Tag: Punjab Congress

Amid tussle in Punjab unit, Harish Rawat says some issues still being resolved

Chandigarh, Amid the ongoing tussle in ruling Congress‘ Punjab unit, the party affairs’ state in-charge Harish Rawat on Thursday admitted that there were still some...

Police lathi-charge on farmers in Karnal triggers protests in Punjab, opposition attack on Manohar Lal Khattar govt

Farmers in Punjab blocked highways for two hours on Sunday in protest against the police lathi-charge on their Haryana counterparts as the neighbouring state government...

punjab congress: Amarinder Singh, Sidhu agree on strategic policy group for better party-government coordination

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and State Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday agreed to set up a 10-member strategic policy group to ensure...

Punjab: Heels dug in, Captain Amarinder Singh vs Navjot Singh Sidhu row may snowball into bigger storm

(This story originally appeared in on Jul 22, 2021) With the hardening of stance by Captain Amarinder Singh’s camp on Tuesday night and Navjot Singh...

Nearly 60 Congress MLAs turn up at Navjot Singh Sidhu’s Amritsar home

In what is seen as a show of strength, nearly 60 Congress MLAs gathered at the residence of new state party chief Navjot Singh Sidhu...

Any decision by Congress President acceptable, says Amarinder Singh as speculation spirals over Navjot Singh Sidhu as PPCC chief

Any decision taken by Congress president Sonia Gandhi will be acceptable to all, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said on Saturday as talk of Navjot...

navjot singh sidhu: Not chasing any position, full faith in Congress high command: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Congress MLA Navjot Singh Sidhu finally broke his silence and answered questions on speculations regarding his aspiration for the deputy CM’s or Punjab Congress president’s...

Prashant Kishor not to have any role in Congress ticket distribution: Punjab CM Amarinder | India News

CHANDIGARH: Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday dismissed speculations that his principal adviser Prashant Kishor may have some role in the finalisation of Congress...

Congress MPs from Punjab and Haryana stage dharna, demand convening of Parliament session

New Delhi: On the eve of the Bharat Bandh called by the agitating farmers, the Opposition has upped its ante with Congress MPs from Punjab...

You can’t set terms, says Rail Board refusing to run only freight trains | India News

NEW DELHI: The railways on Saturday said it can’t resume only goods train services in Punjab, a day after the state government claimed protesters are...

Unhappy with Farm Bills, Punjab government set to pass its own version during special session

NEW DELHI: The Punjab government is set to get the ongoing two-day special assembly session to pass its own version of farm Bills, projected as...

Will do everything possible to protect farmers: Punjab Congress chief

Chandigarh: Ahead of a two-day special assembly session to counter the Union government’s farm laws, Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar on Sunday said the Centre...

Rahul Gandhi to join tractor rallies in Punjab with CM Captain Amarinder Singh for 3 days

NEW DELHI: Protests in Punjab over the new agricultural laws are escalating in Punjab with the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) embarking on a state-wide march...