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Rana KP Singh calls upon legislators to make collective efforts to ensure welfare of Punjab

CHANDIGARH: The Speaker Punjab Vidhan Sabha Rana KP Singh today called upon the legislators of the state to rise above the party politics and work collectively to ensure the welfare of Punjab.

SAD demands dismissal of SHO and high level inquiry into beating up of mining official in illegal policy custody.

CHANDIGARH- The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today demanded immediate dismissal of the SHO who had kept a mining official in illegal custody to force a compromise with the mining mafia backed by Congress Ghanaur legislator Madan Lal Jalalpur. 

Only 'Brahma' Modi knows about date of House session: Congress

NEW DELHI; The Congress on Tuesday alleged that the government is delaying the winter session of Parliament to avoid questions from the opposition on issues like unemployment, corruption, GST and allegations against Amit Shah's son Jay Shah, which could expose them in the Gujarat polls.

Will decide dates of winter session soon: Minister

NEW DELHI; Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar on Tuesday hit out at the Congress for targeting the government over delay in convening the winter session of Parliament and said that the dates would be decided soon.

Three Gangsters arrested by Batala Police under NDPS Act

Putting another feather in its Cap, Batala Police today claimed to have arrested three Gangsters under NDPS Act with the recovery of narcotics and lethal weapons from their possession.

Istri Akali Dal workers brave police barricades in attempt to reach Sukhpal Khaira’s residence

CHANDIGARH: – Istri Akali Dal workers today braved police barricades as well as police personnel in an attempt to reach drug accused AAP leader of opposition Sukhpal Khaira’s residence even as they announced they would not let him enter the Vidhan Sabha in the forthcoming winter session in case he did not resign forthwith.

Opposition slams Bihar BJP chief for 'finger chopping' remark

PATNA:  The opposition RJD and Congress on Tuesday slammed Bihar BJP chief Nityanand Rai for his remarks that fingers raised at Prime Minister Narendra Modi will either be "broken or chopped off".

Government avoiding Parliament due to Gujarat polls: Congress

NEW DELHI;  The Congress on Tuesday alleged the government is deliberately delaying the winter session of Parliament to avoid questions from the opposition benches which can hamper its prospects in the Gujarat assembly polls.

NC vice president, woman councilor among four booked for cheating, conspiracy

Nakodar: The Nakodar city police have booked nagar council vice president, woman councilor and two persons on charges of cheating, fraud and criminal conspiracy.

Security cover of Manipur Congress MLAs slashed

Imphal: The security cover of 16 Congress legislators in Manipur has been slashed to seven personnel each, from the earlier count of 15, with effect from Monday, a police officer said.

Police posted outside Deepika's parents' home in Bengaluru

BENGALURU: Police personnel have been posted outside the residence of Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone's parents here following threats over her role in the Hindi film "Padmavati", the police said on Tuesday.

Congress second list of 13 nominees for Gujarat polls has four replacements

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Monday released a second list of 13 candidates for the first phase of Gujarat elections scheduled on December 9, including four new contestants in place of candidates announced earlier.

Karnataka CM tells Haryana to act against those threatening Deepika

BENGALURU:  Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has urged the Haryana government to act against fringe elements threatening to bodily harm Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone for her lead role in Hindi film "Padmavati".

Stand by Rs 10-crore offer for beheading Bhansali, says BJP leader

GURUGRAM: Kunwar Surajpal Singh Ammu, a ruling BJP leader in Haryana, on Monday said he firmly stands by his announcement of Rs 10-crore reward for beheading Bollywood filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and film actress Deepika Padukone over their movie "Padmavati".

Punjab CM welcomes move for Rahul's elevation as Congress chief

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday welcomed the proposed elevation of Rahul Gandhi as the Congress President, describing it as a "step in the right direction to revive the party's fortunes ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls".

Don't criticise just for sake of criticism, Punjab CM tells rivals

Chandigarh, Nov 20 (IANS) With political opponents questioning his style of functioning and Punjab government's performance, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday said while it welcomed healthy criticism, the opposition should refrain from criticism just for the sake of criticism.

Capt Amarinder welcomes move to elevate Rahul as congress president

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has welcomed the proposed elevation of Rahul Gandhi as Congress president, describing it as a step in the right direction to revive the party’s fortunes ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Congress declares roadmap for Rahul's elevation to President

NEW DELHI; The Congress Working Committee on Monday approved the road map for what looks like an unopposed elevation of its Vice President, Rahul Gandhi, as party President, barring an unexpected contest, enabling the passing of the mantle from his mother, who was at the helm for 19 years.

Mamata mourns Congress leader Dasmunsi's death

KOLKATA:  West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday condoled the death of Congress leader and former Union Minister Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi.

New Congress President to be elected on Dec 16

NEW DELHI:  The Congress party on Monday announced elections to choose the next party president on December 16 "if necessary", and a new Congress President will be announced on December 19.