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From pad woman to politician: The rise of AAP’s Jeevan Jyot Kaur who defeated political bigwigs Sidhu and Majithia
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From pad woman to politician: The rise of AAP’s Jeevan Jyot Kaur who defeated political bigwigs Sidhu and Majithia

Jeevan Jyot Kaur did not hold massive rallies. Instead, she went door-to-door to connect with people. In her debut election, the AAP candidate has emerged as the ‘giant slayer’, beating political heavyweights Congress’ Navjot Singh Sidhu and SAD’s Bikram Singh Majithia

Punjab Election Results: Congress' Sidhu and Akali Dal's Bikram Majithia lose to AAP's Jeevan Jyot Kaur in Amritsar East
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Punjab Election Results: Congress' Sidhu and Akali Dal's Bikram Majithia lose to AAP's Jeevan Jyot Kaur in Amritsar East

Kaur bagged a total of 39,679 votes. Trailing second behind the AAP candidate was Congress' Sidhu with 32,929 votes. Majithia finished third with 25,188 votes

Punjab polls: Akali Dal MLA Majithia surrenders before Mohali court in drug case
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Punjab polls: Akali Dal MLA Majithia surrenders before Mohali court in drug case

The Supreme Court had granted Bikram Singh Majithia relief from arrest till 23 February so that he could campaign. Majithia is contesting against Congress' Navjot Singh Sidhu from Amritsar East

Supreme Court asks Punjab government not to arrest SAD's Bikram Singh Majithia in drugs case till 31 January
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Supreme Court asks Punjab government not to arrest SAD's Bikram Singh Majithia in drugs case till 31 January

The court took note of the submissions of Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for Majithia, that the plea seeking anticipatory bail plea needed urgent hearing as the accused has been facing ‘political vendetta’

Punjab Assembly elections: Meet Bikram Singh Majithia, the man SAD believes will pip Navjot Singh Sidhu
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Punjab Assembly elections: Meet Bikram Singh Majithia, the man SAD believes will pip Navjot Singh Sidhu

The Shiromani Akali Dal announced that Majithia, who is currently battling a drug case in court, will contest elections from the Congress chief’s bastion of Amritsar East to ‘break his arrogance’

Punjab polls: SAD fields Majithia against Sidhu in Amritsar East, Parkash Badal from Lambi
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Punjab polls: SAD fields Majithia against Sidhu in Amritsar East, Parkash Badal from Lambi

Sukhbir Badal also announced the candidature of his 94-year-old father and five-time Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal from Lambi assembly seat from where the SAD patriarch is the sitting legislator

Punjab: SAD leader Bikram Singh Majithia alleges conspiracy behind PM Modi's security breach
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Punjab: SAD leader Bikram Singh Majithia alleges conspiracy behind PM Modi's security breach

Majithia said he has never heard of the chief minister or the Punjab Congress chief stranded on any road for 15-20 minutes

Enough evidence against ex-Punjab MLA Bikram Singh Majithia in drugs case, says CM Channi
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Enough evidence against ex-Punjab MLA Bikram Singh Majithia in drugs case, says CM Channi

The chief minister also vowed to catch the 'big fish' involved in the drug racket and slammed his predecessor Amarinder Singh, saying he did not make the STF report on it public.

SAD condemns Centre's decision to withdraw Z-plus security for Bikram Singh Majithia, terms it 'politically motivated'
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SAD condemns Centre's decision to withdraw Z-plus security for Bikram Singh Majithia, terms it 'politically motivated'

Majithia is the brother of Bathinda MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal, who had recently resigned from the Narendra Modi Cabinet in protest against the Centre's three farm laws

Close associate of Shiromani Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia shot dead outside gurudwara in Amritsar; five arrested
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Close associate of Shiromani Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia shot dead outside gurudwara in Amritsar; five arrested

A close associate of senior Shiromani Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia was shot dead by three motorcycle-borne assailants at Umarpura village in Amrirsar when he was coming out of a gurdwara after offering prayers, police said

Amritsar train tragedy: Bikram Singh Majithia joins candle march with kin of victims, says Congress has not kept its promise to give them jobs
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Amritsar train tragedy: Bikram Singh Majithia joins candle march with kin of victims, says Congress has not kept its promise to give them jobs

Rallying with the family and friends of those who died in the Amritsar train accident last year, Bikram Singh Majithia alleged that the Congress government has failed to fulfil its promise to give jobs.

