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AAP holds centrestage, even in Cong, Akali rallies at Maghi

Archit Watts: Muktsar: The Maghi Mela today proved to be an Aam Aadmi Party show with surging crowds at the party rally seemingly unnerving the Congress and the Shiromani Akali Dal. Even as the Congress and SAD dismissed AAP as a party of no consequence in Punjab, leaders of both the parties launched a vitriolic attack on AAP, and kept their focus on it during their speeches. Enthused by the large... 

Anarchy in Punjab, President’s role only option: Capt

Faridkot: Congress senior leader Capt Amarinder Singh today visited the families of deceased protesters, Gurjeet Singh and Bhagwan Krishan Singh at Sarawan and Niamiwala villages to express solidarity with their families. He also met Sikh activists protesting at Bajakhana, Bargari and Behbal Kalan villages in the district. He said a sense of anarchy was creeping into the state and the President’s... 

Capt leads Dharna outside Badal’s residence

Chandigarh: Former chief minister and Congress leader Capt Amarinder Singh along with other party leaders arrived at the residence of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal here on Friday morning to stage a dharna to raise demands related to the state, especially farmers. Capt Amarinder was accompanied by Sunil Jakhar and Rana Gurjit Singh among other Congress leaders and workers. The leaders were... 

Tainted Lal Singh set to replace Bjawa as Punjab Cong chief

Chandigarh: Lal Singh, a tainted former minister in Punjab, is known to be close to Capt Amarinder is likely to replace Partap Singh Bajwa as Punjab Congress chief. The party today indicated that Amarinder’s consent was being taken in the appointment of a new chief in Punjab. Lal Singh was among the five Punjab Ministers who were indicted for corruption by the state Lok Ayukat during the Beant Singh... 

Capt set to take Punjab Congress command

Chandigarh: Following the Capt Amarinder Singh’s Amritsar show of strength followed by the pro-Capt party legislatures meeting with AICC senior Vice President Rahul Gandhi, the top party command has left with hardly any option except to handover the command of Punjab Congress to a ‘real Capt’. However, it remains to be seen that how much time AICC top leadership takes and what methodology it... 

How would Amit Shah face the challenge thrown by Capt Amarinder?

JPJI BUREAU: Amritsar: Immediately after the Delhi poll BJP chief Amit Shah would be faced with another major challenge – how to make his proposed anti-drugs Amritsar rally more successful than that of the sitting MP and senior Congress leader Capt Amarinder Singh? During his ‘Lalkaar’ rally in Amritsar on Saturday, Capt Amarinder Singh declared that he would be holding similar rally on the day... 

Capt’s announcement forces BJP cancel Amritsar rally?

AMRITSAR: Several Congress leaders from Punjab including sitting and former MLAs and district presidents today said that the Bhartiya Janata Party had conceded the defeat and virtually given a walkover to the Congress by running away from holding the rally at Amritsar on January 22. In a joint statement the Congress leaders including Tripat Rajinder Singh Bajwa, Rana Gurjeet Singh, Sukhjinder Singh... 

Capt stroke: Amarinder’s Amritsar rally announcement puzzles Congress, BJP both

 JPJI BUREAU: Chandigarh: By announcing a parallel rally in Amritsar on January 22, Punjab former CM and senior Congress leader Capt Amarinder Singh has put his own party high command as well opposition BJP in a confusing situation. Capt’s masterstroke of Amritsar rally on January 22 has already sent a shocking wave in the Punjab BJP cadre, which would find it difficult to gather crowed for the... 

Majithia to be summoned again in Rs 6000cr drug case

Jalandhar: The Enforcement Directorate is likely to summon state Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia again in connection with the ongoing investigations into the multi-crore Bhola drug racket. The minister was grilled for more than four hours last week. Sources said he furnished only a few documents pertaining to his assets and firms when he appeared in the ED office here on December 26. The ED... 

Capt blames Badal for denying Pb Jats benefits of OBC reservation

CHANDIGARH: Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha and president of the All India Jat Maha Sabha, Capt Amarinder Singh today blamed the Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal for the denial of benefits under OBC reservation to the poor Jats of Punjab. Addressing a state level convention organised to appoint the state and district level office bearers of the Sabha in Punjab, Capt Amarinder expressed surprise... 

After Amarinder’s show of strength Bajwa stands isolated

Chandigarh: After Capt Amarinder Singh deliberately ignoring PPCC President Partap Singh Bajwa by not including him in the dinner that he hosted to mark the victory of his wife Parneet Kaur as MLA from Patiala, Bajwa stands to be isolated. Almost all Punjab MLAs, baring four, MLAs and other Congress prominent leaders from Punjab including the former CM Rajinder Kaur Bhattal attended the lunch hosted...