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Punjab Assembly

Punjab elections 2022: AAP appears heading for clean sweep, leads in 88 of 117 seats

The early trends indicated that the ruling Congress has been decimated in Punjab

10 Mar 2022 11:21 AM

Ahead of assembly session, 23 ministers and MLAs test COVID positive: Punjab CM

CM Amarinder Singh tried to emphasise that the scenario was not conducive for holding physical examination for JEE-NEET

26 Aug 2020 8:17 PM

AAP will be 'strengthened' with Khaira's exit, should resign as MLA now: Sisodia

Khaira was suspended from the AAP in November last year for indulging in 'anti-party' activities.

06 Jan 2019 7:43 PM

'Totally deviated' from ideology: Sukhpal Singh Khaira resigns from AAP

'Unfortunately after joining I realised that hierarchy of AAP was no different from traditional centralised political parties,' Khaira said.

06 Jan 2019 1:24 PM

Cong rubbing salt into wounds of 1984 riots' victims: Akali Dal on Kamal Nath

SAD MLAs raised slogans against the Congress government and later staged a walkout.

14 Dec 2018 6:12 PM


Sukhpal Sing Khaira faces ire of AAP, CM refuses to meet him

Sisodia rebukes him, asks him to come clean on act.

21 Jun 2018 1:53 AM

Maharashtra ‘cheers’ SC booze ban, ignores Punj’s tipple trick

Punjab Assembly passed a bill to enable hotels, restaurants and other notified places near highways in the state to supply alcohol.

24 Jun 2017 2:52 AM

Punjab to allow highway hotels to serve alcohol

In December last year, the SC had ordered that liquor vends located within 500 metres of state and national highways, should be closed down.

24 Jun 2017 1:38 AM

Punjab govt amends SC order, allows highway hotels to serve liquor

In December last year, the Supreme Court passed a ruling forbidding sale of liquor within 500 metres of highways.

23 Jun 2017 5:52 PM

Opposition MLAs physically removed from House

Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal called Speaker Rana K.P. Singh a “goonda” after he too was marshalled out of the Assembly.

23 Jun 2017 1:40 AM


Punjab Assembly witnesses commotion; 2 AAP MLAs injured, hospitalised

Speaker Rana K P Singh suspended members of both the AAP and the SAD-BJP for disrupting the House proceedings.

22 Jun 2017 9:40 PM

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

Priority will be to restore lost glory of Punjab: Manpreet Badal

The cabinet minister indicated that some of the ‘lopsided’ policies of the previous SAD-BJP government will be undone by Congress.

16 Mar 2017 1:38 PM

Punjab: Capt Amarinder Singh takes oath as CM of Punjab

Nine new cabinet minister will also take oath in presence of Manmohan Singh and Rahul Gandhi

16 Mar 2017 10:19 AM

Pak Army kills mastermind of Punjab Assembly attack

Hikmat was the mastermind of the attack on Punjab Assembly in which at least 10 people were killed and dozens injured on Feb 13.

24 Feb 2017 11:55 AM