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Punjab polls


May 14, 1982, Forty Years Ago: Wheat Crop Damage

May 13, 2022 11:06 pm

Krishi Bhavan experts are still to make a detailed assessment to ascertain the extent of damage to the wheat crop by continuous rains in the northern states.

AAP now a national force, Kejriwal to become principal challenger to BJP: Raghav Chadha

March 11, 2022 10:37 am

Speaking after the party’s resounding victory in the Punjab Assembly polls, the AAP spokesperson said it will soon become the “natural and national alternative” to the Congress.

Amid landslide Punjab win, AAP gains in Dalit stronghold Doaba too; Congress keeps nine seats

March 10, 2022 8:19 pm

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), though, may claim the bragging rights as it improved its tally in the region from two seats to 10 amid its landslide win in the state.

As Akali Dal hits rock bottom, chief Sukhbir Singh Badal too loses litmus test

March 10, 2022 5:44 pm

Sukhbir Singh Badal lost to Jagdeep Kamboj of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) by 30,930 votes.

With Exit polls giving edge to AAP, anxious wait for results in Dhuri

March 09, 2022 8:22 am

The question paramount in the mind of most people here: Will Bhagwant Mann be the next chief minister?

Punjab: Candidates claim victories ahead of results

March 09, 2022 8:21 am

The SAD candidate from Kharar, Ranjeet Singh Gill, said that during the election campaign, he got a lot of support from the people and was hopeful of winning the election.

Political bystanders sans voting rights, Sikh, Hindu refugees watch drama unfold

February 16, 2022 5:00 am

Only promises, no citizenship for them

As Congress banks on Channi, the Dalit factor has many layers

February 08, 2022 6:17 pm

Despite Punjab having the highest concentration of Dalits in the country of any state and despite as many as 34 reserved seats out of a total 117 in the state (more than 30%), Channi is the first CM in the state from the community.

Punjab polls: Former SAD leader joins Cong

February 05, 2022 1:56 pm

While thanking Channi, Darbara said, “It is a matter of honour for Bhadaur that a CM has chosen this constituency to contest. The mood in Bhadaur is already clear.”

Punjab Candidate Watch: Ex-cop who wants to remove ‘backward’ tag of Nihal Singh wala

February 05, 2022 1:48 pm

"I will remove the 'backward' tag attached with this constituency's name. It a reserved constituency where people are very innocent and they are used by politicians for their gains."