Majithia’s filed defamation case: Sanjay seeks exemption from personal appearance
Majithia's filed defamation case: Sanjay seeks exemption from personal appearance


Defamation case filed by Bikram Majithia: AAP Leader Sanjay Singh filed application for permanent exemption in court. Ludhiana(DP Correspondent) – In defamation case of former Revenue Minister Bikramjit Singh Majithia against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh, the accused in case appeared in court and filed an application for permanent exemption

Two AAP leaders join SAD ahead of Shahkot bye-poll Two AAP leaders join SAD ahead of Shahkot bye-poll

Jalandhar – In a jolt to the AAP, its two leaders HS Walia and CD Singh Kamboj on Sunday joined the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) along with their supporters ahead of the Shahkot Assembly bye-poll scheduled to be held on May 28. Both of them joined the SAD the presence of party chief Sukhbir Singh Badal.

Centre will try to introduce bill for SC/ST reservation in promotions: Athawale Centre will try to introduce bill for SC/ST reservation in promotions: Athawale

NAGPUR: Union minister Ramdas Athawale on Saturday said that the Centre would try to bring a bill in the monsoon session of Parliament to pave the way for reservation in job promotions for employees belonging to the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe categories. The Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment was addressing

Another setback for AAP as its leader Walia to join SAD, today Another setback for AAP as its leader Walia to join SAD, today

Another setback for AAP as its leader Walia to join SAD, today Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): It seems difficult to keep the party unite AAP in Punjab. Although the state unit is going under revamp process, but its leaders have been leaving the party. Party is likely to suffer another jolt, tomorrow as its leader and candidate of Assembly

RJD Bihar Cong Goa Governors RJD-allies in Bihar, Cong in Goa meet respective Governors

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav and other alliance leaders on Friday met Bihar Governor Satyapal Malik to stake claim to form a government in the state. Yadav handed over letters to the Governor, stating that they were the single largest party elected in 2015 Bihar Legislative Assembly election and hence should be invited

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BJP’s buff called off by SC in Karnataka Polls: Rahul on floor test decision

Welcoming the Supreme Court’s move on directing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to conduct a floor test tomorrow, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said that it supports their stand against Governor Vajubhai R. Vala’s unconstitutional decision. Taking to Twitter, Rahul said that the BJP’s bluff to form the government without the majority numbers, has been

Congress SAD Sukhbir Badal Shahkot Minister
Former Congress Minister joins SAD in presence of Sukhbir Singh Badal

Former Congress leader and former minister Brij Bhupinder Singh Lali joined the Akali Dal on Friday.  Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal and Bikram Singh Majithia joined Lali in the party. Brij Bhupinder Singh Kang has been the Home Minister during the government of Beant Singh in Punjab. He has also contested elections against Ajit

Rebel Congress MLAs to meet after bye-poll for final war

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The spark of rebellion has started to burn inside the Congress Government of Punjab. Highly placed sources in the party, told that immediately after the Shahkot bye-poll onward May 29 , the rebel Congress MLAs will meet Party President Rahul Gandhi, in Delhi to put their single point demand. Annoyed with ignoring seniority, now their

ETT-TET pass teachers hold protest against government
ETT-TET pass teachers hold protest against government

Shahkot(Puneet Pal Singh) – ETT-TET pass unemployed teachers union held a protest against Punjab government at Bajwa Kalan, Shahkot. Hundreds of teachers were sloganeering against Congress government as more than a dozen teachers have been arrested by police during an outcry of appointment flaw. Teachers have announced the protest for an indefinite period of time.Several assurance

Karnataka Elections 2018 voting
Karnataka Elections 2018 overview till 4:00pm

Picking up momentum, 37 percent voting was recorded in Karnataka up to 1 p.m. today in the 222 assembly constituencies. The Assembly polls, which began at 7 a.m. at 58,546 polling stations, each equipped with Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and Voter Verified Paper Audit Trails (VVPATs), will conclude at 6 p.m. Earlier in the day, a faulty VVPAT machine was

