Sudha clocked 10 minutes 03.01 seconds to finish over a hundred meters ahead of Uttar Pradesh state-mate Parul Chaudhary (10:18.10). Another Uttar Pradesh athlete Chinta Yadav claimed bronze with a time of 10:21.20
A gangster who played a key role in the sensational Nabha jailbreak was nabbed in Patiala district on Wednesday.
After guiding Congress to a thumping victory in the state Assembly polls, senior party leader Captain Amarinder Singh is all set to take oath as the chief minister of Punjab on 16 March.
After a long-drawn electoral battle which saw politicians attacking each other on issues like corruption and drug addiction, Congress won 77 out of the 117 seats that went for poll in Punjab
Riding on a high incumbency wave and anger against the Badals and the Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (SAD-BJP) alliance, Captain Amarinder Singh flinched two-thrid majority for Congress winning 77 seats in the Punjab Assembly election
A bunch of trusted foot soldiers are working overtime to ensure victory of Punjab Congress chief Captain Amarinder Singh and his political opponent and SAD candidates Gen J J Singh (Retd) in the polls to this prestigious Assembly seat.
The image on a banner in Patiala shows former chief minister, Patiala royal and Congress heavyweight Captain Amarinder Singh as part man and part lion, a modern day Narasimha of sorts.
The Aam Aadmi Party, which is making its debut in the Punjab state Assembly election is all set to take to the streets literally with Arvind Kejriwal taking part in a roadshow in Patiala on Friday.
Punjab Election 2017: Amarinder Singh seeks Congress permission to contest against Parkash Singh Badal
Giving an interesting turn to Punjab's politics, state Congress president Amarinder Singh has sought the Congress high command's permission to fight next month's Assembly elections against Chief Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal patron Parkash Singh Badal from the latter's assembly constituency of Lambi.
Khalistani Liberation Force (KLF) chief Harminder Singh Mintoo was on Monday sent to judicial custody till 14 December by a Delhi Court when the Punjab Police plea for his transit remand will be considered.
Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday voiced apprehension that Pakistan could be behind the sensational Nabha jailbreak.
Eminent Punjabi writer and novelist Gurdial Singh breathed his last in Bhatinda after a brief spell of illness, his family said. He was 83.
"We must stand united to condemn what happened at JNU and Jadavpur University," Prakash Javadekar said.
AAP's Patiala MP Dharamvira Gandhi has written a letter to party chief Arvind Kejriwal complaining against the "slander" campaign against him.
He said the people of Delhi gave AAP an opportunity to form government but party president Arvind Kejriwal betrayed them by resigning from the post of Chief Minister.
Ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Congress won one seat each in the by-polls to Patiala (urban) and Talwandi Sabo Assembly seats today but the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) finished a poor third.
On both seats, the AAP even failed to put up a fight to the main contenders. The party and its candidates not only meekly surrendered but lost their security deposits too
Congress leader and former union minister Preneet Kaur on Monday won the Patiala Assembly seat, defeating her nearest SAD rival Bhagwan Dass Juneja.
Polling began for the by-election in two assembly seats of Patiala and Talwandi Sabo in Punjab.