Punjab Assembly Elections 2017

Punjab Assembly Elections 2017: Polls re-aligned state’s politics

It was widely expected to be a crowning moment for the Aam Aadmi Party in Punjab this year, but it was the Congress which took top honours.

Capt Amarinder Singh strikes back at Navjot Singh Sidhu over The Kapil Sharma Show, says ‘ready to change ministry’

From day 1 of taking over as the chief minister of the state, Capt Amarinder Singh has been dropping hints that Sidhu should ideally give up his role in the comedy show or face accusations of having a

Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh appoints Raveen Thukral as Media Advisor, Bharat Inder Singh Chahal as Advisor

The Captain Amarinder Singh-led Punjab government has appointed Raveen Thukral as Media Advisor of the state and Bharat Inder Singh Chahal as the Advisor to the chief minister.

‘Respectful’ Navjot Singh Sidhu defies Captain Amarinder Singh says ‘will not leave TV career’

Navjot Singh Sidhu remains in the news for his television career in the famous comedy show 'The Kapil Sharma Show' and this time he goes against he defies Captain Amarinder Singh.

Navjot Singh Sidhu TV show row: Wife Navjot hits out at Capt Amarinder Singh, says TV ‘only source’ of earnings

Navjot Singh Sidhu's wife has jumped into his TV row and is alleging their family's livelihood is being threatened by the Punjab CM who has hinted that Sidhu should give up his other interests.

Power tussle starts between Navjot Singh Sidhu and CM Amarinder Singh; fight breaks out over ministry

Trouble in the Punjab as Navjot Singh Sidhu who is currently the Minister of Local Government, Tourism, Cultural Affairs, Archives and Museums in Punjab is upset with the portfolio that has been alloc

Parkash Singh Badal declines Punjab CM Amarinder Singh’s offer on govt house

Former Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today politely declined the offer of a free government accommodation made by the Punjab government, saying he was thankful to his successor Amarinder S

Red beacons removed from CM’s, ministers’ vehicles in Punjab

The beacons atop the vehicles of Punjab Chief Minister and his council of ministers have been removed after the Amarinder Singh dispensation decided to put a ban on its use on government vehicles.

Yogi Adityanath’s father speaks up, says son ‘always sought only to serve’

Even as Yogi Adityanath gets set to take the reigns of the Uttar Pradesh government as its newest chief minister after emerging the surprise choice of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that was unanimo

Punjab Cabinet: White paper on false claims of SAD-BJP regime

The Punjab Cabinet today decided to bring a white paper to expose the alleged "false" claims of the previous SAD-BJP government on development, governance reforms and fiscal position of the state.

Punjab: Capt Amarinder Singh led Cabinet says will form Group of experts to assess farm debts

"The cabinet decided to continue free power to farmers and also omit the existing section 67 (A) of the Punjab Cooperative Societies Act, 1961, for which the Department of Cooperation would get an ord

Punjab poll results: Amarinder Singh government announces Special Task Force to tackle drug menace

"Punjab cabinet decided to set up a Special Task Force (STF) in the Chief Minister's office to prepare and implement a comprehensive programme to eliminate drugs from the state, as promised by the Pun

Punjab Cabinet: 7 Key decisions taken by Capt. Amarinder Singh in first sitting

Two days after taking over the reins of power in Punjab, the new Congress government under Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today started work on the state's development agenda at its first cabinet meet

Why Navjot Singh Sidhu should NOT quit comedy!

If Sidhu is forced to leave the comedy show, or any other such event, it will make a serious case of denying an elected public servant his due right to earn bread and butter from an area of his/her pe

Sukhbir Singh Badal’s shocking Punjab defeat analysis: “We gave people too much to eat, they ended up vomiting”

Badal said: "It is like if someone eats too much, he ends up vomiting. So we actually gave people too much to eat."

Congress wants Navjot Singh Sidhu to be out of ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’

Interacting with media, the new Punjab minister had said, in his trademark acerbic style, "If people do not have a problem, why do you worry?"

People will learn SAD’s value after they suffer from drought for 5 years: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Former Deputy Chief Minister of Punjab and Shiromani Akali President, Sukhbir Singh Badal expressed his anguish and disappointment at the voters comparing them to someone who eats too much and then th

AAP alleges step-motherly treatment at Amarinder Singh’s swearing in ceremony

Attacking the Congress government on the day it took over, AAP party leaders said it should come out of its "feudal mindset".

Punjab Cabinet: senior minister Brahm Mohindra gets Health, Navjot Singh Sidhu Local govt, Manpreet Badal Finance

Amarinder would hold the portfolios of General Administration, Personnel, Home Affairs and Justice, Vigilance and other departments not assigned to any other Minister.

Punjab Election 2017: Navjot Singh Sidhu should be thanking Capt Amarinder Singh instead of complaining

During this year's campaign, Sidhu went on record multiple times saying that he wants to transform Punjab and as we all know, the change begins at the grass root level.

Amarinder Singh, Chief Minister of Punjab: Here is all you want to know about him

It was Singh who saved Congress' face in Punjab as the party had faced jolting defeats in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

Captain Amarinder Singh sworn in as Punjab Chief Minister; No Deputy CM post for Navjot Singh Sidhu: Live Updates

The ceremony is taking place at Punjab Raj Bhavan and the oath was administered by state Governor V P Singh Badnore.

Amarinder Singh to take oath as Punjab Chief Minister today; Manmohan Singh, Rahul Gandhi to attend swearing-in ceremony

Amarinder Singh, who led from the front to guide Congress to a stunning victory, will be sworn-in as the Chief Minister today for the second time.

Congress insiders to protest if Navjot Singh Sidhu becomes Punjab’s Deputy CM

One of the major problems that have been stated to be reasons for the protests against Sidhu's elevation within the party was that the state would end up with two leaders of the same community from Pa

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