December 10, 2019 5:04 pm
While the BJP leaders and most belonging to the parties in the NDA alliance extended support, the opposition party leaders criticised the stand of BJP-led central government to "discriminate the right of citizenship on the basis of religion".
November 02, 2019 8:58 am
These soldiers are called dharmi faujis (soldiers who batted for religion) for their act of deserting the army and keeping their religion and faith above everything.
October 31, 2019 5:53 am
The counsel representing Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal and party leader Bikram Singh Majithia alleged that the retired judge has misled the court by not making it clear that his term as Chairman had come to an end.
October 16, 2019 4:51 am
Describing the SAD as an “unprincipled” party, Singh pointed to the party’s “double standards” on its ties with BJP, against which it is fighting tooth and nail in Haryana while seeking votes for its candidates in Punjab.
October 13, 2019 11:08 am
The SAD, after severing ties with the BJP in Haryana, is contesting the polls in alliance with the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD).
September 14, 2019 1:34 pm
Bypolls to Jalalabad, Dakha, Mukerian and Phagwara assembly constituencies are due in Punjab.
August 22, 2019 1:48 pm
Badal and Majithia are accused of defaming the retired judge, who headed a one-man commission to probe desecration of religious texts and related police firing incidents, including those that happened under SAD-BJP rule in 2015.
August 20, 2019 2:05 pm
CM also cornered the Akalis over their “support to the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, in shameful violation of the very principles on which the Anandpur Sahib resolution was founded”.
August 15, 2019 3:28 am
Last month, there were reports of section of Akali leaders objecting to BJP’s membership drive in Lambi, the Badal hinterland.
July 31, 2019 3:04 am
A day after Sukhbir’s comments, Sikh group Dal Khalsa has said that it looked like both the Congress and the SAD were trying to protect Dera Sirsa men. The CBI closure report had given a clean chit to Dera followers in the case.
January 08, 2016 4:54 pm
New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): After meeting Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal said there was no failure on part of the local police in the recent Pathankot terror attack, and asked people to stop critisising the national forces. Talking about the ongoing investigation, Badal said both the state government and National investigating agency (NIA) are investigating every aspect and soon the culprit will be punished. Badal said there is a need to increase BSF deployment in Punjab along the border with Pakistan.
January 12, 2015 10:39 am