Profile of Harish Manav
According to the latest CAG report, the mining mafia has been causing a loss of Rs 5,000 crore to the state exchequer every year.
Sonali Phogat rose from a humble beginning to become a firebrand leader who loved to court controversies
"Channi was bound to lose from Bhadaur, but we never imagined that people of Bhadaur would give us such a big lead," Labh Singh Ugoke told Outlook.
Punjab Election 2022: Charanjit Singh Channi says the Congress party will re-emerge as the single largest party and no party is in competition
Right ahead of the 2022 assembly polls scheduled in February, Punjab's political map is brimming with new equations and alliances.
Mann, 50, started his career as a comedian before joining politics and earned a name by working in many stage shows and Punjabi’s films.
Newly appointed DGP Viresh Kumar Bhawra said that with Punjab Assembly Elections 2022 around the corner, Punjab Police will ensure the smooth conduct of elections.
The officers were interrogated in a BSF camp in Ferozepur by a three-member committee constituted by the Ministry of Home Affairs after an incident of a lapse in PM's Modi's security in Punjab on Wednesday.
The Prime Minister's convoy was blocked en route to a rally in Ferozepur in Punjab on Wednesday, leading to accusations of negligence against Punjab Police and the Charanjit Singh Channi government.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's convoy was trapped for nearly 20 minutes on a Punjab highway on Wednesday after protesting farmers blocked the PM's convoy en route to Ferozepur.
As farm leader Gurnam Singh Charuni floats his own political party - Samyukt Sangharsh Party - he slammed political leaders and said they frame policies in 'favour of capitalists, while ignoring the interests of the poor'.
Right ahead of the Punjab Assembly Polls 2022, Captain Amarinder Singh formally announced a seat adjustment with the BJP. BJP’s Punjab election in-charge Gajendra Singh Shekhawat also confirmed it.
Farmers' organizations have warned that even though marches on the borders of Delhi have been lifted, farmers' dharnas in Punjab will continue until the Congress government waives loans of farmers as per its 2017 election manifesto.
As parties start preparing for the upcoming elections in Punjab, the recent repeal of the Farm Laws seems do have had any effect on BJP's popularity in the state.
As AAP is poised to head for the 2022 election without a CM face, Kejriwal's recent bout of promises of freebies and an over-bearing presence for the campaign have both drawn flak.
Performances of Punjabi actors, singers and stand-up comics, rise of women farm leaders and a social media blitz define the past one year of farmer protests.
AAP MLA from Raikot Jagtar Singh Jagga joined the Congress party in presence of Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi and PPCC Chief Navjot Singh Sidhu, while bidding adieu to the Aam Aadmi Party.
SKM leader,BKU (Rajewal) President Balbir Singh Rajewal told, 'thousands of farmers from Punjab,Haryana, UP and Uttrakhand are arriving at the morcha sites around Delhi with tractors and ration and other supplies.'
AAP national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal promised to provide Rs 1,000 per month to every woman in Punjab if they come to power.
Former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh had put a condition to repeal the agriculture law for the alliance of his new party Punjab Lok Congress with BJP.
Channi, who visited Pakistan to pay obeisance at the revered shrine Sri Kartarpur Sahib, on his return to the country said: ‘this is a historic occasion as the corridor has been reopened after the pandemic’.
The Punjab police had registered about 500 FIRs across the state against protesting farmers during the tenure of former CM Capt. Amarinder Singh.
The Sri Kartarpur Sahib corridor-- linking Dera Baba Nanak in India’s Gurdaspur to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Narowal, Pakistan--was Closed in March 2020 in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Punjab government is reluctant to take action against the farmers indulging in stubble burning despite the worsening air pollution in Delhi-NCR region.
The Haryana Government has decided that all schools in Gurugram, Faridabad, Sonipat and Jhajjar, will remain closed with immediate effect till November 17.