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Congress Releases 1st List Of Candidates For Punjab, Sidhu To Contest From Amritsar East

Jan 15, 2022 PTI

As Congress released its first list of candidates for the upcoming Punjab Assembly elections, Navjot Singh Sidhu finds himself contesting from Amritsar East and CM Charanjit Singh Channi from Chamkaur Sahib.

Charanjit Singh Channi Says Congress Should Declare Next Punjab CM Candidate

Jan 12, 2022 PTI

Current Chief Minister of Punjab, Charanjit Singh Channi, suggested that Congress should declare the next Chief Ministerial candidate for the upcoming Punjab Assembly elections.


Sonu Sood's Sister Joins The Congress Party In Punjab

Sood's sister joined the party in the presence of Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi and Sidhu.

Supreme Court Sets Up Special Panel To Probe Into Modi's Security Breach In Punjab

Jan 10, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

On January 5, the Prime Minister’s convoy was stranded on a flyover due to a blockade by protesters in Ferozepur after which he returned from poll-bound Punjab without attending any event, including a rally.


Guru Gobind Singh: Father Of The Khalsa Pant

Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti: Born in Bihar, the last Guru of Sikhism gave the surname of Singh (Lion) to every Sikh and also took the name for himself. Here's a look at his life and teachings.

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08 January, 2022

Tough Road Ahead For BJP In Poll-Bound States As Demands Yet To Be Met: Farmer Leaders

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With the Election Commission announcing poll dates for five states, including Punjab and Uttar Pradesh, farmer leaders on Saturday said it is a tough road ahead for the BJP as the Centre is yet to meet their demands.


08 January, 2022

Centre Grants VIP Security Cover To Punjab MLA Who Recently Joined BJP

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The Union government has provided the Y+ category VIP security cover to Punjab MLA Fatehjang Singh Bajwa who recently joined the BJP, according to official sources.


07 January, 2022

Akhilesh Yadav Takes A Jibe At PM Modi Over Security Breach In Punjab

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“At least the BJP and the PM then should have told why the three central black laws were brought and withdrawn.The country was deprived of knowing it and this is what I regret,” Yadav said.


07 January, 2022

Navjot Singh Sidhu Alleges Modi's Security Lapse To Be BJP's Political Ploy Before Upcoming Elections

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The prime minister's convoy was stranded on a flyover due to a blockade by protesters in Punjab's Ferozepur on Wednesday, after which he returned from the poll-bound state without attending any event, including a rally.


07 January, 2022

Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb Performs Yagna For PM Modi's Good Health

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The ruling BJP in Tripura held torch rallies in all eight districts and 23 sub-divisions of the state to protest over the stopping of PM's convoy in Punjab


07 January, 2022

Cong Accuses PM, BJP Of Defaming, Insulting Punjab, Punjabiat Over Security Lapse Issue

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The party also sought fixing of accountability of security agencies, including the Special Protection Group (SPG) and the Intelligence Bureau (IB).


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07 January, 2022

'Cheap Theatrics': Punjab CM Channi Calls Out PM Modi Over Security Breach Issue

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After Prime Minister Narendra Modi's security was recently breached in Punjab, Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi labelled it as a 'gimmick'. He also said that a leader of his stature should not indulge in 'such cheap theatrics'


07 January, 2022

Farmers Had No Plan To Obstruct PM Modi: Samyukta Kisan Morcha

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'There was no programme to stop the Prime Minister's visit or obstruct his visit,' SKM said in a statement after the PM's convoy was stopped en route to a political gathering in Firozpur, Punjab.


06 January, 2022

PM Modi Security Lapse: SC To Hear Plea On Friday, President Kovind Also Expresses Concern

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After Prime Minister Narendra Modi's convoy was stopped in Punjab due to a security breach by protestors, Supreme Court on Friday will hear a plea seeking investigation of the incident. President Ram Nath Kovind has also expressed concern regarding the same.


06 January, 2022

Controversy Over Security Of Prime Minister Is Very Unfortunate: Former PM Deve Gowda

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Terming the controversy over the security of the Prime Minister as "unfortunate", former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda on Thursday said that at no point there should be any complacency when it comes to protecting the highest executive office of India.


06 January, 2022

PM Modi Security Lapse: Punjab Govt Constitutes 2 Member High Level Committee For Probe

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The committee appointed by the Punjab Government to probe the security lapse of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's convoy comprises Justice (Retd.) Mehtab Singh Gill and Principal Secretary, Home Affairs and Justice, Anurag Verma.


06 January, 2022

Punjab Cabinet approves one-time grant for widows, dependent children

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This will be over and above the monthly pension of Rs 1,500 being given to them. This financial assistance will be credited directly into their bank accounts.


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06 January, 2022

Punjab CM expresses regret, denies security lapse after PM cuts short visit

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Modi, who landed in Bathinda and had to take the road route to Hussainiwala in Ferozepur because of inclement weather, was stuck on a flyover for 15-20 minutes due to a blockade by some farmers, an incident the Union Home Ministry described as a "major lapse" in his security.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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