AICC General Secretary Rawat reached Chandigarh on Saturday morning to meet Amarinder Singh. He returned to Delhi later in the day.
July 17, 2021
"The party is working on a formula to appoint two working presidents and elections will be fought under the leadership of the Chief Minister," said Rawat.
July 16, 2021
Milkha Singh was admitted in the ICU of Covid Hospital of PGIMER on June 3 and was treated for Covid there till June 13 when after putting up a battle with Covid Milkha Singh tested negative.
June 19, 2021
On the issue of delay in the case, Amarinder Singh clarified that the recent judgement of the high court had nothing to do with the sacrilege cases and was related to the firing at Kotkapura.
April 28, 2021
Singh on Saturday said that the state has only five days of COVID-19 vaccines left
April 10, 2021
The Prime Minister will chair Saturday's meeting and issues related to agriculture, infrastructure, manufacturing and human resource development, service delivery at the grassroots level and health and nutrition will be discussed.
February 20, 2021
On the Union Minister’s statement that the Punjab government failed to stop farmers from joining the tractor rally, the CM said: “How could I stop peaceful farmers from going to their own national capital to exercise their democratic right of protest?”
January 28, 2021
Reacting sharply to BJP state unit's tweet accusing him of trying to make Punjab into another West Bengal, the Chief Minister said it was the "power-hungry BJP which had been trying to use the office of the Governor for its own vested interests".
January 3, 2021
Chandigarh, Oct 5: Reiterating his and his government’s full support to the agitating farmers in their fight against…
October 6, 2020
Nobody knows how long the crisis will continue or what the disease's side effects really are, pointed out the Chief Minister, directing the departments concerned to step up their efforts to spread public awareness about the problem.
If the BJP-led Central government thought it would "appease the agitating farmers with this trifling hike" they clearly did not understand the situation, Amarinder Singh said.
September 21, 2020
Lamenting the demise of four Punjabi soldiers in the Galwan Valley clash, the Chief Minister said it was extremely unfortunate, even though "as army men, we are always prepared to take the bullet".
June 20, 2020
Sonia Gandhi reconstitutes Punjab Pradesh Congress’ coordination committee after discussions with Amarinder Singh
New Delhi, Jan 22: After Chief Minister Amarinder Singh held discussions with Congress president in New Delhi, Sonia…
January 22, 2020
Punjab By-Election Result 2019 : Congress wins three of four Assembly seats, Amarinder Singh hails victory
Chandigarh, Oct 24 : The ruling Congress has won three seats inckuding Jalalabad seat while the Shiromani Akali…
October 24, 2019
Amarinder Singh also asked other departments to submit a list of vacancies so that the process of filling them could also be initiated immediately.
September 16, 2019
New Delhi, July 15: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh clearly said that he has no issues with Navjot…
July 15, 2019
Amaritsar, May 29: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging…
May 29, 2019
Chandigarh, May 19 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday rejected the various exit polls, saying their…
May 19, 2019
Chandigarh, May 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi is indulged in theatrics since he took over as Prime…
May 16, 2019
Gurdaspur (Punjab), April 26: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday took a jibe at the BJP candidate…
April 26, 2019
New Delhi, Jan 7: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday stated that the centre had not sanctioned…
January 7, 2019
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday called the Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the “worst leader India…
January 4, 2019
Dera Baba Nanak (Punjab), Nov 26: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday vowed to protect Punjab and…
November 26, 2018
Chandigarh, Nov 23: President Ram Nath Kovind and Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh will jointly lay the foundation…
November 23, 2018
Chandigarh, Nov 20 : Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh welcomed the death penalty to Yashpal Singh and life imprisonment…
November 20, 2018
August 19: Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh raised objection about the hugging episode of Navjot Singh Sidhu,…
August 19, 2018
Chandigarh, May 17: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday flayed Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala for swearing in BJP’s…
May 17, 2018
New Delhi, May 7: Soon after the Supreme Court transferred the trial in the rape and murder of…
May 7, 2018
Chandigarh, Feb 5: In a bid to counter illegal mining and tax evasion by miners, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder…
February 5, 2018
Chandigarh, Nov 22: Rejecting suggestions of supporting a ban on the movie ‘Padmavati’, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on…
