Calling Amarinder independent soldier,PM acknowledged Cong’s democratic culture
Calling Amarinder independent soldier,PM acknowledged Cong's democratic culture


CHANDIGARH: Beating Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his own argument in calling Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh an ‘independent soldier, ‘Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar on Sunday said that he (Modi) had actually acknowledged the free and democratic culture prevailing in the Congress under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi.Besides, he added, the Prime Minister had

Modi praises Punjab CM Amarinder as 'Swatantra Fauji' Modi praises Punjab CM Amarinder as ‘Swatantra Fauji’

Modi praises Punjab CM Amarinder as ‘Swatantra Fauji’. After the results of Tripura Polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s compliment for Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh has put both him (Amarinder) and the Congress at unease.  On Saturday, Modi mocked the Congress saying its chief ministers are becoming rare. But he heaped praise on Amarinder saying:

Captain Amarinder meets Rahul, discusses PPCC reorganisation ahead of 2019 LS Polls

New Delhi, February 7 : – Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday met Congress President Rahul Gandhi to discuss the reorganisation of the Punjab unit of the party ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The Chief Minister was accompanied by Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president Sunil Jakhar and AICC in-charge of

To get ‘Power’ a minster meets with Rahul directly, allocation of portfolios any time

Narinder Jagga Chandigarh, January 18 : – Cracks have been appeared in the Congress after the resignation of Rana Gurjit Singh as Irrigation and Power Minister. After no response by the CM, meeting of a Minister with Party president Rahul Gandhi directly is in the state of surprise. Sources disclosed that CM had gone to

Rana Gurjit welcomes decision of Captain Amarinder Singh

Congress MLA Rana Gurjit Singh on Thursday welcomed the decision regarding acceptance of his resignation from the Cabinet. Rana Gurjit Singh said that the decision of the party is acceptable to him and he welcomes the decision of the party high command. On the statement given by AAP leader Sukhpal Khaira, Rana Gurjit said that

Punjab CM accepts key demands of Gurudwara head Granthi

Responding promptly to the demands raised by the Head Granthi and Manager of the historic Gurdwara Sri Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has directed the Director Cultural Affairs and Tourism to submit a comprehensive proposal for the development of a memorial in the Sub-Jail at Bassi Pathana, where the Ninth Sikh Guru

CM Captain Amarinder Singh held Cabinet meeting at Chandigarh

The Cabinet meeting was held on Wednesday at 12:30 pm at Chandigarh in which different issues were discussed.  The meeting was held in the Punjab Civil Secretariat under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh. A Subcommittee for regularizing unauthorized colonies was also formed in meeting. The decision will be  given in a month on what should the state

Rahul Gandhi declared Congress party President

Rahul Gandhi has been declared as Congress party President with the deadline to withdraw nomination for internal polls ending at 3 pm. Rahul may officially take charge on December 16 when his mother and longest-serving party president Sonia Gandhi formally hands over the baton to him, marking a generational shift in the grand old party. The Congress’ Central Election Authority chairman Mullapally

Punjab warns government officials of ‘disciplinary action’
Punjab warns government officials of ‘disciplinary action’

Punjab Government has issued ordered to government officials, semi –government, Patwaris, Namaberdars against burning straw in their own fields or face the ‘disciplinary action’ as per service rule in case of a violation.The elected members of Panchayt across the state have been instructed to take pledge to stop burning stubble. Earlier, Captain Amarinder Singh  held meeting

Sukhpal khaira accuse CM: Congress MLAs, leaders have lost faith in capabilities of CM
Congress MLAs, leaders have lost faith in capabilities of CM: Khaira

Pardeep Luthra Sukhpal khaira accuse CM. The leader of opposition in Punjab Vidhan Sabha Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Wednesday accused Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh of allying with Akalis and preventing to take action against corrupt Akalis who have looted the state. While addressing the legal fraternity at Batala District Court Complex and then at

