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.
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.
13 Jun 2016
Jalandhar: Accusing the Akali Dal government of providing protection to illicit drugs trade in Punjab, Rahul Gandhi today said Congress party will help free the state of the menace by bringing in a new law and restore the money made by drug dealers to the victim families.
11 Mar 2016
Chandigarh: Punjab Congress workers today staged a demonstration over the alleged failure of the ruling SAD-BJP government to prevent atrocities on Dalits in the state.
27 Jun 2016
New Delhi: AAP yesterday slammed the appointment of Asha Kumari as Congress general secretary incharge of Punjab, replacing Kamal Nath, saying the party was not serious about getting rid of corruption in the state
06 Sep 2016
Chandigarh: Assembly elections in Punjab are likely to be held in the last week of January or first week of February next year, state chief electoral officer VK Singh said here on Tuesday.