Thursday, Sep 23, 2021

Punjab's New CM Charanjit Channi Faces Flak For Using Chartered Flight To Travel To Delhi

Sep 23, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

'What is the problem if the son of a poor man boarded a jet?' said new Punjab Chief Minister, Charanjit Singh Channi

How The Game Changed In Last Minutes In The Race For CM, Deputy CM Posts In Punjab

Sep 20, 2021 Harish Manav

The game changed in the last minutes as the names for the CM and Deputy CMs changed in the last 24 hours and Charanjit Singh Channi emerged as Punjab's first Dalit Chief Minister.

In Probable List Of Punjab CM Contenders, Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa Says ‘Never Hankered After Posts’

A minister in the earlier Captain Amarinder Singh led Congress government in Punjab, Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa said he is a ‘Congressman’.

Congress Cancels Legislature Party Meeting, High Command Likely To Announce Punjab CM Directly

Sep 19, 2021 Harish Manav

In the race for CM, there has been an influx of MLAs from Sunil Jakhar's house since morning, while the meeting of MLAs is also going on at Sukhjinder Randhawa's house. It is believed that Jakhar could be the Chief Minister as a Hindu face, while Randhawa could be made the Deputy Chief Minister.

Mystery Continues Over New Punjab CM; CLP Meeting Deferred

The Punjab Congress Legislative Party meeting was slated at 11 am on Sunday, however it has been deferred.

18 September, 2021

‘Sidhu Colluded With Pakistan, High Command Humiliated Me’: Amarinder Singh After Resigning As Punjab CM

Harish Manav

Former Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh said that he will not leave active politics after his resignation, but will decide his new platform after discussing with his supporters.

18 September, 2021

Priyanka Gandhi Holidays In Shimla Amid Crisis In Punjab Congress

Ashwani Sharma

The Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was seen holidaying at her bungalow in Shimla, at a time when rift has emerged between Congress leaders in Punjab.

18 September, 2021

Amarinder Singh vs Navjot Sidhu: AICC Calls Congress MLAs Meet Amid Rift In Party

Outlook Web Desk

The announcement was made by Congress general secretary Harish Rawat.

10 September, 2021

Farmer Bodies Urge Political Parties To Suspend Poll Campaign In Punjab

Outlook Web Desk

The farmers bodies have appealed political parties to suspend their poll campaign until the time poll schedule is out, so that focus remains on their protest.

30 August, 2021

Navjot Singh Sidhu Faces Protests From Shopkeepers In Home Constituency Of Amritsar

Outlook Web Desk

Some local Congress leaders said that the shopkeepers raised slogans against Sidhu, prompting him to leave the area soon after the inauguration of the renovated main gate of ba temple in Amritsar.

27 August, 2021

'Allow Me The Freedom To Take Decisions, Else...': Sidhu Tells Congress Leadership

Outlook Web Desk

Sidhu had said earlier that the party high command should give him the freedom to take decisions and he will ensure that the Congress remains in power in Punjab for the next 20 years.

27 August, 2021

Congress’ Rawat Asks To Be Relieved From Punjab Role

Outlook Web Desk

Congress leader Harish Rawat said he wants to concentrate on upcoming Uttarakhand Assembly polls.

27 August, 2021

Congress' Punjab 'Peace Plan' On Verge Of Collapse As Amarinder-Sidhu Crisis Deepens

Outlook Web Bureau

Calls by Sidhu’s supporters – four Punjab cabinet ministers and over 20 MLAs among them – for Singh’s ouster ahead of the assembly poll due in February 2022 have resurfaced, despite the Congress officially asserting that the Captain will stay on as CM to lead the party’s campaign.

25 August, 2021

High Command Chooses Amarinder Singh To Lead Congress In Punjab Polls Despite Pressure From Sidhu Camp

Outlook Web Bureau

AICC general secretary Harish Rawat on Wednesday said the next year’s Punjab Assembly polls will be fought under the leadership of CM Amarinder Singh

25 August, 2021

Punjab CM's Wife Blames PPCC Chief Navjot Singh Sidhu For Current Party Crisis

Outlook Web Bureau

Congress MP Preneet Kaur, who is Amarinder Singh’s wife, asked those who have raised a banner of revolt against the chief minister to refrain from raking up such issues saying it was 'damaging' the party ahead of the 2022 assembly elections.

23 August, 2021

Congress Leader Tewari Flays Remarks Of Sidhu’s Advisers on Kashmir, Pakistan

Outlook Web Desk

Congress leader Manish Tewari questioned should those be part of the party in Punjab who have pro-Pakistan leanings and don’t consider J&K part of India.

10 August, 2021

Cabinet Reshuffle? Punjab CM Amarinder Singh Meets Sonia Gandhi In Delhi

Outlook Web Bureau

This is Amarinder Singh's first meeting with Sonia Gandhi after the appointment of Navjot Singh Sidhu as the Punjab Congress president, which the chief minister had initially opposed.

05 August, 2021

Prashant Kishor Resigns As Principal Adviser To Punjab CM, Says ‘On Temporary Break From Public Life’

Outlook Web Bureau

Prashant Kishor’s decision to resign as Principal Advisor to the Chief Minister comes ahead of Punjab Assembly elections slated for 2022.

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Artists welcome tourists as they arrive to board Cordelia cruise ship on their way from Mumbai to Lakshadweep, during a Kerala Tourism event, in Kochi.

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A medic prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary in Srinagar.

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hands over a smart health card under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' (BSKY) scheme to a beneficiary, in Balangir district.

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Assam Chief Minister and NEDA convener Himanta Biswa Sarma during BJP State executive meeting, at Amingaon in Kamrup district.

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Swami Adya Tiwari, prime accused in Mahant Narendra Giri death case, being produced in the District Court, in Prayagraj.

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