With SAD-BJP, Congress and AAP locked in a fierce electoral battle, parties are leaving no stone unturned to woo as many voters as possible for victory in the forthcoming Punjab Assembly elections.
With Assembly elections just a few months away, the national and regional parties of Punjab were handed a tough opponent on Sunday with the coming together of all splinter groups, smaller regional forums, fronts and political parties
Punjab polls 2017: Will form new party early October, sacked AAP convener Sucha Singh tells Firstpost
In an exclusive interview with Firstpost, Sucha Singh talks about his plans of setting up a new party in order to tackle various problems of Punjab in the light of the forthcoming assembly elections in the state.
Talking to the media in Chandigarh on Friday, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij said in the light of the fact findings, the concerned officers have been asked to take action as per law.
Till recently, the AAP’s political campaign graph had been going up steadily in Punjab ahead of the state assembly elections.
Defying Punjab and Haryana High Court’s direction of stay on the reservation, Jats have threatened to relaunch their agitation for reservation in Haryana from 5 June.
Swaraj Lehar or Swaraj Abhiyan, the breakaway group of AAP in Punjab announced the formation of Swaraj Party to contest assembly elections in Punjab
The BJP's decision to remove some historical names from school textbooks in Haryana is drawing a lot of criticism from the Congress
To counter the success the Congress`Coffee with Captain’, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Punjab has launched the innovative programmer `Bolda Punjab’
The political scenario in Punjab, which had been a two-horse race for the longest time, is about to become a three-way battle with the entry of the AAP.
Panthic and farmers’ issues are the two most important emotive aspects from the point of view of elections in the state.
Haryana is on boil. Three lives have already been lost in the violence during the ongoing Jat stir in the state demanding reservation in jobs and educational institutions.
The by-poll is being seen as a kind of leadership test for Capt Amarinder Singh.
Being the northernmost district of Punjab, Gurdaspur area lies between river Ravi and Beas and is very close to the international border, which is just 10 km from Pakistan.
Former finance minister and Congress MLA from Sanour, Patiala, demanded that the government immediately announce a financial emergency in the state.
Health Minister Anil Vij, too, questioned the manner in which land was allotted to National Herald in a hush hush manner.
Will Captain Amarinder Singh deliver the Congress an electoral victory in Punjab? While rival political parties have been dismissive about the change of guard in the party, the mood in the Congress camp is optimistic.
The fear of revival of terrorism has started haunting Punjab again. A spate of recent incidents suggests that the sub-surface disquiet over matters religion is getting intense in the state.
Alarm bells have started ringing for the SAD-BJP ruling alliance ahead of the 2017 assembly election in Punjab. Anti-incumbency mood is already in the air and trouble for the allies, particularly for the dominant partner Akali Dal, does not just seem to be ending.