CHANDIGARH: Stating that Punjab was in financial doldrums, chief minister-designate Amarinder Singh on Tuesday decided to go in for a simple swearing-in ceremony as an austerity measure."There will be nothing ostentatious about the oath-tak
Following are the prominent winners and losers in the Punjab assembly elections:Winners:Amarinder Singh (Congress, Patiala Urban)Parkash Singh Badal (Shiromani Akali Dal, Lambi)Sukhbir Singh Badal (SAD, Jalalabad)Navjot Singh Sidhu (Congress, Amritsa
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday conceded defeat in the Punjab and Goa assembly polls and said he accepted the people's mandate.Kejriwal appreciated the Aam Aadmi Party workers for their hard work in the elections."
New Delhi: The BJP headed for a stunning victory today in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, trampling a fragmented opposition that had hoped the demonetisation exercise would have chipped away at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity.The BJ
New Delhi: PM Narendra Modi took to twitter to react on the poll results of 5 states. Here's what PM tweeted.1.Gratitude to the people of India for the continued faith, support and affection for the BJP. This is very humbling & overwhelming.2
NEW DELHI: After Congress' victory in Punjab, Prashant Kishor, one of the key poll strategists for party in the state, on Saturday said AAP was one the toughest competitors his team has faced.He also congratulated Amarinder Singh, Congress's
New Delhi: The BJP will form governments in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur and the new Chief Ministers will be decided on Sunday, party President Amit Shah announced on Saturday.Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also address Bharatiya Ja
Chandigarh, March 11: The Congress was on Saturday headed for a two-third majority in the 117-seat Punjab assembly, with veteran Amarinder Singh set to return as Chief Minister of the border state.The Congress, which had been out of power in Pun
Chandigarh, March 11: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Saturday dubbed the Congress victory in Punjab assembly elections as its "revival" and blamed SAD's rout on its leadership's "arrogance and turning tr
Chandigarh, March 11: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal will submit his resignation to the Governor on Sunday following his party's defeat in the assembly election.The Shiromani Akali Dal, which ruled Punjab for 10 years in alliance
Punjab: Congress is seeking to return to power after a hiatus of 10 years. " This is the defeat of ego. This is the revival of the Congress, it is just the beginning. Congress will spread from here," Navjot Singh Sidhu,Congress said.
New Delhi, March 11: The AAP said on Saturday it was disappointed it did not win the Punjab assembly election but added that even becoming the main opposition was an achievement."We were hoping to form a government in Punjab," Aam Aadm
New Delhi, Mar 11: The BJP today headed for a huge win in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand while the Congress forged ahead in Punjab marked by an anti-incumbency wave in the three states while they were locked in a close contest in Goa and Manipur.Accor