November 22, 2017
New Delhi, Oct 15: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday hailed Congress’ thumping triumph over the BJP…
October 15, 2017
New Delhi, Aug 8: Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday condemning the stalking incident in which a senior IAS…
August 8, 2017
New Delhi, July 24: Praising Moga girl Harmanpreet Kaur for her performance in ICC Women’s World Cup tournament,…
July 24, 2017
Chandigarh, June 29 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday asked the farmers not to worry about farm loans.…
June 29, 2017
Punjab, 4 May: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh reacted strongly over the barbaric act of Mutilation of…
May 4, 2017
Breaking: Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal defeats Amarinder Singh in Lambi by a margin of over 22,000 votes. Badal,…
March 11, 2017
Punjab, 11 March: It seems as the best present to Captain Amarinder Singh on his 75th birthday after he…
March 11, 2017
Punjab, Jan 18, 2017: Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh and cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu files their nominations for…
January 18, 2017
Jan 17: Punjab Congress President Amarinder Singh on Tuesday filed nomination papers from Patiala constituency for the upcoming Punjab…
January 17, 2017
New Delhi, Dec 15: Ahead of upcoming Punjab Legislative elections, Congress party has released the list of its 61…
December 15, 2016
Punjab, 25 Nov: The Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan accepted the resignation of Amarinder Singh after he tendered…
November 25, 2016
After Punjab faced a huge setback as Supreme Court on Thursday declared the state’s 2004 law intended to…
November 10, 2016
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday issues a fresh notice to Punjab’s former Chief Minister Amarinder Singh’s son…
July 12, 2016
Congress leader Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday said that the only way to stop bloodshed in the country…
January 15, 2016
“We have small farmers and removal of MSP or ending the Arhtiya system will hit them hard,” he said, adding that the central government does not understand the psyche of the farmers of Punjab.
January 30, 2021
He said the BJP leaders had even tried to defame the farmers earlier with slanderous descriptions like 'terrorists' and 'urban Naxals'.
July 23, 2021
The Congress is facing a Punjab-like situation in Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh, where Sachin Pilot and T.S. Singh Deo, respectively, have chief ministerial ambitions.
July 19, 2021
Reiterating that he would accept any decision taken by Sonia Gandhi, Amarinder Singh termed the meeting with Rawat as fruitful, adding the latter would take up the issues raised by him with Gandhi.
July 19, 2021
New Delhi: Punjab Congress is likely to get new State President in the form of Navjot Singh Sidhu…
July 16, 2021
Sunil Jakhar said after the meet, "Hope that the current situation will be resolved and some wrong people are advising the chief minister over the decision on jobs to kin of MLAs."
June 30, 2021
As his attacks on Amarinder Singh saw pushback from other ministers, who demanded his suspension from the party for indiscipline, Sidhu had urged him to stop firing from his "colleagues' shoulders", and asked "… Who will protect you in court of the Great Guru?"
May 21, 2021
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday slammed the Centre for allegedly spreading misinformation about the state's farmers with its recent letter on the plight of bonded labourers.
April 5, 2021
Chandigarh, March 30 : Famous Punjabi singer Diljaan Singh, 31, died in a car accident near Amritsar on…
March 30, 2021
The Congress has always upheld the Constitutional principles of democracy and the freedom of the citizens, and continues to do so in Punjab and other states where it is ruling, he said.
February 16, 2021
New Delhi, Dec 3 : A crucial fourth round of talks between the Centre and over 34 farmer…
Taking the fight of Punjab farmers to Delhi and to highlight the crisis of supplies in the state…
November 4, 2020
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday welcomed the farmer unions’ decision to allow movement of goods trains,…
October 21, 2020
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday announced Rs 50 lakh for the upkeep and maintenance of Shaheed-e-Azam…
September 28, 2020
Amarinder Singh said if Sukhbir Badal, Harsimrat Badal and other SAD leaders had any shame left, they should admit to their deceitful actions as part of the Union government and beg the farmers for forgiveness.
September 27, 2020
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday expressed hope that the pain of the agitating farmers, who braved…
September 25, 2020
Ridiculing Congress MP Partap Singh Bajwa for trying to rake in political moolah over the alleged Rs 55.71…
August 29, 2020
Recalling the contributions of the millions of Indians to the freedom struggle, the Chief Minister said Punjabis had always been at the forefront of every battle.