Forget wheat and focus on fruits and veggies: Manpreet to farmers
Forget wheat and focus on fruits and veggies: Manpreet to farmers

The two-day Kisan Mela that kicked off on Friday at Punjab Agriculture University, Ludhiana was inaugurated by Finance and Planning and Employment Generation minister Manpreet Singh Badal. While addressing the farmers, Badal said that ‘It is a time for Punjab to move away from Green Revolution mode and break the wheat-paddy cycle’. He further said that Punjab should

Captain's Lieutenants to take command of Gurdaspur by-poll
Captain’s Lieutenants to take command of Gurdaspur by-poll

Gurdaspur by-poll: Captain Amarinder Singh is once again ready with his whole team for the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-polls. Captain’s team already gave a good performance in all its legislative elections. Now this is the examination time of team. The Captain is going to give the responsible for the victory of Gurdaspur candidate Sunil Jakhar

Ravneet Bittu to campaign for Jakhar in Pathankot
Ravneet Bittu to campaign for Jakhar in Pathankot

Gurdaspur Campaign: The seriousness of Congress to win Gurdaspur Lok Sabha by-poll is evident from the fact that Ludhiana Member Parliament Ravneet Singh Bittu has been appointed as in-charge of the Pathankot assembly constituency.Pathankot is one of the nine assembly constituencies that form Gurdaspur parliamentary seat.After deliberations among the senior Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee and

Congress to claim Gurdaspur on "development' plank
Congress to claim Gurdaspur on “development’ plank

During a high level meeting between Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh,  AICC in-charge of Punjab affairs, Asha Kumari, and Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar at New Delhi , it was decided that the developmental works initiated by the state government would constitute the base of Gurdaspur by-poll campaign.Congress government in the state took over

Sunil Jakhar likely to be the Congress face from Gurdaspur
Sunil Jakhar likely to be the Congress face from Gurdaspur

Arjun Sharma Ludhiana The non-controversial Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar is being tipped for contesting the byelection for the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat that has been vacated following death of the BJP MP Vinod Khanna. It is reliably learnt that because of acceptability of Jakhar among all factions of the Congress, the party high command

Maharaja captured with Patiala Peg during London visit

Maharaja Punjab, CM Captain Amarinder Singh is on a London visit these days. Today morning, his pictures are becoming viral on social media. In the picture, CM was seen sitting on a table along with Arusha. Maharaja captured with Patiala Peg during London visit.The photo is getting viral because Captain appears with the glass of

1984 riots: Congress and Sikh For Justice organization at loggerheads
1984 riots: Congress and Sikh For Justice organization at loggerheads

The 1984 Sikh Riots issues have once again risen because of the conflict between the Congress and the Sikh For Justice(SFJ) organization has been increasing. The Sikh for Justice (SFJ) had opposed Captain Amarinder Singh’s visit to Canada last year.   Now this organization has started to oppose Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi’s visit to

Govt leaves youth to fend for themselves
Govt leaves youth to fend for themselves

Punjab government’s ‘Ghar-Ghar wich Naukri’ campaign is in controversy. According to this campaign, 150 appointment letters will be handed-over to the unemployed youth, on Tuesday in a function to be held in Mohali. Most of these jobs are from private institutions. Private institutions have made these appointments during the job fair camps. But the truth of

Effect of GST, Dera violence on 3 lakh government employees
Effect of GST, Dera violence on 3 lakh government employees

The Captain Government has delayed the salaries more than 3 lakh   government employees. Employees are returned empty-handed on Friday. With the Saturday and Sunday, the case of salaries has now been posted till 4 September. It is expected that the salaries will be given between 7 and 10 September.On Friday, an oral order has

Punjab CM to visits sensitive areas of Malwa
Punjab CM to visits sensitive areas of Malwa

Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh will visit the sensitive areas of Malwa and review the law and order situation themselves. According to sources, the CM will thank the people for keeping the peace, also encourage the security forces to keep the peace in the area. The government had to impose curfew in some areas after