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Patiala turns Battle ground

Patiala turns Battle ground, Akali starts protest at YPS chowk

Patiala turns Battle ground: Patiala, city of Captain Amarinder is turning into a battle ground. More and and more number of disturbances are coming forward. According to reports, police broke down the camera of Free lancer while he was covering the polling booth.Meanwhile, Akali started protest at YPS chowk because they are putting allegations on

Akali and Congress workers

Clash between Akali and Congress workers at Mullanpur Dakha

Mullanpur Dakha witnessed the clash between Akali and Congress workers. The reason for the calsh is that Akali Dal putting allegations of Jostling on congress workers. As well as according to information Akali Dal’s tents put off by Congress.Civic polls to elect the representatives of three municipal corporations, 32 municipal councils and nagar panchayats in Punjab has

AAP leader appeared in court in defamation case filed by Majithia

DP Correspondent , Ludhiana:- Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) senior leader Sanjay Singh appeared in court in defamation case filed by former minister Bikram Majithia on Wednesday. The court has fixed the next hearing on August 23 this year.However no evidence or statement was recorded in court today and only the attendance of Sanjay Singh was

Former CM Badal, SAD President congratulate Kovind on elected as President

Chandigarh, July 20 – The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today congratulated Shri Ram Nath Kovind on being elected as the 14th President of the country, even as it appreciated the vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in nominating a farmer’s son to the Rashtrapati Bhawan.Both former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal and SAD president Sukhbir Singh

Sanjhi Rasoi opens in Patiala

Former Union Minister of State for External Affairs Mrs. Parneet Kaur and Health Minister Shri Brahm Mohindra today shared with the Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh for taking forward the promise of providing food at reasonable prices to the poor and needy citizens of the state before the elections. Kindly started the shared kitchen.Under


Akali-BJP leaders to face trial in nine-year-old riot case

BJP leader Vineet Joshi and Akali MLA NK Sharma will go to trial on July 3 in the case of riot, filed against in the year 2008, the District Court has fixed the charges.On June 23, 2008, the BJP and SAD were jointly protested against the Center’s anti-inflation campaign against the Congress government. During this,


Mining bids in Punjab bring Rs 1,026 cr revenue

A two-day e-auction of sand mines in Punjab on Saturday received total bids worth Rs 1,026 crores for 89 mines. This amount is the highest ever earnings for the state government from the sand and mining business. The bid amount is more than 20 times than the last year’s bids of just Rs 40 crore. Sand


Failure to project govt policies led to poll defeat: BJP chief

Punjab unit of the BJP on Sunday said the “failure to properly project the pro-people policies” of the Akali-BJP government led to the defeat of the coalition in February’s state Assembly polls. Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla said this to reporters here after a day-long meeting of the party’s state working committee, called to analyse

Akali village head shot dead

Moga :A Shiromani Akali Dal village head was shot dead allegedly by three motorcycle-borne persons over an old enmity here, police said today. According to an FIR registered on the complaint of Surinderpal Kaur, mother of the village head, her son Beant Singh (26) was last night shot dead by the three persons, police said.

Akali stronghold to witness tough fight

Majitha will see a triangular contest with congress and aap seeking to end sad strangehold on the constituency   Majitha holds a distinguished place in Punjab’s history as renowned Majithias came from this region. Majitha is known as origin of Sikh warriors. Hari Singh Nalwa was the most celebrated general of the Sikh kingdom. Located

Capt Amarinder launches Google ‘Chalo Lambi’

Akali influx into party, Cong bracing up for repercussions

Chandigarh: With the first list of the Congress candidates for Punjab assembly elections, expected to be released by late on Thursday, the party is bracing up for the repercussions. Party insiders apprehend more serious problem for the Punjab Congress this time as compared to 2012 when the party’s defeat was attributed mainly to the wrong

Punjab Congress asks `Golakchor’ Kanwar Sandhu to come clean on various favors taken from Akali government

Chandigarh : Punjab Congress accused charged AAP leader Kanwar Sandhu for diverting public’s attention from those personal and professional favours that he was garnering from SAD since few years on Tuesday. When asked for an explanation on the favours he gained including his son’s admission and consequent appointment as PCMS doctor, senior Punjab Congress Leader

Husband, Son of SAD Sarpanch booked for assaulting pregnant nurse (Watch CCTV)

Moga: Husband SAD Sarpanch was booked for assaulting a pregnant nurse in hospital at village Bhaga Purana in Moga, on Thursday. The accused has been identified as Paramjeet Singh resident of village Kotla and his son Gurjeet Singh. Paramjeet Singh is husband of Daljeet Kaur elected Akali Sarpanch of Alamwala village in Moga district. Ramandeep

Badal has destroyed century-old Akali legacy: Amarinder

Punjab Pradesh Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said that Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has destroyed the century-old great and glorious Akali legacy so much so “the real and the true Akalis” were feeling suffocated and seeking a way out.“The real and true Akalis are feeling suffocated as Badal has destroyed glorious Akali

Gram Panchayat polls: Clash between Akali, Congress workers in Bathinda

Bathinda: Akali and Congress workers clashed during the polls for newly formed Gram Panchayat Surjit Nagar in Bhagta Bhai Ka block of Bathinda, on Sunday. The violent mob also damaged police and private vehicles. According to information the members of AAP, BJP and BSP didn’t participate in the elections. No case has been registered so

Sukhbir Singh Badal releases list of Youth Akali Dal Core committee (list available)

Chandigarh: SAD president and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal announced a 40-member Core Committee of Youth Akali Dal in consultation with Youth Wing Coordinator and Cabinet Minister Sharanjit Singh Dhillon, on Wednesday. Sukhbir Badal said that all the senior Youth Akali Dal leaders working for the party have been included in the list.  


Big Breaking- Malerkotla tense after quran sacrilege triggers violence

Malerkotla: Tension gripped Malerkotla, Punjab’s Muslim-dominated town, on Saturday after a night of arson and violence amid rumours that torn pages of the Quran were found in a cemetery. The incident occurred after prayers on the third Friday of the holy month of Ramzan when a mob targeted the house of local Shiromani Akali Dal

BJP’s alliance with Akali Dal will continue in Punjab: Jha

Jhabua (MP): BJP vice president Prabhat Jhahas said that his party’s alliance with Akali Dal in Punjab will continue and the two would contest the forthcoming Assembly elections together in that state. The Assembly elections in Punjab are due next year. “Our alliance in Punjab with Akali Dal will continue. It is an unbreakable relationship

Akali leaders protectors of drugs racket in Punjab: Rahul Gandhi

Jalandhar/New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday flayed the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal leaders in Punjab and said they were the “protectors of drugs business in the state”. “Akali Dal leaders are the protectors of the drug business in Punjab. If we come to power, we’ll finish the drugs problem in one month,”