections: Akali Dal releases poll manifesto, promises 20 lakh jobs

Punjab assembly elections: Akali Dal releases poll manifesto, promises 20 lakh jobs

Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal on Tuesday released its poll manifesto, promising 20 lakh jobs and free tubewell connections to all farmers among other things.

Jan 24, 2017, 18:55 PM IST
Rajnath Singh raps Pakistan for supplying drugs in Punjab, warns of dire consequences

Rajnath Singh raps Pakistan for supplying drugs in Punjab, warns of dire consequences

Lashing out at Pakistan for supplying drugs in the Indian state of Punjab, Union Minister Rajnath Singh warned the Asian neighbour of dire consequences of it does not mend its ways.

Jan 24, 2017, 16:11 PM IST
If Congress loses this time, it will cease to exist in Punjab: Akali Dal

If Congress loses this time, it will cease to exist in Punjab: Akali Dal

Shiromani Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday said a defeat in the state in the Assembly poll would mean "end of the Congress in Punjab".

Jan 23, 2017, 21:27 PM IST

Congress ups ante in Punjab polls; Amarinder Singh to fight against Parkash Singh Badal

Enthused by cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu joining the party, a fired up Congress on Monday announced that its state president Amarinder Singh would take on Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal in the latter's traditional assembly seat of Lambi.

Jan 16, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

SAD moves EC against Bhagwant Mann, Punjab DGP

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today urged the Election Commission to take action against AAP leader Bhagwant Mann and Punjab Director General of Police (DGP) Mohammad Mustafa for allegedly making "inflammatory" statements and trying to "coerce" the voters, respectively.

Jan 11, 2017, 22:40 PM IST
Punjab saw rapid development in SAD-BJP rule; AAP, Cong enemies of state: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab saw rapid development in SAD-BJP rule; AAP, Cong enemies of state: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Wednesday said the state has witnessed rapid development during SAD-BJP alliance and asked the people to give a befitting reply to Aam Aadmi Party and Congress, terming the two parties as "enemies of Punjab".

Dec 21, 2016, 23:34 PM IST
 Chandigarh municipal elections results: BJP-SAD alliance scripts history; PM Narendra Modi attributes victory to 'good governance'

Chandigarh municipal elections results: BJP-SAD alliance scripts history; PM Narendra Modi attributes victory to 'good governance'

BJP-SAD alliance scripted history as results of Chandigarh municipal elections results were declared on Tuesday.

Dec 20, 2016, 23:11 PM IST