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Former MLA Shingara Ram Sangura joins AAP

Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday got a short in arm as former MLA and Incharge of SC wing Congress Doaba Zone, Shingara Ram Sangura joined Aam Aadmi Party in the presence of Punjab In charge Sanjay Singh. Shingara Ram was elected MLA from Garshankar in 1992 and 1997.

Boxer Mandeep shines at youth nationals

 Former world junior champion Mandeep Kaur of Punjab defeated Madhya Pradesh's Gazal Mariya Mathew to reach the quarter-finals of the women's featherweight (52 kilogram) division at the National Youth boxing championship here on Thursday.

Olympic gold medallist Bindra accepts professorship in Panjab University

The country's sole individual Olympics gold medallist, shooter Abhinav Bindra, on Thursday accepted the Balbir Singh Senior Chair Professorship in the Department of Physical Education of Panjab University here.

PM Modi to address huge rallies in Jalandhar and Ludhiana

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Punjab in the next few days to lead the election campaign of the Akali-BJP coalition. PM Modi will canvass for the Akali-BJP candidates by addressing two huge election rallies in Jalandhar and Ludhiana. Besides, Arun Jaitley, Ramlal, Narendra Tomar and Avinash Rai Khanna will also be vouching for the BJP candidates.

Badals deliberately ignored Patiala because it’s Capt Amarinder’s hometown, says Preneet

Patiala MLA Preneet Kaur on Thursday lambasted the Badals for meting out stepmotherly treatment to Patiala since it is the hometown of Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh.

Election Commission Deputes 7 Observers for Bathinda

The Election Commission of India has deputed 7 election observers for Bathinda district with a vew to keep a close tab on all activities related to Vidhan Sabha polls scheduled for 4 February 2017.

Election Commission Deputes 7 Observers for Bathinda

The Election Commission of India has deputed 7 election observers for Bathinda district with a vew to keep a close tab on all activities related to Vidhan Sabha polls scheduled for 4 February 2017.

Sonia, Rahul, Dr. Manmohan Singh in Congress list of 40 star campaigners for Punjab

From Indian National Congress (INC) president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi to former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, ex-cricketer Azharuddin and Bollywood star Sonu Sood, the Congress has drawn up a list of 40 star campaigners to join the state leadership in pitching for the party in the Punjab assembly elections.


Several senior BJP, AAP and SAD leaders join Punjab Congress

Giving a major jolt to their respective parties, around four dozen leaders from SAD, BJP and AAP joined the Punjab Congress on Thursday in the presence of Punjab Congress President Captain Amarinder Singh, who said their joining would further strengthen the party ahead of the Assembly polls just two weeks away.

SAD takes pot shots at Amarinder-Sidhu Duo

The Shiromani Akali dal today took pot shots at PPCC President  Capt Amarinder Singh and former MP Navjot Sidhu for praising each other and said that they should clear the confusion  from the minds of public as people are wondering their which statement is real one.

AAP pensioner’s wing alleges SAD-BJP government of ignoring demands of pensioners and employees

Aam Aadmi Party Pensioner’s wing chief Jagdev Singh Garcha on Thursdayalleged SAD-BJP government of ignoring the genuine demands of employees and pensioners of state. He said that 3.5 Lakhs pensioners and 4.25 Lakhs government employees had to suffer because of the anti-employee policies of Badal government.

Sukhbir Badal insulted the whole Punjabi NRI community by branding them terrorists: Sanjay Singh

 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national  General Secretary Sanjay Singh and senior leader Kanwar Sandhu today strongly condemned the remarks of Deputy Chief Minister and SAD president Sukhbir Badal, branding the whole Punjabi community ‘terrorists’ and blaming AAP for getting funds from radicals.

180 NRIs arrive from Canada to boost AAP election campaign in Punjab

The first batch of Punjabi Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) from Canada arrived in Punjab today in special KLM flight that landed at IGI Airport at 1 PM. Second batch of NRIs from UK would land on January 24.


'Dangal' to be recreated on TV show 'Badho Bahu'

 TV show "Badho Bahu" will next witness a "Dangal" twist, when its lead actress Rytasha Rathore will train herself to become a wrestler.

UP bus tragedy deaths rise to 25, school's licence cancelled

The deaths in the road accident in Etah of Uttar Pradesh, where a speeding truck collided with a school bus early on Thursday, rose to 25, the state police said.

Mann laughs at Amarinder’s promise of re-investigating into SIT clean chit to Majithia

Terming PPCC Chief Captain Amarinder Singh’s promise that he would re-investigate into the SIT clean chit to Majithia as a “laughable stuff”, AAP MP Bhagwant Mann today questioned Amarinder why he saved his Nephew Majithia earlier?

World Sacred Spirit Festival to start from February 17

The World Sacred Spirit Festival (WSSF) will be back here with its 10th edition in February.

Yuvraj Singh hits century after six years in Cuttack

Yuvraj Singh hits century after six years in Cuttack. Amazing comeback by the champion cricketer, this is his first ODI century in the last six years and the first since his hundred against West Indies in 2011 World Cup.

Rajnath promises more paramilitary forces for Manipur

 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday promised more central paramilitary forces to Manipur which has been reeling under an economic blockade since November 1.

Sidhu has joined Congress without any pre-conditions: Amarinder

Coming together for the first time after cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu joined the Congress, Punjab Congress President Amarinder Singh on Thursday said that Sidhu had joined the party without any pre-conditions.