13 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Congress MLAs spent the night in the Punjab Assembly seeking a debate on the no-confidence motion against the ruling SAD-BJP combine, which was defeated by voice vote, and have refused to vacate the House till the government gives an assurance that a discussion will be allowed on it.
13 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Punjab Congress MLAs on Tuesday refused to vacate the Assembly even after spending the night in the House and stuck to their demand of a debate on the no-confidence motion moved by the party against the state government.
11 Sep 2016
New Delhi: In political doghouse in Punjab for nearly a decade, Congress today said it suspected the new outfit floated by cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Sidhu was a "BJP-sponsored programme" to divide anti-incumbency votes.
19 Oct 2016
Hazaribagh: Congress MLA Nirmala Devi, the prime accused in the police firing incident on Oct 1 at Chirudih coal mining site, Barkagaon, was on Tuesday arrested from Oakni Mohalla.
20 Oct 2016
New Delhi: Joshi, one of the prominent faces of the Congress in Uttar Pradesh, joined the party in the presence of BJP chief Amit Shah.
10 Sep 2016
Samrala: Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh on Saturday hit out at Arvind Kejriwal saying anyone aspiring to be the Chief Minister of Punjab should have his roots in the state's culture and ethos as Punjabi pride and self-respect will not allow the rule by an ‘outsider’.
06 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Former Congress leader and ex-MP Jagmeet Singh Brar on Tuesday announced that he will extend "unconditional" support to AAP in Punjab after forming an "issue-based alliance" with the party. Describing AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal as "messiah on the country's political landscape", he said his front 'Lokhit Abhiyan' will give unconditional support to the party in the state.
19 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Cauvery Supervisory Committee is meeting on Monday to decide on the quantum of the river water to be released to Tamil Nadu and other states by Karnataka.
19 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Overruling differences between the two states, the Cauvery Supervisory Committee on Monday ordered Karnataka to release 3,000 cusecs water per day to Tamil Nadu between September 21 and September 30.
14 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: The four-day Punjab Assembly session on Wednesday ended on a bitter note with the concluding day witnessing unruly scenes, including a shoe being hurled towards the ruling combine members.