Karnataka Polls 2018 votes
K’taka polls: 10.6% voting recorded till 9 am

10.6 percent voting was recorded in two hours of polling in Karnataka, which began at 7 am on Saturday. The number of  bigwigs casted their votes in the morning hours only, while few others are still coming to cast their votes.  The polling, which began at 58,546 polling stations, each equipped with Electronic Voting Machines

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Cong stalled Parliament to block OBC commission: PM Modi

Lashing out at the Congress party on the last day of campaigning before Karnataka goes to polls on May 12, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accused the party of indulging in vote bank politics and stalling the bill in the Rajya Sabha that gives constitutional status to National Commission for Backward Classes. “Congress wants

Annoyed OBC MLAs stay away from Cong meeting called for future strategy
Annoyed OBC MLAs stay away from Cong meeting called for future strategy

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The seven out of eight MLAs of Congress belong to OBC category have stayed away from the meeting organised by OBC (Other backward Class) cell of Congress in Punjab Congress Bhawan, today. National Chairman of the cell and MP Tamradhwaj and other office bearer across the Punjab were present in the meeting. The

Punjab BJP Prez allegedly misuses National Emblem for Political Activities
Punjab BJP Prez allegedly misuses National Emblem for Political Activities

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Rajya Sabha member and President of Punjab BJP Shwait Malik has allegedly misused the National Emblem for Political activities. A day before, Malik has released a list of Punjab BJP office bearer. But the letter-head, which has been used for it, was printed with lions with Ashoka Chakra in the mid-front. While the

Sand mining issue: CM denies disclosing report, but Sidhu releases statement
Sand mining issue: CM denies disclosing report, but Sidhu releases statement

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): There seem differences in the Cabinet Sub-committee, which had been constituted on sand mining issue. Sub-committee comprises four members, but alone member Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu today presented the report in an informal way during the Press Conference of CM Amrinder Singh. Interestingly, The CM had refused to explain about the report of

Shahkot poll: Cong candidate sees leader behind FIR to exit him from candidature
Shahkot poll: Cong candidate sees leader behind FIR to exit him from candidature

Shahkot poll: Cong candidate sees leader behind FIR to exit him from candidature Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): Already facing groupism, the Punjab Congress is likely to face the heat of such one more opposition inside the party in the Shahkot bye-poll. The Congress Candidate Hardev Singh Laddi Sherowalia has alleged the hands of two leaders of his

AAP believes previous Badal Govt. was better than Captain Govt.
AAP believes previous Badal Govt. was better than Captain Govt.

Chandigarh(Narinder Jagga): The unit of Punjab AAP feels that previous Badal Government was better than present Captain Amrinder Singh’s Government. Leader of the party and MLA Aman Arora, replying to a question in the organised Press Conference said that it was Badal’s family like Badal himself, Sukhbir or Harsimrat Kaur, everyone used to ask well-being

PM Modi surgical strike congress soldiers
PM Modi rakes up surgical strike, says ‘Cong disrespected soldiers’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, lashed out at the Congress for disrespecting the sacrifices of the country’s soldiers and questioning them during the surgical strikes against Pakistan.  Addressing an election rally in Kalabugari district of poll-bound Karnataka, the Prime Minister said “Congress has no respect for the sacrifices of our soldiers. When our soldiers

Rename Dyal Singh College Sikhs Harsimrat Badal
Renaming Dyal Singh College will hurt Sikhs’ sentiments: Harsimrat Badal

Union Minister for Food Processing, Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Thursday downplayed the decision of the management of Dyal Singh College to rename the college as “Vande Mataram College“, adding that it would hurt the sentiments of the Sikh community. Speaking to ANI, Badal said, “I am totally shocked on what the chairman (Amitabh Sinha) and

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PM Modi accuses Siddaramaiah Govt. for farmers’ apathy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday trained guns at the ruling Siddaramaiah Government in Karnataka and accused them of not letting the benefits of ‘Fasal Bima Yojna‘ reach the farmers.  Modi while addressing Kisan Morcha Karyakartas of Karnataka through Narendra Modi (NaMo) App, said that a change in the government is needed to bring changes