Kamaldeep Singh Brar


Punjab polls: Stones and shoe aimed at Badals turn campaign weapons for Bhagwant Mann
Wed, Jan 18, 2017

With rhyme and comic reason, narrates convoy attack, asks if he will be blamed for shoe too

Delhi AAP MLAs hit campaign trail to boost Punjab poll prospects
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

A group of AAP workers from Delhi is criticising Shiromani Akali Dal and Congress through street plays and ironical songs.

His son’s body his theme, a father scripts an election campaign in Punjab
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

Through RTI, I learnt that the shroud had reached the office of DGP (Intelligence) on June 28. I don’t know if they forwarded it to the PM or have dumped it somewhere,” Mukhtiar adds.

Punjab constituency watch: Desecration Guru Granth Sahib in Bath village out of public mind
Sat, Jan 14, 2017

Main accused for the incident out on bail as home dept led by Dy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal yet to clear prosecution

Model code Violation: EC makes two U-turns in 24 hours
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Returning officer first says SAD candidate held rally without nod, then says permission taken, now says notice sent

Stones and shoe aimed at Badals turn campaign weapons for Mann
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

At this rally and elsewhere, Mann has been recounting the attack over and over. When the stone throwing began in Khandwala Huzur Khan village, Sukhbir’s car had left.

From seva kendras to buses to bicycles, Akali blue & yellow signature on Punjab
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

The recently inaugurated government seva kendras are housed in buildings liberally coloured blue and yellow. The staff wear uniforms of the same colour.

Punjab: Bring wall down, say Maqboolpura residents
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

Unlike Maqboolpura, the new colony has a few homes but basic amenities like roads, sewerage, street lights and especially parks and playgrounds for children are in place.

BJP’s Sankalp Yatra concludes: AAP talks of drug menace in Punjab but opens liquor vend for women in Delhi
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

Referring to demonetisation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told the gathering that the lines outside banks were a thing of the past and that now appropriate currency was available.

Bring wall down, say Maqboolpura residents
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

Unlike Maqboolpura, the new colony, planned in 2004 and built just behind Maqboolpura, has a few homes but basic amenities like roads, sewerage, street lights and especially parks and playgrounds for children are in place.

‘AAP talks of drug menace in Punjab but opens liquor vend for women in Delhi’
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Union Minister for Rural Development Jatinder Tomar were present at the rally, which was planned to mark the conclusion of the party’s Vijay Sankalp Yatra in the state.

Poll code: Amritsar municipal corporation stops ongoing recruitment
Sat, Jan 07, 2017

Around 4,200 aspirants across the state, who have applied for the fourth class job in the local body, are not sure whether the Election Commission would allow MCA to go ahead with recruitment.

Punjab election race: It’s Catch 22 once again for ex-Congress MLA, a Sikh who holds ‘seva’ dear
Fri, Jan 06, 2017

Ramanjit Singh Sikki performs ‘Seva’ (volunteer service) at the Golden Temple for the whole of January, taking a complete break from the rest of his social and political responsibilities.

Supreme Court ruling to delink religion, politics: EC allows recital of Sikh lores in Punjab poll campaign
Fri, Jan 06, 2017

Ruling SAD traditionally uses Dhadi Jathas in its rallies to hold the crowd before the arrival of main leaders on the stage

Pathankot, one year later: ‘I have lost money, friends & relatives’
Mon, Jan 02, 2017

The terrorists pushed Salwinder and Madan Gopal from the vehicle and took Rajesh along to Akalgarh village next to the airbase, where they slit his throat and left him for dead.

Punjab’s drug issue: ‘Will I be able to buy my own mixing console?’
Sun, Jan 01, 2017

Charna: A school dropout from Tarn Taran, Punjab, he is battling drug addiction; wants to become a DJ

Kejriwal gets personal in his fight against Amarinder
Fri, Dec 30, 2016

Kejriwal took potshots at Amarinder Singh, saying AAP’s CM candidate would not have the vices the former CM had.

