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Punjab polls: BSP declares remaining six candidates, accuses other parties of pushing UP into jungle raj
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Punjab polls: BSP declares remaining six candidates, accuses other parties of pushing UP into jungle raj

The Mayawati-led party has tied up with the Shiromani Akali Dal for the elections and contesting on 20 of 117 Assembly seats

'Get survey done from your party': Mann ridicules Sidhu on AAP's Punjab polls feedback
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'Get survey done from your party': Mann ridicules Sidhu on AAP's Punjab polls feedback

Mann, who is the AAP's chief ministerial face for the next month's Punjab Assembly polls, asked Sidhu to get a survey done from Congress for choosing the CM candidate

Punjab Assembly Election 2022: Congress releases video showing CM Channi as Thor, Oppn as aliens
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Punjab Assembly Election 2022: Congress releases video showing CM Channi as Thor, Oppn as aliens

The 34-second video features the Punjab chief minister as the god of thunder Thor who promises to save the state from ‘forces working against the interest of Punjab and its people’

Man arrested for attempted sacrilege bid at Patiala temple; politicians condemn incident
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Man arrested for attempted sacrilege bid at Patiala temple; politicians condemn incident

In a video, which surfaced on social media, the man is seen climbing the enclosure of the temple and reached the place where the idol of the goddess is placed, said police.

Punjab Assembly polls: Family members pitch in for contestants
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Punjab Assembly polls: Family members pitch in for contestants

With a ban on big gatherings and rallies by the Election Commission of India in view of COVID-19, family members of candidates are meeting voters personally to ensure they vote for their contestants

Dera Sacha Sauda sect followers behind 2015 sacrilege incidents, claims ex-HC judge Ranjit Singh
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Dera Sacha Sauda sect followers behind 2015 sacrilege incidents, claims ex-HC judge Ranjit Singh

Justice Singh made the revelation in his book The Sacrilege, based on the inquiry he conducted into the 2015 sacrilege and subsequent police firing incidents

Ahead of Punjab polls, Election Commission transfers two DCs, eight SSPs
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Ahead of Punjab polls, Election Commission transfers two DCs, eight SSPs

Giving details, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Punjab Dr S Karuna Raju said that the ECI has appointed Girish Dayalan as DC-cum-DEO Ferozepur, while Vineet Kumar will be the new DC-cum-DEO for Bathinda

Punjab Assembly elections: Congress tweets video suggesting Charanjit Singh Channi is party’s CM candidate
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Punjab Assembly elections: Congress tweets video suggesting Charanjit Singh Channi is party’s CM candidate

There is, however, no official statement by Congress or even the state unit about Channi being picked as the chief minister's face.

CM Channi to speak to his brother Manohar Singh over denial of party ticket in Punjab
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CM Channi to speak to his brother Manohar Singh over denial of party ticket in Punjab

Manohar Singh, who was eyeing a Congress ticket from the Bassi Pathana Assembly seat, had on Sunday said he will contest as an Independent from the constituency

Navjot Singh Sidhu welcomes EC's decision to postpone Punjab polls
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Navjot Singh Sidhu welcomes EC's decision to postpone Punjab polls

According to the statement issued by the ECI, the last date for filing the nomination for candidates is on 1 February, while the candidates can withdraw their nominations till 2 February. The results will be announced on 10 March.

Punjab polls: AAP announces three more candidates in its 10th list
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Punjab polls: AAP announces three more candidates in its 10th list

Former Patiala mayor and Shiromani Akali Dal leader Ajitpal Singh Kohli and ex-Congress leader Joginder Singh Mann will contest elections for AAP from Punjab

Election Commission extends ban on public rallies and roadshows in five poll bound states till 22 January
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Election Commission extends ban on public rallies and roadshows in five poll bound states till 22 January

EC granted a relaxation for the political parties to the extent that indoor meetings of maximum 300 persons or 50 percent of the capacity of the hall, or the prescribed limit set by state disaster management authorities

Former Punjab minister Joginder Mann ends 50 year ties with Congress, joins AAP
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Former Punjab minister Joginder Mann ends 50 year ties with Congress, joins AAP

Mann was miffed with the Congress over 'no action' against perpetrators of alleged multi-crore post-matric SC scholarship scam and non-grant of district status to Phagwara

Days after busting terror module, police seizes 2.5 kg RDX, arms in poll-bound Punjab
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Days after busting terror module, police seizes 2.5 kg RDX, arms in poll-bound Punjab

A detonator, a detonating cord, five explosive fuses along with wires and 12 live cartridges of AK-47 rifles, have also been seized, police said

With kite flying and pujas, India welcomes the harvest season
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With kite flying and pujas, India welcomes the harvest season

The festivals of Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bhogali Bihu, Uttarayan, and Paush Parva significantly mark the harvesting season of crops as the winter season ends and ushers in the spring

Lohri 2022: Date, Timings, Puja Vidhi and Rituals of the first festival of New Year
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Lohri 2022: Date, Timings, Puja Vidhi and Rituals of the first festival of New Year

This year, the Lohri Sankranti moment will be observed at 02:43 pm on 14 January (tomorrow), according to Drik Panchang.

Security breach or sinister plan? There’s more to the PM’s Punjab saga that meets the eye
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Security breach or sinister plan? There’s more to the PM’s Punjab saga that meets the eye

The glaring gaps in security must not be seen as an isolated event. It reeks of a larger sinister plan to create unrest in Punjab and the rest of India

AAP's chief ministerial face for Punjab polls to be announced next week: Arvind Kejriwal
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AAP's chief ministerial face for Punjab polls to be announced next week: Arvind Kejriwal

Last year, the AAP national convenor had announced that the party's chief ministerial face for the 2022 Punjab assembly polls would be from the Sikh community.

How Arvind Kejriwal has best chance to emerge on national scene and challenge BJP
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How Arvind Kejriwal has best chance to emerge on national scene and challenge BJP

With his politics that is decidedly leftist and populist, even if Arvind Kejriwal cannot break into leading the Opposition in 2024, he could be very well positioned by 2029

From sabotage to subversion: PM's security breach in Punjab latest example of Congress’ fall from grace
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From sabotage to subversion: PM's security breach in Punjab latest example of Congress’ fall from grace

As seen in Punjab, the Congress is brazenly undermining the office of the Prime Minister and by doing so, also damaging the integrity of our democratic institutions