August 15, 2020
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and his Haryana counterpart Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday paid tributes to Shaheed…
July 31, 2020
Chandigarh, June 18 : Terming as “horrendous” and “barbaric” the brutality with which 20 Indian soldiers were killed…
June 18, 2020
Chandigarh, May 18 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday said the state was all set to…
May 18, 2020
Ask Railway Ministry for trains to facilitate return of migrants to their home states : Amarinder to PM
Chandigarh, May 1: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him…
May 1, 2020
the BJP-led central government had failed to factor in the possible reaction of the people in its plans to impose the CAA, as well as the NRC and NPR, on the nation.
February 25, 2020
Shatrughan Sinha, who ditched the BJP ahead of the Lok Sabha polls and joined the Congress, campaigned for party's Dwarka candidate Adarsh Shastri.
February 3, 2020
Reports suggested that hundreds of angry residents at Nankana Sahibpelted the Sikh pilgrims with stones on Friday.
January 3, 2020
Ludhiana, Dec 30 : Lashing out at the BJP for trying to change the Constitution’s Preamble, Punjab Chief…
December 30, 2019
Any legislation that seeks to divide the people of the country on religious lines was illegal and unethical, and could not be allowed to sustain.
December 13, 2019
Mohali Dec 6 : Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said that the state government will not allow…
December 6, 2019
Earlier, Sidhu was allowed by the Indian government to accompany the all-party "jatha" that travelled to Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan via the Kartarpur Corridor.
November 10, 2019
Kartarpur, Nov 9 (IANS) The first lot of 500 pilgrims from India reached Pakistan’s Kartarpur to pay obeisance…
November 10, 2019
The Chief Minister said cleaning and lining of the right bank of the holy Bein rivulet had been complete in the Sultanpur Lodhi section at a cost of Rs 11 crore, in partnership with Sant Seechewal.
November 5, 2019
Chandigarh, Oct 13 In a stinging response to Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal’s latest tirade at his government,…
October 13, 2019
Chandigarh, Sep 24 Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday mooted a dedicated Punjab-Iran Chamber of Commerce to…
September 24, 2019
New Delhi, Sep 14 In a meeting convened by Congress interim President to review the progress of Congress…
September 14, 2019
The Chief Minister suggested that the Ministry of External Affairs take up the matter in the bilateral meetings on the subject for an early resolution.
September 12, 2019
Chandigarh, July 31: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said that there is a deep sense of hurt…
July 31, 2019
New Delhi, July 14: Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday tweeted his resignation which was submitted by…
July 14, 2019
Punjab CM Amarinder writes to Jaishankar, Seeks Help For Release of Indian Youth From Malaysian Jail
New Delhi, July 3 : Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has written a letter to External Affairs…
July 3, 2019
The cheque was on Wednesday handed over by Director Sports Amrit Kaur Gill to the maternal grandson Kabir Singh.
June 26, 2019
New Delhi, June 15 Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday held a meeting with Congress Chief Ministers…
June 15, 2019
Punjab, June 10 : Punjab Cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, who is at loggerheads with Chief Minister Amarinder…
June 10, 2019
Chandigarh, June 5 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to consider agriculture…
June 5, 2019
Sidhu’s portfolio to be changed as Hugging the Pakistani Army Chief is unacceptable: Punjab CM Amarinder
New Delhi, May 24 : Punjab under the leadership of Captain Amarinder Singh have resisted the Modi wave…
May 24, 2019
Chandigarh, May 10: Taking strong exception to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s attempt to link Rajiv Gandhi with the…
May 10, 2019
Chandigarh, April 14 Accusing the government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Canada of “succumbing to domestic political…
April 14, 2019
Chandigarh, April 13 On a day when the nation was commemorating the 100th anniversary of the massacre of…
April 13, 2019
Chandigarh, March 16 : While supporting the air strikes inside Pakistan by the Indian Air Force, Punjab Chief…
March 16, 2019
Pathankot (Punjab), March 8 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday revived the vital Shahpur Kandi Dam…
March 8, 2019
The 35-year-old Wing Commander was captured on Wednesday by Pakistan after his MiG-21 Bison fighter jet was hit during an dog-fight with Pakistan Air Force jets near the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.
