Tag: Punjab polls

Punjab cabinet portfolios: Capt Amarinder keeps Home, Sidhu gets local govt

Punjab governor VP Singh Badnore on Thursday allotted portfolios to newly-inducted ministers on advice and recommendation of newly-inducted Punjab chief minister, Captain Amarinder Singh. Captain Amarinder Singh took oath as the 26th Chief Minister of Punjab on Thursday in a ceremony attended by senior Congress leaders, including former prime minister[Read More…]

Punjab Polls: This man is in demand; and here’s why

As Punjab elections near, all three men running the show wait for endorsement from one person; a person who technically has nothing to do with Punjab, yet at this point captures the imagination of more Sikhs than any other leader in the country. Not that this leader doesn’t know power[Read More…]

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh admitted to hospital for kidney stone removal

Punjab polls: Congress releases first list of candidates

As the Punjab polls are expected to be held in 2017, the state Congress on Thursday released the first list of candidates. The party has named 61 candidates including Punjab Congress Chief Captain Amarinder Singh, who will contest election Patiala and Manpreet Badal is the candidate from Bathinda Urban. Congress[Read More…]





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