Punjab News

Navjot Singh Sidhu urges SC to dismiss road rage case review plea, says ‘it’s not maintainable’

Navjot Singh Sidhu urges SC to dismiss road rage case review plea, says ‘it’s not maintainable’

Urging the Supreme Court to dismiss the review petition in the road rage case against him, Sidhu also cited his “impeccable reputation and clean antecedents” for consideration and pleaded with the

Feb 25, 2022, 11:34 AM IST
Centre bans apps, website and social media accounts linked to banned organization Sikhs For Justice

Centre bans apps, website and social media accounts linked to banned organization Sikhs For Justice

The action against foreign-based “Punjab Politics TV" was taken as the channel was attempting to use online media to disturb public order during the Punjab Assembly Elections.

Feb 22, 2022, 13:19 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal is a liar, he won't bring any change to Punjab: CM Channi

Arvind Kejriwal is a liar, he won't bring any change to Punjab: CM Channi

"Arvind Kejriwal is a lying man, he speaks big lies and either flips on his statements or sometimes apologizes," CM Channi said, adding that he is winning with a good margin from both the seats he is

Feb 21, 2022, 08:00 AM IST
Punjab Election 2022: AAP, Congress, BJP - who will have the last laugh?

Punjab Election 2022: AAP, Congress, BJP - who will have the last laugh?

After analysing voters’ moods, two scenarios seem likely when the results for Punjab Assembly polls are announced on March 10. 

Feb 20, 2022, 21:58 PM IST
Charanjit Channi, Navjot Sidhu ‘useless’, Congress will be wiped out in Punjab: Amarinder Singh

Charanjit Channi, Navjot Sidhu ‘useless’, Congress will be wiped out in Punjab: Amarinder Singh

Captain Amarinder Singh said, "I am certain of winning Patiala. I think we will win the elections...They (Congress) live in a different world and will be wiped out in Punjab." 

Feb 20, 2022, 15:34 PM IST
Sonu Sood’s car confiscated for trying to enter polling booth in Punjab’s Moga, actor sent back home

Sonu Sood’s car confiscated for trying to enter polling booth in Punjab’s Moga, actor sent back home

According to Moga District PRO Pradbhdeep Singh, “Sonu Sood was trying to enter a polling booth. During this, his car was confiscated and he was sent home. Action will be taken against him if he

Feb 20, 2022, 13:51 PM IST
'It’s mafia and drugs vs ‘change’ in Punjab': Navjot Singh Sidhu

'It’s mafia and drugs vs ‘change’ in Punjab': Navjot Singh Sidhu

Prominent faces in the fray include Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi, Aam Aadmi Party's chief ministerial face Bhagwant Mann, Punjab Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu, former CMs Amarinder

Feb 20, 2022, 11:15 AM IST
Punjab elections 2022: Conjoined twins cast two votes, given goggles to keep secrecy

Punjab elections 2022: Conjoined twins cast two votes, given goggles to keep secrecy

Voting for 117 Assembly seats in Punjab is currently underway.

Feb 20, 2022, 10:22 AM IST
Assembly Elections 2022: PM Narendra Modi urges youth, first-time voters of Uttar Pradesh, Punjab to vote

Assembly Elections 2022: PM Narendra Modi urges youth, first-time voters of Uttar Pradesh, Punjab to vote

"The Punjab elections and the third phase of the UP elections are being held today. I call upon all those voting today to do so in large numbers, particularly the youth as well as first-time voters

Feb 20, 2022, 09:34 AM IST
Voters of Punjab know everything: Bhagwant Mann on allegations against AAP

Voters of Punjab know everything: Bhagwant Mann on allegations against AAP

The main contest is among the ruling Congress, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), which is contesting the polls in alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party after breaking two-

Feb 20, 2022, 09:03 AM IST
Punjab Elections 2022: CM Channi offers prayers at Gurudwara, says ‘made all efforts for welfare of people’

