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Punjab Assembly Elections: Rahul Gandhi visits Golden Temple, to address virtual rally in Jalandhar
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Punjab Assembly Elections: Rahul Gandhi visits Golden Temple, to address virtual rally in Jalandhar

The Congress leader is on a day-long visit to Punjab during which he is set to visit religious places along with the 109 candidates in an apparent show of strength ahead of Assembly elections that are due next month

Punjab Assembly Elections: Rahul Gandhi in state today, to visit Sri Harmandir Sahib with 117 candidates
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Punjab Assembly Elections: Rahul Gandhi in state today, to visit Sri Harmandir Sahib with 117 candidates

This will the first visit of the Congress leader to the state since the imposition of a ban on physical rallies by the Election Commission of India at the start of the month

Punjab polls: BJP to contest 65 seats, Captain Amarinder Singh's PLC gets 37 seats, says JP Nadda
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Punjab polls: BJP to contest 65 seats, Captain Amarinder Singh's PLC gets 37 seats, says JP Nadda

Former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday announced his newly-formed Punjab Lok Congress' first list of 22 candidates for the upcoming Assembly polls in the state

Punjab polls: 'Won't let Sidhu win, has no brains', says Amarinder Singh; releases first list of PLC candidates
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Punjab polls: 'Won't let Sidhu win, has no brains', says Amarinder Singh; releases first list of PLC candidates

Amarinder Singh's newly-launched PLC is jointly contesting the 20 February Punjab Assembly polls in alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and SAD (Sanyukt)

Punjab polls: PLC chief Captain Amarinder releases first list of candidates; ex-CM to contest from Patiala urban
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Punjab polls: PLC chief Captain Amarinder releases first list of candidates; ex-CM to contest from Patiala urban

Amarinder said all these candidates had strong political credentials and were known faces in their respective constituencies

Why AAP may have caught people’s imagination but it doesn’t guarantee a win in Punjab
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Why AAP may have caught people’s imagination but it doesn’t guarantee a win in Punjab

There are too many political and social dynamics that are at play during the Punjab Assembly elections, and this makes any prediction a risky exercise

Bhagwant Mann is a sharp politician, don’t be fooled by his drinking and clownery
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Bhagwant Mann is a sharp politician, don’t be fooled by his drinking and clownery

Unlike many political heavyweights in Punjab, Bhagwant Mann has a very strong connection with the ground

Farmers at Singhu border dismantle a makeshift town after ending 15-month protest, to leave site tomorrow
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Farmers at Singhu border dismantle a makeshift town after ending 15-month protest, to leave site tomorrow

The Samyukt Kisan Morcha, which spearheaded the farmers' agitation, had on Thursday announced the suspension of the protest that began over a year ago to seek the repeal of the Centre's farm laws

Punjab Assembly polls: 'Spoke to Amit Shah on alliance with BJP', Amarinder Singh hints at formal announcement
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Punjab Assembly polls: 'Spoke to Amit Shah on alliance with BJP', Amarinder Singh hints at formal announcement

He said that a formal alliance with the BJP can be worked on now that the three contentious farm bills have been repealed and other issues raised by farmers are being discussed

Amarinder calls Sidhu 'acolyte of Pakistan's deep state' in resignation letter to Congress, announces new party
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Amarinder calls Sidhu 'acolyte of Pakistan's deep state' in resignation letter to Congress, announces new party

Amarinder accused Rahul and Priyanka of patronising Navjot Sidhu, and said that Sonia Gandhi had 'turned a blind eye' to all of it

‘Spent cartridge, Jaichand of Politics': Amarinder, Sidhu spar as ex-Punjab CM announces own party
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‘Spent cartridge, Jaichand of Politics': Amarinder, Sidhu spar as ex-Punjab CM announces own party

The former Punjab chief minister in his press conference said that he had applied for a party name and a symbol and awaiting the Election Commission’s approval to make a formal announcement

‘Can do a lot for Punjab': Captain Amarinder says Congress lost ground after Sidhu's elevation
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‘Can do a lot for Punjab': Captain Amarinder says Congress lost ground after Sidhu's elevation

Amarinder, who was one of the Congress’ powerful regional satraps, also said he had never experienced “this sort of interference ever as a chief minister"

Congress in complete disarray, using preposterous lies to cover mishandling of Punjab crisis, says Amarinder
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Congress in complete disarray, using preposterous lies to cover mishandling of Punjab crisis, says Amarinder

The former Punjab CM's remarks came hours after Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala claimed that 78 party legislators had sought Singh's ouster in a letter to the Central leadership

'Post or no post': Sidhu vows to stand by Rahul and Priyanka after u-turn on Punjab Congress chief job
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'Post or no post': Sidhu vows to stand by Rahul and Priyanka after u-turn on Punjab Congress chief job

Sidhu set the stage for Amarinder Singh's resignation as Punjab CM on 18 September and the relatively lesser-known Dalit face Charanjit Singh Channi's takeover, just four months before the Assembly polls

Congress asks Channi to 'sort Punjab crisis at state level'; Sidhu likely to continue as PCC chief
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Congress asks Channi to 'sort Punjab crisis at state level'; Sidhu likely to continue as PCC chief

Channi rushed to Delhi a day after he held hectic parleys with a disgruntled Navjot Singh Sidhu, who finally relented and reportedly agreed to continue as the Punjab Congress chief after he was assured that a coordination panel, comprising him and the CM, will be set up

Sidhu likely to continue as Punjab Congress chief after Channi meet, say sources; not joining BJP: Amarinder
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Sidhu likely to continue as Punjab Congress chief after Channi meet, say sources; not joining BJP: Amarinder

Channi, meanwhile, has called a cabinet meeting on 4 October at the Secretariat, ANI reported

Five things Punjab’s Amarinder-Sidhu-Channi fiasco shows about Congress
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Five things Punjab’s Amarinder-Sidhu-Channi fiasco shows about Congress

By sacking Amarinder Singh for an unstable, impatient upstart like Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Nehru-Gandhis once again showed their insecurity and disdain for mass leaders

Navjot Singh Sidhu's ambition may have ripped the envelope of his ambition, but he's not done yet
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Navjot Singh Sidhu's ambition may have ripped the envelope of his ambition, but he's not done yet

It may be a stretch to call Navjot Singh Sidhu a genius, but he is not as much of a maverick as he appears

'All options open': Amarinder Singh meets Amit Shah amid Punjab Congress crisis
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'All options open': Amarinder Singh meets Amit Shah amid Punjab Congress crisis

After resigning as Punjab chief minister, Amarinder Singh had also threatened to pit a strong candidate against his party rival Navjot Singh Sidhu in the upcoming polls

Punjab political crisis: Sidhu takes moral high ground, but Congress leaders seethe over his 'betrayal'
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Punjab political crisis: Sidhu takes moral high ground, but Congress leaders seethe over his 'betrayal'

Meanwhile, Sidhu took the moral high ground, at least on camera. Sidhu tweeted a video message in Punjabi on Wednesday morning, saying he will fight for truth "until his last breath".