February 28, 2019
Tarn Taran (Punjab), Feb 28 Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday welcomed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s…
February 28, 2019
Chandigarh, Feb 26 : Punjab has put its six border districts on high alert while Chief Minister Amarinder…
February 26, 2019
Chandigarh, Feb 19: Chiding Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan over his comments demanding proof of Pakistan’s role in…
February 19, 2019
Ropar, Feb 17 : Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday met the bereaved parents of CRPF…
February 17, 2019
Chandigarh, Feb 16 (IANS) Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu has again put the Congress party and Punjab…
February 16, 2019
Chandigarh, Dec 28 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday announced setting up of an advisory board…
December 28, 2018
Warning him that "such acts would backfire on his party in the coming Lok Sabha elections", the Chief Minister asked Badal to immediately "apologize for the obnoxious act of his party workers".
December 25, 2018
Amarinder said in the interview that the demand for opening of the Kartarpur Sahib corridor was pending since partition as several holy Sikh shrines (Sri Nankana Sahib, Sri Panja Sahib, Dera Sahib and Kartarpur Sahib) had gone to Pakistan.
December 10, 2018
Chandigarh, Dec 6 : The magisterial inquiry into the Amritsar train tragedy that claimed 61 lives has held…
December 6, 2018
Badal also appealed to the Government of Pakistan to reciprocate the Indian government's initiative and respect the sentiments of the Sikhs.
November 22, 2018
Chandigarh, Nov 3 : Amid reports of alleged stripping of girls at government school in Punjab’s Fazilka district…
November 3, 2018
Chandigarh, Oct 1 : Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu batted for legalising the production of poppy husk for…
October 1, 2018
New Delhi, Sep 17 : Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh on Monday said that Pakistan…
September 17, 2018
Chandigarh, Aug 23 : Of the 344 complaints allowed so far by the Justice (Retd.) Mehtab Singh Gill…
August 23, 2018
Chandigarh, June 16 : Condemning the leader of the Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira’s statement of announcing his support for…
June 16, 2018
Threatening one another was not acceptable in a civilised society and he did not approve of such actions, either as chief minister or as an individual.
May 29, 2018
New Delhi, March 23: The nation is paying tributes to freedom fighters – Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev –…
March 23, 2018
Expressing grief at the news, the Chief Minister said it had come as a shock to the families and to everyone else in Punjab, as they had been hoping and praying for the well-being of the hostages, who had been abducted by the ISIS in 2014.
March 20, 2018
Chandigarh, Dec 17: Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and his wife Navjot Kaur Sidhu cast their votes at Ward…
December 17, 2017
New Delhi, Nov 14: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday asked his Punjab counterpart Amarinder Singh to meet…
November 14, 2017
Chandigarh, Oct 5: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh was on Thursday locked in a bitter war of words with…
October 5, 2017
Chandigarh, Sep 23, 2017: Senior journalist K.J. Singh and his aged mother were found dead in their residence…
September 23, 2017
New Delhi, Sep 22: BJP candidate Swaran Singh Salaria on Friday filed nomination papers for Lok Sabha by-election from…
September 22, 2017
Chandigarh, Aug 25, 2017: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday appealed to people of the state to…
August 25, 2017
Chandigarh, Aug 1: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday warned Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal…
August 1, 2017
Chandigarh/New Delhi, July 8 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday held his predecessor Parkash Singh Badal…
July 8, 2017
Chandigarh, May 26: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday condoled the death of former state Director General of…
May 26, 2017
Chandigarh, May 1 : A threat publicly issued to Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh by pro-Khalistan elements during an…
May 1, 2017
This was when Indira Gandhi lost, Sanjay Gandhi and I also lost. Then suddenly in two years we bounced back again.
April 30, 2017
Chandigarh, April 16 : One is Canada’s Defence Minister and the other is the Chief Minister of a state…
April 16, 2017
Amritsar, April 13, 2017: Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday called Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan…
April 13, 2017
New Delhi, March 24: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a special…
March 24, 2017
"It is only in the political field we have been rivals in last couple of years."
