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Congress, BJP reacted similarly before 2015 assembly polls: Sisodia

 Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Sunday that the Congress and BJP reactions now to AAP's assurance to end house tax in Delhi are similar when his party promised free water and cheap electricity before the 2015 assembly polls.

Akali leaders’ spiteful attacks against Capt Amarinder Govt show their panic, says Govt. spokesperson

 The Punjab government has lashed out at the Akali leadership for their spiteful attacks against the Captain Amarinder Singh government, saying it reeked of their outright panic at the fear of exposure of their financial and other misdeeds of the last 10 years.

CM exhorts party colleagues to set example by giving up red beacons

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has urged all his colleagues in the Punjab Congress to set an example for others by voluntarily giving up their red beacon lights, in line with their commitment to the people of the state as part of the party’s election manifesto.

BJP to hold national executive meeting in Odisha

 With an eye to grab Odisha in the 2019 assembly polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided to hold its national executive meeting here on April 15 and 16.

SC notice to poll panel on alleged tampering of EVMs

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Election Commission on a PIL seeking investigation by software experts into the allegations of tampering of EVMs in the recently-concluded state assembly elections.

Punjab CM says Badals suffering from selective hearing & amnesia on farm debt waiver issue

The Badal father-son duo seem to be suffering from selective hearing and amnesia, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said on Friday, reacting to their allegation that he had backtracked on his farm loan waiver promise.

AAP to get back to work in Goa from ground zero
Panaji, March 23 (IANS) After getting decimated in the February 4 state assembly elections, the AAP in Goa has now promised a comeback by building up the party again from ground zero.
Capt Amarinder welcomes reports of PM’s directives to Niti Aayog on farm debt waiver

Reiterating his commitment to farm loan waiver, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday welcomed reports that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had instructed the Niti Aayog to make an assessment and formulate a plan for debt waiver.

Congress MLAs in Goa boycott Governor's address

Congress legislators wore black bands and staged a walkout during Governor Mridula Sinha's address in the assembly on Thursday.

'Amarinder emerged as a model for a dispassionate biography'

Unlike a politician or a royal, both of which he is, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh does not hold back on sharing information about himself. This is reflected in his just-released authorised biography.

EC freezes AIADMK symbol, neither faction can use party name

The Election Commission in an interim order late Wednesday night froze the 'two leaves' poll symbol of Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK and also decided that neither of the two factions will use the party's name.

No objection to Sidhu on TV shows but will wait for AG’s advice, says Capt Amarinder

Making it clear that he personally had no objection to Navjot Singh Sidhu’s continuing with television shows if it was Constitutionally permissible, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday said he would wait for the Advocate General’s advice on the issue.

Government running away from debating key issues: Congress

The Congress on Wednesday accused the government of "running away" from discussion on important matters in the Rajya Sabha and urged the Chair to arrange discussion on Aadhaar identity card, which the government wants to use for various purposes.

Raveen Thukral appointed Media Advisor to CM with rank of MoS

Raveen Thukral, a senior journalist who steered Captain Amarinder Singh’s media campaign in the recent assembly polls, has been appointed Media Advisor to the Chief Minister, in the rank of Minister of State (MoS).

Congress minister demands end to 'red beacon' culture in Bihar

Taking cue from Punjab, a Congress minister in Bihar on Tuesday demanded an end to the use of "red beacon" on the official vehicles of ministers in the state.

Congress to review poll performance on Rahul's return

The Congress said on Monday that party's central leadership will review its performance in the assembly polls and introspect on reasons for the party's defeat in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

UP CM to meet Mukherjee, Modi

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath arrived here on Tuesday to meet President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a source has confirmed.

AAP candidates resolve to constitute State Working Committee of Punjabi leaders

All candidates of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and senior leaders, who met here to “introspect” to identify the reasons of AAP’s defeat on majority of seats in Punjab assembly polls, today resolved to constitute State Working Committee of Punjabi leaders to run the affairs of Punjab in future.

BJP-led coalition will crumble soon: Shiv Sena

 The BJP-led government in Goa will crumble soon, Shiv Sena spokesman Sanjay Raut said on Monday, while calling the ruling alliance of the BJP, two regional parties and two Independents a "corrupt nexus".

CM, Ministers get rid of red beacons within hours of cabinet decision to shed VIP culture

Acting quickly on the cabinet decision on VIP culture, and without waiting for a formal notification in this regard, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and his council of ministers have stripped their vehicles of their red beacon lights.