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Shiromani Akali Dal activist, wife shot dead in Punjab's Sangrur; police book four, including ex-Congress councillor
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Shiromani Akali Dal activist, wife shot dead in Punjab's Sangrur; police book four, including ex-Congress councillor

The Punjab Police suspect that Charant Garg was murdered due to a dispute over money, but the Shiromani Akali Dal blamed the Congress.

BJP belittled Atal Bihari Vajpayee by adding 'political colour' to ceremony on immersing his ashes, says Shiv Sena
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BJP belittled Atal Bihari Vajpayee by adding 'political colour' to ceremony on immersing his ashes, says Shiv Sena

Instead of Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes immersion ritual being performed by one party, it should have been carried out as a national event involving all parties.

BJP ally Shiromani Akali Dal will support NDA nominee Harivansh Narayan Singh in Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election
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BJP ally Shiromani Akali Dal will support NDA nominee Harivansh Narayan Singh in Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election

The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Tuesday said it would support any candidate put up by the NDA for the election to the post of deputy chairman Rajya Sabha.

Eight AAP lawmakers led by Sukhpal Singh Khaira declare party's Punjab unit 'autonomous' at Bathinda
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Eight AAP lawmakers led by Sukhpal Singh Khaira declare party's Punjab unit 'autonomous' at Bathinda

A group of AAP legislators led by Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Thursday declared the party's Punjab unit “autonomous” and “dissolved” its current organisational structure.

BJP president Amit Shah meets allies as part of BJP's 'Sampark for Samartan' campaign in Maharashtra
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BJP president Amit Shah meets allies as part of BJP's 'Sampark for Samartan' campaign in Maharashtra

Amit Shah, along with Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, has met with many potential allies as part of BJP's 'Sampark for Samartan'- Campaign for Support for the 2019 polls

Karnataka, Kairana debacles make BJP's mission to penetrate into Telugu states an uphill task
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Karnataka, Kairana debacles make BJP's mission to penetrate into Telugu states an uphill task

BJP's plan to compensate the possible losses in the north and the west with the gains in mission-7 states, prominent among them are two Telugu states, seem to be a distant possibility.

By-elections 2018: Over 70% turnout recorded in bypoll to Shahkot Assembly seat in Punjab; counting on 31 May
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By-elections 2018: Over 70% turnout recorded in bypoll to Shahkot Assembly seat in Punjab; counting on 31 May

Over 70 percent polling was reported on Monday in the bypoll to the Shahkot Assembly seat in Punjab, a poll official said.

Shahkot bypoll: Congress, Akali Dal and AAP to contest tomorrow's by-election; counting on 31 May
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Shahkot bypoll: Congress, Akali Dal and AAP to contest tomorrow's by-election; counting on 31 May

Polling to the Shahkot bypoll, for which the three major political parties – Congress, Akali Dal and AAP have went all out, will take place on Monday.

Delhi Akali Dal protests outside Congress' Akbar Road office; demands Sajjan Kumar's, Jagdish Tytler's ouster
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Delhi Akali Dal protests outside Congress' Akbar Road office; demands Sajjan Kumar's, Jagdish Tytler's ouster

Delhi Akali Dal President Manjeet Singh was detained by the police during the party's protests against Rahul Gandhi and Jagdish Tytler outside the Congress office, media reports said.

BJP Foundation Day: Amit Shah's animal jibe at Opposition uncalled for, reflects poor knowledge of his own party's history
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BJP Foundation Day: Amit Shah's animal jibe at Opposition uncalled for, reflects poor knowledge of his own party's history

Amit Shah's Panchsheel enunciated on BJP's foundation day is full of rhetoric, prediction based on selective facts, self-adulation and low standard political discourse.

News18's Rising India Summit: Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh says Arvind Kejriwal has isolated himself
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News18's Rising India Summit: Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh says Arvind Kejriwal has isolated himself

Amarinder Singh on Saturday slammed his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal over the recent controversy over his apology to Bikram Majithia.

Arvind Kejriwal apologises to Bikram Majithia: After Bhagwant Mann, Aman Arora resigns from party post; Lok Insaaf Party to end alliance with AAP
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Arvind Kejriwal apologises to Bikram Majithia: After Bhagwant Mann, Aman Arora resigns from party post; Lok Insaaf Party to end alliance with AAP

The Lok Insaaf Party has decided to break alliance with AAP in Punjab following Arvind Kejriwal's apology to Bikram Majithia

TDP quits NDA: Centre's strength comes down to 314 from 336 in LS, Shiv Sena support gives BJP breathing space
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TDP quits NDA: Centre's strength comes down to 314 from 336 in LS, Shiv Sena support gives BJP breathing space

Equations within the NDA aren't particularly rosy. While TDP has announced its exit, Shiv Sena did so earlier last year, while PDP's ties with the government are also on shaky grounds. RLSP is also in talks with the Opposition

BJP needs to guard against displaying political arrogance as discontent rises among NDA allies
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BJP needs to guard against displaying political arrogance as discontent rises among NDA allies

If the BJP demonstrates political arrogance, it can prove to be costly for the party, as the coalition phase in Indian politics has not yet come to an end.

Akali Dal claims it has evidence of Jagdish Tytler's role in 1984 riots, says it will raise issue in Parliament
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Akali Dal claims it has evidence of Jagdish Tytler's role in 1984 riots, says it will raise issue in Parliament

Akali Dal claims that they have a sting operation incriminating Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case

Amarinder Singh says Punjab can't extend debt waiver to more farmers, cites fund crunch, lack of support from Centre
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Amarinder Singh says Punjab can't extend debt waiver to more farmers, cites fund crunch, lack of support from Centre

The Punjab government on Saturday said it cannot extend the debt waiver scheme to all farmers or waive more than Rs 2 lakh due to lack of support from the Centre coupled with bad finances inherited from the Akali dispensation.

Amarinder Singh, Sukhbir Badal spar on Twitter as CM accuses Akalis of blocking roads and National Highways
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Amarinder Singh, Sukhbir Badal spar on Twitter as CM accuses Akalis of blocking roads and National Highways

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and SAD chief Sukhbir Badal today engaged themselves in a prolonged exchange of heated words on Twitter after Akali workers were booked for blocking roads and national highways.

Amarinder Singh slams Oppn parties for disrupting Punjab Assembly, says one day's loss wasted Rs 70 lakh
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Amarinder Singh slams Oppn parties for disrupting Punjab Assembly, says one day's loss wasted Rs 70 lakh

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh hit out at the Opposition AAP and Akali-BJP combine, accusing them of "wasting" public money and precious time of the House by disrupting Question Hour

Amarinder Singh says Punjab govt to release first instalment of farm loan waiver on 14 December
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Amarinder Singh says Punjab govt to release first instalment of farm loan waiver on 14 December

Facing flak over farm debt waiver issue, Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said the first instalment of loan waiver will be released on 14 December.

Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll: Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar defeats BJP's Swaran Salaria by 1.9 lakh votes
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Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll: Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar defeats BJP's Swaran Salaria by 1.9 lakh votes

Congress candidate Sunil Jakhar won Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll by defeating his nearest rival, BJP nominee Swaran Salaria with a margin of 1,93,219 votes