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Sukhbir Singh Badal detained during protest outside Amarinder Singh’s residence
India

Sukhbir Singh Badal detained during protest outside Amarinder Singh’s residence

Badal and his party members were protesting to demand the removal of health minister Balbir Singh Sidhu and demanded a probe by the CBI into alleged irregularities

Punjab spurious liquor deaths: 38 dead, eight arrested; police to conduct raids in Amritsar, Batala, Tarn Taran
India

Punjab spurious liquor deaths: 38 dead, eight arrested; police to conduct raids in Amritsar, Batala, Tarn Taran

The Punjab DGP said that a resident of a village in Amritsar district had been arrested for culpable homicide not amounting to murder and under provisions of Excise Act

Punjab to award Rs 5,100 cash prize to each students scoring 98% or above in PSEB class 12 exams, announces Amarinder Singh
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Punjab to award Rs 5,100 cash prize to each students scoring 98% or above in PSEB class 12 exams, announces Amarinder Singh

The report said that out of 1,903 government senior secondary schools in the state, 1,204 achieved 100 percent result.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Amarinder Singh directs Punjab chief secretary to draw guidelines for film, song shoots
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Amarinder Singh directs Punjab chief secretary to draw guidelines for film, song shoots

A team of three Punjabi singers and actors made an appeal to the chief minister to clearly define protocols of working during the coronavirus outbreak

Punjab universities postpone final semester exams till July 15 due to COVID-19 pandemic
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Punjab universities postpone final semester exams till July 15 due to COVID-19 pandemic

The announcement was made by Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh.

Kartarpur Corridor: Amarinder Singh, Imran Khan bond during bus ride over decades-old cricketing ties between families
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Kartarpur Corridor: Amarinder Singh, Imran Khan bond during bus ride over decades-old cricketing ties between families

The Punjab chief minister was part of the first batch of over 550 Indian pilgrims who entered Pakistan through the Kartarpur corridor, which was thrown open days ahead of the 550th birth anniversary of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev on 12 November.

Punjab Police nabs sixth member of Khalistan Zindabad Force Gurdev Singh from Amritsar for dropping arms, ammunition
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Punjab Police nabs sixth member of Khalistan Zindabad Force Gurdev Singh from Amritsar for dropping arms, ammunition

Gurdev Singh, brother of a Germany-based handler of a terror module, Khalistan Zindabad Force (KZF), has been arrested by State Crime Branch team in Amritsar for alleged involvement in the dropping of arms and ammunition by drones from across the border in Punjab

Amarinder Singh slams Pakistan for dropping arms, requests Amit Shah to look into recent incidents of drones delivering weapons to Punjab
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Amarinder Singh slams Pakistan for dropping arms, requests Amit Shah to look into recent incidents of drones delivering weapons to Punjab

Punjab chief minister, Amarinder Singh raised the issue of the increase in recent incidents of Pakistan-origin drones delivering weapons and communication devices into the state, to Home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday and requested him to look into the problem first hand

Amarinder Singh hopes Pakistan's move to downgrade diplomatic ties with India won't impact progress made towards Kartarpur Corridor
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Amarinder Singh hopes Pakistan's move to downgrade diplomatic ties with India won't impact progress made towards Kartarpur Corridor

Reacting to reports of Pakistan's decision to expel the Indian High Commissioner in Islamabad and to review bilateral agreements with New Delhi, the chief minister described Islamabad's reaction as 'knee-jerk and uncalled for'.

Captain Amarinder Singh calls on Narendra Modi in first ‘courtesy meeting’ since Lok Sabha election results
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Captain Amarinder Singh calls on Narendra Modi in first ‘courtesy meeting’ since Lok Sabha election results

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Monday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and termed it a "courtesy meeting".

Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns from Punjab cabinet amid tiff with Amarinder Singh; tweets letter sent to Rahul Gandhi on 10 June
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Navjot Singh Sidhu resigns from Punjab cabinet amid tiff with Amarinder Singh; tweets letter sent to Rahul Gandhi on 10 June

The resignation comes amid reports regarding Navjot Singh Sidhu's failure to take charge as power minister in Punjab.

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh rejects Harsimrat Kaur Badal's claim of Congress disrupting her poll rallies
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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh rejects Harsimrat Kaur Badal's claim of Congress disrupting her poll rallies

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday rejected Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal's accusations of the Congress disrupting her poll rallies.

As AAP Punjab MLA Nazar Singh Manshahia joins Congress, Amarinder Singh takes a dig at party saying it has completely lost narrative
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As AAP Punjab MLA Nazar Singh Manshahia joins Congress, Amarinder Singh takes a dig at party saying it has completely lost narrative

The Punjab chief minister said, "Like-minded people from other parties were joining the Congress in Punjab in large numbers. It was a clear sign of complete disillusionment within AAP, which had lost its 'locus standi' amid a party-wide rebellion."

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh calls Narendra Modi 'worst leader India has seen since Independence'
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Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh calls Narendra Modi 'worst leader India has seen since Independence'

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the "worst leader India has seen since Independence".

Amarinder Singh flays Pakistan over terror attacks in Punjab at Kartarpur Corridor foundation stone-laying ceremony
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Amarinder Singh flays Pakistan over terror attacks in Punjab at Kartarpur Corridor foundation stone-laying ceremony

Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday hit out at Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa, blaming him for terror activities in the state and killings of Indian soldiers at the border.

Imran Khan calls Navjot Sidhu to invite him for 18 August swearing-in ceremony at Islamabad
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Imran Khan calls Navjot Sidhu to invite him for 18 August swearing-in ceremony at Islamabad

Pakistan's prime minister-elect Imran Khan called up Navjot Sidhu to extend invitation to his oath-taking ceremony in Islamabad on 18 August

Punjab govt employees who test positive for drugs will be treated not punished, says CM Amarinder Singh
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Punjab govt employees who test positive for drugs will be treated not punished, says CM Amarinder Singh

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Monday made it clear that government employees who are found positive in the dope test to be conducted on them would not be punished or sacked but would be provided treatment.

High Court urges Amarinder Singh to devise ways by which to revamp prosecution of drug cases in Punjab
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High Court urges Amarinder Singh to devise ways by which to revamp prosecution of drug cases in Punjab

The Punjab and Haryana High court on Wednesday asked chief minister Amarinder Singh to examine and devise ways to strengthen the prosecution of criminal cases.

Amarinder Singh condemns Afghan terror blast, urges global communities to come together to wipe out terrorism
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Amarinder Singh condemns Afghan terror blast, urges global communities to come together to wipe out terrorism

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh has strongly condemned the terror attack in Afghanistan which left at least 19 people dead.

Indian cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur joins Punjab police as Deputy Superintendent
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Indian cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur joins Punjab police as Deputy Superintendent

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and Director General of Police (DGP) Suresh Arora pinned the stars on Harmanpreet's uniform.