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Jallianwala Bagh massacre: Rahul visits memorial, salutes people of India

Earlier today, President and Prime Minister also paid tributes on Twitter.

13 Apr 2019 10:17 AM

Manmohan Singh not likely to contest polls from Amritsar despite Congress' request

Singh has cited age and health concerns for not contesting polls.

11 Mar 2019 12:01 PM

Capt Amarinder fatherly figure, will sort out myself, says Navjot Sidhu

Sidhu's response comes close on heels of 2 ministers and MP of state demanding his resignation following his remark against CM.

03 Dec 2018 1:59 PM

Rahul would fail dope test by Punjab as he ‘consumes cocaine’: Subramanian Swamy

Swamy's remark came after Harsimrat Kaur Badal said leaders calling Punjabis 'Nashedis' should undergo prescribed dope test first.

05 Jul 2018 9:20 PM

Nine new ministers to take oath in Punjab tomorrow

The expansion has been pending for a long time and many senior MLAs were eyeing a ministerial berth.

20 Apr 2018 7:05 PM


Pathankot: Security beefed up, search ops underway after suspected terrorist movement

Acting on a tip-off, the police have stepped up security along the border belt of Punjab, particularly Pathankot.

19 Apr 2018 2:22 PM

Canada does not support separatists: Trudeau tells Amarinder Singh

Justin Trudeau on Wednesday sought to dispel perceptions his administration is too close to Sikh separatists, officials said,

21 Feb 2018 8:46 PM

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh meets Justin Trudeau, raises Khalistan issue

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet his Indian counterpart, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday.

21 Feb 2018 4:10 PM

It was Captain who started I-T sops for MLAs

Chief minister Amarinder Singh's decision to cut down expenses is in view of the financial constraints of the state.

10 Feb 2018 3:20 AM

Pay your I-T yourself, Amarinder Singh tells MLAs

Punjab is possibly the only state in the country to follow the system of the government paying taxes for all ministers and MLAs.

06 Feb 2018 1:28 AM


Rahul’s elevation will revive Congress, says Amarinder Singh

The election of Rahul, which was uncontested, caps the growing popularity of the young leader.

12 Dec 2017 2:18 AM

Cabinet expansion after polls, says Amarinder Singh

The chief minister was addressing a press conference at the launch of the Congress Vision Document for the state’s urban development.

08 Dec 2017 3:23 AM

Punjab CM announces compensation for kin of Ludhiana building collapse victims

In addition with the compensation, the CM also announces the jobs for next of kin of deceased firemen.

21 Nov 2017 6:40 PM

Happy event for Cong, downfall for BJP: Punjab CM on Gurdaspur win

'The impact of GST is very major; traders are fed up, while the impact of demonetisation is still being felt,' Singh asserted.

15 Oct 2017 8:43 PM

Stop those who stir communal tensions, says Amarinder Singh

The CM has also suggested coordination between the state and central intelligence agencies.

17 Jul 2017 2:30 AM


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

The AAP MLAs were protesting stopping of Sukhpal Khaira and LIP leader Simarjeet Singh Bains at the Assembly gate on Thursday.

22 Jun 2017 4:30 PM

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh waives off farmer loans

The loan waiver will provide relief up to Rs 2 lakh for small and marginal farmers along with Rs 2 lakh waiver for all marginal farmers.

20 Jun 2017 11:17 AM

Captain Amarinder Singh keeps poll pledge, ups pensions

The existing pensioners, however, will continue to get benefit pending review of the list, it was decided at the meeting.

06 May 2017 12:36 AM

Time to finish off Kejriwal, says Amarinder Singh

Subhash Nagar, which is dominated by Punjabi and Sikh voters, is also scheduled to hold by-poll for the Assembly seat on April 9.

31 Mar 2017 2:49 AM

Ahead of swearing-in ceremony, Amarinder Singh's wax statue unveiled in Ludhiana

Governor VP Singh Badnore will administer the oath of office and secrecy to Singh at Raj Bhawan in Chandigarh.

16 Mar 2017 10:50 AM