Punjab Elections 2022: CM Channi offers prayers at Gurudwara, says ‘made all efforts for welfare of people’

"I have come to pray for the well-being of everyone and Punjab. The leadership was of the party during the campaign. It`ll now be the will of the almighty and people, we`ve made all efforts," CM

Feb 20, 2022, 08:47 AM IST
Punjab polls: Sonu Sood's sister Malvika hopeful of winning Moga seat

Punjab polls: Sonu Sood's sister Malvika hopeful of winning Moga seat

Bollywood actor Sonu Sood`s sister Malvika Sood Sachar said, "I have worked a lot for the welfare of the people. We have done many social works. I don`t think any other candidate has done so much

Feb 20, 2022, 08:18 AM IST
Assembly Elections 2022: Voting in Punjab, UP today, here are Covid-19 guidelines that voters should know

Assembly Elections 2022: Voting in Punjab, UP today, here are Covid-19 guidelines that voters should know

The Election Commission has announced various protocols for voters and election officials. EC has announced that not more than 1,000 voters are allowed to cast their votes on one polling booth. 

Feb 20, 2022, 07:06 AM IST
Being Bihari Babu, it hasn't just upset me but hurt many: Shatrughan on Channi's 'Bhaiye' remark

Being Bihari Babu, it hasn't just upset me but hurt many: Shatrughan on Channi's 'Bhaiye' remark

"Being a public figure, our friend Channi, presently the CM, must know how to conduct himself," Sinha, who had joined Congress in 2019, said.

Feb 20, 2022, 06:47 AM IST
Punjab Assembly election 2022: Over 2.14 crore voters to decide fate of 1304 candidates today

Punjab Assembly election 2022: Over 2.14 crore voters to decide fate of 1304 candidates today

Punjab is witnessing a multi-corner contest this time with Congress, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Shiromani Akali Dal-Bahujan Samaj Party alliance, and the coalition of Bharatiya Janata Party-former chief

Feb 20, 2022, 06:32 AM IST
Assembly polls: Punjab election, 3rd phase of polling in Uttar Pradesh today— All you need to know

Assembly polls: Punjab election, 3rd phase of polling in Uttar Pradesh today— All you need to know

While 16 districts will vote in Uttar Pradesh in the third phase, Punjab is set to witness polling on all its 117 Assembly seats.

Feb 19, 2022, 23:32 PM IST
Voters seek viable alternatives amidst anti-incumbency wave in Punjab

Voters seek viable alternatives amidst anti-incumbency wave in Punjab

 As voters of Punjab look for options, new alliances such as SAD-BSP, BJP-Punjab Lok Congress (PLC) and Aam Aadmi party appear to be the available alternatives.

Feb 19, 2022, 19:29 PM IST
Punjab Assembly polls: Congress releases manifesto, promises 1 lakh govt jobs, financial assistance to women

Punjab Assembly polls: Congress releases manifesto, promises 1 lakh govt jobs, financial assistance to women

To woo the voters in Punjab, the ruling Congress has promised Rs 1,100 per month for women, eight free cooking gas cylinders per year and one lakh government jobs. 

Feb 18, 2022, 19:24 PM IST
AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal hits back at critics on 'separatist' comments, calls it ‘comedy’

AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal hits back at critics on 'separatist' comments, calls it ‘comedy’

“Today, history is repeating itself. These all corrupt people have teamed up to brand the disciple of Bhagat Singh a terrorist, but people know the truth,” said Kejriwal. 

Feb 18, 2022, 14:40 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi ‘reveals’ why Congress removed Capt Amarinder Singh as Punjab CM

Rahul Gandhi ‘reveals’ why Congress removed Capt Amarinder Singh as Punjab CM

Rahul Gandhi claimed that Congress removed Captain Amarinder Singh as CM because he refused to provide free electricity to poor people in Punjab. 

Feb 17, 2022, 19:22 PM IST