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'Time will reply': Navjot Sidhu posts cryptic tweet days after disciplinary action sought against him
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'Time will reply': Navjot Sidhu posts cryptic tweet days after disciplinary action sought against him

Though he didn't give any context to his tweet, it is being seen as a response to Chaudhary's letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi seeking action against Sidhu for trying to 'portray himself above the party'.

New Punjab Congress team meets Sonia, Rahul, discusses roadmap to strengthen party
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New Punjab Congress team meets Sonia, Rahul, discusses roadmap to strengthen party

Sonia Gandhi urged new state unit president Amarinder Singh Raja Warring and working president Bharat Bhushan Ashu to be the voice of the people of Punjab by raising their issues

Punjab polls: Sunil Jakhar slams Channi as liability, says 'his greed' let to Congress defeat
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Punjab polls: Sunil Jakhar slams Channi as liability, says 'his greed' let to Congress defeat

While Jakhar took a dig at Rajya Sabha MP Ambika Soni, who had proposed the name of Channi as the chief minister of Punjab, Balbir Singh Sidhu said that Congress scripted its own defeat in the Assembly polls

Election results 2022: PM Modi says 'Jeet ka chauka'; Holi comes early for BJP workers in 4 states
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Election results 2022: PM Modi says 'Jeet ka chauka'; Holi comes early for BJP workers in 4 states

Hinting at the next Lok Sabha elections in 2024, Narendra Modi, in his address from BJP headquarters in Delhi after BJP winning in four state Assembly polls, said through this result, voters of the country have shown their understanding, indicating what is going to happen next.

Mann of the Match: It's a Kejripoll in Punjab as Congress and Akalis wiped out in AAP wave that uproots giants
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Mann of the Match: It's a Kejripoll in Punjab as Congress and Akalis wiped out in AAP wave that uproots giants

The party has won 90 of the 117 seats and emerged as the giant-slayer by defeating three former chief ministers including Charanjit Singh Channi, Parkash Singh Badal and Amarinder Singh

Election results 2022: Time to reform our leadership, reaffirm the idea of India that Congress stands for, says Tharoor
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Election results 2022: Time to reform our leadership, reaffirm the idea of India that Congress stands for, says Tharoor

The Congress has headed for a big defeat in all the five states that went for Assembly polls this year

'Spectacular and extraordinary': Yogendra Yadav on AAP's historical win in Punjab
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'Spectacular and extraordinary': Yogendra Yadav on AAP's historical win in Punjab

The Swaraj Party chief and ex-AAP leader said that the results are more an indictment on the political establishment rather than an endorsement of the Aam Aadmi Party

Punjab Assembly election results 2022: AAP chose Bhagwant Mann as CM candidate through televoting; read about the process
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Punjab Assembly election results 2022: AAP chose Bhagwant Mann as CM candidate through televoting; read about the process

As AAP inches towards historic win in Punjab, here's decoding the process which was used by Aam Aadmi Party to choose Bhagwant Mann as their chief ministerial candidate

Election results 2022: Congress' worst performance in decades, workers stage protest, leaders seek 'revamp'
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Election results 2022: Congress' worst performance in decades, workers stage protest, leaders seek 'revamp'

Election results 2022: While BJP has a comfortable lead in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress today lost Punjab to AAP, and could not manage a comeback in Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur

Punjab Assembly election result 2022: What next for Navjot Singh Sidhu after getting clean bowled in Punjab?
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Punjab Assembly election result 2022: What next for Navjot Singh Sidhu after getting clean bowled in Punjab?

Punjab election result 2022: Did Navjot Singh Sidhu’s actions lead to Congress’s loss in Punjab? Will the party ask him to step down after losing his seat of Amritsar East to AAP’s Jeevan Jyot Kaur? Will he jump ship to the AAP?

Manish Tewari laments ‘UP-Bihari bhaiya’ controversy, says it is similar to race issue in US
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Manish Tewari laments ‘UP-Bihari bhaiya’ controversy, says it is similar to race issue in US

The Congress leader was reacting to the row that broke out when Charanjit Singh Channi had said that people of Punjab should not let ‘bhaiyas’ of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar enter the state

Charanjit Channi clarifies 'bhaiyas of UP, Bihar, Delhi' remark, Priyanka Gandhi says comment 'misconstrued'
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Charanjit Channi clarifies 'bhaiyas of UP, Bihar, Delhi' remark, Priyanka Gandhi says comment 'misconstrued'

The Punjab chief minister, in a video on Twitter, said that his statement was bent out of meaning and that it was directed at a few people who were allegedly causing ‘disruption’ in the state

Punjab polls: Charanjit Singh Channi sparks row with ‘bhaiya’ taunt; a look at who they are and past controversies
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Punjab polls: Charanjit Singh Channi sparks row with ‘bhaiya’ taunt; a look at who they are and past controversies

The Punjab chief minister called for a boycott of 'people from UP and Bihar’ as Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra watched on. His remarks have prompted a sharp response from rivals AAP

Assembly Elections 2022: Centre extends VIP security cover to around 24 BJP leaders in UP, Punjab
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Assembly Elections 2022: Centre extends VIP security cover to around 24 BJP leaders in UP, Punjab

Some of the protectees include Union minister SPS Baghel, BJP party candidate against SP chief Akhilesh Yadav, Ramesh Chand Bind, singer Hans Raj Hans and Punjab’s Parminder Singh Dhindsa and Avtar Singh Zira

Punjab polls: PM Modi calls AAP 'photocopy' of Congress, says one spreads drug menace, other getting youths addicted to alcohol
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Punjab polls: PM Modi calls AAP 'photocopy' of Congress, says one spreads drug menace, other getting youths addicted to alcohol

At a Pathankot rally, the prime minister said that the Congress had questioned the soldier's capabilities during the Pulwama attack in 2019

Punjab polls: Manish Gulati, Punjab women's panel chief, joins BJP; #MeToo accusations may haunt Charanjit Singh Channi
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Punjab polls: Manish Gulati, Punjab women's panel chief, joins BJP; #MeToo accusations may haunt Charanjit Singh Channi

Punjab Assembly Election: The Punjab Women's Commission chairperson came into the limelight when she had sought clarification on sexual harassment allegations against the current chief minister in 2018

Punjab Assembly elections: Calls for change in Malwa give AAP a fighting chance
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Punjab Assembly elections: Calls for change in Malwa give AAP a fighting chance

While people have one complaint or the other with the Congress and the Akali Dal, there is no major grouse with the Arvind Kejriwal-led party

Punjab Assembly Elections 2022: Have quit electoral politics, but will remain with Congress, announces Sunil Jakhar
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Punjab Assembly Elections 2022: Have quit electoral politics, but will remain with Congress, announces Sunil Jakhar

Only a few days ago, Jakhar had claimed that 42 MLAs wanted him to be the chief minister of the state after the unceremonious exit of Amarinder Singh last year

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim to leave prison after being granted furlough for 21 days
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Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim to leave prison after being granted furlough for 21 days

Gurmeet Ram Rahim is currently serving a life term in Haryana's Sunaria Jail for the murder of his manager, Ranjit Singh, in 2002

Punjab Assembly elections: Charanjit Singh Channi, a strategic CM face for Congress to secure Dalit votes
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Punjab Assembly elections: Charanjit Singh Channi, a strategic CM face for Congress to secure Dalit votes

Rahul Gandhi on Sunday opted for the incumbent chief minister over Navjot Singh Sidhu, saying ‘Punjab needs leader who can understand poor'