Amritsar: Famous cricketer and former captain of the Indian cricket team Bishan Singh Bedi on Friday announced his support for Capt Amarinder Singh, the Congress candidate from Amritsar. Bedi, who arrived here alongwith a group of his supporters, said, Capt Amarinder is the best leader to represent Amritsar.
Amritsar : Former Punjab Chief Minister and Congress candidate from Amritsar Capt Amarinder Singh on Friday warned Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia against trying to criminalise politics in Punjab.
By commenting that women should be careful while visiting places that are "dark and insecure" in the city, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) candidate for the Lok Sabha polls, Manpreet Singh Ayali has kicked up storm.
Amritsar: Former Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today asked BJP leader Arun Jaitley to check his facts about imposition of property tax in the state.
Amritsar: The Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President, Partap Singh Bajwa, here said that Deputy Chief Minister and the Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Singh Badal has admitted the utter failure of his own development model while projecting the Gujarat model for the entire country.
Former Punjab chief minister and Congress candidate from Amritsar Capt Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said that Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal had always exploited the sentiments of Punjabis for personal gains. He said, it was his personal greed that led Punjab going down in economy and development while personal fortunes of Badal went on multiplying.
Chandigarh : To boost the morale of the Congress candidates and give a fillip to the party’s campaign in Punjab, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and the Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi would campaign for them on April 24 and 25.
Patiala : Sikh philanthropist Surinder Pal Singh Oberoi has joined the club of eminent Sikhs who have got ‘Sikh of the year’ award at the House of Lords, London. The Sikh International Forum (TSIF) has given Oberoi this award for the year 2013.