Pakistan Wanted Sidhu Reinstated as Punjab Minister, Claims Ex-CM Amarinder Singh

Pakistan Wanted Sidhu Reinstated as Punjab Minister, Claims Ex-CM Amarinder Singh

On Sunday, he had alleged in Chandigarh that Sidhu has “no brains” and also claimed that he had advised Congress president Sonia Gandhi five years ago not to induct this incompetent man” in the party.(Photo: PTI/File) Amarinder Singh said he was told that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will be grateful if he can keep […]

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Punjab Polls: Kejriwal Trying to Fake Perception, Says Sidhu, Dismisses AAP’s ‘CM Face’ Drive as Scam

Punjab Polls: Kejriwal Trying to Fake Perception, Says Sidhu, Dismisses AAP’s ‘CM Face’ Drive as Scam

After calling Arvind Kejriwal a “migratory bird” who visits different states to lure people with “fake” promises, only to return to the national capital, the Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday launched a fresh attack on the Delhi chief minister. Sidhu accused Kejriwal of running “a fake propaganda” through the ‘Janta Chunegi Apna […]

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Sidhu's Advisor Booked for 'Hate Speech' After Viral Video Sparks Outrage Ahead of Punjab Polls

Sidhu’s Advisor Booked for ‘Hate Speech’ After Viral Video Sparks Outrage Ahead of Punjab Polls

Navjot Singh Sidhu with Mohammad Mustafa after Punjab Congress appointed the latter as principal strategic advisor to the party’s state chief. (ANI) The police have registered an FIR against Mustafa for allegedly promoting enmity among communities in Malerkotl. News18.com Last Updated:January 23, 2022, 13:30 IST FOLLOW US ON: After his purported `hate speech’ video went […]

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Navjot Sidhu's Aide's Purported 'Hate Speech' Video Gives Ammunition to Opposition Ahead of Punjab Polls

Navjot Sidhu’s Aide’s Purported ‘Hate Speech’ Video Gives Ammunition to Opposition Ahead of Punjab Polls

After ED raids on Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi’s relative which reportedly unraveled unaccounted money, a purported video of former DGP and advisor to Congress’s state unit president Navjot Singh Sidhu has yet put the grand old party in an embarrassing situation with less than a month left for the crucial assembly elections. The […]

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Congress’s Punjab CM Problem Could Implode as Sidhu Plays From Both Ends of the Pitch, Brace for Impact in March

Punjab Polls: Cong First List Out; Channi to Contest from Chamkaur Sahib, Sidhu from Amritsar East

After several rounds of deliberations, the Congress on Saturday declared its much-awaited first list of 86 candidates for the Punjab elections. The first list of the Congress – which is facing the crisis of declaring a CM face with both incumbent CM Charanjit Singh Channi and state party president Navjot Singh Siddhu eyeing the top […]

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Punjab Polls: Cong to Go with 'One Family, One Ticket' Rule to Counter 'Dynasty' Allegations, Infighting

AAP’s ‘Public Poll’ Move Puts Congress in a Fix Over CM Face as Both Channi & Sidhu Eye Top Job

Even as the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is likely to soon zero in on its chief ministerial face for next month’s battle for Punjab, pressure is building up on the ruling Congress to announce is its leader too. On Thursday, AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal reached out to a number for residents to give their opinion […]

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​Punjab Elections 2022: Can Leaders Convert Twitter, Facebook Popularity into Votes?

​Punjab Elections 2022: Can Leaders Convert Twitter, Facebook Popularity into Votes?

The online popularity of the bigwigs of political parties in Punjab would be put to extreme test as they go into a virtual campaign ahead of next month’s assembly polls. Some of the big guns from across different parties may have a huge online follower base and their tweets and posts may be drawing huge […]

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Former Punjab MLA Arvind Khanna, Others Join BJP Ahead of Assembly Polls

In Alliance with Captain and Dhindsa, BJP to Get Lion’s Share of Seats, Announcement Likely around Weekend

The battle for the states is heating up with the Election Commission announcing the poll dates and Punjab will vote on February 14. Ahead of that, the BJP-Captain Amarinder Singh combine is all set to announce the seat-sharing formula soon. Top Bharatiya Janata Party sources told CNN-News18 that out of the 116 assembly seats in […]

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Response to PM Security Row Tips the Scales in Channi's Favour Against Sidhu as Congress Mulls Rotational CM Deal

Response to PM Security Row Tips the Scales in Channi’s Favour Against Sidhu as Congress Mulls Rotational CM Deal

Until last week, the top leadership in the Congress was in a bind over Punjab unit chief Navjot Singh Sidhu’s insistence on being declared the chief ministerial face for upcoming Punjab elections 2022. Not anymore. Incumbent Charanjit Singh Channi’s handling of the recent fracas over Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s security breach in Ferozepur seems to […]

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Punjab Elections 2022: Political Tussle as Akali Leader Majithia Gets Pre-arrest Bail

Punjab Elections 2022: Political Tussle as Akali Leader Majithia Gets Pre-arrest Bail

In what has put the Punjab Congress in a tight spot barely a month before the assembly elections, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday granted anticipatory bail to senior Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia booked in a drugs case. An MLA and former minister in the Akali government, Majithia was apprehending arrest […]

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