March 20, 2017
Chandigarh, March 12 The Congress, which swept the Punjab assembly elections, on Sunday formally elected Amarinder Singh as…
March 12, 2017
New Delhi, March 11 : Congress party veteran Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday effectively turned on its head the…
March 11, 2017
Chandigarh, March 11 : The Congress party on Saturday swept back to power in Punjab after a decade, with…
March 11, 2017
Majitha (Punjab), January 27: Ahead of the assembly polls in Punjab, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi started his…
January 27, 2017
"The interests of Punjab's people are of utmost importance. I will not allow these to be compromised at any cost, even if the Congress leadership tomorrow decides to take a contrarian stand on the issue."
January 21, 2017
Amritsar, Jan 19, 2017: Coming together for the first time after cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu joined the Congress,…
January 19, 2017
Jan 14: Giving an interesting turn to Punjab’s politics, state Congress president Amarinder Singh has sought the Congress…
January 14, 2017
New Delhi, January 9: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh released the Congress election manifesto for Punjab in New Delhi…
January 9, 2017
Jan 6: With elections to the 117-member Punjab assembly set to be held on February 4, Congress state…
January 6, 2017
New Delhi, Dec 28: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday announced Delhi AAP legislator Jarnail Singh would contest…
December 28, 2016
Chandigarh, Dec 7, 2016: In a major setback to the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), two of its…
December 7, 2016
No decision has yet been taken on Navjot Singh Sidhu’s entry into the party even as speculation was…
November 23, 2016
Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Capt Amarinder Singh announced on friday that he will be releasing the uncensored…
June 10, 2016
Baba Hardev Singh, spiritual head of the Sant Nirankari Mission, died in a road accident in Canada’s Montreal…
May 14, 2016
Chandigarh, Feb 12 : Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh on Friday hit back at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal…
February 12, 2016
Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who has taken up arms against Amarinder Singh, has met party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in the recent past.
July 13, 2021
Briefing Modi on the memorandum sent to the Centre in this regard, Amarinder Singh said his government plans to duly recognise the towns and villages associated with the life of Guru Sahib in the state by upgrading their infrastructure.
April 9, 2021
Captain Amarinder Singh said that there has been an increase in weapons coming from Pakistan since October when the farmers began their agitation against the three farm laws.
January 30, 2021
Amarinder Singh pointed out that the prolonged economic crisis, which would be aggravated as a result of telecom service disruption in the state, would have a trigger-effect on the agriculture sector, as well as the farming community too.
December 25, 2020
The Chief Minister said that he has been trying to contact Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh regarding the farmers’ march since the last three days, but the latter did not respond.
Amarinder Singh also rejected SAD's ultimatum for sacking state SC Welfare Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot in the alleged scholarship scam, in which a committee of three IAS officers and even the Chief Secretary had given him a clean chit.
October 12, 2020
There was no time to take up with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the issue of deferment of exams, said Amarinder Singh in response to a suggestion to this effect.
August 27, 2020
Amarinder Singh said as one of the most affected states, agriculturally, Punjab needed support for the farmers during the wheat harvesting and procurement, which the Centre failed to deliver.
May 15, 2020
At the same time, Amarinder Singh urged the people to pledge themselves to fight the war against COVID-19 by staying at home.
March 25, 2020
Besides Manmohan Singh and Amarinder Singh, the 550-pilgrim list in the first jatha included Union Ministers Harsimrat Singh and Hardeep Puri, many MPs, MLAs, Ministers and prominent Indians, including from abroad.
November 6, 2019
Amarinder Singh termed Harsimrat Kaur "the most ill-informed woman he had ever come across", and with "the habit of making irrational statements without knowing the facts".
September 10, 2019
We have gone into elections in Punjab projecting a face in as Amarinder Singh. We have gone into elections not projecting a face.
September 28, 2017
Bajwa, who was the host, played down the meeting, saying: "We are with Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi… whatever decision they will take, everybody will accept it."
July 18, 2021
In a statement on Sunday, Jakhar said the MLAs and district presidents would pass a resolution, saying that whatever decision the party high command will take will be acceptable to the state unit.
July 18, 2021
While Sidhu is not relenting in his attack on the Chief Minister, he has insisted on an early resolution of issues. State in-charge Harish Rawat has said that the matter is with Sonia Gandhi and refused to comment on statements made by Sidhu.
