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Former Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar joins BJP

New Delhi/IBNS: In a new turn to Punjab politics, former state Congress chief Sunil Jakhar joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here Thursday.

'Good luck and goodbye': Former Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar quits party

Amritsar/IBNS: In a big jolt for the Congress, senior leader and former Punjab chief Sunil Jakhar bade farewell to the party on Saturday severing his long association with the same.

Punjab: Raghav Chadha raids sand mafia operating in Chamkaur Sahib, exposes illegal sand mining

Chandigarh/UNI: Aam Aadmi Party(AAP) leader and Punjab co-in-charge Raghav Chadha exposed the illegal business of sand mafia allegedly running in Chamkaur Sahib, the assembly constituency of Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi.

Navjot Sidhu hits back at Punjab AG

Chandigarh/UNI: A day after Punjab Advocate General (AG) APS Deol attacked Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President Navjot Singh Sidhu, the PPCC chief hit back at the senior advocate in a thread of twelve tweets.

SAD workers led by Sukhbir Badal gherao Punjab CM's residence

Chandigarh/UNI: The activists of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), led by their president Sukhbir Singh Badal, on Saturday 'gheraoed' the residence of Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi here.

Punjab Congress mulls roping in Prashant Kishor who predicted BJP's long run

Chandigarh/IBNS: Even as former political strategist Prashant Kishor recently predicted the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s long run in Indian politics, the Punjab Congress is mulling taking his help to fight the upcoming crucial assembly elections in the state.

Punjab Lok Congress: Amarinder Singh announces new party

Chandigarh/IBNS: Former Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Tuesday said he has floated his own party -- the Punjab Lok Congress and the party's registration is pending with the Election Commission of India.

Sidhu writes to Sonia Gandhi to implement 13 points agenda in Punjab

New Delhi/UNI: Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) chief Navjot Singh Sidhu has written a letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi seeking a meeting to present "13 points agenda" as part of election manifesto for the upcoming assembly election in Punjab.

Navjot Sidhu meets Rahul Gandhi amid Punjab Congress turmoil

New Delhi/IBNS: Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu met senior party leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday amid a continued turmoil  in the state and a day after the former signalled an apparent climbdown from his resignation.

Charanjit Channi lashes out at Centre's move to extend BSF's jurisdiction along 3 border states

New Delhi/IBNS: Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Wednesday slammed the Centre's move to extend Border Security Force (BSF)'s jurisdiction over a wider belt along the borders of three states.

Will quit Congress but won't join BJP, says former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Chandigarh/IBNS: Amid the political turmoil in Punjab, former state Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh Thursday said he will quit the Congress but won't switch to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), a day after meeting Union Home Minister and saffron leader Amit Shah.

'I am not rigid... let's talk': Punjab CM's attempt to placate irate Sidhu

Chandigarh/IBNS: New Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi Wednesday said he has reached out to Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned as the state Congress chief yesterday, to address the disgruntled leader's concerns, media reports said.

Who is Charanjit Singh Channi, the CM-designate of Punjab?

Chandigarh/UNI: Congress party on Sunday evening announced three time MLA from Chamkaur Sahib Charanjit Singh Channi as the new Chief Minister of Punjab, a day after miffed Capt Amarinder Singh resigned.

Senior Congress leader Sukhjinder Randhawa likely to be the next Punjab CM

Chandigarh: Senior Congress leader Sukhjinder Randhawa likely to be the next Punjab CM. 

Sidhu is a 'friend of Pakistan', will oppose if he is appointed CM: Amarinder Singh

Chandigarh/UNI: Captain Amarinder Singh, who resigned as the chief minister of Punjab on Saturday, accused his rival and state Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu of being a friend of Pakistan, and said he should not be appointed the chief minister.