Protests erupt in Punjab Assembly over Navjot Singh Sidhu's Pulwama remark; SAD burns photos of him hugging Pak army chief
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Protests erupt in Punjab Assembly over Navjot Singh Sidhu's Pulwama remark; SAD burns photos of him hugging Pak army chief

Before the start of the Punjab Budget session, Akali leaders led by Bikram Singh Majithia burnt the photographs of Navjot Singh Sidhu including those in which he is seen hugging the Pakistan Army chief, outside the House

SAD alleges Congress forcing people to attend Amarinder Singh's rally, says it is desperate to put up 'face-saving show'
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SAD alleges Congress forcing people to attend Amarinder Singh's rally, says it is desperate to put up 'face-saving show'

Amarinder Singh will hold the rally at Lambi, home turf of former chief minister Parkash Singh Badal, while Akali will hold a rally at Patiala.

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh calls for national policy to curb 'drug menace' after Navjot Sidhu's remarks on legalising opium
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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh calls for national policy to curb 'drug menace' after Navjot Sidhu's remarks on legalising opium

Congress leader and Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday created a new controversy by calling for the legalisation of opium in the state.

Navjot Singh Sidhu supports demand for legalising opium in Punjab; Amarinder Singh hopes drug matter will be resolved
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Navjot Singh Sidhu supports demand for legalising opium in Punjab; Amarinder Singh hopes drug matter will be resolved

Amarinder Singh reacted to Navjot Singh Sidhu's remark and hoped that this matter would be resolved once and for all.

Arvind Kejriwal slams Punjab ally Lok Insaf Party, accuses it of having insulted AAP Dalit MLA Harpal Singh Cheema
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Arvind Kejriwal slams Punjab ally Lok Insaf Party, accuses it of having insulted AAP Dalit MLA Harpal Singh Cheema

The criticism by Kejriwal came amid the crisis involving replacement of Sukhpal Singh Khaira as the Leader of Opposition with Harpal Singh Cheema, a Dalit legislator of the AAP in Punjab

Kumar Vishwas' refusal to toe party line may be attempt to project himself as more credible leader than Arvind Kejriwal
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Kumar Vishwas' refusal to toe party line may be attempt to project himself as more credible leader than Arvind Kejriwal

Kumar Vishwas, by refusing to apologise in defamation cases, is pitching himself as an alternative to Arvind Kejriwal. However, this move may not work for him.

Arvind Kejriwal's apology spree hits roadblock: Arun Jaitley may not allow Delhi chief minister an easy escape
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Arvind Kejriwal's apology spree hits roadblock: Arun Jaitley may not allow Delhi chief minister an easy escape

The finance minister had filed a Rs 10 crore defamation suit against Arvind Kejriwal and five other AAP leaders.

As Arvind Kejriwal goes on apology spree, over a dozen other defamation cases against AAP leaders await resolution
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As Arvind Kejriwal goes on apology spree, over a dozen other defamation cases against AAP leaders await resolution

Even after Kejriwal tendered apologies to BJP leader Nitin Gadkari, in an effort to escape the slew of defamation cases against him, over a dozen other cases await resolution

After Bikram Singh Majithia, now Arvind Kejriwal apologises to Nitin Gadkari and Kapil Sibal to settle cases; Arun Jaitley next?
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After Bikram Singh Majithia, now Arvind Kejriwal apologises to Nitin Gadkari and Kapil Sibal to settle cases; Arun Jaitley next?

In a span of six years, Kejriwal and the Aam Aadmi Party leaders have accumulated a slew of court cases including several defamation suits.