June 23, 2021
Rahul Gandhi was born on June 19, 1970 to Rajiv Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi in Delhi.
June 19, 2021
Petitioners submit that the appointment of Kishor as Principal Advisor to the Chief Minister, that too in the rank and status of a Cabinet minister at the cost of public money, is not permissible
May 10, 2021
During the meeting, Gandhi discussed the efforts to fight Covid-19 including the availability of vaccine, access to medicines and ventilators. "Public gatherings, including poll rallies should be cancelled," she said.
April 12, 2021
Chandigarh: Actor Sonu Sood, the Messiah of the migrants who refuses to call himself so, has donned a…
April 12, 2021
New Delhi: The 400th Birth Anniversary (Prakash Purab) of Guru Teg Bahadur should not be looked only as…
April 8, 2021
Ashwani Kumar Sharma, the Punjab BJP president, said that last Saturday’s assault on party legislator Arun Narang, allegedly by farmers protesting against the three central agricultural laws, ‘amounts to lynching.’
March 30, 2021
BJP MLA Arun Narang was attacked by a group of protesting farmers in Punjab’s Malout on Saturday.
March 28, 2021
The members, while requesting the Speaker to allow this discussion on priority, said not doing so would be tantamount to betraying the 'annadaata'.
March 2, 2021
The deceased father-son duo further mentioned in the note that they were distressed as the Centre did not repeal the new farm laws.
February 21, 2021
Elections were held in 117 urban local bodies, comprising eight municipal corporations, 109 municipal councils and nagar panchayats on February 14.
February 17, 2021
The Bill seeks to amend the Civil Procedure Code and replace The Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act; The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act; and Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act.
February 16, 2021
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said a total of 89 persons from the state were reported…
February 2, 2021
Even as he termed their Republic Day tractor rally a testimony to the celebration of the Indian Republic…
January 25, 2021
The Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting on Friday witnessed some heated exchange of words among Rajasthan Chief Minister…
January 22, 2021
“The lost lives cannot be recovered,” he pointed out, asking the Punjab BJP leaders to stop politicising a peaceful agitation with their ill-conceived comments.
January 3, 2021
The blockade of important highways connecting J&K, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and the NCR has been resulting in a daily loss of Rs 3,000-3,500 crore, as per Assocham estimates.
December 31, 2020
The Congress on Tuesday set up a committee led by former Defence Minister AK Antony to plan and coordinate the party's activities to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the historic Bangladesh liberation war.
December 30, 2020
1467 mobile towers in Punjab turned defunct by protesting farmers
December 28, 2020
Despite the appeal, 1,467 towers were downed at 8 p.m. on Sunday. Despite this, 400 sites were upped by companies.
December 27, 2020
He warned the Delhi CM that his latest attempt to drive a wedge between the Punjab government and the farmers would not succeed.
December 13, 2020
Chandigarh, Dec 3 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday expressed grief over the death of two…
Chandigarh, Dec 1: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday hit out at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)…
December 1, 2020
Face-off between farmers, police near Delhi border; tensions rise
November 27, 2020
Today, India is moving forward with the goal of reducing the country's carbon footprint by 30-35%, says PM Modi at Pt Deendayal Petroleum University.
November 21, 2020
Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday expressed disappointment over the adamant refusal of the farmer unions…
November 18, 2020
Manish Tewari was Union minister of Information and Broadcasting during the UPA-II regime between 2012 and 2014.
November 17, 2020
Amid the continued deadlock between the Centre and Punjab's farmer unions, the protesting farmers on Saturday announced to observe 'black Diwali' against the 'black' agricultural laws.
November 15, 2020
Chandigarh, Nov 10 (IANS): Punjab will conduct its second sero survey next week, for which Chief Minister Amarinder Singh…
November 10, 2020
The Chief Minister, however, assured the unions that his government would not allow the interests of the farmers to be compromised at any cost, as these were linked inexorably to the interests of the state.
Fearing the strained relations may spoil peace, the Chief Minister has warned many a time that any move by the Central government to tinker with religion or livelihood of the people would trigger resentment and anger.
Given the gravity of the issue, it was time to come together to resolve the issue in the interest of the nation, the Chief Minister added.
