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Amarinder Singh asserts no one will be spared in sacrilege cases, accuses previous SAD-BJP govt of not doing enough
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Amarinder Singh asserts no one will be spared in sacrilege cases, accuses previous SAD-BJP govt of not doing enough

Amarinder Singh claimed that the SAD-BJP government in Punjab ordered police firing on peaceful protesters in Bargari, killing two youths.

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.

Congress wins most seats in Zila Parishad, Panchayat Samiti elections in Punjab; Akali Dal defeated on home turf
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Congress wins most seats in Zila Parishad, Panchayat Samiti elections in Punjab; Akali Dal defeated on home turf

The Akalis suffered a humiliating defeat in their home turf Muktsar as the Congress won 10 of the 13 Zila Parishad zones.

1988 Patiala road rage case: SC agrees to reconsider quantum of punishment for Navjot Singh Sidhu
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1988 Patiala road rage case: SC agrees to reconsider quantum of punishment for Navjot Singh Sidhu

In a setback for cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Supreme Court has agreed to reconsider the quantum of punishment for the Punjab minister in the 1998 road rage case.

Drug addiction in Punjab: NDPS Act is making convicts out of addicts instead of punishing peddlers
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Drug addiction in Punjab: NDPS Act is making convicts out of addicts instead of punishing peddlers

An entire generation in Punjab being ruined by drug abuse is a fact that became a matter of huge debate and controversy.

Punjab Village Common Lands Act: State's land rights empower Dalit farmers, allow them to lead better lives
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Punjab Village Common Lands Act: State's land rights empower Dalit farmers, allow them to lead better lives

Under the Punjab Village Common Lands (Regulation) Rules, one-third of the public agricultural land in each village is reserved for the members of SCs.

Amarinder Singh defends govt's stand in road rage case against Navjot Singh Sidhu, says it was only legal option available
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Amarinder Singh defends govt's stand in road rage case against Navjot Singh Sidhu, says it was only legal option available

Amarinder Singh on Saturday defended his government's stand in the Supreme Court in a 30-year-old road rage case against cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu

Commonwealth Games 2018: Mirabai Chanu will look to change colour of medal at Gold Coast event
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Commonwealth Games 2018: Mirabai Chanu will look to change colour of medal at Gold Coast event

The World Championship gold made Mirabai a name to reckon with and added credence to the belief that she was a bright medal prospect in events like Commonwealth Games,

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation election result: Congress sweeps polls with 62 wards; SAD-BJP down to 21
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Ludhiana Municipal Corporation election result: Congress sweeps polls with 62 wards; SAD-BJP down to 21

The Congress on Tuesday swept the Ludhiana Municipal Corporation 2018, winning as many as 62 of the 95 wards.

Punjab Civic Polls 2017: Congress sweeps municipal election, SAD-BJP allege misuse of state machinery for rigging
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Punjab Civic Polls 2017: Congress sweeps municipal election, SAD-BJP allege misuse of state machinery for rigging

Ruling Congress swept the three municipal corporations of Amritsar, Jalandhar and Patiala in the Punjab civic polls, while the opposition SAD-BJP alleged misuse of official machinery

Punjab election: 'Can't get a better result' claims Amarinder Singh, Navjot Sidhu says 'third victory in captain's turban'
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Punjab election: 'Can't get a better result' claims Amarinder Singh, Navjot Sidhu says 'third victory in captain's turban'

Amarinder Singh said that Congress' victory in Punjab was a "clear vindication of the government's policies" and a "defeat for the Opposition's propaganda"

Punjab civic polls: 30% turnout in Jalandhar, 25% in Amritsar till 12 pm; reports of violence in Patiala
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Punjab civic polls: 30% turnout in Jalandhar, 25% in Amritsar till 12 pm; reports of violence in Patiala

Voting for three municipal corporations of Amritsar, Jalandhar, and Patiala and 32 municipal councils and nagar panchayats in Punjab began on Sunday

Mirabai Chanu says she 'thought of giving up' weightlifting after Rio Olympics failure
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Mirabai Chanu says she 'thought of giving up' weightlifting after Rio Olympics failure

Looking back at her Rio Games performance, Chanu said the big stage got to her and she became nervous when her turn came as an Olympic medal slipped through her fingers.

Punjab Congress releases list of over 100 candidates for municipal polls; election to be held on 17 December
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Punjab Congress releases list of over 100 candidates for municipal polls; election to be held on 17 December

Punjab Congress on Tuesday released three more lists of candidates for the forthcoming civic elections in the state, announcing 25 more names from Patiala, 79 from Jalandhar and 80 from Amritsar

Punjab BJP releases list of over 100 candidates for municipal polls; election to be held on 17 December
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Punjab BJP releases list of over 100 candidates for municipal polls; election to be held on 17 December

The state election committee of BJP Punjab on Tuesday announced the names of over 100 candidates for Jalandhar Municipal Corporation and 23 other municipalities.

Mirabai Chanu says winning gold at World Weightlifting Championships has made missing her sister's wedding worth it
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Mirabai Chanu says winning gold at World Weightlifting Championships has made missing her sister's wedding worth it

Imphal's Saikhom Mirabai Chanu lifted 85kg in snatch and 109kg in clean and jerk to total an impressive 194kg in the women's 48kg to pick up a rare honour for India on Thursday.

AAP accuses Punjab govt of fudging data on farmer suicides, says Amarinder Singh trying to downplay issue
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AAP accuses Punjab govt of fudging data on farmer suicides, says Amarinder Singh trying to downplay issue

Punjab's leader of Opposition Sukhpal Singh Khaira on Tuesday accused Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and his government of fudging figures on the growing number of suicides by debt-ridden farmers in the state.

Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted of rape: Curfew relaxed in Punjab, Haryana towns as violence subsides
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Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted of rape: Curfew relaxed in Punjab, Haryana towns as violence subsides

A day after large-scale violence broke out over the conviction of Gurmeet Ram Rahim, authorities in Punjab and Haryana relaxed curfew in some towns

Amarinder Singh's mother dies: 96-year-old Rajmata of Patiala was suffering from a prolonged illness
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Amarinder Singh's mother dies: 96-year-old Rajmata of Patiala was suffering from a prolonged illness

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh's mother 'Rajmata' Mohinder Kaur passed away this evening after prolonged illness at her residence in Patiala.

RK Pachauri sexual harassment case: Delhi HC asks trial court to record evidence from August
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RK Pachauri sexual harassment case: Delhi HC asks trial court to record evidence from August

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked a trial court in New Delhi to commence recording of evidence in the RK Pachauri sexual harrassment case from 1 August.