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Capt gets command of Punjab Congress

 New Delhi: Bringing to an end speculation of months over the leadership of the Punjab Congress, national party chief Sonia Gandhi on Friday appointed Capt Amarinder Singh president of the state Congress committee. Former Punjab finance minister Lal Singh was appointed senior vice-president, according to a press statement issued by the party. Ambika Soni was appointed chairperson of the party campaign... 

AAP, Cong engaged in self-conflicts: Majithia

Majitha (Amritsar): Punjab Revenue and Public Relations Minister Mr. Bikram Singh Majithia today launched a scathing attack on Aam Aadmi Party and Congress and said the both AAP and Congress have collapsed in the state like pack of cards with infighting intensifying in both parties for crumbs of power and position. While distributing grants here for development projects in villages including Kajikot... 

Bhattal, Capt trade charges of Akalis support

Varinder Singh with inputs from JPJI: Chandigarh: The ongoing ‘ceasefire’ between the former Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh and his arch-rival and the PPCC chief Partap Singh Bajwa notwithstanding, Senior Congress leader and former CM Rajinder Kaur Bhattal today launched a full-fledged war against veteran party leader Capt Amarinder Singh accusing him of “clinching a deal” with... 

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... 

In Ludhiana Congmen greet Bajwa with protest

Ludhiana: A number of this industrial city Congressmen considered loyalists of Capt Amarinder Singh on Wednesday staged protest against PPCC President Partap Singh Bajwa. Demanding his immediate replacement to save the Punjab Congress, they also burnt an effigy of Bajwa. High drama prevailed for almost an hour as protesting Congressmen waited for Bajwa to come to the hotel for a scheduled interaction... 

Punjab hikes VAT on diesel,drinks & cigarettes

Chandigarh: People will have to pay more for diesel, cold drinks and cigarette in Punjab with SAD-BJP led state government raising Value Added Tax (VAT) on these products.  In a notification issued on October 1, Punjab Excise and Taxation department has increased VAT rate on diesel (other than premium diesel), cold drinks (including aerated drinks, soda) and Cigarette and Cigar by 1 per cent, 5 per... 

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... 

Replace Bajwa with Amrinder as PPCC chief: Singla

Bathinda: Congress leader and former MP Surinder Singla today said voices within the party to replace Punjab Congress president Partap Singh Bajwa were getting louder with each passing day. He claimed a number of senior leaders had conveyed their sentiment to the party high command. He said he had recently met top party leaders in New Delhi. He refrained from giving details of the meeting, but said:...