Punjab Congress

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  • RSS leader's killing: AAP says law and order situation has worsened under Congress rule

    RSS leader's killing: AAP says law and order situation has worsened under Congress rule

    Condemning the murder of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) member Ravinder Gosain in Ludhiana, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday said the law and order situation has worsened with the change of guard in state. In a Press statement, AAP state co-president, Aman......

    October 18, 2017
  •  Congress govt in Punjab has failed on all fronts: Badal

     Congress govt in Punjab has failed on all fronts: Badal

    Former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal Saturday accused the Amarinder Singh-led Congress government of failing on all fronts and betraying people's trust in the first six months of its term. "The Amarinder Singh government has failed on political, economic......

    September 17, 2017
  • Cong urges MEA to seek Canadian PM's intervention to reopen Punjab CM threat case

    Cong urges MEA to seek Canadian PM's intervention to reopen Punjab CM threat case

    Alleging a cover-up in the Canadian government’s decision to close its investigations into the brazen threats issued in April by a pro-Khalistan group against Punjab chief minister (CM) Captain Amarinder Singh, the Punjab Congress on Sunday urged the Union government......

    July 23, 2017
  • Sunil Jakhar takes over as PPCC chief

    Sunil Jakhar takes over as PPCC chief

    Senior Congress leader Sunil Jakhar on Wednesday formally took over as president of the Punjab Congress here, vowing to ensure fulfillment of all party promises in a healthy political environment. He said there was no vendetta politics by party workers......

    May 10, 2017
  • Punjab Congress spark over Indo-Canadian-Khalistani sympathies

    Punjab Congress spark over Indo-Canadian-Khalistani sympathies

    The Punjab Congress on Monday castigated the elements standing up in support of Canadian defence minister Harjit Singh Sajjan, saying there was enough documentary and circumstantial evidence on record to prove the Indo-Canadian’s Khalistani sympathies. In a statement issued, Punjab......

    April 17, 2017
  • Punjab Congress seeks clarification from Sajjan on Khalistan stand

    Punjab Congress seeks clarification from Sajjan on Khalistan stand

    Senior Congress leaders and legislators on Friday asked the Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan to clarify his stand on the issue of Khalistan. “It is important and in the interest of the good and friendly relationship between India and Canada that......

    April 14, 2017
  • Punjab Congress, AAP on verbal spat over mismanagement

    Punjab Congress, AAP on verbal spat over mismanagement

    Punjab Congress and its main opposition Aam Adami Party (AAP) were on warfare on Thursday after chief minister (CM) Captain Amarinder Singh's swear-in ceremony.   Terming the ceremony a total 'mismanagement', AAP leaders showed their displeasure over the alleged step-motherly......

    March 16, 2017
  • Amarinder seeks deployment of armed forces at SYL site

    Amarinder seeks deployment of armed forces at SYL site

    The Punjab Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday demanded deployment of armed forces to prevent any untoward incident on 23 February, when Haryana's Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) plans to re-dig the Satluj Yamuna Link (SYL) canal on Punjab......

    February 21, 2017
  • Amarinder seeks deployment of armed forces at SYL site

    Amarinder seeks deployment of armed forces at SYL site

    The Punjab Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday demanded deployment of armed forces to prevent any untoward incident on 23 February, when Haryana's Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) plans to re-dig the Satluj Yamuna Link (SYL) canal on Punjab......

    February 21, 2017
  • Amarinder seeks deployment of armed forces at SYL site

    Amarinder seeks deployment of armed forces at SYL site

    The Punjab Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday demanded deployment of armed forces to prevent any untoward incident on 23 February, when Haryana's Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) plans to re-dig the Satluj Yamuna Link (SYL) canal on Punjab......

    February 21, 2017
  • Captain crosses swords with General in battle for Patiala

    Captain crosses swords with General in battle for Patiala

    A fierce electoral battle is being fought on the plains of Patiala where a former Army chief is crossing swords with an ex-Captain who seeks to retain his hold over the land whose destiny was determined by his forefathers. Patiala......

    January 31, 2017
  • Senior SAD leader Bhullar, son join Punjab Congress

    Senior SAD leader Bhullar, son join Punjab Congress

    The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) suffered yet another severe jolt on Saturday with two of its senior leaders from Khemkaran quitting the party to join the Punjab Congress, just a week before the assembly elections. Jasbir Singh Bhullar, son of......

    January 28, 2017
  • Will protect dera land at all costs: Captain Amarinder

    Will protect dera land at all costs: Captain Amarinder

    Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder has assured the leaseholders of the PEPSU dera properties that they would not be uprooted from their land, and full protection would be provided to them by the next Congress government in the state, by......

    January 27, 2017