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Navjyot Singh Sidhu's politics is destined to end the way his cricket did —out hit wicket
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Navjyot Singh Sidhu's politics is destined to end the way his cricket did —out hit wicket

In cricket, Sidhu played against an Opposition. In politics, Sidhu has become his own Opposition. So, Sidhu bats, Sidhu bowls, Sidhu gets caught. Sidhu, incidentally, is also the pitch. One of his favourite riffs is that pitches are like wives, you never know which way they will turn. But, in Sidhu’s case, we know which way he will turn — against himself.

Amritsar grenade attack: Theories abound about possible hand of Pakistan's ISI, Khalistan hardliners
India

Amritsar grenade attack: Theories abound about possible hand of Pakistan's ISI, Khalistan hardliners

Following the attack in Amritsar, the Amarinder Singh-led Congress government suspected the hand of ISI-backed Khalistani or Kashmiri militants.

Amritsar attack: As SAD, Congress trade blame, AAP's HS Phoolka says Bipin Rawat 'behind attack', then apologises
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Amritsar attack: As SAD, Congress trade blame, AAP's HS Phoolka says Bipin Rawat 'behind attack', then apologises

A grenade attack on a religious congregation in Amritsar's Nirankari Bhawan on Sunday — which left three people dead and many injured — has drawn strong political reactions. While the Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh vowed that he will not let the "forces of terror" destroy the hard-earned peace in the state, the Opposition spearheaded by the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) cornered him for "playing with fire".

Punjab: Congress praises political strategist Prashant Kishor days after poster put up trashing him
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Punjab: Congress praises political strategist Prashant Kishor days after poster put up trashing him

Chandigarh: Political strategist Prashant Kishor has received some belated praise from the Congress, with Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh saying his team's "work was absolutely critical to the victory".

Manohar Parrikar takes a dig at Digvijaya Singh over Goa
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Manohar Parrikar takes a dig at Digvijaya Singh over Goa

After winning the trust vote, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday took a dig at the Congress's state in-charge Digvijaya Singh.

Turkey-Netherlands row: As anti-immigrant sentiment rises, spat shows hazards of courting diaspora
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Turkey-Netherlands row: As anti-immigrant sentiment rises, spat shows hazards of courting diaspora

Most countries with a large diaspora actively woo their overseas communities, but the diplomatic spat between Netherlands and Turkey has shown up the hazards of aggressively courting the diaspora.

UP Election Results 2017: Rahul congratulates Modi, says Congress will continue its fight
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UP Election Results 2017: Rahul congratulates Modi, says Congress will continue its fight

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP for the party's victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand Assembly polls

Punjab election 2017: The 'silent' electorate can make things uncertain in three-cornered fight
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Punjab election 2017: The 'silent' electorate can make things uncertain in three-cornered fight

The Akali Dal, whose president and incumbent Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal has been saying that the party will rule Punjab for 25 years, is facing anti-incumbency since it has been in power,

Ahead of 2017 Assembly election, Punjab Congress ready to roll with its campaign on wheels
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Ahead of 2017 Assembly election, Punjab Congress ready to roll with its campaign on wheels

Prior to this Punjab Congress Express programme, which will actually hit the streets on 26 September, Capt Amarinder’s on-going campaigning series has already gained a connect with the masses, especially the youth.

Punjab polls 2017: Is Navjot Singh Sidhu's Awaaz-e-Punjab a harbinger of a grand front ahead?
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Punjab polls 2017: Is Navjot Singh Sidhu's Awaaz-e-Punjab a harbinger of a grand front ahead?

This new front will give a push towards realisation of a grand political front as perceived by the AAP oustees ahead of Punjab election.

Capt Amarinder Singh hits back at Jaitley over 'foreign accounts' charge
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Capt Amarinder Singh hits back at Jaitley over 'foreign accounts' charge

A day after Arun Jaitley attacked him over his family's alleged foreign accounts, Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh hit back at him, accusing him of trying to "avenge his humiliating defeat" in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

Locked in three-way combat AAP, Cong focus on youth, drugs menace to counter SAD
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Locked in three-way combat AAP, Cong focus on youth, drugs menace to counter SAD

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.

Testing waters: Congress, Akali Dal set for tough fight at Khadoor Sahib by-poll in Punjab
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Testing waters: Congress, Akali Dal set for tough fight at Khadoor Sahib by-poll in Punjab

The by-poll is being seen as a kind of leadership test for Capt Amarinder Singh.

People's Party of Punjab in fold, Cong makes light of the big AAP threat in Punjab
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People's Party of Punjab in fold, Cong makes light of the big AAP threat in Punjab

Many in the party from the state won’t take AAP as lightly though.

Why the Ghaggar may ruin the Cong’s chances in Patiala
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Why the Ghaggar may ruin the Cong’s chances in Patiala

What’s even more problematic for Preneet Kaur is the fact that Capt Amarinder Singh is no more around this time to help his wife, busy as he is in Amritsar.