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has also expressed deep concern over Diwali celebrations amid the COVID spike.
November 7, 2020
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday announced that he will lead a relay ‘dharna’ of Congress MLAs…
November 3, 2020
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday formally launched the recently announced Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Post Matric Scheduled…
October 31, 2020
A newly-launched programme coordination body will lead the protests.
October 28, 2020
The bills against farm laws were also backed by the Opposition SAD, AAP and Lok Insaaf MLAs.
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS): Even as Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday presented four Bills in the…
Ahead of the rally, party's Punjab affairs incharge Harish Rawat had met him to pacify him after reports surfaced that he may leave the Congress.
October 19, 2020
This would help create more employment opportunities for workers, according to an official spokesperson.
October 18, 2020
The Punjab government on Wednesday decided to convene a special session of the Vidhan Sabha on October 19…
October 14, 2020
New Delhi, Oct 10 : The Congress has prepared a list of 30 star campaigners ahead of the…
October 10, 2020
It was clear the duo had no justification for their actions, which had brought the situation to such a pass, where the very survival of the farmers was at stake, he said.
October 9, 2020
Rahul reminded the people that Modi had claimed the war against the pandemic would be won in 22 days.
October 6, 2020
Gandhi, who is holding a series of tractor rallies named 'Kheti Bachao Yatra' across the state to protest the Centre's new farm laws, accused the prime minister of destroying the system.
October 5, 2020
Leading a tractor rally in Punjab against the farm legislations, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi launched a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
October 5, 2020
Sonia Gandhi today asked Congress-ruled states to consider bringing laws to overrule the centre’s farm laws, which have…
September 28, 2020
Heavy police force has been deployed in both the states to deal with any untoward situation. Even shopkeepers…
September 25, 2020
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday ordered an inquiry into a letter issued by a BDPO regarding…
September 19, 2020
A protesting farmer in Punjab on Friday tried to commit suicide by consuming poisonous substance.
September 18, 2020
Angry over three agriculture-related Bills, hundreds of farmers blocked major highways in parts of Punjab and Haryana on Wednesday to demand that the proposed laws should not be pursued in Parliament.
September 16, 2020
The resolution was passed with a voice vote in the absence of SAD members. However, both members of the BJP were present in the House.
September 13, 2020
Chandigarh, Sep 11 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday announced oximeters to be made available to…
September 11, 2020
She also targeted the government for handing over six airports to private players and for the privatisation of railways.
August 26, 2020
The source said the agenda of the meeting also includes compensation to states who have reported a loss of revenue because of the GST in the time of the pandemic.
August 26, 2020
Punjab to recruit 428 medical officers on urgent basis even as death count due to COVID-19 crosses 1036
The recruitment, to be undertaken in the Health Department, would be done by a Special Selection Committee headed by Dr. KK Talwar through walk-in-interviews
August 25, 2020
The decision comes a day after the death of a Patiala-based journalist who succumbed to the virus.
August 25, 2020
There were reports that Gandhi had said that the letter written by the group of people seeking overhaul of Congress was done at the behest of the BJP.
August 24, 2020
Sonia Gandhi made the request at the crucial CWC meeting where the issue of leadership will be on agenda.
August 24, 2020
A top aide of Sonia Gandhi too denied any such move and said that everything will depend on the Congress Working Committee meet.
August 23, 2020
New Delhi: Sonia Gandhi completes one year as the Congress interim President in her second stint as the…
August 10, 2020
“The MPs have raised some issues and it’s unfortunate that hard words were used from both the sides, but the Chief Minister has said that he will take strict action against the culprits.”
August 9, 2020
Tarn Taran (Punjab), Aug 7 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday announced an increased compensation of…
August 7, 2020
The ministers, in a joint statement, called for cracking the whip on the two MPs without any laxity or delay.
August 7, 2020
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday ordered the suspension of, and inquiry against, seven Excise and Taxation…
August 1, 2020
Chandigarh, July 29 : Taking strong exception to the so-called ‘warning’ by Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Badal on…
July 29, 2020
He also announced Rs 5,100 cash prize each for 335 students who scored 98 per cent plus marks in the Class XII examinations.
July 25, 2020