Didn’t join AAP as it refused tickets to our ‘favourites’, says Navjot Kaur Sidhu
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

Navjot Kaur Sidhu, the probable Congres candidate from Amritsar (East), has already started campaigning.

Video showing ‘tweaked’ Sikh prayers at minister’s function goes viral, Akal Takht orders probe
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

On Tuesday, a video went viral on social networking sites in which a Hindu priest was seen performing prayers resembling standard Sikh prayers but mentioning Hindu Gods.

Punjab: An outfit with ‘no cash’, founder is doc-turned-property dealer
Mon, Dec 26, 2016

The party’s registered office is Soni’s residence in New Azad Nagar, a densely populated residential area, on Sultanwind Road in Amritsar district.

Punjab: Politics is expensive, says former income tax official who floated new party
Mon, Dec 26, 2016

A retired Indian Revenue Service officer, Tarsem Lal floated the party.

Punjab: Tarn Taran Congress chief gets a ticket, father and brother cry foul
Sat, Dec 24, 2016

Anoop Singh Bhullar said his father had made it clear to the party high command that there were differences between him and his brother.

Punjab govt celebrates Christmas twice, 10 days in advance
Fri, Dec 16, 2016

Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal and Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia participated in another state-level celebration in Amritsar on Thursday.

SAD leaders vent anger at Sukhbir Singh Badal’s event 
Fri, Dec 16, 2016

A SAD leader told him, “We do not get passes for events on time. We have been getting invitations for the events a few hours before the function starts.”

Majitha rally takeaway: Kejriwal remains his party’s poster boy
Thu, Dec 15, 2016

The flags have image of Kejriwal along with supportive slogans in Punjabi.

Punjab: AAP fields Himmat Singh Shergill from Majithia turf
Thu, Dec 15, 2016

Addressing Bikram Singh Majithia, Kejriwal said, “People will come to your home and hold you by the collar and drag you to jail.”

Arvind Kejriwal may announce AAP candidate from Majitha today
Wed, Dec 14, 2016

AAP’s candidate from Mohali, Himmat Singh Shergill, will likely be pitted against Majithia.

Sukhbir Singh Badal launches water cruise for tourists
Tue, Dec 13, 2016

The capacity of the water bus is 34 but only 24 persons were allowed on the first ride, along with the Deputy Chief minister. The ride was less than 10 minutes long.

Arvind Kejriwal’s ‘source’ multiplied official no. of drug addicts in Punjab, by 8
Sun, Dec 11, 2016

There has been controversy over the exact number of drug addicts in Punjab.

Pro-Hindutva Activists vandalise Pakistan stalls at PITEX
Sun, Dec 11, 2016

Members of VHP, Shiv Sena and Bajrang Dal remove Pakistani flags from shops selling products made there.

Punjab: 2 years after his promise, Sukhbir to launch 4-km ride in Harike lake
Sun, Dec 11, 2016

Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal will launch on Monday ‘Punjab Harike Water Cruise’, a four-kilometre ride in waters of Harike wetland lake.

Punjab International trade fair begins, Pakistan presence ‘negligible’
Fri, Dec 09, 2016

Several delegates from Pakistan attended the event during previous years. Delegates are those traders who come to develop relations at PITEX platform with traders of India and other SAARC countries traders

Demonetisation fallout: No truck from Pakistan to India
Fri, Dec 09, 2016

Labourers have been suffering the most as business between India and Pakistan has been affected at ICP ever since demonetisation was announced,

AAP plans ‘Majha Fathe’ rally on December 14 in Majithia’s bastion
Wed, Dec 07, 2016

Party leaders say it’s the litmus test for them; AAP may announce its candidate against Majithia.

Pakistan to take part in Amritsar trade meet
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

As many as 54 Pak traders will take part in PITEX from December 8 along with other SAARC countries

Sartaj Aziz fails to visit Golden Temple
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

Before his departure, Aziz told The Indian Express: “It’s not that they prevented me from going there, but they said we cannot make the required security arrangements.”